Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo Will Require Loot Box Drop Rate Disclosures

Video game studios offering loot chests, virtual boxes containing random rewards, will soon have to disclose the chances of getting every surprise if they want to continue doing business with Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft. The video game industry is under...

No, violent video games do not make you violent

In the aftermath of the El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio shootings , politicians, including Donald Trump, blamed violent video games. Yet, numerous scientific studies have revealed that there is no connection between video games and violent crime. Texas Lt.-Gov....

Ninja leaves Twitch for Mixer

Tyler Blevins, aka Ninja, Twitch’s most popular user, has left the platform to join Mixer, a competing service owned by Microsoft. Ninja, who is known for his live streaming of Fortnite games, has more than 14 million subscribers, and his...

The Sun seen in 3D

NASA researchers were able to make the first real 3D portrait of the Sun last Sunday, thanks to two special probes. Named Stereo and each weighing 620 kilograms, they framed the Sun at a very precise position to photograph it....