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Game Over Project

GAME OVER is a brilliant video performance project created by the Swiss artist Guillaume Reymond, using stop-motion (pixelation) technique to visually reproduce classic arcade games, pixel by pixel. It consists of a series of collaborative animation movies which revive some … Continue reading

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La Grivoise card game

The pretty humorous cards above are part of the deck of the French card game “La Grivoise” (The Spicy). That page contains all 32 cards and the box of the game released by Grimaud in the 1960’s. According to the … Continue reading

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The Control Panel Overlay Museum

I’m old enough to remember the glorious days of arcade games like Frogger. But I noticed I did’t have experience enough with “Fliperamas”, the Portuguese word for arcade games, informally called “fliper”. The only arcade game I remember playing was … Continue reading

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Atari Game Manuals

I would like to have played more videogame in my childhood. Just a vaguely thought, based on my knowledge of the games of this set of Atari Game Manuals, with 103 images. I know several by the name, just by … Continue reading

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Chocolate puzzles

Some puzzles and games can be kept for the whole life, like chess and domino. Not the case of those two polyomino chocolate puzzles. I wouldn’t keep a puzzle like that “safe” at home for more than 3 days. The … Continue reading

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Pac Man: The Insatiable Hunger

Videogame Theater presents Pac Man – The Insatiable Hunger. A funny video using puppetry and animation, with Pac-Man as a junkie and wife-beater. Poor Ms Pac-Man. (I know this isn’t new, but I found it now). More Pac-Man: Frogger, 1980 … Continue reading

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Frogger

I don’t know why I post about things, but here it is Frogger in Flash. I didn’t play Frogger when I was a little girl. I played Pac-Man, Mario Bros, Elevator Action and other games, always with my amazing technique … Continue reading

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1980 games

1980 games – Old online video and arcade games for free. Play Donkeykong Junior, Space Invaders, Ms Pacman, Elevator Action and many other video games from the 80’s without spend any coin. I verified that I’m still playing those games … Continue reading

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The Video Game Revolution

The Video Game Revolution is a fascinating PBS site. The Video Game Revolution examines the evolution and history of the video game industry, from the 1950s through today, the impact of video games on society and culture, and the future … Continue reading

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The Legend of Zelda Live action version

Last month The Legend of Zelda celebrated its 20 Years. Two years ago a group of fans were already celebrating their love for the game doing a parody live action version of it. If the video isn’t a masterpiece, at … Continue reading

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