These Are The Cars Of The Solar System

These Are The Cars Of The Solar System

Who here likes planets? I know I do—hell, I even live on one! I suspect there’s many fellow planet-enthusiasts out there, which is why I decided to do this: try and find cars named for every planet in our solar system, including our disrespected pal, the dwarf planet Pluto. Aside…

Nobody Wants To Sell Me An iRacing Bundle

Nobody Wants To Sell Me An iRacing Bundle

Once the near exclusive domain of pro-drivers and the hardcorest of hardcore racing game dorks, iRacing has seen thousands of new users sign up for their hyper-realistic racing sim since Covid-19 shut the world down. Driven by televised races featuring real drivers and you know, the desperate need to spend…

The Best Deals From Epic Games’ Epic MEGA Sale

The Best Deals From Epic Games’ Epic MEGA Sale

The Epic Games store is currently running a killer sale on PC games including blockbuster titles like Control, Borderlands 3, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey and more. Everyone who logs into their Epic Store account will also be able to claim a free $15 voucher to spend on games priced $14.99 and…

The Renault Espace Is Dead: Report

The Renault Espace Is Dead: Report

The Renault Espace, which we once (wrongly) referred to as the world’s first minivan, is reportedly dead. Long live the Renault Espace.

An Imaginary Friend Sparks Very Real Horrors In The Creepy Z

An Imaginary Friend Sparks Very Real Horrors In The Creepy Z

Kids dream up imaginary friends all the time. But when a kid who happens to be a character in a scary movie suddenly announces an invisible new playmate, it’s never something to be treated lightly—a lesson that the family in Z, Shudder’s latest original, learns the hard way.

How Jodorowsky’s Dune Speaks To The Now (Beyond The Upcoming Film)

How Jodorowsky’s Dune Speaks To The Now (Beyond The Upcoming Film)

When the first photos of Denis Villeneuve’s Dune began to surface last month, my first instinct was to rewatch Jodorowsky’s Dune. The 2014 documentary directed by Frank Pavich tells the story of Dune by Alejandro Jodorowsky, aka, “the greatest movie never made.” My thought was watching it again would scratch…

Dr. Phil’s ‘Big Knife’ And ‘Small Wife’ Are Both False

Dr. Phil’s ‘Big Knife’ And ‘Small Wife’ Are Both False

Maybe I’m alone here, but almost two months later, I’m still thinking about a truly haunting tweet from America’s favourite unlicensed counselor, Dr. Phil McGraw. If you’ve forgotten it—as I have tried to, repeatedly, with no success—the tweet simply stated, “BIG KNIFE! SMALL WIFE!”

Lego’s New 3,281 Piece Haunted House Arrives on May 20

Lego’s New 3,281 Piece Haunted House Arrives on May 20

For the past few years Lego has slowly been adding fairground sets to its range, so that the most Lego-hungry types can build a full-scale one for themselves. From the now-retired Carousel and Ferris Wheel, all the way to the super-expensive roller coaster from a couple of years ago, Lego…

Can A Smart Watch Detect Covid-19?

Can A Smart Watch Detect Covid-19?

The notification popped up without warning just as I was syncing the Whoop tracker I was testing: The tracker had a new metric, respiratory rate. Truthfully, I almost ignored it. But the notification used the phrase covid-19, and my eyes widened.

The Sandman Audio Drama Has Found Its Dream In James McAvoy

The Sandman Audio Drama Has Found Its Dream In James McAvoy

Though it’s typically in bad taste to talk about one’s dreams (as they tend to be incomprehensible to other people), the latest casting news surrounding Audible’s adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s Sandman comic is worth poring over because from the sounds of things, the audio drama’s going to be something worth…

7 Climate Change Novels That Imagine Our Possible Futures

7 Climate Change Novels That Imagine Our Possible Futures

Every day brings fresh and ever more alarming news about the state of the global environment. To speak of mere “climate change” is inadequate now, for we are in a “climate emergency”. It seems as though we are tripping over more tipping points than we knew existed.

It Pains Me To Report This Hot Dog Toaster Is A Piece Of Shit

It Pains Me To Report This Hot Dog Toaster Is A Piece Of Shit

God, I love hot dogs. My parents used to reward me with the cheap and oh-so-delicious hot dogs from Costco for making it through a Sunday afternoon shopping session, so that’s probably why I love them so much. The reward centre of my brain lights up every time I see…