Day: 02/07/2013

Lightning can wear Cloud’s FFVII costume in Lightning Returns: FFXIII


By: Martin Gaston Anyone who preorders Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII  will be able to dress protagonist Lightning in Final Fantasy VII protagonist Cloud Strife’s iconic outfit, Square Enix has announced. The Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII pre-order bonus pack comes with a limited edition steelbook that features a downloadable code for Cloud’s outfit, complete with Buster Sword and Soldier’s Band. Using the outfit, Lightning will get Cloud’s victory animation and fanfare alongside some specific abilities that Square Enix says it will detail []

Find Out Why Michael Fassbender And Brad Pitt’s Next Movie Is Looking Better Than Ever


By: Katey Rich Whether you caught his previous films Hunger and Shame or only heard all the jokes about Michael Fassbender’s penis, there’s plenty of reason to look forward to director Steve McQueen’s upcoming third film, 12 Years A Slave. It’s a huge departure for the visual-artist-turned-director, bringing back Fassbender in a supporting role but primarily focusing on Solomon Northrup, a man played by Chiwetel Ejiofor, who was living as a free black man in pre-Civil War upstate New York when he []

The Walking Dead: 400 Days release date announced


By: Dan Chiappini Last month, during the Electronic Entertainment Expo  (E3), Telltale Games confirmed its plans to release The Walking Dead: 400 Days, a bridging episode between the first and second seasons of its hit episodic adventure game. Today, the company confirmed that the additional chapter  will launch on selected platforms this week, landing first on the North American PlayStation Network on July 2, Steam andthe Telltale Games Store on Wednesday July 3, and worldwide on Xbox Live from July 5. European PlayStation owners []

Transformers 4 Image Might Reveal The Stunticons


By: Sean O’Connell Michael Bay’s fourth Transformers film might save the franchise. It also might be a steaming pile. He was ready to move on from the series, but was lured back for a sequel, which I hope says good things about the story idea or character development. But so far, I have LOVED the steady introductions to the new automobiles Bay plans to use in the next Transformers movie. They place the focus of the franchise – or the immediate sequel, []

Xbox One Kinect will be able to redeem QR code


By: Martin Gaston Microsoft has said that the Xbox One will be able to redeem download codes via the Kinect’s ability to read QR codes. “To my reddit friends–yup–this works!” Xbox corporate vice president Marc Whitten wrote on Twitter last night  in response to a Reddit thread . Every Xbox One owner will be ableto scan QR codes if they wish, because the Xbox One’s Kinect is bundled in with every console sold and is required to be plugged into the console. Xbox 360’s []

The Enchantress (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel, #6)


By: Michael Scott Published: May 22, 2012 Publisher: Random House Series: The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel Genre: Fantasy, Thriller, Fiction, Mythology A story divided in two parts, the famous Nicholas and Perenelle Flamel have one day left to live and a job to do, to defend San Francisco from the monsters gathered on Alcatraz Island from heading towards the city. Only with the help of other immortals and warriors from myth and history can they defeat them. But will they []

Could Hellboy III Eventually Find A Home At Legendary Pictures?


By: Nick Venable There’s a lot riding on the box office earnings of Guillermo Del Toro’s $200 million “robots vs. monsters” tentpole flick Pacific Rim , both for the filmmakers and for Legendary Pictures, the production company that footed the majority of the inflated budget. Legendary’s eight-year partnership with Warner Bros. is coming to an end soon – even with non-guaranteed hits likeGodzilla and 300: Rise of an Empire coming next year – so the company would be wise to quickly latch []