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  • GameStop Short Sellers Just Lost US$2 Billion Amid Meme Stock Rally

    GameStop Short Sellers Just Lost US$2 Billion Amid Meme Stock Rally

    The meme stock rally triggered by the return of “Roaring Kitty” to social media has cost GameStop stock short-sellers more than $US2 billion in just two days, according to data firm S3 Partners. Ihor Dusaniwsky, S3’s managing director of predictive analytics, wrote on X: “After being down $US862 million in mark-to-market losses yesterday, $GME [GameStop]…


  • When PC Game Packaging Was a Work of Art

    When PC Game Packaging Was a Work of Art

    Before the days of GamePass and mobile games, there was a time people would buy a huge ass box filled with a CD-ROM that would have the latest game. A whole generation missed out on a time when you could walk into a Babbages and an encyclopedia-sized PC game box practically leapt into your hands.…


  • Our Favorite Toys of 2023

    Our Favorite Toys of 2023

    We love toys here at io9, and when we’re not writing about them, we’re probably playing with them. It’s been a killer year for cool nerdy collectibles, so here’s just a few of our favorite things we picked up in the proverbial toy aisle this past year. Lego Lord of the Rings Rivendell This year…


  • New Bluey Video Game Could Be The Ultimate Daddy Sim

    New Bluey Video Game Could Be The Ultimate Daddy Sim

    If you have kids, you know what Bluey is. For everyone else, it’s an Australian cartoon about a nuclear family of talking dogs who live in a giant bungalow and love to play silly games. It’s cute and clever, and several years after becoming a global phenomenon, it’s at long-last getting a video game adaptation.…