CBS62logoNEW2013_blue_final_header_White wwj950-sm2011b 971-ticket-35smb 35h_CBSSportsRad_Detroit

video games

(credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

New ‘Dave & Busters’ Set To Open In Livonia

It’s the chain’s 66th store in the U.S., and the 2nd in Metro Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2013


Video Games Approved for Digital Media Incentives

The Michigan Film Office announced today two digital media projects — Blue Goji Boxing and Freaky Deaky Flashback Mobile Video Game — have been approved for film incentives from the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2012

Lansing ITEC photo

Lansing Nonprofit Offering Tech Summer Camps

The Lansing tech nonprofit ITEC is inspiring local youth to become the next great engineers, programmers and movie makers through fun and interactive technology summer camps. Kids will build and bring to life Lego robots, plan, film and edit their own movies, and design and play their own video games.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2012


Red Wings’ Pavel Datsyuk Continues Quest For EA Sports NHL 13 Cover

Detroit Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk has made it through the first round of voting in EA Sports’ NHL 13 Cover Vote Challenge — but he’ll need more of your votes to be a contender in the final round.



The Greatest Video Game Theme Songs

OK, first off just a few rules I went by while I made my selections: #1: I only selected games that were in the 64 bit era or earlier, #2: I only selected 1 song per game franchise, and with that let’s get into the list!

97.1 The Ticket–03/28/2012

Getty Images

Survey Reveals Top 13 Youth Brands Of The Year

The 2012 Harris Poll Youth EquiTrend study measures brand equity as an outcome of familiarity, quality, and purchase consideration among Americans, ages eight to 24.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2011

World of Warcraft screenshot. (Credit:

Mich. Woman Gets Prison Time In Warcraft Sex Case

A Michigan woman who developed a sexual relationship with a teenage boy she met through an online game has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2011

Getty Images

Video Game Popularity Spurs Increased Demand For Game Degree Programs

The number of programs in video game design, development and programming continues to rise at American colleges, universities, art and trade schools across the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/02/2011

Video games. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images

“Call of Duty” Contest

Calling all “Call of Duty” fanatics. Check out the “Black Ops” contest in Troy this weekend!

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2011

Getty Images

Supreme Court Shoots Down Violent Video Game Ban

The US Supreme Court weighed in this week on violent video games, ruling that states can not stop stores from selling the games to kids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2011