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Final Fantasy VII Remake Seems Popular At The Tokyo Game Show

In what should surprise absolutely no one, Final Fantasy VII Remake is drawing long lines at the Tokyo Game Show. I think people in Japan might be excited about this game. Call it a hunch!...

Final Fantasy VII Remake Seems Popular At The Tokyo Game Show

Source: kotaku.com

Final Fantasy VII Remake Continues To Look Like A Brand New Game Blink and you’ll miss some of the brand new additions to Final Fantasy VII for the remake, as showcased in this new trailer that Square Enix put out in honor of the Tokyo Game Show this week....
18:00 2019-09-11

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Release Date LEAK: PS4 game coming 2019, this winter A site accidentally released information about Final Fantasy VII Remake earlier than it should have - and it's great news for players that want to get their hands on the game early than we thought......
04:39 2019-06-10

Square Enix E3 News: Final Fantasy 7 Remake Release, Avengers Game Leaks and Dying Light 2 Square Enix is getting ready for a big news blowout, but ahead of the press conference, there's already plenty of news, leaks and rumours around the Final Fantasy 7 Remake, Avengers game, Dying Light 2 and more....
17:00 2019-06-09

Final Final Fantasy 7 Remake release gameplay screenshot with interesting new feature Square Enix has shown off a new screenshot that is hiding an interesting little piece of lore - here's everything you need to know about the Sector 8 screenshot....
14:39 2019-08-08

'Final Fantasy VII Remake' will take up two Blu-ray discs Want more Final Fantasy VII Remake details? We've got them. Following up on a new trailer last night, which teased some core game changes to the 20-year-old original (Aeris, attacked by ghosts?), Square Enix used the beginning of its E3 event to dive......
06:26 2019-06-11

What I’m Most Looking Forward To Re-Experiencing In The Final Fantasy VII Remake I bought the original PlayStation just so I could play Final Fantasy VII. Until then, all I’d had was a SNES and a Genesis, so I was in awe when the opening cutscene for FFVII began. The rest of the game was equally stunning, the visuals beyond anything I’d thought possible in a game. I couldn’t wai...
22:00 2019-06-23

Final Fantasy 7 Remake: what has changed since its reveal The latest trailer for the Final Fantasy 7 Remake landed in May. What we saw was a veritable feast for the eyes; the result of four years of bite-sized nuggets of information, ominous news of third-party companies being dropped and rumors that production had been halted (or even restarted entirely)....
01:26 2019-06-08

'Final Fantasy VII Remake' feels ambitious and different After a long wait, and three trailers in the last month, Final Fantasy VII Remaster was in playable form at E3. The early, 15-minute demo answers a lot of my questions and concerns regarding the remake's battle system and game dynamics — sudden......
04:52 2019-06-12

I'm Still Thinking About The Final Fantasy VII Remake E3 2019 Demo Despite the high possibility of my dying of brain-overload-related shock during my first experience with Final Fantasy VII Remake, I lived. Two weeks later, I’m still thinking about it. Here’s my fresh-off-the-moment video report from the E3 show floor....
20:52 2019-06-28

Final Fantasy VII Remake's Action-RPG Combat Detailed Today during its E3 press conference, Square Enix showed off new gameplay footage of the Final Fantasy VII remake and reaffirmed that it’ll be released as a series of episodes....
07:13 2019-06-11

Here's what it's like to play Final Fantasy 7 Remake if you never played the original Final Fantasy is a pretty big deal. Well, that’s what I’ve gathered. As someone who writes about games for a living, my dark secret is that I’ve never actually played a Final Fantasy game to completion. Sure, I’ve dabbled here and there - a few hours of Final Fantasy X he...
19:52 2019-06-27

Final Fantasy VII Remake Is Coming In March 2020 The Final Fantasy VII remake will launch on March 3, 2020, Square Enix announced during a concert dedicated to the iconic role-playing game. We’ll see much more of it tomorrow....
06:01 2019-06-10

‘Final Fantasy VII Remake’ will be released on March 3rd, 2020 It's been four years since Sony teased that it had commissioned a ground-up remake of the seminal Final Fantasy VII. At this year's E3, the company has let it be known that the game will land on PS4s around the world on March 3rd, 2020....
11:13 2019-06-10

Final Fantasy VII remake gets new trailer, 2020 release date When first we heard tell of Square Enix’s remake of its seminal Final Fantasy VII, we assumed the game probably wouldn’t find its way onto shelves until the mid-20s, what with the industry’s history of delays and setbacks. Consider us shocked, then, that will be released globally on PS4 March 3 of n...
18:26 2019-06-10

Final Fantasy VII Remake’s new trailer has minigames and sugar for daddy Final Fantasy VII Remake's new trailer reveals more about the game's tone, summons, and characters. I hope you like drama, fire demons, and minigames.Read More...
21:39 2019-09-11

Preorder and Save $10 On Final Fantasy VII Remake's Deluxe Edition Final Fantasy VII Remake is finally out next March (along with, uh, just about every other video game?), and Walmart’s currently offering a $10 discount when you preorder the Deluxe Edition....
19:13 2019-06-12

What Tetsuya Nomura Actually Said About Tifa's Breasts In The Final Fantasy 7 Remake This past Wednesday, like every Wednesday, summaries of the leaked Weekly Famitsu appeared online in Japanese. The magazine doesn’t go on sale until Thursday, and this week’s leaks, along with some insufficient translations, have created confusions of what exactly Tetsuya Nomura said regarding Tifa ...
18:13 2019-06-21

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Release Date Confirmed for PS4 with Sephiroth Key Art Square Enix has finally revealed the Final Fantasy 7 Remake Release Date along with some brand new key art for the game’s infamous villain, Sephiroth....
14:13 2019-06-10

New 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' trailer shows familiar faces It's taken the better part of five years, but Square Enix is finally offering fans an extended glimpse at Final Fantasy VII Remake. On Wednesday, the company released a new trailer for the upcoming remaster at the Tokyo Game Show. Over the course of......
00:26 2019-09-12

Final Fantasy VII Remake, Avengers, And Other Promising (And Confusing) Games We Saw At E3 E3 2019 brought us demos and details about games we can’t wait to play, like Link’s Awakening and the Final Fantasy VII remake, but it also threw us some real head-scratchers, like that upcoming Avengers game. On this week’s episode of Kotaku Splitscreen, we ran down all the coolest and most befuddl...
01:13 2019-06-21

GamesBeat Decides E3: Xbox hands-on and Final Fantasy VII Remake The GamesBeat Decides podcast is recording live from sunny California to report to you all the news from E3. They are back with takes on Monday.Read More...
01:00 2019-06-12

Final Fantasy 7 Remake release date set for early 2020 In spite of the overwhelming odds, Final Fantasy 7 Remake is coming out on PS4 on March 3, 2020, game director Tetsuya Nomura announced today. While many thought the shift from the game's original external developer CyberConnect2 to Square Enix’s in-house team would cause a severe d...
08:00 2019-06-10

Final Fantasy VII Remake hands-on: Already feels like the one for jaded JRPG fans LOS ANGELES—I have not seen or played enough of Final Fantasy VII Remake to confirm exactly how the game will play out when it launches on PlayStation 4 consoles in March 2020. What I can say so far, at least, is that I'm far from a Final Fantasy or JRPG apologist, and yet 1.5 hours with the game's ...
01:39 2019-06-16

Final Fantasy 7 Remake: trailers, release date, news and features First released in 1997, Final Fantasy 7 immediately cemented its place as one of the best JRPG titles around and introduced millions of gamers around the world to the genre. Now, due to the success of Final Fantasy 7 over 20 years ago (and the pleads from die hard fans), Square Enix is releasin...
20:52 2019-05-31

This Final Fantasy VII Remake trailer is some WEAPON-grade nostalgia bait Square Enix has been threatening the planet with a remake of groundbreaking PlayStation RPG Final Fantasy VII for years now, a prospect goosed along periodically by a new image, or side project, or even a new teaser every few years. Now, some real footage from the long-looming Final Fantasy VII Rema...
09:39 2019-09-12

Someone Made An Awesome Final Fantasy VII Remake Boss Fight In Dreams After an exciting showing at this year’s E3, hype around the Final Fantasy VII remake could not be higher. Its mix of classic storytelling and revamped combat shows a lot of promise. However, there’s been no demo in sight. In the meantime, one intrepid Dreams player has crafted an intense Final Fant...
00:26 2019-07-20

Final Fantasy VII Remake Renders Provide A Good Look At Cloud's Pores “Remaking Final Fantasy VII has allowed us to dive much deeper into the world and its characters than ever before,” producer Yoshinori Kitase said at E3. He wasn’t kidding! Check out the characters’ pores....
13:13 2019-06-12

The latest trailer for 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' is a gorgeous nostalgia trip "Final Fantasy VII Remake"/Square Enix "Final Fantasy VII Remake" is due out for PlayStation 4 on March 3, 2020, and Square Enix just dropped a new trailer at the Tokyo Game Show. The new footage shows off the game's villains: the president of the nefarious Shinra Company, and the Turks, Shinra's s...
19:13 2019-09-11

Final Fantasy VII Remake Feels Great To Play, But The Project Might Not Be Finished For A While This afternoon at E3 in Los Angeles, I watched an extended demo of the Final Fantasy VII remake and got my hands on a build for about 15 minutes. Here’s the good news: It could be really special. The bad news: We have no idea when the whole project will be completed....
03:00 2019-06-12

SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom Rehydrated is a remake of his most popular game THQ Nordic announced Spongebog SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom Rehydrated today. The 3D platformer is coming out for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC.Read More...
20:00 2019-06-05

Final Fantasy 7 Remake has a turn-based ‘Classic Mode’ for fans of the original The upcoming Final Fantasy 7 Remake will have a Classic Mode for those that prefer the turn-based combat of the original 1997 release. The news was confirmed on stage at the Tokyo Game Show by producer Yoshinore Kitase and the game’s official Twitter account posted a translated recap of ...
19:39 2019-09-14

Final Fantasy VII Remake headlines Square Enix E3 event, gets March 2020 launch Based on how Final Fantasy VII Remake's reveal looked live at Square Enix's event (meaning, on the company's giant projectors), its stutters and minor visual artifacts hint at fully real-time rendering on PS4. But we'll have to wait and see if that bears out when we test the game later this week at ...
13:26 2019-06-11

Final Fantasy 7 Remake, Avengers, Chrono Trigger - Square Enix News Updates Square Enix has had a busy week, from confirming it's attendance at Comic-Con to a potential Final Fantasy 8 release date. Here's our round-up of all of the publisher's news....
10:52 2019-07-07

Final Fantasy 7 Remake E3 2019: New gameplay trailer, full combat system, ATB explained Final Fantasy 7 Remake was announced four years ago, and we still don't know when it's coming. Here's everything you need to know about the mythical reimagining of the PlayStation 1 classic from Square Enix....
10:26 2019-06-11

Friday's Best Deals: Marmot Outdoor Gear, Final Fantasy VII: Remake, J. Crew Factory Sale, and More Discounted Marmot hiking and backpacking equipment, 50-70% off at J. Crew Factory, and Final Fantasy VII: Remake lead off Friday’s best deals from around the web.Read more......
17:13 2019-06-28

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Xbox One 2020 release date leaked by official Xbox account? Microsoft fans rejoice - it looks like the FFVII Remake could be making its way to Xbox One with a launch date the same as the PlayStation 4 version....
12:26 2019-07-10

The Sights Of The Tokyo Game Show Today is the first press day for this year’s Tokyo Game Show (the four-day expo won’t be open to the public until Saturday). Let’s have a look inside....
05:39 2019-09-12

Genvid and NTT Docomo demo 5G LAN party at Tokyo Game Show Genvid Technologies and Japan’s NTT Docomo are hosting an interactive streaming event at Tokyo Game Show (TGS) 2019 to show how 5G will transform gaming.Read More...
20:52 2019-09-12

A 'Final Fantasy XIV' live-action TV show is in the works Final Fantasy might be making its way to a screen near you, albeit without the need for you to have a controller in hand. Square Enix and Sony Pictures Television are developing a live-action Final Fantasy TV series with Hivemind, the production comp......
23:26 2019-06-27

Final Fantasy XIV Bard Reimagines Performances As A Rhythm Game Bards gained the ability to play actual music in Final Fantasy XIV near the end of 2017 and have been annoying bar-goers with their covers of “All Star” and “One Winged Angel” ever since (or just beeping loudly like fire alarms). One talented bard had reimagined Final Fantasy XIV as a rhythm game, a...
21:52 2019-08-21

'We Took A Bold Step This Time': Final Fantasy XIV Director Addresses The Game's Sweeping New Changes Last week, I spent over six hours picking apart Final Fantasy XIV’s new expansion “Shadowbringers” in a lavishly adorned theater space. I played a new dungeon, sampled the new job classes, and examined all the little changes coming to the game. I also had the chance to sit down with producer Naoki Y...
23:26 2019-05-29

Final Fantasy XV's Lead Designer's New Game Is A Love Letter To Live Music No Straight Roads is a rhythm game inspired by the strong visual storytelling of Psychonauts. Playing it feels like rocking out in front of a surreal, vibrant crowd. At E3 last week, I was able to play a short demo that included the first boss fight, and as someone who also loves live music, I was p...
23:39 2019-06-18

Final Fantasy Remakes can wait, you need to try Final Fantasy 14 Shadowbringers A new world sets the stage for the next evolution for the hit MMORPG from Square Enix, a game which should rightly be on your radar even though you might be drooling over that other game coming in 2020...
18:13 2019-06-21

Final Fantasy IX Retrospective: The Final Fantasy's Final Fantasy You know when you’re playing around with a new recipe and you fall in love with one particular spice? Call it cumin. You find every recipe that makes sense with cumin, and eventually, you grow so obsessed with it that you just keep adding it to all of your dinners for a month straight, until the res...
21:00 2019-07-12

‘Game of Thrones’ star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau defends show’s final season "You don't get this many actors nominated with bad writing," said the Danish star, who portrayed Jaime Lannister in the series. "It just does not happen."...
21:52 2019-07-17

Final Fantasy VIII Remastered Is The Best Way Ever To Play Final Fantasy VIII After years of its suspicious absence from Square Enix’s unstoppable barrage of ports and re-releases, Final Fantasy VIII has emerged remastered for all consoles (and PC). This is the best version of the game that has ever existed. Watch me play it for 47 minutes, while discussing 20 years’ worth of...
16:13 2019-09-02

FX to give Peep Show a try with gender-swapped remake In 2003, British TV network Channel 4 aired the first episode of Peep Show, a sitcom starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb that would go on to become a cult-hit—partially thanks to the stylistic hook of showing the events of the series directly from the point-of-view of one of its main characters....
02:39 2019-05-27

HBO Rejects Petition to Remake Game of Thrones Season 8 Once and for All Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. HBO has officially dashed the hopes of the Game of Thrones fans who wanted an alternate version of the show’s eighth and final season. While speaking at the Television Critics Association’s summer press tour in Beverly H...
08:13 2019-07-25

Intel to use Tokyo Olympics to show off 3D tracking, other new tech Tech giant Intel Corp said on Wednesday it will use the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to show off a portfolio of new technology including artificial intelligence driven 3D tracking of athletes to augment broadcasts of events during the Games....
12:26 2019-09-11

Emilia Clarke reveals what she would want from a ‘Game of Thrones’ season 8 remake The Game of Thrones finale has finally aired, and we know exactly what happens to all of our favorite characters that are still left alive. The last episode is in many ways a lot better than everything we saw this season, but the writing is, yet again, this show’s Achilles’ heel. As a lo...
17:26 2019-05-21

