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This New Gaming Handheld Has a Crank (!!) And Looks Cool as Hell

Panic, the company who funded 'Firewatch,' has spent the last 20 years making Mac software. Now, they're doing something different.
Patrick Klepek
5 days ago
Games Reviews

'BOXBOY! + BOXGIRL!' = A Never-Too-Frustrating Delight

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Natalie Watson
4.25.19
Podcasts

You're Right to be Angry at Activision Blizzard, So Let's Talk About It

Also, the latest Nintendo Direct was sooooooooooo good.
Patrick Klepek
2.16.19
Gaming

Nintendo Makes It Clear that Piracy Is the Only Way to Preserve Video Game History

By shutting down the Wii Store Channel and not letting users download old games, Nintendo is once again showing that in the modern digital era, you don’t actually own the things you buy.
Karl Bode
Emanuel Maiberg
1.29.19
Culture

Millennials Tell Us the One Thing They’d Bring Back from Childhood

Tamagotchis. Snap bracelets. All of my hopes and dreams for the future?
Mica Lemiski
1.29.19
Gaming

'Metroid Prime 4' Development 'Restarting,' Nintendo Says in Video Apology

Retro Studios, the team behind the previous Metroid Prime games, is now working on the game.
Emanuel Maiberg
1.25.19
Super Mario Maker

‘Mario Maker’ Player Has Now Spent 2,500 Hours Trying to Beat His Own Level

Braden Moor has been fighting this fight since 2016, but he's still going.
Patrick Klepek
1.24.19
Listen

We Ruined Waypoint Radio with Adam Conover

On Waypoint Radio 215 Adam Conover from 'Adam Ruins Everything' joined us for a whirlwind games discussion.
Danielle Riendeau
1.18.19
nintendo

Watch This 87-Year-Old Grandma on a Walkthrough of Her 'Animal Crossing’ Town

She's logged more than 3,500 hours in “Animal Crossing: New Leaf” on her Nintendo 3DS.
Samantha Cole
1.14.19
Mario

Watching Someone Beat a Mario Game Without Pressing Right Is F'ing Wild

'New Super Mario Bros. U,' like most Mario games, asks you to move right to win. But what if you don't want to? That's where it gets tricky.
Patrick Klepek
1.10.19
Gaming

The First 2 Seconds of 'Super Mario Bros. 3' Fill Up 3,000 Printed Pages of CPU Operations

Two seconds and 120 frames takes up almost 3,000 pages of paper.
Matthew Gault
1.7.19
AI

This Guy Made a ‘Game Boy Supercomputer’ That Can Handle 1 Billion Frames Per Second

Teaching AI how to transfer knowledge from one game to another is a tricky task, but some clever hardware hacking offered a solution.
Daniel Oberhaus
12.19.18
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