by Paul Nomad~ Idle Hands  Well that was quick! From teaser to product in what…8 hours? The reveal was set to be Monday in Times Square, but if you are Star Wars obsessed, you need it NOWWWW…so we sent our robots to storm Rovio Castle and pillage Hasbro Keep and come back with some preview images for you..because we love you. Hugs all around.


Marvel Heroes

Game Overview

Marvel Heroes is a FREE-TO-PLAY action-packed massively multiplayer online game created by David Brevik, the visionary behind Diablo and Diablo 2. Set in the iconic Marvel Universe, Marvel Heroes combines the core game-play style of Action RPGs and MMOs with the expansive library of heroes from the Marvel Universe. In the game, players can collect and play as their favorite Marvel Superheroes (including Iron Man, Thor, Wolverine, Hulk, Spider Man, Captain America and many others). Team up with friends and try to stop Doctor Doom from devastating the world with the power of the Cosmic Cube in a story written by Marvel comic super-scribe Brian Michael Bendis. More

'Marvel Comics: The Untold Story' by Sean Howe: Book Review


"Marvel Comics: The Untold Story"by Andy Lewis

A wild-ride history of the company’s creation from the people who built it, including the mad genius Stan Lee. Those who know Marvel mainly in its current incarnation as the Disney-owned pop-culture juggernaut — since 2008’s Iron Man, Marvel movies have grossed more than $2 billion worldwide — will find it hard to connect that statistic with the motley crew of artists and writers behind such iconic figures as Spider-Man and Iron Man that Sean Howe vividly captures in his new history of the company. More

The Lone Ranger Movie Trailer

From producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Gore Verbinski, the filmmaking team behind the blockbuster “Pirates of the Caribbean” franchise, comes Disney/Jerry Bruckheimer Films’ “The Lone Ranger,” a thrilling adventure infused with action and humor, More

Will one Iron Man 3 villain be cut out of the Chinese version?

iron_man_3 Charlie Jane Anders ~ Looper opens in the United States today, but Chinese audiences will be seeing a somewhat different cut of the film. Director Rian Johnson filmed a key sequence in Shanghai, becauseLooper is a U.S.-Chinese co-production — and Chinese audiences will see a lot more of that Shanghai footage than we will. (In a similar fashion, Men in Black 3‘s “Chinese restaurant” scene was heavily cut when that film was shown in China.)

‘Thor’ star’s scary on-set injury

thor_the_dark_world_logoBy Meriah Doty | Movie Talk

Jaimie Alexander as Sif in 2011’s ‘Thor’ Even warrior goddesses have a bad day at the office now and again.

Jaimie Alexander, who plays Thor’s strong lady sidekick Sif, suffered a pretty scary injury on Monday in London while she was walking on the set of “Thor: The Dark World.” More

Nintendo confirms Wii U is region-locked, won’t play imported games

By Raymond Wong | BGR News  Bringing tears to the eyes of gamers everywhere, Nintendo(NTDOY) has confirmed to CVG that its upcoming Wii U consoleand its accompanying Wii U GamePad will be region-locked. More

Robocop Pictures from location debut

Floating around the interweb of geekdom is news and pics of the new RoboCop suit. A big thanks to and

Pics are from the first day of shooting Robocop in Mississauga, Ontario.

Like usual, Paparazzi pictures from the set have already started rolling out, and the leak  what the new Robocop suit looks like. More

Best Buy Wii U Preorders

If you want a Wii U, now is the time to pre-order it.  Best Buy is currently taking pre-orders and you can pick up on release day in store.  That is unless you want to camp out, if you like that sort of thing.  More

Wii U North American Launch and Nintendo TVii

Wii U launches in USA Sun November 18th, 2012.  It will come in Basic Wii white, msrp $299,99, Black Deluxe, $349.99. More