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Destiny 2 brings back fan-favorite Crucible map for Iron Banner

Iron Banner is bringing the Tower back to the PvP arena<p>May 22 marks the first Iron Banner event of season three in <i>Destiny 2: Warmind</i>. In anticipation of this weeklong PvP event, Bungie tweeted out a teaser of a beloved Crucible map from <i>Destiny</i>: Bannerfall.<p>Added in the <i>Taken King</i> expansion, …

Destiny 2

Here's What 24 Alt-Rock Stars Looked Like In 2008 Vs. Today

Spoiler-alert: They never seem to age.

Music

You Can Now Make Your Own 'Fortnite' Skins, But There's a Catch

Alas, it'll never be in-game, but it at least allows your dreams to be memes.<p>An enterprising Fortnite player made a site where you create your own …

Gaming Industry

2 Sample Menus for a 1,500 Calorie Diet

Cutting calories is one way to lose weight. Consuming 1,500 calories per day doesn't leave a lot of room for extras, but all in all, it's not that …

Nutrition

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

Yoga

'ThunderCats Roar' Looks Very Different To The Original Series And Fans Aren't Happy About That

The new <i>ThunderCats Roar</i> series for Cartoon Network was announced recently and its new direction and art style has been met with polarized reactions from fans.<p>For those that aren’t as old and crusty as I am, the original <i>ThunderCats</i> was an animated action series from the mid-80s. To say that I have …

Anime

How the ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ VFX team made Thanos a movie star

Already one of the biggest movies of all time, Marvel Studios’ massive team-up feature <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> surprised audiences by turning Thanos, …

Marvel Universe

What is Call of Duty in 2018?

When your franchise has to fight for its identity<p><i>Call of Duty: Black Ops 4</i> will not have a single-player campaign — but it <i>will</i> have a Battle Royale mode. This is an interesting turn of events for a few reasons, one being that it invites a simple question: What <i>is</i> Call of Duty in 2018?<p><b>What Call of</b> …

Gaming Industry

Destiny 2’s power ramp is getting updated in just two weeks

More changes to come in the next few months<p><i>Destiny 2: Warmind</i> has been out for just over a week, and players are getting close to hitting the max power level. But despite the quick ascension some players are able to achieve through multiple characters, <i>Destiny 2</i> still has a power problem. Destiny …

Destiny 2

The Legalization of Marijuana is Coming Thanks to the Supreme Court

I’m not going to lie...<p>It was a huge pain in the ass just to make a few bucks.<p>But it was the only way I could do it without taking part in a federal …

Profit

Battlefield V Officially Confirmed By EA

After much speculation, EA has finally announced Battlefield V. Little else is known as yet about the upcoming shooter, though this is the first time the company has confirmed the name of the next Battlefield title.<p>"The next chapter of EA DICE’s groundbreaking all-out war saga is Battlefield V," …

Technology

The Ohnut Is an "Intimate Wearable" Invented to Ease Painful Sex, and It's Raising Funds on Kickstarter

Some crowdfunded products are self-explanatory: It's pretty obvious what they are when you look at them. Ohnut is not one of those products. Hollow, with tiered curves and pastel in color, it almost looks like an avant-garde vase that might be sold at West Elm. But it's actually a stretchy, 2.25- …

Wearable Tech

Xbox Adaptive Controller blasts accessibility barriers for disabled gamers

Microsoft is making gaming more accessible with the Xbox Adaptive Controller. Available later this year, the new controller is nearly endlessly …

Xbox

Why You Should Stop Smoking Weed Right Now, According to Vapers

We found out why some career cannabis smokers are making the switch to vaping.<p>In a few months time, Parliament is expected to approve C-45, also known as the Cannabis Act. True, Health Canada’s proposed packaging looks like an ambitious crossover between David’s Tea and your local hospital’s …

Cannabis

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

Guitar

Bungie details the summer of Destiny 2 in new roadmap

Exotic armor upgrades, prestige raid lairs, ‘crucible lab’ coming this summer<p>With <i>Destiny 2: Warmind</i> having launched last week and the game’s fall expansion on the horizon, it’s easy to feel like <i>Warmind</i>’s chapter is already coming to a close. But today Bungie dropped a new, detailed development …

