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Strut your Geek Chic with these Game Controller Cufflinks

The arena of geek fashion has evolved far beyond the domain of pretentious, pabst-sipping sods. Geek Chic is no longer a self-referential term used by people who are trying to sound like intellectuals. Rather, it's a wide, all-ecompassing term which incorporates a wide array of fashion and design choices. Far from being something ironic, it's a celebration of all things geeky. Today, I'd like to hit you with a dose of that geeky fashion: video game controller cufflinks.

Deep Sea Turns Virtual Reality Into Virtual Terror

Human beings have a primal, unshakable fear of the unknown. It's something that's been hard-coded into us by evolution: back when we were all living in the treetops, the dark places of the world held a whole host of predators ready to tear us limb from limb; the deep night was one of the most dangerous times of day. The most skilled, masterful horror artists use this fear to great effect: the human imagination is, after all, an incredibly powerful tool. In other words, the less you see of something, the more frightening it is.

That's the whole basis of the virtual reality game "Deep Sea."

Retroarch: Your One-Stop Shop For All Things Emulation

Today, I'd like to talk to all of you fine folks out there who are trying to keep old-school gaming and nostalgia alive on the PC through the magic of emulation - I've a too you'll find very interesting. Old gaming hardware is becoming scarcer and scarcer and the games that we all once knew and loved are becoming more and more difficult to find.  There may eventually come a day when ROMs and Emulators are the only way to keep the passion - and the memory - alive. 

The RetroN Consoles: The Perfect Way To Enjoy Gaming's Past Glories

It's a sad fact of being a retro gaming enthusiast: eventually, there aren't going to be any working old-school consoles left. As a result, unless we all want to resign ourselves to abandoning your passion once your console dies on you (which it will), ROMs and Emulation are only way to keep the hobby alive...right? 

Not exactly. 

Are You And Your iPad In The Toilet?

With the Pedestal Stand for iPad with toilet roll holder from CTA Digital, now less than ever does business need to be interrupted. Not even when you're doing your business.

The Playstation 4 Could Change the Face of Gaming

For those of you not already aware; Wednesday was a big day for the games industry. it was on that day, early into the evening, that the Playstation 4 - Sony's next generation offering- was finally unveiled, to much fanfare. The console, which is due by the holiday season of 2013; is easily powerful enough to blow pretty much any of the current gen offerings straight out of the water, and the launch titles thus far look positively brilliant. That's not what makes it exciting, though.

It's only when one looks closer - at some of the features of the console - that one realizes just what this system could mean for the industry.

Get Scared! - 3 Best Sites To Satiate Your Appetite For Fear

After we covered Hotel 626, an online haunted house full of multimedia-rich material that went viral, we found our readers love to have their socks knocked off in horror. Unfortunately, Hotel 626 is no longer online, so we went to work to see where fans of horror games can go next. Check out these other scary online games that will cause your cursor to shake uncontrollably.

Archos Announces Android Tablet Built for Gaming

The Archos GamePad packs the variety of the Google Play store, a fairly large screen, and a multitude of physical controls all in a sleek package.

Domo Toaster Gives Bread More Bite, Won't Harm Kittens

Can't get enough of Domo, NHK Japan's lovable toothy mascot? Well guess what, your dreams have come true! Not only does the Domo Toaster brand an image of Domo-kun onto each and every slice of your morning toast, the toaster itself is styled to look just like Domo.

Angry Birds Meat Snacks: A Tastier Way to Crunch Some Pork

Gamers playing Angry Birds can really work up an appetite and snack attacks are as common as pig attacks. What to do? Angry Birds' developer Rovio and Chinese pork producer JoyCome have teamed up to create some seriously symbiotic bite-size taste treats: Angry Birds Meat Snacks!