Techradar
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From slow and easygoing life simulators like Animal Crossing, to fast-paced platformers like Super Mario 3D land you're not short of options. No 3DS? Check out our guide to the best New 3DS and New 3DS XL deals So read on for the 18 best 3DS games, or if you're looking to dip your toe into the more retro DS library, then check out our list of the best Nintendo DS games . What's Nintendo's newest handheld like? We review the New Nintendo 3DS ! While Mario has always been bold and brave, his brother Luigi is ... well, not. Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon follows the less adventurous of the two Mario Bros. as he wanders through mansions with a tepid nervousness that's just as likely to make you laugh as it is to sympathize with the game's green-hatted hero. Dark Moon, the sequel to the original Luigi's Mansion on the Nintendo GameCube, is an adventure game through and through.
Politico
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Taking the call from Flynn, Cernovich hurried out onto his back patio, shut the sliding door to the living room and paced around for several minutes out back. The Flynns, father and son, are also big on #MAGA Twitter, and have become fans of Cernovich’s work there. The elder Flynn, who like his son regularly tweets out links to fake news stories, tweeted an endorsement of Cernovich’s Gorilla Mindset book; he has also called Yiannopoulos “one of the most brave people that I’ve ever met.” Cernovich declined to comment on his relationship with the Flynns, or with almost anyone else. He said he avoids knowing the names of people he communicates with, and tries to forget their names if they tell him, in case he is ever subpoenaed. He consciously models his approach to media and politics on “fourth-generation warfare”—that is, insurgency and counterinsurgency, which includes the use of fluid, ad hoc alliances.
Japan Times
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Kimi Takura quit his fast-paced job as a deliveryman when he was 22 after he was hospitalized for a month with exhaustion. Out of work, ...
Techradar
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The Witness, by Braid creator Jonathan Blow, was one of, if not the best, puzzle games of last year. Now, almost twelve months on, the game has finally made its way to Android as an Nvidia Shield exclusive. The news might come as a disappointment for mobile gaming fans, given that the games slow-paced nature would be a perfect fit for on-the-go play, but given that an iOS version is still on the cards , wed be surprised if the game didnt make its way to the wider Android platform eventually. A burgeoning platform The Android operating system is increasingly turning into a platform for big-budget AAA games in addition to the mobile-focussed titles that have dominated the OS in thepast. The platform has seen the likes of Rome: Total War, The Walking Dead (Season 2), Knights of the Old Republic, Bioshock and Half Life 2, which are all games that were major game releases when they first arrived.
ITV
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Lot of people are saying "the new Downton Abbey", or do you not like comparisons like that? There are natural comparisons to make. It feels different to both of those things. Obviously, it is set in a different time period and it feels more fast paced than Downton Abbey.
Politico
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The Washington Times - NCAA
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NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Peyton Little scored 18 points, Vionise Pierre-Louis added 10 with 11 rebounds, and No. 22 Oklahoma ran away early from Texas Tech 66-45 on Saturday to win their second straight. Gabbi Ortiz scored 10 points for the Sooners (14-4, 5-1 Big 12), whose fast-paced offense led ...
The Huffington Post
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Deadline
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SundanceTV is partnering with BBC One on The Split drama series, the network announced today at TCA . From Emmy-winning writer Abi Morgan (The Hour ), The Split examines the fast-paced world of high-powered female divorce lawyers through the lens of three sisters Hannah, Nina and the youngest, Rose. Hannah and Nina are leading divorce and family law lawyers working for rival firms, while Rose is still searching for her place in life. The lives of the sisters and their...
Variety
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NFL
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CNET News
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Nintendo's full reveal of the Nintendo Switch live from Japan is over, but you can rewatch the fast-paced and quirky presentation right here.
Collective Evolution
5 days
Although this approach has helped many people, we should be looking at stress through a broader lense and striving to understand what causes these emotional imbalances in the first place, including the relationship stress has to the psoas. Through their research, Koch and Olson have both discovered that by opening the psoas, one can release stress and tension through it. Many people chase after the fast-paced, high-stress lifestyle that is the American Dream, characterized by spending most days at a desk job and most nights partying until the sun rises, then repeating the process. Koch believes that chronic triggers and tightening of the psoas are products of this unhealthy lifestyle as well as other common elements of modern day life, such as the chairs we sit in and the constrictive pants and shoes we wear. If we continuously contract the psoas as a result of increased stress or tension, the muscle becomes shorter, causing negative side effects such as lower back pain, sciatica, disc problems, scoliosis, hip degeneration, menstruation pain, infertility, and digestive issues.
NFL
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Hackaday
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[deater] readily admits they're a little behind on what's new in gaming only having just gotten around to Valve's 2007 release of Portal. It's a popular game, but [deater] didn't want anyone to miss out on the fun so set about porting Portal to the Apple II . The port uses the hires mode of the Apple II for the flashy graphics that were state of the art around 1980 or so. It's not a copy of the full game only the first and last levels, combined with Jonathan Coulton's now-classic ending theme, Still Alive. As is to be expected, it's not a wild, fast paced gaming experience, but a cool use of BASIC to put together a fun tribute to a popular franchise. It's a little different to the original portals can be placed anywhere, for example but it rings true to the original. Source code and a disk image is provided, so you can try it for yourself even in this online emulator .