The popular novel that’s inspiring a new Hulu show Since it was first published in August 2018, “Normal People” by Irish author Sally Rooney has gotten a ton of love — including wild enthusiasm on Instagram, with more than 38,000+ posts including pictures of people reading the book and sometimes just the book alone posed in a variety of backdrops. T...
23:26 2019-06-08

‘Disrespectful.’ Sophie Turner Addresses Those Game of Thrones Remake Petitions Any beloved series’ end will elicit divided reactions from fans. And Sophie Turner — who played Sansa Stark on eight seasons of Game of Thrones — is now addressing criticism of the global phenomenon’s final season. Turner told the New York Times in an interview published Mon...
07:13 2019-05-22

Steam's Recommendations Will Now Show Popular Games Less Often Last October, Steam’s algorithm briefly went haywire, filling users’ “More Like This” recommendation sections with popular games while negatively affecting under-the-radar indies who needed the exposure. At the time, Valve chalked this up to “a bug” which it said it corrected, but smaller developers...
20:26 2019-09-12

Bethesda at E3 2019: Deathloop and Ghostwire Tokyo enliven muted show Two intriguing new games and fresh trailers for Doom Eternal and Wolfenstein: Youngblood make up for a lacklustre eveningThose hoping for a glimpse of Elder Scrolls VI or the highly anticipated sci-fi adventure Starfield were left disappointed at Bethesda’s E3 conference in Los Angeles on Sunday. Bu...
13:13 2019-06-10

The Bachelorette’s Jed Wyatt wrote an ode to the show’s popular salmon jacket This Bachelorette season is one hell of a trainwreck, so we have to find the brief bright spots when we can. Hannah B. has her moments, but she definitely seems overwhelmed by the stress of being The Bachelorette, so much so that she can’t even kick a clear asshole like Luke P. right out the door (J...
17:52 2019-06-18

‘Stranger Things’ found to be Netflix’s second most popular show – and #1 is pretty surprising Stranger Things debuted on Netflix three years ago this week, and unless you’ve been living under a rock you’re probably aware that it’s exploded in popularity in a big way since then. In fact, when respondents to a new survey were asked to list their favorite shows on the streamin...
16:00 2019-07-16

A popular Philippine cop show is real political theater as its actors run for office “Provincial Man,” one of the Philippines’ most popular and enduring soap operas, produced at least seven candidates from its cast in May’s midterm elections. Three of them won seats....
19:13 2019-06-09

Netflix deletes suicide scene from popular youth show, '13 Reasons Why' Netflix Inc. is removing a controversial graphic scene from its popular young adult drama "13 Reasons Why", which depicts a youth suicide, following advice from medical experts, the company said on its Twitter account early on Tuesday....
09:00 2019-07-16

How many times do I have to buy 'Final Fantasy VII'? Ahead of whatever Square Enix shows at E3 this year, lots of questions remain regarding its remake of Final Fantasy VII. Since being announced at E3 2015, details and updates have been scant. For a while, it was all a little worrying -- until Square......
02:39 2019-06-11

Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Log Four: Everything And Everyone Else There are many ways to play through Final Fantasy XIV’s Shadowbringers expansion. I am playing as a goggle-wearing Viera Dancer, dancing and damaging my way toward the finish line. I can’t cover all of the job class changes, role-based questlines, and side content before my review drops. But other F...
21:26 2019-07-16

How To Get Into Final Fantasy XIV In 2019 As Final Fantasy XIV’s new expansion “Shadowbringers” hits, I’ve seen a lot of curiosity from co-workers and friends about how to get started with the game. With hours and hours of content, tons of jobs to choose from, and multiple places to hop in, it can seem daunting, but it’s still well worth th...
21:52 2019-07-11

Everything You Need To Know About Final Fantasy XIV's New Jobs Final Fantasy XIV’s upcoming expansion Shadowbringers looks to be a dark tale full of dimension-hopping and cosmic threats. The expansion releases June 28 in early access for those who pre-order, and July 2 for everyone else. It adds two new classes and revamps nearly every old class as well. I had ...
17:26 2019-05-29

UPDATE 1-Netflix deletes suicide scene from popular youth show, '13 Reasons Why' Netflix Inc. is removing a controversial graphic scene depicting a youth suicide from its popular young adult drama "13 Reasons Why", following advice from medical experts, the company said on its Twitter account early on Tuesday....
11:13 2019-07-16

Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers – review Six years after the adventure began, Shadowbringers sets up a heady climax, as well as the chance to uncover true friendsThe climax of Dead Pixels, E4’s recent sitcom from the creators of Peep Show and based on a group of friends obsessed with an online fantasy video game, was surprisingly affecting...
22:13 2019-08-06

There’s A Whole Lot Of Final Fantasy Music On Spotify Now Streaming music service Spotify is generally hit-or-miss for video game soundtracks. That’s not so for Final Fantasy anymore, as official soundtracks for all the main games and many of its spin-offs are now available for your listening pleasure....
00:26 2019-06-07

Here's A Final Fantasy VII Remaster You Can Play Right Now Back in January, we showed you a beta version of a fan-made Final Fantasy VII remaster, which used machine learning to automatically clean up the game’s visuals. It just hit v1.0 and is ready for release....
07:13 2019-05-23

A Final Fantasy VII Bedtime Story Tonight for Fine Art we’re looking at Limetown, a small studio in Brazil comprised of artists Amanda Duarte and Gus Lima, who work on concept art and illustrations for games, books and beyond....
05:00 2019-08-06

Why Video Game Headshots Will Always Be Popular—And Unsettling Like a lot of people who play video games, I have spent decades aiming at digital heads. I have also spent a considerable amount of time during those years feeling uncomfortable about it. “Headshots” as a concept are, as Kotaku’s Stephen Totilo wrote in a 2010 report, ghoulish to the outsider, and e...
00:39 2019-08-03

Game of thrones: commuter sells seat on crowded Tokyo train Novel wheeze to profit from packed trains latest in long line of creative ways to deal with Tokyo’s long commutesEvery morning, millions of Tokyoites cram into overcrowded trains across the world’s largest city. Most must stand, often squeezed uncomfortably together. So, earlier this month, one ente...
15:00 2019-06-14

Final Fantasy X|X2 Remaster is Down to $40 on Nintendo Switch Final Fantasy X|X2 HD Remaster on the Nintendo Switch is down to $40 today. This is one of the rare discounts we’ve seen on this particular title and an all-time low. You’ll get about 100 hours of RPG action with this bundle, and that’s pretty amazing for the price. Plus, those hundred hours are pre...
21:26 2019-05-23

Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers: The Kotaku Review Shadowbringers, the latest expansion to Final Fantasy XIV, released two months ago, and I cannot begin to fathom the amount of time I have spent in the worlds of Eorzea and Norvrandt. Shadowbringers is one of Final Fantasy’s finest stories, buoyed by powerful music and sweeping gameplay changes that...
06:26 2019-09-14

Final Fantasy V Reminds Me Of What I Loved About The Series Talking about Final Fantasy has become complicated. A lot of my favorite Final Fantasy memories are from games in the series that are over a decade old....
22:39 2019-06-22

Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Log Three: All Pros, No Cons It’s ridiculous. Every time I log in to work my way through Final Fantasy XIV’s latest expansion, I find more things to gush over. Rather than spam my Twitter followers with GIFs and references to Shadowbringers, I’m using the third leg of my journey towards a full review to get all the goodness thu...
22:13 2019-07-09

Final Fantasy 8 is getting remastered and released sometime in 2019 While Square Enix’s E3 2019 presentation had the gorgeous Final Fantasy 7 Remake on center-stage, another of its seminal PS1 games was not far behind: Final Fantasy 8 is indeed getting remastered.Before you get your hopes up, that’s remastered, not remade, so don’t expect the sa...
08:26 2019-06-11

Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Log One: There's A Dancer In My Bunny Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers launched in early access this morning, and as it is with every FFXIV expansion, players are of two minds. Half are flooding into the expansion’s new area, The First, eager to begin their journey as the Warrior of Darkness. I’m with the other half, a rolling horde of ...
01:13 2019-06-29

'Final Fantasy VIII' is getting its own, less-involved remaster Final Fantasy VIII, which curiously missed out on the journey to the Nintendo Switch when the rest of the series was ported over, is back. The reason for the delay? Square Enix was working on another remaster. To that point, the characters' battle mo......
06:26 2019-06-11

Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Review: A step above anything that has come before This latest installment in the evolving story of Final Fantasy XIV throws wide the gates inviting all players into the best MMORPG Expansion of all time....
13:52 2019-07-10

Brand-New Hearthstone Legendary Card Is Already One Of The Most Popular In The Game From time to time, Blizzard gives away free Hearthstone cards. Sometimes, they are good. But sometimes, as with the recently released free Legendary card SN1P-SN4P (pronounced “snip-snap”), they are great. Seriously, if you see this thing pop up while you’re playing a game of Hearthstone, you should...
22:26 2019-06-13

Popular indie game 'Dear Esther' is coming to iOS Journey made a surprise debut on iOS this week and you'll soon be able to play another indie darling on the go. The Chinese Room says its exploration-focused Dear Esther will be available for iPhone and iPad later this year....
22:39 2019-08-08

Overwatch Workshop's Most Popular Mode Is The Card Game Uno The Overwatch Workshop, which allows players to create new modes with robust tools and rudimentary programming, has given rise to all sorts of unexpected oddities: a Smash Bros. clone, airplane races, portal guns, Mercy reinventions, and heaps more. The most popular mode of all, though? Uno. Yep, th...
03:39 2019-06-01

Valve's New Auto Chess Game Is Already Way More Popular Than Artifact Ever Was The failure of Dota-themed trading card game Artifact might have left Valve with egg on its face, but the company has now scraped off that egg and made an omelette with Dota Underlords. Valve’s take on the obscenely popular Auto Chess genre hit a peak of nearly 180,000 concurrent players today, almo...
03:26 2019-06-22

8 things To Know About Valentino's Fantasy-Laden AW19 Couture Show From the extra-terrestrial flower headdresses to Lauren Hutton's inimitable walk, this is everything you need to know about Pierpaolo Piccioli's latest fashion extravaganza...
23:26 2019-07-03

What we played in June: 'Final Fantasy Tactics' and 'Overcooked' Welcome back to Engadget's Gaming IRL, a monthly segment where we run down what our editors are playing. This time around, we've been putting time into the iOS version of Final Fantasy Tactics, Overcooked and Just Cause 4. And we also briefly spent s......
17:39 2019-06-17

Final Fantasy soundtracks come to Spotify and Apple Music Square Enix might have just convinced a ton of Final Fantasy fans to spend their hard-earned Gil on music streaming services. The game developer, with no prior announcement, has just made the soundtracks of almost every Final Fantasy game available f......
15:39 2019-06-06

Final Fantasy XIV's New Raid Bosses Bring The Pain It’s been two weeks since Final Fantasy XIV’s Shadowbringers expansion launched. That’s been enough time to explore and complete the exciting story, and players have been eager for more. The latest raid content, Eden’s Gate, released today, offering a handful of difficult boss fights and an intrigui...
00:13 2019-07-17

'Final Fantasy VIII' Remastered is coming out on September 3rd Were you disappointed to hear that Square Enix merely remastered Final Fantasy VIII instead of remaking it like it did its predecessor? We hope you can take solace in the fact that you don't have to wait years for its release. The developer has revea......
11:00 2019-08-20

Final Fantasy XIV's Depiction Of The World Ending Is A Bit Too Real To quote my 100% non-fictional friend Barret Wallace: “Planet’s dyin’, Cloud.” As our society feels closer and closer to an irrevocable change, as the Amazon rainforest burns and the ice caps continue to melt, I find the fragility of our world reflected in the narratives of my favorite games. Final ...
01:39 2019-08-28

Tim Rogers Has A Fatal Case of Final Fantasy Hype Join Tim Rogers as he checks out Square Enix’s Final Fantasy VII Remake exhibit at E3. There are giant posters of the game’s main characters, lots of concept art, and a pretty cool motorcycle. Will the people Tim cut in the motorcycle line rise up in revolt? Watch the video above to find out!...
01:39 2019-06-13

Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Log Two: Great Dancing, Bad Rabbits When the early access period for Final Fantasy XIV’s Shadowbringers expansion went live on Friday, I did two things. I unlocked the new Dancer job and switched my character to Viera, the game’s new rabbit-eared race. I regret one of those choices....
01:13 2019-07-02

I Could Watch Final Fantasy XIV’s New Big-Headed Cactaurs Trying To Pose All Day With their distinctive cactus appearance and signature pose, Cactaurs are one of Final Fantasy’s most iconic creatures. The top-heavy Gigantender, introduced in Final Fantasy XIV’s latest expansion, is doing the best it can to live up to that legacy, bless its giant plant heart....
22:13 2019-07-02

Preparing For Final Fantasy XIV’s Upcoming Expansion Has Killed Me Final Fantasy XIV’s next expansion, Shadowbringers, is available for early access next Friday. In the short time left from now to then, I’ve been furiously sprinting to level characters and blaze through story content so that I can have everything perfectly in place for the launch. It’s a process th...
19:39 2019-06-18

The End of Final Fantasy XIV's 'Shadowbringers' Expansion Is The Emotional Spectacle I've Been Waiting For It’s hard for any story to end well, and even harder when it’s set in the constantly changing world of an MMORPG. Lengthy questlines that require years’ worth of player investment are hard to sell. Final Fantasy XIV’s latest expansion, ‘Shadowbringers,’ makes it work with an emotionally charged clim...
16:39 2019-07-11

Sony Announces Live-Action Final Fantasy XIV TV Series Today, Sony Pictures Television and production company Hivemind Entertainment (the company behind Netflix’s forthcoming adaptation of The Witcher and Amazon’s The Expanse) announced a partnership with Square Enix to develop a live-action Final Fantasy TV series based on the online role-playing game ...
18:52 2019-06-27

Live-action 'Final Fantasy XIV' television series in development Sony Pictures Television, production company Hivemind and video game publisher Square Enix have announced that a live-action television series based on "Final Fantasy XIV" is in development....
22:00 2019-06-27

Final Fantasy XIV Lets You Run Dungeons With NPC Heroes Now, And It's So Much Better Than Real People Running through a brand-new dungeon in an online game with random strangers is nerve-wracking. I worry I will screw up and get us all killed. I fret about doing enough damage. I get grouped with jerks who know the run by heart and expect everyone else to as well. Final Fantasy XIV’s Shadowbringers e...
00:13 2019-07-09

Just about every Final Fantasy soundtrack is now streaming on Spotify and Apple Music So far, 2019 has been a pretty good year for fans of the Final Fantasy franchise. First, we were finally given a real look at the long-anticipated Final Fantasy VII remake, which sounds like it may actually come out sometime in the near future. Now, thanks to some benevolent copyright holders at Squ...
05:13 2019-06-07

‘Brave Father Online’ is a ‘Final Fantasy’ movie with heart Brave Father Online is a gem of a movie. It's charming, funny and has plenty to say about empathy, the value of community and why you should forge deeper connections with loved ones. And even though much of the action takes place inside a video game,......
21:13 2019-08-13

Watch: 'Final Fantasy VIII Remastered' to release on September 3 Publisher Square Enix has announced that "Final Fantasy VIII Remastered" will be released for the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC on Sept. 3....
23:52 2019-08-20

Final Fantasy 8 Remastered: PlayStation to PS4 comparison screenshots revealed Square Enix unveiled a Final Fantasy 8 Remaster earlier this week and now we can see how improved the 20-year-old game is on PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch....
14:13 2019-06-12

