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  1. Here's When New Splatoon Amiibo Will Be AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    One of Nintendo's prized possession this generation has been the surprise hit toy collection known as Amiibo. They have been selling like crazy along with their new IP, Splatoon .

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  2. Things to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Topsail Advertiser

    Cherry Point Air Station will host 2016's airshow on April 29-May 1. This year's show will celebrate 75 years and will feature jet-assisted takeoffs, sky-diving demonstrations, a fireworks display, and a free concert by country singer, Jon Pardi. Gates open at 5 p.m. on April 29 and 8 a.m. on April 30 and May 1. For more information, visit CherryPointAirShow.com or call 252-466-4241.

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  3. Go speed gamer, go! - CNET ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CNet News

    Brad Myers showed no emotion but felt his heart race when the screen in front of him flashed, "World 8-4." World 8-4, for those of you not steeped in '80s video game lore, is the ultimate level of Nintendo's classic Super Mario Bros.

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  4. St. Jude Play Live prize season levels-up on April 29Read the original story

    Friday Apr 29 | Freshnews

    Video gamers are grabbing their favorite controller and counting down to the third annual St. Jude PLAY LIVE prize season, kicking off April 29 to May 31 to raise funds and awareness for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital . The St. Jude PLAY LIVE video game charity program encourages participants to raise funds for the kids of St. Jude and to play for more than bragging rights.

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  5. Half of Westerners no interest in buying VRRead the original story

    Friday Apr 29 | Advanced-television.com

    Across key countries in North America and Europe, an average of 11 per cent of the online population between 10 and 65 state that they are planning to buy VR products in the next six months. Half of Western consumers have no interest in buying VR products and another 8 per cent are not aware of it at all.

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  6. Outlast II Game DemoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Examiner.com

    Three years ago, gamers were anything but prepared for the horror experience that was " Outlast " the video game for X Box, PlayStation, and PC. " Outlast " was the ultimate gaming experience for the thrill-seeking video gamer with a penchant for quality gore and jump-scares.

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  7. Report: Samsung Prepping Standalone VR HeadsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | PC Magazine

    Samsung is reportedly working on a standalone VR device, with hand and gesture tracking similar to the technologies in high-end headsets. Samsung's Injong Rhee, head of R&D for software and services, let the cat out of the bag during Wednesday's developer conference in San Francisco: "We are working on wireless and dedicated VR devices, not necessarily working with our mobile phone," he said, as reported by Variety .

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  8. U.S. Patent No. 8,690,653: Video game systems and methodsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Patent Arcade

    In the business of video games, intellectual property protection is critical to success, and Patents, Copyrights, and Trademarks are the bricks with which your IP portfolio is built. The Patent Arcade is the web's primary resource for video game IP law, news, cases, and commentary.

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  9. Daydream Your Way to Better GradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Psychology Today

    T. S. Eliot famously wrote that "April is the cruelest month," and most college students that I know would agree with him. While Eliot's basis for declaring April cruel has to do with the metaphysical implications of life co-mingling with death, however, a college student's reasons for thinking April cruel are considerably less philosophical, and a good deal more practical, than those described by the poet of "The Wasteland."

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  10. Bud Light to help crown eSports all-starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | USA Today

    Bud Light to help crown eSports all-stars Bud Light wants you to help it find five eSports all-stars. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Su1awq Gamers at the DreamHack LAN gathering in Leipzig, Germany, 22 January 2016.

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  11. Crossy Road Updated With Multiplayer FeatureRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 21 | Ubergizmo

    If you're a fan of endless runner titles, you might be familiar with Crossy Road. The 8-bit looking game has won over many gamers with its simple gameplay, not to mention the cute graphics.

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  12. Online game championship nets Abbotsford teen thousands of dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | The Abbotsford News

    When Austin Shatto decided to play video games professionally, his father was understandably puzzled. He didn't realize the potential.

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  13. 'Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII' (ALL) New Battle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | WorthPlaying

    Platform : PC, PlayStation 4 Genre: Strategy Publisher: Tecmo Koei Release Date: July 5, 2016 , July 8, 2016 PC gamer, WorthPlaying EIC, globe-trotting couch potato, patriot, '80s headbanger, movie watcher, music lover, foodie and man in black -- squirrel! Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII invites gamers to rediscover a turbulent era of political instability, large-scale conflict, and human drama with the western return of historical simulation/epic strategy series. Based on the beloved novel of the same name, Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII has been developed in celebration of the franchise's 30th anniversary.

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  14. Mitigating bias blind spot via a serious video gameRead the original story

    Monday Apr 18 | CiteULike

    We developed a serious videogame to train participants on bias blind spot . In three experiments, playing the game decreased BBS linearly over time.

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  15. Play On, GameStopRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 15 | Bloomberg

    Shelly Banjo is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering retail and consumer goods. She previously was a reporter at Quartz and the Wall Street Journal.

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  16. Porting a game to the real world with Real Escape/Zero EscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 15 | Gamasutra

    You're trapped in a room with a group of eight other people. There's a sadistic murderer on a monitor, and he's laughing at you.

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  17. 'Rift' Continues 5th Anniversary Celebration With Content UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 13 | WorthPlaying

    Rift: Planes of Telara is an online game set in a world being torn apart by dimensional "rifts" that tear into the land of Telara, releasing powerful forces that threaten the very existence of the entire universe. Adventure in the world of Telara as either a noble Guardian or technomagical Defiant and enter a dynamic fantasy where 8 primal forces battle for control in an ever-changing landscape.

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  18. TSMC Expects Second Half SurgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 14 | EETimes

    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. , the world's largest foundry, expects that it will emerge from an industry slowdown sometime during the second half of this year.

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  19. iOS 9.3.2 Beta Reportedly Fixes 'White Screen of Death' Game Center BugRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 12 | MacRumors

    A long-standing bug in Game Center that renders many games unplayable has reportedly been resolved in the latest public beta of iOS 9.3.2 . Game Center for iOS is a necessary component of many turn-based multiplayer App Store titles, which rely on Apple's social gaming network to enable gamers to invite friends, start multiplayer matches, and compete for high scores.

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  20. Science Kombat Hilariously Lets You Fight As Famous ScientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | Cinema Blend News

    A browser-based fighting game called Science Kombat has recently found its way into the consciousness of gamers looking for a sprite-based, 2D fighter that features some of the most famous minds in the field of science... engaged in a deadly game of physical combat, of course. Siliconera did a write-up on the side-scrolling fighting game, which features brilliant minds like Nikola Tesla, Marie Curie, Albert Einstein, Pythagoras and Stephen Hawking to name a few.

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