Super Mario Taken: A “Taken” Parody Trailer [Video]


Mario meets Taken in a short trailer parody where the iconic plumber must save Princess Toadstool (Peach) and Daisy from a band of familiar mushroom kingdom goons. [WTFLOL]

An Ode to Gamers: It’s Not Ridiculous, it’s Bullet-Time! [Video]


These guys should get an Oscar for their performance, seriously. [OlanRogers]

BOXHOUND: An Awesome and Funny Metal Gear Solid Film [Video]


A fantastic and hilarious Metal Gear Solid fan film by the guys from Fury Fingers. Loved those lines: Boss: “Did anyone see what type of box he went it?” Soldier: Cardboard… It was definitely cardboard. [Fury Fingers]

Strong Female Characters in Videogames: Debunking a Myth [Video]


From Youtuber Asalieri2: It’s time to brush aside the oft regurgitated myth that strong female leads in videogames are and have always been nonexistent or relegated to background or joke status. So what do you geeks think? Is this guy right or do you think strong female characters should be more present in games in […]

Rare NES Game Pushing $100,000 On eBay


A copy of one of the rarest ever video games is attracting near six-figure bids on eBay. The listing is for a sealed copy of Stadium Events on NES from 1987. At the time of writing, the highest of 81 bids on the cartridge was $99,850, with three days remaining. That means that unless the […]

This Steampunk Super Mario Cosplay is All Sorts of Badass and Amazing


[Source: 3dbdotcom on Reddit]

Researchers Create Program that “Solves” Texas Hold’em Poker


Researchers in Canada say¬†they’ve created a computer program that has “weakly solved” a form of poker. It may be the first such solution for a game where players don’t have all relevant information available to them. Cepheus, developed at the University of Alberta, is said to be able to play a perfect game of two-player […]

Forging Dante’s Rebellion Sword in Real Life [Video]


Every other Monday, our team of blacksmiths and craftsman will be building some of your favorite weapons, and some weapons that you’ve never seen before. This week, we’re recreating Dante’s Rebellion Sword from Devil May Cry! [Awe Me]

This 16-Bit Game Controller Doormat is the Perfect Mat for Oldschool Gamers


This cool SNES-style doormat comes from our pals at Thinkgeek and has to be one of the coolest doormat we’ve ever seen… but we might be biased just a little bit since most of us here are oldschool gamers. [16-Bit Game Controller Doormat – Available at Thinkgeek]

The Pleasure of Getting Up After Hours of Gaming: Childhood vs. Adulthood (Comic)


Yep, totally true, especially when sitting down on the floor for a gaming session that lasts more than 30 minutes. [Source: ChaosLife Comics]

Amazon Deals of the Day: Rock Bottom Prices on The Last of Us Remastered (PS4) and Edge of Tomorrow (Blu-Ray)


For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has The Last of Us Remastered (PS4) and Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow (Blu-Ray) at never seen before prices! -Get the remastered version of The Last of Us on the PS4 for just $29.99 instead of $49.99. (40% Off) -Get Live Die Repeat: Edge of […]

Honest Game Trailer: Kingdom Heart [Video]


While we all sit impatiently and wait for Kingdom Hearts 3 to (never) arrive, we break down all of the zippers, buckles, and character plots of the Kingdom Hearts franchise! [Smosh Games]