Saturday, December 30, 2006

Twisted: The Writings on the Stall

An online repository of writings found on restroom walls.

Friday, December 29, 2006

Video: Tarantula Shed

A short film of a tarantula as it sheds it's skin. The entire process took 8 hours and has been edited to this 6 minute clip.

Wednesday, December 27, 2006

Game: Firework Frenzy

Click on the rockets to have the firework explode. Miss one and it's game over.

Monday, December 25, 2006

Video: Rage Against the Machine - Renegades of Funk

Music video for Rage Against the Machine's 'Renegades of Funk'.

Thursday, December 21, 2006

Game: Starcraft FA 5

The ultimate StarCraft defense game. Can you survive through all 27 waves?

Monday, December 18, 2006

Game: Turbocharged Penguins

Keep clicking on the penguin to keep him going up. Collect Turbo Boost power-ups to really send the little guy skyward. This game is great fun and terribly addictive.

Saturday, December 16, 2006

Holiday: Elf Yourself

Turn yourself into an elf with this holiday greeting generator.

Tuesday, December 12, 2006

Game: Bowmaster Prelude

Your kingdom is under attack! You are armed with a legendary bow and can use a variety of spells and different types of magical arrows to defeat your enemy. Use strategy to prioritize your targets and exploit their weaknesses. Latest game in the Bowmaster series.

Monday, December 11, 2006

Game: Pattern Panic

In this fun puzzle game you need to find the center of the pattern indicated on the game board.

Game: Grow ver. 1

The latest game in the ever popular 'Grow' series. While this game is the latest in the series, it is called 'ver. 1' because it is based on the author's original idea for the series.

Saturday, December 09, 2006

Video: Kids Band Plays Iron Maiden

A band made up of nothing but children play the heavy metal band 'Iron Maiden' song, "Hallowed Be Thy Name".

Thursday, December 07, 2006

Game: Winterbells

In Winterbells you control a snow-white rabbit who hops onto falling bells as they drift down from the night sky. From the fine folks at Orisinal.

Saturday, December 02, 2006

Game: Superstar Chefs

Our chef has lost all of his ingredients. Help him get them back in this platform game.

Friday, December 01, 2006

Letterman: Frank Caliendo

Frank Caliendo performs on the Late Show with David Letterman as part of their week long tribute to celebrity impressionists.

Thursday, November 30, 2006

Animation: Speakers Everywhere

Some very cool animation is on display in this viral ad created for a German radio station.

Friday, November 24, 2006

Flash Animation: Animation Invasion

An interesting and very entertaining flash show that uses several uncommon techniques for it's unique look.

Monday, November 13, 2006

Game: The Missle Game 3D

Fly your missile through the tunnel with your mouse. An excellent take on the old 'fly the helicopter through the tunnel' type game.

Friday, November 10, 2006

Video: Allman/Neville/Raitt: Midnight Rider

An all star cast of musicians performing the classic Allman Brothers song, "Midnight Rider"

Thursday, November 09, 2006

Game: Dice Wars

'Risk' like board game that has you trying to gain control of the entire board. Takes a few tries to get the hang of it, but is quite fun and challenging once you do. Note: You can end your turn early, which will earn you more dice.

Sunday, October 29, 2006

Video: Aerosmith - Sweet Emotion

Aerosmith perform their classic hit 'Sweet Emotion' live in Texas, 1978.

Friday, October 27, 2006

Game: Purgatorium

A quick and easy point and click game in honor of the season. Happy Halloween!

Thursday, October 19, 2006

Video: Animusic - Gyro Drums

Video: Animusic - Heavy Lights

Animation+Music=Animusic. The above video is taken from Animusic's second DVD.

Saturday, October 07, 2006

Game: Grow Tribute

A clone of the popular Grow games created in tribute to the original. Place items on the globe in the proper order to complete the puzzle.

Friday, October 06, 2006

Game: Red

Red offers up a brand new take on a classic gameplay mechanic in this simple and stylish arcade shooter that plays a little like Missile Command. Very addictive, simple gameplay, excellent soundtrack. Enjoy this one.

Saturday, September 23, 2006

Game: Monkey Kick Off

Time your click just right to have the monkey kick the ball as far as possible. Similar in concept to the popular Yeti game. Send a video of your best kick and challenge a friend!

Saturday, September 16, 2006

Game: SwfRoads

SwfRoads is an absolutely brilliant fast action driving game with simple controls, great minimalist visuals and an energizing soundtrack. Take to the sky in your spacecraft and navigate the geometric terrain of each of the game's 18 selectable roads.

Wednesday, September 13, 2006

Cool Site: Save The Girls

Save the Girls is a project to preserve, restore and display the worlds largest collection of World War II aircraft nose art. Some art may not be safe for work.

Saturday, September 09, 2006

Game: Chaos Faction

After years of training, the battle will begin. Top fighters have gathered, arenas have been spotted, and the battle Bell is about to ring. Will you be the Last man standing? Only time will tell...

'z' for attack 1
'x' for attack 2
up arrow to jump
down arrow for shield
left/right arrows to move

full tutorial with all the in-depth moves avilable here...

Thursday, September 07, 2006

Video: Wheelchair Backflip

Aaron Fotheringham performs a series of incredible tricks, including a backflip, while in a wheelchair.

Friday, September 01, 2006

Game: Fracture

Shoot everything, but touch nothing in this simple space shooter.

Sunday, August 27, 2006

Game: Caixa

Turn all the tiles the indicated color. Requires quick thinking and quick clicking.

