Entertainment

PUBG Mobile Now Has 3 Million Players in the US, Most on Android: Report

HIGHLIGHTS PUBG Mobile now has 3.1 million US players Out of those, 1.7 million are on Android PUBG Mobile recently achieved 100 million downloads In a new development, the popular PlayerUnknown’s Battleground (PUBG) mobile game has managed to achieve three million players in the United States. According to the latest data from analytics platform App Ape, the PUBG Mobile game has crossed ... Read More »

IOC, E-Sports Seek Closer Ties at ‘Historic’ Summit

The Olympic movement may be dedicated to celebrating world-class athleticism but some say its growth can be helped by something that requires hardly any movement at all: gaming. At a first-of-its-kind summit in Lausanne on Saturday, e-sports leaders will meet International Olympic Committee executives to explore how the enormous popularity of gaming can draw more young fans towards the Games. “The goal ... Read More »

Spider-Man Limited Edition PS4 Pro Announced

\ With PS4-exclusive Spider-Man having a September 7 release date, Sony has revealed the Limited Edition Spider-Man PS4 Pro console for $400 (around Rs. 27,500). It includes a fully customised ‘Amazing Red’ 1TB PS4 Pro console featuring the iconic Spider-Man logo, a matching Dualshock 4 wireless controller, Spider-Man game on Blu-ray disc, and a PlayStation Store download voucher for The City That Never Sleeps DLC. In addition ... Read More »

Fortnite Micro-Transaction Revenue Hits $1 Billion: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Fortnite has an Android version in the works Fortnite has surpassed PUBG on revenue It’s currently on PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS, and PC Battle royale shooter Fortnite is on PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS, and PC with a Fortnite Android version in the works as well. And it seems that Epic Games’ efforts with the title have seen ... Read More »

I would see my fans everywhere and wonder why am I not getting work, says Bobby Deol

Reclaiming the lost glory — this is how actor Bobby Deol’s journey can be summed up. One of the biggest stars in the 1990s and early 2000s, he confesses he ‘lost his way’ somewhere after that, but with biggies such as Housefull 4 and Yamla Pagla Deewana 3 in hand, things can only get better. Excerpts from an interview: Your ... Read More »

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 to Get More Free Content Than Any Other Game in Call of Duty History – Report

HIGHLIGHTS Black Ops 4’s free content includes maps and specialists Themed events could allow access to premium maps The game is out on October 12 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is out on October 12 and in the run up to this it seems that the game will have a wealth of free content drops, so much so that Activision ... Read More »

Nvidia Overestimated Bitcoin Mining Demand, Stuck With Excess GPU Inventory: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Nvidia apparently has a surplus of current generation GPUs This has resulted in the delay of launching new ones A top OEM has reportedly returned 300,000 GPUs to Nvidia At Computex 2018, Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang announced that the company would not be launching any new GPUs for “a long time”. Perplexing when you consider that the GeForce 10 series of cards ... Read More »

Nintendo Kills Nintendo Switch Pre-Owned Games to Combat Piracy: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Nintendo has apparently resorted to banning Nintendo Switch game cards This has been done to combat growing piracy concerns The Nintendo Switch has been in the crosshairs of hackers since launch Nintendo has taken a drastic step to combat piracy on the Nintendo Switch. The hybrid console, while enjoying early success, has been the centre of attention for hackers aplenty ... Read More »

Atlas Entertainment Names Richard Suckle Its President

Atlas Entertainment has promoted Oscar-nominated producer Richard Suckle to the position of president. He will work with company founder and CEO Charles Roven to guide the direction of the film and TV company, mentor its creative executives and continue producing. Related Charles Roven: A Q&A With The PGA’s David O. Selznick Honoree Reveals When He Knew He Really… Suckle joined Atlas in 1992 as Roven’s ... Read More »

Geppi’s Entertainment Museum to close as comic and art collection heads to Library of Congress

Geppi’s Entertainment Museum will be closing and its collection will be donated to the Library of Congress. (Kim Hairston, Baltimore Sun video) Geppi’s Entertainment Museum, a pop-culture treasure trove next to Camden Yardssince 2006, will be closing after Sunday, with owner Steve Geppi donating much of his historic collection of memorabilia to the Library of Congress. “As a Baltimorean, you might ... Read More »