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Art Attack Friday: Hyadaruko fan illustrates Mario


Aug 01
Art Attack Friday has dipped it's toes into the nether-nets of the far east (aka 2ch) to uncover a series of Super Mario Bros. illustrations with rather curious origins. Originally stumbled upon while browsing the image bookm... read
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E3 08: The Who performs at the Rock Band Party


Jul 21
[video]96062:82[/video]In case you haven't seen it before, I present to you the one and only  Pete Townshend of The Who calling out the individual who chose the colors for the "plastic bits" on the Rock Band gu... read
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E3 08: Hands-on with levelHead


Jul 21
While taking my first quick walkabout the showroom floor, I was passing the IndieCade section and happened upon a curious display of three colored cubes sitting in front of a webcam. Approaching the game with no instruction, ... read
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E3 08: AAF Bonus! This year's Into The Pixel collection


Jul 19
This year's Into the Pixel exhibition was located on the convention's bottom floor, buffering the in's and out's of E3 attendees between the showroom and the center's main hallway. While its location managed to entertain busy... read
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E3 08: Confirmed! Puppy Suit is an instrument in WiiMusic


Jul 17
[video]95847:70[/video]WiiMusic is chockfull of all the instruments you'd expect to be available for waggling your Wiimote to, as well as a few other 'instruments' that you absolutely didn't expect. While the full hands-on re... read
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E3 08: Hands-on with Rhythm Heaven


Jul 17
Tucked beneath the ruckus regurgitating out of the WiiMusic stands, Rhythm Heaven, the sequel to Rhythm Tengoku, sat quietly on its own amidst the other DS games by Nintendo. I had plenty of time to try out all three mini gam... read
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E3 08: Mirror's Edge hands-on impressions


Jul 17
After months of profusely salivating over Mirror's Edge trailers, Rev. Anthony and I had the extreme pleasure of profusely salivating over the game itself with a few minutes of hands-on gameplay at EA's showroom. Guided by on... read
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E3 08: Backyard Football 2009


Jul 16
There's a certain nostalgia involved in the idea of meeting up with the neighborhood kids and tossing around the ol' pig skin. Backyard Football 2009, the newest edition of the best selling kids' football game, takes a fun-si... read
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E3 08: What's Cooking? with Jamie Oliver


Jul 16
While the DS elves are busy tinkering away to satisfy the hardcore gamer, Atari has got you covered in the kitchen with their upcoming game What's Cooking? with Jamie Oliver. Featuring the celebrity cook of Naked Chef fame, t... read
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E3 08: Harvest Moon 10 Year Anniversary Goods


Jul 16
You think Natsume just stopped celebrating the 10 year anniversary of Harvest Moon with two new games? Pfft. Not even. Natsume felt that the franchise was well deserving of a few more shiny commemorative items to mark its suc... read
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E3 08: Harvest Moon: Island of Happiness


Jul 16
[video]95546:64[/video]The second new Harvest Moon game Natsume is releasing to commemorate the series' 10 year anniversary is Harvest Moon: Island of Happiness for the Nintendo DS. In this version of Harvest Moon, you are si... read
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E3 08: Harvest Moon: Tree of Tranquility


Jul 15
[video]95465:61[/video] Upon dropping by the Natsume suite to see what was going on in the "Serious Fun" neck of the woods, it was brought to my personal attention that it is Harvest Moon's 10 year anniversary. Imag... read
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E3 08: Nintendo Announces WiiMusic


Jul 15
[video]95410:57[/video]To cap off a looming wave of mediocre game announcements, Nintendo concluded their press conference this morning with another Wii title that was, well, mediocre. Introduced in a disorienting array of st... read
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Art Attack Friday: wandamagick


Jul 04
Wandamagick (aka Icecream Katana) serves up a generous spoonful of kawaii fanart for today's Art Attack Friday feature. With a rather large bredth of gaming experience, Wandamagick pulls characters, from Viva Piñata to... read
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Art Attack Friday: Junkandres


Jun 13
Hamza might smack me in the jaw for posting the above photo, what with the other realistic WTF renderings of game characters he's collected in the past. But since I was the one who found this alarming rendition of the Space I... read
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Art Attack Friday: Ghostfire


