Why I Haven't Been Playing Last-Gen Games Much Anymore

Now that the PS4, Xbox One and Wii U are all out, you'd think it's the perfect time to dive into games on the PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii. Games on those systems are typically cheaper and there are a ton of worthwhile titles released for them already, many of which are already in our backlogs, just waiting for us to tackle… » 4/04/14 4:00pm 4/04/14 4:00pm

Amazon Fire TV Hands On: The Fastest Smart TV You've Ever Met

Amazon pitched its Fire TV as a streaming device to end all streaming devices. The company touted its simple and effective search, and its open ecosystem boasting enough apps to burn your eyes out. We spent some time messing with the Fire TV and found that for the most part, it makes good on those promises. » 4/02/14 2:57pm 4/02/14 2:57pm

'Twitch Plays Pokémon' Is Breaking Parts Of Twitch

Twitch Plays Pokémon,' the stream where thousands of players try to control a single trainer in Pokemon Red, is pretty popular—so popular, in fact, that whenever we posted about it, we'd get a number of reports from unhappy streamers who claimed the chat function in other completely unrelated streams were being… » 2/19/14 7:19pm 2/19/14 7:19pm

Thousands of People Are Playing Tetris Without Realizing It

Right now, more than 100,000 people are trying their best to control a single trainer over at 'Twitch Plays Pokemon.' They know that if they send in a command via the 'Twitch Plays Pokemon' chat, it'll make the character in the streamed version Pokemon Red do something. What many of them don't know is that, in doing… » 2/18/14 8:30pm 2/18/14 8:30pm