Father John Misty has been doing a lot of covers lately, and he recently trotted out another one during a live acoustic session for the Canadian network CBC. Perhaps as a nod to his Canadian hosts, he covered Arcade Fire’s “The Suburbs,” playing a lovely take of the song entirely solo and acoustic in what […]
Here’s some good news for fans of awesome RPGs: The World Ends With You: Solo Remix, a game that was previously totally borked on devices running iOS 8, now works. From Touch Arcade: The game that no one was sure would live or die has...Show More Summary
Head of Xbox Phil Spencer talks to us 1-on-1 for 20 minutes about backwards compatibility, winning the console "war," Xbox Live Arcade, remasters, and more!
EXCLUSIVE: Dwayne Johnson is re-teaming with New Line and producer Beau Flynn for Rampage, a live action feature that has been set for a 2016 summer production start. The film is based on the classic 80’s Midway Arcade Game that has since had numerous incarnations on different gaming platforms. Show More Summary
Pin it Name: James & Shanna Location: Durham, NC Size: 1,100 square feet Years lived in: Renting less than one year James is a production manager for Merge Records (you may know some of their artists - She & Him, Arcade Fire and Caribou, to name a few) and Cleveland Browns enthusiast. Show More Summary
The "spirit" of Arcade lives on.
During their second show at Montreal’s Bell Centre last night, U2 played “Lucifer’s Hands,” one of the new songs included as bonus tracks on the Songs Of Innocence deluxe edition, live for the first time. The band also dedicated a performance of their Achtung Baby track “One” — which turned into a massive crowd singalong […]
A “seed world” in Minecraft is a great way to start a game with a boost if you don’t feel like eking out a living from the bare basics. Touch Arcade has a list of the best seed worlds for Minecraft Pocket Edition, and instructions on...Show More Summary
The "I Am a God Ice Cream Croissantwich" should live up to its lofty title. It seemed unlikely that in terms of viral hits, Nicholas Morgenstern could ever top avocado-toast ice cream. But now, in collaboration with First We Feast, he's...Show More Summary
I live in Nottingham. Ten years ago, that would have felt like a pointless confession. A statement that I'm neither rugged, sexy and friendly enough to be a Northerner, nor repulsive and pampered enough to be a cosseted, soggy Southerner. Show More Summary
Inside the oldest functioning shopping mall in the United States, you won't find your usual Nordstrom or Hot Dog on a Stick... Instead, the Arcade Providence is filled with stylish, affordable apartments. Located in Providence, RI, the community contains 48 microapartments and 17 boutique shops. Show More Summary
Pixel artist Junkboy reimagined John Carpenter’s classic movie They Live as a cool beat ‘em up game from the early 90s. It’s got all the characteristics of side-scrolling arcade games, complete with breakable windows and smashable cars. Read more...
David Sandberg is a director living in Sweden who recently asked for $200,000 on Kickstarter to fund a movie called Kung Fury. Over $600,000 was donated. According to the film’s official website, the movie “features arcade robots, dinosaurs,...Show More Summary
Arcade Fire: 10 Wise Win Butler Lyrics To Live Your Life By
Namco Museum features five arcade games that will make you reminisce about the old days. In this version, you will be able to change the settings to control the number of lives, difficulty level, and goals for advancing! Every time you start a game, your high score will reset so you can try setting a new record! Ms. Show More Summary
Win and Will Butler of Arcade Fire and economist/New York Times columnist Paul Krugman headlined a panel discussion at SXSW today on the “celebrity economy in music” and how artists in the future will make a living. Moderated by Grantland’s Rembert Browne, who ironically claimed that he “failed economics,” the panel also included Nielsen’s Tatiana […]
Forging his own exciting act outside of Arcade Fire.
It used to be that a player's 'extra lives' were an immediate, ever-present concern. It's a staple from the arcade era; there had to be a "Game Over" so that someone else could play, and also so people could keep sticking quarters into the machines. And so, when video games made their way over to the home consoles, the lives system followed with it. Read more...
Tony: So the “sequel” to Terraria was announced recently and the Terrarian in me got super excited. I recently started playing Terraria again and even picked up the Xbox Live Arcade version of it so my boys could enjoy it. I don’t think they’d admit it, but I think they might like it more than […]
Saturday Night Live’s 40th anniversary celebration is going on right now, and pretty much every famous person ever is there. Notable musicians in attendance include Paul McCartney, Kanye West, Arcade Fire, Taylor Swift, Jack White, Fiona Apple, Paul Simon, Justin Timberlake (along with the rest of NSYNC), Bon Jovi, Elvis Costello, Debbie Harry, Miley Cyrus, [...]