Alex Khourieh

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Pre-ordering Dragon Ball FighterZ On Switch Gets You A Rare SNES Game

Dragon Ball FighterZ is coming to Nintendo Switch on September 28. If you preorder the game for Switch, you'll get a free download of Dragon Ball Z: Super Butoden, one of the first Dragon Ball fighting games ever.<p>An obscure title for American audiences, Super Butoden released on SNES only in Japan, …

Dragon Ball

Pokémon Dev Shares Designs That Didn't Make It Into Original Games, Inspiring Fan Art

While the original 151 Pokémon are now world-famous, not every monster idea that Game Freak at the time made the cut. Earlier this week, we got a …

Spacecraft May Have Flown Right Through a Plume of Water on Jupiter's Moon Europa

Sometimes, scientists have the answers all along—they just don’t think to ask the question. For example, it appears that in 1997, the Galileo orbiter …

How to Build a 3D Printer From Scratch

If you are reading this article that means that you’ve probably decided to join the community of 3d printing enthusiasts and find out more about 3d …

Watch This Lifelike Robot Fish Swim Through the Ocean

Earth’s oceans are having a rough go of it these days. On top of being the repository for millions of tons of plastic waste, global warming is …

Unusual Furniture Design: These Super-Beds from China Come Loaded With Accessories

Shockingly, most of them are less than USD $500<p>I think the hours we spend sleeping are enough time to spend in a single piece of furniture. But for …

Flappy Bird Unity tutorial for Android – Full game in 10 minutes!

The wonderful thing about the current age of mobile technology is anyone <i></i>can now become a successful developer. Not since the days of the ZX Spectrum have lone developers been able to create and distribute hit applications capable of going toe-to-toe with the output of big publishers as well as they …

Zelda Breath of the Wild player immortalizes Hero’s Path with in-game map wall art

The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild released in March of 2017 as a launch game for Nintendo Switch. It quickly became one of the highest rated games of all time and is widely considered to be one the best games Nintendo (or anyone for that matter) has ever made.<p>Players are still searching every …

Routakit M Desktop CNC Machine Hits Kickstarter

Makers, developers and hobbyists searching for a desktop CNC machine may be interested in a new piece of kit which has been created by Louis Vissepo …

Glowforge 3D laser printer could make mini manufacturers of us all

It finally looks like 3D printing is about to take off in a big way. But not all 3D printers are alike.<p>One clever new example is Glowforge, a desktop 3D laser printer that allows you to create a large variety of consumer items out of any material — from a leather handbag or wallet to hard wood …

Doctors told this 20-year-old his back pain wasn’t serious. Then he couldn’t walk.

The 200-mile drive from Chicago to his home in Springfield, Ill., seemed longer than usual as James Weitzel tried, with little success, to relieve the dull pain near his right shoulder blade that had dogged him for months.<p>His family doctor had told the 20-year-old he had probably pulled a muscle or …

University of Tennessee

Forget the gym - could VR be the future of fitness?

I’ve seen the future of fitness. Come next January, you won’t need to worry about going to the gym the gym will come to you. Or rather, a CGI simulacrum of a futuristic city, in which you’ll fight rogue robots, panting with exertion and adrenaline, will come to you.<p>Of course, if you’re a fan of …

This Incredible Virus Attacks Brain Cancer And Actually Boosts Our Immune System

The first therapeutic virus to pass the blood-brain barrier.<p>A study attempting to show that viruses could be delivered to brain tumours has delivered …

Cancer

A personal trainer reveals the 'most effective method of intermittent fasting' — here's how to get started

Intermittent fasting is changing the way people eat. But there are so many different ways to fast these days, is one method better than all the rest? Personal trainer and health coach, Max Lowery says, cutting your eating down to just 2 meals a day is the best way to tackle fasting head-on. He also …

Nintendo Switch Light-up Dock Shield

Price: $20 | BuyPerformance Designed Products has a neat accessory for Nintendo Switch owners. The Light-up Dock Shield comes with two acrylic panels …

Retro Atari Handheld unveiled, preloaded with 50 classic games

Atari already teased its plans to reenter the console market with the Ataribox in June, but a new handheld gaming system called the Retro Atari Handheld from Funstock Retro was just revealed and could be available as early as this December.<p>With wood grain design elements in keeping with the …

Retrogaming

Random: It's Hard to Resist Importing These Super Famicom Joy-Con Kits

You may have noticed the name of our editorial director Damien McFerran has been largely missing for the last couple of weeks, and that's because …

Tiny keychain-sized Game Boy is infinitely better than the SNES Classic

The thirst for <i>anything</i> Nintendois too real.<p>The company can't keep the Switch in stock and people are hyped AF for the SNES Classic dropping in …

Retrogaming

Geek out with some nerdy fangirls

Submitted by iCHIVE user dudeguy85 (+100 Points)<p>Are you a Trekkie? Pokemaniac? Whovian?<p>Or if you’re just a fan of all things nerd don’t forget to …

This explorer discovered human time warp by living in a cave

On July 16, 1962, French geologist Michel Siffre entered a darkened cave, where he planned to remain for two months.<p>Tracking the days according to …

Scientists have caught viruses talking to each other—and that could be the key to a new age of anti-viral drugs

Some of the greatest scientific discoveries have been accidental. To that list, Israeli scientists have added one more. They’ve discovered for the first time an instance of viruses leaving messages for other viruses.<p>What makes the discovery remarkable is that scientists expect such communication …

Microbiology

This Beautiful Short Film About Supernovas Was Made with Ink and Water

“Space is big. Really big. You just won’t believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is.” <i>The Hitchhiker’s Guide to The Galaxy</i>, as it so often …

Supernovae

Chemists Explain Why You Probably Shouldn't Bother With Cough Syrup

Every year, people spend billions of dollars on cough syrup. But is it really effective? A new video by the American Chemical Society explains why …

Home Remedies

You can finally use the DS4 controller on the PSVita

Yesterday developer xerpi released a plugin that will let you use Wiimote on the PSVita with taiHEN. You can check out that plugin xerpi released to …

11 new trailers you should watch this week

I usually use this space to write a little something about what I've been watching lately, but this week I kind of just want to ask: why on Earth did every movie studio suddenly decide to release a trailer for its biggest upcoming films? This week has been filled with blockbuster after …

This artist morphs Pokemon into Kaijin - names them Po-Kaijin

<i>What if Professor Oak turns evil and reengineers Pokemon with Kaijins – the creatures from Kamen Rider? Enter Po-Kaijin – a computer technician’s</i> …

Pokemon Sun And Moon Are Going To Have A Major Hacking Problem

Pokemon Sun and Moon may not be out yet, but a cheating scene is already starting to form around them. Don't be surprised if, from day one, you might …

Pokémon

This Artist Redesigned Over 250 Pokemon in the Coolest Way Possible

Korean-American artist <i>Tamtamdi</i> has been working on his Pokemon gijinka (that's the japanese term for humanizing a non-human entity into a fun …

Pokemon Go: Advanced tips from people who play too damn much

So you want to be a Pokemon Master.<p>You already know the basics of Pokemon Go, and now you want to catch 'em all. Perhaps you'd like to have a snowball's chance in hell of conquering your neighborhood Pokemon gym as well.<p>You've come to the right place. Here's what we wish <i>we</i> knew (updated every so …