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Daisy Ridley Eyed For Tomb Raider Reboot

The overwhelmingly positive reaction to Star Wars: The Force Awakens was always going to boost its relatively unknown actors to stardom, and for Daisy Ridley and John Boyega, the sky is truly the limit as job offers must be flooding in for the young hopefuls. Every big studio must be eyeing them up for some sort of reboot or sequel ...

How far have video game graphics come? This side by side comparison will amaze you

It seems that video games have advanced at such a rapid rate, you may have missed how stunning graphics have become. 1. Mario Kart 64 (1997) vs. Mario Kart 8 (2014) Credit 2. Kirby’s Dream Land (1992) vs. Kirby and the Rainbow Curse (2015) Credit 3. Tomb Raider (1996) vs. Tomb Raider (2013) Credit 4. Sonic the Hedgehog (1991) vs. ...

Bill Gates: ‘I Will Look Into’ A New Age Of Empires

Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates was on Reddit with an ‘Ask me anything’ thread. Mr. Gates, can we please have another Age of Empires? Not sure if this is your department, but I figured I’d ask since you were here… Thanks! Edit: Bill plz I know you can see this. Gates then responded: I will look into this. How ...

Could Assassins Creed Finally Bring Video Games and Movies Together?

The video game industry is huge, being the fourth biggest entertainment market in the world, larger than movies, even boasting the most successful worldwide entertainment product of all time with Grand Theft Auto 5. However, we haven’t seen ANY successful video game adaptations in Hollywood. It should be a sure way to make an easy buck, taking advantage of a wealth of superb source material, as well as a titanic sized established audience. So what’s going wrong?

First and foremost, there seems to be a basic misunderstanding of how to handle video game properties in the movie business. There are some truly great narratives within video games that should be ripe for the picking, given the right creative presence is at hand, yet we are seeing sub-par, lazy films like Hitman and Doom being put into production. These are GREAT video games but they aren’t suitable for a film adaptation. They rely on their phenomenal gameplay rather than interesting characters or narrative.



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VIDEO- New LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Game Trailer Looks Familiar

IGN have released the new trailer for the LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens game and it looks quite familiar, don’t you think? Now check out the trailer side by side with the movie trailer that it is parodying. It looks like it could be it’s very own film in it’s own right. LEGO: The Movie was released in 2014 ...

New free Star Wars Battlefront DLC due this month

EA have revealed that new maps and outfits for Star Wars Battlefront are due next week. EA Brazil accidentally leaked a live video showing some of the free DLC for Battlefront. New costumes for Luke and Leia were seen including evidence of space battles, which the fans were hoping for. This is what was gathered from the video before it was swiftly ...

Black Friday Bargains of 2015

Ah, Black Friday is fast upon us. It’s easily the one day where literally anything and everything is up for grabs. People do not care for the welfare of others; if you’re in my way, I’m going to get you out of my way to get to what I want. That’s the Black Friday mentality. Doesn’t sound too great, does ...

Secret Easter egg from Doctor Who hidden in Black ops III

Remember the weeping angels from Doctor Who? They have made a return in Call of Duty Black Ops III in the  more updated form of mannequins. The Easter egg involves shooting the arms off all the static mannequins. Once that is done they will attack you, but only when you are not looking! It’s a fun Easter egg however the main ...

Five Video Games set for the big screen in 2016

Video game movies don’t exactly have the greatest reputation in Hollywood, with Super Mario Bros. the movie being a prime example as to why, however with games becomming more cinematic it was only a matter of time before we saw prosperous titles attempt to conquer the bright lights once again. After all there have been some success stories that have ...

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