People Are Playing Frogger On A Skyscraper

The comparison has been many many, many times by people trying to run and dodge through traffic: it feels just like playing Frogger. Except it's terrifying, because you're the frog. This is particularly troubling in developing countries still in need of a robust public infrastructure to regulate traffic. » 4/16/14 6:05pm 4/16/14 6:05pm

This Man Is Your New Frogger World Champion

Frogger doesn't have a whole documentary devoted to it the way that Donkey Kong does, in King of Kong. But Konami's coin-op classic does have a memorable episode from the Seinfeld TV show, where Jason Alexander's George Costanza puffs up with pride over his longstanding high score in the game. But that fictional… » 9/20/12 4:00pm 9/20/12 4:00pm

Jaywalking Insanity Combated with Mario and Frogger

Jaywalking is a big problem in China. One news station decided to use Frogger » 8/22/12 8:00am 8/22/12 8:00am (or rather, a clone) and some music to show that jaywalking is not the best idea!

Dangerous Game of Real-Life Frogger Almost Ends in Tragedy

Growing up, my parents taught me two things: be polite and don't play in the street. These two kids in Changde, China might know their Ps and Qs, but it looks like they didn't get the memo about playing in traffic.


Out of what appears to be sheer boredom, the two young children sprint across a four lane road … » 6/27/12 4:01am 6/27/12 4:01am

Scientists Discover a New Pac-Man Frog

Look at that badass up there! That, ladies and gents, is a Suriname horned frog, dubbed the "Pac-Man Frog." According to Prensa Latina, scientists in the South American country of Suriname found 46 new species of animals, from insects to fish to frogs. One of those frogs was a new species of Pac-Man Frog, which are… » 1/27/12 3:30pm 1/27/12 3:30pm

Frogger Pinball is a Surprisingly Entertaining Way to Waste Time on…

While it might not be the first-person road crossing epic I crave, Konami's Facebook version of Frogger Pinball is an entertaining way to break up the hours spent sending funny pictures to your friends on Facebook, plus you get to play with frog balls, always a plus. » 11/07/11 2:20pm 11/07/11 2:20pm

Where is Our First-Person, True-to-Scale Frogger Game?

A gigantic frog terrorizes motorists in Dorkly's latest video short, which raises a question: Why hasn't anyone delivered a more realistic frog crossing the road simulator? » 11/02/11 6:20pm 11/02/11 6:20pm

Man Hit By SUV While Playing Real-Life Frogger

A 23-year-old man was hit by a Lexus SUV Monday while trying to play a real-life version of Frogger across a South Carolina highway, police say. » 12/29/10 9:29am 12/29/10 9:29am

Turn Your iPod Nano, iPhone 4, iPad Into Walking Robots

While you and I were busy trying to figure out how to talk on the original iPhone in LA and Vegas without dropping the call two seconds later, PachimonDotCom was using his giant brain to transform the smart phones into robots! » 9/24/10 2:30am 9/24/10 2:30am

Play Frogger, On The Street, For Real

Tellart have built a version of Frogger that you don't play with a controller in front of a TV. You play with your feet, on the street, as it should be played. » 9/14/10 7:30am 9/14/10 7:30am

The Best Snowboarding Skateboarding Video Game Rap Video You'll See…

Video games, from Space Invaders to Bubble Bobble(!), invade the slopes and skate parks of Mt. Hood's High Cascade in the best video ever to combine snowboarding and Super Mario World, pool tables and Portal, chiptunes and hip-hop. » 7/13/10 5:40pm 7/13/10 5:40pm

Backyard Adaptations Of Video Game Classics

Growing up meant summers spent outside for me. Long days locked outside with no hope of returning home until the sun fell and my parents called us for dinner. » 7/09/10 2:20pm 7/09/10 2:20pm

New Tech Turns Your Skin Into a Game-Controlling Touch Pad

Imagine playing Frogger on your hand just by tapping your palm with a finger, or whipping through menus projected onto your arm. » 3/26/10 9:00am 3/26/10 9:00am

George Costanza's Frogger Record Shattered

The one shining achievement in the life of Seinfeld's George Costanza is no more, as a Connecticut man shatters the fictional Frogger record previously thought unattainable by real people. » 1/04/10 5:20pm 1/04/10 5:20pm

Frogger: Mad as Hell, Not Taking It Anymore

Give firearms to one pissed-off amphibian and watch roadkill turn into road rage. Oh, so I'm gonna die if I hit the edge of this screen, MFer? Yeah, well, Frogger's goin' home, bitch - through the front goddamn door. » 11/10/09 10:00pm 11/10/09 10:00pm

Homeland Security Seizes Fake Frogger, Donkey Kong Machines

In a change of pace from the many video game piracy stories we run about games being downloaded illegally, here's news of a seizure of 168 coin-op machines that played some very old games. » 11/10/09 7:00pm 11/10/09 7:00pm

The Nintendo Download: It's Old Home Week

Familiar names and face populate this week's downloadable Nintendo games, with appearances by Frogger, Excitebike, Bomberman, and more Electroplankton than you can shake a stylus at. » 11/09/09 10:40am 11/09/09 10:40am

Konami Also Bringing Silent Hill, DDR & Frogger To The iPhone

Metal Gear isn't the only Konami cash-cow that can make the jump to the iPhone. It's been announced tonight that two further Konami franchises - Silent Hill and DDR - will be joining it. » 12/17/08 4:30am 12/17/08 4:30am