CineFix presents Spirited Away retold via old-school 8-bit (and a little 16 bit ;) game tech. No quarters or controllers required! (Just some imagination and magic..)
Here's Miyazaki's weird, wonderful and totally iconic Spirited Away re-imagined as an 8-bit video game. Now we've been reminded of its genius, I think it's time for a re-watch...
The Bad Lip Reading team have struck again, and this time they've taken the Avengers characters and turned them into comical rednecks. Check out the video after the cut! Get up here and listen to me...I need to go poop...
Would it be too much to ask for a band do this every time we fire up the console?
Via Broc Sam.
Following the very surprising news that The Simpsons veteran Harry Shearer has left the show, voice impressionist Brock Baker steps in to (jokingly) fill the role with this montage.
We've had plenty of teasers for FOX's Scream Queens, but now we finally have a trailer! This is a show created by the people responsible for American Horror Story and Glee, and with its copious amounts of pouting, mean blondes and bitchy one-liners (and that's just gleaned from the trailer), you can definitely tell. Watch the clip after the cut!
Anxiously awaiting the return of The Walking Dead and the launch of its companion show Fear The Walking Dead? Then you may want to get your zombie fix by checking out this LEGO episode created by MonsieurCaron. It took a full month to complete building, filming and editing using over 3,000 photos. This Daryl Dixon-focused clip was shot on a Canon Rebel T3 using DragonFrame, and edited with Adobe CS6 on a MacBook Pro 15 inchs.
Hit Read More below for the clip and a story synopsis.
Nearly every videogame has us doing the same general thing: gaining power and leveling up. Whether in The Witcher 3, Mass Effect, Dragon Age, Halo, Minecraft, the power fantasy is omnipresent. It CAN be abstracted, but when it comes down to it, what's up with games CONSTANTLY using the power fantasy as both a mechanical and narrative crutch? Have we, as players, driven designers to this, or is there something special about the nature of games and the nature of power fantasy. Is the power fantasy itself just a natural offshoot of overcoming challenges? Join Jamin on this week's episode of Game/Show and find out!
Via PBS Game/Show.
Elijah Wood, Rainn Wilson and Alison Pill star in Cooties, a zombie comedy where schoolchildren start transforming into the undead. The film is released in the US on 18th September, but there's no UK date as yet. Check out the trailer after the cut.
Unfortunately, a Black Widow movie isn't a thing (at least not yet), but a speculative fan-made title sequence has just got us a whole lot hungrier for it. Check it out after the cut, along with some words from the creator.
Tonight sees the broadcast of NBC's Red Nose Day special. We already know that we can look forward to a clip of Anna Kendrick as Indiana Jones, and now we have Peter Dinklage singing about all the death in Game of Thrones. Watch it after the cut!
In aid of NBC's Red Nose Day, actress Anna Kendrick assumes the iconic role of Indiana Jones. Under the watchful eyes of the Templar Knight, she must choose wisely in her search for the correct Holy Grail cup, or risk certain death. The TV special airs on 21st May. Watch the clip after the cut!
Yep. This is not a drill. Batman: The Ride is a legit thing at the Six Flags Fiesta Texas theme park. According to the Six Flags website, the ride is a 'world class 4D Free Fly Coaster that thrusts you into a totally immersive, high-speed Gotham City adventure.' You can also expect magnetic fins that will cause you to flip as you fly over the top of a 12-story hill, and two vertical drops. The ride officially opens on 23rd May. Hit Read More below to watch a video.