I Helped Some Gaggling Final Fantasy XIV Newbies Best One Of the Trickiest Bosses There are moments in online games when leadership and authority are thrust upon us. In group-based content, like the various boss fights in Final Fantasy XIV, knowledge is power. If you’re in a group full of helpless newbies and you know the fight’s mechanics, you’re suddenly in charge. Earlier this...
03:52 2019-08-14

After Game of Thrones, what's the next must-see fantasy epic? The TV version of George RR Martin’s series has given many their first taste of the genre. Which books deserve the next big-budget take to sustain the spell?By now, the dust has settled and the final occupant of the Iron Throne has ascended to their royal station. (Or, more likely, the throne itself...
15:00 2019-05-21

Final Fantasy 8 Remaster PS4 release confirmed to have one important PlayStation feature Final Fantasy VIII fans will all tell you one thing: music is one of the most important things in the game. Good news, then, as Square Enix confirms the remaster will get the best version of the OST....
08:13 2019-06-18

Final Fantasy drives Square Enix sales through a profitable quarter Square Enix revealed its financial results for the quarter ending on June 30, showing growth compared to the previous year thanks to its iconic Final Fantasy franchise.Read More...
06:00 2019-08-07

Final Fantasy VIII's Triple Triad Is Why I Love Card Games Final Fantasy VIII Remastered is finally here, which means I can continue my long and storied history of never actually finishing Final Fantasy VIII because I am too busy playing Triple Triad. It’s a whole thing: I get a copy of Final Fantasy VIII, immediately start playing the in-game card game mor...
20:39 2019-09-04

The soundtrack to Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers is now live for digital download on iTunes. The soundtrack to Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers is now live for digital download on iTunes. Masayoshi Soken’s score offers some of this year’s most powerful moments, and it well worth grabbing if you’re a fan of Final Fantasy XIV or good music in general....
18:00 2019-09-11

Indonesia Muslim Group Slaps Fatwa On Popular Mobile Game PUBG A hugely popular but brutal online game was slapped with a fatwa Wednesday by an Indonesian Muslim group who say it insults Islam and makes addicted players violent....
14:13 2019-06-19

‘Mario Kart Tour’ is a surprisingly faithful take on Nintendo’s popular racing game Although Nintendo has more than a few anticipated games set to launch in 2019, few are as intriguing as Mario Kart Tour — a mobile take on the company’s popular kart racing series. This week, Nintendo kicked off a closed beta for the game, and I was lucky enough to score an invite and sp...
11:00 2019-05-23

Best fantasy answers to the quarterback waiting game In the third of a six-part fantasy draft preview series leading up the NFL season, Fantasy Insanity discusses the war-room game plan for quarterbacks in the draft. Next week: running backs. Nobody likes to wait. Whether you’re in a doctor’s office, at the DMV, in line at the drive-thru, those precio...
07:00 2019-08-11

Returning To Final Fantasy VIII After 20 Years Is Letting Me Resolve Childhood Shame I vividly remember when Final Fantasy VIII came out in February 1999. I coveted it for months but didn’t get it until October for my 11th birthday. It was my first Japanese role-playing game ever. I struggled desperately just to get through its opening moments of tutorials and text walls and Y2K CD-...
21:26 2019-09-06

Square Enix just dropped almost every Final Fantasy soundtrack on Spotify & Apple Music If you’re putting together a video game music playlist and are in the mood for some JRPG classics, Square Enix just made it very easy for you, as the soundtracks for almost every Final Fantasy game have just popped up on Spotify and Apple Music. And considering the Final Fantasy series has been arou...
03:00 2019-06-07

'Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles' remaster arrives January 23rd, 2020 Square Enix's recent bout of Final Fantasy nostalgia isn't ending any time soon. The publisher has announced that the remastered Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles will reach Android, iOS, PS4 and Switch on January 23rd, 2020. The previously GameCube......
06:52 2019-09-10

Ariana Grande's "Touch It" remixed to sound like a Final Fantasy boss battle The Final Fantasy franchise has its own majestic suite of scores that enhances every turn-based battle, but our poptimist state of affairs nevertheless beckons. That’s why in Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius, a new mobile game, pop star Ariana Grande makes more than just a minor appearance. First, there’...
22:26 2019-07-31

Tokyo opens Olympic rowing venue in heart of Tokyo Bay TOKYO (AP) — Organizers have opened the rowing venue for next year’s Tokyo Olympics. The venue is located in Tokyo Bay and is ready to go with the Olympics still 13 ½ months away. The major attraction at Sunday’s inauguration of the Sea Forest Waterway was a showdown between alumni membe...
11:00 2019-06-16

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Finally Finishing Final Fantasy XI Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Finally Finishing Final Fantasy XIII • Ensared by the Gacha: Magia Record and the Weaponisation of Anxiety • Northgard Really Scratches That Old School Strategy Itch • Dark Chocolate Oreos: The Unofficial SnackTAYku Review...
21:26 2019-09-06

We (Tim Rogers & Jason Schreier) are playing Final Fantasy VIII Remastered on the Nintendo Switc We (Tim Rogers & Jason Schreier) are playing Final Fantasy VIII Remastered on the Nintendo Switch over on Kotaku’s Twitch channel. In direct contrast to our glacial Chrono Trigger playthrough, we’re starting in medias res and playing super-fast. Come on over and hang out....
20:39 2019-09-03

Final Fantasy 8 Release Date News: Developer confirms more features for PS4, Xbox, Switch Square Enix staff have confirmed more features for the upcoming Final Fantasy VIII Remaster that's due to hit consoles this year - here's everything you need to know....
08:13 2019-06-23

Final Fantasy 8 Release Date News: Remaster will add huge new feature to PS4, Switch, Xbox Sqaure Enix may be adding a huge new feature to the FFVIII Remaster in the upcoming rerelease of the game on modern consoles - here's what you need to know....
07:52 2019-07-05

Popular Soccer App Spied on Fans Through Phone Microphone to Catch Bars Pirating Game Streams Spain’s data protection agency has fined La Liga, the nation’s top professional soccer league, 250,000 euros ($283,000 USD) for using the league’s phone app to spy on its fans. With millions of downloads, the app was reportedly being used to surveil bars in an effort to catch establishments playing ...
22:13 2019-06-12

Astros’ other deadline move is fantasy baseball game-changer There is really nothing better than stumbling across a game-changer this late in the fantasy baseball season. The MLB trade deadline didn’t exactly produce the normal frenzy we see in the fantasy world afterwards, but there is definitely one piece most owners are looking to grab to complete their ch...
07:00 2019-08-11

Packers at Bears: Game preview, best fantasy football options The Chicago Bears will host the rival Green Bay Packers in the first game of the 2019 NFL season Thursday. Here is a game preview, including how to watch and the best fantasy football options for the NFC North clash....
20:00 2019-09-04

Wildlands may be the slickest, simplest fantasy skirmish game ever made Enlarge (credit: Osprey Games) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. Miniature battle games have been around as long as the tabletop hobby itself. From industry giants like Warhammer 40,000 to ...
15:39 2019-05-21

We catch up with the cast of ‘Carnival Row,’ Amazon’s new ‘Game of Thrones’-style fantasy In the opening scene of Amazon’s new Game of Thrones-style fantasy series Carnival Row — set in a kind of steampunk, alternate universe version of Victorian London that’s populated by humans as well as magical creatures — we see a persecuted group of fairies running for thei...
00:39 2019-09-01

Play Eurosport's Fantasy Tennis game for the second Grand Slam of the year "The second Grand Slam of the year is upon us, so sign up for the Eurosport Fantasy Tennis game, pick your team, join a league, and invite your friends."...
22:00 2019-05-23

Eurosport launches Fantasy Tennis game for Roland Garros – play here! "The second Grand Slam of the year is upon us, so sign up for the Eurosport Fantasy Tennis game, pick your team, join a league, and invite your friends."...
21:52 2019-05-25

Race is on to fill huge fantasy void left by ‘Game of Thrones’ The post-“Game of Thrones” TV boom is here. The sun has hardly set on the fantasy behemoth — which ended in May with a record-breaking 19.3 million viewers and 32 Emmy nods — but other networks are already jockeying to replace HBO’s huge hit with their own big-budget epics. Whether or not the public...
10:39 2019-08-18

Fantasy Football Week 2: Starts and sits, sleepers and risks for every game on the NFL schedule Make sure you're locking in the right lineup with Dave Richard's look at the Week 2 schedule, featuring start and sit calls plus sleepers and risks for every game....
01:13 2019-09-12

Fantasy Football Week 1: Starts and sits, risks and sleepers for every game on the schedule Get lineup advice for every game on the schedule in Week 1 as Dave Richard makes start and sit calls and looks for sleepers to slip into your lineup....
04:13 2019-09-05

Singularity6: Former Riot Games developers raise $16.5 million for multiplayer fantasy game Singularity6 is coming out of stealth as an online game developer, and the Los Angeles studio has raised $16.5 million led by Andreessen Horowitz.Read More...
16:26 2019-08-13

Fantasy football fallout from Packers-Bears game: David Montgomery worries The Bears fell to the Packers 10-3 in the NFL season opener – not exactly the high-scoring game fantasy owners were hoping for. Here’s what it may mean for fantasy owners going forward: — Concerns about how coach Matt Nagy would utilize Chicago’s bevy of running back depth were not...
22:39 2019-09-06

Fantasy Football Week 2: Starts, sits, sleepers, and risks for every game on the NFL schedule Make sure you're locking in the right lineup with Dave Richard's look at the Week 2 schedule, featuring start and sit calls plus sleepers and risks for every game....
07:13 2019-09-13

Fantasy Football Week 1: Starts and sits, sleepers and risks for every game on the NFL schedule Get lineup advice for every game on the schedule in Week 1 as Dave Richard makes start and sit calls and looks for sleepers to slip into your lineup....
18:00 2019-09-08

Big Finish At Lute Olson Fantasy Camp Championship Game; UA players grateful TUCSON – A team led by former Arizona basketball great Pete Williams won the Lute Olson Fantasy Camp for a third straight year.  His team (also coached by Craig McMillan and Joe Turner) beat a squad coached by Lute Olson’s son and Houston Rockets assistant Matt Brase and former U of A st...
09:26 2019-08-26

Fantasy football all-bust team: Carolina Panthers' passing game likely to disappoint Cam Newton's offseason shoulder surgery leaves fantasy owners with too many questions for 2019. Don't let the Panthers offense ruin your season.       ...
08:39 2019-08-15

Private contact information for over 2,000 journalists and popular YouTube creators was leaked on a popular gaming conference's website Christian Petersen/Getty Private contact information for over 2,000 game industry journalists, analysts, and YouTube creators had been accessible online in plain text on the website of the popular gaming conference, E3. The information included names, home addresses, email addresses, and phone num...
16:26 2019-08-04

Resident Evil 3 Remake or Resident Evil 8 incoming? Unnamed Capcom game 'needs testers' Capcom is sending out emails asking for testers for new games - but does that mean we can expect something from the Resident Evil franchise or a whole new IP? Here's what you need to know....
23:52 2019-08-02

End of an era: Bob Seger plays his final hometown show It was the end of an era Friday as Seger and the Silver Bullet Band played their final concert at the old Pine Knob.        ...
21:00 2019-06-22

Football Show: What England must do to reach a major final "Our intrepid reporter Marcus Foley asks some fans in Portugal what England must do to reach a major final after their calamitous defeat to the Netherlands."...
23:01 2019-06-07

The Monkees review – nothing left to prove in fun and moving 'final' show • Sydney Opera HouseJane Caro was a pre-teen fanatic screaming her lungs out at the Monkees in 1968. Their alleged final gig was, she says, a rollicking good time In 1968 I was an 11-year-old who was obsessed with the Monkees. Their concert at the Sydney Stadium (usually a boxing ring) was the first...
10:00 2019-06-19

Longtime Kenzo designers stage final show in Paris It was quite literally the final curtain for Kenzo’s Carol Lim and Humberto Leon at Paris Fashion Week on Sunday, after the duo’s eight successful years at the creative helm of the house came to a close...
03:26 2019-06-24

Ringo Starr joins Paul McCartney onstage for tour’s final show The surviving rhythm section of The Beatles took the stage together on July 13, for a performance of classics 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise)' and 'Helter Skelter.'...
21:26 2019-07-15

See Natalie Halcro & Olivia Pierson "Flourish" as They Put the Final Touches on Their Fashion Show It's crunch time for Natalie Halcro and Olivia Pierson! In this clip from Tuesday's season finale of Relatively Nat & Liv, the famed influencers are busy getting ready for......
21:52 2019-07-15

Cricket World Cup Final 2019: Never-say-die New Zealand show rivals the true value of teamwork To call New Zealand dark horses has moved beyond cliché. Every tournament they show up, revel in the condescension and the absent expectation and perform well. For the second time in as many World Cups, they are finalists, following a semi-final for the ages. This time India, the behemoth's behemoth...
16:13 2019-07-11

Yankees steal the show at the MLB All-Star Game CLEVELAND — The night began at Progressive Field with knee-jerk boos for anyone wearing a Yankees or Cubs uniform. By the time the 2019 All-Star Game concluded Tuesday, however, the Yankees had nearly stolen the show. Indians pitcher Shane Bieber, who struck out the side in the fifth inning of the A...
21:52 2019-07-10

A brief history of spinning: 6 game show wheels Fox’s new big-money summer quiz Spin The Wheel suggests, in its title, an embrace of game show basics. As TV spectacles go, what is more straightforward than Jane Citizen spinning a wheel of cash? “Everyone knows how to spin the wheel,” Spin The Wheel executive producer Justin Timberlake observes at...
20:13 2019-07-31

Some Of The Art Behind Game Of Thrones: The Final Season Kieran Belshaw is an artist who has worked on Game of Thrones for a few years now, including the eighth and final season, where he helped out on some of the series’ most iconic moments....
05:13 2019-05-31

Stranger Things 3 Game Is A Boring Rehash Of The Show In season three of Netflix’s Stranger Things, the idyllic small-town peace of Hawkins, Indiana is once again shattered by from another dimension. Only this time, there’s a licensed tie-in video game to document all of the show’s pop culture references and 80s nostalgia in pixelated detail. And docum...
00:13 2019-07-09

Your old pal Drew Barrymore is trying to get into the daytime talk show game After three years living on the blood-rich buffet of Netflix’s Santa Clarita Diet, Drew Barrymore is apparently ready for some somewhat lighter fare (indeed, possibly the lightest fare there is): Daytime talk. Deadline reports that Barrymore—who’s worked extensively as a TV and film producer over th...
16:39 2019-08-16

Game 7 Stanley Cup Final tonight on KVOA BOSTON – The “winner-take-all” Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals will be at 5 p.m. Tucson time.  The Boston Bruins and Saint Louis Blues will duke it out....
09:39 2019-06-12

Blues KO Sharks in Game 6, reach first Final since '70 David Perron collected one goal and one assist, and Ryan O'Reilly posted three assists as the St. Louis Blues punched their ticket into the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 1970 thanks to a 5-1 home-ice victory over the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night....
06:00 2019-05-22

Céline Dion Honors Late Husband as She Is Joined by Kids at Final Vegas Residency Show Céline Dion's final Last Vegas residency show included a touching tribute to her late husband and manager, René Angélil. The 51-year-old Grammy-winning singer performed......
21:52 2019-06-09

