On your overlord's birthday, The Daily What Geeks shared an old school, 8-bit action platform game titled "Abobo's Big Adventure" on NewGrounds and its official web site -- "... a parody game which pays tribute to the 8-bit glory days
Abobo's Big Adventure: A retro Flash parody game which pays tribute to the 8-bit glory days of the Nintendo Entertainment SystemSubmitted by ant on Sun, 01/15/2012 - 6:14am. Addon/Modification | Art/Design | Audio | Funny Videos/Animations | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Personal | Religion/Culture | Sight Seeings | Technology | Videogame Console | Web Games
Icons -- 20+ minutes of geeky/nerdy stuff (histories, interviews, video games, computers, consoles, etc.).Submitted by ant on Sun, 01/15/2012 - 3:06am. Addon/Modification | Apple | Apple Games | Arcades | Art/Design | Audio | Communication | Development/Quality Assurance (QA) Testing | Education/School | General Computing | Hacking/Modification/Cracking | Hardware | History | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Non-Apple Computer Games | Online Games | Personal | Religion/Culture | Sight Seeings | Software | T(elevision/V/elly) (S(serie/how)/Movie/Film)s | Technology | Videogame Console
Retroware TV shares multiple parts video series titled "The Video Game Years ..."
MrSolidSnake745's YouTube video playlist shows his collection of floppy drives playing various music/songs/tunes, mostly from vide
FailDesk shares a four pages showing achievements for "Information Technology (IT) Achievements Unlocked! -- If you've ever played any games via the Steam network, you know what these are. As we go throughout the struggles of banal, the frustrating, the mind-numbing and inane every day...sometimes we feel like the only satisfaction we can get is the chance of going home at some point.
Blue's News share a funny one minute and 50 seconds YouTube video showing a spoof/parody of video games with powerful flashlights that blind -- "If you've played Battlefield 3 (BF3), you're well aware the tactical flashlight is know for being overpowered, effectively blinding the players character in the game.
Something Awful shows eight pages of searched/found alternately (and sometimes simultaneously) amazing and terrible works of art
Neatorama shares a couple months old three pages Wired article (one/single page) on its "Guide to Pop Culture's Buried Treasure" -- "... But the truth is that, even in this age of expanded rereleases and digital video disc (DVD) extras, certain cultural artifacts still exist only as rumor, nigh impossible to track down. And that makes the idea of getting your hands on these curiosities, camp classics, and coulda-beens all the more intoxicating. Join us on a tour of the vault of lost artifacts