MCM London: 5 Must-See Attractions for Animation-Lovers

Oct
16

The biannual MCM London Comic-Con is upon us, and there's an overwhelming amount of talent and sights to take in. We've focused on goodies specifically for animation and manga-lovers for this list, and there's tons to be excited about!

Watch 2 Minutes of Classic Movies Scenes, Recreated with LEGO

Oct
16

Classic movies and stop-motion animation collide in this video created to promote the book Brick Flicks: 60 Cult Movie Scenes & Posters Made from Lego. Watch scenes from everything from The Wizard of Oz to Pulp Fiction recreated with those colorful little bricks.

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6 Scientific Advances That Could Make You A Superhero, Or Villain

Oct
15

You've already been born, so being a solar powered alien is out of the question. Radiation has so far disappointingly failed to give anyone superhuman abilities, unless we're going to start counting painful death as a superpower. Luckily the unbounded forward march of science has you covered. Want to live in your underwater fortress with your robot army, we've got you covered! Use these technologies at your discretion. I look forward to reveling in your victories/ cowering in fear at your tyrannical reign!

DC Comics Reveals Its Next 7 Movies and Who Will Play the Flash!

Oct
15

It's apparently DC movies day, because Warner Bros. has decided to reveal a metric crap-ton of news, including their slate through 2020, more films in development, and casting for The Flash.

The Super Circuitcast! 10/15/14! 100 Episodes, 100 Games [Podcast]

Oct
15

Woah! It's episode number 100 for the Super Circuitcast, and in celebration, the whole crew (Matt, Sean, Ryan, Rami, Jen, and Moo) get together to give super quick reviews of 100 games that have come out over the last 100 episodes of the show. Join us for an hour-long escapade into insanity!

First Jurassic World Poster is Giving Me the Shivers

Oct
14

The park is open... Oh man, 2015 can not get here soon enough.

Holy Crap, You Can Actually Fly Around in the Next Pokemon Game

Oct
14

I don't understand how The Pokemon Company can get me so excited, year after year, for new games that are more or less pretty much exactly what I was playing two decades ago.

NYCC Beats Out San Diego to Become the Biggest Pop Culture Convention in North America

Oct
14

Wow! New York Comic Con has just surpassed Comic-Con International's San Diego event to become the largest pop culture convention in North America. ReedPOP, the organization that puts on NYCC, reports that this year's con attracted a record setting 151,000 unique attendees.

No One Told Me How Awesome the Adventure Time DVD Packagings Look...

Oct
14

I'm generally not much of a 'physical copies' kinda guy--call me a disembodied web-consciousness, but buying digital copies has always been enough for me. That is, until I saw these photos for the Adventure Time box set designs...

5 Places To Sate Your Nerd Thirst In And Around Boulder

Oct
14

I recently moved to Boulder, Colorado, which means that I've had to find new venues to feed my movie, comics and music fetishes. Rather than hoard this information for myself, I figured I would share my findings with all of you. After all, whether you're a resident or a visitor there's always things to discover in the city. Be sure to give me a ring if you're in the area.

Marvel Is Finally Making the Civil War Movie, Here Are 5 Predictions on What That Could Mean

Oct
14

Oh man, it's finally happening! According to a Variety scoop, Captain America 3 is going to be a huge turning point in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Why? Because Marvel is finally ready to dive into a movie version of the Civil War comic book storyline, pitting Robert Downey Jr.'s Tony Stark against Chris Evans' Captain America.

You Can Buy a Life-Size Pikachu Plush That Weighs as Much as a Baby

Oct
13

Have you ever wanted to bludgeon someone to death with a Pikachu? If so, have I found the product for you...

Red Bull Probably Owes You $10, Here's How to Claim It

Oct
13

If you've had a Red Bull in the past 12 years, and haven't spontaneously sprouted wings, you've got a little cash coming your way. Apparently, Red Bull is in a bit of legal trouble after being accused of misrepresenting what exactly their drink does for you (energy or something?).

Watch this Speedrunner Beat Goldeneye, Mario 64, and Ocarina of Time at the Same Time

Oct
13

Speedrunning a game? How quaint. Now watch this guy beat not one, but three classic Nintendo 64 games in under an hour. No, I don't mean his time for each game was 60 minutes apiece (although that would still be pretty impressive); this crazy guy beat all of them at the same time.

NYComic-Con Animation Roundup: The Top 5 Headlines

Oct
13

Last weekend saw big premieres and news at New York Comic-Con, and we've rounded up the top five headlines in the world of animation, including clips of upcoming movies & shows from Marvel, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, and Disney. Have a look!

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