You’ll have to reinstall ‘Overwatch’ to get its next big update

Blizzard is apparently planning to release a patch for Overwatch so enormous, you can’t download and install it like an ordinary update. A company representative has posted a warning on its forum, telling players to prepare for a massive rollout that will force the client to fully reinstall itself. The rep said it will bring […]

Your brand is ignoring its most captive audience — here’s why podcasts should be the go-to channel for your next ad campaign (KRW)

This is a preview of The Podcast Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. The number of US podcast consumers has more than doubled in the past decade — and there’s still a long runway for growth. And the podcast listenership base continues to grow in the US amid declines in […]

The Game Awards will stream on more than 40 platforms next month

The end of the year is fast approaching, which means awards season is getting into full swing. The Game Awards takes place December 6th at 9PM ET at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, and this year, it will stream live on more than 40 video platforms. Among the usual suspects such as Twitch, Twitter, […]

Superhero Bits: ‘The Eternals’ May Shoot Next Fall, ‘Shazam’ Reshoots Have Begun & More

Want to win an Incredibles 2 branded Xbox One X? Which DC characters are coming to PlayerUnknown’s Battleground? Have you heard the amazing Arabic theme song for Batman: The Animated Series? Will the success of Venom keep more Spider-Man characters from going to Marvel Studios? When might Marvel’s The Eternals start shooting? All that and […]

Samsung’s foldable phone is real, and it launches next year

Today is the start of the Samsung Developer Conference 2018, and to hype the event, Samsung revealed a bit about its upcoming smartphone with a foldable display. After a lot of talk about Bixby and Samsung’s Android Pie update, the company cut the lights and showed off a folding smartphone veiled in darkness and hidden […]

Meet 20-year-old Tenshin Nasukawa, Floyd Mayweather’s next opponent who loves anime, aliens, and Harry Potter

Reuters Tenshin Nasukawa may well be the most interesting 20-year-old in combat sports. Last week, Nasukawa was a relatively obscure fighter, globally-speaking. Though he is a rising star in Japanese mixed martial arts, he competes in the Rizin Fighting Federation, a promotion that is only three years old and receives little press in the US […]

Black Friday 2018 DEALS: First Xbox One and Switch deals go live, PS4 price cut next?

The first Black Friday 2018 deals have started to be released weeks before the shopping holiday begins in the United States and UK. Amazon has started selling a few items a day at a reduced price, some of which include Xbox One and Nintendo Switch items. There are currently no deals connected with consoles at […]

Fantastic Beasts 3: Did JK Rowling just reveal the setting of the next sequel?

Two years ago the first Fantastic Beasts movie was set in New York City, while The Crimes of Grindelwald will mainly be set in Paris. With three more movies in the franchise to go, it’s anyone’s guess which cities will be the focus of future sequels. However, Rowling may have subtly revealed the setting of […]

‘Troika of tyranny’: US sanctions entirety of Venezuela, warns Cuba & Nicaragua ‘you're next’

The US is slapping far-reaching sanctions on Venezuela in its bid to re-assert hemispheric dominance over what National Security Advisor Bolton dubbed a “Troika of tyranny” in a groan-worthy throwback to Bush’s “axis of evil.” Trump has authorized even stricter sanctions against Venezuela, ostensibly targeting the country’s gold sector but actually going after anyone and […]