Thursday, April 26, 2012

Calvin Johnson is Madden 13

Well, he's on the cover anyway. EA held a special event to celebrate the NFL draft this past week in New York City. Among the events was a special photo shoot with the starring athlete.

EA celebrates the draft with NCAA 13 party in NYC

EA Tiburon helped kick off the NFL draft Tuesday night with a bash at New York City hotspot, Lavo. Among the attendees- cover athletes Robert Griffin III and the legendary Barry Sanders.

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Dunecraft Grows Some New Terrariums

Adding to it's super-nifty line of terrariums, Dunecraft has an all new quintet of styles to choose from. Click through for Aliens and Dinosaurs!

NHL Cover Vote Skates on

A sweet 16 of the NHL's best move into the first rounds of the final cover fan voting for EA's NHL '13. Who's on the ballot? Read on dear reader-

Get Ballin' with NBA Baller Beats

It's NBA jam in the most literal of meanings as Majesco and HB Studios bring court skills head to head with slick tunes.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Quakecon pre-reg opens

It's that magical time of the year once again. That time when the Quake fairy opens the glittering doors of Quakecon for pre-registering early birds.

The Infection Spreads- Prototype 2 Oozes Out Today

 Now available at retail for ladies and germs everywhere...

Saturday, April 21, 2012

Happy Earth Day from Smith Micro

Anime Studio, the animation suite published by Smith Micro, can really produce some great visuals and animations. It even makes animated greeting cards, like this delightful little production by the company to celebrate Earth Day.

Friday, April 20, 2012

Transformers Prime Weekend Sneak Peek

Assassins make an attempt on Megatron's life in this weekend's episode of Transformers Prime on The Hub. And we've got an exclusive advance look at some nasty little Insecticons after the break.

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Dark Horse has a lot on it's ePlate

ePlate, if you're unfamiliar, is a payment system not unlike a credit card. It has a magnetic stripe and everything, but here's the difference- ePlate has a battery and is programable. For what you ask? For pretty much anything... take Dark Horse comics' new initiative.

Prey 2 Not Cancelled After All

After a recent storm of rumor that the follow up to the sci-fi shooter Prey had been canceled, bethesda sets the record straight.

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Bond Returns this Fall in 007 Legends

Not content to produce a game based solely upon the upcoming Bond film Skyfall, EA has come up with an epic entwined between 6 of the very best 007 adventures.

New Buffy Spinoff Comics Announced

Like the vamps she stakes, Buffy the Vampire Slayer is one of those properties that just won't stay dead. Dark Horse comics today announced not one, but two new series spun off of the fan favorite show/comic.

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Deadliest Warrior Chops up Retail

The compilation retail box of the first two Deadliest Warrior games has officially arrived at stores everywhere- and it's packing some extras.

Max Payne 3 Comic Book Mini-Series Announced

Coming soon from Marvel Custom Solutions and Rockstar, the three part story will fill in some of the blanks from both previous titles in the series as well as lead right in to the hotly anticipated Max Payne 3.

Crysis 3 Story and Bonuses Detailed

News about Crysis 3's existance leaked out last week, but now Ubisoft has released a much more complete picture. Story details and pre-order incentives post break.

NCAA 13 Finishes it's Cover

The second half of the NCAA Football cover has been chosen for this year's edition- and joining Robert Griffin III will be none other than...

Dr Toy Releases Best of 2012

Dr Toy (also known as Stevanne Auerbach Ph.D.) is one of the top industry watchers and has just released her picks for the best of the best toys for kids.

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Resident Evil 6 Screenplosion

Click on through for a load of fresh screenshots taken from Capcom's recent Captivate event in Rome.

Ex Sanguine Finally Brings Something New to the Vampire Genre

Calling all vampire fans (but maybe not of the glittery variety)- you're going to want to check out Dark Horse's Ex Sanguine.

The Deadliest Warrior- Final Round, Fight!

Just a little over a week away, the retail box set of the first two Deadliest Warrior games Deadliest Warrior: Ancient Combat has set it's final fantasy pre-release matchup. Get ready for Dracula.

Thursday, April 12, 2012

LA Comic Con Becomes Stan Lee's Comikaze

Comikaze, Los Angeles' newest (and only) Comic Convention, is being rebranded as industry legend Stan Lee's own con- aptly renamed Stan Lee's Comikaze.

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Behind the Scenes: Zumba

It's true, a video about the shooting of the commercial for the newest Zumba Kinect title, Fitness Rush, doesn't really sound like a good time. Now what if I told you that there were an astonishing 68 cameras used in the filming?

Grow Some Dinner with DuneCraft

DuneCraft is launching a pair of new edible lines that'll have your in-home garden up and running in no time flat.

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Mattel Cans DC Universe & Young Justice Toys

DC comics fans are about to feel the pain Marvel fans went through when Legends switched companies. The difference here is that, while ML moved from Toy Biz (who knew what they were doing) over to Hasbro (who were clueless), the DC license is staying put at Mattel.

Friday, April 6, 2012

Dark Horse Announces The Art of Portal 2

One of the most highly lauded game series in recent years gets a full blown art book packed with never before seen art and commentary from the designers. Must have? Yeah, I'd say so.

Dark Horse Comics Gets a Little Creepy

Or maybe that should be, a lot Creepy- as Creepy comics, the classic horror comic mag is making a triumphantly gory return courtesy of the publisher.

Thursday, April 5, 2012

Madden 13 Tournament Moves on to Round 3

The vote for the cover athlete of the next Madden football title has stumbled, rumbled, and fumbled into the third selection round. NY favorite Victor Cruz? Yeah, he's still salsa dancing his way through the rankings.

BioWare Appeases Angry Fans with ME3: Extended Cut

It's no secret that BioWare's latest Mass Effect title has stirred up ever so slightly of a controversy as pertains to it's ending. EA has heard, and now they've answered.

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

The Dark Knight Returns

Collectable and all around awesome statue creator Kotobukiya debuts Frank Miller's classic vision of a world weary Dark Knight.

EA Sports Brings the Sights and Sounds of College Gameday

NCAA '13 time is just around the corner for pre-pro pigskin fans and EA has just released a series of 'playbooks' to get you all prepped for gameday.

Sunday, April 1, 2012

DC Club Infinite Earths Speeds to May Launch

The launch date for the first figure in Mattel's online only, subscription based DC Universe series 'Club Infinite Earths' is finally set in stone... or a reasonable facsimile.