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Sony Is Going To Be Making A Lot Of Movies Based On Video Games

4 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Aswe’venotedbefore,Sonyisstruggling withitsmajorfilmfranchise,theSpider-Manmovies.Butanymajormoviestudioneedstohaveatleastafewseriesputtingbuttsinseatsthesedays.So,whattodo?NathanDraketotherescue!AccordingtoBloomberg,SonyCEOKazHiraihastoldinvestorsheplanstodriveSony’smoviesalesfrom$8billionto$10billioninjustfouryears.

Yo Soy Groot! Here’s Vin Diesel Saying ‘I Am Groot’ In Fifteen Different Languages.

4 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

GuardiansoftheGalaxyenjoysarareluxuryinthatoneofitsanimatedcharactersonlyspeaksthreewords(well,fivewords),soyoucangetVinDiesel(andyes,that’sactuallyVinDiesel)tosaythesamethinginaboutadozendifferentways.ThisclipfoundbytheHollywoodReporter,however,introducesacontroversy.

‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ blitzes with ‘SNL,’ poster, TV spots

The Hollywood hype machine is kicking into high gear for “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1,” which opens in […]

A Brief History Of Turning The Hoverboard Into A Reality

4 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

We’veallseentheabovevideo bynow:Thesinglemostfamousskateboarderintheworldridinganactual,honest-to-Godhoverboardislikethedreamofevery’90skidsuddenly,brilliantly,madeflesh.Butintruth,sinceBackToTheFutureIIintroducedtheidea,amixofartists,scientists,andstraight-upweirdoeshavebeentryingtomakethehoverboardareality.

Smoke Up, Johnny: The Oxford Dictionaries’ Word Of The Year Is… Vape

4 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

In2012,wecelebrated(withGIFS,naturally)that“GIF”wastheWordoftheYear,andlastyearwemadeacalltoshutdowneverything whenOxfordDictionariesdeclared“selfie”theWordoftheYear.NowOxfordDictionarieshasannounced 2014?sWordoftheYear.It’svape.Fckingvape.Ihopeyou’rehappy,society.

Watch Adam West Reveal The Secrets That You Probably Didn’t Know Behind The Original ‘Batman’ TV Series

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

I’mnotgoingtolie,Iprobablywouldn’taskingmuchaboutBatman’s heightifIhadthechancetointerviewAdamWest.Funfactsareinterestingandall,plusit’dbeahoottofindouthestoleoneoftheBatmobilesandsoldittoJerryLawler backduringtheirwrestlingbattleinMemphis,butIhavegreaterthingsI’dneedtoprodhimabout.

Watch The Latest Epic TV Spot For ‘The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies’

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

I’vehadaweirdrelationshipwiththeLordoftheRingsfilms.Foryears,IresistedtheoriginaltrilogytothepointwhereIworeitasabadgeofhonor.Twoyearsago,however,IpickedupallthreefilmsfromapileofcheapBlu-RaysandfloppingseveredarmsduringaBlackFridaysaleandnowI’veseenthelight.

The Angry Birds Have A Chain Of Very Sad Theme Parks

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

WhenIgotthelinkaboutthisstory,fromFlavorwire,Iwasgenuinelynotexpectingtofeelbadforeveryoneinvolved.And,yet,hereweare:TheAngryBirdshaveathemepark,orreally,moreofaplaygroundwithsomefiberglassprops.Seriously,watchthattensecondspot,andtrynottofeelpitywashoveryouastheseactorstrytomakeahalf-assed“activitypark”seemlikeafuntimeworthbuyingaticketfor.

Tabletop Season Three Premieres with Tokaido!

It’s finally here! Our third season of Tabletop officially kicks off today, with Tokaido. I love this game so much, and I hope we captured the beauty, balance, and wonderful mix of strategy and guile that goes into each turn. I played with my pal Chris Kluwe, J. August Richards (who some of you may […]

I helped make a thing that’s funny

Newcastle teamed up with Caledonian Brewery in Scotland to make a Scotch Ale, and they hired me to tell you about it. We made a pair of really funny videos together, and this is one of them. I’m super proud of this, because I helped write it, and got to improvise a lot of the … … Continue reading ?

