Brandon Hoffman

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Guy Almost Breaks Monitor Using The Oculus Rift As Roller Coaster Sim

We've been enjoying quite a few Oculus Rift reactions/shenaniganries on <i>Kotaku</i> lately, but this guy jolting and bobbing around while on a virtual …

Virtual Reality

I'm Already On My Way: Astronomers Confirm A Planet Similar To Doctor Who's Home Planet Gallifrey

In news that's sure to excite everyone except people who aren't super into Doctor Who, astronomers have just announced the discovery of a planet very …

The Moneysaver: Great Gaming Headphones For The Price Of A Game

We've got your new gaming headset right here, your wallet won't even break a sweat.<p>The Corsair Vengeance 1500 USB Dolby 7.1 Gaming Headset was the …

Headphones

This Guy Draws People's Weirdest Tweets

One of my favorite Tumblrs—next to Sports Balls Replaced With Cats, of course—is this one where Mike Rosenthal draws people's silliest, funniest, …

Cats

HOMG: Weapon X Wolverine Claws Full-Arm Piercings

PROTIP: I was eating breakfast when I first saw this and now there's a bowl of cereal getting warm on the kitchen counter. Use that information …

What The Internet Was Made For: Website Finds Picture Of A Person Pointing At Your Current Cursor Location

Pointerpointer is a website that finds a picture of someone pointing to the current location of your mouse cursor. Apparently the site has existed …

I Would Go All Those Places: Hyrule Travel Posters

This is a series of ten Hyrulean travel posters designed by Dean Walton and sold over at Gamer Print. You can get them in different sizes and even as …

Up Up And Awaaaaay: Flying TARDIS R/C Helicopter

This is the $47 R/C TARDIS helicopter that's being released in July. You should buy one, that way you can fly it around the living room while you're …

Hey, I Remember You!: The Poster Of Internet Memes

Note: Larger, more lookable version HERE. Lookable is a word.<p>This is a poster packing as many internet memes into one graphic as possible. Try to …

Gamer Might Just Be The Greatest Game Ever Made About Being a Gamer

<i>Game & Wario</i> is a new mini-game collection on the Wii U which is a spinoff of Nintendo's popular <i>WarioWare</i> series. One of the included mini-games is</i> …

Retrogaming

Freaky Deaky: What It Looks Like To Cry In Space

This is a video (after the jump -- that's just an animated gif above for all you grandparents out there) of astronaut Chris Hadfield showing us …

Lucasarts Closing Down Could Be A Good Thing (From A Certain Point Of View)

For the 150 former employees now out of a job, the decision by Disney to close Lucasarts is a sad and terrible one. I wish them all the best in their …

Profit

Lucasarts' Closure Convinces Developers To Release Awesome Star Wars Source Code

In the wake of Lucasarts' closure today, Raven - the developers of the thoroughly excellent Jedi Outcast - have decided to release the source code …

Source Code

WTF, Mall Security?: Bag-Snatcher Knocks Himself Out Running Through Glass, Still Manages To Escape

This is a video of an Australian purse-snatching thief making a run for it when he decides to go head first through a glass pane instead of using the …

Daft Punk Get Fancy Japanese Action Figures

Standing 15cm tall, these Daft Punk action figures are being released by Bandai Japan’s "premium collector's label", Tamashii Nations. They're out in …

Daft Punk

Best Buy Is Making This Man Destroy A Vintage NES Deluxe Set [Update: Nope! Saved!]

Reddit user ipoopinthesink, an employee at Best Buy, says he was handed a rather strange item to recycle as part of the retailer's "Renew Blue" …

Retrogaming