Nike Stuck a Sonic Minigame in its Strange Web Ad

Yesterday, Nike's football division—that would be football football, not American football—cranked up "My Time is Now," which looks like the big campaign it'll have going during UEFA Euro 2012 in about three weeks. It shows a soccer pitch, the locker room, a team dinner all overrun by ordinary joes. OK, I get all that. » 5/19/12 12:00pm 5/19/12 12:00pm

Tera's Rabid Spokesman Brutalizes the Developers of Land of Dragonrunes

If you're wondering why the graphics update for Land of Dragonrunes » 3/28/12 2:40pm 3/28/12 2:40pm never came out, you only have the brutal hands of spokesman and MMA legend Bas Rutten to blame. Well, that and the fact that the game doesn't technically exist.

Is This Quantum Levitation Powered Real World WipeOut Track Too Good…

Reeking of amateurish CG and released by the seemingly nonexistent Japan Institute of Science and Technology, this video depicting a pair of miniature hover cars ripped straight out of Sony's WipeOut series sure gets me hungry for some futuristic racing. » 1/03/12 4:00pm 1/03/12 4:00pm

"I'm the Best Man. I Did It." Viral Freestyler Eli Porter Gets His Own…

Remember Eli Porter? You probably wouldn't by name. But he's the kid who went viral in the "Iron Mic" freestyle competition with the famous "I'm the best man. I did it." line. And for some reason filmmakers Trent Babbington and Walker Warren decided to make a documentary about that moment—and I'm glad they did. » 7/19/11 12:00pm 7/19/11 12:00pm

Homefront Balloons Don't Fly in San Francisco [Update]

A Homefront promotion for the Game Developers Conference involved releasing hundreds of red balloons in the downtown of one of the most environmentally conscious cities in America. Many floated into its neighboring bay. Bad idea? Yeah, you could say that. [Update] GameStop has released a statement, saying publisher THQ … » 3/02/11 8:00pm 3/02/11 8:00pm

The Source of the Call of Duty Hoax is Revealed [Update]

The source of the stir created by a Modern Warfare-themed countdown site - believed to be announcing another sequel, or a competitor's - has been traced to a Canadian troupe set to debut a Modern Warfare film next week. » 2/27/11 1:00pm 2/27/11 1:00pm