Let’s Talk About Tonight’s Geeky TV: ‘Arrow’ Is ‘Guilty’

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

WhenwelastleftArrow,theshowrevealedtheanswertothecentralmysteryofthisseason:WhokilledSaraLance?Ofcourse,it’sabitmorecomplicatedthanthat,andwe’llbelivebloggingaccordingly.Whatelseisonforusgeeks,however?AlltimesareEastern.8pmArrow,TheCW:RoymaybetheTylerDurdenoftheArrowverse,althoughwesuspectthisepisodewillwalkthatback,ifonlyalittle.

‘Bloodborne’ Has A Thankfully Brief Delay

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

2015promisestobeanexcitingyearforgames,partiallybecauseallthegameswewereexcitedforin2014gotdelayedtonextyear.Andthedelaysarestillcoming,asBloodborne,themostexcitingexclusiveforthePS4we’veseen,hasgottenpushedback.Butnotforlong.Yep,BlShow More Summary

‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ trailer: Ultron threatens human extinction

An extended version of the “Avengers: Age of Ultron” trailer is out, offering a few more seconds of the villainous […]

It's Time For Another Episode In Rosetta And Philae's Adventures!

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : io9

It's time for the latest installment in Rosetta and Philae's adorable cartoon series. After insisting the spacecraft wake up, impatiently demanding to know if it was there yet?!, telling stories to pass the time, and finally arriving, it's time to get giddy about Philae's impending landing on a comet. Read more...

Let’s Talk About Tonight’s Geeky TV: ‘The Flash’ Detonates ‘Plastique’

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Afterabriefbreak,TheFlashreturnswithawholebunchofnewepisodes.Andtonight’sisaboutaFrench-Canadianterroristwhoblowsthingsup.We’llbelivebloggingBarrypunchingtheFrench,andwhilewe’rehere,let’slookatwhatelseisontonightforusgeeks.AlltimesareEastern.8pmTheFlash,TheCW:Plastiqueisusuallyavillain,buthere,atleast,sheappearstobethetargetofanunethicalmilitaryscientist.

Regarding Anonymous Gaming Trolls, Tabletop, and More

So it turns out that this week is full of stuff that I would like to share with you, Internet. First, I wrote a column for The Washington Post about how anonymous trolls are poisoning the video game community, and what we can do about it. Anonymity, in some cases a key civil liberty, also […]

‘Assassin’s Creed: Rogue’ Launch Trailer Makes The Assassins Look Pretty Bad

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Shay,ouranti-heroforAssassin’sCreedRogue,hasflippedsidesandjoinedtheTemplars.Andithonestlylookslikehe’sgotexcellentreason,ifthelaunchtrailerisanyindication.We’veseenbeforethatsomethingtheAssassinstrytopulloffgoeshorriblywrong,asin“blowsupawholetown”wrong,whichisaprettybadshadeofwrongtobepaintedwith.

‘Warcraft’ Officially Has A Cast. And Posters!

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Warcrafthasbeenintheworksforquiteawhile;ifyoudigontheInternet,youcanfindrumorsofamoviegoingbacktothelate’90s.And,yes,it’sfinallyhappening,astheytrytobreakthroughandmakeavideogamemoviethatisn’tutterlyterrible.And,hey,ifnothingelse,they’vegotthecastforit.

Katniss Is Leading A War In The New ‘Mockingjay Part One’ Clip

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Katnissismeetinghercameracrewandshootinghovercraftsfromtheskyinnewfootagefrom TheHungerGames:MockingjayPartOne.Inthefirstclip,KatnissismeetingCressida(NatalieDormer),therebellion’spropagandadirector,andhercameracrewincludingMessallaShow More Summary

Meet The Man Who Built His Own Street Legal Batmobile And Uses It To Help Out Make-A-Wish Kids

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

ZacMihajlovicisamanwholoveshisBatman.TheCamden,AustralianativemanagedtobuildhisownversionoftheBatmobileusingactualpartsoftheoriginalfromthe1989MichaelKeatonfilmandtheskillsofengineerfather.Whatset’sMihajlovic’sBatmobileapartfromotherversionsaroundtheglobe isthefactthatitisstreetlegal,evenwithaworkingafterburner.

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