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IGN's Ultimate Games-to-Film Guide

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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...

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As a current video and/or computer gamer, how old are you?

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Imagine Games Network (IGN)'s Ten (10) Best Gadgets in Games

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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..."

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Have you ever watched someone playing the whole computer/video game(s)?

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N00b Boyfriend: L33T the parents.

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VideoSift shares a funny one minute and 39 seconds CollegeHumor video showing the "L33t/leet/elites" disapprove of their daughter's less-than-technologically-savy boyfriend.

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Train Factor: Chronicling the mis/uses of trains in games.

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Offworld shares "Trains In Games" is a Web site that takes a closer look at details in video and computer games that developers missed.

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Behind The Scenes: How Tetris Blocks Are Made

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Boing Boing and Offworld share a 30 seconds Vimeo video showing an amusing South Korean television (TV) commercial/spot/advertisement (ad.)

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The Secret Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2009 Announcements You Didn't Know About

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Blue's News shares a four pages Gameplayer article on "many of the secrets of Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) of 2009; secret in that they did not come with a press release or a screenshot, nor was the information released to anyone walking by.

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Flash Doom 2D

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Blue's News shares a Flash DOOM 2D -- "A sidescroller version of Doom. Grab keycards, pickup new weapons and turn the monsters into mush."

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2009 Sales, Demographic and Usage Data: Essential Facts About the Computer and Video Game Industry.

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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.'

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24 Patriotic Achievements of Jack Bauer

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Digg shares a Fanboy article on what if 24's Jack Bauer had achievements like in computer and video games based from season 1 to 7 (spoilers obviously)

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World of Warcraft (WoW) as everyday life in China.

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Boing Boing shares a funny 5.75 minutes YouTube video showing "World of Warcraft (WoW) as everyday life in China" -- "In this Chinese video, an average dude plays out his life by invoking World-of-Warcraft-style game mechanics.

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Doom Triple Pack -- A Flash Game with Three id Software's Classic First Perspective Shooters (FPS): DOOM, Heretic, and Hexen.

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Blue's News shares a Flash Game Pack (11 MB to download) titled "Doom Triple Pack" -- "Play Doom, Hexen, and Heretic all in one!".

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"I need to build more infantry pretty soon."

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Digg shares a doctored photograph/photo. to show how one addicted real time strategy (RTS) gamer look

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Game Developer Salary Survey for 2008: How Much Do Game Developers Make?

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Voodoo Extreme (VE) 3D shares Gamastura article on Game Developer magazine's editors released the results of its eighth annual Game Developer Salary Survey.

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Eighteen (18) Embarrassing Game Artificial Intelligence (AI) Bugs Caught On Tape/Recorded... and Fixed!

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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.

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Old Sierra Adventure Games Playable Online In Web Browsers and With Multiplayer

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/. 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.

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