Whatever It Is, Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon is Looking More and More Bizarre

This Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon thing simply will not quit. Yes, I know today is April Fools' Day, but god damn, whatever this is—a film, a game extension, a fantastic hoax—Ubisoft did get it rated by the freaking Australian Classification Board (where it got an 18+ for a "high impact sex scene.") » 4/01/13 10:40am 4/01/13 10:40am

Google Announces Google Maps — for the Nintendo Entertainment System…

The undisputed Internet-age leader in April Fool's hoaxes gets a one-day head start on its latest gag—a brilliant announcement video for "Google Maps 8-Bit," a port of the popular, well, map service to the Nintendo Entertainment System/Famicon. The best part? It's an homage to Dragon Quest. » 3/31/12 1:00pm 3/31/12 1:00pm

It's Time for the Worst Day in Video Gaming: April Fool's

Oh, great. April Fool's is on Sunday. This is the worst day, the absolute worst, in video gaming.

The self-publishing capability of the Internet and the concept of viral spread has definitely made this holiday more hazardous for credulous reader and skeptical newsman alike over the past 12 years. But video gaming,… » 3/30/12 8:00pm 3/30/12 8:00pm