Oh No, Attack On Titan Shouldn't Be Nearly This Cute

At its heart, Attack On Titan is incredibly unsettling. I mean, it's about giant humanoids eating humans for seemingly no reason whatsoever; of course it's unnerving. So you look at this animation by riseken—which recreates some of the early plot of Attack on Titan—and you're just like, wow, it should be wrong to have … » 8/30/13 8:30pm 8/30/13 8:30pm

Timid Little Girl Meets Awesome Comic-Con Mech. Cuteness Ensues.

So that mech we mentioned last night—you know, the one that's made by the same studio that built armor for Pacific Rim and Iron Man—it's now officially going around Comic-Con. Here's some footage of the mech trying its best to befriend a little girl, brought to us by by Stan Winston School. » 7/19/13 3:30pm 7/19/13 3:30pm

One Girl Adorably Voices Nearly Every League of Legends Champion

There's something about the way iluWinter mimics League of Legends champions here. It's not just that she tries for both the male and female voices—which not all of the compilation videos of this sort do—but that you can tell she's having a lot of fun. Enough fun that you can forgive the voices which don't hit the… » 7/18/13 1:00pm 7/18/13 1:00pm

A Six-Year Old is Modding Arma II, and He Made This Table

No, this isn't particularly spectacular for a mod, much less one for ArmA II, but it is one made by a six-year-old boy, who was curious why his dad spent so much time in front of the computer. When Myke Henkel told his son he was making things for a video game, son Samael insisted on building something himself. So the… » 3/30/13 11:26am 3/30/13 11:26am

What Metroid Looks Like Through the Eyes of a 2nd Grader

Yesterday, a good friend of mine invited me to speak at an after-school game club in East Harlem about the game industry. As an adult, it was one of those very illuminating and humanizing experiences that reminds you exactly what it was like to love games dearly when you're 11 years old. Trust me, the kids are… » 1/29/13 12:30pm 1/29/13 12:30pm