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Russia is releasing a Pokémon Go clone without Pokémon (or fun)

Pokémon Go is currently taking the world by storm, but not in an official capacity in all regions. Niantic has slowed its global rollout in light of its server issues, but the company […]

The origin of instant noodles as told by a gorgeous rap video

Instant noodles (most often ramen) are the pick-me-up of choice for college students and budget-conscious geeks the world over, but they weren’t always so ubiquitous. Nissin, one of the major brands for instant […]

Nintendo shares drop after investors learn it doesn’t make Pokémon Go

Ever since the release of Pokémon Go, Nintendo’s shares have soared, so much so that at one point, the company was more valuable than Sony. Pokémon Go has become a worldwide phenomenon and investors, […]

All the 80s references in “Stranger Things: The Vanishing of Will Byers”

Stranger Things, your new Netflix obsession, is exploding with references to the most radical decade. Here are all of the eighties shout-outs we found in just the first episode.

Xbox Live updated terms mean you could lose your Gamertag

Microsoft has just updated its terms of service. For the most part, there isn’t much that users need to concern themselves with. However, as you can see from the headline above, one new […]

7-Eleven just delivered a slurpee by drone

There’s all kinds of delicious stuff you can buy at a 7-Eleven, but you still have to get off your butt to get it. Not for much longer, my lazy friend. They’re bringing […]

Geek deals roundup: Get an Oculus Rift on Amazon, DC comics Blu-rays, and more

Order the Oculus Rift headset from Amazon for $599 Since it made a splash on Kickstarter a few years back, the Oculus Rift has been seen as an exciting step forward for video […]

Engage podcast has the whole Comic-Con Star Trek panel for your listening pleasure

Happy 50th Anniversary year, Star Trek! It’s a big year for the resurgence of the other Star property (no, not Stargate), Star Trek, with a new movie starring the Paramount Kelvin timeline cast […]

What’s it like to use VR on magic mushrooms?

We talked to a psychonaut about the virtual reality, the final psychedelic frontier.

Wireless SNES controller improves on an already perfect gamepad

Though there have been many heated arguments over which video game controller is the greatest of all time, it would be difficult to find someone who doesn’t agree that the Super Nintendo controller […]

US Air Force creates Space Mission Force to prevent war in space

A war in space is not something I’m sure a lot of people think about as anything other than a science fiction story line or something for humans to deal with many generations […]

The wonderfully misleading box art of the original Atari 2600 games

How do you make games that were basically abstract concepts compelling? You do it by using your packaging to tell a bigger story.

Curiosity rover’s AI now chooses when to fire its laser on Mars

When NASA managed to successfully land the Curiosity rover on the surface of Mars after 7 minutes of terror, everyone was understandably very impressed. The rover has since gone on to beam back […]

Xbox One S launches next week, so Microsoft drops Xbox One to $249.99

In a little over a week’s time, Microsoft will be launching a new games console in the form of the Xbox One S. It’s 40% smaller than the Xbox One, has the power […]

Legends of Tomorrow debuts JSA and Legion of Doom members, teaser for season two

Besides Flashpoint being confirmed as the impetus for the third season of The Flash, there was some other big DC Comics television news that broke this weekend at San Diego Comic-Con. This upcoming fall […]

The Preacher panel at SDCC was frickin’ insane

Thursday night at 6:30 PDT, fans of both the Preacher comic book and the TV show gathered in Hall H for a panel that was probably the most Preacher thing that could have […]

Mouse Guard movie makes tracks at SDCC

Earlier this week, just ahead of San Diego Comic Con, Eisner award-winning graphic novel series Mouse Guard announced a movie adaptation that will bring the fan favorite to the CG realm. 20th Century […]

Marvel Studios unveils casting details, Doctor Strange trailer, and Brie Larson as Captain Marvel

Marvel's San Diego Comic-Con news was big enough to shake the planet, living or otherwise.

Flash season three first look features Flashpoint fallout

The CW is going to have to bear the weight of four different DC Comics superhero series this year, and if that wasn’t ambitious enough, The Flash is kicking off the season in […]

Check out the new ship from Star Trek Discovery!

San-Diego Comic Con 2016 was host to a 50th Anniversary Star Trek panel moderated by Bryan Fuller, the showrunner for the new Star Trek television show that will attempt to reboot the franchise […]

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