Nintendo E3 2019: every game shown, teased and played at the show Nintendo had a very strong showing at E3 2019 – somehow without even being at the expo. Thanks to its hugely popular Nintendo Direct livestreams, the house of Mario has managed to continue gripping gamers and gaming press alike with its joyful and nostalgic roster of titles – and this ...
18:13 2019-06-14

This ‘Game of Thrones’ character was originally going to survive, show’s writer says “Game of Thrones” fans are well aware that many of the show’s characters meet a bloody death. But at least one popular character — who died in the eighth and final season — was originally slated to live....
02:26 2019-05-25

Will the Game of Thrones Books End Differently Than the Show? George R.R. Martin Says... It's the end of an era for George R.R. Martin. The author whose books served as the launching pad to HBO's Game of Thrones took to his blog to discuss the end of the acclaimed series--and......
20:01 2019-05-21

‘Press Your Luck’ game show ‘scandal’ back in the spotlight “Press Your Luck” returns Tuesday night on ABC — 35 years after its infamous “scandal” when unemployed ice cream truck driver Michael Larson, wearing a thrift-store sports coat, won more than $110,000 in a seemingly random fashion. James Holzhauer’s recent 33-game run on “Jeopardy!” has turned...
05:52 2019-06-11

Chuck Woolery's new game show is "Guess how many vasectomies I've had," and it sucks For fans of the early ’90s game show version of Scrabble—what up, our Scrabheads—there are few things more depressing than host Chuck Woolery’s Twitter career, a triple-word score barrage of right-wing, anti-progressive bullshit full of Trump support and attacks on ideas like reproductive rights and...
02:00 2019-06-30

George R.R. Martin on if the Game Of Thrones books end differently than the show: "Well ... yes. And no. And yes." Now that the dust has cleared on HBO’s Game Of Thrones series finale, fans unhappy with the ending have very little to look forward to other than bigger, better season 8 remake petitions and the continued hope that author George R.R. Martin will finish out the series of novels differently. Fortunate...
18:39 2019-05-21

Adam Scott to host new game show about the joys of not doing shit Let’s be honest with each other for a second here, folks: Is there anything better than not doing shit? Canceling plans, staying in, bailing, ghosting, etc.—“Fuck it, let’s stay home” is the siren song of a generation, with “going out and doing stuff” just the latest industry that all those dang mil...
08:39 2019-08-03

Ranking the Deaths in the Final ‘Game of Thrones’ Season As expected, Season 8 delivered a few big surprises and a lot of dead bodies. Here’s look back at the major deaths, from most gut-wrenching to gratifying....
19:01 2019-05-21

Blues knot up Stanley Cup final after chaotic Game 4 ST. LOUIS — It usually takes a lucky bounce here and there to win the Stanley Cup. Game 4 of the final between the Bruins and the Blues had a whole lot of bounces — and not a lot of luck for goaltenders Tuukka Rask and Jordan Binnington. Whether it was nerves, fatigue or simply......
06:52 2019-06-04

Chara, Grzelcyk questionable to play in Game 5 of Cup Final BOSTON (AP) — Bruins defensemen Zdeno Chara and Matt Grzelcyk are being called game-time decisions to play against the St. Louis Blues in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final. Boston coach Bruce Cassidy would not confirm Chara and Grzelcyk will take warmups ahead of Thursday night’s game. Each play...
18:39 2019-06-06

Bruins stars come out to rout Blues in Game 3 of Cup Final ST. LOUIS (AP) — Patrice Bergeron and the Boston Bruins’ best players took the criticism to heart. They weren’t good enough through the first two games of the Stanley Cup Final and needed to be better. And they were. The stars came out on Saturday night and propelled Boston to a 7-2 rout...
05:52 2019-06-02

The Latest: Kuhlman replaces Backes in Cup Final Game 6 ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final (all times local): 3 p.m. Coach Bruce Cassidy believes having rookie Karson Kuhlman in the lineup over veteran David Backes gives his Boston Bruins a better chance of avoiding elimination in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final against the St...
23:26 2019-06-09

Stanley Cup Final Game 7 predictions: Will Bruins or Blues win it all? A Stanley Cup Final Game 7 is an uncommon occurrence. We’ve only seen two since 2007. Who will win this one: Bruins or Blues?       ...
12:52 2019-06-12

Bruins’ Marchand expected to play in Game 1 of Cup Final BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand is expected to play in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final despite leaving the Boston Bruins’ morning skate early. Coach Bruce Cassidy says Marchand is good to go for the series opener against the St. Louis Blues, and Boston’s leading scorer in the playoffs did no...
19:00 2019-05-27

Bruins uses big third period to force Stanley Cup Final Game 7 ST. LOUIS — Facing elimination in an oh-so-hostile environment, Brad Marchand and Tuukka Rask stepped up for the Boston Bruins once again. The Stanley Cup Final is heading to Game 7 because two of Boston’s biggest stars love the biggest moments. Rask made 28 saves, Marchand had a goal and an a...
08:52 2019-06-10

Blues’ Robert Thomas out for Game 2 of Stanley Cup Final BOSTON (AP) — The St. Louis Blues will be without injured forward Robert Thomas in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Boston Bruins. Thomas has been dealing with an undisclosed injury and not participating in most practices and morning skates. Coach Craig Berube says Thomas has been banged ...
21:39 2019-05-29

Jane Lynch picks her top 5 favorite game show hosts of all time NBC’s Hollywood Game Night brings together two civilian contestants and some of their favorite celebrities for a night of fun party games and a chance to win $25,000. We recently spoke with host Jane Lynch to find out her five favorite game show hosts of all time....
18:39 2019-07-11

Tennis players stop mid-game to show off impressive soccer skills A tennis match between Benoit Paire and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga took a bizarre turn Tuesday when both players decided to show off their soccer skills in the middle of the set....
18:00 2019-06-19

Opinion: Raptors show in Game 4 that they can win without a fully functional Kawhi Leonard The Toronto Raptors showed in Eastern Conference finals Game 4 vs. the Milwaukee Bucks that they can win when Kawhi Leonard isn't at his best.        ...
10:39 2019-05-22

Jason Momoa apparently thinks his Apple TV+ show ‘See’ is better than ‘Game of Thrones’ When Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced See, one of the original series coming to Apple’s new streaming platform Apple TV+ when it launches on Nov. 1, he described it in glowing terms to attendees of Apple’s annual fall event. He called it “one of the most imaginative, thrilling, and th...
04:26 2019-09-13

Forget Game of Thrones. Orange Is the New Black Is the Most Important TV Show of the Decade “Prison is just not as romantic as all those ’70s exploitation movies made it out to be,” Nicky Nichols, an inmate played by Natasha Lyonne, says to Alex Vause (Laura Prepon) in the emotional seventh and final season of Orange Is the New Black. “I want my money back.” T...
03:26 2019-07-23

'Game of Thrones: The Last Watch' pays tribute to show's foot soldiers "Game of Thrones: The Last Watch" could easily be dismissed as HBO's way of maximizing its ample investment in the series, a glorified electronic press kit to extend the program's run by one more week. Yet after many viewers spent the final season bashing the show, the two-hour documentary served a ...
18:01 2019-05-27

Your Game of Thrones Favorites Have the Most Emotional Tributes to the Show You Never Wanted to Leave Before the final episode of Game of Thrones aired—and the debates poured in online— the cast who had spent years with their fellow citizens of Westeros bid farewell to each other, to their fans, and to the characters they inhabited for so many years. “I grew up with these people,&r...
14:52 2019-05-21

In crisis-hit Argentina, cancer researcher turns to game show for funds Amid a swirling economic crisis and protests over budget cuts for research in Argentina, one scientist has found a novel way to fundraise: winning money on a television game show....
15:39 2019-05-21

Square Enix will finally show its 'Avengers' game on June 10th It's been a long two and a half years since Square Enix and Marvel teased plans for an Avengers game, but they're nearly ready to show the fruits of their labor. They now plan to unveil Marvel's Avengers at Square Enix's E3 event, which starts June......
23:13 2019-05-29

St. Louis Blues take Game 4 to tie up Stanley Cup Final with Boston Bruins The St. Louis Blues rebounded from a disastrous Game 3 to beat the Bruins 4-2 and send the series back to Boston tied 2-2.        ...
14:26 2019-06-04

Sanford rejoins Blues lineup for Game 3 of Stanley Cup Final Zach Sanford is expected to see his first action in more than 6 weeks when the St. Louis hosts Boston in Game 3 of Stanley Cup Final        ...
21:39 2019-06-01

Blues’ Dunn set to make Cup Final debut in Game 4 vs. Bruins ST. LOUIS (AP) — Vince Dunn is expected to return to the St. Louis Blues’ lineup Monday for Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Boston Bruins after missing almost three weeks with facial injuries and a likely concussion. Dunn has missed six games since taking a puck to the face on a sh...
21:52 2019-06-03

How a video game community filled my nephew's final days with joy My teenage nephew’s life was short and difficult, but the players and developers of Elite Dangerous came together to bring unexpected happiness to his last momentsMy nephew, Michael, died on 22 May 2019. He was 15 years old.He loved his family, tractors, lorries, tanks, spaceships and video games (m...
14:26 2019-07-04

Aaron Judge’s final rehab game won on embarrassing blunder Aaron Judge completed his rehab assignment with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Wednesday night with a 10-inning, 7-6 win over Norfolk, Baltimore’s affiliate. And he can thank Anderson Feliz for that. The Tides led 6-5 in the bottom of the 10th when Breyvic Valera came to the plate with a runne...
23:00 2019-06-20

After winning Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final, how can the St. Louis Blues keep rolling? USA TODAY Sports' Kevin Allen on what the Blues will need to do if they have a shot to top the Bruins in the Stanley Cup Final.        ...
19:00 2019-05-30

Bruins trounce Blues to send Stanley Cup Final to Game Seven The Boston Bruins staved off elimination from the Stanley Cup Final with a 5-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Sunday to force a decisive seventh game in the National Hockey League's championship series....
09:52 2019-06-10

Go Behind the Scenes of Game of Thrones' Last Season for a Final Emotional Goodbye Prepare for one last trip to the world of Westeros (for now) with HBO's Game of Thrones: The Last Watch. Airing Sunday, May 26, the two-hour documentary film will take viewers behind the......
22:13 2019-05-23

Blues’ Rob Thomas ready to rock and roll in Cup Final Game 6 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Robert Thomas is ready to return to the St. Louis Blues’ lineup for a potential Stanley Cup-clinching Game 6 against the Boston Bruins. Thomas has missed the past four games of the series with a suspected hand or wrist injury. He handled the puck fine in practice Saturday and ...
23:26 2019-06-09

Bruins rally to take down Blues in feisty Stanley Cup final Game 1 BOSTON — Sean Kuraly scored to break a third-period tie and assisted on another goal to help the Boston Bruins rally from a two-goal deficit and beat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 on Monday night in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final. Tuukka Rask stopped 18 shots for Boston, which fell behind 2-0 on......
07:39 2019-05-28

10-man Atletico rally to snatch draw at Levante in final game "Atletico Madrid came back from two goals and a man down to draw 2-2 at Levante on Saturday in their final La Liga game of the season which was also the last stand for departing long-time club servants Diego Godin and Antoine Griezmann."...
14:33 2019-05-21

Players tell themselves the World Cup final is just another game. They're wrong | Hope Solo Everything is magnified on the biggest day possible for a footballer: the pressure, the nerves, the excitement. You don’t want to waste the opportunityThe World Cup final is not just another game. You sometimes hear players say polite things like “I’m just going to take one game at a time” but I don...
15:13 2019-07-06

Stanley Cup Final: Blues can end 52-year championship drought in Game 6 The Blues lead 3-2 in the best-of-seven NHL championship series going into Sunday's Game 6 at Enterprise Center.       ...
21:52 2019-06-09

George RR Martin (sort of) reveals whether the end of his 'Game of Thrones' book will match the show George RR Martin has spoken. And like everyone else who loves "Game of Thrones," the author of the "A Song of Ice and Fire" books is in his feelings about the show ending. But he also has lots of news to share!...
16:00 2019-05-21

FC Tucson to host fireworks show after Wednesday’s game at Kino Sports Complex TUCSON – The Old Pueblo’s pro soccer team will take the field on Wednesday, July 3 against Toronto FC II at the Kino Sports Complex. Afterward, there’ll be a free, pre-Independence Day firework celebration. Here’s more from Tuesday’s sportscast:...
07:00 2019-07-03

Sophie Turner said her mom panicked when she got her 'Game of Thrones' role, but her dad was calm because 'we’ve never heard of this show before' Helen Sloan/HBO Sophie Turner said her mom panicked when she landed her role as Sansa Stark in "Game of Thrones," but her dad pointed out that they hadn't even heard of the show. Turner told The Cut that her dad said the show was "probably going to be nothing" to reassure her mother after she lande...
05:39 2019-06-02

It’s official: The ‘Game of Thrones’ series finale was the worst episode in the show’s history A few weeks ago, the fourth episode of the last Game of Thrones season needed only a few days to become the show’s worst-rated episode on IMDB. It had an average rating of 6.6/10 from more than 62,000 reviews, and that rating sank even lower in the days that followed — it’s current...
17:26 2019-05-21

Rob McElhenney is an egotistical game designer in the first teaser for his Apple show Mythic Quest Way back in August, we heard that Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day from It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia were developing a show for Apple TV+ about a video game studio, with the weird twist that actual video game publisher Ubisoft was involved in some capacity. Today, at Ubisoft’s E3 press conference...
02:00 2019-06-11

Carice van Houten Says #MeToo Helped Show That Game of Thrones Didn't Need the Nudity It's been over a month since we said goodbye to everybody's favorite love/hate show, but if you think we're done talking about it, you're wrong! Today, we're talking......
09:00 2019-07-04

Friends to foes: Courtney Cox and Lisa Kudrow face off on new game show 25 Words Or Less Not since Monica and Phoebe faced off over whether the latter should be performing in front of the former’s restaurant have we seen Courtney Cox and Lisa Kudrow gone head to head in such a brutal manner: At least, that’s probably the sort of attention new game show 25 Words Or Less is hoping for whe...
01:13 2019-09-12

Stanley Cup Final: Time, TV, streaming info and everything you need for Game 7 of Bruins-Blues The Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues will play a winner-take-all Game 7 for the right to lift the Stanley Cup.       ...
12:52 2019-06-12

African Champions League final to be replayed after original game abandoned • Second leg, and trophy, had been awarded to Esperance • Wydad Casablanca left pitch after equaliser was disallowedThe second leg of the African Champions League final will be replayed after the original fixture was abandoned and the match awarded to Esperance when Wydad Casablanca left the pitch f...
00:52 2019-06-06

England World Cup semi-final is biggest game of our careers, says Ben Stokes • All-rounder wants revenge for loss to Australia at Lord’s• Stokes: ‘Beating them is that touch better than any other team’Ben Stokes wants England to secure World Cup redemption against the team they love to beat the most, having described the box office semi-final against Australia on Thursday as...
20:39 2019-07-09

Stanley Cup final heads to deciding Game 7 after Bruins thrash Blues Brad Marchand and Tuukka Rask star in Bruins’ 5-1 victoryElectric home crowd in St Louis can’t prevent defeatLast Stanley Cup final Game 7 came in 2011Tuukka Rask made 28 saves, Brad Marchand had a goal and an assist, and the Boston Bruins beat the St Louis Blues 5-1 on Sunday night to even the brui...
16:52 2019-06-10

Stanley Cup Final: Bruins making it hard to pick Blues in Game 2 Early rust. The rest was a rout. After falling behind the St. Louis Blues by two goals in the opening 21 minutes of Monday night’s series opener in the Stanley Cup final, the extremely well-rested Boston Bruins regained their dominant form that crushed the Columbus Blue Jackets and Carolina Hurrican...
22:26 2019-05-29

