Elegy for a Dead World: The Stunning Video Game That Teaches Poetry


Video games ARE art, despite what any haters of the medium will want to tell you. Games like Journey and Limbo prove this to be true, and a game like Elegy for a Dead World furthers this idea exponentially. The best way the game could be described is sort of like those Mad-Lib games you […]

Amazing Pianist Performs Video Game Themes on the Spot [Video]


This is the second episode of “On the Spot,” a series of videos where Composer/Pianist Sonya Belousova performs game theme songs live without ever having played them before. Please note that the show is seeking funds via an indigogo campaign to make even more videos, including one with Sonya Belousova playing the Zelda as well […]

Gaming When You Have an Adorable Kitten Around [Video]


BAD KITTY! This is what happens when you try to game while your adorable kitten is around. [The World of Dave]

Thinkgeek’s Monster Winter Clearance – Hundreds of Items Starting at Just $4.99


As part of its New Year sale, Thinkgeek is offering hundreds of items starting at just $4.99 each, including A LOT of pretty sweet t-shirts, hoodies, geek toys, gadgets, and A LOT MORE! [Thinkgeek’s Monster Winter Clearance – Hundreds of Items Starting at Just $4.99] ———————–

World of Warcraft: A Decade of Love and Hate [Comic]


10 years of World of Warcraft, 10 comic panels. To those of you who’ve been playing for the past decade, does this comic reflect reality? Let us know in the comments! Comic by Dark Legacy Comics. [Source: Dark Legacy Comics | Like “Dark Legacy Comics” on Facebook]

PlayStation Now Gets Monthly Subscription Option


Sony is launching an “all you can play” monthly subscription deal for its streaming service Playstation Now. It hopes the move will attract players put off by the current confusing and often expensive per-game pricing. The service was announced this time last year and launched as an “open beta” in July. It lets player access […]

The Science Behind the Ocarina of Time [Video]


How does the Ocarina of Time from the Legend of Zelda REALLY work? Science of Power Ups has the answer! The cost? A mere 11 more brave volunteers, 3 horses and 4 labs. Go science! [Mashed]

The Next Chapter of Our Lives [Comic]


Yep, that’s still a few decades away for me, but I’m looking forward to it! :) [Source: Lunar Baboon | Like Lunar Baboon on Facebook | Follow Lunar Baboon on Twitter]

The Year in News: What Happened Next (Stories From November-December 2014)


Concluding our look back at the stories we covered during 2014 and what happened next, we turn to November. The Unicode Consortium, which develops standards to make sure characters appear consistently across different software and systems, unveiled proposals for changes to emoji, a system of characters for expressing emotions. It suggested the option to choose between […]

Top 10 Best Video Games of 2014


These games are the reason why you stayed up all night with the glow of your console keeping you and your friends company. Join Watchmojo as they countdown their picks for the Top 10 Video Games of 2014. [Watch Mojo]

I’ve Been Doing This for 25 Years! [Comic]


[Source: Sara Zimmerman – Unearthed Comics | Like “Unearthed Comics” on Facebook]