Dealmaster: As Switch sales slow, Nintendo launches a new bundle

Enlarge / The bundle includes the neon red and neon blue Joy-Cons. (credit: Mark Walton) Nintendo has released a new Switch bundle that pairs the popular game console with a $ 35 credit to its eShop digital store. The company announced the bundle last week, but the deal has now become available at various retailers, […]

’90s internet simulator ‘Hypnospace Outlaw’ launches on March 12

The wild west era of the internet is coming back, and you’re tasked with moderating all of the madness. That’s the premise of alternate-reality 1990s internet simulator Hypnospace Outlaw, the latest title from Dropsy creator Jay Tholen. The anticipated game finally has a launch date, set for March 12th. The game will be available through […]

This massive rocket creates a fireball as it launches, and that’s by design

About five seconds before liftoff, fire consumes the Delta IV Heavy rocket cores. [credit: United Launch Alliance ] Anyone who watched the launch of United Launch Alliance’s Delta IV Heavy rocket on Saturday was treated to an up-close view of the liftoff. This vantage point, showing the three-core rocket taking off beneath blue skies, offered […]

Delta Launches Retrofitted 777s With All Four Seat Options

Delta Launches Retrofitted 777s With All Four Seat Options Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not […]

Switch-only ‘Netflix for comics’ launches December 17th

You might not turn to your game console to read comics, but InkyPen is determined to change that. It’s launching a comic subscription on December 17th that’s arriving first for the Nintendo Switch. It will offer “thousands” of indie comics and webcomics (and eventually manga) on the hybrid console for a $ 8 flat rate […]

Brex Launches Travel Portal, Offers 4x Points on All Bookings

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Meet you on the dark side of the moon: China launches historic lunar exploration mission (VIDEO)

China has launched a lunar rover on a historic mission to explore the dark side of the moon, with the potential to make revolutionary discoveries about the possibility of extraplanetary life. Friday’s successful launch sent China’s Chang’e-4 into orbit, scheduled to make an unprecedented touch down on the dark side of the moon in January […]

Epic Games Store launches with extremely limited selection of games

Enlarge / The Epic Games Store logo. (credit: Epic) PC gamers accustomed to the literally thousands of new games that flood Steam every year may be surprised that Epic is launching its recently announced Game Store tonight with just three third-party titles. A small handful more are listed as “coming soon.” As part of tonight’s […]

‘Red Dead Online,’ the online multiplayer mode for ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ launches today as a beta test

“Red Dead Redemption 2” came out on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on October 26, but players have been waiting since release to play “Red Dead Online,” the game’s free multiplayer mode. Rockstar Games originally said “Red Dead Online” would enter public beta in mid-November and has told players to expect some growing pains early on. […]