Gaming & Sports

  • DreamRide: Follow Cyclist Mike Hopkins Across The Country (Video)

    DreamRide: Follow Cyclist Mike Hopkins Across The Country (Video)

    Even if you’re a hardcore bicycle enthusiast, the realities of our physical world mean that you have to put your bike in a car or something to see all the different terrain the United States of America has to offer. Not so in dreams, though, or in the short film DreamRide, staring cyclist Mike Hopkins. […]

  • ‘Star Fox Zero’ “Let’s Rock and Roll Trailer” (Video)

    ‘Star Fox Zero’ “Let’s Rock and Roll Trailer” (Video)

    Nobody ever went broke overestimating the appeal of nostalgia in consumers, and the new gameplay trailer for the upcoming Star Fox Zero is doubling down on the nostalgia video game players feel regarding the seminal Star Fox 64. Star Fox Zero is the first home console installment from the Star Fox franchise in a decade, and […]

  • Drone vs McLaren: Video Shows Race in Dubai (Video)

    Drone vs McLaren: Video Shows Race in Dubai (Video)

    Drone racing hasn’t been a thing for very long, but it’s already crossing over into the field of interdisciplinary competition in advance of the upcoming World Drone Prix in Dubai. A promotional video for the event shows a Drone vs McLaren race that should put to rest any questions about drones’ ability to compete. Just […]

  • ‘Where’s Waldo? 360′: VR ‘Where’s Waldo?’ Variant (Video)

    ‘Where’s Waldo? 360′: VR ‘Where’s Waldo?’ Variant (Video)

    I guess Where’s Waldo? is just kind of floating in the air these days.  Last fall there was Where’s Wookiee?, and earlier this month we had Where’s Warhol? Now, we have the inevitable virtual reality version of the famous franchise, entitled Where’s Waldo? 360. Where’s Waldo? 360 is a pretty cool use of the sometimes-pointless […]

  • Macy Ssens: Russian 16-Year-Old Wins Month With Porn Star

    Macy Ssens: Russian 16-Year-Old Wins Month With Porn Star

    In case you needed a reminder that they just do things a little differently over in Russia, check out the story of Ruslan Schedrin (pictured above), the 16-year-old Russian kid who was rewarded for being the 100,000th visitor to a online video game store with a month of living with Russian porn star Macy Ssens. […]

  • Mark Healey: Surfer Takes on Infamous 60-Foot “Jaws Break” (Video)

    Mark Healey: Surfer Takes on Infamous 60-Foot “Jaws Break” (Video)

    Pro surfer Mark Healey is on a mission to crush the “lazy surfer” stereotype — despite the fact that the stereotype is actually pretty cool in the minds of most people. And he’s doing it with the help of his corporate sponsors at SAXX Underwear, which recently put up a video of the surfer tackling the notorious 60-foot […]

  • ‘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 […]