If you're a diehard fan of video games and you've never listened to The Minibosses, you should be ashamed of yourself. The local band by way of Massachusetts performs rock versions of classic Nintendo video game soundtracks. The Minibosses are scheduled to perform their 250th show at Yucca Tap Roo ... More >>
Some guy eats another guy's face while sitting at a bus stop. A student killed his roommate and ate his heart and brain. A New Jerseyan stabbed himself 50 times and threw his guts at the police. If you haven't noticed, we're clearly living at the dawn of the zombie dead. When exactly is Bruce Camp ... More >>
Check out these lesser-known 80s rockers
Jonathan McNamaraDevastation players Nicholas Cucio (left) and Brian Valez. Valez runs Street Fighter tournaments at his Las Vegas-based game store "Game Over" and came out to support some of his hometown players at Devastation. Determined to grasp victory, two warriors step onto an airfield unconce ... More >>
In honor of Music Editor Martin Cizmar's look at video game-inspired music this week, we've taken the time to assemble this list of video games you should be listening to. That's right, listening. Play them all you want, but we're betting that your memories of laying waste to the final boss will fad ... More >>
By Jonathan McNamara The games of the Nintendo Experience Mobile Tour. See more shots in our Nintendo Experience Mobile Tour slide show. I want to be one of the converted. I want to be the kind of Nintendo fan that happily shrieks at the chance to play mini games. I wish that I didnâ€™t mind wa ... More >>
A look back at the best of 2007
Games that really, really obsessive people play
Meet the last great RPG for PlayStation 2
A few more changes would've helped Transformers
The terrorizing townsfolk of Resident Evil 4 shamble onto the Wii
God of War II enters the pantheon of classic games
God of War II enters the pantheon of classic games.
PlayStation 3 has potential -- but for the moment, little else
Newest DDR: Same game, fresh set list
Slow-paced Valkyrie Profile offers dull apocalypse
Like the anime, Naruto: Ultimate Ninja is goofy fun
Music can be a taxing enterprise
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney is guilty of being bizarre fun.
Microsoft's Xbox 360 fires the first shot in the next-gen console war
Barbarians, brain-eaters, and beagles round out the best of 2005
Thanks to a bright invention, Valley favorite Jerry Riopelle is finally on the verge of becoming cool
Rockin' the house but shying from the spotlight, DJ Element is the Valley's no-flash grandmaster
Rice burners, bitchin' Camaros and bikini babes: That's After 9's Midnight Run at Speedworld
A day at punk rock's biggest summer tour takes more than just stamina
Tabb takes aim at new video games
Tabb finds several more things to glue him to the screen
Falling in love with the GameBoy all over again
New video games and DVDs will keep you glued to the screen
A rant on the New York Dolls latest, plus raves on new video games
Your weekly pop culture wrap-up
Games Plus Video Game Exchange
Valley arcade rats find fame on the DDR Dance Pad
Psychobillies may be old school, but they ain't all old. Kreme checks out the Desperados at Fat Cats.
At night, downtown Phoenix is a ghost town – except for a few bright spots
For troubled 'tweens, forget the parents: Nothing beats the hip techie uncle with the PC room
Treasure Planet reveals an embarrassment of riches
After stepping out of the studio, Pharrell Williams finds the rock-star role suits him just fine
A decade after Vanilla Ice melted down, he's back with the man who made him.
In the 1970s, the Z-Boys were hell on wheels. Today, they're shredding the big screen.
Audiences love Jerry Bruckheimer. Critics don't. Like he cares.
Survivalist is taking west Phoenix hip-hop national, with smooth R&B hooks
Shrek offers an amusing, if empty, fractured fairy tale
In-N-Out lives up to the hype