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Movie Review: Pixels Proves Once Again That Video Games And Film Do Not Make Good Bedfellows

Pixels Proves Once Again That Video Games And Film Do Not Make Good Bedfellows

Game Over, man

Fun Fact: Pixels was a short, two minute film released in 2010 that briefly depicted a world overrun by an array of characters from old school arcade games. Not So Fun Fact: This short film would go on to be adapted into a feature length film of the same name five years later, starring none other than Adam Sandler. If that doesn't...

News: Pokémon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages Heading to Cartoon Network Later This Year

Pokémon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages Heading to Cartoon Network Later This Year

Jumping through hoops for fans

While the main-series Pokémon games are easily the biggest draw of the IP, the anime and movies have plenty of loyal fans. Localisation enthusiasts should be pleased, then, to hear that this year's major movie release (due this Summer in Japan) will be arriving on Cartoon Network later in 2015. No region is specified,...

News: Find All Pokémon With a Handy Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire Map, Plus Details and Footage for the Next Movie

Find All Pokémon With a Handy Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire Map, Plus Details and Footage for the Next Movie

So much Pokémon

It's not easy catching all Pokémon, even if you want to be the very best. Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire has a sizeable world, of course, so finding all of the 'mon is as big a challenge as successfully nabbing them upon discovery. For any of you struggling to locate every Pokémon there's a particularly handy map that's...

News: Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction Gets Closer to Release in the West

Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction Gets Closer to Release in the West

The Pokémon Company emphasizes X & Y sales of "nearly 12 million"

Update: Below is a new trailer for the Western version of this movie. Original Article: As we've reported previously, Pokémon XY The Movie - The Cocoon of Destruction & Diancie is coming to Japan on 19th July, the latest in a long line of animated films for the franchise...

News: Pokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened Available Now on DVD in North America

Pokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened Available Now on DVD in North America

Doesn't appear to be available in Europe

Earlier this year, around the time that pre-release hype for Pokémon X & Y was somewhat spinning out of control, we told you all about a Cartoon Network event showing Pokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened for the first time. That took place shortly after the games were released, keeping...

News: Yuke's Has A Pacific Rim Game In Development

Yuke's Has A Pacific Rim Game In Development

Expect plenty of big robots

Pacific Rim is one of this year's major cinema blockbusters and it has been revealed that there will be a video game tie-in for it, which will no doubt be released at around the same time. It's to be developed and published by Yuke's, the studio behind the annual WWE licensed releases. The upcoming WWE title is still...

News: Nintendo Told Disney How Bowser Should Hold His Teacup During Wreck-It Ralph Production

Nintendo Told Disney How Bowser Should Hold His Teacup During Wreck-It Ralph Production

Milk and two sugars?

Wreck-It Ralph was a worldwide hit when it arrived in cinemas and much of its success can be attributed to the characters involved in the movie. Obviously there was Ralph, Fix-It Felix and all their buddies, but there were also several cameos from a few members of gaming royalty. Sonic the Hedgehog and his arch-nemesis Dr...

News: The Super Mario Bros Movie Could Have Turned Out Very Differently

The Super Mario Bros Movie Could Have Turned Out Very Differently

Read original drafts that powered up to become the final film

"Women are like old-time sinks. They run hot or cold, no in between." That's just one of the many lines, this one spoken by Mario himself, that might have ended up in the 1993 Super Mario Bros movie had the producers gone with one of four original scripts. It turns out that quite a saga...