A tribute to the Unsung Heroes of E3

Now that the excitement of E3 has come and gone, I feel it is time to spread the love to some of the unsung heroes of E3…The Cosplayers!  The scantily clad women, the elaborately outfitted fan boys, and even those that…well, we are not sure what they are, We salute you and your bravery!

Jimmy Kimmel is perhaps the best late night talk show host on the planet

…not only does he absolutely love video games, his whole cast dressed as video game characters on the Halloween episode of his show. Who doesn’t love a talk show host that dresses as Donkey Kong, honestly?! Does anybody else watch Jimmy Kimmel Live? Does anybody else have a feeling that Reggie will show up on the show sometime soon, gold controller in hand to show off Skyward Sword?

Nintendo Pharmacist the coolest guy you’ll ever buy overpriced meds from

Infendo reader, good sport, and rad pharmacist Blake Shoemaker emails: My pharmacy (in a Publix grocery store) had a fun Halloween celebration that called for the departments to decorate their sections for kids to visit, play games, and trick or treat. I thought what better theme for young and old alike than an old school Mario level? I even dressed up to play the part! Thanks, Blake. “Pipe ...

Nintendo Halloween costume ideas, anyone?

I might be late to the party, but tonight I stumbled across the most impressive fan-made cosplay of Samus’s Varia Suit I’ve ever seen, and with Halloween right around the corner, figured it would be fun to share. Nintendo costumes are now a dime a dozen, but it’s rare to find true quality in the sea of cheap knock-offs. This impressive homage to our favorite bounty hunter took si...

Want to make a FLUDD or a Propeller Helmet?

Brian Brinegar, one of the men behind the legendary gaming marathon, Mario Marathon, has put up a easy instructable on how to build a few gaming props. Not just any props, but Mario power ups. Brian contacted me about a week ago to share some info on the cosplay ready FLUDD, and the awesome Propeller Helmet. Saying that “They loved the costumes, so we thought we’d do something a little...

Halloween Approaches!

Halloween is only a week away, people! Here at Infendo, we want to see the best dang Halloween costumes around. Send your pics to and we’ll display the best! NOTE: That is me as Mario, and I love that costume so much I have used it as often as possible since.