Star Fox Zero E3 2015 Preview

Star Fox Zero

One of the biggest attractions at this year’s E3 was the playable demo of Star Fox Zero for Nintendo’s Wii U console. This season there was a dearth of new, quality games that were actually available to play on the floor. So, the fact that an actual demo was available to play for Star Fox […]

Skylanders: SuperChargers E3 2015 Preview

Skylanders

The Skylanders franchise was really the franchise that made the Toys-to-Life video game genre accessible, efficient and profitable. Without Skylanders, I doubt that Disney Interactive would have followed suit with Disney Infinity. Even Nintendo has joined in with the current Amiibo craze. However, Toys-to-Life really was perfected by the Skylanders franchise. The franchise receives its […]

Destiny: The Taken King E3 2015 Preview

Destiny: The Taken King

Later this fall, Activision will release The Taken King expansion for Bungie’s hit new online, first-person shooter franchise, Destiny. Despite some hefty criticism, Destiny has been an unprecedented success for Activision and the industry. With a 10-year plan in place for the franchise, The Taken King will mark the beginning of “Year 2″ for the […]

Remembering Composer James Horner

James Horner

On Monday, June 22nd, the world of film music suffered a devastating loss when James Horner, winner of two Oscars for his musical contributions to Titanic, died in a plane crash. Mr. Horner’s death sent shockwaves through the film community. He scored three movies awaiting release and was on-board to do the scores for the […]

E3 Recap – Microsoft’s Xbox Media Briefing

Microsoft

Microsoft came out with all guns blazing this year, something they had to do considering that they are lagging behind Sony and the PlayStation 4 in terms of sales. Their media briefing was jam packed with games and announcements that they probably hope will get you to upgrade from your Xbox 360 to a shiny […]

E3 Recap – What We Learned From Bethesda

Fallout-4

Bethesda is taking E3 much more seriously this year than in the past and last night even hosted their very own media briefing for the first time. While much of what they were showing off had already been announced, such as Fallout 4 and the new Doom title, they did still have plenty of information […]

The Fabulous Baker Man: Celebrating Rick Baker

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As May of 2015 drew to a close, an announcement was made that, in its’ own small way, changed the course of film history. Rick Baker, the winner of seven Oscars for his achievements in film make-up, announced that not only was he selling material from his past projects, but he was retiring. As a […]

Coming up in Gaming – June

Batman Arkham Knight Screenshot

Although June will be marked in a lot of gamers diaries it will generally not be for game releases as it is the month that will see hundreds of new titles announced at E3. That hasn’t stopped some publishers from pushing out their big hitters though, with some highly anticipated titles on the way. Big […]

San Diego Comic-Con: A Convention Out of Control

San Diego Comic-Con

Comic-Con 2015 is only weeks away and will be held from July 8-12 at the San Diego Convention Center. San Diego Comic-Con, or Comic-Con International, is widely known as the largest convention of its kind in the entire world. However, in recent years, that fact is becoming more of a detriment than a lofty point of […]

How Gotham, Arrow, and The Flash Season Finales Proved You Can Have Different Comic Book Shows With Different Tones

Arrow, Flash, Gotham

When it comes to season finales, they’re meant to convey something special. Whether it’s a cliffhanger that’ll make you wish the next season was already here, or a wrap-up of everything the season had built up, it’s meant to make you feel something. For DC Entertainment, Warner Bros. and the stations that house them, they had three […]

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