Taiwanese game mocks Chinese president, and Chinese gamers review bomb it

Review bombs are stale beyond being cliché but here’s one with a novel twist: A game…

How to watch tonight’s Oscars (plus win your Oscar pool)

Today’s the day. The 91st Academy Awards starts at 8pm ET / 5pm PT, and if…

Warhammer’s Diablo-esque Chaosbane introduces its dwarven slayer

Quick grammar stipulation: In regards to Warhammer: Chaosbane’s Dwarf Slayer, “slayer” modifies “dwarf,” not the other…

First teaser of BBC’s His Dark Materials introduces the cast

His Dark Materials, Philip Pullman’s 20-year-old trilogy of young-adult fantasy novels gets an all encompassing adaptation…

Reveling in the gut-punch ending of Best Picture contender The Favourite

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Yep, Anakin says *that line* in Battlefront 2

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Cargo jet with three on board crashes near Houston airport

A Boeing 767 cargo jetliner with three people on board crashed into a bay near Houston’s…

Respawning in Fortnite? ‘We’ve been considering it,’ says developer

A Fortnite producer, in a Reddit AMA held on Friday, said developers have considered adding a…

Hololens headsets for the Army blasted by Microsoft workers

Microsoft workers yesterday demanded that the company abort a $479 million contract providing the Army with…

Airlines admit having cameras installed on back of passengers’ seats

Three of the world’s biggest airlines have admitted some of their planes have cameras installed on…

In the end, the How to Train Your Dragon trilogy crafted a complex coming-of-age story

When the first trailer for How to Train Your Dragon appeared in late 2009, nothing suggested…

BioWare spreads out Anthem’s 90-day roadmap

BioWare offered a three-month roadmap for Anthem now that the game’s mystifying series of launches and…

Spider-Man price drop, Steam key bundles, and more of the week’s best game deals

Tax season is coming up and GameStop is gearing up for its annual tax day sale…

More than 100 separatists detained in Kashmir in pre-election crackdown

Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel patrol a street in downtown Srinagar February 23, 2019.…

North Korea's Kim begins long train trip to Vietnam for summit with Trump: report

By Ju-min Park and Soyoung Kim HANOI (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un set…

Did Anthem’s early access week do more harm than good?

Video game publishers are always looking for more ways to get players to spend more money…

Sen. Warren: US needs to address 'ugly history of racism'

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., acknowledges applause at the New Hampshire Democratic Party’s 60th…

Vietnam readying for Kim train arrival next week: sources

It would take 60 hours to trundle all the way from Pyongyang to Hanoi by train…

Maduro's Troops Kill 1; Guaido Defies Travel Ban at Border

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When rich men like Robert Kraft get charged with soliciting prostitutes, we forget so fast

Allegedly the New England Patriots owner went looking for prostitutes at ‘Orchids of Asia’, but don’t…