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We Dare You To Explain Luke’s Plan To Rescue Han In ‘Return of the Jedi’

Earlier this week, I was hanging out a local New York City neighborhood pub with a couple of friends and the bar started playing <i>Return of the Jedi</i> on one of its televisions, as this bar often does. Now, <i>The Empire Strikes Back</i> is my favorite movie of all time (and, this may come as a shock, my …

100GB Game Downloads Aren't the Problem, Predatory Data Caps Are

The leap to 4K is happening as internet service providers are quietly restricting what customers can download.<p>You might not know it, but there's a good chance your Internet provider added a bandwidth cap to your service at some point. If it hasn't happened yet, it's probably on the horizon. This …

Metro Exodus release date, gameplay, trailer, story info and all the latest news | Trusted Reviews

<b>4A Games’ Metro franchise is an excellent survival horror FPS series, the first two entries of which were remastered for modern consoles in Metro</b> …

PART I: AKIRA COMPOSITION/CINEMATOGRAPHY/COLOR COMBINATIONS

Dear friend,<p>I just watched AKIRA (1988 Japanese Anime) and my mind is blown.<p>What is AKIRA?<p>First of all, AKIRA is probably one of the most epic animes …

You can unlock Link’s classic green tunic in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Here’s how to get that nostalgic look for the game’s hero<p>It’s been part of the <i>look</i> of The Legend of Zelda going way back to the original NES game: a dorky green tunic that protagonist Link somehow manages to make look heroic. But with <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> adding a huge variety of …

Samsung Chomebook Pro Review: A sweet taste of Android's future on laptops

Chromebooks are evolving. One of the few kinds of laptop to show strong growth the last couple of years, Google is now looking to move its laptops beyond their traditional role as a quasi-disposable computer.<p>Announced at CES 2017, Samsung’s new Chrombook Plus ($449) and Pro ($549) are among the …

Consumer Tech

All the Ways Trump Defies the Law and the Constitution by Targeting Muslims

Hameed Darweesh aided U.S. armed forces in Iraq as a translator and electrical engineer for over a decade. For obvious reasons, that put his life at …

Immigration

Quantum Breakthrough: Physicists Have Once More Created Time Crystals

Out of Balance<p>Time crystals are strange. At the very least, they are a contradiction. A time crystal is quantum phenomenon that demonstrates movement …

Vuzix Has Built a Pair of Smart Glasses You'll Actually Wear

The smart glasses discussion has been all over the place in recent years. While Google’s smart glasses have sputtered, you might assume that giants …

Unofficial Metroid Prequel 'Rogue Dawn' Out Now Playable On Nintendo NES

For each and every gaming console out there, there's one final swansong which showcases the power behind the dated hardware it sits on. Take Shadow …

Retrogaming

Mario's newest game seems a whole lot like 'Grand Theft Auto,' at least to the internet

That Italian plumber has finally moved to the big city. And oh, the crimes that he will commit.<p>During Nintendo's Jan. 12 press conference on its …

Hackers unlock NES Classic, upload new games via USB cable

It’s not as simple as drag-and-drop, but no screwdriver or hardware mods needed.<p>If you managed to get your hands on an NES Classic Edition this …

Retrogaming

Skinners barefoot running socks are so durable you can walk on broken glass

Back in June of 2016, we featured Skinners as an awesome piece of new tech that wasn’t available for purchase yet. Having recently exceeded their …

This Hovering DIY Tablet Holder is Crazy Easy to Make

Soon you could be in bed with a tablet hovering above you.<p>If you're getting ready to spend a weekend in bed avoiding relatives as much as possible, there's no need for you to watch Netflix uncomfortably. DaveHax created a simple tablet stand you could DIY in just a few hours.<p>All you need is …

This Majora’s Mask fan film is better than most Hollywood video game adaptations

As far as adaptations go, The Legend of Zelda peaked with a questionable cartoon. We’re still holding out hope for a live-action show on Netflix at some point. But absolutely nothing has made us fall harder in love with a reimagining of the iconic video game series than this animated fan film based …

