Julius Mason Bonner

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Defiance TV Show Canceled, But Game Will Live on "Exactly as Before"

After three seasons and millions of viewers, Syfy's transmedia <i>Defiance</i> TV show has been canceled. However, the accompanying game will live on, developer Trion Worlds has confirmed. <i>Defiance</i> the TV show premiered in April 2013 alongside the tie-in game for PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360.<p>"We've had a …

Transmedia

Make your first game right now, with no experience (really)

Tom Francis used to write for PC Gamer, and then he decided to make his own game. The problem was that he had very little idea of how to actually do that.<p>He started from scratch, and the result was <i>Gunpoint</i>, a successful title "about rewiring things and punching people." He's now working on a game …

How Lizard Squad brought down both Sony and Microsoft, and how to help stop them

The secret sauce in Lizard Squad's malicious attack on Xbox Live and PlayStation Network over the Christmas holiday was accomplished using a network of hacked consumer-grade routers, reports Krebsonsecurity.com.<p>Calling the anonymous members of Lizard Squad a "group of young hoodlums," Krebs reports …

Second US College Now Offering 'League of Legends' Scholarship

Robert Morris University made headlines around the world when it became the first university to consider video game League of Legends a varsity sport, and in turn offer scholarships to pro players. Now, a second college has followed suit, the University of Pikeville in Kentucky, a small liberal …

College & University

Gaming cartography: 24 beautiful gaming maps

When you think of design in gaming, you might think of the look of characters or the overall style of a world. But developers often put more thought into designing levels than just about anything else. And it’s something that is hard to appreciate when those stages are surrounding you in 3D.<p>To help …

Beating Destiny's New Raid in 30 Minutes - IGN Video

Watch as Alfredo and his fireteam speed run Destiny's Crota Raid in 30 minutes flat.

Grand Theft Auto V - GTA 5 - Cell Phone Cheats Confirmed - IGN Video

Cell phone cheats in GTA are back! We demonstrate cheat phone numbers in Grand Theft Auto 5 with the Skyfall cheat. For more GTA 5 cheats and …

Watch this parkour team go Assassin's Creed over Paris rooftops

Assassin's Creed fans have been filming themselves leaping over railings and vaulting walls since Ubisoft's series first began, but this new video …

Listen to the Super Mario Bros. theme played on an ancient instrument

A video from YouTube user nsofilm features a musical tribute to <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> played on an ancient Chinese instrument known as the sheng.<p>The sheng is a reed instrument dating back as far as 1100 BC. By blowing air into the sheng, musicians can manipulate the sound by moving their fingers across …

An Eagle Steals a Camera, Flies Around 70 Miles of Australia with It

"Does this selfie make my talons look big?"<p><b>Perhaps taking a page from our own</b> human culture's desire -- and ability -- to document our every move, a photographically inclined sea eagle with kleptomaniacal tendencies helped itself to a ranger's video camera and documented a 70-mile journey, even …

Western Australia

Watch the Real-Life Anchorman Who Inspired Will Ferrell to Create Ron Burgundy

In a new* *<i>Rolling Stone</i> interview, Will Ferrell reveals the origin story of Ron Burgundy, the satirical 70s anchorman who is currently terrorizing our great nation —its college campuses, grocery aisles, and museums—to promote <i>Anchorman</i>’s upcoming sequel,<i>Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues</i>.<p>The actor …

LG Chem has curved batteries in production, ready for 'phones, watches and glasses'

Similar to LG's run up to the Optimus G last year, it's again demonstrating how each of its various units participate in building the next LG smartphone. Now that LG Display has confirmed production of "bendable and unbreakable" smartphone displays, it's LG Chem's turn to show off what it's doing. …

The Xbox One hits the road on an international magical mystery tour

If you're still on the fence about choosing between a PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, Microsoft wants to help you make your decision. Redmond is taking its next-gen console on a multi-city international tour starting October 1st, putting the system's launch titles in your hands and throwing parties …

The World's Most Dramatic Coastlines

Summer has officially drawn to a close, and the sunny days of sprawling on the sand are numbered. For fans of the coast, though, the end of summer doesn't necessarily mean the end of beach trips. The world is still full of spectacular coastlines to explore, many of which are more famous for their …

Cape Town

32 Things Every New Yorker Should Do This Fall

There are crisp days perfect for walks in the park, hot apple cider from local farmer's markets, and football.<p>There are also tons of events and festivals, from the New York City Marathon to the Wine & Food Festival.<p>Autumn officially starts this Sunday on the 22nd, so get ready for the new season …