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How Lego Became The Apple Of Toys

After a decade-long slump, Lego has rebuilt itself into a global juggernaut. An exclusive look inside the company’s top-secret Future Lab.<p>Every September, largely unbeknownst to the rest of the company, a group of around 50 Lego employees descends upon Spain’s Mediterranean coast, armed with …

Norwegian Escape's snow room is cruise ship's latest wow factor

When the Norwegian Escape cruise ship sets sail later this year, you can count on a bit of really cold comfort.<p>What will be the newest and biggest ship in the Norwegian fleet will debut a snow room in its Mandara Spa, where you'll be able to really get your heart pumping.<p>Why a deep freeze?<p>Think of …

How To Piss Off Every Settler Of Catan In Just 14 Moves

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Settlers of Catan

'Tekken 7' Producer Responds To Narrow Minded People, Earns My Respect

Long term Tekken producer Katsuhiro Harada recently reacted to people who were upset that the upcoming Tekken 7 is getting an Arabic character added to the playable roster. Some of them even wanted the character removed. His response was rather great really.<p>Bear in mind that this new character, …

You Can Now Play Oregon Trail Online for Free

Hitch up your oxen, find some water barrels and get ready for some westward expansion because <i>Oregon Trail</i> is now available to play online — for …

Review: 'Taken 3'

Running out of kidnapped relatives for Liam Neeson's ex-CIA killing machine to rescue, scribes Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen turn him into a fugitive framed for murder in "Taken 3," a mind-numbing, crash-bang misfire that abandons chic European capitals for the character's own backyard. French …

'Predestination': A Complex Protagonist Walks Into A Bar

The sci-fi thriller <i>Predestination</i> is pretty intriguing when it's not being a sci-fi thriller. A twisty time-paradox movie in the vein of <i>Minority Report</i> or <i>Primer</i>, the film is certainly one of the biggest ever to feature an intersex protagonist. The unnamed character is played as both a man (in the …