Super Mario’s back in McDonald’s Happy Meals

Do people still go out of their way to get Happy Meal toys? This was a big deal for me growing up, and I still have the awesome transforming food set that dropped in the late 80s or early 90s. In fact, my kid plays with those incredible toys. Well, some trips to McDonald’s may […]

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This new iPhone 8 concept is the phone we want

Now that the Galaxy S8 has been released, attention has turned to the iPhone 8. If it’s anything like the latest concept from Concepts iPhone, it will be definitely be a hit. Concepts iPhone is a YouTube channel that specializes in creating some of the best-looking iPhone concepts around. It’s latest one imagines what the reported […]

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Google engineer takes incredible low light photos with the Pixel

Smartphone cameras have improved drastically over the past few years, approaching DSLR levels of quality. There’s still a gap, but these stunning photos taken by a Google engineer prove the disparity will be eliminated soon enough. Florian Kainz, a software engineer at Google Daydream, attempted to produce low-light, long exposure shots using the Pixel and Nexus 6P. […]

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Animal Crossing speedrun record set at 22 hours, 49 minutes

That’s right, a speedrun for Animal Crossing, the original village life simulator that released back on the GameCube and commanded oh-so-much of my free time in college. What a magical game that was. This speedrun was earned at 22 hours, 49 minutes. It demands paying off all debt, unlocking all items, finding all fossils, fish, everything. This […]

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Surprise! Hidden gem de Blob launches on Steam

THQ Nordic, one of the remnants of THQ’s bankruptcy and subsequent dismantling, has gone and done the work of bringing de Blob from the Wii to the PC. Originally released in 2008 on the Wii, de Blob is an interesting 3D platformer where players spat the world with uniquely colored ink to revive sections from black and white. […]

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10 best new Android games from April 2017!

Android gaming is getting bigger and better every month it seems and there is always a slew of new titles coming to Google Play. Whether you’re a casual gamer or you want something with a beat more meat on its bones, there’s usually a game coming out to suit everyone’s taste. Let’s take a look […]

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Persona 5’s swimsuit DLC is out now and completely free

Been rocking Tokyo as a member of the Phantom Thieves lately in Persona 5? Getting ready for the fast approach of summer as April turns into May? Us too, on both fronts. Good news, then! The swimsuit DLC is officially live for Persona 5. Even better news? It’s totally free. You can nab it right here on […]

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Apple wants to charge your iPhone via Wi-Fi

A new Apple patent suggests the company is looking at ways to charge your device via Wi-Fi—no more stationary wireless charging pads. In a U.S. Patent and Trademark filing, via Apple Insider, it appears Apple is investigating medium- to long-distance wireless charging technologies that go well beyond what’s available today. This isn’t the first report […]

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Nintendo’s very first game designer, Genyo Takeda, is retiring

When people think of Nintendo, they tend to think of either Mario-creator Shigeru Miyamoto or the late president, Satoru Iwata, but 68-year-old Genyo Taekda belongs right next to those names. And now, he’s set to retire at the end of June after 45 years with the company. Takeda was hired in 1972, and created the […]

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Forza’s new Porsche partnership hints at a long life for the franchise

For years, there was a gaping hole in Forza Motorsport‘s car lineup. Ferrari, Lamborghini, Aston Martin, they’re all there. Koenigsegg, Pagani, McLaren, they’re there too. Porsche, though, has been conspicuously absent thanks to an exclusivity deal the car manufacturer held with Electronic Arts. Now, though, that exclusivity deal is up, and it’s painting a picture of […]

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iPhone 8 mold indicates key camera change

A supposed CNC-milled mold for the iPhone 8 has leaked, confirming a few details about the upcoming device. Tweeted on Friday by Benjamin Geskin, the mold appears to show the iPhone 8 will feature a vertical dual-lens camera system, lining up with recent leaks. Supposedly, the tweaked arrangement will result in improved photos, and may […]

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Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 leaked by Korean Ratings Board

Because just one bundle wasn’t enough to do the Blue Bomber justice, Capcom is allegedly on the verge of announcing yet another one! The Korean Ratings Board has leaked the existence of the Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. The new bundle allegedly will contain at least Mega Man 7, 8, 9, and 10, […]

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Apple stops paying Qualcomm royalties amid legal battle

The court battle between Apple and Qualcomm is getting nasty. A few weeks ago, Qualcomm claimed Apple suppliers were underpaying iPhone royalties. Now, Qualcomm has revealed that Apple will not pay any royalties pertaining to Q1 sales of iPhones in 2017. Apple sued Qualcomm for $1 billion over allegations that Qualcomm was charging it for technologies it […]

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Here’s our first look at Tesla’s semi truck

The semi truck Tesla CEO Elon Musk said we’d get a glimpse at later this year has officially been teased in picture form—let the hype train begin. During a TED talk this week, Musk showed off a video for the “Boring Company,” in which he envisions underground tunnels as a way to get around dense […]

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