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Danny DeVito has no idea what Pokémon is

Time to throw in the towel, Detective Pikachu fans<p>Since its trailer premiered in January, fans have campaigned for famed character actor Danny DeVito to lend his voice to <i>Great Detective Pikachu: The Birth of a New Duo</i>, the adventure game spinoff starring a deep-voiced version of the Pokémon. In a …

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Meet The 'Rocket Girls,' The Women Who Charted The Course To Space

In the 1940s, an elite team of mathematicians and scientists started working on a project that would carry the U.S. into space, then on to the moon and Mars. They would eventually become NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (or JPL), but here's what made them so unusual: Many of the people who charted …

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Hideo Kojima to Receive Industry Legend Award and Keynote Develop Conference

Conference takes place in July.<p>At this year's Develop: Brighton Conference, Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima will be receiving the 2016 Industry …

Batman’s ‘Knightmare’ In ‘Batman V Superman’ Wasn’t Just A Dream

One part of <i>Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> that people seem to be confused about is the apparent dream within a dream Bruce Wayne has, a “knightmare” in which he’s fighting what appears to be Darkseid’s Parademons in a post-apocalyptic desert. Then he’s confronted by a Superman enraged that …

Leak reveals first look at 'Batman: The Killing Joke' animated film

A leaked behind-the-scenes video reveals how DC Comics is adapting one of the most controversial Batman comics into a cartoon.<p>The first clips of the animated version of "The Killing Joke" appear in a 10-minute featurette posted Saturday on YouTube, in which the creators discuss the making of the …

Players in Eve Online are at war, here's what we know

An online casino is funding one of the largest military mobilizations in Eve's history<p>Earlier this week players in <i>Eve Online</i> were involved in one of that game's famously large and expensive battles. But sources tell Polygon that this was just the opening round of what could be the largest military …

Hitting the Same Block Billions of Times Is the Weirdest Way to Crash Paper Mario 64

The great thing about Nintendo 64 games is that dedicated players are still finding exploits years later. But the true die-hards are discovering …

Great scientific minds beat each other's brains out in Science Kombat

Imagine what would happen if the greatest analytical minds in history came back to the land of the living.<p>Those with a more scientific leaning might hope they could use their powers of logic and innovation to solve some of the world's biggest problems. Gamers might secretly wish they would …

Here's the problem with all those bad 'Batman v Superman' reviews

The stakes for "BvS" are extremely high. The film had to set up the DC universe, debut new characters, break even on the budget, and keep up with …

These Aren’t Photos — They’re Virtual Shots in a Video Game Engine

Video games are becoming more and more realistic, and the quality is getting so good that some screenshots and clips may trick you into thinking …

Quantum Computing Comes Closer, Thanks to a New Qubit Quantum Circuit

The Russians Are Coming<p>The Russian bear is muscling onto the field of quantum computing, and its latest accomplishment—the creation of a two-qubit, …

Einstein's genius changed science's perception of gravity

Albert Einstein opened humankind’s eyes to the universe.<p>Before Einstein, space seemed featureless and changeless, as Isaac Newton had defined it two …

Watch Dark Souls 3 run on PC at 60fps, as someone beats the first boss with their fists

Dark Souls 3’s release date may not be until April 12th (at least in the West), but that hasn’t stopped some enterprising scamps from getting their …

The People Who Have Spent 17 Years Perfecting Co-op Half-Life

These days we’re spoiled for cooperative games. From <i>Halo</i> to <i>Left4Dead</i> and most recently <i>The Division</i>, the modern player’s choices for playing together …

Turok and Turok 2 Remastered in Development for Xbox One

Back in January we reviewed Night Dive Studios’ dinosaur-hunting remastered game on Steam.<p>This morning it was reported Night Dive remains hard at …

WonderCon: DC Comics Will Reveal The Joker's Identity

O.M.G.<p>During the DC Rebirth event at WonderCon, the creative team for Justice League, writer Geoff Johns and artist Jason Fabok, announced that they …

