There are so, so few opportunities to throw a hadouken unironically. “During an MMA fight” is one of the preciously rare moments to channel your inner Ryu and feel like a total badass—as long as you’re actually in the fight. Shane Campbell saw such a window during a recent bout with Derek Boyle.
You might be slightly less eager to burn these actual Titanfall burn cards knowing that you won't magically get more after finishing a match.
The vast majority of people playing a big-deal MMO probably view it as an escape, something to do when not clocking in on the chores of daily life. Yeah, folks make friends and fall in love dressed in avatar skin but most players don't need it to survive. Some of them, however, do need to play a game to make rent or…
From MMO to movie star. Funcom's supernatural MMORPG The Secret World makes its big-screen debut in IRL, a Swedish film about a troubled teen who finds happiness in a virtual world. Check out an interview with director Erik Leijonborg at the game's official site.
The Internet Response League wants to turn gaming's popularity into a humanitarian effort. If we took a minute to sort through crisis information (like Tweets) during a disaster, we'd be a huge help. Right now, there's nothing in place to bring this vision to reality—IRL is looking for collaborators.
World of Warcraft player Alex found a really creative way to present an engagement ring to his girlfriend Clara, who also plays the game: A quest chain, which includes some romantic real-life activities. All he needed was a papercraft template for a chest, a site where he could make custom WoW tooltips, and of course…
Mercy. The hospital in Left 4 Dead's "No Mercy" campaign, and the name of a real one in Pittsburgh. And Louis, Zoey, Francis and Bill are sowing panic about its conditions, the access to medication, and patients you'll find there.
This weekend, reader Tugrik and friends are throwing a party. So they tricked out this Vendo 96 - a 1970s pull-bottle vending machine - to serve up the Wasteland's No. 1 refreshment.