• Harvard admissions didn’t discriminate against Asian-Americans, appeals court finds

    Harvard admissions didn’t discriminate against Asian-Americans, appeals court finds
    Affirmative action narrowly survived in the Supreme Court last time around, but that was before the Trump administration appointed three justices
  • Spoon-Bending Magician Uri Geller Gives Nintendo Permission To Make Kadabra Pokemon Cards Again

    Spoon-Bending Magician Uri Geller Gives Nintendo Permission To Make Kadabra Pokemon Cards Again
    After a 20-year legal dispute, magician and spoon-bending illusionist Uri Geller has given Nintendo permission to once again use Kadabra on Pokemon cards. The self-proclaimed psychic's dispute with Nintendo began in 2000 when he sued the company, alleging that his name and signature spoon-bending act had been stolen and used in the creation of a Pokemon that vilified him."I want to tell the world before the start of the holiday season that I have nothing whatsoever to do with these violent chara
  • Top 007 Things We Want From The IO Interactive Bond Game

    Top 007 Things We Want From The IO Interactive Bond Game
    With IO Interactive taking on the next James Bond game, we list the things we'd like to see most from the Hitman developer's upcoming 'Project 007'.
  • Amateur Developer Has Remade The Worst Legend Of Zelda Games

    Amateur Developer Has Remade The Worst Legend Of Zelda Games
    One amateur game developer has decided to give two of the most notoriously terrible Legend of Zelda games a second chance, remaking Link: The Faces of Evil and Zelda: The Wand of Gamelon for a new audience, as reported by Eurogamer.Originally developed by Animation Magic and released on the CD-i console in 1993, Faces of Evil and Wand of Gamelon are considered to be the worst Legend of Zelda games in the entire series thanks to the frustrating gameplay and unintentionally terrifying animated cut
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  • Paper Mario: The Origami King Is $10 Off At Amazon For Black Friday

    Paper Mario: The Origami King Is $10 Off At Amazon For Black Friday
    While we've seen quite a few doorbuster Nintendo Switch game deals for Black Friday, discounts on 2020 exclusives have been less common. Over the past day or so, however, retailers have started to offer modest deals on recent releases such as Super Mario 3D All-Stars and Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity (this deal has sadly ended, though). And now you can also save on Paper Mario: The Origami King at Amazon. Normally $60, the charming role-playing game is down to $50 for a limited time.As with m
  • This Awesome Zelda Art Book Is 50% Off At Amazon For Black Friday

    This Awesome Zelda Art Book Is 50% Off At Amazon For Black Friday
    The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild remains one of the best Nintendo Switch games, even though it launched the same day as the console. If you're a big Breath of the Wild fan who can't wait for its upcoming sequel, Amazon has a great Black Friday deal on the wonderful official art book. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Creating a Champion is on sale for nearly 50% off, and this also happens to be the deluxe Hero's edition. Breath of the Wild Creating a Champion Hero Edition $52.48 (
  • Black Friday Flash Deal: Persona 4 Golden (Steam) For Its Best Price Yet

    Black Friday Flash Deal: Persona 4 Golden (Steam) For Its Best Price Yet
    Persona 4 Golden is one of the most beloved RPGs of its era, but many fans of the series didn't get to play it back when it was a PlayStation Vita-exclusive. Today, the Steam version of Persona 4 Golden is only $12.79 at Fanatical. However, this is a one-day-only flash deal, and less than 24 hours remain to claim it.For comparison, Persona 4 Golden is usually priced at $20 on Steam, but it's currently discounted to $16 in Steam's Black Friday sale. Purchasing the game at Fanatical will get you a
  • Marvel's Avengers Sold Below Expectations, Square Enix Confirms

    Marvel's Avengers Sold Below Expectations, Square Enix Confirms
    Over the past few days, rumors have circulated around the gaming industry that Marvel's Avengers sold well below Square Enix's expectations, which led to a disappointing financial quarter for the publisher. Now, an official transcript of a Square Enix investor briefing confirms that the game underperformed, which resulted in the publisher's HD Games division posting an overall loss."The HD Games sub-segment posted an operating loss as initial sales of Marvel’s Avengers were lower than we h
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  • Snag This Black Friday Deal Before You Shop The Switch eShop Sale

