Video Games

Lamenting the Death of the STAR WARS Expanded Universe

The release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens was highly anticipated, but many dedicated fans of the franchise were also somewhat shaken by the announcement that the Star Wars Expanded Universe would be rebranded as Star Wars Legends. It wasn’t the rebranding itself that caused a fuss, but rather the news that the former EU […]

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Fanboy Round-Up: STAR WARS Toys and CIVIL WAR Cuttings

Welcome to another edition of Fanboy Round-Up – your weekly, well, round-up of the big news from the past week. It’s really for if you’re a complete news addict, or if you missed out on a lot of last week’s reporting, or whether you just want a little refresher of the highlights. Unfortunately, there wasn’t […]

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MEGA MAN is Heading to the Big Screen!

Recently we covered some news regarding Nintendo and their potential future movie output, whilst predicting that video game movies could become pretty popular soon (Assassin’s Creed looks cool!) – now there’s actually some concrete news on another property making the jump to the big screen, and it’s also kind of a Nintendo one. The Tracking […]

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RIP Satoru Iwata

It’s rare that entire fan communities mourn the death of a company’s CEO. In movies and TV we spend so much time praising the creative figures as the people in the boardroom are, the majority of the time, most interested in profit margins. In gaming the praise will go towards the developers, programmers and the […]

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UPDATED: DOCTOR WHO Rides a Dinosaur Into LEGO DIMENSIONS

In case you didn’t know, there’s a new LEGO game coming out this year called LEGO Dimensions. Imagine The LEGO Movie but bigger; a whole host of different franchises thrown together into a smorgasbord of awesomeness. Back to the Future is there, DC, Lord of the Rings, Simpsons – the lot. Today, Entertainment Weekly revealed […]

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AGDQ 15: Prepare for Epic, Awesomeness

Awesome Games Done Quick, or AGDQ for short, begins Sunday, January 4  and ends the 10th. What’s this? Glad you asked, it’s a marathon week where fanboys and fangirls beat games as fast as humanly possible, and some faster then that! With things like TASBots, that’s Tool Assisted Speedrun Bots, we see everyone involved use every trick and […]

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CAPCOM CUP: A Fight to Remember

This Saturday is the 2nd Annual Capcom Cup. The 16 Best Street Fighter players from around the globe will clash for a chance at the $50,000 prize and the Crown of Ultra Street Fighter 4 World Champion. If you don’t know this one is invitation only, meaning that only the best are allowed. In contrast, most tournaments are […]

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