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Only 29 percent of Hollywood’s speaking roles are filled by women, study says

By Ryan Faughnder, Los Angeles Times

February 24, 2016

Filed under Uncategorized

An extensive new study of diversity in Hollywood paints a damning portrait of the film and television industry behind and in front of the camera, describing the media landscape as "whitewashed" and calling the lack of inclusion...

Top video game news of the week

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

December 18, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Kojima partners with SonySony has announced a partnership with Hideo Kojima and his new independent development studio Kojima Productions. Their plan is to create a new game for the PlayStation 4 and PC.Kojima revealed on Twi...

Top video game news of the week Dec. 6

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

December 11, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

'Final Fantasy VII Remake' to be a seriesAt the PlayStation Experience press conference on Dec. 6, Square-Enix announced the "Final Fantasy VII" remake will release in multiple entries.The publisher claims the game will be "told acros...

Top video game news of the week: Oct. 12

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

October 16, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Nintendo NX is a console-handheld hybridNintendo is supposedly sending out development kits of their upcoming new console, codenamed the NX.Reports claim that the console will have "industry-leading chips" to compete with Xbox ...

‘The Nathan Drake Collection’ is a treasure rediscovered

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

October 14, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

"X" marks the spot in this treasure trove of excellent game content. "Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection" is a compilation and remaster of Naughty Dog’s Uncharted trilogy. The games are a story driven action-adventure ser...

Top video game news of the week: Oct. 5

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

October 9, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

New Far Cry game announcedUbisoft Montreal has revealed “Far Cry Primal,” the most recent entry in the popular first-person exploration series.The game mixes up the formula and takes place during the Stone Age in 10,000 B.C....

Top video game news of the week: Aug. 30

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

September 4, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Battlefront Beta, Release dates, New Xbox — oh my!‘Star Wars Battlefront’ to get BetaOn Tuesday, publisher Electronic Arts announced there will be an open beta for the upcoming "Star Wars Battlefront" in early October.This beta...

China lifts a ban and Warcraft’s expansion announcement

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

July 29, 2015

Filed under Pulse

Great news on the gaming front this week as China is finally lifting a ban that prevented video games consoles from being sold in their country. There were a few surprises as well. Blizzard Entertainment revealed the next “...

Get excited: Final Fantasy VII’s Remake is official

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

June 22, 2015

Filed under Pulse

Each year in June, gaming developers and the media travel to Los Angeles to attend the Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3. This is the biggest news event in the video game industry and reveals the most important announcement...

Video games receive their very own Christmas in June

By Grant Meyer l @GrantMeyerDe l Daily Egyptian

June 17, 2015

Filed under Pulse

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, more commonly referred to as E3, is the biggest press conference in the gaming world. All of the high profile video game companies head to Los Angeles to show off their biggest plans and games to...

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