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The truth behind Tetris, as explained on a nifty t-shirt

It's officially reached that period in time when the day crew has run out of things to talk about. You know, the point where we find quirky, questionable-to-some stories before Conrad shows up to save the day. Yep, it's also known as Shirt ...

 
 
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Crossfire looks like Space Invaders and Geometry Wars

I'm not home at the moment, rather blogging from the road. Normally, this would not matter, as a netbook is really all I need to do this job in short spurts. Then I see a trailer like the one above and suddenly I feel the immense lack of a...

 
 
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Monday Mind Teasers: Starmageddon

After last week's Blosics 2 physics box bonanza I was in the mood for a dark and deep puzzle adventure game this week, but Gateway ended up being way too short, and its sequel is barely more than a buggy remake. So this week I decided ...

 
 
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Today's Shirt Woot will make your chest explode

Space Invaders are mean little bastards, but at least they're predictable. That is until Aliens start popping out of their chest. Then you're screwed. Today's Shirt.Woot combines one our favorite retro games, Space Invaders, with the classi...

 
 
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Captain Forever released, you'll be better at it than me

I previously talked about Captain Forever during its pre-launch phase, when you had to pay $20 to access it. The game is now available for free, here. And I'm still horrendous at it. Captain Forever is what you might get if you crossed Banj...

 
 
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Review: Space Invaders Extreme 2

Space Invaders Extreme is regarded by many as among the greatest DS games of all time, and an essential component of any portable gaming repertoire. It was undoubtedly a brilliant game, and so a followup was assured. That followup is here, ...

 
 
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Americana and Space Invaders collide

At first glance these Photoshopped images from Life Magazine are just kind of cool. Combining Space Invaders with American hunters looks pretty neat, but upon a moments reflection there's something about them that gives them some sort of je...

 
 
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Space Invaders Extreme 2 screens, PAL release date

Taito and Square-Enix have just announced that Space Invaders Extreme 2, the sequel to what was easily one of my favorite DS games of last year, will be arriving in PAL region territories on October 2nd. The game is slated for release in th...

 
 
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Review: Space Invaders: Infinity Gene

You may have noticed that I've been anticipating Taito's Space Invaders: Infinity Gene pretty heavily since it was first announced for the iPhone. Originally released in Japan on mobile phones that aren't sold anywhere else, I thought this ...

 
 
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New gameplay trailer for Space Invaders: Infinity Gene

Taito has just updated its YouTube channel with a new official trailer for its upcoming iPhone title, Space Invaders: Infinity Gene. This is the game whose announcement had my heart all aflutter a few weeks back, and now we're getting a loo...

 
 
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Space Invaders: Infinity Gene coming to iPhone

Being the massive Space Invaders fan that I am, I've had an ear open for any word regarding a little-known addition to the franchise, called Space Invaders: Infinity Gene. Originally a Japan-only release for mobile phones, it was looking li...

 
 
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Mario goes on a sex-crazed rampage

This really awesome video you’re about to watch was originally created as the prologue for a documentary on addictions to MMORPGs. Not sure what’s going on with that documentary, but who cares. This video by Vimeo user MuscleBea...

 
 
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Space Invaders Extreme getting DLC, looks as rad as ever

Space Invaders Extreme on PlayStation Portable is cool. On Xbox LIVE Arcade, it's somehow even cooler, at least in my mind. Every time I shoot down a row of blue invaders and obtain the laser power-up, I experience the greatest moment of my...

 
 
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Twitter Friday: Win a copy of Space Invaders Extreme!

Ah, Twitter Friday, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways.... this week, we have two copies of Space Invaders Extreme for the Xbox 360 to give to you fine people for absolutely free. To win one, what you're going to want to do is add D...

 
 
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Space Invaders Extreme winners: you people are amazing

I don't know why I spend all this time trying to plan different types of contests for you guys to win all this free swag I'm sitting on. All photo contests should be renamed Make The Dtoid Staff Laugh Uncontrollably, because it's always the...

 
 
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New screens for Taito's next Space Invaders, Puzzle Bobble

Two new Taito games are headed to the Nintendo DS, and we have screenshots and details for both of them.Bub and Bob set off into space in Puzzle Bobble Galaxy. Out to save the universe, they get back to shooting colored bubbles out of their...

 
 
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Reminder: only a few days left in the Space Inavders contest

Free copies of Space Invaders Extreme and a limited edition print signed by the creator of the original Space Invaders? Yeah, I've got that, right next to me in my giant shiny treasure chest of swag that I dole out to you people on a weekly...

 
 
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Snail mail is still cool with a touch of Space Invaders

Of course, Backbone Entertainment had to actually mail me the limited edition Space Invaders print that we're giving away in this week's contest, and today I got this rather attractive silver package in the mail with said prize. Upon closer...

 
 
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Win rare goodies in our Space Invaders Extreme contest!

In my recent chat with Space Invaders Extreme's lead artist, I pretty much openly gushed about my excitement over both the original game and the version for 360 that he was working on. You can imagine how I reacted when I found out that Des...

 
 
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Interview with Space Invaders Extreme's lead artist

Being kind of a fan of all things retro, suddenly finding I had the opportunity to speak with the people behind the upcoming 360 version of Space Invaders Extreme was exciting to say the least. Taking a game praised by so many gamers to be ...

 
 
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Pew! Pew! Space Invaders Extreme XBLA multiplayer in action

The hot-ass Space Invaders Extreme that was released on Nintendo DS and PlayStation Portable last year is coming to Xbox LIVE Arcade. That's good news, so if you have any of those party horns lying around, now's the time to blow on 'em. Bet...

 
 
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GDC 09: Space Invaders Extreme XBLA screens and more

Space Invaders Extreme for the DS is, to borrow a phrase from Dale North, my jam. It's gotten me through many a long airplane ride or sitting in airports waiting to be on a long airplane ride (and as RetroforceGo! listeners know, that tends...

 
 
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Space Invaders Extreme screens for XBLA, plus a holiday bonus

Space Invaders Extreme is one of the most addictive games I own for the DS, sitting right up there with Rhythm Tengoku Gold as one of my very favorites. In case you didn't already know, it's coming to Xbox Live, dripping in all its HD gorge...

 
 
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Jameson on the rocks ... with a side of Space Invaders?

I've seen every kind of novelty ice cube tray from Hello Kitty heads to boobs, but usually they don't elicit much of a reaction from me -- they're going to melt eventually, after all. These Space Invaders ice cube trays don't really differ ...

 
 
 




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Ive been putting off playing DMC 4 Special Edition for a while and I just started playing Ladys Why she doesnt have her own game by now is beyond I think shes probably my favorite to play as so Its too good blowing shit

 
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So in preparation for a thing Im doing in about a week or so (which will come to fruition hopefully soon, I swear probably) Ive been replaying Dead Space Im having a good time, the church of Unitology is as beautiful as I remember and sounds

 
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Oh hey, happy birthday Agent9! Hope you had a very rad day, full of good feelings and videogames!

 
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Have a question/discussion in the comments for anyone using a DS4 on Thanks

 
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my Secret Santa gift came in the mail! its awesome! i cant wait to experience the story of and thank you very much Anthony, i really do appreciate this wonderful

 
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The Wawee fight at the end of Mega Man 8 was hot The second phase has a few attacks that are nearly impossible to Im so happy thats MM8 was not On to 9 and 10!

 
 

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