Harry Potter and the Abandoned Trademarks | Culture | Geek.com

You might as well accept that some franchises are just never going away. From here until decades after the day your grandchildren die, Marvel, DC, Star Wars, and a bunch of other beloved brands will still be going strong. For a moment it seemed Harry Potter might not ascend to this status after wrapping itself up pretty tightly by the end of the eighth(!) movie. But between the Cursed Child play, the Pottermore lore-dump e-books, and the upcoming five-movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them prequel saga kicking off this month, it’s J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World now. We all just happen to live in it.

【腾讯WE 2016】人是没有备份的孤本,我们必须拥抱挑战

【腾讯WE 2016】人是没有备份的孤本,我们必须拥抱挑战

11月6日,腾讯WE大会在北京举行。其实在这次we大会上对我印象最深的一句话就是何夕老师所说的“人是一个没有备份的孤本”,我们在科技之路上走的越远,我们就越有机会找到一个备份之地。人类在整个浩瀚的宇宙中如此渺小又如此孤单,但人类本身又如此强大,我们渴望更多更美好的体验,我们关注自己的生命,我们也关注自身外的每个生命个体。此次WE大会邀请了来自不同科技领域的十个嘉宾,他们在做的正是永无止境的用科技探求美好的未来。

Angels Fall in This Short by a Co-Writer of Doctor Strange | Movies | Geek.com

The fourteenth installment in the ongoing Marvel Cinematic Universe, Doctor Strange, is in theaters now and was co-written by screenwriter and author C. Robert Cargill. The task of adding the layer of mystical arts to Marvel’s space-and-science universe might have been his largest task yet, but it’s far from his first rodeo. Doctor Strange’s director Scott Derrickson worked with Cargill to create Sinister, and in 2013 he became a fantasy author with his novel Dreams and Shadows. Now, it looks like Cargill has turned his storytelling craft to the world of angels.

They’re Making the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis Again | Games | Geek.com

Most people may not know that the Sega Mega Drive (or Sega Genesis as it was known in North America) is one of the most popular gaming consoles in Brazil. The system sells around 150,000 units per day; a number that rivals that of the PlayStation 4. It is fitting then that Brazil’s Tectoy would start manufacturing new Mega Drive systems. Though not manufactured by Sega, these new systems are officially licensed and are therefore the genuine article.