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Bethesda Promises That Starfield Will Be A Fully Single-Player Game

Advertising [x]<p>by Matt Morrison<p>– on<p>in Game News<p>Bethesda Game Studios has confirmed that their long-awaited space-themed RPG <i>Starfield</i> will be a …

Gaming Industry

Build and Manage A Village In Kingdom Come’s ‘From The Ashes’ DLC

While at E3 2018, I had the chance to see some of Kingdom Come: Deliverance‘s new DLC, From The Ashes. In From The Ashes, you’ll have the chance to …

Gaming Industry

Feb. 22, 2019 Could Be the Video Game Industry’s Most Explosive Day Ever. Here's Why

The video game industry is typically a well-choreographed dance. Even during the holidays, it’s rare for more than two major games to release on the …

Fallout 76 Is The New Bethesda Game Featuring Vault 76; Watch First Trailer Before E3

Bethesda Softworks has made good on its teases by revealing not a remaster or re-release, but an entirely new game from Bethesda Game Studios: <b>Fallout 76</b>. The company revealed a brief teaser video you can watch above, and while many of the specifics remain unknown, it does give us quite a few clues …

This Computer-Generated Voice Saying Either ‘Laurel’ or ‘Yanny’ Is Tearing the Internet Apart

It’s the audio version of “The Dress.”<p>This week has had some dark news and it’s only Tuesday, so naturally the internet has managed to distract itself with a completely pointless debate. A video of a computer generated voice saying….something, has caused intense consternation between listeners who …

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 …

It Took Battlefield 1 Players A Year To Open This Door [Updated]

Over a year after its discovery, a long-locked puzzle door in <i>Battlefield 1</i> is finally open. Inside? Why, more puzzles, of course.<p>The so-called …

Atari VCS pre-orders start May 30th, but it won't ship until 2019

Nearly a year after it was first revealed, retro gaming enthusiasts will finally be able to order the Atari VCS beginning May 30th via an IndieGoGo crowdfunding campaign.<p>Atari will be offering two versions of the gaming system: a "time-limited" Collector's Edition featuring the faux wood-front …

How the Legendary Anime 'Cowboy Bebop' Predicted the Future

On the 20th anniversary of its debut in Japan, VICE revisits the groundbreaking anime series.<p>At the time of its 1999 release in the United States, <i>Cowboy Bebop</i> had already aired and completely wrapped in Japan. Back then, director Shinichiro Watanabe and his colleagues would have been familiar with …

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Nintendo’s unsung hero Genyo Takeda accepts lifetime achievement award

DICE stands to applaud multi-talented designer and engineer<p>Nintendo’s Genyo Takeda, a largely unsung innovator in the development of video games, was tonight awarded a DICE “Lifetime Achievement Award” for his work.<p>Prior to his retirement last year, Takeda had been instrumental in the Nintendo …

How to Clean Your Video Game Consoles

Your video game console is filthy. Choked with dust, smeared with fingerprints or riddled with insects. Your game controllers are a horror show, the …

Cleaning

SpaceX tried to catch its rocket’s nose cone with a giant net — and just missed

Mr. Steven will do better next time<p>After launching its Falcon 9 rocket from California this morning, SpaceX used a giant net to try to recover the rocket’s nose cone as it fell down in the Pacific Ocean. The first-time experiment failed, however: one of the pieces of the nose cone missed the net, …

‘DanMachi’ Season 2, Anime Movie A Go: ‘Is It Wrong To Try To Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon? Arrow Of The Orion’

JC Staff has announced 'Is It Wrong To Try To Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon?' Season 2 along with a new 'DanMachi' movie with an original story.<p><i>DanMachi</i> …

9 Romance Anime That Will Melt Your Icy Black Heart

Happy Valentine’s Day! Today is that magical day of the year where you either give your significant other a gigantic box of chocolates or sadly weep …

Physicists Say They've Created a Device That Generates 'Negative Mass'

Say what?<p>Physicists have created what they say is the first device that's capable of generating particles that behave as if they have negative …

Bruce Lee Wields The Most Impractical Lightsabers Ever In Fan Video

Martial arts legend Bruce Lee, sadly, didn’t live long enough to turn in even half of the brilliant performances he was capable of, a tragic fact …

Something huge and hard went into Uranus and it got very messy

In the distant past, Uranus took an absolute pounding, say researchers, without even cracking a smile.<p>My isn’t Uranus full of surprises?<p>Researchers …

Whatever you do, don't watch 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' in 3D

"Let the past die. Kill it!"<p>Kylo Ren's calm, yet threatening monologue from <i>Star Wars: Episode VIII — The Last Jedi</i> (this isn't a spoiler — it's in …

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Reddit is obsessed with Earth-chan, an anime version of Earth

She’s an adorable schoolgirl with blue-and-green hair. She’s fragile and often wears a surgical mask due to an unspecified illness. She’s really into …

Two Free PC Games Are Up For Grabs Right Now

There have been a number of opportunities to pick up some free PC games recently, and that's again the case right now. Steam and the Humble Store are each giving away a freebie right now, one of which is particularly excellent. [<b>Update:</b> One of the free games has now expired, but there's still time …

Nearly 80,000 People Have Signed a Petition to Revoke EA's Star Wars License

Lmao, please tell me that lead photo is from a meme or something. Really? For a game? We all know EA is greedy, but ultimately it is the consumer …

A Speedrun Gamer Bursts Into Tears After Breaking A 15-Year-Old ‘Goldeneye’ World Record

On December 2nd, 2017, the longest-running <i>Goldeneye</i> speed run record was broken after 15 years and thousands of tries, sending streamer Karl Jobst into a fit of tears and celebratory screaming. It’s truly a pure and beautiful thing to see. For years this specific run — Dam, Agent difficulty — has …

Retrogaming

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Watch Mark Hamill surprise ‘Star Wars’ fans at Disneyland

Hamill made an impromptu appearance at the Star Tours ride in Anaheim<p><i>Star Wars</i> actor Mark Hamill surprised fans at Disneyland this week. Scroll below …

How Activision Took A Nice Little Shot At EA

There are rivalries in every sector, sports are brimming with them but sometimes, we can see some rivalries crop up in our own industry. When it’s …

The First DEADPOOL 2 Teaser Is the Wade/Bob Ross Mash-Up We Always Wanted

Or never knew we wanted, at the very least. Fox just dropped a kinda-sorta teaser of next June’s <i>Deadpool 2</i> (or whatever it’ll ultimately be called) …

Russia Used Game Screenshot To Try To Prove That US Is Cooperating With ISIS

Today, the Russian Ministry of Defense's official Twitter account posted an image it claimed showed "irrefutable" evidence of US collusion with the Islamic State. The only problem? The image is actually a screenshot from a mobile game.<p>That's right: it seems Russia's MoD tried to pass off an iPhone …

Why we should start taking Japanese anime seriously rather than ridiculing it

Those who mock anime don’t understand anime.<p>Japanese hand-drawn animation, commonly categorised as anime, is a misunderstood art.<p>It’s far too easy …

Anime