The universe-shattering implications of Fortnite in Avengers: Endgame

The oddest cameo in Avengers: Endgame isn’t from Stan Lee or co-director Joe Russo. The cameo by Fortnite, the popular online battle royale game, is the one with the biggest ramifications for the Marvel Cinematic Universe. And that’s because it raises an awkward question: does Fortnite’s Thanos mode also exist in the Avengers universe? And if so, what does that mode look Continue Reading

The fear of Daenerys Targaryen is setting up Game of Thrones’ final battle

Spoilers ahead for Game of Thrones, season 8, episode 2, “A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms.” Game of Thrones’ Daenerys Targaryen has been a fearsome queen-in-the-making since the end of the show’s first season, but her Westerosi allies are only recently starting to realize it. The series’s latest episode, “A Knight Continue Reading