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How a counterfeit NES console opened up the Russian games market

Back in the 90s, if you had mentioned the names Nintendo and Sega to a kid in America, Japan or Europe, their face would have likely lit up. They'd …

The 9 Best Sci-Fi Book Series Available for Amazon Kindle

With its grand scope and hugely involved world building tropes, the sci-fi genre naturally lends itself to series works.<p>The best of these are …

Science Fiction

Men Are Demanding the Right to Wear Shorts By Wearing Skirts Instead

​This unorthodox protest is getting a lot of attention in Europe<p>When it gets hot out, it’s natural that you’d want to go everywhere—including to work—in a pair of shorts. (In need of your own pair of summer shorts? Pick up these $78 Bonobos chino shorts at Nordstrom today.) After all, most people …

Stargate Universe's Series-Ending Cliffhanger Will Finally Get Resolved

The third <i>Stargate</i> series, <i>Stargate Universe</i>, ended after only two seasons and just 40 episodes. It also ended on a fairly big cliffhanger that has …

Sega is adding VR to its flagship arcade in Japan

Japan is no stranger to VR arcades, but gaming giant Sega is now looking to open one in one of its most iconic locations.<p>A Sega Twitter account last week revealed that one of the floors in its gigantic arcade in Akihabara will soon feature a VR section. In fact, the area was meant to be up and …

Virtual Reality

iFixit teardown reveals what's inside a Nintendo Switch

Now that Nintendo's newest console is on store shelves you may be familiar with the outside of it, but what's inside? The crew at iFixit has completed its teardown of the Switch, pulling apart the console and those Joy-Con controllers. Within, they predictably came across its NVIDIA Tegra CPU, a …

People Line Up For The Nintendo Switch In Japan

Pirates of the airwaves: How Sega won the hearts and minds of a generation

The year is 1992. In a typical British household a typical British family is huddled around the television, still unsure about what has just …

Retrogaming

You'll Never Guess Which 'Justice League' Cast Member Got Totally Jacked For Their Role! (And They're Not Even Playing A Superhero!)

Remember when Gal Gadot was cast as Wonder Woman and the internet went nuts because she was too skinny? Well, she shut down all the haters when she …

Blade Runner 2 adds The Martian star

Whatever your thoughts on Ridley Scott’s <i>Blade Runner</i> sequel, you can’t deny that the cast is looking pretty impressive so far. To this end, the …

A Fan's Guide to Coping With a Year of No Doctor Who

We are six months into 2016, and there are another six months to go before we get a new episode of <i>Doctor Who</i> this year. How’s a fan to cope without …

The ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Movie Has A Writer And (Maybe) A Director

That long-promised <i>Battlestar Galactica</i> movie is taking a big step towards finally happening. Universal confirmed today via <i>Variety</i> that the writer of HBO’s <i>Westworld</i>, Lisa Joy, has been selected to pen the script for the upcoming big-screen adaptation of the acclaimed sci-fi franchise. And while it …

Science Fiction

A Doctor Who Dalek Is Helping Exterminate Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs

A Dalek standing in the foyer of the BBC’s broadcasting building in London was recently found to contain an interesting compound that could be used …

Climate change breakthrough as Iceland turns carbon dioxide into stone

A radical breakthrough in tackling climate change has been made after scientists found a rapid way to turn heat-trapping carbon-dioxide into rock.<p>The …

Why Didn't Nintendo Itself Tell Us Those NX Controller Images Were Fake?

