The History of Breakout

The History of Breakout

There has been a lot of interest generated from our post about the best arcade games of the 1970s. It seems we resurrected a lot …

Posted by Conor Murphy on May 30, 2012
Week in Review: May 20 – 26

Week in Review: May 20 – 26

This week brings a good balance to your gaming diet with a little family-friendly puzzle solving in Mermaid Adventures: The Magic Pearl and a hefty helping of spooky mysteries and family secrets from Final Cut: Death on the Silver Screen. We've also brought back a classic with Slingo Supreme 2!

Posted by Conor Murphy on May 26, 2012
The 10 Greatest Arcade Games of the 1970s

The 10 Greatest Arcade Games of the 1970s

 Many of us got our start in gaming at the local arcade circa the 1970s or 1980s. For just $0.25 we could pilot a starfighter, …

Posted by Conor Murphy on May 24, 2012
Five Games Based on Crime TV Shows

Five Games Based on Crime TV Shows

Did the season finale of Criminal Minds leave you thirsty for more? One episode of CSI: NY not quite enough? Here’s a list of games …

Posted by Conor Murphy on May 23, 2012
Week in Review: May 13 – 19

Week in Review: May 13 – 19

If you have a craving for pirates and adventure, this week brought “Secrets of the Seas: Flying Dutchman” and “Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed …

Posted by Conor Murphy on May 19, 2012
Writing Game Reviews and Giving Feedback

Writing Game Reviews and Giving Feedback

Video game reviews are helpful to other gamers because they provide insight into the game, enabling people to judge for themselves whether it might be something they enjoy. It might surprise you to discover that video game reviews are also very helpful to developers!

Posted by Conor Murphy on May 17, 2012
Top Five Word Games

Top Five Word Games

If you’re itching to try out a new word game, but can’t decide which one to buy, we’ve got you covered. The five games below …

Posted by Conor Murphy on May 15, 2012
Video games: They’re Fun and Good For You!

Video games: They’re Fun and Good For You!

Video games may be a fun and relaxing way to spend your glorious free time, but recent research says they might also be good for …

Posted by Conor Murphy on May 14, 2012
Video Games and Computer Performance

Video Games and Computer Performance

If you're an avid computer game player, you've probably run across one that slows down your computer. You'll notice it's a little more difficult to run other programs when you have a game running, and the game itself might get choppy or even shut down.

Posted by Conor Murphy on May 12, 2012
Week in Review: May 5 – 11

Week in Review: May 5 – 11

This week, we released a fun title for the romantically adventurous with "Tiger Eye: The Sacrifice," and a fresh, engaging option for the purely adventurous with "New Yankee in King Arthur's Court." If you can't decide whether you want romance, adventure or romance-adventure, we've compiled a list of this week's new releases to help you along.

Posted by Conor Murphy on May 11, 2012
Stereotype-defying Gaming Statistics

Stereotype-defying Gaming Statistics

The gaming industry is currently undergoing a revolution, as it’s already begun to banish long-held stereotypes about who plays video games. There’s a ton of …

Posted by Conor Murphy on May 7, 2012
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Week in Review: April 30 – May 4

With a new game coming out every day, the biggest challenge might be deciding which one you'll enjoy the most. To help you along, we crafted reviews of some of the newly released game for the week ending May 4. Check out games like Theater of the Absurd, Gardenscapes and Secrets of the Dark Eclipse: Eclipse Mountain.

Posted by Conor Murphy on May 4, 2012