Tetris is going to be a sci-fi movie. Yeah.

Tetris is going to be a sci-fi movie. Yeah.

Tetris is probably one of the most nostalgic games that many gamers have played and though there have been many Tetris- themed games, no one would ever think a movie script would form from the infamous puzzle game. Leave it up to the producer of the first two Mortal Kombat movies  Larry Kasanoff , to pitch an idea to The Tetris Company for a sci- fi movie.

“Everyone knows that Tetris is one of…

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Every week, I think I’ve seen my favorite  GameBoy mod and my latest was the masterpiece that is this Donkey Kong GameBoy SP. However, each week I never fail to become giddy with glee for each new mod! Take a look as these refreshingly ridiculous and functional  GameBoy designed by Theworldisagameboy:

 

Each of these one of a kind beauties cost 160.15 pounds (about $260 USD), but  the Delorean, Michelangelo, and Darth Vader are well worth the spend.

Alright, enough with these GameBoy mods (Not really) Every week, I think I’ve seen my favorite  GameBoy mod and my latest was the masterpiece that is this Donkey Kong GameBoy SP.

Blizzard wants World of Warcraft in the eSports arena

Blizzard wants World of Warcraft in the eSports arena

After a decade of bringing geeks from around the world together to fight or fight beside the forces of evil Blizzard is looking into the possibility of  World of Warcraft making a name for itself in the competitive gaming world.  Blizzard’s  head of eSports, Kim Phan said to PCGamesN :

 “I can definitely say that WoW3v3 Arena right now is kind of hard to watch, in the form that it is. And so…

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All aboard the Hype Train: the TGS trailers for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate and The Great Ace Attorney

All aboard the Hype Train: the TGS trailers for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate and The Great Ace Attorney

Oh Tokyo Game Show, we can always count on you to have trailers for games the West will never see unless they import titles… except this time,  we are at least getting one of the most hyped Japanese titles: Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, better known as Monster Hunter 4 G in Japan.  If you’re looking for some gameplay footage– you won’t find it here. This trailer just shows off some very impressive…

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Free online multiplayer this weekend for PS4 owners

Free online multiplayer this weekend for PS4 owners

Since Sony announced that players will need a Playstation Plus subscription in order to participate in online multiplayer for the PS4, people have undoubtedly forked over the yearly $50 cost, with or without grumbling. However, this weekend will be the chance for those that aren’t still sold on whether  or not they should spend the $50 to interact online.  Sony has a promotion forfree online…

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One might ask, “Why the hell would I need a lopsided controller for Mortal Kombat X?”

One might ask, “Why the hell would I need a lopsided controller for Mortal Kombat X?”

Game accessory company  PDP is working on a gamepad that is specifically for NetherRealms’  most anticipated hit Mortal Kombat X and showed the protype off at the Game Stop Expo last week.

As you can see, on the nubby side, there’s 6 huge buttons (this is the PS4 controller, the Xbox One controller has  A, B, X, Y LB and RB), and a directional stick on the left. One might mistake it for an…

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Take it easy… An early 2014 list of game try-hards and over saturation of the industry

Take it easy… An early 2014 list of game try-hards and over saturation of the industry

Granted, 2014 is far from over, but I wanted in this op-ed piece to highlight a few game production companies that need a chill pill or three. Keep in mind, they are in no particular order, outside of which one popped into my head.

1. Sunset Overdrive

photo from: xbox.com

Now, I completely get what they’re going for with this Jet Set Radio Future with guns TPS (Third Person Shooter). A bright,…

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There are some EXTREMELY talented people out in the world and one of them is Vadu Amka, the woman  who made a custom Donkey Kong Gameboy SP:

Vadu created this beauty with sculpey clay, resin and a few other material. Her custom Gameboy SP was on display at Namur Expo’s Retro Made in Asia in Belgium.

 

Someone made a Donkey Kong inspired Gameboy SP and it’s ridiculously awesome There are some EXTREMELY talented people out in the world and one of them is Vadu Amka…

This Silent Hill concept trailer is made entirely of NOPE

This Silent Hill concept trailer is made entirely of NOPE

Straight from the Tokyo Game Show, comes a “concept” trailer and a few gifs to make your skin crawl by Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro:

 

Here’s a recap of the HELL NO , BYE and * flat lines*:

I will be sure to wear an adult diaper when I play this.

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Time Child Studios aims to create new, yet familiar, gaming experiences

Time Child Studios aims to create new, yet familiar, gaming experiences

By now, it is clear that video games are here to stay; they are viewed as art and are protected by the First Amendment. In 2011, during the Brown V. Entertainment Merchants Association Supreme Court case, Justice Antonin Scalia stated in the majority opinion that “like the protected books, plays, and movies that preceded them, video games communicate ideas — and even social messages.” As Scalia…

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