• Twitch Ran Into Some Problems After Fortnite's Galactus Event

    Twitch Ran Into Some Problems After Fortnite's Galactus Event
    Fortnite's latest Marvel event, which brought the devourer of worlds himself, Galactus, to the game, was a huge draw, but it also seemingly caused some issues.Streaming site Twitch reported that its platform experienced a problem that led to "multiple service issues." In some cases, this problem prevented people from accessing the site and logging in altogether.Thankfully for Twitch users, the issues were fixed less than an hour after they were first widely reported. Twitch should be operating
  • The Giant Dish From James Bond Classic GoldenEye Has Collapsed

    The Giant Dish From James Bond Classic GoldenEye Has Collapsed
    The 1995 James Bond movie GoldenEye and the 1997 game based on it included an epic action sequence at the end where 007 fights on a giant radio telescope.That telescope, which is located at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico, has now collapsed. Thankfully, no injuries were reported.The instrument platform of the 305m telescope at Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico fell overnight. No injuries were reported. NSF is working with stakeholders to assess the situation. Our top priority is maintain
  • Halo Infinite Dev Responds To Frustrated Fans, Asks For Patience

    Halo Infinite Dev Responds To Frustrated Fans, Asks For Patience
    Halo Infinite's road to release hasn't exactly been smooth. Developer 343 Industries has experienced a good deal of high-level staff turnover, the game was delayed from its place as an Xbox Series X launch title, and what we have seen of the game has been underwhelming in the eyes of some in the Halo community.Halo community director Brian Jarrard responded to these concerns on Twitter recently. He said he understands the frustration fans are feeling, because he has felt it too. He asked for pat
  • Full Fortnite Galactus Event PC Gameplay

    Full Fortnite Galactus Event PC Gameplay
    Galactus is closing in on the Fortnite Island and the fate of all reality hangs in the balance. Watch the fight against Galactus in the one-time only Nexus War finale event.
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  • Fortnite Galactus Event To Set Up Season 5

    Fortnite Galactus Event To Set Up Season 5
    Galactus is closing in on the Fortnite Island and the fate of all reality hangs in the balance. Watch the fight against Galactus in the one-time only Nexus War finale event.
  • Red Dead Online's Latest Weekly Update Expands Bounty Hunter Role

    Red Dead Online's Latest Weekly Update Expands Bounty Hunter Role
    This week's Red Dead Online update, the now standalone online component of Red Dead Redemption 2, includes a new Legendary Bounty, a new Outlaw Pass, and a rank expansion for the Bounty Hunter role. Newly available, the Prestigious Bounty Hunter license adds 10 new ranks to the original 20 Bounty Hunter ranks. Players must already own a Bounty Hunter license to obtain the Prestigious license, which can be purchased at any Bounty Board.Prestigious Bounty Hunters can also track down this week's Le
  • You Can't Play Fortnite Right Now Until Season 5 Starts

    You Can't Play Fortnite Right Now Until Season 5 Starts
    Fortnite's big Galactus event has come and gone, and it was an exciting, if somewhat brief, live event. It concluded with the confirmation of when Season 5 will begin, but perhaps more notable right now is that you can't play Fortnite. Servers are offline.The live event concluded with a "to be continued in Season 5" message, along with a countdown revealing a start time: 12 AM ET on December 2. However, rather than sending players back to the menu to continue playing or grinding away at the batt
  • Fortnite's Galactus Event Adds More Confusion To The Battle Royale's Lore

    Fortnite's Galactus Event Adds More Confusion To The Battle Royale's Lore
    No one predicted that Fortnite's Galactus event would have players flying battle buses in a mission that felt like it was straight out of Star Fox. The event, which played like a souped-up Disneyland ride, was a lot of fun, but it only added to the random jumble of themes that makes up the Fortnite universe.The event saw the entire lobby, along with Iron Man, Galactus, and other heroes, get sucked into what's called the "Zero Point" after Galactus tried to absorb it. The Zero Point has been a pa
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  • Aquaman Director James Wan Is Making A New Van Helsing Movie

    Aquaman Director James Wan Is Making A New Van Helsing Movie
    After the Dark Universe debacle in 2017, the success of this year's The Invisible Man showed that Universal's catalogue of movie monsters could still produce a box office hit. The studio has several other classic monster movies in development, and it's been revealed that Conjuring and Aquaman director James Wan is working on a new movie about Van Helsing.As reported by Deadline, Wan will produce what is described as "an original horror/thriller" featuring the iconic vampire hunter, who was creat
  • Animal Crossing: New Horizons Adds Two New Seasonal Items

