Pikachu Invades Snapchat, Our Nightmares

A new Snapchat lens finally answers the age-old question of what a human/Pokémon offspring would look like. Spoiler: It's terrifying. Snapchat's new Pikachu lens superimposes the electric rat's signature ears and rosy cheeks over your…

Watch An AI Demolish A Pro Player At…

Using games for AI research has become fairly common in recent years, as DeepMind are using StarCraft II to develop sophisticated routines and algorithms. Not to be one-upped by the developer who made the game…

Watch An A.I. Demolish A Pro Player At…

Using games for AI research has become fairly common in recent years, as DeepMind are using StarCraft II to develop sophisticated routines and algorithms. Not to be one-upped by the developer who made the game…

Youtube Video Shows You How To Be A…

Being a gamer in the 1990s was strange. The public face of gaming, depending on who you ask, was either voyeuristic murder simulators or mascot platformers. Things haven't changed a ton. But there was also…

StarCraft II Becomes A New Frontier For AI…

DeepMind is a group of scientists and engineers who have made great strides in the realm of Artificial Intelligence research by creating programs that use games as a training ground. One of their programs learned…

10 Video Games That Got Weird Name Changes…

GIF Sometimes it’s censorship. Sometimes it’s unfortunate implications. And sometimes it’s straight-up unexplainable. But whatever the justification may be, games get renamed all the time when they’re released across different regions. (This piece originally appeared…

Netflix Buys Creator-Owned Comic Publisher Millarworld

Streaming media giant Netflix recently announced it has purchased Mark Millar’s comic book publishing house, Millarworld. Mark Millar first made a name for himself working in the comic industry on titles like The Authority, The…

Here’s A Sneak Peek Of Josh Brolin As…

The first Deadpool movie did gangbusters at the box-office, but it also teased the introduction of Cable in a post-credits sequence. In the comics, Deadpool and Cable have an antagonistic relationship, and were once actually…

Guile From Street Fighter Is Selling Hair Gel

Do you ever wonder how Guile styles his glorious America-defending hair? Turns out he's actually eager to tell you. J-Gel, a Japanese cosmetic company, has revealed that Street Fighter's Guile is their animated spokesman for…

Netflix Announces New Slate Of Original Anime

Netflix announced in Tokyo today that they have extensive plans for original anime for worldwide broadcast. This new plan to pursue anime as a cornerstone of their service includes new shows from the studio behind…

Luck Is A Fickle Mistress In This Mario…

If there's anything about Mario Party that you need to know, it's that there's no winning or losing strategies. Things in the game just happen, sometimes completely randomly, and chaos theory rules the day. That…

Persona 5 Anime Adaptation Premieres In 2018

Atlus announced earlier today that a Persona 5 anime is on its way. Named Persona 5 The Animation, the anime is being produced by Atlus as well as the animation studio A-1 Pictures. Persona 5 The…

The Final Neon Genesis Evangelion Movie Gets A…

Five years after the previous Evangelion movie, nearly ten years since the Rebuild series started, and just over twenty years since the show ended, the final Evangelion movie gets its first teaser. The Rebuild movies,…

Was Toad A Jerk To Mario In The…

Early sprite art was an exercise in interpretation. What one person saw as a headdress, other people saw as a face. Over on Reddit's r/gaming, that principle of interpretation is having people questioning whether Toad…

Watch SDCC Cosplayers Show Off In Style

What if San Diego Comic-Con were directed by Baby Driver director Edgar Wright? Let's pretend for a moment through this music video showing off SDCC's best and brightest cosplayers dancing, posing, and acting for the camera…

First Look At Snoke In Behind The Scenes…

In 2015's Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the mysterious Snoke barked orders at his assembled group of Sith via a hologram. Aside from looking immensely tall, audiences didn't get much information on who Snoke is…

Watch 300 Jedi Battle 60,000 Medieval Footsoldiers

Ever wonder who would win in a fight between 300 Jedi Knights and 60,000 medieval soldiers? Well, YouTube channel SergiuHellDragoonHQ used the game Ultimate Epic Battle Simulator to figure out that answer. Ultimate Epic Battle Simulator, which…