By Craig Hlavaty Published 2:21 pm CST, Thursday, November 15, 2018 PHOTOS: Gaming systems through the years A new book from Peter Leigh, otherwise known as The Nostalgia Nerd on his popular YouTube channel, lovingly details the history of the home gaming system. The man with over 200,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel takes readers from 1972's Magnavox Odyssey and right up to the Xbox 360 released in 2005. >>>See more photos from this memory-juicing book.... less PHOTOS: Gaming systems through the years A new book from Peter Leigh, otherwise known as The Nostalgia Nerd on his popular YouTube channel, lovingly details the history of the home gaming system. The man with ... more Photo: Ilex Press Photo: Ilex Press Image 1 of / 99 Caption Close Image 1 of 99 … [Read more...] about Would you like to play a game? Book holds history of game systems
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Is it the ultimate game platform? Is it the next Apple, Microsoft, and Nintendo rolled into one? Is it too good to be true? Joe Flower finds out. Why do they call it 3DO? What's a 3DO? A box on top of your TV. Like a VCR? Like CD-I? Or Nintendo? All three. Sort of. "It will be more stimulating to the human mind than any new technology since printing." - Trip Hawkins A digital Interactive Multiplayer. (Huh?) An idea, a set of specs, an intellectual property, a virtual corporation. A $300 million company that's never shipped a product. A tale spun by Trip Hawkins. Do you remember, toward the end of Peter Pan, when the bit of bright vapor named Tinkerbell is dying? Tink will survive only if enough children around the world clap and say, "I believe." 3DO is only a bit of bright vapor, but a lot of children are clapping; children with names like Spielberg and Masaharu Matsushita; children in clubs named AT&T;, Time Warner, MCA, and Panasonic. The vapor grows brighter. Think of the … [Read more...] about 3DO: Hip or Hype?
You might know comedian, actor and writer Paul Scheer for his award-winning role on HBO's series Veep. Or maybe you know him as Dr. Andre Nowzick in FX's The League, about fantasy football fans. But as I listen to the New York native's rapid-fire take on his latest flick, Slice, I can only think about his job co-hosting the podcast How Did This Get Made?, which pays homage to bad movies that are fun to watch. That's because it's easy to imagine Slice, which co-stars Chance The Rapper, getting its own episode of HDTGM based on Scheer's two-minute long recap of the movie plot. I haven't seen the film yet -- it's being released this week -- but can't stop laughing at the fun and weird plot that even Scheer says is the hardest movie ever to describe. (Think Tim Burton meets John Waters, he says.) Long story short, the comedy-horror thriller is about someone or something killing pizza delivery people. Here's just a taste of how Scheer described Slice during a [email protected] … [Read more...] about Paul Scheer says the plot of his ‘weird, fun’ new flick, Slice, may seem hard to swallow
Ben Gilbert, provided by Published 6:23 am, Tuesday, April 17, 2018 Video games: They're generally pretty good! They can be fun, and smart, and beautiful, and challenging, and — sometimes — all of those at once. And then sometimes, they can be none of those things at all. Sometimes, they're real, real bad. Recommended Video: Now Playing: Digitalization has changed tourism. Exploring new destinations, booking, planning what to do and even post-holiday reviews about our experiences – all of this takes place online. At ITB Berlin, the world’s biggest travel fair, digitalization is a core topic for 10,000 exhibitors from 186 countries. Apps, social media, virtual reality, 360 degrees videos – it’s the end of traditional travel as we know it. And no matter who you speak to, they’ll tell you it’s a game changer Today’s tourists interact at every stage of their journey. A great experience – and, … [Read more...] about The 50 worst video games of all time, according to critics
posted on 16 Dec 2013, 22:00 5 1. JakeLee (banned) (Posts: 1021; Member since: 02 Nov 2013) I already feel sorry for Nintendo. posted on 16 Dec 2013, 22:20 4 2. htainlintha (Posts: 44; Member since: 20 Mar 2010) And I feel sorry for you :) so what? it is compatible with the device which is powerful enough to handle upcoming games. I'd say it is a smart move. posted on 16 Dec 2013, 22:34 2 5. JakeLee (banned) (Posts: 1021; Member since: 02 Nov 2013) Wow, you must be a moron. posted on 16 Dec 2013, 22:23 6 3. keyboardwarrrior2014 (Posts: 1; Member since: 14 Dec 2013) you sound pretty dumb to me. posted on 16 Dec 2013, 22:42 3 6. JakeLee (banned) (Posts: 1021; Member since: 02 Nov 2013) Your nickname fits you like a glove, dumb a$$. posted on 16 Dec 2013, 22:57 1 7. jankernel (Posts: 3; Member since: 16 Dec 2013) you should feel sorry for the PS VITA posted on 16 Dec 2013, 23:01 2 8. JakeLee (banned) (Posts: 1021; Member since: 02 … [Read more...] about Comments for : Samsung announces GamePad for Android smartphones