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Gaming

  1. extremely online
    AOC Plays Among Us in One of Twitch’s Most Watched Streams EverShe was joined by fellow congresswoman Ilhan Omar.
  2. coronavirus
    All the Live Events, Movie Releases, and Productions Affected by the CoronavirusWho’s next?
  3. video game review
    Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 Is a Perfect Piece of ’90s NostalgiaThe revived classic is easily the best skate game in a long time.
  4. legal battles
    Bad News, Fortnite Fans: Apple Has Terminated Epic Games’ Developer AccountThe tech giant and the video-game company are currently embroiled in a legal battle.
  5. superhero it
    Swole Gamer Henry Cavill Is Very Proud of Building Himself a PCSoothing, mysterious.
  6. summer 2020
    The 8 Can’t-Miss Video Games of This SummerGet ready to scratch your nostalgia itch with vigor.
  7. video games
    Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater Will Grind Back Onto Gaming Consoles This FallThe flips return this September.
  8. close reads
    Final Fantasy VII Remake’s New Midgar Eerily Reflects Our Crumbling SocietyThe question here isn’t whether or not Final Fantasy VII could happen to us but, rather, how much of it already has.
  9. vulture lists
    A Guide to Pandemic-Themed Board GamesThe topic has inspired plenty of worthy games.
  10. a long talk
    Nerding Out With ThundercatOn his new album, losing Mac Miller, and the Evangelion dubbing controversy.
  11. vulture lists
    The 25 Best Board-Game Mobile Apps to Play Right NowLooking for something new to play? These are the best places to start, no friends nearby required.
  12. solitude
    Relishing Animal Crossing: New Horizons, an Anti-Anxiety OasisThe game runs refreshingly against the rising tide of bad, dark news.
  13. coronavirus
    GameStop Claims to Be ‘Essential Retail’ to Stay Open During LockdownsWhile GameStop says it is encouraging sick employees to stay home, workers were told doing so without a doctor’s note would be an unexcused absence.
  14. video games
    12 Women on Their Favorite Video GamesZelda: Breath of the Wild, The Sims 4, and more.
  15. lawsuits
    And Now Fortnite and Dancing Pumpkin Man Are FeudingHe follows in the (dancing) footsteps of Alfonso Ribeiro, 2 Milly and Backpack Kid.
  16. gaming
    Google Stadia’s Terrible Launch Doesn’t Matter in the Long RunTerrible word of mouth is no match for the power of being the top result on Google’s search engine.
  17. gaming
    The Goose Game Is RealFor some, Untitled Goose Game is just a game. For the residents of this small town, it’s real, and also the geese are swans.
  18. video games
    The Outer Worlds Breaks the Fallout Formula in Important WaysIt’s a game that feels like it is constantly adapting to the choices you make.
  19. happy birthday to who?
    Lady Gaga Now Into Fortnite, No Longer Into Remembering Her Friends’ BirthdaysTo be fair, Gaga probably has a lot on her plate with the rollout for LG6.
  20. the end of a world
    Fortnite Is Dead. Long Live Fortnite.Your favorite video game was sucked into a black hole this weekend.
  21. niche drama
    Who Is Belle Delphine, the Gamer Girl Selling Her Bathwater?The gamer claims she was arrested, but is it all a hoax?
  22. honk!
    Goose Game GoodA new game has captured hearts and minds with its simple premise: being a very annoying goose.
  23. gaming
    Final Fantasy Will Finally Be a Live-Action TV ShowInspired by the 14th installment.
  24. trade wars
    Video-Game Companies Band Together Against Trump’s Tariffs on Gaming ConsolesSony, Microsoft, and Nintendo are not happy with the taxes on Chinese goods.
  25. the cloud
    Google’s Video-Game Platform Wants to Replace Your Console With the CloudThe company unveiled an aggressive push this week to demonstrate parity with more mature console systems.
