The Diversion

The Diversion: The best (unintentional) Titanfall evac ever

Two things come to mind when I watch this Titanfall clip. The first is how lucky this guy is. The second is that I'm never, ever...

NineMSN calls in the bomb squad over Watch Dogs PR campaign package

In what a NineMSN employee called "the other side of the line in terms of what it’s safe for a PR company to send...

Nintendo characters go gay for one another thanks to Last Week Tonight

Turnabout is fairplay, right? Even though Nintendo wasn't trying to make social commentary on same-sex relationships in Tomodachi Life, that's what happened. Now, HBO...

The Diversion: How to play Titanfall in couch co-op on a single screen

Guys, you've got Steve and MMGN's Ben Salter to thank for FINALLY unlocking the secret of single-screen couch co-op play for Titanfall. Kinda. Watch this and you'll...

Super Mario Blockers puts an 8-bit theme on Melbourne roller derby in May

The South Sea Roller Derby is taking roller derby and giving it a Super Mario Bros. spin in early May with their Super Mario Blockers event. On...

26% of purchased Steam games go unplayed

Turns out, most of those Steam sales are too good to resist. Ars Technica has determined that 26% of games purchased on Steam are never played....

The Diversion: Friendly Fire Show turns 50 this week

Can you believe it's been 50 episodes since this podcast began? Most doubted that we'd even make it past two weeks, let alone get...

Google lets you catch Pokémon in today’s Google Maps update

Not one to be outdone by others on April Fools' Day, Google has updated their popular Google Maps app on iOS and Android so...

The Diversion: Street Fighter X Breaking Bad

Recently posted on Capcom-Unity was a fan made animation which pits Ryu against Jesse Pinkman from Breaking Bad. The video was created by Junior Jesman -- aka...

The Diversion: Has something happened to Watch Dogs?

With the announcement of Watch Dogs' release date alongside a new game trailer, Twitter is abuzz with people questioning the visual appearance of the game. A...

Friday Diversion: Street Fighter: Church Edition

Tasteless or not, this video was just too good to pass up. Ever wonder what Street Fighter: Church Edition would be like? Wonder no longer. https://youtu.be/xPJD28NbOkM Hadouken! Happy...

Meet Nate Thomas, the over-sexualised male Tomb Raider

Now, apparently the guys at LazyGamer think this is awful (I'm not doing them the service of linking to their post, so go and...

Friday Diversion: What do YouTube users think of GTAV?

Ever wondered what the Internet thinks of Grand Theft Auto V? Ever wanted to venture deep into the Internet and be terrified -- and amused...

Friday diversion: These Quake 3 bots learn that pacificism is the only way

A user of 4chan recently took to its forums to discuss an experiment he started and long-since had forgotten. Essentially, the user created a...

Friday Diversion: Wait, what? The Normandy’s in Skyrim?

Now, we thought we'd finished reporting today, and then this fell on our lap. Thanks, Reddit! You can grab a "Normandy" mod for Skyrim on...