Blues' Rob Thomas ready to rock and roll in Cup Final Game 6 Robert Thomas is ready to return to the St. Louis Blues' lineup for a potential Stanley Cup-clinching Game 6 against the Boston Bruins       ...
21:52 2019-06-09

Stanley Cup Final: Torey Krug gets four points as Bruins top Blues 7-2 in Game 3 Boston Bruins defenseman Torey Krug made history with a four-point game and the Boston took a 2-1 lead in the Stanley Cup Final with a 7-2 win over the St. Louis Blues in Game 3....
13:00 2019-06-02

Watch: Yankees' CC Sabathia throws out first pitch at final All-Star Game New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Progressive Field before Tuesday's MLB All-Star Game, his final Midsummer Classic as a player....
15:52 2019-07-10

Game of Thrones' Final Season: A Definitive List of Everyone Who Lived or Died Our watch has ended, and now my walk of shame begins. The eighth and final season of Game of Thrones is over, and the final death count has been tallied (Valar Morghulis). We started off the season with so many characters. Some of them died, but others lived—frankly, way more than I expected. Read m...
07:00 2019-06-06

‘Game of Thrones’ writers got an Emmy nomination for that atrocious final season No surprise, HBO came in for a strong showing at the Emmy nominations reveal event that just wrapped up Tuesday morning. The premium cable network pummeled Netflix in terms of total nominations (137, compared to Netflix’s 117) and also broke its own record for earning its highest number of nom...
20:00 2019-07-16

Stanley Cup final Game 7: St Louis Blues v Boston Bruins – live! NHL champion will be decided at TD Garden after bruising seriesEmail Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresport 12.16am BST Game 7A pressure-cooker of this intensity is difficult to find. 3.45pm BST Beau will be here shortly. In the meantime, here’s how Game 6 went down:Tuukka Rask made 28 saves, ...
01:26 2019-06-13

Boston Bruins' Matt Grzelcyk will not travel for Game 3 of Stanley Cup Final Boston Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk is in the concussion protocol and won't travel with the team for Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final against the St. Louis Blues....
08:52 2019-05-31

Netflix exec quietly confirms release timing for the epic show that could be the next ‘Game of Thrones’ The pain caused by HBO’s final season of Game of Thrones is still too new to allow us to fully appreciate what we lost when the series concluded earlier this year. Yes, season 8 was nothing short of an utter travesty and fans will never forgive showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss for butch...
11:00 2019-08-31

The atrocious ‘Game of Thrones’ finale is the officially lowest-rated show ever to get an Emmy nod for writing Let’s be clear about one thing right from the top here. HBO’s Game of Thrones deserves tons of praise for the impressive pile of Emmy nominations it just picked up a few days ago — 32, to be exact, the most ever accumulated for a show during a single season. But for many fans, one ...
02:26 2019-07-20

Brush fire breaks out after fireworks show at St. Lucie Mets game at First Data Field Attendees at Thursday's St. Lucie Mets game took to social media to report a fire outside First Data Field; a similar incident occurred in 2017.       ...
06:26 2019-07-05

Stanley Cup Final: St. Louis Blues beat Boston Bruins in Game 4 to tie series Ryan O'Reilly scored two goals as the St. Louis Blues beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final to tie the series at two games apiece....
08:39 2019-06-04

Stanley Cup Final: Boston Bruins roar back to win Game 1 vs. St. Louis Blues The Bruins responded to a slow start and a 2-0 deficit with a dominant final two periods to beat the Blues in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final.        ...
07:39 2019-05-28

Stanley Cup Final: Bruins' Brad Marchand, David Krejci to play in Game 1 Boston Bruins forwards Brad Marchand and David Krejci are expected to play against the St. Louis Blues in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday night....
00:39 2019-05-27

Stanley Cup Final: Bruins' Zdeno Chara adapts his game and still dominates at 42 Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara, playing in Stanley Cup Final against St. Louis Blues, saw how game was changing and worked to read plays better.        ...
11:52 2019-05-29

Even Lena Headey Was Disappointed With Cersei Lannister's Final Scene On Game Of Thrones Cersei Lannister's passive death as the Red Keep crumbled around her felt a bit anti-climactic to some fans – and, apparently, to Lena Headey as well...
02:13 2019-06-18

This anime recreation of ‘Game of Thrones’ might be good enough to make you forget the final season It’s only been about two months since Game of Thrones aired the series finale capping the controversial eighth and final season of the show, and the strong feelings about its resolution haven’t died down too much since then. For evidence, look no farther than a simple Google search for t...
22:13 2019-07-12

St. Louis Blues score after uncalled tripping penalty, win Game 5 of Stanley Cup Final St. Louis' Tyler Bozak took out the legs of Boston's Noel Acciari, and the Blues' David Perron scored while the Bruins player was dazed on the ice.        ...
14:00 2019-06-07

Zidane's stinging swipe at Bale hints at departure after final-game snub "Zinedine Zidane has hinted Gareth Bale’s time at Real Madrid may be over after keeping him on the bench in the dismal defeat to Real Betis, then aiming a swipe at him afterwards."...
14:33 2019-05-21

Jon Snow apologizes for final season of ‘Game of Thrones’ in viral deepfake video A deepfake video of Jon Snow apologizing for the final season of "Game of Thrones" – saying, “When the Starbucks cup is the smallest mistake, you know you f–ked up,” has gone viral....
20:00 2019-06-16

Stanley Cup Final: TV, fast facts for Boston Bruins-St. Louis Blues in Game 5 The St. Louis Blues tied up the Stanley Cup Final with the Boston Bruins in Game 4. Game 5 is headed to Boston. Here's what you need to know.        ...
13:26 2019-06-06

Pete Alonso's dream season rolls into Home Run Derby, All-Star Game: 'I'm living a fantasy right now' It has all been a little bit surreal for Pete Alonso, the slugger who broke Mets' rookie record for home runs and is now an All-Star.       ...
01:52 2019-07-09

Pete Alonso's dream season rolls on with Home Run Derby title, All-Star Game: 'I'm living a fantasy right now' It has all been a little bit surreal for Pete Alonso, the slugger who broke Mets' rookie record for home runs and is now an All-Star.       ...
07:13 2019-07-09

Game Of Thrones' Jack Gleeson played a pivotal role at an Irish wrestling show last weekend It’s easy for a wrestler to be hated by an audience. You can trash the hometown sports team, call everybody ugly, or be forced into becoming the next John Cena by Vince McMahon (hi, Roman Reigns!). To be hated properly, however, is very, very difficult. For an audience to hate you as much as they lo...
01:00 2019-08-22

Isaac Hempstead Wright defends the 'Game of Thrones' finale and his character's arc: 'I am thrilled with the way the show ends' Charles McQuillan/Getty Images Warning: Spoilers ahead for HBO's "Game of Thrones" season eight, episode six, "The Iron Throne." Isaac Hempstead Wright, who plays Bran Stark, recently defended the show's controversial finale in a guest column for The Hollywood Reporter. Hempstead Wright said the fi...
22:26 2019-05-21

‘Game of Thrones’ showrunners finally broke their silence and discussed the show’s worst season… sort of After dropping what turned out to be the worst Game of Thrones season in the show’s storied history, David Benioff and D.B. Weiss went silent, choosing not to face any of the harsh criticism Game of Thrones received. It’s D&D that Game of Thrones fans hated most after season 8, which fai...
20:39 2019-09-02

Jameela Jamil's new game show feels kind of like scrolling through the world's crappiest Twitter feed Suggesting something designed for people whose daily Twitter dives are way less automatically traumatic than ours, TBS released a trailer for its new game show The Misery Index tonight, inviting us all to contemplate the worst shit imaginable (that isn’t modern-day American politics). Hosted by The ...
07:13 2019-07-19

Blues vs Bruins live stream: how to watch Game 7 of NHL Stanley Cup Final 2019 online from anywhere Well it all comes down to this. After a long hard NHL season and a tremendously exciting Stanley Cup finals series, the whole thing boils down to one game of hockey at the TD Garden tonight. The St. Louis Blues have the chance to walk away with the first Stanley Cup in the franchise's history, ...
03:26 2019-06-13

Splatoon 2's Final Splatfest Will Be Held In July As The Game's Post-Release Development Winds Down When Nintendo released Splatoon 2 for the Nintendo Switch in 2017, the company announced that it would provide Splatfest events for two years. That commitment is nearing its end, with Splatoon’s chief creator Hisashi Nogami announcing in Los Angeles today that the game’s final Splatfest will be held...
02:00 2019-06-09

Stanley Cup Final: Carl Gunnarsson lifts Blues past Bruins in overtime of Game 2 Carl Gunnarsson scores his first career playoff goal in overtime as St. Louis Blues beat Boston Bruins 3-2 in Game 2 to tie Stanley Cup Final.        ...
09:26 2019-05-30

Bruins vs Blues live stream: how to watch Game 6 of NHL Stanley Cup Final 2019 online from anywhere Well this is a turn up for the books - the St. Louis Blues have the chance to beat the mighty Boston Bruins at the Scottrade Center tonight and walk away with the first Stanley Cup in the franchise's history.The two teams are facing off in a best-of-seven final to see which will take 2019'...
00:00 2019-06-10

And now The A.V. Club’s watch is ended: Final thoughts on the Mad Queen, Team Stark, and who won the great game The ash has settled and new dawn rises over Westeros. The A.V. Club gives our final thoughts on this season of Game Of Thrones, how “The Iron Throne” did and did not work for us, and who the real winner of this whole game was. (It’s Sansa.) Senior Writer Katie Rife and Managing Editor Caity PenzeyMo...
16:52 2019-05-21

Boston Bruins' Matt Grzelcyk leaves Game 2 of Stanley Cup Final after hard hit The Boston Bruins' Matt Grzelcyk is evaluated at hospital after his head slams into the glass during a check by the St. Louis Blues' Oskar Sundqvist.        ...
09:26 2019-05-30

Anyone’s Game: These Middle School Talent Show Judges Can’t Decide Which Of The Fat-Kid-And-Janitor Duos Who Tap-Danced ‘You’ve Got A Friend In Me’ Should Win First Place It’s rare that there are so many great acts in a talent show that it’s difficult to choose a winner, but that’s precisely the case in today’s competition at Timberlane Middle School in Pennington, New Jersey: The faculty members judging the talent show can’t decide which of the fat-kid-and-janitor d...
23:39 2019-07-18

On The Late Show, Naomi Watts shows off her scream queen pipes, stays mum on the Game Of Thrones prequel Stephen Colbert welcomed multiple Oscar nominee Naomi Watts onto Friday’s Late Show by introducing her as a “scream queen.” And while that designation is more likely to bring to mind the reliably imperiled likes of Jamie Lee Curtis, Adrienne Barbeau, the late Marilyn Burns, or, if you’re in a Troma ...
15:13 2019-06-22

Doc Emrick to call 45th NHL Game 7 of illustrious career tonight in Bruins-Blues Stanley Cup Final Legendary hockey voice Doc Emrick will remember his 45th NHL Game 7 just as he has his first: with fond memories.       ...
15:52 2019-06-12

Zdeno Chara's status for Game 5 of Stanley Cup Final unclear after taking puck in face Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy says Zdeno Chara will be examined in Boston to see whether he will be able to play in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final.        ...
01:39 2019-06-05

Klobuchar blasts Trump's handling of canceled Taliban talks: 'Treating foreign policy like some kind of game show' 2020 Democratic primary presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar lambasted President Trump’s handling of the cancelled talks between the Taliban and Afghani leaders, saying the current Oval Office occupant treats “foreign policy like some kind of game show.”...
22:00 2019-09-08

‘Game of Thrones’ and its creators score record-breaking Emmy nods despite fans hatred of final season “Game of Thrones” earned a record-breaking 32 Emmy nominations for its final season, including writing and directing nods for the series creators, despite fans maligning it as being poorly executed....
20:13 2019-07-16

'Game of Thrones' nabs record 32 Emmy Award nominations, including best drama series, in final season HBO's "Game of Thrones" earned a record 32 Emmy nominations on Tuesday, including best drama series. The record had been held by "NYPD Blue," which had 27 nominations in 1994....
00:26 2019-07-17

'AGT' goes live: The best acts headed into the final rounds of summer's top show 'America's Got Talent' begins its live shows Tuesday, with 12 of 36 surviving acts performing. Judge Howie Mandel picks top acts to watch.        ...
21:52 2019-08-12

Did the 'Game of Thrones' finale ruin the whole show? Fans are split Spoiler alert! "Game of Thrones" Reddit fans are split about whether the maligned finale episode ruined the show as a whole in our exclusive survey.        ...
19:26 2019-05-22

The biggest video game show of the year is about to kick off — here are the 13 biggest games to keep an eye on "Final Fantasy VII Remake"/Square Enix The video game industry's big annual trade show, E3 2019, kicks off on June 8. E3 is the annual event where the biggest games of the year are given center stage, and this year is no different. Major news is expected from major console makers and game publisher...
14:01 2019-06-08

Major Continuity Error: HBO Is Apologizing In Advance For A Scene In The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Finale Where Jon Snow’s Cell Phone Goes Off And His Ringtone Is A 16-Bit Version Of The Show’s Theme Song The people who make Game of Thrones are human like everyone else and that means a mistake from time to time, but this one is likely to go down in entertainment history as one of the worst. HBO is apologizing in advance for a scene in the Game of Thrones finale where Jon Snow’s cell phone goes off an...
18:26 2019-05-21

'Game of Thrones': Economics of mercy and other final lessons Here are some takeaways about wealth and Westeros from eight seasons of beheadings, betrayals and betrothals and from the series finale in particular.        ...
15:13 2019-05-21

'Game of Thrones' Season 8: Images from the final episodes HBO's "Game of Thrones" is now history after its long-awaited series finale. Click through to see photos from the eighth and final season.        ...
15:52 2019-05-21

St. Louis hosts first Stanley Cup Final game in 49 years: 'City has gone crazy' For the first time since 1970, a Stanley Cup Final game will be played in St. Louis – and the city is more than ready for it.        ...
16:13 2019-06-01

Major Storytelling Error: David Benioff Is Apologizing In Advance For A Scene In The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Finale Where Jon Snow’s Cell Phone Goes Off And His Ringtone Is A 16-Bit Version Of The Show’s Theme Song The final season of Game Of Thrones has received a lot of criticism for what many fans consider to be glaring creative mistakes on the part of lead writers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. Unfortunately, it seems like those fans are going to have to brace themselves for even more unpopular storytelling...
18:26 2019-05-21

The Link’s Awakening remake feels exactly like it should Link's Awakening for Nintendo Switch is a faithful recreation of the original game, except when it's not. Although I remember watching my older brothers playing the original Zelda on their NES, the Game Boy was my first console, and Link's Awakening......
19:13 2019-06-13

From tragic to magic: what's the best Disney remake so far? As The Lion King roars into cinemas, the CGI spectacle continues an ever-expanding line of flashy new takes on the studio’s library of animated classicsDisney’s new remake of The Lion King roared into theaters over the weekend, arriving as the culmination of a decade-long endeavor to revitalize (or ...
08:52 2019-07-22

'The Man Who Fell to Earth' will get a TV remake on CBS All Access CBS is continuing its habit of reviving classic franchises as streaming shows. The broadcaster has ordered a series version of The Man Who Fell to Earth based on both Walter Tevis' novel and the legendary movie starring David Bowie. The premise rem......
22:00 2019-08-02

