Tag: Video Games

Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: Tim Lapetino, “Art of Atari”

Forget the dragon duck. Art Of Atari details the world you imagined, if not the world you saw....

PopSmarts

PopSmarts: Trouble Shooting

I talk about a lot of different iterations of pop culture in these columns — film, literature, music, comics — but even the casual...

5 of the Most Confounding Atari 2600 Games Ever

Popdose Lists, Video Games

5 of the Most Confounding Atari 2600 Games Ever

Five video games for the Atari 2600 that never should have existed....

Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: Gary K. Wolf, “Typical Day”

So I’ve read a lot of articles over the last three years or so about the exciting, brave new world of e-book publishing, almost all...

Popblerd!

bLISTerd Presents: Our 15 Favorite Arcade Machines

Many moons ago (by which we mean until the mid-90s), there existed mystical Shangri-La’s in shopping malls all across Americas,...

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Video Games

Shameless Nostalgia: “SimTower”

Video games are signs and symbols of information technology as a whole...

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Video Game Reviews, Video Games

iPod App Review: “Stuck Genie”

Stuck Genie (Warner Bros., 2009) purchase this iPod app (iTunes) There’s a seemingly limitless number of them, but the rules for most...

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Video Game Reviews, Video Games

Video Game Review: “Dynasty Warriors: StrikeForce”

Rich DeWester set out to write up the new Dynasty Warriors game, Strikeforce, but something funny happened on the way to his...

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Music, Test of the Boomerang

Test of the Boomerang: Best of 2008

Test of the Boomerang – Top Ten of 2008 I will dispense with the usual bullshit “Let’s take a look back…”...