Over here in the Northern Hemisphere, the end of winter is approaching, and to mark the occasion Crescent Moon Games is having a big sale on some of their top games. Three in particular, Neon Shadow, Mimpi and Strike Wing: Raptor Rising, have dropped all the way down to free for the first time ever.
The 2014 Paralympic Winter Games kicked off in Sochi, Russia on Friday with an opening ceremony that didn't skimp on the pageantry we've now come to expect from Russia's over-the-top presentations — dramatic lights, swarms of ballerinas, elaborate costumes and a giant floating ship. Show More Summary
The Olympian is a difficult foe to oppose. Homer, The Iliad Now that the Olympics are over and Sochi proved itself such a triumph (and eagerly awaits the Winter Paralympic Games that begin almost exactly one week after Mr. Putin invaded Crimea,) we can begin looking forward to the summer Olympics of 2016 in Rio de Janeiro. Show More Summary
The February jobs report is a perfect illustration of why the weather has been unfairly blamed for the weakness in hiring this winter. To understand why, you have to dive into the boring logistics of how the Labor Department calculates its data. Let’s start with the government’s estimate of job creation. The number is based […]
Special off-season posting. The Bucs 2013 season was disappointing to everyone but the high point of the year had to be during the three game winning streak in November. Six days after fending off the Dolphins on Monday Night Football, the Buccaneers defeated their rivals, the birds of Atlanta, at Raymond James Stadium. We added [...]
(Video Link) There’s all kinds of Game of Thrones inspired merch out there, from clothing to action figures, but the latest in the long line of official merch is also the strangest- an officially licensed hip hop album with tracks by Common, Big Boi and Daddy Yankee. Show More Summary
By Alexei Anishchuk SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Ukraine's Paralympic chief, Valeriy Sushkevich, said on Friday his team would quit the Winter Paralympic Games if Russia invaded his home country, and that he hoped the competition would be able to spread peace instead. Show More Summary
Kevin Feige talks making Cap a "fish out of water" in Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Sam Raimi's producing the movie adaptation of The Last of Us. Gareth Edwards explains how Godzilla is a character-centric movie. And there are details about Mira Sorvino's Falling Skies character. Spoilers now! Read more...
The first track off "Game of Thrones'" mixtape "Catch The Throne" has been released. Rapper Wale recorded a song called "King Slayer" that uses samples from both the title theme and Ned Stark's foreboding "Winter is coming" line. Listen to it here.
Just as winter starts to fade and spring begins to arrive, here comes Year Walk's appearance on Steam to bring a little chill into our lives. Released last year on iOS to a lot of acclaim, the game tells the story of a man wanderingShow More Summary
Red Bull athlete Louie Vito competed in the 2010 Winter Olympics; he's an X Games medalist and an ESPN co-host. And he was in Chicago just a few weeks ago to take advantage of the snowy weather. (Hey, at least someone has found a positive...Show More Summary
There are plenty of ways to pass the time during this cold winter, but golfing is not one of them. Sure, indoor facilities make it possible to practice your game, but when snow is covering every fairway in your county, golf is normally out of the question. That is, unless you want to get a little creative. Show More Summary
The Winter Games, code-named RigRun is a six week offshore event, which aims to improve health in the offshore industry and gather funds for charity at the same time.
Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: read a new chapter of George R. R. Martin’s The Winds Of Winter, how the art of tattooing has coloured world history, the internet’s worst nightmares illustrated. More » ...
Winter is coming for "True Detective." The videotape scene from this past weekend's "True Detective" has already seen its share of parodies, but this latest one may take the cake. When Rust (Matthew McConaughey) shows Martin (Woody Harrelson)...Show More Summary
This Friday, HBO will release Catch the Throne, an official album of 10 rap tracks all about and inspired by the world and characters of Game of Thrones. I have no idea how to feel about this. Read more...
Spring may be on the horizon, but as far as Game of Thrones fans are concerned, Winter is coming instead. Game of Thrones season four debuts April 6th and in anticipation of the premiere episode, HBO has unveiled the first four episode titles providing fodder for fans who’ve already read the George R.R. Show More Summary
In the walk-up to the Feb. 21 USA vs. Canada men’s hockey game at the Sochi Winter Olympics, a “Loser Keeps Bieber” billboard went viral in Chicago, raising the stakes and getting fans at home pumped for the match. Now, SF Weekly points...Show More Summary
This week's roundup proves, once again, that anti-LGBT bigotry knows no borders. read more
Winter...can we please be done? I'm tired of the cold and dangerous roads. I want windows open and save driving for all. Can we please work out a deal?! See you in a few, short hours. I am a huge, HUGE fan of game soundtracks. I think game music and sound effects are way more important to a gameplay experience than most do. Show More Summary