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Super Mario fully implemented in HTML5

Full Screen Mario is Josh Goldberg's complete remake of the classic Super Mario Brothers in HTML5. You can play re-creations of the original levels, …

A brief history of video games (Part I) - Safwat Saleem

PyroPet Candles Melt into Creepy Metallic Skeletons | Colossal

<p>First mentioned in this space back in 2011 as the “Devil’s Candle,” this delightfully creepy candle that melts from a cute geometric cat into a …

Bullet-time rig made from 130 HTC One smartphones

You may not know the technique by name, but you've most likely seen the results of bullet-time photography. Popularized by movies like "The Matrix," it involves a rig of cameras in a circular configuration that are fired simultaneously, capturing the same shot of a subject from multiple …

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Indie game Pico turns annoying pop-ups into puzzles

The creators of <i>Pico</i> say they wanted to turn something almost universally despised — the pop-up window, the bane of internet browsers everywhere — into something fun and relevant to gameplay. That's accomplished by making the movement and careful positioning of tiny operating system windows part of …

Dark Souls 2 North and South American network test invites coming this week

PlayStation 3 users will have the chance to be a part of the first <i>Dark Souls 2</i> network test for North and South America when invites roll out to select players this week, according to the game's website.<p>There is no registration process and select gamers will receive codes from Sony which will …

Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag features up to five hours of modern day content

<i>Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag</i> features in total up to five hours of modern day content to explore, according to a post on the official Ubisoft blog. However, in reality only roughly 30 minutes of this content is required material in the main storyline.<p>Players will leave the Animus five times …

Watch the first five minutes of BioShock Infinite's Burial at Sea

2K Games shared the first five minutes of <i>BioShock Infinite</i>'s <i>Burial at Sea</i> add-on content this morning, giving viewers a first look at the versions of Elizabeth and Booker inhabiting Rapture before the underwater haven's collapse.<p><b>Warning</b>: there are heavy spoilers in this five-minute video!<p>Booker, …

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Mad Catz console up for preorder

Announced in June, the $250 M.O.J.O. microconsole from peripheral maker Mad Catz is now available to preorder from the company's website. The console will be released on December 10 in "limited quantities."<p>The M.O.J.O. features a Nvidia Tegra 4 T40S 1.8GHz processor, 16GB of internal storage, 2GB …

An incredible collection of video game backgrounds in animated GIF form - The Fox Is Black

I’m sure a lot of people don’t think of video games as pieces of art, but I’d say they’re wrong, and this proves it. Reddit user RudeBootie has put …

One-man a capella Tetris is a winner

The Tetris theme, it can't be denied, is one of the best video game musical tracks of all time. It was nicked unashamedly from a Russian folk tune called "Korobeiniki," and it gets stuck in your head like an icepick.<p>Of course, we've heard a million variations. But YouTube user Smooth McGroove -- a …

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Cool Parents Make Super Awesome Super Mario Room for Their Daughter - Technabob

Here is yet another story about parents who go the extra mile for their kids. In this case, these parents created an awesome <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> themed …

974 People Playing A Super Mario Level Simultaneously

This is a video from the recent GamesCon in Germany, which had a custom Super Mario Bros. level that people could play as a time trial. After 974 …