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Star Model Gets Dumped So Her Boyfriend Can Focus On Video Games

Mexican model Yanet Garcia is single, and it’s because her boyfriend Douglas Martin wants to focus on being a pro-video-game player.<p>The New York Post …

Call of Duty (Video Game)

It Is Geraldo Of Ruvea

Julen Urrutia is a character artist at Axis Animation, a studio that has made trailers for games like <i>Destiny 2</i> and <i>League of Legends</i>.<p>You can see more …

Trailers

This Uncharted Fan Film Proves Why Nathan Fillion is the Perfect Nathan Drake

For many years, fans have dreamed about seeing actor Nathan Fillion play protagonist Nathan Drake in an <i>Uncharted</i> live-action film. Unfortunately, …

Over-the-top anime 'Kill la Kill' becomes a game in 2019

One of the better-known (if at times infamous) anime shows of recent years is getting the video game treatment. Studio Trigger and <i>Dragon Ball FighterZ</i> developer Arc System Works have announced <i>Kill la Kill the Game: If</i>, a 3D brawler adaptation of (what else?) <i>Kill la Kill</i> for both the PS4 and PCs …

Taylor Swift Look-Alike Is a Stunning Bethesda Games Cosplayer

From Skyrim to Fallout 4, Here’s the Stunning Elegance of April Gloria<p>This week provides an exceptionally exciting cosplay segment, especially for …

Here's what we learned about 'Cyberpunk 2077' from the 50-minute demonstration at E3 where no cameras were allowed

Fans finally got to see the latest trailer for "Cyberpunk 2077" at Microsoft's E3 press conference on Sunday — after a 5-year wait since the last trailer — and it was one of the highlights of the whole multi-day expo.<p>But unless you were physically in Los Angeles and attending E3, you didn't get to …

Cyberpunk 2077

Halo 5 invades Jurassic Park through eerily realistic Far Cry map recreation

In anticipation of <i>Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom</i>, <i>Jurassic Park</i> marketing has been stomping into everything from LEGO sculptures to your shower<i>,</i> but …

'Eve Online' turns 15 today, and its history is epic

Today is the 15th anniversary of the legendarily fascinating virtual world <i>EVE Online</i>, a massively multiplayer spaceship game that has become famous for the incredible stories that sometimes emerge from the community about heists and wars between thousands of players.<p><i>EVE</i> is so interesting that it …

Xbox One backwards compatibility reaches new milestone

<b>Microsoft announced today that players have spent over a billion hours playing original Xbox and Xbox 360 games on Xbox One.</b>In June 2017, Microsoft …

Ubisoft shows us how combat will work in ‘Beyond Good & Evil 2’

<i>Beyond Good & Evil 2</i> was announced during E3 in June 2017 and Ubisoft has been hard at work on the online open-world adventure ever since. In the …

Xbox Backward Compatibility Playtime Nears 1 Billion Hours

Microsoft is touting Xbox One backward compatibility, saying almost 1 billion hours have been spent playing older games.<p>On Xbox Wire, the company is …

'God of War' nailed Norse mythology so well it hurts

<i>Warning: this article contains minor spoilers for</i> <b>God of War.</b><p>Norse mythology grows ever bigger in pop-culture. Lots of people nowadays are familiar …

Mythology

The Secrets Behind Middle-earth: Shadow of War's Nemesis System - IGN Expert Mode

The monsters that roam Middle-earth are afraid of at least one thing: You.<p>When Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor was released in 2014, developer …

Gaming Industry

Trump Promises Strike on Syria and Warns Russia Against Backing Assad

WASHINGTON — President Trump put Syria and Russia on notice Wednesday morning in a Twitter post, promising that missiles fired at Syria “will be coming, nice and new and ‘smart!’” and telling the Kremlin that it should not partner with a “Gas Killing Animal who kills his people and enjoys it!” …

Middle East

Xbox One X Upgrades For Red Dead Redemption And Other Xbox 360 Games Released

Microsoft announced some big backwards compatibility news during tonight's Inside Xbox broadcast. Along with a huge selection of original Xbox games that will soon be playable on Xbox One, the company revealed that another batch of Xbox 360 titles are getting enhancements on its new Xbox One X …

Red Dead Redemption

Fortnite: Battle Royale's Latest Limited-Time Mode, Solid Gold, Happening Now On PS4, Xbox One, And PC

