April 9, 2015

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Funny Pictures This Week

Let’s take a minute to appreciate the WTF moments in video games all around us.

Since modern games are giant complex beasts with almost unlimited possibility for emergent play, they are a source of endless amusement when things just don’t come together brilliantly.

Win a Pony

Little PonyBe careful what you wish for, and avoid clicking those conspicuous “You are a winner” ads you find all over the internet. In this video a young man comes face-to-face with a real life “Mr. Toots” – a pony from Red Faction (you need to beat the game) who unleashes deadly rainbow blasts.

The Rise of Social Games

November 20, 2010

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The Rise of Social Games

Socially-based games have been steadily gaining mainstream popularity with champions such as the Nintendo Wii and Zynga’s Farmville. The interesting aspect of the new paradigm is its accessibility to all age groups, particularly very young and very old players who would not traditionally be found in front of the computer screen.

Why the sudden shift in demographic?