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Sure you could have a robot assist you around the home, or even one that'll make factories friendlier, but we'll opt for a robot sea turtle any day of the week. The Swiss folks over at ETH Zurich are working on making that a reality with the Naro-Tartaruga, a turtle-inspired machine that would swi...

October 5th 2012 at 12:37am 0 Comments
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Patch 4.2 is bringing one of the most ambitious daily quest hubs ever to World of Warcraft, as players dive into Ragnaros' fiery domain. Before players enter the Firelands, however, there is work to be done in the Regrowth, an area of Mount Hyjal under siege by Ragnaros' minions and the Druids of...

June 1st 2011 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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This is the top half of a magazine ad for the Super Nintendo version of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles IV: Turtles in Time. Check out t0kka's Flickr account for the rest of the print, with such awesome text as this: "Check it out, dudes. Arcade screenage on the left, Super NES screenage on the right....

August 23rd 2007 at 11:59pm 0 Comments

I'm sure when every warrior visited the official Warrior forums today and saw this thread started by Nokoma, claiming that a Hunter's turtle pet successfully main tanked SSC, there were a lot of angry Warriors thinking about how they were quickly becoming obsolete. But then they checked the video...

July 9th 2007 at 6:16pm 0 Comments
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For biologists who aren't down with tracking blazing fast cheetahs and computer engineers who aren't keen on their hardware just galloping away, strapping solar-powered communicators on none other than a 40-pound turtle was a no-brainer. Dubbed M16, the giant snapper commandeered by scientists from...

July 6th 2007 at 2:41pm 0 Comments
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We won't look down on you if Tecmo's announcement for Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword was the first time you'd ever heard of ninjas sneaking onto a handheld console. The stealthy assasins carry out their orders so efficiently and silently, most people aren't even aware of a ninja's presence until they se...

April 29th 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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After last week's serious focus on kingdoms waging war, it comes as a relief to see Nintendo's Virtual Console service returning to its former status, namely that of an anarchic menagerie of anthropomorphic troublemakers. This week, we have foxes recklessly piloting spaceships, dragon's uttering f...

April 2nd 2007 at 12:31pm 0 Comments
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At the height of their popularity, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise could do no wrong. With a hit television series, two movie blockbusters, and an extremely profitable line of toys, it's no surprise that their success continued with their video games. Who can ever forget fighting over the...

March 23rd 2007 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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For all of you who enjoy the freebies (who doesn't?!), Ubisoft is celebrating the release of the latest line-up of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles games, titled TMNT after the movie that releases tomorrow. As you can see above, the party starts Saturday and those who purchase a copy of the game will b...

March 22nd 2007 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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And who are we to deny them that right? If you're at all interested in a free Wii game, all you have to do is create an avatar and upload a video to Wiitube, and you'll be entered into the contest. That doesn't seem so painful. The dramatic quality of your video doesn't seem to be a factor, so you c...

March 10th 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments