EA recently announced their next Star Wars game would be Star Wars: Squadrons and released a short trailer. Now we can see actual gameplay footage in the longer Gameplay trailer released as part of the EA Live event.
During the launch event for their much anticipated new gaming console, the PS5; Sony has also revealed several new titles that will be coming to the platform. Among them is Insomniac Games has teased a sequel to its hugely popular Marvel’s Spider-Man, set to be released on the PS5 Holiday Season 2020.
We attended our first MCM Comic Con at EXCEL London (May 24th-25th 2019)
As one of the largest and premier pop culture events in the UK it offers attendees a wide range of attractions, opportunities and experiences covering a wide range of interest areas.
Special Guests at this years event included:
- Sebastian Stan (Winter Soldier/MCU)
- Stephen Amell (Arrow)
- David Harbour (Hellboy/Stranger Things)
- Misha Collins (Supernatural)
Plus many more guests! Continue reading
We were honoured to speak with legendary horror film composer Harry Manfredini about his career in music and film; from creating the iconic score for Friday the 13th and it’s sequels to working on the recent video game.
“……one day in his kitchen, he said to me… I am going to make the scariest film ever, its called Friday the 13th, and you are going to score it…. And the rest I guess is history!”
Once again we attended this event as ‘Official Press’ thanks to Showmasters !!!!
Held at the Cardiff Motorpoint Arena the home of South Wales geekery – during the 4th & 5th of March 2017.
- Indira Varma (Game of Thrones, Torchwood)
- Clive Russel (Game of Thrones)
- Jimmy Vee (Star Wars, Doctor Who)
- Dave Prowse (Star Wars)
- Alistair Petrie (Star Wars, Sherlock)
- Teri McMinn (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre)
- John Dugan (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre)
- Katy Manning (Doctor Who)
- Matthew Waterhouse (Doctor Who
And many more!
Some titles we have previously reviewed which are now on Netflix UK.
This documentary (a joint venture between Fuel Entertainment and Xbox Presents) explores one of the great urban myths in video gaming, the dumping of around 700,000 copies of the Atari game ‘E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial,’ for the classic Atari 2600 console at a dumping site in Alamogordo, New Mexico.
4/5 – An insightful uncovering of the greatest urban myth in gaming whilst also exploring the companies history. Continue reading
This documentary (a joint venture between Fuel Entertainment and Xbox Presents) explores one of the great urban myths in video gaming, the dumping of around 700,000 copies of the Atari game ‘E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial,’ for the classic Atari 2600 console at a dumping site in Alamogordo, New Mexico. This game has often been referred to as one of the worst games in history and blamed for the ultimate financial failure of Atari. This propels the stereotype we still have today that video games based on films are invariably terrible.
Typically at the time Atari would spend many months developing a game but after making a multi-million dollar deal with Steven Spielberg (who approved the game himself) for the E.T. game gave the company just 12 weeks to get the game to market in time for Christmas. Following the games release the companies finances took a turn for the worst and it went on to lose $536 million. Continue reading