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Ex-tennis pro James Blake says body-slamming cop should lose job

The former international tennis star thrown to the ground and roughly handcuffed by a New York City cop outside a midtown Manhattan hotel said Saturday the officer should be fired.<p>James Blake’s call for Officer James Frascatore to lose his job came a day after the NYPD released a security video …

Viz Media's "Weekly Shonen Jump" Expands to Comixology and Kindle Store

After years of wondering whether Viz Media would ever make its sizable catalog of manga available outside of its own Android app and website, the …

Check Out This Excellent Destiny Drum Cover

It's not the first Destiny music drum cover we've seen, but enthusiast Andrew Fleming's new version of "Sepiks Prime" off the game's soundtrack is definitely impressive. It's an orchestra-heavy track to begin with, so you might not think it lends itself well to this kind of remix, but it actually …

The world's best virtual reality bomb defusing game is now on Gear VR

<i>Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes</i> has one of the best premises ever for a cooperative virtual reality game. One player wears a headset and can manipulate a Hollywood-style bomb — the kind with a timer and a bunch of wires. Another has no headset and can't see the bomb, but can read a complicated …

"Sword Art Online" Games Head to PS4, Western Releases Announced

There were a bunch of updates in the world of <i>Sword Art Online</i> games today, including plans to bring <i>Sword Art Online: Lost Song</i> to PlayStation 4 and …

Crunchyroll Manga Adds Four Titles From Square Enix To Their Growing Manga Library!

Hey everyone, Danika here with some AWESOME MANGA ANNOUNCEMENTS!<br>We picked up <b>FOUR</b> manga from Square Enix for our growing library!<br>The first title we …

"Durarara!! x 2" Continues in July of 2015 with "Ten" Arc

<i>Durarara!! x 2</i>, the TV anime based on the series of light novels by Ryohgo Narita, is continuing with its second story arc beginning in July of 2015. …

Expelled From Paradise, Hiromasa Yonebayashi Win Japan Movie Critics Awards

Kouichi Yamadera, Giovanni's Island, more also honored at 24th annual event<p>The 24th Japan Movie Critics Awards announced its list of winners on …

Animation

FEATURE: A Look Inside Thomas Romain's LOST IN ANIME Art Book

<i>LOST IN ANIME</i> is the first art book from Thomas Romain, a French Tokyo-based anime creator closely affiliated with Satelight inc.<p><i>LOST IN ANIME</i> covers …

"Soul Eater" Manga Author Prepares to Launch New SF Firefighting Series

<i>Weekly Shonen Magazine'</i>s 2015 issue 32, out in Japan July 8th, has announced that Atsushi Ōkubo, best known as the creator of <i>Soul Eater,</i> is preparing …

Mad Zach Has Tips on Finger Drumming, Production, and His Free Live Pack

All those pads – it took virtuoso finger drummer Mad Zach to take advantage of them.<p>Mad Zach’s five free Drum Racks accompany today’s release of …

With Destiny Selling Emotes, PS4/PC Shooter Warframe Adds Them for Free

Developer Digital Extremes has decided to add four emotes to its third-person shooter, Warframe, for free. This announcement comes just two days after Bungie revealed that it was selling a pack of three emotes and some in-game items for $20 for its shooter, Destiny.<p>Warframe, the free-to-play …

Selling

ReCore: How two companies are making one game with only an ocean between them

How do you make a game at two different studios on opposite sides of the world, simultaneously?<p>The answer, according to the heads of both companies, is by drawing lines in the sand that might comfort the unnamed character in <i>ReCore</i>'s first trailer.<p>"While it's an extremely collaborative environment, …

Economics

Here Are The Phones That Will Fit Your 'Fallout 4' Pip-Boy Edition

Imagine this scenario: You recently contributed $119 to a Kickstarter campaign for an upcoming mobile RPG from one of your most respected developers. Good news, the project was successfully funded! Now the developer chooses this point in time to tell you which mobile operating system the game will …

Destiny Players Pay Respects to Fallen Guardian

Last week, a Destiny clan named DoD Legion lost a member, Joshua R. Stokell, who passed away after a lifelong battle with cystic fibrosis. A fellow clan member who goes by the handle Ln_Wanderer on Reddit put out a call on the Destiny sub-Reddit, asking dellow Destiny players to send video clips …

