"Guardians" premieres in London, Cumberbatch at Comic-Con
The day's top showbiz news and headlines including 'Guardians of the Galaxy' premieres in London, Benedict Cumberbatch attends Comic-Con, and "The Judge" will open the Toronto Film Festival. Bob Mezan reports.
Syrian government air strikes obliterate several buildings in Aleppo, killing scores of civilians and giving the country's largest city the appearance of a ghost town. Deborah Gembara reports.
Palestinians, Israeli forces clash in East Jerusalem
Israeli forces have clashed with Palestinian protesters outside a major mosque in Jerusalem, continuing nearly three weeks of bloody conflict that has left more than 800 people dead. Deborah Gembara reports.
Use the Force and your lightsaber and become a Jedi Master in the new Jedi Adventure “Dark Side Rising”, duel the universe’s most powerful villains in “Duels of Fate”, drive at breakneck speed in exciting podraces, rampage and destroy cities as a giant Rancor monster, and dance for Jabba the Hutt!
“Kinect Star Wars” is the most natural and intuitive Star Wars gaming experience ever. Harnessing the controller-free power of Kinect for Xbox 360 and the beauty of 3-D graphics soon you will be able to do the same from the comfort of your living room. Using full body motions, players can use the Force, battle with a lightsaber and more, no controller required.
Don’t forget you can also share the Force with friends through co-op, competitive and duel modes. Easy jump in and out lets a second player join in instantly on the Jedi action. Additionally, the Xbox 360 Limited Edition “Kinect Star Wars” console bundle will feature an exclusive C-3PO unlockable for Dance Mode. You can get your hands on a copy when it launches worldwide on April 3rd*, 2012.
*Launches on April 13th, 2012 in France
Skylanders Giants, the sequel to the number one best-selling video game Skylanders Spyro’s Adventure will be available on shelves from Thursday 19th October 2012, we can exclusively reveal.
This time around, there are eight Giants characters, including today's newcomer Swarm. Belonging to the air element, Swarm was once a prince from a proud race of mysterious insect warriors who built their entire civilisation inside a giant honeycombed pyramid.
As the Kinect celebrates its first birthday - see the future possibilities of Kinect that go beyond the expected, into truly amazing things that people around the world are beginning to imagine.