Monthly Archives: May 2022

Card Shark, the game about cheating, social mobility and getting backstabbed by peasants, is coming June 2

Devolver Digital announced today that Card Shark, the game about cheating at cards, climbing the corporate ladder, and trying not to get murdered like a dog, will finally arrive on June 2. Card Shark looks very cool. Cheating is winning, as the saying goes, and getting caught is very bad news, but there’s a lot more going on here than ...

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Is Japan open to travellers? Some residents not ready to reopen borders

As countries in Asia reopen to international travellers, Japan – one of the continent’s most popular destinations – remains firmly closed. That could soon change. Prime Minister Fumio Kishida announced at a press conference in London on Thursday that Japan would ease border controls in June. Locals often celebrate the easing of pandemic-related border restrictions, but some in Japan say ...

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Google I/O Pinball game showcases tools for web and phone apps

Google released a pinball game on Tuesday ahead of this week’s Google I/O Conference which is designed to show off the company’s favorite programming tools. The pinball game is built with Flutter, a framework designed to help developers write software that will work on Google’s Android, Apple’s iOS, and the web. You can try it by loading the website in ...

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EA announces new Lord of the Rings game

EA is announcing a new Lord of the Rings mobile game in collaboration with Middle Earth Enterprises, but not much is known yet. mobile ea lord of the rings the Lord of the Rings has seen many video game adaptations with mobile games like The Lord of the Rings: Rise to War being the franchise’s newest foray into the medium. ...

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Summer Games Done Quick Features Consecutive Elden Ring Races

The calendar of the Summer games done quickly event from June 26 to July 3 has been unveiled. It looks like a pretty stacked lineup this year, but I’ve listed some of the spiciest entries below: Introducing the Ocarina of Time Beta Friday, July 3, 4:57 p.m. PST / 12:57 a.m. BST dwangoAC, TASBot, Save State, Sauraen The Legend of ...

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Musk’s tweet about Japan doomed by low birth rate sparks anger – but not just at him

Children walk on their way home from school in Tokyo June 30, 2006. REUTERS/Toshiyuki Aizawa/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, May 9 (Reuters) – A tweet from Elon Musk saying Japan would “eventually cease to exist” without a higher birth rate sparked a flood of sarcasm and anger on Monday – although much angst ...

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Celebrate AAPI Heritage Month With These Stellar Games

Although the video game industry has a long history in Asian countries such as China, Japan and Korea, it is important to note that Asian Americans have also played a major role in the development community since industry design. Asian American creators have helped create some of the most unique, innovative and influential games of the past decade, especially ...

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View Area Baseball Playoff Results | High school sports

Not selected Class 5A Best of three quarter-finals No. 8 St. Amant to No. 1 Barbe: Match 1: St. Amant 7, Barbe 4; Game 2: Beard wins 5-0; Game 3: Saint-Amant wins 5-4. Saint-Amant wins the series 2-1. No. 5 Zachary vs. No. 4 Sulfur: Game 1: Sulfur 11, Zachary 2; Game 2: Sulfur wins 6-3. Sulfur wins the series ...

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‘Like a family’: Japan’s virtual YouTubers earn millions from fans

TOKYO: Mayu Iizuka ditches her soft-spoken persona and begins cackling, screaming and flailing wildly in a makeshift studio in Tokyo as her avatar appears on a livestream in front of hundreds of fans. Virtual YouTubers like Iizuka, who voices and hosts a character called Yume Kotobuki, have turned a niche Japanese subculture into a thriving industry where top accounts can ...

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Android app deals of the day: Kingdom Rush Vengeance, Teslagrad, Roguelite 2, and more

Our Friday collection of Android game and app deals has now been curated for you below. Just be sure to check out this week’s deals on official Google Pixel 6 Pro cases as well as the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4/Classic and Lenovo’s C13 Yoga 2-in-1 enterprise Chromebook. Headliner app discounts include titles like Kingdom Rush Vengeance, Teslagrad, 911 Operator, Mars ...

