Super Mario is the new black (bow tie). Online store Birties has created a series of printed bow ties that feature colourful images from pop culture. The collection includes bow ties inspired by Doctor Who, Star Wars, Van Gogh, and even Mrs. Fields.
The Nintendo Game Boy might’ve sold over 118 million units since its 1989 debut, but just imagine if that simple grey box had a steampunk makeover. Imagine then how many more units Nintendo might’ve sold! This Steampunk Game Boy was designed by French artist Elise Siegwald, using just thread, acrylic paint, and clock machinery.
Remember the Film Map? Dorothy has returned with another soon-to-be-legendary Game Map of an imaginary city made up of over 500 video game titles and various other geeky references.
Guys, remember when we showed you the video game where you could play as a wild goat? That was pretty awesome and weird. Well, now you can play a video game as a slice of bread. Simply called I Am Bread, this truly bizarre video game allows you to wander through different rooms of a house before reaching the table.
We are not kidding. A private university in Chicago has been dangling scholarships that are worth up to US$19,000 per student at avid players of League of Legends. The video game has quickly become one of the most fiercely battled amongst organized team competitions.
Games Radar has a rocking Top 9 list of the times gamers have helped to avert doom in the world in, well, the world of video games. These outlandish game plots aren’t going to make it into the most illustrious history books — because, duh, they aren’t real — but we’re entertained all right. Who […]
This is it, guys, this is it! The video game that we’ve all been waiting for: a simulator that lets you live the life of a goat. Created for the recent Global Game Jam, ‘Goat Simulator’ puts you in the shoes of a goat by letting you headbutt things with your horn, as well as […]
Ready for a new kind of video game? Blindside is a little different to current games because this one is an audio-only adventure game, set in a ‘fully-immersive 3D world you’ll never see.’ Say what? Just put on your headphones, close your eyes and explore the darkness. Basically this is the gist of the game: […]
How would you know if the girl you’re going to marry really is The One? When you ask her if you guys can have a World of Warcraft-themed wedding, and she says yes, then she’s The One. Never let her go, you lucky man, never let her go! In their prenuptial photo shoot, Craig and Zoe dressed up as World of Warcraft characters, King Varien Wrynn and Tyrande Whisperwind, respectively.
Remember the days when video games characters and their surroundings looked like LEGO blocks? That tells us two things: 1. Your age and how old you’re getting 2. Gaming technology has truly come a long way. The environments and characters we see in current video games are a thing to behold. The stunning landscapes we […]
A Nesting Doll, also known as a Matryoshka Doll or Babushka Doll, refers to a set of dolls decreasing in size placed one inside the other. Usually, dolls carry a certain theme such as politics, family, fairy tales, and so on.
Those of us who grew up on classic Mario games all probably fantasize about killing evil plants, jumping on magic mushrooms, and head-butting question mark blocks. And now we can bring a bit of the Mario Land world into everyday life. Mario Question Mark Block Lamp is a beautifully crafted light fixture that’s sure delight all audiences. […]
If you’re old enough to remember the original NES, it’s fair to say you had a pretty good childhood. That old console that churned up 8-bit images brought joy to many kids back then, is now up there in console heaven. But here’s a poster from Pop Chart Labs commemorating all 700 games made for the system.
Heads must roll for the painful and life-changing event that is The Red Wedding. We all know what we want: vengeance. While we wait for the next season of Game of Thrones, we can take justice into our own hands with this 8-bit game by Spanish artist, Abe Alves. Take control of John Snow, Daenerys […]
Need a good laugh? Then watch this video of a nerdy man playing the all new GlassFrogger game. It’s the original Frogger but with a twist. To jump the obstacles on screen, the player has to jump them in real life. What does that mean for the rest of us who still can’t afford to buy […]