The 10 Best Video Game Sidekicks of All Time
Every video game needs a hero. But every video game hero needs a good video game sidekick. It doesn’t matter if the sidekick is big or small, human or robot, even alive or inanimate, sidekicks are the guys that heroes fall back on during the tough times. Whether they talk, morph or just hang around,...
The 10 Best Video Game Consoles
There’s nothing like the first time you bought/unwrapped one of the best video game consoles you ever owned. The new plastic smell. The feel of a brand new controller. The first hum of an unfamiliar start-up sequence. The experience of getting new video game consoles is a gamer’s nirvana....
The Evolution Of The Video Game
In 1972, on televisions across the country, two white lines appeared on opposite sides of a virtual court. A square “ball” bounced back and forth between these lines. These televisions were connected to the Magnavox Odyssey, and were playing the first version of Pong. The Odyssey was the first home...
Video Game Commercials are Better Live
It’s amazing how far video game commercials have come since the 90s. Today they’re just as good as movie trailers. But something that’s also pretty cool is the human element. We’re taking a look at some of the best video game commercials involving real humans. Sure, a lot...
These Games Kind of Let Us Down
A whole slew of lists have been made about horrible video game endings, but most of those include games that aren’t really worth playing to begin with. These are the worst endings to games that are 100% worth your time… until the end. This proves, once again, that for most games, the...
It’s Like Playing Games in the Cold!
Along with a level set in an active volcano, it seems that almost every game just needs to have a portion set at the north pole. And they’re always frustrating. The ground wants you to slip and break a hip, a blizzard pushes against you, or maybe the snow clouds your vision. Something is going...
Gamers Tend to Go A Bit Overboards
From controller-throwing, to screaming, to self-mutilation, to murder, here are the six of the craziest video game freakouts we’ve come across. Each item on this list is crazier than the last so get ready for the steady escalation of mayhem. Having fallen off the bridge in our fair share of...
Which Nintendo Character Would Be Your Most Compatible Roommate?
Clever little graph from Online Schools. Which Nintendo character would be the best roommate? All the uber dorks (like myself) will discuss this for hours. Although I already know the answer. I’ll always take Princess Peach. Hehehehehe. Pervy. Via: Online Schools
Video games can be very addicting. I mean this isn’t anything new. However, in the past five years or so it’s starting to get a little over the top. In fact, some people accuse developers of making the games addictive on purpose. While this may be true, I’m not sure it warrants...
Five Kick Ass Suits of Armor in Video Games
It’s not that I’m trying to revert back to a crazy imagination as when I was around 6 years old but let’s face it. When it’s this cold out you are always wearing layers. I know that when I was a kid I used to imagine these layers being like shields and armor against the cold. And...