My Partner's Twitch Stream Transformed Our Sex Life
Talking about sex with an audience of strangers became a new kind of foreplay.
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Three Prominent Video Game Developers Accused of Sexual Assault in One Day
Developers who worked on ‘Gears of War 4’ and ‘Night in the Woods’ have been accused of sexual assault.
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The Secret to the Gruesome Sounds in Mortal Kombat Is Exploding Vegetables
We smashed bell peppers with Mortal Kombat’s sound designers to simulate the game's gore.
Walmart Removes Violent Video Game Signage, Still Sells Guns
The retailer is asking employees to take down signage and playable demos for violent video games, as well as hunting videos, in the wake of shootings at two of its stores.
Ohio Republican Blames Mass Shootings on Obama, Drag Queens, Weed, and Open Borders
The list goes on, and on...
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Running a Virtual Kitchen in ‘Overcooked’ Restores My Friends' Spirits
After intense conversations, I crave a supportive, productive diversion. So my friends and I become tiny animal chefs.
Researchers Find a Promising Treatment for Video Game Addiction
It's about rewiring the gamer's relationship to video games, not abstinence.
The Creator of “Mario Royale” Wants You to Play His Game Before It Gets Banned
It's weird, it's buggy, it's fun as hell. And it probably won't be around for long.
Esports Pros Explain the Gear You Need for Marathon Gaming Sessions
Gaming—or working in an office—can be harder on your body than you'd expect. Professional gamers told us how they stave off injury.
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Scientists Find the Part of the Brain That Remembers Pokémon
If you can still nail a round of Who's That Pokémon? after all these years, you have this brain fold to thank.
Xbox Has New Guidelines on How to Talk Trash Without Getting Banned
Microsoft's new community standards say Xbox gamers should trash talk by saying, "That was some serious potato aim. Get wrecked."
‘One Finger Death Punch 2’ Is a Two-Button Power Fantasy
Silver Dollar Games' deceptively simple brawler packs a lot of complexity and fun into minimal input.