Tag Archives: beautiful madness
Fri, Oct 05, 2012 | 00:45 BST
When Vikings Attack now has a character called Victim of the Sea. Victim of the Sea. Is it my birthday?
Fri, Sep 28, 2012 | 07:53 BST
Well, someone’s finally done it. Phys reports researchers at the University of Texas have created AI capable of passing a Turing test – fooling a human into believing they are interacting with another human. The computer scientists built a couple of Unreal Tournament 3 bots so lifelike that judges tagged both as human players 52% of the time – while actual human players usually manage about 42%. You know what that means, right? The singularity is coming. May our new machine overlords enjoy our feeble monkey efforts at fragging.
Mon, Sep 03, 2012 | 06:42 BST
Square Enix had a bit of a laugh at fans’ expense over the weekend in announcing a dating sim called Final Fantasy: Suzaku Magic Institution Peristylium ~ Oh no! I’m in Love With the Crystal’s Divine Guardian.
Wed, Aug 15, 2012 | 23:46 BST
NBA 2K13 cover star Kevin Durant led his team to Olympic gold in London this year, but are they as awesome as the 1992 Dream team? My backwards cap says “no”.
Tue, Jul 24, 2012 | 23:52 BST
Cancel your retail pre-order because Capcom’s online store clearly has the best offer on Resident Evil 6. The publisher’s web frontage is offering US pre-orders a bonus umbrella branded with the Umbrella Corporation logo. Whether you are sheltering from the rain or the sunshine, everyone will know you belong to the most disastrously inept and totally badass conglomerate ever to not exist. Supplies are limited, so throw money at it here. Resident Evil 6 hits PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in November.
Tue, Jul 10, 2012 | 06:33 BST
Just so you know what the cool kids are talking about: somebody offered their simply enormous games collection on eBay and sold it for a whopping €1 million. The listing included 22 fullsets – complete collections of games released over a system’s lifespan – as well as massive piles of accessories and oddities. It’s worth a bit of a drool over before the listing expires.