Proof That Fighters Play As Themselves In Video Games To Win Titles

Do existing sports stars play as themselves in video games? Do they slam it on ‘easy’ in order to totally decimate the competition and become dominant champions? Surely the answer is yes. It’s what I’d do! The above video, via Mark’s Facebook page, shows adopted Australian (read: Kiwi) Mark Hunt beating the crap out of current UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez in EA Sports UFC. This is precisely what I’d be doing if I was in the same position!


Famous Modder Walks Away After Too Much Abuse

Hope you enjoyed the latest update to the latest, amazing version of the iCEnhancer mod for Grand Theft Auto IV, because it looks like it will be the last one we’re getting, at least for a while.


Saturday Morning Slow Jams Saved The Worst Cartoon For Last

Scott Bradlee‘s musical trip through our animated youth came to a close yesterday, with the slow jam version of the theme to the first generation My Little Pony cartoon.


Well Played, Smartass Counter-Strike Team

There’s winning, and then there’s winning with style.


The Old Gods Are Dead

Christopher Balaskas is a freelance concept artist working in film and tabletop games.


The Legend Of Korra Game Looks Like Tons Of Fun

Speaking of Bayonetta maker Platinum Games, the developer hooked up with IGN during Comic-Con this weekend to show off the first gameplay from the recently-announced Legend of Korra video game game. This I like.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Zombies, Run! on Android, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Rooftop Run on iOS, and Space Flight on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Leaked: Australian Government Plan To Deal With Piracy

Attorney General George Brandis has been banging his head against his desk for months now trying to figure out how to stop pirates stealing content in Australia. Thanks to a leak of the government’s upcoming discussion paper on the topic, we now know what the AG plans on introducing.


Watch These Australians Play Doom On An ATM

ATMs are usually designed to give people money. That’s normally how these things are used. Once in a while you might find one that allows you to play Doom!


The Evolution Of Video Game Controllers In 16 Cool Photos

Javier Laspiur made this series of pictures showing the evolution of video game controllers throughout history. I played with most of these, even the 1983 Teletenis, and it feels like it was yesterday. It’s been quite a journey that’s not over yet. I can’t wait to see what the future of video games will bring next.