The Pull List: Sovereign Presents a Rich Fantasy World, Perhaps too Rich

Mar
20

Fans of Tolkein, George R.R. Martin, The Elder Scrolls series, or rich, deep fantasy worlds in general, rejoice! Sovereign, from writer Chris Roberson and artist Paul Maybury has plenty to offer you. Perhaps a bit too much, even.

2014 Supernatural VegasCon: Impressions

Mar
19

When I discovered the Rio was hosting VegasCon 2014, a Creation Entertainment Convention for the hit CW show Supernatural, now in its 9th season, I was a little more than excited.  My wife, being a huge fan, was also elated to discover that I'd be covering the convention, and she helped me understand the unique culture behind this show's fandom.  But no amount of preparation could prepare me for the weekend.

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Adventure Time Recap: Father-Figures and Submarine Visions in "Billy's Bucket List"

Mar
19

On last Monday's episode of Adventure Time, "Billy's Bucket List," Finn confronts his innermost fears to complete Billy's bucket list, and in exchange, gains some heavy info regarding his biological family. It's the eponymous time again!

You Can Beat Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes In 10 Minutes

Mar
19

A few months ago, it was reported that Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes would have a short story mission, about 2 hours. Many fans argued that this did not justify a $20 to $40 dollar price point at launch. Well, get ready internet, because it turns out that most speed runners can beat the game is about ten minutes.

Star Wars Episode VII to Take Place 30 Years After Return of the Jedi, Additional Details Revealed

Mar
19

After much speculation, we finally know when in the Star Wars timeline the next film will take place.

Billy Dee Williams Gives Star Wars Fans a Reason to Watch Dancing with the Stars

Mar
19

Lando Calrissian himself, Billy Dee Williams, graced the Dancing with the Stars stage on Monday, regaling the audience with an energetic cha-cha set to the infamous disco version of the Star Wars theme.

12 New Games Coming to the Ouya: Too Little Too Late

Mar
18

The team behind the Ouya recently announced that they'll be showcasing 12 new games for the system at GDC, but does anyone actually care? No. No they do not.

IEM Katowice - Team Doge House Dominate Hearthstone

Mar
18

While the focus of IEM Katowice was on the League of Legends and StarCraft II matches, a smaller Hearthstone tournament was being run with some of the larger names in the scene.  Four players participated in the event, but Team Doge House members Artosis and Gnimsh took home first and second place.

Watch the First 10 Minutes of Captain America: The Winter Solider!

Mar
18

I love you Disney/Marvel. There, I said it. 

Pixar Working on The Incredibles 2, Cars 3

Mar
18

Pixar is preparing to return to two of its most successful films. Disney CEO Bob Iger announced today that the animation studio is working on both The Incredibles 2 and Cars 3

First Photos from the Set of Gotham: A Young Gordon and Penguin

Mar
18

Shooting has officially begun for the Gotham pilot, and the Internet is flush with photos of James Gordon, Oswald Cobblepot, and Harvey Bullock.

Flash Characters Will Debut in Arrow

Mar
18

We got a good look at The Flash's costume for his upcoming Arrow spin-off series, and now we have a few more details on how the CW plans on introducing the character. 

Space Dandy Episode 10: There's Always Tomorrow, Baby [Recap]

Mar
17

You ever feel like your life is just an endless loop of monotony and misery? A song stuck on repeat? That today was very much the same episode as yesterday? Well, if you do, you are not alone. In this episode of Space Dandy, Miyaji Masayuki (the episode’s director) takes a look at the nature of life, and the boring routine that makes up so many of our own. It is good.

Wolverine Sequel Will Follow X-Men: Age of Apocalypse

Mar
17

On Twitter, director James Mangold let it slip that the next Wolverine film will be released after the events of X-Men: Age of Apocalypse. This means that Weapon X fans will have to wait at least until 2016 for their next shirtless Hugh Jackman fix. That is, if he reprises his role.

New Liars Album 'Mess' Now Streaming via NPR

Mar
17

Liars' new album Mess drops in a little over a week, but as usual, you can stream it in its entirety now on NPR. Which I strongly urge you to do, because the LA boys haven't had a single misstep yet in fourteen glorious years, spanning minimal punk, spastic grunge, and into a brave new era of prog-dance.

American Horror Story Season 4's Theme is "Carnival"

Mar
17

American Horror Story will return to FX with thirteen new episodes this fall, and writer and co-executive producer Douglas Petrie has revealed the "theme" of the season: carnivals. Sounds like fertile ground for plenty of creepiness.

Pikachu and Friends are the Official Japanese Mascots for the 2014 World Cup

Mar
17

Japan has officially chosen Pikachu and 10 other Pokemon as their official mascots for the 2014 World Cup. Why? Because Pokemon are awesome, that's why.

New Music Monday: Foster the People, Perfect Pussy, and More!

Mar
17

Time one again for the only reason to get up Monday morning, New Music Monday. I spent the weekend reading Les Miserables and listening to Art Pepper and Charles Mingus and I'm ready for something new. Luckily, this week offers a whole steamin' slew of sparkling new music and I'm gonna do my damndest to weed out what's good, bad, and ugly about the whole mess. Thanks for stopping by!

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The Living Room Congress, Session 28: Smoked Salmon [Podcast]

Mar
17

HUVr boards the science train; VHS goes out of style; the Wii drops net support; Wes Anderson fever; Mike glubs up; South Park: The Stick Of Truth apologizes to Australia.

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Ultra Street Fighter IV's Decapre Debuts at Final Round 17

Mar
16

Today marked the end of the fighting game tournament Final Round, and boy did Capcom have a treat for those watching.  While it was announced that the new fifth character for Ultra Street Fighter 4 was going to be revealed after the competition, what nobody expected was the exhibition match Capcom held between the winner of Final Round (which happened to be Street Fighter Fight Night’s Ryan Hart) and Combofiend, who was rocking the new character Decapre.

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