Adam Watson's love for video games started back when he was a wee kid, pretending to be sick just to stay home and play his SNES. If he's not playing video games, he's designing them. Of course, life can't be all fun and games. That's why he spends countless of hours working on his cosplay and has been a cosplayer since 2007.
10 Most Difficult Puzzles in Video Games
If you’re a gamer (which you probably are if you’re reading this), you know there can be times during a video game where you run into some really difficult puzzles.
In the Making: Portal
If you haven't noticed already, Portal has been a monumental impact on the video game scene. Unless you live in a cave with no contact to the outside world, you've heard about Portal at least once in your lifetime. It's not easy for the new generation of gaming to come out with something as unique and original as these developers did. While we can sit and awe over the success of it, it's even more
In the Making: Mega Man
Sorry, folks - no word on Mega Man Legend 3 in production again, but we do have the next installment of our In the Making series! (It's the least we can do.) This week we're kicking off with the first installment in the Mega Man series. Back in the late 1980s when it first came out, it was not a huge success. That's all changed since then with fans gathering from every part of the world in anticip
In the Making: Mario Bros.
You know Mario -- he's the short, chubby Italian plumber who eats mushrooms, jumps on turtles, and saves the beautiful princess. He's also the icon of the video game industry, much like Mickey Mouse is the icon for Disney. His origins go far back to the days of Donkey Kong in the arcades, but did you ever wonder what happened to him afterwards? He didn't jump right into the NES with Super Mario Br
How to Cosplay: Morrigan Aensland
Ladies and gentlemen, if you're looking around to figure out how to cosplay your favorite characters, look no further! Arcade Sushi introduces their all-new How to Cosplay series, starting off with the ever-alluring Morrigan Aensland. She's both bad-ass and pretty, a vain succubus who is stunning in fighting and style. For the cosplayers out there who want to take on the challenge of recreating he
In the Making: Q*bert
Remember Q*Bert on our 10 Most Influential Video Games from the '80s list? We sure do! Along with Pac-Man and Donkey Kong, Q*Bert is one of the most merchandised arcade games. It is considered one of the most memorable games of its time, and it has landed itself in a lot of pop-cultural references to this date. With such a legacy, we're sure you're curious to find out how Q*Bert came about. Wait n
Biography: Meet Inventor Ralph H. Baer
Ralph H. Baer, betting known as the "Father of Video Games", is one of the most admirable people in the industry. He's carved out from one of the roughest times in history and has made a name for himself despite it all. Through his trials, he has mastered the art of inventing newer technology and advancements. One of those happens to be part of the video game industry.
In the Making: Pokemon Red and Blue
If you're not sure what Pokémon are, you have been living somewhere under a rock for who knows how long. These pocket monsters have been a phenomena since the 1990s when the games were released in Japan and North America. You can't go to a game store or convention without seeing the face of one of them plastered somewhere. This is all the result of one man and his childhood hobby. Get ready cause
Biography: Meet Bungie’s Martin O’Donnell
When you hear it, you know where it comes from. I'm talking about some of the greatest soundtracks you'll hear in video game history that come from an equally great series -- Halo. The man behind the music has an enormous amount of experience, from television jingles to the games you play today. Meet Bungie's Martin O'Donnell in Arcade Sushi's newest entry in our Biography series.
In the Making: Kingdom Hearts
With all the commotion over Kingdom Hearts III that's been happening this year, at Arcade Sushi we had to take a few steps back to where it all started. It's easy to see that the series has become a huge success from its many sequels (and prequels) to the merchandise, to the cosplay community, to everything in-between. Every game that makes a name for itself has its share of history. Without furth