Norco Review – Deep South Dystopia

I had never heard of the eponymous town of Norco until playing indie developer Geography of Robot’s first point-and-click adventure game. Now I feel like I know him intimately, thanks in large part to the game’s evocative and honest portrayal of a community with close ties to the petrochemical industry. Norco tackles societal issues that …

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Best Xbox Cloud Streaming Games

Thanks to the power of cloud streaming, it’s easier than ever to play Xbox games without needing to even own the console. So long as you have a screen and a stable internet connection and an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription, you’re good to go, as Microsoft’s magic beams a game directly into your chosen …

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The Lord of the Rings: Another actor, John Astin, reveals that he auditioned for Gandalf

Actor John Astin has revealed he auditioned for the role of Gandalf in Peter Jackson’s The Lord of the Rings, saying in a new interview that he’s tested multiple times to play the wizard. He ultimately didn’t get the role, but his son, Sean Astin, would be cast as the hobbit Sam in a career-defining …

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