Gaming & Sports

  • ‘The Conductor': Kobe Turns Haters Into Music in New Nike Ad (Video)

    ‘The Conductor': Kobe Turns Haters Into Music in New Nike Ad (Video)

    Kobe Bryant, currently in the midst of his huge farewell blowout leading up to his final NBA game tonight, has accumulated his share of haters and detractors over the course of his career (whether it’s more than his fair share is open to debate). In a new Nike ad called The Conductor, Kobe redirects all […]

  • ‘Shredding an Empty Waterpark in Dubai’ (Video)

    ‘Shredding an Empty Waterpark in Dubai’ (Video)

    The empty swimming pool has long been an iconic destination for skaters, so the next logical step would have to be an empty waterpark. Skaters Milton Martinez, Jan Hoffman, and Alex Sorgente explored this frontier for a skate video aptly titled Shredding an Empty Waterpark in Dubai. Shredding an Empty Waterpark in Dubai shows the nearly infinite […]

  • Nintendo Zapper Glock: Definitely Not a Toy

    Nintendo Zapper Glock: Definitely Not a Toy

    Guns, as has been stressed again and again, are not toys. But true gun enthusiasts know that the line between a weapon that can instantly take a person’s life and a harmless toy is finer than conventional morality suggests.  That’s the flimsy hypothetical rationale behind Precision Syndicate LLC’s Nintendo Zapper Glock, made to look almost exactly […]

  • Grismont Driving Irons: 3D Printed Golf Clubs

    Grismont Driving Irons: 3D Printed Golf Clubs

    My Facebook feed tells me that the Masters golf tournament is currently going on in Georgia, so it would make sense to cover at least one cool golf-related product today. But Grismont Driving Irons are interesting enough to be worth a read regardless of the date, and whether or not you’re interested in golf. That’s […]

  • ‘Every Fatality Ever’ From ‘Mortal Kombat’ in One Video (Video)

    ‘Every Fatality Ever’ From ‘Mortal Kombat’ in One Video (Video)

    The Mortal Kombat franchise has been around for almost a quarter of a century, offering cathartic torrents of blood, blows, and bluster to teens and teens-at-heart everywhere for that period of time on into the future. Some hero has compiled all of the game’s famous Fatalities into one feature-length video, entitled Every Fatality Ever. Every […]

  • Analogue Nt 24k Gold Edition Celebrates ‘The Legend of Zelda’

    Analogue Nt 24k Gold Edition Celebrates ‘The Legend of Zelda’

    The 30th anniversary of The Legend of Zelda is as legitimate a reason for hardcore gamers to drop thousands of dollars on a gold-plated NES that exists, which is why it makes sense that the Analogue Nt 24k Gold edition is now available for purchase from Analogue. In case you’re not familiar with the regular, […]

  • ‘MondriPong': Play ‘Pong” With a Fine Art Twist

    ‘MondriPong': Play ‘Pong” With a Fine Art Twist

    It has been said that life imitates art, but now it can also be said that video games imitate animated GIFs, as evidenced by the genesis of MondriPong, which started as a joke but is now a real Pong riff you can actually play, if you feel like killing a few minutes with some art. […]

  • Richie Jackson: Skater Does Amazing Tricks for ‘Thrasher’ Magazine (Video)

    Richie Jackson: Skater Does Amazing Tricks for ‘Thrasher’ Magazine (Video)

    There’s the technically amazing skateboarding that’s astounding to people who know the sport but more or less uninteresting to people who don’t care about skateboarding, and then there’s the crazy, seemingly impossible trickery pulled off by skater Richie Jackson in a video for Thrasher magazine and Jackson’s skate brand Death Skateboards. Richie Jackson’s skateboard tricks […]