We’re closing in on the end of the first ‘era’ of Marvel Studios movies, with Avengers: Endgame exactly 100 sleeps away (yes, I’m counting). And now artist John Guydo via Bottleneck Gallery has delivered a suitably epic pair of posters to commemorate the amazing era of films we’ve had the pleasure of living through.
When you’re mainlining a TV show in an epic weekend binge session, do you want some ads thrown into the mix? Ars Technica reports that Netflix has been trialling ad inserts between episodes of TV shows – and those who’ve spotted the ‘test’ are furious.
Life moves pretty fast. And so does this legendary vehicle straight off the set of Ferris Bueller – and it goes under the hammer next week!
Last week a fire rocked World of Warcraft. It was an epic act of petulance, strategically foolish. It seemed bizarrely out of character for a beloved anti-hero, and damaged the honour of half the game’s player population. In the heat of the moment, it’s been hard for many players and fans to accept. The game has thrived on nuanced reasoning that keeps the Horde and Alliance opposed while both feel justified in their animosity. But this was different.
Want more insight into the World of Warcraft storytelling process? Step right up. This week, we’re sharing our extended interview with Creative Director Alex Afrasiabi as he walks us through the ways storytelling in WoW helps drive great gameplay, and how the technology of game design has served the game’s storytelling.
Bond fans, LEGO has a dazzlingly slick new kit for you. The new 1964 Aston Martin DB5 isn’t just any LEGO replica.
Nathan Fillion as Nathan Drake. If you know both those names, you should get that it’s such a good fit. And some things are just too perfect to live. But here we are. A completely unofficial Uncharted ‘fan film’ made with real Hollywood talent in front of and behind the camera. Watch it below and hope it will not be taken down too quickly by Sony for showing such love for its intellectual property.
“They’re ready. You’ve got about eight minutes, sorry.” These are stolen minutes in a hectic schedule at the Blizzard Arena. But I’m lucky to get two for the price of one. Scott ‘Custa’ Kennedy – a support main – had just two days earlier been traded from the Dallas Fuel to Los Angeles Valiant. Which is the team where Jordan ‘Gunba’ Graham has been on the coaching staff. A real-world support main.
Sack the team. The whole team. What a fall from grace this is. Steve Smith, the subject of not unreasonable debate around whether he is the greatest Test batsman since Bradman, is now a cheating captain who lacked the decency to fall on his sword after being caught.
“We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.” ― Stephen Hawking