    Animal Crossing: New Horizons Adds Two New Seasonal Items
    December is officially here, and Animal Crossing: New Horizons players can snag a couple of new seasonal items in the Switch life sim this month. Two new wintry items are now available to purchase from the Nook Shopping catalog: the Aurora wall and the Midwinter sweater. Like other seasonal items, however, these will only be available for a limited time.The Aurora wall costs 7,000 Bells and lets you gaze at a beautiful aurora borealis localized entirely in your own kitchen or other room, no matt
  • Martha Is Dead Coming To PS5 Alongside PC, Xbox Versions

    Martha Is Dead Coming To PS5 Alongside PC, Xbox Versions
    The thriller game Martha is Dead is coming to PS5, along with the already-announced PC and Xbox versions. It's scheduled for Q1 2021, and the announcement suggests that all three versions will hit simultaneously.The game takes place against the backdrop of World War 2 amid the Italian countryside. A young woman, Martha, is found drowned on the shores of a lake. Her twin sister sets out to solve the murder as the war approaches closer to their home. LKA says that the story ties in history, supers
  • Fortnite Season 5: Here's Everything We Know

    Fortnite Season 5: Here's Everything We Know
    Fortnite's Marvel-filled season is on the way out. Season 5, alongside possible changes to the map and a new battle pass, is right around the corner. Little has been confirmed about the season as Epic Games wants to surprise everyone, but we do have a few clues about what's in store for the future of Fortnite.Fortnite's Galactus event takes place at 1 PM PT / 4 PM ET on December 1 and the next season is expected to start soon after. Epic hasn't confirmed a specific time but we should have anothe
  • Streamers May Run Into Copyright Issues While Broadcasting Fortnite's Galactus Event

    Streamers May Run Into Copyright Issues While Broadcasting Fortnite's Galactus Event
    Twitch streamers hoping to get in on the Fortnite excitement today may be in for a rude awakening. Epic Games has said that it has no way of preventing clips from today's Galactus event from getting flagged by Twitch's copyright detection systems."For Twitch Creators streaming the Galactus event: Due to a lack of solutions similar to Lickd, we cannot prevent your VOD/clip content from getting flagged by the platform's copyright detection systems," a tweet from Epic Games read. "The general recom
  • Streamers Had To Mute Fortnite's Galactus Event Because Of AC/DC

    Streamers Had To Mute Fortnite's Galactus Event Because Of AC/DC
    Twitch streamers hoping to get in on the Fortnite excitement today faced an unexpected hurdle. Epic Games announced that it had no way of preventing clips from today's Galactus event from getting flagged by Twitch's copyright detection systems, and it turns out it was due to the use of an AC/DC song. This led to streamers such as DrLupo temporarily cutting the game's audio in order to avoid encountering any issues."For Twitch Creators streaming the Galactus event: Due to a lack of solutions simi
  • Diggle Is Returning To The Arrowverse For Two Different Roles

    Diggle Is Returning To The Arrowverse For Two Different Roles
    The CW's Arrow may have wrapped earlier this year, but in true DC multiverse fashion, some of the familiar faces you got to know and love across the show's eight seasons aren't ready to call it quits just yet. Actor David Ramsey, who played Oliver Queen's friend and fellow superhero John Diggle, will be returning to the shared TV universe both in front of and behind the camera according to Deadline.Ramsey will be reprising his role as Diggle AKA Spartan in the upcoming Superman & Lois--and
  • Immortals Fenyx Rising vs. Zelda: Breath of the Wild - 13 Biggest Similarities

    Immortals Fenyx Rising vs. Zelda: Breath of the Wild - 13 Biggest Similarities
    Breath of the Wild continues to inspire similar concepts in many games seen today. Here are several similarities we've seen between the two games.
  • Vikings Creator Teeing Up Bubonic Plague Miniseries For History Channel

    Vikings Creator Teeing Up Bubonic Plague Miniseries For History Channel
    History Channel's Vikings--a historical drama inspired by the sagas of legendary hero Viking Ragnar Lothbrok--may be wrapping up after Season 6, but it's far from the end of the partnership between the show's creative team and the powers that be at the channel. Vikings creator Michael Hirst will be executive producing a new History Channel miniseries titled The Plague Year, according to Variety.As the name suggests, the upcoming show takes place during one of the worst outbreaks of the Bubonic P
  • New Xbox Game Pass Titles Include Control And More

