What Are Your Picks for the Best Games of the Year?

As the end of the year approaches, it’s time to tally up the votes and see which games were the best in 2022. There is no shortage of exciting games we got to experience this year. We had amazing entries in acclaimed franchises and a bunch of great indie titles that flourished. Early in the… Read More »


On January 25, the Marvel Universe will descend into utter madness thanks to the machinations of one of the X-Men’s most devious villains: MISTER SINISTER! Enter this terrifying new age in SINS OF SINISTER! This all-new mutant epic will begin in SINS OF SINISTER #1, a giant-sized one-shot by the visionary Immortal X-Men creative team, writer Kieron… Read More »

Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0 Review

By their very competitive, dog-eat-dog nature, battle royale games don’t tend to be about making friends with the people you meet. But with its big 2.0 revamp, Call of Duty: Warzone has made some admirable efforts toward inspiring us to work together, communicate, and socialize even as we fight to be the last ones standing.… Read More »

AI image generation tech can now create life-wrecking deepfakes with ease

Enlarge / This is John. He doesn’t exist. But AI can easily put a photo of him in any situation we want. And the same process can apply to real people with just a few real photos pulled from social media. Benj Edwards / Ars Technica reader comments 103 with 0 posters participating Share this… Read More »

Riot is Suing NetEase Over What It’s Claiming is a Valorant Clone

Valorant developer Riot Games is suing NetEase over its game, Hyper Front. According to Polygon, a filing at a UK court claims that Hyper Front is a “copy of substantial parts of Valorant”. Riot claims there are a number of similarities, including characters, maps, weapons, weapon skins, weapons stats, and charms. “All of our creative… Read More »

This comic will break your heart. AND WE LOVE YOU from Scout Comics

Life, death, and a girl who bleeds memories. Announcing And We Love You, the follow-up standalone prequel to the Ringo-nominated and Best Comic Book Award-winning comic Commander Rao, written and illustrated by Fell Hound. A comic reading experience like never before, this exciting LGBTQ+ romantic war drama one-shot hones an inventive narrative style and cinematic layout, intertwining… Read More »