Where’d All the Titanfall Players Go? To Watch the World Cup.

Titanfall is a great game, one that's capable of captivating players for hours on end. But the World Cup only happens every four years. As this chart of simultaneous players in Europe during yesterday's matches shows, sometimes red cards and free kicks take precedence over Burn Cards and unlocks. » 6/20/14 4:00pm 6/20/14 4:00pm

I'm Cool With One Of The Best Cartoons Of The Year Also Being An Ad

This is The Last Game. It's a 5:28 animated short that is many things. It's a commercial for Nike. More importantly, it's a "World Cup" commercial for Nike when it's not actually allowed to make official World Cup commercials (since that's Adidas' job). But I don't care about any of those things. I just love it as a… » 6/11/14 12:30am 6/11/14 12:30am

Mind-Controlled Pong is One Step Toward a World Cup Kickoff

Controlling games with brainwaves is a vogue research subject—Patricia Hernandez herself tested out a demo that involved tossing trucks telekinetically—but a team of researchers have applied it to a competitive game—Pong—with the goal of allowing a paralyzed person to make the ceremonial kickoff of the 2014 World Cup. » 6/22/13 5:00pm 6/22/13 5:00pm