The Virtual Life – Getting Away With Murder In Hitman

Viktor Novikov isn't a bright man. He walks around this mansion like he owns everyone here. He's bumbled his way to the top and mistakes himself for a god. I could kill him on the sly. Break the chandelier and cause it to crush him when he gets up on the catwalk to give a […]

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This week’s Batman issue has a big reference to Tim Burton’s Batman

Mikel Janín/DC Comics In case you’re out of the loop, in last month’s Batman #24, Batman popped the question to his long time will-they-won’t-they love interest, Catwoman. And since then the bi-weekly series, written by Tom King and drawn by Mikel Janín, has been indulging in a time-honored serial narrative tradition … Telling a whole […]

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25 Fun Facts About Video Games You Likely Didn’t Know

[This feature originally appeared in Game Informer issue #291] You may have an encyclopedic knowledge of a game, but you likely don’t know all of the stories behind it – even if you complete every side quest in an RPG or prestige a dozen times in a multiplayer shooter. Some of these tales stretch into […]

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How A Series Of Bad Decisions Led To The Sega Saturn Failure

An exciting blue mascot, a stable of unrivaled licensed sports titles, and an edgy marketing campaign drove Sega from relative obscurity to challenge Nintendo for console supremacy in the early ‘90s. The Genesis went toe-to-toe with SNES to make Sega a household name. With Sony’s first console looming and the Nintendo 64 just over a […]

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The Sports Desk – The EA Sports UFC 3 Career Mode Wishlist

One of the games conspicuously absent from EA's recent EA Play press conference at E3 was the next UFC game. While EA has not officially announced a successor to 2016's EA Sports UFC 2 (shown) in a financial report earlier this year, CEO Andrew Wilson talked about "a new chapter of our UFC franchise" for […]

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Fantastic Beasts 2 puts Dumbledore back in the spotlight in a big way

Albus Dumbledore, looking way older in the original Harry Potter films than he will in Fantastic Beasts.Pottermore Production on the sequel to Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them is underway, and Warner Bros. Entertainment has released the first plot synopsis for the film. We already knew that fan-favorite wizard Albus Dumbledore would make his […]

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