• Scores killed in massacre amid intense conflict in Ethiopia

    Scores killed in massacre amid intense conflict in Ethiopia
    Amnesty International said it can confirm likely hundreds of people were killed in Ethiopia's semi-autonomous region of Tigray.
  • Amazon's Lord Of The Rings Show Adds 20 New Cast Members

    Amazon's Lord Of The Rings Show Adds 20 New Cast Members
    Film and TV production in New Zealand resumed several months ago, and one of the biggest shows currently shooting there is Amazon's highly anticipated Lord of the Rings TV show. A host of new names has now been added to the cast of the series.As reported by Variety, an additional 20 actors will appear in the series, hailing from a variety of different countries, including New Zealand, Australia, the US, Sri Lanka, and the UK. The full line-up is as follows:Cynthia Addai-Robinson (Arrow)Maxim Bal
  • A Merry Hyrule Christmas Brings The Festive Season To The Legend Of Zelda

    A Merry Hyrule Christmas Brings The Festive Season To The Legend Of Zelda
    The festive season has commenced, and if you're dreading hearing Mariah Carey's annual Christmas jingle again, then perhaps a more gamer-orientated album will be more to your liking. Available right now, A Merry Hyrule Christmas is a Zelda tribute album that blends some of the classic tracks from the Nintendo series with traditional Christmas songs.Produced by Eric Bucholz and the Seattle-based game music group Materia Collective, the album combines these tracks with orchestral and rock stylings
  • NBA 2K21's Latest Update Adds Seasonal Decorations

    NBA 2K21's Latest Update Adds Seasonal Decorations
    2K has released a new update for the current-gen version of NBA 2K21. It's light on content and fixes, but adds a seasonal flavour to the game on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.New seasonal decorations and themed courts are now available as the winter holiday arrives at 2K Beach. In terms of fixes, MyCourt's Limitless free throw drill is now set to use the 2K camera setting in MyCareer. Online VS--the difficulty used in MyTeam Unlimited and Limited--has also been added to Play With Friends Game
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  • Walmart Has A New Nintendo Switch Bundle, And It's A Pretty Good Deal

    Walmart Has A New Nintendo Switch Bundle, And It's A Pretty Good Deal
    If you weren't able to pick up the Nintendo Switch Mario Kart bundle during Black Friday, there's a new bundle at Walmart that's definitely worth checking out. Walmart has a Nintendo Switch bundle that comes with an officially licensed carrying case and a 12-month subscription to Nintendo Switch Online for $299, which is typically the price of the console on its own. As far as we can tell, the bundle is only available to purchase in stores--though you can purchase online for in-store pickup. At
  • Sea Of Thieves Is Adding Seasons And A Battle Pass In 2021

    Sea Of Thieves Is Adding Seasons And A Battle Pass In 2021
    Rare has announced that its pirate-themed action-adventure Sea of Thieves will be getting a battle pass in 2021. Sea of Thieves: Season One is set to launch in January and will introduce a plethora of new features for the Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC title.The studio shared the news on its YouTube channel, revealing that the huge new update will feature seasons, a new progression system, live events, and more. Each new season will last for approximately three months, offering a free 100-lev
  • Marvel's Hawkeye Show: First Images Confirm Hailee Steinfeld Is Playing Kate Bishop

    Marvel's Hawkeye Show: First Images Confirm Hailee Steinfeld Is Playing Kate Bishop
    Marvel has a variety of live-action MCU series in the works for Disney+, with the first, WandaVision, arriving next month. One of the other upcoming shows is Hawkeye. In September it was reported that Bumblebee star Hailee Steinfeld might play lead character Kate Bishop, and now this has been confirmed.While Disney hasn't officially commented on the casting, the confirmation comes via on-set photos that show Steinfeld in costume as Kate Bishop alongside star Jeremy Renner, who plays Clint Barton
  • Wrestling Icon Sting Officially Joins AEW

