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Classic LucasArts games are now available, for the first time in years

For many, Lucasfilm is synonymous with <i>Star Wars</i>. There’s no reason why it shouldn’t be, either—<i>Star Wars</i> is huge.<p>But if you were playing video games …

GameStop should feel threatened: Tiny startup GameLock is changing the game trade-in business

Games are not like cars or smartphones. The quality of the experience doesn’t really diminish if a PlayStation 4 disc had a previous owner. That’s why retail giant GameStop has such a significant second-hand software business, and it’s why a startup based in Jerusalem is looking to get in on the …

ESPN’s Mark Schlereth Was Moved To Tears Discussing Ray Rice, Domestic Violence And The NFL

Today on <i>Sportscenter</i>, former NFL offensive lineman and current ESPN commentator Mark Schlereth was asked about the Ray Rice video, specifically whether it should be shown on television. Schlereth, who has two daughters of his own, was moved to tears saying, “It was frightening for me to see that. …

Ecuador will circulate its own digital currency later this year

The US dollar is the currency of choice in Ecuador, something that could eventually be second-best to a digital currency issued by the nation’s …

Watch Julia Louis-Dreyfus Try to Pawn Her Emmy to Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul in Barely Legal Pawn

It's a tale as old as time: One night you're drinking with your buddies when all of a sudden, you come up with the brilliant idea to do some online …

Check Out Every Death Scene From Quentin Tarantino’s Movies In This Bloody Supercut

Here’s a fun game for all of you kids out there with your Big Johnson t-shirts and tight-rolled Zubaz. Vimeo user Jaume R. Lloret created this supercut that proclaims to feature every death from each of the feature films directed by Quentin Tarantino, from 1992’s <i>Reservoir Dogs</i> to 2012’s <i>Django</i> …

GameTrailers List Their Favourite Controllers Of All-Time

Popular streaming site Game Trailers have published their take on the best controllers of all-time. Unsurprisingly there’s quite a few Nintendo …

Why the creators of 'Halo' left Microsoft to make 'Destiny'

Bungie's sci-fi shooter (and sort of MMO) <i>Destiny</i> held an open beta this past weekend for all home consoles (PlayStation 4, PS3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360) simultaneously. It's an ambitious game for the team that created <i>Halo</i>, joined Microsoft, and subsequently split from the company to make this …

ESPN Aired Arguably The Most Cringeworthy Bad Beat In Poker History

There are bad beats in poker and there are bad beats in a poker tourney where you buy-in for $1 million and oh God, this is so cringeworthy. Connor Drinan and Cary Katz raised and re-raised each other pre-flop during a hand at a WSOP event that featured a $1 million entry fee. When they turned over …

Here It Is: The First Full-Length Trailer For Season 5 Of ‘The Walking Dead’

“They’re screwing with the wrong people.”<p>That’s how the first trailer for Season 5 of <i>The Walking Dead</i> begins, and then it proceeds to use the next 200-some-odd seconds to drive that point home. And by “that point,” I mean “a wide variety of weapons, from knives to swords to the butts of guns.” And …

Watch Jaime Dance And Daenerys Cuss In The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 4 Blooper Reel

The <i>Game of Thrones</i> Comic-Con panel opened with this blooper reel from Season 4. Wanna see Jaime Lannister dance? And the Red Viper giggle whilst covered in what is supposedly in own brains? And Daenerys say, and I quote, “I’m a Khaleesi, not a queen. For f*ck’s sake, mate”? And all sorts of other …

This Guy Nails 29 Celebrity Impressions in Under 4 Minutes

Think nailing one celebrity impression is good? Try 29.<p>Rob Cantor put his vocal skills to the test for this video, alternating between an incredible 29 celebrity impressions -- from Gwen Stefani to Peter Griffin -- <i>and all while singing</i>. All we'll say is, by the time the nearly four-minute video is …

'Game of Thrones' Meets 'The Brady Bunch' in This Opening Sequence Mashup

Redoing the "Game of Thrones" title sequence in a variety of styles has become a geeky pastime, seemingly, and Wil Wheaton, the former "Star Trek" star and big time geek, has now thrown his hat into the ring with a "Brady Bunch" mash-up that is actually pretty funny and endearing. And you can watch …

Watch A Crowded Bar React To The Mountain Vs. Red Viper Battle From ‘Game Of Thrones’

Every Sunday night, the Burlington Bar in Chicago holds screenings of <i>Game of Thrones</i> that apparently draw a pretty decent crowd. This seems like a fun idea for a number of reasons: it turns the show into a huge real communal experience as opposed to the huge virtual communal experience online, …

Game Of Lulz: The Internet’s Best Reactions To This Week’s ‘Game Of Thrones’

