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Portal makes a basketball trick shot no one can repeat

In the mode of all those obnoxious basketball trick shot videos on the Internet, here's a spoof no one else can replicate - because it involves a Portal gun.<p>Corridor Digital lays waste to the high-fiving, brofisting trick-shot genre with a finale infinitely more dangerous than anyone would ever …

Fanmade Amiibo Customizations Expand Nintendo's Roster

A new coat of paint.<p>Nintendo's Amiibo collection is limited to Smash Bros. characters for now, but a some fans have altered the figurines with their …

How a Patient Coped With Cancer by Playing World of Warcraft

The positive effects of online gaming.<p>In 2010, Terry Bolt was told she had six months to live, but she fought the illness, and coped with it by …

This is how you put a 'working' starship in your home

The Oculus Rift may be one of the coolest ways to play <i>Elite: Dangerous</i> f you only have a modest budget to spend on a crazy rig for your space sims, but allow us to introduce you to the setup for the discerning gamer who has a bit larger budget and plenty of space. Watch the video and come back, …

Fighting games' most memorable moment revisited in Daigo vs. Justin Wong rematch

Ten years ago, Daigo Umehara managed one of fighting games' most impressive feats when he famously pulled off a full parry against Chun-li's Houyoku Sen super art in <i>Street Fighter 3: 3rd Strike</i>. That performance, dubbed "moment #37" at the 2004 Evo fighting game championship, has been watched more …

Sony might owe you $50 if you own a PS Vita, thanks to the FTC

Sony will compensate early adopters of its PlayStation Vita to settle a complaint from the Federal Trade Commission over ads for the portable game machine that were deemed misleading to consumers.<p>The FTC and Sony Computer Entertainment America announced the proposed settlement today, which will see …

Nintendo turns Mario Kart 8 into an arcade machine, takes it on the road

Nintendo is hitting the road for nearly a month, bringing an interactive gaming space to 16 malls across the country from Nov. 24 to Dec. 21.<p>The set-up includes 2DS, 3DS, amiibo and Wii U games, but the real show stealer is a <i>Mario Kart 8</i> tournament played on an over-sized, high-definition screen. …

The Smash Bros. Wii U GameCube adapter just became much more interesting

Nintendo has released an adapter that allows existing GameCube controllers to run on the Wii U. This was a hot item, as the GameCube controller is a nearly perfect fit for the action of <i>Smash Bros.</i>, and it sold out quickly.<p>Michael Lelli is a software engineer who dabbles in homebrew and emulator …

Here's a movie that will make you fall in love with video games all over again

<i>Atari: Game Over</i> is a wonderful movie. It's a love story about video games, the people who play them and the people who make them.<p>Director Zak Penn tells the story of the famous Alamogordo landfill dig that, earlier this year, unearthed a trove of Atari 2600 cartridges that had been dumped by Atari …

'Monument Valley' is free from the Amazon Appstore today

Amazon is seducing Android users to its Appstore with one of the year's prettiest games<p>Vox Media has affiliate partnerships. These do not influence editorial content, though Vox Media may earn commissions for products purchased via affiliate links. For more information, see our ethics</i> …

Walmart Stores Are Now Price-Matching Amazon.com

Black Friday is exactly two weeks away and the holiday season is just around the corner, which is causing the competition between retailers to intensify. Now Walmart executives are telling managers at its stores across the U.S. to price-match Amazon.com and other online retailers.<p>Greg Foran, the …

This Huge Device Turns Your PlayStation TV Into a Vita

Fake it 'till you make it.<p>If you want a Vita, but all you have is a PlayStation TV and about $170 USD (19,800 JPY), hardware developer GameTech has …

There Came an Echo - Story Trailer - IGN Video

The voice cast for this sci-fi strategy game includes Wil Wheaton, Ashly Burch, Laura Bailey, and Yuri Lowenthal.

