The Artist Going Viral for His Disgustingly Realistic Video Game Characters

Two months ago, Sam, aka @Shamgetz and u/SamJamBand on Reddit, didn’t consider himself an artist. Sure, he’s been “doodling his whole life,” but he never…

The Millennial Guys Still Playing the ‘Doorknob’ Game

Nearly 14 years ago, Mit Ellis, a 26-year-old living in the U.K., witnessed a scene that would stay with him for life. He’d just entered…

The Young Men Who Turn to ‘Fortnite’ for Mental Health Support

Joshua woke up one morning two years ago with excruciating nausea. “It was waking me up at 4 or 5 in the morning,” the 16-year-old tells MEL….

The Long History of Failed Action Movies Based on Macho Toys

The Lego Movie was such a pleasant surprise when it hit theaters in 2014. Who would’ve expected that a movie based on building blocks —…

The Legend of Toad