Destiny 2

Doctor reveals the one vegetable you need to eat

If you fail to eat enough vegetables, this may be welcome news.<p>According to a doctor in the UK, you only need to be eating one type of veggie to …

Nutrition

Brydge 12.9 iPad Pro keyboard redesigned to be lighter, faster, and brighter

A second version of the Brydge 12.9 add-on keyboard for the largest iPad Pro will debut in July. Its all-aluminium casing will weigh less than its predecessor’s, it will use a newer version of Bluetooth, and the backlight will be brighter.<p>The Brydge line uses hinges that are also clamps to convert …

IPad Pro

Daily Deals: 20% off State of Decay 2 Ultimate, Black Panther 4K, and Switch Cards

<i>Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may</i> …

Televisions

The rise of Donald Glover: how he captured America

The award-winning writer, actor, singer and rapper has dominated the internet with his provocative, politically charged hit This is America, the latest step in an illustrious, unconventional career<p>Try, if you can, to watch This Is America, the new music video from Childish Gambino, while keeping …

Donald Glover

Ralph Nader pens open letter to Tim Cook criticizing $100B buyback, suggests lowering prices & more instead

During its earnings release over a week ago, Apple announced a new $100 billion share buyback program. The move, while praised by some investors, has been controversial among some who say Apple should put its profits to use in another manner. Now, American politician Ralph Nader is joining those …

Profit

7 ways to eat bigger portions while keeping calories low

Choosing foods that have a lot of volume, but are low in calories, will leave you more satisfied.<p>Feeling full after you eat a meal is key to successfully losing weight. But that is easier said than done. We’ve all measured out one serving size of cereal or pasta and looked down at a seemingly empty …

Nutrition

How to bring 9 players into Destiny 2: Warmind’s Escalation Protocol

Players have found a workaround to Bungie’s most frustrating patrol problem<p>Escalation Protocol is one of the more exciting additions in <i>Destiny</i> <i>2: Warmind</i>. It asks players to jump into a social space and take on an extremely difficult, wave-based challenge. That would normally be great, but players …

Destiny 2

How does Avengers: Infinity War end in the comics?

We don’t know about the movies, but let’s crack open a book<p><i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> is big. Really big. And it’s leaving audiences with one burning question: What happens next?<p>We can’t say what’ll happen in the yet-to-be-titled <i>Avengers 4</i>, which is now a year away. But we do know how Marvel handled …

Marvel Universe

The Predator: Check Out The Kick-Ass First Trailer

The first trailer for the much-anticipated <i>The Predator</i> is here. The movie is the latest entry in the long-running sci-fi action franchise that started with the Arnold Schwarzenegger classic <i>Predator</i> in 1987, and it hits theaters in September.<p>The trailer opens with a kid playing with some alien tech …

Movies

Are Air Fryers Worth It?

A few months back, I went to a kitchen appliance trade show and was surprised by the large number of manufacturers coming out with air fryers. "Enjoy …

Cooking

Nintendo is releasing a $20 add-on for the Switch that addresses a major frustration with the console

Nintendo's making a new accessory for its wildly popular Switch console that looks tremendously useful — and it's just $20.<p>As you can see above, the adjustable charging stand adds the ability to play games while the Switch itself is charging.<p>Here's a look at the standard dock for comparison:<p>The …

Retrogaming

It Took Battlefield 1 Players A Year To Open This Door

Over a year after its discovery, a long-locked puzzle door in <i>Battlefield 1</i> is finally open. Inside? Why, more puzzles, of course.<p>The so-called …

Battlefield 1

Young Thug Is 'Frustrated' With Childish Gambino For A Relatable Reason

Listen closely to Childish Gambino's new song "This Is America," and you can hear faint adlibs from a host of rappers like, Young Thug, BlocBoy JB, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Soon, You'll Be Able To Play Steam Games On Your Phone

Ever wanted to play a game from your Steam library, but also felt like, if you got out of bed, you’d have to face a spiteful, uncaring world? Soon, …

Handy