Gaming & Sports

  • 20 Classic Video Game Sharks

    20 Classic Video Game Sharks

    As you are probably aware, it’s Shark Week. And while this is obviously a joyous time of year for everyone, like Christmas, Shark Week isn’t just something that we should celebrate once a year and then forget. A wise man once said we should all “live every week like it’s Shark Week.” So how do […]

  • 9 Awesome High-Tech Surfboards

    9 Awesome High-Tech Surfboards

    To a non-surfer, it might not seem like much technology goes into a surfboard. But those who are familiar with surfboard construction know that even the simplest surfboards have decades of engineering behind them. And these 9 high-tech surfboards have a great deal more than that. From top-notch engineering advances to ridiculous gadgets like thermal […]

  • ‘Grand Theft Auto V’: Official Gameplay Video Drops

    ‘Grand Theft Auto V’: Official Gameplay Video Drops

    Rockstar Games has released an official gameplay video for the upcoming Grand Theft Auto V, on the off-chance you aren’t already maximally psyched about the game’s impending September 17th release date. The emphasis in the video is on the game’s unprecedentedly huge open-ended world, which makes previous Grand Theft Auto games look like Pac-Man by comparison. It shows […]

  • The 30 Best-Selling Video Games of All-Time

    The 30 Best-Selling Video Games of All-Time

    Every year at the end of May or start of June, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, better known as E3, takes place in Los Angeles. It’s the biggest and most important gaming show on the planet, and even though I am definitely a casual video game enthusiast rather than a serious gamer, my ears always perk […]

  • Nike Ending Partnership With Livestrong

    Nike Ending Partnership With Livestrong

    We all knew that Lance Armstrong did himself a great disservice by cheating to win, but now it seems evident that he was sticking it to cancer patients as well.  At least, that’s one interpretation of Nike’s recent announcement that they will be dissolving their partnership with Lance’s charitable foundation, Livestrong. The decision is sure to […]

  • ‘Gran Turismo 6′ Gets Official Release Details And Trailer (Video)

    ‘Gran Turismo 6′ Gets Official Release Details And Trailer (Video)

    Famed racing simulator franchise, Gran Turismo, is officially getting a 6th installment, according to a recent announcement from Sony. Gran Turismo 6 will take “the real driving simulator experience to a whole new level,” according to Sony. This means that the game will feature 1200 different cars, 33 different driving locations, and much more. More details for […]

  • Minnesota Vikings Unveil Plans For Almost $1 Billion Stadium (Photos)

    Minnesota Vikings Unveil Plans For Almost $1 Billion Stadium (Photos)

    The Minnesota Vikings are apparently following the old maxim that one should go big or go home in their plans for their new stadium. At a projected cost of $975 million, the Vikings’ new digs will sport, among other things, the largest transparent roof on the planet. Note that I didn’t use the word “glass” […]

  • Hipster ‘Mario’ Characters By Sam Milham (Photos)

    Hipster ‘Mario’ Characters By Sam Milham (Photos)

      Another artist has seen fit to pay tribute to Super Mario Bros, this time in the form of cartoons depicting characters from the game as hipsters. What is a hipster? No one seems to know for sure, but I guess it has to do with smoking a lot and being annoying. Anyway, the series […]

  • 9 Awesome Homemade Arcade Cabinets And Tables

    9 Awesome Homemade Arcade Cabinets And Tables

    Every carpenter has grown to love the smell of sawdust, and the satisfaction that goes along with a hard day’s work. But relatively few of them over the course of carpentry’s history have had any idea how to do a barrel roll in Star Fox, or which fighters have the best defensive moves in Virtua […]