Will Smith's Aladdin Is a Serviceable, Extravagant Remake but Nothing More Starring Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, and Will Smith, Disney's 2019 live-action remake of Aladdin follows the plot of the original movie beat for beat, while adding nothing new from a cultural......
13:00 2019-05-24

The Indoor Farmer Who Wants to Remake Appalachia's Agriculture Jonathan Webb, the founder of a startup called AppHarvest, is building a 60-acre greenhouse in an economically distressed part of Kentucky. Will his high-tech approach help fix the flaws of the U.S. food system?...
19:26 2019-08-16

The First Reactions to Disney's The Lion King Remake Are Here It sounds like The Lion King just can’t wait to be king of the box office. The first reactions to the CGI remake of Disney’s The Lion King are here, with critics praising the film’s visual effects and dynamic cast...although having photorealistic animals sing does seem to come with some caveats.Read...
23:39 2019-07-10

'Game of Thrones' star weighs in on petition to redo final season: 'That sucks' "That sucks," said "Game of Thrones" star Jacob Anderson (Grey Worm), after learning of a petition to remake the final season. The series ends Sunday.        ...
18:52 2019-05-26

Indian Remake of The Office Returns for Season 2 With Mallika Dua The Indian remake of The Office is (unfortunately) coming back. The Office has been renewed for season 2 with a September 15 release date on Hotstar. Mallika Dua is joining the cast of The Office......
10:26 2019-09-11

Elizabeth Warren Has Lots of Plans. Together, They Would Remake the Economy. Ms. Warren could face a difficult path to winning over moderates, but by pushing out so many proposals so early, she is forcing her Democratic rivals to play catch-up....
01:52 2019-06-11

Review: ‘Jacob’s Ladder’ remake should have aimed higher As an exploration of post-traumatic stress disorder in US war veterans, the psychological thriller “Jacob’s Ladder” was ripe for an update. As a piece of enjoyable ’90s shock schlock, it maybe should have just stayed where it was. The 1990 original, from director Adrian Lyne,...
05:26 2019-08-22

Resident Evil's next chapter is Project Resistance - and its not a remake It looks like a new Resident Evil game is on the way, called Project Resistance, and this time it isn't a remake.Capcom has launched a teaser website for Project Resistance, which states that the game will be officially announced with a teaser trailer on September 9 at 4pm BST / 8am PT / 11am E...
15:39 2019-08-29

Jacob’s new Ladder only goes down, into the pits of crappy remake hell Though it died a pretty swift death at the box office in the fall of 1990, Adrian Lyne’s hallucinatory horror freakout Jacob’s Ladder has gone on to a better place, climbing to an afterlife of cult fandom. Written by Joel Bruce Rubin, whose script sat on the Hollywood blacklist for a solid decade, t...
09:52 2019-08-21

The 'Panzer Dragoon' remake arrives on Switch this winter The Panzer Dragoon series has been around since the days of the Sega Saturn and now stretches across six titles. On Tuesday at its E3 Direct event, Nintendo announced that the venerated shooter series will soon be coming to the Switch with Panzer Dra......
20:26 2019-06-11

Here’s the first footage of Beyonce’s Nala in the ‘Lion King’ remake “Simba, you have to take your place as king.” We’re almost a month out now from another of Disney’s hugely anticipated 2019 releases, with the live-action remake of The Lion King set to hit theaters on July 19. And on Monday, Disney dropped a new trailer giving us the first i...
03:13 2019-06-04

Why Remake The Lion King? Director Jon Favreau Explains When it comes to Disney’s upcoming Lion King movie, most of us have lots of questions. Things like, is it a shot-for-shot remake? Is it live-action? Animation? Will the animals be talking and/or singing? And perhaps most importantly: Why attempt this in the first place?Read more......
06:52 2019-05-31

Love Island USA: are Americans ready to crack on with the remake? The sun-and-sex ratings hit has made its way across the Atlantic with a fancier villa, a cast of toned singletons and a less-than-compelled audienceThere’s something oddly poetic and strangely redundant about a stateside spin on ITV2’s feverishly compulsive hit Love Island. It’s an American remake o...
09:39 2019-07-12

Fans Are Trying To Remake Dino Crisis In Unreal Engine 4 Debuting 20 years ago this month in Japan, Capcom’s short-lived Dino Crisis series asked, “What if dinosaurs instead of zombies?” Now, some fans have taken it upon themselves to remake Dino Crisis using Unreal Engine 4....
20:39 2019-07-22

The Link's Awakening Remake Is A Complete Graphical Overhaul I thought the original The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening looked great on my Game Boy when I was a kid, but they Game Boy had nothing on the graphical capabilities of the Nintendo Switch. In this side-by-side comparison video showing the Switch and the Game Boy Color versions, you can observe the...
20:26 2019-09-12

The Link's Awakening Switch remake will let you create dungeons When The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening remake arrives on Switch on September 20th, you'll have plenty of options to continue enjoying the game aside from the main story. That's because there's a dungeon creation mode that'll let you forge your ow......
20:26 2019-06-11

California Passes Landmark Bill to Remake Gig Economy With the bill’s passage, California’s ride-hailing drivers, food-delivery couriers, janitors and others are set to be reclassified as employees and not contractors....
06:52 2019-09-11

Aladdin review – live-action remake really takes flight Guy Ritchie’s adaptation is lively, colourful and genuinely funny – making only judicious tweaks to the original, it’s thankfully not a whole new worldThe scimitars are out for Disney’s live-action Aladdin, what with the enduring fondness for the original (not least Robin Williams’ Genie) and the bo...
10:13 2019-05-22

Destroy All Humans hands-on — A remake with pretty landscapes and mean aliens Destroy All Humans is THQ Nordic's zany remake of the 2005 original. This time, the art work looks a lot better, thanks to Black Forest Games.Read More...
22:52 2019-06-07

'Lady and the Tramp' remake casts shelter dog in lead role An Arizona shelter dog will make its debut on the big screen as the lead role in Disney's live-action remake of the popular 1955 animated movie, "Lady and the Tramp."...
11:52 2019-08-21

‘Lion King’ Remake Becomes Disney’s Latest Box-Office Smash Disney’s domestic market share for the year stands at about 40 percent. On Sunday, “Avengers: Endgame” passed “Avatar” to rank as the No. 1 ticket-seller on record....
20:26 2019-07-21

Link's Awakening Remake Is Out September, Has A New Dungeon-Building Feature The upcoming Switch remake of Zelda: Link’s Awakening looks like a 1:1 recreation of the original game, except for one big new feature: a dungeon builder called Chamber Dungeons....
19:13 2019-06-11

The lifeless Disney remake Aladdin can’t muster the original’s magic The forced march of listless live-action Disney remakes continues with Guy Ritchie’s Aladdin, the worst of a batch that has already gifted us forgettable, over-designed reimaginings of Cinderella and Beauty And The Beast. Of course, Disney’s beloved 1992 animated musical about a young thief and the...
22:26 2019-05-22

Melissa McCarthy in talks for villain role in 'Little Mermaid' remake "Bridesmaids" actress Melissa McCarthy is in negotiations to play Ursula the sea witch in the live-action remake of the 1989 cartoon classic, "The Little Mermaid."...
21:26 2019-06-30

Hotstar Reveals Release Date for Indian Remake of The Office Hotstar has set a June 28 release date for the Indian remake of The Office, the Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant-created British series that aired on BBC....
10:00 2019-06-24

Kevin Hart and Paramount Are Developing a Remake of Scrooged, Which We Can All Agree is Very Necessary When I think of movies I need to see again, with new actors and a slightly refreshed script, of course I think of the moderately charming late-’80s Bill Murray vehicle Scrooged. Do you—do you not?Read more......
01:39 2019-06-09

45 of the biggest differences between the 'Lion King' remake and the animated movie Walt Disney Studios/Disney Warning: There are spoilers ahead for Disney's "The Lion King" remake. The remake is kinder to Zazu and gives Scar another reason to be jealous of his brother, Mufasa. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. Disney's "The Lion King" remake is finally in theaters and t...
09:26 2019-07-19

Why Hollywood should leave anime out of its live-action remake obsession From Disney's "Lion King" and upcoming "Cats" to Warner Bros' "Detective Pikachu," it's clear Hollywood is into live-action remakes right now. But anime is one area filmmakers may want to leave alone....
22:39 2019-08-10

Trump Claimed He’d Show His Taxes. Now He’s Suing California Over New Law That Would Force Him to Show His Returns President Donald Trump once claimed that if he wasn’t being audited he’d have no problem showing his tax returns. While tax-return flashing isn’t a requirement to be president, it’s been the unspoken norm that all presidents since Richard Nixon have adhered to. As it stands, Trump is the only modern...
23:39 2019-08-07

Virginia 63, Auburn 62 | Final Four: N.C.A.A. Final Four: A Shot, a Whistle and a First Final for Virginia A late foul call, and the resulting three free throws by Kyle Guy in the final second, saved the Cavaliers against Auburn and sent them to the N.C.A.A. championship game....
18:13 2019-05-21

Original ‘Lion King’ animator says Disney’s ‘weak’ CGI remake ‘hurts’ This is far from animation’s natural circle of life. So say three old-school animators who worked on 1994’s “The Lion King,” which inspired the current blockbuster photorealistic version. While reviewers and the box office found the star-studded CGI-remake of the Disney class...
19:52 2019-08-02

How Disney Is Turning Your Nostalgia Into Billions One Live-Action Remake at a Time An abused elephant with oversized ears joyously takes flight. A kitchen comes to life, each piece of hardware and furniture bursting into song. A street urchin and a princess......
15:26 2019-07-19

Lion King remake review: Roaring visuals, but the execution is a hairball Enlarge / You would not like Adult Simba when he's angry. (credit: Disney) You have definitely seen The Lion King before. That sentence applies to both the 1994 Disney classic and next week's CGI-filled remake. This new version, premiering worldwide on Friday, July 19, has been remade in such a st...
13:13 2019-07-12

The first trailer for Disney's 'Mulan' live-action remake premieres Sunday Here's one more reason to tune into the Women's World Cup final on Sunday: the first trailer for Disney's "Mulan" live-action remake is premiering during the game....
03:13 2019-07-08

Early reactions make ‘The Lion King’ sound like the best Disney remake yet Disney is currently in the process of remaking many of its classic animated films with modern visual effects and live-action casts. Some have been more successful than others, but few, if any, have been as highly anticipated as The Lion King. How could it possibly live up to the original, which many...
21:52 2019-07-10

Be prepared for the photorealistic cruddiness of Disney’s pointless Lion King remake The Lion King, Disney’s latest attempt to make a new hit from the blueprint of one of its old ones, begins the exact same way as the 1994 animated smash on which it’s based: with a blood-red sun peaking over the horizon of the African Serengeti, a single chanting voice rising with it. What follows i...
18:39 2019-07-11

Blumhouse announces Black Christmas remake directed by Sophia Takal To its credit, Blumhouse seems to have taken criticisms of its previously all-male directorial lineup to heart: The company’s Hulu anthology series Into The Dark has featured three episodes helmed by female directors—two of whom were on our list of women we thought would fit in well at Blumhouse—sin...
22:26 2019-06-13

Ngakoue a no-show, Ramsey puts on show as Jaguars report Standout defensive end Yannick Ngakoue was a no-show; two-time Pro Bowl cornerback Jalen Ramsey put on show as the Jacksonville Jaguars reported for training camp       ...
15:00 2019-07-24

Point Blank review – mediocre action thriller remake lands on Netflix Anthony Mackie rises above a rickety remake of a French thriller about a nurse teaming up with a criminal after his wife is kidnappedIn order to create the optimal viewing experience for rickety Netflix thriller Point Blank, a quickie remake of the acclaimed 2010 French film, expectations should eit...
15:13 2019-07-12

Humiliating Kashmir is part of Modi’s plan to remake India | Kapil Komireddi The brutal abolition of the region’s special status is another stage in the prime minister’s Hindu nationalist projectOn Valentine’s Day this year, Narendra Modi went on a date with Bear Grylls. As the two men set off on an “adventure of a lifetime” in India’s Corbett national park, 500 miles to the...
21:26 2019-08-06

Neil Gaiman forced to address the live-action Coraline remake that Twitter just made up The year is 2009. You’ve just walked out of the theater from watching Coraline for the first time. You’re scared shitless. The year is 2019. It is happening again, but with real people and button-eyed monsters. That’s the reality that Twitter conjured up recently, and it’s also not happening. Neil G...
03:52 2019-07-18

Harry Styles Is Rumored to Play Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid Live-Action Remake Will Harry Styles be part of Disney's world? Fans are crossing their fingers! There's industry chatter that the former One Direction member is early in talks to play the iconic......
01:26 2019-07-17

The 'Lion King' reviews are in and critics are saying Disney's remake is beautiful to behold, but lacks soul Walt Disney Studios Disney's reimagining of "The Lion King" will be released on Friday, July 19. Critics are saying that the film's biggest strength is the stunning visuals, but that's also a major weakness. The animals look so realistic that their faces lack the emotions seen clearly in the origi...
20:13 2019-07-12

'Brady Bunch' cast hangs wood paneling and beaded curtains to remake TV home A renovation of the house seen in classic TV show "The Brady Bunch" meticulously replicates the famous wood-paneled living room, the orange and green kitchen and even Greg's groovy attic, actors from the series said on Thursday....
17:39 2019-07-31

Fox Sports viewership for USWNT final against Netherlands up 22% over men's World Cup final last year Fox Sports released ratings, which revealed USWNT final had a 10.0 overnight metered market rating compared to last year's men's match that drew 8.3.       ...
01:52 2019-07-09

Fox Sports ratings for USWNT final against Netherlands up 20% over men's World Cup final last year Fox Sports released ratings, which revealed USWNT final had a 10.0 overnight metered market rating compared to last year's men's match that drew 8.3.       ...
22:26 2019-07-08

Jets final roster prediction: The fight for final running back spots The Jets enter Thursday’s preseason finale with most of their roster set. There may be a few players who can change the minds of general manager Joe Douglas and head coach Adam Gase, but for the most part the roster decisions have been made. The players who face the Eagles on Thursday night at MetLi...
02:26 2019-08-29

England suffer semi-final heartbreak as New Zealand reach final "Holders Australia will face New Zealand in the netball World Cup final after both emerged victorious from two thrilling semi-finals in Liverpool on Saturday."...
20:39 2019-07-20

Women’s World Cup final ratings surpass last year’s men’s final American television viewers turned out in large numbers to see if the U.S. women’s national soccer team, led by Megan Rapinoe, could bring home the title of world champion. The 2019 Women’s World Cup final Sunday, in which the United States beat the Netherlands 2-0, drew more than 14 million v...
04:00 2019-07-09

Women’s World Cup final ratings beat out 2018 Men’s final The US Women’s National Team’s popularity, it turns out, translates to viewership. The Women’s World Cup final, featuring the USWNT and the Netherlands, drew a 10.0 overnight rating, per Variety, beating out the 2018 men’s final, which had an 8.3 rating. Though it’s unl...
01:39 2019-07-09

The 2020 Audi A3 Final Edition Is Not The Final A3, Words Don't Matter Audi has announced a series of updates for its 2020 model range, including a special “Final Edition” of the 2020 Audi A3. That’s a preposterous name for it though, because the A3 doesn’t appear to be going anywhere....
02:39 2019-08-30

The Women's World Cup final got bigger US TV ratings than the 2018 men's final AP Photo/David Vincent Fox's broadcast of the Women's World Cup final on Sunday was watched by 14.3 million viewers, according to Nielsen. That's up 22% from last year's broadcast of the men's final. Sunday's game is the most watched soccer telecast since 2015's Women's World Cup final, which is th...
17:52 2019-07-09

