Day: 05/12/2013

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX playable at Jump Festa this month

By: Erren Van Duine Square Enix has revealed their annual presence at Jump Festa this year – the show set to run from December 21st through the 22nd in Japan. While games like Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX and Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call will be playable on the show floor – along with new trailers – big titles such as Final Fantasy XV and Kingdom Hearts III remain absent. Other titles that made the cut include Dragon Quest X, Bravely Default []

Warcraft movie cast revealed, Colin Farrell not listed

By: Justin Haywald The Blizzard Warcraft movie comes yet another step closer to reality: six members of the film’s cast were announced today. Although no specific roles were listed, Slashfilm revealed the following actors and actresses will star in the film: Ben Foster — The Messenger, 3:10 To Yuma, X-Men: The Last Stand Travis Fimmel — Vikings the television series Paula Patton — Baggage Claim, 2 Guns, Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol, Precious, Hitch Toby Kebbell — The Councilor, The East, Wrath []

BioShock designer: Games shouldn’t hide the gory reality of violence

By: Eddie Makuch Mainstream media have a way of hiding the gory reality of violence and war, and it is up to art–including video games–to provide an uncensored look at what news outlets won’t show. That’s according to BioShock designer Ken Levine, who told Boston Magazine that video games should not shy away from depicting the reality of violence, however harsh it may be. “One of the responsibilities of art is to actually show this is what it looks like when someone []

Week 48 2013 | Part 4 | Comic Reviews

By: Cynthia A. Superman #25 Krypton Returns Part 4 …I have issues.  What are my issues?  Oh you know, the fact that Superboy may have been disintegrated.  Yeah, you heard me.  He saved Argo city, it was the bravest, the most heartwarming and gut-wrenching thing to read.  He saved Kara, wiped her memory of him and saved Argo city.  Since the moment of his creation, Superboy has been enigmatic, fun and lost.  He has felt so out of place, and he finally []