Tag - gaming

Recommendations: Stuff to Read

Art Book of the Week: Fairies by Yoshitaka Amano. Sah. Amano. I love pretty much everything that man does, but here, in this volume, brought to our shores by Dark Horse, he appears to have taken a trip down Froud Lane and brought his own...

Million Dollar Gamer

Girls Don’t Play Video Games

“What’s the first rule?” A very amusing Oscar-winning movie/video game phenom mashup from our friends at No Media Kings. Direct link for the feedreaders.

It Will, It Will Rock You

For the LARP game Mordavia, some guys put together this badass stone golem suit. You can find the details on the YouTube direct link. Hey guys, are you busy these days? Because they’re doing a Fantastic Four sequel, you know, and they...

Your Dew Got in My Computer…Your...

We have a lot of respect for people who take their love of caffeinated beverages to extreme levels. Hell, in my misspent youth, I drank Sun Drop like mad. But this is nuttier than anything I would have come up with, so I’m quite...

Dungeons and Dragons: TSR

Your Choices are Limited

TSR’s TV commercial for Dungeons & Dragons. The look of terror and surprise on the girls’ faces are due to the fact they’re discovering their boyfriends are gamers. Direct link for the feedreaders.

Edinburgh Yewts Behave So They Can Kick...

Gotta give credit to the cops in Edinburgh. They’ve held PS2 gaming tournaments where would-be hooligans (pop!) can come and face off with the men in blue with the chance of winning new games. The catch? They have to behave. “We...

You Remember What Happened the Last Time...

I've been tempted to join the online community/virtual world Second Life, but my problem is I don't have a freaking First Life, so it would be kind of pointless. But this is just priceless and makes me want to join just on general principles.

Odds and Ends for 12-30-2005

And the award for most useless gaming accessory goes to… AHHHHH! Sweet CHRIST! GET THEM AWAY!!!!! Sweet mother of the apothecary’s widow, I will never snack again now. Gah. Holy shit. You thought you had a bad day. Found via...

Odds and Ends for 11-22-2005

Random bits that interest us, but not enough to get off our lazy asses and blog a full entry about them: McSweeney’s: A List of Bruce Springsteen Songs, If the Title More Accurately Reflected the Subject Matter. Ah, McSweeney’s...