Amazon Prime Day 2 Live: All The Best Deals in the UK

Amazon Prime Day 2 Live: All The Best Deals in the UK

Welcome to IGN’s Amazon Prime Day 2018 page, your source for all the best deals in the UK. If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. PAGE UPDATED: 17/07/2018, 11:05AM. I’ll be updating this page with the best deals as soon as they come out, so make sure to check back more than once.   AMAZON PRIME DAY 2 IS HEREContinue reading…
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The July 17 OCE Esports Highlights Update

The July 17 OCE Esports Highlights Update

We’re back with more highlights — we’ve got some Rift Rivals action, a bit of the Call of Duty World League and the end of Gfinity AU’s inaugural Elite Series to showcase! Be sure to head over and check out the rest of the esports hub! Remember you can email tips to me [email protected] or you can just click to send me an email. If you want, you can tweet suggestions at me as well, my twitter is down the bottom of this article. League of Legends — Rift Rivals Pacific 2018 Rift Rivals sees three of the best teams from a region team up to take on the best from two other regions. It’s an awesome initiative, designed to get teams a bit more exposure to international play — and an extra opportunity to play on stage in front of a crowd of people. This year Rift Rivals came to Australia, as the OPL took on team SEA and the LJL from Japan. Continue reading…
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Witcher Tabletop Game Price Revealed, Developer Announces Q&A

Witcher Tabletop Game Price Revealed, Developer Announces Q&A

Tabletop developer and publisher R Talsorian Games announced today that they’ll be holding a community Q&A session about their upcoming product The Witcher Tabletop Role-Playing Game, which releases the following week at Gen Con. Cody Pondsmith, Lead Developer on The Witcher TRPG, will be answering community questions on the #randomworlds IRC channel, hosted by tabletop writer Dan Davenport. The Q&A session will take place on Monday, July 25th at 7:30pm Central (8:30ET, 5:30PT), with transcripts available afterwards. Cover art for The Witcher: The Role-Playing GameContinue reading…
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Rugrats Gets TV Revival and New Feature Film from Nickelodeon

Rugrats Gets TV Revival and New Feature Film from Nickelodeon

Nickelodeon and Paramount Pictures have announced that they will be bringing back the ’90s children’s television series Rugrats with a 26-episode order and a live-action film featuring CGI characters. Both the TV series and movie will continue the adventures of characters such as Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil, Susie, and Angelica. These new stories will also “introduce a new world of characters.” “Rugrats is hands-down one of the most celebrated cartoons in TV history, and we are thrilled for a whole new audience to meet these iconic characters in brand-new adventures,” said Sarah Levy, COO, Viacom Media Networks; and Interim President, Nickelodeon. “What was true in 1991 when the original show premiered is still true today: kids are fascinated with the world of babies. We can’t wait for today’s kids to meet Tommy, Chuckie and pals.” Continue reading…
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How Cyberpunk 2077 Benefits From Its Tabletop Origins

How Cyberpunk 2077 Benefits From Its Tabletop Origins

“Steal from the best, but admit you did it.” As a veteran designer for both tabletop and digital games, this is the advice that Cyberpunk creator Mike Pondsmith offered new game designers during a recent interview with IGN. He expounded, saying that “You’re not going to invent it all yourself – you’re going to learn from other people.” While this is certainly excellent advice for newcomers to the world of game development (or just running their own tabletop RPG session), the idea also bolsters my faith in CD Projekt Red’s upcoming Cyberpunk 2077, and reminds me of how important it is that Cyberpunk 2020 (along with several other versions of the tabletop RPG) came before it. Continue reading…
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