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Adult Root Beer Floats Are an Epic Summer Treat

<i>Vanilla bean ice cream and root beer ale combine with a dollop of whipped cream and a drizzle of chocolate syrup to create the ultimate adult summer adult beverage.</i><p>If you're a fan of social media, odds are you've stumbled across a photo of one of your friends gleefully sipping on a bottle of Not …

Watch the Game of Thrones opening re-imagined for The Legend of Zelda

Have we hit peak <i>Game of Thrones</i> yet?<p>There was a great Seth Meyers sketch with Jon Snow, Sesame Street had its own take, and now we have the show's iconic opening reworked to include imagery from The Legend of Zelda series. This would make a great beginning for a certain show that has been discussed …

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Anime-inspired TIE Fighter short film is eight minutes of Star Wars space-battle porn

What Paul "OtaKing77077" Johnson's <i>TIE Fighter</i> lacks in plot, it makes up for in explosions, as brave Imperial soldiers absolutely pulverize a convoy of dastardly rebel troops. The short was inspired by <i>Star Wars</i> (naturally), and "the crazy detail and shading of classic 80s anime." While it may be a …

Elite: Dangerous is Coming to PS4, Braben Clarifies

Elite: Dangerous will eventually ship on a number of platforms, including PlayStation 4, its creator has said.<p>David Braben, the founder of Frontier Developments, wrote on Twitter that the Xbox One edition is actually a timed console exclusive. This clarification comes just a day after Braben …

The new King’s Quest is a beautiful love letter to the original series

The new <i>King's Quest</i> isn't a sequel, but instead a reimagining that takes many familiar faces and locations from past games and uses them to tell a new story. "It's like when somebody comes and re-imagines <i>Wizard of Oz</i> or <i>Peter Pan</i>," he explains. "I view it as the same as those classic fairy tales …

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Watch the surprisingly human vessels of Homeworld Remastered, launching this week

<i>Homeworld Remastered,</i> the reboot of the beloved strategy title, coming from Gearbox Software, will launch on Wednesday and, to herald its arrival, the studio published this trailer featuring a couple spacecraft with surprisingly anthropomorphic actions and reactions. Really, it's not pareidolia, …

'No Man's Sky' Packed With Activities -- Space Combat, Trading, Mining, Even Terraforming

As a recent Elite: Dangerous fan and general space game enthusiast, I’ve been cautiously optimistic about No Man’s Sky since its admittedly stunning debut. No, it wasn’t the breathtaking procedurally generated planets that left me leery, and it certainly wasn’t the hypnotic soundtrack from …

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Homeworld Remastered Collection launching Feb. 25 with original games, multiplayer beta

The <i>Homeworld Remastered Collection</i>, a renovated version of the first two core entries in the spacefaring strategy series, will launch on Steam Feb. 25 with a price tag of $34.99, Gearbox Software announced today.<p>The collection is a beefy one — it includes the renovated versions of <i>Homeworld</i> and</i> …

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Sign me up for 3DS RPG The Legend of Legacy

<i>The Legend of Legacy</i> sounded pretty good on paper. Honestly, I'm easy ; they had me at '3DS RPG' already. But look at it! Look at that pop-up …

'Bloodborne' Gamescom Trailer Brings Back A Familiar Character

<i>Bloodborne</i> looks more amazing with every trailer.<p>The Gothic action-RPG from the creator of <i>Dark Souls</i> has a brand new gameplay trailer showing off the fast-paced combat and creepy art-style of the upcoming PS4 exclusive. Frankly, it’s the best-looking upcoming video game I’ve seen.<p>My hype level is …

5 Ways to Make Iced Coffee Better

<i>It is officially iced coffee season. So today, Stumptown Coffee's Katie Bernstein is showing us how to make our cold brew better -- from gear to add-ins, like ice cream and booze.</i><p>Good iced coffee is much more than just the sum of its parts. The right method and the right coffee to use also depend …

