Despite its overly corporate sheen, the annual Game Awards show has slowly become one of the key dates on the gaming calendar. Taking over from Spike TV’s long-running Video Game Awards show in 2014, The Game Awards began life as a celebration of the year’s best games, but is now more anticipated as a glimpse into the next. With most of the year’s games on shelves by the time the December show rolls around, The Game Awards has become the venue of choice for publishers to announce new titles and shed more light on upcoming ones. Away from the throng and pressure of E3, The Game Awards has seen teasers and trailers for games as big as Metal Gear Solid V, Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding and From Software’s Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. In its inaugural year, it was the first showcase to demo gameplay from Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. It is hosted and arranged by former game journalist Geoff Keighley, the erstwhile host of the Spike … [Read more...] about The Game Awards 2018: What new games will we see at announcement hotbed?
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By Yuji Nakamura Published 3:05 pm PDT, Tuesday, August 21, 2018 Photo: Jewel Samad / AFP / Getty Images Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Indonesian Susi Susanti lights the cauldron during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta. Video game players are competing in the games. Indonesian Susi Susanti lights the cauldron during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta. Video game players are competing in the games. Photo: Jewel Samad / AFP / Getty Images Sport or sellout? Debate rages over medals for video games 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Forget swimming goggles and running cleats. As athletes gather for Asia’s biggest sporting event in Jakarta this week, much of the attention is on computer mice and chunky headphones. For the first time, the Asian Games — the Olympics … [Read more...] about Sport or sellout? Debate rages over medals for video games
BEGIN SLIDESHOWComic-Con: Amazon debuts Good Omens first look video!From their Comic-Con showcast today, Amazon has released a Good Omens first look video for the upcoming six-part miniseries from co-author and showrunner Neil Gaiman. Check it out in the player below along with the new teaser poster!It was also confirmed at the panel that Oscar, Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning actress Frances McDormand will lend her voice to the series as “the voice of God.”The six-part television adaptation by BBC Studios of the best-selling novel by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett is currently in production in the UK and South Africa to launch globally on Amazon Prime Video in 2019, before also being shown in the UK on BBC Two at a later date.Michael Sheen (Masters of Sex) and David Tennant (Jessica Jones) star as fussy angel and rare book dealer Aziraphale and the fast living demon Crowley, respectively. The cast also includes Jon Hamm (Baby Driver), Jack … [Read more...] about Comic-Con: Amazon Debuts Good Omens First Look Video!
BRITAIN'S Got Talent has provided viewers with memorable winners including the dance troupe Diversity and unlikely opera star Paul Potts. But where are they now? Did they find success after the show - here's everything you need to know... Diversity Shock winners Diversity beat bookies' favourite Susan Boyle to the BGT crown in 2009. They have continued to dance together since their time on the show. Their 2012 tour sold out London's O2 arena, while appearances on Got To Dance - with Diversity leader Ashley Banjo as a regular judge and members Jordan Banjo and Perri Kiely doing a stint as backstage hosts - cemented their status as household names. Ashley appeared on The Real Full Monty and was a judge on Dancing On Ice in 2018. Jordan also on the ice dance show as well as appearing on I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! in 2016. Diversity were struck by tragedy in the summer of 2017 when it was announced that Robert Anker, a member of the dance troupe, had died in a car … [Read more...] about When did Diversity win Britain’s Got Talent and where are the past winners? From Paul Potts and George Sampson to Tokio Myers
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Build your movie-making skills, knowledge at free Freep Film Festival events Freep Film Festival is offering free events dedicated to video journalism, documentary animation, social-impact films and in-progress documentaries. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Detroit Free Press staff Published 9:36 a.m. ET April 5, 2018 | Updated 9:38 a.m. ET April 5, 2018 CLOSE Get a sneak peek at some of the films headed to this year's Freep Film Festival. Detroit Free Press CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE Up-and-coming filmmakers – or anyone interested in the world of documentaries and … [Read more...] about Build your movie-making skills, knowledge at free Freep Film Festival events