E3 Day 1 is in the record books!!! From the very beginning, the day brought out the best in the video game community. Highlights included trying out Darksiders II, which is amazing, seeing two full fights of the newest fighting game, Injustice: Gods Among Us, taking a closer look at what is sure to be epic, Metro: Last Light, and […]
All hail the king. Walter White, the chemistry teacher stricken with cancer turned drug manufacturer, is back in a big way. Following Season four’s huge fallout, AMC’s Breaking Bad readies its farewell season, which kicks off on July 15th. The show has garnered a massive following, as one man’s fall from grace goes deeper and deeper. For more information on […]
The studios that brought the world Mortal Kombat is now once again focusing on the DC Universe. Check out the reveal trailer for the newest fighter, Injustice: Gods Among Us! Here is the official press release:
BURBANK, Calif. – May 31, 2012 – What if our greatest heroes became our greatest threat? Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today announced Injustice: Gods Among Us, an all-new game in development by award-winning NetherRealm Studios, creators of the definitive fighting game franchise Mortal Kombat. The game is scheduled for release in 2013 for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and the Wii U™ system from Nintendo.
Injustice: Gods Among Us debuts as a bold new fighting game franchise that introduces a deep, original story featuring a large cast of favorite DC Comics icons such as Batman, Harley Quinn, Solomon Grundy, Superman, The Flash, Wonder Woman and many others. Set in a world where the lines between good and evil are blurred, players will experience heroes and villains engaging in epic battles on a massive scale.
“With Injustice: Gods Among Us, we are creating an all-new franchise with incredible battles set in the DC Comics Universe,” said Martin Tremblay, President, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “NetherRealm Studios is the extremely talented team behind the latest Mortal Kombat hit and it is developing a game unlike any other in the fighting genre.”
“We can’t wait to reveal Injustice: Gods Among Us because it will give our fans and gamers an epic experience as they battle like gods as their favorite DC Comics villains and heroes,” said Ed Boon, Creative Director, NetherRealm Studios. “Our team is excited to make a fighting game that is filled with fast-paced action, incredible story-telling and iconic DC Comics characters.”
For more information, visit www.injustice.com.
The latest entry in the WWE video game series hits stores this October, and the roster is already up. THQ’s WWE ’13 will feature an emphasis on the attitude era, and the roster clearly reflects that. Here is the roster floating around the ‘net: Modern Era: John Cena, Randy Orton, CM Punk, Undertaker, The Rock, Brock Lesnar, Triple H, Chris […]
The Viper appears to have bitten off more than he can chew. WWE announced today that Randy Orton has been suspended for 60 days due to violation of the company’s Talent Wellness Program. This is Orton’s second violation. Here is directly from the WWE: STAMFORD, Conn. – In accordance with its Talent Wellness Program, WWE has suspended Randy Orton for […]
The Dark Knight rises and returns in 2012! The next animated feature film from DC Comics comes in the form of Frank Miller’s epic masterpiece, The Dark Knight Returns. Here is a synopsis of the story: The Dark Knight Returns is set in a near future where Batman is retired and Gotham City has slid into a dystopian state ruled […]
Who know who this iron clad avenger is? Pictures made their way around the ‘net today, showing the infamous Iron Patriot armor on set of the now filming Iron Man 3. Wait, who’s the Iron Patriot? Well, its Norman Osborn, better known as the Green Goblin. The Iron Patriot is the ultimate stab at Iron Man and Captain America, as […]
No, it isn’t a joke, though I wish it was. Just weeks before opening, the newest entry to the G.I. Joe franchise gets pushed back until next year, reportedly for a 3D conversion. Here is from the official press release from Hasbro: PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Hasbro, Inc (NASDAQ:HAS), and Paramount Pictures, announced today that G.I. JOE: RETALIATION will now be […]
The Avengers assembled much more than expected. The initial projection given on Sunday was $200.3 million, way more than enough to break the opening weekend record. Well, the actual total is a bit more: $207.4 million. The Avengers blew away expectations and records, all while delivering what many are saying is the best comic book movie of all time. Only […]
Much like the jade giant himself…the Avengers smashed. Everyone expected Marvel’s flagship team to perform well, but it did way better than well. The Avengers now holds the highest grossing weekend opening ever in North America, as the film is estimated to bring in around $200.3 million. The previous record belonged to boy wizard Harry Potter’s swan song, which held […]
Well, time to go back to the future.
The latest in the Call of Duty franchise was announced today, and like many thought, it ended up being the sequel to the 2010 hit, Black Ops. Except you are not returning to your old stomping ground: you’re going to the year 2025.
That’s right, the future is here, with robots, lasers and all that you can imagine. One view of the trailer, and you will know this is not the Black Ops you remember, which isn’t bad.
Black Ops 2 is slated to invade stores November 13th, just in time for all the blockbuster games to duke it out.
The Avengers have assembled with a vengeance. The blockbuster film based on Marvel Comic’s iconic super team garnered a mind blowing $178.4 million in its overseas debut this week. The film opened in 39 territories, making and breaking records in many. Now, the opening is only ninth best of all time for foreign territories, but it only opened in 70% […]
Up for another advance look from Dark Horse? Great, because you don’t want to miss out on MIND MGMT! From the mind of Matt Kindt, indie comic legend of such titles as 3 Story, this book messes with your head, and that’s the point. Mind control, espionage, secret-secret agents, guns, amnesia, you name it, MIND MGMT has it! The advance preview is […]
Dark Horse Comics graciously sent me an advance look at The Victories #1, which hits stores this August. What did I think of it? I don’t want to spoil anything for anyone, so I will give you some general impressions of how this book is turning out. I can sum it up in one word: amazing. Michael Avon Oeming, the artist […]
The Goodie Mob is back!
Cee Lo is back with the mob once again, and they do not disappoint! The song is an anthem for 2012, as we are all fighting to survive. The single is now on iTunes, and well worth the download. Check it out!
The SyFy Channel announced a laundry list of shows in development for this year and the next, and many have caught my eye, like Superhumans and Toy Traveler, Without further adieu, take a look at my picks from the list! Paranormal Highway – Summer 2012 – Paranormal Highway puts the pedal to the metal as Jack Osbourne and Dana Workman […]
The world loves reality TV, so how about a reality television…comic book? Welcome to the world of America’s Got Powers. A world where an event in San Francisco left the world with quite a few super powered beings. Fast forward to now, and the most popular television show, America’s Got Powers, puts these super powered people in competition to see […]