A million players beat Pokemon together

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A group of more than one million people have successfully joined forces to complete the same Gameboy game. The experiment allowed participants to control the game one button-press at a time, taking 16 days to complete it. The game was Pokemon Red/Blue from the original GameBoy, played via an emulator and displayed on Twitch, a […]

GameFly to rent movies

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You might have thought the boom of Netflix streaming sparked the beginning of the end for disc-by-mail rental. But GameFly, which already mails game discs, is now getting into the movie rental business. The program is in a beta test, but has been made extremely simple. If you’ve got a plan that allows you to […]