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This Weekend's PC Game Deals: First aid for the gamer's post-Black Friday wallet

<b>This Weekend's PC Game Deals</b> <i>is a roundup of games - old, new, or soon to be released</i> <i>- that are available at a great price and can be activated on</i> …

Metal Gear

4 New Mobile Games You Should Play Tonight

Need a pleasant distraction this week? The App Store and Google Play are coming to the rescue. As usual, we’re expecting to see plenty of new mobile …

Mobile Gaming

Video game that trains you to become a better coder

Coding becomes easier playing this video game<p>4 Shares<p>Understanding machine language is the most popular language of the 21st century. In other words, …

Reckon your RPG is nerdy about realism? Get a load of Kingdom Come: Deliverance

There's always one, isn't there, who takes it a step too far. Take most medieval role-playing games for instance, with their six inventory slots for …

Geek

Now Casting Dog Lovers for Bark&Co. and 3 Other Acting Opportunities

Looking to get cast in a commercial? How about a feature film? Short film? A piece of New York theater? We’ve got you covered! Check out these four …

Report: Disney narrows search for young Han Solo to three actors

Maybe they'll also play young Indiana Jones<p>After reportedly talking to a slate of young actors, both established and new, Disney has created a shortlist of actors it is interested in offering the role of a young Han Solo to, according to The Hollywood Reporter.<p>Taron Egerton (<i>Kingsman</i>), Jack Reynor …

Movies

The Division Review in Progress Update

<b>[Update]</b> After four days and more than 50 hours of play, I’ve finally “beaten” The Division--although I’m by no means finished with it yet. Those 50 hours were spent exploring the world, completing story missions, and grinding through side content in order to keep up with the campaign’s rigorous …

You Could Win $1 Million Just for Playing The Elder Scrolls Online

Tonight during the 2015 Game Awards, Bethesda announced a new promotion where one lucky Elder Scrolls Online player will win $1 million just for playing the role-playing game.<p>This is part of Bethesda's "Million Reasons to Play" campaign, which began in October on social media when the developer …

This Satellite Has Been Staring at the Sun for 20 Years

And it's still warning us about Earth-bound coronal mass ejections.<p>This space observatory missed the memo that you're not supposed to look directly at the Sun.<p>The Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO), a collaboration between NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA), has been doing just that …

Astronomy

Someone put all the released 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' footage in chronological order

YouTube channel Disneyland Experience has taken all of the "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" trailers, TV ads, and features and attempted to put them all in chronological order.<p>We spotted this first on the blog /film, and it's really good.<p>The six-minute long trailer starts off showing Rey scavenging …

JJ Abrams Just Dismissed Critics of the Black Star Wars Storm Trooper in the Best Way

Remember when people on the internet expressed anger about a black storm trooper in the trailer for the upcoming <i>Star Wars</i> film? Well, the film’s …

Star Wars

The 21 Best Things Ever Tweeted About “Star Wars"

If you keep tweeting about Jar Jar, George Lucas is going to add him to Episode 7 and that'll BE ON YOU.

Bloodborne The Old Hunters: New Weapons, Enemies, and More Revealed

Bloodborne expansion The Old Hunters arrives next week, but you don't want to wait that long to learn more about it. Producer Masaaki Yamagiwa has shared new details in a post on the PlayStation Blog.<p>First, he talked about some of the menacing enemies you'll face, which include an ancient hunter …

Best PS4 Black Friday 2015 Game and Bundle Deals

This year's biggest Black Friday PS4 gaming deals are finally in. To save you the trouble of having to find them out yourself, we've compiled them all for you. As of writing, these are the lowest prices we've found so far. If you find a better deal, let us know in the comments below!<p>PS4 …

Check Out These Stunning, Ultra-HD Fan-Made Star Wars Battlefront Screenshots

The screenshot artist who goes by the name Berdu has created some stunning Star Wars Battlefront images that look so good it's difficult to believe they're real. The screenshots you see in the gallery below (via Kotaku) were all taken in-game on PC, but Berdu did much more than simply press the …

First to-scale Solar System model built in seven miles of desert

The universe, as Douglas Adams so memorably explained, is big. <i>Really</i> big.<p>But so are the things inside it -- even objects like the Solar System, which …

Space

Darth Vader-Themed Star Wars Battlefront PS4 Bundle Costs $450

The Star Wars Battlefront PlayStation 4 bundles announced last month are now available for preorder at retailers across the country. Pricing was not disclosed when these were originally announced, but now we know the Limited Edition version will go for $450 while the Standard model sells for …

Star Wars lightsaber colors, explained

Today is Star Wars Day, according to some marketers who work at Disney. You can celebrate by choosing your own lightsaber color.<p>This chart shows all of the known colors in the <i>Star Wars</i> universe,along with what we know about the characters who typically use them.<p>Research for this chart comes from …

Star Wars

Get your Sagan on with 60 awe-inspiring photos of the final frontier

1 of 61<p>Once Sputnik 1 was successfully hurled into orbit in 1957, spaceflight was no longer a mere pipe dream reserved for the pages of fiction. …

The previously lost film that played before Empire Strikes Back has been found

Back in 1980, George Lucas wanted a film to play with <i>Empire Strikes Back</i> in the UK and ended up commissioning then art director Roger Christian to …

Hubble Telescope Celebrates 25 Years of Space Photography

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Hubble Space Telescope

Bloodborne beaten without leveling up or using guns

YouTuber BoyvsVideogame has a thing about beating games on their hardest difficulty setting with "insane restrictions." His latest bit of insanity? Proving that the Waste of Skin class in <i>Bloodborne</i> isn't what it says it is.<p>The class starts you out at level four, but with no stat tweaks. …

Games Publishers Need To Change Their Big Budget Focus This Console Generation

One of the many things the gaming public doesn’t get to really see is how much games cost to develop and bring to market. Much of this is to do with people in publishing trying to avoid responsibility over questionable decisions they make. As when big bets on games don’t pay off, they don’t want …

Hubble captures triple solar eclipse on Jupiter

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Hubble space telescope peers hundreds, thousands, millions of light-years into the universe to study novas, quasars and nebulas.<p>But weeks ago, it pulled its focus way in close -- to just light-minutes away -- to view a rare and beautiful spectacle at the planet Jupiter.<p>Three big moons …

'Star Wars' Awakens Fans - Trailer Details And Predictions

We are more than a year away from the December 18, 2015 release of <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> and its reunion of the original cast in the first non-prequel in 32 years. A lot of images and information has leaked out in the last several months during production, unfortunately, but that didn’t …

Watch the Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer

"The force is strong with this one."<p>The teaser trailer for Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens is now available to watch online.<p>Last week we …