Lord of the Rings prequel

Amazon’s Lord of the Rings prequel will need to forge its own identity

When rumors broke that Amazon was hoping to turn J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings into a TV series, many felt that CEO Jeff Bezos had found his own Game of Thrones. We’re still many years out from seeing a final product, but the first st…

VR throwback ‘Duck Season’ arrives September 14th

Stress Level Zero’s Duck Season caught our eye for a number of reasons. It’s not just a VR callback to the NES hit Duck Hunt, it’s a broader celebration of ’80s culture… with a horror twist, to boot. And now, you’ll get to see whether or n…

Now Amazon Prime Video’s Android app is available in the Play Store

Amazon’s video app has always had odd gaps in its platform support, or weird hurdles to work around like requiring sideloading on Android. In the last few months, those have started to close, with the news that it will be available on Apple TV…

Kid Koala drops the beat in ‘Floor Kids’ for Switch this fall

Floor Kids heads to Nintendo Switch this holiday season, featuring badass breakdancing moves, hand-drawn art and music by Kid Koala, a member of legendary hip hop group Deltron 3030 and one of the DJs behind Baby Driver’s soundtrack. The game’…

Fight zombies on your street with ‘Walking Dead’ AR mobile game

How long would you last during a zombie apocalypse? Because let’s be honest, the chances are you’d be shuffling among the living dead in next to no time, no matter how good your baseball swing. But instead of waiting for the end of all humanit…