Snack Vacation

16,623 Flips | 1 Magazine | 511 Likes | 57 Following | 2,825 Followers | @SnackVacation | Keep up with Snack Vacation on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Snack Vacation”

Re-Experience the Classic Star Tours Disney Ride in This Amazing 360-Degree Video

The original <i>Star Tours</i> has a place in the heart of many <i>Star Wars</i> fans—although following its revamp back in 2011, it’s now impossible to experience …

Splatoon 2's Snipers Are Pulling Off Incredible Shots

This weekend’s global testfire for <i>Splatoon 2</i> is live, and players are already picking apart the new changes in the squid-shooter sequel. A new change …

WB Partners With Vive For ‘Ready Player One’ VR Content

HTC Vive and Warner Bros. Pictures have announced an exclusive VR partnership for the theatrical release of Steven Spielberg’s upcoming film, <i>Ready</i> …

Infographic: What's the fastest ship in sci-fi history?

It took a little bit for us to reach Pluto but what if we had the power of our imaginations in our real life spaceships? Fat Wallet came up with this …

Player Lands One-Hit KO In Japanese Fighting Game Tournament

This weekend held many different events in some of the biggest esports, from <i>League of Legends</i> and <i>Street Fighter</i> to <i>Call of Duty.</i> In a small arcade …

Splatoon 2's Local Co-op Somehow Makes It Even More Fun to Play Than the Original

When the first <i>Splatoon</i> game released on the Nintendo Wii U in 2015 it immediately became my favorite game on the console.<p>From the playful but …

Several thousand get temporary bans as For Honor battles experience-farming exploit

1,500 sanctioned for three days, permabans threatened<p>About 1,500 people have gotten three-day bans and another 4,000 have been warned as Ubisoft moves to contain the so-called "AFK Farming" exploit in its fighting game, <i>For Honor</i>.<p>The exploit rather crudely takes advantage of doing nothing within a …

Lego-compatible tape sticks your bricks to almost anything

Lego fans are a creative bunch who know how to take those squared-off bricks and turn them into creations that expand outside the lines. The Nimuno Loops project on Indiegogo wants to put Lego blocks in all sorts of exciting places with a flexible Lego-compatible adhesive tape.<p>It's easy to see the …

Lego

PS4 Update 4.5 Goes Live Tomorrow With 'Boost Mode' For PS4 Pros

PlayStation 4's Software Update 4.50 comes out tomorrow. We’ll finally see external hard drive support, as well as boost mode for the Pro.<p>Some of the …

Star Wars: The Last Jedi’s first footage shown

Stop reading if you don’t want to be spoiled<p>Disney shareholders were presented with footage from many of the company’s upcoming films at today’s meeting, but perhaps the most exciting reveal was the first footage shown of <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i>.<p>This is likely part of the same footage that the …

The Nintendo Switch Really Needs More Music

Unlike its predecessors, the new Nintendo Switch has a boring operating system. Not only does it lack Nintendo’s characteristic oddball playfulness, …

​My kid prefers NES Classic to Switch

A funny thing happened this weekend. I finally took home the Nintendo Switch and a bunch of its launch games and let them loose on my eight-year-old son, and he left them behind... for a $60 bundle of games from the '80s.<p>My kid was a bit on the fence about the idea of Nintendo Switch in the first …

Retrogaming

You can unlock Link’s classic green tunic in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Here’s how to get that nostalgic look for the game’s hero<p>It’s been part of the <i>look</i> of The Legend of Zelda going way back to the original NES game: a dorky green tunic that protagonist Link somehow manages to make look heroic. But with <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> adding a huge variety of …

When Miyamoto First Played Zelda: Breath of the Wild, He Wouldn't Stop Climbing Trees

Nintendo creative maestro Shigeru Miyamoto is a genius. He’s generally considered to be the greatest game developer of all time. And, just like you …

Breath of the Wild

The Nintendo Switch is getting a fight stick.

<b>The Nintendo Switch is getting a fight stick.</b> Japanese peripheral maker Hori will release a Hayabusa stick for the Switch. Details to come at a later …

Nintendo Switch

Et Tu, Salarius?