Techradar
5 days
Apparently many millions of years before angry birds existed there were jovial Egz , emerging from Earth's primordial soup and jumping about like idiots. Sadly for the Egz, everything else wants to smash them to bits. Cue a fast-paced platform game/fling 'em up where you guide your Egz from starting point to goal, trying to avoid getting cracked. Egz has some great level design, and keeps adding new ideas as you progress, such as zip-lines to slide along, bubbles to float you into the air, and bouncy surfaces to hurl an Egz against. An XP system used to power-up an Egz or bring back a dead one is a bit harsh, but forces you to take care and think about what you're doing rather than just hurling Egz about without a care. (A top tip: if you do find yourself needing to resurrect an Egz, hatch a new one and use the three built-in mini-games to relatively quickly get the XP required.
Bleacher Report
6 days
Mike Conley paced Memphis, which dropped to 24-17, with 22 points, but he didn't have enough firepower by his side on a night when the Grizzlies shot 41.3 percent from the field and couldn't come up with crucial buckets down the stretch. The story, though, was Westbrook who delivered early with the Thunder in search of revenge after the Grizzlies throttled them 114-80 at FedEx Forum on Dec. 29. That was good news for the Thunder, too, because they needed to set the tone against a ferocious Grizzlies defense that entered the night tied for first in efficiency (101.4) with the Utah Jazz. Westbrook answered the call with a first-half line that consisted of 15 points, eight assists and seven rebounds. As ESPN.com's Royce Young noted, those numbers were far superior to the ones Westbrook posted in his last outing against Memphis: Westbrook's electric first half gave the Thunder an 11-point halftime lead, but the Grizzlies refused to go away.
Politico
6 days
Early on, Corker chose not to ask questions, preferring to use his time to interrupt lines of questioning he did not like and attempt to re-frame them. He paced the dais at times and stood for much of the hearing, monitoring troublesome exchanges. In addition to Rubio, Tillerson failed to satisfy hawkish Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez of New Jersey when asked about Russian bombings on hospitals in Syria. But Corker was quick to offer Tillerson a bridge to safety. “If you had sufficient evidence though, in looking at classified information that had taken place, would that not be a war crime?” Corker asked. “Yes sir,” responded Tillerson. The dynamic played out over and over again. Corker asked that if State Department officials concluded Duterte ordered “extrajudicial killings, would Tillerson believe it? Tillerson responded that he would.
BMW Blog
6 days
Being mobile and getting to where you need to go quickly in today’s fast-paced bustling cities is a must. Owning a car is not an option for everyone; be it cost-of-ownership, congestion frustration or space. Public transportation is a great option, but this is also very much dependent on the infrastructure that is currently in place where you live, and, depending on your needs, may not be realistic. BMW’s ReachNow program is aiming to solve some of these transportation needs, and with December 2016 being one of their busiest months ever, I stopped by their Seattle location to talk to a few of their representatives and to learn more about the mobility services that are already in place, in pilot format, or soon to arrive. Walking into the ReachNow Seattle headquarters building I’m greeted by Dana Goldin. Dana is the Head of Marketing at ReachNow and has been with BMW in one shape or form since 2006.
Techradar
6 days
X-Motorcycle happily offers two video game cliches for the price of none: the speeding hero (this time on a motorbike), who cannot slow down, and inexplicably giant fruit that appears to be an immensely important currency. All you need to do is help the hapless rider change lanes to avoid crashy disaster. The result is a fast, playable game reminiscent of old-school thrills filtered down to their essence and squirted into your iPad. Pinball games tend to be divided into two camps. One aims for a kind of realism, aping real-world tables. The other takes a more arcade-oriented approach. Zen Pinball is somewhere in-between, marrying realistic physics with tables that come to life with animated 3D figures. Loads of tables are available via IAP, including some excellent Star Wars and Marvel efforts. But for free you get access to the bright and breezy Sorcerer's Lair, which, aside from some dodgy voice acting, is a hugely compelling and fast-paced table with plenty of missions and challenges to discover.
Techradar
6 days
Forty-eight colorful levels that feature classic traps are sure to keep you challenged as you solve puzzles, turn on switches, and find that elusive key to open the door to the next one. Avoid those bottomless pits and dangerous water and you'll be fine. Make words as fast as you can in this fast-paced game that combines falling blocks with a bit of wordplay. The object of Coolson's Pocket Pack is to survive for as long as you can while you make words of a set length using the letters that start falling down. Think fast and move letters around to make your way through consecutive words for extra chain combos, but take too long and the screen will overflow - game over. We've seen quite a few spot-kick flick-based efforts on the iPhone, but Tiny Striker also brings to mind old-school arcade footie like SWOS. It's all goalmouth action here, though, with you scoring from set-pieces, initially against an open goal, but eventually by deftly curling your ball past walls of defenders and a roaming 'keeper.
Techradar
6 days
The result is a charming and challenging title that’s among the best of its kind on mobile. Harking back to classic console adventures, Vulture Island dumps a trio of friends on an island and then wryly says: “Get out of this one, then.” Although there’s plenty of leaping about suspended platforms, this isnt a fast-paced Mario-style effort. Instead, it recalls more thoughtful retro adventures, such as Alex Kidd or even the likes of Dizzy. The non-linear nature of the game encourages exploration and experimentation, as you switch between characters, discover objects, and figure out where to use whatever you find. Occasionally, the game is a bit too opaque, and the manner in which screens reset once exited can irk, given that many require multiple lengthy steps to pass. However, there’s lots to love in Vulture Island’s visuals, ambition, and the devious nature of the puzzles, which will make you feel a bit dumb when you stumble across a solution you really should have figured out far sooner.
F1 Fanatic
6 days
Despite a tough title fight and a longer calendar, Lewis Hamilton didn't ease his fast-paced jet-setting lifestyle in 2016. But did that affect his driving?
Daily Express - Entertainment
7 days
THE director of the new xXx movie has conceded that fast-paced action movies are unfairly overlooked by the big awards shows.