It’s been over a month since the death of David Bowie, and though it still feels weird to live in a world without the musical behemoth, it’s comforting to know that his legacy will live on, with his music set to influence people for generations to come. Show More Summary
Uno was one of Xbox Live Arcade’s best games in the early years, a fact that’s been somewhat forgotten because all anyone can remember are endless penises. Read more...
Arcade Fire took time off following their successful Reflektor run to pursue solo projects, and now the Canadian band has announced their first live shows of 2016. The shows will include a Haiti benefit featuring David Byrne. The band will headline two European festivals in July during the same weekend: Spain's Bilbao BBK...
Photo by Guy Aroch Arcade Fire have announced their first live shows since 2014. This summer, they'll headline NOS Alive in Portugal (July 9) and Bilbao BBK Live in Spain (July 7-9); according to a press release, those will be the band's only European festival headline dates this year. Show More Summary
In the world of independent games, there is "before Braid" and "after Braid." Before this game hit Xbox Live Arcade in 2008, "indies" were barely a blip on the industry's radar -- but Braid landed in players' living rooms like an atomic bomb. Show More Summary
Hundreds gather in celebration of Bowie, art and love
Pony Island is not about ponies. It’s about escaping a demonic arcade game developed by the devil to capture the souls of the living. It just features strong pony themes. Read more...
Zombie Arcade by Monochromefrog Experts said that coin-op arcades would someday die out, replaced by home gaming consoles, and they were right. The arcades started closing and the video game cabinets were either put out to pasture to rot in the elements or they were destroyed, but they didn't stay dead for long. Show More Summary
Relive your arcade frustrations by controlling a real claw crane game live via your browser, and win money for charity.
Growing up, my sister and I spent a lot of time in the Arcade playing our favorite video games, like Pong and Space Invaders. And then, the Atari brought the video game fun right to our living room TV (which had an antenna, and no remote -- remember those days?!). Show More Summary
If you were a gamer in the early ‘80s, you’ve no doubt played ColecoVision—the short-lived console that brought arcade games to your living room. Well, get ready for a nostalgia hurricane, because Coleco is back on the scene with a new home console—and it’ll play actual game cartridges. Read more...
Last year Pokkén Tournament was announced and towards the middle of this year, the game found its way to Japanese arcades. However for those not living in Japan, a Nintendo Wii U version of the game was also announced where it is expected to find its way onto the console sometime in 2016. Show More Summary
The tasting room feels like a college dorm common area—it includes a couple of arcade games, minimal seating, and occasional live music, though during a recent visit the impromptu was a cross-legged dude in flip-flops, half-heartedly strumming a ukulele with friends accompanying him with song.
Shadow Complex, one of the most acclaimed Xbox Live Arcade games made for the Xbox 360, has been revamped and released for Windows PCs under the title Shadow Complex Remastered. The game is free to download for a limited time during the holidays. It will also be released for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 sometime in early 2016....
Reminisce about Xbox Live Arcade and you can't overlook Shadow Complex. It was great! Was it the first proper blockbuster XBLA game? Published by Gears of War titan (at that point) Epic Games, developed by Chair, it was a big deal. But it's always been stuck on Xbox 360. Show More Summary
A PEGI rating for an Xbox Live Arcade classic reveals a potential re-release could be forthcoming.
One of the world's top arcade game players has lost a legal battle with Cartoon Network over its depiction of him as a giant floating head. Billy Mitchell, 50, who lives in Hollywood, held the world record top score on Donkey Kong for many years. Show More Summary
The idea of owning a custom arcade cabinet sounds utterly amazing, but building one is no mere weekend project. Instead, we’ll just have to live vicariously though the likes of Paradox Arcade Systems, which recently put together this spectacular cabinet it’s dubbed the “NASA Arcade”. More »
Man, I wish I had the kind of talent it takes to create a cool arcade cabinet like this. But at least I can live vicarously through them. This NASA themed arcade cabinet looks like it…
A son struggles to live as his mom dies from cancer. mpaa rating:R (For drug use, some sexuality/nudity, and language.) Genre:Drama Theatre Release:November 13, 2015 by The Film Arcade The first five minutes or so of James White show...Show More Summary