Memories Of My 16-Year Career In Video Games

After 16 years covering the game industry, playing hundreds of games and interviewing thousands of people, I've slowly developed a catalog of life events tied around memories of games. » 5/23/14 11:00am 5/23/14 11:00am

G4 Might Not Be Dead After All

G4 may still live: months after laying off a number of staff and canceling both of the struggling channel's flagship gaming shows, NBC Universal has decided to keep G4 alive, The Hollywood Reporter reports. » 9/09/13 2:42pm 9/09/13 2:42pm

G4 Canceling X-Play, Attack of the Show. Gaming Programming Nixed…

G4—the network once known as the go-to destination for video game-friendly programming—is ending its gaming programming. The network is informing its employees in meetings today. » 10/26/12 1:25pm 10/26/12 1:25pm

Report: G4 As We Know It Is As Good As Gone

According to a report on Variety, G4 - one of the only TV stations in the world with a "geek" mandate - will be "rebranded" early next year, resulting in a change of focus and possibly a change of name as well. » 9/06/12 9:30pm 9/06/12 9:30pm

Kevin Pereira Also Out At G4

Two weeks ago, we reported that Adam Sessler had parted ways with television network G4TV. Today, popular Attack of the Show host Kevin Pereira said he is also leaving the network. [G4TV] » 5/08/12 1:15pm 5/08/12 1:15pm

Watch Adam Sessler's Best Video Game Rants Right Here

It's not an exaggeration to say that an era ended yesterday. G4 aired its last episode of X-Play with popular commentator Adam Sessler as co-host on Wednesday, just hours after Kotaku reported that Adam Sessler would no longer be working at the network. » 4/26/12 9:00am 4/26/12 9:00am

Cowboys and Pokemon

Forget Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford and Olivia Wilde, this parody has ten times the star power of Cowboys & Aliens. Pikachu, Charmander and Jigglypuff all make cameo's in X-Play's Cowboys & Pokemon. Ash Ketchum has no memory, a price on his head and one question - who's that pokemon? » 7/26/11 4:20pm 7/26/11 4:20pm

The Rise Of The Nerd Princesses

In 2006, an unknown named Olivia Munn began hosting a program on game-centric network G4. Five years later, she's sitting on Dave Letterman's chair and readying her sitcom debut. Olivia Munn is a new breed, that stretches beyond the US. » 1/14/11 2:00am 1/14/11 2:00am

DirecTV Unplugs Video Game Channel G4

X-Play is on pause for DirecTV subscribers. The satellite TV provider has dropped video game-centric network G4 from its line-up today, with DirecTV saying it has "no plans" to bring back the cable channel for its 18 million U.S. customers. » 11/01/10 7:40pm 11/01/10 7:40pm

Olivia Munn Trying Out For The Daily Show

Attack of the Show host Olivia Munn, who recently played a reporter in Iron Man 2, is appearing as a correspondent for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart over the next couple of weeks. » 6/04/10 3:00am 6/04/10 3:00am

Hey, Olivia Munn Was Cut From Iron Man 2, Then Added Back

Olivia Munn, host of television program Attack of the Show! and Playboy covergirl, was slated to appear in forthcoming Hollywood film Iron Man 2. Then she ended up on the editing room floor. » 3/25/10 5:00am 3/25/10 5:00am

Olivia Munn Not Nude, Not for a Lack of Effort

No matter what was discussed, agreed, or signed, when you're in front of a Playboy lens, the nudity negotiation never ends. Olivia Munn learned that after two days with one of their more persistent stylists. » 6/20/09 12:00pm 6/20/09 12:00pm

Watch The Game Developers Choice Awards On G4 Tonight

Don't forget, like I did, that G4 will be airing the 2009 Game Developers Choice Awards tonight, giving the cable-subscribing masses a chance to hear great Tim Schafer jokes and watch awards being accepted. » 4/10/09 7:20pm 4/10/09 7:20pm

You Too Can Watch The Game Developers Choice Awards

One of the highlights of next week's Game Developers Conference will be the show's annual awards ceremony. Tim Schafer will host. Sides will be split. Everyone will be happy. And you can watch it. » 3/20/09 9:40pm 3/20/09 9:40pm

Vin Diesel Begged For Dark Athena Multiplayer

The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena might have been a purely single player affair, if not for the begging of a large, muscle-bound bald man. » 3/18/09 3:20pm 3/18/09 3:20pm

Cuts Hit X-Play, Show Drops to Thrice Weekly [Update]

Deep cuts have hit G4's flagship show X-Play, sources tell us, and the five-day-a-week program has been cut back to three times a week. » 2/17/09 6:40pm 2/17/09 6:40pm