Christina Dickson

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Crowfall: Solving the Endgame Problem

I am sitting with the two veteran game designers behind the upcoming Crowfall, a massively multiplayer online role-playing game the duo refers to as "deeper than a virtual amusement park" and "more impactful than a virtual sandbox." One of them is former Shadowbane creator J. Todd Coleman, who …

'Monsters University' review: Pixar makes prequels look easy

The film industry is obsessed with prequels, but there's one tiny problem: they rarely work. We know the eventual fate of the characters, so there are no stakes. We want to know more about iconic heroes, but seeing their backstory kills gravitas and mystery. From <i>Star Wars</i> to <i>Prometheus</i>, the …

'The Conjuring' review: the return of true horror

In 2004 director James Wan helped launch an entire subgenre of horror with <i>Saw</i>. Dubbed “torture porn” — a derisive label used by cultural critics that confused catharsis with titillation — it became the gory norm for years, with the <i>Saw</i> franchise creaking out sequel after sequel. Starting with 2010’s</i> …

This app concept is Tinder for binge-watchers

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Samsung teases Galaxy S6 with metal design and curved, anti-reflective display

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