‘The Binding of Isaac: Four Souls’ Is Injecting A Lot Of Fun Into Kickstarting A Game

Adopting a cat. Sending in fan art. Getting your parents to play The Binding of Isaac. Taking pictures in the bathroom. Stretch goals where you can put your name on a tombstone on Edmund McMillen’s lawn. Drawing pictures of the developer nude. The Kickstarter for The Binding of Isaac: Four Souls, a card game built […]

MLS player Adama Diomande ‘racially abused’ during Los Angeles v Portland game

MLS player Adama Diomande says he was racially abused while playing for Los Angeles FC against Portland Timbers in the US Open Cup on Wednesday. Diomande, who has formerly played at Hull City in England, claimed he was called the n-word in the 3-2 victory against Portland, adding it was the first time he had […]

Escape A Moody Maze Of Rooms In Horror Game Beherit

Beherit is a dark freeware horror game, set in dim and moody halls lit by your flashlight and where deadly evils lurk. Especially those twitchy mannequins watching from the shadows. Beherit begins in mystery, as you find yourself trapped in an endlessly growing network of halls, doors, and rooms. Your only hope is discovering the […]

A ‘Game of Thrones’ star teased a new season 8 scene — and fans are hoping this confirms an epic theory

HBO “Game of Thrones” actor Hapthór Björnsson (The Mountain) has fans hyped. In an Instagram Q&A, Björnsson said his favorite scene is happening on season eight. For many hoping the fan theory “Cleganebowl” comes true, this could be a good sign.  Cleganebowl posits that the Clegane brothers — The Hound and The Mountain — will fight to […]

Altiplano review: A brain-tickling board game about… alpacas

Enlarge Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. Altiplano—or, as it is affectionately known ’round these parts, “the llama game”—displays a hobby in rude creative health. As you’d expect from noted German designer Reiner Stockhausen, the game is a formidable packet of innovative […]

Your Voice Brings Clarity, But Also Danger, In Microphone-Based Horror Game ‘Stifled’

Stifled requires you use a microphone to see in the darkness, using the sound of your voice out into the world to make it visible. Through this form of echolocation, you’ll be able to explore the game’s pitch-black areas, but you’ll also be getting the attention of things lurking in the shadows, coaxing them ever […]

Game of Thrones season 8 news: Sansa Stark star Sophie Turner reveals finale DEATH

Many of the Game of Thrones stars have revealed they have finished filming on the HBO series. And Sophie Turner – who plays Sansa Stark – is one of the many who have wrapped.  The actress, 22, even got a tattoo of a direwolf to mark the occasion. Now the star has opened up on […]

England players prepare for World Cup semi-final with bizarre rubber chicken training game

Gareth Southgate’s side play in the biggest game of their lives on Wednesday night when they face Croatia for a place in the World Cup final. And Southgate had his England players warming up for today’s training session by playing a possession game of ‘keep the chicken’. Harry Kane and co can be seen throwing […]

THQ Nordic buys Germany’s mobile game maker HandyGames

THQ Nordic said it has acquired German developer and publisher HandyGames for an undisclosed price. The Vienna, Austria-based publisher THQ Nordic, which in February acquired Koch Media and its Deep Silver division, will gain control of HandyGames and its game properties. But the Giebelstadt, Germany-based company will retain its existing managemen…Read More

Strange things keep happening in ‘Fortnite’ and events in the video game have started to invade the real world

Ben Gilbert / Business Insider The creators of “Fortnite: Battle Royale” are known for keeping players on their toes with weekly — and sometimes daily — additions to the game, including new items, limited-time game modes, and fun and interesting challenges. In lieu of simply announcing what the newest addition to the game will be, the […]