Read This Gorgeous, Heartbreaking Story From the Attack on Titan Anthology Comic

Hajime Isayama’s blockbuster manga about a world beset by giant, naked, human-eating monstrosities is a hit not just in its native Japan, but around …

Pixel Pals are the perfect stocking stuffer for the geek in your life

As a lover of all things gaming, and retro titles in general, the offer to take a look at Pixel Pals was just too appealing.<p>These light-up figurines are full of pixelated glory and feature video game icons from both past and present. The first two in the series are some of our all-time favorites, …

Anime Meets European Art Nouveau in Blossoming Female Portraits

Audrey Kawasaki and Stella Im Hultberg display never-before-seen works at the Thinkspace Gallery in Los Angeles.<p><i>This article contains adult content.</i><p>The sensual female characters of Asian American artists Audrey Kawasaki and Stella Im Hultberg take over the halls of the Thinkspace Gallery in a dual …

Nintendo is turning The Legend of Zelda into an escape room game

Gorons IRL<p>It turns out <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> isn’t the only <i>Zelda</i> adventure in the works — Nintendo is also creating a new escape room puzzle game based on the world of Hyrule.<p>Called “Defenders of the Triforce,” the real-world game is being built in collaboration with escape room …

Legend of Zelda

If You Are Having Trouble Finding A NES Classic Edition, You Should Buy A Retro Freak Instead

While the NES Classic Edition is a cute little console, you are limited to the games installed on it. If you want to play your old carts, then tough luck. Thankfully, the surprisingly awesome Retro Freak is here to help.<p>I recently picked up the standard release of the Retro Freak about a week ago. …

Retrogaming

This cute game about a girl and her dog is absolutely terrifying

Just looking at <i>Yomawari: Night Alone</i>, a survival horror game available on Steam and PlayStation Vita, it’s hard to imagine how it could be scary. It stars a cute little girl with a big red bow in her hair, and it features a charming 2D art style that gives it the feel of a pleasant modern-day …

Horror

US charges 61 defendants in call center scam based in India

WASHINGTON (AP) — It can be a frightening call to get — and it's a familiar one for many Americans.<p>Callers posing as tax and immigration agents are …

Corruption

‘Nanbaka’ Is the Funniest Anime of 2016

"I like men, too!"<p>The use of humor in anime can either be a hit or miss. For most of us, our introduction to the world of anime was through large …

Microsoft Surface Phone May Replace iPhone as Smartphone Superstar: Here's Why

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is reportedly going to launch a new Windows phone on October 26 in New York City. The smartphone, dubbed the …

Play Over 400 Game Boy Games That Never Existed

Latest Game Boy Jam delivers big time.<p>Released in 1989, the Game Boy racked up a significant amount of games for a handheld system with four AA batteries, eight bits, no backlight, and an olive green screen that looked like a regular Nintendo game had experienced copper oxidation. It has well over …

Fan-Made Mario 64 Sequel is Epic of All Game Eras

Despite a few teasing announcements in the late 90s, Nintendo never wound up making a direct sequel to <i>Mario 64</i>. Two decades have passed since that …

Geek

Get nearly 500 Lego bricks for under $30 today

While individual Lego sets are fun, the variety kit of bricks left building completely up to your imagination. Fortunately, you can build your …

Galaxy Note 7 owners can finally go get a safe device

On Wednesday, Samsung will take the first step on a long, painful road to forgetting about the exploding Note 7 saga. The company says that it’s …

The RetroUSB AVS just replaced my childhood Nintendo

When I was a child, I fought with my brothers. A lot. It was part of being the youngest, and part of being a family. Most of our sibling rivalry died with our youth, but one single, never-ending quarrel outlived our childhood: the Nintendo Entertainment System. My oldest brother and I have been …