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Relive Your Childhood With This Website
Remember all those hours you wasted playing Oregon Trail or Sim City or Street Fighter II? Now you can waste them at work on this site. Sure the games of today are works of art, technological breakthroughs that are genuinely impressive in every way. They’re immersive, they’re intuitive…
The Video Game Documentary We’ve All Been Waiting For
Subscribe to WRRV on Youtube The greatest (and now officially true) video game urban legend’s documentary trailer is here. As you know (from me posting about it a million times), the story of the buried ET Atari game cartridges is one of my favorite weird stories. As part of a series of gamin…
Did we find E.T.’s home?
A few weeks back, I wrote about the urban legend involving the historically bad E.T. video game for the Atari back in the early 80s. It’s got a pretty comprehensive history–if I do say so myself!–and you can check it out here. But, long story short, there has been a story that a…
Digging Up E.T. After 30 Years!
Everyone knows E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial is one of the most successful films ever made; before Jurassic Park came along, it held the title of Highest Grossing Picture of All-Time for a solid decade. What you might not know if you aren’t a video game aficionado is that the E.T. video ga…