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This is No Game

If these allegations are true… (from the AP’s Robert Burns):

Seven members of the secretive Navy SEAL Team 6, including one involved in the mission to get Osama bin Laden, have been punished for disclosing classified information, senior Navy officials said Thursday.

Four other SEALs are under investigation for similar alleged violations, one […]

Old School vs. New School

Star Castle

As a junior kid in the early 1980s I was part and parcel of the video game craze. I loved my Atari 2600 and I dropped a fair amount of quarters into arcade games as well. One of my favorites was a game called Star Castle. I always wondered why Atari never produced a […]

From the Trailer Park — Star Trek the Video Game

Gary Oldman’s Call of Duty

I never knew Gary Oldman and Kiefer Sutherland did voice work on Call of Duty. I don’t read those credits… this is interesting and funny.

Godfather 4G

Those birds may be angry, but Mario is pissed. NSFW.

Duty Called

An Englishman died last week after 12 straight hours of combat — video game combat.

The family of a budding computer programmer have on Saturday launched a campaign to raise awareness about the health risks of playing online computer games after their son died following a marathon session on his Xbox.

A post-mortem revealed […]

Kickin’ It Old School

Here’s a compilation video of classic video game deaths… a stroll down memory lane for those of us who popped gazillions of quarters down those slots in the early 1980s and or started down the road to carpal tunnel syndrome from Atari 2600 and its progeny. Music is Tears for Fears’ Mad World. h/t: […]

From the Trailer Park — Batman: Arkham City

More Batman: Arkham City Videos

New game coming out in Oct. 2011.