Gaming & Sports

  • Nintendo Labo: Cardboard DIY Kits Work with Switch (Video)

    Nintendo Labo: Cardboard DIY Kits Work with Switch (Video)

    Have you ever been friends with someone for a while only to find out, totally unbeknownst to you, that they had some hidden talent, like juggling or not having a Facebook account? The Nintendo Switch kind of pulled something like that off with the reveal of Nintendo Labo.  Nintendo Labo is a line of cardboard DIY […]

  • Jenga Ocean Has Blocks Made from Recycled Fishing Nets

    Jenga Ocean Has Blocks Made from Recycled Fishing Nets

    Just when I think I’ve gotten a grip on the culture and what is has in store, something comes along that completely blindsides me. Case in point: Jenga Ocean, a new version of the popular party game featuring blocks – normally made of wood – constructed out of sorcery or science from recycled fishing nets. Apparently […]

  • Hermés Foosball Table Costs More Than $68,000

    Hermés Foosball Table Costs More Than $68,000

    I’ll be honest with you here: I’ve never purchased a foosball table, so I don’t really have any idea what an average one costs – I had one in my college apartment back in the day, but I don’t remember where it came from and I certainly wasn’t involved in the purchasing of it, so […]

  • “Find Your Groove”: Kyrie Irving Directs Own Nike Kyrie 4 Ad (Video)

    “Find Your Groove”: Kyrie Irving Directs Own Nike Kyrie 4 Ad (Video)

    Kyrie Irving is fond of giving, uh, controversial statements to the public, the most famous being his possibly humorous claim that the Earth is flat. That kind of unpredictability doesn’t generally lead to directing gigs, but Nike nevertheless passed him the directorial reins for an ad for the upcoming Kyrie 4 runner. It’s called “Find […]

  • ‘Nintendo Power Podcast': Defunct Magazine Back in Podcast Form

    ‘Nintendo Power Podcast': Defunct Magazine Back in Podcast Form

    The last issue of Nintendo Power was shipped to Nintendogs’ houses in 2012, but no truly resonant brand name stays dead forever these days. And so it is with the new Nintendo Power Podcast, an official podcast from Nintendo that’s carrying on the Nintendo Power tradition. The first episode of the Nintendo Power Podcast came out on December 20th – here’s […]

  • ‘Long Live the King': A New LeBron James Documentary (Trailer)

    ‘Long Live the King': A New LeBron James Documentary (Trailer)

    A new short documentary on LeBron James is on the way, in part thanks to the efforts of KITH and Nike. The doc will be available to stream online starting tomorrow, but there’s a trailer for it out right now. The name of the documentary naturally, is Long Live the King. Long Live the King will trace […]

  • ‘World War Z’ Video Game on the Way (Video)

    ‘World War Z’ Video Game on the Way (Video)

    Much of the current pop culture obsession with zombies can be traced back to Max Brooks 2006 novel World War Z, which got a big screen adaptation starring Brad Pitt in 2013. Now, a video game based on the novel is set to be released, and there’s a trailer for it that premiered last night […]