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Live from the Joystiq Podcast at PAX East ... right now!

click to BBMT-size You may not be here with us in person, dearest Joystiq reader, but you're with us in our hearts. We're just as sad as you that you couldn't make it all the way to Boston's first ever PAX East, but we've got a whole bunch of pictures of the Joystiq Podcast trio (and the hundreds...

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Joystiq vs. GDC 2010

GDC generally isn't packed with the "oohs" and "ahs" that are typically exuded during E3 or the Tokyo Game Show. The name says it all, really, what with it being the Game Developers Conference. That doesn't mean their aren't hot scoops to be found though. This year we got our first taste of the Pl...

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Joystiq set to overtake G4 in Folding@home leaderboards tonight

Were you aware that Folding@home (now called Life With PlayStation) isn't just an altruistic distributed computing network, but also a brutal team sport? It's true -- reader Chilly_Willy recently pointed our attention to Joystiq's ranking on the F@h leaderboard and reported the delightful news that...

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Big Download picks best PC games of 2009, previews 2010

If you're not already directing your eyeballs to our PC sister site Big Download for all your PC gaming news, well ... why not? Hmmm? That sounds like a personal problem, if you ask us. Anyway, they've recently posted their rundown of 2009's best PC games (as well as writing up a whole mess on what...

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Reminder: Today's Engadget Show to feature Joystiq's Chris Grant!

Are you in New York City today wondering what to do at 5PM? We suggest you head to the below address in NYC's beautiful East Village where The Engadget Show is being taped, featuring not just HTC's Drew Bamford, but also Joystiq's very own head honcho Chris Grant! They'll be talking games and givin...

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The internets present: Michael Pachter FACTS

Joystiq admittedly went a little crazy with stories involving Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter recently. But, how can the internet blame us? The man is such an important figure. Not only to the video game industry, but to the current state of humanity. Inspired by Harmonix's Alex Navarro, th...

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Joystiq vs E3: Day 4

Here we are with Joystiq vs E3: Day 4. Today we tour the South Hall, where companies like Konami, Microsoft, MTV Games and Sega are showing off their wares. It was a long day (again), but at least we made time for pizza. Check it out. [Music: Phantom Jets - "When I'm Gone"]...

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Overheard@E3: ESA's Dan Hewitt thinks we should be happy with what we get

"You're lucky there aren't f**cking wooden benches in here. You can quote me on that!" With those words, ESA senior director of communication Dan Hewitt told Joystiq's own Richard Mitchell and Alexander Sliwinski -- in jest, we should strongly note -- exactly where they could put their handful of ...

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Titmouse brings a pirate band to its pirate paaaaarty

So, we were at an E3 shindig for Seven Haunted Seas at Titmouse Studios last night. Seven Haunted Seas is a pirate game, you see, and so Titmouse desired to hire a pirate band to play the party. Ladies and gentlemen, we give you the Pirates Charles. The game wasn't actually there, incidentally. Tha...

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Joystiq vs E3 Day 3

Joystiq's third day in LA -- which was yesterday, incidentally -- was hectic. With loads of hands-on sessions, interviews, and more booth appointments than you can count, It's tiring and very, very stressful, but we do it for you. Today, let us walk you through your own personal tour of the West Ha...

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