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On the game's 20th anniversary, the one and only Tony Hawk, plus three Neversoft leaders tell all about how their lives changed as a result of the greatest action sports game ever.
This story has been updated since original publish with new reports from the trades and our own sources.Spider-Man's future in the MCU remains unclear due to a series of reports detailing a breakdown of negotiations between Sony Pictures and Disney/Marvel.
Ninja, the streamer who recently shook the streaming industry with his decision to leave Twitch and work exclusively with Microsoft’s Mixer, has accused Twitch of promoting a “porn account” on his old page. Twitch CEO apologizes.
A preview of Modern Warfare's multiplayer gameplay, as held at Activision's exclusive event.
If you're like me, you grew up in a heyday of superhero cartoons, and none stood higher than Justice League. On this week's episode, an integral part of those heroics joins me. Voice actress Susan Eisenberg has helped define Wonder Woman's image and mass popularity since 2001, working on Justice League, Justice League Unlimited, and later the Injustice video games from NetherRealm. We chat about the evolution of the character through the years, why Wonder Woman has persisted, and more.
Hernandez joins me to talk about growing up with Pokémon, how he helped build the Pokémon world of Ryme City, and the film's themes of striking out on your own and striving for redemption.
When was the first time you encountered sex in a video game? I've wanted to talk to Ana Valens for a long while about the amazing world of sex in video games, and how it intersects with marginalized identities. She's a trans/sex columnist at Daily Dot and a brilliant authority on the intersections between, sex, gender, and geek culture. We dive into the ways gaming culture still struggles to take its queer players seriously, how famous characters are "reclaimed" as queer icons, and more.
Ubisoft has partnered up with the digital distribution firm Genba Digital to launch a new process called “silent key activation” in a bid to combat grey market key resellers.
Combining Halo, Rocket League and Portal (duh), Splitgate aims to revitalize a dead subgenre of shooters. Can they do it?
The specter of gun violence looms over even the most innocent of games and its communities.
When we talk about a “good video game movie,” what do you think of? Detective Pikachu gives you plenty to think about, but ultimately is the first video game film adaptation to do exactly what it needs to.
Employees at League of Legends developer Riot Games participated in a walkout at their Los Angeles-based office on Monday. The protest came in the wake of reports of a longstanding history of sexual harassment allegations, plus attempts by company management to obligate employees to settle disputes via the controversial practice of forced arbitration.
The controversy that sparked employees’ desire for action began late last year. Since then, five current and former Riot Games employees filed ...