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eToychest News

eToychest has posted some interesting news articles below:
  • The World According to Bushnell
    "If Nolan Bushnell had his way, we'd all be sitting around the table at some restaurant, playing videogames over a pint while we laughed away the evening hours. Come to think of it, that sounds pretty damn grand, and the mind behind both Pong and Chuck E. Cheese could be just the one to inject social life back into the modern arcade scene."
  • Six Game Industry Icons Get Stars on Walk of Game (Pictures of the event included in article.)
    "This year, Walk of Game honored Sid Meier and John Carmack for Lifetime Achievement, and Lara Croft, StarCraft, Final Fantasy, and EverQuest as favorite Games/Characters. Each received a star on Walk of Game."

Joystiq News

Joystiq has posted the following news articles below:
  • Video Games Used for Therapy
    "Using NASA technology and video games, the Smart BrainGames system uses neurofeedback to target the symptoms of brain injuries, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and learning difficulties."
  • Rumor: Yuji Naka Set to Leave Sega
    "Unfortunately, this kind of rumor is difficult to confirm as you don't know for sure whether someone's leaving a developer until he's actually gone."
  • Compete Against Giambi on Xbox Live
    "The event is part of Xbox Live's Game with Fame program, and Giambi is "taking time from his busy spring training regimen to challenge his fans.""

Member Comments
# 1 fossen @ 03/19/06 05:53 PM
Nolan Bushnell makes pimpin' look eazy.

His vision of gaming is really so much broader than what we see today, and so much more ... high-minded. It's a shame his business sense kinda let him down back in the day - a Bushnell-shaped gaming world would be much more interesting.

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