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2013-10-04 23:04:28

STEM education showcase uses games and hands-on activities to help the Los Angeles community and at-risk youth learn about science, technology, engineering, and math. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 GameDesk (http://www.gamedesk.org), named one of Fast Company’s “Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Education” and Time Warner Cable are presenting EduPalooza at the 2013 IndieCade Festival, the annual and International Festival of Independent Games (http://www.IndieCade.com)...

2013-09-26 23:30:21

KidToysCenter.com, an online kid’s toys website, is proud to present its biggest 2013 collection of Lego toys for kids to have fun with. (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 For decades now, Lego has been the industry leader in providing toys for kids across the world. A big reason for the company’s success is because toys that require kids to build objects and structures will always be a step ahead of ready-made toys. At a young age, kids want to experiment and learn new things, and with Lego...

2013-09-25 23:33:17

Independent game developers can now fund and produce customized playing card and board game packages for Kickstarter launches. Netcong, NJ (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 This fall independent game developer Peter Vaughan will become a first-time publisher of the a custom playing card game, What the Food?!, where players take on the role of one of over a dozen classmates caught in a classic cafeteria food fight. Designed for lively social interaction, three to eight casual to advanced...

Grand Theft Auto V Shatters Entertainment Industry Sales Records
2013-09-22 07:50:58

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online The fifth entry in the popular Grand Theft Auto video games series has become the fastest-selling entertainment product of all time, earning a reported $1 billion in sales just three days following its release. According to Reuters reporter Malathi Nayak, Grand Theft Auto V “racked up $800 million in first-day sales alone.” Take-Two Interactive, the game’s creator, called that a launch-day record for the lucrative gaming...


Latest Electronic games Reference Libraries

TurboExpress
2013-08-10 07:24:17

The TurboExpress was a handheld video game console produced as a portable version of the TurboGrafx-16/PC. It was released in 1990 by NEC and known as PC Engine GT (Game Talk) in Japan. Considered to be the most advanced handheld upon release, it could play all of the TurboGrafx-16’s HuCard games. It only sold 1.5 million units and was plagued with problems. Frequent sound failure and screen pixel failure were mostly reported. Also, text was difficult to read and certain RPG games were...

Coleco Gemini
2013-04-28 10:06:48

The Coleco Gemini is similar to the Atari 2600 video game console. The Gemini was manufactured by Coleco as the second generation game console using ROM cartridges. In 1982 Coleco produced an expansion module for the ColecoVision that was compatible with the Atari 2600. Atari tried to sue Coleco for patent infringement but lost, allowing Coleco to manufacture the Coleco Gemini. The Gemini had an 8 way joystick, attached on the top, and a 270-degree paddle on the bottom of the same...

Sega Genesis
2013-04-27 09:05:01

The Sega Genesis is the fourth generation of game consoles developed by Sega. It was also known as the Sega Mega Drive released in Japan on October 29, 1988. It was released in other regions as the Sega Genesis. In the US, New York and Los Angeles were the first cities to get the console on on August 14, 1989 in. On September 15, 1989 it was released to the rest of North America. It was released in Europe as the Mega Drive on November 30, 1990. It was also released in Brazil in 1990 as the...

ColecoVision
2013-03-16 09:15:20

The ColecoVision is a home game console produced by Coleco Industries and released in August 1982. Nintendo’s Donkey Kong was licensed to Coleco to be the official game pack cartridge with all ColecoVision consoles. By the end of 1982, more than 500,000 units were sold. Outside the United States, the console was sold as CBS ColecoVision. By early 1983 over one million total units were sold; but by the beginning of 1984 sales dramatically declined. By the summer of 1985 Coleco withdrew...

Panasonic 3DO
2013-03-16 08:56:25

The Panasonic 3DO is a video game console produced by Panasonic and was released in North America On October 4, 1993, in Japan on March 20, 1994, and in Europe later in 1994. The 3DO games were manufactured by multiple developers who paid a royalty to 3DO for each game that was sold. This ultimately was the downfall of the 3DO, making it a very expensive product. The founder of 3DO, Trip Hawkins, stated that the 3DO was not a game console, but a high end audio video system and was priced...

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