Pokémon Go ‘Astral Eclipse’ event, Collection Challenge guide

The last event of the Pokémon Go “Season of Light” is called “Astral Eclipse,” and it introduces the legendary Pokémon Lunala and Solgaleo to the game. The event adds the last step of Special Research about Cosmog, allowing you to evolve it to its final stage. It also increases the...

Let’s talk about the hypothetical Wednesday season 2

So you spent this past Wednesday watching Netflix’s Wednesday, a show about Wednesday Addams, the teenage daughter of the Addams family. Wednesday (the show, not the girl) whisks Wednesday (the girl, not the show) away to a funky goth boarding school for “outcasts” where she gets embroiled in a lot...

EA Sports College Football won’t be out before 2024, says report

EA Sports College Football will launch in 2024, not 2023, as many had expected, according to two letters obtained and posted by a sports business journalist on Tuesday morning. The communications — a note from the Collegiate Licensing Company to its clients, and a draft news release from Electronic Arts...

The hardest Tetris game ever is coming to Switch and PS4

A famously tough arcade version of Tetris is being ported to consoles for the first time since its release in 1998. Publisher Hamster Corporation will release Arika’s Tetris: The Grand Master for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch on Dec. 1, as reported by Famitsu (via VGC), and confirmed on Twitter...

The 30 best couch co-op games for Nintendo Switch

There’s a lot to love about the Nintendo Switch, not least of which is the abundance of titles with local multiplayer features, making it a great console for game night with friends or a casual play session with a roommate. We’ve collected some of our favorite titles that allow for...

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet trade link codes make for easy trading

There are certain Pokémon that are exclusive to either Pokémon Scarlet or Pokémon Violet — Pokémon you can’t get unless you trade with someone who has the opposite version of the game. Getting version exclusives isn’t a huge pain if you’ve got friends who are willing to breed and trade...

Every Marvel Cinematic Universe TV show, ranked

The debut of WandaVision on Disney Plus in 2021 marked a new era for Marvel-branded TV series: one where Marvel Studios more expressly started controlling and integrating those shows into the overarching story of its movies. It also marked an era where Marvel Cinematic Universe shows started playing exactly like...

Disney Dreamlight Valley’s big Toy Story update arrives in December

Disney Dreamlight Valley’s next update is coming on Dec. 6 and will add a Toy Story realm and questline to the game, developer Gameloft announced Tuesday. It’s coming to all platforms — Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows PC, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X — on that day....

Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision ‘likely’ to face FTC lawsuit, report says

Microsoft’s chances of completing its $70 billion acquisition of Activision Blizzard look a little slimmer this week. Citing three sources familiar with the matter, Politico reports that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is “likely” to try to block the deal with an antitrust lawsuit. The news comes as the...

Pokémon says ‘cheugy’ in 2022, causing mass confusion

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet’s English-language localizers are clearly hip to a bunch of online terminology, and some players who aren’t terminally online are confused. One instance in particular is creating amusement and bewilderment among Pokémon fans: Director Clavell, who runs the Paldean region academy, asks, “What does ‘cheugy’ mean?” Well,...