• Watch Joseph Gordon-Levitt Completely Geek Out Over MAGIC: THE GATHERING

    4 days ago - By GeekTyrant

    I used to be really into Magic: The Gathering when I was in high school. I played that game all the time with my friends. I haven't played in years, though, mostly because all of my friends just stopped playing and I didn't have anyone else to play with. I had no idea that Joseph Gordon-Levitt was into Magic: The Gathering! it was a fun little surprise to see this this video from Geek & Sundry pop up in my e-mail that shows the actor completely geeking out over fantasy card game. It's especially delightful seeing him talk about his cards and how since he was a successful actor growing up...
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  • Sony†™s PlayStation Classic is powered by the open-source emulator PCSX

    Sony†™s PlayStation Classic is powered by the open-source emulator PCSX

    4 days ago - By Gamasutra

    Sony has opted to license a long-running open-source PlayStation emulator, PCSX, to power the games on its upcoming plug-n-play PlayStation Classic system. ...
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  • Sony's PlayStation Classic uses popular PC open-source emulator

    Sony's PlayStation Classic uses popular PC open-source emulator

    4 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    Sony's upcoming PlayStation Classic retro console uses an open-source emulator to play original PlayStation games, according to a report from Kotaku. During a hands-on preview , Kotaku ‘s feature editor Chris Kohler noted that the Classic's menu listed a legal license for the open-source PlayStation emulator PCSX ReARMed. Using ReARMed, the Classic is able to run 20 pre-installed original PlayStation games, including Final Fantasy VII, Tekken 3 and Wild Arms. For context, ReARMed is a popular modernized version of the original PCSX emulator, which was most prominently used from 2000 to...
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  • Sony's PlayStation Classic uses an open-source emulator to play its games

    4 days ago - By TechCrunch

    The worm has turned, it seems. Emulators, which let people run old console games on their computers, were once the scourge of the gaming industry. Now Sony is using one of the very pieces of software the industry decried as the basis for its PlayStation Classic retro console.
    In the licenses list for the console can be found PCSX ReArmed, as Kotaku noticed in its review yesterday. That's the ARM port of PCSX Reloaded, itself an offshoot of the original PCSX emulator, which ceased development in 2003.
    Don't worry, it's not a crime or anything: Sony is well within its rights to do this. It's...
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