In Other News – 04 July Homegrown Hottie Edition

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Tegan Potgieter

Good morning. In less than an hour, aircraft from here will join others from around the world. And you will be launching the largest aerial battle in the history of mankind. "Mankind." That word should have new meaning for all of us today. We can’t be consumed by our petty differences anymore. We will be united in our common interests.

Perhaps it’s fate that today is the Fourth of July, and you will once again be fighting for our freedom… Not from tyranny, oppression, or persecution… but from annihilation. We are fighting for our right to live. To exist. And should we win the day, the Fourth of July will no longer be known as an American holiday, but as the day the world declared in one voice: "We will not go quietly into the night!" We will not vanish without a fight! We’re going to live on! We’re going to survive! Today we celebrate our Independence Day!

In Other News: Movies that were too close, Mortal Kombat and Final Fantasy get steamy, Runescape has a date and why Blinking is awesome.

Here’s the news that we didn’t post today, because we were too busy grilling hot dogs over at Zoe’s place and watching Team America.

News

Pokemon X and Y – New creature Monorpale revealed
Karaoke app coming to Wii U
Microsoft to hold a Gamescom conference
Final Fantasy VII released on Steam
Nintendo remains unwilling to end region locking
Runescape 3 enters the sixth age on July 22
Natural Selection to add a female marine as a free update
Assassin’s Creed 2 is the next game in the Xbox free games lineup

Stuff

Every video game should have Blink from Dishonoured
Why we need Skyrim on next-gen consoles
Ten minutes to remind you why GTA mods are hilarious
The visual evolution of Halo this generation

Videos

Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition – Steam launch trailer
The Last of Us – Them or us
The Bureau XCOM Declassified – Demo walkthrough

What’s on at The Movies

This new trailer for Frozen is turning Japanese
Top List Thursday – Top 20 similar movies that were released at nearly the same time
Love is deep in this first trailer for Lovelace
Colin Trevorrow talks Jurassic Pak IV
Lose yourself in The Cabin in the woods maze
Families come in all shapes and sizes in this teaser trailer and poster for Boxtrolls
Vince Vaughn is a guardian angel, not a superhero in this trailer for Delivery Man

Model: Tegan Potgieter

Last Updated: July 4, 2013

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