Season 3 of Fortnite's free-to-play Battle Royale mode is underway, and developer Epic has kicked off the first limited-time mode of the season. Right now, players on PC, PS4, and Xbox One can participate in the Solid Gold event, which will only be around in the game for the next few days.<p>The Solid …

Gaming Industry

Mod Adds Goku (And All His Powers) To Grand Theft Auto V

GTA mod team JulioNIB have just released this script for Goku that gives you access to all kinds of crazy powers as well, from flight to …

The First Dedicated Esports Apparel Company Reveals Its Launch Line

Thanks to the growing world of eSports, gamers are currently finding their tastes and aesthetics catered to more than at any point in history. There’s an endless array of peripherals, and you can tailor your home and your personal style to anything you can possibly want. It was inevitable that …

Lawmakers Brand Some Gaming Loot Boxes ‘Ridiculously Exploitive’ And Call For Change

Gaming loot boxes have evolved from a supplementary and unnecessary part of a game to a near-mandatory money-sink for consumers if they hope to get the most out of their usually full-price purchase. No example of what has been called “predatory” pay-to-win loot box implementation is more egregious …

Total War: ARENA Open Beta Launches

Creative Assembly have announced their upcoming free-to-play, team-based strategy game, Total War: Arena will be opening its beta on February 22.<p>The …

Oblivion Remake Mod Using Skyrim Engine Debuts A Gorgeous New Trailer

It's been a long time since The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion launched--almost 12 years, in fact--and the game's visuals have aged quite a bit. Oblivion looks like what it was: a game released early on in the life cycle of the Xbox 360, which might make it difficult for some players to return to. …

Far Cry 5's DLC Sounds Crazy; Far Cry 3 Included In Season Pass

Ubisoft has revealed what DLC content will be included in Far Cry 5's season pass, which is available as part of the game's Gold Edition or as an add-on across PS4, Xbox One, and PC. According to the publisher, the DLC is designed to "take players on three uncanny adventures with a unique Far Cry …

Eve Online is gearing up for a ‘million dollar battle’

The record has already been broken for most players in a system at one time<p><i>Eve Online</i>, the epic spacefaring MMO, is gearing up for a major engagement this evening. At least one user on Reddit is hyping it as a “$1,000,000 battle.”<p>The Imperium, led by Alex “The Mittani” Gianturco’s Goonswarm …

Shanghai to cap population at 25 million to battle 'big city disease'

SHANGHAI — China's financial hub of Shanghai will limit its population to 25 million people by 2035 as part of a quest to manage "big city disease", the cabinet has said.<p>The State Council said on its website late on Monday the goal to control the size of the city was part of Shanghai's masterplan …

China

‘Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds’ Introduced The Defining Mode Of 2017, And Deserves To Be Played By All

“We’re surrounded and I’ve got no ammo, what are we going to do?” My teammate is breathless over his mic. We’ve been stuck in a two-story farmhouse for over ten minutes, taking fire while occasionally executing whatever random, unlucky soul sprints up to our staircase amidst the gunfire.<p>My four-man …

Xbox One backwards compatibility: how does it actually work?

One of the most memorable of E3 reveals also happens to be one of the greatest technological achievements of the current-gen era. Two-and-a-half …

Backward Compatibility

It’s almost time for Original Xbox backward compatibility ...

These might be the games returning on Xbox One<p>Some of the names that you may see when the Xbox One flips the switch on backward compatibility to the original Xbox include <i>Dead to Rights, King of Fighters: Neowave</i> and <i>Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic</i>.<p>That’s according to users seeing listings for …

Pirates of the Caribbean Pinball Machine Announced by Jersey Jack Pinball

Sextillion.<p>Update (May 10, 2018): We've played Pirates and uncovered some of its' secrets. Check out the video below!<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>Pirates of the …

Pinball

Game Boy Classic Could Be Nintendo's Next Throwback

You may still be waiting on a line outside of a store for a SNES Classic, but Nintendo could already be cooking up its next system full of …

POKÉMON THE MOVIE Trailer Unites Ash and Pikachu with Tons of Legendary Pokémon

The story of <i>Pokémon</i> is a tale as old as time… at least for those who believe time began in 1997. Regardless, it’s a story that fans know well: Ash …