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Is This Our First Look at Red Dead Redemption 2's Dual Discs?

Install or nothing.We’re not entirely sure why Rockstar hasn’t just come out and told everyone that Red Dead Redemption 2 will ship on two Blu-ray discs, but here’s what appears to be our first look at the title’s dual set-up. The photos come courtesy of a Canadian YouTuber and seem…

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Insomniac Pokes Fun at Spider-Man PS4's Puddles with New Stickers

:clap:.Oh we love this! You may recall prior to Marvel Spider-Man’s release there was some controversy regarding the title’s puddles – or lack thereof. The hot button gaming drama of the time, many forum goers complained that the amount of H2O in a particular scene had been reduced, prompting shouts…

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Warframe's massive open-world Venus expansion, Fortuna, is out next month on PC

Developer Digital Extremes has announced that Fortuna – Warframe’s massive open-world Venus expansion – will be launching on PC in November, with an Xbox One and PlayStation 4 release due “soon after”.Fortuna was first unveiled during Warframe’s third-annual TennoCon, which took place in July this year, and it looks spectacular.…

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Spider-Man PS4 Adds Brand New Features with 1.08 Patch

The game that never sleeps.There was a mix-up with the latest update for Marvel’s Spider-Man this week, but v1.08 is available now. This patch actually bundles v1.07 in as well, and it includes an absolute slew of free new features, including New Game + and Ultimate difficulty. It also incorporates…

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Is This Our First Look at Red Dead Redemption 2's Dual Discs?

Install or nothing.We’re not entirely sure why Rockstar hasn’t just come out and told everyone that Red Dead Redemption 2 will ship on two Blu-ray discs, but here’s what appears to be our first look at the title’s dual set-up. The photos come courtesy of a Canadian YouTuber and seem…

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Insomniac Pokes Fun at Spider-Man PS4's Puddles with New Stickers

:clap:.Oh we love this! You may recall prior to Marvel Spider-Man’s release there was some controversy regarding the title’s puddles – or lack thereof. The hot button gaming drama of the time, many forum goers complained that the amount of H2O in a particular scene had been reduced, prompting shouts…

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Warframe's massive open-world Venus expansion, Fortuna, is out next month on PC

Developer Digital Extremes has announced that Fortuna – Warframe’s massive open-world Venus expansion – will be launching on PC in November, with an Xbox One and PlayStation 4 release due “soon after”.Fortuna was first unveiled during Warframe’s third-annual TennoCon, which took place in July this year, and it looks spectacular.…

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Spider-Man PS4 Adds Brand New Features with 1.08 Patch

The game that never sleeps.There was a mix-up with the latest update for Marvel’s Spider-Man this week, but v1.08 is available now. This patch actually bundles v1.07 in as well, and it includes an absolute slew of free new features, including New Game + and Ultimate difficulty. It also incorporates…

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Agent 47 can dress up as a sinister scarecrow in Hitman's free Hallowe'en DLC pack

IO Interactive has announced that it’s releasing a special Hallowe’en-themed DLC pack for Hitman on PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 – and it’s completely free.Hitman’s free Hallowe’en DLC offering should already be available to download on all platforms, and brings with it a selection of somewhat seasonal tricks and…

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Soulcalibur 6 review – a return to form that's not without its flaws

My fondest memories of Soulcalibur, the long-running 3D fighting game from Bandai Namco, are playing on Sega’s Dreamcast and Nintendo’s GameCube, parrying until I felt like I could parry blindfolded. I’ve always loved Soulcalibur’s parry – a clash of weapons, a spark, a cling! Predict your opponent’s move, time the…

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Can Now Be Preloaded on PS4

The West awaits.If you’ve pre-ordered Red Dead Redemption 2 digitally on PlayStation 4, you’ll be happy to hear that you can now download the title ahead of its 26th October release date. Those of you with slower internet connections may want to get it done sooner rather than later, because…

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Legendary UK Magazine GamesMaster to End After 25 Years

