Very loosely based on the classic Namco/Atari arcade racing game, Pole Position hit Saturday mornings in 1984 and followed the Darrett siblings, stunt show performers who were also secretly government agents using their highly advanced vehicles to fight crime.
The full story of the infamous ET Atari game will be revealed this fall with the Xbox documentary, Atari: Game Over.
Nerdy celebs and industry veterans detail the evolution of video games from simple blips and bloops to the blockbuster, triple A games of today in the upcoming documentary, Video Games: The Movie.
A possible Expendables 3 villain, the end of a fantastic HBO comedy, a classic video game character recast and Steven Seagal’s diplomatic mission to Russia are just some of the stories in this week’s News Shotgun.
The Angry Video Game Nerd sets out on a quest to try and find the fabled pile of buried cartridges for ET on Atari but gets mixed up with a crazed Army general and Area 51 in the Nerd’s first feature length movie.
Not a whole lot of news this week but we did learn that Dunder Mifflin/Sabre is getting a new CEO, the Uncharted movie got a new director and a classic game got optioned for a movie.