| Aug 16, 2014
THE PLAYER “You’re not too old for those?” she asked. The question came from a date who arched her head […]...
| Aug 9, 2014
THE PLAYER Early in the sci-fi mobile game “Revolution 60,” one character is essentially rendered brain-dead. Our heroine, Holiday, frets […]...
| Jul 19, 2014
About a year ago, hip-hop’s enduring crank Eminem rapped what many interpreted as a jab at the increasing complexity of […]...
| Jul 26, 2014
“Hey,” the kid said. “I can get you out of jail.” I politely said no. Standing in lockup, after all, […]...
| 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...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 2:08 PM
The Electronic Entertainment Expo, also known as E3, comes to a close today. Here are the top five takes from this year's expo.
1. The games - Last year, it was about the next-generation consoles. This year, E3 is focuses on showcasing and previewing...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Days after removing ultra popular mobile game Flappy Bird from the Apple App Store and Google Play, developer Dong Nguyen has finally given an explanation for his decision to kill the game: It was too addictive.
Nguyen, a 29-year-old independent...
| May 7, 2014
| 8:48 AM
It looks like Shaquille O'Neal is returning to the video game market.
The former Magic star and Orlando resident will star in a sequel to the mid-1990s fighting game Shaq Fu, GameSpot.com reports.
A crowdsourcing campaign on Indiegogo.com for Shaq...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 8:43 AM
If you have used the Google Maps app on your smartphone recently, you might have noticed a new feature.
Just in time for April Fools' Day, the company has launched the Google Maps Pokemon Challenge, where anyone with the app can catch Pokemon in...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 5:17 PM
The new Xbox One and PlayStation 4 fueled a 50% spike in video game console sales in December, compared with a year earlier, as enthusiasts rushed to buy the latest systems.
Micrososoft's Xbox One was the top-selling console in December, but Sony's...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:01 PM
The Wall Street Journal, renowned for its great humor writing, has thrown down the gloves to take a few barefisted swipes at Los Angeles, on the verge of the Stanley Cup Final.
Among the sly comic treasures in it's article, titled "A Rangers Fan's Guide...