Games Killed the Video Star: Five Ways That Play Is Beating TV at It's Own Game

Tomas Rawlings | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK Tech
Tomas Rawlings

I connected to YouTube on a new device recently, so a device without the vast user history Google likes to collect. I noticed at the top of the screen were the top 5 'Most Popular Right Now' videos for the UK. What struck me was that 4 out of 5 were video games. The only non video game offering was a Beyoncé video in second place.

This Disabled Teen Can Play Minecraft With his Eyebrows

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Tech

A UK-based charity has created a very special type of controller that has allowed a disabled 19-year-old to play computer games with his eyebrows. ...

Denmark Has Been Invaded! (In Minecraft)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Tech

Denmark has been invaded. In Minecraft. A digital recreation of the country built from data provided by the Danish government has been attacked ...

14 Official 2014 Calendars We're Not Sure The World Needs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK Comedy

Because apparently there's a market for each of these. Who knew?! ...

Someone Made A 3D Printer In Minecraft. It's Gargantuan.

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.12.2013 | UK Tech

There are a lot of pretty amazing things you can do in Minecraft - see the slideshow below for some of the best - but this stands out. ItsJustjum...

Guess Which App Sold More Than Any Other This Year?

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK Tech

Minecraft is building an empire - brick by brick. The "pocket edition" of the game which grips youngsters for hours on end as they create their own...

Minecraft Britain

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.11.2013 | UK Tech

At this point it seems like anything which can be made in Minecraft, has been made in Minecraft. Full replicas of fictional space craft? Check. Wo...

WATCH: 'Man Of Steel' Trailer - Minecraft-Style

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2013 | UK Comedy

It's here! The first trailer for the new Superman movie in Minecraft style, that is. Yes, the only thing geekier than either Minecraft or Superman ...

Nintendo To Profit From Fan Videos Uploaded To YouTube

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.07.2013 | UK Tech

Nintendo has announced that it will now profit from videos uploaded to YouTube that feature its games. The Japanese gaming giant said that the new ...

Minecraft Creator Releases 'Drop'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK Tech

Notch, the creator of Minecraft, has released a new game - and it's likely to annoy you unless you're really confident in your touch typing. 'Drop'...

The 'Age of Creativity' and Making Video Games

Michael De Piano | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK Tech
Michael De Piano

A little while ago I stumbled across a rather inspiring blog post by Sir John Sorrell, the Chairman of the London Design Festival and the Arup Design ...

WATCH: Minecraft Meets Team Fortress

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK Tech

With all of the big AAA games out already ahead of Christmas, it's left to the indies to pick up the slack for new releases. Ace of Spades is the p...

WATCH: 'Minecraft Style' - 'Gangnam Style' For Gamers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2012 | UK Comedy

Another day, another 'Gangnam Style' parody... And hot on the heels of this so-so effort from Hitler comes this really rather brilliant spoof featurin...

Rapping for the Kiwis in Christchurch, New Zealand

MC Lars | Posted 01.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
MC Lars

For the past few weeks I've been on tour in New Zealand, rapping for the Kiwis. When I first heard that New Zealanders affectionately referred to themselves as this, I thought it was in reference to the fruit. Nope.

Minecraft Creator's New Game Screenshots

Kotaku | Posted 12.04.2012 | UK Tech

Marcus "Notch" Persson, the creator of Minecraft, is working on something new. It's called 0x10.cc, and is a sci-fi game that's got some neat ideas, p...

0x10c New Game From Minecraft

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 04.06.2012 | UK Tech

Minecraft maker Mojang has released an ambitious new space game called 0x10c. Announced by Mojang head Markus "Notch" Persson via Twitter and a ne...

PICTURES: Royal Wedding, iPhone 5, And What Is Scampi? Britain's Top Google Searches

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 15.12.2011 | UK

The royal wedding rocketed to the head of the list of fastest rising top Google searches in Britain, as interest in Kate Middleton’s marriage to Pri...

(WATCH) Minecraft Named GameCity Prize Winner

Melanie Hick | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK Tech

There's no complicated face recognition, no oozing gore and a distinct lack of buxom female shooters. Instead, the game that has taken out the first G...