    Wrestling Icon Sting Officially Joins AEW
    The Icon. The Franchise. Wrestling legend Sting has officially signed with All-Elite Wrestling, but at what capacity has yet to be determined. Sting made his debut during Dynamite with all-new music and a video that showed an icy landscape, almost telling us that Hell has indeed frozen over.⚡️ “AEW DYNAMITE | 12/02/2020 | HIGHLIGHTS”https://t.co/pXMbw6Ajhu— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) December 3, 2020The writing was on the wall back in October when suddenly Sting's
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  • Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Military Veterans Charity Tournament Taking Place Soon With US, UK Branches

    Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Military Veterans Charity Tournament Taking Place Soon With US, UK Branches
    Activision's Call of Duty-branded military veterans charity, the Call of Duty Endowment, has announced the details for this year's C.O.D.E. Bowl event, which will be expanded from last year.Held on December 11 and sponsored by USAA, the C.O.D.E. Bowl sees a big change this year in that all five branches of the US military will participate through their own eSports squads, while international military organizations will take part as well. Continue Reading at GameSpot
  • Fall Guys Is Getting A Doomguy Costume Soon

    Fall Guys Is Getting A Doomguy Costume Soon
    Fall Guys looks set to get another major crossover costume, and this time it's one of gaming's biggest heroes. The game's official Twitter account has released a sneak peek, and it looks very familiar.Unless we're very much mistaken, it looks like Doomguy. Publisher Devolver Digital, by the way, seems to agree. The framing of the figure is very close to keyart from 2016's Doom, used as the cover image for some iterations of the game, too....time to suit up
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  • Fall Guys Is Getting A Doom Costume Soon

    Fall Guys Is Getting A Doom Costume Soon
    Fall Guys looks set to get another major crossover costume, and this time it's one of gaming's biggest heroes. The game's official Twitter account has released a sneak peek, and it looks very familiar. It looks like you'll be doing some ripping and tearing. Or at least, you'll look like you could. Unless we're very much mistaken, it looks like Doomguy. Publisher Devolver Digital, by the way, seems to agree. The framing of the figure is very close to keyart from 2016's Doom, used as the cover ima
  • NHL 21 Update Adds New Setting To Help Find Better Games Online

    NHL 21 Update Adds New Setting To Help Find Better Games Online
    NHL 21 is making some changes to the matchmaking experience that should result in a better time for players. A new update is coming soon that adds a "Max Average Ping" setting that players can use to restrict the maximum ping for an online match.In a blog post, EA Sports said one of the loudest pieces of feedback it has received since launch is that players are willing to wait a longer period of time to find a match if that match has a good connection. This is particularly important in competiti
  • Immortals Fenyx Rising Guide - Best Skills And Abilities To Get First

    Immortals Fenyx Rising Guide - Best Skills And Abilities To Get First
    Immortals Fenyx Rising imbues you with the powers of the gods. To that end, it has a few different kinds of upgrades, each with its own path and method of leveling up.Under the Abilities menu, you'll find both Skills and Godly Powers. Skills enhance your standard combat and traversal abilities, while Godly Powers are more significant, flashier finishers with cooldowns. Both are purchased at the Hall of the Gods with Coins of Charon, but Godly Powers cost significantly more Coins. Be sure to visi
  • FIFA 21: The PS5/Xbox Series X Version Is Now Available As An Update

    FIFA 21: The PS5/Xbox Series X Version Is Now Available As An Update
    FIFA 21 released for PS4 and Xbox One earlier this year, and players picking the game up those versions have been told they'll be able to upgrade to the next-gen version within the same console family. Now, the update is live ahead of the December 4 release date that was initially promised, meaning that you can experience next-gen FIFA earlier than expected.As Press Start has noted, multiple players have found themselves able to download the PS5 and Xbox Series X/S versions of the game right now
  • Immortals Fenyx Rising - Beginner's Tips To Help You Play Like A God

    Immortals Fenyx Rising - Beginner's Tips To Help You Play Like A God
    Immortals: Fenyx Rising presents a vast open-world inspired by Greek mythology, filled with ancient beasts and monsters and deities. If you're just getting started, the huge open-world can be daunting. Making your created hero into a powerhouse is a long journey but we can get you started on the right path.We've compiled a list of beginner's tips to help you get started. For more, check out our picks for the best abilities and godly blessings to get first, and read our Immortals: Fenyx Rising re
  • Cyberpunk 2077 Devs Is Asking Players Not To Stream Before Official Release

