1up Mushroom Burger

With July 4th here, millions of Americans are going to be doing 2 things; drinking beer, and grilling.  Instructables has created a really cool guide for the gaming grillers out there. What do you get when you cross a love of Mario Bros, and a hamburger cooked on your grill?...

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Grow your own 1up Mushroom

Want a very cool tribute to Mario Bros for your desk? Think Geek has a cool growing 1up figure that’s sure to impress your co-workers. All you have to do is add soil to create the illusion of a growing 1up mushroom. It even comes inside an officially licensed by...

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Metal Gear Solid 4 on Wii?

A Kotaku reader living in Georgia spotted this at his local Sams Club. It clearly shows Metal Gear Solid in a Wii packaging with a price listed at $52.66. What’s weird is that Metal Gear Solid 4 isn’t expected to be released on the Wii system. This has to be...

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Naruto: Ultimate Ninja STORM demo on July 17

The most anticipated Naruto game in a long time, Ultimate Ninja STORM, is set to demo on the PS3 July 17th. If you’re one of the lucky ones that can make it out to Anime Expo 2008 (July 3-6, Los Angeles Convention Center) or Comic-Con International San Diego (July 23-27,...

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Mega Man 9 coming?

Kotaku pulled a gem from the boring Australian Office of Film and Literature Classification report… doesn’t that name alone just sound boring? They spotted this: Later, the latest issue of Nintendo Power gave us what we had hoped for. The new Mega Man 9 is for sure coming out! Great...

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Before Guitar Hero, there was GuitarFreaks

Before there was Guitar Hero and Rock Band, there was GuitarFreaks. Konami’s not new to simulation games. Some even consider Konami the founders of simulation games. Dance Dance Revolution, GuitarFreaks, DrumMania, and Dance Maniax are just a few under Konami’s belt. Even though the arcade scene here in America has...

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Inside The Simpson’s house

I didn’t even know that people still played Quake 3 anymore. No, I kid. However, a Quake 3 game map designer has answered the age old question that has plagued mankind since 1989… What does inside of The Simpsons’s house really look like. Well now you can rest easy. Via...

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Wii-mote foldable interactive displays

Johnny Lee is at it again. You may remember Mr. Lee from his Wii-mote head tracking display that I posted about a few months back. This time he is demonstrating work he has done using different types of flexible and foldable displays using Wii-mote tracking as well. Check out his...

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Spore the next Pokemon?

Well I’m sure you have heard of Will Wright’s next major game release. Who is Will Wright? You’ve heard of The Sims right? That’s Will. His latest project is creating waves across the Internet and there are still months before its release. It’s called Spore. In a sense, Spore will...

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Dance Dance Revolution Community

I’m not going to lie. I used to be one of those people that played Dance Dance Revolution when I was in high school. I loved it, and it burned calories like nothing else. I was pretty good. Handling 8 steps on Mainiac (Heavy for you new DDR fans). However...

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Real Life Niko Bellic from GTA4

Pixeloo has done it again. You may remember him for starting the big craze in un-tooning cartoon, and video game characters. His latest work took Niko Bellic from the hit video game Grand Theft Auto 4, and made him into a real life man. Check out Pixeloo for details, and...

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Yakuza 2 to be in Japanese

Sega has scored some cool points with me for Yakuza 2. I think Japan is on like the 6th Yakuza game or something, and we are just getting a second. However, after much criticism over the original Yakuza game being dubbed — losing some of the sterotypical Yakuza-ness that American’s...

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