Day: 01/11/2012

Imogen Poots In Talks To Join Aaron Paul In the Need For Speed Movie

By: Eric Eisenberg The upcoming video game adaptation Need For Speed became a whole lot more interesting when it was announced earlier this month that Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul had signed to to front the movie as the lead, but now things are developing even more as the film has landed its female lead. Imogen Poots, who is best known for roles in movies like 28 Weeks Later and the Fright Nightremake, is now in negotiations with Dreamworks to play one []

Pitchford: GamePad is best Nintendo hardcore controller ever

By: Eddie Makuch Gearbox Software president Randy Pitchford is a believer in the Wii U‘s GamePad controller. Speaking to Joystiq, the executive claimed Nintendo has never made a better input for first-person shooter games and other hardcore titles. “This is the best controller Nintendo’s ever made for making [a first-person shooter],” Pitchford said. “This is the best controller Nintendo has ever given us for playing hardcore games.” Pitchford also praised Nintendo for bringing second-screen gaming to the living room with the Wii []

First Look At Nicholas Hoult As A Zombie In Warm Bodies

By: Eric Eisenberg Nicholas Hoult is no stranger to heavy makeup. While he looked fairly normal at the start of last summer’s X-Men: First Class, by the end of the movie he was blue, had an animal-like face, and was furry all over. In Jonathan Levine‘s Warm Bodies he will once again be undergoing a physical transformation, but instead of looking like a fuzzy beast, this time he’s going full-on zombie. Collider has gotten their hands on a leaked still from the upcoming []

Sons of Anarchy game ‘dead’

By: Eddie Makuch The Sons of Anarchy game has screeched to a halt. Show creator Kurt Sutter said on Twitter today that he is no longer trying to bring a game based on the FX biker drama to market. “I’m done,” he said. “No interest from industry, little support from Fox. It B dead.” Just yesterday, Sutter reached out to Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead Redemption studio Rockstar Games to see if the company was interested in making the Sons of []

Hurricane Sandy impacting Guitar Hero, Call of Duty games

By: Eddie Makuch Storm-related power outages at Activision’s New York-based data centers impacting online play for all Guitar Hero games, numerous Call of Duty titles. Hurricane Sandy ripped through the northeast United States this week, laying waste to Atlantic City’s famed boardwalk, toppling a New York City construction crane, and knocking out power for millions. The storm is also impacting online functionality for all Guitar Hero games and several Call of Duty titles, Activision has revealed. Activision community manager Dan Amrich explained []

Star Wars Episode VII To Be An Original Story With An Older Luke Skywalker?

By: Eric Eisenberg Star Wars fans are desperate to know everything they can about the recently announce new trilogy. Who will be the one to direct Episode VII, which is due on in 2015? Who is going to write the script? How much creative influence is George Lucas going to have? While those are all very big questions, there is an even bigger one floating out in the universe: do the new movies mean that Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia and Han Solo []

Park Go Eun reveals the hard work her young sister Park Bom put in to become a singer!

(Starts around 1:07) Park Bom‘s older sister Park Go Eun revealed the hard work put in by Park Bom on tvN‘s “Baek Ji Yeon’s People Inside“. On the show, Park Go Eun stated, “When my sister said she was debuting as a member of 2NE1, I didn’t think much about it, but I know how much she cried. She put in so much work and became a singer after failing 5 auditions. When she stood on stage, she looked great. When I see her on stage, []

Assassin’s Creed III launches with $60+ worth of DLC

By: Eddie Makuch Assassin’s Creed III launched this week at $60, a price equal to the total cost of all downloadable content available for Ubisoft’s new stealth-action game. In addition to the previously announced $30 Assassin’s Creed III DLC season pass, Ubisoft has also made available two shortcut bundles. The first is the $15 Assassin’s Creed III Appearance Pack. This offering immediately unlocks all appearance elements for levels 1-50. This includes all character customization, weapons, and moves, as well as all player []

Wednesday Night TV (31 Oct 2012)

I love Dallas (played by Cheryl Hines), I mean she is not this typical selfish person, I mean, as a character, she can appear very two-dimensional, but she actually really isn’t and I must applaud the writers of this show because of how they write her character and Cheryl Hines really is a good actress I think. The date was also very hilarious, I have to admit. I mean she bought her life coach and that just shows how insecure she is. []