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Tite Kubo Gives His Approval to 'Bleach's Live-Action Movie

<i>Bleach</i>'s live-action film has been looking better every time fans have gotten a new look at it, but how does the original series creator Tite Kubo …

Manga

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 6 Begins Production This Week

Advertising [x]<p>by Thomas Bacon<p>– on<p>in TV News<p>Chloe Bennet, star of Marvel's <b>Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.</b>, has revealed that season 6 will begin production …

Comics

Pokemon Engagement Ring With Poke Ball Case Revealed

People like <i>Pokemon</i>. People also like getting married. And so naturally an official <i>Pokemon</i> engagement ring, which comes with a special Poke Ball case, …

Pokémon

VR Game Creed: Rise to Glory Is Designed to Make Professional Boxers Perform Better

Professional boxers will have an edge when playing Creed: Rise to Glory, as the VR game is designed to make players perform the right boxing …

6 accessories to make your NES, SNES Classic even better

It took Nintendo a few years to figure it out: all they need to do to sell the NES and SNES Classic throwback consoles is <i>make them</i>. That's it. Ever since they were announced, the retro toys have been in high demand. Fans have waited in line for them, stalked online inventory trackers and overpaid …

Retrogaming

Xenoblade Chronicles 2's Siren model kit launches in November - pre-orders open, photos

Awhile back, we had heard that Siren from Xenoblade Chronicles 2 would be receiving a real-life product. It turns out that the item will come in the …

modelkit

Rumor: New Xenoblade Chronicles 2 datamined details

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 fan Moosehunter has shared a lot of early information about the RPG before it was officially announced. It’s how we found out …

Xenoblade Chronicles

Nintendo reveals Sushi Striker's drastically different origins and original concepts

Just prior to the launch of Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido, Japanese magazine <b>Famitsu</b> spoke with a couple of the game’s developers. Producer …

Japan

Feature: Spider-Man 2 - Does It Still Hold Up Today?

Insomniac's imminent superhero blockbuster, Spider-Man, has looked increasingly promising since its announcement all the way back at E3 2016. We've …

PlayStation

This Girl Lent Her Likeness to Dina in The Last of Us: Part II

<i>Westworld</i> actress Shannon Woodward is playing Dina in The Last of Us: Part II, but you may have noticed that the star doesn’t really look like her …

PlayStation

Spider-Man Primes Sony For An Explosive Season This Holiday

Ever since the launch of the PS4, Sony has followed a bit of a pattern as far as spacing out its own releases for the console go- usually, Sony will …

Call of Duty

Kadokawa Games Announces God Wars: Future Past Sequel, God Wars 2

Kadokawa Games Announces God Wars: Future Past Sequel, God Wars 2<p>July 15, 2018Written by Zarmena Khan<p>Voice actor Shō Karino and voice actresses Moa …

PlayStation

'Agent Carter' EP on Why a Netflix Revival Might Not Work

ABC may have cancelled <i>Agent Carter</i> in 2018 after two seasons, but fan support for the character or the show has never waned. Fans continue to hope …

Comics

House of the Dead: Scarlet Dawn Debuting At Dave and Buster’s This Fall

You might have seen our news earlier on in the year about <b>the return of the</b> <b>House of the Dead</b> <b>franchise to arcades</b>, with Sega producing <i>Scarlet Dawn</i> for …

Jurassic World

Red Dead Redemption 2’s Proposed Battle Royale Mode Won’t Be Like Fortnite

There’s still so much that we want to see from <i>Red Dead Redemption 2</i>, but Rockstar Games is being cool with taking the cautious route so that it …

Red Dead Redemption

'Star Trek Adversaries' Launches on iOS

<i>Star Trek Adversaries</i>, the online collectible card game from Puppet Master Games featuring characters and concepts from the <i>Star Trek</i> universe, is now …

Science Fiction

Sonic Panel Set For SDCC 2018, Will Include "Surprise Announcements"

Sega has announced that it will be in attendance at San Diego Comic-Con 2018 with a special event in the form of "Sonic the Hedgehog's Way Past Cool …

Retrogaming

Nintendo’s Famicom NES system turns 35 years old

One of the most important gaming consoles of all time, the Famicom, was released in Japan 35 years ago today, and Nintendo hasn’t looked back …

Retrogaming

Sony London Studio interview: Blood & Truth is VR’s ‘big blockbuster’

A handful of PlayStation VR experiences have been so memorable that gamers can cite the moments by name: looking directly into the Joker’s eyes in Batman: Arkham VR, starting your first lap in Wipeout Omega Collection, and heading into a pitch black basement in Resident Evil 7. For many people, any …

Virtual Reality

The Geeksplainer: Metal Gear Solid

A key tenet of geek culture is knowledge – we judge and are judged based on our encyclopedic knowledge of games, sci-fi, comics, anime, collectibles …

Metal Gear

7 reasons you should buy a PlayStation 4 instead of the Nintendo Switch

For $300, you can buy a PlayStation 4 <i>or</i> a Nintendo Switch — both cost exactly $300, and offer unique gaming experiences.<p>If you're on the fence, though, here are 7 reasons you should buy a PlayStation 4 instead of the Nintendo Switch:

Gaming

Accessory Maker Bionik Gaming Is Releasing A Cable That Replicates The Nintendo Switch Dock

One of the common problems for Nintendo Switch owners is the fact the system is unable to hook up to televisions without the official dock on-hand. …

Nintendo Switch

Feature: Concluding An Epic Trilogy With Banner Saga Developer Stoic

The <b>Banner Saga</b> trilogy is almost as epic as the development of the games themselves, from starting out as a Kickstarter campaign six years ago to the …

Nintendo

Nintendo Of America's Doug Bowser Says Switch Has "Broad Appeal" And A Diverse Library Of Games

Nintendo's representatives at this year's E3 made a variety of statements about the current performance of the Switch. During an interview with …

Gaming

Side-Scrolling Hack And Slash Dead or School Is Making Its Way To The Switch

Currently in early access on Steam, <b>Dead or School</b> is a crazy side-scrolling hack and slash featuring RPG elements and starring a girl named Hisako …

artstyle

Funko Wants To Know What Pocket Monster Pop You Would Like Added To Its New Pokémon Line

Following speculation about a potential <b>Pokémon</b> series, Funko confirmed the first Pop in its new line would indeed be Pikachu. The electric rodent is …

Pokémon

Beat Saber PSVR Version Will Have “a Lot” of Exclusive Content

Beat Saber, the smash hit rhythm-based game with Jedi-like lightsabers, was announced for PlayStation VR during Sony’s pre-E3 countdown with a simple …

TERA Summer Event Kicks Off on Consoles Soon

PSA: Free-to-Play MMO TERA’s Summer Event Kicks Off on Consoles Soon<p>July 15, 2018Written by Zarmena Khan<p>Bluehole Studio has announced that <i>TERA</i>‘s …

PlayStation

I retired at 52 with a $3 million net worth — here's what a week of my spending looks like

I retired at 52 in August 2016 after a 28-year career as a business executive.<p>My wife and I are what some would call "fat FIRE" — we live off the income our assets produce, not having to drawdown the assets themselves.<p>Our income-earning assets include real estate (14 units we bought after the …

Personal Finance

Sonic Mania Plus Review – Worthy of an Encore (PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC)

When I reviewed 2017’s <i>Sonic Mania</i>, I praised it as being the best 2D Sonic game in decades. Now, a year later, SEGA is releasing a new version of the …

Retrogaming