Awards After Party Band Is Downtown Pidgeons!

We’re happy to announce that Downtown Pidgeons will be playing the After Party at the 4th Annual New York Game Awards at Villain in Williamsburg on February 16th. There is indeed a game-related aspect to the Pidgeons. Guitarist Billy Pidgeon has been involved in games since the days of Acclaim. He was, for example, executive…

The Roundup: The Circle Speaks

By Harry Rabinowitz This week’s Roundup comes to you with a heavy heart. Evan Narcisse gives his impressions of Gravity Ghost, the Super Mario Galaxy-esk physics puzzle platformer by Erin Robinson. With the recent release of Grim Fandango Remastered, Dan Ackerman is one step closer to having all his “out of print” PC classics back in…

On The Greatness of Andrew Yoon

by Harold Goldberg I first met Andrew Yoon in Dubrovnik almost a decade ago at a Sony PlayStation event. Back then, he was the driving force behind a blog called PSP Fanboy. Andrew, Donna Mei-Ling Park and I hung a lot at the event and Donna and I marveled at Andrew’s intelligence. Andrew was the…

The Roundup: The Circle Speaks

By Harry Rabinowitz It’s a bit snowy outside, isn’t it? Hope my fellow east coast residence are coping well. I can tell you one thing though, bad weather never stopped our members! Ben Gilbert discusses HoloLens, Microsoft’s newly unveiled “mixed” reality” headset, and what it means for the virtual reality marketplace. Chris Plante looks at how…

Tickets! Get Your NY Game Awards Tickets!

by Harold Goldberg Get your tickets now! A very limited amount of tickets for the 4th Annual New York Game Awards on February 16th, 2015 (7 p.m. that night at Villain in Brooklyn) is being released today to the general public! (You must be 21 to attend!) Here’s the link. For $10 donation, you get:…

The Roundup: The Circle Speaks

By Harry Rabinowitz 27 days left until our Williamsburg-bound New York Game Awards. Speak the word, spread the hype! Kevin L. Clark, Tanya Depass, Shareef Jackson, Catt Small and many more took a stand against police brutality with #Spawn4Good, a gaming stream marathon dedicated to raising awareness. Lead by SpawnOnMe’s Kahlief Adams, the collective accomplished…