Fox 5 News Has Nintendo 64 “Nerd Debate”

It’s live TV. The cameras are rolling and news reporters stare forward, ready to deliver today’s stories. Their worst fear is making a mistake, like …

'That Dragon, Cancer' Video-Game Sparks Creative Responses To Cancer

That Dragon, Cancer is a video-game about a child with cancer. Today, a Kickstarter campaign launches to complete its development on Mac/PC/Steam as well as Ouya.<p>As put on the Kickstarter page, “a significant portion of the game has already been developed, and the entire game is now planned out …

Smash Bros.' announcer says 'Banned!' for NeoGAFfers

Out of the blue, the voice actor for the announcer in <i>Super Smash Bros.</i>' 3DS and Wii U reboot recorded nine custom recordings for the gaming forum NeoGAF, saying plenty of things GAFfers say in their comments.<p>Head on over to NeoGAF hear Xander Mobus say things like "BANNED," and "Go lie down!" and …

10 Year Old Girl Goes To Smash Bros Wii U Event And Beats A Number Of Top West Coast Players

Karissa, a 10-year-old girl, recently attended a Super Smash Bros Wii U event at GameStop. What’s surprising is she was dominating a number of top …

The Marvellous Miss Take is a slimmed-down heist game

Steal a glance at The Marvellous Miss Take, a streamlined, entirely mouse-driven stealth game. Your job is to think positionally; avoiding guards …

How to speed up your laptop: 9 ways to give your PC a performance boost

Slow laptop or computer? Before you go out and get a shiny new one, there’s lots of things you can do to give your current machine a speed boost.<p>You …

Computer Hardware

All Gamers Need Healthy Hands for Gaming

If you’ve been playing video games for some time, chances are you’ve probably experienced pain in your hands or wrist at some point, especially after …

'Mother: 25th Anniversary Edition' ROM Hack Revives The Nintendo Famicom Adventure

Believe it or not but the cult classic series <b>Mother</b> first started life on the <b>Nintendo Famicom</b> 25 years ago. As highly regarded as it (and the sequel) …

Brianna Wu is confident a death threat harasser will be caught and jailed

Since she announced a plan to offer a reward for information leading to the arrest of any of the people sending her death threats, including tweeting a picture of a jail cell (above), one thing has changed in Brianna Wu's life.<p>The death threats have stopped. At least for now.<p>Wu is the founder of …

Revisiting the Kick-Ass Female Lead Of Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia

Female leads in video games are often put under a punishing lens of criticism. Are they powerful? Self-reliant? Too sexy? Not sexy enough? Lara …

MLG continues eSports at X Games with Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament

Competitive gaming will continue to be a part of the X Games next year with a <i>Counter-Strike: Global Offensive</i> tournament at X Games Aspen 2015, Major League Gaming announced today.<p>The MLG X Games Aspen <i>Counter-Strike: Global Offensive</i> Invitational, as the competition is called, will be the first <i>CS:</i> …

Animal Gods Developer Praises Nintendo eShop For Its Indie Offerings

U.S. developer Still Games has praised Nintendo for offering a wide selection and display of indie titles through the Nintendo eShop on Wii U. The …

HD Retrovision Announce HDTV Super Nintendo Sega Mega Drive / Genesis Component Cables

The thought of using modern TVs to feed our retro gaming addiction is something many will cringe at. The lack of fidelity in visuals, occasional lag …

Retrogaming

Nintendo Slowly Modernizes Its Online Strategy

In a “Semi-Annual Financial Results Briefing” released last week, Nintendo publicly discussed its evolving digital strategy. The Japanese video game hardware and software developer has spent years playing catch-up with rivals Microsoft and Sony, and it was good to see the company acknowledge some …

Nintendo Life on Twitter: "The SMB Movie is out on Blu-ray today in the UK. We chat to director Rocky Morton about it. http://t.co/ZucBKgIZBN http://t.co/WKYbWpMuzW"

Luigi's Mansion Arcade Game Being Developed by Capcom in Japan

Capcom is developing an arcade version of Luigi’s Manshion in Japan and has been going through a location test from October 30 to November 3. …