Jun 06
Ghostfire (aka Julia Lichty) is the chosen Art Attack Friday artist of this week, bestowing upon the faithful AAF viewer a rather *ahem* voluptuous crowd of Team Fortress 2 femmes for the front page today. While her breadth o... read
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Impatiently lurking with bated, fetidly undead breath, Atari's upcoming game Alone in the Dark has a June 24th release that will launch it into 2008 as the first blockbuster survival horror game of the year. This Monday, Atar... read feature

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Bay to Breakers: Drunken Cosplay at its finest


May 19
Once a year in the good city of San Francisco, the main streets shut down and surrender themselves to throngs of residents for the epic Bay to Breakers marathon. While the brave few run the track from the San Francisco Bay to... read
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Art Attack Friday: Mujia Liao


May 16
This week's Art Attack Friday artist articulates most of her love for the line of signature Square Enix characters. Mujia Liao (aka yukikominazuki) is a Canadian animator with a pro handle at injecting voluminous color in her... read
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Konami Gamer's Night '08: Silent Hill: Homecoming


May 15
Following the unexpected announcement of Konami's new music game, Rock Revolution, the projection screen faded from the candy-colored lights of the concert stage and transitioned to the glowing embers of the title Silent Hil... read
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Konami Gamer's Night '08: Rock Revolution


May 15
Given the historical relationship Konami has had with rhythm and music games in the past, it's no wonder that they're looking for ways to earn back the fame that games like Guitar Hero and Rock Band usurped from them. Like e... read
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Konami Gamer's Night '08: Metal Gear Solid 4


May 15
When it seemed as though the collective sweat in the heated presentation hall had permanently bonded throes of gaming journalists to their seats, the one and only Hideo Kojima took to the stage to present the gem of Konami's ... read
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Run like a raptor! Pixeljam Games' Dino Run released


May 05
With all the hullabaloo whip-lashing around the recent release of GTA IV, it's a ripe opportunity to step back from the moral challenges of modern gaming and into to a time when gaming was primal. A time when pastures of velo... read
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Art Attack Friday: nemurism


May 02
Here we go with this week's Art Attack Friday. Since I know you all have been desperately craving a fix of hard-core StarFox fanart, I offer you the work of nemurism to satiate your needs. Nemurism's extensive collection of f... read
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Art Attack Friday: Minus 8


Apr 18
It's spring, everyone, and if you haven't been floating through the fragrant scent of cherry blossoms or frolicking through the sun-soaked streets of New York City in eager anticipation of Karaoke-fest 2008 with NY Comic Con ... read
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The celestial seasons seem to troll by for the diehard Fallout franchise fan waiting impatiently for a sequel. While there was Nick's preview of Fallout 3 back in July and a more recent mention of a potential 200 plus endings... read feature

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Art Attack Friday: Scabrouspencil


Apr 04
Illustrator scabrouspencil (aka Kenneth) is this week's featured artist for Art Attack Friday, fixating a bold array of linework and sturdy color on the front page. While his fuller body of work ranges between concept art and... read
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And the gamers who play them: Girl Gamers


Mar 27
For this month's musing I chose to digest the sub-culture of 'Girl Gamers' that has managed to quickly surface alongside the increased popularity of gaming in the mass media. So to avoid any confusion, the term 'Girl Gamers' ... read
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Art Attack Friday: hoyhoykung


Mar 21
This week's AAF artist is an incredible digital painter from Thailand who calls himself hoyhoykung. Although his deviantArt gallery may not be as expansive as some of our previously featured artists, in this instance, the lac... read
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Art Attack Friday: Dapper Dan


Mar 07
In the modern lull of game-related Saturday morning cartoons, I sometimes find myself consumed in day dreams littered with cartoon-likenesses of Mario, Link, and all of their good friends and foes of ages past. Streaming out ... read
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Art Attack Friday: ChemicalAlia


Feb 22
ChemicalAlia knows no limitations when it comes to the dimension and iteration of her fan art. Ranging from high-color bubbly renditions of Mario characters to the curious pursuit of injecting Knuckles in an homage to Caravag... read
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Art Attack Friday: Jon Sommariva


Feb 09
The pumped up work of Jon Sommariva graces the front page for this week's Art Attack Friday. A straight-forward comic artist at heart, Sommariva (aka *Red-J on DeviantArt) conveys his characters in the guise of wide-eyed, rou... read






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