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Pokemon Spinoff App Releases, Teaches Training

The Pokemon Company released a Pokemon themed app for iOS called Camp Pokemon that teaches the basics of Pokemon training through a variety of mini games.The app contains six different activities that can be played for fun and used to learn the basics of Pokemon games.



More People Pronounce "Gif" with Hard "G" Sound

Despite what the creators of the media form have said, 70% of people pronounce GIF as “GHIF” with a hard “G” sound instead of a “J” sound.Mashable released the results of their 30,000 person survey about commonly mispronounced tech words and found overwhelming majorities with each.GIF, which stands for Graphics Interchange Format, has been a heated pronunciation debate since 1987.


Two New Pokemon Games Coming to 3DS Virtual Console

Pokemon Puzzle Challenge and Pokemon Trading Card Game will release next month on the 3DS Virtual Console.Puzzle Challenge will drop first on November 6 for $5 USD, with Trading Card Game releasing on November 13 for $6 USD.Nintendo also announced that a purchase of either game also comes with a free code to the demo of Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire.-----Source: IGNImage: MyNintendoNews



HBO Go Coming to Xbox One

HBO Go, the app that allows users to view HBO shows and films on portable media, is planned to be available for Xbox One.Leaked images of the app surfaced when a user on the /r/xboxone subreddit connected to a Microsoft OneDrive account, according to WP Central.



Steam’s Free Weekend with Super Savings

As of now, the front page of Steam reads “Free Weekend Weekend”. Valve’s so-called “largest ‘Free Weekend’” to date makes ten different games available to pay for free for the next few days. Free Weekend Weekend: #WeekendDeal http://t.co/iv3JmKmrvu? Steam (@steam_games) October 16, 2014Awesomenauts, Blade Symphony, Company of Heroes 2, Don’t Starve, Grid 2, Injustice: Gods Among Us, Killing Floor, Payday 2, Trine 2, and XCOM: Enemy Unknown are all part of the Free Weekend.For those who wish to continue their experience with any of these games after the Free Weekend, be sure to grab them now.


Destiny is September’s Bestselling game, PS4 Outsells Xbox

According to the NPD Group’s September sales report, Destiny is the top selling physical game while the PS4 dominates the hardware sales.Before the report was issued, Sony claimed that the PS4 is once again the bestselling console for the month, with Destiny being most frequently played on the console.



New Features Announced for LittleBigPlanet 3

With the game’s release coming November 18, more information about LittleBigPlanet 3’s creative mode has surfaced.Players familiar with the platforming/puzzle franchise already know of its impressive feats, and LittleBigPlanet 3 is looking to take it to the next level.