How To Make Pão de Queijo (Brazilian Cheese Bread)

<b>Heat the oven:</b> Arrange 2 racks to divide the oven into thirds and heat to 450°F. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper or silicone baking</b> …

Improbable Thruster Seems to Work by Violating Known Laws of Physics — NOVA Next | PBS

Every action creates an equal and opposite reaction. It’s perhaps the best known law of physics, and Guido Fetta thinks he’s found a way around …

Pier Solar HD delayed again due to certification hiccups

The release date for <i>Pier Solar HD</i>, the Kickstarted remake of homebrew 2010 role-playing game <i>Pier Solar and the Great Architects</i>, has been pushed back again due to the certification process on its planned various platforms, developer WaterMelon announced.<p>"Microsoft already evaluated <i>Pier Solar</i> as …

5 Links to Read Before Grilling Steak

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: Show dad how much you care -- with grilled steak.</i><p>Raise your hand if you made reservations at a fancy steakhouse for Father's Day. You know what sounds …

ICYMI this week's recipes include Chorizo Nachos with White Queso sauce and French Onion Dip with Greek Yogurt: http://thekitc.hn/1gxD6v3

Lemon Buttermilk Pie with Saffron

8 Servings<p>Blind-baking the crust in this lemon buttermilk pie recipe is essential: It keeps it from getting soggy when the custardy filling is added.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>buttermilk pie dough<p>1¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ cup (1 stick) chilled unsalted …

Blizzard offers '90s platformer The Lost Vikings for free

Back in the early 1990s, when Blizzard was known as Silicon & Synapse, the company worked on a sideways scrolling platformer called <i>The Lost Vikings</i>.<p>Now Blizzard is offering up its old game for free download. <i>The Lost Vikings</i>, originally published by Interplay, is available on Battle.net along with …

Leo's Fortune is a console-sized game in a mobile-sized package

Leo's Fortune is 1337 and Senri's bid to create a console-worthy game for the mobile space.<p>In <i>Leo's Fortune</i>, players control Leopold, a dark-teal ball of fluff gliding across the world in search of his missing gold. Leo believes it has all been stolen by someone close to him — one of his eccentric, …

Bizarrely, the next Borderlands game is for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3

The hugely popular first-person shooter series <i>Borderlands</i> is getting a new entry in <i>Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel</i>, a game set between the story of previous two games. Not exactly shocking, but neat nonetheless. What's shocking is where we'll play <i>Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel</i> when it arrives this fall: …

GDC: Most Players Don’t Finish Games

I bet you didn't see these numbers coming.<p>At an enlightening 25 minute-long speech today at GDC – one jointly given by Riot Games’ Narrative Lead Tom …

Max: The Curse of Brotherhood Xbox 360 Release Date Announced

Look for Max on the Xbox 360 in April.<p>Update: Developer Press Play has announced that Max: The Curse of Brotherhoos will come to PC on April …

Procedurally generated sci-fi game Proven Lands hits Kickstarter, Steam Greenlight

<i>Proven Lands</i>, thesetales' procedurally generated, sci-fi sandbox survival game, is currently collecting votes via Steam Greenlight and funds through Kickstarter.<p><i>Proven Lands</i> draws inspiration from games and franchises such as Star Trek, <i>Don't Starve,</i> The Sims and <i>Starbound</i>. The five-episode game …

Learn how to make the most perfect grilled cheese ever: http://thekitc.hn/1oF9Kcl

10 Japanese Nintendo Games We Want - IGN Video

If we had our way, we'd make sure these games were coming to the West.

Pillars of Eternity scheduled to be released by winter 2014

<i>Pillars of Eternity</i>, Obsidian Entertainment's role-playing game crowdfunded as <i>Project Eternity</i>, is on track to be released by winter 2014, producer Rose Gomez Jr. announced this week on the game's Kickstarter blog.<p>In a post filled with information about characters, locations and more, Gomez …