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Atari: Game Over – Development Stops, CEO Bails

Atari, who has done very little in the gaming world as of late, has decided to pull out of game development all together. Instead,...

Top Ten Most Badass Weapons in Gaming History – # 8 Cloud’s Sword

I don't really like Japanese RPGs. I think they show an amazing stubbornness towards evolution of the genre, with recycled story arcs and male...

Top Ten Developers – #1 Nintendo

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Top Ten Developers – #2 Namco

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Top Ten Developers – #3 Capcom

Little known facts about Capcom: Their name is pronounced Kapukon in Katakana, the writing system designated for foreign words in the Japanese language. Megaman...

Top Ten Developers – #4 Konami

Our next contender came out of the tangled streets of Osaka, Japan. Osaka is loud, boisterous, exciting, and over the top. It should be...

Top Ten Developers – #5 Ubisoft

Ubisoft's name comes from the word “ubiquitous”, which means to be everywhere at the same time. With the many branches Ubisoft has throughout Europe...

Top Ten Developers – #7 LucasArts

To think of LucasArts (formerly Lucasfilm Games) is to think of George Lucas, the man who created it all. The pompadour sporting and flannel...

Top Ten Developers – #8 Square Enix

Some developers draw inspiration from a particular genre. Electronic Arts built up some of the most successful franchises in the sports world, Id Software...

Top Ten Developers – #10 Activision

Anyone who has played video games in the 8 or 16-bit era remembers a genre that has since become the black sheep of 3D...

Precedents for Progress: How Nintendo’s Past Helped Shape Gaming’s Future

On a normal day, you'd find me spinning around in my office chair contemplating the meaning of life, the Mayan calendar, and global warming,...

Atari’s “Goodwill” Hunting Complete – Reported Losses Exceed $70 Million

Even Namco's Pac-Man would have a hard time swallowing these numbers. After initially delaying a formal announcement in June while the company calculated...

Metriod’s Samus (vs) Halo’s Master Chief (King Of The Game – Early Concept Art)

We are working away on bringing our readers the "King Of The Game" series but wanted to share some early sketches with you in...

Gamecock Media Group Offers A Solution To Your E3 Frustration…

Everyone was upset when E3 said goodbye, especially the giant statues. When the E3 we all know and love closed its doors for good,...

“King Of The Game” – Division Two

Here we go, division two of the "King Of The Game" Tournament. If you want to check out division one and read the tournament...