Gaming & Sports

  • Jason Voorhees Gets ‘Mortal Kombat X’ Trailer (Video)

    Jason Voorhees Gets ‘Mortal Kombat X’ Trailer (Video)

    Mortal Kombat X was released to violent souls everywhere last month, but the first batch of downloadable content is coming out for “Kombat Pack” subscribers on May 5th. And now, we’re getting a look at probably the most eagerly anticipated part of that batch, a trailer for none other than Jason Voorhees’ entry into the Mortal Kombat arena. The trailer […]

  • Funko Manny Pacquiao Toy Coming Soon (Photos)

    Funko Manny Pacquiao Toy Coming Soon (Photos)

    You’d have to be living under a rock not to know about this Saturday’s fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, and you’d have to be almost equally out of touch not to figure on a whole bunch of cash-ins on that fight from all corners. One of those corners is the collectible toy market, […]

  • ‘Spy_Watch': Espionage Game for Apple Watch

    ‘Spy_Watch': Espionage Game for Apple Watch

    One of the biggest appeals of the Apple Watch is that it looks and feels like some kind of high-tech spy gadget. Now, a new game designed specifically for the Apple Watch can make it act like a spy gadget too – it’s called Spy_Watch, a game built around the watch’s notification system to place you […]

  • Guy Tears Tendon From Playing ‘Candy Crush’ All Day

    Guy Tears Tendon From Playing ‘Candy Crush’ All Day

    How addictive is Candy Crush? Science has now made one step towards finding an answer, thanks to the brave efforts of a man who played it so much that he tore a tendon in his left hand. And furthermore, he didn’t even feel the pain until the tendon was actually torn, thanks to the “highly pleasurable” […]

  • ‘Guitar Hero Live': Reveal Trailer (Video)

    ‘Guitar Hero Live': Reveal Trailer (Video)

    It looks like the five years since the last Guitar Hero game have not been spent just sitting around, as Activision recently announced the next installment of the franchise, and it appears to be a quantum leap ahead of all previous versions of the game. It’s Guitar Hero Live, a game that Activision says will be the most […]

  • ‘LEGO: Dimensions’ Gets Official Trailer (Video)

    ‘LEGO: Dimensions’ Gets Official Trailer (Video)

    The video game franchise that carries the LEGO name has spanned a variety of fictional universes, including Batman’s Gotham City, Frodo’s Middle Earth, and many more – and today an announcement was made that many of them are going to combine into one video game. It’s LEGO: Dimensions, and fans can get their first look at […]

  • ‘Project CARS’ Racing Video Game Looks Just Like Real Life (Video)

    ‘Project CARS’ Racing Video Game Looks Just Like Real Life (Video)

    Racing video games have always been a bellwether for realism in video games, as players want experience that come closer and closer to the real thing on the track. Project CARS is an upcoming video game that puts a new premium and realism, which is proven by a recent video that places footage from the game side-by-side […]

  • Hyperkin Smart Boy Turns Your iPhone Into a Game Boy

    Hyperkin Smart Boy Turns Your iPhone Into a Game Boy

    Here’s a new idea: Real products that started out as April Fool’s Day pranks but became real through sheer force of consumer enthusiasm. That’s the inspirational story behind the Hyperkin Smart Boy, a gadget that turns an iPhone into a tactile Nintendo Game Boy emulator – it was originally a joke, but the Hyperkin people […]

  • ‘Pac-Man’ for Google Maps is Now Playable (GIF)

    ‘Pac-Man’ for Google Maps is Now Playable (GIF)

    Another fine innovation from the people at Google comes in the form of yet another Pac-Man revival. It’s Pac-Man for Google Maps, and it’s a good way to lose an hour or two while you’re supposed to be working. Here’s how it works: Fire up Google Maps and find a section with a lot of intercrossing roads (we’re […]