The Secret, Yet Simple Maths Behind Doom's Super Shotgun

A few months back, a coder with some spare time dived into Doom‘s random number generator and tweaked a few things, with the results not what you’d expect. The super shotgun had the strangest behaviour of all — the changes should have made it broken-strong, but instead it was much weaker. So what magical numbers powered the super shotty? Back into the code we go.


GameCube Games Now Running On One Android Device

June has been a big month for the team working on the Dolphin emulator, which allows users to play GameCube and Wii games on their PC. In addition to getting Virtual Console games up and running, they have also managed to get GameCube games working on an Android device (albeit one that few of you will own).


Remember This?

Goddammit Decoy. First day back and I just got #rekt.


Remember This?

Wow, major apologies to littlejulesy. He guessed correctly on Friday and I must have skimmed past it. Sorry mate! Anyway, congratulations. Yesterday’s Remember This was Clock Tower on the PS1.


Remember This?

Looks like you all need a second clue. Understandable. This one is a humdinger.


Remember This?

Man, I was just about to get all smug. READY THE THIRD CLUE!

And then apocalypticfish ruined it for me. Dammit!


Remember This?

Okay, new clue. Y’all need it since no-one guessed yesterday’s Remember This.


Remember This?

Goddammit. I knew the screenshot was too purple. Congrats to everyone — and I mean everyone — who guessed that yesterday’s Remember This was The Dig. Special congrats to cffndncr who guessed first!


The Most Expensive Games On GameStop's New Retro Store

What’s old is new again. Unfortunately, it’s also pricey.


Real Hedgehog Has Gotta Go Fast(er)

This is Elvis, from the San Diego Zoo. He’s a real hedgehog, and Mashable’s The Watercooler wanted to see how he went running through a Sonic The Hedgehog-style course.