| May 3, 2014
| 9:47 PM
A Boca Raton Holocaust remembrance group is creating a video pinball game to help children learn about the Holocaust.
Electronic games that offer lessons about the Holocaust, the destruction of 6 million Jews in Europe during World War II, have been...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:11 PM
The saying, 'it's what's on the inside that counts,' also applies in the world of gaming, apparently.
From the outside, a NES cartridge put up for auction by eBay seller muresan might look like trash -- with a ripped label where someone wrote "Mario"...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:07 AM
The stranger showed up Tuesday morning at the Jacob family home in Sykesville in a black car with six chickens and a bundle of apologies.
The mystery of the Sykesville chicken heist was solved.
"I swear to you, you couldn't make this up," said Karen...
| Jan 10, 2014
You will find only nerdy reverie, old-school video games and at least one ironic, unflattering portrait of Miley Cyrus at "Revenge of the Nerdcore: Episode II," an exhibit opening Saturday, Jan. 11, at Ink and Pistons Gallery.
The site of so many...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Sony and Naughty Dog's "The Last of Us" has received 13 D.I.C.E. Awards nominations, including game of the year, from the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences.
The nominations are the most received for any video game released in 2013. Other...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Sony and Microsoft may have winners with their next-generation video game consoles, the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, but rival Nintendo can't say the same with its Wii U. In fact, the device is pretty much a flop.
In a stunning reversal, Nintendo has...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 7:47 PM
Josh Wittenkeller has put his passion for sci-fi, comic books and video games to good use.
Besides running a Pokemon and Nintendo-focused YouTube channel (TheJWittz, with more than 800,000 subscribers), the Grayslake native will compete for the $100,000...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:30 AM
After producing game shows like "Jeopardy and "Wheel of Fortune," Sony Pictures Television has launched its first mobile game, "Suits and Swords," which it hopes to turn into a franchise on digital platforms like smartphones and tablets.
| May 11, 2014
My young-adult son, Jeff, and I don't always see eye to eye. I give him good advice; he says I am meddling. I plan; he wings it. Our mother-son dynamic can be rocky at times. Imagine that.
When my husband dropped out of a November trip to New York...
| May 13, 2014
| 7:53 AM
His driver-hailing app Uber has made enemies of taxi drivers round the world. Over a steak sandwich in San Francisco, one of Silicon Valley’s most combative operators tells Tim Bradshaw, ‘Ultimately, progress and innovation win’
| Apr 26, 2014
| 4:56 PM
As one online commentator put it, "This is like discovering a UFO for gaming."
The writer was referring to the dusty scene captured in a YouTube video shot in the New Mexico desert, where makers of a film documentary began digging in a landfill in...