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Planet Coaster World's Fair Pack DLC
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Planet Coaster World's Fair Pack Launches October 16Frontier Developments plc (AIM: FDEV) today announced the Planet Coaster World’s Fair Pack, launching on 16 October. The World’s Fair Pack brings 10 new international themes from which players can take their park guests on a journey around the world or build the ultimate international entertainment park.

Expanding on the already rich assortment of Rides in Planet Coaster, the World’s Fair Pack features two new fully customizable types of Coaster, over 300 building items and more than 60 scenery items to create an immersive park packed with atmosphere.

The World’s Fair Pack includes:

- 10 new international themes from China, USA, France, Morocco, Italy, Germany, Japan, UK, Mexico, and Spain. Each theme features unique shops, restaurants, scenery items and billboards...

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DETECTIVE DEE: THE FOUR HEAVENLY KINGS on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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DETECTIVE DEE: THE FOUR HEAVENLY KINGS debuts on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Nov. 13 from Well Go USADirector Tsui Hark (The Taking of Tiger Mountain) brings back the popular hero in the smash hit wuxia fantasy franchise for DETECTIVE DEE: THE FOUR HEAVENLY KINGS, coming to digital, Blu-ray™ Combo Pack and DVD November 13 from Well Go USA Entertainment.

Set during the Tang dynasty, the third film in the action-packed, martial arts franchise finds the intrepid detective defending himself from the Empress while looking to recover a magical weapon. DETECTIVE DEE: THE FOUR HEAVENLY KINGS has Mark Chao (Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon) returning in the title role, with Feng Shaofeng (The Monkey King franchise), Lin Gengxin (The Taking of Tiger Mountain), Ethan Juan (The Guillotines), Ma Sichun (Goldbuster) and Carina Lau (Detective Dee franchise) rounding out the cast...

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Rig it Right! Maya Animation Rigging Concepts, 2nd Edition
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Rig it Right! Maya Animation Rigging Concepts, 2nd Edition from CRC PressCRC Press has published Rig it Right! Maya Animation Rigging Concepts, 2nd Edition.

Rig it Right! breaks down rigging so that you can achieve a fundamental understanding of the concept. The author will get you up and rigging with step-by-step tutorials covering multiple animation control types, connection methods, interactive skinning, BlendShapes, edgeloops, and joint placement, to name a few.

The concept of a bi-ped is explored as a human compared to a bird character allowing you to see that a bi-ped is a bi-ped and how to problem solve for the limbs at hand. Rig it Right! will take you to a more advanced level where you will learn how to create stretchy rigs with invisible control systems and use that to create your own types of rigs...

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Thriller SEARCHING on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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Hyper-Modern Thriller SEARCHING arrives on Digital Nov. 13 and on Blu-ray, DVD Nov. 17 from Sony PicturesDive deep into the virtual world of social media with a mystery-thriller for the digital age, SEARCHING, debuting on Digital and redeemable via the Movies Anywhere App. on November 13, coming to Blu-ray™ and DVD November 27 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. A unique take on society’s pervasive use of technology, SEARCHING is the feature film debut for writer-director Aneesh Chaganty, and writer-producer Sev Ohanian. Chaganty and Ohanian’s script constructs a new form of cinema inspired by the connection between parent and child in the Internet age. Stopping at no lengths to find his missing daughter, a determined father, played by John Cho (Star Trek, Harold & Kumar), explores her social media accounts, emails, pictures, videos and more to aid in the police investigation. Cho is joined by an impressive cast including Emmy Award® winner Debra Messing (“Will & Grace”), Joseph Lee (“NCIS: Los Angeles”) and Michelle La in her feature film debut.

Since winning the audience award and the Alfred P. Slogan Feature Film Prize at its Sundance debut, SEARCHING has riveted audiences and critics alike...

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PC FPS World War 3 STEAM Early Access
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PC FPS World War 3 launches Early Access attack on October 19thSoldiers, we have concluded yet another phase of our field test and we would like to extend our most sincere gratitude towards all of the thousands of players from around the world who have helped these past few weeks. After analyzing the results, the community feedback as well as many conversations with you and within our development team we’ve got great news to share.

We have received the final order of assault! We’re ready! The invasion starts on October 19th, 2018. World War 3 will be available in Early Access on STEAM, in a soft-price model for $28 USD.

On the 19th of October, we count on your supporting fire on the World War 3 front lines...

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Pope Francis - A Man of His Word on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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Pope Francis - A Man of His Word debuts on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Dec. 4 from Universal PicturesCatch a rare glimpse into the world of Pope Francis in the incredibly inspiring documentary Pope Francis - A Man of His Word, arriving on Blu-rayTM, DVD, Digital and On Demand on December 4, 2018 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. The first-of-its-kind documentary takes viewers on a moving exploration with Pope Francis as he engages in conversation with a cross-section of humanity. In an era of deep distrust of politicians and people in power, when lies, corruption and alternative facts are the order of the day, Pope Francis - A Man of His Word show us the heart of a person who lives what he preaches and provides insightful commentary on the world around us.

