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“The Cuphead Show!”: Cuphead & Friends Set for All-Ages Animated Netflix Series

The wave of video game-to-television-series announcements continues, with Netflix and King Features Syndicate set to bring indie game sensation Cuphead to the steaming service in the new animated series The Cuphead Show!. Game creators Chad Moldenhauer and Jared Moldenhauer will serve as executive producers for Studio MDHR, with C.J. Kettler (Carmen Sandiego) executive producing for […]

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“12 Minutes”: Interactive Thriller Unleashes E3 2019 Reveal Trailer

Think of it as Groundhog’s Day, crossed with Happy Death Day, sprinkled with some “mistaken identity” and “unmask the killer” motifs thrown into the mix and you begin to have an understanding of what Annapurna Interactive‘s upcoming console and PC game 12 Minutes is all about. During XBox‘s E3 2019 presentation, the game developer revealed […]

Doom Vs Doom Patrol - iD Software to Oppose DC Comics' Trademark Application

Doom Vs Doom Patrol – DC Comics Vs iD Software Over Trademark Application

DC Comics has registered the trademark of Doom Patrol for a plethora of goods and services. But it looks like iD Software, creators of the game Doom, are not entirely happy about that. DC Comics was granted the trademark in two sets of categories, the first to cover; Entertainment services in the nature of ongoing […]

Epic Games Announces The First Fortnite Summer Block Party Event

RealTalk: Are We Really Ready to Be Done With Live Service Games

With every season of Fortnite, with every patch to Anthem, and with every new game announcement, Live Service Games are constantly in the public eye. However, they’re also common targets for malcontents in the gaming industry. Whether it’s fans frustrated with Apex Legends’ battle pass or journalists sick of dealing with “free-to-play” games, we’re always […]

The Underappreciated Magic of Anthem

Anthem has had a rough go of it since coming out. As is becoming a rite of passage for online loot shooters like The Division and Destiny, Anthem is having a troubled launch. It’s is a game that has a lot of potential but is garnering ire due to it lacking a significant reason to […]

Metro Exodus Review – The Rack

Metro Exodus is a tough one. As a reviewer, you ask yourself if a game is good or bad. You look at graphics, gameplay, story, and then you appraise how well they all blend. Obviously, there’s a lot more to it but reviews are mostly boiled down to those components. Is a game as good […]



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Half-Life 2 Writer Appears to Return to Valve

After leaving in 2017, Half-Life 2 co-writer Erik Wolpaw has returned to Valve. For the past decade or so, Valve’s interest appeared to be focused on very specific ventures. Cementing Steam as the top PC store was one such, with the Vive, Steam Link, their controller and other various side projects filling out their time. […]

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Patrick Dane’s Favorite Games of the Year of 2018

So, another year is past. 2018 was, in a lot of ways, a trash fire on the grand scale. From division, to politics, to flossing, there were a lot of things that dominated our attention probably for the worst. With 2019 on the horizon though, there is at least a sense of hope as to […]

2018 Readers Awards

2018 Bleeding Cool Readers Awards, It’s Time for Your Nominations!

For our third year in a row it’s time for us to ask you, our readers, to suggest your nominees for this year’s readership awards. With categories spanning the gamut from Comics to Television to Film to Games, we want you to suggest your picks for the best of the best that you discovered this […]

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PUBG Mobile Might Have as Many Players as Fortnite

New numbers in a report seem to suggest that PUBG Mobile might have as many, if not more, players than Fortnite.   The Battle Royale race over the last year has been fascinating to watch. What started with ARMA mods and spun off into its own games, the genre was catapulted to success in the […]

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Taiwanese Video Games at the Taiwan ACG Carnival

The Taiwan Cultural Center in New York highlighted Taiwanese comics and video games at the Taiwan ACG Carnival that was set up at Animefest during the New York Comic Con. The pavilion was sponsored by the Taiwanese Ministry of Culture to bring Taiwanese comics and video games to the United States. Nine comics publishers were […]

KINGDOM HEARTS III – Opening Movie Trailer

Kingdom Hearts Gets Opening Cinematic With New Skrillex Collaboration

Square Enix has released the opening cinematic for Kingdom Hearts 3, featuring a collaboration between Hikaru Utada and Skrillex. With the big rush for the Game of the Year and wrap up of 2018 on everyone’s minds, it’s easy to forget we are jsut a few short weeks away from a big barrage of games. […]

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Anthem Gets Story Trailer Showing Off Impressive Cutscenes

Bioware took to the stage during the Game Awards to show off a new Anthem trailer focused on the story of the game. In the last few weeks, Anthem has been showing itself off a little more. We’ve been seeing the world, customisation and a little more gameplay, but there are still lingering questions as […]

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Far Cry: New Dawn Shows Off Beautiful Post-Apocalypse World

Ubisoft has revealed a new standalone title, Far Cry: New Dawn. You don’t have to go far to find a post-apocalypse game. Taking on a world ravaged by some kind of catastrophe is a concept tied to gaming since its conception. That said, what makes it endearing is that there are so many places you […]

Games You Should Play Instead of Freebasing all that Thanksgiving Gravy

Here at Bleeding Cool, we take gaming very seriously. The list of contributors that have perished at our Editor-in-Chief’s yearly Roller-Turkey tournament deserves its own memorial. Alas, poor Sheila. Her Spyro the Dragon articles where the stuff of legends. This year, we elected to buy Kaitlyn a flame-thrower, so she’s too busy roasting trolls to […]

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THQ Nordic has 35 Unannounced Projects After Acquiring Two New Studios

THQ Nordic announced that it’s picked up developers Coffee Stain Studios and Bugbear Entertainment. It now has 35 unannounced games in active development. THQ Nordic has made it clear it’s not messing around in the last few months. The revived publisher garnered strength with major developer and IP acquisitions of late. While most of its […]

Overwatch League Team Chengdu Hunters Revealed

Blizzard has announced the latest Overwatch League team joining the competition in the form of the Chengdu Hunters. The Overwatch League is flying of late. The game won esport of the year last night at the Esports Awards alongside several big team additions. The league’s season 2 is looking promising with big hope that the […]

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Warcraft 4 is not Currently Being Worked On Says Blizzard

Blizzard has said that Warcraft 4 isn’t on its current docket, saying fans shouldn’t get too excited. The Warcraft brand has been taken over by the visage of World of Warcraft for nearly 15 years now. (If you don’t count Hearthstone.) It’s understandable too. WoW is one of the biggest games ever released. It has […]