The Windows Store version of 10Tons' popular arcade top-down shooter Crimsonland will be adding Xbox Live achievements and leaderboards in a future update. ...
"It gives men a place to experience things they want, but don’t feel ready to claim in their real lives."
Beat 'em ups started out with a simple enough premise. Punch stuff, get points. It's that easy! In an era where quarters equated to extra lives, and arcade owners could jack up the difficulty with the flip of a switch before the doors opened, it was a lucrative business. But once they hit home consoles
Greg Canessa, the brains behind Xbox Live Arcade and former head of Blizzard's widely-used online service Battle.net, hopes to create a new venue for companies to monetize their mobile games....
The splashiest showcase at the Electronic Entertainment Expo may not be inside the Los Angeles Convention Center after all. That is, at least, if Doritos gets its way. Yes, the maker of cheesy tortilla chips is looking to upstage North America's largest video game trade show. How? By erecting...
Anyone who doubts that a documentary about guys who dedicate their lives to standing in front of upright arcade games for hours on end can be an engrossing and emotional experience need look no further than Seth Gordon’s critically acclaimed 2007 film The King Of Kong. Show More Summary
The Xbox One has had a rough time, and not just in Japan. Once upon a time the 360 was the first choice for a lot of publisher-led exclusivity deals, the Xbox Live Arcade storefront was thriving, and Microsoft was making money hand-over-fist...Show More Summary
Arcade Fire's Will Butler just announced a new live album, but he's also chimed in with an opinion on Radiohead's new album A Moon Shaped Pool. In a review on The Talkhouse, Butler drew his interpretation of the band recording "True Love Waits," compared Radiohead to Owen Pallett, and spoke about listening to the album every day. Show More Summary
Arcade Fire's Will Butler has announced Friday Night, a live album recorded mostly during a June 2015 performance at Chicago's Lincoln Hall. The album comprises five songs from Butler's Policy debut LP, two songs he recorded for The Guardian as part of a songwriting project, and five brand new songs. Show More Summary
IndieCade East was held this weekend at the Museum of the Moving Image in Queens, New York. There were panels and exhibitions targeted at indie game developers but, for people who just want […]
Arcade Fire's Win Butler will be back in NYC under his DJ Windows 98 guise for a show at club/dim sum restaurant 88 Palace on Saturday, May 7. He'll be accompanied by live percussion which sounds pretty interesting... Continue readi...
Arcade Fire self-released their debut EP in 2003, and today, some rare footage of a very early live show has surfaced online. The clip, shot in March 2003 at Arcade Fire’s opening set for a Jim Guthrie album release party in Toronto, shows a four-member incarnation of the band featuring Win Butler, Régine Chassagne, Dane […]
On November 22, 2005, the Xbox 360 was released, and Microsoft began their reign that would echo throughout that particular generation. The effects of the 360 are obvious even today. The Xbox Live Arcade machine was nearly unstoppable,...Show More Summary
Supergiant Games doesn't release games often, but when they do the world stops and takes notice. Their breakout hit was 2011's Bastion [$4.99], which first launched on Xbox Live Arcade but made its way to iOS about a year later. Then there was 2014's Transistor [$9.99], which received similar critical praise and also made its
Irem’s 1987 side-scrolling arcade shooter R-Type comes to life in one man’s loving fan-made tribute. Read more...
As much as it's a surprise to see Deep Silver and Abstraction bring back Deadlight of all things with an enhanced edition, I wouldn't mind it if we got more of these Xbox Live Arcade revivals. Folks who went through the last consoleShow More Summary
Recently while touring Europe with Half Moon Run, Aidan Knight stopped by La Blogothèque to film a live solo version of “Funeral Singers”. La Blogothèque has hosted other artists such as Bon Iver, Arcade Fire, Phoenix and more. Watch below: Catch Aidan live at the Biltmore Cabaret on April 29th. Posted by @adamahaha
It looks like the oft-rumoured BioShock: The Collection is nearing release. Xbox Live Arcade watchdog Lifelower spotted a listing for the unannounced compilation on a Taiwanese game rating website. Accompanying the listing is box art and mention of PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One as launch platforms. Show More Summary
Flick Fishing was one of the original great fishing arcade games on iOS. Well Freeverse got swallowed by ngmoco:), which was swallowed by DeNA. And DeNA really only hits our radar these days because they are making mobile games for Nintendo. Show More Summary
What's so good? Arcade Fire’s Win Butler, R&B star Miguel, jazz legend Kamasi Washington and more appeared at a “one-time-only live collaborative concert” over the weekend in Florida. The all-star PoWoW! at the inaugural Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival, saw an impressive array of artists all gather together to perform under the stars. Show More Summary