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16-bit ‘Aladdin’ and ‘Lion King’ cartridges are returning in 2020

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Nighthawk Interactive/iam8bit Are the modern ports of Aladdin and The Lion King not sufficiently nostalgic for you? You’re about to get your retro fix, and then some. Nighthawk Interactive and iam8bit are planning physical releases of the classic Disney games, including limited “Legacy” cartridges for Aladdin on the Genesis/Mega Drive, […]

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Four new ‘Adventure Time’ specials are heading to HBO Max

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links HBO Max Just one week after it secured the rights to Studio Ghibli’s back catalog, WarnerMedia’s HBO Max has landed another much-loved animated franchise. Starting next year, the streaming service will be the exclusive home of four new Adventure Time specials, reports Variety. Collectively, the one-offs will be titled Adventure […]

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Some of the best video game ideas come from a Twitter philosopher

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Pippin Barr is what happens when you hand a philosopher a video game controller. He received a Ph.D in Computer Science in 2008 with a thesis titled, Video Game Values: Play as Human-Computer Interaction. He’s built a tongue-in-cheek series of games based on Greek mythology where players are handed impossible […]

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Watch the first teaser for Netflix’s CG ‘Ghost in the Shell’ series

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Netflix Netflix has released the first trailer for its upcoming Ghost in the Shell anime, alongside teasers for three other animated series the company plans to release throughout the fall and into 2020. [embedded content] A word of warning: if you have fond memories of Mamoru Oshii’s two Ghost in […]

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Amazon debuts ad-supported News video app for Fire TV

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Amazon After launching IMDb Freedive earlier this year, Amazon is preparing to offer another ad-supported video streaming service. This time, the app is called News and it will allow you to watch news coverage from organizations like CBS, Reuters, Bloomberg and more. It’ll offer both live and on-demand content. Amazon […]

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‘Doctor Who: The Edge of Time’ VR game arrives November 12th

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links BBC Studios/PlayStack/Maze Theory While it might be an iconic TV franchise, Doctor Who hasn’t exactly set the video game world alight over the years. BBC Studios, publisher PlayStack and developer Maze Theory are trying to remedy that with the promising Doctor Who: The Edge of Time, a VR game they’ll […]

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Verizon is giving Unlimited customers 12 months of Disney+ for free

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Disney Verizon (Engadget’s parent company) is offering 12 months of Disney+ to all of its new and existing 4G LTE and 5G Unlimited wireless customers. New Verizon Fios Home Internet and 5G Home Internet customers will get 12 months of the new streaming service too. The offer begins November 12th, […]

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Blizzard may reveal ‘Diablo IV’ at Blizzcon

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Activision Blizzard Blizzard is in desperate need of a major pick-me-up after a torrid few weeks, and might have an ace up its sleeve for Blizzcon, which takes place in less than two weeks. An ad for a Diablo artbook suggests that Diablo IV exists, and Blizzard might very well […]

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Nike will drop exclusive, limited-edition sneakers inside ‘NBA 2K20’

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Those of you who are into NBA 2K know that, for years, you’ve been able to buy sneakers from different brands for your virtual player in the game. But now, thanks to a new partnership between Nike and software publisher 2K Sports, you’ll have a chance to get real sneakers […]

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Twitch viewers can subscribe to streamers on iOS

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Twitch Twitch users on iOS can now subscribe to their favorite streamers directly from the app. It’ll offer the same benefits of subscribing on desktop, including ad-free viewing, sub badges, channel emotes and sub-only chat, as well as supporting the partner or affiliate monetarily. Subscriptions work differently on iOS than […]

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