Gaming & Sports

  • ‘Battle of the Sexes': True Tennis Story Gets Trailer

    ‘Battle of the Sexes': True Tennis Story Gets Trailer

    I can’t imagine why this would be, but for some reason the exploits of a shameless misogynistic con artist seem to have some resonance in the 2017 zeitgeist. I’m talking, of course, about Bobby Riggs, who in 1973 faced off against tennis legend Billie Jean King in the Battle of the Sexes, the story of […]

  • Chanel Boomerang Costs $1,325

    Chanel Boomerang Costs $1,325

    I hate to reveal my ignorance in public but I honestly have no idea what a typical boomerang costs. But I feel pretty safe in my assumption that the Indigenous Australian inventors of the boomerang never envisioned their work being sold as an upscale luxury from Chanel – and I can’t even imagine how they […]

  • ‘The Sims Mobile': Life Simulator Coming to Android and iOS (Video)

    ‘The Sims Mobile': Life Simulator Coming to Android and iOS (Video)

    As if you weren’t on your smartphone enough, there’s finally a mobile version of extremely and inexplicably addictive computer game The Sims coming to Android and iOS devices sometime in the near future. It’s called The Sims Mobile, and it may provide a way for you to finally check all the way out of this […]

  • ‘NBA 2K18 Legend Edition’ Announces Shaq as Cover Athlete (Video)

    ‘NBA 2K18 Legend Edition’ Announces Shaq as Cover Athlete (Video)

    In addition to his myriad other duties as a spokesman and basketball commentator, Shaquille O’Neal is the cover athlete for the upcoming NBA 2K18 Legend Edition. After the announcement, Shaq appeared at a live press conference to discuss the development, but a sneaky prankster was manning the teleprompter during his speech – that’s the narrative […]

  • ‘Call of Duty: WWII’ Reveal Trailer (Video)

    ‘Call of Duty: WWII’ Reveal Trailer (Video)

    The Call of Duty franchise has its roots in the Second World War, but in recent years its struck its own path into other forms of combat, like the future war of the last installment Infinite Warfare. But a new trailer shows Call of Duty: WWII going back to those World War II roots in […]

  • ‘Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite’ Gets First Story Trailer (Video)

    ‘Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite’ Gets First Story Trailer (Video)

    Oh, damn it, Ultron and Sigma have joined forces, using the Infinity Gems to destroy the heroes from the Marvel and Capcom dimensions, respectively. Now Mega Man, and Captain America, and Thor, and the guy from Resident Evil, and all these other characters have to fight each other—so annoying when that happens. Sorry, I’m just […]