Gaming & Sports

  • Reigning Champ One for One Soccer Balls

    Reigning Champ One for One Soccer Balls

    You might remember Reigning Champ’s One for One basketballs from last year’s holiday season, which operated on a “one for one” model that donated one ball to underfunded community sports programs for every ball sold. Now, they’re back with Reigning Champ One for One soccer balls, which apply the same idea to another sport. Reigning […]

  • Infinite Galaxy Puzzle From Nervous System

    Infinite Galaxy Puzzle From Nervous System

    Usually around this time of year, I buy my mom a puzzle for the holidays. But I will probably skip Nervous System’s Infinite Galaxy Puzzle, since it’s designed to be a puzzle like no other—one with no definite shape or endpoint, just like the universe itself (maybe?). I’ll be honest, much like my mom I’m […]

  • Goofy Foot NES Controller for Left-Handed Players

    Goofy Foot NES Controller for Left-Handed Players

    Since the dawn of time, left-handed video game players have been what’s commonly referred to as SOL. In more enlightened times, a special controller for the left-handed would have been standard procedure, but it’s taken until relatively recently for it to be a consideration.  Now, a historical wrong has been righted with the Goofy Foot […]

  • RetroEngine Sigma: Play Games From Every Classic Console (Video)

    RetroEngine Sigma: Play Games From Every Classic Console (Video)

    News of the NES Classic Edition has been greeted mostly with excitement in casual gaming circles, for its wealth of pre-loaded NES classics and its simple plug-and-play design. But it’s also been criticized as not giving users a way to explore classic games on their own, limited as it is to just 30 titles from […]

  • Strike: “The World’s First Smart Baseball”

    Strike: “The World’s First Smart Baseball”

    It’s somehow comfortable to know that America’s pastime is still able to get a little smarter, even these days. That’s the promise of Strike, billed by its makers as the first smart baseball in the world and loaded with technological features that will help you improve your ballgame. Strike “can detect and display the speed, […]

  • “This Was The XFL”: Upcoming ’30 for 30′ Ep Gets Trailer (Video)

    “This Was The XFL”: Upcoming ’30 for 30′ Ep Gets Trailer (Video)

    If you’re older than, oh, 18 or s0, you probably remember the XFL, the extremely stupid football league launched by Vince McMahon to compete with the National Football League. The idea was basically to add a fistful of McMahon’s pro wrestling style drama and bad taste to the most popular sport in America, and his […]

  • ‘Super Mario Run’ Has Two New Trailers From Nintendo (Videos)

    ‘Super Mario Run’ Has Two New Trailers From Nintendo (Videos)

    2016 has been a year in which all known reason and prediction models have failed, but unless there’s a serious crack in the universe the upcoming mobile debut for Nintendo’s number 1 Mario Brother is going to be a massive smash. But, just to be on the safe side, it doesn’t hurt to advertise, and […]

  • ‘Gran Turismo Sport’ Gets New 4K Trailer (Video)

    ‘Gran Turismo Sport’ Gets New 4K Trailer (Video)

    I’m not as up on video games as I would prefer to be, so I’m still in a place where I get blown away by realistic video game graphics, the kind that have long been a specialty of the Gran Turismo franchise. And now that the upcoming latest installment of that franchise, Gran Turismo Sport, […]