Zack Bartosh

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Hacker who helped stop global cyberattack arrested in US

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Marcus Hutchins, a young British researcher credited with derailing a global cyberattack in May, was arrested for allegedly creating and distributing malicious software designed to collect bank-account passwords, U.S. authorities said Thursday.<p>News of Hutchins' detention came as a …

Cybersecurity

Dark New Comic Book Explores a World Without Antibiotics

In Surgeon X, a vigilante doctor tries to save lives in a near-future dystopia where millions are dying of simple infections.<p>Out on the streets, everyone is wearing a surgical mask. Inside, building walls are papered with political posters: “9 Million Dead a Year. Rationing Is Rational.”<p>In a …

Artist Continues to Add Pop Culture Characters to Thrift Store Paintings

Looking for a little levity? Dave Pollot's clever oil paintings have always brought a smile to our faces. Pollot scours thrift shops for used paintings and prints, which are then transformed into humorous art pieces under his deft hand. He's mastered the art of finding just the right place to …

Art

A Horrifying Live Action Look at Where Mario Goes When He Dies

Los Angeles filmmaker Andrew McMurry, producer Seth McMurry, and sound designer Matthew McMurry of Nukazooka have created “Super Mario: Underworld,” …

Stranger Things

Look how easy it would be for Nintendo to make the Switch so much hotter

After months of anticipation, Nintendo finally unveiled its new console on Thursday. As expected, the console is unlike anything we’ve ever seen …

Retrogaming

This guy performing the Mario theme with a gun and trumpet is perfectly normal

Today is bound to be an exciting day for Nintendo and Mario fans, with the impending reveal of the company’s next console.<p>Not everyone is bothered with new and shiny products however, and this guy chose to instead give us a blast to the past — literally.<p>If this isn’t the most American-looking guy …

Lost Japan-only 'Legend of Zelda' game is available to play

Even the biggest Nintendo fan out there might not be familiar with Satellaview. It was a Japan-only peripheral for the Super Famicon (the country's version of our Super NES) that broadcast games via satellite -- one of which was a remixed version of <i>The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past</i>. Now, as …

The Zelda Arcade Cabinet We Deserved

But the one we never got. Here’s a spectacular fan-made <i>Legend of Zelda</i> cabinet that shows what could have been, but what wasn’t.<p>Wyo over on the <i>Arcade</i> …

Retrogaming

NASA’s flying observatory detects oxygen on Mars for the first time in 40 years

NASA researchers have detected atomic oxygen in Mars’s upper atmosphere for the first time in forty years in a discovery that could raise the hopes …

30 animators remixed the awesome 'Super Smash Bros. Melee' intro

Here's a fun one for Nintendo fans. A group of 30 animators spent the past year recreating moments from the intro to <i>Super Smash Bros. Melee</i>, then …

Clever Use of Graphic Design to Ease International Travel

Iconspeak's wearable solution for when actually learning the language just ain't gonna happen<p>Three travel-loving friends have started Iconspeak, a …

Graphic Design
Japan

Ark Survival Evolved Mods Program Launching On Xbox One and PC (video)

Studio Wildcard the creators of the awesome Ark Survival Evolved game have announced at PAX East 2016 this week that the Ark Survival Evolved mods …

Xbox

Assassin's Creed Creator Regains Rights to Mysterious Game, Drops Lawsuit Against Ubisoft

Ubisoft and Assassin's Creed creator Patrice Desilets have settled a years-long dispute regarding the mysterious game 1666 Amsterdam. As part of the agreement, announced today in a press release from Desilets' new game studio Panache Digital Games, the developer has regained the rights to the game …

Ubisoft
Pokémon

Sister Location Is Probably Five Nights At Freddy’s 5

Well, despite creator Scott Cawthon’s suggestion that Five Nights At Freddy’s 4 would be “the final chapter” of the juggernaut of jump scares, it …

PC Gaming

Tekken X Street Fighter Is "On Hold"

<i>Street Fighter X Tekken</i> came out in 2012. But <i>Tekken X Street Fighter</i>, which was announced at the same time, is still M.I.A. In a recent interview,</i> …

Gaming

Mario Kart Arcade GP DX Gets A Sizeable Update

We've all been having so much fun playing <b>Mario Kart 8</b> here at NL Towers that we've forgotten all about the existence of that other game that's not …

Retrogaming

Players Have Modded Goku Into Smash Bros. Wii U

We ALL KNOW that Goku got robbed in that bullshit <i>Smash Bros</i>. poll from last year. But that’s OK. Modders have made everything right again.<p>What you’re …

Retrogaming

This Unofficial Trailer is a Terrific 30th Anniversary Celebration for The Legend of Zelda

It's the 30th Anniversary year of <b>The Legend of Zelda</b>, which has been celebrated thus far with <b>The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD</b> and the My …

Retrogaming

'Boaty McBoatface' tops public vote as name of polar ship

<b>Boaty McBoatface has become the overwhelming choice in a public vote to name a £200m polar research ship.</b><p>The name, suggested by former BBC Radio Jersey presenter James Hand, went viral, crashing the Natural Environment Research Council (Nerc) website.<p>Boaty McBoatface was the runaway winner with …

Rowing

Crowdfunding effort seeks to resurrect Commodore 64 for retro gaming

The Commodore 64 holds a special place in the hearts and minds of many geeks, myself included. It was the first PC I ever played with, and it might …

Legend of Zelda

A fan managed to beat Fallout 3 and all of its DLC without healing

While players do become unstoppable killing machines by the time they reach the latter parts of any given <i>Fallout</i> game, the first few hours can be …

Technology

Kobe Bryant's 20-Year Career, In Video Games

The curtain comes down on Kobe Bryant’s 20-year NBA career tonight, and nothing makes you realise just how old this guy is like seeing the gulf …

Basketball

Drive your Tesla on Mario Kart's Rainbow Road with this cute Easter egg

With actual cowbell!<p>It's public relations 101. What's the best way to draw attention away from bad news? Release some awesome news instead. That's what Tesla has done with this fantastic <i>Mario Kart</i> Easter egg. Right when the embargo lifted on the Model X recall this morning, Tesla CEO Elon Musk …

Tesla

Titanfall 2's First Teaser Released; PS4, Xbox One, PC Versions Confirmed

EA today released the first teaser trailer for Titanfall 2, and announced that a full reveal is coming in two months.<p>The 49-second video features voiceover discussing the risks of being a hero as a Titan approaches some sort of drop pod bearing the name James MacAllan (a soldier from the first …

Geek

Stylish Pac-Man Suit Has the Classic 1980s Arcade Game Printed All Over It

Single colored suits are so pass–especially when you have designers like OppoSuits on the market. They've created an ensemble that's both fashionable and funky, incorporating a beloved 1980s arcade game into the design. The Pac-Man suit pays homage to the “little yellow man with a big mouth” as he …

Retrogaming

The Mega Man TV Show is Still Set for a 2017 release

Last year, Capcom announced that it would be producing a new Mega Man TV series for the franchise's 30th anniversary with Man of Action, an animation …