E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial
Sep 1, 2015
Copies of Atari's infamous E.T., plus other Atari games dug up from a New Mexico landfill, have fetched $100,000 at auction...
Jan 28, 2015
Writer/director Zak Penn talks about his documentary Atari: Game Over, resilience in Hollywood, Ready Player One & Last Action Hero.
Jan 21, 2015
Legendary game designer Howard Scott Warshaw talks to us about creating the E.T. videogame in just five weeks, Atari's collapse, and more.
May 29, 2014
Intended as a sequel to Close Encounters, Night Skies began in the 1970s but later stalled. We look at how its ideas evolved into E.T...
Apr 29, 2014
As an excavation uncovers copies of Atari's E.T. in the New Mexico desert, we take a look at the history behind the infamous game...
Oct 15, 2013
Kids in 80s movies had the best adventures, from space travel to stealing planes. Here are 10 examples of their envy-inducing exploits...
Feb 19, 2013
A thriving games industry was brought to its knees 30 years ago. Ryan looks at what happened, and whether it could do so again...
Oct 5, 2012
They acted their socks off, but ended up on the cutting room floor. Here’s our pick of 10 deleted geek movie cameos…
Sep 14, 2011
As the altered Star Wars saga arrives on Blu-ray, Steven Spielberg has talked of his regret at the changes he made for the 20th anniversary release of E.T….