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Cardboard Tube Fighting

Cardboard Tube Fighting

And a thousand Penny Arcade fans squealed in delight: Cardboard Fighting League is a real-life Seattle-based group that’s heading to the East Coast 7/11 and 7/12 to recruit new members.

Ezio: Assassin’s Creed II

Ezio: Assassin’s Creed II

The developers dish the dirt on Ezio, Assassin’s Creed II’s new troubled protagonist and eagle-eyed super assassin; dude’s got issues, but you would too if you lived his life.

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Stop Motion Donkey Kong

Stop Motion Donkey Kong

Even Raleigh, NC isn’t immune from ape attacks, as evidenced by Pixel & Bricks; it’s a stop motion Donkey Kong video made from Post-its where Mario saves the day–or does he?

Funny: Adopt-a-Graduate

Funny: Adopt-a-Graduate

Take the worst economy in half a century and add in the (lack of) work ethic of college grads and you get Adopt-a-Graduate, a charity spoof that asks you to give to the uselessly needy.

App: Nearest Tube

App: Nearest Tube

It’s not as cool as Layar, but Nearest Tube will let iPhone 3GS owners get their augmented reality fix; if you’re in London, it’ll direct you to the nearest metro station. Warning: Loud.

Short Film: Blip

Short Film: Blip

Ben Harper and Sean Mullen’s short animated 3D film, Blip, has a relatively simple story: peace for two laser-toting warmongers just means twice the war for everyone else.

Tactics Trailer: ArmA II

Tactics Trailer: ArmA II

ArmA II is a war simulator, but this Military Tactics Montage gives a better idea of the sheer number of things you can do; still, it’s not without its bugs (check out the tank at the end).

Trace of Time Clock

Trace of Time Clock

The Trace of Time Clock ensures you’ll never run late again: it’s a dry-erase board with a single hand that wipes out tasks as they happen, leaving the tardy with no idea of what’s transpired.

iPhone App: iDoor

iPhone App: iDoor

Designed by an MIT student, iDoor is the ultimate iPhone app: it opens a hydraulically actuated dorm room door which also responds to knocks thanks to vibration sensors. Thanks, Jacob!

Funny: Deleted T3 Scene

Funny: Deleted T3 Scene

If you’ve ever wondered why T-800 Terminators look like Arnold, this deleted scene from Terminator 3 explains it all; it’s a terrible scene that needed to be cut, but still hilarious.

Video: Technologic Overkill

Video: Technologic Overkill

The iPhone 3GS’ new abilities create their first music video courtesy of Steve Ellington: Technologic Overkill follows a little robot outside an Apple store, with an Autobot cameo.

Gameplay: Dante’s Inferno

Gameplay: Dante’s Inferno

Dante’s Inferno finally reveals its gameplay; the trailer starts off slowly, but quickly picks up the pace with demon-rending visuals that should make God of War fans giddy.

Timeline #3: Old Republic

Timeline #3: Old Republic

The third video for the ongoing Old Republic Timeline series is up; it focuses on the New Mandalore, a dangerous and enigmatic leader responsible for the blockade of the Republic.

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Motion Comic: Wolfenstein

Motion Comic: Wolfenstein

This Motion Comic trailer is a highly stylized, comic book inspired depiction of Wolfenstein history; think Sin City with Nazis, a hard-assed Allied hero and a mini-gun toting Hitler.

Video: Airplane Toilet Paper

Video: Airplane Toilet Paper

There’s nothing worse than a clogged loo at 30,000 feet, which is why the result of this Airplane Toilet Paper Experiment by Mark Malkoff isn’t too surprising; man, do those toilets suck!

First-Person Shooter Disease

First-Person Shooter Disease

First-Person Shooter Disease takes a look into the world of a man with Duke Nukem’s Disease; he’s accompanied by Donkey Kong, 2D Side Scroller and Street Fighter sufferers.

Trailer #2: Section 8

Trailer #2: Section 8

Much more gameplay in this latest trailer for Section 8, which is starting to look a bit like Halo but with jumping and big armored suits; still, we’ll reserve judgment until it ships 8/25.

Funny: Homeopathic A&E

Funny: Homeopathic A&E

If New Age mysticism ever replaced medical science in the emergency room, it’d be a lot like Homoepathic A&E, a goofy skit by UK comedy show That Mitchell and Webb Look.

Xbox 360 Portable #5

Xbox 360 Portable #5

Ben Heck’s fifth Xbox 360 Portable is lookin’ good: it adds an ethernet port, flush DVD and side panels, volume buttons and more air holes; it’s totally built from scratch. Thanks, Icebone!

Short Film: Fireworks

Short Film: Fireworks

The one thing better than real fireworks is fireworks you can eat: PES’ aptly-named Fireworks is a short but “sweet” stop-motion film with exploding Candy Corn, Sour Balls and Peeps.

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iPhone 3GS Jailbreak

iPhone 3GS Jailbreak

Celebrate America’s Independence Day in style with a good ol’ fashioned iPhone 3GS jailbreak: Crunchgear’s John Biggs proves it above; be sure to check out BigBoss’ cautions here.

Mega 64: Oregon Trail

Mega 64: Oregon Trail

Mega 64’s Oregon Trail revisits the travels of pioneers past, but it’s not all buffalo-huntin’ fun: it includes death by measles, flatulent dysentery bouts and a truly epic fording of a river.

Webcam Music Video: Sour

Webcam Music Video: Sour

Insanely complex but utterly inspirational as well, Japanese band Sour creates an amazing webcam-based music video for “Hibi no Neiro” using their fans from around the world.

Movie Trailer #2: Planet 51

Movie Trailer #2: Planet 51

Trailer #2 for Planet 51 isn’t earth-shattering, but improves on the first trailer by squeezing in more character exposition, examples of 50s-style Americana and cutesy robot sequences.

Prototype vs inFAMOUS

Prototype vs inFAMOUS

With both games now out, Game Trailers pits Prototype vs inFAMOUS; it’s a wordless comparison of powers, enemies, story and more, letting you choose based on looks alone.

Splinter Cell: Conviction

Splinter Cell: Conviction

This dev diary video for Splinter Cell: Conviction gives us the lowdown straight from the horses’ mouths: essentially, you’ll be able to choose between gung-ho or stealth gameplay.

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