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DIY Video Games

DIY 8-Bit Cosplay

Minecraft 8-bit Cosplay

Rick and I are getting set to attend FanExpo in Toronto next month. It’s our first time attending, so we’re still debating whether to join in on the Cosplay fun or not. We’re not really bit cosplayers, so at best we could recycle our Scott and Ramona costumes *ajusts hipster glasses* from before the movie came out. But these amazing DIY 8-bit cosplay costumes have me thinking we could put together something pretty impressive without a major cash investment. This…

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Indie Game Date

Indie Game Date: Dead Pixels

Dead Pixels | Indie Game Date |

Rick’s been playing games since before he could walk. I went from an NES to a PS3 with nothing in between. We love to game together, but finding games we can both enjoy can be tough. Indie Game Date is our quest to find great indie games that both of us will love. I know I’ve been teasing you all with a new feature, and while this isn’t actually the feature I’ve been talking about, it is a new feature…

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Friday I'm In Love

Friday I’m In Love #15

Normandy Palette| Friday I'm In Love |

SSV Normandy II poster via UFunk You’ve probably already all heard this, but just in case you haven’t you need to check out these amazing chiptune covers of Radiohead’s Kid A and OK Computer. via Pitchfork     Puxxels are cute little sets of sticky vinyl tiles you can use to decorate your walls. They come in a variety of shapes, including glow in the dark sets!       Denis Medri, the man behind these awesome Medieval Avengers sketches,…

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Style & Gift Guides

Nerdy Valentines Gifts

OK. Yeah. Valentine’s day is a shame. Just another lame attempt by our Corporate Masters to get us to buy more crap. Fine. We get it. And yet, who can truly argue with a day set aside to let the people we love know that we do. Of course we’re supposed to do that everyday, but one extra special day doesn’t really hurt anyone? Does it? Full Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Making purchases from these links may result…

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Video Games

8-Bit Graffiti Animation

Here’s a cheery bit of sunshine to get you over the mid-week hump, regardless of whether you got a long weekend this week or not. Italian art collective Paopao Studio made this adorable little 8-Bit style street art animation that is sure to put a smile on your face. [youtube=] [via Poppytalk]…

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