February 6, 2018

Nintendo refuses to answer questions about Mario's sex life

Mario, exposedImage: nintendo By Jess Joho2018-02-06 00:53:14 UTC All Nintendo ever wanted to do was make fun, wholesome experiences for players of all ages. Instead, fans keep demanding more and more intimate details about Mario’s body and sex habits.  And it seems like Nintendo just wishes it would stop. A Super Mario Odyssey dev talk video posted Monday with producer Yoshiaki Koizumi shows the poor man uncomfortably dodging explicit questions

The mystery of the guy with 2 phones behind selfie kid at the Super Bowl

Image: getty images By Morgan Sung2018-02-05 23:50:51 UTC When 13-year-old Ryan McKenna tried to take a selfie with Justin Timberlake during the Super Bowl halftime show, he instantly became a meme. Twitter was flooded with pictures and GIFs of McKenna on his phone during the performance, while Justin Timberlake danced only a few inches away.  But look a little closer at that selfie and you’ll see something else.  As @TommySledge

Scientists have discovered spiders with tails because nightmares are real

Image: University of Kansas/KU News Service By Mark Kaufman2018-02-05 22:48:04 UTC Around 100 million years ago, oozing tree sap poured over hundreds of tiny spiders, killing and preserving the critters in hardened amber.  Recently, miners in northern Burma pulled this ancient amber out of a quarry. Chunks of it were purchased by paleontologists, who found in the amber many well-preserved spiders — some of them with long, almost scorpion-like tails.

All the details you missed in the 'Westworld' Season 2 Super Bowl trailer

Image: hbo By Jess Joho2018-02-05 22:39:11 UTC Amidst the glitz, the glam, the sporting, the ads, the Solos, and the Timberlake, one spectacle stood out more than any other at the Super Bowl: Westworld’s Season 2 trailer. Playing out to a classical rendition of Kanye West’s ‘Runaway,’ the 2-minute trailer presented a dearth of motifs and hidden messages that can help us predict what’s to become of a Westworld ruled

The Oculus Go might be coming very, very soon

Image: karissa bell/mashable By Monica Chin2018-02-05 22:08:05 UTC Hey, remember the Oculus Go? Neither did we — until we saw two photos shared to Reddit by user “bekris” (spotted by Upload VR) of what Bekris claims is the Oculus Go’s developer kit. We’ll be honest, this doesn’t look like developer kit packaging; it totally looks like retail packaging.  Bekris claims the photos were tweeted by Jesper Gaarsdal, software engineer at