Hong Kong Protesters Urge Boycott of Disney's Mulan Remake After Star's Pro-Police Comments Hong Kong is in the midst of political turmoil as anti-government protesters clash with police, and now Disney’s Mulan remake has become an unlikely flashpoint for debate. Read more......
23:26 2019-08-17

Conservative leadership race enters final stretch with Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt set to take part in final hustings The contest between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will enter its final furlong this evening as the pair take part in the final hustings of the Conservative leadership race....
11:39 2019-07-17

When Yu-Gi-Oh! Meets Tokyo Fashion Recently Tokyo high schooler Makocha was featured on the popular Tokyo Fashion Instagram account, wearing hoodie, cutout pants, Dr. Martens and Yu-Gi-Oh! cards....
14:00 2019-07-11

This Tokyo Town Can't Give Away Houses A Tokyo town is giving away houses to draw residents, a sign of the challenges popular cities face: too few houses in some areas, too many in others....
17:13 2019-08-13

The Tokyo neighbourhood where people come to disappear For hundreds of years people have come to Sanya in search of labouring jobs, shelter and a sense of belonging – but the area is changing fast, and its residents are struggling to adaptAt first sight, Sanya looks much like any other Tokyo suburb: well-appointed homes, supermarkets and fast-food resta...
20:39 2019-06-14

Here are 15 Americans who could become stars at Tokyo Olympics With the Tokyo Games a year away, who is poised to follow the likes of Katie Ledecky and Simone Biles in breaking through at the Olympics?       ...
15:00 2019-07-24

| The rugby-mad duo cycling from Twickenham to Tokyo They survived dogs in Iran and stomach bugs in India ... it's been a madcap adventure for a pair of rugby enthusiasts cycling from Twickenham to Tokyo ahead of the World Cup....
12:39 2019-08-11

Germany's 'Little Tokyo' celebrates Japan Day Sushi, origami and anime — these may sound like scenes from an average day spent in Tokyo. But once a year, fans of Japanese pop culture get to live out their wildest dreams in the Rhineland....
18:00 2019-05-27

| Tokyo Olympics to warn on weed In what you might call a joint statement, Tokyo 2020 organisers noted the need to warn countries with cannabis laws that weed isn't allowed in Japan....
12:13 2019-06-11

Life In An Iconic Tokyo Building This is Nakagin Capsule Tower. Built in 1972, it was designed by architect Kisho Kurokawa and a prime example of the Japanese architectural movement known as Metabolism, in which the concept was to design buildings that organic and not static, making them reminiscent of living beings....
18:52 2019-06-27

Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020? With a year to go to the Olympics, we consider who are the contenders for gold medals at Tokyo 2020 The post Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020? appeared first on Boxing News....
16:13 2019-08-03

Rediscovering Tokyo's historic waterways Hundreds of years ago, Tokyo -- then known as Edo -- flourished around canals, rivers and the sea. Today, the city is rediscovering its watery roots....
21:13 2019-08-22

Visiting Tokyo's Imperial Palace With Emperor Akihito of Japan abdicating, the Imperial Palace in Tokyo will open to the public this week -- a rarity. Here's a guide to visiting Japan's royal residence....
13:00 2019-07-01

N.C.A.A. Final Four: A Shot, a Whistle and a First Final for Virginia A late foul call, and the resulting three free throws by Kyle Guy in the final second, saved the Cavaliers against Auburn and sent them to the N.C.A.A. championship game....
19:52 2019-05-22

We are just 365 rising suns from 2020 Tokyo Olympics There aren't the huge controversies of the past three Olympic cycles, but there are plenty of questions to be answered with the Games a year away. Our writers are here for you....
16:00 2019-07-24

Diver Reid seals GB Tokyo spot "Great Britain diver Grace Reid secured a fifth quota place for Team GB at the Tokyo Olympics as she qualified for the women\u0027s 3m springboard final."...
00:13 2019-07-19

FC Tokyo beats Shimizu 2-0 to stay top of J-League Kotaro Omori and Kensuke Nagai scored first-half goals as FC Tokyo beat Shimizu S-Pulse 2-0 to stay first in the J-League       ...
16:26 2019-07-20

One of the Tokyo Drift Ford Mustangs Is for Sale, but It Has a V8 Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is a fine movie, made better by the fact that a Nissan Skyline GT-R straight-six engine gets stuffed into a 1967 Ford Mustang near the end. One of the Mustangs from the movie is for sale, fully restored and clean as can be, but it’s lacking that very thing—the RB26. Ins...
23:52 2019-05-31

This A Cappella Dub of Tokyo Drift Is a Thing of Beauty and Wonder Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is the best Fast and Furious movie. I will not be taking questions at this time. Any piece of follow-up tribute anyone makes to it will be met with swift and immediate appreciation. The latest? This a cappella dub of the first drift race....
19:52 2019-07-18

IOC ‘very satisfied’ with Tokyo 2020 preparations, say organisers • More than 7.5 million people in Japan register for tickets• Concerns remain about heat, cost overruns and accommodationDespite concerns about extreme heat, ballooning costs and accommodation shortages, organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics are resolutely upbeat with one year to go ...
08:52 2019-07-24

Whitlock limbers up for Tokyo with Paris also in mind With one year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, and the pressure mounting, Britain's double gymnastics gold medallist Max Whitlock is already thinking ahead....
04:00 2019-07-25

Nishikori already has sights set on 2020 Tokyo Olympics There are still four Grand Slam events that will be contested before medals can be won at the Tokyo Olympics but as far as Kei Nishikori is concerned, all roads from now on lead to one destination....
08:00 2019-08-27

IOC recommends boxing keeps its place in Tokyo but not under AIBA Boxing should keep its place at next year's Olympic Games but recognition of AIBA, the governing body of the sport's amateur version, should be suspended, the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) executive board recommended on Wednesday....
20:39 2019-05-22

Toyota teases its plans for Olympics in Tokyo Toyota's plan to showcase new mobility technologies at next year's Summer Olympics is still under construction. But more ideas might be in the works....
06:13 2019-07-22

The Boy Band Anime That's Drawing Crowds In Tokyo Originally based on a smartphone game, Idolish 7 follows the adventures of a young woman who manages a boy band. Last week, a series of posters and digital ads went up in Tokyo’s Ikebukuro Station and fans came out in droves....
16:26 2019-07-09

Prepare for a Summer Showdown Between Trump and Tokyo President Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shared a convivial atmosphere over the weekend, but tensions over agricultural trade are expected to unfold this summer....
15:26 2019-05-28

How Tokyo's suburban housing became vast ghettoes for the old They have no lifts, shops or medical services – yet they are home to mostly poor, elderly people. Guardian Cities and the Waseda Chronicle investigate Tokyo’s massive ‘homes for solitary death’Kazuyoshi Otsuka didn’t talk to his neighbours much. They knew he worked for the Shochiku movie studio, whe...
14:26 2019-06-11

More than 100 people protest in Tokyo against 2020 Olympics As Tokyo celebrated one year to go until the 2020 Olympics on Wednesday, at least 100 people gathered in the Japanese capital to protest the hosting of the Games....
15:39 2019-07-24

What's next: Pan Am Games athletes ponder Tokyo 2020 From facing elite competition to hanging out at the athletes' village, the 2019 Pan American Games was a vital experience for those hoping to shine in sport's biggest stage, the Olympics....
09:26 2019-08-14

8 chefs reveal their favorite places to eat in Tokyo Yelp/ con. c INSIDER asked eight chefs about their favorite places to eat in Tokyo, Japan. Many chefs chose sushi-centric eateries or places known for serving up delicious tempura. Some chefs suggested fast-food chains and Michelin-star eateries. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. Boasti...
00:52 2019-07-02

'This is not a "what if" story': Tokyo braces for the earthquake of a century They call it X Day – a major earthquake striking the heart of the world’s most populous city in the most calamitous event since the second world war. Can hi-tech solutions save Tokyo?これは”もしも”の話じゃない-100年に一度の震災に備える東京Every day, at 5pm, the gentle melody of the children’s song Yuyake Koyake chimes acros...
14:13 2019-06-12

Small is beautiful in Tokyo's Golden Gai – in pictures Nearly 300 bars and restaurants are squeezed into an area about the size of half a football pitch in the Golden Gai area of Tokyo. Everything is smaller and narrower in this warren of shacks, a sliver of old Tokyo in a modern metropolis Continue reading......
14:39 2019-08-12

Tokyo Olympic tickets: Be prepared to be disappointed TOKYO (AP) — Want tickets for next year’s Tokyo Olympics? Prepare to be let down. Millions were disappointed Thursday when applicants in a ticket lottery — for Japan residents, only — began learning if they landed tickets. The answer is going to be overwhelmingly — no. The same will be true fo...
04:52 2019-06-20

Jeremy Kyle show death: Guest Steve Dymond died in suspected suicide 'over repercussions of the show' A Jeremy Kyle Show guest was found dead in his rented room in a suspected suicide after "growing concerned about the repercussions of the show", an inquest has heard....
16:00 2019-05-22

BH90210 Season 2 Would Be a "Show Within a Show" We're barely a week into BH90210 and yet we already know what the future of the show could look like. Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth sat down with E! News' Erin Lim to talk about......
01:52 2019-08-15

$32m stolen from Tokyo cryptocurrency exchange in latest hack Bitpoint suspends services after apparent theft of virtual monies including bitcoinA cryptocurrency exchange in Tokyo has halted services after it lost $32m (£25m) in the latest apparent hack on volatile virtual monies.Remixpoint, which runs the Bitpoint Japan exchange, discovered that about ¥3.5bn ...
15:13 2019-07-12

IOC hopes to remain relevant with Tokyo's 'urban festival' The International Olympic Committee (IOC) hopes that Tokyo 2020’s "urban festival", which will offer fans the chance to try out Olympic sports, will help the governing body remain relevant and increase long-term youth engagement with the Games....
12:26 2019-09-11

| Tokyo or bust as Tiger eyes Olympic dream Tiger Woods is setting his sights on next year's Olympic games, driven on by the knowledge that he may not get many more chances to add a gold medal to his bulging trophy cabinet....
16:39 2019-06-12

Whitlock limbers up for Tokyo 2020 with Paris also in mind "With one year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, and the pressure mounting, Britain\u0027s double gymnastics gold medallist Max Whitlock is already thinking ahead."...
00:39 2019-07-25

Year before Games, Tokyo better prepared than any city before - Bach "A year before hosting the 2020 Olympics, Tokyo is better prepared than any other city in the past to host the Games, Olympic chief Thomas Bach said on Wednesday."...
00:39 2019-07-25

Unbuilt Tokyo: 'depthscrapers' and a million-person pyramid Had the creators of the underground skyscraper had their way, the Japanese capital might have looked very different indeedProtected by cylindrical walls of reinforced concrete, the steel and glass “depthscrapers” extend hundreds of metres underground. Only a single floor of each inverted 35-storey s...
08:26 2019-06-12

Senior staff: Tokyo's oldest workers – in pictures These bartenders, sushi chefs and sweetshop owners are still working in their 80s and 90s, running family businesses and maintaining traditional crafts as the city changes around them Continue reading......
14:13 2019-06-12

GB qualify for women’s football tournament at Tokyo 2020 "Great Britain has qualified for a place in the women’s football tournament at next year’s Olympics in Tokyo after France were sunk by the USA on Friday."...
16:13 2019-06-29

The escalating dispute between Tokyo and Seoul is already affecting businesses The ongoing dispute between Japan and South Korea has begun to affect businesses across multiple sectors and could potentially even dent the global economy....
18:39 2019-07-31

Curry in Japan to talk Tokyo Olympics, Rui Hachimura Stephen Curry is already looking ahead to the next challenge in his basketball career, including the chance to represent the United States at next year's Tokyo Olympics       ...
12:13 2019-06-23

Woods sets sights on Olympic gold in Tokyo "Tiger Woods has collected plenty of Green Jackets and Claret Jugs during his decorated career, but there is one shiny thing missing from his collection -- an Olympic gold medal."...
19:26 2019-05-21

| Commuter chaos after powerful typhoon hits Tokyo A powerful typhoon that battered Tokyo overnight with ferocious winds and driving rain caused commuter chaos with trains halted and more than 100 flights cancelled....
16:52 2019-09-09

Tokyo governor says Olympics worth the cost, Paralympics key Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike on Thursday defended the cost of hosting the 2020 Olympic Games, saying the Paralympics in particular would build a legacy by creating better accessibility for Japan's rapidly aging society....
14:52 2019-07-18

Ghosn's fight to prove innocence begins in Tokyo Pre-trial hearings began in Tokyo against Carlos Ghosn over allegations ranging from falsifying financial records to redirecting company money into his own accounts....
12:39 2019-05-23

Schoolgirls for sale: why Tokyo struggles to stop the 'JK business' The persistent practice of paying underage girls for sex-related services, known in Japan as the ‘JK’ business, has seen charities step in where police have come up shortOn a humid Wednesday night the streets of Kabukicho, Tokyo’s most famous red light district, hum with people. Some are tourists, h...
10:13 2019-06-15

The Latest: Trump to address business leaders in Tokyo TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s state visit to Japan (all times local): 5:55 p.m. President Donald Trump is heading to a dinner with business leaders at the U.S. ambassador’s residence in Tokyo after a brief airport welcome. Trump and first lady Melania Trump were gre...
11:01 2019-05-25

Apple To Open Largest Store In Tokyo On September 7 Cupertino-based tech giant Apple is all set to open its newest and largest store in the heart of the Marunouchi business district in Japan on Saturday....
10:00 2019-09-05

Paralympics chief wants Tokyo 2020 to help change perceptions Andrew Parsons, president of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), hopes Tokyo 2020 will spark a change in perceptions of people with disabilities in Japan....
04:26 2019-08-23

Five gymnasts to watch leading up to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo WIth the Olympics less than a year away, Simone Biles is a lock, but who will join her in Tokyo? Here are five gymnasts to watch leading up to 2020.       ...
13:52 2019-08-12

Toyota fetches new way to use AI, self-drive tech in Tokyo Games Miniature remote controlled cars have proved to be a crowd pleaser at track and field throwing events, but for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Toyota Motor Corp is upping the game with a hi-tech way to fetch javelins and hammers: pint-sized, self-driving A.I. robot cars....
07:39 2019-07-22

Tokyo Olympic stadium 90% finished, to open in December With the start of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics a little over a year away, the National Stadium, set to be the centerpiece of the Games, is 90% completed and will open its doors for the first time in December....
12:39 2019-07-03

Aiba stripped of right to run boxing tournament at Tokyo Olympics • IOC announcement folows six-month Deloitte review• New organisation to be in place by JuneAmateur boxing’s governing body, Aiba, has been stripped of its right to host the Tokyo 2020 Olympic boxing tournament.However the International Olympic Committee has confirmed that boxing will continue as an...
19:52 2019-05-22

Trump, in Japan, says Tokyo has ‘substantial’ trade advantage over US President Trump, in his first day of a four-day visit to Japan, said in Tokyo on Saturday that the country has a “substantial” trade over the U.S. -- and that he hopes a future trade agreement will rebalance the situation....
21:52 2019-05-25

The curse of Masakado: why Tokyo is still haunted by a malevolent ghost The tale of the ‘first samurai’ whose severed head still terrorises Tokyoites today is the story of the city itselfA Tokyo bank once opened an account in the name of a man who had been dead for 1,000 years.The bank was a branch of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (now part of MUFG, the largest bank in Japan), w...
13:13 2019-06-10

| Schoeman, Schoenmaker fly SA flag at Tokyo World Cup stop New world championship silver medalist Tatjana Schoenmaker will be flying the SA flag at the opening leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup taking place in Tokyo....
13:39 2019-08-01

