| Jul 13, 2012
| 5:12 AM
"The future belongs to crowds." - Don DeLillo, Mao II
If the 20th century version of video game marketing is attempting to observe what customers wanted, than the 21st has become a time about flat-out asking them.
Steam, Valve's online gaming store and...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 12:11 PM
Gaming is hot right now — even in the lab-coat world of science education.
The MdBio Foundation, a private charitable organization for promoting science learning and workforce development, is building an online video game for high school students....
| Jul 23, 2012
| 10:35 AM
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| Jul 23, 2012
| 7:34 AM
Electronic Arts has reached preliminary settlement with the consumer protection law firm Hagens Berman, who filed suit against the company for violating antitrust and consumer protection laws in making its popular football video games.
The settlement has...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 10:31 AM
With each passing day, we live in a more and more disposable society. Be it food, jobs, relationships, or even sadly, horrific tragedies which deflate our national spirit.
If we want to be honest in this disposable society we now all inhabit, then we...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 7:32 AM
Shane Butcher is auctioning off "the American Dream," or at least a video game enthusiast version of it. Via one of the most unique eBay listings one can come across, Butcher is selling his chain of three video game stores, called R.U. Game?, his two...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 8:17 AM
Back in May, one of the biggest video game companies in Maryland -- Big Huge Games of Timonium -- imploded, as its parent company in Rhode Island, 38 Studios, collapsed from a lack of money.
Somewhere around 90-100 or so were laid off abruptly at Big...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 9:23 AM
For the past six months, I have had the incredible opportunity to consume mountains of gaming-related information and regurgitate on Game Cache the things I thought were interesting.
In that short time I got to see the warm and fuzzy side of the industry...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:41 AM
•••• It was a busy week down in Bethesda, with the “Skyrim” developers trademarking the game’s signature “Fus Ro Dah” shout. Crap, now I owe them $17. More pertient to gamers is the...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 9:16 AM
•••• The “is Valve making a console?” rumors got a lot more interesting as Apple is now being linked to the Steamers (as I like to call them), but in terms of “wearable computing” (i.e. Google&...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 10:55 AM
This is a quandary about the future of video games, but it also has a lot to do with text messages, phone calls, headsets and millennials.
The backlash to the “Facebook Age” cries out for more human connection, more “real”...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 11:07 AM
Even if the rumors about the next-generation consoles not supporting used games are false, we appear to be entering a problematic stage in physical videogame media. The growing ease of digital distribution as well as mandatory online passes and DRM have...