The Diversion

The Diversion: Friends, Seinfeld inside The Sims 4

Want to relive some of your favourite sitcoms within The Sims 4? Well, we've got the stuff for you. Origin user ian8000 has recreated a...

The Diversion: Microsoft advertises the very fake Destiny fragrance

Last week, Microsoft UK launched a cheeky marketing campaign for Destiny that, well, admitted they couldn't do a direct marketing campaign for Destiny. The company...

The Diversion: Ken Levine lashes out at article bashing “Sarkeesian haters”

Ken Levine, creator of Bioshock, has taken to Facebook to express his disbelief over a summary of Bioshock Infinite. In an article on The Verge titled "Stop ruining...

The Diversion: This ALS Ice Bucket Challenge came from the moon

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Even video game characters are doing it now, you guys. Bungie got into the act with this hilarious little video....

The Diversion: Pierce Brosnan versus Jimmy Fallon in N64’s GoldenEye

We can all have our own opinions on this, but Pierce Brosnan is my favourite James Bond. Roger Moore is a close second, and...

The Diversion: You can’t buy this Bulbasaur planter, but you sure...

Claudia Ng had the best idea ever for a Pokémon planter... so long as she didn't actually reference Pokémon when selling it on Shapeways,...

Yoshi’s actually T. Yoshisaur Munchakoopas and Mario is a homo nintendonus

Twitter's blown up today with scans of a 1993 Nintendo Character Guide. In the guide, it's revealed that Yoshi's full name is T. Yoshisaur...

The Diversion: Scientifically Accurate Sonic the Hedgehog is terrifying

FOX's Animation Domination released a video called "Scientifically Accurate: Sonic the Hedgehog" and it's the creepiest thing you'll see all day. It's also required watching. https://youtu.be/TvNEZ4WWQIk I'm...

The Diversion: An ATM gets hacked to play DOOM instead

Australian ingenuity has lead to an ATM being hacked to play id Software's original DOOM. Great if you're bored... bad if you need cash, we guess. Check...

The Diversion: Your penis must be this big to buy a...

Well, okey-dokey. Kotaku today reports (via translation) that a new Japanese PlayStation Vita ad basically requires children to have a big 'ol adult penis before...

The Diversion: Happy 50th birthday Ryu

The very first Street Fighter debuted in arcades in 1987, but series star Ryu was apparently born 21 July 1964. If our math is correct...

The Diversion: Star Wars is being made, shot-for-shot, in Minecraft

You think you're a Star Wars fan? We figure Grahame 'Paradise Decay' Skeavington has you beat. Skeavington has spent three years creating Star Wars in Minecraft, shot-for-shot, and...

The Diversion: Is Mass Effect’s Garrus making an appearance in Doctor...

Okay, so this is probably just a coincidence... but it's still pretty awesome. Check out this screencap from a trailer heralding the next season of...

The Diversion: Halo 3’s last Easter egg found after 7 long...

After seven long years -- and ironic, considering Bungie and their love of the number -- Halo 3's last Easter egg has been revealed. Bungie's...

The Diversion: This GTA Online glitch allows you to walk on...

Grand Theft Auto Online players can now emulate Jesus and walk on water. The glitch, discovered by YouTube user Big Spaz, requires players to visit the...

The Diversion: This cosplay couple really puts same-sex relationships in Mass...

Look, I know this post is a bit of a stretch. The Gaily Grind initially reported it and didn't even get the names of...

The Diversion: Ken Levine thinks it’s “ironic” that Fox & Friends...

Ah, Elisabeth Hasslebeck. To think we once respected you as a contestant on Survivor: Australia. You've sure come a long way, now working as host on...

The Diversion: A scooter crash, Super Mario style

Guys, this is exactly what you need to watch this morning. Trust us. https://youtu.be/PpeksOCGirw We're sure the scooter driver is fine. Apart from the shame, that is. Happy...

The Diversion: This EA Sports UFC glitch sends players flying

Sure, UFC fighters may be hard as nails, but that doesn't mean they can beat glitchy gravity. This funny glitch, courtesy YouTube user HaX & GliTcH, has...

Google is awarding those who caught ’em all during April Fools...

Remember the Google Maps April Fools joke that had us all searching for Pokémon within the app? Well, Google's awarding those who actually caught...