Tag - gaming

I Want Him in the Games Until He Dies...

This was posted to YouTube a while back, but new to us = content gold, so… An attempt to replicate the lightcycles from Tron on bikes. Next, I’d like to see this done with motorized kick scooters. Just because. Direct link for...

Hasbro and Mattel Determined to Return...

Shouldn’t we be happy about anything that makes people excited about language? Most assuredly. I mean, seriously: have you seen the lack of spelling skills amongst people online? It makes all of us here at Needcoffee.com look like...

Cthulhu Karts: Not Just For The Little Ones...

Okay, so why doesn’t this game exist for real? It sports, among other things: 13 tracks, including Mountains of Madness, Arkham Asylum, R’lyeh, and Grandpa Kevin’s MiniGolf n’ Grand Prix Someone tell me why. Because...

Minesweeper the Movie: Don’t You Ever...

You know, you can laugh. But the Law of Relative Development demands that Minesweeper the Movie is actually in development somewhere in Hollywood. Same thing with Tetris. Same thing with Pong. Hell, Oregon Trail almost got made with Adam...

Cthulhu: A Chess Set Both Non-Euclidean and...

Oh man, I want one. Ectoplasmosis points us to this Cthulhu-themed chess set by a user over at Wet Canvas named eclectix. Check this out: The kings (Cthulhu) have precious stones for eyes; the white piece has spherical lab-created rubies...

Arcade Games From the USSR: In Search of the...

I never even considered that the Soviet Union would have an equivalent to the old arcade that used to be at my hometown's shopping mall, the Play Palace. Some folks at Moscow State Technical University are trying to find and restore these...

Animated Pong Shirt: Now Make It Play Doom

The latest in geek attire comes with a shirt that displays a game of pong on your chest via an “animated decal”. Throw in a cape and you’re Pong Man. Or something. At least the thing can be tossed in the laundry. The...