The USMC would like you to know that being in armed combat is exactly like playing Super Smash Bros.

Look, we get it: It’s probably not terribly easy being the social media team for the United States Marine Corps, an organization that is, even in the best of circumstances, a lot more likely to have its applicants be shot at than most any other career path you might hope to name. And god knows there are only so many…

These gorgeous clay recreations of Mario 64 levels are a testament to the strategy guide's dying art

The internet has largely killed off the once-cherished art of the video game strategy guide; after all, it’s hard to get hyped for an analog guidebook when one or two quick Google searches can get you a written walkthrough, dozens of screenshots, and roughly a million Let’s Plays of every game ever created to help you…

The makers of Too Many Cooks turn their upsetting attention to the world of Let's Play videos

Despite numerous attempts—many of them responsible for some of the strangest, most interestingly upsetting online content of the last few years—Adult Swim has never managed to match the sheer viral punch of Too Many Cooks. The 2014 short caught the internet totally off-guard when it debuted, unannounced, at 4 a.m. on…

Warner Bros. copied code to build its Westworld game, new lawsuit alleges  

Earlier this week, Warner Bros. published a new mobile game based on Westworld that has players blatantly disregarding the message of the show and building the best robot-murder theme park they can. One look at the details and images from the game, and anyone who’s played Fallout Shelter can tell its borrowing quite a…

Hell has broken loose in Doom Eternal, the sequel to 2016’s killer Doom reboot

The first big surprise of Bethesda’s E3 2018 showcase is Doom Eternal, a newly announced sequel to 2016’s reboot of the classic series. Just as Doom II: Hell On Earth did back when it built off the original genre-defining shooter, Doom Eternal will be taking the Doom Slayer back to Earth in the wake of a massive…