December 2011

SONIC: GENERATIONS Review

 Sonic Generations is almost the blue print for how a game can properly cover the storied history of one of gaming's classic franchises. Commerating the 21st anniversary of the series (sonic can drank ya'll!), Generations takes us through the various places Sonic has been (Sonic 2006 level, I'm looking...

Golden Age Comics Creator Jerry Robinson Dies At 89

The legendary comic creator of the Golden Age, Jerry Robinson, has passed away at the age of 89. Best known for contributing to the creation of Joker, Robin, and other iconic characters, Robinson will be remembered for having had a hand in many aspects of the comics industry, as a...

Stranger Comics, Producer Levin Launch Foundry Comics

Stranger Comics is teaming up with film producer Lloyd Levin to form Foundry Comics, a partnership that aims to create original properties to be developed as both comic books and feature films. Foundry Comics plans to publish between four and six graphic novels a year covering a range of genres,...

Lionsgate Remaking AMERICAN PSYCHO

If there was ever an unnecessary remake, this might be it. Lionsgate has hired a screenwriter to pen a new version of AMERICAN PSYCHO, the Bret Easton Ellis adaptation that only 11 years ago saw Christian Bale in an iconic starring role. Noble Jones is the scribe, but he is...

WRP FIRST LOOK: DAY 14

"SIMPLY" STAN SHOOTER "Simply Stan-tastic." RETRIBUTION IS YOURS - 2012

Two Actors Pop Up On STAR TREK 2 Villain Radar

With Benicio Del Toro out of the picture, J.J. Abrams & co. are tasked with finding another actor to play the villain - whom most believe, at this point, will be Khan - in the sequel to STAR TREK. So far, two names have cropped up as strong possibilities. Variety...

WRP FIRST LOOK: DAY 13

THE SATANIC & PROFITABLE "Money never sleeps and evil never dies." RETRIBUTION IS YOURS - 2012

WRP FIRST LOOK: DAY 12

FARIS GOTCH "Living the American dream since 1984." RETRIBUTION IS YOURS - 2012

Benicio Del Toro Out Of STAR TREK 2

It appears that the casting drama surrounding Benicio Del Toro's involvement in the STAR TREK sequel has drawn to a fairly anti-climactic close. Vulture confirms that the deal for Del Toro to play the villain in the film broke down last week due to disagreements over "monetary issues." News outlets...

PILOT SEASON 2011 Voting Kicks Off With Meltdown & Chipotle

Top Cow is back with Pilot Season and this year they're kicking off the voting period with a launch party in Los Angeles at the world famous Meltdown Comics. If you are in the LA area, swing by to meet a bunch of the Pilot Season creators, get your books...

Benderspink To Adapt TURF

Benderspink has optioned the Image comic TURF, Deadline reports. The series from Jonathan Ross and Tommy Lee is set in the 1920s Prohibition era, pitting gangsters against supernatural beings in violent turf wars. Ross is a radio and TV host in Britain, while Lee has provided artwork for HELLBOY and...

Things Get Freaky At Whedon's CABIN IN THE WOODS

At long last, Lionsgate has released a trailer for Joss Whedon's THE CABIN IN THE WOODS, his sci-fi horror flick that has been waiting to see the light of day for quite some time now. The film stars a pre-THOR Chris Hemsworth and DOLLHOUSE's Fran Kranz, among others, as friends...

ROBOCOP Joins STAR TREK 2

Peter Weller, perhaps best known for his role in ROBOCOP, has joined the cast of the sequel to STAR TREK, Variety reports. The specifics of his role are unknown, but given the recent casting of Alice Eve as an original character, we have reason to believe that Weller will also...

WRP FIRST LOOK: DAY 11

BOBBY HOLLYWOOD "Every good movie needs a Hollywood ending." RETRIBUTION IS YOURS - 2012

Sony Pictures To Reboot STARSHIP TROOPERS

It seems as though there's no such thing as "too soon" in Hollywood. At least, not where reboots are concerned. Vulture has picked up on the news that Sony is remaking Paul Verhoeven's STARSHIP TROOPERS, which is comparatively young at 14 years old. Neal Moritz is set to produce, while...