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  • PC reimagination of hit arcade game Gauntlet launching this summer
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    PC reimagination of hit arcade game Gauntlet launching this summer

    By 17 March 2014

    Gauntlet, the hit 1985 arcade game, is returning in a completely modernised action RPG version for the PC, Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment announced on Monday. Gauntlet will be available in summer 2014 through Steam on the PC, with full support...

  • Amazon Instant Video to offer 4K Ultra HD content from Warner Bros, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox and others
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    Amazon Instant Video to offer 4K Ultra HD content from Warner Bros, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox and others

    By 6 January 2014

    Amazon Instant Video is working with Warner Bros, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox, Discovery and others to offer 4K Ultra HD content. Amazon announced in December that it wanted to push 4K content, and it even confirmed Amazon Studios would shoot all 2014...

  • The Hobbit ad gives a downloadable blueprint for a 3D-printed model
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    The Hobbit ad gives a downloadable blueprint for a 3D-printed model

    By 2 December 2013

    To promote The Hobbit: Desolution of Smaug Microsoft and Warner Bros are offering a free 3D printer blueprint of The Key of Erebor from the film. The advertising campaign will run across MSN, Xbox 360 and Windows 8 with an interactive dive into the film...

  • A week in reviews: 18 - 22 November
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    A week in reviews: 18 - 22 November

    By 23 November 2013

    This week it's all about the gaming. We've crunched through both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One console reviews, alongside a stack of games to get you in the mood for next-gen. But we're far more versatile than that. Never the one-trick pony, we've also...

  • Thunder, Thunder, Thundercats lead all-star superhero cast as Lovefilm signs deal with Warner
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    Thunder, Thunder, Thundercats lead all-star superhero cast as Lovefilm signs deal with Warner

    By 4 September 2013

    Amazon's Lovefilm has signed a content deal with Warner Bros International Television Distribution to offer an extensive library of superhero and action animated series. The deal includes both the original 1980s and recent remade Thundercats series, while...

  • Win a Toshiba laptop courtesy of Chrysler and Warner Bros.
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    Win a Toshiba laptop courtesy of Chrysler and Warner Bros.

    By 20 June 2013

    To celebrate the release of Man of Steel from Warner Bros. Pictures – in cinemas now, Pocket-lint courtesy of and Chrysler and Warner Bros. are giving one lucky reader the chance to win a Toshiba Satellite C850D laptop!   Chrysler UK, the official...

  • Mad Max gameplay preview, trailer and screens: Eyes-on epic open-world title, due 2014
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    Mad Max gameplay preview, trailer and screens: Eyes-on epic open-world title, due 2014

    By 14 June 2013

    Mad Max is due to land big in 2014. In addition to the movie - starring Nicolas Hoult, Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron - there's going to be an open-world game. But one isn't connected to the other: the game, which Pocket-lint saw in an early gameplay preview...

  • Win: A Man Of Steel Nokia Lumia 925 Handset
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    Win: A Man Of Steel Nokia Lumia 925 Handset

    By 14 June 2013

    To celebrate the release of MAN OF STEEL in cinemas on 14 June, Pocket-lint has teamed up with Nokia, official partner of Man Of Steel, to offer one lucky reader a special-edition Nokia Lumia 925 mobile phone handset with limited-edition charger and...

  • Lovefilm signs deal with Warner for more TV series
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    Lovefilm signs deal with Warner for more TV series

    By 12 April 2013

    Lovefilm has expanded its TV line-up of shows available to watch instantly by signing a deal with the TV arm of Warner Bros. The Amazon-owned movie and TV streaming service has added shows from Warner Bros International Television Distribution, which...

  • Batman: Arkham Origins announced, coming October for Wii U, Xbox 360, PS3 and PC
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    Batman: Arkham Origins announced, coming October for Wii U, Xbox 360, PS3 and PC

    By 9 April 2013

    Warner Bros, via Game Informer magazine in the States, has announced the third game in its Batman: Arkham franchise and it's coming sooner than many people thought. Scheduled for release on 25 October this year, Batman: Arkham Origins will be a prequel...

  • Lord of the Rings becomes latest Lego game subject
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    Lord of the Rings becomes latest Lego game subject

    By 4 June 2012

    The games developers behind the Lego video games have announced that its next gaming release will be a Lego version of the Lord of the Rings films. Having had previous success with Star Wars, Indiana Jones, and Harry Potter, Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows Movie App review (iPad)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows Movie App review (iPad)

    By 8 May 2012

    Pocket-lint is hearing from all manner of content providers and broadcasters that a massive focus for them at present is coming up with the correct way to present a second-screen experience. Many of their viewers and subscribers now watch TV, movies,...

