A Swedish Police Taskforce Raided a Bunch of Teenagers Playing Call of …

Whether you chalk it up to the hyper-realism of today's video games or an overzealous neighborhood watch program, it's hard to blame the Swedish police who responded to a frantic call reporting what sounded like a brutal massacre. The ten-man team raided the apartment to find a group of teenagers in the midst of murder … » 1/28/13 6:40pm 1/28/13 6:40pm

Microsoft Hires 14-Year-Old After He Hacks Call of Duty (Updated: No…

There are two routes when it comes to hackers. You can either prosecute them and subsequently have your ass handed to you by them (Sony) or you can perhaps recognize their talents. Microsoft hired the kid who hacked them. Update: The photo previously accompanying this post was incorrectly attributed, is of another kid, … » 6/09/11 9:00pm 6/09/11 9:00pm

The scene in which gamers blow Fidel's brains off

The Cuban government is very angry. The reason: This scene from a Call of Duty: Black-Ops mission that requires to kill Fidel Castro. They are claiming some bullshit about it being "perverse." I wonder if the victims of Castro's dictatorship agree. » 11/12/10 7:20pm 11/12/10 7:20pm

The Week In iPhone Apps: Makin' Music, Chompin' Ghosts

This week in the unseasonably entertaining App Store: Another bizarrely amazing music app; free turn-by-turn directions of questionable reliability; a fat man on a tightrope; an interesting take on the classic-est of classics; and a treat for our dear developers. » 8/07/09 6:00pm 8/07/09 6:00pm

Beat Gizmodo's Call of Duty Fanatics, Make Them Frown, Win a Prize

After much boasting, the first challengers to Matt and Adam in Call of Duty 4 came, saw, and conquered, and won some sweet prizes from our Santa bag. They've fared better in subsequent matches, but more challengers are needed! » 12/05/08 5:39pm 12/05/08 5:39pm