Dikembe Mutombo video game is world’s greatest thing

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

If the internet had somehow failed us, it's off the hook thanks to Old Spice and Dikembe Mutombo. In an advertising campaign so unspeakably awesome that it would make Don Draper crap his pants, the deodorant company has rolled out something that has nothing to do with deodorant whatsoever: a cheesily ...

Curt Schilling Lost More Than $50 Million on Video Game Company

Friday, June 22nd, 2012

Former Diamondbacks, Red Sox, and Phillies ace Curt Schilling has lost "north of $50 million" in the bankruptcy of his video game company, 38 Studios. The company had received a $75 million loan guarantee from Rhode Island to move from Massachusetts, but bankruptcy filings show 38 Studios owes "between $100 ...

Whoomp! There It Is! NBA Jam’s Long Awaited Revival

Thursday, January 14th, 2010

Boomshakalaka! NBA Jam is back! From the What-Took-Them-So-Long Department, Nintendo has announced plans to remake the basketball video game classic for Wii. Scheduled out later this year, the game is expected to closely resemble the original with the game’s creator, Mark Turmell, involved in the title’s reclamation. I was obsessed with NBA ...

Tecmo KO

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

Trick question: How do you make Kyle Orton even more awesome? I know, I know. It doesn't even seem possible. But some techno genius has done it. Or should I say, Tecmo Genius? That's right. Orton's miracle shoulda-been-an-interception game-winning heave to Brandon Stokley has been reinvented in 8-bit Tecmo Bowl glory. There are some ...

Link Dump! Brought To You By Eli Manning’s Money

Wednesday, August 5th, 2009

Well, not FUNDED by it, but definitely inspired by it. I realize he won a Super Bowl for them, but really? And I also have to admit that it's not like the highest paid player in the various sports leagues is always the most deserving. Eli's about to get paid. But ...

Kelly Carlson Bikini Picture and Today’s Links

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

Nice shirt - Cleveland Frowns The top ten can't-miss prospects who definitely missed - Real Clear Sports Stay classy, Pat Tomasulo - Sports Rubbish This has been one hell of an offseason - Ballin' is a Habit Ocho Cinco went Mike Tyson - Busted Coverage Fifteen of the most awful video games - Epic Carnival/Gunaxin Sean ...

Worst Video Game Cover Athlete Ever?

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

I've got a shiny penny for anyone who can name the athlete pictured above. Too late, it's none other than Bill Swift. Billy Swift, on the cover of a video game. And not just any game, this was World Series Baseball '95 for Sega Genesis. I played that game constantly. McD ...