Nerdy News Bites 6/25/16
By Rachel Cheng, @iamrachel Salutations, Nerds! Here are this week’s nerdy headlines! 10. Supergirl After news broke that Supergirl had found their Superman, Tyler Hoechlin, the CW-bound show has confirmed that Lynda Carter (aka the original Wonder Woman) will be playing the POTUS! 9. Power Rangers Looks like Bryan Cranston will be recruiting the new […]
Syfy announces the final wave of cameos for this summer’s fourth installment, Sharknado: The 4th Awakens
By: Matthew Goodman (@CreedsDelight) Syfy’s long-running Sharknado franchise returns this summer with the hotly awaited Sharknado: The 4th Awakens which will hopefully manage to be more zany than it’s ridiculously entertaining predecessors were. Syfy’s first three Sharknado films are rightfully considered cult classics for their parodies of disaster movies, and the fourth one shows no signs of this farcical train slowing down. […]
Interview: Roland Emmerich, Director of “Independence Day: Resurgence”
It’s been twenty years since Independence Day exploded into theaters, with incredible special effects, one of film’s best pre-battle speeches, and the punch heard ’round the world, courtesy of Will Smith. But it seems that the fat lady never did actually sing: the aliens are back for more in Independence Day: Resurgence, which tells the story of both old and new characters, two decades after the alien invasion that decimated some of the world’s biggest cities.
But can humankind survive another catastrophic attack from our old, tentacle-y friends? More importantly, do more famous landmarks get blown up? We chatted with the director and co-writer of both Independence Day films, Roland Emmerich, to find out.
Xbox Announces Eight New Backwards Compatible Titles Available Today!
By: Matthew Goodman (@CreedsDelight) Microsoft released eight new Xbox 360 titles for their Backwards Compatibility emulator on the Xbox One. The most notable title coming from this announcement is the long-awaited, critically-acclaimed Fallout: New Vegas. Other titles include Blood Knights, Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara, Red Faction: Battlegrounds and Joe Danger Special Edition. Take a look at the full […]
Happy Birthday Sonic!
By: Brandon Johnson, Loud Josh, Matthew Goodman (@CreedsDelight) and Paige Mount (@paige_mount) Happy Birthday Sonic! Tomorrow, June 23rd, marks the 25th Anniversary of Sonic the Hedgehog! To celebrate, we got to sit down and play with a new line of Sonic 8″ plushes from TOMY! These plushes are soft, adorable and really give off […]