In Other News – 8 November 2013

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That’s right, it’s ION time. That means the working day is over, and seeing as it’s a Friday, it means it’s the start of prime gaming time. I don’t know about you, but I think it feels like a weekend of making a dent in my Steam backlog rather than venturing into shopping centres filled with Christmas music and shopping.

In Other News: Xbox will let you sleep in a Ryse-themed bed, cosplay gets weird at a wedding and Wii U Mario will be promoted on your TV.

Here’s all the news we didn’t post because we were too busy playing Desktop Dungeons and Tiny Death Star.

News

Wii U Mario gets TV campaign
Final Fantasy X-2 HD will have international dresspheres and creature creator
Here’s what you can do with the Xbox One when not playing games
Penello calls the time when Xbox didn’t communicate the "dark days"
Total War: Rome 2 will be coming to SteamOS next year

Stuff

Microsoft reveals Xbox One Hotel complete with Ryse-themed bed
Internet Explorer has a female anime mascot, because that will help revive the dying browser
Talk about geeks, here’s a WoW cosplay wedding

Videos

Check out this PS4 and Xbox One Fifa footage

PS opens up greatness to holders of gold trophies

Check out these nice PS4 launch games

And then check out these Xbox One launch games

Here’s a trailer for UFC to make you want to fight

What’s on at the Movies

Marvel and Netflix teaming up for four new live-action TV series leading to The Defenders mini-series
Who will be your new Wonder Woman?
Coming today to a theatre near you
Check out the new Robocop trailer

Model : A photoshopped suicide girl-esque Hayden Panettiere

Last Updated: November 8, 2013

Zoe Hawkins

Wielding my lasso of truth, I am the combination of nerd passion and grammar nazi. I delve into all things awesome and geek-tastic. You can read more of my words over at www.borngeek.co.za, or just follow me on all the social networks to get the true range of my sarcasm and wit.

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