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Dagashi Kashi Anime Gets 2nd Season in 2018

2nd season gets new director, series composition writer, character designer, studio<p>The combined 37th and 38th issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen …

That Is One Fancy Zelda-Themed Switch

The people over at MakoMod have put together a Switch that looks like it came straight out of <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>. It’s pretty …

OnePlus isn't even trying to hide the OnePlus 5 anymore

OnePlus has never found it important to keep its upcoming smartphones a secret.<p>Remember the days before the OnePlus 2 was announced? The company slowly revealed the OnePlus 2 on the internet, announcing a new feature of the phone every week until it was officially announced. That left little to the …

Mobile Technology

Manga Explores What It Would Be Like If Your Mom Was Your Age - Interest

Son, mother both 10 years old<p>Chances are you probably know or have known kids who've acted wiser or more mature than their years, whether through …

Worst Overwatch Characters You Should Definitely Avoid

<b>Backstory:</b> What backstory? There’s very little we actually know about Torbjorn. It’s bare bones at best, and it’s a shame, as we’d love to know a lot …

Apple drops to fifth place in 2017 laptop rankings

Apple’s reputation as the world’s best laptop maker took a serious hit in 2016, due to the new MacBook Pro’s adoption of USB-C.<p>In the latest brand rankings by <i>Laptop Magazine</i>, Apple’s slipped five spots as Lenovo and Asus surged to the top of the pack with their affordable and dependable wares.<p>Check …

MacBook Pro

Insults are bad but this little kid's 'Overwatch' diss is too perfect

What's the worst possible insult you could throw at someone? Calling them a bad <i>Overwatch</i> player.<p>A parent shared the disciplinary slip that their …

Overwatch

Gaming's racist and sexist personalities aren't a new threat to children

Technology changes the fears, but not the strategies<p>“Do you watch PewDiePie?” I asked my oldest son. He shook his head no, but then asked why I would even bring it up.<p>“Because he doesn’t understand why jokes about genocide aren’t funny,” I explained. My son goes to a German language school, and …

There's now a game in which you build your own gaming PC

I’ve always wondered why simulator games (and an audience for them) exist for things like driving trucks, operating trains and being a goat: I guess they make sense for people who’ve actually tried and enjoyed those activities, or wanted to know what they feel like. (not sure about the goat thing …

What Graphics Card Should You Get?

With so many graphics cards out on the market from both AMD and Nvidia, figuring out which GPU best suits your needs can be difficult. We’re here to help steer you in the right direction. We’ve rounded up our reviews of all the modern graphics card below and have ordered them by performance.<p>We …

Computer Hardware

Snapchat execs are finally showing how irritated they are by Facebook's constant copying

One of the most intense rivalries in tech right now is Facebook versus Snapchat.<p>The two companies are in the midst of heated battle for social network supremacy that's caused Facebook to attempt multiple clones of Snapchat's core features, most notably with Instagram Stories.<p>Employees from Snap …

ToeJam & Earl is coming to Nintendo Switch

Hands-on with the latest build at PAX East<p><i>Toejam & Earl: Back in the Groove</i>, the long-awaited fourth installment in a series more than 25 years old, is coming to Nintendo Switch when it launches this year. We got our hands on it (although not the Switch version) at PAX East in Boston, and starting …

How Microsoft Xbox One Is Destroying Playstation 4 Digital Dream

Back when the Xbox One was unveiled, gamers cried foul at the idea of a digital focused console. “Think of our internet connection” was the general …

Microsoft is bringing the '80s back with a new plan for Xbox domination

But starting in the late '80s, the rise of video game consoles led to a change in model that raised the hurdles to getting a game built, distributed, and sold. To get into the video game business today, you either need to make a deal with a big publisher, or otherwise figure out some way to get …

Xbox

Film Review: ‘In This Corner of the World’ (Kono sekai no katasumi ni)