    New Xbox Game Pass Titles Include Control And More
    After a cheeky tease on Twitter, Microsoft has announced that Remedy Entertainment's third-person action-adventure game Control will come to Xbox Game Pass on December 3, alongside a slew of other titles like Doom Eternal, Haven, and Va-11 Hall-A. And plenty more will be coming to Game Pass in the following days and weeks.This follows a similar tease the Xbox Game Pass Twitter account made of Doom Eternal before the brutal first-person shooter arrived on the service a week later. And like Doom E
  • Dead Cells Fatal Falls DLC Launches Early Next Year

    Dead Cells Fatal Falls DLC Launches Early Next Year
    Co-creators Evil Empire and Motion Twin have announced that their side-scrolling roguelike RPG Dead Cells will receive a brand-new piece of DLC early next year.Fatal Falls is the next major update for Dead Cells and retails for $5 USD when it drops in 2021 for Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. It adds two new biomes (The Fractured Shrines and The Undying Shores) as well as additional bosses, enemies, and rewards. While specifics about Fatal Falls have not been shared, the studios
  • Red Dead Online Standalone Is Out Now And Heavily Discounted

    Red Dead Online Standalone Is Out Now And Heavily Discounted
    Red Dead Online is now available as a standalone download, meaning you can embark on your own wild west adventure without needing to buy into Red Dead Redemption 2.The multiplayer game is out on Xbox One, PS4, and PC (Steam, the Epic Games Store and the Rockstar Games Launcher). If you've picked up an Xbox Series X, Series S, or PlayStation 5, Red Dead Online is playable via backwards-compatibility.Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Plus will be required to play on consoles, but do entitle you to a
  • Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Episode 7 Breakdown & References - "Unification III"

    Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Episode 7 Breakdown & References - "Unification III"
    The Discovery crew learns about Spock's mission of Unification and what resulted from it centuries later. Greg and Chastity break down the plot and Easter eggs from "Unification III".
  • PS Now Games For December Revealed: Horizon Zero Dawn, Broforce, And More

    PS Now Games For December Revealed: Horizon Zero Dawn, Broforce, And More
    Sony adds new games to its PS Now service every month, and the company has now revealed the six games that will make up December's lineup. It's a fairly stout selection of popular games, including the critically-acclaimed open-world game Horizon Zero Dawn, the side-scrolling smash 'em up Broforce, and several others. Check out the full list of PS Now games below.The highlights of the list include the demolition derby-inspired racer Wreckfest, the Soulslike slasher The Surge 2, and the high-profi
  • Doom Eternal Update 4 Adds New Master Level, Full Patch Notes Detailed

    Doom Eternal Update 4 Adds New Master Level, Full Patch Notes Detailed
    Developer Id Software has rolled out a new update for Doom Eternal that makes some changes to the game, including adding another Master Level for free and increasing the resolution on Xbox Series S and Series X. Check out Update 4's full patch notes below.Players looking for a challenge may have run through Doom Eternal's Master Levels already, but Id Software has added "an entirely new combat experience" to the challenge levels. Super Gore Nest, the latest free Master Level, features a plethora
  • Grab Yakuza: Like A Dragon For Just $35 Right Now

    Grab Yakuza: Like A Dragon For Just $35 Right Now
    Yakuza: Like a Dragon is potentially on many shortlists for 2020's Game of the Year, and today you can pick it up for nearly half off its launch price.At both Best Buy and Amazon, this soft reboot of the Yakuza franchise is going for $35, giving you few excuses not to dive head-first into the adventures of protagonist Ichiban and company. See at AmazonSee at Best BuyContinue Reading at GameSpot
  • 12 James Bond Movies Are Hitting Peacock This Week

    12 James Bond Movies Are Hitting Peacock This Week
    This was meant to be a big year for James Bond fans, with the release of No Time To Die, the much-anticipated 25th movie in the series. But as with virtually every big movie in 2020, the film has been pushed to next year. While we have to wait a few more months for Daniel Craig's final outing as Bond, there is some good news--12 Bond movies are to be added to NBCUniversal's streaming service Peacock.The Bond films will hit Peacock on Friday, December 4. The movies span the entire series, with fi
  • The Crown Should Have Dramatic Disclaimer According To Helena Bonham Carter