Multiformat publication GamesTM also axed.It’s been a rough decade for games magazines, and two more casualties have been claimed. Legendary publication GamesMaster, which has been running for a whopping 25 years, will end on 1st November, as will its multiformat accomplice GamesTM. Staff from both magazines will be redeployed throughout…

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Marvel Movie Removed From Disney’s 2020 Release Schedule

As Disney and Fox rework their future release slates in light of their impending deal, the Mouse House has removed an untitled <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/marvel/"><strong>Marvel Studios</strong></a> movie…

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20 Things Wrong With Glee Everyone Chooses To Ignore

<strong><i>Glee </i></strong><span style="font-weight: 400;">may be over, but the show’s popularity hasn’t waned since the series finale. Over the course of six seasons, the show about…

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Batman Prequel Pennyworth Casts Paloma Faith As Villain

Paloma Faith is the last cast member to join the Epix Batman Prequel <strong><em><a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/pennyworth/">Pennyworth</a></em></strong>. The series <a href="https://screenrant.com/alfred-pennyworth-prequel-series-filming-start/">starts production Monday, Oct. 22</a> at Warner Bros.…

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DESTROYER (2018) Movie Trailer: LAPD Detective Nicole Kidman’s Dark, Torturous Past in Karyn Kusama’s Film

  Destroyer Trailer Karyn Kusama‘s Destroyer (2018) movie trailer stars Nicole Kidman, Toby Kebbell, Tatiana Maslany, Sebastian Stan, and Scoot McNairy. Destroyer‘s plot synopsis: “DESTROYER…

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Everybody's Golf VR Takes a Shot in Virtual Reality Next Year

Hole in one.One of Sony’s oldest franchises will make the transition to its newest piece of hardware next year, as Everybody’s Golf VR lines up a Spring 2019 release. In development at Clap-Hanz and Japan Studio, the PlayStation VR exclusive will move the series’ classic gameplay to an all-new perspective,…

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UK mags GamesTM and GamesMaster shut down

Veteran UK video game magazines GamesTM and GamesMaster are to close. Both mags are in the process of publishing their final issues, Eurogamer’s sister site GamesIndustry.biz announced this morning. Future, the publisher of both magazines, said staff would be “redeployed” at the company. GamesTM launched in 2002 at Imagine Publishing,…

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PlayStation 4 exclusive Days Gone delayed

Days Gone will now release on 26th April 2019 instead of its previous release date in February.It’s probably for the best. As well as gaining a couple of extra months in development, Days Gone’s previous release date would have seen it launch directly against Anthem, Crackdown 3 and Metro Exodus.The…

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NASA came up with 21 new constellations — including Albert Einstein, Godzilla, and the Starship Enterprise

In celebration of a long-lived space telescope that’s mapped an invisible side of the universe, NASA just released a list of 21 modern and unofficial constellations. Space might look like a dark void studded with just a few specks of light, yet this is something of an illusion. What we see is only a rainbow of visible light: a limited slice of the electromagnetic spectrum, and of reality itself. Our…

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Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales review – a card game with the heart of a blockbuster

I had concerns about Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales. What worried me most was the story. It’s the most important thing; the premise the game is sold on, and a chance to return to the world of The Witcher. How could Thronebreaker possibly follow on from the outstanding The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt? When I first played, I wasn’t sure it could. The queen whose royal sabatons I was filling left me cold. I couldn’t relate to her stuffy world of advisors and generals, and I didn’t like them. Her mission to reclaim gold stolen by bandits? Hardly mutant monster-hunter Geralt…

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Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales review – a card game with the heart of a blockbuster

I had concerns about Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales. What worried me most was the story. It’s the most important thing; the premise the game is sold on, and a chance to return to the world of The Witcher. How could Thronebreaker possibly follow on from the outstanding The Witcher 3:…

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Far Cry 5: 20 Items That Are Impossible To Find (And How To Get Them)

<strong><em>Far Cry 5 </em></strong>took the elements that made the series great and mixed them into a heady Molotov cocktail of action and politics. The story picks up in Hope County,…

