16 Hours Of Gaming + Too Much Energy Drinks = Kidney Failure, Coma

"I was playing Call of Duty", Norwegian teenager Henrik Eide Dahl told The Local. "Then everything went dark and I passed out." » 3/23/14 8:00pm 3/23/14 8:00pm

In Japan, The Kinect May Soon Be More Common In Hospitals Than In Homes

Ah, the Kinect. The problem with the Kinect in Japan is that one of the requirements for using it, namely open space, is pretty much one of the most expensive commodities in the country. That, paired with substandard games » 10/11/12 7:00am 10/11/12 7:00am making the headlines, and it's not surprising that Microsoft's motion detecting Xbox peripheral…

Woman Falls Off Wii Fit, Becomes A "Sex Addict"

According to a suspiciously brief newswire report, 24 year-old Briton Amanda Flowers has become a "sex addict" after falling off her Wii Fit board. » 4/14/10 4:30am 4/14/10 4:30am

How The Wii Can Help Fight Terrorism

The war on terrorism can be a real hassle, just ask anyone who has flown recently. Fortunately, science and the Wii have joined forces to try and cut-down on those mammoth airport security lines with the Fidget Monitor. » 10/07/09 12:00pm 10/07/09 12:00pm

Kick Your WoW Habit...For $14,000

There's little doubt that Blizzard's World of Warcraft can be addictive. Most of you probably know someone addicted to it. But we doubt you know anyone stupid enough to pay $14,000 to kick said addiction. » 9/08/09 12:30am 9/08/09 12:30am

The Market Obviously Requires A SECOND Pokemon X-Ray Machine

In April, we showed you a mobile x-ray unit adorned with Pokemans, intended for Japanese hospitals. But would you believe it's not the only Pokemon-branded x-ray machine on the market? » 7/15/09 6:30am 7/15/09 6:30am

PediSedate Pumps Kids Full Of Nitrous Oxide While Playing Game Boy

PediSedate's premise is largely summed up by the headline, as the device is genuinely intended to reduce the stress of going under the knife—and wearing dorky headgear—by gassing kids while they play Game Boy games. » 4/15/09 8:40pm 4/15/09 8:40pm

Wii Fit Helps Paralyzed Girl Walk Again

A 10-year-old girl left paralyzed by a virus four years ago is learning to walk again thanks to her doctors and a copy of Wii Fit, Ireland's Herald.ie writes. » 1/21/09 5:00pm 1/21/09 5:00pm