| Nov 9, 2010
This holiday all three major video game platforms Nintendo Wii, Sony PlayStation 3 and Microsoft Xbox 360 finally feature motion control. Unless you have an unlimited budget to purchase all three consoles, choosing the right one just got more...
| Nov 10, 2010
| 12:33 PM
From the Midnight Sun blog:
In response to an inquiry from the federal government trade czar, the Recording Industry Association of America released Monday a filing itemizing "notorious markets" across the globe.
Notorious markets are physical places...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 9:04 AM
The Oakland A's fired their manager. The Florida Marlins fired their hitting coach. Can you imagine? Whoever heard of such a thing -- firing somebody for failing?
First thought: Jim Hendry had better hide the papers and the Interwebs from Fanboy Owner...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 5:00 AM
"Game Faces" is an ongoing series where we will look at the people behind the well-worn game controllers of Baltimore. They might be your neighbor, your elected official or your bartender. Whoever they are, they love games, just like you. Want to show...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 11:07 AM
Even if the rumors about the next-generation consoles not supporting used games are false, we appear to be entering a problematic stage in physical videogame media. The growing ease of digital distribution as well as mandatory online passes and DRM have...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 7:36 PM
Chelsea Haig huddled under a pink blanket outside Toys 'R' Us in Towson, sipping a cup of coffee in the dark as she chatted up other bargain hunters lined up in camp chairs.
"I went to my grandmother's and skipped out on everyone," the White Marsh...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 3:46 PM
After Thanksgiving dinner, many people just relax, take a nap, or watch football, but if shopping is your game, it’s go time! Black Friday is serious business for retailers, but for Linda Miller, it’s an exciting reminder that Christmas is...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 8:58 PM
What won't it charge for?
The Morning Call
NFL teams extort exorbitant personal seat license fees from fans just for the "privilege" of buying a season ticket.
The NFL routinely schedules games that last until nearly midnight on school...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 10:53 AM
Single game tickets for the 2012 Lancaster Barnstormers season will go on sale on Saturday, February 11 at 10:00 am, the earliest date in years. Tickets for all 70 regular season home games, including Opening Night and a club-record 21 fireworks shows,...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 8:06 AM
This weekend my son and I went shopping for new characters for the video game Skylanders: Spyro’s Adventures: And the real adventure was avoiding paying too much for each character and fending off fears that we won’t have time to collect...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 5:13 PM
So the Supreme Court has spoken. Children can buy or rent video games without parental consent, no matter their content. They say the violence, torture or even virtual rapes that occur in some of the games can't be censored any more than than we...