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  • August 11, 2015
    Archery Tag is a new sport sweeping the nation (no clue if this is accurate) that combines the mechanics of archery and paintball. There isn't any paint though (although there should be), instead, opposing teams shoot foam-tipped arrows at each other and you are eliminated by ... / Continue →
  • August 3, 2015
    This is a series of photos of the PokeRangers, a group of Pokemon/Power Ranger mashup cosplayers who recently attended Otakon 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Who's your favorite? I like the Magikarp Ranger. When they all come together to form their giant mechanical Zord, what p... / Continue →
  • July 7, 2015
    Slip Cups are a set of plastic cups ($5 for 20) that sit inside the regular 16 and 18-ounce plastic cups used for beer pong. They fit snugly inside the cups above the beer-line and are not filled with beer themselves, preventing players from having to drink the hair and dirt t... / Continue →
  • July 7, 2015
    Remember that homemade wooden Game Of Thrones RISK game somebody made for themselves? Well now USAopoly (with licensing from Hasbro and HBO) is releasing an official version. It's the perfect combo! Like casually drinking beer and napping on a Saturday afternoon. The game... / Continue →
  • May 26, 2015
    This is a video of the giant claw machine that Lay's Stax made in which your own child acts as the claw. You position them using traditional controls, then lower them so they can grab as many bags of chips as they can. Honestly, it doesn't really look like it matters where yo... / Continue →
  • May 13, 2015
    This is a clip from Japanese variety show AKBingo! in which the contestants are trying to blow a cockroach into each other's mouths. That is like, way more interesting than thumb wrestling. Man, that girl on the right -- I think it actually gets blown straight down her throat... / Continue →
  • April 22, 2015
    This is a video of a grandfather and grandson playing Pie Face (links to Amazon), a Russian Roulette style game for kids that leaves the loser with a faceful of whipped cream. Or sour cream or apple sauce, really whatever you want to load the hand up with. You spin the spinne... / Continue →
  • April 14, 2015
    This is a video from Jimmy Kimmel of the cast of the Avengers stopping by his show to play a game of Family Feud. They are all pretty horrible. Don't get me wrong, I'd still hang out with them, but they're not getting any spots on my bar trivia team. Have I ever told you my ... / Continue →
  • March 20, 2015
    This is Ping Pong Go Round, a giant round ping-pong table built by Singapore artist Lee Wen. It was designed for a couple people in the middle to be able to challenge a bunch of other players on the outside. Interesting concept. You know what my favorite thing about ping-pon... / Continue →
  • March 6, 2015
    This is a video of two guys playing a new Pac-Man themed air hockey game. The theme is strictly cosmetic though, the game doesn't actually have anything to do with Pac-Man. Apparently after somebody scores the first point though the machine drops 20 pucks on the table at once... / Continue →
  • February 2, 2015
    This is a video of Rubik's Cube master Hao-Zheng "Chace" Lin solving a bunch of different Rubik's cubes (technically, some of them aren't even cubes). At 0:35 he even solves a traditional 3x3 cube with one hand while juggling two fruits with the other. My brain could never. ... / Continue →
  • September 26, 2014
    This is the custom made 'Proposal' Magic: The Gathering card that Lindsey Loree used to propose to her boyfriend (links to his account of the story) in the middle of a game. He said yes. She also game him a Ring Pop. No word if he spotted the Ring Pop beforehand, but it woul... / Continue →
  • July 22, 2014
    This is the old Charlie's Angels pinball machine that was upcycled into a desk by Connecticut artist Tim Sway. Not a bad idea. Have I ever told you I used to own a Twilight Zone pinball machine? I used to own a Twilight Zone pinball machine. That was many moons ago though. ... / Continue →
  • July 2, 2014
    Pixeltrek is an in-browser maze game in which you play as Data trying to navigate all the decks of USS Enterprise. This screenshot is from me trying to spy on some blue alien in the shitter off the main bridge. It's a great time-waster, and since it's a holiday weekend comin... / Continue →
  • June 26, 2014
    This is 'Grey Knights', a trailer for 'The Lord Inquisitor', an unofficial Warhammer 40,000 movie that animator Erasmus Brosda has spent the last four years creating. I will watch it. I will watch it, and I will make popcorn. I'm kidding, I don't like popcorn. "Who doesn't ... / Continue →
  • May 13, 2014
    This the coffee table that Redditor fightingcrime's father carved into a Risk board. The amazing thing is that when you're not playing risk IT FUNCTIONS AS A NORMAL COFFEE TABLE. "That is not amazing." You live a joyless life. Thanks to BBQ, who loves how that guy has eno... / Continue →
  • April 15, 2014
    This is a video from heavy equipment manufacturer Caterpillar featuring five excavators playing the world's largest game of Jenga with 27 blocks, each weighing 600 pounds. Cool, but a traditional game of Jenga is played with 54 blocks. This is only half a set. I expected mor... / Continue →
  • April 8, 2014
    This is a short video of Youtuber lilmul123 playing a game of Af-Tor at the 2014 Michigan Pinball Expo when the ball gets stuck bouncing perfectly back and forth between a bumper and kicker. He says it went on for several minutes before the bumper's solenoid eventually burnt o... / Continue →
  • March 19, 2014
    You know what's cooler than a really immersive game? And even MORE immersive game. And now Sony plans to take gamers even deeper down the rabbit hole with a new virtual reality headset for the PS4. Unveiled at the recent 2014 Game Developer's Conference, the Project Morpheus... / Continue →
  • March 5, 2014
    Two video game medley posts in a row -- things are getting pretty wild in here! I'm joking, I'm so sick and medicated I couldn't get a boner if it was the only thing I had to do to win a lotto jackpot. This is a video of two first-named Joe Jeremiah playing a 9-minute set of ... / Continue →