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Warhammer 40K's Upcoming Action RPG Is Two Games in One

Neocore Games, the studio behind The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing, is moving away from the pulpy gothic-noir mythology of its previous games. Rather, it's setting its sights on the grim sci-fi universe of Warhammer 40K, developing the first action-RPG based on the tabletop gaming property. …

SmartBoy Turns Your iPhone 6 Into a Real Game Boy

We have seen several iPhone cases that make your smartphone look like a Game Boy, but today we come across for the first time a device that actually …

7 facts that prove alcohol is way more dangerous than marijuana

Marijuana is statistically less harmful than alcohol, and it’s time to treat it that way<p>No substantial evidence links marijuana to traffic accidents, domestic violence or cancer, yet pot is illegal and listed as a Schedule I controlled substance by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. …

Cannabis

When Fandom Goes Wrong: The Dark Tale of the 'Final Fantasy VII' House

The bizarre story of how a young woman turned a group of video-game-loving misfits she met online into an abusive mini-cult.<p>It wasn't the hunger that finally drove Syd to leave the <i>Final Fantasy VII</i> house. It wasn't the way the others took advantage of him, a 19-year-old trans kid with a love of art …

Urban Legends

DC Gives a History of LGBT Heroes and Villains

From Catwoman to Midnighter and beyond.<p>With June being LGBT Pride Month, this week's episode of DC All Access featured guest-host Jase Peeples …

Comic Books

15 Things Only Incredibly Observant People Would Understand

Take a look inside the observant person's brain with this article and learn why being observant pays off.

Why Is Nightwing Hot? A Comics Alliance Investigation

<b>Nightwing</b> is comics' hottest male superhero. His superior hotness is a fact so indisputable that, when we compiled our list of the 50 Sexiest Guys In …

Comic Books

Harley Quinn cracks skulls in this new Batman: Arkham Knight video

Yesterday, we caught a glimpse of the Red Hood in action in the upcoming <i>Batman: Arkham Knight</i>. Today, we get to watch Harley Quinn dish out the pain with a striped bat and exploding jack-in-the-box.<p>A playable Quinn comes as part of a pre-order bonus, along with an exclusive story mission.<p><i>Batman:</i> …

Comic Books

Stephen Byrne Gives DC Heroes a Modern Twist in 'Trinity' Tale

Superman would have entered the public domain last year if Congress hadn't extended copyright protection more than fifteen years ago. For now, and …

50 Delightful DC Comic Facts You May Not Know

Did you know that Batman is a city in Turkey? Or that the Penguin is based on a cigarette mascot? Or that The Flash once ran all the way to the …

Comic Books

What Does Today Mean For Superman And Wonder Woman? Or Lois Lane?

I first mentioned that Superman and Wonder Woman would become a couple in the DC Universe for real, back in May 2011. A year and a bit later, it came …

Comic Books

Ten Things that only Gay Geeks can relate With

<b>Being a geek usually means that we’re going to be made fun of at some point in our lives.</b><p>All of us have accepted the double standards that are …

Star Trek

Arkham Knight's new trailer shows there's a bit of Batman in all of us

<i>Batman: Arkham Knight</i> has seen its fair share of trailers and promotional videos, but this live-action look at the game is a bit different.<p>The idea focuses on the bravery and competence that Batman can, hopefully, inspire in the people around him. If you're doing something great, if you're helping …

Meet Light Phone, the phone that can save you from your smartphone

The Light Phone pictured above is a phone I’d like to use on a daily basis. It’s got no touchscreen display, no texting apps, no games and no …

NASA worker claims to have seen humans walking on Mars in 1979

For those of you tired of looking at pictures from Mars that appear to be skulls, levitating rocks or animals, here’s a story with a new twist. An …

17 Amazing Facts About He-Man (Powered by Grayskull)

In 1982, toy stores began to receive stock for a peculiar new line of action figures. With a hyper-muscular frame nearly as wide as he was tall and …

COMICS: See How SUPERMAN Loses His Classic Costume In ACTION COMICS #41 Preview

This July, DC are once again doing a relaunch sorts by giving their characters a major status quo shift. In Superman's case, his secret identity has …

​Breathtaking timelapse video shows nightlight Earth from space

The European Space Agency released a timelapse video composed of images taken by its astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti from the International Space …

What It's Like to Have a Suicidal Best Friend

The frustration that accompanies being friends with someone with mental illness has nothing to do with the friend herself. I am frustrated that her medications don't work, the doctors can't seem to help her, and neither can I.<p>I don't remember many details about the first time my best friend told me …

Mental Health

How To Create And Set Any Song As Custom iPhone Ringtone

Here’s how to create and set any song file as custom iPhone ringtone using iTunes in a few simple steps. More details on how to do so can be found …

Buddha Belly: Meditation May Ease Gut Ailments

If you thought meditation was only good for your emotional well-being, think again. A new study shows that meditation may actually alleviate the …

Harvard Medical School

Universe A Matrix Computer Game Designed By Aliens, Say NASA

Batman: Arkham Knight's Dual Play And Azrael's Role Explained

Rocksteady Studios has released the first episode of their new “Arkham Insider” video series, going behind-the-scenes of <i>Batman: Arkham Knight</i> ahead …

Comic Books

Electronic mini-city comments on the dangers of surveillance

Nervous about the rise of a surveillance culture, where both companies and governments seem hell-bent on knowing everything they possibly can about you? So is British artist Stanza, who found a clever way of expressing that anxiety about always-watching electronics. His Nemesis Machine project …

Arkham Knight: Batgirl's Identity Officially Revealed

Who's behind the mask?<p>Batman: Arkham Knight developer Rocksteady Games has revealed who's behind Batgirl's mask in the upcoming conclusion to its …

Comic Books

This Just Happened: Is Batman's Fate Tied to The Joker's Defeat?

Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo’s legendary ENDGAME story arc comes to a heart-stopping conclusion in BATMAN #40.<p>In this action-packed issue, Batman …

Comic Books

Bullying May Leave Worse Mental Scars Than Child Abuse

Being bullied during childhood may have even graver consequences for mental health in adulthood than being neglected or sexually abused, according to …

Mental Health

New Batman Arkham Knight Trailer Released (video)

Batman Arkham Knight the epic conclusion to the Rocksteady Batman: Arkham Trilogy, will be launching next month on June 23, 2015 and to whet your …

Comic Books

Meet Nightwing, Robin and Catwoman in Batman: Arkham Knight trailer (pictures)

Comic Books