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Moon Knight’s English accent is its first villain

Microsoft’s Activision acquisition would instantly make it a force in mobile gaming

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Microsoft and Activision Blizzard: the latest news on the acquisition

Read Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick’s email to employees about the Microsoft acquisition

Daniel Radcliffe’s about to get real weird in Roku’s Al Yankovic biopic

Straight Outta Hammersmith

Read Microsoft Gaming CEO’s email to staff about the Activision Blizzard acquisition

Netflix’s beautiful Cuphead show gets a new trailer and a February release date

Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass service grows to 25 million subscribers

Microsoft to acquire Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion

Fortnite’s next update adds adorable monsters and brings back Tilted Towers

Wikitrivia is a web game that challenges your knowledge of historical dates

What exactly is the Jodorowsky’s Dune crypto collective trying to make, anyway?

Awesome Games Done Quick speedrun raises $3.4 million for charity

For veteran Final Fantasy XIV fans Endwalker has been a loving thank you note

Yellowjackets has reawakened my inner Lost fan

How a design museum unearthed a treasure trove of classic Slovak games

Razer’s excellent Basilisk V3 mouse is selling for its best price ever

Nvidia’s AI-powered scaling makes old games look better without a huge performance hit

Nvidia’s adding deep learning to more tech

Netflix raises prices on all plans in US

Bethesda will follow up Fallout 4’s real-life Pip-Boy with this Starfield smartwatch

Peacemaker actually knows how to exist in a cinematic universe

These are the video game studios leading the charge for a four-day workweek

Final Fantasy XIV sales to resume January 25th

How God of War’s impressive PC port came to life

Mouse and keyboard, meet boy and Kratos

PUBG’s developer is suing Apple, Google, and the developer of lucrative PUBG lookalike Free Fire

Here are some must-have accessories for your new Xbox Series X or Series S

Paramount Plus cancels 60 Minutes Plus streaming series after one season

Valve says the Steam Deck is on track to ship by the end of February

Second Life joins the metaverse discussion with the return of its founder — and some key patents

GameStop is selling PlayStation 5 bundles in-store to Pro members on January 14th

The PS5 and Xbox Series X are available right now for Walmart Plus subscribers (update: sold out)

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A new Degrassi show is coming to HBO Max

We have so many questions about Boba Fett’s new job in The Book of Boba Fett

The Expanse season 6 makes me worry about the future of touchscreens

Eternals’ awful sex scene is kind of clever the second time around

Sometimes the chemistry’s just not there

Fortnite is technically back on iOS, thanks to a GeForce Now game streaming loophole

HBO Max monthly plans are 20 percent off for a limited time

Microsoft has discontinued all Xbox One consoles

Geico made the Portal ad we never asked for