New Tomb Raider game will lead on from comic book plot

By: Martin Gaston Square Enix’s Tomb Raider  reboot will continue in a 2014 comic book series, which will lead into Lara Croft’s next video game. The comic series, due to start on February 26, 2014, will take place after the conclusion of the first game. “We start just a few weeks after the end of the game,” said author Gail Simone to Kotaku , “and this is … Continue reading New Tomb Raider game will lead on from comic book plot

Analyst: Xbox One may have 3x more launch units than PS4

By: Eddie Makuch The Xbox One may have 2-3x more launch units than the PlayStation 4 this holiday, according to Robert W. Baird analyst Colin Sebastian. In a note to investors today, he said this superior launch allocation would give Microsoft an initial advantage, but noted supply for both next-generation systems will likely be “constrained,” leading to potential shortages . His estimations are based on supply … Continue reading Analyst: Xbox One may have 3x more launch units than PS4

The Exiled Blade (The Assassini, #3) | Book Review

By: Jon Courtenay Grimwood Published: April 2, 2013 Publisher: Orbit Series: The Assassini Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Historical Fiction Venice stands victorious, winning battle after battle. Duchess Alexa’s party in court is stronger than ever and Lady Guilette, her niece, will be the next Regent with her lover Lord Tycho at her side. However the fury of exiled regent and traitor to his city Prince Alonzo, … Continue reading The Exiled Blade (The Assassini, #3) | Book Review

Pacific Rim | Movie Review

Directed by: Guillermo del Toro Screenplay by: Travis Beacham & Guillermo del Toro Story by: Travis Beacham Starring: Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, Rinko Kikuchi, Charlie Day, Robert Kazinsky, Max Martini & Ron Perlman Amazing movie, simply superb and magnificent. Exceptionally well done and overall a very well done movie. I am one of those hardcore fans of Guillermo del Toro, his work is amazing and … Continue reading Pacific Rim | Movie Review

Sony dropping online play for three PS3 games early next ye

By: Eddie Makuch Sony will pull the plug for online services for PlayStation 3 games MAG ,SOCOM: Confrontation , and SOCOM 4 on January 28, 2014, the company announced today in a tweet  from the PlayStation account. “Advisory: Online multiplayer services for MAG, SOCOM Confrontation, and SOCOM 4 will be ending on 01/28/14,” Sony said. MAG and SOCOM: Confrontation require an Internet connection to play, meaning the first-person … Continue reading Sony dropping online play for three PS3 games early next ye

Sony auctioning items from PS4 Greatness Awaits trailer

By: Eddie Makuch Sony today launched a new auction promotion that will allow gamers to bid on the costumes, props, and weapons featured in the PlayStation 4’s “Greatness Awaits” trailer from E3. Fans can bid on 15 total items at theBid for Greatness  website by using the gold trophies they have accrued. Trophies will remain associated to a player’s account following the bidding process, whether … Continue reading Sony auctioning items from PS4 Greatness Awaits trailer

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag limited edition revealed

By: Eddie Makuch Ubisoft today announced theAssassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag limited edition for North America. The $130 bundle includes a copy of the game in a steelbook case, the full soundtrack,an 80-page art book, an embroidered flag, and an 18-inch Captain Edward Kenway statue. The Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag limited edition will be released on the Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation … Continue reading Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag limited edition revealed

Firedrake (Dragonrealm, #1) | Book Review

By: Richard A. Knaak Published: Jan 1, 1989 Publisher: Pop Library Series: Dragonrealm Genre: Fantasy, Adventure, Speculative Fiction In Firedrake, a land ruled by the shape-lifting Dragon Kings, Cabe Bedlam is hunted for both the legacy he represents and the future he may bring. Yet, dragons may be the least ofthe dangers, for in a land drenched with sorcery, Cabe’s very legacy may be what … Continue reading Firedrake (Dragonrealm, #1) | Book Review

Despicable Me 2 | Movie Review

Directed By: Pierre Coffin & Chris Renaud Screenplay By: Cinco Paul & Ken Daurio Starring: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Benjamin Bratt, Miranda Cosgrove, Russell Brand, Steve Coogan & Ken Jeong The former villain Gru, now father of three girls, simply wants to lead a semi-normal family life as he puts his villain days behind him. But when a secret weapon is stolen, the Anti-Villain League … Continue reading Despicable Me 2 | Movie Review

Monsters University | Movie Review

Directed by: Dan Scanlon Screenplay by: Daniel Gerson, Robert L. Baird & Dan Scanlon Story by: Daniel Gerson, Robert L. Baird & Dan Scanlon Starring: Billy Crystal, John Goodman & Steve Buscemi Monsters University is a prequel to Monsters, Inc. Mike Wazowski and James P. Sullivan aren’t friends but rather mortal enemies as they begin school and try to better one another as they both … Continue reading Monsters University | Movie Review