Signia Venture Partners has $85 million in new funds to invest

Signia Venture Partners has closed its second fund at $85 million to lead early-stage deals in emerging tech startups mostly in and around San Francisco. For the unfamiliar, Signia is typically the fi

Watch us beat the heck out of each other in Disney’s new fighter, Marvel Battlegrounds

Tomorrow morning Disney will launch Marvel Battlegrounds, a new four-player superhero fighting game built on top of their Disney Infinity platform. Disney Infinity producer John Vignocchi stopped b

Homemade handheld Ardu Game shakes it up with retro look

Ardu Game by BricoGeek is a portable videogame made out of old parts. Using rescued buttons from a PSP the handheld sports some stylish vintage looks. An accelerometer is incorporated, which add a fun

Mystery surrounds pulled Bungie E3 trailer: New Halo?

Quick, someone get Columbo on the phone, we’ve got ourselves a veritable mystery that needs solvin’. Well, that may be a bit of a stretch, but some folks are wildly speculating over the fa

CrunchArcade: Zero Punctuation does it again, this time to the Wii I hate me some Wii, but Zero Punctuation is usually able to review Wii games without completely upsetting anyone but the most wankerish fanboys. Th

New Mexico wants to tax video games to make kids less giant

[photopress:games_for_guns_mexico.jpg,full,center] If there’s one thing we’ve learned over and over again, it’s that you can’t tax people into changing their ways. They’l

Hitachi predicts 4TB hard drives by 2011 (and an important public service announcement from me to you)

That’s one big hard drive! Want a 4TB hard drive? Got four years to wait? Good, because that’s how long, according to Hitachi, it’ll take for us to see such drives, roughly keeping u

Xbox Live Arcade Heads To PCs By Year's End

I love announcements for announcements’ sake. Microsoft said at Gamerfest that it will, somehow, someway, release Xbox Live Arcade for the PC in time for the holidays. It didn’t say how it