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39 Non-Disney Animated Movies You'll Definitely Want To Watch

Oh, and you don't have to be a kid to enjoy them, either.<p><i>Submissions have been lightly edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Animation

Images: Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Gaming, And Anime Fan Art From Mirco Cabbia

This is a collection of art from Mirco Cabbia.<p>Cabbia is a freelance illustrator from Italy and most of these are characters from various popular …

What one controversy is teaching us about sex and consent in video games

Much like sex itself, it’s hard to get a sex game right at the first attempt. While the genre known as interactive fiction often explores themes of sex and sexuality, players of mainstream video games are used to little more than the occasional, awkward and intensely unerotic cut scene. Creators, …

Relationships

This ridiculous laptop is the portable Batman command center you've always dreamed of

There's only one thing I can always consistently look forward to at CES: Razer's crazy concept devices. This year's no different.<p>At CES 2017, the …

The 20 best anime movies not made by Studio Ghibli

Tofugu (where my wife Carla is exec editor) has a great article about the 20 best anime movies not made by Studio Ghibli (<i>Totoro, Spirited Away</i>).<p><b>19.</b> …

Anime

Star

Latest<p>This Deadpool Headset Stand Is Perfect For Holding Hats and Gaming Goods<p>Deadpool 13 hours ago<p>Deadpool<p>Tomb Raider Film Announced For Blu-Ray, …

Star Trek

Here's A Robot-Shooting Game That Looks Rad

I’m a big fan of open world shooters. When all the intersecting parts line up, you can have some amazing stories. For players who want a distinctly …

World of Final Fantasy review

<i>World of Final Fantasy</i> seems like little more than adorable, fluffy fan service at first.<p>In a fall filled to the brim with Final Fantasy media — A movie! An anime! A new mainline entry! — <i>World of Final Fantasy</i> is a cutesy, cameo-filled spinoff that tries to be greater than the sum of its troubled …

The Latest on What Internet Porn Is Doing to Your Brain

The good, the bad, and the ugly of porn research.<p>Two years ago, <i>Esquire</i> examined the NoFap movement to find out why thousands of young men were giving up pornography. The reasons the men gave included everything from conquering unhealthy fetishes to gaining so-called "superpowers" of increased …

Divorce

These gorgeous anime-styled Disney Princesses are everything you didn't know you wanted

It seems like everyday there’s new beautiful Disney fan art that comes our way. Whether they’re inspired by typical teenagers or arriving in the form …

8 Former Child Stars' Most Unexpected Movie & TV Roles

COLE SPROUSE<p>The former <i>Suite Life of Zach and Cody</i> star, now a 24-year-old N.Y.U. graduate, tweeted a very serious-looking photo of himself in the CW …

Celebrity News

Anime(Short-Film): SHELTER Porter Robinson Animation

Previous Story<p>You read that right. Read Dead Redemption 2 is coming to a console literally near you, with more action-packed rodeo rope swinging …

12 Facts You May Not Have Known About 'Transformers' Cartoons

Everyone loves trivia about their favorite animated features and series, but with over 100 years of animation history behind us right now, there’s …

The best – and very worst – sex scenes in video game history

<b>This article contains sexual references, including but not limited to: interspecies sex, t</b><b>axidermilogical</b> <b>sex, extraterrestrial sex and post-coital human sacrifice</b><p>There has always been sex in video games. As shocking as this revelation may be to those who have only ever played Call of Duty, Fifa or …

Call of Duty

Acer’s 17 pound, curved-screen temple to gaming excess

Where to start? There’s the weight: 17 pounds. The screen: 21 inches, 2560 x 1080, curved. The power supplies: two. The fans: five. Rear ports: 21. Or how about the gaming pad that flips over, trap door style to reveal a number pad?<p>Most ridiculous of all is the fact that, in spite of everything, …

Computer Hardware

It's a monster! See Acer's ludicrous curved-screen gaming laptop

Consumer Tech

Dark Horse's 'The Legend of Zelda: Art & Artifacts' debuts brand new exclusive art

This year represents the 30th anniversary of <i>The Legend of Zelda</i>, Nintendo’s popular fantasy video game series about a boy named Link, a princess …

5 Delightful & Frightful Anime Shows Based on Fairy Tales

Fairy tales inspire tribute, parody, and radical reinterpretation. They’re building blocks of culture and storytelling.<p>If you have your own take on a …

Anime

11 Anime Openings and Endings You Should Never Skip

No matter how awesome an anime's opening and ending songs are, you probably start skipping them after the 2nd episode. But don't skip ahead just yet …

Anime

Here are the Hyperloop pods competing in Elon Musk's big race later this year

Later this year, dozens of college teams from around the world will travel to Hawthorne, California to compete in a high-stakes contest to prove Elon Musk’s vision of super-fast, super-sustainable, tube-based transportation known as the Hyperloop.<p>The teams were chosen last January in SpaceX’s …

Voyager Probe Badly Damaged After Smashing Into End Of Universe

PASADENA, CA—Confirming that several components had broken off the craft and that most of its scientific instruments were no longer operational, …

Space

Your Musical Taste Depends On How Empathetic You Are

Do you care more for rules and order, or do you prefer thoughts and emotions? Depending on how you answer this, a group of psychologists at the …

How are chocolate eggs made? A totally factual scientific explanation

It’s Easter. And what does Easter mean? Chocolate eggs all round. And also something to do with Jesus coming back to life, but it’s a lot harder (and somewhat macabre) to exploit that for easy financial gain, so chocolate eggs it is. And sometimes rabbits.<p>However, have you ever stopped to wonder …

Eggs