Day: October 27, 2016

Boll Over: Uwe Boll Quits Filmmaking
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Boll Over: Uwe Boll Quits Filmmaking

In a move that probably surprises no one who is familiar with the history of this video game filmmaker, Uwe Boll has announced his retirement from making movies1. Often disparaged for his live action takes on popular video game franchises, Boll has made many – some would say, loose – interpretations of beloved series including Postal, RampageHouse of the Dead, Alone in the Dark, and BloodRayne.

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The Pokémon Sun and Moon demo is breaking records
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The Pokémon Sun and Moon demo is breaking records

The Pokémon Sun and Moon demo is breaking records, with over 3.5 million downloads.

The free demo launched earlier this month on the Nintendo eShop, and, according to Nintendo, it’s already achieved the “fastest start for any demo in the history of the Nintendo 3DS system.”

Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima speculates that the huge surge in popularity may be due to lingering Pokémon excitement from Pokémon Go.… Read the rest

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Pokemon Sun/Moon Demo Breaks Records With 3.5 Million Downloads [UPDATE]

[UPDATE] Nintendo also announced today that Pokemon Sun and Moon are the “best pre-selling games in Nintendo history,” though specifics were not provided.

Additionally, the company reiterated that the Pokemon Sun and Moon demo, which reached 3.5 million downloads in its first week, is the “most downloaded demo on the Nintendo 3DS eShop in Nintendo history.”

The original story is below.

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