2 animated comedy about a 1980s-era video game bad-guy (voiced by John C. Reilly) who decides he's sick of causing trouble and wants to become a hero. In the story, game characters can travel between their respective worlds via electrical plugs, ...
Video Game Review: Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City
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By Ebenezer Samuel / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Resident Evil is supposed to be dark and tense, a story-driven survival-horror game that continually leaves you wondering what will happen next. Third-person shooters are built to be fast-paced and systematic.
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Tetris, PTSD Study Suggests Video Game May Lessen Flashbacks, Other Symptoms
Researchers are now corroborating what some trauma sufferers have happened upon by chance: Focusing on a highly engaging visual-spatial task, such as playing video games, may significantly reduce the occurrence of flashbacks, the mental images ...
A Video Game Designed to Treat Depression Worked Better Than Counseling
By medGadget Researchers from the University of Auckland in New Zealand just published promising results of a study comparing a video game they designed to help treat depression in teenage kids against traditional face-to-face counseling.
THE BLACK CAT Confirmed For THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN Video Game
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Beeox studio chief Dee Brown shares some interesting info about working on The Amazing Spider-Man video game, primarily his statements about working closely with Marvel and Sony and the inclusion of the Black Cat leads me to believe that before the ...
What Video Games Teach Us About Marriage
Filling one's video game home with a spouse can feel roughly as inconsequential as filling it with wheels of cheese. But even while the potential suitors of Skyrim represent a wide range of races, occupations, and depth, the outcomes of marriage are ...
Henry David Thoreau Video Game Gets $40000 NEA Grant
By Jason Boog on April 25, 2012 2:24 PM The University of Southern California has received a $40000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to produce a video game based on the work of Henry David Thoreau. Here's more about the project: “To ...
Video game just for cops: Rochester has driving and use-of-force simulators to ...
Foster's Daily Democrat
By LIZ MARKHLEVSKAYA ROCHESTER — It may look like a video game, but the state-of-the-art simulator being used by local law enforcement helps keep officers safe and improves decision making, said Police Chief David Dubois.
Fashion tips and suggestions, inspired by video games
But what if your favorite looks are worn by a video game character, like an intergalactic bounty hunter or anthropomorphic hedgehog? One can at least capture their essence via clothing choices that are far more grounded in reality using the guide ...
Review: The Walking Dead Video Game (Episode 1, A New Day)
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The Walking Dead Video game is finally upon us, well sort of, the game is going to be released in 5 separate episodes so you can take it in like you would the comics or the TV series. There are two options for purchasing the series, you can buy them ...
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Xbox 360's 'NBA Baller Beats' could be a game-changer
By Mike Snider, USA TODAY Here's a new move for video game hoops: The upcoming Xbox 360 release NBA Baller Beats adds a real basketball to the action. Dribbling isn't drab: 'NBA Baller Beats' will be the first game to use Kinect's motion-sensing ...
The Dedicated Gamer's Guide to Living Room Furni...
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Now we've gone searching for the best way to outfit your living room with video game style. The N64 doesn't get near enough credit as a system, even though without Ocarina of Time and Super Mario 64 a good half of all games wouldn't even exist.
Activision Publishing And Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products Announce All ...
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Developed by Behavior Interactive, Ice Age: Continental Drift - Arctic Games is the video gameextension of the upcoming fourth installment of the Ice Age franchise, Ice Age: Continental Drift, where gamers of all ages can use teamwork or go ...
Video Games in the Classroom? Social Media Could Change Education
Imagine high school biology students logging onto a video game in which they play the role of a white blood cell traversing the human body, fighting bacteria and disease. Imagine middle school students performing old-fashioned frog dissections on a ...
Gamer's Piece: Why I will always love video games
UConn Daily Campus
I'm confident that whoever will take over the video games column will do both a fine job and will come up with a much better title than “Gamer's Piece” that took me a whole two minutes to come up with. I hope my many reviews and column pieces were at ...
