Billionaire Pierre Omidyar’s Online Alter-Ego: A Tattooed Black Guy

Pierre Omidyar is the 47-year-old Iranian-American billionaire who founded eBay and the embattled news startup First Look Media. In the virtual world of Second Life, however, he’s developed a very different persona: a bald, tribal-tattooed, muscle-shirt-wearing black guy named Kitto Mandala. » 11/03/14 3:40pm 11/03/14 3:40pm

The first Wolverine trailer shows big trouble in actual Tokyo

We've seen the teasers, but now the first full-length trailer for The Wolverine is here and... wow. Viper? Silver Samurai? Jean Grey? World War II? Bullet trains? Ninjas? The Wolverine has all of that and more. Admittedly, I'm not sure how I feel about this "Wolverine becomes mortal" thing, but I really like how… » 3/27/13 9:49am 3/27/13 9:49am

Hands On With StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm's Campaign, Now With More RPG and Space Yetis

StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm is a mutated beast of last year's real-time strategy game infused with traces of point and click adventure. For StarCraft II's first expansion, the second chapter in Blizzard's trilogy, the game is getting a dose of role-playing game elements. » 5/31/11 3:00am 5/31/11 3:00am