23 Results for

parkour

Article

Force is with 'Star Wars' parkour

Jedi lookalikes perform spectacular tricks in a Utah valley desert that's similar to the Skywalker home world Tatooine.

By Aug. 2, 2013

Article

Leaping parkour robot is cute and a little creepy

A lightweight version of the cockroach-inspired RHex robot tackles basic parkour moves with gusto.

By Jul. 30, 2013

Article

Assassin's Creed is really just parkour: Video proof emerges

The Assassin's Creed hero sneaks out of the video game and into the real world through a stunt-filled free-running video.

By Sep. 5, 2012

Article

Little Robot Friends make perfect bot buddies

The Little Robot Friends on Kickstarter come equipped with whimsical looks and charming robot personalities.

By Sep. 20, 2013

Article

Found: Old LaserDisc with never-before-seen 'Star Wars' footage

A rare 1984 LaserDisc containing 30 minutes of behind-the-scenes "Star Wars: Return of the Jedi" footage is recovered from Lucasfilm's EditDroid archives.

By Oct. 25, 2013

Article

Name your own price for a 6-game Android bundle

And these are some seriously good games, too, with titles like Catan, Vector, and Zombie Gunship. Plus: a sweet e-book bundle!

By Mar. 6, 2014

Article

Dash 'origami' robot lets you build your own insect buddy

UC Berkeley researchers take their pet insect robot from the lab to a crowdfunding-fueled public debut as a DIY robotics kit.

By Sep. 5, 2013

Article

5 things I've learned about Titanfall (so far)

Xbox One owners are preparing for Titanfall on March 11. Here's what I learned compulsively playing the beta of the console's supposed "killer app" for nearly a week.

By Feb. 19, 2014

Article

Real-life Fruit Ninja slices and dices flying comestibles

When the app is no longer enough, turn to the real-life Fruit Ninja for much more graphic images of fruit meeting its maker at the hands of a sword-wielding ninja.

By Dec. 20, 2012

Article

The game I'm playing all weekend: Vector

Available for Android and iOS, this stylish, parkour-inspired take on Mirror's Edge provides tons of endless-runner fun. And it's free!

By Apr. 5, 2013