You can now download Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnston's Earth Unaware for only 2.99$ here.Here's the blurb:A hundred years before Ender's Game, humans thought they were alone in the galaxy. Humanity was slowly making their way out...Show More Summary
When the NYT runs a series of stories about the cross between East Enders and Game of Thrones that British politics has become, it’s somewhat serious. As part of the expert-sourced fear mongering in the run in to the referendum vote, one concern was that the financial services industry in London would haemorrhage jobs to […]
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Bethesda recently announced a remastered version of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim for consoles, but modders continue to play with the PC version, offering changes, graphics updates and all manner of content. Now, we are getting a total...Show More Summary
I’m glad I hesitated to call last week’s episode “Battle of the Bastards” the greatest in series history, because tonight’s season finale, “Winds of Winter,” tops it in every way. Accomplishing moving character moments, brutal machinations,...Show More Summary
Way back in 2013, I wrote about a mod called Enderal , a very ambitious attempt at creating an all-new game out of Skyrim’s bones, with a new map, new buildings, new characters, the works. Shockingly, considering the way most of these things usually go, it’s actually finished! Read more...
Not since J.R. took a bullet on Dallas has a TV show?s season finale taken over the way Game of Thrones? Season 5 ender did when Jon Snow was potentially murdered. Here's Kit Harington's defense for why he was seen on set.Click To Continue Reading
Over at The Monitor, David Bowles is reviewing some of the best science fiction books of all time. Read his reviews of The Left Hand of Darkness, Ender’s Game, 1984 and Dune, and keep your eyes open for more installments. Read more....
This week's selection of endings is all about Anime based on video games and this is the second time I've done this theme after about doing these features for almost a year. There are enough of these anime to warrant the second time, since a lot of games are written like anime anyways and the transition is usually okay in right hands. Show More Summary
Koei Tecmo's upcoming Attack on Titan game by Dynasty Warriors developer Omega Force has received a new trailer showing copious amounts of jetpack-fueled Titan slicing. Looking a little like a cross between Zone of the Enders and Earth...Show More Summary
Lionsgate announced today the arrival of its first four home entertainment releases presented in state-of-the-art 4K Ultra HD (UHD) resolution. Sicario, The Last Witch Hunter, Ender’s Game, and The Expendables 3 will be available March 1, 2016, timed to Ultra HD Blu-ray players’ market availability. In addition to 4K UHD resolution which offers 4x the […]
Sony Computer Entertainment recently announced that it signed an agreement with Kojima Productions, a newly formed studio by the acclaimed game designer Hideo Kojima (of Metal Gear & Zone of the Enders fame), to develop its first game that’s a brand new IP. Sorry everyone, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain was his last...
There's a passage from Orson Scott Card's Ender's Game that comes to mind almost immediately during this episode of The Leftovers, "International Assassin." It goes like this: "In the moment when I truly understand my enemy, understand him well enough to defeat him, then in that very moment I also love him. Show More Summary
So I've been playing a lot of Fallout 4, a video game set in a post apocalyptic wasteland and I am loving it so much. I honestly haven't much to say since I don't think anyone reads these things and people just check out the videos below to jam to some music. Show More Summary
Ender’s Game: No one is coming to save us…it’s all on you.
Rising British star Asa Butterfield (Hugo, pictured in Ender’s Game) has replaced Kodi Smit-McPhee in Croak, the first live-action feature from Oscar-nominated ParaNorman director Sam Fell, reports THR. Smit-McPhee had been attachedShow More Summary
The great thing about Anime based on dating sims offer a multitude of waifus for you to fawn over (Otome game themed post coming later this month for those Otoge fans!) and use as a reason to fight random people on the internet for liking...Show More Summary
It's one of the most popular games out there, but ask any parent of a Minecraft-lover what it's all about and you'll likely get a blank stare. That's OK, your kids know a Steve from the Ender Dragon and you know that the addictive building-blocks game is one of the few that successfully educate and entertain their players. Show More Summary
Morgan Matthews made a documentary about brilliant teenagers competing in the Math Olympiad, many of whom were on the autism spectrum, and that inspired his feature film, "A Brilliant Young Mind," with "Ender's Game" and "Hugo" star Asa Butterfield. Show More Summary
Asa Butterfield ("Hugo," "Ender's Game") plays a young genius mathematician who struggles with social interactions and relationships in "A Brilliant Young Mind." From director Morgan Matthews and writer James Graham, the film, inspired...Show More Summary