Bloodborne's Pebble Is Overpowered

Today on the 100th episode of Highlight Reel we have great pebble skills in Bloodborne, smooth NPC moves, sniper shots in GTA V and much, much more!


The Fast And The Furious As A SNES Racing Game

Top Gear 2 would have looked like this with an extended storyline. Furious 7, the seventh instalment in the Fast and the Furious film series is opening this week, so CineFix reimagined the whole series as one big action-packed racing game from the ’90s.


Airsoft Is Much Better With Metal Gear Solid Cardboard Boxes

Video: Who needs scopes, torches, speed loaders or any special accessory when a simple cardboard box can turn the tide of the game. Japanese Airsoft site Hyper Douraku learnt the lesson from Metal Gear Solid and imagined how cardboard boxes, similar to the ones in the series, would look like as actual, purchasable airsoft gear.


26 Great Video Game Victories, As Told By Players

Earlier this week, I asked you guys to share your most memorable video game victories. The only thing more impressive than the wealth of victories you collectively brought is just how many of those victories were landed.


The Time 116 Cosplayers Dressed Up As Misty For April Fools' Day

April Fools’ Day is a minefield of misinformation and terrible unfunny pranks. Every now and then, however, something hits the mark perfectly.


Fake WoW Patch Notes Are Still The Funniest Part Of April Fools'

“Players now take 10% less damage in PvP.” “Players now deal 10% more damage in PvP.” “Players now act like they take 10% less damage in PvP, but they really don’t. They’re just kidding around.” You haven’t failed me yet, annual fake World of Warcraft patch notes.


Why Are Video Games For Children So Terrible?

My two-year-old son is all about tapping things. My kid tap-tap-taps at everything. He taps at my Nexus 7. He taps at my iPhone. He taps at my Android. He taps my wife’s laptop screen. He openly wonders why the photograph she’s editing doesn’t transform into a video in response. My son wanders up to the television and slaps the screen. He gets so confused when nothing happens.


Watch Old People Play (And Get Shocked By) The Last Of Us

The dark, distressing opening section of The Last Of Us is fast becoming a ‘thing’ that you can show non-gamers as a way of explaining how far games have come in terms of visual and story. It’s well-written, it’s engaging and from a control and gameplay standpoint, it’s relatively simple. In a way it’s the perfect game for the Elders React YouTube series.


Talk Amongst Yourselves

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The Best (And Worst) April Fools' Day Jokes For 2015

Ah, April 1. It’s a day where loads of things on the internet will make you groan, cry and smack your face to your palm. Other things, though, might actually give you a chuckle. Let’s take a look at some of the best (and worst) of these extremes.