Television's night of nights is also Spelunky's night of nights, it seems, with the brutal platformer making a surprise appearance during the awards show.

The Colbert Report won for Best Writing In A Variety Series, and when they cut to one of those writers, Rob Dubbin (who also writes about games sometimes) he was...playing Spelunky. No reason. Just because it's awesome.

(image via Superannuation)


Bonus: first-person camera view as Rob collects his gong: