March 17, 2013

Congrats to Victor Sandberg for his major Missile Command achievement. Read more about it here.

May 2, 2010

After much anticipation, High Score will have its US television premiere tomorrow night on The Documentary Channel. Look for it on channel 197 on the Dish Network and channel 263 on DirecTV. High Score shows at 8 & 11pm Monday May 3rd, and again at the same times on Saturday May 8th and Wednesday May 19th. Don't miss it!

February 27, 2010

We're very pleased to announced that we've recently partnered with The Documentary Channel. They will be showing High Score in the very near future. Look for it on channel 197 on the Dish Network. Not sure the exact screening times yet, but once we hear anything, you'll be the first to know!

September 3, 2009

This just in: Bill Carlton is currently playing Missile Command! Click here to watch the master in action. Go Bill Go!

August 20, 2009

Our friends at TV Boy LLC recently redesigned their website. Being big fans of classic arcade gaming, they were kind enough to loan some cameras used during the filming of High Score, so thanks again guys!

June 23, 2009

We recently received some positive feedback here at High Score Headquarters via a voicemail from an anonymous movie viewer. We're always delighted to hear from our fans, and we greatly appreciate the kind words.

April 15, 2009

The day we've all been waiting for has finally arrived - High Score is now available on DVD! We've partnered with the good people at Indiepix to bring you DVD's and digital downloads of the movie! They make great stocking stuffers! Click here to pick up a copy.

March 9, 2009

Greetings Internet! Sorry for the long delay in updates. Things have been quiet around the High Score headquarters, but all that's about to change. Stay tuned for a big announcement, coming very soon...

June 30, 2008

What are you doing Saturday August 2nd and Sunday the 3rd? If you know what's good for you, you'll be attending the Retro Gaming Expo at the Airport Holiday Inn and Conference Center in beautiful Portland, OR. They'll be screening High Score on Saturday night at 7pm. The debonair Bill Carlton himself will be in attendance. Then on Sunday Bill will challenge R2D2 to a boxing match. Don't miss it!

April 14, 2008

Bill Carlton and High Score are featured in GameTap's profile of Missile Command. From the GameTap homepage click on Watch, then News & Doc, then Tapped In, then select Missile Command.

January 24, 2008

Bill Carlton recently recorded an interview with the boys over at Twitch Asylum. Why don't you give it a listen?

September 29, 2007

Congrats to High Score Exec Producer Nick Childs, who's moving on up in the world. Click here to read all about it.

August 4, 2007

Sorry for the long delay in updates, but we have some very exciting news that is worth the wait. High Score will be screening at this year's California Extreme Festival. Bill Carlton will be there answering questions. The festival is next weekend, so book your plane tickets now! Click here for screening information.

March 29, 2007

High Score has finally made it to the Internet Movie DataBase. Here's a link to the page. Bored at work? How about heading over there and checking it out! And while you're there, don't forget to vote for the film. That is, unless you hate democracy...

February 20, 2007

High Score will be screening at the Lake County Film Festival in Lake County, Illinois. It's showing Friday, March 9th at the Civic Center and Sunday, March 11th at Libertyville High School, home of the fightin' wildcats! Here's a link to their student handbook which outlines proper behavior during the screening. Please note that as per page 43, glow sticks, hats and canes are forbidden at all school dances (and undoubtedly all doc screenings as well).

January 6, 2007

Back in October, High Score had the pleasure of screening at the first annual GameCity Festival in Nottingham, UK. Both Bill Carlton and High Score's director Jeremy Mack made the trip across the pond. CLICK HERE to see some photos from their trip.

October 23, 2006

Thanks to everyone who turned out for the screening in Tel Aviv. Next up is the European premiere on Friday, October 27th at the GameCity Festival in Nottingham, UK. Both the director and Bill Carlton will be in attendance. Cheers, mate!

September 20, 2006

Get your passports ready, because High Score is going international! We'll have our European premiere on Friday, October 27th at the GameCity Festival in merry ole' England. Both the director and Bill Carlton will be in attendance. Also, we'll have the Middle East premiere at the Icon Fantastic Film Festival in Tel Aviv (screening date and time TBD).

