Leigh Wilson

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Marvel v DC: Dawn of Rivalry

DC came first. That's the most important thing to know, that DC was there first. They were called Detective Comics, Inc, later to be called National …

This $35,000 gadget makes it possible to watch first-run movies at home

But it'll buy you a device that will let you watch movies at home while they're still in theaters.<p>Prima Cinema is a $35,000 system that gives you access to first-run movies in your home.<p>The system consists of a device — it's basically a computer with a 5-terabyte hard drive — that fits on the rack …

Jamie Vardy puts his head through his old FIFA 16 ratings card

Jamie Vardy's profile has improved on a recent update of the FIFA 16 video game, and the Leicester City man was keen to put the past behind him<p>Jamie Vardy has embraced the updated player ratings on the video game <i>FIFA 16</i> with typical gusto.<p>At the unveiling of the big mid-season update for the …

Soccer

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Continues To Be Mashed Up With ‘Calvin And Hobbes’ And We Love It

<b>SPOILERS AHEAD.</b><p>Last month, we shared adorable fan art which set the characters of <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> in the world of Bill Watterson’s <i>Calvin and Hobbes</i> comic strip. Then we rejoiced when Marvel Comics and Disney Animation Studios artist Brian Kesinger created even more of these …

Framed! Meet the creators shaking up modern comics

Nothing kills the excitement of a pop culture phenomenon like proclaiming that it has “grown up”. The last time this happened to the lurid, fast-paced, gleefully disreputable world of comics, in the late 1980s, the adoption of adult themes and situations turned out to be a blind alley. Classics …

Graphic Novels

How the 'Deadpool' cast looks compared to their comic-book counterparts

Deadpool is a hero like no other.<p>Nicknamed the "merc with a mouth," the unhinged anti-hero and his wild sense of humor are coming to the big screen.<p>He's also bringing a few X-Men characters along with him.<p>If you're not familiar with Deadpool or his unique ability which seperates him from every …

Comics

Best iOS games for new owners

Wait, what?<p>How did I get stuck with the primer on iOS? I'm supposed to look back over all the iOS games released since TWO-THOUSAND AND SEVEN and tell you which ones you should play if you just got an iOS device. There are 1.2 million apps on the App Store. 1.2 MILLION. Also, the story where I got …

5 amazing 2015 books to read right now — and what you should read after them - Vox

Your last-second gift guide is right here.<p>Recommending books can be a tricky endeavor. If someone comes away from <i>Wuthering Heights</i> flush with enjoyment and looking for more, do you suggest a gothic romance? A Brontë biography? Or do you hand her a walking guide to the moors? (Honestly, that walking …

Proxima

COP-21 climate deal in Paris spells end of the fossil era

Much of the fossil industry will go into slow run-off while the new plutocrats will be masters of post-carbon technology<p>A far-reaching deal on climate change in Paris over coming days promises to unleash a $30 trillion blitz of investment on new technology and renewable energy by 2040, creating …

Fossil Fuels

5 Of The Best Secrets In 'Fallout 4'

A few dozen hours into <i>Fallout 4</i>, things start to get deep. It’s the way of these games: you’ve made your way through the main quest, or at least most of it. You’ve populated your map with innumerable little landmarks representing dozens of small moments of discovery. You’ve got some gear, you’ve …

Pool Table

Colorful Shadow Figures Reveal the Superhero within Every Child's Imagination

Artist Jason Ratliff illustrates the power of imagination through something as simple as a shadow. His whimsical works feature children posing, as their exaggerated silhouettes take on the fantastical appearance of superheroes like Batman, Ironman, and Spider-Man. These fictional characters, …

Selling

Top 10: coolest Cold War attractions

Torn apart: The smuggler and my baby

<b>Syrians leaving their homes for the safety of Europe often rely on people smugglers to help them reach their destination. But it's impossible to know who to trust and things can go wrong. One woman ended up seeing a man, whose real name she didn't even know, walk off with her one-year-old …

25 totally immense BBQ recipes you need in your life

<b>QUICK! Summer’s finally here… get the barbie out!</b><p>Hallelujah praise the Lord, summer has finally arrived on the British Isles.<p>As we don’t know how …

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>

Books

10 Ways to Tone Up Without Killing Yourself at the Gym

<i>Every Monday we tap an industry expert for tips that only insiders know. This week Brooke Siler, Pilates pioneer and author of 'The New York Times' best-seller 'The Pilates Body: The Ultimate At-Home Guide to Strengthening, Lengthening and Toning Your Body- Without Machines', explains that it is</i> …