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Was it inevitable? Nevertheless, here it is: El Chapo Fat ‘n’ Furious, a new smartphone video game.

We’ll let the creators tell the story:

In a 16-bits graphic vintage style, which perfectly syncs to the shifted-tone gameplay, the player finds himself in the shoes of El Chapo on the day of his escape. As he gets on his bike the mad rush begins! [Mas…]

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There are no heroes in Viridi. No villains. No monsters. No superpowers. And your mission is simple: Help your cacti live long and prosper.

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mascotheaderComic artist Axur Eneas created a series of illustrations of videogame gear, characters, mascots, logos, icons, and glyphs for a gamer convention in Mexico DF. We captioned them all for your nerdy geeky pleasure.

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El Super Chapo is back in an all-new ‘Escape 3’ (toon)

by JUNCO CANCHÉ July 15, 2015 Cartoons
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When life is a video game, love is your secret weapon (video)

by JAI ESCORR April 15, 2015 Cartoons
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In the Great Video Game of Life, a little love from (plus tortillas, cumbia y nopales) can help you escape the zombies and crush the bullies. A true story from Los Cenzontles. PREVIOUSLY ON LOS CENZONTLES:

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Adventures of Kim Jong-Un: He so talent, he so strong (video, photos)

by Comic Saenz December 26, 2014 Cartoons
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Just a few seconds into The Adventures of Kim Jong-Un, it’s clear he so talent, he so strong. Give the guy credit. And before the Kimster blows us all to Hell, please enjoy these photos our reporter in North Korea (moi) smuggled out earlier this year:

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Flashback Friday: Where are they now? (video)

by Barney Asada September 26, 2014 Cartoons
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Sure, they’re older now, but are they obsolete? Our childhood heroes: Where are they now?  Popeye is apparently no longer “strong to the finish,” for example. What’s up with that? Is spinach too expensive for retired sailors on a fixed income?

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Mariachi wedding band plays ‘Super Mario Bros.’ theme (videos)

by Lucida Grandé May 9, 2014 Cultura
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It’s not every day mariachis dressed in white play the theme from the classic Nintendo (NES) game Super Mario Bros; you don’t get married every day either. This musical gift, according to the uploader, was a surprise from the bride to the groom. And here’s the Nintendo original:

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Pac-Man puppets in Mexico are ‘Victorioso!’ (video)

by EDUARDO BURRO March 3, 2014 Cultura
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What does Pac-Man say? In Mexico, Pac-Man says “Juaca Juaca,” of course. PREVIOUSLY ON MEXICAN VIDEO GAME THEATRE:

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Mexican actor rants about stereotyping in GTA 5 (video)

by Comic Saenz November 11, 2013 Cultura
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A Mexican actor standing by an outdoor fountain in a San Angeles park is sick and tired of getting the same stereotyped “Mexican” roles over and over again. [Skip past the intro to 1:40 for the Mexican’s rant. To read the teeny closed captions, switch to full-screen playback.] PREVIOUSLY IN GRAND THEFT AUTO 5: Learn […]

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Pee-powered urinal game consoles make splash at Coca-Cola Park

by DEN D. LEVITCH March 27, 2013 El Now
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(PNS reporting from ALLENTOWN) If you’re a fan of the baseball minor league IronPigs in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley, urine luck next time you catch a home game at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown. The urinals in the men’s rooms at the stadium now feature pee-powered video game consoles where writing your name as a high scorer […]

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Guacamelee: Your future interdimensional Canadian luchador hero

by Victor Payan September 25, 2012 Cultura
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POCHO has seen the future of downloadable interdimensional Canadian lucha libre videogames, and its name is Guacamelee! Just tell us what dimension we need to go to and what border we need to cross, and we will do it! Until Canuckian gamesters Drinkbox Studios release this title, we are on permanent Guacamelee watch!

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