Gaming & Sports

  • ‘Rampage': Movie Based on Video Game Series Stars Dwayne Johnson (Trailer)

    ‘Rampage': Movie Based on Video Game Series Stars Dwayne Johnson (Trailer)

    Hey, remember the video game Rampage? Perhaps, like me, you remember the Nintendo 64 version, or any of the original game’s myriad spinoffs and sequels. Now, there’s a movie version, and it naturally stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson as a diehard animal lover who sees his beloved gorilla George transformed into a giant, uh, rampaging […]

  • ‘LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2′ Launch Trailer (Video)

    ‘LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2′ Launch Trailer (Video)

    Kang the Conqueror is up to his old tricks again, and a contingent of Marvel superheroes – or Marvel Super Heroes, I guess – have to fight him and a bunch of other supervillains in his home turf at Chronopolis. That’s the plot of the upcoming video game LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2, but what […]

  • Vortx: Feel the Elements from TV, Movies, and Video Games

    Vortx: Feel the Elements from TV, Movies, and Video Games

    4D effects: They aren’t exclusively the province of weird tourist attractions in towns like Gatlinburg or San Antonio anymore. Now, there’s Vortx, a gadget that you can hook up to your TV or computer in order to feel on-screen elements – like wind and fire – inside the comfort of your own home, which presumably […]

  • ESPN Plus: Upcoming New Streaming Service Announced

    ESPN Plus: Upcoming New Streaming Service Announced

    In the spring of next year, sports fans will have yet another way to enjoy ESPN, with the launch of a new proprietary streaming service under the ESPN brand umbrella. It will be called ESPN Plus, and according to Disney CEO Bob Iger users of the service will be able to “stream our channels on […]

  • Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup Can Chess Set

    Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup Can Chess Set

    Chess, commonly known as the game of kings. Campbell’s Soup, commonly known as the soup of the common man. Artist Andy Warhol was famous for bridging the gap between the wealthy and everybody else, so it’s weirdly appropriate that now you can purchase an Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup Can Chess Set from Kidrobot. A chess […]

  • Cary42: A Video Game Console in a Briefcase (Video)

    Cary42: A Video Game Console in a Briefcase (Video)

    Remember when you were a kid and used to wonder what businessmen and other professionals were carrying around in their briefcases? Perhaps you’re in your 30s and still don’t have an answer to that question. But imagine how delighted you would have been if you’d opened up whatever briefcase had piqued your curiosity and found […]

  • ‘Travel Oregon': A Modern-Day ‘Oregon Trail’ Variant

    ‘Travel Oregon': A Modern-Day ‘Oregon Trail’ Variant

    Everyone born in the 80s and early 90s remembers Oregon Trail, the ancient computer game that allowed players to simulate the real-life Oregon Trail of the frontier days, complete with deaths by dysentery and mysterious gravestones. Travel Oregon has whipped up a modern-day version of the game for the modern-day traveler to Oregon, called, fittingly […]