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Vampyr TV series in the works at Fox

Dontnod Entertainment’s Vampyr is being adapted for television by Fox 21, the studio behind series like Sons of Anarchy and Homeland. Joining Fox 21 in the series adaptation are Wonderland Sound & Vision, the production studio founded by Charlie’s Angels director McG, and DJ2 Entertainment, which is co-producing the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog movie. DJ2 Entertainment is also working on another Dontnod project, Life Is Strange, which is also being adapted for television. “We believe [Vampyr] is

By | 2018-08-16T17:00:00+00:00 August 16th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Iron Fist season 2 trailer introduces the deadly villain Steel Serpent

Netflix and Marvel have released the first official trailer for Iron Fist’s second season, and fans will be happy to know there are at least two very powerful, glowing fists. The trailer includes a couple of wide shots framing Danny Rand’s yellow glowing fist as he trains, but he’ll have some stiff competition. His main competition: Steel Serpent (Sacha Dhawan), a friend from his training days who serves up his own red-hot punches. Meanwhile, Danny’s former best friend Davos returns to New York

By | 2018-08-15T17:00:00+00:00 August 15th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes is the perfect party game for Nintendo Switch

Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes, a game where you work together with friends to defuse explosives, is now available on the Nintendo Switch. Development of Keep Talking started in 2014 as a result of the Global Game Jam. The new version for Nintendo Switch more accurately approximates that original VR experience. The Switch port transforms the game from an exclusive, cumbersome VR experience to a true party game. Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes is also available on the PlayStation 4, with VR an

By | 2018-08-15T17:00:00+00:00 August 15th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Nintendo eShop update gives Monster Hunter fans a chance to try its Switch debut

Nonetheless, Nintendo Switch eShop has a handful of downloads to check out before September, including a preview of the first Switch game from a huge franchise. Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate is a Nintendo Switch version of the expansion to 2016’s Nintendo 3DS entry in the series. That game, Monster Hunter Generations, received praise from what was back then a smaller fanbase — a dedicated niche that already knew the Monster Hunter ropes. Things have changed since then, however, as Monster

By | 2018-08-15T17:00:00+00:00 August 15th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Diablo 3 is officially coming to Nintendo Switch

Diablo 3 is coming to Nintendo Switch. After a series of teasers, rumors and leaks, Blizzard Entertainment officially confirmed today that Diablo 3: Eternal Collection — the package that includes the Reaper of Souls and Rise of the Necromancer add-ons — will come to Nintendo’s console later this year for $59.99. The Switch release of Diablo 3 will feature a handful of Nintendo-exclusive items, all of them based on The Legend of Zelda. Beyond that, Diablo 3: Eternal Collection appears to be the g

By | 2018-08-15T17:00:00+00:00 August 15th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Yakuza Kiwami 2 steps up the fan service in a big way

Yakuza Kiwami 2, the upcoming remake of Yakuza 2, promises more of what makes the series so great: creative, over-the-top violence; delicious food options; bizarre substories; and another Majima-centric campaign. Running on the Dragon Engine used in Yakuza 6: The Song of Life, Kiwami 2 looks richer, more fluid than any other title in the series so far. In Kiwami 2, certain substories can unlock new heat actions and finishing moves if you’re within a certain distance of a nonplayer character. Kiw

By | 2018-08-15T17:00:00+00:00 August 15th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

NBA 2K League announces expansion plans as playoffs begin

The NBA 2K League said yesterday it will add four expansion teams for its second season tipping off in 2019. At the NBA 2K League Draft in April, NBA commissioner Adam Silver said he expected all 30 NBA franchises to have affiliated NBA 2K League teams by the third year of the 2K League. The NBA 2K League tipped off May 1 and just wrapped up its regular season. The eight-team NBA 2K League Playoffs begin Friday, Aug. 17 (6 p.m. The NBA 2K League is the first esports league operated by a professi

By | 2018-08-15T17:00:00+00:00 August 15th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Smash Mouth, Smashing Pumpkins singer are currently debating Shrek soundtrack’s history

Arguably the only thing more culturally significant than Shrek is the Shrek soundtrack. Billy Corgan, a two-time Paws Chicago magazine cover model and lead singer of he Smashing Pumpkins, now claims that his band was offered the Shrek soundtrack first. Corgan said that if the Smashing Pumpkins had agreed to the deal, the band would have used a song called “Untitled,” heard below. Plus, it’s not like the Smashing Pumpkins weren’t involved in other films. Correction: An original version of this ar

By | 2018-08-15T17:00:00+00:00 August 15th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pokémon Go makes Celebi available to everyone next week

Pokémon Go Fest 2018 attendees already have their own Celebi, the Johto region’s exclusive Mythical Pokémon. It sounds like it will be unique from Pokémon Go Fest’s Research challenge, however, since it’s open to anyone who already completed the earlier set of tasks. Completing this version of the Celebi adventure will award initial participants with additional Celebi candy. Johto’s rarest Pokémon made its debut in Pokémon Gold and Silver. It’s been one of the hardest Pokémon to find in mainline

By | 2018-08-15T17:00:00+00:00 August 15th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments
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