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Reader Discussion – Who Is Your Favorite Mass Effect Character?

Mass Effect Andromeda is finally upon us, and while it has its own issues, it’s still looks to be a good game, according to our own Joe Juba. I haven’t played it, but I’m hoping that, if nothing else, it

Lego Rendition Of Tracer's Pistols Offer That Feeling Of Déjà Vu

Lego versions of Overwatch weapons have been popular for a while now, with versions of Symmetra’s Photon Projector, Lúcio’s Sonic Amplifier, and Reaper’s Hellfire Shotguns making their way online. Now Youtuber Nick Brick has crafted a Lego version of Tracer’s signature

Tencent, Sony Lead Global Game Revenues In 2016

Market research firm Newzoo has compiled a list of the 25 companies who make the most money from games, and the results both what you expected and a bit surprising. Newzoo’s ranking takes into account only game revenue, which removes

What Potential Changes To Internet Privacy Laws Could Mean For You

Amidst news of online multiplayer games getting overhauls, new maps, and retail posters, something happened that could end up affecting anyone who regularly browses the web between Overwatch or Destiny matches. The United States Senate voted in favor of a

7 Great Horror Settings We'd Like To See More Often

Time and time again, horror games go back to the same haunted mansions and grotesque hospitals, delivering subtle variations on locations we’ve seen since we first started playing survival-horror games. Changing these settings would give developers more opportunities to inject

Justice League Film Trailer Reveals Heroes, Covers Faces

DC and Warner Bros.’ attempts to create their own cinematic universe similar to Marvel’s haven’t quite landed as well as they would have liked, but you can’t deny they make great trailers. The Batman vs. Superman trailer was pretty good. The

Multiplayer Brawler Lethal League Coming To Xbox One, PS4

Lethal League is a fun, four-person brawler that’s sort of like a hyper-stylized version of air hockey, except the target is your opponent instead of a goal (and let’s face it, your opponent is the target when you’re playing air

What to Watch This Weekend: The Halo World Championships, Hearthstone, And Street Fighter V

It’s going to be a big weekend for Halo, but that doesn’t mean people are getting out of the way. Several major events are going on this weekend, and as we venture further into the competitive season, splits and seasonal

Replay – The Power Rangers Spectacular

We’re seeing a lot of headlines about Donald Trump and healthcare right now, but where is the love for the Power Rangers? Every headline should be about these colorful warriors. CNN‘s top story should read: A New Power Rangers Film

Weekend Warrior – Pointless Reboot #32832: Go Go Power Rangers!

First, it was Transformers and GI Joe, then they massacred the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and now Hollywood has set their sights on the next kids’ show in line, Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers. Like all the rest of Tinseltown’s big-budget