Assassin's Creed Unity Will Be Going to World War II

It looked like the new-gen-only Assassin's Creed game would be sticking only to the time period of the French Revolution. Nope. Somehow, lead character Arno will wind up smack dab in the middle of World War II, with machine guns and everything. » 10/30/14 12:48pm Yesterday 12:48pm

Marvel Comics is finally giving legendary comics creator Jack Kirby credit for helping create characters like the Fantastic Four, the Hulk and the X-Men. This week's new comics include a line mentioning Kirby, which comes after a recent legal settlement ended years of estrangement between Marvel and the artist's heirs. » 10/30/14 11:14am Yesterday 11:14am

Read These Comics to Prepare for the Next Five Years of Marvel Movies

Marvel announced a ton of movies yesterday, revealing the characters who'll be joining their silver-screen universe over the next five years. Some of the new heroes, however, aren't as well-known as big-leaguers like Iron Man, Thor and the Hulk. If you don't know who Captain Marvel, Black Panther and the Inhumans are,… » 10/29/14 5:30pm Wednesday 5:30pm

Marvel’s Phase 3 Movies Will Be Its Riskiest, Most Important Ones Yet

It's seemed like there's been a perpetual tsunami of hype ever since the first Iron Man movie hit theaters years ago. But the announcements that Marvel made today about its upcoming slate of superhero movies included the names that some fans have been been waiting a long time to hear: Black Panther and Captain Marvel. » 10/28/14 5:00pm Tuesday 5:00pm

​Playing a Fake Arcade Game Will Make a Weird Game Weirder

When first signs of life appeared for The Black Glove, it quickly became clear that the former BioShock devs working on the first-person game wanted it to be a bit bizarre. So, their homage to old-school arcade games won't just be a fun, nostalgic mini-game. Those creatures are going to break through into the funky… » 10/27/14 5:30pm Monday 5:30pm

​Here's Why Wolfenstein: The New Order Worked So Well

Before it came out, everybody was expecting to kill loads and loads of Nazis in Wolfenstein: The New Order. Almost nobody was expecting the first-person shooter to tell a surprisingly touching story. If you haven't played yet—and don't mind the events of the game getting spoiled —here's what happens in the alt-history… » 10/27/14 1:00pm Monday 1:00pm