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  1. The Sims 4 Adds Ghosts and Star Wars Costumes in Free Update, Swimming Pools Coming SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | AusGamers

    AusGamers takes a deep and hard look at just what Bungie has to offer in their newest sci-fi world, and just where our Destiny may lay. AusGamers had the chance to sit down and chat with lead programmer and local Australian Ian Hern on all things Kraden's Crypt.

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  2. How Star Wars Producers Screwed Alec Guinness Out Of MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    Poor old Alec Guinness. While it's no secret that his performances as Obi-Wan Kenobi in the original Star Wars trilogy netted him a rather hefty paycheck thanks to an agreement he'd signed before taking the part, it turns out he would have earned even more money had the producers kept a verbal agreement supposedly struck between Guinness and director George Lucas.

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  3. New 'Sims 4' pics show off ghostly fun in a galaxy far-far awayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The Sims 4 is getting some big updates in the very near future. A report surfacing on Wednesday says the game is going to be adding swimming pools, ghosts and Star Wars characters.

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  4. Why Luke Skywalker May Be The Obi-Wan Of Star Wars 7Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    All the way back in early 2013 - long before any kind of official statements were made about the Star Wars: Episode VII cast or plot - Mark Hamill pitched what he would like to see from Luke Skywalker in J.J. Abrams' new movie. While he had not yet met with producer Kathleen Kennedy or then- Episode VII screenwriter Michael Arndt, the actor suggested that that the Jedi could move into the "Obi-Wan range [as] an influential character" who plays an important role while making way for the younger generation.

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  5. The Sims 4 gets Star Wars costumes, ghosts and swimming pools in free updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Polygon

    Electronic Arts and Maxis are adding new content to The Sims 4 in a series of free patches that will bring features like swimming pools and careers to the life simulation game by the end of the year. In an update to The Sims 4 hitting today, EA is adding ghosts, gnomes, eye color options and a batch of Star Wars-themed costumes, according to a report from Sims VIP .

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  6. Ghosts & Swimming Pools Are Coming Back to The Sims 4Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | OhNoTheyDidnt

    The Sims 4 is getting three big additions in as many months, developer Electronic Arts just announced. The first, launching today, brings ghost Sims back into the mix.

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  7. Carrie Fisher honored last night at Golden Heart Awards GalaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    The evening honored Star Wars Star and writer Carrie Fisher , with Mark Hamill who came in from the London set of Star Wars - to support his co-star being honored--so it was a mini Star Wars reunion too! Also honored were Arlene Van Dyke , renowned make-up artist and wife of celebrities and tastemakers in attendance included Mark Hamill Chad Lowe, Tony Denison, Dick Van Dyke, Bruce Wagner, Ed Begley, Jr.

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  8. Star Wars 7: Reunion as Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill prove the Force is still strongRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Well, kind of - this is definitely just as exciting for followers of the science fiction saga, with original trilogy actors Mark Hamill, 63, and Carrie Fisher, 57, spotted together at a glitzy bash. It's not quite the Millennium Falcon in a galaxy far, far away, but the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles was the setting for this reunion.

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  9. The Sims 4 Will Bring Back Ghosts And Swimming PoolsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Kotaku

    The first, launching today, brings ghost Sims back into the mix. Next month, the game will get swimming pools.

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  10. Star Wars' Carrie Fisher bumps into Mark Hamill ...as they reunite...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Luke who it is! Star Wars' Carrie Fisher bumps into Mark Hamill ...as they reunite at glitzy bash in Beverly Hills Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher played long-lost brother and sister in the Star Wars films and looked like close siblings on Tuesday at a gala in Beverly Hills, California. The 57-year-old actress and bearded 63-year-old actor cosied up for photos at the Midnight Mission's 100-year anniversary Golden Heart Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel.

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  11. Tetris feature film will be a 'sci-fi epic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Joystiq

    Feature film production company Threshold Entertainment announced today that it has partnered with The Tetris Company to produce a movie adaptation of the seminal puzzler Tetris . If you're thinking about how perfectly film could capture the global drama surrounding Tetris ' initial licensing, you can stop dreaming right now.

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  12. Empire strikes back - again - in 'Star Wars Rebels'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | USA Today

    Empire strikes back - again - in 'Star Wars Rebels' The villainous Empire has a throwback flavor in the new animated series 'Star Wars Rebels' Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/YP8BZE The Inquisitor engages in a lightsaber fight with the Jedi outlaw Kanan in an exclusive clip from an upcoming episode of the animated series "Star Wars Rebels." The Inquisitor faces off in a lightsaber dual with the Jedi Kanan in "Star Wars Rebels."

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  13. 15 of the Most Heartbreaking Game CancellationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IGN

    ... Away as Boba Fett, the famed Bounty Hunter. Instead, the Evil Empire (Disney, not the Yankees) went and shut down LucasArts. After claiming that another studio may eventually step in and take over development of the game, Disney let the trademark on ...

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  14. Star Wars 1313 Trademark Abandoned by DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | IGN

    ... if Disney sees fit, in all likelihood this may be curtains for the highly-anticipated game. When Disney acquired LucasArts, we first heard that development on Star Wars 1313 wouldn't be affected , but it wasn't long before rumours began circling ...

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  15. Calista Flockhart's husband Harrison Ford is back on Star Wars: Episode VII setRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Mail

    Calista Flockhart cradles dog outside LA animal hospital while husband Harrison Ford is '150 percent back' on the set of Star Wars: Episode VII The make-up free 49-year-old appeared downcast as she nuzzled her pet while clad in a beige cardigan, green shirt, blue jeans, and grey plimsolls. According to Boise Weekly , the Golden Globe winner and her husband Harrison Ford rescued an abused dog called Barbie and her litter in Idaho back in 2009.

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  16. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor: A shadow of its own ambitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Ars Technica

    Developer: Monolith Publisher : Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment Platform : PS4 , PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Windows Release Date: September 30, 2014 Price : $60 Links: Steam Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor 's style, and its very existence, owe a lot to Warner Bros. and its other big licensed gaming series of the past few years: the Batman: Arkham games.

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  17. Another book joins the Star Wars universeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    Another book joins the Star Wars universe Author Chris Taylor tackles entire 'Star Wars' franchise in his new book Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/YGUYvj Mashable deputy editor Chris Taylor tells why there's room for yet another Star Wars book, in this interview with USA TODAY's Marco Della Cava. SAN FRANCISCO - The sextet of Star Wars movies has spawned an international army of fans, innumerable merchandising offshoots and countless books.

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  18. N64 Promo Video Brings Back All the Embarrassment of '90s GamingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Mashable

    If you want to see exactly how far gaming has come in 18 years, let's think back to the Nintendo 64, the groundbreaking console that went on sale in the U.S. on Sept. 29, 1996.

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  19. 'Star Wars 7' Chrometroopers Wearing A Hood- Image LeakedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | International Business Times

    Participants wearing Star Wars costumes wait for a metro train at the De Brouckere station after the Balloon's Day Parade in Brussels September 6, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Vidal The design of the Chrometroopers is very different from the leaked images of the Stormtroopers.

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  20. Star Wars In Your PocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | ThinkGeek

    Quoting Star Wars is fun. So is doing a wise and croaky Yoda or a deep and booming Darth Vader impression.

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