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Limited Run gives digital games a physical legacy

The future for physical video games looks bleak. Major console hardware makers seem to be inching toward removing ways to play discs at all: leaked Microsoft documents revealed a potential disc-less Xbox Series X (though the company says it isn’t completely giving up on the format), while the “slim” PS5 has a detachable disc drive that requires an internet connection to pair with a new console. You can get most games digitally nowadays, but there are plentiful stories about people losing access to games they’ve purchased…

Rachel Brosnahan Accepts Role Of Lois Lane In “Superman: Legacy” Here’s Why

DC Studios have made our childhood indeed memorable with amazing superhero movies. Last year, DC announced the comeback of superheroes through the movie “Superman: Legacy”. This movie will be released next year, 2025. But the creators united all new faces while casting for the film. Old actors who are the kind of face of that particular character won’t be there in the movies. In this scenario, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” actress Rachel Brosnahan revealed the reason behind saying yes to DC’s upcoming movie. Rachel…

Nicholas Hoult reveals shaved head for role as Lex Luthor in Superman: Legacy

Get our free weekly email for all the latest cinematic news from our film critic Clarisse LoughreyGet our The Life Cinematic email for freeNicholas Hoult has debuted his striking new look as Superman villain Lex Luthor.On Instagram on Thursday (22 February), Superman: Legacy showrunner James Gunn shared the first cast photo of the forthcoming superhero movie.The film stars David Corenswet as the Man of Steel while The Marvellous Mrs Maisel’s Rachel Brosnahan will play Lois Lane.In the group selfie shared by Gunn, English…

The New Civil War Trailer Sets Lincoln’s Legacy on Fire

We’ve already gotten one scary look at Civil War, and the new trailer for Alex Garland’s near-future action thriller is just as chilling—it’s light on fresh plot details, but heavy on disturbing atmosphere. America has splintered into factions at war with each other, with civilians, cities, and even beloved national monuments in the crosshairs.Happy, uh, Presidents Day? Along with Kirsten Dunst (as a journalist on the front lines) and Nick Offerman (as the President of the United States, such as they are), the cast…

This legacy automaker says it just turned a profit on EVs

Jeep and Chrysler owner Stellantis – hardly a hero in our EV adoption story – says that is finally turning a profit on selling EVs. But that’s in no part due to US sales, since the company doesn’t sell any EVs in the country – but that is changing with a lineup on its way this year. Speaking to journalists yesterday, CEO Carlos Tavares said that the company – which makes vehicles at its US plants for Jeep, Ram, Chrysler and Dodge brand – doesn’t plan on cutting production of EVs, reports Automotive News.…

Old School Becky Lu is helping keep Art Laboe’s legacy alive

Periodically, the Latinx Files will feature a guest writer. This week, we’ve asked Sarah Quiñones Wolfson, a Los Angeles-based journalist, to fill in. If you have not subscribed to our weekly newsletter, you can do so here.When it comes to Southern California radio personalities, there are few who match the cultural impact of Art Laboe.Over the course of his nearly 80-year career, the legendary DJ popularized the love song dedication program format, helped desegregate Los Angeles and earned legions of multigenerational…

How Tinder’s new CEO plans to refresh the legacy dating app

Tinder emerged onto the scene 12 years ago and disrupted online dating forever with the swipe. Now the company’s new CEO says it’s time for another shift—and she wants to make sure Tinder is once again at the forefront. “We’re due for another kind of category shift and change,” says Faye Iosotaluno, who was named chief executive on January 9. “Because we are the largest dating app in the world, we’re in a prime position to make that change happen.” Iosotaluno had been serving as Tinder’s COO since August 2022 after…

Legacy and Last of Us Season 2

Photo: Charley Gallay (Getty Images)Isabela Merced’s resume is already stacked, but the star of underrated gem Dora the Explorer and The Lost City of Gold is just getting started. In an interview with the Hollywood Reporter, the young actress—who’s soon to enter Sony’s live-action Marvel universe as Anya Corazon (whose spider-sona is Araña) in Madame Web—discussed two other major projects she has in the pipeline: James Gunn’s Superman: Legacy and The Last of Us season two.Sean Gunn on Working With His BrotherMerced shared

This botched migration shows why you need to deal with legacy tech

A recent botched transition to a new transport e-payment platform in Singapore might offer some answers. On Jan. 9, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) announced that two legacy stored value cards, EZ-Link and NETS FlashPay, would no longer be used to pay for public transport fares starting from June. The move is part of the country's transition to the SimplyGo system that LTA said had commenced in 2019. Apart from its use as payment for public bus and train fares, the contactless EZ-Link cards are also accepted as a