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4 hrs ago | TechSpot

China Telecom to carry Xbox One starting this September

Microsoft's Xbox One is heading to China. The next generation console will soon be sold through China Telecom, one of the nation's leading telecommunications companies according to a report from Reuters .


Related Topix: Microsoft Xbox, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, X360

8 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Sam Raimi, Screen Gems announce production of 'The Last of Us' film based on hit video game

The 2013 action-adventure horror game follows a young woman, Ellie, as she navigates a post-apocalyptic United States plagued by sickness and zombie-like cannibals.


Related Topix: Naughty Dog, The Last of Us, SCEA

10 hrs ago | Business News

Is that a video games console? No, it's a Transformer

Those robots in disguise could be anywhere, anything even your games console. Takara Tomy, a toymaker based in Japan, is creating new Transformer toys that can turn into games consoles.


14 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

Apology as Secret Cinema cancelled

Organisers of an immersive Back To The Future cinema event which was cancelled, leaving ticketholders angry and complaining they had been left out of pocket, have said they are "deeply sorry" and working to get it back on track.


Related Topix: Back to the Future, Telltale Games, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies

18 hrs ago | Congleton Guardian

Hamill grows beard for Star Wars

Mark Hamill has revealed he had to grow a beard for his upcoming return to Star Wars, but admitted he is really just there to support the new cast.


Related Topix: Star Wars, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, LucasArts, Celebrities, Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher

21 hrs ago | Click Orlando

On this day: July 25

America gives its Army generals five stars, a family favorite amusement park ride is patented, Dylan plugs in, and Roseanne "sings," all on this day.


Related Topix: War in Afghanistan, ProSim, Shrapnel Games, World News, Asia, Afghanistan

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Destiny Beta Now Open to All

In the announcement, Bungie says that the open beta starts at 4 PM PDT. You'll need PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live Gold to play online, naturally.


Related Topix: Destiny, Activision, Bungie Software, Microsoft Xbox

NBC Philadelphia

Comic-Con: Friday's Hot Happenings

The second day of the annual gathering of pop culture aficionados takes a small screen turn as blockbuster series "Game of Thrones" and "The Walking Dead" hit Comic-Con on July 25. Also on offer are tips and tricks for Cosplay beginners, a look at Batman in the '80s and '90s , how to create "Star Wars" origami, the latest from 20th Century Fox, a ... (more)


Related Topix: Game of Thrones, Entertainment, Television, The Walking Dead, Cyanide Studios, Atlus Co., Activision, Terminal Reality, Life, Hobbies, Origami, Norman Reedus


Microsoft Isn't Killing Xbox Music; Update Coming

If you took Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's comment this week that the company would "streamline our investments in music and video" to signal the imminent demise of Xbox Music, well, relax.


Related Topix: X360, Microsoft Xbox, Microsoft, Startups

This is Local London

Sir Bruce to front BBC variety show

Sir Bruce Forsyth is to host a special variety show for BBC One - his first new presenting role since stepping down as the host of Strictly Come Dancing.


Related Topix: Bruce Forsyth, Ubisoft, Strictly Come Dancing, Tess Daly

For Gaming and Gamers: Arcades and Buy Video Games on Long Island

There is a large population of gamers on Long Island and some people who want to experience more video games.


Related Topix: X360, WII, PS3, DS, Nintendo Gameboy

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sony agrees to $15m settlement for 2011 PSN attack

The PlayStation Network users that did not partake in the "Welcome Back" program that Sony unveiled shortly after their online services were brought back will be able to choose from two of the following benefit options: One PlayStation 3 or PlayStation Portable game selected from a list of 14 games; three PlayStation 3 themes selected from a list ... (more)


Related Topix: Sony Online Entertainment, Software, The, Deep Silver, PS3, PSP


Microsoft Admits to Killing the Surface Mini

During Tuesday's quarterly earnings call, CFO Amy Hood said that part of the reason revenue from the company's line of Surface tablets took a hit was because it had decided to kill an unreleased product.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, CPU, Science / Technology, Microsoft Xbox

The Argus

Robber jailed after break-in was transmitted via Xbox

Jay Georgiou, 19, was one of a pair of robbers who burst into a flat in Tenterden Close, Eastbourne, and demanded that the three men inside give them money and drugs.


Related Topix: Microsoft Xbox, East Sussex County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Townsend Times

'Sinister Six' spinoff to come next for Spider-Man

The Spider-Man franchise will detour next with a "Sinister Six" spinoff in 2016, pushing "The Amazing Spider-Man 3" to 2018, Sony's Columbia Pictures said Wednesday in announcing an updated schedule.


Related Topix: Spider-Man, Thriller, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Gliese Games, 2012


Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris release date set

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris will be available to download on 9th December for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, publisher Square Enix has told Eurogamer.


Related Topix: Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light, Crystal Dynamics, Square Enix, Tomb Raider, The, Deep Silver, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, 2010

Electric Playground Network

Guardians of the Galaxy Is Coming to Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes

Disney Interactive has announced that the new game Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes will be getting a special Guardians of the Galaxy Play Set, based on the movie versions of the out-of-this-world heroes.


Related Topix: Disney Infinity, Disney Interactive Studios, Avalanche Software

News Herald

Air Force refocuses on training as wars wind down

After more than a dozen years fighting wars against unsophisticated opponents and technology in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Air Force is refocusing its training on tests ripped from the headlines - surface-to-air missiles, chemical weapons and cyber warfare.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Las Vegas, THQ


Taylor Swift, Coldplay & More To Headline 2014 iHeartRadio Music Festival

Clear Channel has announced today the star-studded line-up for its 2014 iHeartRadio Music Festival, taking place on September 19 and 20 in Las Vegas.


Related Topix: Dance, Coldplay, Pop/Rock, THQ, Las Vegas, Hip-Hop

Red Bluff Daily News

4-day Comic Con festival kicks off in San Diego

In this July 18, 2013 file photo, Karl Zingh, of San Diego, makes his way through the crowd during Day 2 of Comic-Con International in San Diego.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards, Battlefield!