Tim Schafer, Nolan Bushnell and Others Tell You What’s In A Game

Every year sees the release of movies about making music, movies about making other culture and, of course, movies about making movies. Movies about making games? Only once in a while, as with Indie Game The Movie. » 7/30/12 6:30pm 7/30/12 6:30pm

The Best Quotes of GDC Online (and Things I Noticed While I Was There)

Last week, I attended the Game Developers' Conference Online in Austin. I was there to give a talk about game storytelling, but I stayed for the entire event, and caught a good number of talks, workshops, and keynotes. On Monday, Gamasutra (who helps put on GDC each year) ran a fun collection of quotes from the event,… » 10/19/11 10:00pm 10/19/11 10:00pm

We Will Have Neural-Implant Gaming in 20 Years (and Parents Will Hate…

When do we get the Seinfeld of video games? Why won't there be any major new gaming consoles? And just when will get video game technology implanted in our brains? At GDC Online in Austin, Atari co-founder Nolan Bushnell predicted and expounded upon many things. » 10/10/11 11:00pm 10/10/11 11:00pm

Original Chuck E. Cheese Added to Registry of Historic Gaming Locations

The most terrifying all animal band in history is finally getting the recognition it deserves. The Registry of Historic Gaming locations is adding the site of the original Chuck E. Cheese's to it's list of historic sites. First built in San Jose, California in 1977, Chuck E. Cheese's Pizza Time Theatre was the first… » 7/25/11 11:00am 7/25/11 11:00am