Channel Surfer: Rome, Historical Drama or Bromance?

Aug
29

They say Rome wasn’t built in a day, but according to HBO, it fell in under two seasons. Not too many people were happy that this historical drama got such a short run, which begs the question, were they right? Or were they just entranced by the Tumblr feed that was Vorenus and Pullo.

A Resident Evil TV Series Is on the Way, Based on the Games

Aug
29

Holy hell folks, it's finally coming and it's been long overdue. If for some reason you thought I was talking about a new Hello Kitty cartoon, well then I'm sorry to disappoint. Mance Media, a relatively new production studio, is working on a TV series inspired by the Resident Evil games. That's right, you heard correctly folks! You can start jumping for joy.

Stan Lee Will Appear in Kevin Smith's Yoga Hosers, Here's What He'll Look Like

Aug
29

Two decades ago, Kevin Smith somehow convinced Stan Lee to appear in his film Mallrats. 20 years later, Smith has gotten him to do it again, confirming that Stan Lee will play a character in the upcoming film Yoga Hosers.

Face Down, Ass Up Is Not An Appropriate Crime Fighting Pose

Aug
29

After a long period of praise for their progressive ways in their comics properties Marvel has caused a bit of a stir with a hyper-sexualized variant Spider-Woman cover. She's crouched on a rooftop, lips slightly parted with her spandex covered ass in the air like she's waiting to get fucked. It's a pose that's perfectly in line with what artist Milo Manara has been doing in his own work on his Italian comic, Click!. Marvel, Manara and the writer, Dennis Hopeless have all weighed in on the controversy.

Star Wars 7 Rumors: Sith Planets? Stormtroopers Confirmed? Is Adam Driver Related to Han Solo?

Aug
29

Star Wars Episode VII is heading back into production, and with that comes plenty of speculation and rumorings. Read on for two bits of official news, followed by a few potentially spoilery reports.  

Marvel Rumor: Big Changes Might be Coming to the Avengers Lineup in Age of Ultron

Aug
29

It's Marvel rumor time, and this one concerns the entire line-up of the Avengers team. It took a while for the current roster (Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Hulk, Hawkeye, and Black Widow) to come together, with each of them being introduced prior to their appearance as a full team in the Avengers movie. However, according to a new report, while that team might still be together in Age of Ultron next year, that doesn't mean they'll stay that way for long.

Comic-Con May Leave San Diego Due to Legal Troubles with the City

Aug
29

Comic-Con and San Diego may seem inseparable, but recent legal trouble might see the convention leaving the city for the first time in its nearly 45 years of operation.

Nintendo Announces a New 3DS with an Extra Analog Stick and Exclusive Games

Aug
29

Nintendo is really, really bad at naming things, but I have to admit that this New 3DS has some pretty interesting features. That's not a typo by the way, it's actually called the "New Nintendo 3DS." Nintendo has literally stopped caring about names at this point.

Ridley Scott's Explanation for Exodus: Gods and Kings' Casting is So, So Dumb

Aug
28

Ridley Scott is usually a fantastic director, but his explanation for the bizarre casting of Exodus: Gods and Kings might be one of the dumbest (and most offensive) things he's ever done. If you're not familiar with the film, Exodus is a retelling of the story of Moses and Ramses, and as such, it takes place in ancient Egypt. Scott apparently forgot about this last part, of just assumed that ancient Egyptians look a lot like Christian Bale and Joel Edgerton.

Captain America Directors Reveal 9 Things About the Upcoming Sequel

Aug
28

Captain America 3 won't be hitting theaters until 2016, but that doesn't mean that directors Anthony and Joe Russo aren't more than happy to discuss the development. This being a Marvel project, they obviously can't divulge too many specifics, but they did manage to drop some very tantalizing hints about the final installment in the Captain America trilogy.

The Pull List: Wayward Crams Together Japan, Cats, and Kappas

Aug
27

Welcome to The Pull List, a weekly column where I check out the first issue of a new comic and tell you whether or not you should start following that comic based only on that. Tonight I've decided to pick up Wayward, mostly because it was the only first issue of a comic they still had a copy of by the time I got to the comic shop tonight. Nevertheless, I was pleasantly surprised.

Doctor Who is Arriving in Minecraft This Fall

Aug
27

Doctor Who and Minecraft, a match made in... someone's weird fanfic probably. Nevertheless, the two will soon meet in the Xbox 360 version of the game this September.

GOG Is Now Selling Movies (DRM Free of Course)

Aug
27

Look out Steam, you've got some competition. GOG.com used to be known as the place to go to download old games with no DRM, but they've been rapidly expanding over the past year, and are now looking to bring that "DRM free" philosophy to much more than games.

The Super Circuitcastarino! 08/27/14! Metal Gear Solid V, Halo 2, and Fantasia [Podcast]

Aug
27

In this episoderino, Matt, Rami, Sean, and Moo discuss the upcoming PC release of Metal Gear Solid V, Matt forces everyon to talk about Halo and Destiny, and Rami tries to justify his enjoyment of Disney's Fantasia game. Much yelling and jokes ensue.

Twitch.TV Bought by Amazon for $970 Million: The Good, The Bad, and the Potentially Disastarous

Aug
26

Well, after a whirlwind of a day, rife with rumors and speculation, it has been officially announced that Amazon has purchased Twitch.TV for a whopping $970 million. There's obviously a lot of speculation going around still about just what this means for Amazon, for Twitch, and for the gaming community as a whole. Let's break down the facts and make some guesses, shall we?

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