Star Wars Resistance Gets October Launch Date — Watch First Trailer

Phasma, beware: The Disney Channel is keeping close tabs on the First Order. The cable network is set to launch Star Wars Resistance, an animated series that takes place prior to the events of The Force Awakens, on Sunday, Oct. 7, at 10 pm. Created by Star Wars Rebels EP Dave Filoni, the new offshoot revolves around Kazuda “Kaz” Xiono […]

Hasan Minhaj's Netflix Comedy Series Patriot Act to Debut in October

Hasan Minhaj is making history at Netflix: The Daily Show correspondent will host his own series, Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj, on the streaming service this fall, making him the first Indian-American host of a weekly comedy show. RELATEDThe Kominsky Method: Michael Douglas Netflix Comedy Gets Premiere Date And he isn’t the only Daily Show alum […]

BREAKING: Khabib Nurmagomedov v Conor McGregor confirmed for UFC 229 in October

After months of speculation, the much-anticipated showdown between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor will finally take place in Las Vegas in what is expected to be the highest grossing bout in MMA history. News of the match-up between the two top-ranked lightweight mixed martial artists was revealed by UFC chief Dana White at a press […]

GM idea: Move the Detroit Auto Show to June, not October

There’s a new twist in the ongoing discussions over switching the time frame for Detroit’s annual auto showfrom January to October. Hometown automaker General Motors has floated an idea to remake the North American International Auto Show as a consumer-focused event in June. Detroit News columnist Daniel Howes writes that GM has pitched the idea […]

Meghan Markle to join Prince Harry at this sun-kissed destination in October?

Following months of speculation, bride-to-be Meghan Markle, 36, has allegedly confirmed she will be keeping Prince Harry company on an official visit to Australia later in the year. The newlyweds will jet off to Sydney for the Invictus Games, a sporting event for wounded, injured or sick armed service personnel, of which His Royal Highness […]

‘Deadwood’ Movie Might Start Shooting in October

Breaking news: Timothy Olyphant is a damn liar. Mere days after Mr. Olyphant broke our hearts and claimed the Deadwood movie had no chance of happening, word comes that HBO might start shooting the film as soon as October. We’re onto you, Olyphant. Here’s some good news for a change! The Deadwood movie might start shooting in October! […]

Detroit Auto Show might move from January to October, and here's why

As we’ve reported occasionally over the past several years, auto shows have been in decline, with more automakers deciding which shows to attend and which to sit out, and how otherwise to spend their marketing money. Or, in the case of the Detroit Auto Show, automakers have had to choose between it and the Consumer […]

‘Super Mario Bros.’ encyclopedia comes to the US October 23rd

Nintendo did many things to mark the 30th anniversary of Super Mario Bros., but there’s been one you couldn’t usually get your hands on unless you lived in Japan: the Super Mario Bros. Encyclopedia. You’ll be glad to hear that it’s coming to the West, though. Dark Horse Publishing has announced that the official guide […]

Red Dead Redemption 2 pushed back to October

That sound you heard echoing through the walls this morning was likely other video game publishers rushing to move their release dates away from late October. That’s because developer Rockstar announced this morning that Red Dead Redemption 2 is now planned to launch on October 26. “We apologize to everyone disappointed by this delay,” the […]

SuperData: October digital game revenue up 15 percent year-over-year to $8.5 billion

Loot box fiascos and downvotes aside, multiplayer games are selling well. Digital video game spending was 15 percent up year-over-year in October, according to industry analyst SuperData Research. Sales on PC, consoles, and mobile totaled $ 8.5 billion, as compared to $ 7.4 billion in October 2016. This is thanks to the success of multiplayer games […]