Kualoa Ranch

Rookie of the Year: Lost in Hawaii

The Rookie of the Year takes the Lost tour at Hawaii’s famed Kualoa Ranch.

Thank You

I don’t know if you heard, but we’ve been working on this Kickstarter thing and it got funded yesterday afternoon. We are currently celebrating, sleeping and celebrating sleep – something we’ve not had a lot of recently – but we will be back next week with the great stories you’ve come to expect. I formally thanked the internet on Wednesday when we raised our goal, and I reprinted it yesterday when the campaign closed. That stands as a good representation of how I feel about the Kickstarter and its success, but I wanted to take this opportunity to thank some


Unwinnable Weekly

Today, it is a great pleasure to finally announce Unwinnable Weekly, a subscription-driven digital magazine.

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Last Week’s Comics 4/16/2014

Ian Gonzales reviews Flash Gordon #1 and Nightcrawler #1, while Jill Scharr looks at Batman Eternal #1 and Shutter #1 in this week’s edition of Last Week’s Comics.

Flash Gordon 1

Five Life Lessons from Twitch Plays Pokémon

Playing Twitch Plays Pokémon isn’t exactly fun. It’s exasperating. It’s boring. It’s spectacularly repetitive. Participating for a few days – or even a few minutes – is enough to make you want to punch a Caterpie. That’s because in Twitch Plays Pokémon, simple tasks become grueling challenges. You know exactly what to do, but still you go backwards. You walk in circles. You get stuck – sometimes for days. Thousands of people worked in unison to play Twitch Plays Pokémon, which let viewers participate in a game of Pokémon Red – the original role-playing classic for Nintendo’s Game Boy –

Twitch Plays Pokemon
The Burnt Offering Pretension +1 Rookie Of The Year

Why Garrus is the Real Hero of Mass Effect

Garrus Vakarian is the Mass Effect series. All right, that’s a strong statement, and obviously not literal. So to put it another way: more than any single component of Mass Effect, Garrus embodies the tone, theme and characterization of the series. Garrus is one of two characters who’s a full party member in all three Mass Effect games, alongside Tali (Unless, of course, you let him die in Mass Effect 2 and import that save into Mass Effect 3. It’s also apparently possible to reject him if you time things right in Mass Effect 1, but I’ve never even seen


Ready for the Weekend 4/11/2014

Today in 1970, Apollo 13 was launched. Several years after that, a movie was made about the events of this flight, starring Captain Phillips. Doing anything fun this weekend?

Last Week's Comics This Is Your Kid On Videogames A Constant Furrowing

The End of Pretension

Pretension +1 is ending, but Gus Mastrapa will return more powerful than you can possibly imagine.


On Unwinnable

Unwinnable isn’t just a website or a weekly magazine – it’s a belief in a different kind of internet.


Last Week’s Comics 4/9/2014

Brian Bannen reviews Black Science #5, Action Comics #30 and Magneto #2, while Ian Gonzales takes on Moon Knight #2 and Jill Scharr looks at Black Widow #5 in this week’s edition of Last Week’s Comics.

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