Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock lands on Apple TV+ on Friday. Ahead of the premiere, a ‘first look’ video has been released. It features some of the key crew members telling viewers what they can look forward to.
Feral Interactive announced that its game Total War: MEDIEVAL II is coming to iOS and Android this spring. Built on ROME: Total War on mobile, MEDIEVAL II offers even greater depth and replayability than its predecessor. As well as the familiar, compelling mix of massive real-time battles and intricate turn-based strategy, MEDIEVAL II brings more nuanced settlement management, additional agents to conduct state affairs, and more sophisticated campaign mechanics. “Set across three continents during the turbulent Middle Ages, spectacular conflicts and scheming rivals litter the path to power as the great kingdoms of the medieval world vie for supremacy. Be it through diplomacy or conquest, benevolence or fear, players must secure the resources and loyalty to rule an empire from the shores of Western Europe to the sands of the Arabian desert.”
A new trailer for Severance was released on Tuesday. The drama, directed by Ben Stiller, will premiere on Apple TV+ on February 18. It is about the staff at fictional firm Lumon Industries, who have undergone a procedure that surgically divided their brains between work and personal life.
Today would have been the late Betty White’s 100th birthday. The Golden Girls star passed away on December 31, 2021. To celebrate, Google has created an Easter egg. Put the actor’s name into Google.com to see it!
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In a new video, Cece Bell, author and executive producer of El Deafo, explains how losing her hearing as a child influenced the graphic novel and subsequent Apple TV+ series. It’s a really important insight and gives context to the original of the character’s superhero powers. The show is available to subscribers now.
LEGO Star Wars: Castaways is an Apple Arcade game in which players can explore, create characters, race Microfighters, and more. Friday’s update brings a few features: OWN YOUR PERSONAL MICROFIGHTER: Meet Lax Torios at the new Microfighter shop and acquire your own. CUSTOMIZE YOUR HAIR COLOR: Meet Floid Burbakk at the new Barbershop to discover a new customization feature. NEW ACTIVITIES IN THE SOCIAL HUB: Build or destroy Sandcastles, go fishing for LEGO Bricks, and hang out at the cantina or by the beach on the lounge chairs.
A mini-documentary taking viewers behind the scenes of ‘The Tragedy of Macbeth’ has been released. It features key members of the cast and crew, including star Denzel Washington. The Joel Coel-directed black and white adaptation premiered on Apple TV+ on Friday.
The Tragedy of Macbeth is now available on Apple TV+. Previously, it had only been available in select theatres. The Shakespeare adaptation from Joel Coen stars Denzel Washington and France McDormand. Mr. Washington was recently nominated at the SAG awards for his performance in the movie.
Today, Archosaur Games, Tencent, Lightstorm Entertainment and Disney announced Avatar: Reckoning, a new mobile multiplayer online role-playing shooter created for mobile gamers. Developed by Archosaur Games and published globally by Level Infinite, Avatar: Reckoning is set to debut on iOS and Android mobile devices in 2022. Avatar: Reckoning will transport players to never-before-seen parts of Pandora where they will meet new Na’vi clans fighting to defend their home, battle powerful RDA troops seeking to exploit the resources of the moon, and encounter spectacular alien creatures – all playable solo or in dynamic multiplayer matches. Players will level up their Avatar character, equip powerful weapons, and battle through single player story missions, co-op and player-vs-player (PvP) game modes with innovative combat tailored for touchscreens.
Dickinson, one of the first shows ever to appear on Apple TV+ has finished. The season three finale was the last episode. To celebrate, a new mini-documentary has been released, in which star Hailee Steinfeld and other members of the cast and crew give viewers a look behind-the-scenes and share some of their favorite memories from their time on the show. All three seasons of Dickinson are available to Apple TV+ subscribers now.