Phil Holmer

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100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

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Nintendo enters alliance to develop games for smartphones

TOKYO — After years of scoffing at the threat from smartphones, Nintendo is doing an about face and entering an alliance with Japanese mobile game …

What Nintendo's Mobile Mario Announcement Means For The Video Game Industry

The latest news out of Nintendo is pretty earth-shattering as far as these things go.<p>The video game giant is partnering with DeNA, a Japanese mobile gaming company, to bring its iconic IP to “smart devices.”<p>DeNA operates the Mobage platform as well as various other online gaming and social media …

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Dota 2 is Steam's first game with 1 million users playing at the same time

<i>Dota 2</i> broke the 1 million mark for concurrent users this weekend — that figure means people signed in and playing the game at the same time — and is the first to do so in Steam history.<p>That's easily dwarfed by the numbers that <i>League of Legends</i> puts up — anywhere from 5 to 7.5 million concurrents …

IGN Plays Hearthstone: A Beginner's Guide

The hub page for all our Hearthstone 101 videos.<p>Want to learn how to play Hearthstone? So did IGN's Lucy O'Brien, so she asked IGN AU's senior editor …

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DOTA 2 Hit 1 Million Concurrent Players Over the Weekend

Peaked at 1,075,464 concurrent users.<p>Dota 2 hit more than one million concurrent players over the weekend, peaking at 1,075,464 users and setting a …

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Deconstructing the Bully God — NT Wright

Deconstructing the Bully God — NT Wright<p>February 11, 2015 by Scot McKnight<p>Good God, bad God.<p>That’s the problem with so much Christian theology. A bad …

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