A new meatball-slinging Italian joint
Depending on your life outlook, having a birthday on February 29 is either really cool (yay for uniqueness) or really sucky (too bad you can only celebrate on your actual birthday once every four years). Well, if your birthday happens to be today, Leap Day, many New York City restaurants and bars ar ... More >>
Cast In Concrete tracks Vijith Assar as he records the musical offerings of New York City's street musicians. Who: Dan Bellen And The Hare Krishnas When: 6/8/11, about 6:15pm Where: Union Square Scorcher of a day out at the Union Square Greenmarket, which is the best I can do by way of exp ... More >>
Today, the Nintendo World Store in Rockefeller Plaza hosted a launch party for the new K'NEX Mario Kart Wii Building Sets. The event featured contests, lots of video games, photo-ops with Mario and Luigi, and an appearance by K'NEX president, Michael Araten. The new K'NEX product will allow ... More >>
Interestingly, or perhaps obviously, all of the "Rapture" ads currently posted on Craigslist (at least in the New York area) seem to be from people wanting items rather than people wanting to give them away. We all seem to think we'll be left behind, and we want DVD players, cars, canned good ... More >>
A theater festival made for gamers
Frank Micelotta/ FOXBye-bye Lilly ScottBesides the reveal of the Top 12 last night, we also got a duet from Scott MacIntyre and Matt Giraud. Well, there's a reason not to shut this off and play Wii. Blind Guy and last year's most forgettable contestant duel pianos on a jolly "Tell Her About I ... More >>
We promise to do better next time
At least it doesn't tell you you're fat and make hilarious bloating noises like some Wii products we could mention a) Björk joins Led Zeppelin. b) The latest way to get in shape with the Wii: Don King Boxing OUT NOW! (Björk carries the day, but that's one hell of a botched RickRoll opportunit ... More >>
Theatermakers battle for glory
Though a few passers-by by mumbled derogatory comments under their breath, and at least one guy hurled insults from the back of a passing taxi, most of those who passed the hundreds of gamers lined up outside of the Midtown Best Buy last night simply were just curious: "What's this line for?" They ... More >>
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This Castle is empty
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