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Careful: Nintendo is banning hacked 3DS systems

Mashable reports: "Nintendo banned a bunch of hacked Nintendo 3DS systems from accessing online services. The 3DS hacking community is, unsurprisingly, freaked out about...

Final 2016-17 TV Rankings: ‘Sunday Night Football’ Winning Streak Continues

Deadline Hollywood reports: "NBC’s Sunday Night Football is primetime’s No. 1 show as the 2016-17 TV season officially ended Wednesday night – tying the...

Bandai Namco and Drecom invest $2.1m in new HTML5 games developer

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "Japanese publisher Bandai Namco has teamed up with another firm to launch a new games company that focuses on HTML5 games. The...

Jay Z’s Tidal Loses Its Third CEO in Two Years

Variety reports: "Jay Z’s Tidal is in the midst of another executive change: Jeff Toig, who became the streaming service’s CEO 18 months ago,...

iHeartMedia Pushes Back Deadline on Crucial Debt Negotiations

Billboard reports; "iHeartMedia said it is continuing negotiations on its proposed debt-to-equity swap with bondholders, and so have moved back the deadline to June...
Censorship crackdowns weigh on Baidu

China’s $24 billion game market has a new competitor: Rastar Games

Venture Beat reports: "A Chinese entertainment company best known for car-based toys is making a big bid for gaming. Rastar Group announced today that...

Disney CEO reports that hackers did not steal Pirates of the Caribbean 5

The Verge reports: "Earlier this month, reports surfaced that hackers stole Disney’s upcoming film Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, threatening...

Nintendo shares hit 8-year high as cult title Monster Hunter is announced for Switch

Tech Crunch reports: "Nintendo is unleashing a monster title on the Switch — quite literally — after Capcom revealed plans to bring its Monster...

Fullscreen & Wattpad Partner on ‘FANtasies’ Scripted Anthology Series

Deadline Hollywood reports: "Fullscreen and Wattpad are partnering on FANtasies, a 10-episode scripted anthology series produced by New Form, set to premiere June 22...

Facebook inks video deals with BuzzFeed and Vox to challenge YouTube

Venture Beat reports: "Facebook has signed deals with millennial-focused news and entertainment creators Vox Media, BuzzFeed, ATTN, Group Nine Media and others to make...

The Oculus Rift’s best VR game comes to the HTC Vive

Tech Crunch reports: "There are only a few virtual reality titles that I’ve played where I need a bit of a “come down” period after...

SuperData: Digital gaming hit $7.7 billion in April

Venture Beat reports: "Market researcher SuperData reports that April 2017’s gaming sales are down from March 2017, bringing in only $7.7 billion compared to...

HTC’s new Link VR headset pairs with its U11 smartphone

The Verge reports: "HTC is unveiling a new VR headset today, designed to work with the company’s latest U11 smartphone. The new HTC Link...

Namco, Twitch tag team Tekken tournament

GamesIndustry.biz reports: "Twitch is expanding its footprint in the world of eSports, today announcing a multi-year partnership with Bandai Namco that will see the...

There’s A Weird New Pokémon Game On iOS And Android Right Now

Forbes reports: "If you're itching for a new Pokémon game, there's one out on iOS and Android right now. Be forewarned: whatever you thought...

Microsoft’s game streaming service Beam rebrands as Mixer, adds co-streaming, a guide & mobile...

Tech Crunch reports: "Microsoft’s live-streaming service Beam, which the company acquired last year shortly after it emerged as the winner of the TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield,...

‘Resident Evil’ Franchise Set for a Reboot

Variety reports: "Based on the Capcom video game, the series launched in 2002 with Paul W.S. Anderson directing, and Anderson, Jeremy Bolt, Bernd Eichinger,...

IMAX Inks Deal with Gaumont Pathé Cinemas to Launch Six IMAX Theaters in Europe

Variety reports: "IMAX Corporation has inked a deal with Les Cinémas Gaumont Pathé, one of Europe’s biggest cinema chains, to launch six new IMAX...

Unity Technologies, Whose Engine Is Behind Pokémon Go, Agrees to Funding

The New York Times reports: "Unity Technologies, which makes software at the heart of Pokémon Go and other video games, has agreed to receive...

Reality TV Veterans Launch Popsugar-Backed Production Shingle

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Unscripted development veterans Tom Huffman and Jane Yusim are striking out on their own with a little help from digital...