With:Non, Yoshimasa Hosoya, Minori Omi, Natsuki Inaba, Mayumi Shintani, Shigeru Ushiyama, Daisuke Ono, Megumi Han.<p>Dwelling more on culinary feats …

Niantic announces three major updates coming to Pokemon Go in 2017

Earlier this month, Niantic CEO John Hanke confirmed to <i>Waypoint</i> in an interview that trading and a player vs. player battle system would be coming to</i> …

People are racing drones through neon-lit stadiums, free drone-racing sim lets you try it yourself

Racers are piloting drones through stadium-sized courses in preparation for the Drone Racing League Allianz events this summer. The competition …

Drones

Xbox Exec On PS4 Competition, Nintendo Switch, And Why Microsoft Hasn't Made A Handheld

Xbox executive Phil Spencer has had a busy week on Twitter. After answering questions about Project Scorpio and backwards compatibility, he weighed in on Horizon Zero Dawn and the health of the Xbox ecosystem. Now, he's commented on the console sales race, why Microsoft hasn't made a dedicated …

Gaming

7 Reasons Why Xbox One Beats PS4

Pokémon chief says approach to games needs to change if brought to Switch

But no confirmation on anything concrete at this time<p>The Pokémon Company confirmed in September it would be supporting the Nintendo Switch, and in a new interview, CEO Tsunekazu Ishihara said the company would need to rethink how it handles titles on the system if it decides to incorporate the new …

Want to play your friend’s Steam games? Here’s how to use Steam Family Sharing

Steam is the most popular digital distribution platform for PC games, and if you are into PC gaming, it’s likely you and your friends have built up a …

Steamed Over Steam | Gaming

Where would the PC gaming market be without Steam, the digital distribution platform that was developed by Valve Corporation more than a decade ago? …

Episode 8 - Interviews with Monster Girls

How would you rate <b>episode 8</b> of <br>Interviews with Monster Girls ?<p>Tetsuo may be an easygoing guy most of the time, but all the demi-human abilities in …

Weekly Recap: Halo 6 Has Split-Screen, Overwatch Wins Game Of The Year, Mass Effect 4: Andromeda Goes Gold

<i>It's the weekend again. Here is a recap of some of the week's biggest stories and others you may have missed.</i><p><b>The Big Stuff:</b><p>Halo 6, or whatever Microsoft decides to call the next Halo FPS game, will have split-screen support. 343 boss Bonnie Ross made the announcement during a speech at DICE 2017 …

Mass Effect

Samsung Note 8 Release Date And Rumors: 3 Features That Can Kill The Competition

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is still months away from its official release, but numerous leaks and rumors have already begun emerging about the device. …

Blizzard Is Finally Trying To Fix Hearthstone

For a while now, <i>Hearthstone</i> has been in a downward spiral. A single hero class has dominated the meta for around a year making the game as stagnant as it has ever felt, formats other than Standard have been severely neglected, subpar-to-terrible cards have composed the bulk of the recent …

Climbing

Kemono Friends: This Season's Sleeper Hit

What is this season's breakout anime hit? One might think it's the second season of the already popular KonoSuba – God’s blessing on this wonderful …

Valve Talks About Its Unusual Company Structure

Valve co-founder and president Gabe Newell spoke with Gamasutra this week about how the company handles budgets and financial planning, or more accurately, <i>doesn't</i> do either of those things.<p>"At Valve, we don't have a budgeting process. There's not like some group of people who go off and say this is …

Customers

League of Legends Debuts Okay-ish Practice Mode

A Valentine’s Day update to <i>League of Legends</i> brought a long-awaited practice mode for aspiring competitive players and newbies alike. In a vacuum, it …

Pokemon Go Adds 80 Generation 2 Pokemon, New Evolution Items This Week

The rest of the Johto region has arrived, plus new evolution items, and Nanab and Pinap Berries.<p><b>UPDATE (2/16):</b> The new Pokemon are now available to …

Pokémon