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Hasbro to Make Tetris-Themed Jenga, Bop It Games Hasbro to Make Tetris-Themed Jenga, Bop It Games

One of the most-popular video games ever created, Tetris, is about to get some real world ports based on its famous block-building structures. Hasbro and The Tetris Company have just announced a partnership that will see two physical games based …

Fallout TV Show Teased By Bethesda Trademark Filing [UPDATED]

Remember last week when Fallout 3′s Erik Todd Dellums (the voice of Three Dog) made a series of cryptic tweets regarding a possible return to the Capital Wasteland? “To all my #Fallout3 and #ThreeDog fans: There may be more of …

Temple Run 2 Launches on iOS, Android Version Coming Soon

Run! Jump! Slide! Tilt! Temple Run 2, which we first told you arrived in the New Zealand App Store yesterday, has officially launched in the U.S. The sequel, like its predecessor, is free-to-play. The original Temple Run is one of …

Temple Run 2 Coming Your Way Soon (Maybe Tonight)

Good news, Temple Run fans. The next installment of the franchise may be coming your way later today. That’s because Temple Run 2 is now available in the New Zealand App Store. TouchArcade reports that the sequel to the hit …

Frank Zamboni Celebrated with Ice-Resurfacing Google Doodle Game Frank Zamboni Celebrated with Ice-Resurfacing Google Doodle Game
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Today’s Google Doodle is a an interesting little game that puts you in the driver’s seat of an unlikely protagonist. Sure, there are hockey players and figure skaters in the game – but you don’t control them. Instead, you’re the …

Google Guns Is Back As “Geo Guns” Google Guns Is Back As “Geo Guns”
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Earlier this week, we posted a story about a game called Google Guns, which lets you engage in tank warfare using Google Maps as your battleground provider. Just enter a location, and battle in any real-world setting courtesy of the …

Google Didn’t Like ‘Google Guns’ Creator’s Use Of Its Brand Google Didn’t Like ‘Google Guns’ Creator’s Use Of Its Brand

Update: The game is back up under a different title. On Wednesday, we posted an article about a game called Google Guns, which was essentially a Combat (as in the old Atari game)-style tank game, which utilized Google Maps to …

Google Guns Brings Tank Warfare To Google Maps Google Guns Brings Tank Warfare To Google Maps
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Update 2: The game is back up under a different title. Update: The game has now been removed due to apparent copyright violation. More here. Designer Walewijn den Boer has created a game called Google Guns, which brings a little …

Monopoly Is Replacing a Classic Game Piece and They’ve Enlisted Facebook’s Help
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The classic game Monopoly, everyone’s very first rage quit, is asking its Facebook fans to help in a very important decision. Monopoly wants to retire one of their classic game pieces, and they want to replace it with a new …

Cards Against Humanity Gives $70,000 of Holiday Pack Profit to Wikipedia Cards Against Humanity Gives $70,000 of Holiday Pack Profit to Wikipedia

There are plenty of reasons to love the guys behind the popular party game Cards Against Humanity. First, the game itself is awesome and probably one of the most-fun party games to come out in recent memory. It’s like playing …

Casual Game of Bop It Takes a Horrible Turn [VIDEO]
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If you were between the ages of five and twelve in the mid-to-late nineties, I’m sure you remember countless hours of bopping it, twisting it, and pulling it. Later, you may have even flicked it, shook it, or spun it. …

Please Fund This Time-Traveling Bear-Punching Kickstarter Project

Today’s awesome-looking Kickstarter project that you need to be aware of is FIST OF AWESOME, a “retro-style beat-em-up of truly epic proportions.” We’re talking epic level punching bears in the face here. According to the developer, Nicoll Hunt, here’s what …

Bill Nye’s New Kickstarter Project Wants to Teach the Physics of Flight via iPad Game Bill Nye’s New Kickstarter Project Wants to Teach the Physics of Flight via iPad Game

Lift! Drag! Weight! Thrust! Bill Nye the Science Guy wants you to know your main flight principles. And in order to do that, he’s thrown his celebrity behind a new educational flight simulation game designed for the iPad. It’s called …

Here’s What Happens When You Edit All the LEGO Lord of the Rings Cutscenes Together

Gamers have had a few weeks (or a few days, if they’re in Europe) to enjoy the latest LEGO game. LEGO Lord of the Rings marks the second time that the series has featured voice acting (LEGO Batman 2), which …

Play Windows 98 Solitaire IRL with Limited Edition Deck Play Windows 98 Solitaire IRL with Limited Edition Deck

Here’s a hit of nostalgia for your Monday afternoon: Fans of card games, computing history, and modern art will find a reason to love this set of limited edition playing cards. Based on the classic game of the same name, …

Apple Bans “Memory” from App Store, Cites German Trademark [REPORT] Apple Bans “Memory” from App Store, Cites German Trademark [REPORT]
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If you’re currently developing an app for Apple’s App Store, you may want to refrain from including the word “memory” in the title. It may save you a major headache down the road. According to a report from Gamasutra, Apple …

Halo 4 Breaks Records, Sees $220 Million in Sales in First 24 Hours

Everyone knew that Halo 4 was going to have a huge launch, and now Microsoft is conforming that with some fresh sales figures. According to the company, Halo 4 topped $220 million in sales worldwide in its first 24 hours …

Niantic Project Guy’s Apartment Gets Broken Into [Video] Niantic Project Guy’s Apartment Gets Broken Into [Video]

I’m not going to rehash all of the backstory to this here. If you don’t know about The Niantic Project, just read this, this and this. If you’ve been following along, you may be interested to know that another video …

Google’s Niantic Project Appears To Be More Game Than Viral Campaign Google’s Niantic Project Appears To Be More Game Than Viral Campaign

Google’s Niantic Project (which we first reported on here) is now starting to generate a little more attention. On Wednesday, we published “Google, This Is Getting Pretty Weird [The Niantic Project]” looking at some of the latest pieces of the …

Amazon Unveils Air Patriots, the First Mobile Game to Come Out of Amazon Game Studios

Today, Amazon has just launched their first-ever venture into mobile game development. It’s called “Air Patriots” and it is available today on Kindle Fire, Android, and iOS. Air Patriots is the second product from the newly-launched Amazon Game Studios, the …

Romney’s Binders Full of Women Remark Gives Birth to Crappy Flash Game
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I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: this election is weird, and it’s being made weird by the internet. And I’m not saying this is a bad thing – at all. All I’m saying is that it’s hard …