Stranger Things Season 3 Teaser Invites You To The Mall

It feels like Stranger Things' second season just came out, but Netflix is already teasing the third season with a commercial for Hawkins' Starcourt mall. The commercial is about as 1980s as you can get, complete with nostalgia of

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This Prime Day Sale Is Chock Full of PC Gaming Gear

PC Gaming Prime Day Sale | AmazonWere you waiting for Prime Day to invest in a new gaming PC? If so, your patience seems to have paid off. A whole bunch of laptops, desktops, and accessories from MSI, Alienware, LG,

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Nathan Fillion Tells Us How That Great Uncharted Fan Film Happened

How did Nathan Fillion wind up playing Nathan Drake in an Uncharted fan-film? And who really voiced Cayde-6 during that E3 trailer? On a bonus episode of Kotaku Splitscreen, we discuss.Speaking on Splitscreen this afternoon to promote the excellent Unc...

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Watch This Modified Porsche 911 Hooning Its Heart Out in a Tony Hawk Pro Skater 4 Tribute

Say you’re a fan of hooning modified Porsche 911s. You have an abandoned Air Force base available to you. And you just really, really loved Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 4. What do you do?Well, you hoon the shit out of

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Surprisingly Enough, Prime Day Includes a Couple Nintendo Switch Deals

Nintendo Switch + 64GB MicroSD Card + $20 eShop Gift Card | $300 | AmazonNintendo Switch + Game of Your Choice | $322-$329 | WalmartUpdate: Going in and out of stock, if you missed it earlier. Walmart is competing with

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Ubisoft Announces Hungry Shark World For PS4, Xbox One, And Switch Available Tomorrow

Ubisoft has revealed that mobile title Hungry Shark World will be coming to consoles on July 17 after 500 million downloads on mobile. The Shark series, created by Ubisoft studio Future Games of London, has had multiple games on mobile

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An update on our colleague Mike Fahey: Mike is now home and acclimating to a future of having to use

An update on our colleague Mike Fahey: Mike is now home and acclimating to a future of having to use a wheelchair. He’s exploring options for a van he could ride in or even drive with hand controls. They’re expensive,

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How to Make Your Laptop Setup as Comfortable as a Desktop 

Unhunch your back at the coffeeshop.Laptops are uncomfortable. But you can fix that if you’re willing to look just a little weird. The key is in the just a little. Today Wall Street Journal tech columnist Christopher Mims tweeted

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New Gameplay Today – Destiny 2: Forsaken’s Second Campaign Mission

In a summer crossover event that should please fans of both Destiny 2 and New Gameplay Today, the latest episode of NGT is also part of our month of Destiny 2: Forsaken coverage! This means we get to

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Darling In The Franxx Doesn’t Make Good On Its Promises

Darling in the Franxx is a show about children fighting monsters in giant robots, but through its 24 episodes, it undergoes a metamorphosis from teen melodrama with mecha to a galactic-scale conflict. This transition isn’t very smooth, however, and by

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Mega Man X Collection Introduces Easy Mode

Getting through the Mega Man X games, especially some of the later ones, can be fairly difficult. If you're someone who gets frustrated by one-hit kills, bosses that seem to track you when short-hopping and take out half

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Contest Winners Use Labo To Turn Switch Into A Zelda Piano

The standard Nintendo Labo kits include designs like robot arms, mini pianos, and fishing rods, but some players have been able to use the raw materials to create other stuff, like this steering wheel for a motorized wheelchair. Over the

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Fortnite’s Motion Controls On Switch Are Finicky, But Not Impossible To Use

During E3 in June, Fortnite released on Switch, and it's a solid port. After spending time with it, however, I wondered how it would play with the aid (or hindrance, depending who you ask) of motion controls. Realistically I don’t know

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Amazon Workers in Europe Strike During Prime Day Crunch

Thousands of Amazon workers in Europe seeking better conditions and pay are engaged in a coordinated strike meant to coincide with Prime Day, the company’s invented shopping holiday.News of a strike began circulating last week, as workers at a San

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Glitched Half-Life Speedrun Teleports Through The Game In Under Seven Minutes

A team of speedrunners have annihilated Half-Life, crafting a speedrun that uses a strange teleportation glitch to finish the game in a little over six minutes.The run was performed by members of the SourceRuns community, which is dedicated to hosting

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Those Shadows Have A Mind Of Their Own

Despite the unfortunate name, GTFO is filling an interesting niche in the co-op shooter sphere. Left 4 Dead-style horde waves, but with an Aliens aesthetic and – according to this trailer – disconcerting enemies.  GTFO comes from the developers of

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This 4TB External Hard Drive Is Just $96 For Prime Members

WD My Passport 4TB External Drive | $96 | AmazonNeed a bunch of extra storage for your PS4, Xbox One, or PC? This 4TB external drive from WD doesn’t require an extra power cord, and it’s marked down to just

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I Want An Akira Video Game

30 years ago today, the film adaptation of the manga, Akira, released in theaters in Japan. The legacy of both the film and the manga are important and far-reaching, both in the broader science-fiction landscape, and the cultural acceptance of

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The PS1 Strategy Game That Nails Robotic Destruction

In Front Mission 3’s 18th battle, I’m on a naval base facing down two giant walking artillery cannons, four Gundam-like mechs, and an apache helicopter. It isn’t the most challenging tactical role-playing game from the PS1 era, but like lots

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14-Minute Uncharted Fan Film Stars Nathan Fillion And You Can Watch It Right Here

For years, Nathan Fillion has been on the lips of many Uncharted fans when it comes to answering the question, just who would play Nathan Drake? The premise of Fillion, who gained fame playing Captain Mal in Firefly

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Nathan Fillion Made An Uncharted Fan-Film, And It’s Excellent

The official Uncharted movie may be stuck in development hell forever, but actor Nathan Fillion and his crew have made their own 15-minute cinematic tribute to the iconic action-adventure franchise. It is wonderful.This short fan-film—which I sure hope...

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Take $5 Off Any $20 Book Order From Amazon For Prime Day

$5 Off $20 Book Order | Amazon | Promo code PRIMEBOOKS18. Must be shipped and sold by Amazon.com.One of our favorite recurring Amazon sales is back for Prime Day: $5 off any $20 book order with promo code PRIMEBOOKS18.Just like

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Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood’s Monster Hunter: World Crossover Is Coming In August

Square Enix has announced that the Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood/Monster Hunter: World crossover starts on August 7 as part of Stormblood's Patch 4.36 update. The crossover brings in Rathalos, King of the Skies, as well as special game mechanics

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Welp, Here’s the Best MicroSD Card Deal Ever

SanDisk 128GB MicroSD Card | $24 | Amazon~$30 would be a great price for a 128GB microSD card. $24 though? That’s totally unprecedented. If you need more storage space for your action cam, your new Fire tablet, or a Nintendo

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My Search for the Spirit of Prime Day at an Ariana Grande Concert in a Giant Amazon Box

GIF BROOKLYN, NY—Imagine a place where all the offers are epic, the deals never end, and shipping is always free. A heavenly kingdom where you can click a button and—like magic—the shower head, butt plug, or

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Amazon’s Prime Day Device Deals Started Early, and They’re Unprecedented

Amazon Prime Day Device Discounts | AmazonPrime Day officially kicks off at 3PM ET today, but Amazon went ahead and put their own devices on sale early to kick off the festivities.If you’ve had any Amazon devices on your wishlist,

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