Gaming

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I haven’t played UNO in a million years. I don’t remember it being this exciting.

Then again, anime can make pretty much any storyline awesome. Experience UNO like you never have before in the video below. [click to continue…]

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Overwatch definitely doesn’t have an awareness problem, but that didn’t stop Blizzard from creating three enormous statues designed to look like packaged action figures of Genji, Pharah, and Tracer.

The Tracer statue popped up in Hollywood, CA, Genji appeared in Paris, France, and Pharah was put on display in Busan, South Korea. Blizzard even included some funny product descriptions on the back of the action figure boxes: [click to continue…]

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NECA will be debuting a new collection of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle action figures this summer at the San Diego Comic-Con. The 7″ figures are a SDCC exclusive and are based on Konami’s awesome Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles arcade game that was released back in 1989.

The figures will come in two sets of four figures each. Check out more details, pics and a promo video below. [click to continue…]

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Imgur user Khrisamisu has created a series of Pokémon mechs that have ripped open a new void in my soul that can only be filled with Gundam Pokémon. Damn you Khrisamisu.

Behold the Charizard-inspired PM-006 “Charlie,” the Blastoise-like PM-009 “Sheldon,” and the PM-003 “Petunia,” modeled after Venusaur, of course. Check out more pics below…

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While walking to a friend’s house, a nine-year-old Cleveland boy named Bryce had his prized collection of Pokémon cards stolen right out of his hands. His mother informed the police, and they recovered the collection from a kid in a nearby neighborhood. However, some of the cards were missing. That’s when Officer James Grotenrath saved the day by giving his own collection of Pokémon cards to Bryce—including a rare card that Bryce was particularly proud of: Read more after the break…

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Described as “an adaptable, intelligent, purpose built system of bags, cases and accessories for tabletop gaming enthusiasts,” the Gamefolio System is designed to store and transport all of your books, cards, dice and various other accoutrements for tabletop games. They’re even padded and water-resistant to keep your stuff safe.

They’ve also announced the Game Vault, a larger bag for putting your individual Gamefolios into. So that’s nice. [click to continue…]

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This chess set is your chance to play The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time in a whole new way.

It includes 32 highly detailed sculpted vinyl pieces with a metallic finish and pits our heroes against the villains. The Heroes side has Link/King, Zelda/Queen, Impa/Bishops, Epona/Knights, Darunia/Rooks, and Navi/Pawns.

The Villains include Ganon/King, Twinrova/Queen, Iron Knuckle/Bishops, Phantom/Knights, Armos/Rooks, and Dekunuts/Pawns. It comes in window packaging with a magnetic front closure and has a classic black and green game board with a spot UV finish.

The Legend of Zelda Chess Collector’s Set $74.99

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Dan Martin in the man behind a webcomic called Deathbulge, and his brain is a delightful place. As evidence, I submit his 30 comedy Pokémon, all of which are a) absolutely hilarious, and b) not a far cry from the kind of thing the Pokémon games are actually doing these days.

Check out Martin’s full run of Fauxkémon, which is a word I just made up meaning “fake Pokémon”, below. [click to continue…]

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YouTuber Jameserton decided that just playing Dark Souls 2 wasn’t enough – he decided to retell his story via the medium of animation. It took him two years to complete, and it’s pretty ruddy funny. Check it out in the player below.

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Little crocheted tuckered out Pokémon may be my favorite new thing in the world. These plopped down Pokémon are made by Heartstring Crochet and they’re just one collection! They also have Digimon, Yoshis, Ninja Turtles, Pusheen, even Chucky!

This is too much cute in one place. Check out more examples below.

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