As any fan of the Alien franchise is aware, xenomorphs are bad news. Death follows wherever they go, and the devastation they bring is reflected in the latest poster for Alien: Covenant, the upcoming entry in the series of films. … Read the rest
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The first video game Easter Egg is commonly understood to be the inclusion of Warren Robinett’s name within the Atari 2600 1979 classic Adventure. However, former Microsoft Vice President and arcade gaming enthusiast Ed Fries discovered that the 1977 sci-fi space simulator, Starship 1, had its own juicy secret just waiting to be discovered.… Read the rest
With his cheery disposition in the dismal world of Dark Souls, Solaire of Astora is one of the franchise’s most recognizable characters. Striking his iconic “praise the sun” pose, Solaire joins Artorias the Abysswalker and The Great Grey Wolf Sif as the newest collectible in First 4 Figures’ Dark Souls line.… Read the rest
Sure, Link could rewind time with his ocarina, but this guy can change a thermostat using the little Japanese flute.
We’re big fans of Zelda’s music, but Sufficiently Advanced‘s use of an ocarina puts us to shame. Using a Raspberry Pi and various gadgets, he is able to unlock his doors, water his plants, and even find his phone.… Read the rest
The modern-day blacksmiths of the Man At Arms: Reforged team have released a video of their latest video game-inspired project: deadly assassin Yasuo’s iconic sword from League of Legends.
The Nameless Blade is a katana with motifs reflecting Yasuo’s ability to control wind.… Read the rest