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  • News

    July 10, 2014

    MLG Anaheim: This eSporting Life

    Internet outages, trash-talking and dreaming at one of the largest videogame tournaments on Earth

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2011

    5 Video Games That Help Put Me to Sleep

    ​If you are like me or any of the 60 million Americans out there, then you have trouble falling asleep at night. As a gamer, I find it especially difficult to catch some shut-eye at night, since most games out there are meant to be thrilling and get your heart pumping.However, I've been a gamer lo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2011

    Art and Video Games Collide: Highlights from the Super iam8bit Art Gallery

    Peter Mai/OC Weekly​Currently on display on Sunset Blvd in Los Angeles is the annual iam8bit art gallery-- an exhibit that combines works from local artists and love for '80s video game culture. The show was recently renamed to Super iam8bit, since this year's exhibit is bigger than those of previ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2011

    10 Things You Didn't Know About Sonic the Hedgehog

    ​Sonic the Hedgehog, that cute little blue mascot of the Sega Genesis, turns 20 years old today. Created in 1991 by Yuji Naka and Naoto Oshima, Sonic quickly rose to popularity as one of the most recognized and beloved video game icons, even to this very day.Debuting in the self-titled game Sonic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2011

    Six Awesome Video Game-Themed Balloon Sculptures

    The Balloon Guy​Gamers know that the week before the Electronics Entertainment Expo is the slowest week in video gaming news. All of the major game publishers want to save all of their "big guns" for the world's biggest gaming convention. Because E3 will be held from June 7-9 this year, we are cur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2011

    Five Video Games to Convince Non-Gamers They Can Play Video Games

    Flickr user ChelseaCharliWhite​Many of my friends don't play video games too often. Sure, they'll pick up a casual game once in a while, but gaming is mostly a solo hobby of mine. Unfortunately, most of them are also extremely competitive. That means whenever we do play games together, I have to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2010

    10 Video Games Series That Have Not Modernized Well

    Video Games have come a long way since its simple beginnings as a missile simulator on a cathode ray. Nowadays, we have photorealistic graphics, motion control, HD, 3D, HDD, and all sorts of crazy acronyms with the letter 'd' in it. Video games are a rapidly evolving medium. While this means that up ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2010

    Video Gaming's Greatest Mustaches

    There's something very special about a character's mustache in video gaming. In a way, a mustache is like a prop in a movie. It tells the viewer things about the character that cannot be conveyed in words alone. Depending on the style and cleanliness of his facial hair, we can clearly see if a perso ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2010

    E3 2010, Day One: Sony's Press Conference Wrap-Up

    Chris Victorio/OC Weekly​Click here to see a slideshow of photos from Day One of E3!Sony Computer Entertainment of America just held their annual Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) press conference at the Shrine Auditorium earlier today, showing off the games and technology that they will have to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2010

    Judge in Jailhouse Murder Case Failed to Disclose Conflict; DA Should Drop Case, Motions Claim

    Jared Petrovich​The case of the brutal Oct. 5, 2006 murder of John Derek Chamberlain, an inmate at Theo Lacy Men's Jail who died at the hands of inmates who believed he was a child molester, is already sensational enough. Although only nine inmates have been charged in his death, both the suspects ... More >>

  • Music

    April 9, 2009
  • Culture

    December 20, 2001

    Used to Be a Skate Shop

    23 Gallery is ready to make you famous

  • Culture

    May 3, 2001

    Sins of Fathers and Mothers

    Welcome to Christopher Durangs twisted world

  • Culture

    August 24, 2000

    Generation X's True Believer

    For Dave Eggers, it aint just marketing its an orgy