Friday, August 18, 2006

Game: Fruit Fall

Use the right/left arrow keys to rotate the board and match up the fruit.

Saturday, August 12, 2006

Game: Impulse

In Impulse, the basic objective is to move the white ball to the goal in the shortest time possible by placing bombs and other objects on the play field that will influence its path.

Thursday, August 10, 2006

Video: Hannity Sucks ass!

A guy holds a sign up on Fox's Hannity and Colmes.

Saturday, August 05, 2006

Video: Travis Pastrana Pulls the Double Backflip

Travis Pastrana performs the double backflip on a motorcross bike during the 2006 summer X-Games.

Saturday, July 29, 2006

Animation: Mexican Red Cross

Here is a new funny spot done by Javier GutiƩrrez for the Mexican Red Cross. Simple and elegant, if you love to have fun with death, this spot is a must.

Thursday, July 20, 2006

Animation: X-Games Commercial by Psyops

Another outstanding CG commercial created by the guys at Psyop.

Friday, July 14, 2006

Risque: Virtual Stripper 3

All new girl, all new setting. Tell the stripper what to do and she will do it (assuming she 'knows' that command). From the same folks that brought us the Virtual Stripper from this previous post.

Sunday, July 09, 2006

Game: Nudist Trampolining

Get jumping around on the trampoline while wearing your birthday suit. Pull off tricks and collect the bonus points for a big score.

Friday, July 07, 2006

Animation: Aras Flight

Ara's Flight by Hagop Kaneboughazian is a short film about a young boy who dreams of flying into the heavens to reunite with his parents. All alone in a deserted orphanage, Ara builds a pair of cardboard wings and attempts to take flight. Ara's Flight is dedicated to all the children of war. The film attempts to visualize the needs orphaned children have for love and guidance in a world that can sometimes make no sense.

Tuesday, July 04, 2006

Animation: Jungle Gym

This is a funny animated short about an intensive gym course in the jungle.

Saturday, July 01, 2006

Video: South Park - Cherokee Hair Tampons

Kyle will die unless he gets a kidney transplant from the only other person in town with a compatible blood type, Cartman.

Friday, June 30, 2006

Animation: Abridged

This is short about a young soldier which loses himself to a childrens book as the war closes in around him. Abridged was Joshua Harvey's senior thesis from 2005 at SVA in NYC. The project was a regional finalist in the student academy awards and has seen some success outside of the US, winning an award at the Kawasaki Digital Short Festival in Japan.

Wednesday, June 21, 2006

Animation: Stiltwalkers

This animated short tells us Odon's story, a 9 year old boy which liles in a fantasy world. Alexis Van der Haeghe worked 7 months to do this amazing movie.

Tuesday, June 20, 2006

Animation: The Way of Hope

At the wheel of its caravan, Zebulon, a small travelling merchant, arrives in an old abandoned village. Feeling lonely, he tries to manufacture a companion. But things never happen as wished.

Saturday, June 17, 2006

Cool Site: Echoes: The Best of Pink Floyd

Flash site the lets you hear, watch, and learn about some of their best music. Video, audio, track and album stats and band commentary for many of Pink Floyd's greatest hits.

Saturday, June 03, 2006

Animation: The Tin Woodsman

The Tin Woodsman is a multimedia animation created by Greg Tatum. The story is a retelling of the origins of the Tin Woodsman as is told in the fourteen original books of The Wizard of Oz series written by L. Frank Baum.

Tuesday, May 30, 2006

Video: Jimi Hendrix - Foxy Lady

The incomparable Jimi Hendrix plays Foxy Lady live at Monterey.

Animation: Bait N Switch

Wilbur Chen created this animated short while studying at VFS.

Tuesday, May 16, 2006

Video: Pink Floyd - Echoes

This classic performance comes from Pink Floyd's 'Live at Pompeii'.

Game: Gwigle

Can you figure out what is being searched for by looking at the results? Interesting and addictive game that not only entertains, but teaches you how to use Google more effectively.

Thursday, May 11, 2006

Video: Beatles Perform Shakespeare

The Beatles performing a Shakespearean skit on a 1964 British television program.

Tuesday, May 02, 2006

Animation: Celebrity Deathmatch - The Beatles

The Fab Four make their way into the ring to do battle in Celebrity Deathmatch, the world's leading provider of claymation carnage.

Sunday, April 30, 2006

Animation: Little Beggar

Done by Kyung-ah Hong, Little Beggar is another short 3d movie done at the VFS.

Animation: The Key

'The Key' is nice nostalgic CG movie done by Franz Kirchner.

Tuesday, April 25, 2006

Flash Animation: Rocky Bunnies

Angry Alien is back with another 30-second movie re-enactment. This time the bunnies take on the classic film 'Rocky'.

Saturday, April 22, 2006

Video: Bubble Magic

Tom Noddy displays some pretty impressive tricks with soap and smoke.

Sunday, April 16, 2006

Video: Chinlone

Chinlone, or Cane Ball, is originally a Myanmar sport. These guys make traditional hacky sack players look stupid.

Flash Animation: President Beavis

Beavis imagines what it would be like if he were the President.

Saturday, April 15, 2006

Game: Cubrius

Outstanding version of Sokoban. Push similar colored blocks together to remove them from the stage.

Friday, April 14, 2006

Game: Dragondash

Similar to the old helicopter game, but with a few twists. Collect coloured orbs to speed up and try to get as far as you can in 60 seconds.