New sports and dates for Winter Games throughout Otago this year
Alpine Slalom FIS Australia New Zealand Cup during the Winter Games NZ at Coronet Peak in August 2015. This year's Winter Games will change dates and introduce new events - all to improve the programme, chief executive Arthur Klap says.and more »
Weekend Hot Topic, part 3: Who is your favourite games developer?
GameCentral readers reveal their favourite game makers, from Rockstar to Bungie and From Software to Nintendo. The subject for this week's Hot Topic was suggested by reader Terry Gold, who asked whether you know who it is that makes your favourite ...
The Week In Games: Preying For More
It feels like only yesterday a giant open-world game was coming out every week. But alas here we are, inching towards the summer drought like a caterpillar in a cabbage patch. Advertisement. The Nintendo Switch is getting a game, which is good. And the ...
Xbox One news: Microsoft exclusive games plan and Call of Duty Black Ops 3 Zombies update - Express.co.ukExpress.co.uk
Xbox One news: Microsoft exclusive games plan and Call of Duty Black Ops 3 Zombies update
MICROSOFT say they have some big Xbox One games plans to keep pace with their rivals, while a new Call of Duty Black Ops 3 Zombies leak may have revealed a new COD 2017 release. By Gary Jones. PUBLISHED: PUBLISHED: 23:01, Sun, Apr 30, 2017 ...and more »
- Manawatu Standard
Matt Field off to Spain for World Transplant Games
The number of Manawatu athletes competing internationally continues to rise, with the news Matt Field is going to be representing New Zealand at the World Transplant Games in Malaga, Spain from June 25 to July 2. Matt is an inspiration to us at the ...
Nintendo Switch games list news, stock update and price reveal
More details on an upcoming Nintendo Switch games list addition has been revealed this week, shedding more light on the new Mario - Rabbids crossover. A Rabbids/Mario game was reported to be a launch title for the new console, however, that was before ...and more »
- Māori Television
Glowing report on World Masters Games
Otago Daily Times
A laser light show opens the World Masters Games Opening Ceremony at Eden Park in Auckland. Photo: Getty Images. World Masters Games 2017 has been heralded the most successful of the event's nine editions and has set a foundation for future ...
'Best games ever, a phenomenal result' - New Zealand 2017 declared the greatest World Masters GamesTVNZ
Curtains come down on World Masters GamesMāori Television
- Reuters Canada
Highlights of Sunday's NBA games
The Boston Celtics spotted Washington the first 16 points of the game and then roared to a 123-111 home victory over the Wizards in the first game of the Eastern Conference semi-finals on Sunday. Top-seeded Boston, winning its fifth straight playoff ...
The Bulls were worth watching for a grand total of TWO games this seasonSB Nationall 811 news articles »
Highlights of Sunday's NBA games
Apr 30, 2017; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors (15) sets a screen on Los Angeles Clippers guard Raymond Felton (2) as Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward (20) drives to the basket in the second period of game seven of the first ...
Jazz flatten Clippers, 104-91, win first-round series four games to threeWaterloo Record
Karl Malone delivered in close-out games. Will someone on the Jazz today step up?SLC Dunk
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Lionel Richie, Katie Couric, Tyrese Gibson face off at Global Gourmet Games, which raised $3 million - Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times
Lionel Richie, Katie Couric, Tyrese Gibson face off at Global Gourmet Games, which raised $3 million
Los Angeles Times
Fresh from a pool party to celebrate “The Fate of the Furious” hitting the $1-billion box-office mark, actor Tyrese Gibson (a.k.a. Roman Pearce in the smash film series) went to another shindig on Saturday: the Global Gourmet Games, benefiting the ...
- Radio New Zealand
Masters Games delivers 'world class sporting event'
Radio New Zealand
Players and supporters filled The Cloud on Auckland's Viaduct as the final curtain came down on the ninth World Masters Games last night. Medal-winners Mihi and Danny Nemani. Photo: RNZ / Mihingarangi Forbes. A Māori hoe or paddle was presented to ...
Home games will show whether we deserve top four – Guardiola
Manchester City's forthcoming trio of home games will determine whether or not they deserve a top-four finish, according to Pep Guardiola. Share0Tweet0Email0Share0. Published. 7 min ago. Pep Guardiola said Manchester City deserved to beat ...and more »
- Tom's Guide
All 13 Call of Duty Games Ranked from Worst to Best
The Call of Duty series is responsible for many major trends in modern gaming — not just trends in first-person shooters but mainstream games in general. Starting in 2003, the Call of Duty series began in World War II; by 2016, we were shooting it out ...and more »
- Habs Eyes on the Prize (blog)
2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Open thread
Habs Eyes on the Prize (blog)
The Predators' five-game winning streak to open their post-season run was finally snapped on Friday, thanks to a breakout performance from Vladimir Tarasenko. With the series now tied at one game apiece, the scene shifts to Nashville for two games.
