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Jun
16
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Activision Blizzard Studios Expands Pioneering Skylanders Franchise Into Television

Activision have announced that 'Skylanders Academy’, the first production by Activision Blizzard Studios -- its newly-created television and film studio -- will premiere in in Autumn 2016 on Netflix.


We have seen many TV shows and movies leap from the your living room screen into the your video gaming world, but not too many popular games leaping back the other way, but Activision has recently announced that their very popular Skylanders series to moving onto a new format, the land of Netflix as an new basically TV show that all their young video gaming players can enjoy watching.

Jun
13
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Squeeeeee. Very excited to announce this one.

CD PROJEKT RED, creators of The Witcher series of games, are proud to announce the newest game in the studio’s PC and console line up -- GWENT: The Witcher Card Game.


The Witcher game been very popular, and now the developers have decided to turn one of the little hidden gems into the game, into a real-life complete stand-alone new game, and its 'CARDS' that right you hear it right, its a whole brand-new 'card game' based on Witcher series, and we got to hear first hand about it earlier today during Microsoft's E3 2016 Press Conference and before is its PR:

Jun
11
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At E3 trade show, game companies are focusing on players as much as retail stores

The videogame industry’s bid to better embrace online-savvy gamers with live events will play out at the annual E3 trade show.


E3'16 will be a different type of 'gaming show', at one time E3 was nothing but selected invited press, that got to see the upcoming games in secret basically ahead of the general public so they can write about it in their next month published printed magazine, but times are changing, now websites rule the world instead of the printed mag. and streaming direct video has taken over from closed-door press-only conferences with a stage and demos, so E3 is trying to adapt and stay alive in this changing landscape for today's gamers.

Dec
12
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To Make A New Updated Super Mario Movie

It may be a cult classic but the 1993 Super Mario Bros. movie was a critical and commercial bomb. Despite the fairly obvious lesson that the Mushroom Kingdom and Hollywood don't mix. So try it again!!


A bunched of leaked emails from the large Sony Pictures hack last week, has appeared online, and it shows that Sony is chatting with Nintendo in working out details for a new Super Mario movie, even tho the last one in '93 bomb'ed at the box office, I guess they figure with today's generation and new advanced moving making, and maybe in 3D filming, that an updated Mario movie will be an success.