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Comic-Con 2014: 12 vital comic and graphic novel creators to watch

Brothers and comic titans Gilbert and Jaime Hernandez will be appearing at Comic-Con 2014. (Stephanie Rivers)<p>One of Jaime Hernandez's signature characters "Maggie." (Jaime Hernandez)<p>Ed Brubaker, writer of "Fatale," "Velvet" and many more will be appearing at Comic-Con 2014. (Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)<p>…

SDCC 2014: Capcom Pro Tour at Comic-Con

Put your street-fighting skills to the test.<p>Capcom has announced that the Capcom Pro Tour will be at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con.<p>The Comic-Con …

SDCC 2014: 5 Games We’re Looking Forward to at Comic-Con 2014

From Smash Bros. to Halo, here are the games we're excited to see down in San Diego.<p>San Diego Comic-Con 2014 is almost upon us, and while a huge …

As Superheroes Go Mainstream, Comic Cons Get Corporate

Darren Tompkins attended his first comic convention (or comic con) in Roanoke, Va., back in the mid-1980s. At the time, these gatherings were only for die-hard comic fans — people who might invest in a Batman or Joker costume to wear once a year.<p>"Really, it was just a small ballroom filled with …

Get Out Your Capes — Here's What to Expect at Comic-Con 2014

San Diego Comic-Con International kicks off next week and we're going to be right in the thick of it. We're gearing up for all of the excitement, in the form of <b>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</b>, <b>Ant-Man</b>, and more. Let us know who you're excited to see at the convention in the comments below!

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Nvidia's New Product Is A Shield Tablet With Tegra K1, Designed For PC And Android Gaming

<i>[Update: The lead rings true, and the details remain the same. Nvidia officially announced the Shield Tablet today, and beyond what I reported it does have some unique "firsts." It's the first tablet to natively support Twitch streaming, the first tablet with Nvidia's Shadowplay gameplay recording,</i> …

The new D&D and Neverwinter: Working in the Realms and our favorite dragons (interview, Part 2)

<i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> may never be the same.<p>With the new edition of the role-playing game that founded them all — and is the wellspring for the billions of dollars such games have made over the past 30 years, be they on tabletops, PCs, consoles, online, or mobile — comes a new emphasis on its most …

'Dog Park' Is One Of The Most Bizarre Games Ever Made And I Can't Wait To Play It

Now, you can add "dog" to the list.<p>That's thanks to a new virtual game called "Dog Park," created by New York-based game designer Kevin Cancienne.<p>The goal of the game is to be a dog. You play, wrestle, dig holes, bounce around, and otherwise act cute. That's the entire point of the game.<p>"'Dog Park' …

Electronic Arts shares are up over 65% this year, as investors bet it’s weathering videogame disruption

Electronic Arts has been an absolutely terrific investment in 2014. It is the third-best performing stock in the S&P 500 this year, rising more than 65%.<p>Part of this can be attributed to expectations for strong sales for its hit FIFA soccer franchise, which could benefit from the afterglow of …

Farming Simulator 14 review – one for virtual mucking out devotees

There has been something of a boom in simulating the seemingly mundane over recent years. Truck driving proved popular, and even the needs of ski lift enthusiasts have been catered for. There have been successful parodies too, such as <i>Surgeon Simulator</i>, but until now they've been largely limited to …

Bleachers: Strange Desire

As the guitarist for pop-rock stars fun., Jack Antonoff helped build a sound that brought Eltonian grandeur to the kind of open-wound introspection …

"Weird Al" Yankovic: Mandatory Fun

When we talk about timeless artists, the ones who truly cross generations, how come no one mentions Weird Al? Where his 1983 debut spoofed then hot …