Book reviews: The Only Girl, The Accidental Further Adventures Of The Hundred-Year-old Man

MEMORABLE: Author Robin Green worked with the legendary photographer Annie Leibovitz, right (Image: HASSELBLAD X1D/MARC POKEMPNER) For example, Sylvia Patterson’s I’m Not With The Band featured not only her fantastic pop reminiscences but also her relationship with her alcoholic mother. In The Only Girl, Robin Green not only recalls her entertaining memories of working on […]

Bikes, backpacks and breast pumps: The realities of adventures after kids

Kristin Kent September 3, 2018 Share this article After her own existential crisis following an adventure gone awry, new mother Kristin Kent reached out to other mothers to find out how they got back on their proverbial (and literal) bikes. I had an existential crisis on a fat bike. After 10 months of caring for […]

Adventures in Advertising: I Love What You Do for Me, Chuck – Let’s Go Places

If it wasn’t for celebrity ad appearances, I wouldn’t know that Jim Rockford James Garner thinks the Mazda 626 is a great buy, or that Twilight Zone creator Rod Serling chooses the Ford LTD over all other domestic two-door hardtops, simply for the cabin noise level. Meanwhile, red-blooded males across America still can’t shake those […]

‘Hero-U: Rogue To Redemption’ Offers Pun-Filled Adventures And Thrilling Fights

Common thief Shawn O’Connor finds himself caught between a rock and a hard place: it’s either go to jail for that break-in he just committed or – gasp! – join the Hero University to turn his life around. And this is how Shawn ends up in rogue class to learn how to, uh, steal like […]

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: First Poster Puts Salem Front and Center

Something wicked cool this way comes. The first poster for Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina was released on Tuesday — courtesy of series creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa — and it finds the show’s titular spell caster (played by Mad Men‘s Kiernan Shipka) cozying up to her familiar Salem (whose voice actor has not yet been announced). Based on […]

Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit world premiere: Life Is Strange, but not

Enlarge (credit: Square-Enix) LOS ANGELES—French game development studio Dontnod Entertainment didn’t make waves with its first big triple-A release, Remember Me. It took scaling down the scope of its projects to achieve real success. That success came with critically acclaimed adventure game Life is Strange, which we at Ars liked quite a bit. Dontnod and publisher Square-Enix […]

TPG Adventures: Gin & Tonic Tea Time Aboard a London Double Decker Bus

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‘Terraria’ developer cancels the sandbox adventure’s sequel

Terraria made quite a splash when it launched in 2011, that its creators ended up releasing it on Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4, PS Vita, Wii U and even on mobile platforms. The 2D sandbox action-adventure title was so warmly received that indie developer Re-Logic announced that it’s working on a sequel three years […]

‘Rick and Morty’ Gets a Wild Australian Remix in Adult Swim’s ‘Bushworld Adventures’ Animated Short

Last year on April Fool’s Day, the ultimate Adult Swim joke came in the form of a surprise season premiere of the third season of Rick and Morty. This year, it seemed unlikely that a surprise fourth season premiere would happen, especially with the trouble behind the scenes in getting an official order for the […]