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# video-games - Monday 2 June, 2014

Candy Crush addicts will identify with this crushingly honest trailer
# Crushing Addiction
From The Daily Edge
# Crushing Addiction

Candy Crush addicts will identify with this crushingly honest trailer

Jun 2nd 2014, 11:00 AM 2,384 Views 0 Comments

It’s basically the Kardashians of video games.

# video-games - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Nintendo won't allow gamers be gay in new game
# No Go
# No Go

Nintendo won't allow gamers be gay in new game

May 7th 2014, 9:34 PM 15,084 Views 41 Comments

Nintendo will ignore social media campaigns that call for people to be allowed be gay in a new game.

# video-games - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Over 2,000 copies of 'worst video game ever' found in desert landfill
# ET Go Hole
# ET Go Hole

Over 2,000 copies of 'worst video game ever' found in desert landfill

Apr 27th 2014, 2:21 PM 35,045 Views 49 Comments

The E.T game was made for a massive budget, but was slated upon release.

# video-games - Monday 14 April, 2014

9 of the coolest costumes from the MCM Dublin Comic Con
# Geek Squad
From The Daily Edge
# Geek Squad

9 of the coolest costumes from the MCM Dublin Comic Con

Apr 14th 2014, 4:50 PM 6,162 Views 7 Comments

The event brought all the comic book and video game nerds in Ireland to Dublin last weekend.

# video-games - Monday 7 April, 2014

Super Mario jumps out of a TV and destroys house in amazing animation
# It's A-me
From The Daily Edge
# It's A-me

Super Mario jumps out of a TV and destroys house in amazing animation

Apr 7th 2014, 3:30 PM 2,711 Views 0 Comments

Itsa-me, Mario, all up in your house, destroying your possessions.

People played Tetris on the side of a huge skyscraper to celebrate its 30th birthday
# Stack Em Up
From The Daily Edge
# Stack Em Up

People played Tetris on the side of a huge skyscraper to celebrate its 30th birthday

Apr 7th 2014, 3:00 PM 7,522 Views 6 Comments

Yes, Tetris is 30 years old. Wowser.

# video-games - Monday 17 March, 2014

This student is building an epic replica of Manhattan inside Minecraft
# Er Wow
# Er Wow

This student is building an epic replica of Manhattan inside Minecraft

Mar 17th 2014, 11:00 AM 23,183 Views 31 Comments

Talk about building blocks…

# video-games - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

This has gotta be the most convincing ad for car insurance yet
# Car Fighter
From The Daily Edge
# Car Fighter

This has gotta be the most convincing ad for car insurance yet

Feb 25th 2014, 7:37 AM 2,312 Views 1 Comment

This Turkish car insurance ad will scare the LAW into you.

# video-games - Friday 14 February, 2014

Brevik wants to hunger strike for better video games
# Norway
# Norway

Brevik wants to hunger strike for better video games

Feb 14th 2014, 9:12 PM 20,998 Views 99 Comments

The mass murderer has described the conditions in prison as ‘torture’.

# video-games - Monday 10 February, 2014

13 addictive games that almost ruined your life
# Game Over?
From The Daily Edge
# Game Over?

13 addictive games that almost ruined your life

Feb 10th 2014, 2:45 PM 7,737 Views 17 Comments

Just one more level. One more.

# video-games - Sunday 2 February, 2014

To those who would call me a thug or worse: Some of the week's best sportswriting
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

To those who would call me a thug or worse: Some of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 2nd 2014, 8:30 AM 3,761 Views 3 Comments

Grab a coffee, relax and enjoy the best sports journalism on the web.

# video-games - Monday 20 January, 2014

Can video games actually make you smarter?
# Game On
From The Daily Edge
# Game On

Can video games actually make you smarter?

Jan 20th 2014, 8:07 AM 1,032 Views 3 Comments

Here’s the perfect excuse to spend all day in front of the Xbox.

# video-games - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

This man owns 11,000 video games and is now a world record holder
# Gamer
# Gamer

This man owns 11,000 video games and is now a world record holder

Dec 25th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,224 Views 32 Comments

Michael Thomasson is 31 years old and owned exactly 10,607 games when the Guinness Book of Records people came around.

