FIFA 14 to Add Nine Brazilian Clubs to Its Lineup

FIFA 14 has locked in agreements with 19 of Brazil's top professional clubs, doubling that league's representation in the world's top selling football simulation. The deal also, interestingly, points to one of the vestiges of early licensed sports video games—ones that had permission to use players but not their teams. » 7/17/13 6:00pm 7/17/13 6:00pm

Pokemon Cosplay Wins At The...Brazilian Protests

There are massive protests going down in Brazil right now, mostly over corruption and - remember this - the cost of public transport. The demonstrations are causing embarrassment for the government while a major international football tournament is taking place, but one who is not causing embarassment is this chap… » 6/21/13 2:00am 6/21/13 2:00am

See Inside A PlayStation 3 Factory, Watch Consoles Being Built

Sony recently announced that it would be building some PlayStation 3 consoles in Brazil. Which would for most of us have been a fairly inconsequential piece of news, if not for the fact there's some video of the factory floor, showing Sony workers putting the machines together. And it's fascinating. » 5/08/13 11:00pm 5/08/13 11:00pm

Wounded Galatian: Max Payne 3's Soccer Mission, and the Meaning Behind its Fictitious Team

This only marginally qualifies as a spoiler alert because, if you've played Max Payne 3 » 5/17/12 6:01pm 5/17/12 6:01pm longer than 20 minutes, you've encountered this mission already. It revolves around a shootout in the locker room of the Galatians FC in Sao Paulo, Brazil which, as a quick Internet search plus common sense reveals, ain't a…