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Kim Kardashian's New Video Game Is Set To Rake In An Insane Amount

Kardashian's first iOS game, "Kim Kardashian: Hollywood," is already on track to earn over $200 million, reports Bloomberg News, citing industry-trend analysts.<p>Since its June 25 release, the game ranked as high as second in the most-downloaded free-apps category, is the only title among the top 10 …

Link Ink: Comics, Film/TV and Gaming News Links 07.15.14

<b>Art:</b> This Alex Ross-painted lithograph celebrating Batman's 75th anniversary is...well, it's something. [<p><b>Television:</b> Actor William Sadler has been …

Game Of Thrones House Sigils, Star Wars, Futurama And Adventure Time Characters Carved From Crayons

This is a series of Game of Thrones house sigils, Star Wars, Futurama and Adventure Time characters all carved from crayons, JUST LIKE THE TITLE …

Why Sony is courting Wii owners and bringing old games to PS4

If you bought a Wii but not a PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360, Sony thinks you might want a PlayStation 4.<p>"Our big opportunity is to welcome back an audience much earlier in the lifecycle that possibly bought into the Wii previously," Sony Computer Entertainment President and Group CEO Andrew House told …

Streaming gameplay on Mac just got a lot easier

While streaming gameplay to services like Twitch continues to grow into a massive part of gaming culture, the millions of gamers who own Macs rather than Windows-based PCs have always had a harder time finding reliable streaming solutions. Those tides may finally be turning.<p>Open Broadcaster …

LeapFrog is making its own game console aimed at keeping kids safe and active

Children these days are gaming. Between the ease of access to tablets and smartphones and kid-focused console accouterments such as those accompanying the Skylanders and Disney Infinity franchises, video gaming in hard for kids to ignore. But Leapfrog Enterprises, a company focused on creating …

Video Games: The Movie is a missed opportunity

If the game industry came together to make a movie about its own awesomeness, the result would likely look a lot like <i>Video Games: The Movie</i>.<p>Released today on iTunes, it's a stickily adulatory biography of gaming, from its beginnings in an MIT research lab, to today's AAA and indie efforts. Along …

LeapFrog's LeapTV aims to be a more educational games console for kids

Educational technology firm LeapFrog is launching a games console aimed at children, promising an emphasis on learning and physical activity alongside gaming.<p>The LeapTV will go on sale in October, aimed at 3-8 year-olds. LeapFrog says it will have more than 100 games and videos available at launch, …

DayZ: how to survive in the world's most brutal zombie game

Brutal. Uncompromising. Hardcore. These are the words most commonly used to describe DayZ, Bohemia Interactive’s open-world zombie survival sim. Already downloaded over two million times via PC gaming service Steam, this is a game that makes everything difficult for the player, and where death is …

The Last Dragon: Why one ecologist struggles with video games and extinction

I seethed with anger while watching a dragon being hunted in <i>Dragon Age: Inquisition</i>.<p>Maybe it’s the lack of context; there’s been no opportunity to explain why this dragon is being hunted in a short walkthrough. Instead we’re being treated to what is essentially a blood sport. Murder for the sake of …

Finally, Some Games That Actually Use the Wii U's GamePad

Sumo-wrestling robots, laser-shooting cameras and an all-powerful paintbrush.<p>First, the bad news, in case you haven’t been following it: The Wii U’s first year-plus on the market was pretty lousy, selling fewer than three million units worldwide between April 2013 and March 2014. Life to date, the …

BadSeed Scores €250K From United Ventures For New Mobile Games

BadSeed, a mobile games startup, has secured €250,000 early stage investment from United Ventures, the European VC. The funding will back the development of BadSeed’s second game “Sleep Attack” and another title.<p>BadSeed was founded in Italy in 2012 by former engineers and staff from Ubisoft, Jacopo …

Baseball Declines to Honor Tony Gwynn at All-Star Game

Among players to debut since 1970, only Cal Ripken Jr. went to more All-Star Games than Tony Gwynn’s 15.<p>Read more here.

Brumbies would take A-game to the moon - Tomane

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The ACT Brumbies have little to fear from the prospect of another arduous journey to the Super Rugby final, having racked up thousands of miles reaching the title decider a year ago, according to winger Joe Tomane.<p>The Brumbies start the post-season with a replay of last year’s …

Poland's Detroit: Life and games in Poland's third largest city | Polygon

In the 1950s, Poland's communists took what was left of Lodz's industry away from its owners.<p>Bialek seems particularly angry about large corporations driving the creativity out of the games industry.<p>Superhot's Kickstarter closed in mid-June and earned the team more than $250,000.<p>The owner of …

Report: Kim Kardashian could make $85M from her mobile game this year

Late last month, <i>Kim Kardashian: Hollywood</i> launched for Android and iOS, and the game with the celebrity's likeness could earn her $85 million, TMZ reports.<p>According to the publication's sources, Kardashian receives 45 percent of net profits. Assuming that the game earns an estimated $200 million …

Virtual reality gaming could reemphasize a kinder, gentler form of play

Increasingly the big-dollar mainstays of gaming have become over-the-top Michael Bay or Quentin Tarantino affairs, packed with explosions, non-stop set-pieces and endless violence.<p>But that could be changing thanks to the immersive power of virtual reality.<p>I had another chance to check out Sony's …

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MLB All-Star Game Report Card: Wainwright Flops, Footwear Flies, and ‘Michael Jeter’ Steals the Show

I bet you thought Tuesday night’s MLB All-Star Game produced only one winner and one loser, but you’re wrong. There were many winners, many losers, …

Kim Kardashian Reportedly Earning $85 Million From Mobile Game

Game on course to rake in $200 million this year.<p>Kim Kardashian: Hollywood is reportedly poised to rake in over $200 million in revenue this year, …

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Kicking and Screaming Blog

Apr 21, 2017<p>Remember last August when all anybody could talk about was how many foreign masters of the footballing universe were now prowling the …

Individuality and Attitude at New York University

Coming up with a word or phrase to describe the fashion scene at New York University, let alone the college experience that students have here, is next to impossible. It's experimental, fashion-forward and constantly evolving, but words aren't enough to truly convey what it's like for an NYU …

New York's Most Stylish Duo: Carolyn Bessette & JFK Jr.

Click through to see some of the couple's chicest moments.<p>Today marks the 15th anniversary of the tragic passing of John F. Kennedy Jr. and his wife Carolyn Bessette. Bessette won our hearts with her truly effortless and minimal style. The PR maven knew the true power of a simple turtleneck or …

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Are You Addicted to Shopping?

A scientific exploration...<p>For a fashion girl, uttering the words "I have nothing to wear," or "I spent next month's rent at the Manolo Blahnik sample sale," aren't so out of the ordinary. With the ability to shop online, on your iPhone, and now even on Instagram—not to mention that there seems to …

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