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Microsoft's Halo World Championship antes up $1M for e-sports glory

The company would love to see its upcoming computer game Halo 5: Guardians become a solid favorite among professional gamers. Toward that end, it's offering up the big bucks.

By August 4, 2015

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Microsoft introduces new Halo 5 Map, announces Halo World Championship

A 4v4 capture-the-flag match showcases the varying sight lines of the new arena.

By August 4, 2015

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How to compete in Nintendo's first world championship in 25 years

These are the eight Best Buy stores across the US holding qualifying events.

By May 19, 2015

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Nintendo revives its World Championships, all our dreams come true (Tomorrow Daily 179)

We don't think we could be any more excited at Nintendo's announcement it will be bringing back its World Championships, which haven't occurred since 1990. Even though it's 25 years later, we still hope the grand prize is a Power Glove.

By May 14, 2015

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Nintendo World Championships return after 25-year hiatus (Tomorrow Daily 179)

On today's show, Khail and Ashley go nuts over Nintendo's World Championship revival, check out Sony's fancy new light bulb with a bluetooth speaker inside and assess the worth of a class designed to help you take better pictures of food.

By May 14, 2015

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IeSF reverses position on male-only e-sports championships

After receiving criticism for its male-only e-sports championships, the International e-Sports Federation has opened those tournaments to all comers.

By July 2, 2014

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Watch Usain Bolt get mowed down by cameraman on Segway

Technically Incorrect: You always thought Segways were dangerous, didn't you? The gold medal sprinter thinks they're deadly.

By August 27, 2015

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Christopher Guest's 'Mascots' set to cheer on Netflix in 2016

Mockumentary king Christopher Guest takes his talents to Netflix with an original movie about the cutthroat world of costumed mascots.

By August 11, 2015

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Satoru Iwata, Nintendo's global president, dies at 55

Iwata served as one of Nintendo's top executives for more than a decade, as the company faced increasing competition from Microsoft and Sony.

By July 12, 2015

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Rare Nintendo World Championships cart fetching $5K on eBay

The cartridge, if real, is one of only 116 Nintendo produced for an event back in 1990.

By January 24, 2014