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Category: Video Games

Hands-on Review: Alienware Alpha R2 Compact Gaming PC

Hands-on Review: Alienware Alpha R2 Compact Gaming PC
If you’ve been thinking about investing in a gaming PC, but don’t want to spend thousands or take up a bunch of space with agigantic tower system, you’ll definitely want to check out the latest generation of the Alienware Alpha – the Alpha R2.

Pokévision Finds all the Pokémon in Your Area… When the Servers Work

Pokévision Finds all the Pokémon in Your Area… When the Servers Work
It’s way too hot in Texas to do much of anything outside right now. It’s been 105ºF with the heat index each day this week and the weekend will be even hotter. That means if you want to go out hunting Pokémon, you better do it at night when it’s a cooler 80ºF, but you’ll still enjoy the lovely 98% humidity.

Pokédates Pokémon Go Dating App: Gotta Match ’em All

Pokédates Pokémon Go Dating App: Gotta Match ’em All
I’m sure many trainers get lonely, out there catching Pokémon all by themselves. If only they had a place that would help them find that special someone to catch Pocket Monsters with. Well, maybe this app can help.

The NES Mini Gets a Retro Commercial

The NES Mini Gets a Retro Commercial
Last week Nintendo announced an awesome “new” piece of hardware: the NES Classic Edition (aka the NES Mini), a tiny version of the classic console with 30 games built right in. Sweet! It’s all about nostalgia, and that nostalgia will sell tons of units.

Kirby Cafes Coming to Japan: Suck up Some Delicious Eats

Kirby Cafes Coming to Japan: Suck up Some Delicious Eats
Good ole Kirby is coming to Japan, but you’ll be doing all the inhaling this time. That’s because Kirby will be coming to a chain of cafes, and he’s bringing along some tasty looking eats. These desserts look particularly appealing: I’m not sure if that is a tomato flavored cupcake or not though.

BMW Lets Drivers Control Real Cars Video Game Style

BMW Lets Drivers Control Real Cars Video Game Style
How’s this for a fun idea? BMW USA apparently outfitted a BMW M6 and M6 GTLM with live cameras and R/C technology so they could be driven by remote control in the style of a first-person racing game.

Play Pokemon GO Even Longer with This Pokédex Phone Battery Case

Play Pokemon GO Even Longer with This Pokédex Phone Battery Case
Between the network connection, GPS, and camera, Pokémon GO will really drain your phone’s battery, which makes catching Pokémon even harder. You should pick up a portable charger or battery case for your device if you plan on playing for very long.

Fallout 4 Breakfast Making Contraption Is Crazy

Fallout 4 Breakfast Making Contraption Is Crazy
I know that people are making some crazy stuff in Fallout 4, but this breakfast making machine is just nuts. It is so detailed and complex that it must have taken ages to complete. This crazy machine was made by former scientist Matt Hamlin (a.k.a.

Nintendo Is Launching a Miniature NES This Holiday Season

Nintendo Is Launching a Miniature NES This Holiday Season
For years now we have been forced to buy knock-off NES replicas since Nintendo has never re-released the console. Well, those knockoffs are about to get dusty on store shelves, because Nintendo has announced that they’re launching its own miniature NES called the Nintendo Classic Edition (or Nintendo Classic Mini in Europe).

Pokémon GO Takes to The Skies

Pokémon GO Takes to The Skies
Pokémon Go is blowing up like crazy. Everyone is playing it and getting out and walking. But what if you are lazy and don’t feel like walking just to catch Pokémon? We already saw one person playing the game using a drone, and now it seems that it’s turning into a trend.

Genius Plays Pokémon Go with Drone

Genius Plays Pokémon Go with Drone
So what do you do if you really like Pokémon Go, but don’t agree with Nintendo’s evil plans to make you go outside? You go full on MacGyver like this dude and strap your Android device to a DJI drone and fly to catch ’em all.

Warcraft Durotan Plush Slippers Look Cooler Than the Movie

Warcraft Durotan Plush Slippers Look Cooler Than the Movie
I love video games, and I love going to the movies, but I skipped the Warcraft flick because it looked like a big stinking turd. I think its rapid plummet at the box office proved my decision correct.

Play Tetris on This Bookcase

Play Tetris on This Bookcase
Books are so last century. Maybe we can come up with a better use for those old outdated bookcases. That’s what Øyvind Berntsen did. He added LEDs to the cells of his bookcase, then made them programmable so he can display pixelated images in multiple colors.

Yogurtland Gets Mario-Themed Flavors

Yogurtland Gets Mario-Themed Flavors
I’m not familiar with the Yogurtland franchise, but I presume it’s a frozen yogurt place along the lines of TCBY and the throngs of similar stores. Yogurtland has some flavors coming soon that fans of Mario might want to check out.

A Working Pokémon Game Inside a Game Boy Advance Inside of Minecraft

A Working Pokémon Game Inside a Game Boy Advance Inside of Minecraft
Minecraft is the digital equivalent of LEGO. You can build almost anything you can imagine inside the game. People imagine quite a lot and they all build their dreams. Redditor Requag recently built a working version of Pokémon Fire Red within the world of Minecraft. 

Microsoft Is Adding a Wheelchair Option to Xbox Avatars

Microsoft Is Adding a Wheelchair Option to Xbox Avatars
Great news for disabled gamers who play on the Xbox One. Microsoft is adding the ability for avatars to ride in a wheelchair. Now more folks can have cool avatars that represent them better. It looks like they are also adding some visual tweaks as well.