Levi Byerd

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Jim McKenzie Sculpts a World of Twisted Fairytale Characters

New York based artist Jim McKenzie, who is also an accomplished animation director, once said that his dream is to rebuild Willy Wonka’s chocolate …

Art

Paizo announces a new RPG: Starfinder

Starfinder is Pathfinder in space. It’s Pathfinder in one possible future and the gods are acting strangely.The project is being helmed by Creative …

Standalone

More women are getting into video game development after ‘Gamergate’

PHILADELPHIA – Students from an all-female arts college in Philadelphia attended a conference for video game developers last year and, without even …

The Last Guardian’s Long Development Was ‘Completely Unexpected,’ Says Creator

<i>The Last Guardian’s</i> creator Fumito Ueda reveals the game’s long development was “completely unexpected,” and talks about his disappointment by the …

8 board games to try if you love video games

<i>Owen Duffy is a journalist, dad and board game expert from Glasgow. His blog,</i> <i>Cardboard Sandwich</i><i>, is devoted to board games, card games, roleplaying</i> …

Board Games

Briefly: Overwatch Cosplay, Brain Hacker, Pokemon Go Hands-On

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: The perfect Widowmaker cosplay, the best exercise for your brain health, hands on with …

Get Casual, Hardcore, and War Games With TableTop Monthly

Reading Time: 4 minutes<p>So you or your geeklets have decided that you need to get into tabletop or miniature gaming; problem is, there is a metric ton …

Board Games

A Real Life Mechanical Tabletop Version of the Classic 1970s Video Game Pong

Daniel Perdomo and his friends have been working together to create a real life mechanical tabletop version of the classic 1970s Atari tennis video …

Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 6 Release Date Announced

Block rockers.<p>Telltale Games has announced a June 7 release date for Episode 6 of Minecraft: Story Mode - titled 'A Portal to Mystery' - and revealed …

Minecraft

It Looks Like Sega Classic Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap Is Getting A Timely Remake

I can dig it. The Wonder Boy game looked kind of fun. I would probably pick it up.<p>That is indeed some lovely news.<p>Wonderboy in Monsterland on Master …

Watch Daenerys Stormborn of the House Targaryen, First of Her Name, the Unburnt, Queen of the Andals and the First Men, Queen of Meereen, Khaleesi of the Great Grass Sea, Breaker of Chains, and Mother of Dragons Get Lit to Tupac

All Three Eyez On Me<p><i>Image via Instagram</i><p>With this season's <i>Game of Thrones</i> riding high after several episodes of revelations, "holy shit" moments, emotional door segments and sheer fuckery, we have reached peak Thrones with this video of Dragonmom Emilia Clarke and Dothraki warlord Joe Naufahu …

Ethereal Wood Engravings Evoke a Peaceful Balance Between Man and Nature

Artist Suzuki Yasuo etches fine lines and careful crosshatching into circular cuts of wood to create his intricate and ethereal engravings. His pieces feature natural creatures like owls and butterflies surrounded by organic plant forms, from seaweed to mushrooms. Other works portray profiles of …

Art

Monster alligator alarms golfers as it strolls across course

A golfer has filmed a giant alligator strolling across the course he was playing on.<p>Charles Helms filmed the huge beast as it went for a walk in Palmetto, Florida.<p>He posted the video to YouTube and Facebook, where it went viral as people marveled at its massive size.<p>“I was stunned and silent,” …

Companies Can No Longer Use Minecraft to Promote Products

Blocking companies from using blocks.<p>Mojang has updated its Commercial Usage Guidelines in a bid to stop companies from using Minecraft to sell a …

Nintendo renames Pikachu in Hong Kong, fans take to the streets

Nintendo is changing Pikachu’s name in Hong Kong and people are not happy.<p>As reported by QZ.com, the Pokémon Company announced a new pair of games, …

Hong Kong

Surreal Tattoos By This Belarussian Artist Will Make You Want To Get Inked

When French artists George Seurat and Paul Signac invented pointillism in 1886, they probably never expected that the style would one day be applied …

Art

Gamer finds snake in PS4, how's that for your worst nightmare? (video)

No, this is not a new Hideo Kojima release. A gamer in Brazil went to a repair shop as his PS4 was malfunctioning, and a strong smell emanated from …

Klay Thompson unleashed his best Pokemon in Game 6

Good morning. We have that and more in Sunday's NBA newsletter.<p>Good morning. Let's basketball.<p><b>COLD WORLD:</b> The Thunder led the Warriors most of the game, despite some serious Antics by Klay Thompson, who hit 11 threes in the game. Steven Adams even put Draymond Green on a beautiful poster early in …

Cultivate Your Way To Victory In This Board Game

A beautiful game can often wield a Siren’s call, seductively drawing you to the table and forcing you to engage. <i>Kodama</i> utilizes bubbly little tree …

Playtonic Raises the Curtain to Show Off A Lot of Yooka-Laylee Details

"Today is just the preliminary act"

Nintendo

Why Laura Bush Can't Stand George's Painting of Her – But Daughter Jenna Thinks It's Great

You would think Laura Bush would be husband George W. Bush‘s No. 1 fan – but when it comes to his artwork that’s not always the case.<p>The former first …

Art

The Healthiest Things To Order At Fast Food Chains

Every now and then, we all need to indulge in some quick and easy drive-thru fast food — whether it’s because we’re seriously pressed for time, have …

Band of Horses are held hostage by monsters in new video for “Casual Party” — watch

Band of Horses invited a handful of strange creature friends to join them during their appearance on the <i>Late Show</i> earlier this week. It seemed …

Music Videos

How Samorost 3 's stunning soundtrack came together

Music and sound has always been central to Amanita Design's games, and in the making-of video embedded above, and shared by the developer on YouTube, …

Game Development

Turn Your Fitness Routine Into A Dungeons And Dragons Campaign

If life were a game, how would you keep score? If that piece of chocolate cost you a point, would you still eat it? If you gained 5 points for …

Board Games

LOAD Combat Board Game Up On Kickstarter

Don’t you just hate it when the forces of Chaos invade? I know I sure do. Things are going nice and calmly over on Atlantis and suddenly, Boom! Chaos …

Chapter 1: Mixing Work and Play

"My goal for the next decade is to try to make it as easy to save the world in real life as it is to save the world in online games." Jane …

Interaction Design

Take a Look at the ‘Monopoly: Fallout Collector’s Edition’

A <i>Fallout</i> edition of the classic board game <i>MONOPOLY</i> should be hitting hobby stores throughout the United States within the next month or so, according …

Board Games