Follow us on:

Posts tagged bar

Capcom invites you to pop a bottle, not a cap, with new bar in Japan

We've all been there -- you just owned C. Viper with Ryu and you think to yourself, "Dang. I could really pick up some drunk chicks with these awesome moves." Capcom just answered that thought with, "Wanna bet?" Capcom has partnered with Pasela, a karaoke-bar chain based in Japan, to open a...

Continue Reading

Yahtzee and others to open Australian video game bar

Rather than make a four-to-six minute video decrying the lack of gaming-themed bars in his current country of residence, The Escapist's Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw has partnered with three other gentlemen to open Mana Bar. According to the press release, the Brisbane-based bar will open in February and...

Continue Reading

Muteki Mario sake bar offers a different powerup

Gadling's Jeremy Kressmann just happened to be out drinking in Shinjuku, where he happened upon, of all things, a Mario-themed sake bar. "Muteki Mario" ("Invincible Mario") features Mario figurines and decorations, and even playable Mario series games in the bar. Jeremy faced off in some Mario Kart...

Continue Reading

A real Mario party, with drinks to match

Have you ever wanted to try a Yoshi cocktail? If so, you probably should have hit up the Scrollbar in Copenhagen on February 15th. A bunch of students attending Copenhagen's IT University decided to deck out the Scrollbar in Mario goodness, and topped it off by serving original Mario themed drinks....

Continue Reading

Rock Band bar night in Manhattan tonight

Harmonix is throwing a little potentially large Rock Band bar night in Manhattan tonight. The event will take place at Angels and Kings in the East Village (map) from 9PM until Midnight. It is a bar, so drinkin' age is required (meaning 21 and over). The game will be playable on a stage and those...

Continue Reading

COBRAAAA sensor bar stand

Oh, how the mighty have fallen! Cobra Command, the once-feared terror outfit that brought nations to their knees, has all but abandoned its plans of total world domination, favoring the sales of cheap Wii accessories in their stead. Gone are the days of Weather Dominators, Synthoids, and dozens of...

Continue Reading

The pen is mightier than the sensor bar

Having already made a name for himself with system mods for the Wii like the internal GameCube memory card and the internal Wavebird receiver, hardware hacker foobar2k shifted his attention to the Wii remote for his latest creation: a USB Wii sensor bar. There have been other homemade USB Wii sensor...

Continue Reading

Today's hottest game video: A candle in the Wii

Today's hottest game video uses a low-tech wax solution to replace the Wii sensor bar. In a darkened room, light two candles (Tommy by the Who optional), and you've got an instant Wii sensor bar replacement. Simple infrared science at work, folks. You can also replace the Wii console with a block of...

Continue Reading

Sunlight messing with gameplay?

Over at the Nintendo NSider forums, a poster documented their time with the Wii during the NYC event. Yes, late coverage, but it poses an interesting scenario all the same. Turns out, the sunlight affected gameplay for this poster during the event, affected gameplay for the worse. To quote: "We...

Continue Reading

DBZ to include extra peripheral?

Of the latest scans for the DBZ game on the Wii, a weird yellow box is shown. Next to the box, little plastic clips that attach to the player's index fingers are also shown. Now, it's fairly obvious that this is so that the player may toss fireballs in the game by going through the motions in...

Continue Reading


Featured Stories

Image

Postcards from WildStar: See you, space cowboy

Posted on Jul 23rd 2014 7:30PM

Image

Twitch Tutorial: Keeping your audio in sync

Posted on Jul 22nd 2014 1:00PM

Engadget

Engadget

TUAW

TUAW

Massively

Massively

WoW

WoW