Super Mario's Creator Says Wii U Skepticism Mirrors the Nintendo DS…

Shigeru Miyamoto, the creator of Super Mario and the Legend of Zelda, gave an interview to CNN this weekend about the Wii U that basically amounts to "Please give us a chance." He thinks the skepticism shown to the Wii U is akin to the early doubts about the first Nintendo DS, and that public opinion will ultimately… » 4/07/13 5:30pm 4/07/13 5:30pm

Stop Playing Video Games! Get a Job! Get Married! Be a Man!

Look, I'd just as soon avoid getting too het up about this latest mainstream diss on video games. But CNN's William Bennett has forced my hand, penning a new article about the decline of the American male titled "Why men are in trouble." Leading the article is a stock image of a gray-flecked adult holding up a PS3… » 10/04/11 10:00pm 10/04/11 10:00pm

Wii Fit Frightens, Confuses Anderson Cooper

They say that any publicity is good publicity, but CNN host Anderson Cooper's on-air dismissal of Wii Fit probably isn't helping. It would appear that the cable news network's prime time dandy doesn't spend much time brushing up on his video games, as Wii Fit giver Erica Hill mocks him for his mispronunciation and… » 6/05/08 3:40pm 6/05/08 3:40pm