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Godzilla: NASA Names A Constellation After The Iconic Monster

NASA has named a star constellation after the iconic monster known around the world as <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/godzilla-2-2/"><strong><em>Godzilla</em></strong></a>. The giant creature first appeared in Toho's <em>Gojira,</em> which was…

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Best Look Yet At Disneyland's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge

New aerial photos have been captured of Disney Parks' newest theme park <em><strong><a href="http://screenrant.com/tag/star-wars">Star War: Galaxy's Edge</a></strong></em>, and they're by far the best look we've gotten…

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Smaller Game Stores May Not Be Able to Sell Red Dead Redemption 2 Until November

Supply issues, apparently.Imagine being an independent retailer, banking on this year’s biggest game making up a chunk of your end of year earnings, only to be told that you won’t receive stock until November. That’s the dilemma staring a bunch of small US shop owners in the face, as a…

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Claire Redfield's Military Costume Doesn't Look Particularly Practical

It’s ‘armless.As revealed earlier in the month, Claire Redfield can change into a military themed outfit in Resident Evil 2 – assuming that you order the Deluxe Edition of the game, or one of its many other premium permutations. And here’s our first look at the legendary heroine sporting her…

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Guide: SoulCalibur VI – All Characters in the Finished Game

Every playable soul.So, which characters have made the cut in SoulCalibur VI? Bandai Namco’s long running fighting game franchise is out now on PlayStation 4, and fans naturally want the character roster to be as sharp as possible. The series has a catalogue of impressively designed duellists, and SoulCalibur VI…

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Rockstar Games defends itself over working conditions claims

After report of 100-hour weeks, studio’s co-head Rob Nelson says: ‘We will not stop working to improve in this area’Rockstar North’s co-studio head Rob Nelson…

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Suits Dr. Lipschitz, Lewis Litt’s Therapist, Murdered by Hit Man

There’s a new trailer out for IO Interactive’s Hitman 2. In it we see Sean Bean talking to a therapist in a ‘Matrix’ style white room with some symbolic nic-nacks. But here’s the weird part, you only see the top and side of the therapists head – and he looks remarkably like Dr. Lipschitz from the Suits series. It seems Lewis Litt is going to have another trauma to deal…

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Rocket League cross-play party system delayed until 2019

Let’s face it – everything’s better with friends, and this is a mantra Rocket League developer Psyonix has championed for some time. As one of the studios most vocally in favour of cross-platform play, Psyonix has actually already implemented the feature, which currently allows PC, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch…

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Sony Wants 100 Per Cent of Its US Operations to Be Powered by Renewable Energy

And it’s aiming for 2030.We all need to be thinking about conserving energy, but it’s especially crucial that companies run their operations responsibly and in a more environmentally friendly manner. Sony was recently given a very poor D-rating by Greenpeace in a tech report, after it relied on just five…

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The Battlefield 5 campaign lets you play as the Nazis but "it's not a hero story", insists DICE

The Battlefield 5 campaign lets you play as the Nazis, but “it’s not a hero story”, the developers have insisted.The Last Tiger, the last of the game’s War Stories due out in December 2018, is set during the twilight of World War 2 as the German army “descends into chaos”.…

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Rockstar Employees Rally Around Company After Crunch Concerns

Staff irritated by accusations.Earlier this week, an interview with Rockstar co-founder Sam Houser sent shockwaves through the industry, as he appeared to suggest that the studio had been working 100 hour weeks in order to get Red Dead Redemption 2 out of the door. This, he later clarified, was not…

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Reigns: Game of Thrones review – death, disaster and dark magic on your phone

iPhone, Android, PC; Devolver Digital/NerialYou decide the fate of the denizens of Westeros in this Game of Thrones tie-in, which is, appropriately, a bloody riotAn…

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Review: WWE 2K19 – The New King of the Ring

The crown jewel.Much like the WWE’s actual touring schedule, the WWE 2K series never stops. This lineage of games has been releasing every single year since WWF SmackDown on the original PlayStation in 2000. As a result, each entry has started to become mostly iterative rather than radically different, as…

