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'Malicious Fallen' Review: A Refreshingly Involved And Tough Little Game

You have probably never heard of the Japanese developer Alvion but you have likely played many of the games the studio has worked on. From <i>Bayonetta</i> to <i>MadWorld</i>, the studio has a knack for cogent action game mechanics. In many ways, the studio’s <i>Malicious</i> games are a love letter to that genre.<p>The</i> …

Kratos finds his humanity in the new 'God of War'

It was never in question whether <i>God of War</i> would return. The franchise is one of Sony's most successful exclusives of the past decade, and the main trilogy of games were both critically acclaimed and hugely popular. But the conclusion of <i>God of War III</i> seemed to put a pretty definitive end on the …

Carbs: A Love Story

Several new studies suggest starches are an essential human nutrient and can be part of an effective weight-loss plan.<p>People sometimes describe themselves as lusting passionately for baked goods. (I.e. “Omg I am <i>obsessed</i> with cake pops!”)<p>Well, recent nutrition news serves as somewhat of a Modern …

Mauritania upholds conviction of anti-slave activists

A Mauritanian court has upheld a two-year prison sentence against three anti-slavery activists who were arrested during a protest against bondage in the west African nation.<p>In an open letter from prison published on Wednesday, one of the accused, Biram Ould Dah Ould Abeid, vowed to continue his …

The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

Books

Superhero Movies: Contrarian Opinions and Partisan Fandoms

<i>Samuel Brace on contrarian opinions and parisan fandoms….</i><p>This is a great time to be a fan. A fan of superheroes and superhero movies, of a particular …

In defense of Warner Bros.' "filmmaker-driven" approach to the DC Cinematic Universe

<b>James Garcia on why Warner Bros.’ “filmmaker-driven” approach to the DC Cinematic Universe is the very best thing for the DC slate, and the superhero</b> …

Comics

Why Phase Three Of The MCU Is Going To Be Way Better Than Phase One and Phase Two

<i>Samuel Brace on why Phase Three of the MCU is going to be better than Phase One and Phase Two…</i><p>That Marvel will be raising their game for Phase Three …

Why does every superhero movie feature the Military-Industrial Complex?

<i>Anghus Houvouras on superhero movies and the military-industrial complex…</i><p>To say that comic book movies have become formulaic is like saying that …

Western Space Agencies Are Tracking What Could Be A Russian Satellite Killer

Governments keep tabs (and so can you) on what's floating in low orbit, which is why NORAD initially labeled the object as space debris.<p>But in May, Russia's government told the United Nations that a launch made last Christmas Day had sent four satellites into orbit, instead of the trio that is …