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Five Modern Movie Effects You Didn’t Realize Were Hand-Built

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All effects are CGI, right? Wrong. These five were hand-built, and everything on camera is real.

#Video Games

Yes, The ‘Uncharted’ Movie Just Lost Another Director

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'Uncharted' has lost its third director after nearly a decade of development. So, cursed? We're thinking cursed.


There’s A Drug To Help Treat Drug Addiction. Really.

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A drug to treat drug addiction seems a bit ironic, but it turns out there's a drug that's the exact reverse of "habit-forming."


Fox’s X-Men/Fantastic Four Crossover May Arrive Surprisingly Fast

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The X-Men and the Fantastic Four will be meeting sooner than you might think.

#Video Games

‘Dying Light’ Makes Fun Of ‘Destiny’ By Giving You Free DLC For Drinking Water

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Want a free weapon in 'Dying Light?' Get a glass of water from the tap and drink up.


Comics Of Note, Ranked For June 24

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Aliens, anthropomorphic ducks, and more await you in this week's rankings of notable comic books!


The UPROXX GammaStream Swoops In On ‘Batman: Arkham Knight’

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Yep, we're playing 'Batman: Arkham Knight' from 2:40 EST to 4:40 EST. Join us!

#Video Games

Want A New Quest In ‘Destiny?’ Better Find A Red Bull

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'Destiny' has a new expansion coming up... and to get all the quests, you'll need to get a Red Bull.

#Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Will ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Make $2 Billion At The Box Office?

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'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' has some lofty expectations at the box office. But they're more realistic than you might think.


Ben Affleck May Get His Own Batman Movie After All

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Turns out, Warner Bros. might get the Oscar-winning filmmaking team to make a Batman movie.

#Video Games

The ‘Legend Of Zelda’ Live-Action TV Series May Still Be Alive

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'The Legend of Zelda' might still be streaming at a screen in your living room... just not from Netflix.

#Uproxx Videos

Peek Inside The Mind Of Cameron Weiss, Watchmaker, In The First Episode Of ‘Human’

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Cameron Weiss is reviving the American art of watchmaking, one handmade piece at a time.


‘Hitman: Agent 47′ Rolls Out A New Target In This Spoilery Trailer

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'Hitman: Agent 47' trashes a lot of cars and spoils a few plot points in its new trailer.

#Video Games

Yu Suzuki Lays Out A Lot Of Details About ‘Shenmue III’

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Yu Suzuki went on Reddit, and laid out quite a bit of what's happening with 'Shenmue III.'

#Jurassic World

‘Jurassic World’ Shreds A Host Of Box Office Records

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'Jurassic World' is, according to box office receipts, the best movie ever.

#Video Games

To See The Real Ending Of ‘Batman: Arkham Knight’, You’ll Have To 100% Finish The Game

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Hoping to maybe just play a few sidequests with 'Batman: Arkham Knight?' Nope. To see the ending, you've got to beat the whole game.

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What Is The Holocene Extinction? An Explainer

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The Holocene Extinction sounds pretty scary... but should you be worried? Here's what's actually happening.


Miles Morales Will Be Marvel’s Flagship Spider-Man

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When the Marvel Universe reboots this September, it won't be Peter Parker slinging the webs.


BeyoncĂ© May Join The Marvel Cinematic Universe

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Beyonce is supposedly becoming an Avenger. But is she? And which one?

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