Eight great board games we played at PAX Unplugged

Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. PAX Unplugged, the tabletop board gaming conference that emerged from the PAX video game conference empire, took place in Philadelphia last week. It was bigger and better than last year’s inaugural event, with more space allocated […]

Man Utd news: Has Alexis Sanchez played his last game after fresh Arsenal blow?

The Chile forward injured his hamstring in training on Thursday and will miss Saturday’s trip to Southampton and Wednesday’s home clash with former club Arsenal. “Alexis sustained a hamstring injury in training on Thursday which requires further investigation to confirm severity,” a statement from the club said. It marks the latest of a long line […]

Peter Donat, Who Played Mulder's Dad on The X-Files, Dead at 90

Veteran character actor Peter Donat, best known in recent years for playing Agent Mulder’s father on The X-Files, has died at the age of 90. Donat passed away on Monday at his California home of complications from diabetes, according to The New York Times. He made his X-Files debut as Bill Mulder in Season 2’s […]

‘Marvel Powers United’ is unlike any other VR game you’ve played before

Oculus Oculus’s newest VR game, “Marvel Powers United” gives players the chance to live their wildest superhero dreams with some the most immersive and impressive graphics that virtual reality gaming has to offer.  The four-player fighting game drops Wednesday for a very reasonable $ 39.99, and if you own an Oculus Rift, you absolutely should buy […]

This man divorced his wife for saying Ronaldo played better than Messi

Reuters A Russian man has taken drastic action after his wife “mocked Messi”. The couple first met in a bar while watching the 2002 World Cup and are huge football fans. Despite Argentina beating Nigeria during the World Cup 2018, his wife insisted Ronaldo was the better than Messi. The next morning he filed for […]

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ movie’s villain could be played by Jim Carrey

The Sonic movie that’s in development from Deadpool director Tim Miller might just have its villain. According to reports from Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Deadline, Jim Carrey is in “final negotiations” to join the cast of this live-action/CGI feature as the mad scientist Dr. Robotnik. James Marsden (Westworld) is already attached to star along […]

LeBron James ‘played with broken hand’ in last 3 NBA Finals games after punching board

LeBron James says he played the last three games in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 4-0 NBA Finals loss to the Golden State Warriors “pretty much with a broken hand,” after punching a blackboard in an outburst after Game 1. The Warriors claimed a 4-0 series sweep on Friday with a 108-85 win in Cleveland, but James […]

LeBron James played through the Finals with a serious hand injury that occurred after he punched a blackboard after the Cavs’ devastating Game 1 loss

Tony Dejak/AP LeBron James reportedly played the last three games of the NBA Finals with a severe right hand injury. James reportedly sustained the injury when he punched a blackboard following the Cavs Game 1 meltdown. James hid the injury from plain sight and was reportedly wearing a cast when he was out of the […]

Deadpool 2 cameo SHOCK: Ryan Reynolds also played THIS X-Men character in the movie

The superhero sequel was full of surprises, but there were a few some fans may have missed. Apart from Matt Damon and Alan Tudyk turning up as two rednecks and Brad Pitt’s blink-and-you’ll miss it moment, it turns out Reynolds himself played another X-Men character in the film. The Deadpool star voiced and did facial […]

James Bond: Dwayne Johnson’s grandpa played THIS Bond villain opposite Sean Connery WATCH

The Rock stars in his latest action blockbuster Rampage and appeared on The Graham Norton Show last Friday evening to promote the movie. During the interview his co-star Naomie Harris, who plays Miss Moneypenny in Daniel Craig’s James Bond movies, was asked for an update on Bond 25. Afterwards Norton asked Johnson about his connection […]