KINGDOM COME, The Comic That Foretold BATMAN V SUPERMAN

In 1994 artist Alex Ross and writer Kurt Busiek created a prestige comic book series that had an enormous impact on how everyone who followed would …

Scientist Has 4,795 Days to Live And Knows Exactly What He’s Doing With Them

“You don’t waste time on things that aren’t going to get you to where you need to go.”<p>What would you do with your time if you knew how many days you had left to live? Would you even want to know how long you had left? For one New Zealand scientist, the answer is a resounding “yes,” reports <i>Bloomberg</i>.<p>…

Nonlinear rotational Doppler effect in light observed for the first time

Experimental physicist Prof. Thomas Zentgraf and his two colleagues from the University of Birmingham, Dr. Guixin Li and Prof. Shuang Zhang, have for …

Leonard Nimoy's Final Artwork Is One of 50 Pieces of Star Trek Art Going On Tour

We’re all well aware that 2016 is the 50th anniversary of <i>Star Trek</i>. But beyond just <i>Star Trek Beyond</i>, there are several other major celebrations …

The NesPi NES Shaped Raspberry Pi Case Built with LEGO Bricks

We have introduced a 3D printed NES shaped Raspberry Pi case, but if you have a preference for LEGO bricks, the NesPi Raspberry Pi case should be …

Touching tribute to Satoru Iwata recalls all he did for game development

People are still mourning the death of Satoru Iwata, president of Nintendo, who died last year at 55. Iwata started out in game development, working …

This tiny 3D printed 'Gameboy' Raspberry Pi Zero will take you back to the 90s

Mar 20, 2016 | By Benedict<p>Danish 3D printing wunderkind Rasmus Hauschild has built an incredibly cool Raspberry Pi Zero with 3D printed Gameboy-style …

Animation software used by Studio Ghibli will soon be free

Toonz was used to produce "Tale of the Princess Kaguya" and the "Futurama" series.<p>You may not have heard of Toonz animation software, but you've no doubt seen work it was used in: Studio Ghibli films like <i>Spirited Away</i> and <i>Tale of the Princess Kaguya</i> (above), or the animated series <i>Futurama</i>. Now, the …

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Mars Had a Volcanic Blowup So Huge That It Tilted the Whole Planet

Space is so metal.<p>Earth has had some whoppers of volcanic explosions in the past, including one that may have been half of the one-two punch that led to the extinction of dinosaurs. But Mars can easily blow any of that away. It once had a volcanic eruption so huge, that it tilted the entire face of …

Minecraft for Oculus Rift will be playable in first-person or on a virtual screen

The Minecraft-on-HoloLens demo is one of the coolest augmented reality experiences I’ve seen so far, but Microsoft’s HoloLens is still a long way out …

Steam now discounts bundles when you own some of the games

Never pay for a game you already own.<p>Every PC gamer loves a Steam sale, however picking up deals can get a little trickier when you already own half of the games. It's a first world problem for sure, but it gets frustrating when you find a brilliantly discounted Steam bundle, only to realise that …

Why Gravitational Waves Are Red Herrings

By Deepak Chopra, MD, Menas C. Kafatos, PhD, Rudolph E. Tanzi, Ph.D.<p>When big science gets a major boost, the news goes around the world with an air of celebration. The latest such event was the confirmation of gravitational waves, which were predicted by Einstein in his General Theory of …

The Brain Prize: British scientists win 'Nobel Prize of neuroscience' for unlocking secrets of memory

Three British professors have won “the Nobel Prize of neuroscience” for discovering the secrets of how memories are formed in the brain.<p>The victory …

Maker of Assassin's Creed video game turns to Canadian investors to fend off takeover bid

Video game publisher Ubisoft Entertainment SA, maker of the <i>Assassin's Creed</i> series, is seeking the backing of Canadian investors to help fend off a creeping takeover in France from media giant Vivendi SA.<p>Ubisoft officials, led by founder and chief executive Yves Guillemot, confirmed they're meeting …