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Blue Origin successfully tests launch escape system in flight

Posted on 10/06 14:25 in Shows | 0

Private space firm Blue Origin doesn’t get as much attention as SpaceX, with all its missions to the International Space Station and plans for Mars colonization.Still, Blue Origin is doing some fascinating things.

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Here Are eBay's Best Black Friday And Cyber Monday Gaming Deals

Posted on 11/24 01:21 in Deals | 0

Over the years, eBay has gone from just a peer-to-peer marketplace, to becoming an internet juggernaut in its own right, replete with its own list of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals.And while eBay may not be the premiere destination for video games, this year the company does have some excellent deals on 4K TVs and video game consoles.

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Why "Dishonored 2" Is Home To My Favorite Universe

Posted on 11/29 16:48 in Deals | 0

For me, Dishonored 2 really reminded me about how much I love the universe Arkane Studios created.I would want to live in the Dishonored universe, but it is a place I like to spend a lot of time.

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Do Video Games Need New Power Fantasies?

Posted on 11/30 20:37 in Deals | 0

Leigh Alexander has an interesting piece about the need for new power fantasies in our entertainment, from TV shows to video games.But mostly, video games are still games, like sports are games, and we enjoy these things because they’re games first and other stuff second—other stuff being the message, the morality, the politics.

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Netflix finally offers offline viewing, video downloads

Posted on 11/30 20:58 in Shows | 0

Ever since Netflix debuted its online streaming service, it’s had one major limitation — you couldn’t download shows for later viewing.Amazon implemented downloading for at least some TV shows and movies over a year ago, but Netflix has stubbornly maintained that it wouldn’t bring the feature to its on-demand service.

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Men Are Pigs In MTV's New Short Film 'Love Reset'

Posted on 12/01 22:45 in Deals | 0

In the opening moments of MTV's new short film Love Reset, a young man picks up (quite literally) a prostitute in a video game that looks about fifteen years old.In fact, according to the short film, it makes men treat women like commodities, or video game achievements.

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Hideo Kojima's 'Death Stranding' Looks Beautifully Weird

Posted on 12/02 15:37 in Deals | 0

He then showed off a bizarre scene from his upcoming game Death Stranding.In the reveal trailer for that game, we saw a naked Norman Reedus (The Walking Dead) standing on a blackened beach holding a baby.

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Pixelated Performance: Why Indie Rock Band Glass Animals Gamified Its Latest Album

Posted on 12/03 22:24 in Deals | 0

So thinks Dave Bayley, the frontman for English indie rock band Glass Animals, who was brainstorming ways to innovate around the release of their latest album How To Be a Human Being.Bayley also noted that many recent Glass Animals fans have discovered the band through Spotify.

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