This might be the most heartwarming video game commercial ever

Dragon Quest has never been as popular in North America as it is in Japan. In Japan, the release of a new Dragon Quest game is a massive, world-consuming event. It’s so big that (possibly apocryphal) stories have popped up about the government forcing publisher Square Enix to only release new games in the series on Saturdays, to avoid obsessed gamers skipping out on school … Continue reading This might be the most heartwarming video game commercial ever

Blind Rhythm Heaven player sends heartwarming letter to Nintendo, receives reply in braille

Japanese Twitter user kentarock1020 has a son named Hibiki who, very sadly, is completely blind. He’s lacked the ability to see since the age of two due to the rare cancer form retinoblastoma. That naturally makes it difficult to play most video games. However, there’s one Nintendo series he’s managed to not only play, but also excel at. With the help of his father, Hibiki … Continue reading Blind Rhythm Heaven player sends heartwarming letter to Nintendo, receives reply in braille

SpaceX to Perform Its Most Heartwarming Mission Yet

Image: SpaceX via Flickr The typical SpaceX payload might include a communications satellite, some ISS supplies, even the occasional spy network. But later this year, the aerospace company will embark on something quite a bit more endearing: a Falcon 9 rocket will carry the cremated remains of beloved family members into space. Elysium Space will be providing the unusual service on its Elysium Star II … Continue reading SpaceX to Perform Its Most Heartwarming Mission Yet