We have to get by for two weeks on this set of <i>Game of Thrones</i> lulz, folks. It’s the reality. Thankfully there was <i>plenty</i> to pull from this most excellent episode. When you’ve got (SPOILERS) Red Viper-Mountain fight to the death confirmations and Littlefinger dropping crazies out of moon doors the …

The 'Game Of Thrones'/'How To Catch A Predator' Crossover That Needs To Happen

The latest "Game of Thrones" episode "Mockingbird" was full of back-stabbing, crazy deaths, pervy uncles and, of course, the moon door. This recap looks at what the episode would have been if Westeros had a data plan.<p><i>"Game of Thrones" airs Sunday at 9:00 p.m. on HBO.</i><p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>"Game Of Thrones"

Dave Grohl And The Foo Fighters Are Getting An HBO Show Of Their Very Own

HBO announced this morning that it has given the green light to a new series about Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters, specifically about the making of the band’s eighth album.<p>From the HBO press release…<p>In the series, directed by Foo Fighters founder Dave Grohl, the band taps into the musical heritage …

Game Of Lulz: The Internet’s Best Reactions To This Week’s ‘Game Of Thrones’

It’s all about Tyrion’s mic drop in this edition of the internet’s best reactions to <i>Game of Thrones</i>, because how could it not be? I, for one, am very excited to welcome one-handed S4 LOL champion Jaime Lannister back in the fold. He was missed.<p>Let’s get right to it.

Goodbye, TV Channels—And Hello, TV Apps

When I was a kid, my brother graciously taught me what a half-Nelson was. It was a lesson learned from our nightly wrestling matches over the remote control, which was essentially the scepter in our little game of thrones. I suppose that made our old tube TV the Lee family version of Westeros.<p>Part …

'Game Of Thrones' Characters Texting About The Latest Episode Is Everything

All men must text.<p>The Sunday, May 4 episode of HBO's "Game of Thrones," "First of His Name," was crazy, but it could've been even crazier if they had texting.<p><i>"Game of Thrones" airs Sunday at 9:00 p.m. ET on HBO.</i><p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>"Game Of Thrones"

Game Of Lulz: The Internet’s Best Reactions To This Week’s ‘Game Of Thrones’

Even though they were working with a Jaime Lannister shortage this week the internet still managed to bring its A game in pursuit of <i>Game of Thrones</i> LOLs, thanks primarily to <i>Arrested Development</i> references and multiple moments simply begging for further exposition. Ships/Chips is the new Beads/Bees …

The Definitive Ranking Of Spider-Man Movies, From Best To Worst

With Spider-Man, Sony basically booted Sam Raimi and started remaking their own movies. The diabolical genius of the move is that, instead of responding with mass apathy, they’ve gotten us to distract ourselves by playing fantasy casting director and arguing over rankings while they charge us four …

Lakers' Chances at Signing Luol Deng, Kyle Lowry, Lance Stephenson and Other FAs

The Los Angeles Lakers should have some cap space this offseason to sign an impact player.<p>What are the chances they land a coveted free agent like Luol Deng, Kyle Lowry or Lance Stephenson?<p>Check out the video above as Kevin Ding gives his take on the Lakers' possible offseason moves.

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This 'Breaking Bad' Tribute Video Will Give You Chills

Long live Heisenberg!<p>Ever since "Breaking Bad" ended, we've been going through Walter White withdrawals. The iconic AMC series garnered critical praise during its five year run and fans of the show are some of the most dedicated, loyal bunch of people out there. They invent mashups, write blogs and …

An Entire Nintendo Console Generation In One Image

Redditor OhioStateBuck has collected every Nintendo 64 cartridge released in North America. Doesn't seem like much, does it? Blame it on those …

HBO Go Says Watching TV Is Better When Done 'Far, Far Away From Parents'

HBO Go is saving the world, one awkward millennial moment at a time.<p>After generating some violent backlash when the volume of viewers wanting to catch the "Game of Thrones" premiere caused the site to crash, HBO Go is hoping to prove it's still the best way to watch your favorite shows and it's …

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Why Is Facebook Blue? The Science Behind Colors In Marketing

Turns out, something as simple as tweaking the color of a button changes user behavior or endears people to your product. Buffer’s Leo Widrich explains the importance of color in website and brand design.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the</i> …

Vince Gilligan Reveals Insane ‘Breaking Bad' Alternate Endings

<i>Look away now if you don't want to read major "Breaking Bad" spoilers.</i><p><b>Peekaboo</b><p>When "Breaking Bad" ended with Jesse (Aaron Paul) riding off into the sunset (meth-aphorically speaking) and Walter White (Bryan Cranston) dying in a meth lab, fans of the show were happy.<p><b>Totally Kafkaesque, right?</b><p>Unlike …