The 2016 edition of The Game Awards came and went on Thursday night with all trophy winners announced save one. But we found out today that Skyrim mod Enderal did indeed win the fraught Best Fan Creation category. Show host Geoff Keighley confirmed the win to Kotaku, saying that not mentioning them last night was a… Read more...
Those who've been following my articles on Minecraft: Pocket Edition [$6.99] know what feature I've been patiently (and impatiently) waiting to see come to the game, and we are finally getting it in the upcoming 1.0 update, or The Ender Update. Yes, we are finally getting the original soundtrack, and I can't wait for it.
Utopias are never perfect, are they? Symmetry offers some good heady sci-fi in the vein of 1984, Ender's Game, Equilibrium, or Fahrenheit 451. Imagine a world where humans are coddled and raised by machines, think Wall-E, but people haven’t become total blobs. Show More Summary
Microsoft is all about unified apps these days and that applies to its $2.5 billion baby Minecraft, too. The Pocket and Windows 10 versions of the blocky creation-and-survival game are almost at parity with the original Java version, developer Mojang announced today. Show More Summary
Minecraft: Pocket Edition [$6.99] has been a phenomenal hit on the App Store, and definitely a deserved success - with so many updates for the game since its initial 2014 launch, Mojang have changed a bare-bones port into a fully fledged and content rich experience that can stand tall with its console counterparts. The trend
After 81 hours in a massive, open-world RPG game called Enderal, so compelled was I by the experience that I visited its website to leave a note for the developers.
PREVIEW: Lone Echo is one of the interesting virtual reality games coming for the Oculus Touch. Set in outer space, it gives you a real feeling of moving through zero gravity on a space station, and it looks like it will have great single-player and multiplayer VR experiences. This is one of the wave of exclusive […]
A cost of the Atlanta Braves’ great selloff was the loss of the great defenders Andrelton Simmons and Jason Heyward. A slightly obscured benefit of John…
Terry Collins has gone all-in that his job solely is about winning games right now, benching slumping Jay Bruce and Travis d’Arnaud.
Had Yoenis Cespedes hit this baseball a few inches further, it would have given the Mets a 6-4 victory over the Braves and earned them a crucial advantage on the Cardinals in the wild card race. Instead, Ender Inciarte robbed it and won the game for the Braves. Read more...
You can now download Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnston's Earth Unaware for only 2.99$ here.Here's the blurb:A hundred years before Ender's Game, humans thought they were alone in the galaxy. Humanity was slowly making their way out...Show More Summary
When the NYT runs a series of stories about the cross between East Enders and Game of Thrones that British politics has become, it’s somewhat serious. As part of the expert-sourced fear mongering in the run in to the referendum vote, one concern was that the financial services industry in London would haemorrhage jobs to […]
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Bethesda recently announced a remastered version of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim for consoles, but modders continue to play with the PC version, offering changes, graphics updates and all manner of content. Now, we are getting a total...Show More Summary
I’m glad I hesitated to call last week’s episode “Battle of the Bastards” the greatest in series history, because tonight’s season finale, “Winds of Winter,” tops it in every way. Accomplishing moving character moments, brutal machinations,...Show More Summary
Way back in 2013, I wrote about a mod called Enderal , a very ambitious attempt at creating an all-new game out of Skyrim’s bones, with a new map, new buildings, new characters, the works. Shockingly, considering the way most of these things usually go, it’s actually finished! Read more...
Not since J.R. took a bullet on Dallas has a TV show?s season finale taken over the way Game of Thrones? Season 5 ender did when Jon Snow was potentially murdered. Here's Kit Harington's defense for why he was seen on set.Click To Continue Reading
Over at The Monitor, David Bowles is reviewing some of the best science fiction books of all time. Read his reviews of The Left Hand of Darkness, Ender’s Game, 1984 and Dune, and keep your eyes open for more installments. Read more....
This week's selection of endings is all about Anime based on video games and this is the second time I've done this theme after about doing these features for almost a year. There are enough of these anime to warrant the second time, since a lot of games are written like anime anyways and the transition is usually okay in right hands. Show More Summary
Koei Tecmo's upcoming Attack on Titan game by Dynasty Warriors developer Omega Force has received a new trailer showing copious amounts of jetpack-fueled Titan slicing. Looking a little like a cross between Zone of the Enders and Earth...Show More Summary