Pope Francis - A Man of His Word is a rare co-production with the Vatican...

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ZOMBIE 40th Anniversary Limited Edition on Blu-ray
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ZOMBIE 40th Anniversary Limited Edition debuts on Blu-ray Nov. 27 from Blue Underground and MVDJust in time for its 40th Anniversary, Blue Underground is proud to present ZOMBIE in a brand-new 4K Restoration from the original uncut and uncensored camera negative.

In Italy, it was considered the 'unofficial sequel' to DAWN OF THE DEAD. In England, it was known as ZOMBIE FLESH EATERS and banned as obscene. In America, it was called ZOMBIE and advertised with the depraved tag line "WE ARE GOING TO EAT YOU!"

Tisa Farrow (THE GRIM REAPER), Ian McCulloch (CONTAMINATION), Al Cliver (CANNIBALS), and Richard Johnson (THE HAUNTING) star in this worldwide splatter sensation directed by 'Maestro Of Gore' Lucio Fulci (CITY OF THE LIVING DEAD, THE HOUSE BY THE CEMETERY) that remains one of the most eye-skewering, skin-ripping, gore-gushingly graphic horror hits of all time...

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After Effects for Designers
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After Effects for Designers: Graphic and Interactive Design in Motion from Focal PressFocal Press has published After Effects for Designers: Graphic and Interactive Design in Motion. This book teaches design students, artists, and web, graphic, and interactive designers how to design, develop, and deploy motion design projects using Adobe After Effects.

Author Chris Jackson balances fundamental aspects of time-based design with related techniques, and explores the principles of animation; composition and layout; visual hierarchy; typography; cinematic storytelling; 3D modelling; compositing, and more.

Each chapter contains unique, step-by-step project exercises that offer timesaving practical tips and hands-on design techniques, teaching readers how to effectively use the tools at their disposal in order to conceptualize and visualize creative solutions to their own motion design work...

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Activision's Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
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Activision's Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is Available Now WorldwideBlack Ops 4 is here! The best-selling series in Call of Duty® returns with Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 available now, digitally and at global retailers worldwide. The most anticipated multi-platform game of this holiday according to Nielsen Game Rank™, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 delivers a game-changing experience with more ways to play together with friends than ever before.

“Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is packed with an amazing array and a massive amount of content across Multiplayer, Zombies and Blackout, and the launch marks just the beginning of an incredible journey ahead,” said Rob Kostich, EVP and GM, Call of Duty. “When you pick up a Black Ops game, you know you have something you are going to play for a really long time, but Black Ops 4 takes that to an entirely new level. The team’s commitment is clear – no matter what kind of player you are, there is a ton of content to be enjoyed, and there is even more to come for everyone in the community. Black Ops 4 is unlike anything Treyarch has ever created and we think fans are going to have a blast...”

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God Knows Where I Am on DVD
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God Knows Where I Am arrives on DVD October 23rd from Juno Films and MVD EntertainmentGod Knows Where I Am is the story of Linda Bishop, a well-educated New Hampshire mother who suffered from severe bipolar disorder with psychosis, who was intermittently incarcerated and homeless, inevitably being committed for three years to a state psychiatric facility. Successfully fighting her sister's protective attempts to be named her legal guardian, Linda was able to refuse treatment and medication, and eventually procured an early, unconditional release, despite the lack of post release planning.

Upon her release, she wandered ten miles down the road from the hospital, broke into an abandoned farmhouse and lived off of rainwater and apples picked from a nearby orchard for the next four months, through one of the coldest winters on record. Unable to leave the house, she became its prisoner, and remained there, a prisoner of her own mind, eventually starving to death.

Her body was discovered several months later and with it a diary that Linda kept documenting her journey...

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Operation Finale on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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Operation Finale arrives on Digital Nov. 20 and on Blu-ray and DVD Dec. 4 from Universal PicturesFollow the astonishing true story of an Israeli intelligence agent who brought Hitler’s deadliest lieutenant to justice in the intense and gripping film, Operation Finale, arriving on Digital on November 20, 2018 and on Blu-ray combo pack, DVD and On Demand on December 4, 2018 from Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures (MGM) and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Brimming with incredible performances from Golden Globe® winner Oscar Isaac (Ex Machina) and Academy Award® winner Ben Kingsley (Schindler’s List), Operation Finale is also backed by an amazing supporting cast including Mélanie Laurent (Inglorious Bastards), Lior Roz (Fauda), Nick Kroll (Loving), Haley Lu Richardson (The Edge of Seventeen), Joe Alwyn (Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk), Pepe Rapazote (Narcos) and Greta Scacchi (Brideshead Revisited) .

