Posts Tagged ‘game’

A secret public letter to my Game of Game of Thrones rivals

A secret public letter to my Game of Game of Thrones rivals

It’s been a rough season for my Game of Game of Thrones all-animal meme team: Ser Pounce’s Feral Menagerie. But as a consummate competitor, I am looking for creative options to defeat my enemies and defy fantasy-league GM and Verge Entertainment Editor Emily Yoshida, who some suspect has rigged the game against me unfairly. I won’t name...

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Stanley Cup Final: Penguins try to finish off Sharks on the road in Game 6

Stanley Cup Final: Penguins try to finish off Sharks on the road in Game 6

San Jose is desperate to force a deciding Game 7. Cuba Gooding Jr. and television hockey coverage go together like peanut butter and jelly. With bread, of course. What a flawed saying. Anyway, the noted Jerry Maguire and Daddy Day Camp actor appeared on NBCSN’s pregame coverage for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup...

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Video game ransomware hackers hand over decryption key and apologize

Video game ransomware hackers hand over decryption key and apologize

For a good while now, gamers have been menaced by the ransomware TeslaCrypt, which seeks out game-related files and locks them up, demanding payment in exchange for access. But in an unexpected twist, the hackers behind the virus have closed up shop after more than a year of activity, releasing the master key and giving...

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The creator of Katamari Damacy is making a game with Google’s Project Tango

The creator of Katamari Damacy is making a game with Google’s Project Tango

The 2004 game Katamari Damacy is an often beautiful, childlike oddity with a still-devoted following. Today, Katamari creator Keita Takahashi, along with other members of game studio Funomena, announced a new project that will likely pique the interest of those fans: Woorld, an experimental, augmented reality game powered by Google’s Project Tango. “By peeking through the window of...

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These lovable nerds need a measly $20 million to fix Game of Thrones’ Dorne plot

These lovable nerds need a measly $20 million to fix Game of Thrones’ Dorne plot

Fans of HBO’s Game of Thrones have a bit of a nasty reputation. I say that as a member of the club. We are known as petulant whiners, who scream into the Reddit abyss every time the showrunners deviate too liberally from the source material, George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire....

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NBA playoff scores 2016: Damian Lillard did a perfect Stephen Curry impression in Game 3

NBA playoff scores 2016: Damian Lillard did a perfect Stephen Curry impression in Game 3

When he’s at his best, the Blazers’ point guard comes the closest to matching the league MVP’s impact on offense. With Stephen Curry watching from the bench wearing street clothes, Damian Lillard gave a performance worthy of the reigning MVP. Just like Curry, Lillard rained fire from outside, drove to the rim using his...

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Stars vs. Blues 2016 final score: Dallas loses composure as Blues rout them in Game 3

Stars vs. Blues 2016 final score: Dallas loses composure as Blues rout them in Game 3

St. Louis scored six times to take a 2-1 series lead. The punch to the gut of the Dallas Stars at the end of Game 2 turned into a vicious uppercut as the St. Louis Blues delivered a 6-1 defeat in Game 3. The Blues now lead the series, 2-1. Dallas coach Lindy Ruff...

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Star Wars holochess creator is turning to Kickstarter to fund his new game

Star Wars holochess creator is turning to Kickstarter to fund his new game

Famed movie artist Phil Tippett’s most famous work could soon become a reality: but he’s turning to Kickstarter to make it happen. Today Tippett announced the launch of a crowdfunding campaign to fund HoloGrid: Monster Battle, a new game based on the iconic holographic chess game from Star Wars (which Tippett designed the stop-motion characters...

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Kyle Lowry stayed on the court to shoot hours after a heartbreaking Game 1 loss

Kyle Lowry stayed on the court to shoot hours after a heartbreaking Game 1 loss

Kyle Lowry hit a half court buzzer beater to force OT on Tuesday night but overall he’s had a poor showing in the 2016 playoffs. During Game 1 against the Heat he was 3 of 13 from the field and 1 of 7 from the three-point line. Immediately after the Game 1 loss, Lowry went...

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Blazers vs. Warriors 2016 results: Draymond Green and Klay Thompson lead Golden State to comeback win over Portland in Game 2

Blazers vs. Warriors 2016 results: Draymond Green and Klay Thompson lead Golden State to comeback win over Portland in Game 2

The Warriors came back from 17 down to take a 2-0 series lead over the Blazers. Don’t count out Klay Thompson and Draymond Green’s Golden State Warriors. The Warriors fought back from 17 down in the first half and 11 in the fourth quarter to beat the Portland Trail Blazers, 110-99, in Game 2...

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