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Pickstarter: Unlock PORTAL’s Unknowns In SECRETS OF APERTURE Web Series

We all know that the cake was a lie, but brothers Colin and Connor McGuire are hoping to better explain why in their upcoming Portal web series, which is currently… more

CHILD OF LIGHT Is An Ode To Classic RPG Games

For the longest time, I’ve been craving an RPG with an old school turn-based combat system. If you’re anything like me, then you might want to keep your eyes on… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

Own This Awesome LEGO MOVIE Mondo Poster

Attention, all of you LEGO die hards and poster hoarders out there: The LEGO Movie is officially out today, and to commemorate the first official LEGO theatrical release, artist Tom… more

CALL OF DUTY Adds On Third Dev Studio, Switches To Three Year Development Cycle

Have you ever felt like the Call Of Duty games were being rushed out? Well, guess what? From now on, Call Of Duty games will have an extra year tacked… more

D.I.C.E. 2014: Keiji Inafune Unveils Zero-Like Character Mighty No. 7

Keiji Inafune’s D.I.C.E. 2014 keynote was mainly focused around his Kickstarter-backed, Mega Man spiritual successor The Mighty No. 9. At the closing of his speech, Inafune gave… more

Your D.I.C.E. 2014 Game Of The Year: THE LAST OF US

Some of you may remember it as the game that made you throw bricks and bottles to stay alive. Others may remember it as a compelling narrative about a lost… more


On the heels of the epic Super Bowl TV spot for Transformers: Age Of Extinction comes this first look at the massive online tactical action game, Transformers Universe. IGN just… more

Sony Selling PC Business, Reshaping TV Branch, Laying Off 5,000 Workers

There was an interesting lack of attention from Sony put on their new line of VAIO laptops during CES last month. If they weren’t chirping away about their new 4K… more

Sonic And His Crew Get A Makeover In SONIC BOOM

Sega has announced a universal reboot of Sonic The Hedgehog today during a press event in New York City. In celebration of over 20 years of ripping, running, and ring… more

STRIDER Dashing Back Into Action This February

Strider Hiryu is what the kids would call an “OG,” as he’s been Cypher-slashing and cartwheel-jumping his way through enemy terrain since back in the late ’80s. Now, after a… more

Auction For INTO THE PIXEL Art Pieces To End Sunday

Last year during E3, the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences teamed up with the Entertainment Software Association and selected 16 rad works of art to feature in the 2013… more

AMA Recap: Cake Or Death? Eddie Izzard Invades Reddit

Eddie Izzard took his Force Majeure tour in-house to the lovely community of Reddit Tuesday. As you can imagine, there were no shortage of “cake or death” questions thrown his… more

Report: Sony Talking To Seth Gordon To Direct UNCHARTED Film

Uncharted fans, do I have some beeping-frag-grenade-explosive news for you or what? According to Deadline, Sony Pictures Entertainment is negotiating with Seth Gordon to direct the live-action Uncharted film. Formerly… more

Join Our D.I.C.E. 2014 Swag Bag Giveaway By Predicting The Game of the Year Winner

The D.I.C.E. Summit 2014 is underway in Las Vegas, and to celebrate, we’re giving away magnificent swag bags to twenty lucky folks who enter our contest, two… more

METAL GEAR SOLID V: GROUND ZEROES Graces The Cover Of March Game Informer

As a Metal Gear fan, following Hideo Kojima on Twitter as of late has been about as painful as watching the ending to MGSIV on repeat. There’s enough teasing and… more

ENDER’S GAME Film Producers Hosting A STARCRAFT II Tournament

You can easily see the similarities between Ender’s Game and StarCraft, as the movie depicts a boy presumedly playing a StarCraft-like game with what would be a Kinect in front… more

RTX 2014 Tickets Go On Sale With RWBY Volume 2 Set To Premiere

Rooster Teeth fans, get ready to head back to Austin, Texas this summer. The fourth annual RTX convention is set for July 4-6, and tickets just went on sale today…. more

Update: Ubisoft Says WATCH DOGS Trademark Abandonment Filing Was Fraudulent

First, Ubisoft’s open world action-adventure title, Watch Dogs, was delayed from last November until the summer of this year. Then, just last week, news broke out that the game’s release… more


Glorious! Just plain effing glorious. I can’t fathom who sits back and not only conceptualizes something like this, but then actually puts in the time to go through with it…. more

Enemies Unite In THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Super Bowl Trailer

The latest trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 gives us a closer look at Max Dillon and how he became the Spider-Man adversary known as Electro. There’s also a small… more

Major Action In the CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER Super Bowl Trailer

Our pal Steve Rogers is going to have his hands full in his next adventure, as indicated in the Super Bowl trailer for Captain America: The Winter Soldier. The drama… more

Sherlock Holmes Sleuths The Video Game Scene In CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS

Take Robert Downey Jr.’s dashing demeanor, throw in the eccentric aura of Benedict Cumberbatch and mix those with the modern spirit of Jonny Lee Miller and you have all… more

Meet The Man Of Plastic In THE LEGO MOVIE’s New Trailer

Get ready to have your inner (or outer) child relentlessly tickled with the latest trailer for The LEGO Movie. There’s a lot of epic music, a lot of plastic, a… more