| Jan 15, 2013
| 3:34 PM
For Disney interactive gaming, the path ahead is clear: It’s to “infinity” and beyond.
Disney Interactive today announced its much-anticipated gaming initiative, Disney Infinity.
For anyone familiar with the wildly popular “...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 4:41 AM
Dennis Rodman is back from a rather foggy Asia visit, Google is remembering a civil rights advocate, and Mitt Romney wishes he were president. Welcome to your post-weekend online trends report for Monday, March 4.
Romney appeared on Fox News Sunday with...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Following months of hype and a major showing at last year’s E3 show, it was safe to say that "Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance," out last month for Playstation 3 and Xbox 360, had two obvious roadblocks to overcome.
First, making the despised Raiden...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Research Drive: Attempted burglary was reported in the 5300 block at 8:44 a.m. Friday. The caller reported that someone cut the lock of their gate and broke into their storage unit, but did not steal anything.
Cooper Lane: Burglary was reported...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 10:35 AM
With all the pre-release press that has been going out about the new Star Trek game, you'd think I'd have grown immune to it all. Well, this stunt involving the original Captian Kirk (or do you call him Kirk Prime?) William Shatner made me grin from ear...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:00 AM
WWE '13 has now been made available to the public for a month-and-a-half. Fans and gamers alike have been able to play, digest and dissect the title, compare it to previous releases and make a wish list for future releases.
Creative director Cory...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Bilbo Baggins, the head hobbit in J.R.R. Tolkien's 1937 novel, may be diminutive in stature, but the marketing blitz associated with this month's film treatment of his adventures is as tall as the starting lineup of the Chicago Bulls: a Middle-...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Inside, the Family Fun Arcade is dark, even on a sunny day. In the back, there's a counter where you can get change, buy a can of soda for 75 cents and grab a bag of Doritos or a cellophane-covered brownie. The place is noisy, always noisy, not with the...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 4:56 PM
One of Chicago’s main tourist attractions is the setting of a major terror attack in the latest installment to the popular "Splinter Cell" video game series.
Luckily for the citizens of this faux, digital Chicago, badass undercover operative Sam...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 6:52 PM
Activision Blizzard Inc. is one of the world's largest publishers of video games.
The Santa Monica company produces games that are used on PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360, personal computers, mobile phones and other hand-held devices. Two of its most...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:42 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google Inc. has been searching for the right way to cuddle up in your living room.
After a string of high-profile flops, the technology giant may have finally hit on the answer: a tiny, inexpensive device that plugs directly into high-...