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  1. The Army wants YOU to play esports with soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    The U.S. Army is creating esports teams from within its ranks for games such as Overwatch, Fortnite, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, and League of Legends - all part of its effort to recruit more soldiers. The Army is now accepting applications from active duty troops, reserves, and veterans, to form teams that will compete in video game tournaments, reported Stars and Stripes .


  2. Spyro Reignited looks beautiful and plays better than the originals - with a few hiccupsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    Following the immense success of last year's Crash Bandicoot N Sane Trilogy, Activision has wasted little time in resurrecting another fondly remembered 90s platforming hero for modern consoles. Spyro Reignited Trilogy brings Insomniac's three Spyro The Dragon games to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in a visually lush conversion by industry veteran Toys for Bob - the studio responsible for classic games such as Star Control 2 as well as the Skylanders series.


  3. PlayStation 4 worldwide sales reach 86.1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    Sony has wheeled out a new worldwide sales figure for PlayStation 4. The grand total now stands at 86.1 million units sold. It's a rather odd milestone on account of PlayStation 4 turning five years old today and Sony needing an up-to-date statistic for an infographic.


  4. First look at Netflix's Narcos as a video gameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    Earlier in the year, British publisher Curve Digital announced it was working on a video game version of hit Netflix show Narcos. If you haven't seen it, Narcos is a gritty Colombian cartel drama starring the guy who's head got popped on Game of Thrones.


  5. The Game Awards 2018: Official Nominees AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | General News

    ... the indie game Celeste , Ubisoft's Assassins Creed: Odyssey and Fornite with four nominations each. Meanwhile, Activision's Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 and Destiny 2 were garnered with three nominations. The Game Awards 2018 is coming this December 6 ...


  6. Psychedelica of the Black Butterfly Release Date Revealed for PCRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | General News

    A month ago, Intragames released the official reveal trailer for the upcoming PC port of the game, Psychedelica of the Black Butterfly . And recently, the company revealed the official launch date of the game on Steam! And guess what? Today, November 15, is the official launch date of Psychedelica of the Black Butterfly on Steam! Are you ready for this game? If yes, you better get your Steam digital gift cards here at to buy Psychedelica of the Black Butterfly on Steam.


  7. Look for Stan Lee's 'Ralph Breaks the Internet' cameo - with more likely to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Waco Tribune-Herald

    As fans of Stan Lee mourn his death this week, they can hang on to one thing on the horizon: Lee will continue to make pop-up appearances on screen. Lee relished making cameos in most Marvel-character films, and he told me two years ago his brief "Deadpool" role as a strip-club DJ was "certainly up there with the best."


  8. Jam City and Disney Announce Multi-Year Mobile Games Development PartnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    Nov 14, 2018--Jam City, a leader in mobile entertainment, today announced a multi-year mobile games development partnership with Disney that includes Jam City taking over Disney's popular mobile game, Disney Emoji Blitz . Members of Disney's Glendale Games Studio will join Jam City and continue to operate and grow Disney Emoji Blitz as part of the Jam City team.


  9. Star Wars The Mandalorian Series Adds Gina CaranoRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    Gina Carano has joined the previously announced Pedro Pascal in The Mandalorian , the upcoming live-action Star Wars series for Disney+, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Carano, a former MMA star, is best known for her roles in action movies like Deadpool , Heist , Extraction , Fast & Furious 6 , and Haywire .


  10. Here Are Walmart's Best Black Friday DealsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | IGN

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  11. Sam Raimi Didn't Actually Want Stan Lee To Cameo In Spider-ManRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    It's been two days since Marvel Comics' legend Stan Lee passed away, and along with many fans still paying tribute to the creator, those who knew him personally have also been sharing anecdotes of their experiences with the man. Take Sam Raimi, director of 2002's Spider-Man .


  12. Film Review: Ralph Breaks the InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Attachment Parenting Blog

    This Internet thing we all use seems pretty durable but is apparently a pretty fragile thing, susceptible to viruses and all sorts of problems. At least, that's true in the strange but visually lush world of Ralph Breaks the Internet .


  13. Photos: Our big guide to 2018 winter moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Photos: Our big guide to 2018 winter movies We've got the rundown, ranging from family fare to prestige pictures. Check out this story on "Creed II" : Adonis Creed steps back in the ring under the guidance of mentor Rocky Balboa to avenge his father's death by fighting Ivan Drago's son in a boxing match.


  14. The Game Awards 2018 nominees areaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Gaming Age

    God of War & Red Dead Redemption 2 lead the nominees for The Game Awards 2018, but looking at the expansive list below, it was certainly a memorable year for new releases all around. Other multi-category nominations include Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Celeste, Marvel's Spider-Man, Monster Hunter: World, Call of Duty Black Ops 4, Destiny 2: Forsaken and Detroit: Become Human.


  15. 9.4GB Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 update nerfs multiplayer's most annoying specialistRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Eurogamer

    Treyarch has issued a significant update for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 to coincide with the launch of Nuketown on the PlayStation 4 version - and it nerfs the game's most annoying specialist. The update, which weighs in at 9.4GB on PS4 and brings the client up to version 1.05, makes a raft of key changes to the first-person shooter.


  16. Review: It has wit and energy to burn, but 'Ralph Breaks the Internet' takes a cynical turnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    The title of "Ralph Breaks the Internet" is a small tour de force of multitasking: a plot summary and a meme reference rolled into one. It also signals to the audience that they're in for a bigger, crazier, more aggressively rock-'em-sock-'em adventure than "Wreck-It Ralph," the sweetly rambunctious 2012 Disney animated comedy about a community of analog video-game characters who spring to vibrant digital life when their arcade closes down for the night.


  17. Are Armie Hammer and Jeffrey Dean Morgan mortal enemies after Stan Lee tribute spat?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    In this Monday, June 10, 2013 photo, actor Armie Hammer laughs as he poses for a portrait at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood, Calif. Armie Hammer and Jeffrey Dean Morgan share the same superpower - with a flick of a finger or a thumb, they make embarrassing social media posts disappear.


  18. 'Marvel's Spider-Man: Turf Wars' sees Spidey confront the villainous HammerheadRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Part two of Marvel Spider-Man 's three-part The City That Never Sleeps story DLC arrives on November 20, Insomniac Games announced on the PlayStation Blog . Titled Turf Wars , the DLC is focused on Hammerhead, the Spidey villain and crime boss.


  19. Review: Animated sequel 'Ralph Breaks the Internet' but not the Disney moldRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | USA Today

    Animated sequel 'Ralph Breaks the Internet' falls short of 'Wreck-It Ralph' greatness but has fun sending up the web and unleashing Disney princesses. Review: Animated sequel 'Ralph Breaks the Internet' but not the Disney mold Animated sequel 'Ralph Breaks the Internet' falls short of 'Wreck-It Ralph' greatness but has fun sending up the web and unleashing Disney princesses.


  20. Stan Lee believed comics are here to stay - with some help from smartphonesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago |

    New Delhi, Nov 14 : He might be gone, but the world he created with strokes of his imagination will live on forever. Stan Lee believed his universe of superheroes and super villains will keep on entertaining people around the globe, making his legacy eternal.