Day: 01/07/2013

Shadow of the Eternals dev arrested on child porn charges


By: Eddie Makuch [UPDATE] Following the publication of this story, a Precursor Games representative issued a statement to GameSpot on the matter. “We are deeply upset by this,” reads a line from the statement. “Having just learned of these disturbing charges today and based on the serious nature of them, Kenneth McCulloch is no longer affiliated in any way with Precursor Games.” The original story follows below. Precursor Games developer Kenneth McCulloch, 42, has been arrested on child pornography charges, according to []

Divergent Comic-Con Plans Revealed


By: Sean O’Connell There are multiple movies that we know are going to be in San Diego for Comic-Con 2013 – films like The Amazing Spider-Man 2 , The Hunger Games: Catching Fire or a full slate of Marvel projects. And then there are the titles that were assumed to be in attendance, but were waiting on confirmation. Today, Divergent moves from the “Maybe” column to the “See You There” column. Summit Entertainment announced details for Divergent at Comic-Con, including a Hall []

Ewok companion comes to Star Wars: The Old Republic


By: Martin Gaston Star Wars: The Old Republic  will be adding an Ewok companion in the 2.3 patch, MMO site Dulfy  (via Rock Paper Shotgun ) reports. The Ewok companion–called Treek–can be unlocked for the price of one million credits once a character is at Legacy level 40, reports Dulfy. Treek uses heavy armour and Aim is her primary stat. She features both heal and tank stances. Once the 2.3 patch is released on the main Star Wars: The Old Republic servers, players []

It’s No Hallucination: Jacob’s Ladder Is Getting A Remake


By: Nick Venable The pile of needless Hollywood remakes grows higher, readers. So high, in fact, that there’s no possible way to see the top of the heap from down here. To see it, we’d need to rise to the same level, and to do that we’d need a tool of some kind. A ladder, perhaps… Mickey Liddell should make sure no one has been slipping him any drugs covertly, as The Hollywood Reporter revealed his company LD Entertainment will be putting []

Darkspore yanked from Steam amid reports of game-killing bugs


By: Martin Gaston The Steam version of SimCity  creator Maxis’ RPG spin-off Darkspore  has been yanked from Steam due to severe long-standing bugs that have rendered the game unplayable for some owners. The removal (spotted by Player Attack ) from Steam follows frequent reports of instability from Darkspore, which requires an active connection to the internet in order to play, since its launch in 2011. One of the most frequent complaints on the game’s official forums is for error code 73003, which first cropped []

Week 26 2013 | Part 1 | Comic Reviews


Injustice: Gods Among Us #6 Part Six Well…that was certainly unexpected. Here in this issue a son of Bruce Wayne dies, tearing apart his home and his heart. The one and only Dick Grayson has passed away, and in the most awful way possible…at the hands of Damien Wayne. As much as an accident as it was, it was certainly a heartbreaking moment for Batman fans around the world. It was a tragic episode that made Superman and Wonder Woman see, for []