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Classic Videos: Doomsday Arcade Ep. 09

Classic Videos: Doomsday Arcade Ep. 09 After years of community requests, The Escapist is bringing back some of the community's favorite classic video series.The Escapist has long been known for the wildly popular video series, Zero Punctuation, but our oldest community members remember some of the other killer classic videos.

Fuckbots? In my women? It's more likely than you think

Fuckbots? In my women? It's more likely than you think Third of men, one in five women would havesex with ROBOT.A third of men say they would have sex with a ROBOTOne in three men would be interested in having sex with a robot , if it was technicallypossible and would feel real, a: Harding to a survey by Youkai.

Twitch Plays Real Life Stream Announced

Twitch Plays Real Life Stream Announced Today, an anonymous developer has continued the project by proposing a new game: the game of life.Starting on January 1st, Twitch chat will be able to control the actions of a single person and attempt to navigate him or her through the perils of everyday life.

Hurricane Jose Will be Deported, White House Says

Hurricane Jose Will be Deported, White House Says In a press release from the White House that we forgot about at the bottom of our outbox, FEMA and ICE have revealed that they are working together to deport Hurricane Jose from the United States as soon as it touches down in Florida.Our officials have come together to have a plan before it reaches the coast," said White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, "to quickly apprehend and deport the hurricane back to Mexico.

New game releases - Week of September 24, 2017

New game releases - Week of September 24, 2017 With the holiday season just around the corner, the game industry's shiniest toys are starting to become available for us to play with.This year has already been a powerhouse of stellar titles, all of which will undoubtedly go on sale in anticipation of the coming holidays, we're also staring down the barrel of brand new titles queued up for the coming week.

"Gamers" Are Still Dead, Y'all

"Gamers" Are Still Dead, Y'all See that recent twitter thread about game design tricks to make games better -- filled with gamers 'angry' about 'being lied to.It will always appear to senators and lawyers that our violence is harmful fantasizing rather than just one of many tools in games' storytelling belts.

NYCC: Doomsday Clock Gets Your Watchmen in My DC

NYCC: Doomsday Clock Gets Your Watchmen in My DC Sipping wine and looking at comic book pages blown up and displayed as paintings in an art gallery feels like something out of an Andy Warhol pop art party.But at New York Comic Con what made this scene even more surreal was that these unfinished, dialogue-free, black-and-white pages were in fact the first issue of Doomsday Clock, the controversial upcoming twelve-part DC Comics event finally mashing up the DC Universe with the straight-up literary masterpiece Watchmen.

Walmart shopping app to challenge Amazon by speeding up in-store returns

Walmart shopping app to challenge Amazon by speeding up in-store returns When you consider that nearly a third of items ordered online end up getting returned, ecommerce companies need to ensure that the process of sending something back is as simple and straightforward as possible.Launching in November just as the busy holiday season moves into full swing, shoppers with an unwanted item bought online can hit the app to notify Walmart they no longer want it, and then head straight to the nearest Walmart store to offload it.

Headless Cat Pillow Designed to Calm Owners (But Sort of Freaks Me Out)

Headless Cat Pillow Designed to Calm Owners (But Sort of Freaks Me Out) My cat pees on the sofa, trails food crumbs everywhere, and meows so loudly I think the neighbors are going to call child services.CNET’s Tim Stevens got a hands-on look at the headless feline pillow, and immediately took to it like, well, a cat to a cushion.

NYCC: The Hey Arnold Jungle Movie Makes Us Feel Like Kids Again

NYCC: The Hey Arnold Jungle Movie Makes Us Feel Like Kids Again For that reason, Hey Arnold was a perfect Nickelodeon show.During the Hey Arnold: The Jungle Movie panel at New York Comic Con, creator Craig Bartlett apologized to the packed house of now-grown Nickelodeon fans.

Jodie Foster's 'Black Mirror' episode turns parental control into a nightmare

Jodie Foster's 'Black Mirror' episode turns parental control into a nightmare The trio shared a five-minute clip of the Arkangel episode Foster directed for Black Mirror season 4, and shared a few details about the upcoming season.Last year, the Black Mirror episode Playtest from season 3 world premiered at NYCC 2017.

These "Fried Chicken" Pants Have Japanese Twitter in Stitches

These "Fried Chicken" Pants Have Japanese Twitter in Stitches They look exactly like fried chicken from the back….From the original tweet, people went wild, with one user photoshopping a delicious-looking fried batter texture over the pants.

Why smartphones won’t be replacing action cams anytime soon

Why smartphones won’t be replacing action cams anytime soon In truth, there is not much difference in image quality between smartphones and action cams.In fact, many sensors and image processors found inside action cams are the exact same pairings found tucked inside the latest and greatest smartphones.

NYCC: Archie Comics Expands and Embraces Change

NYCC: Archie Comics Expands and Embraces Change The panel consists of some of the greats from Archie Comics.Co-CEO and Publisher of Archie Comics, Jon L.

Solar Challenge sets sun-powered cars in race across Australia

Solar Challenge sets sun-powered cars in race across Australia Being cooped up inside one of the cars racing in Australia’s biannual World Solar Challenge from Darwin to Adelaide looks like the most uncomfortable experience ever for those behind the wheel.You can imagine the drivers having to be lifted out of the vehicle by a small crane once they cross the finish line, their limbs having seized up somewhere south of Uluru.

NYCC: Stan Against Evil Balances Out Horror with Heart

NYCC: Stan Against Evil Balances Out Horror with Heart If you watched season one, you know it ended with Evie about to be burned at the stake.The remaining four will be the bloody, hilarious monster-of-the-week stuff we got in season one.

NYCC: Nintendo World Championships Is The Best Kind of eSports

NYCC: Nintendo World Championships Is The Best Kind of eSports By the time the 2017 Nintendo World Championships was entering its final stretch, it was clear we wouldn’t be getting any new game announcements.The previous Nintendo World Championships in 2015 were held during E3, which naturally lent itself better to surprise game announcements.

How tech brings Marvel tales to life onstage in ‘Age of Heroes’

How tech brings Marvel tales to life onstage in ‘Age of Heroes’ This year, the band’s all back together for the second edition of Marvel Universe Live: Age of Heroes.More than 25 Marvel characters appear in Marvel Universe Live and the storyline is entirely original, conceived specifically for this tour.

Apple’s iPhone X leads Android manufacturers to embrace facial recognition

Apple’s iPhone X leads Android manufacturers to embrace facial recognition Whether or not you are a fan of Apple, the Cupertino company remains one of the top leaders in the world of smartphones.Some of the recent editions of the iPhone have only featured minor upgrades, but that changed with the reveal of the iPhone X, which featured Face ID.

Attack on Titan Designer Shares Season 3 Cast Sketch

Attack on Titan Designer Shares Season 3 Cast Sketch However, fans that remember the four-year wait between the first and second season are absolutely thrilled they’ll get to catch two seasons of the show in two consecutive years.To put that in perspective, you could have entered High School as a Freshman the day Attack on Titan season one ended and have graduated before season two started.