Counter-Strike 1.6 Android Port

One of the most popular PC games of all time now runs on Android phones

By on April 18, 2016 at 6:25 PM.

One of the most popular PC games of all time now runs on Android phones

The average mobile game is never going to compare to a $60 console game, but as smartphones become increasingly powerful, the idea of bringing full-fledged gaming experiences to mobile platforms becomes more and more plausible.

To that end, mobile developer Alibek Omarev has rewritten the client for popular PC FPS Counter-Strike 1.6 to run on Android devices.

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Super Mario Bros. World Record

The latest Super Mario Bros. world record run shouldn’t have been possible

By on April 14, 2016 at 11:15 PM.

The latest Super Mario Bros. world record run shouldn’t have been possible

There’s a reasonable chance that no one will ever beat the new world record run of Super Mario Bros. This week, a speedrunner who goes by the name Darbian managed to finish an “any percent” run of the NES classic in 4:57.260.

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Dark Souls 3 You Died GIFs

The funniest ways players have died so far in ‘Dark Souls 3’

By on April 14, 2016 at 9:00 PM.

The funniest ways players have died so far in ‘Dark Souls 3’

Dark Souls 3 released earlier this week and it’s already killed a lot of gamers‘ characters countless times. If you’ve ever played Dark Souls, you know the game is best known for its absolutely punishing difficulty that challenges even the most seasoned RPG fans. In fact, as you’ll see in the following GIFs, you can often die in Dark Souls 3 even if you technically don’t make a mistake. Sometimes, it seems, the game will just flat-out kill you for fun. More →

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Flappy Bird E-Cigarette Video

Yep, some guy really installed Flappy Bird on an e-cigarette

By on April 13, 2016 at 9:00 PM.

Yep, some guy really installed Flappy Bird on an e-cigarette

I haven’t thought about Flappy Bird for a long time, and with good reason. It just wasn’t that great of a game despite the fact that the Internet became briefly obsessed with it more than two years ago. That said, I do appreciate games that are so simple that you can port them to just about anything… including e-cigarettes. A mad genius named Balázs Bank really managed to port Flappy Bird to his VTC Mini E-Cigarette and he’s got video to prove it. More →

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Punch-Out!! Secrets NES

29 years later, gamers are still finding secrets in NES classic Punch-Out!!

By on April 11, 2016 at 11:15 PM.

29 years later, gamers are still finding secrets in NES classic Punch-Out!!

One of the most impressive traits of the gaming community is its drive to push the limits of its favorite games. Gamers are constantly breaking speed running records and accomplishing seemingly impossible tricks, and every once in a while, even discovering secrets that have been hidden for decades.

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Titanfall 2 Teaser Trailer

‘Titanfall 2’ is coming to PS4 and Xbox One, and the first trailer was just released

By on April 11, 2016 at 1:16 PM.

‘Titanfall 2’ is coming to PS4 and Xbox One, and the first trailer was just released

One of the most anticipated first-person shooters of the current console generation is officially getting a sequel. On Monday, EA published a teaser trailer for Titanfall 2 on its YouTube channel, confirming that the game exists. More →

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Game Boy Zero Custom Mod

Raspberry Pi mod turns classic Game Boy into a perfect handheld emulator

By on April 9, 2016 at 10:45 AM.

Raspberry Pi mod turns classic Game Boy into a perfect handheld emulator

There are few things that warm a nerd’s heart quite like a great console mod, which is why we felt we had no choice but to share this impressive project from YouTube user wermy. Dubbed “Game Boy Zero,” this RetroPie handheld was built with an original DMG-01 Game Boy body and a Raspberry Pi Zero computer.

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PS4 Update 3.50 Hidden Features

All the secret features you missed in the new PS4 system update

By on April 8, 2016 at 12:38 PM.

All the secret features you missed in the new PS4 system update

Earlier this week, Sony unleashed system software update 3.50 for the PlayStation 4. The addition of Remote Play for PC was certainly the highlight of the update, but given a few days to tinker with their consoles, gamers have found several other new features that weren’t announced before the update went live. More →

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NVIDIA Shield Price

Killer Android console with 4K streaming support and Chromecast discounted on Amazon

By on April 6, 2016 at 2:12 PM.

Killer Android console with 4K streaming support and Chromecast discounted on Amazon

If you want an Android set-top box that can stream anything and everything as far as on demand TV show and movie services go, but that can pull double duty as a top-notch video game console, you’ve just found the holy grail. And as it happens, you’ve found the holy grail while it’s on sale at a nice discount on Amazon.

For a limited time, the NVIDIA SHIELD and NVIDIA SHIELD Pro are both on sale, so you can pick one up right now for as little as $180 shipped. More →

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Play PS4 Games on PC Update

You can play PS4 games on your PC starting today

By on April 6, 2016 at 12:12 PM.

You can play PS4 games on your PC starting today

At the beginning of March, Sony announced that it would bring the PS4’s Remote Play feature to PC with the launch of the next system software update. Just over a month later, the release date of the update has arrived, which means that PS4 owners will now be able to play PS4 games on their computers. More →

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Legend of Zelda 3D Browser Game

Play the original ‘Legend of Zelda’ in 3D on your browser for free

By on April 4, 2016 at 11:30 PM.

Play the original ‘Legend of Zelda’ in 3D on your browser for free

Nintendo has released HD editions of both The Wind Waker and Twilight Princess during the lifespan of the Wii U, but wouldn’t it be nice if some of the classic games in the series got the same treatment?

One fan decided that the answer to that question was “yes,” and now we get to enjoy the fruits of his labor with a 3D, voxel-based adaptation of The Legend of Zelda. More →

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Preview
Uncharted 4 Hands-on Preview

‘Uncharted 4’ preview: A beautiful, bloody road trip through Madagascar

‘Uncharted 4’ preview: A beautiful, bloody road trip through Madagascar

By on April 4, 2016 at 10:00 AM.

After suffering through a couple of painstaking delays over the past several months, gamers are finally going to get their hands on Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End in May. If you’re a fan of the series, you might be wondering why it took Naughty Dog so long to get this sequel out the door, but after having spent a few hours with Uncharted 4 last week, I can assure you that it’s going to be worth the wait. More →

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