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Man Quits His Job to Explore Norway with His Dog

Henrik Viske has always had the dream of traveling, but work always got in the way. So he quit his job and he and his husky Akiak (with the support …

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Spirit Hunter is a magical mobile mix of role-playing and collectible card games

I rarely play as mages or wizards in role-playing games because I’d much rather be on the front lines with a sword and shield. But Spirit Hunter shows that hooded magicians can be badasses, too.<p>Developer Boomlagoon’s latest game (out now for free on iOS devices) is about a lone mage who must repel …

Team Fortress 2's UFO-Themed Invasion Event Has Begun

Following up on the UFOs that began appearing in-game last month, Valve has released the Invasion update for Team Fortress 2.<p>The contents of this update are entirely community-made, as Valve said this year's Halloween event would be. That includes the excellent short film above, which sees UFOs …

Muslim refugee riots ignored in U.S. media blackout

Bookstore in Stockholm suburb had its windows smashed by rock-throwing immigrants.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story was corrected to remove references in an</i> …

Ustwo says RELAX! with new meditation app Pause

First it was <i>Monument Valley</i>, then we were in digital therapy then we were lost in a remote virtual reality island. Now ustwo has looked to its Nordic …

Sweden, an industrialized country of 10 million, is going all out to ditch fossil fuels

Sweden, which has beat even the most enthusiastic Scandinavian countries on efforts to go green, is gunning to go even greener.<p>In a recent address to the United Nations (UN) General Assembly, Swedish prime minister Stefan Löfven promised to deliver on a previous declaration that Sweden would …

Fossil Fuels

Hidden cameras capture wild pandas in China eating meat and fighting

A panda can be seen gnawing at the bone of a dead calf in one clip but the creatures are technically carnivores<p>Hidden cameras at the Baishuijiang National Nature Reserve in Gansu province in China captured wild pandas eating meat and fighting, state news site Xinhua reported on Wednesday.<p>The pandas …

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I'm With Stupid: Zombie Preparedness Isn't a Joke in Kansas

You know how sometimes things start off as a joke but then over time people start to take them seriously? (Just for the record: No, I am not referring to any 2016 Republican presidential candidates, although I easily could be.)<p>One of the best examples I can think of is the "five-second rule." I …

Undertale is the highest rated PC game on Metacritic right now

A couple of weeks back Destructoid's very own Ben Davis reviewed <i>Undertale</i>, a very <i>EarthBound</i>-inspired JRPG that melded a unique battle system, …

Kellymilkies: Ultimately, Alliance needed change to revitalise us

<b>The new Alliance team was announced earlier this week, comprising Loda (C), Pajkatt, EGM, Mynuts, and Akke, once more forming a fully Swedish roster.</b> …

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Trump: Armed teachers could have stopped Oregon massacre

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump said Saturday that had teachers been armed at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon, the deadly shooting there this week would not have been as tragic.<p>Trump has previously cited mental health issues, not guns, as the biggest cause of shootings in the U.S. But …

PCs Vs Consoles: Why I'm A Console Gamer

With the release of every new console, I always have to ask myself: is this the year I return to PC gaming and stop buying consoles? The answer, …

Fallout: New Vegas | Rock Paper Shotgun - PC Game Reviews, Previews, Subjectivity

4 weeks ago<p>Listen up, you’re drumming on my time now. What’s the tune? It’s the RPS podcast, the Electronic Wireless Show of course. This week we are …

Consoles Vs PCs: Why I'm A PC Gamer

I haven't bought a console since the original Xbox back in 2001. Why? I already have a gaming machine with better graphics, a better controller and …

PC Game Knock-Knock Coming To PS4 #horror

'via Blog this'<p>Former FANGORIA Forum Moderator and co-host of The Nerd Exchange Podcast Kyle Everett FUBAR Sember brings you breaking news on horror, …

The Best Gear for the Ultimate PC Gaming Experience

Gaming is more popular than ever these days, and if you want the most versatile gaming experience you're better off playing on a PC. Not only do you …

13. Keep V-Sync Off... Most Of The Time

If you recently bought, built or otherwise acquired your first gaming PC, congratulations. As a former console gamer who returned to PC gaming after …

Developers target video gamers at 2015 IFA

One of the world’s leading consumer electronics and home appliances fairs, the IFA drew a record 250,000 visitors to Berlin this year.<p>There was something for everyone among the 1,600 exhibitors, from HD televisions to camcorders, tablet PCs and cameras, as well as new generation refrigerators, …

Hardcore PC gamers use an insane amount of electricity every year

Falcon Northwest<p>Do you play PC games? You're probably wasting money on energy bills.<p>At least that's the message conveyed by a report from Energy …

Minecraft users recreate Lord Of The Rings setting The Shire in hit PC game

Twenty five Minecraft users and die-hard JRR Tolkien fans are recreating Lord Of The Rings setting The Shire – home of the Hobbits – in PC building …

PC Gaming Looked A Lot Different In The Late '90s

Flat widescreen monitors? Glowing keyboards and mice? Controllers with analogue thumbsticks? The late '90s PC gamer needed not such things.<p>Or at …

Amazon Making "Melee-Oriented" PC Game, Hires Guild Wars 2 Lead Designer

Amazon Game Studios may have lost some of its top talent recently, but the company continues to move forward on its new PC game. Now, we've learned that the Seattle-based company has hired ArenaNet veteran Eric Flannum, who is working at the company as creative director for the project, labeled a …

In This Videogame, Death Means You'll Never Play Again

In videogames, death is rarely fatal. If you take a shotgun blast to the noggin, a simple restart gets you back in the action. That’s what makes the …

You Won't Forget the New Game From Stanley Parable's Creator

I played Davey Wreden's new PC game <i>The Beginner's Guide</i> to completion the other day, and now I just want to go back and play it again.<p>I knew the …

‘Undertale’ Is One of the Most Remarkable Video Games Ever Made

Toby Fox's new game, currently the highest-rated PC title of all time, remembers whether you've been naughty or nice.<p>I hate that flower guy. Flowey. You meet him about three minutes into <i>Undertale</i> and he's a liar. And not one of those I'll-tell-a-little-porky-to-spare-your-feelings liars, either, …

Jacques Torres's Chocolate Leather

Follow this technique using dark or milk chocolate to create thin, flexible sheets of chocolate perfect for wrapping around the edges of a cake or creating other decorative details. Jacques Torres prepared this recipe with Martha on Episode 501 of "Martha Bakes."