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J.J. Abrams to Direct Star Wars Episode VII [UPDATED]

J.J. Abrams to Direct Star Wars Episode VII [UPDATED]

Justin J. Wood January 26, 2013 Comments

According to The Wrap, J. J. Abrams will be directing the latest episode in the ever growing Star Wars Saga. Ben Affleck was also mentioned to be a hot contender for the coveted directors

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Guardians of the Galaxy casting: Sandler and Carrey on Marvel’s wanted list?

Guardians of the Galaxy casting: Sandler and Carrey on Marvel’s wanted list?

Ben Chalker January 24, 2013 Comments

Latino Review let loose this thought provoking tidbit earlier today. Marvel is asking for the availability of both Jim Carrey AND Adam Sandler! My immediate reaction: No. Thankyou. My opinion aside it is an

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Elder Scrolls Online – Trailer

Elder Scrolls Online – Trailer

Ben Chalker January 23, 2013 Comments

Cinematic really is the word there isn’t it. I could watch the heck out of that movie… Some vital stats, in no particular order: – Elder Scrolls online is the first chapter of the

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The Australian R18+ Classification Revolution

The Australian R18+ Classification Revolution

Emily Jansch January 17, 2013 Comments

Tired of your games being de-bloodied and de-fanged when they hit Australian shores? So am I. So when the R18+ classification for video games was finally introduced at the start of this year I

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Galactic Empire Responds to White House Stance on Death Star

Galactic Empire Responds to White House Stance on Death Star

Ben Chalker January 17, 2013 Comments

So, the White House has a nifty little initiative called “We the people”. Citizens may submit petitions to WhiteHouse.gov and when said petition gathers 25,000 signatures a representative addresses the petition. On Nov 14

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Disney Announces New Gaming Universe – Disney Infinity! [UPDATED]

Disney Announces New Gaming Universe – Disney Infinity! [UPDATED]

Justin J. Wood January 15, 2013 Comments

Disney Interactive today unveiled its most ambitious gaming initiative ever, Disney Infinity. This all new game platform unlocks the freedom to create stories and play experiences starring beloved characters from The Walt Disney Company

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Is Zack Snyder doing a “Seven Samurai” inspired Star Wars movie?

Is Zack Snyder doing a “Seven Samurai” inspired Star Wars movie?

Ben Chalker January 15, 2013 Comments

We all got really excited earlier today when reports of a Jedi based adaptation of Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai, but it turns out it’s not to be. The Hollywood Reporter shot down the story

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Sci-fi short : R’ha

Sci-fi short : R’ha

Ben Chalker January 15, 2013 Comments

Watch this. I’ll wait. Ok, so what you just saw was made by one dude in seven months. One guy. Probably in a basement, and although he did have some help with the audio,

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Warner Bros. takes full control of Superman!

Warner Bros. takes full control of Superman!

Erin Deacon January 11, 2013 Comments

Faster than a speeding bulletin, more powerful than a locomotive and able to leap buildings in a single bound? You’d be forgiven for thinking its Superman. In actual fact, it’s the Warner Bros. legal

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The Full List of Nominations for the 85th Academy Awards!

The Full List of Nominations for the 85th Academy Awards!

geek'D January 11, 2013 Comments

Another year, another round of award nominations for the 85th Academy Awards were announced overnight. The nominations were read by Seth MacFarlane, who will also host the event, and actress Emma Stone. The top

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