video games

The 10 Craziest Christmas-Themed Video Games
Christmas-themed video games might seem like the best way for developers to cash in on the holiday season, but there's a conspicuous lack of these titles on the market. Believe it or not, this is a good thing, because the vast majority of Christmas games to date have been pretty bad and, what&a…
Nintendo’s Wii U set to release 11/18
I'm not gonna lie, this thing looks awesome. In addition to the new controller, they also have the Wii U Pro controller, which has a more classic setup of controller sticks, buttons, and triggers. This makes the Wii U more appealing to "hardcore" gamers, and a lot more competi…
Why Are Video Games Banded from Certain Households?
My kids love their Wii and I would hate to think how they would react if I threatened to remove it from our home. My kids are young so I don't let them play many games and I certainly don't let them play for long period of times but I have been criticized for letting them play video games …
PETA Blasts Pokémon For Promoting Animal Abuse
While the critters of  Pokémon are animal-like, you can't actually find Pikachu and his buddies in earth's animal kingdom.
Which is why PETA's recent attack on the popular Nintendo characters has many people scratching their heads.
Does Your Grandma Play Video Games? [POLL]
Last night I overheard a gentlman talking about elderly people playing the Nientdo Wii. Apparenlty the man works for an assisted living company and when their clients can't golf or go bowling anymore they recomend they play the Wii. A lot of them have to play sitting down but they still enjoy b…
Video Games Might Be Warping Our Minds — Health Check
Is your kid hooked on video games? New research says simple brain-wiring may be to blame.
Brain scans conducted on 154 teenagers who played video games at least nine hours per week found the structure and activity in the part of the brain associated with reward processing was larger than in those who…
15% of Divorces Are Now Caused By Video Games?
You'd never suspect them, but the Mario Brothers are trying to break up your marriage.
According to an annual study by Divorce Online from Deseret News, up to 15% of the divorces in the last year cited VIDEO GAMES as a contributing factor to the marriage breaking up.  "World of War…
Mario Is The Number One Video Game Character of All-Time
According to the 13,000 gamers who voted on the Guinness World Records’ website, Mario is the greatest video game character of all time.
The plumber with amazing leaping abilities edged out another Nintendo favorite, Link, from “Legend of Zelda,” for the top spot.  All told, Nintendo had 11 charact…