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  • 17Dec

    Find your inner Dragon – Riders of Berk

    How to Train your Dragon was an incredibly cute movie for a family to share together. Now you can share this game below and find your inner dragon. The game is to celebrate the debut of the animated tv series released on November 20. Dragons: Riders of Berk contains all four episodes and you can purchase it using the link in the game app below. So which Dragon are you? I am most like Toothless!

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  • 04Dec

    Mass Effect: Paragon Lost Review

    In Mass Effect 3, Shepard doesn’t have to bond with the shipmates of the Normandy as is pretty much required in Mass Effect 2 with the game’s team-bonding missions. However, if the player in Mass Effect 3 chooses to chat with marine James Vega, Vega entreats Shepard to “dance” with him–a sparring match where Vega spills exactly why he is angry with Shepard, the Reapers, and the Collectors. It’s isn’t because his new tattoo is a wee bit sore. Vega was assigned to protect a certain colony in the Terminus systems, a colony that was unfortunately on the Collectors’ shopping list. Mass Effect: Paragon Lost is Vega’s story. The anime starts off simple enough. Vega’s team has been sent to save a colony from being overrun by the Blood Pack, a gang of intergalactic mercenaries that typically consists of krogan, batarians, and vorcha. They have a reputation for being nastily

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  • 15Nov

    Scott Derrickson set to direct Deus Ex: Human Revolution film

    CBS films has announced that Scott Derrickson (Sinister, The Exorcism of Emily Rose) will direct the screen adaptation of Deus Ex: Human Revolution. He will also write the screenplay with C. Robert Cargill. “Deus Ex is a phenomenal cyberpunk game with soul and intelligence,” said Derrickson, who continued, “By combining amazing action and tension with big, philosophical ideas, Deus Ex is smart, ballsy, and will make one hell of a movie. Cargill and I can’t wait to bring it to the big screen.” The franchise was originally introduced in 2000 by Square Enix. The most recent release, Deus Ex: Human Revolution will be the primary source of inspiration for the film.

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  • 11Sep

    Spend time gaming with Hotel Transylvania

    It’s almost the time of year to think about thing that are scary or go bump in the night, but Hotel Transylvania takes a different approach. Starring the voices of Adam Sandler (Dracula) and Selena Gomez (teen daughter Mavis), Hotel Transylvania takes on the tale of a father being protective of his daughter–something I can still relate to. Hotel Transylvania is where all monsters go for their spa getaway, but a human boy discovers the hotel and Mavis. Here is a trailer: In addition we have some fun games for you to play to get you in a ghoulish mood. Dracula’s Maze, Zombie Suitcase Sort, and Wayne’s Wolf Pup Wrangle are embedded below and free to play. Dracula’s Maze – Move your mouse to help Dracula navigate the secret passageways of Hotel Transylvania Zombie Suitcase Sort – Help the zombie bellhops navigate suitcases to the correct guest room chute below!

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  • 06Aug

    Target announces some pricey Hunger Games merchandise

    Maybe because the target audience of fans of the Hunger games is women/young girls, but Target is expecting Hunger Games fans to spend when it comes to their favorite franchise. The press release does have details about the Hunger Games DVD ($20.99)and Blu-Ray ($25.99). Both are available for preorder now at Target.com/HungerGames. But because the movie is so popular they have additional merchandise you can purchase. Most of the collectibles shown on the Target site seem affordable and range from earrings to candle holders. But the press release mentions a few “rare” items that they must believe fans will pay for. The “premium” items will be on the website on the day of the DVD release on August 18th. The keepsakes include: “14-carat gold replicas of heroine Katniss Everdeen’s famed Mockingjay pin (the story’s symbol of rebellion), with 100 available at $999 each; leather replicas of Katniss’ hunting jacket, with

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  • 30Jul

    The Hobbit becomes a Trilogy

    The press release came in today to announce that Peter Jackson or Warner Bros will be squeezing the Hobbit for all it’s worth by making it a trilogy. Yes the latest Hollywood fad has hit the Hobbit. Jackson stated, “Upon recently viewing a cut of the first film, and a chunk of the second, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens and I were very pleased with the way the story was coming together. We recognized that the richness of the story of The Hobbit, as well as some of the related material in the appendices of The Lord of the Rings, gave rise to a simple question: do we tell more of the tale? And the answer from our perspective as filmmakers and fans was an unreserved ‘yes.’ We know the strength of our cast and of the characters they have brought to life. We know creatively how compelling and engaging the

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  • 13Jul

    Disney at San Diego Comic Con

    Disney hosted a great Hall H panel at San Diego Comic Con yesterday. The films featured were Frankenweenie, Oz the Great, and Wreck It Ralph. For Frankenweenie, Tim Burton came on stage to answer Q&A and showcase more footage. An interesting fact is that Tim Burton had envisioned the movie as a full length stop motion film, but due to budget had to make it a short film instead. Now he gets to revisit his work and make it complete. Here is a video from the homage trailer: Oz the Great featured director Sam Raimi. I found curious that there were quite a few times where people asked about the intersection between this and Wizard of Oz. But there isn’t any. This movie takes place way before Dorthy ends up in Oz. Find out more at the official site. Wreck it Ralph was my favorite! The director came out along

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  • 20Jun

    Four brand new Monsters University trailers

    It’s been 11 years since the original Monsters movie and Mike Wazowski and James P. Sullivan are still in our hearts. Disney and Pixar have released four teaser trailers to give you a look at Monsters University. In Monsters University, we see how Mike and Sulley became best friends. Can you believe initially they didn’t like each other? Monsters University is set to come out on June 21, 2013. Both Billy Crystal and John Goodman will be back to voice Mike and Sulley. “Billy Crystal’s an amazing comedic actor,” remarked Dan Scanlon, Director, Disney•Pixar’s Monsters University. “He gave us so much fun material, we decided to cut four slightly different versions of the trailer. We are so happy to have him back as Mike!”

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  • 20Jun

    Disney/Pixar’s ‘Brave’ Gets Temple Run Mobile Game

    The original Temple Run by Imangi Studios has some impressive stats. The single player, action app game was released last August on iOS and Android earlier this year. It was among the Top 50 downloaded apps in December 2011 which led to it eventually being the number one Free App. The simple game is easy and addicting to play with just a swipe of the finger. The basic premise of the game is to run as far as you can avoiding a variety of obstacles placed in your way and the ever present demonic monkeys that are pursuing you. Now, Imangi has teamed up with an international giant of media: Disney. Temple Run has now been redone with a Disney touch by using the protagonist of the new Disney/Pixar film, Brave, as the character running through what is now lush, Scottish territory. Temple Run: Brave is, at it’s core, just

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  • 19Jun

    Disney announces Jolie in Maleficent

    Disney sent us a press release to announce that production has begun on “Maleficent” starring the one and only, Angelina Jolie. The picture came attached as a sneak to what she looks like as the evil queen. The director is Robert Stromberg and being executive produced by Jolie. Also starting in the film are Sharlto Copley (“District 9”), Elle Fanning (“Super 8”), Sam Riley (“On the Road”), Imelda Staunton (“Vera Drake”), Miranda Richardson (“The Hours”), Juno Temple (“Atonement”) and Lesley Manville (“Secrets & Lies”). The story is fully about Maleficent who was first seen in the 1959 classic, “Sleeping Beauty”. The film follows the events that made Maleficent evil and drove her to curse Aurora. Maleficent is scheduled for a March 14, 2014 release in 3D.

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