Pitfall Creator Honored With AIAS Pioneer Award

Activision co-founder and Pitfall! creator David Crane isn't just a pioneer in the gaming industry. He's also a pioneer award winner, having been named the first recipient of the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences' Pioneer Award. » 1/27/10 5:20pm 1/27/10 5:20pm

The Wii Buyer's Guide

With a new Super Mario Bros. title to tide fans over, and plenty of third-party software, this year's Wii offering includes an eclectic mix of games. But which to buy? » 11/25/09 10:00am 11/25/09 10:00am

A Boy And His Blob Review: The Zero Nostalgia Version

WayForward Technologies and Majesco bring us A Boy and His Blob for the Nintendo Wii, a re-creation of the beloved 1989 NES title, which I incidentally have never played. » 10/20/09 6:00pm 10/20/09 6:00pm

A Boy And His Blob Get Their Own Month

Majesco reveals new concept art and the cover to the Wii reimagining of NES classic A Boy and His Blob as part of Blob Month, a celebration leading up to the game's October 6th release. » 9/25/09 11:00am 9/25/09 11:00am

A Boy And His Blob Trailer Invokes The Spirit Of The 1980's

A Boy and His Blob was first released in 1989, but this trailer throws back to a slightly earlier time. I can see this running in a cinema, in 1985. And I mean that in a good way. » 9/07/09 8:30am 9/07/09 8:30am

A Boy And His Home-Made Blob

The best part of the upcoming reimagining of A Boy & His Blob isn't the fact the game's being reimagined. It's that gorgeous storybook art style, which these home-made figures capture perfectly. » 7/15/09 8:30am 7/15/09 8:30am

A Boy And His Blob Looks Swell In Motion Too

Scans and screen shots may not get the job done, especially when it comes to hand-animated games like the newly announced A Boy And His Blob. Thank goodness new video of the Wii game exists. » 3/04/09 9:40pm 3/04/09 9:40pm

A Boy And His Blob And Their Screenshots

Majesco's official announcement for A Boy and His Blob for the Nintendo Wii comes with a little more information and twelve new screens of the beautiful game in action. » 3/04/09 11:40am 3/04/09 11:40am

Nintendo Power Lets A Boy And His Blob Details Out Early

Nintendo Power teased us earlier today with a surprise announcement—A Boy And His Blob was coming to the Wii, promising details later. Well, they're out now and, boy, does this game look spectacular. » 3/03/09 8:00pm 3/03/09 8:00pm

A Boy And His Blob Return To Wii

Not only does the latest issue of Nintendo Power have the scoop on Excitebots, it also features the return of the game that sold a million jelly beans, A Boy and his Blob. » 3/03/09 4:20pm 3/03/09 4:20pm