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Issey Miyake Drops Ichiro Iwasaki-Designed Watch

The second collaboration between the two designers.<p>Japanese design connoisseur Issey Miyake, hot off releasing his Fall/Winter 2018 lookbook, has dropped his second collaboration with fellow designer Ichiro Iwasaki for his watch line.<p>The watch collection features two minimalist watches inspired by …

Clothing

Zelda-Like Soulgest Coming to Kickstarter

Fight to the Death Against The Stars Themselves<p>It was only a matter of time before we started seeing games influenced by Breath of the Wild. Soulgest …

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

Guitar

This gorgeous indie game is like a Ghibli film brought to life

Forgotton Anne channels Hayao Miyazaki into an emotional platformer<p><i>Forgotton Anne</i> (not a typo) launches today on the PS4, Xbox One, and PC, and it feels like a game that Hayao Miyazaki would make. (If it weren’t for his infamous dislike of technology, of course.) The game’s art has a distinctly …

Fan Project To Remake Diablo II Using StarCraft II Is Now Playable

<i>The Curse of Tristram: Destruction’s End</i>, a mod that takes the main campaign of <i>Diablo II</i> and recreates it using the <i>StarCraft II</i> engine, has been four …

How to make perfect fried rice (and I mean perfect)

I make really great fried rice. Before you silently judge me for this arrogance, know this: Behind this hubris lies the wisdom of my Chinese in-laws. …

Blog: Four ways to handle UI text in Unity

Unity gives you a lot of control over what your game's UI text looks like, but not all the built-in options are interchangeable. Here's a comparison …

Cyberpunk 2077 Might Be Shown at E3 2018

Presumably, Gameplay Will Actually Be Shown<p>CD Projekt Red, the developers of <i>The Witcher</i> RPG series, might be giving a presentation for their upcoming …

Gory Metroidvania A Robot Named Fight! Now Available on Nintendo Switch, Windows 10 Devices

<i>[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]</i><p>FOR …

‘Stardew Valley’ Publisher Chucklefish Reveals New Game ‘Eastward’ – Variety

Video game developer and publisher Chucklefish is teaming up with Shanghai-based indie studio Pixpil on sci-fi adventure “Eastward,” it announced …

Harrison Ford

Here are 300 free Ivy League university courses you can take online right now

The eight Ivy League schools are among the most prestigious colleges in the world. They include Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and Columbia universities, and the University of Pennsylvania.<p>All eight schools place in the top fifteen of the US News and World Report 2017 national …

Online Education

"What's your plan to not destroy yourself as you're stepping into this career path?"

At Reboot Develop, Devolver and Good Shepherd co-founder Mike Wilson discussed the need for unions, mental burnout, and dealing with online toxicity

I'm Hypnotized by This Animated Lego Star Wars Desk Toy

Jason Allemann of JK Brickworks is one of the internet’s most talented amateur Lego builders; there’s a good reason Lego turned his working Labyrinth …

How to speed up your smartphone, clear up your browser and simplify your digital life

Spring has traditionally meant cleaning, organizing, and mops. But in our increasingly high-tech households, your hard drive, phone, or tablet may need as much attention as your broom closet and stove.<p>It’s not just stuff. Your privacy needs a clean-up too. You’d be shocked at how much Google tracks …

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Former Cyberpunk Dev Talks the Dark Side of Developing the Game

Changing the Design of Cyberpunk 2077<p><i>Cyberpunk 2077</i>, the next game from the developers of <i>Witcher 3</i>, is coming. The problem is, we have no idea when. …

The Swords of Ditto Gets a LocoRoco Crossover Quest

Greetings, fellow heroes of legend! The Swords of Ditto development team here at onebitbeyond are insanely excited to announce that our upcoming …

Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Underperforms, Microtransactions Coming Back

<b>[UPDATE]</b> EA confirmed to WSJ that Battlefront II shipped 9 million copies during its launch quarter. This is down significantly from the 13 million copies the 2015 Battlefront reboot shipped during its launch quarter. Blake Jorgensen, EA's CFO, said during an earnings call that Battlefront II …

Microtransactions

Enjoy this H.P. Lovecraft poem sung to the tune of Billy Joel’s ‘Piano Man’

Prepare for a wonderful journey<p>The work of H.P. Lovecraft led to the creation of the Cthulhu Mythos, a series of non-fiction stories about nameless, ageless beings of pure power and hatred. Some claim that the work is fantasy, but they did not stand with me in the dark library, speaking the dreaded …

Monster Hunter World: How To Get PS4's Horizon Zero Dawn Armor Sets

Quirky crossover costumes are a regular part of the Monster Hunter experience, but the first set for Monster Hunter World makes a lot of sense: it's the metal-monster hunter Aloy from Horizon Zero Dawn. The initial quest for unlocking the Palico armor has been active for a while in the …

Take a look at Nintendo’s HQ nearly 130 years ago

Nintendo in the Meiji period<p>Nearly a century before Nintendo became synonymous with video games, the company operated as a producer of Hanafuda, or “flower cards,” in a modest building in Kyoto, Japan. A rediscovered photo provides a clear look at this moment in the company’s history.<p>The photo was …

Dark Souls Trilogy Box Set Announced for Japan

Light every bonfire.<p><b>UPDATE</b>: Bandai Namco tells Game Informer there is no plan to release this box "in the Americas."<p>A Dark Souls Trilogy Box Set has …

Super Mario Odyssey: Luigi's Balloon World Mini Game Announced

Plus three new outfits on the way.<p>Nintendo has announced a free new update for Super Mario Odyssey with new modes and outfits.<p>Coming in February, …

Critics are in love with a new Netflix show that its CEO calls the 'most engaging addictive original' in a long time

Since its release on Friday, Netflix's original TV series "The End of the F***ing World," has gained widespread acclaim from critics, along with an enthusiastic seal of approval from Netflix CEO Reed Hastings.<p>An absurdist black-comedy based on a comic series of the same name, the British show first …

Here is everything you need to know about PlayStation 4 trophies

Since video games were in their infancy, players have bragged about their achievements to their friends. Some of these were fabricated, such as …

Call of Duty

Master Off-The-Cuff Homebrew Campaigns With These 3 GM Tips

<i>GM Tips, hosted by the talented veteran Game Master Satine Phoenix, is our show to help Dungeon Masters and Game Masters improve their craft and</i> …

Knights of the Old Republic 2 beat The Last Jedi to its best lesson

A classic game told a story that was years ahead of its time<p>“One quickly learns that the Jedi Code does not give all the answers,” Kreia says, setting the tone for <i>Knights of the Old Republic 2: The Sith Lords. “</i>If you are to truly understand then you will need the contrast, not adherence to a …

D&D Fans: Help Make The Creature Codex A Reality for Incredible Monsters In Your Games

<i>Each week here at Geek & Sundry we’re taking a look at new and upcoming exciting titles on Kickstarter! This week’s Kickstarter of the week is The</i> …

Board Games

‘The Elder Scrolls Online’ Will Update With New Customization Options, More DLC, And A New Chapter In 2018

Altering characters' appearances will go beyond costumes.<p>Over the years, seven pieces of downloadable content and one new chapter were introduced to</i> …

Destiny 2 Beginner's Tips For Noobs On PC, PS4, And Xbox One

Destiny 2 is one of those sequels that's easy to get into without having played the first entry Destiny. But for a game that can be described as Halo with an RPG-styled progression and loot system, it can feel like a foreign experience even for shooter veterans.<p>If this is your first time playing, …