Day: 23/04/2013

Guardians Of The Galaxy Adds Ophelia Lovibond To The Cast


By: Eric Eisenberg With Iron Man 3 heading to theaters in the next couple weeks, Thor: The Dark World deep in post-production, and Captain America: The Winter Soldier now in front of cameras, the next big development for Marvel Studios is James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy, which continues to build its cast today. The film already has a interesting mix of actors attached, from Chris Pratt as Star-Lord to Dave Bautista as Drax The Destroyer to Zoe Saldana as Gamora, but now another piece has been added to the []

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim modded with Oculus Rift support


By: Martin Gaston YouTube user “Chris Gallizzi” has posted a video (via Kotaku) showingThe Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim running with the Oculus Rift VR headset. Two minutes of footage are shown, including sword combat and horseback traversal. “Playing Skyrim with the Oculus is a dream come true,” said Gallizzi in the comments, before adding that the game’s field of view with the VR headset “takes some adjusting depending on your sight… I’m [nearsighted] so I had to adjust [the] FOV from 100 to 110 to make everything []

Abbie Cornish Reunites With Colin Farrell For Psychic Thriller Solace


By: Sean O’Connell Two Rabbits director Alfonso Poyart continues to bolster the cast for his psychological thrillerSolace. After casting leading men Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Colin Farrell, we now know the actress who’ll be acting alongside them, and it’s a familiar face from Farrell’s Seven Psychopaths days. Bloody Disgusting says that Abbie Cornish has been cast in Solace, which is expected to begin filming in May. The site even has a plot synopsis for the film, which will reportedly be about… An FBI detective seeks the help of a retired []

The Coliseum is back in Lightning Returns


By: Ehren Rivers An article at FFDream posted earlier today confirms the return of the Coliseum in the final Lightning Saga game, albeit in a ‘different form’.The people over at FFDream actually got a chance to pop over to the Square Enix Tokyo location and speak directly to the game’s producer (although they refer to him as ‘a director’), Yoshinori Kitase, and among the questions they asked him was whether the Coliseum would be making an appearance. Kitase was careful not to give []

Hayley Atwell Replaces Gemma Arterton In War Photographer Robert Capa Biopic


By:  Nick Venable Despite a similar place within the visual medium, films about photography and photographers aren’t as numerous as one might think. (And honestly, how terrible would an Anne Geddes flick be?) But a biopic about famed Jewish-Hungarian war photographer Robert Capa has been in the works for years, and hasn’t always been limited to just one project. Close Enough looks to be close enough to production that we’ll assume this is the version we’ll see first. If it gets its cast straight, however. It was []

Captured (The Captive Series: Book 1)


By: Erica Stevens Published: May 29, 2012 Publisher: Gilmour-Cox Series: The Captive Series, #1 Genre: Fiction, Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance, Paranormal, Dystopian Futuristic Arianna is a child of the rebellion in a dystopian future, where Vampires rule and Humans are rebels, servants, or worse, Blood Slaves.  Captured on routine hunting trip, an auction is all that separates Aria from life as a Blood Slave or merciful death.  For Aria, she prefers death to being someone’s snack and toy.  This is where Vampire []

Nordic Games gets Darksiders, Red Faction


By:  Eddie Makuch The auction results for bankrupt publisher THQ‘s remaining assets have been published, with Nordic Games taking the Darksiders, Red Faction, and MX vs. ATV franchises for $4.9 million. The publisher also scored the Destroy all Humans!, Summoner, and Supreme Commander rights. “First and foremost, we are very happy about this deal which also turns over a new leaf for the entire Nordic Games Group. In the long term, we either want to cooperate with the original creators or best possible []