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Your Favorite Elder Scrolls Character Probably Died A Horrible Death

Kotaku - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 01:00

Your Favorite Elder Scrolls Character Probably Died A Horrible Death

An Imgur user has put together an exhaustive list of recurring characters in Elder Scrolls games—from Arena all the way up through Skyrim and The Elder Scrolls Online. Is your favorite character on it? Probably. Did they suffer some kind of cruel, shocking fate between games? Yeaaaaah... probably again.

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Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods Gets TV Interview on Good Morning Texas

Anime News Network - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 01:00
Voice actors Christopher Sabat (Vegeta) and Jason Douglas (Beerus) appeared on WFAA's morning program Good Morning Texas with a slew of Dragon Ball Z fans...
Categories: General Anime

Mirror's Edge was born to be high-res.

Kotaku - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 23:00

Mirror's Edge was born to be high-res. The latest shots up at Dead End Thrills show Dice's first-person runner looking sharper than ever. Pleeeease don't let Mirror's Edge 2 suck, pleeeeease don't let Mirror's Edge 2 suck...

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A Certain Scientific Railgun Scores Big with Customizable Tokyo Verdy Soccer Jerseys

Anime News Network - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 23:00
If you missed out on this summer's Pikachu x Japan national team jerseys, despair not&#8212there are still cute soccer jerseys to be bought, especially...
Categories: General Anime

North American Anime, Manga Releases, July 27-August 2

Anime News Network - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 22:40
Bleach, Dr. Slump films; Dear Brother, Problem Children Are Coming From Another World, Aren't They?, Senran Kagura: Ninja Flash! anime; Kinoko Inu manga ship
Categories: General Anime

Live-Action Attack on Titan Confirmed for 2 Films

Anime News Network - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 22:07
Hiroki Hasegawa, Kiko Mizuhara, Kanata Hongou, Takahiro Miura, Nanami Sakuraba, Satoru Matsuo, more join cast
Categories: General Anime

Flaunt Your Failures In The Form Of An Official "Yamcha Is Dead" T-Shirt

Anime News Network - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 22:00
Dragon Ball Z's Yamcha's shortcomings as a support character may have earned him his fair share of heckles and memes over the years, but now you can wear...
Categories: General Anime

Video: Exodus and Kirk Hammett have ‘Godzilla’ sighting in San Diego

Metal Insider - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 21:42
Well, we knew this was going to happen eventually. As soon as Kirk Hammett told Rolling Stone that he’d be jamming with his former band Exodus at the San Diego Comic-Con, we knew video would eventually make its way online. Now someone has posted footage of the band jamming on the Blue Oyster Cult classic “Godzilla.” […]
Categories: Music

Space Brothers #0 Film Attendees Will Receive 'Volume 0' Manga

Anime News Network - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 21:30
Manga creator Chūya Koyama writes original script for the origin film opening on August 9
Categories: General Anime

Borderlands Rap Album Is... Not Half-Bad, Actually

Kotaku - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 21:30

Borderlands Rap Album Is... Not Half-Bad, Actually

Yes, somebody made a rap album entirely about loot-tacular shooter Borderlands. Surprisingly, it's not the worst thing ever. It's kinda good, actually. I know, right?

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Reminder: There's Going To Be a Mad Max Game, Too

Kotaku - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 21:14

 There's Going To Be a Mad Max Game, Too

One of the biggest hits at this year's Comic-Con International was the fresh look at Mad Max: Fury Road, the new take on George Miller's classic dystopian opus. With all the buzz around the new trailer, it's a good time to remind ourselves that there's going to be a game set in the same grungy future wasteland.

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Yep, heavy metal spin class is a thing

Metal Insider - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 21:01
Brooklyn is no stranger to trends, trend pieces or metal. Every now and then, the three combine. for something that’s either awesome, a head-desk moment, or a combination of the two. We’re talking about a borough where there was a black metal tasting menu, for the love of satan. Brooklyn’s St. Vitus was the place […]
Categories: Music

"Video games and movies are finally starting to steal the right things from each other," according t

Kotaku - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 20:29

"Video games and movies are finally starting to steal the right things from each other," according to the writer of an interesting new essay in Dissolve that covers the likes of L.A. Noire, Snowpiercer, The Last of Us and Edge of Tomorrow.

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Disarmonia Mundi releases ‘making of’ videos for 10th anniversary of second album

Metal Insider - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 20:10
2004 was a huge year for metal, with a lot of big-name releases and bands breaking into the mainstream. One album that flew very far under the radar that year was Fragments of D-Generation, the second album from Italian melodic death metal group Disarmonia Mundi. The band includes vocalist Claudio Ravinale and multi-instrumentalist/producer Ettore Rigotti, and […]
Categories: Music

New York Comic Con to Host Manga Artist Takeshi Obata

Anime News Network - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 20:07
Death Note, Bakuman artist to appear at October Convention
Categories: General Anime

Call Of Duty Bummer: They Opted Not To Have Teleportation Grenades

Kotaku - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 20:00

 They Opted Not To Have Teleportation Grenades

The new Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, futuristic-looking as it is, will not have teleportation grenades. So it was reported in a VentureBeat profile of CoD:AW studio Sledgehammer Games. Too unrealistic.

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Add This Life-Size Flame-Flame Fruit From One Piece To Your Fruit Display

Anime News Network - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 20:00
While the Mera Mera no Mi (Flame-Flame Fruit) gave One Piece's Portgas D. Ace the enviable powers of fire manipulation, at the most, it will probably just...
Categories: General Anime

Dave Lombardo’s band PHILM to release new album in September

Metal Insider - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 19:33
It’s fair to say that in the court of public opinion, at least, that Dave Lombardo got the short end of the stick when he and Slayer parted ways.  However, he appears to be moving on, and is ready to release another album from his band PHILM. A trailer for the trio’s sophomore album, Fire From the […]
Categories: Music

Metroid's Brightest Samus Suit, Now A Glowing 20-Inch Masterpiece

Kotaku - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 19:31

Metroid's Brightest Samus Suit, Now A Glowing 20-Inch Masterpiece

Acquiring the glowing, bone-colored Light Suit was the coolest moment in Metroid Prime 2: Echoes, and one that deserves to be commemorated by a 20-inch tall, $365 glowing statue from First 4 Figures.

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