    Snag This Black Friday Deal Before You Shop The Switch eShop Sale
    The Black Friday deals keep rolling in as the weekend progresses, and the latest deal available at Amazon should be of interest to those browsing the Black Friday Nintendo eShop or Xbox Live sales. Though those sales are offering steep discounts on some great digital games, you can save even more money if you take advantage of a Black Friday deal on gift cards. Right now, Nintendo eShop gift cards and Xbox gift cards are available for 10% off at Amazon. (For those who prefer to shop at Best Buy,
  • Firearms Expert Reacts To Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare’s Guns

    Firearms Expert Reacts To Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare’s Guns
    Jonathan Ferguson, a weapons expert and Keeper of Firearms & Artillery at the Royal Armouries, breaks down the iconic weaponry of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2019, including the SIG MCX assault rifle, the Uzi submachine gun, the Dragunov sniper rifle, and a silenced Desert Eagle. Yes, you read that right.
  • PS5 Players Who Sell PS Plus Collection Access Could Get Banned

    PS5 Players Who Sell PS Plus Collection Access Could Get Banned
    The PlayStation Plus Collection gives PS5 owners access to some of the biggest PS4 games as part of their standard PS Plus subscription, but you cannot claim the games via PS4. That led to a market of PS5 owners offering to sell access to these games via temporary guest logins on their console, but it appears this practice is resulting in bans. Here's how it works in a nutshell:PS5 owner offers to claim PS Plus Collection games for a PS4 owner.PS4 owner gives them their login details so the PS5
  • Assassin's Creed Valhalla Players Are Making Easy Opals By Killing Dummies

    Assassin's Creed Valhalla Players Are Making Easy Opals By Killing Dummies
    Assassin's Creed Valhalla features a dynamic world to explore, filled with all manner of danger and mystery. If you're looking to start a fight and make some coin in the process, the Thousand Eyes merchants are happy to hand out contracts that will reward players with Opals that can be used to buy rare gear and exotic cosmetics.Many of these contracts revolve around a simple formula of being sent to assassinate an unlucky target: one who is usually near your location. A new bug around these cont
  • New On HBO Max In December 2020: Wonder Woman 1984 Arrives, Batman Leaves

    New On HBO Max In December 2020: Wonder Woman 1984 Arrives, Batman Leaves
    Easy come, easy go. That's the motto anyone who watches streaming services should keep in mind, because shows and movies are leaving services just as often as they appear. And that makes sense for an independent service like Netflix or a multi-studio service like Hulu. Warner Bros., on the other hand, owns HBO Max as well as most, if not all, of the titles available on it. That includes the list below of new titles joining and leaving HBO Max in December.We can't help but wonder, then, why so ma
  • The Division 2 Update 12 Now Live On PC PTS, Full Patch Notes Detailed

    The Division 2 Update 12 Now Live On PC PTS, Full Patch Notes Detailed
    Ubisoft has opened up Phase 2 of Title Update 12 for The Division 2 on the PC Public Test Server until Wednesday, December 2. The new phase will bring about a number of changes, including buffing some weapons and addressing bugs. Check out the patch notes below.The PDR assault rifle saw a damage buff to make it a competitive option when stacked against other assault rifles. The Exotics Bighorn and Capacitor have had their magazines increased, while the Exotic Scorpio saw some PvE and PvP debuffs
  • Apex Legends Glitch Lets You Lob Vehicles Across The Map

    Apex Legends Glitch Lets You Lob Vehicles Across The Map
    Apex Legends recently added a lot of new content to the game to accompany the launch of Season 7, including the gravity-defying new Legend Horizon and a fresh map in the airborne city of Olympus. While Olympus is certainly focused on verticality, players have figured out a new way to take advantage of the map's exclusive vehicles in the form of a glitch that launches them across the map.To be clear, this glitch seems to have dubious tactical value, since you have relatively little control of the
  • Oculus Quest 2 Black Friday Sale: Get Superhot VR, Moss, And Tetris Effect For Less

