Destiny Players Have Found a Game-Shattering Glitch

Sep
11

It’s been less than 72 hours since Destiny's release and in true obsessive fan style, followers of the game are already finding ways to exploit Destiny to their cruel advantage through cheats and glitches.

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TNT Working on a Live-Action Teen Titans TV Series

Sep
11

The Teen Titans have a long history of comic book appearances, but if you're anything like me, you know them best from the 2003 TV series. That, or the recently revived incarnation of the show, which despite its comedy focus, is actually not bad. Now it seems the Titans might finally be making their way to live-action, with a pilot in the works at TNT.

The Living Room Congress, Session 48: On The Shoulders Of Zuckers [Podcast]

Sep
11

Local child stalker unmasked; Fable grabs for money; advertisements eat away at the mind; Mine-o-rama bails out; Michaeltheticals.

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Shigeru Miyamoto Directing a Pikmin Movie

Sep
11

Shigeru Miyamoto is taking a break from video games to try his hand at filmmaking. He'll be directing his first animated short, starring the Pikmin,and titled Pikmin Short Movie. Here's to hoping he's better at making movies than he is at naming movies.

Guy Dressed in Pokemon Clothes (And Carrying a Poke-Plushie) Jumps the White House Fence

Sep
11

Someone really wanted to challenge President Obama to a Pokemon battle. Earlier today, a man dressed in a Pikachu hat and shirt, and holding a stuffed Pokemon toy, jumped the White House fence and made a ru for it. He obviously didn't make it far before he was apprehended by Secret Service agents, although the White House went into a temporary lockdown anyways, just in case Team Rocket was lurking about.

Is France's Cult Anime Hit 'Wakfu' Worth a Netflix Marathon?

Sep
11

When we say cult, we mean it: aside from attracting prime ratings on French television since its 2008 debut, Wakfu has an equally rabid fan following worldwide--earlier this year the kickstarter for an English debut surpassed its goal by some 600%, raking in nearly $500,000. The show follows the adventures of Yugo, a boy blessed with Portal-like teleportation powers in a world similar in look and feel to Ragnarok and Maple Story. It debuts on Netflix Sept. 14th, so the question is: to binge watch, or not to binge watch?

Batman v. Superman Batmobile Officially Revealed!

Sep
11

After yesterday's revealing leak, Zack Snyder and crew have decided to officially unveil the new Batmobile design.

11 Secret Characters in Super Smash Bros. for the 3DS

Sep
11

Super Smash Bros for the 3DS isn't out for another two days in Japan, but as always, a few people have managed to get their hands on copies of the game early. As it turns out, a lot of the characters that fans thought were left out in this version are actually in there, as secret unlockable characters.

Gold Xbox Ones and PS4s On Sale for Just $13,700

Sep
11

What a bargain! If you're looking for a new console, and to spend around $13,700, you're probably a crazy person (but you're also in luck). A store in Dubai (of course) is now selling Xbox Ones and PS4s with a rose gold case crafted by Italian jeweler Gatti (they assure us he is renowned). 

Will Ferrell Streaming Games on Twitch for Charity

Sep
10

Will Ferrell has partnered with DonateGames.org for "Will Ferrell's SuperMegaBlastMax Gamer Challenge." The event will feature Ferrell livestreaming games on Twitch, while raising money for charity and children with cancer.

The Simpsons Runs Out of Crossovers, Will Crossover with Itself Instead

Sep
10

After bumping heads with Futurama and Family Guy, next month, the Simpsons will be meeting the Simpsons. On the upcoming "Treehouse of Horror" Halloween special, the longest running family on TV will meet their earliest incarnation: the Simpsons family from The Tracey Ullman Show.

The Pull List: Smash Together Animal Farm, War of the Worlds, and Watership Down and You Get Wild's End

Sep
10

Welcome to The Pull List, a weekly column where we check out a first isssue and tell you whether or not to follow that comic based only on that. This week, I've chosen Wild's End from writer Dan Abnett and Illustrator I.N.J. Culbard. Mix a little War of the WorldsWatership DownAnimal Farm, and throw in a little Earthbound, and you're on the right track in terms of what to expect.

The Pull List: Grant Morrison's 'Annihilator' Dazzles, Ponders Art as Salvation

Sep
10

Welcome to The Pull List, a weekly column where we check out a first isssue and tell you whether or not to follow that comic based only on that. It's another Grant Morrison work this week, so expect meta-narratives, suppositions on an ultimate reality, all that good stuff. If there's any indication that the magic Morrison machine is slowing down, it isn't in Annihilator, which ponders and intertwines the poles of life and death, art and meaninglessness, creator and creation. It's the story of a Hollywood screenwriter at the end of his mental and physical tether, when his own written creation materializes and suggests a partnership.

Destiny and Why People Should Stop Listening to Metacritic Users

Sep
10

For all the talk of the ludicrous amount spent on Destiny and the even more ludicrous fact that Activision was able that same amount on launch day, it is now the day after Destiny’s release. And along with that, we still have Metacritic user reviews pouring in to prove once again that people are stupid.

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Are Those the Death Star Lights in JJ Abrams' Tweet? (Or Are We Just Insane)

Sep
10

JJ Abrams is a huge self-admitted Apple fan, so it's no surprise that after the Apple Watch announcement yesterday, Bad Robot tweeted out a cheeky little message congratulating the company. What is unexpected about the tweeted image is what seems to be in the background.

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