Day: 19/11/2012

Big Bang’s T.O.P Voted as The Best Protective Idol Member


By: VIP4DAESUNG According to surveyors, no idol makes them feel as safe as Big Bang’s T.O.P. The movie production company Double Enjoy Pictures recently held a survey through Nate from October 12 through November 7. In it, the poll asked netizens to vote on which idol member they felt would best protect them if they were one’s neighbor. Nabbing a whopping 62 percent of the votes, T.O.P came out as the man on top as he took first place. Following behind in a []

UPDATED: Potential Star Wars Episode VII Director: ‘I Will Hopefully Make It Not Suck’


By:  Katey Rich UPDATE: Colin Trevorrow has spoken up, once again via Film School Rejects, and confirmed what we feared: he’s not, in fact, talking about Star Wars here. Your guess is as good as ours as to what other popular series with a massive mythology he might be referring to. Read the original article below for the full details. Of all the names that have surfaced as rumored directors for Star Wars Episode VII, one of the weirdest has been Safety Not Guaranteed helmer Colin Trevorrow… []

Nintendo Network ID tied to single console


By:  Eddie Makuch Nintendo Network accounts can only be used on the Wii U system where they were created. The company confirmed the news in a Wii U support page. This means players cannot access their accounts from a friend’s console or transfer information to a new Wii U should the system break, at least for now. “A Nintendo Network Account can only be used on the console where it was created,” reads the statement. “In the future, you will be able to use []

Rupert Sanders Will Not Direct The Snow White And The Huntsman Sequel


By:  Kristy Puchko Newly minted film director Rupert Sanders has had a pretty incredible year with some major highs and lows. A celebrated director of television commercials, Sanders made his feature debut this past June with Universal Pictures‘ big budget action adventure Snow White and the Huntsman. While critics—myself included—panned the film for its nonsensical plot and dour execution, the CGI-stuffed reimagining of the classic fairy tale went on to earn nearly $400 million dollars worldwide. So, Sanders’ first film was a success for []

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII battle system customization recap


By: Erren Van Duine The official Lightning Returns Facebook is recapping things once again. To start the week off they’re revisiting some of the game’s battle systems, which were detailed during the Final Fantasy 25th anniversary presentation. “Hello! Today we’re looking back at the battle system. If you remember Yuji Abe’s presentation, he talked about “Customizing Lightning.” This mechanic is completely different from the previous two games. Not only in terms of looks, but the status changes will also be firmly established in []

Big Bang’s G-Dragon Gifts His Parents with a Pension


By: Amy Lim Big Bang’s leader G-Dragon bought his parents a luxurious house. In online communities, there has been a picture spread around that says, “A pension that G Dragon presented with to his parents.” The picture shows a large scaled luxurious pension with a big swimming pool. From the photos, it appears that the modern house is as big as a museum! The furniture and interior design looked very unique and valuable. What makes this house so special is that there is G-Dragon’s dog’s mini []

Wranglers say ‘Hobbit’ animals died on unsafe farm


By: NICK PERRY | Associated Press WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Animal wranglers involved in the making of “The Hobbit” movie trilogy say the production company is responsible for the deaths of up to 27 animals, largely because they were kept at a farm filled with bluffs, sinkholes and other “death traps.” The American Humane Association, which is overseeing animal welfare on the films, says no animals were harmed during the actual filming. But it also says the wranglers’ complaints highlight shortcomings in its oversight []

Week 46 2012 Pt. 1


He-Man And The Masters Of The Universe #4 Cauldron of Blood Very good issue.  I have so say that Evil Lyn is by far one of my favorite characters in the He-Man universe.  She has Man at Arms as her ever-devoted servant and it looks like Teela is really beginning to remember some stuff.  The concept of this comic is very good and I really enjoy it.  The fact that in this realm evil rules is pretty cool, I mean after watching the []

Why Nintendo TVii missed Wii U launch


By: Eddie Makuch Nintendo‘s new Wii U console launched today in the United States without one of its more novel features: Nintendo TVii. The Mario maker told GameSpot last night at the Wii U launch event in New York City that the streaming service’s delay to December was borne of a desire to make it “absolutely perfect.” “Well, I think everybody who knows Nintendo, knows that Nintendo wants everything to be the absolute best that it can,” Nintendo director of product marketing Bill Trinen said. “Obviously, []

Infinite’s Kim Sung Kyu Releases Solo Debut MV “60 Seconds”


By: Sylphid Infinite‘s leader Kim Sung Kyu has revealed his debut solo music video for “60 Seconds” today. The song is the title track of his first solo album “Another Me,” which will be released this week. Composed by Sweet Tune, the song is about being able to fall in love and also break up within sixty seconds. In the music video, fellow Infinite member L plays the lead role. Along with the title track “60 Seconds,” other songs included are “Another Me,” “I Need You,” Only Tears (acoustic version)”, “Shine” and “41 []