While the JRPG genre is mostly famous through the works of Square-Enix, Atlus, Namco, and Falcom, one little publisher keeps plugging away at the genre on iOS. RPG Covenant of Solitude [$8.99] is the latest effort from Kemco, and as usual, it's a bit of a mixed bag with more than a few carelessly cut [...]
It's been a long, hard day in the hardscrabble town of Old Tuscon and the only thing Rich Rodriguez wants—besides an opportunity to brood in solitude over the sun-drenched desert—is a shot at the elusive Rose. So goes the story in "Hard Edge," an Old West movie spoof that Rodriguez and his staff at the University of Arizona put out on Monday. Show More Summary
This week, Superman makes his way back to the big screen in Zack Snyder’s 'Man of Steel', a much needed reboot of the Superman story for the big screen. The Fortress of Solitude is a place Superman goes to be alone (and also do scientific work). Show More Summary
Superman’s Fortress of Solitude is his place to get away from it all, and sometimes conduct science experiments in peace. But as a piece of real estate—a structure made of crystals in the Arctic—it’s tremendously expensive. The blogShow More Summary
"Lune is a game about reflection and solitude which lets you control the Moon." — Can you CRASH IT INTO THE EARTH? Because that is the only way I might be interested. --- See more posts by Alex Balk 0 comments
Our world is so connected now that moments of solitude, peace and quiet can often be hard to come by without interruptions and distractions. From the real people in our lives to the virtual ones we interact with on Facebook and Twitter, there’s almost always someone else intruding on our private, little bubble. Show More Summary
This week, Warner Brothers released enough photos from the upcoming MAN OF STEEL to fill the Fortress of Solitude and more. The studio is clearly hoping to erase any lingering memory of the disappointing (though not truly awful) SUPERMAN RETURNS in favor of reaching back to epic scope and grandeur that fans still associate with [...]
A dumpster-looking personal fortress of solitude where you can play games in total privacy? Count me in. “The Box” is a custom-built personal gaming chamber for those who have no friends and…
Probably the island that suffered the most conquests in the history of the world, Cyprus has been once more attacked by another mighty ruler: The King of Money.
Like this Small Cool 2013 contest entry? Favorite it below! Name: Carmella Location: Dayton, WY Square Feet: 665 Division: Little What I Love About My Small Home: We love how it draws us in and shelters us. There is room for gathering and conversation, and there are places for seclusion and solitude. Show More Summary
We should remember that loneliness is the pain of being alone, yet solitude is the splendor of being alone, and that to have long-lasting happiness we should remember the difference in between.
BRAND NEW - Directed by Mike Rogers, the new music video from TALL HEIGHTS is called "Man of Stone." It's a song about durability and solitude that Rogers chose to shot with a bleak landscape of grey and white. None of that can restrain...Show More Summary
Responding to Kate Notopoulos’s rant against hugging, Maria Bustillos comes to the gesture’s defense: The larger solitude to which each of us is ineluctably fated—Wallace’s “skull-sized kingdom“—can sometimes come to feel very like a prison. The difficulty of escape at such times is very, very great; there’s such a vast distance between one soul and another. It’s […]
Road races are social and energizing, but a run through the New York Botanical Garden offers something different: natural beauty and a thought-provoking solitude that is not easy to obtain in the city.
New York Times: "The traditional path to an academic job is long and laborious: the solitude and penury of graduate study, the scramble for one of the few open positions in each field, the blood sport of competitive publishing. But while...Show More Summary
Another big star is in talks to join Passengers, the depressing cryo-sleep drama from Jon Spaihts (Prometheus). Which asks: If you were doomed to a lifetime of solitude, would you doom another to your fate just so you wouldn't be lonely? Read more...
Maybe: A new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences finds that after adjusting for demographic factors and underlying health, self-reported feelings of lonesomeness have no significant connection to mortality among the elderly, but actual social isolation increases the likelihood of death by a stunning 26 percent.
Photo: Marius Fiskum/Panoramio Entrance to the Fortress of Solitude? Not quite - but as you can probably ell, it is leading to somewhere cold... and cool! Most people want to go to a warm, tropical beach for their holiday getaway, but if you like it cold, you can't go wrong with the Snow Village in Ylläsjärvi, Finland. Show More Summary
Like this My Bedroom Retreat contest entry? Favorite it below! Name: Ryan Location: Denton, TX Division: United States What do you love about your bedroom?: My style is simplistic and modern with a touch of traditional, so I like to incorporate all my styles into one room that's my own. Show More Summary
Luxe Stroll–Sight model Javier de Miguel is enlisted for an editorial in Spanish magazine Codigo Unico. Out for a casual stroll in solitude, Javier is captured in luxe spring fashions from the likes of Prada by photographer Omar Ayyashi. View More