Digg shares a six pages IGN article that shares "the latest word on every videogame adaptation brewing in Hollywood. Movie studios have been mining the videogame industry for creative ideas since the early 1990s. Given nearly 20 years to crack the formula, you'd think that Hollywood would have a better track record. Sadly, many game-to-film adaptations haven't lived up to expectations... But there is a bright side... We've seen more than a few successes...
Imagine Games Network (IGN) takes a look at ten best gear used in computer and video games -- "In honor of the release of Batman: Arkham Asylum, we decided to take a look at the best gear used in games. After all, the Dark Knight (Batman) is famed for his gadgets. But even his trusty Batarang and shark repellent weren't enough to get the Bat on our list. That's because there are so many great in-game gadgets that put Batman's little toys to shame. Enjoy our take on the very best gear games have to offer..."
Xkcd shows a disadvantage of being late in gaming.
Blue's News share a Joystiq article on the "... cold hard facts about gamer demographics, presented in a cold, hard manner. Look no further than the Entertainment Software Association (ESA)'s helpful annual pamphlet, the aptly tiltled '2009 Sales, Demographic and Usage Data: Essential Facts About the Computer and Video Game Industry.'
Doom Triple Pack -- A Flash Game with Three id Software's Classic First Perspective Shooters (FPS): DOOM, Heretic, and Hexen.Submitted by ant on Sat, 05/09/2009 - 12:19pm. Addon/Modification | Apple Games | Art/Design | Audio | Non-Apple Computer Games | Personal | Sight Seeings | Web Games
Eighteen (18) Embarrassing Game Artificial Intelligence (AI) Bugs Caught On Tape/Recorded... and Fixed!Submitted by ant on Sun, 05/03/2009 - 11:20am. Addon/Modification | Apple Games | Art/Design | Audio | Development/Quality Assurance Testing | Funny Videos/Animations | Hacking/Modification/Cracking | History | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Non-Apple Computer Games | Online Games | Personal | Reading Materials | Sight Seeings | Software | Videogame Console
AiGameDev shares its "list of the eighteen (18) best, quirkiest, and most informative artificial intelligence (AI) bugs available on YouTube we've collected over the past 12 months. In the spirit of AiGameDev.com, you'll find a bunch of tips and tricks to help fix these problems when/if you see them in your own game.
/. mentions a Sarien.net that is a "portal for reliving the classic Sierra (old archived copies) On-Line adventure games (e.g., Space Quest, King's Quest, Police Quest, Leisure Suit Larry). With its focus on instant fun and a unique multiplayer experience, Sarien.net hopes to win new gamers' hearts and promote the adventure game genre." It also has multiplayer support.