Blog

Battlefront 2 looks like it’ll have every Star Wars spaceship in it – Polygon

Posted: Sunday, August 20, 2017

Star Wars Battlefront 2‘s multiplayer spans the entirety of the canon. That means vehicles as well as characters, as seen in its newest trailer, from Gamescom. Beginning with the familiar X- and Y-Wings and going back to Darth Maul’s Infiltrator and the Trade Federation’s fighters, it looks like Battlefront 2 is bringing everything and the kitchen sink to its playable fleet. The capital ships of each period are also involved…

Marvel Comics Meet Reality On The Not-So-Mean Streets Of Hell’s Kitchen – NPR

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

In Netflix’s new show The Defenders, Jessica Jones and her superhero friends patrol the grim and gritty streets of a Hell’s Kitchen that no longer exists in today’s New York. Sarah Shatz/Netflix hide caption toggle caption Sarah Shatz/Netflix In Netflix’s new show The Defenders, Jessica Jones and her superhero friends patrol the grim and gritty streets of a Hell’s Kitchen that no longer exists in today’s New York. Sarah Shatz/Netflix…

This Star Wars Timeline Brings Back a Legendary Style – Gizmodo

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

An old-school Star Wars timeline. (Credit: Random House Books) There are a lot of things I miss from the old Star Wars Legends timeline. Kyle Katarn. Synthetic lightsaber crystals. Mara Jade. But what I really pine for are the timelines. They used to come with nearly every Star Wars novel: these detailed, artfully arranged timeline charts showing where every book in Del Rey’s extensive line of novels situated itself in…

What would an Obi-Wan Kenobi film mean for the future of the Star Wars franchise? – The Verge

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

This week The Hollywood Reporter broke the news that Disney and Lucasfilm are zeroing in on Obi-Wan Kenobi as the subject for the next standalone Star Wars film. If the studio holds to the release pattern it’s established thus far, the film could come as soon as 2020, right after Colin Trevorrow’s Episode IX caps off the final film in the Skywalker saga. With Disney CEO Bob Iger recently promising…

Marvel Is The Only One To Blame When ‘Inhumans’ Is Inevitably A Disaster – Forbes

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

ABC Marvel’s Inhumans Today is when Matt Murdoch, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Danny Rand come together for The Defenders team-up event on Netflix, but there’s a different Marvel show I can’t stop hearing about in the news. That would be Inhumans, the third major Marvel show on ABC as Agents of SHIELD heads into its sixth season and Agent Carter finished its limited run. Inhumans actually seemed like a…

Marvel Is The Only One To Blame When ‘Inhumans’ Is Inevitably A Disaster – Forbes

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

ABC Marvel’s Inhumans Today is when Matt Murdoch, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Danny Rand come together for The Defenders team-up event on Netflix, but there’s a different Marvel show I can’t stop hearing about in the news. That would be Inhumans, the third major Marvel show on ABC as Agents of SHIELD heads into its sixth season and Agent Carter finished its limited run. Inhumans actually seemed like a…

Marvel Comics Meet Reality On The Not-So-Mean Streets Of Hell’s Kitchen – NPR

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

In Netflix’s new show The Defenders, Jessica Jones and her superhero friends patrol the grim and gritty streets of a Hell’s Kitchen that no longer exists in today’s New York. Sarah Shatz/Netflix hide caption toggle caption Sarah Shatz/Netflix In Netflix’s new show The Defenders, Jessica Jones and her superhero friends patrol the grim and gritty streets of a Hell’s Kitchen that no longer exists in today’s New York. Sarah Shatz/Netflix…

Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie Highlights Problem With Disney’s Handling Of ‘Star Wars’ – Forbes

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

Lucasfilm and 20th Century Fox ‘Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith’ As you may know by now, Walt Disney is reportedly in very early planning for an Obi-Wan Kenobi stand-alone Star Wars movie. Details are scarce: There is no script, no confirmation that Ewan McGregor would return (although he has often expressed interest) and no hard info beyond that Stephen Daldry is being courted to direct the movie. That’s an interesting choice,…

Marvel’s The Defenders postmortem: Showrunner answers burning questions – EW.com (blog)

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

WARNING: Spoilers ahead for the entire season of Marvel’s The Defenders. Read at your own risk! Daredevil (Charlie Cox), Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), Luke Cage (Mike Colter), and Iron Fist (Finn Jones) finally united to defend their city from the shadow organization that threatened to tear it apart. But the War for New York wasn’t an easy one to fight, and if you haven’t watched all eight episodes of Marvel’s The Defenders, you…

Marvel Is The Only One To Blame When ‘Inhumans’ Is Inevitably A Disaster – Forbes

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

ABC Marvel’s Inhumans Today is when Matt Murdoch, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Danny Rand come together for The Defenders team-up event on Netflix, but there’s a different Marvel show I can’t stop hearing about in the news. That would be Inhumans, the third major Marvel show on ABC as Agents of SHIELD heads into its sixth season and Agent Carter finished its limited run. Inhumans actually seemed like a…

