Flash Friday!!! It's Winnie The Pooh Home Run Derby
! In Japanese! And insanely difficult!
Illustrator Jed Henry and woodblock printmaker David Bull recently collaborated on a set of videogame-inspired woodblock prints
in the ukiyo-e style
. Just recently funded through Kickstarter
, the prints are already underway
. There are videos of the creative process here
and at the bottom of the first link.
-playing software programs combined forces to "aggressively pursue"
female champion Ichiyo Shimizu in 86 moves. (previously)
Hanafuda (Koi Koi)
is a flash game that plays
with the hanafuda
deck of cards. (As a trivia side note, hanafuda cards were the beginning of Nintendo
Once you're familiar with the deck, you can play Minhato
, a java game
that uses the same cards. [more inside]
It's in japanese, but the point of the game is to click the little guys before they go away. (flash friday)
, in case you don't want to sit through a commercial), a Super Mario-ish Flash game from Japan, except instead of an Italian plumber, you are a snail. With a mustache. From the fine folks at SKT
. Left click to jump, left click and hold to climb walls, reach the end-of-level ring before the time runs out. Watch the animation before each level to see what new obstacles and enemies are in store.
Fun things to do with your wiener.
(Totally safe for work.)
Hard drives in PlayStations!
"Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony (NYSE: SNE) will reportedly include a hard drive and modem in the U.S. version of its second-generation PlayStation gaming product set for a fall release."
Slashdot reported that linux would be the development platform, but my question is how soon to expect a linux port to a Playstation?