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Uhura recounts her epic Star Trek talk with MLK Jr for Neil deGrasse Tyson

Uhura recounts her epic Star Trek talk with MLK Jr for Neil deGrasse Tyson

Today on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2013, actress Nichelle Nichols - better known as Uhura from Star Trek: the original series, spoke with space exploration evangelist Neil deGrasse Tyson about her one legendary encounter with MLK, Jr., himself. While some of you Star Trek factoid aficionados may already know, it's important today of all days to understand the importance of not only what Uhura represented to the future of our society on her own, but what her one talk with Martin Luther King, Jr. meant for the world as well. Listen in and/or read what this chat was all about and keep the spirit alive with a drop on over to Netflix for some cool original series action (they're all up!)

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Spector rallies fan support for Epic Mickey on 360, PS3

Spector rallies fan support for Epic Mickey on 360, PS3

Epic Mickey 2, as many of you already know, will be releasing on the Xbox 360 and PS3. That wasn't the case for the original Epic Mickey, which was exclusive to the Nintendo Wii. Now that we know Epic Mickey 2 is coming to HD consoles, fans are wondering if developer Junction Point will bring the original to Xbox 360 and PS3. Apparently studio boss Warren Spector wants it to happen, but he needs your help.

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Tony Hawk veterans bring Epic Skater to Kickstarter

Tony Hawk veterans bring Epic Skater to Kickstarter

Another day, another video game Kickstarter campaign goes live - though this is one you might want to pay attention to. Its name is Epic Skater, and it's made by some of the developers who worked on Tony Hawk's Pro Skater and Guitar Hero. If you're a fan of skateboarding games and that doesn't get your ears to perk up, then we're not really sure what will.

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Epic Games iOS Infinity Blade is company’s most profitable

Epic Games iOS Infinity Blade is company’s most profitable

Epic Games has an interesting little factoid that it wants you to be aware of. Its iPhone/iPad game Infinity Blade is more profitable than Gears of War. That is, of course, if you look at it on a relative scale. Obviously, the company's total revenue brought in by its blockbuster console titles far outweighs that of any of its mobile endeavors.

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Epic’s Cliff Bleszinski wants to have better Kinect

Epic’s Cliff Bleszinski wants to have better Kinect

Game development genius Cliff Bleszinski, known colloquially as "Cliffy B," has spoken out about his feelings on Microsoft's motion-sensing peripheral. In a recent interview, he said, "There are not a lot of things that wound up in there. There’s one thing actually that you just reminded me of though, is that we are not supporting Kinect in Gears Judgment."

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Tencent buys minority stake in Epic Games

Tencent buys minority stake in Epic Games

China's Internet giant, Tencent, has purchased a minority stake in leading US game developer Epic Games, maker of the Unreal gaming engine that powers many of the high-end console-quality franchises such as Mass Effect and Gears of War. Epic Games is also behind the popular console-quality iOS mobile game Infinity Blade.

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Epic’s Unreal Engine 4 gets 1080p showcase

Epic’s Unreal Engine 4 gets 1080p showcase

Prepare to weep: Epic and NVIDIA have shared Full HD videos and screenshots of exactly what we can expect from Unreal Engine 4, and it's enough to drive dedicated gamers to eager tears of anticipation. The footage, which first emerged earlier today though at reduced resolution, has been joined by a gallery of incredible screenshots demonstrating what we can expect from the GPU-accelerated engine.

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Epic Mickey 2 gets behind-the-scenes video

Epic Mickey 2 gets behind-the-scenes video

If you were curious about what the sequel to Disney's captivating dark-sided Mickey Mouse game will be like, you're in luck. The newest video for Epic Mickey 2 takes players behind-the-scenes and shows them waht they can expect when the intoxicating mix of cute and innocent Disney characters meets a dark, mysterious world.

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