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Journey

It's a hipsters paradise: Journey soundtrack going vinyl


Limited edition print also unveiled
Apr 21
Journey is a beautiful game. And what better way to honor that beauty than with two separately artful tributes that will soon be up for sale -- the soundtrack on two vinyl LPs and a "very limited edition" screen print by arti... read
Bloodborne merch

Bags, shirts, pints: Sony selling Bloodborne merchandise


Also a fancy statue
Apr 16
Do you like Bloodborne so much that you want to have a $20 shirt that says "Bloodborne?" Well, if that is the case, then boy howdy does Sony have something for you: a black shirt that says "Bloodborne" on it for $20. You can ... read
Gunnar Optiks

These Heroes of the Storm Gunnars are awesomely gaudy and I love them


Collect them all!
Nov 06
Gunnar Optiks has announced an exclusive partnership with Blizzard to manufacture computer and gaming eyewear related to the upcoming MOBA Heroes of the Storm. In layman's terms, that company that creates all of those awesome... read
Metal Gear

That Metal Gear Collection 2014 is actually a clothing line


Oh, Kojima!
Sep 18
Kojima had been hinting around at something known as the "Metal Gear Collection 2014" for a few weeks now. Naturally, the internet was abuzz with rumors that it could actually be HD remakes of the previous games like Halo's M... read
Gold PS4s and Ones

Ballin': Gatti brings gold PS4s and Xbox Ones to Dubai


I need one to go with my cheetah
Sep 17
Jumbo Electronics of Dubai has announced that it will be selling custom rose gold PlayStation 4s and Xbox Ones. The consoles will be made by Italian jeweler Gatti and will make their debut at the Games14 conference in Dubai. ... read
Nintendo 3DS XL

Nintendo wants to tempt you with two other 3DS XL designs


The NES edition was a bit of a missed opportunity
Sep 10
Just when you thought you were ready to jump ship for a New 3DS, Nintendo announces several more systems in an attempt to sway you into buying yet another 3DS XL you don't need. And that's not even counting the sweet Persona ... read
Gravity Rush

Check out this gorgeous Gravity Rush figure


Kat's never looked so good
Sep 09
Kat from the excellent PlayStation Vita game Gravity Rush has been lovingly sculpted into this new figure from maker President Japan. She's dressed in her original black costume with cape and is accompanied by Dusty, and whil... read
Pokémon Omega Ruby

Pre-order Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire at Toys "R" Us to receive a Charizard plush


No pictures yet, but I bet it looks like Charizard
Aug 28
Toys "R" Us, as revealed in a print ad in the US, is currently running an in-store pre-order promotion where you can take home a cuddly new Charizard plush toy if you purchase both Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire... read
Call of Duty

No, this Call of Duty Mountain Dew and Doritos promotion isn't fake


Everything about it sure does seem like it's a parody of itself, though
Aug 26
Mountain Dew and Doritos have teamed up with Activision for the release of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. With the new "Fuel Up for Battle" promotion, gamers in select markets around the world will have the opportunity to cu... read
Minecraft

Check out these LEGO Minecraft sets


It's almost a LEGO inception!
Aug 20
Information on two sets that are a part of LEGO's new Minecraft minifigure scale sets have surfaced. The Cave Set will feature a zombie and spider, a TNT crate, pickaxe, a chest of bread, and Steve. It will center around a c... read
The Grid

The Grid is the Goodwill's specialized gaming concept store


...and I really wish I were there right now
Aug 20
The Grid is a special denomination of Goodwill that opened up in Charlotte, North Carolina and caters to gamers and collectors. In other words, this ain't your grandma's Goodwill. You won't find vintage T-shirts or tacky over... read
Persona 4 Arena

These Persona 4 Arena clothing items are expensive and not that cool-looking


The shirts look like iron-on transfers, actually
Aug 15
Harajuku's LHP fashion shop is displaying a line of Persona 4 Arena Ultimax-themed apparel and accessories, and it's all extremely expensive (6,000 yen/$58.50 for a t-shirt) and pretty ugly at that. Dengeki brings us a caval... read
Pokémon

Claim your Poké Ball Pattern Vivillon in Pokémon X/Y while you can


It's being distributed in celebration of a new online Pokémon store
Aug 06
I didn't get into collecting all of the uniquely-patterned Vivillons in Pokemon X/Y but I did quite like that one with the Poké Ball design that was given out earlier this year in France. (And I don't think it was a si... read
Angry Birds

Artist files suit against pet toy company over Angry Birds trademark


Welcome to the confusing world of copyrights and trademarks
Aug 06
Years before the Angry Birds videogame franchise took the world by storm, pet accessory maker Hartz partnered with Seattle artist Juli Adams to release a line of cat toys going by the name of Angry Birds. A lawsuit filed by A... read
Nintendo

Jakks Pacific plans articulated Nintendo figure line


You too can now put your favorite Nintendo characters into compromising positions
Aug 05
Jakks Pacific plans to expand its Nintendo line, which started with Micro Land versions of some of your favorite Nintendo characters. Initial offerings will include a 4-inch Mario, Yoshi, and Link, and a 6-inch Bowser and Don... read
Taiko Drum Master

