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Carl Severson of Good Fight recovering after accident

Metal Insider - 5 hours 5 min ago
Good Fight co-founder and president Carl Severson is lucky to be alive. Apparently something fell off a  vehicle, came through his windshield, and he ended up in the trauma center of a NJ hospital. Said Severson via Instagram: “Been in the trauma center for about 24 hrs now. Details and brutal photos later but the gist […]
Categories: Music

Gamecube Controller Responds To Smash Bros. Moves With Shiny Colors

Kotaku - 5 hours 7 min ago

Garrett Greenwood built something that would have been every Smash Bros. fan’s dream during the Gamecube era: A controller that reacts to button presses with various flashy animations.

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Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection Special Edition Revealed for Europe

gamrFeed - 5 hours 16 min ago

Sony has announced that it will be releasing a Special Edition of Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection in Europe, Australia, and New Zealand.

It will include the following:

  • Retail copy of Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection.
  • Uncharted 4 multiplayer beta access.
  • Stealbook case.
  • Sticker sheet.
  • 48-page The Art of Uncharted Trilogy artbook.

Special Edition launches alongside the standard version of the game, on 7th October in Europe, Australia, and New Zealand, and 9th October in the UK and Ireland. No word on whether America will also be getting its own Special Edition.

Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/260291/uncharted-the-nathan-drake-collection-special-edition-revealed-for-europe/

All the Gears of War Games Will Be Backwards Compatible on Xbox One

Kotaku - 5 hours 24 min ago

Microsoft is re-mastering the first Gears of War game for Xbox One. And while the other Gears games won’t be getting the same treatment, you will be able to play them on the company’s newest home console.

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Slipknot bassist taken to hospital mid show

Metal Insider - 5 hours 37 min ago
Slipknot played Hartford, CT last night, but the show came to a halt when “something happened” to  bassist Alex Venturella and he had to be taken to the hospital. As reported by Metal Hammer, vocalist Corey Taylor updated the crowd on what happened: “I’m sorry to say that our bass player, Alex – something happened. I’m not sure what […]
Categories: Music

Red Ash Anime Kickstarter Campaign Reaches US$150,000 Goal

Anime News Network - 5 hours 37 min ago
Comcept, Studio 4°C collaborate to produce 12-minute anime
Categories: General Anime

Vegeta and Goku's First Fight From Dragon Ball Z Remade With... Sheep

Kotaku - 5 hours 47 min ago

YouTuber Hoolopee remade the first battle between Vegeta and Son Goku from Dragon Ball Z’s Saiyan Saga using only common sheep and his superior editing skills.

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Nomura: No Plans for a PS4 Port of Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5/2.5 ReMIX

gamrFeed - 5 hours 52 min ago

If you were holding out hope that Square Enix would port Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5/2.5 ReMIX to the PlayStation 4 then prepare for some disappointing news.

In an interview with Ruliweb, series director Tetsuya Nomura confirmed that there are currently no plans for a port. Nomura was quoted saying the following:

"Recently, we also received a significant increase in requests for the Kingdom Hearts 1.5 Remix and Kingdom Hearts 2.5 Remix to be released on the PS4. Unfortunately, we don't have any plans for that."

So, for the time being at least, if you want to play Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5/2.5 ReMIX then you're going to need to boot up your PlayStation 3.

Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/260290/nomura-no-plans-for-a-ps4-port-of-kingdom-hearts-hd-1525-remix/

Dariusburst Another Chronicle EX Scrolling Shooter Game Gets Port for PS4, PS Vita, PC

Anime News Network - 6 hours 7 min ago
Dariusburst Chronicle Saviours slated for winter 2015
Categories: General Anime

Minecraft crochet dolls, in case the original in-game creatures weren’t charming enough.

Kotaku - 6 hours 37 min ago

Minecraft crochet dolls, in case the original in-game creatures weren’t charming enough. These were made by DeviantArt’s AradiyaToys (via Pixalry)—look below for the hi-res photos, and check out her DA Gallery to find more gaming and pop culture-related amigurumi.

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Build or Upgrade Your PC With Today's Amazon Gold Box

Kotaku - 6 hours 37 min ago

If you’re planning to build a new PC, or even just upgrade your existing rig, Amazon just posted great deals on a variety or peripherals, PC parts, storage, and networking gear to get you started. Just remember that this is a Gold Box deal, so these prices are only valid today, or until sold out. [Amazon]

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Pignite, new Pokémon Safari available in Pokémon Shuffle: Garchompite Competitive Stage upcoming

BulbaNews - 6 hours 58 min ago
The new patch for Pokémon Shuffle has added the Evolving Challenge! Pignite special stage, and a new Pokémon Safari special stage. Additionally, a Garchompite Competitive Stage will be available starting August 7, 2015.
Categories: Pokemon News

Piece of Cake's George Asakura Starts Hazeru Hoshi Manga

Anime News Network - 7 hours 7 min ago
Also: more details revealed for new series by Detroit Metal City/All Esper dayo! creator
Categories: General Anime

Exist Archive Gets Debut Trailer

gamrFeed - 7 hours 13 min ago

Spike Chunsoft has released the first trailer for its upcoming RPG collaboration with tri-Ace, Exist Archive: The Other Side of the Sky.

You can watch the trailer below:

Exist Archive is set to release on the PS4 and PS Vita in Japan this winter. There's been no news yet on a possible western localisation.

Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/260289/exist-archive-gets-debut-trailer/

In South Korea, Dogs Are Getting Plastic Surgery

Kotaku - 7 hours 37 min ago

According to Chosun Ilbo, one of South Korea’s biggest newspapers, some people in South Korea are apparently getting cosmetic surgery for their pets.

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PlayStation Vita Sales Top 12 Million Worldwide

gamrFeed - 7 hours 52 min ago

Sony's eighth generation handheld, the PlayStation Vita, has surpassed the 12 million mark worldwide, according to VGChartz's sales data.

The PlayStation Vita reached the milestone for the week ending June 20. The console sold 36,289 units to bring its worldwide lifetime sales to 12,026,336 units. There have also been 40,335,239 games sold for the PlayStation Vita at retail.

Looking at the software sales for the PlayStation Vita worldwide: four games have sold more than one million units; 18 games have sold more than 500,000 units; and 46 games have sold more than 250,000 units.

Uncharted: The Golden Abyss is the top selling PlayStation Vita game with sales of 1.46 million units. Assassin's Creed III: Liberation has sold 1.27 million units and Call of Duty Black Ops: Declassified has sold 1.26 million units. LittleBigPlanet Vita is the fourth highest selling title with sales of 1.13 million units.

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A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/260284/playstation-vita-sales-top-12-million-worldwide/

Pikachu Event at Baseball Game on August 8th, 2015: announced by SK Wyverns

BulbaNews - 7 hours 58 min ago
A Pikachu Event was announced for the SK Wyverns baseball game on August 8th, 2015. A youtube video teaser was featured on the Pokemon Korea Channel.
Categories: Pokemon News

The First Attack on Titan Movie Stinks

Kotaku - 8 hours 7 min ago

Attack on Titan, of course, is a massively successful—and popular—manga and anime series. This live-action entry is the Japanese film industry’s latest attempt to parlay manga and anime into cinema. Parlay? Sorry, plunder would be more fitting here.

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Valkyrie Drive -Bhikkhuni- PS Vita Game to Ship on December 10

Anime News Network - 8 hours 7 min ago
'Aggressive enormous breasts hyper battle' game stars Aya Suzaki, Kanae Ito
Categories: General Anime