?Have ever you wanted a frog but didn’t want to deal with its noises? Now you can “have” one in virtual form. Meet Beautiful Frog, a text-based game created with the easy game making tool Twine that brings the joy of frog parenthood without the hassle. Show More Summary
Every day, the internet produces an astounding amount of goodies and gems. Most hilarious, some amusing, but all worth at least a few seconds of your time. We here at Nerd Bastards try to bring you the best bits of news and nerdery the webz has to offer, with a bit of snark thrown in. […]
The Toronto Silent Film Festival utilizes the platform's 15-second video feature to let users revive the silent era
Interactive media can still sometimes feel like a Choose Your Own Adventure book: fun and novel, but also kind of contrived and limited. But Do Not Track, a docu-series about data privacy that launched Tuesday, uses audience participation in a great way. Show More Summary
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Do you love Mahler? Do you want to marry him and have his babies? Well it’s a bit late for that, but it’s not too late to participate in Deutsche Grammophon and Decca’s latest foray into the classical music social media scene. They’ve done a bang-up job arranging this one. The idea is that they [...]
Next week, America will commemorate the assassination and death of one of the country’s greatest presidents. A man who, after winning a second term and a bloody war, was shot down in his political prime: William McKinley. Just kidding!...Show More Summary
From our friends at The Daily Dot.Everyone needs a trusty companion when they travel through time and space, so why not have your very own K-9? The robot dog from "Doctor Who" can now easily tag along in your adventures thanks to asmartphone-operated toy.The desktop K-9 comes with moving ears, a light-up keypad, and other interactive features. Show More Summary
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Do you have about an hour? Can you write 300 words? Then you can—and should—make your own text adventure today. That's the idea behind the ongoing Twiny Jam, which invites anyone and everyone to make a tiny game using Twine.
Sarah has a long and goofy chat with Sassy Outwater about her life with brain cancer, and her life with two alpha guide dogs. We cover her adventures as Tumor Killer Girl, and talk about BDSM safety when you’re blind, owning your body and brain, glass eyes, diversity, music, and much more. Show More Summary
There have been big games on small screens before, of course. Think of the epic scope of a Pokémon adventure, entire regions charted as you gather together your own vast menagerie, or the toytown bestiary of Animal Crossing New Leaf, as your own village ticks on while hungrily consuming endless hours of your life. Show More Summary
During April, the nation will observe Financial Literacy Month – meaning it’s time to revisit the diverging roads to funding early-stage startups. The rise of non-traditional routes for raising capital, such as Kickstarter, has catalyzed a much-needed renaissance in funding options for entrepreneurs. Show More Summary
It’s funny, you see, because he’s white. Will Ferrell vehicles have become the most boring Choose Your Own Adventure stories ever. You're essentially given two options: Follow a bloviating egotist cut down to size via failure and physical abuse, or follow a nebbish gent forced to grow a sack via failure and physical abuse. Show More Summary
Fans of the on again off again hit game Flappy Bird will want this Flappy Bird Build-a-Scene Magnet Set for their fridge. This set lets you create your own Flappy Bird adventure on your fridge or any metal surface. It comes with everything that you need to play your own magnet version of Flappy Bird. […]
Based on a Jules Verne novel, this mobile game combines prose with an interactive narrative a la 'Choose Your Own Adventure'. Column by Christopher Shultz Have you ever read a classic novel and wished you could actively control the narrative's...Show More Summary
Today is System Administrator Appreciation Day, and being system administrators ourselves, we here at Ksplice decided to have a little fun with this holiday. We've taken a break, drank way too much coffee, and created a very specialShow More Summary
Street View in Google Maps can take you on virtual journeys to far-off lands and exotic places. But sometimes adventure is waiting for you right in your own backyard. For Americans looking to learn more about their country, you can now...Show More Summary
By Gavin Jamieson Published: March 21st, 2015
If you own an Xbox 360 and didn't download your free copy of Tomb Raider, I have some very bad news; it's no longer available. Luckily, Lara Croft's jungle adventure has been replaced by one of the most philosophically dense video games in history: Bioshock Infinite.Click To Continue Reading