Spice up your 3DS XL with these Taiko Drum Master cases


I'd prefer a new game, but these are fine too
Aug 04
These Taiko Drum Master (Taiko no Tatsujin) pouches are extremely cute, but there's got to be a limit to the amount of cases, pouches, sleeves, and portfolios I need for my 3DS XL. I think I might make an exception for these ... read
GayStation 4

The GayStation 4 was purchased at a high price


Obligatory 'I'd buy that for a dollar' joke here
Aug 04
The GayStation 4, as you may remember from last week, has finally been sold for a whopping 28,300kr, or roughly $4,105. That's a lot of money raised in the name of The Swedish Federation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgende... read
NFL 15

Kids are gonna open up Happy Meals to find NFL 15 toys soon


'Just gimme the toys, bro, and no one will get hurt!'
Aug 04
File this one under "news I never thought I'd hear." The last Happy Meal rotation saw a group of toys that you all probably thought I'd never shut up about, but the next set is even stranger. Yowling children zipping aro... read
Senran Kagura 2

This Senran Kagura 2 corn puff snack promotion is just as risque as you'd expect


Can corn puff snacks be risque?
Aug 01
Senran Kagura 2: Deep Crimson has featured collaborations recently with restaurant items based off the many Pair Battle characters seen in-game, and now more have sprang up. Just like a certain something else that you guys li... read
Persona Q

Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth minifigs are on their way


As if I needed to spend any more money
Jul 28
According to eagle-eyed Twitter user @Bo_deWindt, there's a Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth mini figure set on the horizon. Unfortunately, there aren't any real details regarding which figures we can expect to see or prici... read
GayStation 4

Buy this GayStation 4 and support a Swedish LGBT organization


Wish the rainbow was a little less subdued
Jul 28
No, this isn't a homophobic slur or a slight against PlayStation. This is a customized rainbow console created in support of pride week in Sweden from retailer Webhallen, via CVG. It's being auctioned off to support The Swedi... read
Mario Kart 8

This Bowser Mario Kart toy had a major facelift


Still hasn't had as much plastic surgery as any old reality TV star
Jul 28
I've been covering these Mario Kart Happy Meal toys far too long now. I see them in my sleep sometimes. And despite having ventured to McDonald's a few days a week in the mornings before work to check the inventory, I've only... read
So hardback for these guides
A new Amazon listing has confirmed that both Bayonetta 2 and Hyrule Warriors will be receiving hardcovers guides published by Prima Games. The Hyrule Warriors guide will feature a bonus section with behind-the-scenes material... read feature

Lego Batman 3

Preorder Lego Batman 3 anywhere but Best Buy for a physical reward


I'll go for the Batgirl keychain, personally
Jul 14
Following the abhorrent trend of announcing different preorder bonuses across different retailers is Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, which is shipping with six different doodads depending on where you go. Fortunately, it's not ... read
Mario

Put up an entire level of Mario on your walls with these decals


Nintendo Power-Ups are pretty slick-looking
Jul 14
If you find yourself in need of some new Mario decor for your place, why not check out this line of Nintendo Power-Ups by Blik? Ranging from Mario to Bowser, each decal is printed on-demand and allow you to move them from pla... read
Mario Kart 8

Luigi's death stare is still strong with these Mario Kart 8 toy displays


#TOOSTRONK
Jul 14
Ever since I originally posted about those Mario Kart 8 toys at McDonald's, I've been meaning to get out to one and pick up one of them, but I have yet to do so. In the event you've been trying to figure out whether or not y... read
Kirby

Couldn't you just inhale these Kirby 3DS accessories?


I could!
Jul 10
It's about time we saw some more Kirby 3DS XL accessories, and these are far too cute to pass up. I thought I was going to have some difficulty passing up that Kirby keychain puzzle, but now I'm practically throwing money at ... read
Street Fighter II

These Street Fighter II iPhone cases look a lot better than that lame OtterBox


Yes, always continue
Jul 07
The millions of different cases out there in the wild for iPhones were definitely integral in my decision to make that pricey purchase after my Android phone bit the dust, and every time I see new phone cases I covet I feel l... read
Mother 2

Import this Mother 2 figure set just in time for the game's 20th anniversary


Reggie Fils-Aime will continue to bathe in your tears
Jul 07
Takara Tomy Arts continues their line of Mother 2 (EarthBound) releases with these adorable gashapon figures. Ness, Paula, Jeff, Poo, and Mr. Saturn comprise the set and all are around 2.5 inches tall, with the exception of... read
Converse X Super Mario

These Converse X Super Mario Bros. kicks are super fresh, yo


I'd put on socks to wear these babies
Jul 05
I'm typically a flip flops and flats kind of girl, because I don't like socks and I have some killer Bubble Bobble flats I'm always dying to bust out when the time is right. But these upcoming Converse X Super Mario Bros. sho... read
Mario Kart 8

There's a commercial for those McDonald's Mario Kart toys now


That probably means you can go snatch them all up!
Jul 05
Remember those Mario Kart 8 toys McDonald's was teasing? Looks like it's about time to head to your local franchise and ransack their toy bins for the one you like the best. Or ask politely for one. Whatever. This commercial... read
Pokémon

The official Pokémon Center online store is opening in August


Dolla dolla Bill, y'all
Jul 02
Jonesing for official Pokémon merchandise from the Pokémon Center but nowhere close to one? I feel your pain. That one trek to Manhattan wasn't enough for me. Luckily, The Pokémon Company plans to open up... read






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