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14 Of The Coolest Video Game Easter Eggs In The World

Sometimes it's a secret room. Sometimes it's a whole playable level. Sometimes it's a secret message.<p>The first well-known Easter egg appeared in a video game called "Adventure," which was released in 1979 for the Atari 2600 console. The game's author was annoyed he didn't get credit for his work, …

Retrogaming

Britain and America implicate Russia in Flight MH17 missile attack

Both David Cameron and Barack Obama call for Mr Putin to allow the crash site to be 'properly investigated' amid reports separatists were denying investigators access<p>Britain and America have implicated Russia in the “unspeakable” missile attack on Flight MH17 as diplomatic relations reached their …

Russia

Why some Magic: The Gathering fans are upset with Magic 2015

<i>Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers 2015</i> released on PC, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Android devices this week after a week of iOS exclusivity. It's the fifth Magic game from developer Stainless Games and, in a year where <i>Hearthstone</i> has blown up, arguably the one Duels of the …

The best games of E3 had no guns

Despite E3’s reputation as the biggest, loudest, guns-blazingest show around, the games I spent the most time with — and didn’t stop hearing about — were the ones with hardly a gun in sight. I started counting them off: <i>Alien: Isolation</i>, <i>Mario Maker</i>, <i>Never Alone</i>, <i>No Man’s Sky</i>, <i>Costume Quest 2</i> and …

Silicon Valley

For European Gangs, A Gem Of A Growth Industry: Jewel Heists

Thieves, using axes and smoke grenades, break into a Swiss luxury watch store and make off with more than $2 million in loot.<p>What sounds like a scene from the latest Hollywood crime caper actually took place earlier this month in central Paris, in the latest in a wave of high-profile European …

Where The Walls Still Talk

Tales from the legendary hotel-slash-commune that housed Jackson Pollock, Dylan Thomas, Arthur Miller, Bob Dylan, Robert Mapplethorpe, Patti Smith, and Sid Vicious—told by residents like Rufus Wainwright, Betsey Johnson, R. Crumb, and Andy Warhol.<p>Anita! Soon this Chelsea Hotel<br>Will vanish before the …

Science Fiction

Friends List: What's the matter with Sonic?

I was a Genesis kid. My parents made the choice for me, or at least I think they did. Maybe I mentioned liking Sonic the Hedgehog, whose cool print ads reminded me of <i>Saved by the Bell</i>.<p>A lot's changed in the past twenty years, and now I wonder if I ever really liked Sonic or if my fandom was a …

The Order: 1886 cowritten by Emmy winner

2014 PlayStation 4-exclusive The Order: 1886 is being co-written by Kirk Ellis, who won an Emmy Award for his work on HBO's miniseries <i>John Adams</i>, which starred Paul Giamatti as the second president of the United States.<p>"The funny thing about it is he's not a game guy," Ready at Dawn cofounder Ru …

E3

APB Reloaded receiving 'massive' engine upgrade in 2014

<i>All Points Bulletin Reloaded</i>, Reloaded Productions' massively multiplayer free-to-play action title, will receive a "massive" engine upgrade "sometime at the end of Q1, 2014," CEO Bjorn Book-Larsson recently announced.<p>In <i>APB Reloaded</i>, a game that's "similarly themed" to <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i>, players …

New Yorkers Are Calling Out Banksy

From the mayor to other anonymous maestros, the street artist is getting heat for his 30-day tagging quest in New York City. Nina Strochlic …

Colorful Hexagonal Wall Tiles Made From Sound-Absorbing "Wood Wool"

These colorful hexagonal wall tiles by Form Us With Love strike a brilliant balance between sustainable materials, economy and functionality. The …

Furniture