NHL Playoffs 2017: TV Schedule, Odds, Predictions for Friday's Stanley Cup GamesBleacher Reportall 351 news articles »
- The Guardian
Subway Sluggers win silver at World Masters Games
The Subway Sluggers softball team is in New Zealand for the World Masters Games. This photo was taken on Good Friday as the team departed from Charlottetown. Team members are, front row, from left, Ginette Plourde, Marie Rocheleau, Tammy Murphy, ...
The Best Dabbing in Video Games
The dance move known as “dabbing,” where practitioners bow their heads while stretching one arm out and bending the other, has been a Big Deal since 2015. But that's an eternity in fashionable dance/internet meme time. Vine videos celebrating dabbing ...and more »
The Best Dabbing in Video Games - Geek.com
The dance move known as “dabbing,” where practitioners bow their heads while stretching one arm out and bending the other, has been a Big Deal since 2015.and more »
Xbox Scorpio price reveal, games news and release date details
XBOX SCORPIO news this week includes more price reveals, games news and release date details. By Gary Jones. PUBLISHED: PUBLISHED: 16:01, Sun, Apr 30, 2017. 0. Xbox Scorpio price, games and release news MICROSOFT. Latest Xbox Scorpio ...
Report: Here's how Xbox Scorpio makes games look better, even on 1080p TVsPolygonall 166 news articles »
- Gold Coast Bulletin
Emergency delay fears for Games
Gold Coast Bulletin
EMERGENCY health officials fear patients will be at risk during the 2018 Commonwealth Games, tipping ambulances racing to hospital will get stuck in traffic. One senior health source said because of the Gold Coast University Hospital's proximity to the ...and more »
- Waterloo Record
United goes club-record 25 games unbeaten but draw is costly
Manchester United's Wayne Rooney, top, celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game from the penalty spot against Swansea during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford in Manchester, England, Sunday April 30, 2017. (Martin ...and more »
6 free iPhone games that just launched on the App Store this week
Whether you're in the mood for fast-paced action or thoughtful, deliberate strategy, the Apple App Store has you covered this week with a killer selection of free games. I've always been a sucker for the Robot Unicorn Attack games, so a sequel is at ...and more »
Chatham Swimmer Going To Canada Summer Games
Chatham's Genevieve Sasseville is getting ready to represent Ontario at the Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg. The 14-year-old is one of 12 female swimmers — 24 swimmers in total — chosen to represent the province. “I've been working at this for two ...
Spencer Isn't Giving Up on Single Player Games, Wants To Find Models/Tools To Help Developers - WccftechWccftech
Spencer Isn't Giving Up on Single Player Games, Wants To Find Models/Tools To Help Developers
Phil Spencer's recent comments on single player games sparked a significant debate in the core gaming community. As a recap here's the most significant quote: The audience for those big story-driven games… I won't say it isn't as large, but they're ...
Microsoft Explains Why It's Not Making Xbox Games Like 'Breath of the Wild' Or 'Horizon Zero Dawn'Forbes
Xbox chief envisions a
- Times Colonist
Commonwealth Games returning? Victoria may be in bid for 2022
Here we go again. Will there be a Victoria Commonwealth Games 2.0? Canada has joined the race to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, with Toronto, ...and more »
World Masters Games sets foundation for future Commonwealth Games says organiser - New Zealand HeraldMāori Television
World Masters Games sets foundation for future Commonwealth Games says organiser
New Zealand Herald
Japanese drummers at the World Masters Games closing ceremony at The Cloud Auckland tonight. Photo / Doug Sherring. World Masters Games 2017 has been heralded the most successful of the event's nine editions and has set a foundation for future ...
Successful World Masters Games wraps upScoop.co.nz (press release)
Curtains come down on World Masters GamesMāori Telev
Microsoft's Games with Gold May 2017 UPDATE as Sony prepare ...
MICROSOFT'S GAMES with Gold May 2017 update is set to arrive very soon, while Sony are also preparing for the launch of their own PS Plus titles.