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Aquaman's Brother May Be The Hero DC's Universe Needs

The latest DC Comics event, "Drowned," sees the <strong><a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/justice-league/">Justice League</a> </strong>literally out of their depth – and it looks as though Aquaman's greatest enemy, Ocean-Master, could…

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Manifest Gets Full Season Order From NBC

NBC has given a full season order to drama mystery TV show <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/manifest/"><strong><em>Manifest</em></strong></a>. The series tells the story of a group of passengers on an airliner that…

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Shameless: 20 Things Wrong With Fiona Everyone Chooses To Ignore

<strong><em>Shameless</em></strong> is full of characters who often do shameless things. Fiona is at the heart of the show and is often the craziness. Because of all…

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Fallout 76 Brotherhood of Steel retcon explained by Bethesda

Fallout fans take their lore seriously, and last week a post suggesting Bethesda had retconned the Brotherhood of Steel into Fallout 76 prompted many to furiously debate the organisation’s roots.The discussion stemmed from an in-game note from Fallout 76 which mentions the Brotherhood of Steel’s extended involvement in Appalachia -…

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Harry Potter: 20 Most Wicked Things Voldemort Did Before Sorcerer’s Stone

Lord Voldemort isn't just the greatest villain in the <strong><em>Harry Potter</em></strong> series, he's also one of the most formidable antagonists in cinematic and literary history.…

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Reigns: Game of Thrones Review – A Neat Adaptation

Although <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/game-of-thrones/"><strong><em>Game of Thrones</em></strong></a> is a huge property, it's not always had the best of luck with video game adaptations. The series, based on…

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Captain Marvel's Mother Could Be The MCU's MAR-VELL

<p style="text-align: center;"><strong>Warning: SPOILERS for <em>The Life of Captain Marvel</em> #4</strong></p>

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TV Review: ARROW: Season 7, Episode 1: Inmate 4587 [The CW]

  Arrow Inmate 4587 Review The CW‘s Arrow: Season 7, Episode 1: Inmate 4587 sculpted a new Arrow. A thicker build, a thicker beard, and thicker…

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The Complete Works Ep. 62: Nicolas Cage – SEEKING JUSTICE (2012)

  The Complete Works Ep. 62 The Complete Works is an in-depth, introspective, and, quite frankly, insane idea – FilmBook contributor Mike Smith and his…

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Blizzard Tempers Expectations for Big Diablo News at BlizzCon 2018

Cold day in hell.Will Diablo IV be announced at BlizzCon 2018? For a while there it was starting to seem more and more likely, with Blizzard dropping hints that the future of its loot-heavy role-playing series would be unveiled at next month’s event, but now the developer’s trying to temper…

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THQ Nordic Won't Release Wreckfest Until It Loves Playing It

Another one bites the dust.Wreckfest has broken down and been taken back to Bugbear’s workshop, where it will remain for repairs into 2019. The title – which was due out on 20th November – has been delayed on the PlayStation 4 by THQ Nordic, as the publisher works to get…

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Film Review: WILDLIFE: A Triumphant Directional Debut for Dano [LFF 2018]

  LFF 2018 Wildlife Review Wildlife (2018) Film Review from the 62nd Annual London Film Festival, a movie directed by Paul Dano, starring Carey Milligan, Jake…

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Assassin's Creed Odyssey's first live Epic Mercenary event has been cancelled

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey was due to launch its first live event this week, setting players forth across Ancient Greece in search of limited-time japes. However, thanks to unspecified technical issues, Ubisoft has been forced to admit defeat and cancel the whole thing.