Olympics: Year before Games, Tokyo better prepared than any city before - IOC A year before hosting the 2020 Olympics, Tokyo is better prepared than any other city in the past to host the Games, Olympic chief Thomas Bach said on Wednesday....
11:00 2019-07-24

Tokyo unveils its recycled e-waste Olympics medals The organizing committee for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo have unveiled the designs for the medals. The baubles that'll hang from the necks of the winningest athletes in each game reflect their struggle for brilliance in the years b......
15:13 2019-07-24

Russia eyes Tokyo Olympics after doping troubles With a year to go until the Olympics in Tokyo, Russia believes it can emerge from the shadow of doping scandals and surge up the medals table       ...
15:00 2019-07-24

Trump and Abe’s ‘Unshakable Bond’ Shows Some Cracks in Tokyo Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he was “completely on the same page” with President Trump on North Korea and trade, but the president made it clear that being in lock step with him is a precarious position....
14:52 2019-05-27

Enormous Flight Simulator Installed In Tokyo Hotel If you like airplanes, then this is the hotel for you. The Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu, which is connected to Terminal 2 of Haneda International Airport in Tokyo, will offer a room outfitted with a full-sized flight simulator. Fittingly, it’s called the “Superior Cockpit Room.”Read more......
14:00 2019-07-10

IOC wants to remove boxing body AIBA from Tokyo Olympics The IOC will vote next month on whether to remove AIBA from organizing the boxing competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics        ...
18:39 2019-05-22

Visit Real-World Anime Locations In Tokyo What if watching anime isn’t enough? What if you want to experience more? Well, in Tokyo, you can visit the real-world spots brought to life in some of your favorite anime....
15:52 2019-07-04

Tokyo Olympic CEO reminds all: Cannabis is banned in Japan TOKYO (AP) — Cannabis has been legalized in some parts of the world. But the chief executive of next year’s Tokyo Olympics has reminded potential visitors to the games that the substance is against the law in Japan. Toshiro Muto of the Tokyo Olympic organizing committee says at least one membe...
12:00 2019-06-11

Tokyo 2020 podiums to be made of recycled plastic Medalists at next year's Summer Olympics will stand on podiums made from recycled plastic waste collected from local households or the ocean, Tokyo 2020 organizers said on Tuesday....
10:13 2019-06-11

Got a Tokyo Olympics ticket? Unrivaled demand causes turmoil Overwhelmed by unprecedented demand, Tokyo Olympic organizers said Thursday they hope to run another ticket lottery next month for residents of Japan who got nothing the first time....
16:13 2019-07-05

IOC lifts ban on Kuwait ahead of Tokyo 2020 Games Kuwaiti athletes will compete at next year's Tokyo 2020 Olympics under their country's flag after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Friday lifted its suspension of the nations after almost four years....
20:39 2019-07-05

Saudi Aramco reportedly favors Tokyo for its overseas IPO Aramco's IPO will take place over two stages: A flotation on the Saudi stock exchange later this year, and an international listing in 2020 or 2021, The Wall Street Journal reported....
13:52 2019-08-30

Which Is Less Impossible: Scoring In An NBA Game, Getting A Hit In An MLB Game, Or Getting A First Down In An NFL Game? As often happens when you work with highly opinionated idiots, the Deadspin staff got into a lengthy argument yesterday over, what else, a Twitter question:...
22:39 2019-08-30

Tokyo Govenor defends cost of hosting 2020 Olympics "Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has defended the cost of hosting the 2020 Olympic Games, saying the Paralympics in particular would build a legacy by creating better accessibility for Japan\u0027s rapidly aging society."...
18:39 2019-07-18

McIlroy 'excited' to play for Ireland at Tokyo 2020 Olympics He opted to miss the last Olympics because of the threat of the Zika virus, but Rory McIlroy intends to go for gold at Tokyo 2020 playing for Ireland....
16:52 2019-05-21

IOC proposes Tokyo 2020 Games boxing plan without AIBA The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday thrashed out the plan for the boxing qualification and competition for next year's Tokyo 2020 Olympics as it looks to run them without the suspended international boxing federation AIBA....
01:26 2019-06-20

Cucumber crisis after Tokyo hit by cloudiest spell since records began Unseasonable weather has blighted agriculture across Japan, as well as sales of summer clothes Tokyo’s cloudiest few weeks in nearly 60 years has cast a shadow over the capital’s vegetable markets, forcing up the prices of some by 70%.Japan has been hit by unseasonably cloudy weather and cool temper...
08:52 2019-07-17

Tokyo cancels flights, trains ahead of Typhoon Faxai Japan braced for Typhoon Faxai on Sunday cancelling trains and flights in Tokyo with destructive winds of up to 216 kph (134 mph) and heavy rain expected to hit the region overnight, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency....
07:39 2019-09-08

Watch the trailer for Ghostwire: Tokyo — the latest from Evil Within studio The studio that made The Evil Within is back with something completley new. It's called Ghostwire: Tokyo, and it looks like a paranormal ninja adventure.Read More...
07:39 2019-06-10

Tokyo-Vegas investment chief gets 50 years in Ponzi scheme LAS VEGAS (AP) — The former head of a Tokyo and Las Vegas investment firm has been sentenced to 50 years in a U.S. prison for bilking thousands of Japanese victims in what prosecutors called a $1.5 billion international Ponzi scheme. Chief U.S. District Judge Gloria Navarro dismissed as offensive Ed...
21:26 2019-05-23

Step up: Tokyo Olympics podiums made of discarded plastic Tokyo Olympic organizers say the podiums for next year's games will be made of recycled household plastics       ...
12:00 2019-06-11

Tokyo: Typhoon Faxai leaves one dead, dozens injured The strongest winds in years wreaked havoc on Japan's notoriously busy rush hour commute as flights were cancelled and train lines closed. More than 900,000 homes lost power....
14:52 2019-09-09

From tickets to time zones, what you need to know about the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo Ahead of the 2020 Summer Olympics, here is key information, from how to acquire tickets to important dates and other frequently asked questions.       ...
15:00 2019-07-24

Tokyo unleashes robots ahead of 2020 Summer Olympics Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics unveiled a series of robots on Monday, bringing a high-tech edge to the Games they are billing as the most innovative ever....
15:39 2019-07-22

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Podiums To Be Made From Recycled Plastic Podiums at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be made from plastic waste donated by local residents or collected from the sea, organisers said Tuesday, as part of a sustainability push....
15:13 2019-06-11

'The Lost Metropolis': 1930s Tokyo street life – in pictures Kineo Kuwabara captured these rich images of everyday life the city during the buildup to the second world war. The series is on display 18-19 May at the Special Edition of The London Photograph Fair Continue reading......
15:00 2019-05-21

Tokyo Olympics construction worker dies from suspected heatstroke Japan’s capital has had temperatures above 31C for two weeks, prompting fears for 2020 Games’ athletesHeatstroke is suspected in the death of a worker at a Tokyo Olympics construction site, NHK national television has said, as the Japanese capital swelters through a scorching weather that has killed...
06:00 2019-08-09

Olympics: Tokyo well positioned one year out from Games after early troubles When Tokyo was awarded the rights to the 2020 Olympics in Buenos Aires six years ago, it was hoped Japan's reputation for efficiency and the bid's promise of a "compact games" could ensure a smooth buildup to the event....
10:13 2019-07-23

Olympics: Tokyo preparations on track one year out from Games - official Tokyo is fully on track to deliver the "compact" 2020 Olympics it promised when it was awarded the rights to the event six years ago, the International Olympic Committee’s Coordination Commission chief said on Tuesday....
15:26 2019-07-23

Olympics: Tokyo organizers launch supplementary lottery for tickets Tokyo Olympics organizers launched a second ticket lottery on Thursday after unexpectedly high local demand forced them to reevaluate their Japanese sales strategy earlier this year....
18:39 2019-08-08

2020 Olympic Games: Tokyo's crisis-ridden preparations With just one year to go before the 2020 Summer Olympics, host city Tokyo would like you to believe that preparations are going according to plan. However, a number of crises are causing headaches for the organizers....
18:26 2019-07-22

Tokyo's tipping point: is the impenetrable city finally opening up? As Japan’s capital welcomes immigrants and prepares to host the Olympics, 2019 could be the year the world’s largest megalopolis goes truly globalRead this article in Japanese/この記事を日本語で読むOn a warm May evening in the narrow alleys of Omoide Yokocho (Memory Lane) next to the Kabukicho district of Toky...
16:52 2019-06-10

17,000 Passengers Stranded At Tokyo's Narita Airport Due To Typhoon Faxai Around 17,000 passengers were stranded overnight at Tokyo's Narita Airport, an official said on Tuesday, after it took a direct hit from a powerful typhoon that caused transport chaos throughout the......
12:13 2019-09-10

'There are almost no women in power': Tokyo's female workers demand change Japan has a 27.5% gender pay gap and ranks 110th in the world for gender equality – but social change is slowly happening Last week, after the actor Yumi Ishikawa’s petition against being forced to wear high heels at the office went viral around the world, the responses ranged from solidarity – with...
10:26 2019-06-13

Pack of rats descend on Tokyo convenience store – video A convenience store in Tokyo has been forced to shut after rats were filmed scampering down the walls, along shelves and across aisles. Video clips posted on social media appear to show at least six of the rodents, with some descending from refrigerated display racks. The company that owns the conve...
17:26 2019-08-08

'Then I saw RuPaul's Drag Race': coming out as X-gender in Tokyo – a manga As a young manga artist, M A Joy felt they did not fit in – but learning to identify as neither male nor female opened up both their art and the cityI am a manga artist, M A Joy. I draw manga and illustrations; I also like to make things. During my childhood I lived in Fukagawa, a downtown area of T...
15:00 2019-06-14

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Dates, tickets, mascot, logo and more Team GB will head to Tokyo in just under a year with the unenviable task of following the record-breaking athletes who competed at the Rio Olympics three years ago....
21:39 2019-07-24

One Killed, 30 Injured As Train, Truck Collide Near Japan's Tokyo One person was killed and around 30 people injured on Thursday, authorities said, when an express train and a truck collided on a busy line connecting Tokyo and Yokohama....
10:00 2019-09-05

Earthquake causes Tokyo buildings to shake ahead of Trump visit A medium-strength earthquake hit eastern Japan on Saturday, NHK national television said, causing buildings to shake in Tokyo hours before the arrival of U.S. President Donald Trump....
15:52 2019-05-25

Woman Sues 3 Tokyo Medical Schools Over Gender, Age Discrimination A Japanese woman Wednesday sued three Tokyo medical schools she says rejected her because of her gender and age, in a case her lawyer said was the "tip of the iceberg"....
11:39 2019-06-05

McBean named Canada's chef de mission for Tokyo Games Former Olympic rowing champion Marnie McBean has been named Canada's chef de mission for the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games, the Canadian Olympic Committee said on Monday....
20:26 2019-07-01

Trump Opens Tokyo Visit With a Tweet Sure to Unnerve the Japanese President Trump played down North Korea’s recent tests of short-range ballistic missiles, undercutting declarations by both Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and the president’s own national security adviser....
04:26 2019-05-26

Earthquake strikes Tokyo ahead of Trump’s visit to Japan President Trump’s trip to Japan started with a bang – a magnitude-5.1 earthquake centered near the golf course where he and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are set to play golf Sunday. The temblor, which rattled Tokyo just hours before Trump’s arrival, briefly halted nearby bullet trains, but did not dera...
17:00 2019-05-25

Nissan ex-chair Ghosn holding news conference in Tokyo TOKYO (AP) — Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn plans a news conference later Friday that would be his first since he was arrested in November on financial misconduct allegations. He had scheduled a news conference in April during a previous release from detention, but he was rearrested instead and...
12:00 2019-06-28

Tokyo paralympics marathon to start earlier due to heat fears The marathon race at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics will start 30 minutes earlier than originally scheduled, as part of the organizers' efforts to tackle the heat threat to athletes and fans in the Japanese capital....
18:00 2019-08-13

The Olympics Are Coming To Tokyo, And So Is The Movement To Kill The Games Forever TOKYO, JAPAN — In the lobby of the Marunouchi Nijubashi Building, which is undergoing final preparations to host the 2020 Olympics, a robot is on patrol. A combination of information kiosk and surveillance camera, the robot stops directly in front of me. It has the word ALSOK plastered across its ne...
08:13 2019-08-14

Australian student 'very happy' in Tokyo after North Korea detention An Australian student released after being mysteriously detained in North Korea said he was safe and well in Tokyo on Friday and intends returning to normal life, without commenting on what happened to him in Pyongyang....
06:52 2019-07-05

The 25 most popular things you can buy at L.L.Bean From cozy flannel to those iconic Bean Boots, the most popular things you can buy at L.L.Bean can help you stay warm and stylish all season long.       ...
00:52 2019-09-14

14 popular TV shows that were almost canceled too soon Fox Year after year we see the cancellation of great television shows, and even some that don't quite make it off the ground to begin with. Some popular TV shows were almost canceled too soon at one time or another, but thanks to loyal fans, rescue networks, or persistent producers, they became...
16:00 2019-07-16

These are the 20 most popular stores in America Walmart, McDonald's and Starbucks top 24/7 Wall St.'s list of the top 20 stores in the U.S. Drug stores and convenience stores also made the list.        ...
14:13 2019-05-29

Here are the top 10 most popular shows on Netflix right now The third season of Stranger Things has been out for almost a month now, and the Internet is still fawning over the kids from Hawkins, Indiana, and the new adventures they get into this time around as well as all the nostalgic 80s references the Duffer brothers packed into the new season. We’l...
20:39 2019-08-01

Halle Bailey of Chloe x Halle Will Play Ariel in Disney's Live-Action Remake of The Little Mermaid A wise crustacean once said that it’s better down where it’s wetter and I’m pretty sure he made this statement because he foresaw the melanin that was going to hit the Seven Seas!...
08:52 2019-07-04

Tokyo 2020 unveils Olympic Games torch relay route The Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, dubbed Tokyo 2020, unveiled details Saturday of the official Olympic torch relay route....
23:39 2019-06-01

Tokyo 2020 slalom canoe venue latest to open on schedule The Kasai Canoe Slalom Centre for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics was officially unveiled on a dreary and foggy morning in the Japanese capital on Saturday, the latest newly-built permanent venue to open on schedule....
09:13 2019-07-06

Donald Trump presents trophy at Tokyo sumo wrestling event MOBARA, Japan — President Donald Trump presented a special Trump trophy to the winner of a sumo tournament in Tokyo on Sunday as he got a taste of one of Japan’s most treasured cultural institutions. The honor given to Trump was part of a charm offensive Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe cont...
12:00 2019-05-26

| Tokyo Olympic construction race raises worker safety questions As Tokyo 2020 Olympics preparations enter their final stage, activists and workers groups say speedy venue construction has had dangerous consequences....
10:13 2019-07-25

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Five new sports set to feature at next summer's Games In August 2016, the International Olympic Committee approved five new sports for Tokyo, bringing the total number to 33. Here's what you can expect to see next summer......
11:39 2019-07-24

Olympics: Tokyo 2020 medal designer basks in sudden fame Designer Junichi Kawanishi was still coming to terms with his sudden fame on Thursday, a day after his design for the medals to be awarded at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics was unveiled to the world....
10:01 2019-07-25