In the first of a new series, the iBookGuy explores how game designers managed to overcome the limitations of graphic capabilities in machines such as the NES and Commodore 64. [Spotted by: Laughing Squid]
I hate that moment when you are playing Metal Gear and you realize you’ve been spotted by Pac-Man. Wait a second….. (Via Imgur)
Amazing promotional video for the upcoming game, filmed in 6K resolution at Green River, Utah.
Mordin, I still miss you. But man, when you were on point, you were ON POINT! *Puts on glasses (Via Imgur)
Everyone loves the Dark Souls series, right (slight sarcasm)? Well, here is 16 minutes of gameplay from Dark Souls 3, from this year’s Gamescom. Looks Dark Souls-y. (Via IGN)
Final Fantasy is one of the game franchises that are awash in fan theories thinking this means that and that means this. Reality is, we are all just probably overthinking and over-evaluating these games. Regardless, it makes for some interesting fan theories. Here are some of the most interesting Final Fantasy fan theories, via Gameranx.
Thankfully this resulted in no fatalities. (Though be warned, there’s some fruity but bleeped language.)
200 university academics have criticized a report linking video games to violent behavior. They say the study from the American Psychological Association failed to properly assess the credibility of its source material. The APA recently released an initial report of a task force made up of seven scientists. They did not carry out a study […]
Back in the 1990s, a man named Dave Perry was touted as one of the best video gamers in the United Kingdom. Unfortunately when he had an embarrassing performance on TV shows Gamesmaster, he chose to deal with his defeat in a memorably immature manner… To be fair to Perry, he later claimed that the […]
Beyond The Brick found this epic Lego recreation of the Hyrule Castle. Creator Joseph Zawada explained that getting the brickwork right involved sourcing bricks from Scandinavia. [Via NerdApproved]
GaS reader Ryan ‘Platinumfungi’ Fitzpatrick has collaborated with Noel McEwen to produce his latest custom NES, this time celebrating Metroid. He chose the specific image by playing through the game, concluding: The final battle through Tourian, and then against Mother Brain, seemed a fitting scene. It’s absolute chaos compared to the rest of Zebes, and […]
Do you like zombies? Do you like running? Do you like outrunning zombies? Do you like dune buggies? Do you like the game Dying Light? Do you like all these things together at once? Well boy, have we got some DLC news for you?!! (Via OutsideXbox)