Last Chance To Get These Free Xbox Games With Gold Titles ...GameSpot
Are the free Xbox Games With Gold titles for May 2017 any good ...TheXboxHub (blog)all 6 news articles »
- Edmonton Journal
Ducks lose back-to-back games for first time since October
Ryan Getzlaf #15 of the Anaheim Ducks looks on during the second period of Game Two of the Western Conference Second Round during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Edmonton Oilers at Honda Center on April 28, 2017 in Anaheim, ...
Edmonton Oilers Ice Hockey News, Schedule, Roster, Stats - SB NationSB Nationall 658 news articles »
- ESPN (blog)
2017 NFL draft takeaways: Why more prospects will skip bowl games
And that's a wrap! The 2017 NFL draft concluded Saturday with all 32 teams getting better, no one drafting a player that wasn't at the top of its board and everyone wishing the 2018 draft started tomorrow. Well, it kind of does. The first 2018 mocks ...and more »
Highlights of Saturday's NHL games
Apr 29, 2017; Ottawa, Ontario, CAN; The Ottawa Senators celebrate their win against the New York Rangers in the second overtime of game two in the second round of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre. Mandatory Credit: Marc ...
Boston Bruins Hockey - Bruins News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More - ESPN - ESPN.comESPN.com
New York Rangers Hockey - Rangers News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More - ESPN - ESPN.comESPN.com
Nintendo Switch games list expands with FOUR new titles following big Mario Kart 8 reveal - Express.co.ukExpress.co.uk
Nintendo Switch games list expands with FOUR new titles following big Mario Kart 8 reveal
THE NINTENDO Switch games list has expanded with four new titles this week, one of them proving to be the big Mario Kart 8 Deluxe launch. By Gary Jones. PUBLISHED: 18:30, Sat, Apr 29, 2017 | UPDATED: 08:44, Sun, Apr 30, 2017 ...and more »
Find a Place to Play Board Games for International Tabletop Day Today
Today is International Tabletop Day! It's time to grab some buddies and head to a local game store, coffee shop, or book store and play some board games. Here's how to find a gathering spot near you.
10 Tabletop Games to Play on International Tabletop DayPaste Magazine
Tabletop Day Celebrates Board Games - NewsChannel 5 NashvilleNewsChannel5.comall 11 news articles »
Find a Place to Play Board Games for International Tabletop Day ...
Today is International Tabletop Day! It's time to grab some buddies and head to a local game store, coffee shop, or book store and play some board games.
10 Tabletop Games to Play on International Tabletop DayPaste Magazine
Tabletop Day Celebrates Board GamesNewsChannel5.comall 10 news articles »
Xbox One Backwards Compatibility games sees NINE new titles ...
XBOX ONE Backwards Compatibility games list increased by NINE new titles this week as Microsoft continued to expand their ambitious popular program.
Xbox One Backward Compatibility update adds NINE Xbox 360 games this weekDaily Starall 51 news articles »
- Winnipeg Free Press
Games leaders like what they see
Winnipeg Free Press
David Patterson, Canada Games Council president and CEO speaks to media Friday regarding the 2017 Canada Summer Games. Winnipeg has received a collective thumbs-up from sport leaders across the country, in town assessing the city's readiness for ...and more »
- Bleacher Report
LeBron James Says He Prefers Road Games over Home Games in Playoffs
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James told reporters at Friday's practice that he prefers playing postseason games on the road over the comfort of his home court. "I just like the adversity of the road," James said. "Home cooking is great; love the ...
Dates for Cavaliers-Raptors games 5-7 setcleveland.com
Indiana Pacers Basketball News, Schedule, Roster, Stats - SB NationSB Nation
Canada, Malaysia to bid for 2022 Commonwealth Games
Canada and Malaysia have joined the bidding process along with Australia and England to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Earlier this year, the city of Durban, South Africa was stripped of the Games because the government could not provide financial ...
With South Africa out, Canada could host 2022 Commonwealth GamesCTV News
Commonwealth Games 2022: England confirmed as possible host nationBBC Sport
Australia interested in
- The West Australian
From de-listed to dependable, Neville Jetta's road to 100 games at Melbourne
The West Australian
De-listed by Melbourne at the end of 2013, Neville Jetta feared his 41-game AFL career was over. But the speedy defender will play his 100th game when the Demons battle Essendon at Etihad Stadium on Sunday, adding another chapter to the Bunbury ...
