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Chrontourage 'Balls of Fury' Ping-Pong Tournament This Thursday!
"...W. Fourth) are teaming up to host this superbadass Ping-Pong tournament celebrating the release of Balls of Fury starring..."

Aug. 21, 2007 Sports Post by Mark Fagan

Pong bounces up from the ashes of Austin'd legendary Ed Hall.
"...compiled a huge-ass list of potential names, ultimately choosing Pong. Pong has many meanings. In England, it denotes a..."

March 3, 2000 Music Feature by David Lynch

Spotlight: Pong
1am, Room 710
"...the scene for as long as the guys in Pong have, there's always the danger of being taken for..."

March 18, 2005 Music Feature by Greg Beets

SXSW Film Review: 'Ping Pong Summer'
Boombox beats, best friends forever, and (no) sex on the beach
"...When Radford Miracle - a teenage Ping-Pong enthusiast and hip-hop super fan - joins his family..."

March 10, 2014 SXSW Post by Jessi Cape

'Ping Pong' Earns Match Point
Table tennis doc features seriously seasoned champs
"...No, instead, meet the Ping-Pong champions profiled in Ping Pong. They're certainly rockstars in..."

May 28, 2013 Screens Post by Monica Riese

Chrontourage Ping-Pong Tourney a Rousing Success
"...Thirty-two players faced-off at the Chrontourage Balls of Fury Ping-Pong tournament held Thursday, Aug. 23 at the La Zona..."

Aug. 24, 2007 Sports Post by Mark Fagan

SXSW Film Review: 'Ping Pong Summer'

March 14, 2014 Screens Feature by Jessi Cape

Texas Budget Ping-Pong Begins
Chambers now start carving away at each other's proposals

March 24, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

First Ever Chrontourage Ping Pong Tournament!!!!
First-ever Chrontourage Ping Pong Tournament

Feb. 1, 2008 Promotions Post

Stay Alive
Contrary to the hopes of geeks everywhere, Stay Alive is not an all-zombie musical remake of Sly Stallone's 1983 Saturday Night Fever sequel, but instead a fatuous and dull horror film about gamers.
"...Bush, Jimmi Simpson and Milo Ventimiglia. Remember when Atari’s Pong first arrived on the scene but your parents wouldn’t..."

March 31, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Film What You Know
'Ping Pong Summer' draws on filmmaker Michael Tully's own experience
"...of things that bored, small-town kids usually turn to: pingpong, baseball, other sports, and the radio signals from bigger..."

June 20, 2014 Screens Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Bullock Museum Scores Video Game Exhibit
"Pong to Pokémon" traces gaming's Texas ties and rapid evolution
"...The new exhibit, "Pong to Pokémon: The Evolution of Electronic Gaming," is dedicated..."

July 28, 2017 Screens Feature by Tucker Whatley

This Week's Waste of Time
Didn't your mother tell you not to play with your Internet browser
"...TWWT is smitten. It's time to play some Browser Pong...."

Dec. 30, 2009 Screens Post by James Renovitch

Street Fighter
"...Seth. Bizarre, surreal, and ultimately less engaging than playing Pong with a blind man, Street Fighter is the second..."

Jan. 6, 1995 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

City of Lost Souls
"...a dwarf brushing his teeth with cocaine, death by ping-pong ball, bizarre computer-generated cockfights (which must be seen to..."

Aug. 9, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Battle of Small Beer vs. Big Distributors Rages on With Texas Beer-To-Go Bill
Another chippy round of political beer pong
" again for another chippy round of political beer pong in this, the 2019 Texas Legislature. Only this time,..."

Feb. 1, 2019 Food Feature by Eric Puga

Pages as Presents
2001's crop of coffeetable books
"...Jerome Charyn's Ping-Pong: Much More Than Sport..."

Dec. 7, 2001 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

The General Specific
AFS Essential Cinema: Love on the Largest Continent: Ten Asian Films
"...the plains of Mongolia, a young boy discovers a Ping-Pong ball gleaming in a nearby stream. He has no..."

May 29, 2009 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Live Shots
"...Pong, Hug/Broken TeethRed Eyed Fly/Babes, January 8 It was like..."

Jan. 14, 2000 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Paging Dr. Mario
Game Over Videogames' Classic Game Fest
"...and modern wiring just don't speak Atari's language. Thankfully Pong and Joust –the first two games on the docket..."

June 26, 2009 Screens Feature by James Renovitch

Ping Pong
Is it possible that one of the greatest (if not the greatest) sports-related films of all time is not only from Japan, but also about pingpong?
"...Ping Pong..."

June 17, 2005 Screens Review by Mark Fagan

Texas Platters
"...PongKiller Lifestyle (Woodeye) My brother-in-law loaned me this album, and..."

Oct. 19, 2001 Music Review by Greg Beets

Time to Come Out and Play
Game On highlights Texas gaming scene
"...the now-gargantuan video game industry, as chronicled by the "Pong to Pokémon" exhibit at Bullock Texas State History Museum,..."

Nov. 24, 2017 Screens Feature by Tucker Whatley

"...PongLive at the Continental Club (The Rock Garage)..."

Sept. 28, 2012 Music Review by Michael Toland

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Blurbing SXSW 04 music – Wednesday only
"...Pong1am, Room 710 If there were ever a question of..."

March 12, 2004 Music Feature

Will Wynn has it in for AMN, as does the Austin Hotel & Lodging Association
"...Little by little, the next Pong record inches toward completion. "It's pretty much in the..."

March 12, 2004 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Dancing About Architecture
Tosca are no Slackers, Pong bounces back, the Dicks still hate the police, and Ken Lieck finds a new journalist pal in this week's "Dancing."
"...audience, that is. Former Ed Hall members (plus two) Pong also performed for an impressed Linklater and the folks..."

July 6, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

The Luv Doc: Hot Mom
Austin has more Peter Pans than just about any city this side of San Francisco
"...daughters don't want me owning their friends in beer pong at every party they go to. Besides, that would..."

Oct. 12, 2018 Column by The Luv Doc

Alex Jones Apologizes!
Slander against politicians is one thing; against pizza shop owners, another
"...formally apologizing to James Alefan­tis, owner of Comet Ping Pong, the D.C. restaurant that Jones (among many other dubious..."

March 31, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Righteous Cause / Cool Swag
Summer Indie Movie Challenge
"...indie films, in fact: Austin filmmaker Michael Tully's Ping Pong Summer, an Eighties-set coming-of-age comedy combining hip-hop, table tennis,..."

June 6, 2014 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

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