Makoto Shinkai’s Suzume hits theaters in April 2023

/ The latest anime feature from the director behind Your Name and Weathering With You has a premiere date and a new trailer. Suzume, the next feature from the director behind Weathering With You and Your Name, is releasing internationally next April. Crunchyroll announced the news today, revealing that Makoto Shinkai’s next feature will be […]

Disney’s CEO drama explained, with Julia Alexander

The best of Bobs, the worst of Bobs. Share this story Photo Illustration by Will Joel / The Verge Today, we need to talk about Bob. Two Bobs, actually: Bob Iger, the former and now current CEO of Disney, and Bob Chapek, the man Iger handpicked as his replacement, who flamed out and was fired […]

CD Projekt Red is ending Gwent support

/ After releasing a big batch of new cards, the developers will leave future balance decisions to the community. CD Projekt Red is also shuttering its mobile game The Witcher: Monster Slayer. Image: CD Projekt Red In a video outlining Gwent’s 2023 roadmap, the developers at CD Projekt Red shared an important if sad update: […]

Apple Music is getting a karaoke mode

/ ‘Apple Music Sing’ will be available worldwide later this month on the iPhone, iPad, and new Apple TV 4K. Perfect for the holidays.Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Apple on Tuesday announced Apple Music Sing, a karaoke experience that will be built right into the Apple Music app. With Apple Music Sing, you’ll […]

Elden Ring is getting a free colosseum update for multiplayer bloodbaths

/ The update will arrive on PC, PlayStation, and Xbox tomorrow, December 7th. You can use your spirit ash summons to help you in battle against other players.Image: Bandai Namco As if there weren’t enough stuff to do already in Elden Ring, Bandai Namco announced that the open-world fantasy game is getting a multiplayer update […]

My weather app is now a dating sim

/ Carrot Weather is getting an update that adds the ability to romance its homicidal AI character. Filling up the heart meter gets you gifts.Image: Carrot One of Carrot Weather’s main selling points, besides the fact that it’s a genuinely very good app for getting the forecast, is its character. The app has an “AI” […]

Comic: How to Replace the Sky

How to Replace the Sky, a comic by Matt Hyunh. At the end of 2020, the painting software I’d used my entire professional life updated itself with a new button. Illustration of a Photoshop window, with the Sky Replacement tool selected in a menu. I made my living as a commercial illustrator, making pictures for […]

Mickey 17, the next film from Parasite director Bong Joon-ho, is out in 2024

/ Robert Pattinson stars in the sci-fi movie, which comes to theaters on March 29th. You’ll have to wait a bit to see Parasite director Bong Joon-ho’s next project. The sci-fi film, called Mickey 17, will hit theaters on March 29th, 2024. The news was revealed via the briefest of teaser trailers, which shows star […]