PS Vita Buyers Will Get Compensation Over Ad Claims


If you bought a PS Vita in the US before June 1, 2012, you should be getting compensation from Sony. That’s because it has settled a Federal Trade Commission complaint accusing it of false advertising. The complaint centered on advertising relating to the Vita’s cross-platform features, particularly the implication that the features would work in […]

Shock Revelation: Mario’s Galaxy Not Real

Staff at Leicester University in the UK have uncovered a terrible secret: Super Mario Galaxy couldn’t exist because the gravity involved would cause the planets to explode. Writing in the Journal of Physics Special Topics, they explain the problem in great detail. The quick and dirty version is that Mario is able to walk and […]

GTA V Traffic Jam Descends Into Chaos


The dynamic nature of the traffic in GTA V means occasionally you’ll see a traffic jam or a collision and some angry NPC responses. But sometimes things spiral totally out of control. YouTube user Naswas says this video is of what happened when he left the room for a few minutes to get a snack. […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 66% Off “The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings Ultimate Media Collection” – $72.70 + FREE Shipping


For today’s edition of Deal of the Day and today only, Amazon offers 66% off ($72.66) on The Hobbit and Lord of the Rings Ultimate Media Collection, featuring the Shadow of Mordor video game on PS4 or Xbox One, the Lord of the Rings Motion Picture Trilogy Extended Editions on Blu-ray, and the J.R.R. Tolkien […]

Dancing Mad (Final Fantasy VI theme) Acapella [Video]


We’ve featured a few acapella versions of game music by Diwa de Leon before, but this is certainly the most ambitious to date: all 18 minutes of the theme Dancing Mad from Final Fantasy VI. Check out the YouTube page for full details of how technically challenging the project was.

Fun Game: Hoverkraft Levitating Construction Challenge

The Hoverkraft Levitating Construction Challenge is a fun old-school building game with a twist. Instead of just stacking pieces on regular, boring surface, players take turn at building a structure on a levitating magnetic platform. Hoverkraft is intended for two players, but it’s fun to challenge yourself to build bigger and better structures. And it’s […]

Black Mage Village (Final Fantasy IX) Theme Song Done Multi-Track A Capella [Video]


From Diwa de Leon: Black Mage Village is one of those tracks that take a little time to grow on you, but once it has, you’re stuck with it forever! This is one of my most favorite Final Fantasy 9 tracks, and in my opinion a great way to kickoff Final Fantasy 9 month! [The […]

Geektastic Christmas Sweaters for Gamers [Pics]


Geeks are Sexy contributor John just sent me those, and, well, I just had to share them with you! Sure, the holiday season isn’t there yet, but hey, we can always start a little early, right? I’m not sure if you can order these from North America though, but they are available in the UK. […]

A Fun Unplugged Version of the HALO Theme (Acoustic Cover) [Video]


I wasn’t expecting much from this since it comes from “The Warp Zone,” a comedy group on youtube that are not known or their musical performances, but the cover of the song really surprised me! [The Warp Zone]

Amazon Deal of the Day: Save $50 on Xbox One Consoles + Save 40% Off or More on PC Games


For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon offers $50 off on Xbox One consoles, which also include Assassin’s Creed Unity bundled with the system. –Save $50 on Xbox One Consoles –Save 40% Off or More on PC Games

Beautiful Violin Cover of the Dr. Wily’s Castle Theme (Mega Man 2) by Taylor Davis [Video]


A beautiful cover of the Dr. Wily’s Castle theme (Mega Man 2) by the always amazing Taylor Davis. [Taylor Davis]

If Diablo III Disappointed You, You Have to Check Out LostArk [Game Trailer]


Diablo III was ok (just barely,) but if LostArk is anything like what we see in the trailer above, the Korean hack & slash MMORPG should be AMAZING. The gameplay starts at 1:50 in the video, but be sure to watch the whole thing, the trailer truly looks beautiful. [LostArk | Via]