Gaming & Sports

  • ’41x': A Short Film About Lawn Mower Racing (Video)

    ’41x': A Short Film About Lawn Mower Racing (Video)

    The Winter Olympics are currently happening in Pyongyang, which means that people all over the world are entranced by sports they probably don’t give much thought to outside of the Olympics: The luge, speed skating, snowboarding, curling. But there’s another obscure sport, not yet recognized by either of the Olympic committees, that is just as […]

  • ‘Dos': Mattel Announces Sequel to Card Game ‘Uno’

    ‘Dos': Mattel Announces Sequel to Card Game ‘Uno’

    It sounds like a joke, but it’s pretty early in the year for April Fool’s Day. So Dos, Mattel’s recently announced sequel to its classic card game Uno, appears to be very real. According to The New York Post, the game is an attempt by the “struggling” game company to revitalize itself by updating several of the classics […]

  • Supreme/Stern Pinball Machine Teased by Label

    Supreme/Stern Pinball Machine Teased by Label

    Pinball is so hot right now. There are tournaments and leagues cropping up all over the country, and now Supreme is getting in on the resurgent trend with a Supreme/Stern Pinball Machine, recently teased by Supreme’s official Instagram account for the spring and summer of 2018. Of course, of the two brand names in the Supreme/Stern […]

  • ‘Cold as Balls': Kevin Hart’s Ice Bath Interview Series (Video)

    ‘Cold as Balls': Kevin Hart’s Ice Bath Interview Series (Video)

    Talk shows these days have to have a gimmick if they want to get the eyes and ears of the internet’s attention. Comedian Kevin Hart seems to understand this with his new web series Cold as Balls, which features his interviews with pro athletes in an environment they’re probably not used to being on TV in […]

  • ‘Mario Kart Tour': A Mobile ‘Mario Kart’ Coming Soon

    ‘Mario Kart Tour': A Mobile ‘Mario Kart’ Coming Soon

    Nintendo’s ongoing mission to claim every spare hour, minute, and second of our lives continues with the announcement of a mobile variant of the popular Mario Kart franchise. There aren’t any real details about the game as yet, besides the title: Mario Kart Tour.  Mario Kart Tour will be the next entry in the Nintendo Mobile Universe, following the […]

  • Monopoly Cheaters Edition Encourages Bad Behavior

    Monopoly Cheaters Edition Encourages Bad Behavior

    When classic board game Monopoly was developed back in the 1930s, it was intended as a not-so-subtle critique of capitalism during the Great Depression. But it’s 2018 now, and it’s more than time for that critique to have its barbs resharpened – and so, we now have the Monopoly Cheaters Edition. As anyone who’s ever played a game […]

  • GENiUS Ball: A Smart Golf Ball to Improve Your Game (Video)

    GENiUS Ball: A Smart Golf Ball to Improve Your Game (Video)

    Feedback on your golf game can come from many places – friends, family, strangers – but traditionally the humble golf ball is more of a silent partner in the greatest game ever played. Now, however, there’s the GENiUS Ball, a smart golf ball that’s packed with tech for improving your game. The GENiUS Ball is also […]

  • Lungolinea Crystal Ping Pong Table

    Lungolinea Crystal Ping Pong Table

    From the Cosmo Kramer school of interior design comes the Lungolinea, a crystal ping pong table that since it’s all but invisible you’ll mostly have to just sense is there – provided you keep it clean and smudge free. It’s the product of Adrian Design, which describes the project like this: “Lungolinea is a refined object, […]

  • Nintendo Labo: Cardboard DIY Kits Work with Switch (Video)

    Nintendo Labo: Cardboard DIY Kits Work with Switch (Video)

    Have you ever been friends with someone for a while only to find out, totally unbeknownst to you, that they had some hidden talent, like juggling or not having a Facebook account? The Nintendo Switch kind of pulled something like that off with the reveal of Nintendo Labo.  Nintendo Labo is a line of cardboard DIY […]