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There has been a lot of excitement recently around Universal Studio's upcoming Nintendo attractions. Now, Ubisoft is also bringing some of their most popular franchises to life in a Dubai Theme park. The company has partnered up with IMG Worlds, who is opening a new park in 2020 called IMG Worlds of Legends. The two-million sqaure foot park will contain Assassin's Creed, Just Dance, and Rabbids attractions. Pokémon is also mentioned in the report alongside SpongeBob, Power Rangers, and Dragon Ball Z, but their creators have not yet confirmed their involvement. 

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Popular YouTuber PewDiePie has been making waves again recently by speaking out against YouTube's alleged algorithm changes. One week ago, he made a video claiming that he would delete his channel as soon as he hit 50 million subscribers. He quickly hit that target, and yesterday he announced that he'd be deleting his channel today at 5:00 PM GMT.

As many of you correctly guessed, this was essentially a publicity stunt, and he did not actually delete his primary channel. Instead, he deleted the far less popular "Jack septiceye2" channel, which only had two uploaded videos. You can watch his follow-up video by clicking below.

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue launches in Japan on January 12th, 2017 (and twelve days later everywhere else), and Japanese gamers will be able to play in style. Sony has just announced that Japan's getting a special limited edition PlayStation 4 alongside the game's launch and in honor of the franchise's upcoming 15th anniversary. Hit the jump for more details!

Monster Hunter X (or Monster Hunter Generations, as it's known in the West) has been a huge success on 3DS with over 4 million copies sold, and Capcom is looking to capitalize on that success with Monster Hunter XX. The upcoming version of the game (which is pronounced "Double Cross") features new hunting styles and techniques, new ares to explore, new monsters to conquer, and more. Capcom has released a huge batch of screenshots and artwork for XX, and you can check it all out by clicking below!

Capcom's beloved Resident Evil franchise has shifted further and further away from its survival-horror roots with each new entry in recent years. Capcom has been steadily introducing more action/shooter elements into the game in the hopes of widening the audience and attracting new players, but veteran fans of the series have been vocal about their disapproval. In response, Capcom is focusing on horror once again for Resident Evil VII: Biohazard, but they're still expecting strong sales. In a recent interview with MCV, one executive indicated that Capcom is shooting for 4 million sales on day one. Hit the jump for more.

Dragon Quest Heroes, the crossover title from Square Enix and Koei Tecmo's Omega Force division, has been a smash hit in Japan and in the West, and Japan already has a sequel. An accidental Best Buy listing recently suggested that Dragon Quest Heroes II would be coming to North America on April 25th, 2017, and now we have official confirmation.

Square Enix announced today that the leaked release date for North America is correct, and they also released a new trailer that confirms an April 28th release date for Europe. While the game is available on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and Vita in Japan, only the PlayStation 4 version is coming West. You can check out the trailer, screenshots, and story details by clicking below!

PlayStation 4 holds a massive sales lead over Xbox One, but Microsoft has been fighting back, and Xbox One topped the US charts for four consecutive months after the launch of Xbox One S. Sony fired back with their own new hardware, the new and improved PlayStation 4 Pro, and it provided the sales boost necessary to put PlayStation 4 back on top. Both companies declined to give any concrete numbers, but the NPD Group has confirmed that Sony is once again top dog in the US, and just in time for the holiday season.

The NES Classic Edition has been one of the biggest selling items this holiday season. Various stores across the country have been sold out of the NES Classic Edition for quite some time, and some customers resorted to purchasing the NES Classic Edition online at outrageous prices. If you're still looking to grab one in time for Christmas, though, you may be in luck. According to an email sent by Best Buy, the NES Classic Edition is getting restocked in stores nationwide on December 20th. The consoles will most likely be gone quick, so be sure to get in line early at your local Best Buy! 

As part of its "Year in Review," Facebook published a list of the ten most talked-about subjects of 2016. The list shows the ten topics that appeared most frequently in Facebook posts from January 1st, 2016 to November 27th, 2016.

Surprisingly, Pokémon GO, Niantic's wildly successful augmented reality game, took the third spot on the list. It was the only video game to appear on the list at all, and it came out on top of several historic events, like the British exit from the European Union and the death of cultural icon Muhammad Ali. Check out the full list and more after the jump!

At last week's PlayStation Experience event, Sony dropped a bombshell and officially revealed a sequel to The Last of Us. While the game is still "super early in development," there are a couple of new tidbits of information that were recently revealed. According to a recent tweet from Last of Us director Neil Druckmann, The Last of Us: Part II is being co-written by Westworld writer Halley Gross. Druckmann called her a "kickass" co-writer and warns fans that the story is "intense." Gross has written episodes "Trompe L'Oeil" and "The Adversary," while also story editing other episodes like "The Stray" and "Chestnut."

PewDiePie is the most popular personality on all of YouTube (in terms of subscriptions), and he's also one of many prominent content creators who have expressed frustration with YouTube's ever-changing policies regarding subscriptions and video recommendations. In a recent video, PewDiePie criticized alleged changes to YouTube's algorithms (YouTube claims no such changes have been made) that are costing him and other content creators large numbers of subscribers and views.

To protest these changes, PewDiePie announced that he'd be deleting his channel when it reached 50 million subscribers. In almost no time at all, he has hit his goal, and he announced today that he plans to go through with deleting the channel tomorrow. Hit the jump for more!

Data miners have been hard at work examining the latest update for Pokémon GO, Niantic's mobile gaming app based on the popular Nintendo franchise. They've uncovered a lot of interesting stuff, including code that indicates customization options for your avatar, different genders for Pokémon, and the ability to give your Pokémon costumes (which could start with holiday-themed costumes for Christmas).

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A YouTuber named Seth Bling has created a contraption that lets you play fully-functioning Atari 2600 games in Minecraft. Surprisingly, Seth didn't use mods of any kind; his emulator was made entirely in Minecraft's Creative Mode, using assets that are available in the main game.

Although Seth's emulator can perfectly reproduce several games, including the Atari ports of Space Invaders and Donkey Kong, it does so very slowly: sixty frames of gameplay (one second's worth of gameplay on the original Atari) will take about four hours to load.

Super Mario Run is just a week away from launch, and after featuring it on last night's Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Nintendo has opened up even more on the game. A demo is now available in Apple stores, and the Big N has also released two new trailers for the game. The first is a gameplay trailer, showing off each of the title's features while also giving us a look at some newly revealed details, such as the ability to unlock a variety of characters to play as, each of which comes with their own abilities and play styles.

Check out that and the second, live action trailer after the jump!

Kingdom Hearts fans are eagerly counting down the weeks until the newest entry in the series, Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue, hits shelves. Square Enix is definitely aware of the excitement, so they released one last trailer for the game before its upcoming release. The video shows off new story details and the ability to customize Aqua in Kingdom Hearts 0.2 Birth by Sleep: A Fragmentary Passage. Check out the trailer after the jump to get excited for Kingdom Hearts 2.8!