Activision Blizzard Unveils Hollywood Movie Studio

by Alex Beanon November 6, 2015
Fresh on the heels of their purchase of mobile game sensation “Candy Crush”, Activision Blizzard has announced that they intend to get into the television series and moviemaking business with their new creatively-named Activision Blizzard Studios that will produce feature films based on their franchise video games such as “Call of Duty”, “StarCraft”, “Diablo” and […]

Sony PlayStation Vue Gets Disney And ESPN

by Alex Beanon November 5, 2015
Sony PlayStation’s internet television streaming service dubbed Vue has finally struck a deal with ABC, which means ABC, Disney and ESPN channels and networks will all now become available through the service. Sony PlayStation Vue is currently available for users on both the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 gaming consoles, as well as tablets and […]


Desert Swarm – Fox Plans A Theme Park In Dubai

by Alex Beanon November 3, 2015
Fox is planning a new theme park to showcase its various animated properties such as [ironically] “Ice Age” and “The Simpsons” as well as its film properties [“Alien” and “Night at the Museum” and “Titanic”] in Dubai. Fox already has a theme park opening in Malaysia in 2017 but the Dubai theme park will exclusively […]
Straight, No Chaser – The Warcraft Teaser Trailer

Straight, No Chaser – The Warcraft Teaser Trailer

by Alex Beanon November 3, 2015
Many many times, gaming and film companies think themselves out of the room when presenting their theatrical or theatrical-style trailers. Legendary is having none of that with its trailer for its upcoming [release date: June 10, 2016] film based on the “Warcraft” video game. You get 15 seconds and you get all action and no […]


Halloween Hangover – Activision Buys Candy Crush

by Alex Beanon November 3, 2015
Apparently finding themselves with a surplus of Halloween booty, Activision Blizzard [proprietors of that little “Call of Duty” franchise] have entered the mobile gaming market in a big way, with a $5.9 billion purchase of King Digital – makers of “Candy Crush” [this year’s “Angry Birds” of the mobile gaming market]. With the purchase, Activision […]
AMC Debuts Preacher Trailer

AMC Debuts Preacher Trailer

by Alex Beanon November 2, 2015
During last night’s extended episode of “The Walking Dead”, the AMC network debuted a trailer for the upcoming [in 2016] television series “Preacher” based on the cult 1990s comic of the same name…


Stan Lee Set To Roll Out Arch Alien

by Alex Beanon October 31, 2015
Stan Lee is set to release a new comic book-based movie – “Arch Alien” – with more information forthcoming at this weekend’s Comikaze! Event in Los Angeles. “Arch Alien” is an original concept from Lee in collaboration with Chinese media company, Hualien, which will be providing the funding for the project. Details about “Arch Alien” […]

Gotham Has A Mister Freeze – Nathan Darrow

by Alex Beanon October 28, 2015
Fox’s Batman-inspired television drama series, “Gotham”, has a new villain – Mister Freeze – who will be played by Nathan Darrow [“House of Cards”]. Darrow will play the recurring role of Mr. Freeze [aka cryogenics engineer, Victor Fries] on upcoming episodes of the series. Mr. Freeze has been played by Arnold Schwarzenegger in a 1997 […]


A Rogue’s Gallery – Creation Of A Super Villain Launches In London

by Alex Beanon October 21, 2015
The creation of a super villain for movies and television requires quite a bit of makeup and the new book “A Rogue’s Gallery – Creation of a Super Villain” details how those villainous transformations are made with villains from the DC Comic universe at a launch party at London’s Crypt Gallery next week on October […]
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William Shatner And Stan Lee Partner On New Comics Imprint – Shatner Singularity

by Alex Beanon October 20, 2015
William Shatner [Captain Kirk of original “Star Trek” fame, in case we need to tell you] is joining forces with comic industry icon Stan Lee to produce a new comic shingle called Shatner Singularity. The Shatner Singularity will house Shatner’s upcoming graphic novel as well as Lee’s upcoming graphic novel, which both use the motion […]