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01.13.15 Rhett Jones

Well, this is a mash-up that was just waiting to happen: The folks at GTA Series Videos have brought together one of the most unhinged and violent movies with one of the most unhinged and violent video games, and the two are a perfect fit. Using the original audio from a Clockwork Orange, these mash-up-meisters […]

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01.09.15 Prachi Gupta

As one of the marvels of technology is its ability to turn the stuff of fictional into reality, one South African Destiny fan has replicated a hand cannon from the game into a bona-fide weapon. Product designer Kirby Downey created a model using CAD software and 3D printed the parts. He assembled it — without […]

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12.30.14 Rhett Jones

Who needs tarot cards when you can shake a barrel of monkeys while charging your destiny, listen to some sick drum & bass and read your future through an intricate system of glitched out apes? Monkey Fortune Tell  is a mini-game that was cooked up by Alien Melon during a game development jam session and it makes your […]

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12.24.14 Rhett Jones

Leave it to the Japanese to show us how a beatboxing battle should really go down. This video by Seiichiro Shimizu pits contestants against one another with animated avatars illustrating the contest in a street fighter style scenario complete with power-ups, special moves and victory dances. The two work together in a symbiotic relationship with sound dictating action and providing […]

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12.23.14 Rhett Jones

Floppy Cloud lets you play NES and Super Nintendo game Roms on your iPhone by cleverly disguising itself as file managing app. Normally apps like this are prohibited on the Apple’s products and services so expect this to be available for oh say … download it now! It seriously won’t last long. All you have to […]

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12.18.14 Michael Rougeau

ANIMAL’s feature Game Plan asks game developers to share a bit about their process and some working images from the creation of a recent game. This week, we spoke with Robert Yang about Intimate, Infinite, a three-pronged exploration of the infinite and the inevitable. Robert Yang has been a fan of Argentine short story writer […]

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12.15.14 Rhett Jones

While many classic Nintendo songs will be instantly recognizable to Americans of a certain age, they weren’t quite the living room staple for those growing up in Soviet Russia. As part of an Indiegogo campaign, Russian-born Sonya Belousova has put together a video where she listens to classic 8-bit themes for the first time and […]

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12.12.14 Rhett Jones

Sega has announced its plans to begin turning its games into full fledged feature films, TV shows and digital series through it’s production arm Stories International. Titles that have been mentioned for the motion picture treatment include Golden Axe, Altered Beast, Virtua Fighter and Crazy Taxi. While Altered Beast could be cool, Virtua Fighter just reminds us how bad Street […]

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12.11.14 Peter Yeh

Microsoft, the software giant everyone loves to hate, has announced it has begun accepting bitcoin for Xbox and Microsoft accounts via Bitpay, a Bitcoin payment processor that most companies use. You can only add in fixed dollar amounts up to $100, and the funds can be used to digitally purchase Xbox games, music, video, and […]

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12.04.14 Michael Rougeau

ANIMAL’s feature Game Plan asks game developers to share a bit about their process and some working images from the creation of a recent game. This week, we spoke with Porpentine about With Those We Love Alive, a text-based browser game about love, power and an alien empress. With Those We Love Alive opens on […]

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