How to Become a 3D Avatar Meme
Once you’ve translated your physical self to polygons, the potential is limitless.
These Alleged Avatar Sequel Titles Are Awful, So Here Are 50 Better Ideas
Literally anything beats 'Avatar: The Seed Bearer.'
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A 'Non-Whitewashed' Reboot of 'The Last Airbender' Is Coming to Netflix
Finally, the beloved animated show is getting a second shot at a live-action adaptation.
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My Avatar, My Self: How Video Games Gave Me Ownership Over My Body
As a trans kid unable to wear what I wanted, to look how I wanted, to be seen by others as I saw myself, the avatars I designed reflected more of me than any mirror ever could.
'Kali Plays Stardew Valley,' Today's Comic by Kali Fontecchio
Kali works on getting her video game avatar a husband in today's comic.
'The Legend of Korra' Is Introducing Younger Fans to Same-Sex Relationships
Michael Dante DiMartino and Irene Koh discuss adapting the series into a book, and why children of color need queer representation.
The Bioethics Film Festival Wants Scientists to Heed the Warnings of Science-Fiction
The Penn Bioethics Film fest is trying to start a public dialog about the real scientific issues that appear in films such as 'Ex Machina,' and 'Her.'
A Young Developer is Building a Virtual World to Help People Who Stutter
The system could also be used for other speech and anxiety disorders, too.
Lost in Translation
Here’s How to Create a Convincing Constructed Language for Your Video Game
We speak to Paul Frommer, who created the Na’vi language for ‘Avatar’, about making fictional tongues feel authentic.
This Surreal Alien World Is Full of Monsters, Robots, and Pinups
Pascal Blanché takes a break from art directing video games to create darkly beautiful science fiction illustrations.
Meet the Submarine Inventor Who Wants Everyone to Live Under the Sea
Deep-ocean explorer Phil Nuytten is designing an underwater base.
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Meet the British Composer Taking Cowboy Western Soundtracks Into the 21st Century
Simon Frangel sits down with Daily VICE to discuss scoring 'The Magnificent Seven' and his love of grime.
THUMP Canada Staff