How Sierra and a Disgraced Cop Made the Most Reactionary Game of the 90s
In the wake of the 1992 Los Angeles riots that ruined his reputation, Daryl Gates found himself in a point-and-click professional afterlife.
Killing Lara Croft
Lara Croft was once the biggest thing in video games--and her creators were so sick of her, they tried to kill her.
Pocahontas in Gravesend
Pocahontas, the legendary princess, is buried somewhere underneath an English car park. Nobody knows where.
The Last Days of HitchBOT
This robot successfully hitchhiked across Canada and Germany, but when it tried the same in America, it was murdered two weeks in. Nobody knows who killed HitchBOT -- and nobody knows where its head is.
There's been a mine fire burning under Centralia, Pennsylvania for over 50 years. Why do people still live there, and why do they hate Silent Hill?
On the Chernobyl tourism industry.
The Dogs of Summer
In Dumbarton, Scotland, there is a bridge where dogs routinely commit suicide. This isn't a joke.
This actually happens.