Universal Could Lose $70 Million on Winter's War

Universal Could Lose Million on Winter's War

Universal Pictures may lose as much as $70 million on The Huntsman: Winter’s War, likely extinguishing the studio’s Huntsman franchise. Variety reports rival studio executives believe the fairly tale film will end up costing Universal big money. Other sources familiar with the project believe Universal may only take a $30-40 million hit, thanks to potential success on home entertainment platform…
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Apple Reports Over $50 Billion in Revenue Last Quarter

Apple Reports Over Billion in Revenue Last Quarter

Apple reported its second quarter earnings today, and revealed it made $50.6 billion USD in revenue for the quarter. Apple was quiet on specifics in its press release, mentioning nothing of Apple Watch, iPhone, or other hardware sales in the release. Those numbers will likely come up during the company’s call with its investors. CEO Tim Cook referred to current market conditions as “strong macroe…
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Darkest Dungeon Delayed on Sony Platforms

Darkest Dungeon Delayed on Sony Platforms

Darkest Dungeon’s PlayStation 4 and Vita ports have been delayed until late July or August, Red Hook Studios announced today. Gameplay adjustments for PlayStation’s controllers are “not a quick process,” the developer said in an update on its site. “We have a level of quality that we want to ensure in all of our releases and we would rather take some extra time to make it right, rather than rush i…
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Harry Potter Villain Actor Now an MMA Fighter

Harry Potter Villain Actor Now an MMA Fighter

Josh Herdman, who played Gregory Goyle in the Harry Potter series, is exploring a new career path in addition to acting: professional MMA fighting. As The Mirror reports, after serving as Draco Malfoy’s right-hand man during his time at Hogwarts, Herdman won his first amateur MMA fight this past weekend in London. Image via MirrorWhile serious about his potential MMA career — he holds a shodan bl…
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SHIELD Recreates Gwen Stacy Death Cover for 4-Part Finale Event

SHIELD Recreates Gwen Stacy Death Cover for 4-Part Finale Event

Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD is hyping its final four episodes before the Season 3 finale by promising a big death is on the horizon. IGN can exclusively reveal new art for the “Fallen Agent” event. It recreates the iconic The Amazing Spider-Man Issue 121 cover that previewed the death of Gwen Stacy. Continue reading…
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Director Says Civil War Happened Because of BvS

Director Says Civil War Happened Because of BvS

Filmmakers Joe and Anthony Russo believe Marvel moved forward with Captain America: Civil War because of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’s announcement. Speaking with The Hollywood Reporter, Joe Russo discussed how Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige’s thoughts evolved on their pitch for the upcoming movie, especially after Warner Bros. announced they were making Batman v Superman. “There have…
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Sony Files Trademark for 'The Sentinel'

Sony Files Trademark for 'The Sentinel'

Sony has filed a trademark for something called The Sentinel in Europe. The trademark was filed today, April 26, with the European Union Intellectual Property Office (via Gematsu) under Class 9 for computer and video games software, as well as Class 14 for internet-related electronic games. Sony has yet to announce anything related to this new trademark, so stay tuned to IGN in the event The Senti…
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Game of Thrones: 6 Book Elements We Miss

Game of Thrones: 6 Book Elements We Miss

UPDATED: Spoilers for both HBO’s Game of Thrones TV series (through Season 5) and for all of George R. R. Martin’s completed A Song of Ice and Fire novels follow… Not that HBO’s Game of Thrones hasn’t deviated from the original George R. R. Martin books, but from a book-to-show adaptation standpoint, knowing what can happen in situations like these, the show’s actually been surprisingly faithful…
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Fallout 4 Rolls Out Mod Support and Tools

Fallout 4 Rolls Out Mod Support and Tools

Modding in Fallout 4 just became a lot more streamlined. Assuming you download the beta patch, that is. Update 1.5 for Bethesda’s latest open-world adventure includes new mod features that allow them to be installed, critiqued, and bookmarked all within the game client. The developer also released its Creation Kit — the same tools used to create Fallout 4 itself — for free on its website. Which sh…
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Supergirl: Season 1 Review

Supergirl: Season 1 Review

Warning: Full spoilers for Supergirl Season 1 follow. So much about CBS’s Supergirl series was flawless right out of the gate. Melissa Benoist, for example, totally encapsulated the lead role and portrayed both the vulnerability of Kara Danvers and the determination of Kara Zor-El. The character was also written very well: strong, capable, upbeat, but also not above making mistakes and owning up t…
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