A Compelling Historical Coming-of-Age Tale | Review of ‘The Game of Hope’

A tale of Hortense de Beauharnais, step-daughter of the great Napoleon works its beauty as it draws the reader into a story about the early days of a new France filled with hope and beauty. Continue reading A Compelling Historical Coming-of-Age Tale | Review of ‘The Game of Hope’

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Thursday Night TV (31 Oct 2013) | TV Reviews

By: Cynthia A. Genre: Sitcom Starring: Will Arnett, MargWeek 43 2013 | Part 5 | Comic Reviewso Martindale, Jayma Mays, J.B. Smoove, Nelson Franklin, Eve Moon & Beau Bridges “Giving the Bird”: That was a hilarious episode.  This show is definitely funny and one of the best new comedy of this fall.  The cast h  ere has fit a perfect niche with one another, and … Continue reading Thursday Night TV (31 Oct 2013) | TV Reviews

Xbox One voice commands not available in all regions at launch

By: Eddie Makuch [UPDATE] Following the publication of this story, Microsoft issued a statement on the matter. Voice control will be available in 10 of the Xbox One’s 13 launch markets, though the specific “Xbox On” voice command will be available in only five regions. “Our vision is to bring conversational voice control and voice search to every country where we sell Xbox,” a Microsoft … Continue reading Xbox One voice commands not available in all regions at launch

Riddick Teaser Poster Promises Vin Diesel’s Return

By: Katey Rich Through a feat of sheer will, Vin Diesel has managed to make a third Riddick film a reality, completing a trilogy that started with Pitch Black and The Chronicles of Riddick and that virtually no one ever thought would go further than that. Riddick is clearly Diesel’s passion, and though he’s shown off occasional photos from the set, he’s now giving us … Continue reading Riddick Teaser Poster Promises Vin Diesel’s Return

Seungri stands up for “Kimchi”

By: vip4daesung Big Bang‘s Seungri made a stand for kimchi on a Japanese television program recently. Seungri appeared on the November 2nd broadcast of Nagoya TV‘s ‘Jakiroba‘, which featured guests from Nigeria, France, Afghanistan, and Columbia who introduced food from their countries. The Big Bang member decided to introduce what is likely the most traditional Korean dish: kimchi. He stated, “Kimchi is really delicious. Red … Continue reading Seungri stands up for “Kimchi”

Assassin’s Creed Anthology includes five console games

By: Eddie Makuch Ubisoft will release an Assassin’s Creed Anthology megapack later this year that includes all five console titles, as well as a heap of downloadable content. The Amazon France listing has been confirmed by a Ubisoft representative to Polygon. A full announcement will be made later this week. The Amazon France listing indicates the Assassin’s Creed Anthology will launch November 29 for €150, or about $192. The … Continue reading Assassin’s Creed Anthology includes five console games

A special Kingdom Hearts message from Yoko Shimomura and Shinji Hashimoto

Well for all you lucky Europeans, the game has been released! To commemorate this awesome occasion Square Enix Europe has posted a short little video from series composer Yoko Shimomura and executive producer Shinji Hashimoto from their recent trip to Japan Expo in France. Check it out . Japan Expo Kingdom Hearts 3D Announcement Source: Nova Crystallis   Continue reading A special Kingdom Hearts message from Yoko Shimomura and Shinji Hashimoto