Lee Greenwood sang his iconic “God Bless the USA” between periods of the NHL’s 2015 “Winter Classic” outdoor game in Washington, DC on New Year’s Day, but the real treat came off-stage in a concourse at Nationals Park. Fortunately, it was recorded on a smart phone, so you can enjoy it this Independence Day. Show More Summary
The people behind Minecraft just kicked off Minecon 2015 with a bang. At the fan convention's opening ceremony, Mojang's Lydia Winters debuted the first trailer for Minecraft: Story Mode, an upcoming title from Telltale Games. Yep, the same developer behind modern point-and-click games The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us. Show More Summary
One of the stories that will gain more steam throughout the course of the fall and early winter will be the College Football Playoff schedule. Way back in January we told you about the schedule, shifting semifinal games to New Year’s...Show More Summary
Piranha Bytes and Nordic Games have announced an "edgy, dark, uncompromising [and] complex" open-world role-playing game called ELEX for PC and "current gen consoles". It's due out winter 2016/2017. A vertical slice build of the game will be shown at Gamescom next month. Show More Summary
When winter comes, you can stay warm by staying inside and checking out the highly-detailed sculpt of the Game of Thrones Winterfell Desktop Statue. Cast from heavyweight polystone and measuring 14-inches long x 10-inches wide x 5-inches tall, the ancestral seat of House Stark is so expertly crafted that you’ll lose your head. Every frame […]
It's Saturday evening, and a small group of people gather on a rink inside Ice Station Valencia. The goal is to learn curling, a winter game where players push a hefty stone across the freeze beneath them. The students are in wheelchairs and, as they let their wheels acclimate to...
Winter is, err, under construction? McFarlane Toys have announced that they are branching out their line of bizarre, yet totally awesome construction toys based on The Walking Dead to another humongous TV franchise: Game of Thrones. Once again, the idea is baffling, and yet also absolutely fantastic.http://toybox.io9.com/mcfarlanes-wal... Read more...
Read the report of the Evaluation Commission for the Winter Youth Olympic Games 2020 Brasov’s vision is to increase Romania’s visibility around the world, improve its capacity to organise large-scale events and develop its winter sports. Show More Summary
The king stood in a pool of blue light, unmoored. This was act 4 of King Lear, a winter night at the Elgin Theatre in Toronto. Earlier in the evening, three little girls had played a clapping game onstage as the audience entered, childhood versions of Lear's daughters, and now they'd returned as hallucinations in the mad scene. Show More Summary
Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, included: the best games for Oculus Rift, Audible winter book sale, the scariest movies on Netflix. More »
Same-sex marriage is now legal in the United States, but the festivities are not contained domestically. Even the people of Westeros are joining in on the celebration. Game of Thrones' official Twitter account posted a sweet clay figure...Show More Summary
ESPN graphic designer and animator Steven Jase and composer Paul LeBlanc came together to post a parody of Game of Thrones (...)
The announcement took place in Oslo, which will host the half-pipe competitions during the Games, at the Wang Sports Academy. Silje and Mats were joined by fellow Ambassador Kjetil Jansrud to give local pupils the chance to ask questions about the Youth Olympic Games. Show More Summary
Final Fantasy 7 will be coming to PlayStation 4 winter 2015. However, the holiday release date relates to the PC port of the original PlayStation game, not the remake Square Enix announced at E3. Square Enix prices Final Fantasy 7 at $15.99 on their website. Show More Summary
The khaleesi just terminated her real-life locks: Emilia Clarke is now sporting a crisp new bob. Alas, her haircut does not hint at winter coming nor any other "Game of Thrones" spoilers like Kit Harington's once did. The naturally brunet "Thrones" star introduced her new look on Instagram just...
Almaty, the capital of Kazakhstan, hopes to host the 2022 Winter Games. But first it has to be a taken seriously. And then it has to beat Beijing.
Southgate on Pritchard: “It’s an ankle injury, it didn’t look good. We will assess it. When injury forces you off, it's a cruel blow' — Henry Winter (@henrywinter) June 21, 2015 Having come on as a sub in the first game of the tournament,...Show More Summary
Winter hasn’t arrived yet on Game of Thrones, but there’s still a bit of “winter of our discontent” going on. Season five veered way off George R.R. Martin’s road, with shall we say mixed results. Here’s how to get Thrones back on its game. Read more...
With Season 5 of Game of Thrones now officially over, many are wondering what’s in store for the series as it moves forward into season 6. While George R.R. Martin’s upcoming book, The Winds of Winter, still has not been released, it’s anyone’s guess where the show will decide to take the characters. Show More Summary
Oh, Kit Harington, you were there, and I was there, and you never said a thing. Certainly not during our chat on camera in March, when you shook your head over the high body count of fellow "Game of Thrones" cast members and smiled just as if you didn't know you were joining them.