Videogames

Bot Tweets Screenshot Of A Game From The 90s… That Never Existed

Bot Tweets Screenshot Of A Game From The 90s… That Never Existed

A couple of days ago, a Twitter bot posted a screenshot from a video game called “StarTribes: Myth of the Dragon Lord“. Except, no such game exists. It took some digging from Amberle, an eagle-eyed follower of the bot, to track down the image’s likely origin: 1992’s Laser Lords. The…

Blame Politics, Not Video Games, For Your Gun Obsession

Blame Politics, Not Video Games, For Your Gun Obsession

Product placement of real-world firearm brands in video games doesn’t affect attitudes towards guns. And if you’ve got a soft spot for the AR-15, there’s a far higher chance you can point to your politics instead of your K/D ratio as the main reason. These are the major findings of…

Here’s A Video Game Designed To Help With Heart Rehabilitation

Here’s A Video Game Designed To Help With Heart Rehabilitation

Prevention programs are a key part of cardiac rehabilitation, however few people attend. So cardiac researchers from the University of Sydney have created a new game to prevent heart attacks among people who have suffered a cardiac event. MyHeartMate is aimed at helping you make lifestyle changes to improve your…