Gaming & Sports

  • ‘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 […]

  • BMW Paralympian Wheelchair

    BMW Paralympian Wheelchair

    This September, shortly after the conclusion of the Summer Olympics in Rio, the city will be home to the Paralympic Games for the greatest athletes in the world with a range of physical disabilities. In advance of this year’s Games, a redesign of the wheelchairs used in some of the games has been unveiled by […]

  • ‘Art of Atari’ Showcases Atari Artwork in One Place

    ‘Art of Atari’ Showcases Atari Artwork in One Place

    Atari video games have reached a cultural ascendancy that’s hard to top at this point, thanks to the sturdiness of the games and perennial nostalgia for video arcades. But what about all the great artwork that used to adorn arcade cabinets, cartridges, and other marketing materials for the games? It’s that sometimes-forgotten art that is […]

  • ‘Star Wars’ Lamps: An April Fool’s Day Joke by Eyal Rosenthal (Pics)

    ‘Star Wars’ Lamps: An April Fool’s Day Joke by Eyal Rosenthal (Pics)

    It’s been very close to a month since April Fool’s Day, 2016, which means it’s been long enough to appreciate the rare goof that actually has some potential staying power. Designer Eyal Rosenthal provided just such a prank with his line of completely imaginary Star Wars lamps that you might soon wish you could hang […]