Abner Marin is a digital sculptor who has worked not just in games, but some of the biggest movies of the last decade, from the Harry Potter series …

Harry Potter

Nintendo’s Joy-Con controllers also work with Windows, Mac, and Android devices

If you picked up Nintendo’s new Switch console this weekend, you’ll be glad to learn that the Joy-Con controllers work well on a Mac, Windows PC, or Android device. French Nintendo fan site Nintendo Actu has been experimenting with Joy-Cons on Windows and Android devices, and software engineer Sam …

This egg-farming game is my new addiction

Have you ever spent a sextillion on Motivational Clucking? I have<p>As I type this, my chicken farm is populated by 7.3 million chickens producing 2.7 billion eggs per minute. I have 41 septillion dollars in the bank, which will buy me a couple more upgrades for the machine-learning incubators that …

Nintendo Switch digital games can only be played on one console at a time

Lose your Switch? You’ll have to call Nintendo to get your games back<p>Nintendo Switch users looking to play their downloaded games on multiple consoles can indeed do so, but the process isn’t as simple or useful as anybody would want.<p>The Switch uses a new account system: the unified Nintendo …

If You’re Playing Zelda: Breath Of The Wild, Turn Off The Minimap

<i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> is a fantastic game, as fun to pick apart as it is to master. One tip for those of you who are playing this …

Breath of the Wild

Here's Why Nintendo Switch Cartridges Taste Really Bad

With the Nintendo Switch set to arrive in just a matter of hours now, Nintendo has confirmed one more detail about it: its game cartridges taste really bad. They are covered in a non-toxic material that is meant to discourage people from putting them in their mouths, a Nintendo representative …

Zelda: Breath of the Wild is already one of the best-reviewed games of all time

Nintendo’s first big release of 2017 may also be its best<p><i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> will be released tomorrow for both the Nintendo Switch and the Wii U, but the reviews are in. It’s not only one of the best games of the year so far — Metacritic lists it as the fourth best-reviewed …

Overwatch's New Character Is A Robot Named Orisa

Following a series of teases over the last two weeks, Blizzard has finally unveiled the newest addition to Overwatch's roster: Orisa.<p>Orisa is a Tank-class character whose "gameplay is engineered around protection." Her weapon is the Fusion Driver, an automatic cannon that deals constant damage but …

Lucasfilm Asks Fate Of Atlantis Remake To Shut Down

<i>Indiana Jones And The Fate of Atlantis</i> is one of the great point and click adventure games. Now, a fan remake has stopped production after being …

classicgamingdlda

Nintendo Switch has access to extra processing power on the go

There may be more power accessible by developers when the Nintendo Switch is on the go.<p>A major leak of Nintendo’s developer documentation suggests …

Aliens and Titanic Actor Bill Paxton Dies at 61

Paxton passed away following complications from surgery.<p>Veteran actor and filmmaker Bill Paxton died suddenly Saturday at the age of 61.<p>In a …

7 things to know about Disney’s new Star Wars theme park

From when it’s opening to what you’ll eat in a galaxy far, far away<p>Fans of the iconic <i>Star Wars</i> franchise have been waiting with bated breath for more news about their fantasy turned reality: a <i>Star Wars</i>-themed park at Disneyland.<p>Yes, <i>Star Wars Episode VIII</i> will be released in December 2017 and <i>Star</i> …

A PERFECT CIRCLE Unveils First Photo Of 2017 Lineup

<b>A PERFECT CIRCLE</b> has released its first 2017 group photo, confirming that the band's lineup remains unchanged from the last time they toured four …

Man points camera at ice – seconds later he captures the impossible on film

Photographer James Balog and his team were examining a glacier when their cameras caught something out of the ordinary.<p>The incident took place in …

Diadema Amphitheater stage revealed for Splatoon 2

A brand new stage for Splatoon 2 has been revealed on the series’ official Japanese Twitter account. Today, we have a look at the Diadema …

Splatoon