    Oculus Quest 2 Black Friday Sale: Get Superhot VR, Moss, And Tetris Effect For Less
    Black Friday is in full swing, and if you're feeling sluggish after yesterday's big meal, you might be looking for some new VR games to help you get up and moving again. Thankfully, Oculus has you covered with its Black Friday sale, which has brought deep discounts on titles for the new Oculus Quest 2 as well as the Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift S. And while the Oculus Quest 2 isn't discounted for Black Friday, it's back in stock at Amazon and a few other stores like Walmart and Best Buy.Oculus Q
  • Bungie Cancels Destiny 2's Trials Of Osiris Again

    Bungie Cancels Destiny 2's Trials Of Osiris Again
    If you were looking forward to taking part in Destiny 2's Trials of Osiris this week, Bungie has some bad news for you. The multiplayer tournament is again postponed, thanks to some unnamed issue Bungie discovered with the mode.Bungie said on Twitter that the weekend Trials of Osiris mode wouldn't go live as planned today, November 27. The tweet says also says that Bungie isn't sure exactly when Trials will come back to the game.Due to a recently discovered issue, Trials of Osiris has been disab
  • Godzilla vs Kong: Everything We Know About The Upcoming Monster Movie

    Godzilla vs Kong: Everything We Know About The Upcoming Monster Movie
    Two of the most famous movie monsters of all time are getting ready to throw down in 2021. Godzilla vs Kong is the fourth movie in Legendary Picture’s MonsterVerse, a franchise of big monster movies that kicked off with 2014's Godzilla, and was followed by 2017's Kong: Skull Island and 2019's Godzilla: King of the Monsters.Of course, both Godzilla and King Kong have been around for a lot longer than seven years. The fearsome giant ape Kong first appeared way back in 1933, in the classic m
  • Destiny 2: Where Is Xur This Week? Exotic Items / Location Guide (Nov. 27-Dec. 1)

    Destiny 2: Where Is Xur This Week? Exotic Items / Location Guide (Nov. 27-Dec. 1)
    You've still got a few days to defeat the Deep Stone Crypt in Destiny 2 and its new expansion, Beyond Light. Finishing the raid by December 1 will earn you the right to buy an exclusive, custom raid jacket from the Bungie store--if that's your thing. To help you take down the raid, Xur is back in the solar system this weekend with a new batch of Exotics to sell. Head to The Tower, to Hangar area, to find Xur this week. For his weapon, Xur is offering Hard Light. Hunters can pick up the Khepri's
  • Black Friday 2020: $3 Funko Pops Plus B2G1 Free Deal At GameStop

    Black Friday 2020: $3 Funko Pops Plus B2G1 Free Deal At GameStop
    It's Black Friday, which means it's time to stock up on everything from deeply discounted games over on Steam to the Blu-rays you've been searching for to complete your collection at a steal. Major retailers like Walmart, Target, and Best Buy are all getting in on the price-slashing action. But games and electronics aren't the only things having their prices slashed. GameStop is currently running a sale on Funko Pops--and it's one you won't want to miss. Pops that were priced at $9 have been bro
  • Amazon Black Friday Card Game Sale Is Live: Cards Against Humanity, Exploding Kittens, And More

    Amazon Black Friday Card Game Sale Is Live: Cards Against Humanity, Exploding Kittens, And More
    Since everyone is still stuck at home due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Amazon is hosting a Black Friday sale on card and tabletop games. This is a great opportunity to pick up some new games to play with the family or with friends over the holidays while we're all stuck indoors.The sale, which ends today at around midnight your local time, features huge discounts on family games like Cards Against Humanity and Exploding Kittens, two very popular card games. This includes the main Explodi
  • Microsoft Flight Simulator's Next World Update Focuses On The UK

    Microsoft Flight Simulator's Next World Update Focuses On The UK
    Microsoft Flight Simulator developer Asobo Studios has revealed plans to tweak the United Kingdom in its next World Update for the flight sim. Japan was the first area to receive a new lick of paint back in September, while a number of new airports and points of interest were added to the USA earlier this week.In a recent Twitch stream, Asobo laid out its roadmap for future updates, and the UK is next on the list with World Update 3 due out on January 28. The British Isles are set to be spruced
  • Cyberpunk 2077's DLC Will Be Revealed After Launch

