Zack Kotzer

Innovation

46 years ago, one video game innovation modernized the industry — and traumatized a generation of gamers

The cartridge may seem like a bygone era to all but Switch owners, but it was an important step in bringing game variety to home units.

ByZack Kotzer
Culture

How a Canadian rock band predicted Superman’s death

31 years later, Crash Test Dummies lead singer Brad Roberts reflects on his prophetic lyrics — and everything that came after.

ByZack Kotzer
Hot stuff

The strange origins of Sonic the Hedgehog's obsession with chili dogs

What about chili dogs screams “hedgehog,” anyway?

ByZack Kotzer