Following DLC Leak, Destiny Dev Teases E3 "Surprises"

Just days after a report revealed a new Destiny expansion called The Taken King, developer Bungie has told fans to expect "surprises" at E3 next week.<p>As part of Bungie's latest Weekly Update, the developer shared the image you see here of a crate it's packing for the show; it is sure to draw some …

Watch Battlefield Hardline, But in Real Life

If only the "Experimental" graphics settings you can see below actually existed in the cops-and-criminals-themed first-person shooter Battlefield Hardline. Sadly, it's just a video created by a production company called the Replay Collective, but it's still impressive and worth a look.<p>The video, …

Sega trims its mobile catalog — says it’s all meeting ‘standards’ (update)

<i>Updated at 11:23 pacific with a statement from Sega.</i><p>Some of Sega’s older games are disappearing from mobile.<p>Sega announces today that it plans to pull some of its back library of mobile games from a number of app stores over the course of the next few weeks. The company would not disclose which …

Samsung Gear VR For Galaxy S6 Now On Sale For $200

If you’d like to dip your toe into the virtual world ahead of the coming consumer launches of Gear VR, Valve and HTC’s Vive, and the Oculus Rift, the Gear VR Innovator Edition for Galaxy S6 is available today. You still need $200, and either a Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge, and a willingness to forgive …

This is how you make a new, cartridge-based retro video game console

Do you miss the days when a home console was nothing more than a slot for cartridges, a device that immediately played games as soon as they turned on? Well, someone is trying to make those days come back.<p>Mike Kennedy is the publisher of <i>Retro Magazine</i>, so he obviously loves old games. However, he …

Retrogaming

Assassin's Creed Victory Actually Named Syndicate, Coming This Holiday

The new Assassin's Creed game set to be revealed next week is entitled Assassin's Creed: Syndicate and stars an assassin named Jacob Frye, according to promotional material leaked to Polygon.<p>Ubisoft announced just yesterday that it planned to unveil the newest Assassin's Creed on Tuesday, May 12. …

Assassin's Creed

Star Citizen's FPS Module Will Be Better Than Typical Alpha at Launch, Dev Says

Star Citizen developer Cloud Imperium Games has published a huge update about the state of the space game's upcoming FPS module, now called Star Marine.<p>Star Marine is the next major update for the game. Much like the dogfighting module Arena Commander was designed to both give backers a taste for …

Watch This Scary Five Nights at Freddy's Fan Film

Horror game Five Nights at Freddy's has a very dedicated following that's created countless tribute, parody, and music videos, but the video below is one of the best we've seen yet.<p>Created by Typhoon Studios, the video shows us some of the events in Five Nights at Freddy's 3, cut in the style of a …

Where is Star Marine, Star Citizen’s FPS? And how do you fight without gravity?

<i>Star Citizen</i>'s next big release will be its first-person shooter component, Star Marine, and its creators detailed the module's progress in a recent post on the Roberts Space Industries site.<p>The lengthy post includes status updates from several developers, whose sections provide the process they've …

Asteroids

Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5 confirmed for console release this year — with online play

The Birdman returns after 13 years.<p>Following a tease at the 2015 International CES in January, Activison confirms that the Tony Hawk skateboarding game franchise will return, coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 later this year. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 adds online …

Konami's Bizzare, Vindictive And Foolish Decision To Destroy 'P.T.'

The Internet is raging against Konami right now. When the publisher parted ways with Hideo Kojiima and cancelled Silent Hills, its upcoming and much-anticipated horror collaboration with Guillermo Del Toro, people were disappointed. When they decided to take things one step further and expunge the …

Gaming Industry

This AR horror game looks like the future of fear and 'nope'

Virtual reality has shown a lot of promise in creating spooky experiences for the horror genre, but augmented reality might just be where it's at. A new project called <i>Night Terrors</i>, which uses AR to create a creepy environment, aims to be "the scariest game ever made."<p><i>Night Terrors</i> uses your phone …