Would You Like to See A Realistic Minecraft? [Videos]

Realistic Sytyled Minecraft Screens

One of things that stands out when you first start playing Minecraft, is the design. Minecraft stepped away from the eye-candy that has become the norm in video gaming and focused on the fundamental aspect of any and every video game: gameplay. If we were talking about a website, we might say: usability. I am pretty sure there is a lesson in there somewhere, but let's stick to the fun stuff right now. ;) In the videos below, YouTuber Flashcode has created realistic Minecraft videos using ... Continue Reading

The Largest Minecraft City Ever Made [Video]

The Largest Minecraft City Screen

It's called, Titan City, and it's the largest Minecraft city that's ever been built...so far. After two years and 4,500,000 cubes, this skyscraper metropolis is full of navigable buildings with some of the coolest and create Minecraft architecture you've ever seen—and he's still adding to it! Just watching this video tour of Titan City gave me some Minecraft building inspiration. ... Continue Reading

Super Mario Super Heros

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I initially was going to be posting the image below—which is way awesome—but as I searched for a decent featured image for the post, I scooped up this gem that's pictured above. These are great! I love mashups. :) ... Continue Reading

Street Fighter Winter Sweater

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This is the most EPIC sweater I've ever seen. #WANT I love the mix of bit graphics on the canvas of a knitted sweater. Plus, the subtle KO's, power meters, and the snowflake Hadouken between them. Please: ... Continue Reading

Diggin’ in the Carts: A Video Game Music Documentary

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I've never thought about it much until now. The influence that Japanese video game music has had on our culture is certainly underestimated. Just think of the hours and hours that gamers have listened to in the course of their life! In fact, in the documentary Diggin' in the Carts, they argue that video game music is Japan's number one exported art in the world. I'd have a hard time arguing that point. ... Continue Reading

Contraption Maker [Game Review]

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Contraption Maker is a digital Rube Goldberg machine maker and puzzler. This was launched as a remake of the classic Incredible Machine game from back in the day. And it's a load of fun. :) In a day and age of 3D eye candy, this really breaks the form. I had fun playing around on it, but I actually snagged it for my 7-year old son who is just loving it! Best of all, it's on sale until September 29th for only $1.49! Check it out: ... Continue Reading