Gaming

Much like they did with their video Geek Destinations: 10 Must Visit Geek Bars In America, and their many cosplay videos, Distractotron is packing a lot of info into a short amount of time. This time it’s the history of gaming consoles—part 1. I guess they couldn’t pack it ALL in. [click to continue…]

I’ll admit, this 20-inch Lady Maria Bloodborne statue from Prime 1 Studio is pretty badass. Is it worth $600? Well, you had better come to a decision on that fairly quickly because it is slated to go up for pre-order on Sideshow Collectibles by the end of this week or early next week. A standard edition will be limited to 1500 pieces while the exclusive will be limited to 850. Check out more pics below. [click to continue…]

Cryptozoic has released an officially licensed game based on the Batman: The Animated Series episode “Almost Got ‘Im”. It looks like a lot of fun, and it’s a game you can quickly set up and play (play time is about 30 minutes). See how it works in the video below. [click to continue…]

The Switch launches today, which is Nintendo’s modern take on what a portable console should be. This “portable” Super Famicom isn’t in line with that philosophy. Nor is it the mini Super Nintendo console that we’ve been dreaming about ever since the release of the NES Classic. Still, it gets the job done. See it in action below. [click to continue…]

If you’ve ever thought about getting into sets to take your RPGs to the next level, I highly suggest that you check out this and this to learn a little bit about making foam set pieces. You should also get in on these dungeons accessories right this minute. [click to continue…]

Adi Shankar, the showrunner for Netflix’s upcoming Castlevania animated series, has shared the very first glimpse of the show. This poster of Dracula’s castle has definitely ramped up our expectations—and they were already pretty high. Check out the entire poster below. [click to continue…]

Funko has announced a second wave of Overwatch Pop figures! The entire lineup is pretty fantastic, but I have to say that the two D.Va With Meka figures are real standouts. D.Va stands 1.75” tall and actually fits inside her Meka. [click to continue…]

In a surprising move, Cards Against Humanity and BioWare have announced a Mass Effect-themed expansion pack for the game that can be had for only $1. The NSFW URL for the pre-order page pretty much tells you what this is going to be all about. Still a BioWare rep chimed in with the following statement: [click to continue…]

I think it’s safe to say that playing D&D with Imgur user TheMightyJerd is a privilege. You’re looking at the set piece he made for his group’s “final climactic fight to keep the Order of the Cleansing Breath from summoning the evil dragon goddess Tiamat and burning the world to ash.” An epic terrain for an epic moment. Check out more pics of this beauty below. [click to continue…]

This isn’t a Valentine’s Day gift, but it is the perfect example of something given as a pure expression of love. The lucky recipient of this customized Settlers of Catan / Skyrim game was Imgur user menazavutcheburashka, who received it for her 21st birthday from her sister and her sister’s boyfriend. They thought of EVERYTHING. [click to continue…]