Double Exposure in the Marvel Universe

FLAME ON!  Oh…sorry… After weeks, nay, months of rumors and speculation, the interwebz are ablaze with confirmation that Chris Evans has accepted the role of Captain America.  The 28-year-old actor will wield the shield as Steve Rogers in The First Avenger: Captain America.  Evans is no stranger to film adaptations of

Hellboy: The Wild Hunt Review

Mike Mignola may just be the greatest comic book writers of our generation. Volume 9 of his Hellboy series cements this into a certainty. The Wild Hunt collects the latest 8 issue arc of the same name and was nearly a year in the making. The Wild Hunt picks up

Minimalist Video Game Character Posters are Awesome

Requiescat in Pace. Late last year, artist Ashley Browning posted a Videogame Minimalism art portfolio on flickr.  Lauded for its elegant simplicity, Browning used the simple, yet distinctive facial features from some of our favorite video game characters to create the immediately recognizable images. Following in the same style, artist Justin Russo

EA’s “Design a Kill” Contest

While I have yet to discover the actual press release to see the full language, this opinion piece by Brandon Sheffield at Gamasutra on EA’s questionable Dead Space 2 promotion is worth a good read. The contest wants you to “design a kill,” with the winning entry being full animated in all of

Rumors Abound: Xbox 360 Slim?

Image Source: Kotaku An image of a potential new Xbox 360 motherboard (pictured right) is making its way through the tubes today, as a Chinese manufacturer seems to have leaked a redesign of the less-than-stellar Microsoft hardware, as originally reported by the good folks at Kotaku. Supposedly combining the GPU

They Come From A Land Down Under

While Marvel continues to dangle potential casting calls in front of the fans, DC steps up and delivers some facts.  Kiwi actors Taika Waititi and Temuera Morrison have joined the cast of Green Lantern, a film that is very dear to this fan’s heart.  That’s right folks, Jango Fett is

“…some of the copper stabilizers are not up to the quality needed to go to the full energy level.”

That’s what she said… But don’t put away your lead aprons just yet.  Everyone’s favorite doomsday weapon, the Large Hadron Collider, will be shut down for a 12-month period….a 12-month period some time in the next two years.  Yeah….wrap your head around that one.  The reason for this stay of execution for the space/time

“If it bleeds, we can kill it.”

You can’t keep a good hunter down. After decloaking in the 1987 sci-fi favorite, (and returning in a series of mediocre sequels) the Predators are back.  In case you didn’t know, Robert Rodriguez (Desperado, Sin City) has taken a hold of the franchise as producer and writer of the upcoming Predators,

Mapathy Cured by MW2’s “Stimulus Package”

We have new details on Modern Warfare 2‘s mapathy cure.  According to the updated MW2 page on the Xbox Live Marketplace, the new map pack, dubbed the “Stimulus Package,” will bring five additional maps to the billion-dollar game to the console that Microsoft built. Three maps are brand, spankin’ new: