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I think we've all collectively suffered the same fate as the person in this hilarious Monster Hunter Rise clip

Stop me if you've heard this before. You're about to square up with a creature in a Monster Hunter game. You just upgraded your weapon and it's fully sharpened. And you've cooked enough supplies and are all packed and ready to go. You step up to the plate, and you get knocked off a cliff or into some other hazard. Yep, sounds about right. This clip...

In March, Twitch users spent two million hours watching streamers sleeping

According to a new report by StreamElements' analytical website Rainmaker.gg, March 2021 was a record-breaking month for Twitch, as the premier streaming website recorded an incredible 2.06 billion watched hours. This number represents a year-on-year growth of over 100%, suggesting that streamers - or specifically watching streaming - has never been...

This fan made hand painted Monster Hunter Switch should inspire a lot of potential crafters out there

Look, some people are just born crafty. My wife built a lazy Susan contraption for us to play the Marvel United board game with, and I kind of just sat there, stunned, the entire time. That deer in the headlights expression is exactly how I'd look if I watched dr_kelga of Reddit hand paint this custom Monster Hunter themed Switch. The creator says...

Sony aiming to adapt its biggest PlayStation brands for mobile

Sony is in the midst of opening a new unit within PlayStation to focus on mobile output - with hopes of converting some of the biggest PlayStation brands for the mobile market. As spotted by VGC, PlayStation Studios is currently in the process of hiring a "Head of Mobile" to work at its Californian studios, with the successful applicant expected to...

First 4 Figures is doing a Zelda: Breath of the Wild line, and it starts with the best Champion of them all

We all know Revali is the best Zelda: Breath of the Wild Champion (before you try to type out your comment, remember how many times you used Revali's Gale compared to every other Champion power), and now he's getting his due in First 4 Figure form. Yep, the company is producing a PVC statue of the old bird, and although it has "no release date" or...

Review: Rain on Your Parade

Millions of California residents like myself are bracing for what could be a very dry year for our state. Water conservation may have to make a comeback in 2021 as our snowpack is below the yearly average, and I honestly can't remember the last time it rained where I live. While I guess I should be thankful to reside somewhere that's bright and sunny...

Pokemon Sword and Shield is giving out free items again

Over the weekend Nintendo held a Pokemon Sword and Shield Players Cup III tournament, and you can reap the benefits. As is the case with these sort of events, folks can grab a free reward: a Dream Ball. Wait, is that a big deal? Well, sort of! In Pokemon Sword and Shield you can only get one per save file at Wyndon Stadium. The ball makes it more likely...

WWE 2K22 announced at WrestleMania 37

This weekend saw WWE hold its annual WrestleMania event in Tampa Bay, Florida. Once again scheduled as a two-night affair, "The Grandest Stage of Them All" saw Asuka battling Rhea Ripley, Bianca Belair taking on Sasha Banks, Rapper Bad Bunny perform far better than anyone would've given him credit for, and the WWE invite 25,000 fans into an open-air...

Not only does the PS5 not favor game preservation, but certain PS3 games are unable to get patches now

Just recently, we were talking about how great it was that Microsoft actually valued game preservation. The ripples of their efforts to actually allow people to play their old games have been felt for some time, especially when it comes to preserving games as old as the original Xbox platform. But on the flipside, Sony is shutting down entire marketplaces...

Sonic Colors may be getting remastered for modern platforms

Over the weekend, various reports pointed to the possibility of an incoming remaster for Sega's Sonic Colors, following the listing of such a title by a German recording studio. As spotted by Twitter user @Kutairo_, iksample - which provides voice recording facilities for games and animation - listed that it had worked alongside "Sonic Colors Remastered"...

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