Before the Labyrinthine Lore of 'Dark Souls,' There Was Gene Wolfe

The author of 'The Book of the New Sun' was a master of creating playful and ambiguous lore.


Luke Perry of '90210' Is Dead at 52

The actor suffered a massive stroke last week.


The Prodigy's Keith Flint Has Died at 49

The musician was found at his home on Monday morning.


In 2018, Death Metal Reigned Supreme

As the world burned around us, a new class of forward-thinking bands rose up from the ashes to remind us that only death is real.


Noisey's Year in Metal 2018

Noisey metal editor Kim Kelly shares her Best of 2018 list, reflects on the past year in metal, and looks to the struggles ahead.


Penny Marshall Was Never 'The Homely Girl'

In directing of films like "A League of Their Own" and "Big," Penny Marshall broke down narrow paradigms concerning women's place in Hollywood with her humor, intelligence, and iconic filmmaking.


Former President George H. W. Bush dead at 94

Bush's decades of service, both in elected office and in American diplomacy and intelligence, made him a kind of paragon of the American public figure.


SpongeBob Made the World a Better, More Optimistic Place

Stephen Hillenburg, the creator of one of the most beloved characters of all time, passed away after being diagnosed with ALS last year.


Willie McCovey Was *The* San Francisco Giant

The Hall of Famer and San Francisco Giants legend passed away Wednesday afternoon at the age of 80.


Pour Out Some Cream of Mushroom Soup in Memory of the Creator of Green Bean Casserole

Rest in peace to Dorcas Reilly, who changed all of our Thanksgiving tables forever.