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  • Blog Post: Fan Made Mod Makes Spelunky Look Like Metroid

    A fan of both Metroid and Spelunky recently decided to overlap the two in order to create an impressive mod. The core gameplay of Spelunky is unaltered with the mod, but with it, it's pretty easy to trick yourself into thinking you're playing a new Metroid game. It takes sprites, music, and backgrounds... More
  • Blog Post: Blizzard Opens Up Its Arcade And Editing Tools To Everyone For Free

    The latest StarCraft II update, patch version 2.1, opens up Blizzard's modding and development community in a grandiose way. According to Blizzard, "Patch 2.1 will help open up the StarCraft II community to a broader set of players, offering a plethora of playable Arcade games the community... More
  • Blog Post: Development Video Looks Behind The Scenes Of Elder Scrolls Mod Skywind

    A group of more than 70 modders is working on a mod that updates The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind using the Skyrim engine . A new video from the group showcases the mod in action, and details just how much work went into the project. You can check out the video below, which details how the team wants... More
  • Blog Post: New Accessory Allows Keyboard & Mouse, 360 Controller Use On Xbox One

    CronusMax, a new accessory, will let you use a keyboard and mouse or an Xbox 360 controller with the Xbox One. If you're particularly daring, it will even let you use Sony controllers. According to Eurogamer, the CronusMax opens up the Xbox One to use of the DualShock 3, DualShock 4, Wii Pro Controller... More
  • Blog Post: Skyrim Mod Turns Thomas The Tank Engine Into A Fire-Breathing Terror

    It's been awhile since a Skyrim mod post has made it to the front page of Game Informer, but this one demanded sharing. It's similar to a mod that turned the game's first dragon into Macho Man Randy Savage , but is somehow even more terrifying. I think it's Thomas' complete lack of... More
  • Blog Post: Fan-Made New Super Mario Bros. Mod Adds 128 New Levels

    A New Super Mario Bros. fan created mod project three years in the making is finally available for human consumption. The mod, dubbed Newer Super Mario Bros., adds 128 new levels, a new overworld map, new bosses, old bosses, new power-ups, old-power-ups, new music, new visuals, and a lot more. You can... More
  • Blog Post: Team Fortress 2's Robotic Boogaloo Update Created Entirely By Community

    The latest update to Team Fortress 2, titled Robotic Boogaloo, includes 57 new items, and has been created entirely by the community. Every new item is completely original and created by a community member, and even things like theupdates animated teaser trailer, the website, the comic book, and even... More
  • Blog Post: Modder Adds A Whole Lot Of Doom To Half-Life 2

    What is the one thing Half-Life 2 has been missing all these years? Doom's weapons and enemies, of course. The video below comes from YouTube user GhorsHammer who added Doom's weapons and enemies to Gordon Freeman's world using the always entertaining Garry's Mod. Freeman is used to fighting... More
  • Blog Post: Melt The Ice With This Skyrim Mod

    If you're tired of the snow and ice, check out this Skyrim mod called Tropical Skyrim – A Climate Overhaul, which replaces Skyrim's frozen tundra with palm trees and sunshine. Below SaioTV takes a tour of the mod, which Nexus Mods says replaces Bethesda's environments with "lush... More
  • Blog Post: StarCraft Universe Single-Player Prologue Launches

    Back in 2011 Blizzard gave a group of dedicated modders the go-ahead to create a StarCraft MMO. The single-player prologue, Chronicles of Fate, is available now over Battle.net, and offers players a glimpse at the future multiplayer vision. The mod will eventually feature multiplayer raids similar to... More
  • Blog Post: Morgan Freeman Cosplays Gordon Freeman In GTA IV Mod

    Have you ever noticed that Gordon Freeman, silent protagonist of the the Half-Life series, and academy award winning actor Morgan Freeman have very similar names? And that neither has anything to do with the Grand Theft Auto series? The mod seen in the video below comes from YouTube user wapeddell ,... More
  • Blog Post: Torchlight II Mod Adds A Game’s Worth Of Content

    How much do you love Runic Games’ hack n’ slash action/RPG? Probably not as much as the mod team who added 108 elite monsters, 6 dragon, 28 raid dungeons, 11 world bosses, a new Necromancer class, and much more in the enormous SynergiesMOD. Torchlight II is already an excellent game. This... More
  • Blog Post: Mod Turns Half-Life Into A Dragon Ball Z Fighting Game

    It's a strange match, using the original Half-Life's engine to create a fan-made Dragon Ball Z fighting game, but it looks like it works. Screenshots for the mod show an impressive collection of characters, both obscure and popular, and they are all apparently equipped with signature moves. You... More
  • Blog Post: Super Mario 64 Modded For Cooperative Play

    YouTube user Skelux has posted a video, along with a few download links, for a Super Mario 64 co-op mod. You can check out some footage of two Mario's running around the world of Super Mario 64 below. You would think Skelux would have opted for a Mario with a green hat, green shirt, and an 'L'... More
  • Blog Post: Far Cry 3's FarCraft Mod Is Out Now

    If you're clamoring for the chance to take a Far Cry 3 vacation, there's a way to do it before the game's December 4 launch. A new Minecraft mod replicates areas and structures from Ubisoft's upcoming open-world game. Better yet, it contains more than 50 Easter eggs for island explorers... More
  • Blog Post: Steampunk Xbox 360 Controllers Are Impressive

    Ever wish your Xbox 360 controller looked more like a dense piece of wood with some typewriter keys wedged into it? Forbes has put together a collection of fancy Steampunk Xbox 360 controller mods available on eBay, and they are all impressive. Along with the controller above, there is another with a... More
  • Blog Post: Windfall Island From Wind Waker Recreated In Skyrim

    There was a time, right after The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker's art style was first revealed, that we really wanted the game to look closer to this. I think it's fair to say that we all grew to love Wind Waker's art direction pretty quickly, and after seeing it in this Skyrim style, I have... More
  • Blog Post: Skyrim User Creation Kit Coming Soon

    Bethesda has announced that a user creation kit for Skyrim will be available soon for PC on Steam. This is great news for players who want to dive into what appears to be a very complicated set of tools for making their own version of Skyrim. The creation tools will include Steam Workshop support, which... More
  • Blog Post: Heroic Modders Make Waluigi Playable In Smash Bros. Brawl

    I've never been shy about my love of Waluigi, the greatest character in the Mushroom Kingdom. A stuffed version of him is sitting on my desk as I type this, and a metal Waluigi is attached to the keychain in my pocket. He's always been under-appreciated by Nintendo, but some fans of the superior... More
  • Blog Post: Fanmade GTA IV Mod Brings Niko To San Andreas

    While Grand Theft Auto IV greatly upped the series' graphics and physics, it took a step down in terms of map size (not necessarily a bad thing). For those that preferred the feel of GTA IV and the vastness of San Andreas, you'll be able to combine the two thanks to an upcoming PC mod. No word... More
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