Revan built HK-47, but Darth Vader built C-3P0. The player is Revan, but Vader is Luke’s father.
Which story has the better plot twists?
Video Compression Gone Wrong
How does image compression work, and why does it create those ugly spots all over some videos and not others?
DM of the Rings
Both a celebration and an evisceration of tabletop roleplaying games, by twisting the Lord of the Rings films into a D&D game.
The Terrible New Thing
Fidget spinners are ruining education! We need to... oh, never mind the fad is over. This is not the first time we've had a dumb moral panic.
Even allegedly smart people can make life-changing blunders that seem very, very obvious in retrospect.
Crysis 2 has basically the same plot as Half-Life 2. So why is one a classic and the other simply obnoxious and tiresome?