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Chris writes about the Internet, in all of its unpredictable glory. You can find him on Google+, Twitter, and, of course WebProNews.
Lords of the Fallen Debut Trailer Launches at Gamescom

While this particular title may not be getting the same level of hype as other Gamescom participants–EA, anyone?–judging by the trailer, Lords of the Fallen looks like it might be worth your time, that is, if cinematic trailers for video …

Star Wars Rumor: Episode VII A December Release?

There have been six theatrical releases of the Star Wars movies, and no, this does not count the re-releases that came in the mid 1990s. Aside from continuing the same narrative, another thing these films have in common is that …

Taking A Look At The Cars of Grand Theft Auto 5
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Driving is an incredibly large portion of open world games. Drive to a checkpoint to pick up a certain objective and deliver it to another side of town; or pick up that passenger and keep them alive for a predetermined …

UFC Takedown Notices Include Lots of Porn UFC Takedown Notices Include Lots of Porn

Make no mistake about it: UFC President Dana White absolutely hates it when people stream UFC fights on the Internet. So much so, in fact, he has been incredibly outspoken about making such an act a felony. With that in …

New Football Manager 14 Trailer Focuses On Game Simulation Engine

Although many prefer their video game sports to be played on consoles with full team control and interactivity, there is a strong community supporting the sports simulation side of the genre. With the 2013 version having a consistently strong showing …

Total War: Rome 2 Preview Highlights Naval Battles

Clear your calendars because the time-sink that is the Total War real-time/turn-based hybrid strategy game is about to pay a return visit to the Roman Empire, allowing players to fulfill their Julius Caesar/world domination fantasies, one turn at a time. …

Conan Tries To Bribe Harrison Ford For Star Wars Rumors

To put it mildly, the news concerning the new Star Wars: Episode VII movie has been muted. Aside from knowing the behind-the-scenes talent, there’s not much else to go. Sure, the movie blog Latino Review is doing its level best …

Family Guy Chicken Fight Gets Live Action  Reenactment Family Guy Chicken Fight Gets Live Action Reenactment
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This is something that should be filed under “when crowd-funding goes right,” because what we have is fantastic allocation of donated funds. The idea for a live action reenactment of Peter Griffin’s famous fight with the Chicken was posted over …

Patton Oswalt Demonstrates How You Own Twitter Patton Oswalt Demonstrates How You Own Twitter

Patton Oswalt has been busy making the Internet his own here lately. While he’s always been a popular figure, his 2013 on the Internet is becoming the stuff of legend. It all began with the epic Star Wars filibuster that …

Listen To Wikipedia Brings Music To Page Edits Listen To Wikipedia Brings Music To Page Edits
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The idea of Wikipedia does not necessarily produce Zen-like feelings. A good resource for quick research, or a place to catch up on missed story arcs, perhaps, but tranquility is not the first thing that pops into your head. Especially …

Square Enix Shuts Down Final Fantasy VII Figures From Shapeways

The Shapeways business model is smart one in that it gives people who may normally have it access to 3D printing technology. It also allows these creative types a showcase to sell these creations, essentially positioning itself as something of …

New Battlefield 4 Teaser Shows Not All Gamers Are Teenage Boys
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With the October 29th release date creeping ever closer, it’s time for EA and Dice to start their marketing push for Battlefield 4, and while the game impressed at E3, competing titles–did someone sayCall of Duty: Ghosts?–to contend with, making …

Welcome To YouTube Video Pokes Fun At The Entire Service Welcome To YouTube Video Pokes Fun At The Entire Service
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YouTube has become a ubiquitous service that many take for granted, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t still ripe to be made fun of. While the novelty may no longer be attached to the video hosting service, it’s widespread use …

Breaking Bad Musical Focuses On Making Meth

In realm of entertainment, it’s Breaking Bad’s world right now. Everything else is on the tube has been relegated to second place; at least until Football Season starts. As the Internet likes to do when something popular hits, a number …

Payday 2 Release Comes With An Impressive Launch Trailer

Overkill Games’ co-op first-person shooter opus is in stores now (digital and tangible), and to celebrate the occasion, the release of Payday 2 also features an impressive, cinematic-style trailer that gives players an idea of what’s in store for them. …

Pac-12 Network Turns To Social Media To Challenge DirecTV Pac-12 Network Turns To Social Media To Challenge DirecTV

The televising of college football is big, big business. Remember all that college sports conference realignment stuff? That was driven by college football, as conference members scrambled over each other in an effort to align themselves with a conference that …

New Breaking Bad Episodes Translates To Lots of Piracy New Breaking Bad Episodes Translates To Lots of Piracy
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Breaking Bad is finally back and the people are rejoicing. Twitter exploded as expected. Memes are already up and running. Another group of people who are excited Breaking Bad is back? People who pirate their TV shows. Granted, the latest …

Google Glass Game Based On An Ant Colony In The Works
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Aside from the novelty of wearing a web-capable recording device on your eyebrow, in order for Google Glass to truly succeed, it will need a killer app that makes it all the more attractive to consumers. While we’ve already seen …

Battlefield 4 Video Shows Us Multiplayer, Ultra Graphics

Say what you will about Dice/EA’s upcoming sequel to their successful Battlefield series, especially when the latest iteration is still popular with the gamer community, the developers certainly now how to make a good looking game. Take this latest video, …

Nintendo Has Sold Over 600 Million Devices Since Its Launch
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Say what you will about Nintendo and its place in modern gaming. While the Xbox and PlayStation may be the dominant software when it comes to the news cycle, the fact that their handheld devices continue to dominate the hardware …

Jay Bilas Has Fun With NCAA/Johnny Manziel Hypocrisy On Twitter Jay Bilas Has Fun With NCAA/Johnny Manziel Hypocrisy On Twitter
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In case you missed it, there is a little bit of potential trouble surrounding the reigning Heisman Trophy winner, Johnny Manziel. It involves the oft-discussed quarterback potentially profiting from autograph sessions during the BCS Championship game. The story is ongoing, …

One More Breaking Bad Trailer To Tide You Over Until Sunday

Five more days. That’s not so bad, is it? I mean, what’s a 120-plus more hours when you’ve been waiting almost a year? Good thing AMC understands how these waits can hurt, and so, they’ve been releasing balms and salves …

Riley Cooper Returns To Team, Practices
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After taking some time away from his team following his oft-documented adventures in racism at that fateful Kenny Chesney concert, Riley Cooper has officially rejoined the Philadelphia Eagles, which obviously includes him rejoining the teammates he offended with his drunken …

A Five Minute Preview of AMC’s ‘Low Winter Sun’

With Breaking Bad getting ready to deliver its last episodes, AMC has something of a void to fill, because a successful channel won’t be successful very long if it rests on the laurels of soon-to-be past shows. Also showing its …