Day: May 17, 2020

Comedian Fred Willard Passes Away

The lovable comic actor Fred Willard, whose on-screen career spanned 50 years, passed away on Friday.

The scene-stealing star of moves like Best in Show and The Mighty Wind, along with TV shows like Modern Family and Netflix’s upcoming Space Force, was 86-years-old.

Willard’s daughter, Hope, tweeted out the news this afternoon, remarking that her father had died peacefully on Friday evening.

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Tom Selleck Was Almost Indiana Jones and Here’s the Proof

Here at IGN we occasionally like to showcase something from geekdom’s rich history — a pop-culture Time Capsule, if you will, that gives us a peek in to the past, perhaps providing a new appreciation for previous projects.

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It’s part of well-known Hollywood antiquity that mustachioed heartthrob Tom Selleck, star of smash ’80s series Magnum P.I. — and more recently Blue Bloods and scads of “Jesse Stone” TV movies (um, ask your parents) — was originally offered the role of Indiana Jones.

Selleck turned the role down, out of

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Story Of Seasons: Friends Of Mineral Town Launches In North America On 14th July

Following the news that Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town would be launching in Europe on 10th July for £42.99, XSEED Games has now confirmed it’ll be arriving in North America shortly after this date on 14th July. If you preorder a physical copy from the XSEED Games Store or at participating retailers for MSRP $49.99, you’ll receive an exclusive Strawberry Cow Pocket Plush.

Digital pre-purchases will be available on the Nintendo Switch eShop at a “later date” and will also support pre-loading. In addition to this, all digital purchases will include Cow Costume DLC as an early

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