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In Honoring Jonas Neubauer, It's Game On
E3 2021 Round-up - Nintendo Builds on Switch Momentum
E3 2021 Round-up - The Beat Goes On
The Ballad of the Pac-Man King
The Spy Hunter Who Came in from the Cold
Niftski is a Different Kind of Keyboard Warrior
With Super Mario Bros., Where There's a Frame, There's a Way
When Rick Fothergill Made History Twice Over
Taming the High Score on Taito's Zoo Keeper
Twin Galaxies at 40 - Tim McVey Day, January 28 1984

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In Honoring Jonas Neubauer, It's Game On

After the sudden passing of the Tetris great, Rampage world champion RedDawn looks to Neubauer's competitive legacy in offering bounties for new records

 July 22, 2021 9:33 AM


E3 2021 Round-up - Nintendo Builds on Switch Momentum

After another big year with the Switch, Nintendo unveils its upcoming software roster

 July 1, 2021 10:50 AM


E3 2021 Round-up - The Beat Goes On

Ubisoft and Square Enix set up a year of music-based gaming with their forthcoming titles

 June 29, 2021 7:50 PM


The Ballad of the Pac-Man King

In the summer of 1982, Rick Mori was on a quest to become an original Pac-Man champion. Then he helped launch the career of Pac-Man "Super Kid" Jeffrey Yee before the two met in the ultimate split-screen showdown.

 June 7, 2021 9:39 PM


The Spy Hunter Who Came in from the Cold

After 20 years, Timothy Kinkead was on a mission to learn the secrets of his favorite arcade game. Along the way, he decoded a 35 year old world record.

 May 30, 2021 8:28 PM


Niftski is a Different Kind of Keyboard Warrior

A Q&A Session with the Speedrun champ of Super Mario Bros.

 May 16, 2021 1:09 PM


With Super Mario Bros., Where There's a Frame, There's a Way

April Achievements in Review: In pursuit of the fastest time to complete Super Mario Bros., Niftski breaks the elusive 4:55 barrier and shows the gaming world that Nintendo's plucky mascot isn't ready to slow down

 April 27, 2021 9:38 PM


When Rick Fothergill Made History Twice Over

Twenty three years after a Canadian arcade game player submitted his Ms. Pac-Man world record to Twin Galaxies and helped launch a new era of competition, the recording of his history-making game is now available for public viewing for the first time.

 April 3, 2021 3:03 PM


Taming the High Score on Taito's Zoo Keeper

Bryan Wagner captures a MAME world record but he isn't ready to turn in his animal catching net just yet

 February 18, 2021 5:50 PM


Twin Galaxies at 40 - Tim McVey Day, January 28 1984

When an 8-bit snake and a billion points led to an epic record and a longer nap

 January 28, 2021 2:19 PM


Twin Galaxies Welcomes Arcade1up, Streams Games on Twitch

High score competition among Arcade1up owners arrives at TG, as well as Twitch streams of TG world record games!

 January 24, 2021 12:14 PM



Tony Temple Celebrates 40 Years of Missile Command

Release of his new book Missile Commander marks the latest achievement in gamer's storied career

 January 16, 2021 10:34 AM


John McCurdy Reclaims His Donkey Kong Crown

This July will mark 40 years since Nintendo released an arcade game featuring a carpenter named Jumpman, and McCurdy is kicking things off with style.

 January 15, 2021 8:40 PM


Video Game Champion David Race Claims First Perfect Pac-Man

On November 20, 2020 at around 10:47PM PST Mr. Race successfully laid claim to the title of first Perfect Pac-Man of the weekend leading up to the 40th anniversary of the game.

 November 21, 2020 1:00 AM


Return to the Supercade

Twenty years after showing us how video games are intertwined with our lives, Van Burnham prepares a long-anticipated sequel to her path-breaking book

 September 12, 2020 10:08 AM


8 Bit Weapon Is Your Gaming Life Soundtrack

Chiptune duo Michelle and Seth Sternberger delve into their catalogue for a musical antidote during trying times

 September 3, 2020 9:02 AM


Dan Yamnitz is in the Pole Position

After claiming an unprecedented four world records on Namco's classic arcade sequel, he's looking for his next checkered flag

 August 26, 2020 7:14 PM


Galagathon Aims for the Ultimate High Score for Kids

Galaga gamers unite for an 11 day celebration of the iconic Namco space-themed shooter to raise funds for children's hospital charity

 August 2, 2020 7:02 PM


With the Kong League, It's On Like Donkey Kong

For Tanner Fokkens, Duke Nickolas, and JP Buergers, High Scores Are Only the Beginning

 June 27, 2020 3:13 PM


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