    Cyberpunk 2077 Devs Is Asking Players Not To Stream Before Official Release
    Cyberpunk 2077 is finally nearly upon us, with a release date set for December 10, and it's anticipated that some players will get their games early. Between copies that shipped early, retail mistakes, and press/influencer copies, it's possible that information will be out there ahead of launch--and developer CD Projekt Red is asking that anyone with a copy holds off on streaming.In a tweet on the official Cyberpunk 2077 Twitter account, the devs have asked people not to stream the game ahead of
  • Wallace And Gromit Studio Teams Up With Bandai Namco Again For A New IP

    Wallace And Gromit Studio Teams Up With Bandai Namco Again For A New IP
    Wallace and Gromit studio Aardman and the game publisher Bandai Namco are working together again. Following their partnership on the game 11-11: Memories Retold, the companies have now announced they will create a new IP together.This new project will cover "multiple media," according to a press release from Aardman. The company said they will reach out to "partners" in 2021 to discuss the project, though the news release did not mention any companies by name for who may work on the project.What
  • Genshin Impact Has Reportedly Earned An Enormous Amount Of Money On Mobile

    Genshin Impact Has Reportedly Earned An Enormous Amount Of Money On Mobile
    Genshin Impact has, in terms of both spending and impact, been one of the biggest games of 2020. The title, which took top honors in Google Play and Apple's game of the year lists, has reportedly brought in a huge amount of money every day since its release.According to SensorTower, which tracks mobile spending and engagement, their stats suggest that Genshin Impact has brought in $393 million since it launched on September 28. which averages out to over $6 million every single day. Despite rele
  • Google's Best Selling Movies of 2020 Include Joker, Sonic, and Star Wars

    Google's Best Selling Movies of 2020 Include Joker, Sonic, and Star Wars
    Watching movies in 2020 is, simply put, weird. Here in the US, the continued spread of the COVID-19 pandemic means that theaters have, with few exceptions, stayed empty. Theater chains like AMC are hurting. That means we're doing most of our watching at home on services like Google Play. Despite the shift, Google's best-seller list is a mix of this year and last year's releases similar to last year's list.Along with the few movies that released in 2020, up of some of our favorites from 2019, inc
  • Watch As This PS5 Gets Destroyed In A Grinder

    Watch As This PS5 Gets Destroyed In A Grinder
    The PlayStation 5 has finally arrived, ushering in the next generation of gaming from Sony. The console is selling very well, and stock has sold through at most retailers. As such, this video we're about to share might be difficult to watch for those who remain in the hunt for a next-gen system.Someone has acquired a PS5 only to place it into one of those machines that destroys everything. It is a terrifying video, with the cracking and crunching sounds standing out as particularly painful to he
  • Watch A PS5 Get Destroyed In A Grinder

    Watch A PS5 Get Destroyed In A Grinder
    The PlayStation 5 has finally arrived, ushering in the next generation of gaming from Sony. The console is selling very well, and stock has sold through at most retailers. As such, this video we're about to share might be difficult to watch for those who remain in the hunt for a next-gen system. Someone has acquired a PS5 only to place it into one of those machines that destroys everything. It is a terrifying video, with the cracking and crunching sounds standing out as particularly painful to h
  • Genshin Impact Is Apple And Google Play's Game Of The Year

    Genshin Impact Is Apple And Google Play's Game Of The Year
    As 2020 comes to an end, stores and outlets are starting to release their game of the year lists. Both Google Play and the Apple App Store have weighed in and announced the game of the year on their platforms, and the same game has taken top honors for both storefronts--Genshin Impact.Google Play has given the game top honors, citing the game's size and enjoyable combat as factors "Genshin Impact blew us away with its sheer scale and ambition," the description reads. "Combat is fast and fluid, w
  • The Biggest TV Shows To Watch In 2021

    The Biggest TV Shows To Watch In 2021
    The entertainment industry may have ground to a halt in 2020, but there's plenty to look forward to in 2021 and beyond.2020 was a year full of delays and postponements across most entertainment, and TV was no exception. It felt as though everything from superheroes to sci-fi was put on hold or shoved into the indefinite future thanks to production shutdowns and schedule shuffles. It's not all doom and gloom, however--with any luck, 2020's misfortune will make for a jam-packed 2021 with all the p
  • Wonder Woman 1984 Runtime Revealed, And It's Longer Than The First One

