Day: 09/04/2013

Fast & Furious 6’s Luke Evans To Star In Dracula

By:  Eric Eisenberg Next month Luke Evans will be going toe-to-toe with Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, and the rest of the Fast & Furious crew as the main villain of Justin Lin‘s Fast & Furious 6, but for his next antagonist turn he’ll be playing a character with a bit more myth and legend behind him. According to Variety, Evans has signed on for the titular role in Universal’s upcoming Dracula, a new film based on Bram Stoker’s most famous creation. Set to be directed by Gary Shore, who has []

Skyrim, Gears of War: Judgment updated

By:  Eddie Makuch The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and Gears of War: Judgment today received new updates, bringing various fixes, additions, and tweaks to both games. As previously announced, the 1.9 update for Bethesda‘s open-world role-playing game brings a new Legendary difficulty setting and Legendary Skills. It also addresses a number of bugs, including an instance when couriers appear only dressed in a hat. The Skyrim 1.9 update launched last month for PC. Gears of War: Judgment’s new update brings a few weapon balance tweaks and general adjustments, []

300: Rise Of An Empire Delivers Two New Stills

By:  Eric Eisenberg Zack Snyder is only serving as a producer on 300: Rise of an Empire, the sequel to the 2006 blockbuster about how the Spartans fought off the Persians at the Battle of Thermopylae, but looking at the first stills released from the movie it would seem that director Noam Murro has done his best to capture the same aesthetic. USA Today has posted the first look images at the upcoming Greek epic adaptation, which will tell the parallel story of how the Greeks fought []

Xbox 720 powered by AMD x86 chip – Report

By: Eddie Makuch According to sources speaking to Bloomberg, Microsoft’s still-unannounced Xbox 720 will use an AMD x86 processor. AMD is also providing chips for Sony’s PlayStation 4. A shift to the x86 format means Xbox 360 discs won’t be supported and backwards compatibility would be possible only through software emulation. The AMD processor in the Xbox 720 reportedly combines “Jaguar” central processing units with graphics chips, according to one of the sources, who wished not to be named because Microsoft’s plans have not yet []

Is Morris Chestnut Getting Ready To Play Marvel’s Black Panther?

By:  Eric Eisenberg While most of Marvel Studio‘s Phase Two plans involve sequels – namely Iron Man 3, Thor: The Dark World, and Captain America: The Winter Soldier – it already looks as though Phase Three will be a time dedicated to introducing some new superheroes to the world. After years of waiting it’s been confirmed that Edgar Wright‘s Ant-Man will finally be arriving on November 6, 2015 and studio president Kevin Feige has confirmed that Doctor Strange will finally make his debut as well, but what other superheroes could be []

Skyrim, Gears of War: Judgment updated

By: Eddie Makuch Building cross-generational games means developers must compromise, CD Projekt Red CEO Marcin Iwinski told Edge. The developer explained that these compromises may negatively impact gamers. “We’ve clearly said we’ll be next-gen only,” Iwinski said. “PC is a non-stop next-gen, that’s the cool thing about it. So I think a lot of people with big franchises and massive reach plans, they’ll have this dilemma, and I think there’ll be a lot of compromises made in the industry that might not necessarily be []

Monday Night TV (8 Apr 2013)

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Natalie Zea, Annie Parisse, Shawn Ashmore, Valorie Curry, Nico Tortorella, Adan Canto, Kyle Catlett & James Purefoy As of this moment, the best part of this show is Jake (Nico Tortorella).  The progression from this sweet boy to this cold blooded killer highlights just how possible it is for anyone to becoming a killer because once that part of the brain is affected, there are just so many ways it could go and often times than naught, a dark path is walked. []