Oscar Niemeyer’s Worst Tech Reproduces Games of Wrestling Shadows – WIRed #26

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What do the Mayans, Doctor Who, Demi Lovato, Machetes, and Winking have in common? You don’t know; neither do I.

This week’s apocalyptic (ugh…) episode of WIRed discusses the late-great architect Oscar Neimeyer, CNET’s Worst Tech Products of 2012, a new game for…the VIRTUAL BOY?!?, and boiling point of the Hart/McMahon grudge in documentary form.

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Just Because A Gaming Console’s Discontinued, Doesn’t Mean The Games Stop Coming

When Nintendo showed of the Virtual Boy at the 1996 Electronic Entertainment Expo, along with it’s limited number of games, the big “N’s” early attempt at a 3-D portable gaming console was shunned by consumers and game developers. Less than eight months after hitting shelves, the Virtual Boy had seen its final game release, as Nintendo discontinued the system and cancelled every game it showed at E3 ’96.   Continue reading “Just Because A Gaming Console’s Discontinued, Doesn’t Mean The Games Stop Coming”