Developer Makes Disabled Gamer's Wish Come True

Developer Makes Disabled Gamer's Wish Come True With an Arrow Click
Legend of Grimrock commenter HarpoonIPA is a disabled gamer, forced to use a mouth stick for typing. Legend of Grimrock is an old-school dungeon exploration game from developer Almost Human that harkens back to games like Dungeon Hack, ...

Jonathan Monaghan twists video games in exhibit at Curator's Office
Washington Post
Solemn images of royalty contrast with goofy, Disney-style birds and fishes, and the parallel worlds of boys' and girls' video games disconcertingly collide. In one scene, the hyper-muscled warriors find themselves in a hair salon and have no choice ...

Should Netflix Rent Out Video Games?
SodaHead News
Why not do the same for video games? Yes ... they need to get into other areas They have a mail type like Netflix. 15 bucks a month 2 blue ray or games out at a time. I switched when Netflix stopped the new release dvd model and wanted to charge for ...

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The Video Games Industry and The Government
Basically, when it comes to the UK's video games industry, Andy is at its heart and soul. Andy's been heavily involved both behind the scenes and very much up front in lobbying of government to givevideo games their due both in terms of industrial ...

The Average Gamer 1.27.12: Sports Genre Edition
From Madden 12 and NFL Blitz to NBA 2k12, NHL 12 and more, 411's Dan Watson takes a look at the best sports games out there for casual players in this week's Average Gamer! Welcome back to the Average Gamer. This week has been filled with surprises so ...

5 best boss fights ever
A rubbish boss fight is the bane of every gamer, and usually end up being either frustrating or just downright boring. A great boss fight however can send a game soaring to the highest echelon of gaming brilliance. Here are five of our favourites ...

Lana Del Rey Plays Video Games On The BBC
(popmusiclife) After creating a YouTube buzz and securing a record deal, Lana Del Rey is getting set to release her debut, "Born To Die," next week. Del Rey made headlines with a recent appearance on Saturday Night Live, and the reviews were generally ...

Change in Your Pocket: Save Money on Video Games
Video games are a multi-billion industry. If you`re on the cutting edge when it comes to new brand new console games, you already know they`re not cheap. However, there are ways to save when it comes to picking up video games.

Lego Harry Potter: Five other movies that need Lego video games
ChicagoNow (blog)
I love video games. Win. Win. Win. All of the Lego video games based on movies that I've played so far – the two Harry Potter games and the Star Wars games – are fairly entertaining. There also are Lego video games featuring Indiana Jones, Batman,...

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Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft made me a PC gamer
Read on, friends. days ago After years of alternating between misjudging and flat-out ignoring the personal computing gaming space, I can now officially state that I am a PC gamer. I have Microsoft, Nintendo, ...

This is the World's Largest Video Game Controller
Tom's Guide
Netherlands students create a gigantic NES controller for the Guinness Book of World RecordsGamer's Edition. Celebrating the launch of the Guinness Book of World Records Gamer's Edition 2012, the company invited engineering students Benjamin Allen, ...

Classroom notes: Minooka students design, test video games
Chicago Sun-Times
Students from Frankfort Square School in Frankfort enjoy recess during the first real snowfall of the season. From left are: Jessica Cervantes, Jacqueline Furlong, Alexandria Bryant, Grace Erickson, Sarah Husa, Kennedy Ballard and Megan Brand.

Activision Blogger Holds Gamers Responsible for Elite PS3 DLC Confusion
According to Amrich, the bottom line is that “I'm seeing people scream “rip-off” and stuff like that, but nobody's going to get ripped off; every gamer will get everything they were promised and everything they paid for.” While Amrich does make it loud ...

World Series pitcher, Curt Schilling, taps heavy hitters to launch video games
By The Times-Picayune Curt Schilling, the former Boston Red Sox pitching ace, has created a big video game, and it's not about baseball. How did this happen? When Schilling, 45, pitched in the majors, he had a lot of extra time on the road.

World Record Being Attempted in Mission Viejo
But Braithwaite, a professional gamer for about seven years, says it's more than just a publicity stunt: he's doing this to raise money for Doctors without Borders. According to S2Games, the company that is sponsoring the event, the Guinness Book World ...

Will the Next Xbox Balk at Used Games?
The market for video games is big, with $9.3 billion generated last year in the US through sales of new games for portable gaming systems, PCs, and consoles like Microsoft's (NASDAQ:MSFT) Xbox 360. But it could be much bigger.

Pocket Gamer iPhone and iPad gaming podcast: Episode 160 - Dream Heights ...
Pocket Gamer
by Will Wilson Both Matt and I are suffering from a nasty cold this week, so this edition of the podcast is shorter than normal to avoid our voices giving out mid-way through recording. Despite the general air of misery, we still manage to battle our ...

Geek Chic scrambles to meet demand for gamer furniture
Puget Sound Business Journal
Geek Chic founder Robert Gifford, whose title is “instigator,” right, and co-workers, from left, Kip Nordby, Randy Schuenemann and Brenda Holznecht, whose title is “enabler,” play Axis & Allies Guadalcanal atop Geek Chic's Emissary gaming table at the ...

Minter condition: 'Minos' journeys into weird humor
Boston Herald
By Garrett Martin / Video Games Looking for new iOS games? “Caverns of Minos” is an 1980s arcade throwback from Jeff Minter, the idiosyncratic British designer of “Space Giraffe” and “Gridrunner.” It intentionally resembles something you'd play on the ...

