And Now, The World’s Most Terrifyingly Inappropriate Minecraft Videos

Last week, I took a moment to explain why Minecraft, the world's biggest video game, sucks hard balls. And in my "research" for that post (five minutes), I found a number of Minecraft recreations of 9/11 over on YouTube. All of these tributes are misguided at best and tasteless at worst … » 3/11/15 2:07pm 3/11/15 2:07pm

I Ate Burger King Japan's Black Cheeseburger—And the McDonald's One Too

Rapper Gets Kicked Out of Microsoft Store Mid-Performance After…

There are many things in the world that go together beautifully. Chocolate and mint, for example. Or coffee and anything. Then there are some things that are much more questionable. Like, say, The Microsoft Store and live performances. Especially live rap performances on the shelves where the expensive computers sit. » 10/03/12 4:00pm 10/03/12 4:00pm

Sure, Let's Release Genetically Engineered Mosquitos Into The Wild

Malaysia recently released 6,000 genetically modified mosquitoes into the wild. What reason could there possibly be to justify such a thing? » 1/28/11 2:00pm 1/28/11 2:00pm

Making Bomb-Filled Video Game Maps Of Your School Is A Bad Idea

Just because video games give you the tools to recreate your school as a battlefield doesn't mean you should use them. This morning five Louisville, Kentucky, middle school students learned this lesson the hard way. » 1/13/11 3:20pm 1/13/11 3:20pm

Someone Had The Balls To Release An Iron Man 2 Demo

The last thing you want to do when critics are calling your movie tie-in game one of the worst titles of 2010 is release a playable demo for the Xbox 360, yet here we are. » 5/12/10 12:40pm 5/12/10 12:40pm

Utah Lawmakers Need $25K to Override Veto of Anti-Game Bill

The Deseret News heaps the last spadeful of dirt on the grave of Utah HB353, saying the state legislature appears unlikely to call a veto session because of, well, money. » 4/05/09 2:00pm 4/05/09 2:00pm

The Sims Movie Concept Explained

I hadn't heard much about the movie based on The Sims » 9/22/08 2:30pm 9/22/08 2:30pm since it was announced last year, so I figured someone had seen the sensible side of things and called the whole project off. Not so! Producer John Davis gives classic 80's flick Weird Science a nod in the movie concept, which involves a couple of kids getting…