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Ancient Mummies Exhumed, Forced to Chaperone School Field Trip

7 hours 59 minutes ago

Mummies aren’t scary. In fact, they’re some of the least scary monsters around, thanks to becoming generic CG action flick villains in movies like The Mummy (1999) and The Mummy (2017). But the decline of the creatures in pop culture began earlier than that, thanks to a TV series titled Mummies Alive, one of the more…

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Rob Bricken on io9, shared by Riley MacLeod to Kotaku

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Puyo Puyo Tetris 2's Got A Little RPG In It

10 hours 29 minutes ago

How do you improve upon the cutest way to get your ass kicked while matching colored blobs and blocks? Hit points, stats, and experience levels. Puyo Puyo Tetris 2's skill battle mode adds some RPG mechanics to the dual-puzzle mix.

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Mike Fahey

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What The Hell Is The Atari Mini PONG Jr.?

10 hours 59 minutes ago

Coming this holiday season from arcade amusement company UNIS Technology, and the hollow, spider-infested shell of Atari, is the Mini PONG Jr.—an electronic device that is both Mini and Jr. at the same time, and features a PONG-like game for up to two players.

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Mike Fahey

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Streams On Twitch With Hasan Piker And Pokimane, Draws Over 430,000 Viewers

21 hours 59 minutes ago

It began on Monday with a simple question: “Anyone want to play Among Us with me on Twitch to get out the vote?” Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez asked on Twitter, and nearly every even vaguely left-leaning streamer on Twitch answered. Mere hours later, AOC had a verified Twitch channel with hundreds of…

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Nathan Grayson

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Twitch DMCA Purge Deletes Thousands Of Streamers' Videos

1 day 1 hour ago

It’s finally happening: Twitch is taking action against copyrighted music—long a norm among streamers—in response to music industry pressure. Today, hundreds of streamers received emails from the company stating that videos or clips in their back catalogues had run afoul of copyright rules, resulting in deletion.…

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Nathan Grayson

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Rep.

1 day 2 hours ago

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will be streaming Among Us live on Twitch tonight at 9pm, alongside HasanAbi and Pokimane, on her new channel.

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Luke Plunkett

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EVE Online's Alien Invasion Is Finally Over

1 day 3 hours ago

EVE’s long-running alien invasion has come to an end. Over the last few months, the aliens known as Triglavians have taken over many of the game’s star systems, with the help of some players. The mysterious forces’ ultimate goal was not known until the launch of the Phoenix Quadrant last week, when 27 of those star…

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Lee Yancy

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Stadia Is Getting A Pac-Man Battle Royale Game

1 day 7 hours ago

The battle royale train apparently hasn’t run out of steam yet, as now Pac-Man is jumping aboard. Pac-Man Mega Tunnel Battle is a spin-off of the classic arcade series in which players will try to survive an all-you-can-eat buffet of death.

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Ethan Gach

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What's New on Hulu in November 2020

1 day 8 hours ago

It’s time for Animaniacs! Hulu’s reboot of the ‘90s strangest cartoon phenomenon premiers on the streaming service on November 20, giving you at least one thing to be thankful for during the holidays.

That is, provided you came of age or otherwise watched the show when it originally ran on Fox a few decades ago. I did,…

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Joel Cunningham on Lifehacker, shared by Riley MacLeod to Kotaku

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