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They Ate Sharks And Were Fifty Feet Long

This image of the gigantic dinosaur Spinosaurus, from <i>Dinosaur Planet</i>, is only half-right. New research shows that these massive, sailbacked animals …

Artist Turns Photos Of Random People Into Fun Illustrations (You Might Be Next!)

Brazilian artist Julio Cesar created a fun series of digital illustrations based on the photos of random people. His cheeky illustrations distinguish …

Live Event: Create With Brian Yap

Join Brian Yap for an online event on December 9—he’ll demonstrate how he uses Adobe mobile apps to create his stunning illustrations on an Apple …

Apps

Book Review: Freehand Figure Drawing for Illustrators: Mastering the Art of Drawing from Memory

There aren't many figure drawing books that focus on drawing human figures from the imagination so this book is really a welcomed addition to all the …

Movie Director Portrait, Quentin Tarantino

Steven Spielberg

Sanjay’s Super Team: the story behind Pixar’s history-making new short

Pixar’s philosophy may be to draw the stories out of their artists, but after 15 feature films, the animation leviathan has never created a central character who wasn’t white. That’s changed with Sanjay’s Super Team: the first Pixar film directed by a person of Indian heritage, and the first to put …

Homemade Candy Apples Are SO Easy!

<i>Candy apples are a quintessential fall treat. Make them for your Halloween party - everyone will be mega impressed!</i><p>Today I'm stepping out of my "chocolate fanatic" box to share some Candy Apples. If you're going to take a break from chocolate, I think candy is the perfect way to do that. Step away …

Roads & Kingdoms

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This Doraemon x Grand Theft Auto Visualization Will Ruin Your Childhood

The blue robotic cat goes one step too far in his adventures.<p>For those of you regaled during your childhood with the spirited exploits of a Japanese boy and his playful blue robotic cat, prepare to have everything you believe in trampled upon. Chinese illustrator EN. posted a series of …

Marshawn Lynch Wants To Shoot Things With His ‘Ding Ding’ In ‘Call Of Duty’

Marshawn Lynch is an entertaining, gregarious guy — as long as you’re talking to him about video games. He a noted gamer, especially when it comes to <i>Call of Duty</i>, a game he loves so much that he was given a character in the next edition, <i>Call of Duty: Black Ops 3</i>.<p><i>Black Ops 3</i> won’t be released until …

[GUEST POST] Tom Doyle, author of THE LEFT-HAND WAY, on Writing the Virginal Male Hero

The Internet Review of Science Fiction has hailed Tom Doyle’s writing as “beautiful & brilliant.” <i>Locus Magazine</i> has called his stories “fascinating,” …

Grand Theft Auto 6: Destined to Be An Earth-Shaking Event - Podcast Unlocked - IGN Video

54 million sales for GTA5 says a lot about what's to come with a next-gen focused GTA6.

Sony's New Star Wars-Themed PS4 Leaves Much To Be Desired

This weekend, Sony showed that in addition to having Activision properties like <i>Destiny</i> and <i>Call of Duty</i> in their pocket, they’re also quite friendly with EA. They’re releasing a <i>Star Wars: Battlefront</i> bundle for the PS4, which includes not only the game itself (destined to be one of the biggest of …

Treyarch says Call of Duty: Black Ops 3's co-op will be seamless, AI will scale

One of the major features coming to Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 is the co-op enabled main campaign that will be available. Up to four players can team …

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Beta First Impressions - IGN Video

Brandin and Bobbya1984 dive into the Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 beta!

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Black Ops 3 PS4 beta is live right now, a bit early

The <i>Call of Duty: Black Ops 3</i> beta for PlayStation 4 is live, launching a bit earlier than the publicized Wednesday kickoff.<p>If you pre-ordered a copy of the game and already registered, you should be getting your Beta token any time now. If you pre-purchased the game through the PlayStation Store, …

5. By Bosslogic

Last week in a Reddt AMA, a fan asked Ronda Rousey which superhero she'd most like to play. Rousey's response was pretty clear cut. The …

The Vatican's new philanthropy app could ruin everything

Photograph: Musei Vaticani/Ansa/Claudio Peri/EPA<p>Marks of time removed … the frescoes in the Sistine Chapel are still staggering but are now …

DC Solicitations for November 2015 Gallery

More than 125 images from the November 2015 DC solicitations!<p>The full DC solicitations for November 2015 have been released, and in the gallery …

Italian fruit sculptor amazes with unbelievable art on a unique canvas

The beautiful thing about <b>art</b> is that is has <b>no boundaries, no baseline and no rules</b>. You might disagree with someone on the interpretation of how a …

Apple Car May Be Real After All: New Report Explains Why But Don't Get Your Hopes High

Close<p>Apple's efforts to build a self-driving car may be real and far enough along in terms of development for the company to be testing cars, …

Apple is definitely building a self-driving car

<i>The Guardian</i> has received documents detailing Apple's self-driving car, codenamed Project Titan.<p>According to reports on the newspaper's website, the …

Autonomous Cars

Lenny Robinson, 'Route 29 Batman,' Killed In Maryland Highway Crash After 'Batmobile' Breaks Down

The famed "Route 29 Batman," who drove his "Batmobile" in full costume to visit sick children, was struck and killed by a car on a western Maryland …

UK is Experimenting with Electric Highways That Wirelessly Charge Cars While Driving

Wouldn't it be great if you never had to stop and refuel your car? For UK-based drivers of electric vehicles, this could be a possibility in the not-so-distant future. Highways England has announced plans to test a wireless power-transfer technology that they eventually hope to build throughout the …

Do Consumers Still Need Game Consoles?

The question arises as PCs and mobile platforms draw crowds of game players<p>The world of videogames is changing fast. Consoles were the most common platform for games for decades, but PCs have come on strong in recent years, and the number of games being played on tablets and smartphones is …