It may only be tiny violins that most people would play for overworked junior investment bankers on Wall Street. But their concerns do raise some interesting questions for investors about the profit surge in the industry. In recent weeks, there have been several reports of complaints by people who do […]

Don’t wear white to Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend. Pack a pair of goggles and be prepared to get really dirty. Bristol has trucked 23,000 cubic yards of dirt into its famed bullring to host NASCAR’s first Cup Series race on literal earth since 1970. This wild experiment was pushed […]

The streaming site Twitch has more than 100 channels devoted to Dungeons & Dragons. Critical Role, a live-play campaign executed by voice actors, has become a YouTube hit that recently raised more than $11 million for an animated special. R.P.G.s have also inspired dozens of podcasts, both fictional and live […]

Newsday is opening this story to all readers so Long Islanders have access to important information about the coronavirus outbreak. All readers can learn the latest news at newsday.com/LiveUpdates. Your subscription is important because it supports our work covering the coronavirus outbreak and other strong local journalism Newsday […]

I have a confession to make: I’m a Tottenham fan (that’s not the confession) and a couple of weeks ago I actively chose not to watch our match against West Brom. It was a game we won and it sounded (I couldn’t go completely cold turkey so listened to some […]

As social distancing continues to keep friends apart, your goal of finally learning to play Dungeons & Dragons might start to feel like it will never happen. Although the majority of TTRPG gaming has shifted online thanks to Discord and Zoom, the challenge of finding someone willing to show you […]

When Rare’s pirate sandbox title Sea of Thieves dropped in early 2018, it was met with immediate criticism for its lack of content. While many players fell in love with the beautiful world this team created, there objectively just wasn’t a lot to do. Thankfully, about three years later this […]

From strategy to RPG and first-person shooters, there’s something for everyone in our selection (iStock/The Independent) While console gaming remains ever popular, more than a billion folks enjoy PC gaming because it provides more processing power and a richer variety of games. Mammoth titles such as Fortnite and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds […]

There are no better activities than deep-diving into the world of virtual reality and play some games with your loved ones. As video games have become more and more realistic every year, several games have adapted the technology and make the gaming experience even way better. Whether you’re in for […]

Have you tried Among Us yet? InnerSloth Searching for a new game to while away the hours during the pandemic? Look no further than your beloved iPad, iPad Pro or iPad mini. You see, the iPad is now 10 years old and iOS offers a wealth of tablet-centric games. That’s right, […]

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice comes from developer FromSoftware, which is known for crafting the Dark Souls games and the PS4 exclusive Bloodborne. The studio’s Japanese-flavored action/adventure release takes place during the Sengoku period within a fictionalized setting. You’ll get to take control of a incredibly mobile and fearsome warrior named Sekiro. […]

With the PlayStation 5 India release date of February 2, 2021, a lot of you are probably looking forward to playing some games on your new console. So we decided that actually explaining what you can expect from games on the PS5 along with their prices would be helpful. Without […]

Role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons, or D&D, has had a renaissance during the pandemic, with new fans flocking to the old-school game in record numbers; online resource D&D Beyond told Bustle in July that it had seen a 50% increase in new registrations every month. If you want to see […]

Holiday-themed video games are not nearly as common as holiday-themed TV shows or movies, but if you want to get into the Christmas spirit with a game or two before Santa Claus visits, there are options out there. Here is a selection of some recent releases and old favorites. The […]

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“Make it crash or something,” Bart tells Milhouse of his remote-control plane in the classic Simpsons episode “Bart After Dark.” Milhouse responds, “perfectly level flying is the supreme challenge of the scale model pilot.” While that answer doesn’t sit well with Bart, Milhouse is absolutely correct. It is hard to […]