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Six emerging African filmmakers you should know about

Since gaining independence from oppressive colonial rule, African nations have been producing diverse and pioneering independent films, best …

PS4's 'Detroit' doesn't take place in the Motor City I know

When Sony debuted <i>Detroit: Become Human</i> at E3 two years ago, writer-director David Cage said he and his team were taking great care to respect Motown's heritage, its people and what they've been through. "When you set your story in a specific city, it's a very sensitive thing to do," he told me. …

Star Wars awakens with The Last Jedi poster and trailer reveal

Star Wars is back courtesy of a new teaser trailer and poster for The Last Jedi, as Disney's annual money-maker rolls back into action.<p>The second …

Star Wars Rebels Debuts Emotional Season 4 Trailer

Hera’s voiceover in the new trailer for “Star Wars Rebels” takes on even more poignancy following the announcement that the upcoming fourth season …

Labyrinth sequel is on the way

New details have emerged about the forthcoming sequel to Labyrinth, the 1986 fantasy film which starred David Bowie as Jareth the Goblin King<p>Fede Alvarez, director of acclaimed 2016 horror <i>Don't Breathe</i>, is to helm the new film, with a script co-written Jay Basu. The fantasy sequel will be Alvarez …

Watch Mystery Science Theater 3000 take on Stranger Things in clip from new season

It’s just so typically ‘80s<p>The new season of <i>Mystery Science Theater 3000</i> is finally on Netflix, but if you’re wondering what the show will be like after being off the air for years, creator Joel Hodgson and his team have a special preview to tease what’s to come.<p>The video, seen above, focuses on</i> …

Entertainment

Bill Nye Is Back on TV and Waging War on Pseudoscience

His new Netflix show isn't called Bill Nye Saves the World for nothing.<p>Almost three months into the Trump presidency, this government's pathological resistance to facts, science, and the notion of trusted sources is so relentless that it's beginning to feel normal. The rising tide of anti-science …

'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Romance Options: Guide to flirting with Lexi the Asari doctor

<i>Mass Effect: Andromeda</i> <i></i>has a bunch of romance options for a variety of players — and even more on the way — making it easy to find a character to date.<p>…

Andromeda

TouchArcade Game of the Week: 'Planescape: Torment'

The idea behind the TouchArcade Game of the Week is that every Friday afternoon we post the <i>one</i> game that came out this week that we think is worth …

Cyberpunk Namer Seeks Word from CD Projekt RED over Trademark

Is it Okay for Artists to Create Projects with “Cyberpunk” in the Name?<p>When revered <i>Witcher 3</i> developer CD Projekt RED announced their plans to …

Gaming Industry

Overwatch's Skill Rating System Is Busted For Healers

In the world of video games, healing isn’t a glamorous gig. It’s hard enough to get people to do it when everybody’s on equal footing. And when …

Overwatch

Game Day: Mallow Drops

Any game with Dropbears <i>has</i> to be good, right? Maybe not <i>any</i> game, but it works for Mallow Drops, a title created by Gritfish Games and published by Green Stripe Snake. Mallow Drops debuted on Steam late last year and landed on the App Store earlier this week. Part platformer, part sliding tile …

App Store

'Star Trek Bridge Crew' Takes VR to New Dimensions

Hikaru Sulu, helmsman for four years of the USS Enterprise NCC-1701’s famous five-year mission, has a difficult job. Arrayed in front of him is a …

Prepare for a Grim Future; The Surge Has Gone Gold

Developer Deck13 Has Announced That the Surge Has Gone Gold<p>Great news, everyone – The Surge has gone gold.Action RPG fans will want to mark May 16th, …

Gaming Industry

Random Car Steals The Kill In Overwatch Tournament

Oasis’ active traffic, even in the face of an ongoing superhuman turf war, has led to some fantastic vehicular highlights. In a match between …

Hong Kong

Overwatch players have discovered a huge exploit in the new Uprising mode

This exploit can make Overwatch's new mode a walk down the street.<p><i>Overwatch</i> players have discovered a new and illegitimate way to topple the …

21 Tips Every Nintendo Switch Owner Should Know

Nintendo Switch

Star Citizen Alpha 3.0 Is The Most Ambitious Video Game Of All Time

Creator Chris Roberts has laid out a development roadmap for the PC space game, including the Alpha 3.0 release, which he says offers a “giant jump …

Worst Looking Video Game Consoles Of All Time

All video game consoles are unique and special, but that doesn’t mean they all look good. I love learning about how these consoles are designed and …

Wait, How Did 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' For Switch Outsell The Switch Itself?

Nintendo made headlines this week when NPD figures revealed that the Switch was both the fastest-selling piece of Nintendo hardware ever in the US, but also the fastest-selling console period, besides 2013’s PS4 debut during the holiday season.<p>It’s enough to put to bed the idea that “well, the Wii …

EA Officially Reveals Star Wars Battlefront II, Single-Player And All

<i>Star Wars: Battlefront II</i> is definitely happening and it will have a single-player story (if you still had any doubts). EA officially “announced” the …

Star Wars Battlefront