Our demented friends at sister site Deadspin have once again sifted through public records in order to present a very disturbing list of things people got stuck in various bodily orifices in the past year. Read here. Warning: it's not safe for the faint of heart. » 12/27/13 6:38pm 12/27/13 6:38pm

Breaking Bad is Going to Get Really Good Tonight

After an agonizing wait, AMC's award-winning Breaking Bad is back for its fourth season—and you can get your first fix this Sunday. When last we saw chemistry teacher turned meth-maker Walter White, things had just gone from bad to really, really bad—and this season is looking just as bleak. And by bleak we mean… » 7/13/11 2:28pm 7/13/11 2:28pm

A Walk-On Who Made the Team Wants You to Know What It Really Means

Alex Howell was the only freshman in the tunnel that Saturday, his chinstrap so tight it fused his jaw shut, 89,000 people packed into to the last row at Auburn's Jordan-Hare Stadium. Earlier in the week the graduate assistant tapped Howell on the shoulder and asked if he'd like to dress for the game against… » 5/14/11 4:00pm 5/14/11 4:00pm

Taking a Punch Like a Man — Just Not From One

Felice Herrig has taken a punch from a man before. Many. She's also hit back. Hard. She's a mixed martial arts fighter, in a comparatively small population of women professionals, and, like it or not, in many gyms her only sparring partners are men. » 3/19/11 4:00pm 3/19/11 4:00pm

Dead Wrestler Of The Week: Captain Lou Albano

One could forgive a child of 1991 if he were to look at a photo of Captain Lou Albano and say, "That's Super Mario," or a teenager from 1986 if he were to say, "That's Cyndi Lauper's dad." [Deadspin] » 3/17/11 3:20pm 3/17/11 3:20pm

Casey the Bully-Breaking "Zangief Kid" Gets the Street Fighter Remix He…

You may recall Casey Heynes, the chunky kid who was tired of being bullied and became an icon. Now he's immortalized—overmortalized?—in this video that mixes back in all the sound and visual effects we all heard in our mind when we first watched Casey piledrive his bully into the schoolyard concrete. [via Calm Down… » 3/16/11 1:40pm 3/16/11 1:40pm

The Ultimate Anti-Bullying PSA: Kid Fights Back With Devastating Body…

Here's a PSA for bullies: That tubby kid you're taking pot shots at? He might be Zangief's nephew. [Deadspin] » 3/14/11 5:00pm 3/14/11 5:00pm

Why the NFL's Labor Strife Might Be the Best Thing That Happened to…

Even if a lockout doesn't happen - even if the dispute between owners and players is solved tomorrow - the labor unrest in the National Football League will have ramifications reaching well into the future - for video games. » 2/19/11 4:00pm 2/19/11 4:00pm

Your Final Pre-Lockout Madden Roster Arrives Tomorrow

The last roster update for Madden NFL 11 hits sometime tomorrow, boosting Super Bowl MVP Aaron Rodgers to the coveted 99 OVR rating. This could be the roster Madden NFL 12 plays with if next season is interrupted by a lockout. » 2/17/11 8:30pm 2/17/11 8:30pm

No More Gimped Lyrics When You're All-In with an M

It's an appropriate opening for a song placed in a game that begins in prison. "You know you fucked up, right?" begins "The Loser Wins," by Atmosphere. In another sports game, this would have to be blanked out, or just not used. » 2/17/11 6:00pm 2/17/11 6:00pm

He's Playing for the Madden Cover — Oh, and a Super Bowl, Too

The cover of Madden NFL is the modern Wheaties box. Every sport has its video game and a cover athlete, but only Madden gets the bar-argument debate over who deserves the front. That begins tomorrow after the clock hits zero in Super Bowl XLV. » 2/05/11 4:00pm 2/05/11 4:00pm

Predicting the Super Bowl Winner — with NFL 2K5

Madden NFL 11 called Sunday's big game for the Steelers. There's still a robust roster-editing culture for the exiled, six-year-old NFL 2K5. Using current rosters, one devotee offered his own prediction for Super Bowl XLV. » 2/02/11 11:30pm 2/02/11 11:30pm

What to Expect From Madden If a Lockout Cancels the NFL Season

With a work stoppage in the National Football League increasingly likely, Electronic Arts has said that Madden NFL 12 will be published - but the company is assuming a lockout will wipe out the entire 2011-12 season. » 2/02/11 10:00pm 2/02/11 10:00pm

Can Kinect Make You Swim Like Michael Phelps?

505 Games has teamed up with Olympic superstar Michael Phelps to create Michael Phelps – Push the Limit, "one of the most realistic and intense sports simulation video games ever." Is it time to flood your living room? » 2/02/11 1:00pm 2/02/11 1:00pm

Did PSP Gaming Result In Japan's Big Soccer Wins?

This weekend, Japan's "Samurai Blue" soccer team beat Australia to win the Asia Cup. Pundits are pointing to the team's young players and new coach, Alberto Zaccheroni. But there might another reason for their chemistry — perhaps, like Monster Hunter. » 1/31/11 8:00am 1/31/11 8:00am

How A Video Game Made Him Into A Major Leaguer

He'd given up six runs in three innings of work when MLB 10 The Show sent the manager out to remove him from the game. Even in a video game, the bad losses stick with you. They stick with Hans Smith a little more. » 1/29/11 4:00pm 1/29/11 4:00pm

A Fighting Game With A Sports Name Kicks Up A Fuss

Being unlicensed means you can be uncompromising, says Ricci Rukavina. It also means you're unaccountable, especially to those heavily invested in a sport built with violence and blood, who bristle at any association with them. » 1/22/11 4:00pm 1/22/11 4:00pm

MLB 2K11's New Broadcast View Features Kotaku's Camera Work

As you tour the 30 ballparks of Major League Baseball 2K11, you'll see games there from a center field camera view unique to each stadium. I can vouch for this feature's authenticity - because I did the work behind it. » 1/21/11 6:00pm 1/21/11 6:00pm