Gaming

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The Magic Cube

The Magic Cube

Everyone remembers the Rubik’s Cube, that frustrating cube of plastic that drove every kid insane until they either tore it apart or peeled off the stickers and rearranged them in a faux solution to impress their friends.  Well the Rubik’s …

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LOTRO: Helm’s Deep Expansion Launches Nov 18th

LOTRO Helm's Deep

  THE LORD OF THE RINGS ONLINE™: HELM’S DEEP™ Expansion TO LAUNCH NOVEMBER 18th Players Can Pre-Purchase Latest Expansion To The Award-Winning MMORPG Starting Today   NEEDHAM, MA – September 12, 2013 — Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced today that The Lord …

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The Last of Us Movie

The Last of Us

Saddened that the heavily lauded The Last of Us game wasn’t released for the PC, or don’t feel like dropping $60 on a 6 hour long game?  Afterall, the game has been called a “masterpiece” by many reviewers.  Who wouldn’t …

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Microsoft Announces ‘Halo’ TV Series

Halo

Today Microsoft is unveiling their new gaming system, The Xbox One.  Certainly this is a big deal for Microsoft, gamers, and media, but they’ve dropped an equally big bomb.  In today’s announcement they’ve also reveals development of a live-action Halo …

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The Art of Peter Elson

I first took notice of Peter Elson’s work when I was a young kid who became infatuated with science fiction after the release of the first Star Wars movie in 1977.  Not long after this I was haunting a small …

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Lord of the Rings Online Update 11

MMOs come and go.  I’ve played many of them, but only one has stuck mainly due to the world created by J.R.R. Tolkien.  That game is Lord of the Rings Online.  Update 11 has been pushed to the public test …

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Disney Shutters LucasArts

Disney has made the decision to shutter LucasArts and to immediately cancel all projects currently in development.  Disney purchased all assets from George Lucas in 2012 for just north of $4 billion.  LucasArts was one of those assets. You have …

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