Dead or Alive 5- Opening Declaration and Box Art!

It’s a great year for fighters! September 25th marks the release of another storied franchise fighter, Dead or Alive! Created by Team Ninja and published by Tecmo Koei America, Dead or Alive 5 brings back the fighters for an all new tournament, and this times brings in some familiar faces from the Virtua Fighter franchise as well! Check out the […]

New Darksiders II Trailer: Last Salvation

Death lives. I just got an email from THQ with a brand new cinematic trailer for Darksiders II. Looks awesome, can’t wait to dive in to this game!!! Why the picture above? Why not! It’s the Darksiders II ladies from E3! Darksiders II hits stores August 14th! For more info, check out the official Darksiders II page HERE. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sJp6O53PiXE&w=640&h=360]

Darksiders II Rides Into Stores August 14th

Death rides! THQ’s sequel to the amazingly original Darksiders, Darksiders II hits stores August 14th. The collector’s edition, which comes with a replica Death mask, has already sold out at all retailers, but you can still reserve a copy of the game and get bonuses, like in game content from Gamestop. Pastrami Nation is psyched for this, having played a […]

E3 Expo to Stay in Los Angeles At Least Through 2015

(Photo by Nolan P. Smith-Pastrami Nation) Living in a gamer’s paradise. Today, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, better known as E3, officially announced that it will stay in Los Angeles at least to 2015. Word going around was that the expo might be leaving the city of angels, so this is great news for west coasters who crave the biggest stage […]

WWE 13 Roster Update and New Trailer

Change is a good thing. WWE officially announced a few names for the upcoming WWE 13 from THQ. They also provided a new trailer which shows some of the improvements in this newest WWE game. Check out the names below, as well as the new trailer: CM Punk John Cena Sheamus Mark Henry Steve Austin Mike Tyson Chris Jericho Mankind […]

SDCC 2012: Sideshow Collectibles

(All pictures are taken by Nolan P. Smith and Jason T. Smith-Pastrami Nation) Sideshow always steals the show. Sideshow Collectibles showed off their high quality products, including statues, bust and some of the most realistic action figures you have ever seen. From G.I Joe to Star Wars, Lady Death to the Grim Reaper himself, even the Avengers, Sideshow didn’t fail […]

Double Dragon Neon Hits This September

Billy and Jimmy are back! Anyone who is a fan of the classic beat-em-ups knows the Double Dragon series. Countless hours were fed to the series, taking the martial arts brothers on a journey of fists and kicks. Double Dragon Neon, a homage to the classic games, is set to hit stores this September for X-Box Live and the Playstation […]

SDCC 2012: Costumes Around the Convention

You won’t believe the things I’ve seen. Check out some of the most unique, odd, and cool costumes we saw at SDCC! All pictures are by Nolan P. Smith and Jason T. Smith-Pastrami Nation. Tony Stark hit rock bottom at the con. Mega Men… Aquaman NEEDS water! An awesome Steampunk lady… A beautiful Ms. Marvel… and a beautiful Rogue…

SDCC 2012: From the Nerd Prom Dance Floor

Nerd Prom! It’s a term used by the mainstream media to define the SDCC Masquerade. In reality, it’s not the Masquerade, but the MASSIVE party going on in the Sails Pavilion across the hall from the actual Masquerade event. Pastrami Nation dove right in to heart of Nerd Prom, and this is what we found.

SDCC 2012: Diamond Select Brings Minimates of Street Fighter X Tekken, The Walking Dead, More Marvel Awesomeness

Great things do indeed come in small packages. Diamond Select Toys showed off a diverse group of their popular minimates franchise. A plethora of figures from Capcom’s Street Fighter X Tekken game, which includes minimates of Sagat and Kuma! Minimates based off of The Walking Dead comic series were shown as well, with characters like Rick and Glenn leading the […]

SDCC 2012: Deadpool, The Video Game!

The Merc with a Mouth gets his own game! At the SDCC, Marvel and Activision announced the new Deadpool game, coming soon!!! The Activision posters of various games were “bombed” with Deadpool posters at every turn on the con floor. Check out the trailer below, and make sure to visit the game’s website at http://deadpoolgame.com. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XqORbzbEfoM&w=640&h=360]

SDCC 2012: Coverage from the Con Floor!

Check out a few quick pictures from the San Diego Comic Con! Check out the signing with the stars from Breaking Bad (Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul) smiled and waved for our camera!), Dick Tracey investigating something afoot, a Predator who defeated the Avengers, the merc with a mouth Deadpool guarding the exit, and a zombie lunch. All pictures from SDCC […]

SDCC 2012: Masquerade is Tonight!

As they say, the freaks come out at night. Tonight marks the annual San Diego Comic Con Masquerade! The most elaborate costumes are saved for this event, but we wanted to bring you some costumes from the convention floor to hold you over. Check back for pics from the Masquerade and more from the mother of all cons, SDCC 2012!

Michael Fassbender To Star in Assassin's Creed Film

Magneto puts on the hood. Michael Fassbender, most recently known for his portrayal of the master of magnetism in X-Men: First Class and for his show stealing role in this year’s Prometheus is now on track for another franchise that has all of geekdom watching. Variety reported today that Fassbender is signed on to star in and co-produce the big […]

Marvel Vs Capcom Origins Coming This September

Fight like a hero, play like a legend. Fighting game fans rejoice: the original Marvel Vs Capcom is coming to XBLA/PS Network! That’s not all; the classic fighter Marvel Super Heroes will be bundled with MvC, making Marvel Vs Capcom Origins. Slated to hit the consoles this September, the games will feature an HD overhaul, and retain the awesome playability […]

Dead or Alive 5 Collector's Edition

Another fighter is returning to the promise land. Tecmo Koei’s fighter Dead or Alive 5 hits stores this September, and GameStop will have an exclusive Collector’s Edition. This edition will include the game, of course, a hardcover art book, a poster, the soundtrack, and downloadable content for swimsuits for all the female characters in the game. Only a GameStop exclusive, […]