Google Japan Puts Entire Keyboard on One Long Stick

Several years ago, Google Japan started cooking up weird novelty keyboards as an annual April Fools’ Day prank. Most of the creations, including a working version of Google’s mobile Gboard keyboard wrapped around a cup, are more or less sight gags. They also don’t seem to be bound to April anymore. But this year’s creation … Read more

BeReal takes off: New social media app is considered ‘anti-Instagram’

It’s apparently time to “be real.” A new app called BeReal is bringing authenticity back into the social media landscape — and it’s seriously taking off. (Even “SNL” referenced it in a skit this past weekend.) BeReal was originally launched in December 2019 by French founder and former GoPro employee Alexis Barreyat, according to TechCrunch. … Read more

ASUS unveils AMD B650 motherboard series with AM5 socket

B650 motherboard guide: ROG Strix, TUF Gaming, ProArt, and Prime bring PCIe 5.0 and DDR5 to everyone The latest X670E motherboard platform introduced a wealth of cutting-edge features to accompany AMD’s latest 7-series CPUs. Headlined by PCIe 5.0 connectivity and across-the-board DDR5 support, our X670E motherboards cater to enthusiasts ready to extract every ounce of performance they … Read more

Giant Bomb, GameSpot And Metacritic Sold To Fandom For $50m

Image: Fandom The gaming press world has been in quite some turmoil of late. Tencent just gutted Fanbyte, G4TV just fired a bunch of its staff, and Future Publishing just let go a swathe of writers and editors, despite making hundreds of millions of dollars last year. So it’s with perhaps some trepidation we report … Read more

Random: Nintendo Censored Famous Marvel Location In SNES Spider-Man Game

Image: Acclaim/ LJN / Marvel Retired game developer Kevin Edwards has recently been taking to Twitter to share his experience of the industry in the 1990s. While these posts certainly provide a deep dive into the intricacies of building a video game, so too do they demonstrate the trials involved when the development team is … Read more

Random: Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Dragon Mechanic Makes It Easier To Unlock Every Shrine

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube It is truly a testament to the genius of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild that we are still discovering new mechanics in the game five years on. One such detail that has passed us by unnoticed for all this time has been recently brought to our … Read more

Nintendo Launches Official Website For Newly Acquired ‘Nintendo Pictures’

Image: Nintendo Earlier this year, it was announced that Nintendo would be acquiring the visual production company ‘Dynamo Pictures, Inc.’ and subsequently rename it ‘Nintendo Pictures’. Well, it looks like the acquisition has now been finalised and Nintendo has launched an official website for its new branch. As previously stated, Nintendo Pictures will be focusing … Read more