It’s been two years since the “Blurred Lines” verdict, but the daze has just begun. According to a BBC report last week, recording artists are now being instructed not to talk publicly about their musical influences for fear of exposure...Show More Summary
On /Film Daily for July 17, 2017, Peter Sciretta talks about all the big announcements, huge reveals, and footage previewed at Disney’s every-other-year fan convention D23 Expo. We learn about Avengers: Infinity War, Wreck It Ralph 2,...Show More Summary
Kingdom Hearts 3 remains as solid as morning mist, but here are some new details on it anyway. A new Kingdom Hearts 3 trailer was released at D23 Expo, Disney’s fan convention. For some reason, Square Enix has elected to block most of the action in the first minute with scrolling cut out letters that […]
‘Your father has accomplished something extraordinary… and dangerous!’ intones Mrs. Which near the beginning of the teaser trailer for Ava DuVernay’s A Wrinkle in Time. She’s talking to Meg (Storm Reid) and is one of three mysterious beings who send Meg, her brother and a friend to save him. Show More Summary
A unexpectedly groundbreaking sequence from Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 was shown at Disney’s D23 Expo, and it's all anyone can talk about
Orange County Register multimedia journalist Mark Eades was all over the first day of Disney’s D23 Expo. Check out the videos below. Mark Hamill talks about being a Disney legend on the red carpet. Oprah Winfrey, Whoopi Goldberg and Stan Lee all received awards for being Disney legends. Also, John Lasseter, the chief creative […]
Joe Quesada of Marvel talks about calling Stan Lee and bringing the company out of bankruptcy
D23 is underway and everyone's talking about the crowds
Hundreds of people camped out underneath the Anaheim Convention Center
John Grisham has a new novel out that's been selling and selling. It's called Camino Island, and it's a little different from what we normally see from him. We caught up with Grisham a few weeks ago at Book Expo America to talk about the book (and a little about...
Mr Aonuma, Mr Nakano and Mr Takizawa will be at @japanexpo for a #Zelda Masterclass on 07/07 at 12:30 CEST https://t.co/vW8AxyZPrP — Nintendo of Europe (@NintendoEurope) June 26, 2017 We imagine this talk will focus entirely on Breath of the Wild, and will certainly be interesting for fans around the world. Show More Summary
OPINION: I never thought it could happen to me, but it did … I somehow ended up in a Nintendo commercial in real life. On my flight home from E3 (the Electronic Entertainment Expo game event in Los Angeles), I ended up talking with the person sitting next to me because she saw me playing Nintendo’s […]
With the end of the Electronic Entertainment Expo June 15, Facebook analyzed how the video game convention drove conversation on its platform. From June 9 through 15, Facebook said 17 million people talked about E3 and the major games and brands associated with the show. Overall, users shared 41 million posts, likes and comments related...
The GamesBeat crew has lost its mind. We have gone repeatedly into the belly of the Electronic Entertainment Expo beast, and the trade show has revealed the beast in us. Now, we need to talk about video games at E3. On today’s episode of GamesBeat Decides, the entire team gets together to discuss the best […]
Deputy Director of Economics and Domestic Production Issues for the National Pork Producers Council, Dustin Baker, was at the World Pork Expo last week talking with producers about their concerns for the future of the industry. Trade is always at the top of that list, Baker says, since pork is a global market, but already NPPC is looking forward to... Read More
At the Digital Dragons expo in Poland last month, Justin Bailey (not that one), the CEO and founder of the investment/crowdfunding platform Fig, spoke about the decline of crowdfunding. Bailey compared the history of video game crowdfunding...Show More Summary
Where’s Ambulance Driver next, you ask? Next stop on the summer leg of Ambulance Driver’s 2017 World Tour is the Connecticut EMS Expo at the Mohegan Sun Casino Resort in Uncasville, CT. I’ll be giving a few talks, and signing books from 12:00 -2:00 on Friday, June 2 and Saturday, June 3 at the Code...
We’re wrapping up our preview specials for the Electronic Entertainment Expo trade show here on the GamesBeat Decides podcast, and that means it’s time to get into Nintendo. On this episode, hosts Mike Minotti and Jeffrey Grubb talk about Super Mario Odyssey, a Rabbids crossover game that’s happening for some reason, and the chances of seeing […]
I wrote this piece on Facebook on this day in 2013. As far as I can tell I didn't post it on my blog. It should totally be in the archive. So here goes.. I was once giving a talk at MacWorld Expo, probably in 1986 or 1987. This was the peak of popularity of MORE. Show More Summary
Ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), Facebook is measuring what people are talking about in the console and PC game markets. During April alone, 36 million people talked about their favorite games — including those coming at E3 — more than 100 million times. E3 takes place in mid-June in Los Angeles, and it […]