Celebrating the Game Boy Camera, one of Nintendo’s weirdest, most ingenious inventions

After an incredible year that saw the successful launch of its latest console, the Switch, and the release of two great, transformative games in its most most beloved series, The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild and Super Mario Odyssey, it’s only reasonable that everyone was foaming at the mouth to hear what…

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Call Of Duty movie director names 2 somewhat predictable stars he'd like to enlist

Everyone but the most dedicated fan of the single-player campaigns in Call Of Duty games would have a hard time listing any crucial details about any of the main characters beyond “one guy wore a ski mask with a skull” or “one guy had a big mustache and a bucket hat.” Because of that, the live-action Call Of Duty …

Nature is Monster Hunter: World’s most beautiful, terrifying weapon

Monster Hunter: World opens like a lot of games: A world-shattering event derails your freshly created character’s life, and they’re thrown directly into a massive fantastical action scene. In this case, the migration of a mountain-sized dragon disrupts your newbie’s pleasant boat ride to an unexplored continent. Your…

The new Kingdom Hearts trailer drags Pixar and a pantsless catboy into its goofy Disney kitchen sink

Square-Enix’s Kingdom Hearts games have always been a weird mash-up of Final Fantasy-derived nonsense plotting and recognizable Disney characters. Now, a new trailer for the series’ long-anticipated third game has pushed that bizarre envelope even further, finally answering that age-old question: What would Donald…

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Hot sauce king Billy Mitchell is in danger of having his Donkey Kong records stripped away

A scandal has rocked the very niche (but very intense) world of competitive arcade gaming today, as hot sauce magnate Billy Mitchell—the big-haired, smiling “heel” of Seth Gordon’s 2007 documentary hit The King Of Kong—has had several of his records on the Nintendo classic Donkey Kong called into question. As reported…

Inject a little eroticism and video game jargon into your timeline with this Twitter bot

There’s plenty of sex in video games, but that does not make talking about video games sexy. Here to change that is @vg_erotica, a Twitter bot designed by game designer Liz England, that “mashes together romance novel excerpts and dank video game memes.” Be forewarned, however: these aren’t n00b cracks about Mario and…