Day: 19/10/2012

Mass Effect 4 leaves Shepard behind

By: Eddie Makuch Commander Shepard is gone, but not forgotten. BioWare Montreal producer Fabrice Condominas confirmed to VG247 that Shepard’s story is finished, and the captain will not be featured in Mass Effect 4, or whatever the next entry in the series is titled. “There is one thing we are absolutely sure of–there will be no more Shepard, and the trilogy is over,” Condominas said. “This is really our starting point. Now the Mass Effect universe is vast, and very, very rich. []

Odin Sphere is 50% Off On PSN, This Week Only

By: Melissa Evans (@Fataleflare) Playstation 2 greatest hit Odin Sphere is half off on PSN this week only, bringing down the prince the from $9.99 to $4.99. This deal is only for the North American Playstation Store. Odin Sphere is a cult classic game made by Vanillaware. Vanillaware is known for making games such as GrimGrimoire and Muramasa. Next year they will release Dragon’s Crown for PSVita and PS3. Source: Gaming Union

The Family Circus Movie Moves Forward With A Pair Of Writers

By: Eric Eisenberg One of my favorite scenes in Doug Liman’s 1999 dark comedy Go (a movie that I highly recommend) features characters played by Timothy Olyphant and Katie Holmes sitting together in a diner and having a friendly conversation about the daily funnies. Olyphant begins to talk about his hatred for the comic strip The Family Circus, saying, “You sit down and read your paper, and you’re enjoying your entire two-page comics spread. Right? And then there’s the Family fucking Circus, []

Epik High argued with Yang Hyun Suk for their title song?

By: jennywill YG Entertainment‘s Yang Hyun Suk explained why Epik High has two title songs. The hip hop trio recently made their long awaited return with the release of their 7th album ‘99‘, and released the two music videos to “Don’t Hate Me” and “UP“. Yang Hyun Suk revealed: “The reason why Epik High’s 7th album has two title songs is because Epik High wanted to make “Don’t Hate Me” their title song and I wanted to make “UP” featuring 2NE1’s Park []

Turbine hires Elder Scrolls designer Ken Rolston

By: Eddie Makuch Lord of the Rings Online and Dungeons & Dragons Online developer Turbine has added new leadership to its studio. The Needham, Massachusetts studio today announced that it has hired Elder Scrolls designer Ken Rolston, as well as former NetherRealm and Zynga developers. JRolston served as lead designer for Bethesda on Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind and Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, and was most recently behind Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning at the now-defunct 38 Studios. His new title at Turbine is []

Good News, Final Fantasy X HD Still Happening

By: Spencer Pressly (@torchwood4sp) If you are like many others out there and are worried about the development of FINAL FANTASY X HD, you are not alone. Not only did Square Enix not show ANYTHING about the game at this years Tokyo Game Show, but announced another HD collection with a release date. Jeremy Parish from 1UP noted that at TGS he spoke with an unnamed Square Enix employee. He was told that the HD remaster “is still in the works.” While []

David Fincher May Want Brad Pitt For 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea, But The Project Is On Hold

By: Eric Eisenberg David Fincher and Brad Pitt clearly enjoy working together, but unlike the working relationship between Tim Burton and Johnny Depp – where the filmmaker will stick the star in just about any lead part, regardless of fit – Fincher only casts Pitt in the proper roles. While they previous collaborated on projects like Se7en, Fight Club and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, the director didn’t bring him back for roles in The Social Network, Panic Room, The Girl []

U-Kiss AJ Chooses Son Yeon As His Ideal Woman

By: Brain Sin U-KISS‘s AJ recently revealed that his ideal woman is none other than athlete Son Yeon Jae. AJ revealed his ideal type to Sports Chosun. He said, “My ideal woman is athlete Son Yeon Jae. She is so dedicated to her work and spreading awareness of Korea which is amazing especially since she’s so young. To be honest, I’m also charmed by her innocence.” AJ continued, “We (U-KISS) would like to hold a solo concert in Korea, like the one []

Thursday Night TV (18 Oct 2012)

I love this show so much. This story, this plot line was amazing. The character development and chemistry between Jonny Lee Miller and Lucy Liu is amazing. I love their dynamic and the way that they work together. They are a perfect team. Anyway, the style and the writing here is awesome. The fact that Sherlock Holmes got tricked by a very intellectual kid was amazing. I mean the intricacy that went into developing this plot line to characterize Sherlock Holmes and []