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Shame: a Scandi TV sensation for the social media generation

The Norwegian teen drama is updated in real time on Instagram and has already gained a cult UK following<p>They sent chills down our spines with Nordic noir and sold us the ultimate comfort blanket in <i>hygge</i> – now Scandinavia is reinventing the teen drama thanks to Norway’s cult hit <i>Skam</i> (it’s Norwegian …

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Elegy for a Dead World offers inspiration for writing but isn’t much of a game (review)

I have no doubt that Elegy for a Dead World (available Dec. 10 on Steam for Windows PCs) will spark further debate over what constitutes a video game. This release from Dejobann Games (previously known for the obnoxiously titled AaaaaAAaaaAAAaaAAAAaAAAAA!!! — A Reckless Disregard for Gravity), …

New Legend of Zelda Wii U footage analyzed, secrets revealed in this 23 minute deep dive

Nintendo shared an extended look at the upcoming Zelda title coming to the Wii U during the recent Game Awards ceremony, but actual details about the game are still scarce. This 23-minute video from GameXplain enhances the footage and wrings just about every possible detail possible out of what was …

The Order: 1886 has a deep, weighty score

Bass bassoons and a 24-strong male choir sit at the center of <i>The Order: 1886</i>'s ominous soundtrack, which seeks to capture the grim atmosphere of the game's pseudo-Victorian setting.<p>This promo-documentary from Sony take a look at how the score is being made, from instrument choice to recording …

What Teens On TV Look Like Compared To Teens In Real Life

Dear television producers: If an actor is 30 years old, they probably shouldn't be playing a teenager.<p>Note: The comparison photos are stock images of teenagers, to show how different actual teenagers look from their TV counterparts.

College Basketball

Dreamfall Chapters - Book 1: Reborn review: Dreams to come

<i>Dreamfall Chapters - Book 1: Reborn</i> is the most interesting table-setter I've ever played.<p>To say that <i>Chapters</i> is long-awaited is something of an understatement. It’s been more than eight years since the release of its predecessor, <i>Dreamfall: The Longest Journey</i>, in which heroine Zoe Castillo’s story …

GTA 5, Last of Us PS4 bundle, $79 2DS, $99 iPhone 6: Here come the Black Friday deals

Black Friday may still be nearly a month away, but that hasn't stopped a lot of retailers from either announcing their deals early, or just dropping their prices right now.<p>It's only four days into November, and we've already spotted a deeply discounted Nintendo 2DS, a great <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> PS4 …

Dragon Age: Inquisition - The Inquisitor and Followers Video - IGN Video

BioWare goes into detail about three of the followers in the upcoming RPG: the iron bull, a chaotic elven archer, and a gifted mage.

How Fantasia: Music Evolved adds dubstep drops to classical music

<i>Fantasia: Music Evolved</i> takes the rhythm genre in a bizarre direction — one that's less concerned with high scores and skill, and more focused on creativity. It's a direction that works for the game, because putting together a classical version of "Superbass" is, and always will be, a pretty …

Six Typical Reactions To Losing An Online Match

The controller thrower guy above in Dorkly's recent comic is not even the most frustrated one. The silent types below look a lot scarier.<p>This is …

The New Pokémon Remake Demo, In 30 Minutes

For most of us, the <i>Omega Ruby</i> and A<i>lpha Sapphir</i>e demos don't drop until October 21st—and even then, it'll only be available to folks who are a part …

Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka Share Wedding Photo

As the sun set in Perugia, Italy, on Sept. 6, it cast a warm glow on the bucolic hilltop city.<p>Amid this tranquil setting – within the walls of a …

Weddings

Final Fantasy Type-0 HD: Fast, Violent, and Mature

Redefining what a Final Fantasy game can be.<p>From the 20-minutes of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD gameplay I saw at PAX Prime 2014, it seems like …

32 Things That Prove Colton Haynes Is The Most Beautiful Man Alive

Like, scientifically speaking, he is actually the most beautiful being on this planet. This is science.

Hair

Rosie O’Donnell Is Probably Returning To ‘The View’ And Elisabeth Hasselbeck Is F*cking Furious

So I’ve been covering the shakeup going down over at <i>The View</i> over the past week, and I know a lot of commenters have been giving me crap for it. Let me just make something clear: I don’t particularly care about <i>The View</i> or who hosts it. But when there’s drama and schadenfreude involved? Holy hell am …

Watch Anderson Cooper Giggle While Explaining That ‘Vaginas…Really Aren’t In My Wheelhouse’

As you may have heard, an American exchange student living in Germany recently got stuck inside a giant sculpture of a vagina, this further enhancing the reputation of Americans abroad. Last night on <i>AC 360</i>, Anderson Cooper just couldn’t help himself.<p>“Look, I am certainly no expert on the topic …

Keira Knightley Makes The Best Weird Sex Faces During Bad Sex Scenes

I have to echo the sentiments shared in the comments a few weeks back about The Graham Norton Show. He really does a good job at having guests melt away their worries and feel relaxed. This Keira Knightley/Sam Jackson interview is another fine example as both just seems to ease right into talking …

The Leg Workout That Will Turn Your Lower Body to Jelly—in 15 Minutes!

Hit your legs from all angles with this quick, grueling circuit<p>Working your lower body is tough. The movements that train your quads, glutes, and hamstrings—like squats and lunges—require a ton of effort and a lot of willpower. No wonder leg day gets a bum rap.<p>But you don't have to spend 45 minutes …

Grapefruit Ginger Refresher - A Golden Afternoon: Simplified Home Living

Bet you guys have never been to a virtual baby shower! Well, you’re at one today! I am so excited to join with some of my online pals, The Creative …

Dropping Your Phone Really Messes Things Up In Real Life Watch Dogs

The folks at Machinima, in their latest video, show us what <i>really</i> happens when your biggest in-game weapon is a mobile device.<p>Aiden would be in a lot …

3D Video Game Art That Looks Good Even Without Glasses

Look, we know you're looking at a screen without the benefit of red and blue lenses right now. But don't let that stop you from admiring that Chun Li …

Fallout live-action trailer teases a dark and desolate world

A teaser trailer for <i>Fallout_Lost/Found</i>, a fan-made, live-action movie based on the Fallout universe, offers a brief look at the film's lawless world.<p>Created by Blue Rock Media Corp. and Squadron, <i>Fallout_Lost/Found</i> follows Mika, a courier traveling a post-apocalyptic world filled with people …