Gaming & Sports

  • Preset Chess: Instantly Sets Up a Game

    Preset Chess: Instantly Sets Up a Game

    I never really mastered chess as a kid, and one of the reasons for that (apart from my non-tactical thinking processes) is that every game takes so long to set up, the odds of me getting bored and wanting to read Squadron Supreme again were higher and higher with each game. But maybe if I’d […]

  • Trainerbot: Smart Ping Pong Robot

    Trainerbot: Smart Ping Pong Robot

    A little while ago we showed you the Table Tennis Trainer, a smart touchscreen ping pong table for improving your game and enhancing competitive play. Now, another ping pong training product is making the rounds, this one in the crowdfunding arena. It’s called Trainerbot, and it’s the next best thing to having a friend who […]

  • ‘Game of Thrones Clue’ Puts Westeros Spin on Classic Board Game

    ‘Game of Thrones Clue’ Puts Westeros Spin on Classic Board Game

    Everyone knows that the show Game of Thrones is a hotbed of murder and deception, but it really has nothing on Clue, the “Classic Mystery Game” that was bringing murder into the living room when George R.R. Martin was still going by Georgie R.R. Martin. And so we now have Game of Thrones Clue, which […]

  • Playing Card Notebook Feels Just Like a Real Deck

    Playing Card Notebook Feels Just Like a Real Deck

    Not since Gambit of the X-Men have playing cards made such functional implements outside of their intended purpose than with the Playing Card Notebook, now available from SuckUK. On the outside, it looks and feels just like an authentic deck of playing cards, but the faces are blank and ready for you to add your own thoughts, […]

  • Nerf N-Strike Elite Terrascout RC Drone Blaster

    Nerf N-Strike Elite Terrascout RC Drone Blaster

    I suppose it was only a matter of time before the scourge of drone warfare entered the world of Nerf combat. And since no one is likely to be killed and/or filmed without their knowledge with the Nerf N-Strike Elite Terrascout RC Drone Blaster, it’s hard to feel too bad about it. The Nerf N-Strike […]

  • ‘Kingspray': Virtual Reality Graffiti Simulator (Video)

    ‘Kingspray': Virtual Reality Graffiti Simulator (Video)

    If you want to enjoy the thrill of graffiti without the hassle of making a noticeable impact on your community or striking a blow against oppressive advertising, there’s now a virtual reality “graffiti simulator” that lets you do just that. It’s called Kingspray (as in “king spray,” not “kings pray,” or at least that’s what […]

  • Woolsey Ping Pong Table: Also Just a Table

    Woolsey Ping Pong Table: Also Just a Table

    Generally if you go into someone’s home or office and they’re using a ping pong table as a regular table, it means that whatever business you have with this person should be suspended immediately and filed under “red flags.” But the Woolsey Ping Pong Table is the rare table that “can do both,” as the […]

  • ‘Super Smash Bros. Melee Reanimated’ (Video)

    ‘Super Smash Bros. Melee Reanimated’ (Video)

    Fifteen years ago this November, Super Smash Bros. Melee smashed its way onto the Nintendo GameCube console, going on to become its best-selling title. Now, 30 animators have teamed up to recreate its famous introductory sequence, for a project called Super Smash Bros. Melee Reanimated Super Smash Bros. Melee Reanimated encompasses as many different animation […]