Alex Edwards

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Look At These Force Awakens "Action Figures"

Hot Toys, whose work on comic book movies has been nothing short of inspiring, also have the license to make figures based on the characters in <i>Star</i> …

20 Of The Most Beautiful Abandoned Places In The World

Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.<p>Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.

Abandoned Buildings

Hayao Miyazaki Is One Tough Critic

Make no mistake. Hayao Miyazaki of Studio Ghibli fame doesn’t seem easy to please—even if you are his son. Rather, <i>especially</i> if you are his …

'Pan' review: A movie so resoundingly godawful that you have to see it

LOS ANGELES — <i>Pan</i> has created a new genre in film: A movie so bad, so resoundingly rotten in every way, that you should absolutely leave the house …

Movies

Lionsgate to Develop Patrick Rothfuss Fantasy Series for Movies, TV and Video Games

Movies, TV, and games could all be coming.<p>Lionsgate has picked up the rights to Patrick Rothfuss' fantasy book series The Kingkiller …

Holy Shit, Xur Is Selling Gjallarhorn

<i>Destiny</i> players, rejoice: If you still don’t have a mighty Gjallarhorn, you can go buy one right now.<p>Yep, <i>Destiny</i>’s exotic vendor has just arrived at …

Will Batman Writer Scott Snyder Tackle the Joker Again?

Joker is taking some time off.<p>Batman writer Scott Snyder has revealed that he has plans for another Joker-centric Batman story, but not in the pages …

Watch an eagle murder a drone in midair

I'm going to make this short and sweet: Enthusiasts may have a good time piloting drones around the sky, but we're not the alpha predators up there.<p>"Eagle was fine — she was massive, and used talon's to 'punch' the drone out of the sky. Hung around overhead so I got a really good look," the video's …

Drones

The Witcher 3, As Told Through Beautiful Screenshots

I finished <i>The Witcher 3</i> over the weekend, and I’m currently feeling a little...well, empty. But also reflective, on how it was such a remarkable …

Was the Fantastic Four Reboot Doomed From The Start?

Josh Trank’s <i>Fantastic Four</i> has been getting hammered this weekend—at the box office, by critics, and by audiences. The question everyone’s asking is: …

A Book That Tries to Explain Why Some People Die Playing Video Games

I own a lot of books about video games. I paid almost $125 for a used copy of <i>Invasion of the Space Invaders</i>, Martin Amis’s out-of-print …

10 Daily Routines For Honing Your Creativity

If your daily routine doesn’t get your creative juices flowing, consider adapting these habits of famously creative thinkers.<p>Creativity can be as elusive as it is rewarding. Inspiration usually lies just beyond the intellect’s reach, sparking our best work and sneaking away when we need it …

From Russia, With Cosplay Love

Natasha Firsakova, aka Narga, is a cosplayer from Russia. She’s one of the best.<p>Narga actually does a lot of cosplay with her boyfriend Aoki, and …

15 simple things you can do to stay happy at work

The key to happiness at your job isn't about the big stuff — it's all in the details.<p>Whether it's finding the perfect desk plant, eating a delicious …

Mayo Clinic

Fantastic Four Review

Fantastic Dour<p>Aesthetically drab and dramatically inert, this reboot of Fantastic Four manages to actually make the previous two FF movies seem …

Unlocking the Secrets of Star Wars Battlefront's Fighter Combat - IGN Video

The Rebellion and Empire take to the skies in a new dogfighting trailer.

Secret Origins Of The Japanese Superhero Show That Became Power Rangers

If you look at the picture above, you probably think of the Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers, costumed heroes who have been kicking their way across TV …

Final Fantasy XV's Backstory Shown in New Trailer

The latest <i>Final Fantasy XV</i> trailer is titled “Dawn,” and in it, we can see young Noctis and his dad King Regis.<p>The events that take place fifteen …

Destiny: The Taken King Sounds Promising As Hell

I must confess, it’s hard not to be excited about the future of <i>Destiny</i>, a video game in which players must travel through space fighting enemies, …

Bungie Revamping Destiny's Leveling System

Just like Dinklebot, the light system will soon be no more.<p>Bungie is going to revamp the leveling system in Destiny with The Taken King …

The Deadpool Trailer is Here

"What if I told you...we can make you better?"<p>The full red band trailer for Tim Miller's 2016 Deadpool movie has landed - check it out below! If …

Highlight Reel #141 - Jesus, Batman, What Did You Do To This Guy?

Batman

Future criminals can be spotted at nursery school, study suggests

Children's social-emotional skills can indicate future prospects, including whether they will end up in a council falt, researchers find<p>Future criminals and council house tenants can be spotted as early as nursery school, a study suggests.<p>Early social-emotional skills observed in pre-school …

Learning

It's Yennefer of Vengerberg From The Witcher 3

We’ve seen some good <i>Witcher</i> cosplay lately—unsurprising, given the love folks have for the characters and their snappy outfits—but you don’t see many …

Ban killer robots to stop killing machine arms race warns Professor Stephen Hawking

A global arms race is inevitable if a military power tries to build artificially intelligent killer machines, says open letter from science and industry leaders<p>Killer robots must be banned, or the world risks a global arms race to build intelligent machines that can kill without human control, …

Should We Outlaw Androids?

The robotic goons of Tomorrowland and machine assassins in ­Terminator Genisys give 'droids a bad rap<p>In movies, robots typically masquerade as humans in order to infiltrate society and annihilate us. In real life, researchers are more concerned about the damage androids could inflict on our minds. …

Japan Fires The World's Most Powerful Laser

Remember: watt is the unit of power<p>Researchers at Osaka University are claiming to have fired the most powerful laser in the world. The 2-petawatt (two quadrillion watt) pulse lasted just one picosecond (a trillionth of a second).<p>For a rough comparison, in 2013, a 50 kilowatt (50,000 watt) laser …

University of Illinois

Why Star Wars Battlefront Won't be Battlefield in Space

A breakdown of the differences between the Battlefield series and what’s to come from Battlefront.<p>Battlefield Hardline may have cruelly been …

Comic-Con 2015: It Looks Like Oliver Will Become Green Arrow in Arrow: Season 4

Filming has begun.<p>It seems almost certain that Oliver Queen will finally be going by the superhero name Green Arrow in the upcoming fourth season of …

What’s Really Happening in Arkham Knight’s True Ending

You have to do a lot of work to get the third, final ending in the latest <i>Batman</i> game. But the scene that plays out as a reward for completing 100% of</i> …