Happy Valentine's Day, Star Wars fans! Today is the day to celebrate the love shared between Han and Leia, Anakin and Padmé, Ben and Rey, Poe and Finn, and more. The official Instagram account for Lucasfilm decided to share a special throwback to Valentine's Day 1983 when The Empire Strikes Back debuted as a 10-part radio series on National Public Radio. The event featured tons of big names from the film as well as some other celebrity guests. The new Instagram post includes behind-the-scenes images from the event as well as a special V-Day gift that was given out to fans. … [Read more...] about Star Wars: Lucasfilm Shares Throwback to Valentine’s Day 1983
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It’s ludicrous. Your Deus Ex-like augmentations range from indispensible to useless. Your upgradeable body parts gradually, over scores of levels, turn you into an unstoppable sword-slinging Spring-Heeled Jack, or a superhacker who can take control of an interceptor (like the one in the sewers. Somehow) and have it fight for you. Almost every cool thing you can do and every brilliant idea it has is massively flawed in some way – hacking is a tedious chore, mind control is extremely buggy, the entire mental health system is utterly wasted (you can cure anything for free at any time by pressing one button). The writing is juvenile and incomprehensible, and the AI really just swarms you constantly. … [Read more...] about Have You Played… E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy?
A few months later, the Punisher implements his complex, "Mission Impossible" style plan to steal a suit of the armor during the transfer of a super-villain from the Vault to his trial. After stealing the armor (and killing the super-villain when he takes a shot at the Punisher), the Punisher disappears for several weeks, leaving the hapless, denuded Guardsman to explain to his superiors how a normal man got the best of him. … [Read more...] about Read Dwayne McDuffie’s Original Pitch For Punisher/Iron Man
Marvel is taking the cover off of their anticipated event with a series of teaser GIFs that are inspired by classic covers of the past. One of those is the cover to Iron Man #282, which features War Machine in the center (via Previews World). The new cover gives him a Punisher styled update, complete with a white skull in the center. You can view the GIF below. … [Read more...] about Marvel Teasing Punisher To Become War Machine
For Schwartz’s comments in full, read on: She began, “In retrospect, it seems impossible to overstate the cultural damage done by SOUTH PARK, the show that portrayed earnestness as the only sin and taught that mockery is the ultimate inoculation against all criticism.” … [Read more...] about South Park Is Trending After Viral Tweet From She-Hulk Writer