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Joss Whedon To Anita Sarkeesian’s Trolls: “Deal.”

5 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

AnitaSarkeesian iscontroversialbecausehonestly,alotofgamersontheInternetareseventeen,theystillthinkfeminismis“hoesup,brosdown,”andareunabletotakeanysortofcriticismaboutanyaspectoftheirlife,especiallywhenit’sonewithmerit.Asaresult,wheneverSarkeesianrollsoutanewvideoaboutmisogynyinvideogames,Twitterbecomesariverofpoison.

Prince Adam’s ‘What’s Going On?’ Returns In Glorious Live-Action

5 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Asyoucantellfromhistendencytorunaroundinfetishgear,PrinceAdamisanextrovertsupreme.Andthatappearstoextendtomakinglive-actionvideosofhimselfwithcosplayers.OK,OK,thisreenactionofaclassicviralvideo isactuallyfromAnimeFest2014,madebyThienVuong,akaTDragon,andhisfriendTrevorLawrence,withthehelpofprettymucheverycosplayertheycouldfindwillingtoparticipate.

The Government Is Spending A Million Dollars To Examine Twitter Memes

5 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

IoncehearditsaidthatTwitterisagreatplaceformarketerstotalktoothermarketersaboutmarketing.ItseemsthatfourresearchersatIndianaUniversitywanttotestwhathashtagtrendsarelegitimateinternetmemesandwhat’sjustabunchofmalarkey.TheNationalScienceFoundationhasgranted$919,917toaprojectcalledTruthy...Show More Summary

Frank Oz Explains How George Lucas Nearly Ruined Yoda

5 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

YodaisprobablyoneofthemostdistinctiveandbelovedcharactersfromStarWars,andhe’sbeenanimatedandvoicedbyFrankOz,aMuppeteertrainedbyJimHensonandafilmdirectorandanactorinhisownright.OK,somaybesomeofhismoviesaren’tverygood,butwhenyouthinkYoda,youhearOz’svoice.

No Jokes Allowed: Warner And DC Comics Reportedly Hate Laughter; Joy

5 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

AccordingtoDrewMcWeeny atHitfix,WarnerBros.hashandeddownanedicttothemakersofDCComicbookfilms:“Nojokes.”Thishas,ofcourse,notbeenconfirmedbyanyoneatWarnerBros.orDC,becausethatwouldbeasillythingtoexpectthemtocopto.I’mgoingtogooutonalimShow More Summary

‘The Pyramid’ Brings Mummy Curses To The Christmas Season

5 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

It’sbeenawhilesincewe’vehadamovieaboutakillermummy,sowhynotcelebratetheholidayswithaviciousmonster?No,wedon’tmeanyourracistaunt,wemeanabloodsuckingancienthorrorfromwithinanEgyptiantomb,afarbettercompanion.ThePyramidactuallylookslikeastraightforwardcreaturefeaturedressedupwithalittlefound-footagepretensionalthoughitsurelookslikethemoviedropsthatonceyouenterthetitularbuilding.

Deep Sea Animals With Googly Eyes Are The Cutest Nightmare Fuel You’ll See Today

5 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Megalodicopiahians[via]BoingBoing tippedustothesillynightmarefuelthatisDeepSeaFaunaWithGooglyEyes.Thissingle-servingTumblrusesstick-ongooglyeyestodramaticallyimprovedeepseaphotographsgenerouslyprovidedbytheWorldRegisterofDeep-SeaSpecies(WoRDSS),TheSmithsonian,TheUniversityOfChicago,andTheHandbookOfDeep-SeaHydrothermalVentFauna.

The New ‘Adventure Time’ Game Looks To Be Very Zelda-Esque

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

AdventureTimeisafunandsometimespoignantseriesthat’sasmuchaboutFinngrowingupasitisaboutgoofyhumor.However,consideringthenextgamefromthefranchiseisnarratedbyvariouscharacters,we’reassumingthegoofyhumortakesprecedence.Thisactuallyfollowstheseries’tendencytopaytributetoclassicRPGs:AdventureTime:HeyIceKing!

We Can Now Genetically Engineer Muscular Dystrophy Out Of Mice

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Musculardystrophyisadiseasethat,evenwhenit’snotfatal,stillmakeslifedifficultatbestforthethousandsofsufferers.Butwemightjustbeonthevergeofstoppingitaltogether.AUniversityofTexasresearchteamhasbeenworkingonremovingthemutationusingCRISPR/Cas9-mediatedgenomeediting andfoundsomesurprisingresults.

That Other ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ End Credits Character Will Also Be A Toy

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Beforewegettothenewstuff,we’llgiveanupdateonGroot.Justlastweekendwesawthefirstofficially-licensedDancingGroottoy.ThatFunkoPopvinylbobbleheadiscominginDecemberandisnowavailableforpreorder($10)atthiswebsite,andpossiblyotherwebsitesaswell.(ThiswasjustthefirstplaceIspottedit.)NowanothersurprisingcharacterfromtheendofGuardiansOfTheGalaxyisalsoavailableasaFunkoPoptoy.