Last night, it was revealed that both the recently circulated images showing supposed Nintendo NX controllers were faked in different ways. The news did not come from Nintendo, denying the validity of the leaks, but from the “leakers” themselves.<p>The first image, circulated over a week ago closer to …

Retrogaming

Those Rumored NX Controller Photos Are Both Fake

Star Fox 64 launches on Wii U Virtual Console this week

N64 classic Star Fox 64 swoops onto the Wii U Virtual Console this Thursday.The game's regular price is £8.99, but Star Fox 64 is discounted to £4.49 …

Retrogaming

'Avengers' actor Jeremy Renner wants to do a Hawkeye and Black Widow movie

Hawkeye actor Jeremy Renner told fans at the first annual Silicon Valley Comic Con Saturday he would like to see that happen.<p>"In two seconds I'd do that," Renner said in response to a fan asking whether the actor would do a Black Widow / Hawkeye film.<p>Could we ever see a movie starring both Renner …

Marvel Universe

Arnold Schwarzenegger Is Still Teasing Another ‘Terminator’ Movie For Some Reason

Depending on what you believe, the idea of a sixth <i>Terminator</i> movie is something that gets people chattering. It could be because of nostalgic fun, wrapped in the idea that they’ll get it right this time. It could be just a desire to see familiar ideas on the big screen for a sixth time. It could …

Movies

'Captain America: Civil War' Will Have a "Ripple Effect" on 'Agents of SHIELD'

Plus find out where the 'SHIELD' cast stands in the Team Cap vs. Team Iron Man debate.<p>Could <i>Agents of SHIELD</i> undergo yet another creative overhaul …

Sonic Boom: Fire and Ice debuts this September after yearlong delay

3DS game nails down a new release date<p>Sega will release <i>Sonic Boom: Fire and Ice</i> for Nintendo 3DS on Sept. 27, the company announced today. The news came out of a 25th anniversary panel dedicated to the hedgehog that was held during this year's SXSW Gaming event and livestreamed on Twitch.<p>Originally …

NX: Nintendo Does Not Confirm Or Deny Whether The Leaked Controller Images Were Real « GamingBolt.com: Video Game News, Reviews, Previews and Blog

Late last week, the controller for the Nintendo NX was supposedly leaked. The leak showed off a photo of what was purported to be the actual …

Talking Point: Nintendo Wants Us to Download More and Move On From Discs - Will It Work?

Nintendo is in an interesting position in terms of how it sells us retail games. On the one hand it continues to produce handsome special editions …

M.I.A. Samples The Lion King in New Song About U.S. Immigration

Weeks after M.I.A. released an extended song targeted at racism in the NFL, the rapper has dropped another new track focused on racial treatment in …

Are these leaked images of the Nintendo NX controller?

Seems to match a Nintendo owned patent<p>Back in December of 2015, Destructoid reported on a Nintendo patent for a game console controller, which many …

Yesterday's hybrid car is tomorrow's Energizer battery

That battery-powered alarm clock or flashlight in your house could very well contain a piece of an old hybrid car.<p>Energizer now makes rechargeable AA …

Nintendo NX: Why Not Having An Optical Drive Could Potentially Work In The Big N’s Favor « GamingBolt.com: Video Game News, Reviews, Previews and Blog

Earlier today, we reported that Nintendo is planning on releasing a disc less console, at least according to some patent filings. For a while, it was …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Feb<p>25<p>Sun<p>Vince Staples & Taco<p>The Anthem, Washington, DC<p>Apr<p>23<p>Mon<p>Chelsea Wolfe<p>Rams Head Live!, Baltimore, MD<p>Apr<p>27<p>Fri<p>Royal Farms Arena, Baltimore, MD<p>May<p>19<p>…

Goodbye, Satoru Iwata: The video game industry remembers one of its best

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has passed away at the age of 55. Befitting the digital medium in which he was a leader, many have gathered on social media to pay their respects.<p>Nintendo itself has lowered flags at its corporate headquarters in Japan to half staff, in memory of Iwata.<p>Here are more …

Shigeru Miyamoto Releases Statement on the Passing of Satoru Iwata

<b>Update</b><b>:</b><p>Nintendo of Europe has also issued a statement from regional President Satoru Shibata:<p>Nintendo of Europe is today mourning the passing of Mr …