After a weekend of unparalleled successes and unmitigated failures, we talk through the difference between conceiving of something, and making it actually happen. There’s also a long look at what it means when the knowledge and advances of modern technology are applied to game design philosophies from twenty years ago. But you’re probably here for the farting skeleton.# | Posted July 17th, 2014 at 3:17 pm. It has 13 notes.
Look, I’m not sayin’ Tawmmy shouldn’ta been sent up for doing what he done to all them cahps, but they got stunnas, what else is he gonna do? Also I heard from Stacy — ya know Stacy. Whose fathah died? Ya know, that old guy that choked on that grinda up in P’tuckit. Ya know. Her sistah went to RISD and thinks she’s some sahta rawalty. Anyway, Stacy sayin her brotha did tha same but he just got regulah time in the cyba-mines. That’s some gahbage.
Games and Things Discussed: Jaws, Dota 2, Coming Out Simulator, The Last Night, Wings of St. Nazaire, Accents# | Posted July 9th, 2014 at 7:27 pm. It has 10 notes.
Yet another great Idle Thumbs animation, this one from forum user Atte from Idle Thumbs 95: HD Cool Spot.# | Posted July 9th, 2014 at 2:04 pm. It has 19 notes.
In which our good friend Derek Lieu explores the deviance of Sonic and the lure of the Olympic village.# | Posted July 8th, 2014 at 12:31 pm. It has 13 notes.
The question posed: Was Nick really in love with his Wii U, or was it all a bizarrely detailed dream? To find the answer, we ventured deep into Nick’s mind, probing the darkest wells of his psyche, the inkiest depths of his soul. The journey cost lives, ended friendships, conjured up some very unfortunate images of Sonic the Hedgehog, and ultimately revealed nothing.# | Posted July 3rd, 2014 at 3:54 pm. It has 10 notes.
Idle Thumbs Animated 1: The Octopus in My Mind
Idle Forums member backadd created this amazing animation of Sean’s bizarre nightmare(???) from Idle Thumbs 148, featuring Sean Vanaman, Robin Wright, and an octopus.
We hope he does more!# | Posted June 17th, 2014 at 2:26 pm. It has 12 notes.
Opening cinematic to fictional NES game I’m Hoarse, as discussed on Idle Thumbs 159: Wilson’s Ghoulish Countenance.
Created by the incredibly talented atte, from the Idle Forums!# | Posted May 28th, 2014 at 5:20 pm. It has 118 notes. View high resolution.
Sean has a memorable Steam encounter.
As discussed on Idle Thumbs 159: Wilson’s Ghoulish Countenance.# | Posted May 22nd, 2014 at 1:51 pm. It has 54 notes.
Which edition of Watch Dogs will you buy? Choose wisely.
As discussed in Idle Thumbs 158: P is for Podcast.# | Posted May 15th, 2014 at 11:40 am. It has 46 notes. View high resolution.
The newest Thumbs shirt available at store.idlethumbs.net, voted on by you the readers. Loving entitled “Idle Vice.”# | Posted April 16th, 2014 at 7:27 pm. It has 12 notes. View high resolution.