The Honest Trailer For ‘Ghostbusters’ Arrives Just In Time For Ghostbusters Day

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

GhostbustersDay isthisThursday,soScreenJunkiesdroppedatimelynewHonestTrailer about“theclassicparanormalcomedythatlaunchedonereallydisappointingsequel.Maybetwo…”Yeah,they’restillplanninganothersequel eventhoughHaroldRamisdied,althoughtherebootmaybeanall-female...Show More Summary

Can A Fake Dinosaur Prank People? You Bet Jurassican.

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

congratulatesselfforpunforthreehours“MediocreFilms”isaYoutubechannelfor“insanepranksandstuff.”I’mnotsurethis“dinosaurinaboxtruck”“prank”is“insane”butitdoesdrivemecrazythinkingthatIcanjustrentavelociraptorsuitformyownpersonalentertainmentandthat’snothappeningrightnow.Filedunder:GammaSquad Tagged:.lol,DINOSAURS,JURASSICPARK,MEDIOCREFILMS,PRANKS,ViralVideos

Netflix Reveals More About Its Marvel Series

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Here’swhatwecurrentlyknowaboutNetflix’sMarvelseries:Therearefourof‘em (Daredevil,JessicaJones,IronFist,andLukeCage)leadingintoateamup(TheDefenders),andoneiscurrentlyshooting.Butthatdoesn’tmeantherearen’ttheoccasionalupdates,likefromNetflix’sCCOTedSarandos.Sarandosrecentlyspoke toEmpire,andwhilehedidn’tgiveawayanymassivespoilers,hediddropafewhints.

‘Pokemon’ Meets ‘Tekken’ In New Arcade Game ‘Pokken Tournament’

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

It’sanoldjokethatPokemonisessentiallyteachingkidsaboutfantasycockfighting.No,thekindwithbirds.AndnowNintendo’sbringingsomeMMAtothispartywithPokkenTournament.FirstuncoveredbyKotaku,thegameisheadedforarcadesandisdevelopedbyNamcoBandaiShow More Summary

‘Game of Thrones’ Director Neil Marshall Wants To Make A ‘Black Widow’ Movie

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

AtthispointIthinkwe’reallsortofconfused why,otherthanScarlettJohanssoncurrentlybeingpregnant,thereisn’taBlackWidowmoviealreadyfilming.Everyone’sfamiliarwiththecharacterbynowandeveryonethinksitwouldbeagreat“femaleled”superheromovie,iShow More Summary

Sebastian Stan Explains Chris Evans’ Penchant For Boob Grabbing

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Oh,conventions.Youaretheperfectbreedinggroundforawkwardpeopletoaskawkwardquestionsawkwardly.ThistimetheeventwasChicagoComicCon,andthepanelwaswithSebastianStanandAnthonyMackie,whoreallyshouldjusthavetheirownsideprojectastheMarvelOddCouple.FALCONANDTHEMAN.ARMANDTHEHAMMER.

Battle Armor Disney Princesses Don’t Wait For Heroes. They Are Heroes.

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

BattleArmorDisneyPrincessesphotographedbyHowieMuzika.Withallthevariousinternetfanartcollectionsansweringthequestion“WhatiftheDisneyPrincesseswere[hipsters/metermaids/varioustypesofsquirrels]?”,didanybodythinktoask,Whatiftheyweresuperbadass?Nomorewaitingfortheirprincetocome.TheseBattleArmorDisneyPrincessesarereadytofightthedragonsthemselves.

It’s Knuckles Vs. Shadow In Our Exclusive Preview Of ‘Sonic Universe’ #67!

NeitherKnucklesnorShadowareexactlymembersofeachother’sfanclubs.ButthatcomestoaboilinanexclusivepreviewofSonicUniverse#67!SonicUniverseisdedicatedtothecharactersthatsurroundeverybody’sfavoritebluehedgehog,villainsandheroesboth.It’sinterestingnotleastbecauseitbringsoutthenuancesinothercharactersthatthegamescan’tlingeron.

‘Girl Gamers’ Comprise Half Of All Gamers; It’s Science.

TheEntertainmentSoftwareAssociationconductedasurveyof2200householdstoseewhatsortofdemographicsmakeupcurrentvideogamebuyersandplayers.Theresultsarehere,andifyourfedoraisontootight,youmightconsiderthenumbers“damning.”Ifyou’reawomanandyouplayvideogames,youmightconsiderthenumbers“noduh.”Can’targuewithscience,andsciencesaysexactlyhalfofthepeoplebuyingvideogamesarewomen.

‘Boardwalk Empire’s Richard Harrow Might Be Your Next Doctor Strange

YouknowJackHustonbestasaseverelydisfiguredwarveteranfromBoardwalkEmpire,buthowaboutDoctorStrange?Hemightbeintherunning.AsThisIsInfamous pointsout,it’sinkeepingwithMarvel’soverallhiringstrategy:HustoncertainlyfitswhatMarveltypicallylooksforintheirleads–he’sknown,buthe’snotastar.

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