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Southend student, Nathaniel, 15, is a magician in the making

Nathaniel Allen, 15, is already a member of the prestigious Magic Circle, having developed a taste for card tricks while still in junior school.


Related Topix: Ubisoft, Strictly Come Dancing, Craig Revel Horwood

Sun Aug 31, 2014


Mom charged in girl's death could get trust fund

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Related Topix: White Plains, NY, Violent Crime, 2012, Gliese Games, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Westchester County, NY

Wizards Of The Coast Reveals New D&D Video Games

I've been writing for Forbes for nearly a decade, with an emphasis on games and technology.


Related Topix: iPad App, Twitter, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, The, Deep Silver, Neverwinter, Perfect World Entertainment, Cryptic Studios, Game.


Dead or Alive 5: Last Round announced for PS4 and Xbox One

A surprise announcement at this weekend's Japan Gamer's Live event revealed Dead or Alive 5: Last Round will launch in spring 2015 on Xbox One and PlayStation 4, in Japan.


Related Topix: Tecmo, Dead or Alive, Team Ninja, Tecmo Koei America Corp., Dead or Alive 5

WHEC-TV Rochester

Scale will matter for success of New York casinos

Racino revenue is down. Casinos are closing in Atlantic City, while new ones are opening in Maryland and Massachusetts.


Related Topix: New York, Las Vegas, THQ, Sullivan County, NY, Cleveland, NY, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors


Game Of Thrones Gets An Old School Video Game Sound Makeover

Despite the various CGI enhancements used during the creation of Game of Thrones the creators tries to stay true to the source material by maintaining the show's classical aesthetic, but sometimes two classic flavors taste kinda strange together.


Related Topix: Cyanide Studios, Game of Thrones, Atlus Co.

Deseret News

Salt Lake Comic Con and Utah Symphony present video game concert

Salt Lake Comic Con and Utah Symphony are teaming up to present a musical immersion into the world of video games.


Related Topix: Empty Clip Studios, Symphony, Bountiful, UT

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Sky Onosson has studied Manitoba's particular anglophone accents.

In addition to accents, Sky Onosson says it is often easy to tell where a person is from by the words they use.


Related Topix: Canada, National Geographic, Tradewest, North America, World News, Newfoundland, NJ

The New Zealand Herald

'Halo' makers shed light on live-action series

The overseers of the popular franchise at 343 Industries announced Saturday at the PAX Prime gaming convention that the upcoming live-action "Halo" series would take place on a surviving fragment of the Alpha Ring, the intergalactic locale from the original "Halo: Combat Evolved" sci-fi shooter.


Related Topix: Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, Halo 4, Microsoft Xbox, X360

Lancashire Telegraph

Strictly too skimpy say East Lancs dance experts

HIT BBC show Strictly Come Dancing has one again come under fire for asking female dancers to wear outfits that are too revealing.


Related Topix: Ubisoft, Strictly Come Dancing

PC Magazine

Next Month's Hottest Video Game Releases

The weather may be getting cooler, but the games are getting hotter as the long run-up to the holiday season begins.


Related Topix: Ultra Street Fighter IV, Capcom, Madden, EA Tiburon, EA Sports, Activision, Destiny, Bungie Software

Dark Horizons News

Empire's Top 100 Video Games Of All Time

Empire Magazine has unveiled its list of the one hundred greatest video games of all time.


Related Topix: Electronic Arts, BioWare, Mass Effect, Irrational Games, 2K Games, BioShock


Beloved Wii RPG Xenoblade Chronicles Coming Exclusively to the New 3DS

The game will be utilizing the freshly announced 3DS model's upgraded hardware, according to Nintendo, which means it will not be playable on current 3DS consoles.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Monolith Soft, Xenoblade Chronicles

Fri Aug 29, 2014


Shulk Confirmed For Super Smash Bros. on Wii U and 3DS

Xenoblade Chronicles' fighter Shulk has been confirmed as a playable fighter in the upcoming Super Smash Bros.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Wii U

Cinema Blend News

Saints Row: Gat Out Of Hell Expansion Announced, Saints Row 4 Coming To Xbox One And PS4

Saints Row 4 developer Volition had two big announcements to share at PAX Prime 2014 .


Related Topix: Saints Row, They, The, _No Company, Deep Silver, Koch Media, Saints Row 4, Volition Inc.

Hampshire Chronicle

Chandler's Ford dance academy set to take part in international showcase

On November 2 students from the SJ Academy of Dance will take part at the fourth annual Dance Proms at the Royal Albert Hall.


Related Topix: Ubisoft, Strictly Come Dancing

Angry Birds hires new chief

Finland 's Rovio , the maker of the Angry Birds mobile game, said it has hired Pekka Rantala from beverage maker Hartwall to take over as its new chief executive by the beginning of next year.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Rovio Mobile, Angry Birds

The Republic

Nintendo launching 'amiibo' with 12 characters

Nintendo announced Friday that 12 characters will initially be part of its upcoming toy-game franchise set for release later this year.


Related Topix: Pokemon, Animal Crossing, Nintendo, Ambrella, Toys for Bob, Skylanders, Activision, Call of Duty , WII, Disney Infinity, Disney Interactive Studios, Avalanche Software

Yeovil Express

Tasty! Wallace set to join Strictly

Tess Daly will be joined by Claudia Winkleman as full-time co-presenter of Strictly Come Dancing after Sir Bruce Forsyth retired Dancing doesn't get tougher than this - Masterchef presenter Gregg Wallace is set to join the line-up for this year's Strictly Come Dancing, according to reports.


Related Topix: Tess Daly, Ubisoft, Strictly Come Dancing, Bruce Forsyth

Evesham Journal

Filming has started again on Star Wars: Episode VII after Harrison Ford's injury called a halt to it

The star was involved in an accident in June with part of the Millennium Falcon, the spaceship his character Han Solo pilots, and apparently broke his leg, needing surgery on it which meant a two week break in filming.


Related Topix: Star Wars, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, LucasArts, Vocal, Celebrities, Harrison Ford