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15 Netflix hidden-gem horror movies for all you fear addicts out there (2017 edition)

Smell that air? Feel that brisk breeze? Wearing a jacket? That's right, dummy. It's October.<p>And <i>since</i> it's October, you want to watch horror movies, …

How to Buy a Military-Grade Humvee For Less Than $5,000

Finding a deal on a capable off-roader — one with incredible ground clearance and extreme approach and departure angles, plus bulletproof …

Off-roading

Golf Story is a delightful RPG — and the golfing isn’t bad, either

The best sports game on the Switch may be a golf game about living a better life<p>I can’t stop thinking about how good <i>Golf Story</i> is.<p>It’s a surprising turn of events, because my interest in the actual game of golf is basically zero. So how the hell did I get sucked into the world of this retro-looking …

Smartphone use has radical impact on mental health of teens, claims San Diego SU psych professor

San Diego State University professor of psychology and author Jean Twenge has claimed that smartphone usage is having a radical impact on both the behavior and mental health of U.S. teenagers.<p>The arrival of the smartphone has radically changed every aspect of teenagers’ lives, from the nature of …

Mental Health

Nike SB Dunk Low Pro "Black/Cement"

Air Jordan IV-inspired Dunks.<p>Nike’s skateboarding imprint looks to the iconic Air Jordan IV for its latest Dunk release. Appearing in low-top form, the “Black/Cement” release essentially combines the two most coveted versions of the Air Jordan IV, adopting the colorway of the black pair while …

Scientists issue call for urgent controls on e-cigarette sales to children

Survey shows one in five teenagers in north-west England have bought or tried e-cigarettes and found a strong link to to binge drinking<p>Scientists have called for urgent controls on the promotion and sale of e-cigarettes to children after finding high rates of usage among secondary school pupils in …

eCigarettes

Bloodborne "Undone by the Blood" Trailer - Rewind Theater - IGN Video

Marty and Brian break down all the little details in the latest awesome Bloodborne trailer.

How To Buy A PS4 For $225

Retailer GameStop has announced a new trade-in promotion where you can get a new PlayStation 4 for only $225.<p>Here's how it works. Shoppers who trade in a PlayStation 3 (120 GB or greater) or an Xbox 360 (250 GB of greater) toward the purchase of a new PS4 will receive $175 in store credit. That …

PlayStation

Play Bloodborne Co-Op With Friends By Exchanging Passwords

An update to the official Japanese Bloodborne website has revealed new details about the PlayStation 4-exclusive's cooperative and player-vs-player modes.<p>According to a translation of the update from Gematsu, up to three players will be able to join an online cooperative game and take on bosses. …

Dark Souls

Horrid Beasts Await You in This Creepy Bloodborne Trailer

A new Bloodborne trailer has been aired by its publisher Sony, showcasing the game's disturbing creatures and brooding gothic landscape.<p>The promotional material arrives about a month before the game is released exclusively on PlayStation 4, and highlights the eerie foes who lurk in the lost city of …

Bloodborne's Horrifying Monsters and Mini-Bosses - IGN First - IGN Video

A closer look at the nightmare-inducing monsters of Bloodborne. They will kill you. A lot.

Dell's super thin, aluminum Venue 8 7000 is a surprisingly solid Android tablet

Bloodborne - Does Bloodborne Have the Depth of Dark Souls? - IGN Video

Vince and Greg discuss whether Bloodborne has all the nuances that made Dark Souls special.

Bloodborne director expands on the game's Chalice Dungeon, character customization

<i>Bloodborne</i> director Hidetaka Miyazaki held an extended gameplay demonstration and question and answer session at PlayStation Experience today, during which he further detailed the game's newly revealed Chalice Dungeon and other game systems.<p>Miyazaki explained that players will generate their own …

Bloodborne: Axe Wielding Destruction Gameplay - PSX 2014 - IGN Video

We swing our axe at enemies in this title from From Software.

PlayStation Network down intermittently — cyberattackers take credit

Last week, Xbox Live went through a ton of issues due to a cyberattack. Now, it’s PSN’s turn.<p>Sony’s PlayStation Network online service is experiencing a number of issues that are keeping many gamers from signing in. Some of our writers are experiencing this firsthand, and the problems are …

Let's dive deep and nerdy into the new Dark Souls 2 trailer

<i>Dark Souls 2</i> is coming to PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and Windows PC next year in a new <i>Scholar of the First Sin</i> package, and publisher Bandai Namco released a trailer today to tease the expanded offering.<p>Beneath the ominous voiceover, the announcement trailer shows a montage of …

'Dark Souls II' Is Coming To PS4, Xbox One In 'Scholar Of The First Sin'

<i>Dark Souls II</i> is coming to new-gen next April, publisher Bandai Namco has announced.<p>The game will feature a number of changes and improvements, and will include all the previously released DLC as well as new story content and characters.<p>The game is being re-released as <i>Dark Soul II: Scholar of the</i> …

Phone hackers create super-roaming handsets by adding extra band support

Why is it so hard to make a phone that just works everywhere? There are only so many wireless standards, and so many frequency bands, so why isn’t …

10 best baby games for Android

It’s probably true that babies shouldn’t be holding expensive smartphones or tablets. They have a penchant for breaking those things. However, if you’re brave, your mobile device can be a small window to a world that can entertain your kids for hours and sometimes it can even help educate them! …

The first 5 things to do with your new Galaxy Note 4

Shiny things! Wait, let's get the basics out of the way first<p>So you went out and bought a Galaxy Note 4, and now you've got a brand new toy to play …

S Pen lesson revisited: using the Galaxy Note 4’s stylus like a pro (Video)

Over the years, many Galaxy Note owners have told me a similar story about Samsung’s S Pen. They say it’s one of those accessories that gets used a …

Dark Souls 2 - How to Beat The Burnt Ivory King - IGN Video

Defeating the Burnt Ivory King boss in Crown of the Ivory King DLC.

Dark Souls 2 - How To Find The Eleum Loyce Knights

1 Oct 2014<p>Location for the Eleum Loyce.

Watch an hour of the Bloodborne alpha

From Software's <i>Bloodborne</i> for PlayStation 4 is currently being alpha tested by the developer, but not everyone has access to the early playable version of the dark Victorian action role-playing game. For those who didn't get in, they can live vicariously through the above playlist of <i>Bloodborne</i> …

Sony’s new sound bar is changing the way I watch TV

I’ve always considered myself a utilitarian when it comes to my home entertainment center. I don’t need the four-speaker surround sound system, the …

Watch the demo that convinced me to give Lords of the Fallen another chance

Earlier this week, I wrote about how a new hands-on with the upcoming action-RPG <i>Lords of the Fallen</i> took me from very skeptical to very interested. Now you can watch some of me playing the very demo that caused this change of heart.<p>In this video, I was joined by <i>Dark Souls</i> fanatic Griffin McElroy, …

Lords of the Fallen - Developer Interview - IGN Video

CI's Tomasz Gop discusses what makes next-gen action-RPG Lords of the Fallen tick.