Entertainment

  • Shu Takada: Check out the World Yo-Yo Champion (Video)

    Shu Takada: Check out the World Yo-Yo Champion (Video)

    Hey, it’s late Friday afternoon, which means it’s time for every working person to go as close to autopilot as they can without creating a catastrophe. That includes me, which is why I’m directing your attention to one Shu Takada, who recently took home the gold Duncan in the 2017 World Yo-Yo Championship. Shu Takada […]

  • ‘The Punisher’ from Marvel and Netflix Gets First Teaser (Video)

    ‘The Punisher’ from Marvel and Netflix Gets First Teaser (Video)

    As a general optimist I have to acknowledge the possibility that Frank Castle‘s peak of popularity might be ahead of him – but as a realist I also have the right to acknowledge that in all likelihood that peak was sometime in the early to mid 90s, whenever his skull logo t-shirts hit the mainstream. […]

  • ‘Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite’ Full Story Trailer (Video)

    ‘Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite’ Full Story Trailer (Video)

    A few months back we saw the first teaser for Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite, and I vaguely recall some confusion regarding the actual storyline of the game, which pits characters from the Marvel and Capcom fictional universes/intellectual property holdings against each other and a shared common threat: Ultron Sigma. Now we have a Marvel vs. […]

  • 100 Essential Films Scratch-Off Chart from Pop Chart Labs

    100 Essential Films Scratch-Off Chart from Pop Chart Labs

    Nothing sparks a love of cinema like a good checklist. The people at Pop Chart Labs recognize this, and they have created a chart that goes one better than a simple checklist: The 100 Essential Films Scratch-Off Chart. As you can probably guess from the name, marking one’s progress on the Pop Chart Labs 100 […]

  • ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ International Trailer Features Dr. Strange (Video)

    ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ International Trailer Features Dr. Strange (Video)

    Marvel superheroes have been hanging out with each other since the early 60s, and on the big screen since 2012, but it’s still kind of cool to see it happen. That’s even when it’s a character like Benedict Cumberbatch’s Dr. Strange who appears to dispense some mystical wisdom to Thor in the new Thor: Ragnarok […]

  • ‘How to Make a Blockbuster Movie Trailer’ (Video)

    ‘How to Make a Blockbuster Movie Trailer’ (Video)

    It’s already been conclusively established that all movie trailers are the same, but YouTube duo Auralnauts have proved it in the most entertaining way imaginable. It’s called How to Make a Blockbuster Movie Trailer, and it lays out in literal black and white exactly how the familiar, yet somehow still exciting, movie trailers we all […]

  • OJO: A Dedicated Projector for the Nintendo Switch

    OJO: A Dedicated Projector for the Nintendo Switch

    Playing video games projected on a giant screen – or, better yet, a wall – is one of the great underrated pleasures of modern life. So it’s good news that the “world’s first projector for Nintendo Switch,” as it’s billed, is on the way. It’s OJO, soon to be the subject of a crowdfunding campaign […]