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DuckTales animated series returning in 2017

by Ramon Arandaon February 25, 2015
Blathering blatherskites!! Disney has today announced that an all-new DuckTales series is currently in production, and is coming to Disney XD in 2017.  For any 80s kid, like me, DuckTales brings fond memories of childhood, as the series aired from the late 80s to 90s and was an absolute favorite of mine and many of […]
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Dying Light inspires live-action short-film

by Charlie Grammeron February 23, 2015
Have you played Dying Light and wondered how much of the game could be recreated in film? Techland and Flying Carpet Studio certainly have, and so they’ve decided to create a live-action short-film called The Last Supply Drop, released today, to discover the answer to this question. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RdSxuMhZO3Q The film above etells the story of […]
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Game Connection names its Development Awards nominees

by Ramon Arandaon February 13, 2015
Game Connection has today announced their list of nominees for the Development Awards 2015, which takes place on March 3 in San Francisco. The projects that have been nominated are original game projects or those that have not been picked up by a publisher yet. The competition includes indies and those from larger studios such […]

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Ghostbusters: The Board Game revealed

by Charlie Grammeron February 10, 2015
“I Ain’t afraid of no ghost,” is a classic line beloved by millions. Now you’ll get a chance (providing the Kickstarter is successful) to prove that you aren’t either! This campaign, launched by Cryptozoic, brings Ghostbusters to life as a co-operative board game for 1-4 players to enjoy. Players will take on the roles of Venkman, […]
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An in-depth look at the Dutch Game Garden in the Netherlands

by Marcos Arandaon January 29, 2015
I recently had the privilege to visit the gaming capital of the Netherlands and stop into an amazing place called the Dutch Game Garden. Think of this as a dorm full of different up-and-coming gaming developers. It currently houses and facilitates 72 companies and as of now helps to create over 352 jobs and generates […]
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Eccentric Family Complete Premium Edition now available

by Charlie Grammeron January 6, 2015
NIS America was thrilled to announce that The Eccentric Family Complete Premium Edition is now available in North America. This premium edition includes 13 on 2 Blu-ray discs, a 64 page, full-color art book, and, of course, NIS America’s unique and high-quality collectable packaging. Here’s the anime’s storyline: In Kyoto, humans, tanuki, and tengu live […]

Clash of Olympus invades Russia via GameXP.

Clash of Olympus arrives in Russia

by Charlie Grammeron December 29, 2014
Today NIKITA ONLINE and Boyojoy were thrilled to announce the Russian release of their web-based side-scrolling MMORPG, Clash of Olympus. Russian gamers will be able to enjoy the title on the GameXP entertainment web-portal. Boyojoy’s COO, Leo Wang, stated, “speaking users our game is going to be exposed to after the launch on GameXP, we […]
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Adult website finalizes eSports sponsorship: Say hello to Team YP

by Charlie Grammeron December 3, 2014
Today a premier source for online adult entertainment, YP, announced the finalization of their long-awaited eSports sponsorship deal with Play2Win. Play2Win, for those unaware, is a team of competitive players that hail out of Spain. This team will debut under a new moniker, Team YP, at the start of the Gamergy competition in Madrid on […]
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The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses returning in 2015

by Ramon Arandaon December 2, 2014
The concert series “The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses” is coming back in 2015, according to the show’s producer. “The continued excitement around The Legend of Zelda franchise is amazing, and this special concert will deliver an unforgettable experience for fans,” notes Jason Michael Paul, President of Jason Michael Paul Productions, Inc, which […]

Team Fnatic forfeits CS:GO rematch.

Fnatic forfeits Counter Strike victory after “Pixel-walking”

by Charlie Grammeron November 29, 2014
Today we’ve learned that Fnatic, a pro Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team, has forfeited a rematch against team LDLC. Fnatic had previously utilized a map exploit to win the match during the $250,000 DreamHack Winter eSports event. The exploit they utilized was simple. They boosted one of their players to a ledge that gives a good […]
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Goodgame Studios receives Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA award

by Charlie Grammeron November 28, 2014
Recently Goodgame Studios, the leading free-to-play game developer and publisher, was proud to accept the prestigious Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA award in the internet category. This occurred during the ceremony held in London on November 27, 2014. Goodgame Studios boasted a five-year revenue growth rate of  28,000 percent, along with innovative, in-house developed technology and astute investments […]
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ESL welcomes Joe Miller and Leigh Smith to the team

by Charlie Grammeron November 28, 2014
Today ESL was proud and excited to announce updates to its on-air talent crew. These updates come in the form of Joe Miller and Leigh “Deman” Smith, who were previously commentators for Riot Games’ European League of Legends Championship Series. These two have joined ESL full-time at the company’s Cologne (Germany) headquarters. This duo boasts over 20 […]