Happy 15th birthday, PlayStation 2!

Happy 15th birthday, PlayStation 2! Sony launched their second home console in Japan on March 4, 2000, with games such as Street Fighter EX3 and Kessen . Eventually, the PS2 became not only the best-selling console of its generation, but the best-selling console overall , with over 155 million units sold worldwide. Read more..

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The Elder Scrolls is Ready for Total War

Nearly all the Scrolls games talk up great battles, but you never actually get to fight one. Now there’s a Medieval II: Total War: Kingdoms mod to change that. Read more… Continue reading

Do You Use Chopsticks Correctly? Are You Sure?

Often foreigners in Japan are complimented on how they use chopsticks. Many, however, are not actually using them properly. Then again, neither are most Japanese people Continue reading

Tokyo’s Newest Godzilla Statue Unveiled

Previously, Kotaku reported that a Godzilla hotel was opening in Tokyo this April. Next to the hotel, a huge ‘Zilla head was slated to appear, but all we’ve seen were computerized concept images. Until now. Continue reading

No Love Lost Between Josh Smith And Hawks Fans

Josh Smith is an Atlanta-area native who played for the Hawks for nine seasons, but Hawks fans seem as overjoyed to be rid of Smith as Smith is to be rid of them. This wasn’t always the case: in his first return to Philips Arena last season as a member of the Detroit Pistons, he received “‘some cheering, a little bit of boos.” But perhaps because the Hawks are finally soaring past the 44ish-win teams Smith seemed to always play for—and because it is fun to go after the guy who was released halfway through a $54 million contract—Hawks fans booed the hell out of Smith tonight . In response, twice after three-pointers he told the crowd to shut up: Read more.. Continue reading

Climbers Leaving Everest Shit-Covered Biohazard, Sherpas Warn

According to the Associated Press , the chief of Nepal’s mountaineering association says that human sewage has become a critical problem on Mount Everest, urging his country’s government to make visitors properly dispose of their shit and piss. “Climbers usually dig holes in the snow for their toilet use and leave the human waste there,” Ang Tshering Sherpa told reporters on Tuesday, saying that feces have been “piling up” for years. Continue reading

Nvidia announced a new Shield device at GDC today.

Nvidia announced a new Shield device at GDC today . Gizmodo spent some time with it , while we spent some time watching one of the worst press conferences in living memory . Continue reading

Uhh, Otto?

There is playing poor defense, entirely blowing a play on defense, and not even trying to play defense … and then there is whatever the hell Otto Porter was doing here Continue reading

Report: Chris Brown is a Father

With songs like “Back to the Crib” and “Wet the Bed,” Chris Brown has long alluded to his desire to become a parent, but a new report from TMZ says the singer got his wish a full nine months ago, siring a beautiful baby girl. #Breaking : Chris Brown is a FATHER. Continue reading

The Panthers Just Dressed Two Different Emergency Goaltenders

The Florida Panthers had enough goaltender weirdness for an entire season tonight, all in the span of about a period and a half. Read more.. Continue reading