# video-games - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Watch this scarily accurate parody of every newbie gamer ever
# N00bs
From The Daily Edge
# N00bs

Watch this scarily accurate parody of every newbie gamer ever

Dec 12th 2013, 5:18 PM 1,555 Views 1 Comment

What happens if I press A? Oh. That.

# video-games - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Watch a real-life Mario and Luigi face off in this amazing stop-motion video
# It's-a Go
From The Daily Edge
# It's-a Go

Watch a real-life Mario and Luigi face off in this amazing stop-motion video

Dec 11th 2013, 9:13 AM 937 Views 0 Comments

Warning: You can’t get this version of Mario Kart for Christmas.

# video-games - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Over 2 million Playstation 4s have been sold in three weeks
# Console Wars
# Console Wars

Over 2 million Playstation 4s have been sold in three weeks

Dec 3rd 2013, 11:13 AM 11,337 Views 65 Comments

In the next generation of the console wars, it’s first blood to Sony.

# video-games - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Primary school asks parents not to get their kids Grand Theft Auto for Christmas
# GTA V
From The Daily Edge
# GTA V

Primary school asks parents not to get their kids Grand Theft Auto for Christmas

Nov 26th 2013, 3:35 PM 20,836 Views 111 Comments

The games have a negative impact on children’s “language and concentration levels”, says principal.

# video-games - Monday 25 November, 2013

Anger as Xtra-Vision doesn’t honour Xbox pre-orders unless extra game is bought
# No Deal
# No Deal

Anger as Xtra-Vision doesn’t honour Xbox pre-orders unless extra game is bought

Nov 25th 2013, 10:28 PM 52,993 Views 141 Comments

This requirement was asked of pre-order customers even if they had already paid in full for the new Xbox One console.

# video-games - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

The cost of building a PS4 is cheaper than you would expect
# PS4
# PS4

The cost of building a PS4 is cheaper than you would expect

Nov 20th 2013, 2:14 PM 21,434 Views 66 Comments

The console will go on sale for €399 on 29th November, a week after the Xbox One is released.

# video-games - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Gaming granny goes on a rant about British Gas while playing GTA V From The Daily Edge

Gaming granny goes on a rant about British Gas while playing GTA V

Oct 30th 2013, 4:17 PM 1,542 Views 0 Comments

That’s one way to get out your frustration!

# video-games - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

(Not) in the game: EA Sports cut Tiger loose
# Dropped
From The42
# Dropped

(Not) in the game: EA Sports cut Tiger loose

Oct 29th 2013, 9:02 AM 17,927 Views 22 Comments

Golf’s world number one will end his 15-year association with the video game developer.

# video-games - Friday 11 October, 2013

WATCH: 41 small but amazing touches in Grand Theft Auto 5
# 2 Real
From The Daily Edge
# 2 Real

WATCH: 41 small but amazing touches in Grand Theft Auto 5

Oct 11th 2013, 12:50 PM 2,583 Views 1 Comment

The game’s attention to detail is something else.

# video-games - Friday 20 September, 2013

9 life lessons taken from childhood video games
# One Up
From The Daily Edge
# One Up

9 life lessons taken from childhood video games

Sep 20th 2013, 1:00 PM 11,270 Views 21 Comments

As the world says goodbye to Hiroshi Yamauchi, what did his creations teach us?

# video-games - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

An Australian shop gave away fake cocaine at its GTA V launch
# Madness
From The Daily Edge
# Madness

An Australian shop gave away fake cocaine at its GTA V launch

Sep 18th 2013, 11:04 AM 1,337 Views 1 Comment

Reeeeal cool, guys.

# video-games - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Why is there so much fuss about Grand Theft Auto V or 'GTA V'?
# Grand Theft What?
From The Daily Edge
# Grand Theft What?

Why is there so much fuss about Grand Theft Auto V or 'GTA V'?

Sep 17th 2013, 3:35 PM 2,204 Views 8 Comments

Fans around the world are going crazy for the latest edition of the game.

Check out the queues for GTA V last night
# What's All This?
From The Daily Edge
# What's All This?

Check out the queues for GTA V last night

Sep 17th 2013, 12:16 PM 2,336 Views 6 Comments

People were really excited about it.

