Gaming & Sports

  • Ballpark Diamonds From Stadium Graph

    Ballpark Diamonds From Stadium Graph

    If you’re a hardcore baseball fan you have plenty of options for trumpeting that fact on your wall. But few of those options are as classy as these Stadium Graph Ballpark Diamonds – “heirloom-quality, laser-cut relief sculptures” of the baseball stadium of your choice (as seen from above). Each of Stadium Graph’s Ballpark Diamonds are assembled […]

  • YouTube Gaming: Video Site Launches Video Game Streaming Arm

    YouTube Gaming: Video Site Launches Video Game Streaming Arm

    There’s a hugely popular and lucrative subculture out there devoted to the live streaming and commentary of video games, and YouTube has finally gotten serious about getting in on the action. And so we have the launch of YouTube Gaming, YouTube’s attempt to compete with services like Twitch. In addition to live streaming, YouTube Gaming […]

  • Tannus: Bike Tires That Will Never Go Flat

    Tannus: Bike Tires That Will Never Go Flat

    Suppressed by the bicycle industry! Hidden by Big Tire! But now, for the first time, a bike tire that will never go flat is finally available! OK, in truth I don’t actually know if the reality behind the Tannus bicycle tire is anywhere close to being that dramatic, but I do know that, as a […]

  • Battlecade: “A Portable Gaming System for Two” (Video)

    Battlecade: “A Portable Gaming System for Two” (Video)

    Swedish designer Love Hultén has come up with a cool new way for two people to play video games against one another, inspired by the classic board game Battleship. Unfortunately, it’s just a concept for now, but the Battlecade is a very cool item just to look at even if you can’t buy one. The […]

  • ‘The Contender': Have Presidential Debates at Home

    ‘The Contender': Have Presidential Debates at Home

    The 2016 presidential election promises to have a shot at being the most insufferable in our nation’s history, but there’s no reason you should suffer through it all in silence. One alternative might be found in The Contender, a new Cards-Against-Humanity-like game that puts players inside their own presidential debate. Unlike the real thing, the […]

  • Chatroulette First-Person Shooter (Video)

    Chatroulette First-Person Shooter (Video)

    I don’t know (nor do I particularly want to know) what the average Chatroulette user expects to find when they log onto the site, but it’s a safe bet that it’s not a live-action first-person shooter that they verbally control in real time. Nevertheless, this Chatroulette first-person shooter was a reality that a few lucky […]

  • Teqball: Soccer Meets Ping Pong (Video)

    Teqball: Soccer Meets Ping Pong (Video)

    For generations, three sports have dominated the world of miniature table sport equivalents, with each sport getting only one miniature version: Tennis (ping pong), hockey (air hockey) and soccer (foosball). But someone finally had the good sense to realize that it doesn’t have to end there – and so we have Teqball, which combines ping-pong […]

  • Onean Carver Jet Board: Surfing Without Waves (Video)

    Onean Carver Jet Board: Surfing Without Waves (Video)

    Bruce Lee popularized the art of fighting without fighting, but it’s taken a few more decades for the art of surfing without surfing to become a reality. It’s all thanks to the Onean Carver Jet Board, a motorized surfboard now available for pre-order. The 4400W dual-core brushless electric motor that powers the Onean Carver Jet […]

  • ‘Risk: Game of Thrones’ Classic Board Game Variant

    ‘Risk: Game of Thrones’ Classic Board Game Variant

    If ever a board game and a book/TV series were a match made in heaven, it would be Risk: The Game of Strategic Conquest and Game of Thrones, which is all about strategic conquest. And so we have Risk: Game of Thrones, by USAopoly. Risk: Game of Thrones is a total revamp of the popular […]