Gaming & Sports

  • OlegCricket Posts Insane High-Altitude Parkour Run (Video)

    OlegCricket Posts Insane High-Altitude Parkour Run (Video)

    Parkour has become a punchline thanks to its goofy name and brief run as a fad for teenagers, but apparently there’s actually some legit stuff going on in the parkour landscape. I say that after having seen the latest video from OlegCricket, showing what he describes as an “insane parkour run” over the ledge of a […]

  • Nintendo Theme Park Attractions Coming From Universal Studios

    Nintendo Theme Park Attractions Coming From Universal Studios

    I remember playing Super Mario Sunshine as a kid and getting to the “Pinna Park” amusement park land and thinking “someone should make this but in real life.” I don’t know if that could ever happen, but I at least have a reason not to dismiss the idea entirely, thanks to the upcoming Nintendo theme park attractions […]

  • The Oculus Rift Is Scheduled for an Early 2016 Release

    The Oculus Rift Is Scheduled for an Early 2016 Release

    The Oculus Rift has been a known entity for years now, but an actual consumer-release edition of the virtual reality helmet has often seemed like some far-future event rather than right around the corner. But now, the makers of the helmet say they’re just about ready to release their baby to store shelves, and it’s set to […]

  • Jason Voorhees Gets ‘Mortal Kombat X’ Trailer (Video)

    Jason Voorhees Gets ‘Mortal Kombat X’ Trailer (Video)

    Mortal Kombat X was released to violent souls everywhere last month, but the first batch of downloadable content is coming out for “Kombat Pack” subscribers on May 5th. And now, we’re getting a look at probably the most eagerly anticipated part of that batch, a trailer for none other than Jason Voorhees’ entry into the Mortal Kombat arena. The trailer […]

  • Funko Manny Pacquiao Toy Coming Soon (Photos)

    Funko Manny Pacquiao Toy Coming Soon (Photos)

    You’d have to be living under a rock not to know about this Saturday’s fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, and you’d have to be almost equally out of touch not to figure on a whole bunch of cash-ins on that fight from all corners. One of those corners is the collectible toy market, […]

  • ‘Spy_Watch': Espionage Game for Apple Watch

    ‘Spy_Watch': Espionage Game for Apple Watch

    One of the biggest appeals of the Apple Watch is that it looks and feels like some kind of high-tech spy gadget. Now, a new game designed specifically for the Apple Watch can make it act like a spy gadget too – it’s called Spy_Watch, a game built around the watch’s notification system to place you […]

  • Guy Tears Tendon From Playing ‘Candy Crush’ All Day

    Guy Tears Tendon From Playing ‘Candy Crush’ All Day

    How addictive is Candy Crush? Science has now made one step towards finding an answer, thanks to the brave efforts of a man who played it so much that he tore a tendon in his left hand. And furthermore, he didn’t even feel the pain until the tendon was actually torn, thanks to the “highly pleasurable” […]

  • ‘Guitar Hero Live': Reveal Trailer (Video)

    ‘Guitar Hero Live': Reveal Trailer (Video)

    It looks like the five years since the last Guitar Hero game have not been spent just sitting around, as Activision recently announced the next installment of the franchise, and it appears to be a quantum leap ahead of all previous versions of the game. It’s Guitar Hero Live, a game that Activision says will be the most […]

  • ‘LEGO: Dimensions’ Gets Official Trailer (Video)

    ‘LEGO: Dimensions’ Gets Official Trailer (Video)

    The video game franchise that carries the LEGO name has spanned a variety of fictional universes, including Batman’s Gotham City, Frodo’s Middle Earth, and many more – and today an announcement was made that many of them are going to combine into one video game. It’s LEGO: Dimensions, and fans can get their first look at […]