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Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo Being Investigated for Consumer Rights Violations

The Competition and Markets Authority of the United Kingdom has started an investigation into the business practices of Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo, focusing mainly on their online gaming contracts. The CMA will examine whether the contract terms are fair, how easy it is to cancel a pre-order or obtain a refund, and how the auto-renewal […]

UK’s National Videogame Museum Opens Permanently in November

Sheffield in the United Kingdom just got a brand new permanent museum as the National Videogame Museum will open in November. The company sent out a newsletter today letting people know that the official opening will take place on November 24th, and will feature a massive video game library and exhibits for people to check out. […]

Ultimate Beastmaster: WWE Alum C.M. Punk Co-Hosting Season 3

Netflix is set to unleash a third season of international reality competition series Ultimate Beastmaster; with the next round featuring more than 100 contestants from nine countries and a number of well-known names such as MMA fighter/professional wrestler C.M. Punk stepping in to help Tiki Barber and Anderson Silva with hosting responsibilities. But with the renewal […]

Collateral: Carey Mulligan Investigates Deadly Shooting in Series Trailer

What a random, tragic act of violence on the streets of modern-day London turns out to be something much darker and less “random” than it first appears, British detective Kip Glaspie must discover the darker truths driving the cover-up. That’s the premise behind Netflix and BBC2‘s Collateral, the upcoming limited series starring Carey Mulligan (Mudbound, […]

Space Chickens in Space Set to Engage in Some Animated “Fowl Play”

Move over “Pigs in Space”, because you have some stiff competition in the whole space-faring animals category. British production company CAKE, Australia’s Studio Moshi, Mexico’s Ánima and Ireland’s Gingerbread Animation are teaming-up on new children’s animated comedy series Space Chickens in Space. Created by José C. García de Letona and Rita Street, with Jordan Gaucher serving […]

UK Game Devs Want To Brexit The United Kingdom

The reality of the Brexit negotiations seem to have finally set in for British game developers, as they are now queuing up for a Brexit of their own. Game industry organization Ukie (The Association for UK Interactive Entertainment) took a survey of UK-based game developers and found that the industry as a whole had grave concerns […]