# video-games - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Church + Street Fighter II = Excellence
# Hadouken
From The Daily Edge
# Hadouken

Church + Street Fighter II = Excellence

Jul 24th 2013, 10:00 AM 440 Views 1 Comment

90s video games make everything better.

# video-games - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Are you a real geek or a pretend geek?
# PLEASE TWI-HARDER
From The Daily Edge
# PLEASE TWI-HARDER

Are you a real geek or a pretend geek?

Jul 18th 2013, 2:05 PM 2,388 Views 6 Comments

True geeks put their imposters to shame.

# video-games - Friday 21 June, 2013

How to make Super Mario even better? Rap about it
# Super Rap Mario
From The Daily Edge
# Super Rap Mario

How to make Super Mario even better? Rap about it

Jun 21st 2013, 5:19 PM 413 Views 0 Comments

Super Mario has never been so cool.

Dad rents cinema out for son's 13th birthday...
# Best Day Ever
From The Daily Edge
# Best Day Ever

Dad rents cinema out for son's 13th birthday...

Jun 21st 2013, 3:49 PM 1,224 Views 1 Comment

…so he can play games on the giant screen.

# video-games - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Why Lana Del Rey is the Queen of the Internet
# Lana Del Memefest
From The Daily Edge
# Lana Del Memefest

Why Lana Del Rey is the Queen of the Internet

May 26th 2013, 1:00 PM 16,086 Views 2 Comments

Honestly, it’s Lana’s internet world and we’re all just web browsing in it.

# video-games - Saturday 25 May, 2013

12 games consoles that made your Christmas mornings a dream*
# Game On
From The Daily Edge
# Game On

12 games consoles that made your Christmas mornings a dream*

May 25th 2013, 8:15 PM 21,531 Views 125 Comments

*If you were lucky.

# video-games - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Google gets us hooked on classic Atari game
# Atari Breakout
# Atari Breakout

Google gets us hooked on classic Atari game

May 14th 2013, 1:31 PM 15,914 Views 11 Comments

Search engine ‘Easter Egg’ lets users play Atari Breakout to celebrate the game’s 37th birthday.

# video-games - Saturday 6 April, 2013

The 5 worst sports video games of all time
# Finish Him
From The42
# Finish Him

The 5 worst sports video games of all time

Apr 6th 2013, 7:00 AM 2,765 Views 3 Comments

Just because you’re a famous basketball player, doesn’t mean you can sell a Kung Fu game

# video-games - Saturday 9 March, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added dancing in speedos
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added dancing in speedos

Mar 9th 2013, 7:48 PM 9,793 Views 4 Comments

Here are all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

9 video game characters you wanted to be when you grew up
# Level Up
From The Daily Edge
# Level Up

9 video game characters you wanted to be when you grew up

Mar 9th 2013, 6:00 PM 9,547 Views 49 Comments

Admit it, you looked up to Sonic the Hedgehog a little bit.

# video-games - Saturday 23 February, 2013

16 video game songs which you'll know every note of
# Super Memory Bros
From The Daily Edge
# Super Memory Bros

16 video game songs which you'll know every note of

Feb 23rd 2013, 12:00 PM 11,190 Views 36 Comments

From Tetris to Mortal Kombat.

# video-games - Sunday 16 December, 2012

These were THE video games of 2012
# Gaming
# Gaming

These were THE video games of 2012

Dec 16th 2012, 9:45 AM 7,405 Views 75 Comments

Lou Kesten of Associated Press picks the games that made the biggest impact on gamers in 2012.

# video-games - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Video games could help prevent older people from falling
# Wii Bit Of Fun
# Wii Bit Of Fun

Video games could help prevent older people from falling

Oct 10th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,864 Views 7 Comments

Research from Trinity and Queen’s finds that older people’s balance can be improved by games using the Wii balance board.

# video-games - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

VIDEO: A history of the basketball video game in four and a half minutes
# Nostalgia
From The42
# Nostalgia

VIDEO: A history of the basketball video game in four and a half minutes

Aug 29th 2012, 10:30 PM 801 Views 0 Comments

The genre has come a long way since its humble beginnings on the Atari 2600 in 1979.