Lionsgate Expanding Into Games Development

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A new hire at media giant Lionsgate is aimed at moving the company into producing games.

Lionsgate named Peter Levin president of Interactive Ventures and Games for the company. Levin was previously CEO of Nerdist Industries, a multi-platform digital content creator he ran with media personality Chris Hardwick.

“Mr. Levin will be responsible for expanding Lionsgate’s content creation into video games and other interactive ventures, including incubation of new properties, investment in existing games and digital media vehicles and leveraging Lionsgate’s franchises and other branded properties into the gaming space,”┬áthe company stated.

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The Evil Within Gets a Prequel Comic

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If you enjoyed getting scared to death while playing Bethesda’s The Evil Within video game, then get ready for another dose. Titan Comics is publishing a four-part prequel mini-series that tells a story before the events of the game.

Check out this sickening cover by 30 Days of Night artist Ben Templesmith:

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The comic will be written by Ian Edginton and drawn by Alex Sanchez.

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