This Week In Trailers: Mega Time Squad, King of Thieves, 7 Days Out, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo, Third Eye Spies

Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising? This week […]

No winners drawn in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing, sending its jackpot soaring over $620 million while Mega Millions is over $1.6 billion

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images There were no winners in Saturday night’s Powerball lottery drawing, putting the jackpot at $ 620 million. No one won the last Mega Millions drawing either, sending its jackpot soaring over $ 1.6 billion. The two jackpots are now worth more than $ 2.2 billion combined. The massive Mega Millions jackpot has […]

The $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot was just drawn — here are the winning numbers

Joe Raedle/Getty Images The $ 1 billion Mega Millions jackpot was just drawn — here are the winning numbers: 15-23-53-65-70 Mega-ball: 7 Shortly after the numbers were drawn, the California State Lottery website crashed.See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: Why horseshoe crab blood is so expensive See Also: The Mega […]

The record-high Mega Millions jackpot is worth nearly $1 billion — here are 3 things you should do if you win

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images The Mega Millions jackpot is at a record-high ahead of Friday night’s drawing: $ 970 million, with a cash payout of $ 548 million. The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are slim, but what should you do if you win the Mega Millions? If you have the winning numbers, don’t […]

Analogue’s Mega Sg sounds like the ultimate Sega Genesis

Analogue, the retro console manufacturer behind the Nt Mini and Super Nt, excellent modern NES and SNES reproductions, is now bringing back a seminal ’90s rival. The company has announced the Mega Sg, a Sega Genesis, Mega Drive and Master System recreation that can play over 2,180 classic cartridges. Unlike other retro console clones, Analogue, […]

Billionaire investor Steve Case says the failure of the 2000 AOL Time Warner mega merger taught him a crucial lesson about execution

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Steve Case is the billionaire founding CEO of AOL and the head of Washington, DC-based venture-capital firm Revolution. In 2000, AOL bought Time Warner for $ 165 billion, making it the largest merger in history at the time. Case left in 2005, correctly predicting it was an unsustainable partnership. He said that […]

Sega’s Mega Drive Mini won’t arrive until 2019

The retro console craze kicked off by Nintendo’s NES and SNES classic systems, with Sony’s miniature PS1 inbound, has proven bountiful for nostalgic gamers keen to relive their 8- to 32-bit glory days. But Sega’s plans to join the rose-tinted celebrations with its own Mega Drive Mini has hit a speed bump. Slated for release […]

A quick word on which versions of Mega Man X Legacy Collection to get—or avoid

Enlarge (credit: Capcom) Today’s launch of the Mega Man X Legacy Collection series is a biggie in the retro-anthology craze. At its best, Capcom’s “X” fork of Mega Man puts a giant exclamation point at the end of the “action-platformer” genre. Basically, if you crave a brutally tough mix of high-speed jumps, pesky enemies, overcharged weapons, […]

Funko is serving up Mega Man and Cuphead cereals

Funko, the company behind all of those miniature character figures via its Pop brand, is making cereals (Funko’s) based on Mega Man and Cuphead. Funko has long created figures based on video game characters. The company is now getting into the actual gaming business, with Microsoft announcing Gears Pop in June at the Electronic Entertainment…Read More