Remembering a Legend: Ralph Baer

Remembering a Legend: Ralph Baer

The news is breaking all over the internet that Ralph Baer, the inventor of the first video game, has passed away at the age of 92. It's safe to say that because of what he discovered and invented, it gave a voice to a new generation of interactive games. It's influence spread across the globe and gave each region a rich, distinct voice when expressing itself through a digital medium like video games. Something we can all be extremely grateful for. There are some incredible stories and profiles on Baer and here are…Read more …

Now Shipping: Physical CoH2G Boxes

The completed packages for Class of Heroes 2G have started shipping. Because some delivery trucks had engines with Speed +10, a few boxes have landed at doorsteps. A long-time Class of Heroes fan on Twitter, @NostalgicDan, snapped this stunning shot showing the two games we published in the series. Be on the lookout for these if you pre-purchased your copy and be sure to Tweet a box, manual, Let's Play, hologram or unboxing to @MonkeyPawGames if you get the chance when you aren't too busy enjoying the game.Read more …

The CoH2G School Bell is Almost Ringing – Physical Packages Ready

Here is something you don't see everyday. A printing proof from our physical copy run of Class of Heroes 2G. GAIJINWORKS has been busier than Santa's elfs to put these all together for you. The process for putting together one of these editions for our fans is an involved process. A process that should really be explained once we have a bit more time on our hands to stop shipping and start reflecting. Suffice to say, when the digital realm meets with the physical realm, some interesting things happen. This picture is just…Read more …

Aaaaaaand Back Online (Did You Miss Us?)

A funny thing happens once you've been heads-down in your work, racing as fast, and as carefully, as you can to bring the much anticipated Class of Heroes 2G out in both physical and digital forms: The moment you have something to update with, the website goes kaflooey. To spare you all the details, it took some sorting out with our hosting becauseĀ a "guest" decided to take up residence in our corner of the internet and didn't exactly want to leave. That does mean, however, some comments and other bits of data might…Read more …

Tokyo Game Show 2014

While we aren't showcasing any games at this year's Tokyo Game Show, you better believe that MonkeyPaw Games is crawling around the floor looking at all the latest and greatest gaming has to offer in Japan. It's no secret, we love games just as much as our fans and we can't wait to get our hands on these games just like you all. With the rise of Twitch, we'll hopefully see a lot of great live video from game news outlets covering some of these so they can be broadcast to the world.…Read more …