Showing posts from December 4, 2011

The Amazing Spider-Man gets a new poster!

Columbia Pictures has released its second official movie poster for the upcoming The Amazing Spider-Man. The poster itself is fairly simple with Andrew Garfield as Peter Parker wall crawling in the corner of two brick walls. The thing that automatically stands out is his shadow that is cast down and appears in the iconic Spider-Man logo. The tag line on the bottom of the poster however is the more interesting aspect reading "The Untold Story". Could this have something to do with Peter's parents be featured in the movie or something totally new that fans have not heard about yet? Either way, this poster is sure to stir up some lively discussions among Spider-Man fans.

The Amazing Spider-Man arrives in theaters on July 3, 2012.

Charlie Chaplin is Darth Vader in this amazing speech!

Who knew that if you mixed the music of Inception, the amazing speech delivered by Charlie Chaplin in The Great Dictator, a montage of clips from Star Wars: The Clone Wars, and Darth Vader's death scene from Return of the Jedi that you would be left with one of the best mashups that a fan could have hoped for. Check out this incredible speech, now delivered by Darth Vader!

If you'd like to watch the original speech delivered by Charlie Chaplin you can watch the clip from The Great Dictator.

Source: Big Shiny Robot

The Avengers vs The X-Men

If you have been following Marvel news you know that they have been teasing fans about the return of the Phoenix for some time. Now Marvel has decided to mix it up just a little more by announcing that not only will Phoenix be returning but that her return will pit two great Marvel franchises against one another. The Avengers will be battling it out against the X-Men in what will be a 12 issue story arc in April of 2012.
"The Avengers and X-Men have learned that the all-powerful embodiment of both death and rebirth known as the Phoenix Force is on a crash course for Earth…and it needs a new host to unleash its immeasurable power. But what is the shocking decision tied to the Phoenix’s return that will pit the Avengers against the X-Men? And when good friends become bitter enemies, what does this mean for the future of the Marvel Universe?"Pitting two of Marvel's largest franchises may seem like a fun ploy to get money from the fans but if this story is anything lik…

Skyward Sword's game breaking bug & how to avoid it!

*There are no real spoilers in this post and reading it can really only benefit you.

It appears that one of the reported glitches in Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword has turned out to be true and was confirmed by a Nintendo representative. Nintendo of America spokesperson Sharon Matheny confirmed and made a statement on the matter which has turned out to be a game breaking glitch.
"We have been made aware of the issue that results in being unable to progress in the Song of the Hero quest. If the game has been saved after completing the sequence of events, it will no longer be possible to proceed through the game on that save file. The only options at that point are to either start the game over or to use an earlier save file to continue.

The situation is caused by performing the following sequence of events during the Song of the Hero quest:

1. At the beginning of the quest, go to Lanayru Desert to retrieve the song of the Thunder Dragon.

2. In the La…

Doctor Who - Christmas Episode Prequel

Steven Moffat has once again delivered a short prequel to an upcoming Doctor Who episode. This prequel, for The Doctor, The Widow, and The Wardrobe, is propbably one of the more exciting prequels that Moffat has released in his tenure as Head Writer / Executive Producer. It is a minute and a half long and should definitely give you chills about the upcoming Christmas episode. Enjoy!