Subject: Gaming

Gaming, esp. electronically mediated (a bit orthogonal to the main purpose of this site)

Word Definition
beast mode n. (1991) in a video game: a (temporary) state in which a human transforms into an animal or mythical creature, typically having extra power or skills; (hence) a (temporary) state of aggression or great performance
power-up n. (1983) in a video game: an item that immediately provides temporary extra abilities to a player
splatterpunk n. 1 (1987) a subgenre of horror fiction characterized by the frequent and graphic description of grisly violence, bloody deaths, and extreme sexual situations; (in later use also) a similar genre of movies, video games, etc.