Gaming & Sports

  • “Ric Flair Drip”: The Nature Boy Appears in Official Music Video

    “Ric Flair Drip”: The Nature Boy Appears in Official Music Video

    Ric “The Nature Boy” Flair has been an honorary hip hop legend for decades now, and in his dotage he’ll be able to look back on a life that resembles nothing quite as much as it does an extremely long rap video. But now, he’s appearing in an actual rap video (and not for the first time), […]

  • ‘#WarGames': Interactive TV Series Gets Teaser (Video)

    ‘#WarGames': Interactive TV Series Gets Teaser (Video)

    You’re probably familiar with the 1983 film WarGames, in which Matthew Broderick saves the world from nuclear annihilation by playing a game with a military supercomputer. This premise makes the movie a natural fit for a remake in the nascent era of interactive TV, which is why the new version has itself a brand new hashtag […]

  • ‘Detective Pikachu’ English Language Trailer (Video)

    ‘Detective Pikachu’ English Language Trailer (Video)

    There are few fictional characters who wouldn’t be innumerably improved by jamming the word “Detective” in front of their name. Pokémon numero uno Pikachu is no exception, and now there’s an English language trailer in anticipation of Detective Pikachu‘s stateside release next month. Here’s the skinny, direct from Nintendo: “In Detective Pikachu, a new game coming on […]

  • ‘Mega Man Legacy Collection’ 1 and 2 Coming to Nintendo Switch (Video)

    ‘Mega Man Legacy Collection’ 1 and 2 Coming to Nintendo Switch (Video)

    If you’re a Nintendo Switch owner and a Mega Man fan, an upcoming pair of releases will probably be a must-purchase for you and everyone else who falls in the center of that Venn diagram. It’s a Switch re-release of the Mega Man Legacy Collection as well as its followup, collecting together Mega Man’s first ten adventures […]

  • ’41x': A Short Film About Lawn Mower Racing (Video)

    ’41x': A Short Film About Lawn Mower Racing (Video)

    The Winter Olympics are currently happening in Pyongyang, which means that people all over the world are entranced by sports they probably don’t give much thought to outside of the Olympics: The luge, speed skating, snowboarding, curling. But there’s another obscure sport, not yet recognized by either of the Olympic committees, that is just as […]

  • ‘Dos': Mattel Announces Sequel to Card Game ‘Uno’

    ‘Dos': Mattel Announces Sequel to Card Game ‘Uno’

    It sounds like a joke, but it’s pretty early in the year for April Fool’s Day. So Dos, Mattel’s recently announced sequel to its classic card game Uno, appears to be very real. According to The New York Post, the game is an attempt by the “struggling” game company to revitalize itself by updating several of the classics […]

  • Supreme/Stern Pinball Machine Teased by Label

    Supreme/Stern Pinball Machine Teased by Label

    Pinball is so hot right now. There are tournaments and leagues cropping up all over the country, and now Supreme is getting in on the resurgent trend with a Supreme/Stern Pinball Machine, recently teased by Supreme’s official Instagram account for the spring and summer of 2018. Of course, of the two brand names in the Supreme/Stern […]

  • ‘Cold as Balls': Kevin Hart’s Ice Bath Interview Series (Video)

    ‘Cold as Balls': Kevin Hart’s Ice Bath Interview Series (Video)

    Talk shows these days have to have a gimmick if they want to get the eyes and ears of the internet’s attention. Comedian Kevin Hart seems to understand this with his new web series Cold as Balls, which features his interviews with pro athletes in an environment they’re probably not used to being on TV in […]

  • ‘Mario Kart Tour': A Mobile ‘Mario Kart’ Coming Soon

    ‘Mario Kart Tour': A Mobile ‘Mario Kart’ Coming Soon

    Nintendo’s ongoing mission to claim every spare hour, minute, and second of our lives continues with the announcement of a mobile variant of the popular Mario Kart franchise. There aren’t any real details about the game as yet, besides the title: Mario Kart Tour.  Mario Kart Tour will be the next entry in the Nintendo Mobile Universe, following the […]