Airbus’ Blended Wing Maveric Hits the Skies

Since commercial air travel took off in the 1950s, much has changed—tighter seats, safer flights, the rise and fall of seat-back screens—but not the nature of the planes themselves. The tube-and-wing design, after all, is reasonably efficient and structurally sound. And what other shapes would fly? Cubes?Probably not. But one idea that’s been in the…

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Rainbow Six Siege’s Tachanka Is Getting a Complete Rework This Year

Ubisoft has announced that Tachanka, Rainbow Six Siege’s beloved-but-terrible Operator, will be reworked and overhauled this year. The new design completely removes his turret, although he’ll remain a destructive defense operator.Announced at the Six Invitation as part of the roadmap for Years 5 and 6, Ubisoft explained that Tachanka is finally going to be redesigned.…

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Cults Are Scarier Without Magic

Skip Article Header. Skip to: Start of Article. The cult in Midsommar is incredibly unsettling. Courtesy of A24Evil cults, like the one that appeared in last year’s Midsommar, are among the most popular movie villains. Horror author Grady Hendrix notes that while most scary movies involve an external threat, the idea of a cult specifically…

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