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9 Game Franchises that Returned from the Dead

Rise from your grave.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>A bad game can hurt a franchise. Several bad games can kill it. Once a series dies, it’s sadly almost always …

How To Turn Your Old Windows, Mac, Or Linux Laptop Into A PC Gaming Powerhouse

I’m willing to bet you have a dilapidated HP, Gateway, or Dell laptop gathering dust in a closet somewhere. Or perhaps like me you have a MacBook Air that you tote around to conventions or use at home for work, writing, and browsing the web. Maybe an Ubuntu or Linux Mint box is more your speed. …

1000-hp AMS Ronin Nissan GT-R

This is the quickest road car we've ever tested.<p>Meet the 1000-hp Nissan GT-R called the “Ronin.” The name, which translates roughly as “a warrior without a master,” would seem to overdo it on the samurai imagery, but this car, this barn-built Bugatti, is the quickest road car we’ve tested in our 59 …

5 Things You Should Know Before Seeing 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past'

The film includes a lot of little references to the previous five films. In no way is it necessary to watch a full-out "X-Men" marathon, but it is helpful, and for those who catch up you'll be rewarded little nods and one liners that make the film even more satisfying.<p>If you're going to watch any …

Why 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' Changed The Iconic Look Of The Mutant-Hunting Sentinels

For the film's production designer John Myhre it was important to bring the killer machines to life while also focusing on their look from the comics.<p>"The first thing I did was say, 'What do the Sentinels look like?' And it's amazing how often they've changed since the 60s and stayed quite often …

Worst 100 Video Games of All Time

Here are the worst 100 video games of all time, in human history. This list contains Games that do not exist, Blatant nonsense, and opinionated fact. …

Check Out the First 25 Minutes of the PS4 Version of Murdered: Soul Suspect

<i>Murdered: Soul Suspect</i> is still a few days from release, but a few gamers already got their hands on a copy of the game, and of course videos are …

Playing the sales game: Do game releases actually increase console sales? - ExtremeTech

By on May 26, 2014 at 10:00 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The constant refrain that we hear …

Wolfenstein: The New Order review – the Nazis eat lead again

To make a <i>Wolfenstein</i> game in today's landscape of varied first-person shooters is to embrace a pulp simplicity that the genre has by and large abandoned. It's also, to a lesser extent, an acknowledgement of brand awareness and the evergreen moral certainty that accompanies shooting Nazis, although …

Turn Your Smartphone Into A Mobile Gaming Console With PhoneJoy's Controller

With the gaming scene delivering ever more complex games to the smartphone, the limitations of having just a touchscreen for the user controls can hamper the efforts of the best developers, and lead to frustration for many players. That’s the problem that PhoneJoy how to address with their …

Explaining the end credits scene of X-Men: Days of Future Past -- and how it predicts the series' future. Comics History 101 time! http://go.ign.com/1nce6du

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3 1 hour ago TV News<p>Animator Samuel Deats created an animation test clip featuring Marvel's original five X-Men in action.<p>3 3 hours ago Movie News<p>A …

Final Fantasy X’s War on Organised Religion

Taking a look back at the symbolism and subtext of the 2001 classic.<p>Final Fantasy X has a real problem with organised religion.<p>Circa 2001 when it …

10 reasons why players do not spend money

<i>This sponsored post is produced by deltaDNA.</i><p>How can I change my game so that it makes more money?<p>That’s the million-dollar question in the free-to-play game industry, and one that I’ve been asked nearly as often. And while no single formula for success exists, games that monetize best are where the …

On Bungie's Pre-Order Only 'Destiny' Beta

Bungie revealed the other day that Destiny is now in closed employee alpha, with the “big, hands-on, pre-launch experience,” being the fan-filled beta event, open to those who have pre-ordered the game.<p>Many have protested Bungie’s decision to offer beta access as a pre-order bonus, myself included, …

Xbox One's External Storage Can Actually Improve Games' Loading Times Considerably

The newly implemented external storage feature on the Xbox One June software update beta preview brought up something rather interesting: many are a …

Perfect Stuffed Clams

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Stuffed clams are a classic, but they have to be done right to truly hit the spot. You need that combination of juicy brine from the clam, vegetable richness from the stuffing and crisp bread crumbs on top. It's an easy dish that home …

Conan Took ‘Clueless Gamer’ To AT&T Stadium To Play Video Games On Jerry Jones’ Gigantic Screen

<i>Conan</i> took <i>Clueless Gamer</i> on the road during his trip to Dallas and probably did the one thing everyone dreams of doing: play video games on the gigantic screen at Cowboy stadium. AT&T Stadium if we’re being picky.<p>Conan and Bley take a PS4 on a journey to a place where only a few have probably …

Why laughter makes no sense: The surprising science behind what tickles our funny bones

<b>Stephen Colbert, Jon Stewart (Reuters/Mike Blake/AP/Evan Agostini)</b><p>We laugh at Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert — along with a million other things that aren’t even jokes. Here’s why<p>Peter McGraw • Joel Warner<p>April 9, 2014 10:59pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Humor Code: A Global Search for What Makes …

Original Captain America bike found in private collection

Decades before Chris Evans took on the role of Captain America and brought the comic book character a new round of popularity, Cap starred in two TV movies in the late 1970s – <i>Captain America</i> and <i>Captain America II: Death Too Soon</i>. They are both incredibly cheesy movies with the hero busting a red, …

Facebook Is Killing Your iPhone Battery. These Are The Easy Steps To Fix It

Paranoia strikes most smartphone owners when their battery runs low. What caused that? Of course it can be a myriad of factors, but for iPhone owners a major culprit has emerged which will affect almost everyone: Facebook. That’s the bad news. The good news is it can be easily fixed.<p>For Facebook, a …

Superhero Bits: Agents of SHIELD, Avengers: Age of Ultron, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Hawkeye, Fantastic Four – /Film

Where is the crew of <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i> working right now? Want to see a new featurette about <i>X-Men: Days of Future Past</i>? Is <b>Black Widow</b>‘s necklace …

Fable Creator: Xbox One Kinect 'a Joke' - IGN Video

22cans founder and Fable creator Peter Molyneux expects Microsoft will release Xbox One without Kinect eventually, because, as he puts it, the device …

Like free DLC? Xbox One's Forza 5 adding Long Beach circuit this week

Microsoft announced today that it will release the famed Long Beach circuit for Xbox One racing game Forza Motorsport 5 as free DLC on April 10. The new track will be added to the game via the latest Forza Motorsport 5 content update.<p>The Long Beach circuit, set in southern California, features …

The 25 Greatest Batman Graphic Novels

The Dark Knight returns to stock your bookshelf with good reads.<p>It's Batman's 75th anniversary! To celebrate, we are updating our list of the 25 …