The rise of online audiences watching video gamers stream themselves playing isn't simply a new form of entertainment seen by millions. It's also driving video game sales, and drawing the attention of federal regulators.
Each of the last two years, we've brought you the story of Long Valley resident Zach Rice and his "Action for Distraction" 5K, which is now nearing its fourth annual run and continues to grow in popularity and outreach.
All the forces in New Jersey are making the #DigginIn prospect much harder. The start of the week was fueled with discussions surrounding the gas prices, political connections in Jersey, and whether or not your children playing video games could really be classified as an addiction.
There's a new movie coming out called "Pixels" starring Kevin James, Adam Sandler, and Peter Dinklage. As you might guess it's all about guys who never got over their obsession with arcade games like Pac-Man, Donkey Kong, and Space Invaders.
This week, video game publisher Activision announced plans to release a new installment in the Guitar Hero series in fall of this year. Guitar Hero Live will be the first new edition to the series since 2010.