7 Insane Video Game Secrets And Easter Eggs
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Who doesn't like a good videogame Easter egg? There's nothing like playing a game and discovering some incredible secret you had no idea about, like the sinister messages scrawled on the walls of Portal's Aperture Laboratories, or John Romero's ...
Playing Tetris may treat PTSD, flashbacks
LONDON — A seemingly trivial task — playing a particular video game — may lessen flashbacks and other psychological symptoms following a traumatic event, according to research presented here at the British Psychology Society Annual Conference.
Pre-caffeine tech: Faceook phone, video game rides!
Facebook, iPhone, Twitter and Wii. Technology evolves at the speed of light. Msnbc.com's tech reporters look at the gadgets, games and innovations changing our world. Our pre-caffeine roundup is a collection of the hottest, strangest, and most amusing ...
This week in Video Game Criticism: From auteurs to shoot'em up history
It's all highs and lows in This Week in Video Game Criticism, as we once again look to the best of the best in games critique and commentary from across the web. Whether you're an optimist or a pessimist, a realist or absurdist, it's all here!
North Central College alumnus to host free talk April 25 on video game development
By Ted Slowik Yesterday at 8:27 am Video game designer, technical consultant and North Central College alumnus Ross Przybylski will host a free presentation on using Adobe Flash to developvideo games. Przybylski will present “How To Become Your Own ...
John C. Reilly's “Wreck-It-Ralph” to feature classic video game cameos
Similarly, Disney's new video game-focused “Wreck-It Ralph” is set to feature animated cameos from a number of different classic video game characters. With a main character voiced by John C. Reilly, “Wreck-It Ralph” is an animated flick following the ...
GAME THEORY: Gamer's diet not as poor as advertised
One of the worst portrayals of the gamer's diet is from an episode of “South Park” titled “Make Love, Not Warcraft.” It involved the four main kids dedicating their lives to being the best in a video game. Throughout the journey, they added rolls of ...
Sheep Shearing, Video Games, and More Family Fun: Play Date
By Kathleen F. Miller Families are invited to see sheep being shorn of their winter coats, and enjoy spinning demonstrations, children's crafts, tractor rides, pony rides, food and more, according to an announcement from the City of Bellevue parks ...
Dolby Atmos surround sound technology could transform video games
Dolby Atmos will be implemented first in movie theaters but the goal is to eventually bring the technology into the home where it will find its place in video games. Described as Dolby's “most significant innovation in years,” here's how Dolby Atmos ...
Disney Animation's 'Wreck-It Ralph' Will Feature 'Roger Rabbit' Style Cameos ...
Disney Animation's computer animated feature film Wreck-It Ralph follows Ralph (voiced by John C. Reilly), a bad guy from a Donkey Kong meets Rampage inspired 1980′s arcade game Fix It Felix Jr. The story is set inside the world of video games.
Training simulator uses video game technology
By Erin Hicks In corrections, you never know what routine activity could turn into a life-threatening scenario. Therefore, it's crucial to be able to train for any incident. IES Interactive Training has taken advantage of the new technology ...
David Banner Goes Direct To Fans With Sex, Drugs & Video Games
Rapper David Banner is going direct to fans for support with the upcoming free (but please donate) release of Sex, Drugs & Video Games. In the process he's attempting to show that urban artists can take control of their own music and media activities.
Video Game Review: 'Armored Core V' Comes Streamlined But Still Tough
In other words gamer “noobz” are likely to get very confused and very frustrated very quickly. On the negative side (for me at least) remains the annoying way the game accounts for resources. For instance if I shoot too many missiles in an individual ...
Video games may promote healthy aging
April 24, 2012 (CHICAGO) (WLS) -- Tell the kids to take a break and give their grandparents a turn at their video games. A new study finds playing video gamesmay promote healthier aging. The games provide cognitive stimulation and a source of social ...
Help Prove That Video Games Aren't Dumb
In an article published by The Atlantic earlier this month, writer Taylor Clark posited that "video games, with very few exceptions, are dumb." Nevermind the ridiculousness of such a hyperbolic, inflammatory statement, responds Brainy Gamer's Michael ...
