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Metal Gear Solid V Venom Snake Nendoroid Action Figure

It seems Venom Snake has gotten a cute treatment. Maybe he’s been tired of his duty and missions, then let him dance with your Link Nendoroid figure …

Leonardo DiCaprio Vs. Freddy Krueger in INCEPTION ON ELM STREET

Destiny: The Taken King's Ridiculous Japanese Advert Will Make You Respect Guardians

Whether you're a fan of Destiny or not, there's one thing we can all appreciate together: a kooky Japanese advert. And boy, the commercial Sony is using to promote The Taken King in Japan is quite something.<p>We won't spoil it for you, but it's pretty much everything you could want from an advert for …

Power Rangers

'Ultraman' Gets A Fantastic Anime Homage

As part of the ongoing Japan Animator Expo, the latest and thirtieth entry covers the much loved <i>Ultraman</i> series and it really is rather wonderful.<p>This is because it takes events from the manga version of the early <i>Ultraman</i> mythos, as penned by the late Mamoru Uchiyama, rather than the famous …

Anime

Jeremy Clarkson AND Richard Hammond Weigh In On The 2015 BMW M4 — And The Verdict Is...

If you're a fan of the UK's automotive program, Top Gear, then something tells me you know about the checkered history between its presenters and …

Top Gear

Dragon Ball Z cast redubs Silence of the Lambs, Independence Day and more

<i>Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F'</i> just finished a limited run in American theaters. But if you missed it, don't worry: Nerdist has gathered some of the primary voice cast of the movie and asked them to redub classic films.<p>If you've ever thought "Bill Pullman's speech in <i>Independence Day</i> was pretty …

Knight classes: Inside Chicago's only school for medieval longsword | Polygon

"I did what any good student would do... I photocopied the whole thing."<p>Forty percent of these students are women. And they're not just here for the crossfit classes.

The no-bullshit guide to better town maps for your D&D campaign or fantasy novel

If you're interested in writing fiction in certain genres, or play tabletop role-playing games, there will come a time in your life where you're going to have to draw a map. Jonathan Roberts, who illustrated <i>The Lands of Ice and Fire (A Game of Thrones): Maps from King's Landing to Across the Narrow</i> …

Dear Ted Cruz: Rorschach is not a hero | Polygon

Watch five minutes of absolute, cinematic Dishonored mastery

I used to think I understood <i>Dishonored</i>, and was pretty good at it. This video removed that feeling pretty efficiently.<p>There's not much to add here; this is mastery of <i>Dishonored</i>, and it's fun as hell to watch. It's one thing to be good at a game, but it's quite another to combine complete domination …

Superheroes Play Soccer

If you ignore the obvious questions like “Why doesn’t Superman just pulverize the soccer ball when he kicks it?”…this video put together by the …

InterAct

Watch this archer do amazing things, and then rethink the bow in games

Our previous article about bows in video games looked at the weapon as a means of destruction shaped by its own mechanic. You have to stand still to fire, it takes time to nock the arrow and pull back and you're left relatively vulnerable while you set up your shot. It's a low-tech sniper rifle …

The fall of THQ | Polygon

The games left behind<p>The market that disappeared<p>"We really made some questionable business deals. Near the end, we were still getting screwed for Nickelodeon games, which we hadn’t worked on in years. We still owed a ton of money."<p>Commitment issues<p>"[THQ] wasn’t resourced in a way to compete with …

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LEGO Transformer Gaming Consoles

Game Boy Advance<p>Gamebots, transform! 2 years ago, LEGO artist Julius von Brunk built Domaster, a Game Boy Transformer. He's continued to work in that …

This Is How You Support An "Old" PC Game

If you needed further proof that Crusader Kings II is one of the best-supported, most expansive games of all time, check out this new …

VOTD: Loki Borrows a Hero's Outfit in 'Thor: The Dark World' – /Film

<b>Minor spoilers for Thor: The Dark World follow.</b><p>By now, hopefully anyone who wanted to see <b>Thor: The Dark World</b>, has done so. The film had a super …

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Clip joint: Greatest character introductions

Here's my round-up of the greatest character introductions on film. Can you think of anybody else who deserves a place on this list? Let me know in the thread section below.<p><b>1.</b> <b>James Bond in Dr No</b><p>The quintessential character introduction. Since gracing our screens in 1962, the phrase ‘The names Bond. …

Christopher Nolan’s Gritty ‘Dark Knight’ Trilogy Recut as a Comedy Film

Thanks to Nick Douglas, who suggested I recut the DK trilogy as something resembling a Judd Apatow movie.

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Great tabletop games for video gamers: BattleCON: Devastation of Indines

<i>This new, ongoing series covers tabletop board or card games that video gamers should dig.</i><p><i>Check here for more.</i><p>BattleCON: Devastation of Indines<p><b>Video games that Devastation reminds us of:</b> Street Fighter, Mortal Kombat, Guilty Gear … well, any fighting game, really<p><b>Publisher:</b> Level 99 Games• <b><br># of</b> …

Have you eaten at Canada’s top 10 new restaurants?

Toronto's Bar Isabel has been named Canada's best new restaurant for 2013 in an annual survey conducted by enRoute magazine.<p>Vij's Railway Express, a mobile restaurant inspired by an Indian rail carriage with a menu that explores regional flavours and dishes of India, won the people's choice award. …

Top 10

Darkest Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

Chop chocolate coarsely and place in a heatproof glass bowl. Melt very slowly by stirring over a saucepan of hot (but not boiling) water, or by microwaving in 15 second bursts at half power, stirring and checking constantly to ensure temperature doesn’t rise above 89 F on a candy thermometer. (If …

Dessert

How to Make Perfect Scrambled Eggs

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Three ways to get your perfect scrambled eggs -- whatever your version of perfection may be.</i><p>Scrambled eggs and toast: sounds like an ascetic breakfast, …

Breakfast