| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:29 AM
This week, 32 years ago, gamers were enjoying the first month of the release of Nintendo's "Donkey Kong Jr.," MLB pitcher Gaylord Perry was ejected from a game for throwing a spitball and the following songs were the most popular in the United States,...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:41 AM
TOKIO - Las ventas globales acumuladas de la consola Playstation 4 superaron los 10 millones de unidades poco antes de cumplirse nueve meses desde que fue lanzada al mercado, informó hoy el fabricante del dispositivo, Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE)....
| Aug 26, 2014
| 1:46 PM
The following items were gathered from River Forest police reports:
A 24-year-old River Forest man was charged with battery and resisting arrest after he hit officers trying to stop him from trying to hit another person in a parking on the 7200 block of...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Todd Martens explores the world of video games in his series of stories, The Player, on Hero Complex.
Disneyland's Legends of Frontierland a fun dose of wacky live action (July 26)
Mobile games keep it simple and smart (July 19)
| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:05 AM
Customers of Towson's artisan bakery La Cakerie could easily mistake their surroundings for an enlarged dollhouse kitchen; high-pitched strains of pop music bounce off pink walls and the aroma of baking cake batter wafts through the air.
| Aug 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In the "console wars" of the early 1990s, I was in the trenches. Joystick in hand, I fought under the banner of Super Mario for Nintendo against the evil Sega and its not-so-super Sonic the Hedgehog.
At least, that was how it felt in elementary school....
| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:45 PM
That video games — a technology-driven mix of art, commerce and competition — are here to stay is undisputed. It's now the biggest entertainment industry and an influential culture.
So why does Jeremy Snead's "Video Games: The Movie," an...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:12 PM
Fremont High history teacher Kenia Gomez didn't have much of a summer break. Neither did her students on the school's Academic Decathlon team. They spent three days a week on the South Los Angeles campus, prepping for next year's competition.
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Ubisoft's "Watch Dogs" may have been the top selling video game in June, but Electronic Arts may have seen the biggest sales bump thanks to the World Cup.
The company's "FIFA" soccer franchise ranked in the top 10 for the first time this year because...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Disney has its "Wreck-It Ralph," now Sony has "Pixels," a family feature that includes characters from popular video games.
Just days before it presents the film at San Diego Comic-Con, Sony has revealed an impressive roster of icons from '80s...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 6:30 PM
In between filming his movies, television shows and doing stand-up comedy, Robin Williams would spend countless hours playing videogames -- in fact he considered himself a "huge" gamer, even naming his only daughter after the princess in Nintendo's "The...