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Gaming

If you’re up to the task, you can build this fantastic Guardian Sword replica from Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The entire 34-inch sword is is 3D-printed and contains over 90 NeoPixel LEDs. See how it was done in the video below. [click to continue…]

A Korean site called Pop Skin appears to be selling custom console skins that include these wonderful, but unofficial, NES and SNES (in this case, Super Famicom) examples. Just look at these beauties: [click to continue…]

Design student Ben Myers and his father put a very interesting, uh…spin on the game of chess with this globe-shaped magnetic board. [click to continue…]

Warhammer 40,000 has some really talented fans. You can add Richard Boylan to the list thanks to his series of animated shorts built around the audiobook narration of the novel Helsreach by Aaron Dembski-Bowden. The art is stunning and unique—Dembski-Bowden was blown away by them, saying that the shorts were “absolutely incredible”. [click to continue…]

Mondo and USAopoly have joined forces to release a board game called The Thing: Infection At Outpost 31 based on the classic film from John Carpenter. The goal? Figure out who among the team has been infected. [click to continue…]

Canadian tabletop game company Dyskami Publishing Company has partnered with Toei Animation Inc. for an official line of games based on Sailor Moon Crystal. Two games have been announced so far, with additional titles coming in 2018. [click to continue…]

What would you punch with a real Dawn of War III Power Fist? Actually, the appropriate question is what wouldn’t you punch? Wellllll Sega went ahead and actually made the thing to promote the game, and they punched the living hell out of all kinds of stuff. It’s no joke either—the fist weighs roughly 22 pounds and has a punching force of 3300 Newtons thanks to an industrial pneumatic cylinder that can deliver up to 3000 PSI. POWER FIST! [click to continue…]

Catalyst Game Labs has partnered with Wizards of the Coast on new Dungeons & Dragons deckbuilding game set in the Forgotten Realms. Appropriately enough, it’s called Dragonfire. [click to continue…]

Over the weekend, Modiphius Entertainment posted a teaser image on Facebook featuring miniatures for their upcoming game Fallout: Wasteland Warfare along with a description that reads:

“command a crew of detailed 32mm scale minis through PvP, co-op & solo tabletop missions.”

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There have been many videos that imagine what a modern game or popular TV show / movie would be like if they were games released on the NES. However, this World of Warcraft spoof from Rkade Soup is better than most. Watch it below. [click to continue…]