The war of the comedic news anchors / interview personalities begins between Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert, a war in the stars. Letting the world know once again about the Omaze-handled Star Wars Force For Change campaign, Colbert and Stewart have a lightsaber battle to see who is, once and for all, the biggest Star Wars fan of all.
This is definitely not your grandfather's Doctor Who. BBC has just released the first full length trailer for the upcoming Series 8 of the much-loved science fiction series. This time, however, the atmosphere is a bit different, a bit charged you could say. Doctor Who isn't going through time just to save the universe per se. He is going through time to save the universe from himself.
Not just Star Wars 7, and not just the rest of the Star Wars movies, but every Disney-owned property should be feeling fairly confident after words shared by Disney CEO Bob Iger in the 125th anniversary edition of the Wall Street Journal this week. In it, Iger speaks of the future of entertainment, centering on Storytelling - and virtual reality.
Almost a missing point in the history in one of the key nerd-friendly entertainment titles in history, The Matrix: Path of Neo had a secret. This video game - like the other video games in The Matrix universe - was watched over by the creators of The Matrix films. As such, they appeared in the game right near the end, speaking directly to the gamer as 8-bit sprites.
Kevin Smith was invited to the Star Wars VII set in London on the 30th of June - earlier this week - and has confirmed one point of order: Stormtroopers. Invited to join J.J. Abrams on set, he’s made clear that he’ll be able to share next to nothing about what he’s seen, but he did let a single tear run down his face for an instagram opportunity for the public.
The tests you’re about to read about began all the way back in the year 2012, when researchers at Oxford University and the Lausanne Museum of Zoology sent out the call for Yeti hair. It was then that the hair samples began to arrive. Run and later written up by Sykes B.C., Mullis R.A., Hagenmuller C., Melton T.W. & Sartori M., a total of 36 hair samples supposed to have (possibly) belonged to the legendary Bigfoot were put to the test.
This week toy company Hasbro has leaked a list of every one of the planned dates and titles for Disney’s Star Wars film lineup. Starting in 2014 we’ll see the TV show Rebels - coming this late summer, followed by Star Wars Episode VII in 2015. All that we knew - then there’s Boba Fett, the movie, coming in 2016.
Pacific Rim and Del Toro fans should mark their calendars as early as now, or first get a 2017 calender in advance. The director has just announced the the sequel to the blockbuster sci-fi hit will be hitting theaters in April three years from now. Oh, and it will be preceded by an animated series as well.
Shown during the World Cup 2014, Marvel’s newest Guardians of the Galaxy trailer is a full minute of oddity. Here you’ll get a tiny bit more information about the plot along with a much better look at the character Glen Close will be playing: Nova Prime Rael. More John C. Reilly is coming your way as well.