There was, of course, no one in the stands to terrify. As a result, it was a deeply odd moment. The audience might have been absent, but the show was determined to go bravely on, unaltered in its pomp. Down on the pitch, the players emerged out of separate tunnels to meet in the middle for kick-off, ignoring the incongruity of the howls, the heartbeat, and the emptiness. … [Read more...] about Bundesliga: The bizarre reality of attending a ghost game
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Squadrons isn't aiming to be a realistic space flight simulator. In an interview with Polygon, creative director Ian Frazier said "When you look at our flight model, your ships don’t move like a ship would actually move in space because ships in Star Wars don’t move like ships would move in space. They move like ships move in Star Wars. There isn’t any real one moment in the cinematic history, to really go back to your question. There’s no one specific moment. We’re really looking at the classic trilogy, elements of Rogue One, and kind of puttin’ them in the stew, and then the game emerges." He describes the gameplay as similar to a WWII dogfight, citing inspiration from videos of aerial combat in World War II. … [Read more...] about Star Wars: Squadrons: everything we know about the space combat sim
The network confirmed that a 12-episode series set to air later in 2020 and which would have featured dancers from around the world submitting videos to Abby, will no longer air. … [Read more...] about Networks ‘now offering good behavior bonuses’ to stars who do not post offensive comments on social media
It’s a little game that’s good at representing a lot. You’ve got to bear the interests of specific voters in mind, and be sure to keep winning elections so you can keep enacting progressive policies. You’ve gotta comprise. I wound up gritting my teeth and attributing “the blackface incident” to “different times”, knowing my base would still support me and that I needed to swing some extra voters if I wanted to keep control of Congress beyond the midterms. … [Read more...] about Have You Played… Democratic Socialism Simulator?
CBSE has advised school principals and teachers to ensure that "the topics that have been reduced are also explained to the students to the extent required to connect different topics. However the reduced syllabus will not be part of the topics for Internal Assessment and year-end Board Examination," said an official statement. … [Read more...] about CBSE cuts syllabus by 30% for classes 9 to 12