Gaming & Sports

  • Water Slide Failure Caught on Camera (Video)

    Water Slide Failure Caught on Camera (Video)

    The next time you’re at some guy’s house and he asks you if you want to try out his water slide, let this video be a warning that not all such slides are created equal. An incident which for SEO purposes I can only describe as a severe water slide failure was captured on camera […]

  • Pokédrone: Catch ‘Em All Remotely via Drone (Video)

    Pokédrone: Catch ‘Em All Remotely via Drone (Video)

    Even just in the last week, Pokémon Go has done wonders for getting normally-sedentary video game enthusiasts to get off their asses and walk around a little, in the interest of finding and catching Pokémon but with the side benefit of giving them some much-needed exercise. But on the subject of much-needed exercise…who needs it? […]

  • NES Classic Edition: Console Returns in Miniaturized Form

    NES Classic Edition: Console Returns in Miniaturized Form

    If your vision of the future involved all the technology of the past but smaller, Nintendo is here to make those visions come true. They’re doing it with the NES Classic Edition, the crazily small version of the world’s most iconic home video game console. We all know your old NES cartridges are slowly melting, […]

  • #PerfectNever: Ronda Rousey Stars in New Reebok Ad (Video)

    #PerfectNever: Ronda Rousey Stars in New Reebok Ad (Video)

    Ronda Rousey was on the receiving end of one of the most notable upsets in UFC history late last year, and she’s been spending a little bit of time out of the spotlight to recuperate. Now, she’s back, in a new Reebok commercial featuring the slogan #PerfectNever. The idea behind this hashtag is summed up by […]

  • Table Pong Project: Play Pong in Real Life (Video)

    Table Pong Project: Play Pong in Real Life (Video)

    Pong is one of the most iconic video games of all time, thanks to its position as one of the first. It was originally designed to replicate ping pong, but in a post-modern twist now a group of developers are creating a way to play Pong in the real, physical world. It’s called the Table […]

  • ‘Pokémon Go’ is a Massive Smash Hit for Nintendo

    ‘Pokémon Go’ is a Massive Smash Hit for Nintendo

    Unless you’ve been hiding under a Snorlax all weekend, it’s a cinch you’ve already heard about Pokémon Go – if you’re not completely addicted to it already. But reports are now coming in that the augmented reality game is surpassing any and all expectations Nintendo had for it, which may be why players have experienced […]

  • Gamevice: Play Smartphone Games With an Actual Controller

    Gamevice: Play Smartphone Games With an Actual Controller

    Smartphone games are great and all, but they’re missing a crucial tactile element that the video games of our youths and today have in their favor. But with Gamevice, you can equip your smartphone with all the buttons, d-pads, joysticks, and so on that you could ever want, and use them to play the games […]

  • ‘A Brief History of Video Game Controllers’ (Video)

    ‘A Brief History of Video Game Controllers’ (Video)

    If you were to take a video gamer from 1983, pluck him from his comfortable sofa and drop him onto a comparable sofa in 2016, he may have a hard time wrapping his mind around what video game controllers are like today. It’s that evolution that is the subject of A Brief History of Video Game […]