Category Archives: Movies
Sat, May 18, 2013 | 14:55 BST
The Assassin’s Creed movie has been dated by 20th Century Fox, according to a report from Box Office Mojo.
Fri, May 17, 2013 | 14:44 BST
A video clip from Video Games: The Movie, currently on Kickstarter is below, and features various industry folks such as Randy Pitchford, Chris Hardwick, Karl Stewart, and Cliff Bleszinski discussing next-gen. Give it a watch, and then head over to its funding page. So far, with 31 days left, the project has earned $25,762 in funding towards its $60,000 goal from 250 backers.
Thu, May 16, 2013 | 12:39 BST
Distant Worlds: Final Fantasy is an orchestral celebration of the series’ music over the years, and it’s heading to Blu-Ray in Japan from June 26.
Thu, May 16, 2013 | 01:28 BST
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 21:41 BST
Video Games: The Movie is a feature length documentary from Mediajuice Studios on the video game industry and the culture it’s created, and it needs your help on Kickstarter.
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 16:10 BST
Former THQ exec Danny Bilson discusses his new project, and tells VG247′s Dave Cook why transmedia will raise standards in narrative and engagement going into the next generation.
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 10:49 BST
Gameloft and Fox Digital Entertainment have announced a game tie-in to Ice Age creator Blue Sky Studio’s upcoming animated film Epic. It’s heading to mobile and tablets soon.
Mon, May 13, 2013 | 12:19 BST
Sony has released details of its weekly PSN video update for Europe. Quentin Tarantino’s violent wild west epic Django Unchained leads the week. Check out all the trailers here.
Mon, May 13, 2013 | 09:16 BST
Need For Speed’s movie adaptation has begun filming in Macon, Georgia.
Fri, May 10, 2013 | 09:09 BST
Former THQ EVP of core games Danny Bilson has said he has several transmedia game ideas in the works spanning the sci-fi, horror and fantasy genres.
Thu, May 09, 2013 | 02:23 BST
John Caprenter, famed director of such cult classics as The Thing, Assault on Precinct 13, and Vampires, has said Dead Space is “ready-made” for a Hollywood adaptation.
Wed, May 08, 2013 | 15:32 BST
Unauthorized in-app purchases by British children charged to parents’ accounts without their knowledge could total a whopping £30.9 million monthly according to a new study.
Tue, May 07, 2013 | 20:48 BST
GTFO: A Film About Women in Gaming, a film by Shannon Sun-Higginson exposing the harassment of women in video games, has met its $20,000 Kickstarter goal. The documentary promises to contain “gamers, bloggers, scholars, developers, and other experts,” discussing and revealing the experiences of women in the gaming world, both good and bad. The project has another 60 hours to go. You can find out more on the film through the page, a write up on Kotaku and and interview with Higginsonon Forbes.
Fri, May 03, 2013 | 12:58 BST
Super Mario Bros. was turned into a live-action movie once. Gamers under a certain age are lucky enough to be spared the atrocities committed throughout the film’s running time, but if anyone in the L.A. area really wants to see it again, your day has come.
Wed, May 01, 2013 | 13:08 BST
Lovefilm’s PS3 player is getting an update today across the UK and Germany, which adds and HD streaming option.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 01:21 BST
Battleship, Ted and Safe House producer Scott Stuber has signed on to the Gears of War movie project.
Sat, Apr 27, 2013 | 01:52 BST
Bill Westenhofer has signed on as visual effects director for the Warcraft movie, fresh from winning a 2013 Academy Award for Life of Pi.
Mon, Apr 15, 2013 | 11:49 BST
Sony has announced this week’s PSN video update for Europe and Australia, adding Ang Lee’s Life of Pi and more to the store.
Fri, Apr 12, 2013 | 15:55 BST
Movie adaptations for the Saints Row and Metro franchises are still possible now that both are owned by Deep Silver’s parent company, Koch Media.
Thu, Apr 11, 2013 | 00:14 BST
Mass Effect writer Drew Karpyshyn has said filmmakers should focus on the story of humanity’s search for a place in the galaxy, which much more intrinsic to what the franchise is than, say, Tali or Garrus. Don’t shoot the messenger.