Banned Video Games by Country
I researched censored and banned video games, to see how many Grand Theft Auto games and which Manhunt titles were on the list. Australia banned both Manhunts. And to my surprise in the US only GTA: San Andreas made the list because of the PC mod of ...

'Dark Souls' -- Unapologetically difficult and twisted
Daily Camera
By Marc Camron Rocky Mountain Gamer In the good old days of gaming -- the prehistoric, late 1980s -- games were hard. "Ghosts and Goblins," "Battle Toads" and the original, Japan-only "Super Mario Bros. 2" challenged gamers' skills and anger threshold.

Pushmo — Video Game Review
Primary Ignition
I think of myself as an above average gamer in terms of skills, but something about most games in the genre creates some sort of mental block, and I play as if I recently just started to get into video games. I suppose the relaxing nature of Pushmo ...

Primary Ignition

When games should go beta or see you lata
UM Maneater
By Lucia Lee In the wide realm of video games, there is a trend I have been noticing that is not beneficial to the industry as a whole. I'm in economics, so I understand the principles of supply and demand. And trust me when I know that games, ...

Central Core Studios Takes A Break From Video Games And Introduces New HD Live ...
by Chris Chavez on January 26th, 2012 at 9:25 pm I came across these absolutely stunning live wallpapers fresh off the Android Market and felt the need to share them with you here. Brought to you by a couple of self-proclaimed indie game developers, ...

They Turned My City into a Video Game (And Got it Mostly Right!)
I play video games in Pakistan. But many of the movies I love to watch and games I play aren't set anywhere near here. The new Ghost Recon, however, comes to my old neighborhood. I remember how my and friends used to rejoice every time they would watch ...

SMU hosts 4th annual Games, Business, Law summit
The Daily Campus
SMU welcomed major video game industry players in the fourth annual Game:Business:Law International Summit on the Law & Business of Video Games Wednesday and Thursday at SMU Dedman School of Law. Keynote speaker Ted Price, the president and chief ...

The Video Games of 2012 Trailer: Are You Ready For An Epic Year ...
By G4TVLeah
While 2011 was a great year for video games, 2012 is looking to be one of the most epic years we've ever seen in the industry. Aren't you hyped ... It'll give you goosebumps, and hopefully make you even more excited to be the gamer you are.
G4 TV - TheFeed » The Death of Used Video Games
By Kevin
The Death of Used Video Games. January 27th, 2012. Via: Kotaku: Microsoft will upgrade its disc technology for its next Xbox from DVDs to Blu-Ray discs, catching up to rival Sony, games industry sources tell Kotaku. Sony's PlayStation 3 ...

Nintendo Network to offer gamer accounts, DLC and game ...
Nintendo Network to offer gamer accounts, DLC and game downloads. James Batchelor .... MCV is the leading trade news and community site for all professionals working within the UK and international video games market. It reaches ...
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5 WWE Video Games To Get You Ready For The Royal Rumble
By John Riggs
The Royal Rumble, coming up this Sunday, is one of our favorite WWE Pay-Per-View events of the year. Being a huge fan of video games, we're going to amp ourselves up by playing a few classic WWE/WWF video games. Here are our top 5 ...

Senior Citizens Extending Health and Wellness with Video Games ... is encouraging seniors to play video games. Research and studies show that video games on the Nintendo Wii and Xbox 360 rank high in strengthening senior health and physical abilities. Video games are not just ...
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The MWE Emperor 200 is every gamer's wet dream
By Bro
The MWE Emperor 200 is apparently a workstation but let's face it, this is not for work, it's for playingvideo games and it's probably the most awesome gaming station you'll ever see!

Curt Schilling The (Video) Gamer «
By kylestackblog
Curt Schilling The (Video) Gamer. 27 01 2012. Say 'Curt .... Kyle: Did you get a lot of your teammates in your playing days to play video games? Curt: Oh ... Curt: Oh, yeah. If you look at a potential nirvana for a gamer, I had the perfect life.

First Impressions – Sony NEX-5N « The Gamer With Kids
By samversionone
If you read my last post yesterday, you know that I just recently purchased a Sony NEX-5N camera. I ordered it on Wednesday of this week and got it today via FedEX. (On a side note, love Amazon Prime). Upon receiving the package, I was ...
The Gamer With Kids

FTG GameGuide: Hero Academy (iOS) | Front Towards Gamer
By Cannonfodder
Basic Strategy guide for Robot Entertainment's fun iPhone game, Hero Academy.
Front Towards Gamer

Nintendo reveals the Nintendo Network, may change Wii U name ...
By Matthew Humphries
They will include sales of digital content (DLC), communication between players, and a player account system for Wii U allowing each gamer to share hardware, but use their own settings/stats. The new network will be rolled out to the 3DS first ...

Magicka Celebrates an Arcane Anniversary | GGS Gamer
By Dan Spicer
To celebrate they're giving you, the humble gamer, a whopping new Magick that's free for all. The confuse spell will be hitting your games soon. No word yet on what it does, but it's likely just as fun as electrocuting your buddy in the back of the ...
GGS Gamer

PC Gamer - Cave Story review | N4G
PC Gamer - Over on a Cave Story messageboard, X-Calibar has a problem with Cave Story+. It's to do with Balrog, a boss who looks like a suitcase. In the old ...

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