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A Very Serious Interview With the Dudes Behind ‘Detective Pikachu’

Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit take their Pokémon seriously. The thirtysomething screenwriters met at Brown University in the early aughts and bonded over a love…

Dentists Explain Why Sonic the Hedgehog’s Human Teeth Are Freaking Us Out

Teeth. Teeth. TEETH. Sonic the Hedgehog has human teeth. He runs fast, he has jokes, and most of all, his mouth’s full of teeth. In…

For ‘Gamer Girls’ Paid to Play ‘Fortnite,’ Therapy Skills Are Almost Required

Most nights after her parents have gone to bed, Sam, a 16-year-old from Toronto, makes herself a cup of coffee, reclines in her gaming chair…

Why Do So Many Gamers Get Motion Sickness?

A few months ago, I finally pulled the trigger and bought a Nintendo Switch. It’s the first gaming system I’ve owned since the Nintendo 64…