Racing games didn't always have a million polygons and textured scenery. Sometimes, all you got were some colored pixels and chirpy music. With our readers' help we've identified the ten best-looking cars from the 16-bit generation. [Jalopnik]
With Forza Motorsport 3, Microsoft's Turn 10 Studios tried creating the greatest racing game. On October 11th, when Forza Motorsport 4 is released for Xbox 360, they're setting their sights higher - creating the next generation of car enthusiasts. [Jalopnik]
The hyperrealism in the groundbreaking 1940's police detective game L.A. Noire extends to the 95 era-appropriate production and concept cars that populate the gritty game environment. Here are over 60 of the real vehicles from the game. [Jalopnik]
Marshall Faulk, who had the cover of Madden NFL 2003, was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame yesterday. Faulk is the first Madden NFL dedicated cover athlete to be elected to Canton. (Barry Sanders appeared in the background of the cover of Madden NFL 2000.)
Just in case you haven't seen the news. No real connection to gaming, but a genius in acting, entertainment, entrepreneurship, and philanthropy and a very, very admirable human being. Paul Newman died Friday. He was 83.