    The Crown Should Have Dramatic Disclaimer According To Helena Bonham Carter
    The Crown is one of Netflix most acclaimed shows, but the recent season has gone under intense scrutiny with how it portrayed Prince Charles and Princess Diana's relationship and the beginning of their divorce. Spoilers for the latest season of The Crown below, so back out now if you aren't caught up. In the last shot of the season, the cameras are flicking on Diana during a holiday photo of the Royal Family, foreshadowing her untimely death next season. Such a reaction has reached the cast of t
  • Showtime Launches Free Sampler Channel

    Showtime Launches Free Sampler Channel
    Showtime will be rolling out Showtime Selects, a new free ad-supported channel that offers a sampling platter of content available for $11 a month. Among the 250 hours that will be made available on Tuesday are Your Honor starring Bryan Cranston and the 11th and final season of Shameless, according to Variety. Additionally, there will be select episodes of The Affair, Ray Donovan, Billions, The L Word, and Californication for you to watch. New content will be added monthly.Showtime Selects ads w
  • Captain Tsubasa: Rise Of New Champions Adds Three New Soccer Pros This Week

    Captain Tsubasa: Rise Of New Champions Adds Three New Soccer Pros This Week
    Bandai Namco revealed a new trailer and screenshots for its soccer game Captain Tsubasa: Rise Of New Champions this week, highlighting new characters who'll be added to the game's roster.Based on the classic manga and anime series created by Yōichi Takahashi, the first DLC for the game will add Swedish nobleman Stevan Levin, Mexican ace goalkeeper Ricardo Espadas, and martial arts striker Singprasert Bunnaak from Thailand.Each character has their own set of flashy special moves, such as Bun
  • Nvidia RTX 3060 Ti Is Faster Than RTX 2080 Super For Nearly Half The Price

    Nvidia RTX 3060 Ti Is Faster Than RTX 2080 Super For Nearly Half The Price
    Just as the end of the year starts approaching, Nvidia has introduced its fourth RTX 30 series card for your consideration this festive season. The RTX 3060 Ti is the most affordable entry into its Ampere-powered generation of GPUs, bringing with it the suite of software enhancements that have made Nvidia's hardware so enticing.Nvidia is positioning the RTX 3060 Ti not only as the perfect companion for high frame rate gaming at 1080p and 1440p, but also a decent upgrade for anyone on last genera
  • Doom Eternal Is Finally Coming To Xbox Game Pass PC

    Doom Eternal Is Finally Coming To Xbox Game Pass PC
    Back in September, the Xbox Game Pass Twitter account playfully teased adding the brutal first-person shooter Doom Eternal to its catalog. While console Game Pass players have had access to the sequel since October, PC Game Pass users have been waiting for its release for months. Now, we know that the game will come to the PC service on December 3.To be clear, Doom Eternal on Game Pass is the base campaign, meaning it does not include the game's DLC episodes, including the already-released The A
  • Classic Super Mario All-Stars Theme Coming To Tetris 99 This Week

    Classic Super Mario All-Stars Theme Coming To Tetris 99 This Week
    Nintendo's Super Mario 35th anniversary celebration continues this week with a new event in Tetris 99. The online puzzler's 18th Maximus Cup kicks off on December 3, and this time around, players will have a chance to unlock a theme based on the classic SNES collection Super Mario All-Stars.Like previous Maximus Cups, this week's event is a point-based competition. Players will earn a different amount of points depending on how well they place in a round. If you can amass at least 100 points bef
  • PUBG Corp Merges With Another Company To Form New Studio

    PUBG Corp Merges With Another Company To Form New Studio
    Developer PUBG Corporation, the team responsible for the battle royale PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, has merged with a subsidiary of the PUBG brand to form a brand-new studio.Called PUBG Studio, the team is composed of the PUBG Corporation and Krafton Inc. subsidiaries. The studio will now focus exclusively on the development of its main properties, particularly PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and its mobile counterpart, PUBG Mobile. PUBG Studio is also in charge of expanding the PUBG property in
  • Microsoft Flight Simulator Adds Free VR Support This Month

    Microsoft Flight Simulator Adds Free VR Support This Month
    Microsoft Flight Simulator will receive free virtual reality support in its next update on December 22. VR support was first announced in July, with developer Asobo originally aiming to time the release of that content with the launch of HP's Reverb G2 headset and support for other devices coming at a later date.Those plans have changed, as executive producer Martial Bossard confirmed in a Twitch Q&A that VR support will arrive for all PC headsets in Sim Update 2."It will be open to all devi
  • Quibi Streaming Service Is Now Totally Dead

