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Get a Xbox One controller for your PC

There’s one thing most gamer homes have in common – Xbox controllers. Even if somebody doesn’t actually own a Xbox 360, that particular controller is often picked up by people with PCs since it works so well with Windows and many games immediately assign control schemes to it. Which is why everyone should be pleased more »

Twitch on Chromecast is good for everyone

Google missed out when it getting in on Twitch in a big way. It’s all Amazon’s now. However, it isn’t all bad news, because the company is still going to see a big payday soon, and it will all be because of Twitch on Chromecast. This is going to be huge in more ways than more »

Lovers of game music remixes should listen to Erutan

Erutan, otherwise known as Kate Covington, is a trained musician who spends her time and talents making video game music remixes. But, she doesn’t just do that. No, she takes music and adds lyrics to them, so that you really feel the full force of the intent. For example, here’s her cover of “Rose of more »

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Surge should replace Mountain Dew as the “gamer” drink

There is fantastic news for everyone around the internet with good taste in carbonated beverages. Surge has returned. Well, sort-of. You can’t just walk into your local grocery store yet and say, “I got the urge for Surge!” But the Coca Cola company has confirmed that the drink is coming back, which means those of more »

There are Pokemon Nanoblocks and I am so excited

You will not believe what I found today. You’ll never guess, so brace yourself. There are Pokemon Nanoblock sets. I went out on a shopping adventure and I actually found one of them, in the wild. Oh, and what a Pokemon Nanoblock set I caught. Feast your eyes on Mewtwo! The Mewtwo I found was more »

There are Flappy Bird stuffed toys and t-shirts

Ugh. That’s actually what I said when I saw the Flappy Bird products in F.Y.E. I just let out a huge groan. Then, there was a spectacular eyeroll when I realized that these products were full priced and not on sale. This is the kind of world we live in now. I’m still stunned. I more »

Here’s the Metal Slime PS4

Were you excited about that White PS4 that’s coming in that neat Destiny bundle ? Sorry, but I have to burst your bubble. The Metal Slime PS4 is cooler. Yes, there is a Metal Slime PS4. It is silver, adorned with a Dragon Quest slime, and, thankfully, not really slimey. Brace yourselves, because here it more »

Important Importables Review: Betoyo Bento

Love surprise boxes and Japanese novelties? Well then, Betoyo Bento may be up your alley. It’s a subscription box plan geared towards otaku. For $38 (or $110 for three months) you get can get one of the monthly boxes shipped out to you. To give an idea of what you can expect, today’s Important Importables more »

These are Virtuix’s first four Omni games

A while back, I talked a bit about the Virtuix Omni, one of the first fully immersive gaming platforms. Players use a headset like the Oculus Rift (), and the Omni’s most important part, its platform that you walk on with specially designed shoes. The Virtuix Omni allows people to walk naturally in virtual reality, more »

The New 3DS’s C-stick will be a win

The new, I’m sorry, New 3DS may have a bit of an identity issue. One thing it doesn’t have an issue with is charm. The thing is just flat-out weird. I love weird. The new “C-stick” looks to effectively be one of those antiquated little “pointing stick” nubs that Lenovo still sticks on their Thinkpads. more »

Buy the 3DS and Wii U Super Smash Bros, get music!

I don’t have a Wii U (it’s hard getting electricity out here in my mystical glade, and fairy dust only powers things for so long), but if I did, Super Smash Bros would be on my to-buy list. It’s definitely on my to-buy list for my 3DS. This is because Nintendo has always delivered a more »

Pre-order those Amiibos!

Like the idea of Nintendo’s Amiibos? Well then, you can go ahead and start ordering your NFC figures now. Nintendo doesn’t have a release date for them yet, but they’re more than ready to start taking your money for these little guys. The launch lineup of Amiibos consists of 12 characters appearing in for the more »