The Stan Original movie, The Portable Door, will soon be available on different streaming platforms. It’s based on a book by Tom Holt with the same title and is the first movie in the J.W. Wells & Co. series.
The Circle’s 5th Season just ended with a fan-favorite win which made many fans happy. The Circle is a social experiment reality show originally from the UK and it lasted 4 seasons. Netflix rescued the show and turned it into an American show that allows British contestants to join. In the contest, people live alone and apart.
Metal Gear Survive flopped in the UK, debuting at sixth on the official sales charts. Going just by the physical copies of the games that were sold online and in stores, the title sold just 85% of the copies of Metal Gear Rising.
The action adventure game is a spin-off to the main Metal Gear series and takes place between Ground Zeroes and The Phantom Pain. It is a break in the traditional gameplay for the franchise, focusing more on tower defense than stealth whilst also featuring an in-depth survival mechanic.
The full list of the top 10 sellers in the UK can be seen below.
Grand Theft Auto 5
Call of Duty: WW2
Monster Hunter World
EA Sports UFC 3
Metal Gear Survive
Shadow of the Colossus
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
Super Mario Odyssey
Assassin’s Creed Origins
A prominent YouTube user who was known for his videos on EA’s FIFA series has been fined after he pleaded guilty to gambling offences. In a first of its kind, Craig Douglas, better known on YouTube as NepentheZ, has been ordered to pay $112,000 for running an illegal website that let players gamble virtual currency from FIFA Ultimate Team on real world sporting events.
Apple had confirmed that the App Store is set to see a price increase of 25% in the United Kingdom. The change to pricing, which will come into effect within the next few days, has been blamed on Brexit – the process by which the UK will be leaving the European Union.
The latest release in the Pokemon franchise is the biggest launch for any Nintendo property in the UK, with the games managing to beat out the likes of Wii Fit and New Super Mario Bros. in terms of first week sales.
The FIFA series is one of the most popular franchises in the world so it should come as little surprise that the latest instalment will have sold particularly well. However, few might have expected it to break the sales record for the series.
Actor Kunal Nayyar, best known for his role as Raj in the popular sitcom The Big Bang Theory, has been announced as a guest for next month’s MCM London Comic Con. Nayyar, who plays the neurotic doctor in addition to Vijay in Nickelodeon’s Sanjay and Craig and Gupta in Ice Age: Continental Drift, will be present for the Sunday of the convention.
Warwick Davis (Return of the Jedi, Willow, Harry Potter) will be one of a number of stars in attendance for this weekend’s MCM Birmingham Comic Con, running from 19th-20th March at The NEC.
Valve has announced that it has partnered with the UK based GAME branch to launch a dedicated Steam section in all stores. The move will see the continued sale of pre-paid Steam cards and hardware such as the Steam Controller, Steam Link and Steam Machines. According to Valve, GAME will be the exclusive home of Steam hardware in retail stores, although digital services such as Amazon will also stock the products.
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