Middlemarch

I have to say, I had a hard time getting into this book, but that’s only because the book was, is, so repetitive and there was simply too much detail and description put into this novel.  Despite that though, I reached a point in this novel when I was inexplicably enthralled by this novel.  The characterization was amazing, simply amazing.  Oh, and the detail, although … Continue reading Middlemarch

MacGyver Movie Could Finally Happen With James Wan Directing

By: Katey Rich Rumors are heating up that James Wan‘s upcoming film The Conjuring could be a lot bigger than your average horror film– after all, it was bumped to a prime July release date next year after initially being scheduled for next January. So Wan, who directed the first Saw film and had the surprise hit Insidious last year, may be poised for his … Continue reading MacGyver Movie Could Finally Happen With James Wan Directing

Witness the End of an Era in Final Fantasy XIV’s last moments

By: Erren Van Duine It is the end of Final Fantasy XIV as we all know it. Earlier this morning the end that began not so long ago had finally reached its breaking point with the coming of Dalamud. The final battle for Eorzea took place in Mor Dhona, with the worlds shutting down soon after around 3AM EDT this morning. As the game ended, … Continue reading Witness the End of an Era in Final Fantasy XIV’s last moments

Seungri stands up for “Kimchi”

By: vip4daesung Big Bang‘s Seungri made a stand for kimchi on a Japanese television program recently. Seungri appeared on the November 2nd broadcast of Nagoya TV‘s ‘Jakiroba‘, which featured guests from Nigeria, France, Afghanistan, and Columbia who introduced food from their countries. The Big Bang member decided to introduce what is likely the most traditional Korean dish: kimchi. He stated, “Kimchi is really delicious. Red … Continue reading Seungri stands up for “Kimchi”

Could Star Wars Episode VII Be Directed By An Indie Newcomer?

By: Kristy Puchko Buckle up, gang, because with Disney buying Lucasfilm and assuring three new Star Wars movies, we will be facing an onslaught of rumors of who might dare take the helm for years to come. Movie fans have already thrown out their picks, which include such major names as Christopher Nolan, David Fincher and Joss Whedon, but now a curious rumor suggests that … Continue reading Could Star Wars Episode VII Be Directed By An Indie Newcomer?

Tetsuya Nomura sketches Lightning for Final Fantasy’s 25th anniversary

By: Erren Van Duine Tetsuya Nomura has sketched Lightning not once, but twice this year. The first one, on display for Dengeki’s 20th anniversary, depicts Lightning in her XIII attire. The second one was on display yesterday at the Distant Worlds THE CELEBRATION event in London, which included Isamu Kamikokuryou’s Lightning Returns painting. It looks somewhat different than anything she’s appeared in before, so is … Continue reading Tetsuya Nomura sketches Lightning for Final Fantasy’s 25th anniversary

Talkback: Who’s Down For A ‘Casablanca 2’?

BLOGGERS NOTE: I-I don’t know how I feel about this…. By: Jen Yamato | Movieline.com Steel yourself, cinephiles: A sequel to the 1942 classic Casablanca, one of the greatest films of all time, could happen in the near future. But while practically 99 percent of all Hollywood sequels and spin-offs seem like cash-grabs that have no good reason for existing, is there a case to … Continue reading Talkback: Who’s Down For A ‘Casablanca 2’?

Super Junior’s Leeteuk Apologizes to Figure Skater Kim Yuna Again for Past Scandal

By: halves in unison SBS’s variety talk show “Strong Heart” aired the “Goodbye Leeteuk” special on November 6. The show went on a little trip down memory lane and brought up his scandal with Kim Yuna, which was a very hot topic back in 2007. Leeteuk took the opportunity to talk about what really happened- an opportunity he didn’t have before. “To be honest, what … Continue reading Super Junior’s Leeteuk Apologizes to Figure Skater Kim Yuna Again for Past Scandal

Brief update on Final Fantasy Versus XIII and Lightning Returns from Paris Games Week

By: Erren Van Duine While nothing substantial, a small update on both Final Fantasy Versus XIII and Lightning Returns has come out of Paris Games Week and its Final Fantasy celebration. FF Dream, who spoke with Square Enix World Technology Director Julien Merceron, was able to catch a few details on some of the company’s upcoming projects. Regarding Lightning Returns, development is coming along swiftly, … Continue reading Brief update on Final Fantasy Versus XIII and Lightning Returns from Paris Games Week