Tag Archives: video games

  • ‘World War Z’ Video Game on the Way (Video)

    ‘World War Z’ Video Game on the Way (Video)

    Much of the current pop culture obsession with zombies can be traced back to Max Brooks 2006 novel World War Z, which got a big screen adaptation starring Brad Pitt in 2013. Now, a video game based on the novel is set to be released, and there’s a trailer for it that premiered last night […]

  • ‘Rampage': Movie Based on Video Game Series Stars Dwayne Johnson (Trailer)

    ‘Rampage': Movie Based on Video Game Series Stars Dwayne Johnson (Trailer)

    Hey, remember the video game Rampage? Perhaps, like me, you remember the Nintendo 64 version, or any of the original game’s myriad spinoffs and sequels. Now, there’s a movie version, and it naturally stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson as a diehard animal lover who sees his beloved gorilla George transformed into a giant, uh, rampaging […]

  • ‘LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2′ Launch Trailer (Video)

    ‘LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2′ Launch Trailer (Video)

    Kang the Conqueror is up to his old tricks again, and a contingent of Marvel superheroes – or Marvel Super Heroes, I guess – have to fight him and a bunch of other supervillains in his home turf at Chronopolis. That’s the plot of the upcoming video game LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2, but what […]

  • Cary42: A Video Game Console in a Briefcase (Video)

    Cary42: A Video Game Console in a Briefcase (Video)

    Remember when you were a kid and used to wonder what businessmen and other professionals were carrying around in their briefcases? Perhaps you’re in your 30s and still don’t have an answer to that question. But imagine how delighted you would have been if you’d opened up whatever briefcase had piqued your curiosity and found […]

  • Nucleus: An Arcade Coffee Table

    Nucleus: An Arcade Coffee Table

    The retro arcade cabinet is a fine addition to any home, until it comes time to actually find a place for one in your living room. It looks fine if you’re going for an “All That green room” vibe, but for a more mature home gaming solution, there’s now the Nucleus arcade coffee table. When […]

  • ‘Wolfenstein II’ “NO MORE NAZIS” Trailer (Video)

    ‘Wolfenstein II’ “NO MORE NAZIS” Trailer (Video)

    There is currently a distressingly large contingent of people out there who are suggesting, from the best of intellectual and moral intentions, that it’s not OK to punch Nazis. This despite the fact that Nazis are the worst people in history, and the fact that there are still plenty of them out there begging to […]

  • ‘Tomb Raider’ Upcoming Big Screen Reboot (Trailer)

    ‘Tomb Raider’ Upcoming Big Screen Reboot (Trailer)

    A little over 15 years ago, some brilliant movie producer realized that those popular adventure games for the PlayStation that rip off the Indiana Jones movies might make pretty good movies themselves. Then, the first Tomb Raider film was born, and Angelina Jolie became in many viewers’ minds the definitive Lara Croft.  Buckle up, though, because there’s […]