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Interview: Patrick Hickey Jr. (Author of “The Minds Behind the Games”)

Interview: Patrick Hickey Jr. (Author of “The Minds Behind the Games”)

We recently chatted with Patrick Hickey Jr., an author, professor and journalist whose forthcoming book, “The Minds Behind the Games,” examines 36 different classic titles from multiple consoles and includes input from over 50 developers.

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Hands-On: Ecco Jr. and the Great Ocean Treasure Hunt!

Hands-On: Ecco Jr. and the Great Ocean Treasure Hunt!

Sega’s Ecco the Dolphin was found in many different waters during the ’90s. From the Game Gear to the Sega CD, he was seemingly everywhere. What many people don’t know is that he also made an appearance on the Pico, Sega’s educational children’s console. A variation of the Ecco Jr. game was released, and we’ve given it a hands-on to see if it sinks or swims.

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Reader Roundtable Vol. 134

Reader Roundtable Vol. 134

Summer is in full swing, and you’ve hopefully had some extra time to play games. As always, we’re here to share what we’ve been playing over the past 30 days, and there’s usually a game or two that might have slipped under your radar or that you’ve been thinking of revisiting. Well, now’s the time! Grab that controller and play some games!

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Hands-On: SOUND WAVES: A Tribute to Ecco the Dolphin

Hands-On: SOUND WAVES: A Tribute to Ecco the Dolphin

Fans have done some amazing things with video game music, and there are plenty of remixes out there that deserve downloading. Fans of Ecco the Dolphin should definitely check out Sound Waves, which provides a creative and original take on the themes that made that series’ soundtracks so legendary.

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Creative Genesis: Custom Game Signs!

Creative Genesis: Custom Game Signs!

A new site offers custom signs that look great in any game room, including those in the beloved Sega style. Laser cut from solid wood and offer lots of style options. If you’re looking for a nice sign to show off, then Geeky Goods may have just the thing. Read on for more details and see if they have the sign for you!

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