Day: 02/04/2013

The Avengers 2 Starts Production In Early 2014 Outside Of London

By:  Katey Rich Both Captain America: The First Avenger and the upcoming sequel Thor: The Dark World have spent some time boosting the UK economy by shooting over in Great Britain, and now the biggest of all the upcoming Marvel movies will have its turn as well. According to Screen Daily,The Avengers 2 will be setting up shop at Pinewood-Shepperton, just outside of London, later this year, with cameras set to start rolling in early 2014. With a May 1, 2015 release date planned, an early 2014 production start is about []

Square Enix opens mysterious 10th anniversary teaser site

By: Erren Van Duine Square Enix has launched a new teaser site to celebrate their 10 year anniversary. April 1, 2003 marks 10 years since Squaresoft and Enix merged and according to text on the teaser site, the company hopes people will continue to support them for many to come: “As of April 1st we’ve reached our 10th anniversary! We hope you’ll continue supporting us going forward as well! We’re thinking of collaborations and a bunch of things that should make everyone a little bit []

Hot Tub Time Machine 2 To Start Production In June

By: Kelly West Those who loved the 2010 comedy Hot Tub Time Machine may want to toast this news with a can of “Chernobly.” This is the End‘s Craig Robinson says the sequel to the film is set to go into production in the beginning of June. At this point though, it sounds like negotiations are still ongoing and there’s an updated script coming. The original movie starred Robinson, John Cusack, Clark Duke and Rob Corddy as three guys and a nephew who head off to a []

Injustice: Gods Among Us free demo hits April 4

By:  Laura Parker Warner Bros. has confirmed a free demo for the upcoming NetherRealm DC fighter, Injustice: Gods Among Us. The demo–to be released on the Xbox 360 and PS3–will feature Batman, Wonder Woman and Lex Luthor in the Gotham City arena. The demo will be available from April 4 on the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Marketplace. The publisher also announced Black Adam will feature as an in-game character when Injustice: Gods Among Us is released in North America on April 16. The []

George Lucas’ Original Star Wars Screenplay WIll Be Adapted By Dark Horse Comics

By:  Nick Venable Slap a blindfold on and a toss a rock. You’ll probably nail at least one of the many comic book adaptations currently in some form of production, not to mention the plethora that have already been released. Another well-established trend extends the universe of television shows through the comic medium. But Dark Horse Comics, no stranger to licensed product tie-ins, has lined up one of the strangest and potentially most exciting adaptations that comes to mind, which you’ve gotten a peek of []

Ouya launches June 4

By:  Eddie Makuch The $99 Android-powered Ouya console will launch June 4 in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom, its developers have announced. The system began its life last July through a Kickstarter campaign thatraised $1 million in 24 hours and more than $8.5 million when it closed. “Nine months ago, we shared an idea for an immersive, beautiful, and powerful game console that generated an outpouring of support from game developers, gamers, technology enthusiasts, and more,” Ouya CEO Julie Uhrman said in []

Monday Night TV (1 Apr 2013)

Gimmick episode.  I mean that was totally a gimmick episode.  I think it’s time to one last season when a show resorts to gimmicks like Judge Judy.  I mean really, I can’t understand it and I don’t like it.  And once again, the ending, predictable.  8 seasons, I give the writers waiting this long to introduce a gimmick but then again, they should not have thought that that would work.  This show as already renewed for a 9th season but I don’t think []