FIFA 23 Has Option Where Game Won’t Tell You How Bad You Are

Screenshot: EA Are you a FIFA fan? Are you also a little baby-human who sometimes just doesn’t want to hear it? Then does EA have the new feature for you! FIFA 23, out for pre-orderers today, will let you turn off commentary that’s critical of how you’re playing. Alternative idea: play better? Haha, like I … Read more

Chess Champion Breaks Silence On ‘Anal Bead’ Cheating Controversy

Photo: Arun Sankar (Getty Images) After nearly a month of anal bead memes and chess drama, world champion Magnus Carlsen has finally opened up about his stunning defeat to 19-year-old grandmaster Hans Niemann and his shocking stunts that followed in the aftermath. Long story short: He thinks Niemann is a cheater, over the board and … Read more

The Story Behind Mortal Kombat’s Iconic Dragon Logo

You’ve probably seen the silhouette of Mortal Kombat’s dragon logo so often that you don’t even think about how little sense it makes. There weren’t any dragons in the original Mortal Kombat, and it doesn’t factor into the backstory about an interdimensional martial arts tournament to determine the fate of the planet. So what’s the … Read more

Madden Streamers Are Going On ‘Strike’ Over In-Game Gambling Odds

Screenshot: EA Sports Some of the biggest streamers in the Madden community have announced they’re going on “pack strike”, creating a hashtag and refusing to spend any money on Madden 23’s Ultimate Team mode until publisher Electronic Arts make some changes. What’s Ultimate Team? Both Madden and FIFA have wildly-popular multiplayer game modes called Ultimate … Read more