In the olden days of TV, we used to have to wait anxiously for the few times a year that network executives made their decisions about which programs would stay on the air, and which would get the axe. Now, shows are renewed as soon as thereâ€™s evidence that theyâ€™re successful. Often, itâ€™s the morning after a successful pilot airs on TV.
One of the greatest events in the world of sports is the FIFA World Cup, which takes place every four years and celebrates the greatest athletes playing soccer today. Although the controversy surrounding host country Russia has taken up a lot of newspaper ink, it pales in comparison to the powerful moments that have happened on the pitch during the tournament in the past. Here are some of the greatest moments in World Cup history.Â
While we take it for granted today, itâ€™s hard to believe how far computer-generating (CG) animation has come in 25 years. We have made major leaps from the rather basic use of rudimentary shapes and flat textures of early CG to the organic facial capture and stunning imagery of modern CG. At the forefront of its acceptance into mainstream culture in the early to mid-90s was a television show from Canada known as ReBoot.
True crime podcasts have become extremely popular in the last few years. Serial was one of the first podcasts to truly go viral, and since its explosive premier in 2014, producers and hosts have sought to capitalize on the publicâ€™s fascination with true crime stories by putting their own unique takes on cold cases, cults, and criminals out there for the public to enjoy.
Video gaming as a hobby can be a financial black hole. Thereâ€™s always a new video game or a new console, waiting for you to dump your money and your hours in to. But games and consoles arenâ€™t the only videogame gizmo vying for your disposable income. Thereâ€™s also the strange and exciting world of gaming peripherals.
Summer 2017 was a weird time. The politics throughout were unpleasant to say the least, and it ended with a bang when hurricane after hurricane battered the southern States, decimating cities in Texas and Florida. Hollywood definitely took a back seat this summer â€” which makes sense because there wasnâ€™t really anything for them to offer.
Over the years, fans have been left waiting for games stuck in â€śdevelopment hellâ€ť due to everything from creative disputes to tech troubles to financial hardship and some have even taken over a decade to be completed. Here are 10 games that spent the most time in development before finally â€śgoing goldâ€ť and being released.
Scandal and controversy always seem to follow some government officials and conspiracy theories are certainly nothing new when it comes to the land of the Internet. Still, the publicâ€™s distrust can all be thanks to the fact that history has proven that we simply canâ€™t trust those in power, at times.
Is there anything worse than seeing beloved fictional characters, characters that you grew up with, re-packaged and repurposed? Today, we level our disappoint-o-meter at the video game industry. So, press start on your controller and letâ€™s explore the worst video game reboots of all time.