Altair, one of the stars of the Assassin's Creed series, is a dangerous man in the Middle Ages. In modern-day Amsterdam? He's a little more harmless.
The trailer for "Slavery: The Game," suspected to be a fake, is in fact so. Dutch broadcaster NTR made it as part of a viral campaign for a documentary series about the nation's history in the slave trade.
Students at a Dutch university on Tuesday unveiled what they claim is the world's largest working Nintendo Entertainment System controller, some 30 times bigger than the console's actual game pad. It's so big, the only way to manipulate the D-pad or buttons is to stand on them
While the Blu-ray patent infringement lawsuit between electronics manufacturer LG and Sony rages on, a court decision in the Netherlands has halted the confiscation of PlayStation 3 systems entering Europe, with the more than 300,000 units already seized ordered returned.
Several thousand more PlayStation 3s were seized by Dutch customs officials on the eve of Sony's courtoom showdown with Korea-based LG, whose allegations of patent infringement have effectively halted the distribution of consoles across Europe the past 10 days.
One week ago, a red-ringed Xbox 360 met its fate under a firing squad from Kansas City. At the same time, a frustrated Dutch demolitionist packed his malfunctioning console with an illegal Italian pyrotechnic, the Cobra 6.