Latest Nintendo Direct Wows With ‘Metroid’, ‘Mario Kart’, & More6 Minute ReadAdvertisementNintendo Direct was full of announcements – including updates for Metroid Prime Remastered, Mario Kart 8, and a huge Game Boy reveal. Nintendo also announced the release date, July 21st for Nintendo Switch. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Wave 4 DLCMario Kart 8 has been the Mario Kart game since the Wii U. The Big Game Boy RevealIn one of the most exciting reveals of the Direct, Nintendo announced that Game Boy and Game Boy Advanced are now available to play for Nintendo Switch Online users! There will also be optional filters to mimic the view of an original Game Boy, Game Boy Pocket, and a Game Boy Color.
New ‘Final Fantasy XIV: Ambition’ Trailer Gives Us a Deeper Look3 Minute ReadAdvertisementThe latest Final Fantasy XVI trailer gives us a deeper look at the world, characters, and lore of the upcoming game. The latest trailer for the upcoming Final Fantasy XIV: Ambition is officially out. Final Fantasy XVIWhile the first look at the game was more focused on graphics and how good battles would look, this trailer took a very different approach. AdvertisementFinal Fantasy XVI is currently officially scheduled to be available on PlayStation 5 and PC in the summer of 2023. – Hiroshi Takai, FINAL FANTASY XVI DirectorAdvertisementAre you excited about Final Fantasy XVI?5 months ago Bell of Lost Souls
– Today, Bell Media, Canada’s leading media company, unveiled a massive first-to-market disruptive radio and out-of-home campaign in partnership with Frito-Lay in a unique partnership initiative with the brand’s agency OMD. Taking place during FIFA WORLD CUP QATAR 2022™, the unprecedented activation is the first execution of its kind globally to bring Astral’s exclusive Radio-to-Road program to life in a cross-country activation. Digital boards located in bars and restaurants will also power up in celebration mode, switching creative within minutes of a goal. When radio listeners hear a Frito-Lay ad, the roadside digital boards receive a signal to display a Frito-Lay creative for even stronger amplification. “Frito-Lay’s eye-catching, celebratory campaign creates a distinctive opportunity to unite Canadians coast-to-coast in cheering on the Canadian Men’s National Team.” “As the first-ever salty-snack brand collaboration in FIFA World Cup history, Frito-Lay is excited to celebrate Canada’s return to the FIFA World Cup pitch after a 36-year hiatus.4 months ago Bell Media
95th OSCARS® NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCEDLOS ANGELES, CA – Oscar®-winning actor-producer Riz Ahmed and actor Allison Williams announced thenominations today (January 24), live from the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater via a global live stream on Oscar.com Oscars.org and the Academy’s digital platforms, an international satellite feed and broadcast media. Ahmed and Williams announced the nominees in 9 categories at 5:30 a.m. PT, followed by the remaining 14 categories at 5:41 a.m. PT, at the live event attended by international media and industry guests. For a complete list of nominees, visit the official Oscars website, www.oscar.com . In the Animated Feature Film and International Feature Film categories, nominees are selected by a vote of multi-branch screening committees. This year, the Academy saw its highest ever voter participation in the organization’s history, with members submitting ballots from 80 countries.2 months ago Bell Media
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Pamela Walsh Olson, who passed away peacefully at home in Eureka on Sunday, September 25 at the age of 76 after a short, courageous battle with cancer. She was an amazing wife, daughter, sister, auntie, cousin, teacher, and a trusted & supportive friend to countless family members, friends, and colleagues. Pam met her beloved husband Jim Olson in 1981 and they married early the next year, beginning a rich and wonderful love affair that lasted over 40 years. After returning to Eureka with Jim, Pam resumed her teaching career. She was preceded in death by her father Dr. Joseph Francis Walsh, mother Margery Wheeler Walsh, stepmother Janie Howard Walsh, stepdaughter Heidi Olson, brother-in-law Larry Kern, and sister-in-law Kathy Richards.5 months ago Lost Coast Outpost
The following is a round-up of updates by London-listed companies, issued on Friday and not separately reported by Alliance News:----------Custodian REIT PLC - Leicester, England-based real estate investment trust - Sells its Gosforth shopping centre for GB9.3 million. Says it acquired the 73,367 square foot shopping centre as part of its acquisition of DRUM Income Plus REIT in November, 2021. Says the price reflects a 3.5% premium to the £9.0 million apportioned value of the asset in 2021. ----------Ace Liberty & Stone PLC - Edinburgh-based commercial property investment company - Proposes open offer to raise up to £4.6 million through an open offer of shares priced at 25 pence each. ----------Mirriad Advertising PLC - London-based in-content advertising technology firm - Wins 'Most Innovative TV Advertising Technology' at the 2022 AdExchanger Awards.5 months ago AJ Bell Youinvest
Election Night! LoCO staff will be fanning out over the various election night parties underway at various locations around the county, and we’ll be getting reactions and judging the catering choices as the results come in! That’s way, way up from the 12,197 ballots counted in June. The first results — again, comprising those early, early voters — should go live sometime between 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. Then there will be a series of reports released throughout the night. For example, Supervisor-elect Natalie Arroyo’s lead increased between the Election Night final report and the final final report.4 months ago Lost Coast Outpost
The California Public Utilities Commission today released a long-awaited overhaul of its proposal to regulate rooftop solar installations, removing an unpopular new fee but reducing how much utilities would pay homeowners for supplying power to the grid. The CPUC’s challenge is to encourage more rooftop solar production while not disproportionately saddling low-income residents with higher energy bills. Ramping up solar power to replace fossil fuels is considered critical to cutting greenhouse gases in California. Fund $900 million in new incentive payments to help purchase rooftop solar systems, with $630 million set aside for low-income households. Rooftop solar customers “ have been getting a sweet deal for decades.”The original proposal largely reflected the interests of the state’s three largest utilities.4 months ago Lost Coast Outpost