  • Warner Bros releases some of the greatest scripts of all time as eBooks
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    Warner Bros releases some of the greatest scripts of all time as eBooks

    By 30 April 2012

    Movie studio Warner Bros has launched a digital publishing initiative called Inside the Script which will release eBooks featuring shooting materials from some of its most iconic films. The digital editions will each contain a wealth of inside information,...

  • UltraViolet UK launches with Final Destination 5
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    UltraViolet UK launches with Final Destination 5

    By 9 December 2011

    The "revolutionary new approach to digital entertainment", UltraViolet, has made its way across the pond to the UK and will officially go live on Boxing Day with the launch of Final Destination 5. UltraViolet is a scheme backed by 75 companies ranging...

  • Lovefilm and Warner Bros. deal: More movies coming to Xbox, PS3 and PC
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    Lovefilm and Warner Bros. deal: More movies coming to Xbox, PS3 and PC

    By 17 November 2011

    Amazon has signed a film distribution deal with Warner Bros., meaning film content will be added for Lovefilm (now an Amazon company) subscribers - including more movies on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC. The deal is described as a "multi-year, multi-layered pact",...

  • Warner Bros admits to takedowns of files it doesn't own
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    Warner Bros admits to takedowns of files it doesn't own

    By 10 November 2011

    Movie studio Warner Bros has admitted in court that it removed files it didn't own the copyright to and even, in some cases, checked for validity from file-hosting website Hotfile.com. The revelation came in a counterclaim the site has made against the...

  • Batman: Arkham City sells 4.6 million - writer explains why
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    Batman: Arkham City sells 4.6 million - writer explains why

    By 25 October 2011

    Batman: Arkham City may have only been on sale for a week (in the US, 4 days over here), but it has already topped a staggering 4.6 million unit sales worldwide. And that's without the PC version included, which is yet to be released - on 8 November in...

  • Does Batman rock a HTC Titan in Arkham City?
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    Does Batman rock a HTC Titan in Arkham City?

    By 21 October 2011

    While playing our way through the excellent Batman: Arkham City on the Xbox 360, Pocket-lint stumbled across a cut scene that has Batman talking to the Joker on a mobile phone. A mobile phone with a massive screen. And that's led us to wonder which mobile...

  • Covent Garden to become Arkham City - with own Bat Signal
    Gaming

    Covent Garden to become Arkham City - with own Bat Signal

    By 20 October 2011

    Part of Covent Garden in London's West End is to be turned into Arkham City tonight as Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment has taken over the Freemason's Hall on Long Acre in celebration of the launch of Batman: Arkham City. And one of the events it...

  • E3 Quick Play: Sesame Street Once Upon a Monster
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    E3 Quick Play: Sesame Street Once Upon a Monster

    By 6 July 2011

    Sesame Street Once Upon a Monster sees the monsters of Sesame Street head to your computer. But is it as scary as it sounds, is it just another kids TV show cash it, or are you and your kids going to get some reward out of it somehow? We caught up with...

  • E3 Quick Play: Batman Arkham City
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    E3 Quick Play: Batman Arkham City

    By 6 July 2011

    The first won a BAFTA, but how does its sequel, Batman Arkham CIty, compare to the first? We tracked down the game at this year's E3 in Los Angeles to find out what to expect and what it's like. Will the Joker return, what are the graphics like, and is...

  • E3 2011 preview: The hottest games to watch out for
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    E3 2011 preview: The hottest games to watch out for

    By 3 June 2011

    The year’s biggest gaming convention, E3 2011, is about to kick off in Los Angeles (on Monday 6 June) and the great and the good of the gaming world will be there, including Pocket-lint. And while there are still plenty of surprises to be had, a few...

  • Mortal Kombat   review
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    Mortal Kombat review

    By 26 April 2011

    Inevitably, nostalgia has become as big a force in gaming as it is in music or the movies. Just as there’s a market for the bands of the 80s and early-90s, or for big screen reworkings of The A-Team, Arthur, Clash of the Titans, Tron and Robocop, so...

  • Warner Bros. takes Facebook to the movies
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    Warner Bros. takes Facebook to the movies

    By 28 March 2011

    Warner Bros. has announced that, following a successful trial renting The Dark Knight on Facebook, it is expanding the rental options to five more blockbuster movies. From the official pages of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s/Philosopher's Stone, Harry...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Tapper World Tour HD review (iPad)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Tapper World Tour HD review (iPad)

    By 17 March 2011

    When we decided to find an app to celebrate St Patrick's Day, we stroked our chins and wondered exactly what the celebrated event means to people. Some visit church to honour the patron saint of Ireland, who died on this day in 493 (or 460, depending...