‘Lost Planet 2’ — welcome to the jungle

Capcom this week revealed its promised big “surprise”: Lost Planet 2 for the Xbox 360. The public announcement came today following an exclusive announcement Monday for Xbox LIVE members. The new game will feature four-player cooperative play, new interlinked episodes and deep customization. Capcom says Lost Planet 2 integrates considerable community feedback from its predecessor […]

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Samuel L. Jackson signs on for 9 films as Nick Fury

Last month it looked like Samuel L. Jackson’s chances of playing S.H.I.E.L.D. superspy Nick Fury in more Marvel movies following his brief cameo in Iron Man were quickly evaporating. But now comes news that the actor, whose likeness was used for the Ultimate Marvel incarnation of Fury, has signed a nine-picture deal. This clears the […]

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‘Green Lantern’ and other WB films dated

Though no director or cast has been officially named, Warner Bros. has announced that Green Lantern will hit theaters Dec. 17, 2010. Casino Royale director Martin Campbell has been rumored to be in consideration for the director’s chair. Also announced: Guy Ritchie’s Sherlock Holmes will come out Christmas Day of this year, pushed back from […]

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You know what ‘Doctor Who’ theme needs? More power

As described on Wired’s Underwire blog: The band/science experiment ArcAttack channels music through large Tesla coils or DRSSTCs (Dual-Resonant Solid State Tesla Coils). The metallic whine generated by the synchronized coils creates a synthesizer sound the band presents as an audio-visual instrument. Via Underwire See also: New ‘Doctor Who’ companion introduced Sound decision: Revisiting the […]

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