12 Most Codependent Supervillains of All Time

Some villains strive for wealth and power. Some villains strive for glory. But a surprising number of villains are motivated solely by their tangled relationships with the hero. These are love-hate relationships, in which the villain just wants to impress the hero or spend quality time together. Here are the 12 most… » 2/26/14 10:03am 2/26/14 10:03am

Fleshy piranha plant sculpture casts Mario Bros. in a horrifying light

Artist Karen, a.k.a. dogzillalives, puts an extra creepy spin on the already freaky carnivorous plants. Her sculpture looks like someone spliced human DNA with one of the piranha plants from Super Mario Bros. » 6/30/13 8:00am 6/30/13 8:00am

Wreck-It Ralph 2 probably coming — and it could feature a major video…

Wreck-It Ralph was surprisingly terrific, doing a lot of clever stuff with the "video game characters have a life away from the screen" trope. So it's great news that studio execs are reportedly talking about a sequel. And this time around, director Rich Moore wants to find a way to include Mario from Mario Bros.… » 12/07/12 3:32pm 12/07/12 3:32pm

Behold, it's the "Throne of Games"

Aaron Jasinski, lord of internet mashups, has delivered yet another brilliant masterpiece. Feast your eyes on the Throne of Games! Get it? Because it's supposed to be Game of Thrones, and the throne is made up of video consoles and the like? You get it. Created for the Gallery 1988 show, you can see more of work over… » 10/25/12 7:20am 10/25/12 7:20am

Drugs that Give People Awesome Superpowers

Where would we be without drugs? Half the great musical performances of the 20th century wouldn't exist. There would be no Mork and Mindy. Walter Bishop would have nothing to inspire his research. » 2/15/12 4:08pm 2/15/12 4:08pm