In Other News – 8 January 2015

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Flippin' Prawn

Man this first week back at work has dragged on and on, don’t you think. Don’t get me wrong, I love being back and writing for all of you lovely readers again. I just really hate having to get up at normal human hours again. Can’t we go back to sleeping at the wee hours in the morning and chipping away at that gaming backlog? Oh right, we need money to eat and stuff. As you were then.


In Other News: More game studios shutting down, USB cables can now charge laptops and Valve fails to stop an incredibly complex Team Fortress 2 map.

Here’s the news we didn’t post today because we were too busy arguing over how cool Jar Jar Binks is.


Blacklight and Daylight developer Zombie Studios officially shuts down
Hello Games’ Joe Danger 2: The Movie Coming To Vita Next Week
Smite Xbox One beta registration opened
Valve Rejects Team Fortress 2 Map, Fans Release It Anyway
PS4 Release Date in China Postponed Three Days Before Launch; New Date Not Yet Announced
Dirty Bomb Comes to Steam


Reversible USB Type C connector and 10 gigabit USB 3.1 are here
The Virtuix Omni VR treadmill made us all hot and sweaty
Drones can now legally film real estate for the first time


Droids of Star Wars

Dota 2 WTF Moments 92

The Movies

Marvel’s DAREDEVIL will start sooner than expected!
Phil Lord and Chris Miller talk THE LEGO MOVIE 2
Catch The Bioscope’s Best Films of 2014
Could Batman appear on ARROW after all?
Benedict Cumberbatch talks DOCTOR STRANGE; taking risks and getting spiritual

Last Updated: January 8, 2015

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