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Never Alone’s New DLC Is About Preserving  Iñupiaq History

Kotaku - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 18:30

I never expected the world’s first Alaskan Native video game to come out with DLC. But Never Alone’s new add-on means more than just than just extra gameplay.


Soulfly have something to say about Sodomites

Metal Insider - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 18:20
Soulfly has just released “Sodomites” from Archangel, which is coming out August 14th on Nuclear Blast. This new song comes after the release of a music video for, “We Sold Our Souls To Metal,” and includes an appearance from a new label mate! Said  Max Cavalera on this new song, via Facebook: “I wrote this track about the wrath God […]
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Disney to Release 'Collected Works of Hayao Miyazaki' Blu-ray Set

Anime News Network - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 18:16
Set includes 13 feature films, 1972 Yuki no Taiyō short, 3 Akado Suzunosuke episodes
Categories: General Anime

Miss May I release new video for “Deathless”

Metal Insider - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 18:15
Metalcore squad Miss May I have a new album scheduled to be released on August 7th. via Rise Records titled Deathless and we’ve heard a taste from it before but it is time to listen the title track and that’s exactly what we have for you right now. The song follows the tradition of the sound […]
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Konami's New Initiative: Erotic Castlevania Pachinko

Kotaku - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 18:14

Once upon a time, there was a company called Konami that would release all sorts of delightful video games in all kinds of genres under big, beloved franchises with names like Suikoden, Contra, Gradius, Silent Hill, Castlevania, Metal Gear, and Zone of the Enders.


Five Things You Should Know About The Five Nights at Freddy's Movie

Kotaku - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 17:30

Yesterday, Deadline reported that Gil Kenan (Monster House, Poltergeist remake) was set to direct the Five Nights at Freddy’s movie. Since then, Kenan has been answering all sorts of questions on Twitter and Instagram—and these juicy details give us a better sense of what we can expect from the movie.


1st Ever Dead or Alive Festival Will Stream on August 1

Anime News Network - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 17:15
Japan is holding its first-ever Dead or Alive Festival fan event celebrating the lovely ladies from the fighting franchise. The event will stream live...
Categories: General Anime

The Witcher 3 vs. Dragon Age: Inquisition: The Comparison We Had To Make

Kotaku - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 17:00

In the last half a year or so, we’ve gotten not one but two epic western fantasy RPGs in the form of Dragon Age: Inquisition and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. It’s only natural that we’d want to compare them.


KanColle Kai for PS Vita Delayed Again

Anime News Network - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 16:40
Kadokawa Games announced on Friday that it has delayed the Kantai Collection Kai PlayStation Vita port of its free-to-play browser game again from August...
Categories: General Anime

The Answer talk touring the States, opening for AC/DC & Whitesnake

Metal Insider - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 16:37
The last time Irish rockers The Answer were in the United States, they were on tour opening for AC/DC. That’s a lot to live up to, but this run they just wrapped up was with Whitesnake, another heritage band. You might have caught the the early part of the tour via their tour diary they contributed […]
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The Red Ash Kickstarter Is A Disaster

Kotaku - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 16:36

In 2013, game producer Keiji Inafune earned gamers’ hearts worldwide by promising to bring back Mega Man in the form of Mighty No. 9. Two years later, he’s launched a sloppy, misleading new Kickstarter that threatens to squander all that goodwill.


Years Later, ZombiU Is Hitting PS4, Xbox One, And PC

Kotaku - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 16:13

There have been rumors of Ubisoft porting the excellent Wii U launch title ZombiU to other platforms for a while, but now it’s official: Zombi (no more u!) arrives digitally on August 18.


Shonen Jump Runs Boruto: Naruto The Movie Manga One-Shot

Anime News Network - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 16:10
Variant cover for The Seventh Hokage and the Scarlet Spring also bundled
Categories: General Anime

Ready Player One author Ernest Cline on Growing Up Gamer

Kotaku - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 16:00

“It was the first time I had ever controlled anything on a video screen,” Ernest Cline, the author of Ready Player One—and a new book, Armadasays of playing Space Invaders as a child in 1977. “I was suddenly drunk with power.”


Hatebeak gets a Stern shoutout

Metal Insider - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 15:56
If Howard Stern backs your band, that’s pretty much a ringing endorsement. Just ask Rob Zombie, or Train (ok, maybe don’t ask Train). And while there are plenty of heavy bands that would kill for a shoutout from the King of All Media, the latest act which he spent some airtime playing on his SiriusXM […]
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Today's Best Gaming Deals: Free Rocket League, Rare Replay, and More

Kotaku - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 15:38

Rocket League is the surprise gaming hit of the summer , and PlayStation Plus members can get it for free right now. [FREE Rocket League, PlayStation Plus members only]


GTA V Mod Is Trying To Turn PC Version Into An RPG

Kotaku - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 15:30

All the things you love about GTA V. All the things you love about role-playing video games. Together in one place. It’s slowly happening, all thanks to a person who doesn’t work at Rockstar.


For Today sign new record deal with Nuclear Blast

Metal Insider - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 15:11
Christian metalcore outfit For Today signed a new record deal with Nuclear Blast Records and will release their unnamed new album internationally through the label. Nuclear Blast owner Mark Steiger states about the signing: I am very happy to work with one of my absolute favorite American bands, FOR TODAY. This band is unique in their […]
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Rare Planned a Perfect Dark Spinoff

Kotaku - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 14:40

Rare’s creative director, Gregg Mayles, has been going through the company’s dusty drawers pulling out old design documents to share on Twitter.


Stray from the Path aware of the Eavesdropper

Metal Insider - Thu, 07/30/2015 - 14:30
Stray from the Path are set to release Subliminal Criminal, due out August 14th on Sumerian Records. Having already released two music videos (for “Outbreak” and “Badge & A Bullet Part II”), and streaming “First World Problem Child” (with vocalist Sam Carter of Architects). Stray from the Path has released “Eavesdropper,” featuring Rou Reynolds of Enter Shikari. Reynolds’ part comes at about […]
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