The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones | Movie Review

Directed by Harald Zwart Screenplay by Jessica Postigo Paquette Based on City of Bones by Cassandra Clare Starring: Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Robert Sheehan, Kevin Zegers, Lena Headey, Kevin Durand, Aidan Turner, Jemima West, Godfrey Gao, C. C. H. Pounder, Jared Harris & Jonathan Rhys Meyers The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones is based on the New York Times Bestseller City of Bones by … Continue reading The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones | Movie Review

Xbox One to launch November 8? – Report

By: Dan Chiappini Microsoft’s Xbox One console may go on sale from November 8, according to a recently leaked retailer document, as reported by Kotaku . The information–an internal email for a conference call outlining midnight store activity for upcoming major software (both current and next generation) includes Battlefield 4 , Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag , and Call of Duty: Ghosts –was reportedly shared … Continue reading Xbox One to launch November 8? – Report

Warface coming to Xbox 360 in 2014

By: Eddie Makuch Warface will be showing its face on Xbox 360 in early 2014, developer Crytek announced today (via IGN ). The free-to-play online shooter was previously only announced for PC. Warface isn’t likely to be entirely free-to-play on Xbox 360, as players must have an Xbox Live Gold subscription for online multiplayer through the platform. Warface is Crytek’s first free-to-play game. The PC … Continue reading Warface coming to Xbox 360 in 2014

PS4 can be turned on remotely

By: Eddie Makuch The PlayStation 4 can be turned on remotely via the Playstation smartphone app to begin content downloads, Sony has confirmed. Sony’s president of Worldwide Studios Shuhei Yoshida announced the news on Twitter recently: The PS4 launches November 15 in North America, November 29 in Europe, and in 32 countries in all by the end of the year . Sony also confirmed this … Continue reading PS4 can be turned on remotely

Ethereal (Celestra, #1) | Book Review

By: Addison Moore Published: April 27, 2011 Publisher: Addison Moore | Smashwords Series: Celestra Series Genre: Teen Fiction, Paranormal, Romance When her newly remarried mother moves the family to Paragon Island, to a house rumored to be haunted, Skyla finds refuge in Logan Oliver, a boy who shares her unique ability to read minds. Skyla discovers Logan holds the answers to the questions she’s been … Continue reading Ethereal (Celestra, #1) | Book Review

Lords of the Fallen: More than High-Fantasy Dark Souls

By: Maxwell McGee Watching the demonstration for Lords of the Fallen, the upcoming, third-person action role-playing game from Deck13, I was struck with a sense of déjà vu. Here was a very deliberate, calculated game where every blow was decisive and deadly. I felt like I’d seen this before, in a game GameSpot’s own Tom Mc Shea will never stop talking about. However, after speaking … Continue reading Lords of the Fallen: More than High-Fantasy Dark Souls

Shadow of the Eternals Kickstarter fails

By: Eddie Makuch The Kickstarter campaign  for Shadow of the Eternals –a spiritual successor to Eternal Darkness: Sanity’s Requiem –has finished well short of its target. The campaign concluded today at $323,950, less than half of its $750,000 goal. A total of 5,932 people backed the project. The game’s Kickstarter campaign was relaunched on July 25  and featured a commitment from Metal Gear Solid voice actor David Hayter to … Continue reading Shadow of the Eternals Kickstarter fails

Elizabeth Olsen Up for Avengers Role

By: Chris Tilly Take this one with a considerable pinch of salt at present, but if rumours are to be believed, Elizabeth Olsen is now the favourite to bag the role of Scarlet Witch in Marvel’s The Avengers: Age of Ultron. Saoirse Ronan was previously the front-runner to play Wanda Maximoff in the movie, but has apparently passed on the role. Elizabeth Olsen in Silent … Continue reading Elizabeth Olsen Up for Avengers Role

Free-to-play World of Warcraft “makes sense” eventually, Blizzard says

By: Eddie Makuc A free-to-play version of Blizzard Entertainment’s chart-topping massively multiplayer online game World of Warcraft  “makes sense” eventually, lead designer Tom Chilton has said. Speaking with Polygon , Chilton said Blizzard Entertainment is not against the idea of morphing the subscription-based game to a free-to-play model, but continues to have issues with such a business mode switch. “For Blizzard, it makes sense [to go free-to-play] … Continue reading Free-to-play World of Warcraft “makes sense” eventually, Blizzard says

Elysium | Movie Review

Directed by: Neill Blomkamp Screenplay By: Neill Blomkamp Starring: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Sharlto Copley, Alica Braga, Diefo Luna, Wagner Moura & William Fichtner Neill Blomkamp, director of District 9, brings to light more sociological issues with action and science fiction once again. Elysium explores the themes of immigration, health care ad class issues, where in the year 2154 the wealthy live on a luxurious … Continue reading Elysium | Movie Review