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A Googol Of Possibilities In Skylanders Imaginators

A Googol Of Possibilities In Skylanders Imaginators

by Peter Paltridgeon June 1, 2016
There are two ways to deal with a market that was previously growing, but has now flattened out. One strategy is to just give up right then (Disney Infinity). The other is to come up with ways to keep the market fresh, and Activision is taking the second route with Skylanders. They’ve already introduced a […]
Belladonna of Sadness Comes To Blu-Ray

Belladonna of Sadness Comes To Blu-Ray

by Peter Paltridgeon May 31, 2016
One of the great lost masterpieces of Japanese animation has been newly restored in 4k for its first release in the US.  BELLADONNA OF SADNESS follows the mad and sensual tale of Jeanne, an innocent young woman who makes a pact with the devil (voiced by Tatsuya Nakadai, from Akira Kurosawa’s RAN). Filled with explicit […]

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Amazon’s New Pilot Season Debuts June 17, 2016

by Ed Liuon May 31, 2016
Amazon’s New Pilot Season, Featuring Award-Winning and Acclaimed Roster of Talent, Debuts June 17 on Amazon Video Shows feature notable talent, including Matt Bomer, Kelsey Grammer, Lauren Ambrose, David Krumholtz, Jessica Pare, David Arquette, Thomas Lennon, Zoe Kravitz, Michael Pena and Erik Griffin SEATTLE—May 26, 2016—(NASDAQ: AMZN)— Amazon today announced the lineup for its next […]
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“Star vs. the Forces of Evil” Season Two Premieres July 11, 2016 on Disney XD

by Ed Liuon May 26, 2016
STAR VS. THE FORCES OF EVIL, THE ANNIE AWARD-NOMINATED SERIES STARRING EDEN SHER, LAUNCHES ITS SECOND SEASON MONDAY, JULY 11, 2016 ON DISNEY XD — Al Yankovic, Mayim Bialik, Melissa Rauch, Zosia Mamet, Nick Lachey, Patrick Stump and Carl Weathers among Upcoming Guest Stars — The Annie Award-nominated series “Star vs. The Forces of Evil,” […]

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Mike Jones Returns In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon May 26, 2016
There’s only one new offering in this week’s Nintendo Download, but it’s a good one. Believe it or not, the Wii U Virtual Console has gone this long without offering either of the NES StarTropics games. That changed today, when both StarTropics and Zoda’s Revenge: StarTropics II were both made available at once. In this […]
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Nickelodeon Picks Up Season Two of “The Loud House” & New Series “Glitch Techs”

by Ed Liuon May 25, 2016
Nickelodeon Greenlights Second Season of The Loud House as It Hits Number One on TV Nick also Picks Up New Gaming-Themed Animated Series, Glitch Techs Burbank, Calif.–May 25, 2016–Nickelodeon announced today that it has greenlit a 14-episode second season of its new animated series, The Loud House, rising to the top as the number-one animated […]

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Odin Sphere Is Almost Here So Move Thy Rear

by Peter Paltridgeon May 24, 2016
The remastered edition of PS2 classic Odin Sphere will be released in just two weeks, but you can play a bit of it right now. The demo will be available on the Playstation Store starting today. If you’ve never played this lovely and unique game, don’t miss your chance to get a free taste of […]
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Skylanders Now Come In Card Form With “Battlecast”

by Peter Paltridgeon May 24, 2016
Is Disney’s cancellation of the Infinity line a sign that the bottom has fallen out of the toy-to-game market? The venerable Skylanders franchise, which started the whole genre, is two steps ahead in the event that happens: cards always sell, and Skylanders can now be collected as cards too. Skylanders Battlecast is the name of […]

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It’s A Super Mario Minecraft Mash In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon May 19, 2016
This week in the Nintendo Download, the team-up that’s been overdue for years is finally a reality (officially, at least). Mario and the denizens of the Mushroom Kingdom are invading Minecraft with a brand-new free update to Minecraft on Wii U! if Creepers and Zombies weren’t enough to contend with, try Bowser! There’s also a […]