James Renovitch

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Local Video Game Takes a Deep Dive Into Creation Myths
Local Video Game Takes a Deep Dive Into Creation Myths
Mythic Ocean focuses on the art of conversation instead of the art of war

Screens, Feb. 18, 2020

Top 10 Local Video Games
Top 10 Local Video Games
From battlegrounds to the bathroom, here are our favorite Austin games

Screens, Dec. 19, 2019

Genre Mashup <i>Remnant: From the Ashes</i> Gets the Recipe Right
Genre Mashup Remnant: From the Ashes Gets the Recipe Right
Gunfire Games hits a bull's-eye with this genre mashup shooter

Screens, Sept. 5, 2019

Rooster Teeth's <i>Vicious Circle</i> Could Use an Expansion
Rooster Teeth's Vicious Circle Could Use an Expansion
"Uncooperative shooter" is fun, but off to a slow start

Screens, Sept. 5, 2019

Getting in the Groove With <i>Overpass</i>
Getting in the Groove With Overpass
Driving rhythm game is perfect for beginners and experts alike

Screens, Sept. 5, 2019

Designer and Fashion Columnist Stephen MacMillan Moser Passes Away at 61
Designer and Fashion Columnist Stephen MacMillan Moser Passes Away at 61
Your Style Avatar loses battle with cancer

Arts, Aug. 27, 2019

Hot Sauce Festival Winners 2019
Hot Sauce Festival Winners 2019
The judges and people have spoken (and scorched their palates)

Food, Aug. 25, 2019

Concordia University Unveils Facilities for New Esports Program
Concordia University Unveils Facilities for New Esports Program
Local school enters the wild west of collegiate esports

Screens, July 30, 2019

Juegos Rancheros Holds Final Meetup of the Year
Juegos Rancheros Holds Final Meetup of the Year
Local indie game nonprofit parties before hiatus

Screens, June 28, 2019

VR Arena Adds Cardio to Your Virtual Experience
VR Arena Adds Cardio to Your Virtual Experience
Virtuix’s new attraction at Pinballz has players running and gunning without moving

Screens, March 21, 2019

Austin Video Game Developer Certain Affinity Announces Original Title, <i>Last Expedition</i>
Austin Video Game Developer Certain Affinity Announces Original Title, Last Expedition
Independent game studio also plans expansion to offices in Toronto

Screens, Jan. 30, 2019

SXSW Gaming to Host <i>Halo</i> Championship Series Invitational
SXSW Gaming to Host Halo Championship Series Invitational
Various tournaments cater to pros, fans, and attendees

Screens, Jan. 22, 2019

Top 10 Local Video Games
Top 10 Local Video Games
A horse-woman of the apocalypse and floppy fighting animals top Austin’s offerings

Screens, Dec. 27, 2018

Holiday Gifts for Fans of the Big and Small Screen
Holiday Gifts for Fans of the Big and Small Screen
From essential box sets to writers’ wisdom: stocking fillers and the gifts that keep on giving for your watching pleasure

Screens, Dec. 6, 2018

Fantastic Arcade for the Average Austinite
Fantastic Arcade for the Average Austinite
A preview of free, public events at this weekend of indie gaming

Screens, Oct. 26, 2018

Austin Artist Pio Pulido Passes
Austin Artist Pio Pulido Passes
Mexic-Arte Museum co-founder was a fixture in the local arts community

Arts, July 13, 2018

Hot Luck Offers Discount for <i>Chronicle</i> Readers
Hot Luck Offers Discount for Chronicle Readers
Get tickets this weekend and save some money on all the food and fun

Chron Events, April 19, 2018

SXSW Announces Gaming Awards Winners
SXSW Announces Gaming Awards Winners
From Nintendo blockbusters to local faves

SXSW, March 17, 2018

Austin Music Industry Award Winners Announced
Austin Music Industry Award Winners Announced
Best radio station, record store, club, music writer, and more honored

Music, Feb. 25, 2018

Digging for Danger in <i>Dig Dog</i>
Digging for Danger in Dig Dog
Local developer Rusty Moyher designs a perilous dog dimension

Screens, Feb. 22, 2018

Austin Animation Studio Releases Interactive Storybook
Austin Animation Studio Releases Interactive Storybook
Mighty Coconut unveils augmented reality app 57° North

Screens, Feb. 5, 2018

Top 10 Local Video Games
Top 10 Local Video Games
Keep your controllers, keyboards, and VR rigs busy with these titles

Screens, Dec. 28, 2017

Holiday Viewing: <i>The Spirit of Christmas</i>
Holiday Viewing: The Spirit of Christmas
A ridiculous delight in the Hallmark movie pantheon

Screens, Dec. 12, 2017

Holiday Gift Guide: Gaming
Holiday Gift Guide: Gaming
Make sure the gamer on your list has something to open

Screens, Dec. 7, 2017

A Game for Every Weirdo at Fantastic Arcade
A Game for Every Weirdo at Fantastic Arcade
Fest celebrates the outer reaches of video games

Screens, Nov. 16, 2017

ACL Festival Transportation Guide
ACL Fest Transpo Guide
Minimize the hassle of getting to and from the fest

Music, Oct. 3, 2017

Hot Sauce Festival Winners 2017
Hot Sauce Festival Winners 2017
The critics and people have spoken

Food, Aug. 21, 2017

Live Music This Weekend, Aug. 18-20
Live Music This Weekend, Aug. 18-20
Soundtracking this weekend’s sweat-fests

Music, Aug. 18, 2017

My Obsession: <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i>
My Obsession: PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
Streaming the wildly popular video game and discovering a randomly generated reality show

Screens, Aug. 3, 2017

Rooster Teeth Debuts <i>Battlesloths 2025: The Great Pizza Wars</i>
Rooster Teeth Debuts Battlesloths 2025: The Great Pizza Wars
The party game you never knew you needed

Screens, July 6, 2017

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