Gaming & Sports

  • ‘Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End’ Gets Official Story Trailer (Video)

    ‘Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End’ Gets Official Story Trailer (Video)

    The latest installment of the Uncharted video game saga is set after illustrious treasure hunter Nathan Drake’s retirement from the world of “digging around where we shouldn’t,” and in typical adventure hero fashion he gets pulled back in for one last job. That’s the basic outline of the official story trailer for Uncharted 4: A […]

  • Foil Oro-Nero Gold Snow Skis

    Foil Oro-Nero Gold Snow Skis

    If you want to traverse the great snowy slopes of the world in a fashion that lets everyone else know you’re definitely not there because you won a trip on Wheel of Fortune, consider the Foil Oro-Nero gold snow skis, a pair of which go for an astounding fifty grand. The Foil Oro-Nero are the […]

  • Coconut Ping Pong Paddle: A New Spin on a Classic

    Coconut Ping Pong Paddle: A New Spin on a Classic

    Ping pong (or table tennis, if you prefer) paddles have a very specific design that has lasted for generations with no signs of stopping — rounded grip, alternating blue-and-red (or black-and-red) padding on the parts that actually touch the ball. The Coconut is a 3-ply bamboo wood paddle that introduces a simple but potentially game-changing […]

  • ‘Every Perfect Score in NBA Dunk Contest History’ (Video)

    ‘Every Perfect Score in NBA Dunk Contest History’ (Video)

    Last weekend was not just any weekend, but the NBA All-Star Weekend which included the Slam Dunk Contest. It’s possible that if you watched any of it, it got you in a mood to see all the best dunks from over the course of the contest’s 30+ year history–in which case Every Perfect Score in NBA Dunk […]

  • ‘A Tiny Game of Pong’ for Apple Watch

    ‘A Tiny Game of Pong’ for Apple Watch

    Pong is a classic video game that almost everyone knows by name, but I’m not sure if anyone other than diehards actually play it anymore. That may change now that A Tiny Game of Pong exists, at least among Apple Watch users. A Tiny Game of Pong, like you can probably guess from the name […]

  • ‘Street Fighter V’ Full-Length Trailer (Video)

    ‘Street Fighter V’ Full-Length Trailer (Video)

    Fighting game franchises don’t come much more beloved than the Street Fighter series, and the eagerly awaited fifth installment now has a big, flashy, cinematic trailer to stoke that anticipation to even greater temperatures in advance of the release of Street Fighter V later this month. The trailer for Street Fighter V emphasizes both returning […]

  • Wilson X Connected Basketball

    Wilson X Connected Basketball

    Not so long ago if you called someone “smart as a basketball” it would have been a pretty unambiguous insult (and a pretty funny one, depending on your delivery), but now we live in a world of smart everything. Enter the Wilson X Connected Basketball. The Wilson X Connected Basketball is equipped with an internal […]

  • ‘Skate Near Death’: Harrowing Skate Video From Roma Alimov (Video)

    ‘Skate Near Death’: Harrowing Skate Video From Roma Alimov (Video)

    The era of death-defying stunts for our entertainment is usually thought of as the product of a less cautious time, but there are still a few modern-day Harold Lloyds and Jackie Chans out there carrying the torch for amusing other people to death. One of them is Russian skater Roma Alimov, who recently released a […]

  • ‘Go F*ck!’: The “Mature” Version of Go Fish

    ‘Go F*ck!’: The “Mature” Version of Go Fish

    Go Fish is a time-tested way to occupy the minds of children, but the whole enterprise can start to feel a little bit juvenile after a while — “do you have any queens?” “Do you have any jacks?,” etc. Luckily, we live in the year 2016, when no children’s activity goes un-adultified, and now we […]

  • ‘Pokémon’ OST on Colored Vinyl Coming Soon

    ‘Pokémon’ OST on Colored Vinyl Coming Soon

    I don’t know how much Venn diagram overlap there is between Pokémon players and vinyl collectors/enthusiasts, but I know that anybody who falls into that trench will be interested in this upcoming release from Moonshake records. It’s the Pokémon OST from composer Junichi Masuda on limited edition colored vinyl in honor of the games’ 20th […]