- Waterloo Record
The Canadian Press, 2017
Washington Wizards guard John Wall (2) slaps hands with a fan during the second half in Game 5 of the team's first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks, Wednesday, April 26, 2017, in Washington. The Wizards won 103-99.
Dwyane Wade, banged-up Jimmy Butler offer advice on elimination gamesChicago Tribuneall 655 news articles »
- Daily Mail
Manchester United equal best unbeaten streak of 24 games
Manchester United's 0-0 draw away to rivals City equalled their best unbeaten streak in the top flight. Gabriel Jesus appeared to have stolen all three points when he headed past David de Gea, but that was ruled out as the Brazilian was in an offside ...
Man Utd news: Unbeaten run extended to 24 games – equals club recordMetroall 701 news articles »
'Tropes Vs. Women In Video Games' Wraps Up With A Final Episode
The final installment in feminist critic Anita Sarkeesian's look at the depiction of women in video games ran today, focusing on how games depict women (and men) as sidekicks. The 11-minute episode concludes two eight-episode seasons of possibly the ...
'Tropes vs. Women in Video Games' says goodbyeEngadget
Tropes vs. Women in Video Games Series EndsThe Escapistall 9 news articles »
Veterans prepare for Warrior Games in Chicago
The Warrior Games are coming to Chicago. The opening ceremony takes place July 1 at Soldier Field. (WLS). WLS. By Stacey Baca. Thursday, April 27, 2017 04:52PM. CHICAGO (WLS) --. The Warrior Games are coming to Chicago. The opening ceremony ...
- ABC Online
Commonwealth Games row brewing between NSW and Victoria over hosting rights
A battle is brewing between Victoria and New South Wales for the right to host the Commonwealth Games, with business leaders from Sydney's west behind a push for the region to hold the event. Earlier this month regional Victoria announced a campaign to ...
Western Sydney lines up Comm Games pitchSBS
Commonwealth Games could be coming to Campbelltowndailytelegraph.com.auall 7 news articles
Nintendo Switch EShop Adds More New Games Today
More new Nintendo Switch games are now available on the eShop, bringing this week's total to three so far--with a big one still to come. The first is Over Top ($8), the latest in the line of ACA Neo Geo re-releases. It's an isometric racing game where ...and more »
How Video Games Inspired 'Free Fire' Director Ben Wheatley
Free Fire, out in theaters now, is the latest movie from director Ben Wheatley, whose previous cult hits include Down Terrace, Kill List and the J.G. Ballard adaptation High-Rise. Wheatley is a big fan of video games, and Free Fire was directly ...and more »
- BBC Sport
Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko: 'Memory stick mind games won't faze me'
Anthony Joshua has challenged Wladimir Klitschko to "stand up to the power" after the Ukrainian branded him only "a puncher" in the run up Saturday's bout. Klitschko, who is entering his 29th world title fight, revealed on Thursday he has made a video ...
Joshua vs Klitschko: Reflections as Wladimir Klitschko exercised his mind games at Thursday's meetingSkySportsall 368 news articles »
How To Fake Your Way Through Conversations About The Hottest ...
You're at a social gathering and the people you're with start talking about games. Games you've never played. You listen along and laugh and nod, but you start ...and more »
Six More Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Games Now Available
Xbox One's list of backwards-compatible Xbox 360 games grows by six today--and hopefully you like Dead Space or any of the games from outdoor retailer Cabela's. Both Dead Space 2 and 3 are now playable on Xbox One. They join the original Dead ...
Xbox One Backward Compatibility update: SIX new Xbox 360 games revealed by MicrosoftDaily Starall 16 news articles »
Hogs have been strong in tight games
Arkansas catcher Grant Koch hits a two-run home run against New Orleans on Wednesday night at Baum Stadium to lead a 5-2 baseball victory. FAYETTEVILLE — Kansas State had several opportunities to score the go-ahead run against Arkansas in the ...and more »
- BBC Sport
Commonwealth Games 2022: Manchester will not bid to be sole hosts
Manchester will not bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, with the city council deeming it "inappropriate" for the 2002 hosts to compete against other English cities for the event. Council leader Sir Richard Leese has written to the Prime Minister to ...
Manchester 'stands prepared' to host the Commonwealth Games in 2022Manchester Evening Newsall 3 news articles »
- Atlas Obscura
The Nazi Board Games of World War II
A board game produced around 1939 allowed German children to imagine themselves strangling the British coastline with aircraft and U-boats. Courtesy the International Museum of World War II. During World War II, the Nazis fueled children's enthusiasm ...