Video game

1994 Story On Video Game Crunch Is Brutal Reading

Photo: Hiroshi Iuchi Total recallTotal recallTotal Recall is a look back at the history of video games through their characters, franchises, developers and trends. Large-scale reports on terrible working conditions in video game studios is a relatively recent thing, but crunch has always been with us, and as we can …

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5 things to know before the market opens on Monday, May 24

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stocks expected to rise after Bitcoin’s swings last week Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Source: NYSE U.S. equity futures rose as technology names in Monday’s pre-market exchanges …

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In search of success, Hollywood is returning to video games

LOS ANGELES – For 28 years, since “Super Mario Bros.” Arriving in theaters with the slogan “This Ain’t No Game,” Hollywood tried and most importantly failed – epically, famously – to turn blockbuster video games into blockbuster movies. For every “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider” (2001) that made Angelina Jolie an …

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