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The next big Star Wars game is in trouble

Game development studio Visceral Games is being shut down, its publishing parent EA announced today. Visceral’s upcoming Star Wars game will change hands within the EA umbrella. Visceral, the team behind such games as Dead Space and Battlefield Hardline, is ramping down and closing after nearly 20 years of making games, EA executive vice president […]

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Woody Allen’s response to Harvey Weinstein’s behavior is as gross as you’d expect

Director Woody Allen commented today on the mounting sexual assault allegations made against Harvery Weinstein, acknowledging that he feels “sad” for Weinstein and is worried about how this scandal will lead to a “witch hunt atmosphere” in Hollywood. Since a New York Times investigative report published Oct. 5, more than 30 individuals have accused Weinstein […]

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Prisoners in Texas donate more than $50,000 for Harvey relief

Flood-damaged debris from homes lines the street in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, in Houston.Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock By Kellen Beck2017-10-15 18:22:54 UTC After Hurricane Harvey devastated Texas and Louisiana in late August, prison inmates in Texas reached out with a helping hand. More than 6,600 incarcerated individuals in Texas dipped into their limited commissary funds to […]

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Blizzard is suing a company for blatantly ripping off ‘Overwatch’

Image: blizzard entertainment By Kellen Beck2017-10-13 17:36:15 UTC There’s a Chinese mobile game called Heroes of Warfare, which takes as much inspiration as possible from Blizzard Entertainment’s hit game Overwatch. A little too much inspiration for Blizzard’s liking. Blizzard and its Chinese partner NetEase are suing Heroes of Warfare‘s creators, 4399, for infringing on its […]