NetEase acquires Suda51’s studio, Grasshopper Manufacture

NetEase acquires Suda51’s studio, Grasshopper Manufacture

NetEase Games has acquired Grasshopper Manufacture, the studio led by games design auteur Goichi “Suda51” Suda, and maker of games and franchises like No More Heroes, Killer7, and Lollipop Chainsaw. The two companies announced the acquisition via news release on Thursday. “As we all know, NetEase Games has developed many excellent games in the past, … Read more

Mythic Quest renewed for two more seasons

Mythic Quest renewed for two more seasons

Apple TV Plus announced that Mythic Quest, the workplace comedy about a game development company, will get two more seasons. Mythic Quest creator Rob McElhenney brought in Sir Anthony Hopkins (who guest-starred in a Mythic Quest special) and Jason Sudeikis from Apple TV’s Ted Lasso to announce the news in a Twitter video on Thursday. … Read more

Why Dune characters have blue eyes, explained

Why Dune characters have blue eyes, explained

Ever since the first Dune trailer debuted, moviegoers unfamiliar with Frank Herbert’s acclaimed science-fiction novel Dune may have been confused as to why, in Denis Villeneuve’s Dune, Zendaya’s eyes are blue. She’s not alone, of course. Many of the other Fremen on the planet Arrakis suffer from the strange ocular affliction. So why does it … Read more