Posts Tagged Games

A Closer Look: Stream-box gaming is a mixed bag

This Monday, Sept. 29, 2014 photo shows the Amazon Fire TV, a product for streaming popular video services, apps and games in high-definition, in Decatur, Ga. Several popular game titles, including "Minecraft-Pocket Edition," are available for Fire TV, which runs on an operating system based on Google's Android OS. (AP Photo/Ron Harris)

ATLANTA (AP) — As gaming consoles such as the Xbox and the PlayStation diversify into video, social media and other non-gaming apps, it seems only fair that streaming TV devices start nudging into gaming territory.

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Review: Avengers assemble in ‘Disney Infinity 2.0′

This product image released by Disney Interactive shows the box art and accompanying figurines; Thor, from left, Iron man and Black Widow, from the “Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes," game. (AP Photo/Disney Interactive)

For kids today, there’s no escaping The Walt Disney Co. Even if Mickey Mouse, “Toy Story” and all the Disney princesses leave you cold, the company also owns Marvel Comics, the Star Wars franchise and the Muppets. The jocks on your block are probably hooked on Disney’s ESPN.

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