The ACLU on Congressman Joe Baca's Video Game Labeling Bill ...
In case you have forgotten, the bill would put a label on most video games with the following warning: "WARNING: Exposure to violent video games has been linked to aggressive behavior." Here's why such a law is wrong, according to the ...
Classic Nintendo Video Game Characters to Cameo in 'Wreck-It Ralph'
By Melissa Molina
You can't just go ahead and make a video game-related movie without at least mentioning some of the most popular video games out there. So it's no surprise that they're not only being mentioned, but we're going to be able to see them ...
YFSF: Phil Hughes, Step UP: Yanks-Rangers Gamer III
I have no problem admitting that I enjoyed watching Yu Darvish pitch last night. Yankee batters were off balance all game long, chasing 96 mph — sometimes wild — fastballs only to be flummoxed by Bugs Bunny 78 curves, rendering a fine ...
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Amazing X-Rays Reveal the Insides of Video Game Controllers ...
By Sean Patterson
A Reddit user named Diabolikal49 has posted a gallery of x-ray images depicting the internal mechanisms of a variety of video game controllers. It's a fun demonstration that underneath the sleek plastic molded to fit human hands lurks circuit ...
Uloop Blog » Mass Effect 3: Gamer Entitlement or Artistic Vision?
By Michael Hubbard
I have been irritated by the amount that “gamer entitlement” has been thrown around as though it were a negative thing. In nearly every other economic venture, ... Instead, with video games, you're required to purchase the game without having any experience with it. Most of the demos these days don't even ... iterative design within video games. We might not have problems like these any more ifvideo game companies start asking their consumer base about what they'd like to see.
North Central College Alums Host Video Game Creation Program ...
Ross Przybylski, an NCC alum and video game designer will host a presentation today on how to use Adobe Flash to build video games. Continue reading here. Game designer Ross Przybylski and NCC alumni will be hosting a game ...
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The Walking Dead Video Game Launch Trailer | Daily Dead
By Jonathan James
The Walking Dead video game was released yesterday on the PC and Mac, as well as the US PlayStation Network. Today, it will be available on the EU PlayStation Network and an Xbox Live version is coming soon. For those that haven't ...
Ron Paul Video Game Making Headlines
By Trevor Lyman
Ron Paul video game in works By DARIUS DIXON | 4/23/12 7:19 AM EDT Ron Paul may not be in line for the presidency anytime soon but he's being fast-tracked to video game stardom. In the upcoming “Ron Paul: The Road to.
CBLDF » ACLU Connects the Comics Code and Video Game Bill
Before linking the Comics Code with today's furor over violence in video games, Rottman shares a rare instance of victory against Comics Code censors: The pernicious ... The video game bill interferes with parental rights and obligations.
Disabilities Are No Match for Competitive Gamer | Reporting Texas
By Efren Salinas For Reporting Texas. HOUSTON — Sports has a long history of tales of overcoming adversity against astronomical odds; competitive video gaming is no different. Mike Begum, with almost no use of his arms and legs, ...
Wait, Video Games Can Teach Us Marriage Skills? « HowAboutWe ...
By Lauren Passell
Even though I don't like video games, this piece on Kotaku directly comparing video games and marriage is interesting, and it makes me want to go out and get a controller and console. (Those are video game words.) In the piece, he ...
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Brainy Gamer: I got your smart games right here.
By Michael Abbott
There's no nice way to say this, but it needs to be said: video games, with very few exceptions, are dumb. And they're not just ... Brainy Gamer is a blog and podcast devoted to video games and the community of gamers. Your comments and ...
Why the end of the $60 video game is near | Games Blog - Yahoo ...
From the blog Games Blog: There's a war going on in the video game world, but it's ... higher volume of purchasers to mitigate the reduced revenue per gamer. ... Anyone notice that when prices of video games and video systems go down, that ...