    Wonder Woman 1984 Runtime Revealed, And It's Longer Than The First One
    The runtime for the upcoming superhero movie sequel Wonder Woman 1984 has been revealed, and it's longer than the first one. The movie clocks in at 2 hours and 31 minutes, according to listings on cinema pages. This compares to 2 hours and 21 minutes for the 2017 film.Director Patty Jenkins explained to Collider that her first cut of Wonder Woman 1984 was longer, coming in at 2 hours and 45 minutes before it was cut down in the editing process.Comparing to other DC movies, Wonder Woman 1984's 15
  • Animal Crossing's NookLink App Got A Helpful Update

    Animal Crossing's NookLink App Got A Helpful Update
    Animal Crossing: New Horizons received its big winter update a couple of weeks ago, and its companion NookLink app has now gotten an update of its own. Nintendo has added a handy new Catalog function to the mobile service, letting you more easily track all the items you've obtained in the game.Through the newly added Catalog function, players can quickly look up furniture, clothing, and other items that they've acquired in New Horizons. The feature displays information about the items, including
  • The Biggest Movies To Watch In 2021

    The Biggest Movies To Watch In 2021
    With so many films delayed from this year, there's a huge number of must-see movies awaiting release in 2021.Twelve months ago, no one could've expected to see movies such as Black Widow, No Time To Die, F9: The Fast Saga, and Dune on a list of 2021's most anticipated films. But that was before the COVID-19 pandemic shut down theaters across the world, leading studios to delay the release of their scheduled films. While a few titles were immediately pushed into 2021, most simply moved into the l
  • The Hobbit Actor Calls Out Warner Bros. For Interfering With What Peter Jackson Wanted

    The Hobbit Actor Calls Out Warner Bros. For Interfering With What Peter Jackson Wanted
    Warner Bros. interfered with Peter Jackson's filmmaking on The Hobbit, and it led to a lesser product in the end compared to The Lord of the Rings film trilogy. This is according to actor Jed Brophy, who has known Jackson for 30 years and has appeared in many of his movies over the decades, dating back to Braindead and running through The Hobbit.In an interview with Kiwi Talkz (via ScreenRant), Brophy said one of the issues with The Hobbit was that non-creative studio bosses from Warner Bros. go
  • The Walking Dead Getting Holiday Special On AMC

    The Walking Dead Getting Holiday Special On AMC
    With Season 11 of The Walking Dead still looming over the horizon--and also a series spin-off--it's a bit of a surprise that AMC has announced the first-ever The Walking Dead Holiday Special, slated to debut December 13 on the network's streaming platform AMC+.According to Deadline, the hour-long event will feature cast members gathering virtually to reminisce over the series' history to date, and also offer a peek into the future with a table read from an upcoming Season 10 episode. It may be m
  • After Two Years Destiny TTRPG Dungeons & Destiny Has Reached V 1.0

    After Two Years Destiny TTRPG Dungeons & Destiny Has Reached V 1.0
    This week, a group of Destiny fans released the 1.0 version of their pen and paper RPG system modeled on Dungeons and Dragons 5E and modified to work with the classes and world of the Destiny series. Dungeons and Destiny has been in the works for two years, and is "almost a complete overhaul of the entire [5th Edition] system," according to Reddit user GoodGameKitty, one of the creators.To fully capture the feel of Destiny, the D&Destiny creators altered and added quite a bit. The 1.0 relea
  • Lord Of The Rings: Tolkien's Home Is Up For Sale And You Can Help Buy It For Charity

    Lord Of The Rings: Tolkien's Home Is Up For Sale And You Can Help Buy It For Charity
    The home where J.R.R. Tolkien wrote The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings--20 Northmoor Road in Oxford--is currently up for sale, and a dedicated group has launched a campaign to buy it and turn it into a center where fans of Middle-earth can visit to celebrate the author's life and works.A charity has been established that is seeking to purchase the house for $6 million USD. In a new video, some of the cast members from across the fantasy series, including Ian McKellen (Gandalf), John Rhys-Davie

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