26 Years of Tetris: Tetris Heads Towards the 3DS this October 2011 26 Years of Tetris: Tetris Heads Towards the 3DS this October 2011
June 5, 2011 at 11:46 pm - Comments Off on 26 Years of Tetris: Tetris Heads Towards the 3DS this October 2011

When Alexey Pajitnov first keyed in the codes for Tetris, he probably never foresaw that he had a whole future ahead of him. 26 years and still going strong, Tetris has become a household name since 1985.

Tetris Bot built with Lego Mindstorm pieces Tetris Bot built with Lego Mindstorm pieces
April 17, 2010 at 3:41 am - Comments Off on Tetris Bot built with Lego Mindstorm pieces

Yes it’s probably much easier to program a software to play Tetris for you but isn’t it much cooler to watch a machine in action than just blocks randomly being dropped down?

Playing Mario & Tetris will Serve Gamers Cocktails Playing Mario & Tetris will Serve Gamers Cocktails
December 4, 2009 at 11:19 am - Comments Off on Playing Mario & Tetris will Serve Gamers Cocktails

A festival called ‘Roboexotica’ is being held in Austria right now to let people from all over the world to gather and show off their robot creations. All the robots created have one main feature and that is ‘it’ can serve alcoholic drinks.

How Arkanoid, Mario, Tetris, Sonic and Pong Were Made How Arkanoid, Mario, Tetris, Sonic and Pong Were Made
August 17, 2009 at 3:06 pm - Comments Off on How Arkanoid, Mario, Tetris, Sonic and Pong Were Made

In the latest issue of France’s magazine ‘Amusement’ features a section called ‘Made of Myth’, photographer Marc Da Cunha Lopes (aisakie) displays how some of the most popular games were made in the past few decades.

The Origin of Tetris Blocks The Origin of Tetris Blocks
June 25, 2009 at 10:15 am - Comments Off on The Origin of Tetris Blocks

When staring at the seemingly endless flow of multi-colored Tetris blocks barreling down the screen, surely we’ve all wondered just where all those blocks come from? Right?

Nintendo Celebrates WiiWares First Anniversary Nintendo Celebrates WiiWares First Anniversary
May 13, 2009 at 3:46 pm - Comments Off on Nintendo Celebrates WiiWares First Anniversary

Nintendo’s downloadable games service WiiWare celebrated the first anniversary of it US release yesterday and they proudly announce the huge database of 81 games from 40 studios.

10 Video Game Theme Songs That Just Stick 10 Video Game Theme Songs That Just Stick
March 31, 2009 at 1:10 am - 48 comments

Here is a list of 10 memorable video game themes of all time. These are classic theme songs for some of the best video games ever made. Most if not all of them are buried into our heads forever.

Guinness list top 50 games of all time Guinness list top 50 games of all time
March 12, 2009 at 5:00 pm - Comments Off on Guinness list top 50 games of all time

Guinness World of Records just published a book called Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition 2009. In this book it has the list of top most important and influential games of all time. Ranking number one on the list is Super Mario Kart.