For those of you with limited travel budgets, High Score will also be screening in Seattle as part of a monthly screening series with STIFF. It's showing on Friday the 13th! of October at the Central Cinema.
Bill Carlton is rumored to be attending.


August 30, 2006

Just posted a new and improved trailer. This one's a little shorter, because sometimes less is more, kids. In other news, we have a screening in Seattle on October 13th. More info on that shortly.


August 14, 2006

Here's a little more info about the upcoming screening at the Chicago Underground Film Fest. High Score is showing on Sunday, August 20th at 9pm at the Music Box Theater, 3733 North Southport. Tickets are eight bucks. Bill Carlton will be there, and you should be too.


July 24, 2006

Watch out in the Windy City! High Score will make its Midwest Premiere at the Chicago Underground Film Fest. It's slated to screen on Sunday, August 20th at 9pm. Director and star are rumored to both be attending. Stay tuned!


June 16, 2006

Not much news to report at this time. We're waiting to hear back from some people. Still working hard to get the DVD out there. In the meantime, go outside and enjoy the summertime.


May 23, 2006

The people of Brooklyn have spoken. High Score won the audience award at the 2006 Brooklyn Underground Film Festival.


April 24, 2006

Thanks to everyone who came out for the Brooklyn Underground Film Festival screening. It was a very enthusiastic crowd. The next screening will be at the E3 Outpost. This event is running all week during the E3 convention. Lots of gaming and lots of good times. Exact screening time is TBD - check back here for the latest info.


April 12, 2006

Wondering what to wear to the upcoming High Score screening Saturday, April 22nd at the Brooklyn Underground Film Festival? How about an official High Score T-Shirt?


April 3, 2006

As we all anxiously await High Score's Northwest Premiere this Saturday, why not head to Extra Life Radio and check out this interview. It's pod-tastic!


March 30, 2006

Fresh from the success of the SXSW Festival, High Score is jumping back into the festival waters Saturday, April 8th at the Longbaugh Film Festival in Portland, OR. Our Northwest Premiere will be at the Laurelhurst Theater at 2:45pm with both the star and the director in attendance. Afterwards, join us for the afterparty at Ground Kontrol.


March 20, 2006

High Score was reviewed in the Austin Chronicle. It's the first reference in print to the movie's surprise ending, or should I say, "stunning finale".


March 14, 2006

The people have spoken. High Score has won the audience award in its category, Emerging Visions, at the 2006 South by Southwest Film Festival.


March 11, 2006

High Score has been selected as this year's "geek-centric" film. This means holders of an interactive festival badge will receive free admission to the 4pm Monday screening at the Dobie. Pocket protectors are optional.


March 9, 2006

The media blizzard begins.


March 4, 2006

PLEASE NOTE: SXSW has changed the location of High Score's second screening. Due to "overwhelming response" they've moved it to a larger venue. It'll be screening on Thursday March 16th at the Austin Convention Center at 7:15pm. The theater is located at E. 4th and Neches. As always, the SXSW website is the best place for the most up-to-date screening information.

Thanks to everyone who came out for the party at Barcade. It was a great turnout and a lot of fun!


March 1, 2006

The movie is finally done.


February 26, 2006

We've just heard about two more festival screenings for High Score. It'll be screening at the Longbaugh Film Festival in Portland April 6-9th and at the Brooklyn Underground Film Festival in NYC April 19-23rd. Check back here soon for screening times.


February 15, 2006

SXSW has announced the schedule. High Score will be screening at The Dobie on Monday, March 13th at 4:00pm and Thursday, March 16th at 7:00pm. The Dobie is located at 2021 Guadalupe between 21st St and MLK. Spread the word, let's get the screenings sold out!Click here for the SXSW High Score page.


February 10, 2006

High Score is quickly becoming a global phenomenon. Click here to read all about it. Thanks to Desert Planet for the write-up.


February 7, 2006

The website has finally launched! Check back here for all HIGH SCORE related news.

HIGH SCORE will have its world premiere at the South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin, TX. Screening times and venue locations will be announced February 15th.