M3's First Half Is A Bottomless Pit Of Depression And Despair

I have watched some depressing animein the past, but none have been quite on the level of the bottomless pit of despair that is M3: The Dark Metal.


The Path To Enlightenment? For This Man, Pornography

For Buddhist monks in Thailand, life is strict with loads of rules. Days are spent meditating and chanting. This apparent monk, however, spent his day doing something else.


Pikachu Taking Lifts And Escalators

Did I say Pikachu? Sorry, I meant Pikachus. Plural. This ad marks an upcoming Pikachu event in Yokohama. The name of the event is “Pikachu Tairyou Hassei Chuu” (ピカチュウ大量発生チュウ) or loosely, “Loads of Pikachus Springing Out”.


Now That's A Random Encounter With Winnie-The-Pooh

Dayshot: He travelled far from Ashdown Forest to Guild Wars 2‘s Heart of the Mist. Seems like he’s buffed and ready for some PvP. Also, is that Tigger next to him in the second picture?


A Lovely Look Back At America's Biggest Fighting Game Tournament

EVO 2014 is gone but not forgotten. And it was filled with amazing happenings like Louffy’s improbable winstreak with Rose and Justin Wong’s insane Marvel vs. Capcom comeback. Here’s how it looked to the people who were lucky enough to go to see the best duke it out in Las Vegas.


Middle-earth: Shadow Of Mordor Stars... Gollum

Video: Why is Gollum in Middle-earth Shadow of Mordor? WE SHALL SEE. Meanwhile, here’s a new story trailer for the upcoming action game, which is out on September 30 for 360, PS3, PS4 and XB1, and on October 2 for PC.


Drawing Video Game Selfies Can Get Really Silly

French Girls is an app that lets you post selfies for other people to then draw, the name coming from that line in Titanic. So what happens if you post video game characters? Mixed results, mainly.


Scare Your Friends And/Or Minions With This Diablo Night Light

We all love lamp. The sweet convenience of reading/gaming/building a toilet roll fort from the comfort of one’s bed, just before sleepy time and not having to walk to the light switch before closing your eyes. But your current lamp just isn’t evil enough. It needs more horns. And teeth. And glowing yellow eyes.


Let's Talk About Final Fantasy VI

Are you playing Final Fantasy VI this month? Does it hold up well? Do you still get emotional over the adventures of Celes and Kefka?


The Surprising Messages In A 'Sexist' Game

When Hyperdimension Neptunia first made its way West from Japan in 2011, folks weren’t too happy with it. “Worthless” and “sexist” and “stereotypical” were the sentiments thrown around, because we were seeing cute anime girls being silly and wearing short skirts. But the stated purpose of the series is to make fun of the games industry, and when I look deeper it seems evident that Neptunia is also lampooning the very pervasive sexist culture and tropes it’s been accused of perpetuating. This so-called “sexist” franchise is actually, ahem, anti-sexist.