Russell Crowe Confirms The Mummy Role

Russell Crowe Confirms The Mummy Role

Gladiator star Russell Crowe will play Dr. Henry Jekyll in Universal Pictures’ The Mummy. It was reported last week that Crowe was in early talks to star in the film alongside Tom Cruise. In an interview with Collider, the actor confirmed the role. Russell Crowe (right) in The Nice Guys with Ryan GoslingContinue reading…
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Stellaris Review

Stellaris Review

The promising new space strategy game Stellaris has the pedigree to be great. With the experts at Paradox putting their own spin on a classic genre, it seems like a can’t-miss proposition. But it does miss, turning great early-game potential into a slow, dull grind. Stellaris makes a great first impression. The empires in each game are randomly generated to have their own species traits, backgroun…
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Street Fighter 5 Misses Sales Target

Street Fighter 5 Misses Sales Target

Street Fighter V sold 1.4 million copies on PC and PlayStation 4 between launch and March 31. In its recent financial report, Capcom said the latest installment in the Street Fighter series has “maintained steady sales,” however it has missed its original sales target of 2 million by the end of the company’s fiscal year. There are a few possible reasons the game didn’t sell as well as expected. IG…
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Battlefield 1 Devs Working to Prevent Battlefield 4-Style Launch Problems

Battlefield 1 Devs Working to Prevent Battlefield 4-Style Launch Problems

Battlefield 1’s developers have been working “for a long time” to ensure Battlefield 1’s launch isn’t a repeat of Battlefield 4’s problematic release. Speaking to GamesBeat, producer Daniel Berlin explained that avoiding the mistakes of Battlefield 4 is “a focus for us. We know it was a difficult launch. We’ve been working on this for a long time.” Battlefield 4’s problems were myriad, mainly affe…
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Donkey Kong World Champ Achieves Perfect Score

Donkey Kong World Champ Achieves Perfect Score

Donkey Kong world record holder Wes Copeland has completed what many believe to be a perfect run. In a three-and-a-half-hour stream on May 5, Copeland achieved the score of 1,218,000. The significance of this score is that it’s considered, at this point in time, to contain all the points available in Donkey Kong. You see, upon completing Donkey Kong the player restarts from the first level. To out…
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Capcom Teases Big Resident Evil Plans

Capcom Teases Big Resident Evil Plans

Capcom’s recent financial results include a mysterious reference to the company’s plans for the Resident Evil series Spotted by NeoGAF user Chobel, Capcom’s most recent Investor reports tease at a “full-scale offensive” for the Resident Evil series, possibly indicating the release of at least one more Resident Evil game (besides the upcoming Umbrella Corps) before the end of the financial year on …
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Picking Sides in Total War: Warhammer

Picking Sides in Total War: Warhammer

The races of Total War: Warhammer aren’t just four skins of the same basic faction with a few magicians and monsters thrown in for good measure. Instead, they represent meaningfully different choices that promote radically different play-styles for each of the key areas in the game. This begs the question of how you choose which to play as and which might best suit your preferred approach to conqu…
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The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine DLC Might Have an Official Release Date

The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine DLC Might Have an Official Release Date

A seemingly accidental Steam listing suggests that The Witcher 3’s Blood and Wine expansion will be released on May 30. Released and subsequently pulled down over the weekend, the listing was screencapped by Twitter user, Wario64. Wow, they took the page down already. Well, here’s my screencap then. pic.twitter.com/2jg0GqzpYl — Wario64 (@Wario64) May 8, 2016 It contradicts previous reports that in…
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Forza Motorsport 6 NASCAR Expansion Leaked

Forza Motorsport 6 NASCAR Expansion Leaked

It looks like Forza Motorsport 6 could be set to receive another expansion, if new images of what appears to be a download card for some unannounced Forza 6 DLC are to be believed. Spotted on Reddit, the supposed card was snapped at a UK retailer. If the card is legitimate the pack will cost £15.99 in the UK. The text on the back of the card claims the expansion will feature 24 cars from the 2016 …
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Carter on Future X-Files: "I Can't Imagine There Wouldn't Be More"

Carter on Future X-Files: "I Can't Imagine There Wouldn't Be More"

Spoilers for X-Files Season 10 ahead.  Although last season ended big cliffhanger, X-Files fans are currently in the dark regarding the roll-out of future episodes. What’s going to happen to Mulder and Scully? Is humanity doomed? Are there probes on that UFO?  IGN recently had the opportunity to chat Carter about the tonal evolution of his classic show, its legacy, and of course, his plans moving …
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