    Cyberpunk 2077's DLC Will Be Revealed After Launch
    Cyberpunk 2077 is nearly upon us. After an exceedingly long wait--elongated by numerous delays--CD Projekt Red's ambitious RPG is set to launch on December 10. While we're busy tucking into our first playthrough after launch, however, the Polish developer has plans to reveal more details about the game's upcoming DLC.CD Projekt Red president Adam Kiciński announced the news in a recent third-quarter earnings call (transcribed by Seeking Alpha). The initial plan was to announce the game's DL
  • Heroes Of The Storm Adds New Hero To Public Test Server

    Heroes Of The Storm Adds New Hero To Public Test Server
    Heroes of the Storm's public test realm has a new update, and it brings some major changes to Blizzard's MOBA, including a new character, the removal of a key item, and several major balance shifts. That new character is Hogger Terror of Elwynn, a character from World of Warcraft that has long been rumored as a potential addition to the game.Since these patch notes reflect the current state of the game's public test realm, it's important to note that they are subject to change in their final imp
  • How Cyberpunk 2077 Cross-Saves Work On PS5 And Xbox Series X/S

    How Cyberpunk 2077 Cross-Saves Work On  PS5 And Xbox Series X/S
    Developer CD Projekt Red has outlined the way Cyberpunk 2077 players on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One can transfer their saves to their respective next-gen consoles.PlayStation 4 and Xbox One players who upgrade to the next-gen system in their respective console family can pick up their Cyberpunk 2077 save file on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series S / Series X from where they left off when the game drops on December 10. As you'd expect, the process of transferring saves from one console to the other is
  • 10 Minutes Of Brand-New Immortals: Fenyx Rising Gameplay

    10 Minutes Of Brand-New Immortals: Fenyx Rising Gameplay
    Check out 10 minutes of brand new Immortals: Fenyx Rising gameplay, where wefight the legendary Lieutenant Briareos before embarking on the Life & Death Quest line.
  • People Are Camping Outside GameStop For A Chance To Buy A PS5 Or Xbox Series X

    People Are Camping Outside GameStop For A Chance To Buy A PS5 Or Xbox Series X
    One of the most sought-after items this festive season could be a next-gen console, as stock of the PlayStation 5 and the Xbox Series X has been extremely limited.From online retailers the consoles have sold out almost instantly, but physical stock available at GameStop stores did arrive in time for Black Friday. The only way to guarantee a purchase of one of the new consoles was to wait in line early, and for some dedicated gamers that meant securing their spot several hours -- and in some case
  • Unto The End Is Launching on Xbox Game Pass in December

    Unto The End Is Launching on Xbox Game Pass in December
    Unto the End, a cinematic 2D platformer about a father's desperate journey home, is coming to Xbox Game Pass on PC and Xbox One. Published by Big Sugar and developed by 2 Ton Studios, Unto the End is set to hit PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Stadia on December 9, with the Nintendo Switch version launching a little later on December 17.According to the game's press release and Steam page, Unto the End's one-of-a-kind combat is focused on skill and mastery, as you embark on a challenging adventur
  • Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Gets Black Friday Deal For Xbox Series X

    Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Gets Black Friday Deal For Xbox Series X
    Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War is the latest installment of Activision's flagship FPS franchise. It features a brand-new campaign, suite of multiplayer modes, and the iconic Zombies co-op mode. The Xbox Series X/Xbox One Cross-Gen Bundle of Black Ops Cold War is on sale for $60 this Black Friday at Newegg. This is the first deal we've seen since the game launched earlier this month.Newegg's deal knocks $10 off the price of the Cross-Gen Bundle. This deal is only available for the digital versi
  • MechWarrior 5 Steam Release Delayed To 2021 To Avoid Cyberpunk 2077 Clash

    MechWarrior 5 Steam Release Delayed To 2021 To Avoid Cyberpunk 2077 Clash
    Originally an Epic Games Store timed exclusive, Mechwarrior 5: Mercenaries would have been available on other PC digital distribution platforms from December 10, but developer Piranha Games has decided to delay the game's launch to 2021.The date coincides with possibly the biggest game of 2020, Cyberpunk 2077, and the studio has admitted that it doesn't want its own release eclipsed by developer CD Projekt Red's long-in-development game."Any developer wants their titles to get as much attention

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