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Nintendo of America President Doug Bowser compares life to video games in the early U.

Nintendo of America President Doug Bowser delivers his commencement address to the University of Utah graduating class Thursday during commencement ceremonies at the Jon M. Huntsman Center. (Live stream from the University of Utah) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Nintendo of America President Doug Bowser returned 38 years after graduating from the University of Utah to ...

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Thursday GFN: 4K and 27 games on GeForce NOW in May

Enjoy the good things in life. May seems perfect for GeForce NOW gamers. RTX 3080 Members can now take their games to the next level, streaming at 4K resolution on the GeForce NOW PCs and Macs native apps – join the 4K support in the living room with TV SHIELD. There’s also a list of 10 titles ready to play ...

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Obituary of Ivica Osim | Football

Bosnian footballer and manager Ivica Osim, who died aged 80, was perhaps best known for resigning in bitterness to coach Yugoslavia on the eve of the European Championship final in 1992 , protesting the Serbian bombardment of his hometown, Sarajevo. Declaring that “my country does not deserve to compete in the European Championship”, he left, never to return. Osim has ...

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Slap the Rocks on Xbox, PlayStation and Nintendo Switch

Block sliders have been around for years, but that won’t stop development teams from trying to evolve the genre. The latest to try are those from AFIL Games, as they’re teaming up with Ratalaika Games and Eastasiasoft to let Xbox, PlayStation, and Switch gamers hit the rocks. Slap the Rocks is now available on Xbox One, Xbox Series X | ...

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Best Bad Loans in America | Top 5 Direct Payday Lenders for May 2022 |

It might be hard to get a loan with bad credit because most of the time, lenders prefer people who have a good credit score. If your credit score is not good enough, you will feel that your score is an obstacle to achieving our financial desires. It is very important to be well aware when choosing a lender to ...

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From tabletop to PC and back – adaptations of tabletop games

The first-ever WASD show has passed, but we want you to share the industry wisdom that was shared during the event if you weren’t able to attend. We upload all the wonderful discussions from PCGamesN Theater to our Youtube channel for those of you who missed it, and the latest is about the world of tabletop games and their various ...

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Japan and the Netherlands off to a strong start at the Wheelchair Tennis World Cup

You viewed more than 50 articles in the last 12 months. Keep Olympic News Free Support insidethegames.biz for just £10 For nearly 15 years now, insidethegames.biz has been at the forefront of fearless reporting on what’s happening in the Olympic Movement. As the first website not to be placed behind a paywall, we have made information about the International Olympic ...

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Should you ever take out a payday loan? Here’s what Dave Ramsey thinks

Image source: Getty Images Could a payday loan cause you financial problems? Key points Payday loans are a type of short-term loan. Payday loans usually have very high interest rates. Finance guru Dave Ramsey has provided some advice on payday loans. If you’re struggling to find cash to cover an unexpected expense, payday loans may seem like a viable solution. ...

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Mario against the Anthropocene | Sierra Club

Yuts grew up in Norco, Louisiana. He was two years old when a catalytic cracker (a piece equipment that breaks down muddy oil into lighter chemicals) at the local Shell refinery failed, creating a fireball that killed seven workers in 1988. The explosion was heard in New Orleans, 17 miles away away, and left cars and houses covered with a ...

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Five New Steam Games You Probably Missed (May 2, 2022)

On average, a dozen new games are released on Steam every day. And while we think that’s a good thing, it can be hard to keep up. Potentially exciting gems are sure to be lost in the deluge of new things to play, unless you sort through every game released on Steam. So that’s exactly what we did. If nothing ...

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15 SNES Games You Didn’t Know Were Censored

Aside from religious content, the biggest target of the trigger of a stopwatchThe censor was Ayla. In the original version of the game, Ayla was a violent, fun-loving, hard-drinking companion who was likely bisexual. In the Western version of the game, virtually all of these elements have been removed or toned down. However, it’s pretty easy to see these aspects ...

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