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The Verge’s entertainment section collects the latest news from the worlds of pop culture, music, movies, television, and video games. Whether you want to know what to watch on Netflix or how to make the most of your streaming service budget, the entertainment section acts a reliable source. There’s simply too much to read, watch, hear, and play. Let us be your tour guide.

Can the new Call of Duty League be the NFL of competitive gaming?

More developers are making games for next-gen consoles than streaming services

Fortnite Chapter 2’s second season is finally coming on February 20th

Wiz Khalifa made a Sonic music video, and it’s pure nonsensical fun

Production delays on Obi-Wan Disney+ series are part of a bigger Star Wars problem

Patience you must have, Obi-Wan

The transforming Xbox 360 D-pad is proof that bad buttons can get better

Apple Arcade’s latest game is a more family-friendly Fortnite called Butter Royale

This hour-long Splatoon concert features holographic squid kids

Mean Girls channels Street Fighter: The Movie: The Game as culture becomes a ouroboros of remakes

Rocket League is killing online multiplayer on macOS and Linux

Star Trek: Picard knows Star Trek is a hard sell in 2020

Comcast plans price hikes for cable customers as it looks ahead to streaming Peacock launch

Tetris returns to Android and iOS after EA’s version shuts down

How Bad Boys For Life’s directors brought back the ‘90s — from Belgium

Nintendo doesn’t have to refund digital preorders, according to European court

Netflix has been looking for franchises, and The Witcher may be its answer

How an experimental story about gender and warfare shook the sci-fi community

Netflix orders a Witcher anime following the success of the live-action show

‘The Witcher’ is getting an anime

100 Thieves puts streamers, streetwear, and e-sports together in new HQ

Watch Unity’s gorgeous seven-minute sci-fi short The Heretic

Toss a Coin to Your Witcher is finally available to stream on Spotify and Apple Music

Pokémon Go’s live events drove nearly $250 million in tourism revenue last year

The final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars gets a new trailer and February release date

Alleged Xbox Series X photos show off the port selection

Google is giving free $130 Stadia gaming kits to new Verizon Fios subscribers

Netflix uses Google Trends to claim The Witcher was more popular than The Mandalorian

Netflix grew bigger even amid competition from Baby Yoda

AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT review roundup: the new desktop GPU to beat under $300

Netflix reveals that 76 million people watched at least two minutes of The Witcher

Pokémon: The First Movie remake on Netflix once again gives your favorite monsters a new look

While you wait for Half-Life: Alyx, catch up on every classic Half-Life game for free

You have two months to play

Dolittle will delight small children and drive adults mad

Fortnite is holding a TikTok dance contest to find the next great emote

Lego’s new studio wants to make ‘more poetic, artistic games’

Disney+ is launching a week early in the UK and parts of Europe

Radiohead launched an online ‘public library’ with rare tracks and a printable library card

Studio Ghibli films are coming to Netflix outside North America next month

The iPad Pro can now run Fortnite at 120 frames per second

The Touryst is a bite-sized, open-world vacation game