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‘Rick And Morty’ Creator Dan Harmon Had The Best Advice For A Fan Who Asked Him About Depression

Although Dan Harmon has had some creatively volatile moments, he is largely acknowledged to be a Good Dude. The creator of <i>Community</i>, <i>Rick And Morty</i>, and the podcast Harmontown was recently contacted by a fan on Twitter who asked him for advice on coping with depression.<p>While many would have simply …

Communicate

The 25 best movies on Amazon Prime Video

Netflix might wear the streaming crown, but its biggest competitor Amazon Video is hot on its heels. While it started as an offshoot of a bigger …

Entertainment

Fifa: the video game that changed football

Fifa belongs to a select group of titles familiar to people who have no interest in gaming – or even real football. What’s the secret of its success?<p>Jan Tian stood in nervous silence in the departure hall of Beijing Capital International Airport. Beside him, his sister held an envelope containing a …

Soccer

Carl Sagan’s Contact: The movie was fine, but the book is amazing.

<b>Carl Sagan’s Contact: The movie was fine, but the book is amazing.</b><p><b>What it is:</b> A speculative 1985 science fiction novel by visionary astronomer Carl …

Carl Sagan

Microsoft sued for $10,000 after unwanted Windows 10 upgrade

Microsoft's pushy and occasionally misleading Windows 10 update process has had some tangible backlash. According to the <i>Seattle Times</i>, a small business owner from California has successfully sued Microsoft for $10,000 in "compensation for lost wages and the cost of a new computer" after an unwanted …

Firewatch review

<i>Firewatch</i> is a story of a lonely man in a big country, presented as a series of prettily frescoed spaces, strung together for the player to explore in exacting chronology.<p>The player strolls along narrative paths in the first person, gazing at passing tableaux of gorgeous nature, while investigating …

Hair Color

My new year's resolution is to play fewer games

Is the secret to happiness less choice?<p>When I was young I received, on average, two games per year. One was given to me for Christmas. The second for my birthday. Outside of a few rentals and games I was able to borrow from friends and family, that was it.<p>It was the best time of my gaming …

Gone Home console versions revived, arrive January 2016

The PC title is finally heading to PS4 and Xbox One<p><i>Gone Home</i>, Fullbright's critically acclaimed debut title, will launch for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on Jan. 12, 2016, the developer announced today.<p>In the video above, developer Steve Gaynor talks briefly about the console editions, which have …

Gaming Consoles

How Football Manager changed the game

The astonishing success of Football Manager is based on data so accurate it’s used by clubs to rate players and tactics<p>In September this year the England winger Andros Townsend received a frantic text message from his girlfriend. “When did you get fined for not turning up for training,” it read, …

Soccer
Die Hard

What was it like to be a Nintendo game play counselor?

With so many entertainment options available to consumers today, the bygone era of all-encompassing Nintendo mania in America seems quaint. During …

Virtual Reality
San Francisco

A Former Heroin Addict’s New Memoir About Video Games

“When it comes to probing questions about their intimate life as computer-game players, most people don’t have much to say,” writes Michael W. Clune …

PC Gaming

Can part-time workers ever really be taken seriously?

As a report finds almost 700,000 high-earning 'power part-timers' in the UK, Angela Epstein looks at the reality of working fewer than five days a week<p>Belinda Earl must be one happy woman. As style director of Marks and Spencer, the fashion supremo and former Saturday shop girl was recently …

Lloyds Banking Group

Game Over or Continue: What has become of Leamington Spa's games industry?

Two years on from the closure of Blitz, 'Silicon Spa' is still fighting to become the UK's premier gaming cluster<p>Leamington Spa was once dismissed as simply a pretty Warwickshire town, best known for its Roman-built spa. That was until the summer of 2013, when the area made headlines as the home to …

Sajid Javid

The 100 best films of the decade (so far), #1-20

Going in, we knew that this list—totaled up from ballots submitted by 11 <i>A.V. Club</i> staff members and contributors—would be eclectic, with plenty of …

How To Turn You Beer Into Glass Cups

Popcorn Time is Netflix without the restrictions (or legality)

<i>This article was first published in the September 2015 issue of WIRED magazine. Be the first to read WIRED's articles in print before they're posted</i> …

Televisions

Radiohead guitarist Ed O'Brien's new pedalboard on video

<b>As effects maestro in pioneering alt-rockers Radiohead for the best part of 30 years, Ed O'Brien knows a thing or two about tone - and he's turned to</b> …

Radiohead
The Witcher

Cubes of fruits, vegetables, and meats will make you see food in a new light

The foods we eat come in all shapes and sizes, but something beautiful happens if you cut it all down to size — literally. Design studio Lernert & Sander did just that to make the remarkable piece of art above, which was commissioned by Dutch newspaper <i>De Volkskrant</i> last year for a feature on the …

Food

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HOT SALE<p>CB Box to Include Exclusive Funko POP! Two-Set<p>Latest<p>Get the Entire Batman Dark Knight Trilogy in 4K Blu-ray For Only $50<p>sales 04/06/2018 …

Comics

These incredible paintings of sci-fi suburbia are finally turning into a book

Simon Stålenhag's strange vision of Sweden is coming to your coffee table<p>Simon Stålenhag's paintings are a captivating mix of mundane suburban life alongside robots, dinosaurs, and other weird bits of sci-fi ephemera. And soon you'll finally be able to own beautiful hardcover books of his work, …

Science Fiction

The Last Door reopens for My Dearest Visitor | PC Invasion

The sixth episode of <i>The Last Door</i>, titled <i>My Dearest Visitor</i>, is now available for those who fancy a pixel-y horror adventure.<p>This is the second …

TV
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Latest<p>'Naruto' Gets Makeover From 'Blade Of The Immortal's Creator<p>Naruto (Anime) 8 minutes ago<p>Naruto (Anime)<p>Gail Simone to Pen Red Sonja/Tarzan …