‘Father of Pac-Man’ Masaya Nakamura Dies (1925-2017)

Namco founder Masaya Namakura has died aged 91. A major player in the arcade game world, he was best known for releasing Pac-Man, a game he named. The company took its name from Nakamura Amusement Machine Manufacturing Company, having originally been Nakamura Manufacturing. It began with just a pair of mechanical horse rides but went […]

The Story of Five Nights at Freddy’s Creator, Scott Cawthon [Video]

Five Nights at Freddy’s is a fantastic example of how negative criticism can be turned into something amazing. Here’s the story of its creator, Scott Cawthon. [Video Game Story Time]

Never Forget How You Started…

Damn! Right in the feels. (Reddit)

How to Make a Mass Effect N7 Eagle Prop Pistol at Home [Video]

Watch as Hendo from DIY Prop Shop builds an N7 Eagle Pistol from Mass Effect for probably under something like $20. You just need a little foam, some sealer, paint, and a little cement glue, and that’s about it! [AWE Me]

Epic NPC Man: The Main Quest [Video]

Enough of these lowly side quests! Let’s get on with the Main Quest! [Viva La Dirt League]

How the Gun on the Original Duck Hunt Worked [Video]

If you’ve ever played Duck Hunt or any of the other NES games that used the NES Zapper gun, you probably at one point or another wondered how the game actually knows where on the TV you are aiming the gun when you pulled the trigger. It turns out, the method for accomplishing this is […]

Video Game Design Professor Showcases Student’s Game Glitch in the Most Hilarious Way [Video]

Best. Glitch. Ever. From Jon Gianelli: One of the games my students were working on had a glitch today. I made the whole class come and watch. We were all crying we were laughing so hard. [Jon Gianelli]

“Star Wars: Rogue One” as an 8-Bit Video Game [Video]

Choose to play as your favorite member of the Rebel Alliance and embark on a daring mission to steal the Death Star plans on Scarif! In this re-imagining of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story we get a glimpse of what this action-packed adventure would look like if it were an 8-Bit video game. [Cinefix]

The New Aliens and Enemies of Mass Effect: Andromeda [Trailer]

A new trailer for Mass Effect: Andromeda just came out, and this one takes a look at some of the new aliens and enemies featured in the game. Check it out! Unravel the secrets of a vast galaxy, battle hostile alien threats, and build a crew to help you survive it all in *Mass Effect: […]

Forget Hiding Wires, This Person Made Them Look Like Modern Art

Let’s admit it, gamers. Wires muddy up our gaming areas, they really do. Especially if you have multiple consoles like a lot of gamers do. I, myself, have every major gaming system since the original NES, so on one wall of my living room are the retro systems (N.E.S, Genesis, N64 etc,) set up on […]

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Xbox One Gets ‘Copilot’ Mode

Microsoft has unveiled a Copilot mode for the Xbox One that lets two players act as if they were using a single controller. It’s designed mainly for people with disabilities, but could also be useful for introducing less experienced players. The new mode is part of a package of updates to the system, including a […]