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  1. Trump should go back to what worksRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    As the administration of Donald Trump progresses, it becomes clear that he has a marginal understanding of the party that nominated him in Cleveland.

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  2. First Poster For Netflix's "Castlevania" SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Dark Horizons News

    Producer Adi Shankar has premiered the first official poster art for Netflix's animated "Castlevania" series currently in the works for a late 2017 release. Based on the Konami video game series, the storyline of the game has the player controlling a vampire hunter by the name Simon Belmont who heads to the titular castle to kill Dracula himself No word on what the show's plot will be, but plans have already been laid out for two seasons with the second to follow in 2018.

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  3. You can now bet on your own 'Frogger' skills - in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Digital Trends

    Konami might be moving away from the console game business, all but abandoning franchises like Castlevania, Silent Hill, and Metal Gear, but the Japanese publisher still has a few new ways to utilize its most famous properties. Most recently, we've seen this in the form of Metal Gear and Castlevania-themed Pachinko machines, but Konami's latest release, Frogger: Get Hoppin' , expects a little more of a commitment from players.

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  4. You can now gamble while playing 'Frogger'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Engadget

    Konami has launched a version of Frogger that's suitable for gambling, which is now available to play in a casino. Frogger: Get Hoppin' is a skill-based title that enables players to wager money in exchange for testing their reflexes in the game.

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  5. Daily Deals: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Special Edition Available for PreorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IGN

    Sony PS4 Slim Uncharted + XCOM 2 Bundle $230 for only 2 more days, Halo Wars 2 under $40, and more Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale.

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  6. 'Castlevania' Coming Soon to Netflix: Offcial Plot Synopsis, Promo Clip HereRead the original story

    Thursday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... going for, I'm even more excited than I was before! While we'd be lying if we said that this is how we expected Konami to return the franchise to prominence, it's encouraging to know that they still have plans for some of their beloved franchises ...

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  7. Konami Launches Nevada's First Primary Skill-based Game to MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Digital Game Developer

    Konami is the first manufacturer authorized for field trials under the Nevada Gaming Control Board's New Innovation Beta program, and the first to introduce skill-based gaming as the primary game play to the and 19 in which participants played to earn high scores and become the world's first Frogger: Get Hoppin' champion. Over the two days, hundreds of competitors arrived to the event to navigate Frogger through the road and river crossing course toward increasing scores and potential cash prizes.

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  8. A Blood Moon Rises on a Netflix Castlevania Series PosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | ComingSoon.net

    ... least two seasons. Season one will debut on an as-of-yet undetermined date with season two set to follow in 2018. A Konami video game, the first Castlevania was a popular title for the original Nintendo Entertainment System, following the game's ...

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  9. Netflix's Castlevania series gets a poster teasing Dracula's CastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Polygon

    Showrunner Adi Shankar has revealed the first poster for his upcoming Castlevania series on Netflix and fans of the original game will be pleased. The poster highlights Dracula's Castle, a staple of the franchise, with a very large, red moon sitting behind it.

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  10. Daily Deals: Horizon Zero Dawn Collector's Edition Back in Stock, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Open Beta Starts Today - IGNRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | IGN

    Metal Gear Solid V: Phantom Pain for under $8, Far Cry Primal for $10, PS4 Slim Uncharted w/ XCOM 2 $230, 1yr EA Access $26, and more Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale.

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  11. Jelly Deals: Steam Link and Steam Controller discounted by up to 60%Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Eurogamer

    A note from the editor: Jelly Deals is a deals site launched by our parent company, Gamer Network, with a mission to find the best bargains out there. Look out for the Jelly Deals roundup of reduced-price games and kit every Saturday on Eurogamer.

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  12. Failed 'Super Retro Squad' Kickstarter returns as 'Glitch Strikers'Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Engadget

    When Jay Pavlina created Super Mario Bros. Crossover in 2010, he had a viral hit on his hand .

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  13. 'Metal Gear Solid' Movie: Jordan Vogt-Roberts Gives Us An UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | /film

    ... has spent time with series creator Hideo Kojima, who recently had a huge public break-up with video game publisher Konami: It has been amazing getting to know Hideo Kojima over the last couple years. I was just in Japan with him. As for where the ...

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  14. Sony kicks off Critics' Choice Sale on PS4, PS3, and PS VitaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | SlashGear.com

    We're in a bit of a winter lull as far as game releases go , which makes it the perfect time for a big sale. Sony has launched a Critics' Choice Sale for those using PlayStation platforms, and as the name suggests, a number critically acclaimed games are getting some pretty heavy discounts.

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  15. Visit Pornhub on your smartphone? You could be about to get su...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Daily Star

    If you watch porn on your smartphone, there's a new warning you need to heed as cybersecurity experts reveal fake porn apps are on the rise. Instead of filling your phone with stuff to get your pulse racing, these dodgy apps actually install malicious software on your device.

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  16. Pinball collides with 'Metroid' in this nifty upcoming gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Mashable

    Yoku's Island Express could probably benefit from a catchier title, but to see it is to believe. The game combines the basic elements of pinball with the world design of a "Metroidvania," a genre inspired by the Nintendo classics Metroid and Castlevania that embrace open world exploration in 2D environments.

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  17. Jelly Deals: Xbox Live sale on now, with discounts for Gold membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Eurogamer

    A note from the editor: Jelly Deals is a deals site launched by our parent company, Gamer Network, with a mission to find the best bargains out there. Look out for the Jelly Deals roundup of reduced-price games and kit every Saturday on Eurogamer.

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  18. Calling all Frogger fans: Skill-based game at MGM this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Las Vegas Sun

    George Costanza's fictional Frogger high score of 860,630 may be out of reach, but that won't stop gamers from trying this weekend at the Level Up entertainment lounge at MGM Grand. Konami Gaming, Inc. will host the world's first Frogger skill-based gaming competition at 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday.

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  19. MGM Grand, Konami to host Frogger competitionRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | RGT Online

    Konami Gaming, Inc. will host the world's first Frogger skill-based gaming competition Saturday, 18 February at 3 p.m. and Sunday, 19 February at 11 a.m. at Vegas' new entertainment lounge, LEVEL UP at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino Las Vegas . Similar to the iconic arcade classic, participants must safely navigate Konami's beloved Frogger character through the road and river crossing course to increase scores and win potential cash prizes.

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  20. 5 PlayStation Exclusives to Look Forward to This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Houston Press

    I've been a Sony fanboy since just after Kurt Cobain died, and to this day I still think the PlayStation is the superior gaming console.

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