Megadrive to Mega Hit: Why Video Games Are So Tied to Club Music
From 'Wip3out' to The Black Madonna premiering a track in 'GTA V,' this is the story of how software and hardware linked electronic music to gaming.
The ‘Sensible Soccer’ World Cup Is an eSport Event Like No Other
No big stadiums and lavish cash prizes here. These devoted fans use their love of a retro classic and a desire to connect with others as a way of kindling their passions.
‘The Secret of Monkey Island’ Is Still Everything I Want in Video Games
It's ancient, slow, and you (almost) can't die in it. And yet LucasArts' 1990 adventure remains absolute gaming perfection for me.
'Back to the Future' Was Cool, But 1985 Was an Amazing Year for Video Games
The beginning of the console wars, the release of the original 'Super Mario Bros.', home computing changing forever with the Amiga. 1985 was big.
Incomplete Control: These Are the Worst Pads We’ve Ever Played With
Honestly, it's not just 1,500 words about the Atari Jaguar pad, I promise. But there is a bit of that. More than a bit. It was awful.