Flappy Bird is Back! In Germany... on a Disc

Apr
13

Despite its departure from the App Store, Flappy Bird just won't go away. It was recently spotted being sold in Germany, at retail, on a disc. I don't even.

Weekend Box Office: Cap 2 Squeaks by Rio 2 for the Lead

Apr
13

In its second week out, Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier managed to top the box office charts once again, albeit only by a slim margin. The film has now grossed $159 million domestically, and will very likely top the first Captain America's $176.7 million in the next week or so. Worldwide though, The Winter Soldier has already beaten The First Avenger by a huge margin, bringing in $317.7 million so far.

Draft Day [Movie Review]

Apr
13

Draft Day is one of those interesting kinds of sports films that is not necessarily about playing the sport itself. Yes, it takes place on one of most important dates in the NFL, but the film doesn’t show any actual football. It’s something that may turn off people who want to see men tackling each other and well-choreographed plays, but it may just attract those who wouldn’t necessarily be interested in the subject matter at first glance.

Comic News: Deadpool World Record, Amazon Buys ComiXology, Deathlok Solo Series

Apr
13

The new Marvel movie might be the weekend's big event, but there's plenty going on in the world of paper comics as well. Read on for the story behind Deadpool's world record, Amazon's purchase of comiXology, a Deathlok solo series, and more.

PAX is Heading to Texas Next Year

Apr
13

After a bit of teasing, it's official, a third PAX convention is being planned for 2015. PAX South will debut in San Antonio, Texas from January 23-25 at the Henry B. Gonzalez convention center. It will be held alongside Boston's PAX East and Seattle's PAX Prime.

Prepare to Journey into Nyx in this Magic: The Gathering Teaser

Apr
12

The next Magic: The Gathering set is "Journey into Nyx," which will wrap up the Theros block on May 2. It is a 165 card set which will feature two new keywords: Constellation, an ability that appears on Enchantment Creatures and triggers when your enchantments enter the field, and Strive, which appears on Instant and Sorcery spells and can change single target spells into multi-target ones.

Agents of SHIELD News: Providence Teaser, New Stills, Maria Hill, Nick Fury

Apr
12

Agents of SHIELD really hit its stride last week with an episode linking in with the events of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. What's next for the team? Read on for a preview of this week's episode, new images, details on returning characters, a limited edition poster printing, and more.

James Cameron AMA Recap: Avatar, True Lies, Battle Angel, Virtual Reality and More

Apr
12

Generally not considered to be an especially candid filmmaker, James Cameron recently surprised Reddit by particpating in an "Ask Me Anything," letting fans post questions for him to answer. In addition to talk of his family life and whether he prefers dogs or cats, Cameron also dished quite a bit of info on his upcoming projects. You can read the full AMA here, or check out some of the highlights below.

Titanfall Expedition DLC Set for Next Month

Apr
12

The next crop of Titanfall DLC was revealed today at PAX East. Titled "Expedition," the content pack will be released in May.

Twitch Plays Pokemon Emerald: Nightmares Are Forever

Apr
12

They say third time’s the charm, but this was ridiculous. After successfully completing Pokemon Red and Pokemon Crystal, Twitch decided to embark on Generation III’s Pokemon Emerald. What followed was one of the most harrowing and arduous journeys that we’re now duty bound to document for you, gentle reader. It all started with a girl named “A” for Anarchy.

Timecop Reboot Gains a Writing Team

Apr
12

Good news! The Timecop reboot has gained a set of writers. Oh, also their making a Timecop reboot. No doubt you're moaning loud enough to bother the neighbor's dog at this point. You're probably in one of two camps, either you're bemoaning the pointless ruining of a beloved childhood movie, or you're wondering why in the world Hollywood is remaking a Jean Claude Van Damme movie with a 35% audience rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Either way you're probably right. When the best we can hope for is the collective long exhale after the RoboCop reboot it's hard to get excited.

The Living Room Congress, Session 30: Carnie Folk [Podcast]

Apr
11

Phelps kicks a bucket; Dark Souls 2 is still new; Ray William Johnson gets old; Louie C.K. is horrifying; Charles doesn't trust train-dwellers; Assassin's Creed sails to Hyrule.

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DC Movie News: Green Lantern, Batman vs Superman Casting, Gal Gadot in Training

Apr
11

Warner Bros. and DC might have sidestepped going up against Avengers: Age of Ultron in 2015, but there's still a ton of work that needs to be done if Batman vs Superman is going to make its new 2016 release date. Read on for more casting for the upcoming film, David Goyer's comments on Green Lantern, and Gal Gadot's new look.

Avengers News: Guardians in Avengers 3, Set Photos, and Black Widow's Relationship with Hawkeye

Apr
11

Avengers: Age of Ultron might feel far away, but it's approaching fast. With just one more Marvel movie to go before the team reunites next year, the studio is currently knee-deep in production on the upcoming film. Read up on how Marvel plans to connect the Avengers to the Guardians of the Galaxy, see some set photos from three different countries, and get the skinny on Hawkeye and Black Widow's relationship below.

Spider-Man News: Venom, Sinister Six, Carnage, and Amazing Spider-Man 4

Apr
11

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 hits theaters in less than a month (and less than a week outside of the US), and whether or not it's a hit, Sony seems intent on moving full steam ahead ontheir extended Spidey universe. Read on for plans regarding Venom and Sinister Six spin-offs, a Carnage tease, and a recent announcement from director Marc Webb.

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