The trailer for zombie-themed Dead Island was released back in February. Developed by Deep Silver, the trailer managed to hit 10 million views in 2 days, and is considered one of the best commercials because of the focus on human emotions and a story that does not refer to the actual game plot. More »
Fans of the video game “Splinter Cell” have decided to create a mini-series to celebrate the franchise. The series is titled “Splinter Cell: Extinction” and is just for entertainment purposes only. Indie film studio Companion Pictures is the mastermind behind all this and a teaser trailer was recently released. More »
At the Cannes Film Festival this week, Japanese director Takashi Miike has recently stated that he was working on an adaptation for the NDS game, Phoenix Wright, on the big screen. Capcom has officially confirmed that live-action movie, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, will be put onto the big screen in Japan in early Spring of 2012. More »
Tetris has been a classic game for decades and there are people out there who get pretty addicted. Believe it or not, they actually do have world championships for this fun game. You can learn all about it and watch the championships in the upcoming Tetris documentary, unfortunately titled “Ecstasy of Order: The Tetris Masters.” More »
A new trailer has surfaced from Namco. It’s for Tekken Blood Vengeance, the fully-animated CG movie that bridges the gap between the events of Tekken 5 and Tekken 6. There was another Tekken movie that was released in 2010, a Hollywood live action one, that flopped in the theaters. The film’s screenplay is written by Dai Sato (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Cowboy Bebop) and is being directed by Youichi Mouri, who has previously directed the opening movies for Tekken 5 and Tekken 6. In addition, the animation is done by the same studios who did Resident Evil: Degeneration.
The Dark Tower series will apparently be receiving video game treatment alongside the rumoured movie and TV series. Ain’t it Cool News claimed that there are plans for a May 13th, 2013 theatrical release, as well as a TV project. So if you were wondering what Dark Tower is, then it is a cross genre series of books by Stephen King that follow Roland Deschain, the last living gunslinger on his quest for the Dark Tower. More »
It seems as if the film Black Panther has finally been given the green light to becoming a reality. Documentary writer/editor Mark Bailey has been put in the driving seat for the screen debut of T’Challa. For two decades, there have been broken promises about this film. Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige will be the producer masterminding the movie. More »