Last week, Ubisoft announced that Odyssey’s live events -…

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Dream Daddy Flirts with PS4 on 30th October

Coming out on top.We’ve got a bone to pick with the PlayStation 4 version of Dream Daddy: where’s the exclusive Kratos add-on pack? Game Grumps, the creators of last year’s PC-based dating sensation, could have at least given us Joel from The Last of Us – heck, we’d have settled…

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You'll soon be able to date your Dream Daddy on PlayStation 4

Daddy dating game Dream Daddy will soon be dispensing its delightful daddies for the delectation of PlayStation 4 owners, starting on October 30th.Dream Daddy: A Dad Dating Simulator launched on PC last year and quickly became something of an internet sensation. Turns out everyone’s thirsty for daddies. It casts players…

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Something strange is happening to Fortnite's floating island

Fortnite’s map is continually evolving – we’ve had rockets, meteors, and most recently a giant purple cube (nicknamed Kevin) which spent several weeks rolling over the grassy hills of Lazy Links. Having transformed Loot Lake into a millennial version of the Wizard of Oz, the cube seems to have reached…

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Being openly political in games is "bad for business", The Division developer says

Video games are big business, and publishers inevitably want to sell as many copies as possible. So why risk alienating half your audience by being openly political if half your audience might be turned off by what you’re trying to say?That’s the point which The Division developer Alf Condelius made…

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Sean Bean will be killed off again, this time as Hitman 2's first elusive target

Everyone knows Sean Bean dies in (almost) every film he’s in. But now you’ll get to kill him yourself – as the first Elusive Target in Hitman 2. Better known as Boromir, Sharpe or poor old Ned Stark, Sean Bean will appear in Hitman 2 as a former MI5 agent…

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Japanese Sales Charts: Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Is a Huge Hit on PS4

Blackout.Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 has stormed the the top of the Japanese software charts, shifting an impressive 229,000 copies on PlayStation 4. Immediate sales have bettered those of Call of Duty: Black Ops III, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, and Call of Duty: WWII, making this a big…

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Hitman 2's First Elusive Target Mission Stars Sean Bean

The Undying.The first season of IO’s Hitman on PS4 had a great set of missions to start with, but the limited time Elusive Targets kept things ticking over. These special missions gave you one chance to take down a brand new character in one of the game’s existing levels, and…

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Rumour: Red Dead Redemption 2 Physical Copy May Come with Two Discs on PS4

Please insert disc 2.We know that Red Dead Redemption 2’s install size is pretty huge, but what does that mean for people who buy the game physically? Discs these days usually just load the game onto the hard drive, but at about 100GB, will one Blu-Ray be enough?Read the full…

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THE AFTERMATH (2019) Movie Trailer: Keira Knightley Struggles with Fidelity to Jason Clarke in Postwar Germany

  The Aftermath Trailer James Kent‘s The Aftermath (2019) movie trailer stars Keira Knightley, Alexander Skarsgård, Jason Clarke, Kate Phillips, and Jannik Schümann. The Aftermath‘s…

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20 Storylines Once Upon A Time Wants To Forget

For seven seasons, <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/once-upon-a-time"><em><strong>Once Upon A Time</strong></em></a> chronicled the lives of all of our favorite fairy tale characters, both in the real world and in…

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Annabelle 3 Casts Katie Sarife In Leading Role

<em>Youth & Consequences</em> star Katie Sarife has been cast in a leading role in the horror film <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/annabelle-3/"><strong><em>Annabelle 3</em></strong></a>. Sarife's character will be one…

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Godzilla vs. Kong Lines Up The Nun Star Demián Bichir

Demián Bichir has entered talks to play a leading role in director Adam Wingard's MonsterVerse crossover film, <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/godzilla-vs-kong/"><strong><em>Godzilla vs. Kong</em></strong></a>. The MonsterVerse launched in…

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 review – a battle royale with military precision

PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC; ActivisionThe shooter has gone multiplayer-only, bringing its own brand of exhilarating action and tactical warfare to the game modes popularised…

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The Quiet Man's second playthrough will add sound in a game about deafness

It seems a little odd to instantly undermine your game’s central selling point. Nonetheless, that’s exactly what’s happening with Square Enix’s new title. The Quiet Man, which is due to release on PC and PlayStation this November, centres on the journey of a deaf protagonist as he searches for a…

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