Marvel Comics Meet Reality On The Not-So-Mean Streets Of Hell’s Kitchen – NPR

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

In Netflix’s new show The Defenders, Jessica Jones and her superhero friends patrol the grim and gritty streets of a Hell’s Kitchen that no longer exists in today’s New York. Sarah Shatz/Netflix hide caption toggle caption Sarah Shatz/Netflix In Netflix’s new show The Defenders, Jessica Jones and her superhero friends patrol the grim and gritty streets of a Hell’s Kitchen that no longer exists in today’s New York. Sarah Shatz/Netflix…

Marvel’s The Defenders postmortem: Showrunner answers burning questions – EW.com (blog)

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

WARNING: Spoilers ahead for the entire season of Marvel’s The Defenders. Read at your own risk! Daredevil (Charlie Cox), Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), Luke Cage (Mike Colter), and Iron Fist (Finn Jones) finally united to defend their city from the shadow organization that threatened to tear it apart. But the War for New York wasn’t an easy one to fight, and if you haven’t watched all eight episodes of Marvel’s The Defenders, you…

Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie Highlights Problem With Disney’s Handling Of ‘Star Wars’ – Forbes

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

Lucasfilm and 20th Century Fox ‘Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith’ As you may know by now, Walt Disney is reportedly in very early planning for an Obi-Wan Kenobi stand-alone Star Wars movie. Details are scarce: There is no script, no confirmation that Ewan McGregor would return (although he has often expressed interest) and no hard info beyond that Stephen Daldry is being courted to direct the movie. That’s an interesting choice,…

Marvel Comics Meet Reality On The Not-So-Mean Streets Of Hell’s Kitchen – NPR

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

In Netflix’s new show The Defenders, Jessica Jones and her superhero friends patrol the grim and gritty streets of a Hell’s Kitchen that no longer exists in today’s New York. Sarah Shatz/Netflix hide caption toggle caption Sarah Shatz/Netflix In Netflix’s new show The Defenders, Jessica Jones and her superhero friends patrol the grim and gritty streets of a Hell’s Kitchen that no longer exists in today’s New York. Sarah Shatz/Netflix…

Lego club plans to build small city in Howell Saturday – Livingston Daily

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

A city created entirely of Lego bricks by the Michigan LEGO Users Group for the Monroe County Fair, July 30, 2017. MichLUG will create a new Lego City display at the Howell Melon Fest.(Photo: Submitted) Chris Leach and a few friends plan to build a city in the space of four hours early Saturday morning in Howell. The 140-square-foot city, complete with trains, an amusement park, and more, will be made brick by…

Marvel Is The Only One To Blame When ‘Inhumans’ Is Inevitably A Disaster – Forbes

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

ABC Marvel’s Inhumans Today is when Matt Murdoch, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Danny Rand come together for The Defenders team-up event on Netflix, but there’s a different Marvel show I can’t stop hearing about in the news. That would be Inhumans, the third major Marvel show on ABC as Agents of SHIELD heads into its sixth season and Agent Carter finished its limited run. Inhumans actually seemed like a…

Marvel’s The Defenders: The entire emotional journey in 46 GIFs – EW.com (blog)

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

They’re not your typical superhero team, but they’re all New York City’s got. Marvel’s Netflix team-up nearly four years in the making, The Defenders, is here, dropped all at once, in typical Netflix fashion, at 3 a.m. ET on Friday. There’s ample of debate on how to consume streaming television: Do you pace it out, go all-in at once, or something in between? For me, it’s an easy choice. There’s…

Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie Highlights Problem With Disney’s Handling Of ‘Star Wars’ – Forbes

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017

Lucasfilm and 20th Century Fox ‘Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith’ As you may know by now, Walt Disney is reportedly in very early planning for an Obi-Wan Kenobi stand-alone Star Wars movie. Details are scarce: There is no script, no confirmation that Ewan McGregor would return (although he has often expressed interest) and no hard info beyond that Stephen Daldry is being courted to direct the movie. That’s an interesting choice,…

Star Wars Decides the Force Is With Obi-Wan – Vanity Fair

Posted: Friday, August 18, 2017

It’s Friday, and I’m writing from a café in Brentwood while watching delusional screenwriters hit on the hostess. Hello from Los Angeles, where we’re dreaming of Jedis, skipping the Kennedy Center Honors, and welcoming the return of Halt and Catch Fire. TATTOOINE DISPATCH In these trying times, we could really use a wise and powerful Jedi. Washington may not be able to deliver one, but Hollywood is on the case,…

Marvel Is The Only One To Blame When ‘Inhumans’ Is Inevitably A Disaster – Forbes

Posted: Friday, August 18, 2017

ABC Marvel’s Inhumans Today is when Matt Murdoch, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Danny Rand come together for The Defenders team-up event on Netflix, but there’s a different Marvel show I can’t stop hearing about in the news. That would be Inhumans, the third major Marvel show on ABC as Agents of SHIELD heads into its sixth season and Agent Carter finished its limited run. Inhumans actually seemed like a…