Operation Finale is directed by Chris Weitz (About a Boy) from a screenplay by Matthew Orton. The film follows the gripping true story of the 1960 covert mission of legendary Israeli intelligence agent Peter Malkin (Isaac) as his secret mission leads him to infiltrate Argentina and capture Adolf Eichmann (Kingsley), the Nazi officer who masterminded the plans that sent millions of innocent Jews to their deaths in concentration camps during World War II, and bring him to justice...

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Crazy Rich Asians on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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Crazy Rich Asians arrives on Digital Nov. 6 and on Blu-ray and DVD Nov. 20 from Warner Bros.The only thing crazier than love is family when “Crazy Rich Asians” arrives on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital. “Crazy Rich Asians” features an international cast of stars, led by Constance Wu (TV’s “Fresh Off the Boat”), Gemma Chan (TV’s “Humans”), Lisa Lu (“2012”), Awkwafina (“Ocean’s 8,” “Neighbors 2”), Ken Jeong (the “Hangover” films”) and Michelle Yeoh (TV’s “Star Trek: Discovery,” “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”). The “Crazy Rich Asians” ensemble also includes Henry Golding, making his feature film debut, Sonoya Mizuno (“La La Land”), Chris Pang (TV’s “Marco Polo”), Jimmy O. Yang (TV’s “Silicon Valley”), comedian Ronny Chieng (TV’s “The Daily Show”), Remy Hii (TV’s “Marco Polo”), Nico Santos (TV’s “Superstore”) and Jing Lusi (TV’s “Stan Lee’s Lucky Man”).

Jon M. Chu (“Now You See Me 2”) directed “Crazy Rich Asians,” based on the acclaimed worldwide bestseller by Kevin Kwan. Color Force’s Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson, and Ivanhoe Pictures’ John Penotti, produced the film...

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Disney's Christopher Robin on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital
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Disney's Christopher Robin arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital November 6On Nov. 6, Disney’s “Christopher Robin,” the wondrous, live-action film in which Winnie the Pooh and friends venture into mid-century London to help grown-up Christopher Robin (Ewan McGregor), arrives instantly on Digital and Movies Anywhere and on Blu-ray™ and DVD with captivating, behind-the-scenes extras. The fun-filled tale features A.A. Milne’s timeless characters from the Hundred Acre Wood — Pooh, Tigger, Piglet, Eeyore, Kanga, Roo, Rabbit and Owl — making their first appearance as three-dimensional characters who remind Christopher Robin, and viewers of all ages, to appreciate the simple pleasures in life.

This entirely new take on the Winnie the Pooh stories will transport parents back to the imaginative, carefree days of childhood and allow them to share their love of Pooh and friends with their own children. “When you are able to make people laugh and cry in the same movie and you are able to tell the story with integrity and ground it in reality and have the magic realism on top of it, it lifts your spirits and connects you with the people you love,” says director Marc Forster. “We could all use a little bit of Pooh’s heart and wisdom right now...”

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Seizing the Light, 3rd Edition
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Seizing the Light: A Social and Aesthetic History of Photography, 3rd Edition from Focal PressFocal Press has published Seizing the Light: A Social and Aesthetic History of Photography, 3rd Edition. The definitive history of photography book, Seizing the Light: A Social & Aesthetic History of Photography delivers the fascinating story of how photography as an art form came into being, and its continued development, maturity, and transformation.

Covering the major events, practitioners, works, and social effects of photographic practice, Robert Hirsch provides a concise and discerning chronological account of Western photography. This fundamental starting place shows the diversity of makers, inventors, issues, and applications, exploring the artistic, critical, and social aspects of the creative process...

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The Handmaid's Tale Season 2 on Blu-ray and DVD
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The Handmaid's Tale Season 2 arrives on Blu-ray and DVD Dec. 4 from MGM and FoxThe “emotional yet soaringly beautiful” (Daniel Feinberg, The Hollywood Reporter) second season of “The Handmaid’s Tale” comes to Blu-ray and DVD December 4th from MGM Television and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. The 4-disc set includes all 13 heart-stopping episodes, as well as two brand new featurettes that take the viewers beyond the pages of Margaret Atwood’s award-winning, best-selling novel.

The Emmy® and Golden Globe® award-winning drama series returns with a second season shaped by Offred’s (Elisabeth Moss) pregnancy and her ongoing fight to free her future child from the dystopian horrors of Gilead. “Gilead is within you” is a favorite saying of Aunt Lydia. In Season Two, Offred and all our characters will fight against - or succumb to - this dark truth. Standout performances were given by returning cast members including Joseph Fiennes, Yvonne Strahovski, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, O-T Fagbenle, Max Minghella, Samira Wiley and Amanda Brugel. Moss, Wiley, Bledel and Dowd have all won Emmy® Awards for their performances in the series. Season Two of the series garnered three Emmy® Awards...

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