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That Skylanders Netflix show with Norm is out on October 28

Spyro is dead. Long live Spyro. I was just re-watching a great "Did You Know" episode on the series, and how the team at Insomniac was able to work some technical wizardry to actually get the thing to run, and found myself wanting to replay...   read

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Skylanders show, which has Norm MacDonald in it, coming to Netflix this Fall

Today, Activision reminded us that the TV show Skylanders Academy exists, and that it will premiere this Fall on Netflix. Along with a lot of bombastic language about how successful the series is despite the Toys to Life market issues ...   read

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Report of Netflix's Game of Thrones-style Zelda series 'not based on correct information'

I was so excited for the reported "Game of Thrones for a family audience" Legend of Zelda series that Netflix was producing that I went ahead and wrote up my "dream cast" (SEGA joke) for the series. Looks like my ace television product...   read

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Zelda Netflix series

Casting The Legend of Zelda: A Netflix television series

Netflix is reportedly making a live-action television series based on The Legend of Zelda. The news immediately sent the country, nay the world into mass hysteria. Some folks expressed unfettered glee. Others were upset, their minds dr...   read

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Dream cast

Dream cast: I want these actors for Netflix's live-action Legend of Zelda

I'm sure you've heard the bizarre news. Netflix is working on a live-action The Legend of Zelda series that is described as, "Game of Thrones for a family audience," which is kind of like if Breaking Bad was about Peanuts&nbs...   read

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Legend of Zelda

Zelda on Netflix looks to be Game of Thrones for the whole family

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that a live-action The Legend of Zelda series is currently being developed by Netflix. According to mysterious sources quoted by the Journal, the series is still in its early stages of development and is...   read

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Xbox Live Gold

Microsoft gives three month window for Xbox Live Gold refunds

Microsoft made substantial changes to the Xbox Live Gold subscription program yesterday. Because it's altered a service that people paid for in advance, Microsoft's giving customers an out in the event that they're unhappy with the revision...   read

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Games with Gold coming to Xbox One, June titles revealed

Microsoft is coming up on the one-year anniversary of its Games with Gold program in which Xbox Live Gold subscribers can download two free games per month on Xbox 360 to own even if their membership lapses. In June, there will be three fre...   read

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Xbox Live

Rumor: Microsoft to waive Xbox Live Gold requirement for Netflix, Hulu

[Update: Microsoft has confirmed that entertainment apps are being set free.] As much as I've gotten used to the idea that Xbox Live Gold is a requirement for certain entertainment apps, that's not to say Microsoft shouldn't change its poli...   read

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Tony Hawk, Pokmon, Razor Scooter & Rise of Mana

Good evening, teens! Here’s today’s DTOID News update, which I’m turning into a weekly show so we can make more interesting things happen. Do you have Playstation Plus? Because depending on where you live, you can get a bu...   read


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Pokemon will be hitting Netflix soon

Fresh off of the news that a number of Pokemon movies and series have hit Hulu, it appears as if Netflix will be getting in on the action soon. Starting March 1st, Pokemon the Movie: Black and Pokemon the Movie: White will hi...   read

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PS4 apps

These are the 11 apps that are available at PS4's launch

When the PlayStation 4 finally releases on November 15 (one week!), Sony will have 11 apps raring and ready to be downloaded for your entertainment. The mainstays like Netflix and Hulu Plus are obviously included, along some others that won...   read

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Max PS3
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Max for Netflix on PS3 gives you someone to talk to

The PlayStation 3 Netflix app is getting a Siri-like chatterbox you can talk to on lonely nights and feel less divorced from the rest of humanity. The "personalized conversation experience," Max, can help you find things to watch base...   read

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Xbox Live

Netflix accessible to Xbox Live Free members this weekend

As many fans of the series already know, Arrested Development has been revived by Netflix for a fourth season, which is set to premiere this Sunday. To celebrate, Microsoft is allowing those with an Xbox Live Free Membership to access the N...   read

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Next Xbox

Molyneux: Next Xbox needs to focus on games first

Former Microsoft Games Studio director and current mobile developer, Peter Molyneux, is anxious to learn more about Microsoft's next Xbox, set to be unveiled on May 21. However, he fears that Microsoft might be playing up the "media hub" ca...   read

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Console media centers

Trends of this Generation: Consoles as media centers

Yesterday, I looked at one of the most recognizable shifts we've seen in the past few years: motion controls. In the next segment for this editorial miniseries, I want to address integrating a number of disparate services into one device th...   read

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Top game films on Netflix

10 videogame films to watch on Netflix this weekend

With Netflix open to all subscribers on Xbox 360 this weekend, regardless of account type, now seems like a good time to highlight some Netflix streaming videogame films well worth watching. Be sure to add your own picks below!   read

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Netflix unlocked on Live

Microsoft gracious enough to unlock Netflix this weekend

If you don't have an Xbox Live Gold account, you're used to...well...not being able to access basically anything on your console. But you're in luck, as this weekend, Microsoft will allow you the honor and privilege of using Netflix without...   read


PS3 is the number one Netflix device in the world

Sony and Netflix have informed us that the PS3 is the world's most popular device for the streaming Netflix service.  Wait, didn't the Wii have that on lock not too long ago? Well, not anymore, it seems. “PS3 is our lar...   read


Aww: Wii U Nintendo TVii service pushed back to December

[Update: At least the Netflix app will be ready in time for launch, it just won't be a part of TVii.] A massive press release this morning from Nintendo detailed this weekend's Wii U launch and ran down all of the system's features. At firs...   read


Control Netflix on your PS3 with hidden app function

There's a pretty cool feature hidden in the iOS and Android Netflix apps that PS3 owners may want to try out. Engadget found a second screen remote control 'easter egg' that lets you control Netflix on your PS3. If both your phone/tablet an...   read

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Netflix 'Just for Kids' launches on Xbox 360

While you and I cruise the Netflix listings for nudie flix, you wouldn't want your kids doing that. Enter Netflix "Just for Kids," launched today on Xbox 360 as an addition to the current Netflix app. This new service, aimed at children ag...   read


Netflix privacy policy changes after class-action lawsuit

Are you one of the bazillions that watches Netflix on their game systems, mobile devices or enabled TV sets? Current and former Netflix subscribers saw a message hit their inbox tonight informing them of a lawsuit filed against the company ...   read


Netflix, Flickr and Twitter apps now available for Vita

Many of you are unwrapping/charging/updating your brand new PS Vita systems right now. I'm happy for you! Know that several of the Vita apps have just hit the PlayStation Store and are ready for download. They all require webpage-linked aut...   read


Xbox 360 update addresses color issues

When next you turn on your Xbox 360, be prepared to download a patch. Microsoft has issued an update to the Xbox 360 which is intended to fix color issues many were experiencing after the console's most recent dashboard change.  Micros...   read

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