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NC teen saw a tornado blow off his neighbor's roof - then returned to his video game - News & Observer
4/17/2018 3:05:00 PM
News & ObserverNC teen saw a tornado blow off his neighbor's roof - then returned to his video gameNews & ObserverDespite a power line falling in front of his house, and the house next door getting blown off the ground during a tornado that ripped through Greensboro Sunday, one teenager had a video game to finish. Anton Williams was in the middle of playing the ...and more »
4/17/2018 1:28:17 PM
The OutlineThe rise of the ambient video gameThe OutlineTo step into such video game worlds was to stabilise oneself within the frenetic noise and anonymity of the expanding urban spaces. The Famicom allowed players to experience video games from the comfort of their home while Yoshimura, alongside other ...and more »
4/17/2018 1:23:21 PM
Business InsiderThe 50 worst video games of all time, according to criticsBusiness InsiderPlot summary (from Metacritic): "Enter the basement, explore dark, sinister arenas and be at one with the insanity. 'Bomberman'-inspired mechanics bring party games to the next generation level. Staying alive won't be easy. The only way to survive is ...and more »
4/17/2018 11:20:15 AM
New AtlasStudy links violent video games to increased calorie intakeNew AtlasAs an ageing, overweight player of video games, I've always assumed games are a significant part of a lifestyle which is, to say the least, more sedentary than is good for me. Still, it could be worse (I've always said to myself), I could just be ...
4/17/2018 10:09:35 AM
GamesRadarThe new God of War highlights the problem with parenting in video gamesGamesRadarThere's a bit at the end of the original God of War that, while it even seemed a bit grimly comic at the time, I'd probably find completely unplayable now. The plot, in case you need a refresher is that Ares, the OG God of War, is trying to manipulate ...Video game God of War to release in the UAEThe Nationalall 162 news articles »
A gang of teen hackers snatched the keys to Microsoft's videogame empire. Then they went too far. - WIRED
4/17/2018 10:01:22 AM
WIREDA gang of teen hackers snatched the keys to Microsoft's videogame empire. Then they went too far.WIREDThe trip to Delaware was only supposed to last a day. David Pokora, a bespectacled University of Toronto senior with scraggly blond hair down to his shoulders, needed to travel south to fetch a bumper that he'd bought for his souped-up Volkswagen Golf ...and more »
4/17/2018 4:04:13 AM
The Prospector'Fortnine' engulfs the video game worldThe ProspectorDevelopers have long attempted to make a video game suitable for a popular audience that can sustain novelty and become a trend-heavy game, yet be simple enough for anyone to play. “Fortnite Battle Royale” has swept the nation in becoming one of the ...and more »
4/17/2018 1:06:00 AM
CNETA video game where you ride bitcoin price charts to the moon!CNETCrypto Rider is a game that takes cryptocurrency, the digital decentralised currency, and transforms it into a video game. Part Unirally, part Tiny Wings, Crypto Rider is a game that makes perfect sense and I'm glad it exists. For piss-take game at the ...and more »
4/17/2018 12:17:44 AM
WGN-TVDrugs found inside video game cartridgesWGN-TVA video game collector in Georgia got more than he bargained for when he bought a pair of vintage games. Julian Turner bought copies of Nintendo's “Golf” and “Rollergames” at a flea market. He noticed that the games seemed a little heavier than normal ...and more »
4/17/2018 12:00:17 AM
MetroGames Inbox: Sony's video game dominance, Onimusha reboot, and Far Cry meets FalloutMetroSo if the new Spider-Man game is good (that is the next Sony exclusive, isn't it?) is that going to cement Sony as one of the best publishers in the world? If all the games this year are as good as what we've had so far I genuinely think they're up ...
4/16/2018 9:58:34 PM
CLTure'Rampage' is another lackluster video game adaptationCLTureBy Douglas Davidson. April 16, 2018. Adapting video games for film tends to underwhelm at the box office. It either takes a straight-forward premise and mucks it up (poor besmirched Super Mario Bros.) or largely misunderstands what made the game fun ...and more »
As strong storms barrel through Greensboro neighborhood, man recalls his video game being disrupted - WXII The Triad
4/16/2018 4:08:33 PM
WXII The TriadAs strong storms barrel through Greensboro neighborhood, man recalls his video game being disruptedWXII The Triad"I sit back down because I only have a couple people left in my game, and I was going to try to finish the game, but then it started getting worse and I started to see the power lines come down, so I told my sister and my nephew to come to the bathroom ...
4/16/2018 1:52:04 PM
AO International video game global release set for MayBaselineFrom Mario Tennis to Virtua Tennis, a wide variety of video games over time have sought to satiate the sport's fans who double as joystick/controller enthusiasts. Now a new entry in that canon is at hand: AO International Tennis. The game is set to ...
Controversial Agony video game BANNED from consoles has optional mode to unlock extra violence, torture and ... - The Sun
4/16/2018 10:06:00 AM
The SunControversial Agony video game BANNED from consoles has optional mode to unlock extra violence, torture and ...The SunControversial Agony video game BANNED from consoles has optional mode to unlock extra violence, torture and nudity on PC. The unflinching horror game is being toned down for consoles, but an uncensored version has been announced for PC. By Saqib Shah ...and more »
4/16/2018 9:45:06 AM
MetroThe 5 worst video game movies that should never have happenedMetroDwayne Johnson's Rampage is out now, a movie based loosely on a video game about monsters tearing up cities. The advertising hasn't really pushed the fact that it is based on a video game, and perhaps for good reason. Movies based on video games are ...