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Cyan reaches $1.1 million fundraising goal for ‘Obduction’

Cyan Worlds on Wednesday exceeded its Kickstarter campaign goal of $1.1 million.


‘Myst’ creators Cyan Inc. launch Kickstarter campaign to fund new game

Cyan Inc., the Spokane company that captivated video game players 20 years ago with “Myst,” has launched a campaign to raise $1.1 million for its next big thing. The company …


‘Myst’ creator keeps the dream alive

Twenty years ago, a small video game company in Mead released a CD-ROM game called “Myst.” At a time when computer games involved fighting aliens or driving cartoon cars around …


UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2012, 1:08 p.m.

Burglary suspect: These pants aren’t mine

A suspected burglar caught wearing pants with methamphetamine in the pocket said the pants didn’t belong to him, police say.


Supreme Court rejects ban on violent game sales

The Supreme Court today refused to let California regulate the sale or rental of violent video games to children, saying governments do not have the power to “restrict the ideas …


Valley electronic gaming firm rides new growth

DigiDeal is dealing again. After negotiating a divorce from majority owner International Gaming Technology, the Spokane Valley maker of electronic table games is growing domestically and internationally, CEO Mike Kuhn …


Virtual online world ‘Planet Michael’ to live in Entropia

The man who made the moonwalk famous will soon be getting a planet of his own. The Michael Jackson estate has entered a licensing deal with a Los Angeles company …


Free speech versus kids and violent video games

The Supreme Court will decide whether free speech rights are more important than helping parents keep violent material away from children.


‘Call of Duty’ game sales top $1 billion

HOLLYWOOD — The video game industry got a shot of good news Wednesday: Activision Blizzard Inc. said sales of its blockbuster “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2” have exceeded $1 …


Doug Clark: Music that doesn’t involve a big screen? Imagine

Wednesday morning found me at the South Hill Hastings store to check out the big 9/9/9 intergalactic release of “The Beatles: Rock Band” video game. Sure enough, an attractive display …


Video games help many escape depression, other mental disorders

Gail Nichols has suffered from depression for years. When the 49-year-old St. Marys, Kan., resident can’t sleep, she falls back on a form of entertainment that is gaining increasing credibility …


Film studios embracing video games

Hollywood loves salable series, and as vital as “Harry Potter,” “Shrek” and “Transformers” might be to the bottom line, the studios are increasingly embracing an even more established and often …


Pac-Man Makes Comeback Into World Of Cd-Roms

Late-night infomercial. Boy George and Culture Club. Jennifer Beals-like dancers in ripped sweatshirts. Cue Martha Quinn with a K-Tel Records screen scroll: Now!!!! On one compact disc!!! All your favorite …


Skate Into Hockey Video Games

Yo, hockey head! Feeling left out of the Stanley Cup pursuit? Not satisfied simply watching the games on television? Craving the chance to check someone into the glass? Today, we …