Culture Latest Updates | 21. 05. 2022 | Culture

It’s back on HBO Max. Nobody cares. Because moviegoers hate themselves.

Source: | 11. 05. 2022 | Culture

Video game culture meets creepypasta posts and leaves you trapped within a liminal hellscape.

Source: | 11. 05. 2022 | Culture

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness erased the Scarlet Witch's growth in *WandaVision—*and retread a lot of the comic books' missteps.

Source: | 05. 04. 2022 | Culture

In Sea of Tranquility, the Station Eleven author uses time travel and other sci-fi flourishes to ask older questions about how humans make meaning.

Source: | 03. 03. 2022 | Culture

The Ukrainian president's actions in the face of the Russian invasion turned him into a hero online. But the Marvelization of political figures is dangerous.

Source: | 08. 01. 2022 | Culture

Dressed in drag, Brazilian streamers are breaking stereotypes with a lot of humor and a dash of glitter.

Source: | 28. 12. 2021 | Culture

The pandemic has drastically changed how LGBTQ organizations work to meet the needs of socially connected youth.

Source: | 23. 11. 2021 | Culture

It’s been 25 years since the little device first hit store shelves, but its simple brilliance lives on in today’s most popular games.

Source: | 11. 11. 2021 | Culture

For the star and showrunner, the real challenge with adapting the classic '90s anime was finding the essence of its iconic trio.

Source: | 23. 10. 2021 | Culture

A citizen science project based in this MMO space opera has saved scientists almost 500 years of mind-numbing data crunching.

Source: | 08. 06. 2021 | Culture

The game lets you build a new post-plague civilization in 14th-century England, and it’s been topping Steam charts—for good reason.

Source: | 05. 06. 2021 | Culture

A combination of a high barrier to entry and outdated, misogynistic attitudes keep women out of a hobby where they could thrive.

Source: | 07. 04. 2021 | Culture

While not perfect, it's a breezy action game that's unique—and a ton of fun.

Source: | 12. 03. 2021 | Culture

The Amazon series Upload shows a comedic—and probably more realistic—version of what would happen if humans could live online after they die.

Source: | 12. 03. 2021 | Culture

Technology is designed to conjure up warm, fond memories. But the anniversary of lockdown has brought on a period of mourning.

Source: | 12. 03. 2021 | Culture

The human brain is fallible. Which is exactly what gives social deduction games their voltage.

Source: | 28. 02. 2021 | Culture

From Hyrule to Hallownest, these are our absolute favorite video game escapes for the Switch and Switch Lite.

Source: | 21. 01. 2021 | Culture

Few people could witness Joe Biden and Kamala Harris get sworn in in person. Instead, we watched (and tried to make sense of it all) online.

Source: | 15. 01. 2021 | Culture

The show's third season jumps forward 1,000 years into the future. It helped the show not stay mired in old ideas.

Source: | 22. 12. 2020 | Culture

Games like Hades take place, largely, in hell. What does that say about the players who happily retreat into the underworld?

Source: | 20. 11. 2020 | Culture

It'll be a while before US theaters are back to full capacity. Offering the 'Wonder Woman' sequel on its streaming service is Warner Bros.' best option.

Source: | 08. 11. 2020 | Culture

The attack comes just days after US representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez played the game in a wildly popular Twitch stream.

Source: | 08. 11. 2020 | Culture

The game envisions a near future full of techno-dystopian surveillance, but it doesn't have much to say about the people it affects.

Source: | 08. 11. 2020 | Culture

Players with disabilities and chronic illnesses haven't waited around for console manufacturers to look their way. Here's how far we've come—and how far we have to go.

Source: | 08. 11. 2020 | Culture

D&D can look difficult to get into, but with the right tools and a community you can vibe with, it’s much easier than it looks.

Source: | 08. 11. 2020 | Culture

Some are casting spells to “raise a mighty blue wave,” while other conjurers are employing pro-Trump countermagics.

Source: | 08. 11. 2020 | Culture

You may not be able to hit up a costume party this year, but these flicks will help you enjoy the holiday just the same.

Source: | 08. 11. 2020 | Culture

The star’s tone-def social media posts became a meme this week—a reminder that the extravagant lives of entertainers aren’t so entertaining anymore.

Source: | 08. 11. 2020 | Culture

In his short story "Hell Creek," horror author Robert Cargill tackles one of the scariest ideas ever: an undead dino apocalypse.

Source: | 08. 11. 2020 | Culture

On this week’s Get WIRED podcast, writer Arielle Pardes talks about the world of political TikTok.

Source: | 08. 11. 2020 | Culture

So-called gacha mechanics are central to the blockbuster open-world RPG and many other games from China, Japan, and South Korea. But they've left US players smarting.

Source: | 08. 11. 2020 | Culture

We all can learn to be better, more empathetic communicators—especially now that we’re all behind screens instead of in-person.

Source: | 08. 11. 2020 | Culture

What does it mean when the notoriously oppressive Empire looks ... inclusive? The game raises new questions about tyranny in the galaxy—and at home.


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