Month: September 2012

Miyamoto, Retro working on ‘fantastic’ Wii U games

By: Eddie Makuch The Wii U will launch with 52 games by April 2013, but there’s more in the pipeline, at least two of which are from well-respected Nintendo studios and the Mario creator himself. Speaking during the latest installment of Game Trailers TV, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime said new Wii U projects from Shigeru Miyamoto and Metroid developer Retro Studios are in the works. “I could get myself fired by breaking all of the news here on your show, []

Tales Of Xillia 2 Has Two More Playable Characters

By: Melissa If you’ve been following the recent Tales of Xillia 2 news, you already known that the playable characters consist of Ludger and all of the previous game’s playable characters. Namdai announced at TGS 2012 that more playable characters would be announced soon — it appears that soon means now. Tales of Xillia 2 is a sequel to the original Tales of Xillia and takes place a year after its conclusion. The sequel features an improved battle system which allows the []

Sly Cooper: Thieves In Time Pre Order Bonuses And Release Date Unveiled

By: Spencer Pressly   (@torchwood4sp) Sly Cooper was suppose to make his dynamic return this month, but last month Sony decided to push the game back till an unclear early 2013. Sony has now revealed the games new (and hopefully permanent) release date of February 5th, 2013 in North America. Europe can expect to have the game sometime in March 2013 as well. There will also be special items and costumes if you pre order the game. Sly’s para glider will be able []

Lost’s Ken Leung Added To NBC’s Infamous

By: Leslie Kasperowicz Another name has been added to the cast of NBC’s midseason drama Infamous. This time it’s former Lost actor Ken Leung, who has been cast in a recurring role for the “opulent soap” that focuses on a family with secrets and the undercover detective determined to uncover them for personal reasons. Leung, who is currently recurring on Person of Interest over at CBS, is doing quite a bit of network-hopping. He also recently picked up a role in a []

Nicole Richie And George Takei Tapped For The New Normal

By: Leslie Kasperowicz The New Normal showrunner Ryan Murphy revealed some casting news for the NBC comedy’s upcoming episodes via Twitter yesterday. A couple of well-known people will be showing up on the series, one a former socialite and daughter of a famous musician, and the other a bona fide legend. Ryan Murphy tweeted the news Friday afternoon that Nicole Riche and George Takei have both signed on for guest appearances. THR says that they two will be playing themselves in their []

Once Upon A Time Season 2 Cast And Character Photos

By: : Kelly West This Sunday night, those eagerly awaiting the second season of ABC’sOnce Upon a Time will finally get their way. In the interest of discouraging fans of the storybook drama from wishing their weekends away, we have some promotional photos for Season 2 to show you, including a cast picture. Once Upon a Time mixes fantasy with reality, following a group of storybook character who’ve been banished to our world by an evil queen. The first season introduced us []

Super Junior′s Leeteuk to Enlist on October 30

Super Junior′s leader Leeteuk will be enlisting on October 30.  Leeteuk has been receiving five weeks of basic military training in the training camp of Uijeongbu and is set to serve on active duty for the next 21 months. Leeteuk debuted as leader of  Super Junior back in 2005. He has been ineligible for active duty due to strain put on his herniated disk caused from both choreography and the car crash he was involved in back in 2007.  But after concentrating []

Jang Dong Gun Prepares to Steal Hearts

Jang Dong Gun, the very handsome gentleman from SBS’ A Gentleman’s Dignity, recently had a photo shoot with fashion magazine, while keeping up with his very masculine and debonair self. Marie Claire created a special BIFF issue in honor of the 17th Busan International Film Festival featuring the dashing Jang Dong Gun and introducing his new upcoming film Dangerous Liaisons.    (Isn’t there another movie titled that out there?") The movie synopsis surrounding Jang Dong Gun, is that he is the best []

World War Z Director Marc Forster Up For Disney’s Imagining Nathan

By: Kristy Puchko Lately all the news that makes mention of director Marc Forster has been about his adaptation of Max Brooks’ novel World War Z, and of that none of it’s been good. There have been reports of seven weeks of reshoots, scribes being brought in to rewrite the third act for those reshoots, and rumors that Brad Pitt, who is serving as producer and star, has completely cut ties with the director. Though the movie is not due out until []