​The Men That 4chan Pays To Argue About Games and Anime

If you like games or anime, chances are good that you've seen silly videos over the years where grown men enthusiastically tell you all about their favorite anime characters, and which "waifu" is the best one. » 2/12/15 7:18pm 2/12/15 7:18pm

The Cops Don't Care About Violent Online Threats. What Do We Do Now?

I. "Hey Anna, do you like pizza?" I was just sitting down to dinner one evening this past November when I looked through some new Twitter notifications on my phone. My night, I realized regretfully, was about to get very, very stupid. » 1/29/15 3:52pm 1/29/15 3:52pm

Reports: 4chan User Sets Himself On Fire, Streams It

There are reports emerging - some of them conflicting - that a 4chan user known as "Stephen" tried to take his own life on Saturday night by setting himself on fire. And broadcasting the whole thing. » 12/01/13 10:00pm 12/01/13 10:00pm

4chan Is Making Its Own Pokémon Game. Looks Pretty Good So Far.

Members of 4chan's /vp/ board are teaming up to make their own Pokémon game. Because how often do you get a Pocket Monster trainer named "Doucherado"? Not often enough! » 3/12/13 5:00am 3/12/13 5:00am

If Something Awful Happens, Someone Will Make An Awful Game About It.…

When a tragedy or major event occurs, you can bet on a few key things happening. People will grieve. The newsreel will spin. Twitter will blow up. The Onion will satirize. The blogosphere will write. And of course, thanks to the blessings of accessible game development: someone will make a game. » 2/14/13 9:30pm 2/14/13 9:30pm

4Chan Used to Promote a Japanese Manga (Well, Sorta)

In Japan, it's not uncommon for books and manga to be promoted with Japanese internet forums, such as 2chan. Retailers and publishers might put stickers or banners that say something is popular online. But, as website World Three pointed out, they've expanded. » 1/30/12 7:30am 1/30/12 7:30am

Troll Faces and Empty Jackets Populate This Animated Look At the Hacker…

Next Media Animation's army of computer graphic animators churned out a story today neatly encapsulating the week's escalating hacker wars. » 6/16/11 12:20pm 6/16/11 12:20pm