Nintendo Takes More Risks With Prototypes, Says Metroid Prime Developer

Image: Nintendo We’re all still waiting for Metroid Prime 4, and yes, that sucks. However, the game’s prolonged development is indicative of Nintendo and Japanese companies as a whole, according to former Retro Studios staffer Jack Mathews. Mathews served as the Lead Technical Engineer on the Metroid Prime trilogy and has been speaking to the … Read more

Czech president appoints a new prime minister — from inside a transparent cube.

President Milos Zeman of the Czech Republic, who tested positive for the coronavirus on Thursday, appointed the country’s new prime minister on Sunday while sitting inside a transparent cube. Mr. Zeman, 77, was discharged from a hospital in Prague on Saturday and is currently required to isolate. He rolled in a wheelchair into the clear … Read more

Magdalena Andersson Elected As Sweden’s First Woman Prime Minister Again

Sweden elected Magdalena Andersson, five days after her first bid lasted only hours. (File) Stockholm: Sweden’s parliament on Monday elected Magdalena Andersson as the country’s prime minister, the first woman to hold the post, five days after her first bid lasted only hours. Despite being a nation that has long championed gender equality, Sweden has … Read more

Japan To Ban Foreign Arrivals Over New Covid Variant, Says Prime Minister

Japan’s Fumio Kishida commented on the country’s plans to reinstate tough border measures. (File) Tokyo: Japan will reinstate tough border measures, barring all new foreign arrivals over the Omicron Covid variant, Prime Minister Fumio Kishida announced Monday, just weeks after a softening of strict entry rules. “We will ban the (new) entry of foreigners from … Read more

Covid-Positive Czech President Appoints New Prime Minister From Glass Box

Czech President Milos Zeman appoints Petr Fiala as Prime Minister in a Covid-safe ceremony. Prague: Czech President Milos Zeman appointed the leader of a centre-right alliance Petr Fiala as Prime Minister on Sunday in a ceremony he performed from a plexiglass cubicle after testing positive for COVID-19. Fiala leads a bloc of five centre and … Read more

taliban: Afghan Prime Minister defends Taliban’s rule amid crisis – Times of India

KABUL: Afghanistan’s Taliban Prime Minister defended the group’s rule in a public address Saturday, saying it was not to blame for a worsening economic crisis and is working to repair the corruption of the ousted government. He also dismissed international pressure for the formation of a more inclusive Cabinet. The half-hour audio played on state-run … Read more

Exploring Nintendo’s Metroid Prime 3 | Video Gameography

The first season of Game Informer’s Video Gameography explores the history of the Metroid series, and this episode is set to wrap our talk on Retro Studio’s epic trilogy of Prime with a detailed discussion of Metroid Prime 3: Corruption.  Released on August 27, 2007 for Nintendo’s Wii, Metroid Prime 3: Corruption is often considered one of the … Read more

Can Optimus Prime save us from the Omicron variant? The Internet thinks so

The new Omicron COVID-19 variant is the creeping unwanted subject on everyone’s mind this Thanksgiving, but innovative social media users are already tearing it down via memes. First, Futurama saw a spike in interest after everyone remembered a vicious alien group called the Omicronians in the show. That led to a whole slew of posts … Read more