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Out This Week: Stephen King's IT, Super Meat Boy on Nintendo Switch

Out This Week: Stephen King's IT, Super Meat Boy on Nintendo Switch
From IGN - January 8, 2018
By Lucas M. Thomas

With so many new games and movies coming out, it can be hard to keep up. Lucky for you, IGN is here to help with a weekly round-up of the biggest releases each and every week. Check out the latest releases for this week, and be sure to come back next Monday for a new update.

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Release Date: Tuesday, January 9, 2018

From our Review: There have been so many Stephen King adaptations over the last four decades - many of them bad - that its easy to take them for granted. But there is something undeniably appealing about the sensibilities of this prolific author, a visual quality that translates effectively to the screen, and its something that director Andy Muschietti captures disturbingly well in his adaptation of IT or at least, in this first half of the two-part film.

Release Date: Tuesday, January 9, 2018

From our Review: Friendship may be magic, but theres nothing particularly enchanting about My Little Pony: The Movie. Its going to leave fans of the series frustrated and everybody else completely baffled as to why this show was popular in the first place.

Release Date: Tuesday, January 9, 2018

From our Review: On the surface, The Foreigner promises to be Jackie Chans return to large scale action thrillers, and for what its worth, the film succeeds in that regard. What most audience members might not be expecting, though, is for the film to also be a strange combination between a Taken-esque revenge story and a convoluted political thriller involving the British government and a new faction of angry, young IRA terrorists. Those two storylines should not be able to exist in the same film, which makes it a testament to how much The Foreigner gets right, that the two very different plots manage to combine together as well as they do.

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