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3 hrs ago | FansShare

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Kate Upton, Emily Ratajkowski: Which model makes the best movie star?

While there are a lot of struggling actors in Hollywood these days, working hard and waiting to get their big break, there are a number of models who are walking into the acting industry and getting some big roles right away.


Related Topix: Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Transformers, High Moon Studios, Video Games

6 hrs ago | IGN

Here Are the Details of the Walking Dead's Season 2 Vita Release

According to the PlayStation blog, April 22 marks the Vita release for North Americans; gamers in Europe will be able to download it on April 23. The first two episodes, "All That Remains" and "A House Divided," will be downloadable from the PlayStation store for US$5 each.


Related Topix: The Walking Dead, Terminal Reality, Video Games

10 hrs ago | Joystiq

Nintendo turned down Skylanders exclusivity deal

Nintendo reportedly turned down a deal that would have launched Activision's highly successful toys-come-to-life series Skylanders exclusively for the Wii.


Related Topix: Toys for Bob, Skylanders, Skyland, NC

14 hrs ago | Metro

NEWThe Amazing Spider-Man 2 cancelled on Xbox One

Activision has removed the Xbox One version of its movie tie-in from its website and admitted that the game may never be released.


Related Topix: Beenox, Spider-Man, Video Games

16 hrs ago |

Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark to Feature Two Bumblebees

Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark will merge two Transformers universes, so expect a few different versions of various characters.


Related Topix: Transformers, High Moon Studios, Video Games, Kalypso, DARK, The, Deep Silver, EA Games, Create

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Call of Duty Ghosts Snoop Dogg voice pack arrives later this month

When you're playing your favourite multiplayer shooter and notice the dry delivery of the game's announcer as you're kept in the loop about incoming dangers, completed challenges or equipment pick-ups, do you ever long for something a little more y'know, hip and 'hood ? If you've been dreaming of hearing a hip hop superstar chat to you while you ... (more)


Related Topix: Infinity Ward, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Video Games, Call of Duty , X360, Microsoft Xbox

The New Zealand Herald

Spider-Man 2: Spidey's caught the love bug

Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone's second Spider-Man together is one of the most anticipated movies of the year.


Related Topix: The Amazing Spider-Man, Spider-Man, Thriller, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Beenox, Video Games, Spider-Man 2, Andrew Garfield, Hot Chicks, Emma Stone

Sys-Con Media

PlayStationA 4 (PS4a ) Sales Surpass 7.0 Million Units Worldwide

We look forward to unveiling many of these experiences to our fans in the coming months."


Related Topix: Computers, The, Deep Silver, Video Games, Destiny, Bungie Software, SCEA, MLB, Science / Technology, CPU, Switchblade Monkeys, _No Company, Secret Ponchos

'The Walking Dead' Season 5: First half is written, finale is 'nailed down'

"The Walking Dead" hasn't been off the air for long, but the showrunners, writers and producers are already elbow-deep in writing Season 5. In an interview with MTV News , Robert Kirkman reveals how far the "Walking Dead" team is into Season 5. Considering filming starts in May, it shouldn't be too surprising to learn that the season is already ... (more)


Related Topix: The Walking Dead, Terminal Reality, Video Games

Would You Pay to Have Snoop Dogg Narrate Your CoD Exploits?

Soon you'll be able to have Snoop Dogg narrate your Call of Duty: Ghosts exploits like a true OG.


Related Topix: Infinity Ward, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Video Games, R. Lee Ermey

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Will Watch Dogs and Destiny Jump-Start Next-Gen Gaming?

Watch Dogs and Destiny are two of the biggest games announced for the latest console generation, which includes the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Wii U. Both games will land on Xbox One and PlayStation 4, while Watch Dogs will also hit the Wii U sometime this fall , reports IGN .


Related Topix: Ubisoft, Watch Dogs, Video Games, Destiny, Bungie Software, Rockstar North, Rockstar Games, Grand Theft Auto, Game., X360, Microsoft Xbox

Sys-Con Media

Hundreds of Fans to Celebrate SkylandersA Day at Toys"R"Us Times ...

Activision Publishing, Inc. and Toys"R"UsA are giving fans the rare opportunity to receive a complimentary Skylanders A toy at a special Toys"R"Us Times Square event celebrating Skylanders Day ! Before the final Skylanders SWAP Force character, Doom Stone, is released to the public, the first 500 Portal Masters to line up at The World's Greatest ... (more)


Related Topix: Skylanders Swap Force, Video Games, n-Space


Standing on the shoulders of giant robots

Titanfall "Titanfall" has some mighty, almost unfair expectations to live up to.


Related Topix: Titanfall, Respawn Entertainment, Video Games, Call of Duty , They, Halo, 343 Industries, _No Company, Microsoft Game Studios, Science / Technology, Robots, West

Computer And Video Games

Halo composer fired from Bungie

Veteran Halo music composer Martin O'Donnell has been terminated from Bungie by the studio's board of directors, he has confirmed.


Related Topix: Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Destiny, Bungie Software

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Hands On With Sony PlayStation 3

Are first impressions meant to last or made to be broken? On Friday I wrote of my first impressions of the PlayStation 3 console.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, n-Space, James Bond, PS3, Televisions, Music Players

Snoop Dogg featured in new 'Call of Duty: Ghosts' voice packs

Activison and Infinity Ward continue to surprise "Call of Duty: Ghosts" fans with never before seen content.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Snoop Dogg, Rap, Infinity Ward, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Video Games, Call of Duty

ABC News

'The Amazing Spider-Man's' Andrew Garfield Reveals Why 'I Love Being Naked'

Andrew Garfield attends the 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Rise Of Electro' premiere at The Space Moderno, April 14, 2014, in Rome.


Related Topix: The Amazing Spider-Man, Spider-Man, Beenox, Thriller, Action Movies, Andrew Garfield, Science Fiction Movies, Video Games, Entertainment

Cult of Mac Blog

Get Your Bromance On With Jane Jensen's Moebius: Empire Rising

Story-driven puzzle-adventure games are finding a new resurgence lately, with titles like Telltale's The Walking Dead and Fables finding critical success in the typically first-person shooter dominated games market.


Related Topix: Pinkerton Road Studio, Moebius, The Walking Dead, Terminal Reality, Fables, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Telltale Games, King's Quest

International Business Times

Destiny: Tips from Bungie on Mission Survival and Importance of Fireteams

Developer, Bungie's upcoming MMORPG, Destiny with its release set for 9 September 2014 with beta version is set to launch in this summer.


Related Topix: Destiny, Hardcore, Bungie Software, The, Deep Silver, _No Company, Tower, SCEA

News Max

Pierce Brosnan Not 'Good Enough' as James Bond To Watch His Own Films

Actor Pierce Brosnan had "no desire" to watch himself in his most famous character as James Bond, saying he struggled to understand the role of the British super spy and was "never good enough" in comparison to others who played the role.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Pierce Brosnan, GoldenEye, Video Games