NMA Turns Urinal Video Games Into a Pissing Contest Between the UK and …

For once, you have to admire the restraint of the creative folks at Next Media Animation. Never ones to pass up low-hanging jokefruit, they don't make a Wii joke in the report that covers the westward march of urinal games. NMA does offer their visions of permutations of pee-based games for women and kids, though, and … » 12/01/11 4:40pm 12/01/11 4:40pm

It's Okay to Pee on the UK’s Newest Game Console

First, they put advertisements in front of men's urinals, figuring dudes who have to answer nature's call are a built-in audience. Now, men's latrines are becoming interactive as the urinal consoles that have been in place in Japan begin their march westward. » 11/28/11 9:00am 11/28/11 9:00am

Let Japanese Women Compliment Your Urination. "You Peed So Much!"

Sega Toys made a urine powered game called Toirettsu. It's being location-tested. Now, even as I write that, you're probably thinking, what the hell does a urine powered game look like? Well, I'll show you—minus the real dicks and the real pee. (Sorry!) » 10/20/11 9:00pm 10/20/11 9:00pm

He Wanted to Burn Them. Burn Them All Dead.

Nico Nico Douga is one of Japan's most popular video sites. Users broadcast livefeeds of everything from gaming events, underage dancing, to stupidity. But what went down last night in Tokyo's Shibuya during a "Nico Live" event was terrifying. » 9/01/11 2:00am 9/01/11 2:00am

Maybe Yakuza Friends Are a Bad Idea?

Last night, one of the biggest celebrities in Japan, Shinsuke Shimada, abruptly stated he was leaving the entertainment industry. Shimada, a comedian and talk show host, is the Japanese equivalent of a David Letterman or a Jay Leno—if either of them appeared on six prime time shows and produced music albums. » 8/24/11 2:00am 8/24/11 2:00am