Link Tank: Netflix’s She-Ra Casts Non-Binary Voice Actor

She-Ra: Princesses of Power, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, The Outer Worlds and more in today's daily Link Tank!

She-Ra: Princesses of Power Casts Non-Binary Star

Here’s how Dominic Monaghan won a role in The Rise of Skywalker through a World Cup bet.

“If there was ever an EGOT to give for actors getting to appear in all the major cinematic universes, Dominic Monaghan would be the first recipient. Best known for his role as Merry in Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings trilogy, Monaghan has also starred in the cult ABC series Lost and the mutant Bolt in X-Men Origins: Wolverine. And now, he’s got a speaking role in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.”

Read more at Inverse.

She-Ra: Princesses of Power has cast a non-binary voice actor ahead of the upcoming season.

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A lot of new things are coming for the characters in the newest season of She-Ra: Princesses of Power, and one of the things that was heavily teased during New York Comic Con was the introduction of two new characters—one we haven’t seen yet, and the other a shapeshifting, non-binary mercenary, Double Trouble.

Read more at The Mary Sue.

Highly anticipated role-playing game The Outer Worlds will rattle your idea of a perfect planet.

“The very first quest in The Outer Worlds, Obsidian’s highly anticipated first-person RPG out October 25, asked me to make what felt like an impossible choice. On one side was a community of outsiders frustrated by corporate control. Their outpost was something like a worker’s paradise—they were well fed and mostly happy, surviving by relying on each other. I admired their leader, Adelaide, for the passion that she had for her people. On the other side was the corporate-owned town they left, led by Reed Tobson, an idiot that didn’t seem to realize that asking his workers to only eat canned fish (for protein!) led to the population being ravaged by plagues. Despite how much I hated Tobson, he was right that the people working for him suffered because of the workers that had abandoned the town to form their own community.”

Read more at Gizmodo.

You can now get a free year of streaming service Disney Plus if you are a Verizon member.

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“If you missed out the short-lived promotion that offered Disney’s new streaming service, Disney+, at just $5 a month, it looks like you’ve got at least one more shot at scoring a deal on it before it launches next month. In fact, you can count on getting the much-anticipated streaming bundle for free — that is, if you’re a Verizon customer.”

Read more at Thrillist.

Paula the two-toed sloth, located at a zoo in Germany, is the world’s oldest sloth at 50.

“For many sloths, surviving a trip to the ground is an impressive achievement. As the BBC reports, a two-toed sloth living in a German zoo has done something even more monumental: Guinness World Records confirms that Paula the sloth has officially been deemed the world’s oldest sloth at age 50.”

Read more at Mental Floss.

The Federal Trade Commission is set to block a US company from selling stalkerware apps.

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For the first time, the Federal Trade Commission is set to block a US company from selling apps people used to spy on their significant others.

Read more at PCMag.