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Cards Against Humanity Gives $70,000 of Holiday Pack Profit to Wikipedia Cards Against Humanity Gives $70,000 of Holiday Pack Profit to Wikipedia

There are plenty of reasons to love the guys behind the popular party game Cards Against Humanity. First, the game itself is awesome and probably one of the most-fun party games to come out in recent memory. It’s like playing …

Casual Game of Bop It Takes a Horrible Turn [VIDEO] Casual Game of Bop It Takes a Horrible Turn [VIDEO]
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If you were between the ages of five and twelve in the mid-to-late nineties, I’m sure you remember countless hours of bopping it, twisting it, and pulling it. Later, you may have even flicked it, shook it, or spun it. …

Please Fund This Time-Traveling Bear-Punching Kickstarter Project Please Fund This Time-Traveling Bear-Punching Kickstarter Project

Today’s awesome-looking Kickstarter project that you need to be aware of is FIST OF AWESOME, a “retro-style beat-em-up of truly epic proportions.” We’re talking epic level punching bears in the face here. According to the developer, Nicoll Hunt, here’s what …

Bill Nye’s New Kickstarter Project Wants to Teach the Physics of Flight via iPad Game Bill Nye’s New Kickstarter Project Wants to Teach the Physics of Flight via iPad Game

Lift! Drag! Weight! Thrust! Bill Nye the Science Guy wants you to know your main flight principles. And in order to do that, he’s thrown his celebrity behind a new educational flight simulation game designed for the iPad. It’s called …

Here’s What Happens When You Edit All the LEGO Lord of the Rings Cutscenes Together Here’s What Happens When You Edit All the LEGO Lord of the Rings Cutscenes Together

Gamers have had a few weeks (or a few days, if they’re in Europe) to enjoy the latest LEGO game. LEGO Lord of the Rings marks the second time that the series has featured voice acting (LEGO Batman 2), which …

Play Windows 98 Solitaire IRL with Limited Edition Deck Play Windows 98 Solitaire IRL with Limited Edition Deck

Here’s a hit of nostalgia for your Monday afternoon: Fans of card games, computing history, and modern art will find a reason to love this set of limited edition playing cards. Based on the classic game of the same name, …

Apple Bans “Memory” from App Store, Cites German Trademark [REPORT] Apple Bans “Memory” from App Store, Cites German Trademark [REPORT]
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If you’re currently developing an app for Apple’s App Store, you may want to refrain from including the word “memory” in the title. It may save you a major headache down the road. According to a report from Gamasutra, Apple …

Halo 4 Breaks Records, Sees $220 Million in Sales in First 24 Hours Halo 4 Breaks Records, Sees $220 Million in Sales in First 24 Hours

Everyone knew that Halo 4 was going to have a huge launch, and now Microsoft is conforming that with some fresh sales figures. According to the company, Halo 4 topped $220 million in sales worldwide in its first 24 hours …

Niantic Project Guy’s Apartment Gets Broken Into [Video] Niantic Project Guy’s Apartment Gets Broken Into [Video]

I’m not going to rehash all of the backstory to this here. If you don’t know about The Niantic Project, just read this, this and this. If you’ve been following along, you may be interested to know that another video …

Google’s Niantic Project Appears To Be More Game Than Viral Campaign Google’s Niantic Project Appears To Be More Game Than Viral Campaign

Google’s Niantic Project (which we first reported on here) is now starting to generate a little more attention. On Wednesday, we published “Google, This Is Getting Pretty Weird [The Niantic Project]” looking at some of the latest pieces of the …

Amazon Unveils Air Patriots, the First Mobile Game to Come Out of Amazon Game Studios Amazon Unveils Air Patriots, the First Mobile Game to Come Out of Amazon Game Studios

Today, Amazon has just launched their first-ever venture into mobile game development. It’s called “Air Patriots” and it is available today on Kindle Fire, Android, and iOS. Air Patriots is the second product from the newly-launched Amazon Game Studios, the …

Romney’s Binders Full of Women Remark Gives Birth to Crappy Flash Game Romney’s Binders Full of Women Remark Gives Birth to Crappy Flash Game
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I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: this election is weird, and it’s being made weird by the internet. And I’m not saying this is a bad thing – at all. All I’m saying is that it’s hard …

The Walking Dead Facebook Game Gets New Chapter, Features The Walking Dead Facebook Game Gets New Chapter, Features
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In August, AMC launched a Walking Dead Facebook game in beta. The beta status still applies, but now, a new chapter and some new features have been added. These include fullscreen mode and improved weapons. “Chapter 2 lets fans battle …

Zynga, Hasbro Launching FarmVille, CityVille, & Words with Friends-Themed Board Games Zynga, Hasbro Launching FarmVille, CityVille, & Words with Friends-Themed Board Games
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If you are looking for a new type of board game to play over the course of the holiday season, Zynga and Hasbro hope that you’ll give their new offerings a chance. Social gaming company Zynga and longtime physical game …

Facebook Promotes App Center, Top Games on News Feed Facebook Promotes App Center, Top Games on News Feed

If you log on to Facebook today, you may see a new info box at the top of your news feed. Facebook is taking the time to promote the top games in their newly launched App Center. Facebook’s App Center, …

Google Helps Make Alan Turing Monopoly A Reality Google Helps Make Alan Turing Monopoly A Reality

Earlier this summer, Google showed its love for mathematician Alan Turing with an interactive Google Doodle. Google also sponsored an Alan Turing exhibit at London’s Science Museum. Now, Google is putting this love on display once again, by funding Monopoly: …

Help Zuckerberg Snatch Coins, Avoid Stock Plunge with New Game Help Zuckerberg Snatch Coins, Avoid Stock Plunge with New Game
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As of the writing of this article, Facebook stock sits at $19.44 a share, which means that it is a little over half of the original opening price of $38. If you think that’s bad, it has been even worse …

Fantasy Football: Check Out These New Features From Yahoo Fantasy Football: Check Out These New Features From Yahoo

Yahoo announced that it has some new features for fantasy football this year. This is the company’s fifteenth year of offering fantasy football, and they’re offering fans the ability to make money by competing in the Yahoo Pro Leagues, which …

Watch This New LEGO Lord of the Rings Trailer Watch This New LEGO Lord of the Rings Trailer

The joining together of two incredibly fun franchises, Traveller’s Tales LEGO games and the Lord of the Rings trilogy, is making me a very happy camper. As a person who’s usually buried in an RPG or a FPS, the various …

Kill Some Walkers On Facebook With This New Walking Dead Game Kill Some Walkers On Facebook With This New Walking Dead Game

AMC, by partnering with Eyes Wide Games and RockYou, has released a new Walking Dead social game for Facebook ahead of the show’s third season, which starts in October. Here’s the trailer for the game: The social game lets you …

London 2012 Slalom Canoe: Google Doodle Lets You Navigate the Rapids London 2012 Slalom Canoe: Google Doodle Lets You Navigate the Rapids
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Today, Google continues their run of Olympic-themed Doodles with their third straight interactive Doodle. Since the opening ceremony, Google has provided us with a different Doodle every day, showcasing one of the many Olympic sports. And for the last couple …