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Tag: Funny

Super Mario 64 Challenge: Can You Outrun the 1-Up ‘Shroom?

Super Mario 64 Challenge: Can You Outrun the 1-Up ‘Shroom?
Like Grand Theft Auto and other sandbox-ish games, Super Mario 64 encourages players to dick around instead of defeating Bowser for the nth time. Unable to resist man’s urge to dick around, two Japanese gamers came up with a challenge on one of the levels of Super Mario 64: trigger the 1-up mushroom and collect all 8 red coins before the 1-up mushroom gets to them.

Notificator: Primitive Twitter or High-Tech Bulletin Board?

Notificator: Primitive Twitter or High-Tech Bulletin Board?
The article below, published in 1935 in the magazine Modern Mechanix, shows off a “robot messenger” called the Notificator, a gadget so nice Boing Boing posted it twice:

Walking iPad and iPhone Robots Are Completely Ridiculous, but We Love Them Anyhow

Walking iPad and iPhone Robots Are Completely Ridiculous, but We Love Them Anyhow
Not only do these iPad and iPhone have googley eyes, they have legs! Built by Terasaki-san, the iPad Walking Robot and iPhone Walking Robot are so cute we wanna puke. Check ’em out in all their leggy goodness in the video clip below: Okay, so they don’t really “walk” – it’s more like a wobbly-slide, but it’s still cute-puke-worthy, no?

Tetris Vs Contra: or is It?

Tetris Vs Contra: or is It?
Children are full of questions. If you open one up you’ll see that they’re made of nothing but drool and questions. Questions like: “Why do we have to eat?”, or “So I’m a poop factory?”, or  “What would Bill or Lance do if they were trapped in the world of Tetris?”

Little Old Lady Demands Removal of Google Pac-Man

Little Old Lady Demands Removal of Google Pac-Man
Now I didn’t realize that anyone actually needed tech support on how to use Google, but this audio recording from somebody’s granny demanding removal of Google’s recent Pac-Man game is just too funny to ignore. I love the part where she says she needs to “turn her monitor on” in order to reproduce the problem.

Why James Rhodes Looks Different in Iron Man 2, as Explained by a Pokemon Fan

Why James Rhodes Looks Different in Iron Man 2, as Explained by a Pokemon Fan
Some people have been wondering why Terrence Howard didn’t return to play as War Machine in Iron Man 2. Fork Party reader Andy B isn’t one of those people, because he knows exactly what happened:

Super Heroic Minimalism: Man + Noun = Superhero

Super Heroic Minimalism: Man + Noun = Superhero
Jonah Block aka biotwist has finally cracked the formula: Uhh, that last one doesn’t look right. Still makes for a good shirt though. Vote for it now on Threadless.

Adidas Goes to the Cantina [Star Wars]

Adidas Goes to the Cantina [Star Wars]
Just in time for the weekend, comes the greatest video of the week by a long shot… adidasoriginals put together this super-deluxe clip mashing up scenes from the famous Cantina scene in Star Wars with celebrity appearances from everyone from Daft Punk to Noel Gallagher to Snoop Dogg.

The iPad Comic has No Room for Adlibs

The iPad Comic has No Room for Adlibs
From the moment we heard its name, we all knew that the iPad was going to be a comedy goldmine. Comedian Adam Kontras takes it to another level; recently he’s been promoting himself as the iPad Comic.

Hardcore Gamer Aptitude Test: One More Thing to Brag About

Hardcore Gamer Aptitude Test: One More Thing to Brag About
Gamespy invites gamers to test just how hard their cores are with the Hardcore Gamer Aptitude Test, or HGAT. The multiple choice test spans an annoyingly diverse selection of questions, from history – which includes historical facts about games, memes and consoles – to video game analogies, and just to screw with us, math.

LG Flutter Concept Phone: in the Future, There Will be No Such Thing as Convenience

LG Flutter Concept Phone: in the Future, There Will be No Such Thing as Convenience
LG’s recently concluded Design the Future contest required contestants to draw up “the future of mobile communication.”  Dua Xiong’s entry, the Flutter,nisn’t the winning design. It still won something though – the Prop Master’s Choice Award, which is supposedly given to “cutting-edge design.” 

Laser Scissors: Cutting Edge

Laser Scissors: Cutting Edge
Behold – the laser scissors. It’s a pair of scissors… with a frickin’ laser beam! And that is all that you need to know. Go buy it now. Why are you still here? What? No, the laser can’t cut paper by itself; that’s what the scissor is for.

The Most Awesome Claw Machine in the World

The Most Awesome Claw Machine in the World
Because everything is big in Texas: This machine must be surrounded by hopeful gamers every single day.

Cat Hates Nintendo

Cat Hates Nintendo
We don’t know what’s gotten into this black and white demon cat, but every time this guy tries to play with his NES controller, kitty goes ballistic.

Pokémon: Gotta Buy ‘Em All

Pokémon: Gotta Buy ‘Em All
It must be insanely hard to be a Pokémon fan. For someone who’s been trained to “catch ’em all”, it’s bad enough that there are a hundred and one Pokémon games out there, there’s also the awesome merchandise to collect.

IPhone Revolver Holder: Put a Gun to Your Head Every Time the Phone Rings

IPhone Revolver Holder: Put a Gun to Your Head Every Time the Phone Rings
Assuming you don’t have to pass through airport security, this iPhone carrying case that looks like a gun will definitely draw attention whenever you whip it out to make a call. Created using 3D object printing technology on a MakerBot, DIY-er Junior Tan created this bit of awesome for all of us to enjoy.

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