    Quibi Streaming Service Is Now Totally Dead
    With most of us stuck at home in 2020, demand for streaming platforms has surged. But while the likes of Netflix and Shudder enjoyed record subscriber numbers, there was one much-publicized failure. The short form video service Quibi launched in April but struggled to find subscribers, and last month, it was confirmed that it was closing down. The service is now completely unavailable.Anyone hoping to finish watching any of the shows they had been enjoying on Quibi are in for bad news if they lo
  • In Unexpected Crossover, Crash Bandicoot And Coco Play Uncharted

    In Unexpected Crossover, Crash Bandicoot And Coco Play Uncharted
    Crash Bandicoot's unlikely career renaissance continues unabated. The former mascot's Twitter account posted an amusing video of Crash and his sister Coco playing Uncharted 4: A Thief's End. This is presumably a reference to the fact that Uncharted developer Naughty Dog first became a household name thanks to the Crash series.Great to see friends helping friends this Holiday Season! 😉 @Naughty_Dog @PlayStation pic.twitter.com/seihSOEEZR— Crash Bandicoot (@CrashBandicoot) November 3
  • PixelJunk Eden 2 Coming Very Soon

    PixelJunk Eden 2 Coming Very Soon
    PixelJunk Eden 2 hasn't received much attention since it was casually announced during a Nintendo Direct, but now the game appears closer than we realized. According to Nintendo UK, the sequel to Q-Games' 2008 game is coming on December 10.The release date was dropped on the Nintendo UK site. The Nintendo of America site still lists Eden 2 with a more general "Fall 2020" release date. (Technically, winter begins on December 21 in the northern hemisphere.)When it was announced, Q-Games said you'd
  • Ubisoft Responds To PS5 Upgrade Issue Affecting Watch Dogs Legion, Assassin's Creed Valhalla

    Ubisoft Responds To PS5 Upgrade Issue Affecting Watch Dogs Legion, Assassin's Creed Valhalla
    It's been almost two weeks since the PlayStation 5 launched in the UK, and many Ubisoft game owners are still unable to upgrade their PS4 copies of Watch Dogs: Legion and Assassin's Creed Valhalla to their respective PS5 versions.The issue is only affecting those who own physical copies of either game, with the PlayStation Store failing to offer the free upgrade option when inserting a disc--despite the free upgrade path featuring prominently on the front cover of both games. Fan uproar has grad
  • Black Mirror Creator Is Making A Mockumentary About 2020 For Netflix

    Black Mirror Creator Is Making A Mockumentary About 2020 For Netflix
    Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror is one of Netflix's big sci-fi shows, but season six is probably a while away yet. Back in May, Brooker said that he was working on other things, but wouldn't give more details--and now, one of the actors involved in a project he's working on has spilled the beans.In an interview with Vulture, Hugh Grant has revealed that he's filming something for Brooker's next project, a mockumentary about 2020. Grant says that he'll be playing "a historian who’s being int
  • The Xbox Series X/S Is A Surprisingly Good System For PS2 Emulation

    The Xbox Series X/S Is A Surprisingly Good System For PS2 Emulation
    The PlayStation 2 is the best-selling console of all time, but many of its best games are now much harder to access, partly because of a lack of backwards-compatibility with modern systems, and partly because the system is notoriously difficult to emulate. But as it turns out, Microsoft's new, cheaper system does a pretty good job of it.As VG247 reports, the Xbox Series S has a feature called "Developer Mode," and when it's active it's possible to run RetroArch emulation on Microsoft's $299 cons
  • Peter Dinklage To Star In Toxic Avenger Reboot

    Peter Dinklage To Star In Toxic Avenger Reboot
    Peter Dinklage has played both an evil scientist and a Norse blacksmith in Marvel movies, but he's never been the hero in a superhero movie. Now, the actor best known for playing Tyrion Lannister in Game of Thrones has found his superhero picture: The Toxic Avenger.Dinklage will star in Legendary's Toxic Avenger film, according to a report from Deadline. The original 1984 film, produced by Troma Entertainment and co-directed by founders Lloyd Kaufman and Michael Herz, sports Troma's trademark lo
  • Tetris Effect: Connected Review

