The Dark Souls Board Game Kickstarter Hits £1.5 million

The Dark Souls Board Game Kickstarter Hits £1.5 million

The Kickstarter campaign to fund a Dark Souls board game has topped £1.5 million. With 20 days still left to go, 15,898 backers have donated a total of £1,546,480. The original goal of £50,000/$70,832 USD was reached in just three minutes. Hitting the £1.5 million stretch goal on Kickstarter unlocks the Havel’s Set. If the final two stretch goals — the Crimson Set and Dark Set fixed at £1.55m an…
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IGN's Top 25 Cheesy Action Movies

IGN's Top 25 Cheesy Action Movies

Cheese. Some say it’s a delicious food product made from pressed milk curd left to ripen and age. And they are right; that is a fundamentally accurate description of what cheese very literally is. But literal cheese is for crackers. Figurative cheese? Well, that’s just the glorious, stringy goo that binds together some of the finest action films this side of 1967. Cheesy action movies stand apart …
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Quantum Break’s Shawn Ashmore on the Future of Performance Capture

Quantum Break’s Shawn Ashmore on the Future of Performance Capture

Following its April 5 launch Quantum Break has gone on to become the biggest-selling new Microsoft Studios published IP this generation and was the most played new game on Xbox worldwide during the week of its release. You can check out IGN’s Quantum Break review here if you haven’t already. The developer at the centre of this is Helsinki-based studio Remedy Entertainment (Max Payne, Alan Wake) bu…
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12 Monkeys: "Primary" Review

12 Monkeys: "Primary" Review

Note: Warning: Full spoilers for the episode below. There are a lot of things I don’t know about where 12 Monkeys is headed, but a happy ending doesn’t seem to be in the cards for any of our heroes. Cassie has drawn the especially bad hand of now having to betray her morals and character before she inevitably (at least, so far) dies of the plague she couldn’t stop and leaves her message. In the op…
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King's Quest Episode One Is Free on Xbox One

King's Quest Episode One Is Free on Xbox One

Xbox One owners can get a taste of the new King’s Quest for free. The first chapter of the reboot, A Knight to Remember, can be downloaded for free on Microsoft’s new console. The promotion comes just in time for the third part of the tale. King’s Quest episode three is due out tomorrow. Note that this doesn’t include the full season. The remaining episodes are still full price, though the season …
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Nioh Playable Demo Out for PS4

Nioh Playable Demo Out for PS4

Publisher Tecmo Koei announced a playable alpha demo of Nioh, the anticipated samurai action RPG coming exclusively to PS4, is available now on the European PlayStation Network. The demo will be available in the US tomorrow. Tecmo Koei says that all players who complete one stage of the demo will be rewarded with exclusive launch content for Nioh via PSN, called The Mark of the Conqueror DLC. A re…
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Limitless: Brian's Days at the FBI Are Over Says Producer

Limitless: Brian's Days at the FBI Are Over Says Producer

Brian (Jake McDorman) and his friends were in pretty dire straights when last we saw them at the end of Limitless: “Finale: Part One!” — DEA agent-turned-traitor Adam Brewster (Jacob Pitts) sprung Sands (Colin Salmon) out of jail, while Eddie Morra’s operatives were blown to smithereens. Meanwhile, NZT is now public knowledge, and the elusive “Apocryphon” is still at large. What’s a guy (without …
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Destiny's Revamped Iron Banner – IGN Live

Destiny's Revamped Iron Banner – IGN Live

Eyes up, Guardian! Tomorrow we’ll be jumping head first into Destiny’s newly revamped competitive PVP mode, Iron Banner. This is your chance to get a first look at the newest weapons and armor and to join the discussion about Bungie’s most significant content update since The Taken King. You can catch the stream live at 1:00pm PT / 4:00pm ET on this very page at IGN.com, or on IGN’s Twitch and You…
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Gearbox Is Working on Borderlands 3

Gearbox Is Working on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3 is in development at Gearbox Software. The company’s CEO, Randy Pitchford, revealed on Twitter that Battleborn art director Scott Kester is moving over to the next Borderlands. And Gearbox is planning to include Borderlands 3 easter eggs in Battleborn DLC. Now Pitchford has been open about more Borderlands in the past, teasing new projects in the shooter series. He even said Gearbox …
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Synder & Capullo's Batman Series Ends This Week

Synder & Capullo's Batman Series Ends This Week

We all want the best of the best, so let us point out the hottest comics released each week. We spotlight our favorite comics that we know are money-well-spent and new books that look cool and are backed by some top-tier talent. Check out our picks, then take to the comments to let us know what looks good to you! By writer Scott Snyder & artist Greg Capullo | DC Comics Get out your tissue boxe…
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