  26. niche drama
    A Guide to the YouTuber Cheating Drama Engulfing TwitterYouTube gamer Jared “ProJared” Knabenbauer is accused of cheating on his wife, and of soliciting nudes from underage fans.
  27. legal battles
    Alfonso Ribeiro Shimmies Away From Fortnite Lawsuit Over Carlton DanceGetting a copyright for a dance move remains a murky issue.
  28. best of 2019
    The Best Video Games of 2019 (So Far)The start of the year is no longer a dead zone, as 2019 has already seen weird PC games, white-knuckle flight simulators, and horror nightmares.
  29. game review
    Crackdown 3 Is What It’d Feel Like If Netflix Made a Video GameIt’s a fun enough game, so long as you’re only paying $10 to play it through Xbox’s subscription service.
  30. game review
    Far Cry: New Dawn Is a Sillier, Better Version of Far Cry 5The newest Far Cry game is a textbook example of creativity springing from tight restrictions.
  31. friendly fraud
    Senators Look Into Facebook’s Predatory Game DesignChildren were inadvertently spending hundreds or thousands of dollars and Facebook saw no issue with it.
  32. post reality
    AR Gaming Is a Work in Progress — But There Are Still Some Good GamesThe best of the best.
  33. trans rights
    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Casually Joins Gaming Livestream for a Good CauseOn Sunday, Ocasio-Cortez helped a gamer raise over $340,000 for transgender youth.
  34. launchers
    Fortnite Is Just the First Step in a Huge Shift in the PC Games MarketEpic is piggybacking on the popular game turned social network to launch its new storefront.
  35. fortnite
    The ‘Flossin’ Kid Is the Latest Person to Sue Fortnite for Stealing His DanceHe’s the fourth person to accuse the game of dance theft.
  36. best of 2018
    The 10 Best Video Games of 2018Superheroes, Norse mythology, and a Wild West masterpiece.
  37. fandom
    Why ‘Fortnite,’ the Hottest Game in the World, Is a Dud on TumblrThe hit game placed 30th on the social network’s year-end rankings.
  38. gaming
    Red Dead Redemption 2 Is Pure, Chaotic Fun on HorsebackSaddle up for one of the year’s most anticipated video games.
  39. video games
    The Making of Rockstar Games’ Red Dead Redemption 2How the creator of the megahit Grand Theft Auto digitized the West for its next blockbuster.
  40. fall preview 2018
    11 New Video Games to Play This FallWill Fallout 76 live up to the hype?
  41. heartbreak
    Love Is Dead: Pro Gamer Dumps ‘World’s Sexiest Weathergirl’ for Call of DutyWhy do bad things happen to beautiful internet celebs?
  42. select all
    There Are Two Forward Paths to Virtual Reality; Both Make You Look Like a DorkVR may become mainstream not by hitting a sweet spot between ease of use and technical powerhouse, but, more likely, by being one or the other.
  43. The Best Video Games of 2018 (So Far)God of War, A Way Out, Celeste, Minit, and more.
  44. gaming
    King of Kong’s Billy Mitchell Has Been Stripped of His Donkey Kong RecordsProlific gamer? More like prolific cheater.
  45. spring preview
    9 Video Games We Can’t Wait to Play This SpringSo, uh, how about that Far Cry game?
  46. Video Games Don’t Know How to Handle Current EventsWhen video games take inspiration from the news, do they have an obligation to treat those issues delicately?
  47. Watch Our Hands on Demo of Nintendo LaboIt’s much more than just cardboard.
  48. select all
    Hey, Nerds, Gaming Will Officially Be Recognized As a Mental-Health ConditionThe World Health Organization’s new classification will take effect in 2018.
  49. select all
    iPhone App Store Will Require Loot-Box Purchases to Show OddsOne of the most popular ways to make money from mobile gamers is about to come under scrutiny.
  50. select all
    The Xbox One X Is the Best Console You Can Own. Should You Get It?Microsoft’s screamingly fast new machine comes with a whole bunch of hard questions for console gamers.
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