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"League Of Legends" Is Getting An Anniversary Vinyl Soundtrack

“League Of Legends” Is Getting An Anniversary Vinyl Soundtrack

This morning, Riot Games and iam8bit announced they would be releasing a special 10th-anniversary vinyl soundtrack for League Of Legends. The collector’s 2xLP vinyl set is available for purchase on their website for $40, and they are shipping immediately. Here’s a few details about what is going to end up being a must-own item for […]

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PUMA Announces New “Tetris” Sneakers & Apparel

PUMA announced this morning that the company would be releasing a new line of shoes and apparel tying into their partnership with Tetris. Both companies had come together back in February 2019 for a partnership deal, but this is the first time we’re seeing the fruits of that deal. We have the details below on […]

Liquid Death Put A Curse On Their Own Product For Halloween

Liquid Death Put A Curse On Their Own Product For Halloween

Well, that’s a new way to market water. The crew over at Liquid Death decided that they needed to put a curse on their own water. In the company’s latest video, they hired a working witch doctor known as Mystic Dylan to put a curse on all of the water in the company’s warehouse. Yes, […]

Nanoleaf Reveals The New Screen Mirror Light Panels

Nanoleaf Reveals The New Screen Mirror Light Panels

This morning, Nanoleaf introduced their latest addition to their array of light panels with their new Screen Mirror lights. This is a brand new setting that works with the app to create a reflection of light on your Light Panels and Nanoleaf Canvas. As you can see from the images below, the new system is […]

Nike's Basketball Signature Line Gets New Geeky Colorways

Nike’s Basketball Signature Line Gets New Geeky Colorways

This morning, Nike showed off a new set of Colorways coming to a few of their basketball signature lines, each of them coming with a geeky theme. The four lines have designs matching up with items for SpongeBob SquarePants, YouTube, and NASA. You can check out all four here, along with their descriptions and release […]

Microsoft Officially Launches The Mixer Academy

Microsoft Officially Launches The Mixer Academy

Microsoft launched a new aspect to the Mixer platform this week as streamers and viewers were introduced to Mixer Academy. Right now, all you have to do is visit this link with your Mixer account and check out the Mixer Handbook. It will give you a gist of how the Academy works before the launch, as it […]

The “Mega Man” Original Soundtrack Collection Is Coming To Vinyl

This morning, Laced Records and Capcom announced they would be releasing the full collection of Mega Man soundtracks on vinyl. Before you start assuming this is everything under the sun, it’s not. This is specifically everything int he main Mega Man series, so from the first NES game to last year’s release of Mega Man […]

Interview: D&D-Inspired Clothing Line Cantrip

Interview: D&D-Inspired Clothing Line Cantrip

Those in the D&D community may have noticed a new clothing line spring up over the past couple of months as Cantrip has started making the rounds. This is a brand new clothing line inspired by the tabletop RPG, made to look geeky yet fashionable. The company officially launched this week, and with it, we […]

The Kirby Cafe Will Be Getting A Permanent Home

The Kirby Café Will Be Getting A Permanent Home

Right now, if you happen to be in Tokyo in October, you can go visit the Kirby Café in Tokyo Solamachi as they reopen on October 7th. The original plan for the cafe was to be open for roughly a year and get people to try an exciting new location based on the Nintendo character. […]

"Overwatch" Novel "The Hero of Numbani" Debuting In 2020

“Overwatch” Novel “The Hero of Numbani” Debuting In 2020

Overwatch is a massively popular property. Blizzard has licensed the game out for everything from fashion lines to Nerf guns. It looks like the next stop will be the world of young adult fiction. After Polygon spotted an Amazon listing for a novel called The Hero of Numbani slated for 2020, a Blizzard representative confirmed […]

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“Pokémon Sword & Shield” Livestream Reveals New Unicorn Pokémon

Pokémon fans got a real shocker this week as a new creature made their appearance during the Pokémon Sword and Shield livestream. Yesterday on Twitch, the game’s official channel started showing off a “live camera” fo what was supposed to be a camera in a forest of the Galar Region. You got some bugs, some […]

StreamElements Research Shows Ninja Did Little To Help Mixer So Far

StreamElements, who work with all four of the major social streaming services we know, released new numbers that negate Ninja‘s move to Mixer. As we all know, Ninja made the move to the platform a few months ago, both for money and to find some freedom from Twitch’s system. According to a new infographic released […]

Wendy's Launched Their Own RPG Campaign At NYCC

Wendy’s Launched Their Own RPG Campaign At NYCC

The folks at Wendy’s have launched their own tabletop RPG this week at NYCC called Feast Of Legends, in partnership with Critical Role and Fandom. The PDF version of the adventure was loaded online, totally free for anyone to download, along with a physical version at the convention that included dice. The game itself has […]


"Game Grumps" Hosts Play "Magic: The Gathering"

“Game Grumps” Hosts Play “Magic: The Gathering”

Magic: The Gathering has had its share of celebrity content, especially recently. From their Core 2019 commercial tying into their software interface Magic: The Gathering: Arena (wherein they hired Danny Trejo for a spot in the advertisement) to the addition of NFL athlete Cassius Marsh, linebacker for the Arizona Cardinals, to the Command Zone’s “Game […]

Ninja Slams Twitch Over Alinity Cat-Throwing Incident

It’s weird to see TwitchCon 2019 happening without Ninja involved, but that’s where we’re at, and after this week, probably never again. Earlier this year, the Fortnite player bailed on the social streaming platform for Mixer, which came with its own turmoil as adult ads suddenly found their way to his former channel. Aside from […]

Twitch Launches A Redesign To Kick Off TwitchCon 2019

Twitch Unveils Improvements & 2020 Dates During TwitchCon 2019

During this evening’s Opening Ceremonies for TwitchCon 2019, Twitch reps revealed a lot of new improvements coming to the platform. First and foremost, TwitchCon 2020, the European event will take place in Amsterdam from May 2nd-3rd, 2020, while the North American version returns to San Diego from September 25th-27th, 2020.  As for the features coming […]

Twitch Launches A Redesign To Kick Off TwitchCon 2019

Twitch Launches A Redesign To Kick Off TwitchCon 2019

Twitch decided to kick off TwitchCon 2019 by revealing a brand new redesign today on both their branding and the platform itself. For starters, as you can see here, the company changed the color palette to a new brighter purple to match what they refer to as “the vibrant energy of the community”. There will […]

Review: UNIQLO's Overwatch Brand T-Shirts

Review: UNIQLO’s Overwatch Brand T-Shirts

Earlier this year, the folks over at Blizzard managed to get together with UNIQLO and put together a set of Overwatch brand t-shirts. I was lucky enough to get a couple of these before they were released to the public and have been wearing them around for a while to get reactions before giving a […]

[REVIEW] Solo NYC's Parker Hybrid Tote

[REVIEW] Solo NY’s Parker Hybrid Tote can hold Everything You Need

The Parker Hybrid Tote is a combination tote-bag and backpack designed by Solo NY. It’s one of Solo’s more elegant backpack designs, and you can hide the backpack straps away and use it as a tote instead. Which gives the bag some versatility and makes it a great commuting tool. The tote has a fully […]