    Tetris Effect: Connected Review
    In 2018, Tetris Effect's mesmerizing sounds and sights heightened the classic game's aesthetically pleasing properties and its ability to consume our attention to almost therapeutic levels, reinvigorating our appreciation for one of gaming's oldest obsessions. But even as former GameSpot editor Peter Brown proclaimed Tetris "better than ever" in Tetris Effect, he noted it "sadly" did not apply its wondrous approach to multiplayer. Two years later, Tetris Effect: Connected--an updated re-release
  • The Mandalorian Season 2 Episode 5: Easter Eggs & Things You Missed from "The Jedi"

    The Mandalorian Season 2 Episode 5: Easter Eggs & Things You Missed from "The Jedi"
    Here are 13 Easter Eggs and Star Wars references you might have missed from "Chapter 13: The Jedi".
  • Nintendo Switch Update 11.0.0 Adds Switch Online Hub, Better Cloud Saves, Easier Screenshot Transfers, And More

    Nintendo Switch Update 11.0.0 Adds Switch Online Hub, Better Cloud Saves, Easier Screenshot Transfers, And More
    Nintendo Switch update 11.0.0 is here, and the latest numbered update makes some big additions. The main one is the addition of a Nintendo Switch Online hub on the main page, but there's plenty of other stuff to dig into.The new "Nintendo Switch Online" hub button appears on the home screen next to News, and it collects together all of Online's functions and services into one place. This includes a list of smartphone apps, online games, current tournaments, an archive of NES and SNES titles arra
  • Halo Infinite: They Used A Wolverine, A Dog, And Original Xbox To Capture Sounds For The Game

    Halo Infinite: They Used A Wolverine, A Dog, And Original Xbox To Capture Sounds For The Game
    Halo Infinite has been delayed to 2021, but Microsoft is still rolling ahead with news and previews of the sci-fi FPS. The latest special look at the game comes in the form of an "audio field recordings" video that shows off how the audio team went about capturing various sounds.Most of the sequences in this video were released earlier, but this is a "supercut" video that puts them all together in one place. In the video, you'll see how the team used everything from an original Xbox to a staffer
  • Deadly Premonition Director's Next Game, The Good Life, Announces New Publisher With A Trailer

    Deadly Premonition Director's Next Game, The Good Life, Announces New Publisher With A Trailer
    The Good Life, the next game from Deadly Premonition director Hidetaka "Swery65" Suehiro, has picked up a publisher. The game, about New York photographer Naomi Hayward and her move to the mysterious town of Rainy Woods, is due to release in Summer 2021.The Good Life will be published by The Irregular Corporation, the publisher of Murder by Numbers and PC Building Simulator. The game is being developer by Suehiro's White Owls Inc. team, and is the result of a successful Kickstarter campaign.The
  • Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Patch Notes Reveal Weapon XP Changes (November 30)

    Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Patch Notes Reveal Weapon XP Changes (November 30)
    The newest patch for Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War has arrived, and the big-ticket change is a tweak to how fast you'll earn weapon XP.Across multiplayer and Zombies, Treyarch has increased the earn rates for weapon XP. With the update applied, players should now level up their weapons faster than before, allowing them to unlock new gear and attachments at a quicker pace.The update also fixes an XP-related problem with the Zombies mode that caused the game to not pay out enough XP in solo mat
  • The Queen's Gambit Has Driven A Huge Increase In Chess Sales

    The Queen's Gambit Has Driven A Huge Increase In Chess Sales
    The Queen's Gambit, a recent Netflix miniseries about the rise of fictional chess prodigy Beth Harmon (played by Anna Taylor-Joy), has been a huge success for the streaming giant, scoring the biggest debut ever for a scripted limited series. The ripples of this success spread much further, though--chess itself has greatly benefited.A recent report from NPD states that chess-related sales have spiked since the show debuted in October. In the 21 days following the show's release, chess set sales i
  • The Walking Dead Boss Talks About Competing With HBO's Last Of Us TV Show

    The Walking Dead Boss Talks About Competing With HBO's Last Of Us TV Show
    HBO recently greenlit the Last of Us TV show, meaning it might enter production relatively soon. An official release date for the program has not been announced yet, but people are guessing that it may debut around the time that another show with zombies--The Walking Dead--airs its 11th and final season in 2022.Scott Gimple, the head of content for The Walking Dead at AMC, said in a new interview with Insider that he's not worried about potentially competing with The Last of Us. "I think there's

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