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Thieves stole $200,000 worth of props from the set of a huge Netflix show

Not many Netflix shows last longer than four seasons, but The Crown is an exception to the rule. The historical drama debuted in 2016 and returns for a fifth season this fall. Production will reportedly begin on the sixth and final season this summer, but in the meantime, Netflix has a disaster to deal with.…

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Sea of Thieves Steam Sales Top 5 Million

by William D’Angelo , posted 12 hours ago / 704 ViewsDeveloper Rare announced Sea of Thieves has sold more than five million units on Steam. In celebration of the milestone, Rare will be giving away the All Together Now! Emote for free to everyone who logs into the game by December 29 at 23:59 GMT.…

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How esports org 100 Thieves will boost its M&A strategy with $60M in Series C funding

Esports organization 100 Thieves isn’t shy about its hunt for acquisition targets.The organization announced the closure of its Series C funding round on Thursday, raising an additional $60 million and increasing its valuation to $460 million. A significant chunk of this funding round will go toward mergers and acquisitions, with execs pointing to its recent…

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Review: Army of Thieves is a smart, witty, and ultimately poignant heist thriller

Shine on, you strange beautiful nerd — Not many zombies, but loads of Wagner and the return of our fave goofy nerd Ludwig Dieter. Jennifer Ouellette – Nov 5, 2021 6:23 pm UTC The brilliantly nerdy, high-strung German safecracker Ludwig Dieter (Matthias Schweighöfer) was a highlight of Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead. Now he…

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The Ending of Army of Thieves (and Its Origin) Explained

One of the unexpected joys of Zack Snyder’s zombie-filed heist extravaganza Army of the Dead was Matthias Schweighöfer as Dieter the uber-charming safecracker, so the idea of a dashing, romantic spin-off movie focused on the character would be welcome news…Except for one bittersweet (and somewhat spoiler-y) fact: Dieter, like nearly all the characters in Army…

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Army of Thieves Review

When Netflix debuted Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead last spring, the big-budget, big-runtime zombie flick marked a turn away from comic book epics and a return to the horror-on-steroids fare the director had previously made a meal of with his 2004 remake of Dawn of the Dead. More importantly, by bringing Snyder into their…

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Thieves Used Deepfake Voice Technology to Pull Off a $35 Million Bank Heist

News @andrew_andrew__ Oct 14, 2021, 5:35 pm EDT | 1 min read Elnur/ShutterstockThieves used audio deepfake technology to clone a businessman’s voice and order a $35 million transfer to foreign accounts, according to a court document obtained by Forbes. It’s the most successful “deep voice” heist so far, though it may be just a small…

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Thieves Used This “Game Boy” to Steal Five Mitsubishi Outlanders

News @andrew_andrew__ Oct 10, 2021, 1:13 pm EDT | 1 min read BBCA gang of Yorkshire car thieves managed to steal five Mitsubishi Outlanders using a gadget disguised as a Game Boy. West Yorkshire Police say the device is worth £20,000 and can unlock and start keyless cars in “a matter of seconds.” First reported…

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AT&T and 100 Thieves are bringing their partnership into the metaverse with the AT&T Station

AT&T and prominent esports organization 100 Thieves are joining forces to launch the AT&T Station, a virtual reality space located in the VR platform VRChat. The virtual experience is AT&T’s first foray into the metaverse, and 100 Thieves’ first experiment in digitizing its lucrative apparel lines. AT&T independently worked with VRChat to begin developing the experience…

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‘Army of Thieves’: See Trailer for Zombie-Less Prequel to ‘Army of the Dead’

Just five months after Army of the Dead premiered on Netflix, the zombie film has already spawned a prequel, Army of Thieves. The streaming service revealed the first trailer for the movie Saturday during the streaming service’s Tudum event.  While Army of the Dead was an undead action film, its prequel — centered on the…