Two years after a 4:55 speedrun was set for Super Mario Bros. and many speculated a sub 4:55 may be humanly impossible, Twitch streamer Niftski has done it, setting a new world speedrun record with 4:54:948. For reference, the tool-assisted speedrun record for Super Mario Bros. (in which button input
This is Doom 2 – Hell On Earth made out of cardboard by Bill Thorpe of Youtube channel GAMES made of CARDBOARD. The production value is relatively high (it even includes a cameo by id Software cofounder John Romero as his severed head Easter Egg from the final level of
To celebrate Mario Day (Mar10), this is a video of classically trained pianist/starer Lord Vinheteiro performing the Super Mario Bros overworld theme on a baroque harpsichord while dressed as Mozart. Towards the end he also does a little underworld theme, and the starman theme (when Mario gets an invincibility star).
This is a video discussing and displaying the evolution of Epic Games’ Unreal Engine, from the initial Unreal Engine tech demo of 1996 to the upcoming release of Unreal Engine 5 and Metahuman Creator. We sure have come a long way, haven’t we? The early graphics look so antiquated I
Because life imitating video games imitating life, this is a video of a guy walking around like he’s a character in a video game, and getting stuck on an invisible wall until he pays the gatekeeper to access the area. I’m not sure if this is Twitter user KaoruGans0 (who’s
This is a video of snow falling from the metal roof a home in almost perfectly uniform bricks. The person who posted it to Twitter mentioned it reminds them of Klax, an Atari arcade game from 1990. Admittedly, I’m unfamiliar familiar with Klax, but it did remind me of Tetris,
In dare to dream news, this is a video of Youtuber The Q custom fabricating some giant saw blades to replace his bike’s wheels so he can ride on a frozen lake. His first design, which was just giant saw blades, actively cut down into the ice, so he welded
MetaHuman Creator is a new tool being released by Unreal that allows anybody to create their own remarkably realistic looking digital humans “in a matter of minutes.” Obviously, I’m going to make a digital clone of myself, but with a penis I’m not constantly tripping over. Bringing compelling real-time digital