Thor Revealed!

Paramount and Yahoo have finally given us our first look at Chris Hemsworth as THOR! Pardon me, I must go sing from the mountain tops of my joy that they didn’t mess this up!

Activision and Bungie, Out of Left Field…

   Picture via Gamepro Bungie has announced a partnership with probably the biggest name in gaming, Activision. From the press release: Bungie, the developer of blockbuster game franchises including Halo, Myth and Marathon, and Activision, a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, the #1 online games publisher (Nasdaq: ATVI), announced

Music Makes The Universe Go Round

I’m pretty excited about the subject of this post.  It brings together three things that I absolutely love: comics, movies, and film music.   As we all know, Iron Man 2 is a mere 2 weeks away, and as a film music enthusiast, I’ve begun scouring the internet in an

S.H.I.E.L.D. Through The Ages

Have you ever wanted Marvel to do their own take on “The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen”?  No?  Well, they’re doing in anyway. One of Marvel’s newest titles, simply titled S.H.I.E.L.D., will chronicle the untold history of the Marvel Universe’s secret agent super group.  Turns out that Nick Fury’s predecessors stretch all

Wanna Take You For A Ride…Again!

Sharpen your claws and tighten your headband, because gaming’s favorite crossover fighter is back for round three.  Marvel.com has posted a teaser trailer for the much-anticipated Marvel vs. Capcom 3, and it looks like it will not disappoint.  The roster looks to include some familiar favorites from the past, but

Joss Whedon, ASSEMBLE!

Fanboys rejoice! Joss Whedon, the man behind such fan-favorites as “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” “Firefly,” and “Dollhouse” will be taking the reigns of the much-anticipated Avengers film for Marvel Studios.  While he is well-known for his multitude of television creations, his only directorial venture into the world of motion pictures was Serenity

Officially Official: “Gears of War 3” Announced

Despite the surprise announcement on the Xbox Dashboard last weekend, Epic Games’ Cliff Bleszinski went on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night to officially announce Gears of War 3 and to premiere a never-before-seen trailer portraying our COGs, the Locusts, and the newly-featured Lambent. Bleszinski announced that the release

Who’s Your Daddy?

There has been yet ANOTHER addition to the Green Lantern cast.  Jon Tenney (“The Closer) has signed on to play Martin Jordan, the father of Hal.  It’s a role that will be featured in flashbacks of Hal’s youth. *SPOILERS AHEAD* Like his son, Martin Jordan was a test pilot at

Green Day: Rock Band Track Listing Unveiled

Entertainment Weekly’s Music Mix Blog got their hands on the 47-song track list that will be launching with the upcoming Green Day: Rock Band straight from Harmonix’s mouth.

As announced earlier, the track listing includes the entire American Idiot album, but, in a pleasant surprise, the game will also include the entire 21st Century Breakdown and Dookie albums.  Rounding out the list are a few memorable tunes from their Warning, Nimrod, and Insomiac albums.  As a bonus, all 47 tracks will be exportable for use on Rock Band, Rock Band 2, and the upcoming Rock Band 3.

Green Day: Rock Band will come as a standalone game for the Xbox 360, PS3, and the Wii.  A special edition (Green Day: Rock Band Plus) will also be available for the 360 and the PS3, which includes the full game, a free export key, and the six Green Day DLC tracks.  See the full track listing after the jump.

Gears of War 3 Releases Next April

Source: Kotaku.com In a rather silly slip-up, Microsoft accidentally announced the conclusion of the Gears of War trilogy on the Xbox Dashboard this morning. Epic Games’ design director Cliff Bleszinski was scheduled to appear on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night to bring some big announcement.  The man formerly