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  • ‘Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls’ Coming to Apple Devices

    ‘Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls’ Coming to Apple Devices

    Mobile gaming is making its way to dreaded Castlevania and Count Dracula sometime in the near future. It’s called Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls, an upcoming mobile game coming to iOS devices sometime soon. Right now, the game is going into “closed beta” testing in its native Japan, but hopefully a wider roll-out is supposed to be […]

  • KFC Hot & Spicy Photoshop Campaign

    KFC Hot & Spicy Photoshop Campaign

    There’s something about the idea of fried chicken visually resembling explosive combustion that isn’t exactly appetizing to me, personally. But far be it for me to second-guess the latest ad campaign from KFC and advertising agency Ogilvy & Mather Hong Kong, especially since this KFC Hot & Spicy Photoshop campaign is probably one of the least bizarre […]

  • ‘Ultraman Leo': The Complete Series Marathon Starts Today (Video)

    ‘Ultraman Leo': The Complete Series Marathon Starts Today (Video)

    The people at Shout! Factory know how to chew through innocent people’s afternoons better than almost anybody else. Their latest attack on productivity is a four-day marathon of the complete run of the 70s Japanese kaiju TV series Ultraman Leo. And even worse, Ultraman Leo: The Complete Series Marathon starts in about an hour. At 3 PM Pacific, Ultraman Leo: The Complete […]

  • ‘Sega Ages': A Collection of Classic Sega Games Coming to Nintendo Switch

    ‘Sega Ages': A Collection of Classic Sega Games Coming to Nintendo Switch

    It’s a good time to be a nostalgic video game enthusiast. The Nintendo Switch has no shortage of games from your wasted youth, and Sega recently announced a whole … well, “new” probably isn’t the right word … of Switch releases under the Sega Ages banner. The first, naturally, will be Sonic the Hedgehog, and you don’t have […]

  • ‘The Beautiful One': Prince’s Unfinished Memoirs to be Published

    ‘The Beautiful One': Prince’s Unfinished Memoirs to be Published

    I feel confident in saying that Prince is probably the only person to have ever lived that could really pull off titling his own memoirs The Beautiful One. So it’s a good thing that before his untimely death a couple of years ago he capitalized on that capability, writing out 50 pages of the project by […]

  • ‘Hotel Artemis': A Hotel/Hospital for Criminals (Trailer)

    ‘Hotel Artemis': A Hotel/Hospital for Criminals (Trailer)

    Fans of John Wick and its sequel John Wick: Chapter 2 are certainly aware of the Continental Hotel, the upscale hotel for professional criminals that is central to the character’s adventures. The makers of Hotel Artemis, an upcoming big screen thriller with an even crazier cast than the Wicks have, seem to be aware of this as well. Here’s the official […]

  • ‘Big Chano: 25 & Alive’ Birthday Playlist Curated by Chance the Rapper

    ‘Big Chano: 25 & Alive’ Birthday Playlist Curated by Chance the Rapper

    Yesterday was Chance the Rapper’s 25th birthday. It’s OK if you didn’t get him anything, but in his typically generous fashion he along with Apple Music has given us something for the occasion: A specially curated playlist of 31 of Chance’s favorite songs entitled Big Chano: 25 & Alive.  Big Chano: 25 & Alive stretches back to […]

  • ‘Campfire Creepers': A VR Horror Series Starring Robert Englund (Trailer)

    ‘Campfire Creepers': A VR Horror Series Starring Robert Englund (Trailer)

    Tim Heidecker recently demonstrated that the future of movies is in virtually real technology on his On Cinema movie review web series. So it figures that horror director Alexandre Aja would be close behind bringing his genre specialty to VR for an upcoming series entitled Campfire Creepers. Here’s Aja in a press statement on the project: “Long before written language, […]