Genshin Impact is Becoming an Anime Series

Itto, Raiden Shogun, and Zhongli from HoYoverse's Genshin Impact.

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If you play video games, there’s a good chance that you play (or are at least aware of) Genshin Impact. The action-RPG from developer HoYoverse that first reminded people of Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been a big deal since it first landed in 2020, with players and fans alike falling hard for

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Haslab Marvel Legends Ghost Rider Robbie Reyes Car

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Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9’s regular round up of the latest and nerdiest toy news. This week, Hasbro heads back to the Haslab with a flamin’ hot Marvel set, Mondo conjures up an X-Men icon, and much, much more. Check it out!


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Hasbro HasLab Marvel Legends Robbie Reyes Ghost Rider and the Engine of Vengeance

Today Hasbro revealed

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Halloween, Nope, the Weeknd Headline Horror Nights Hollywood

Jupiter's Claim sign from Nope

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Save your tears and face your fears during Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood by knowing exactly what you’re going to want to hit before attending the hot haunt ticket.

io9 has already covered how to best approach its East Coast counterpart at Universal Studios Orlando, which with its number of houses and

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Amazon Stifles Competitors and Inflates Prices, CA AG

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California is suing Amazon, the state’s attorney general announced Wednesday in a press release. The focus of the lawsuit, filed in the state’s Superior Court in San Francisco County, is on how Amazon allegedly crushes competition and inflates prices through restrictive agreements with its third-party sellers.

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Jordan Peele’s Nope Gets Home Release for Halloween

OJ with Jean Jacket alien in the background

Screenshot: Universal Pictures/Monkeypaw Productions

Bring Jean Jacket home with the Blu-ray and 4K release of Nopethe latest from the mind of modern horror master Jordan Peele, who’s made looking up at the sky a whole lot scarier lately.

The Monkeypaw Productions and Universal Pictures sci-fi Western stars Keke Palmer and Daniel Kaluuya as siblings who chase the

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