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Smithsonian Channel to air Star Trek documentary

The Smithsonian Channel will be airing a series of three documentaries entitled The Real Story, beginning on June 30th with Star Trek. Other focuses include the films Live Free or

Secret of the Booze with Firefly’s Sereni-Tea

It’s sad to hear that Nathan Fillion doesn’t think Firefly can be resurrected, but at least we can relive the memories by watching the old episodes and downing a drink

NR Podcast #8: Xbox 180, Man of Steel, Last of Us and more!

Download | Itunes | Subscribe to RSS | Previous Episodes In this week’s NR Podcast, we discuss the Xbox One doing a 180, Last of Us, Man of Steel, if Doctor Who was

A review of Griffin’s WoodTones Over-the-Ear Headphones

When I heard that I was getting the chance to review Griffin’s WoodTones Over-The-Ear headphones, I thought, “Cool! New headphones to try out.” I didn’t really think anything of it.

Tony St… I mean Robert Downey Jr. will return as Iron Man for Avengers 2 and 3

I quote Jeremy Clarkson from Top Gear UK when I say, “good news!” It has been confirmed by Marvel that Robert Downey Jr will return as the armored avenger for

Sony’s PlayStation 4 launch date revealed by accident?

When Sony did the E3 media briefing, they revealed the design of the PlayStation 4 console and some exciting upcoming games. The thing they didn’t reveal was the release date

Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag multiplayer impressions (E3 2013)

One of the most anticipated games of 2013, Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag features an amazing Caribbean world to explore. While creating an amazing experience in the single player mode, the

One hour with Dark Souls 2, my favorite game of E3 2013

The souls series is one that crushes you until you either get better, or until you poke around and find some way around the often seemingly insurmountable obstacle that you’re

A.M.D at E3 2013. Rise of the A.P.U.

“A.M.D’s presence at E3 2013, in short, can be conveniently summarized using the company’s own acronym. All Machines Dominated.” Video games aren’t the only attraction on the Holy show-floors of

Does removing DRM and always online from the Xbox One fix the problem?

It’s official. Microsoft has decided to do away with the need to “connect online at least once every 24 hours” and making it impossible to trade or let your friends

App Camp for Girls to help push more girls into developing apps

One of the things about software development is the imbalanced gender in the field. I’ve been to E3 (a video game expo filled with developers, publishers, and media) this month

Mary Jane may be recast for The Amazing Spider-Man 3

We reported earlier that Shailene Woodley‘s Mary Jane Watson was cut from The Amazing Spider-Man 2. Now reports have stated that Woodley will most likely not return as Mary Jane

Microsoft changes its mind on the Xbox One ‘always online’?

Update: Microsoft has issued an official announcement saying that they are removing DRM and always online. With the ending of E3 and the recent backlash that Microsoft received from the

A review of World War Z

I remember when I met Max Brooks at Comic-Con a few years back and told him how excited I was that World War Z was being turned into a movie.

E3 2013: South Park Stick of Truth – From the twisted minds of Matt Stone and Trey Parker

For 16 years the children of South Park have wreaked havoc, made fun of religion and celebrities (do you like fish sticks?) and have gotten away with so much odd

Star Wars Episode VII: Casting news!

*Spoiler Alert: Look away if you don’t want to know the plot* These are the casting calls for parts in the upcoming movie that will be shot in the beginning

Mary Jane Watson cut from The Amazing Spider-Man 2

We will not be seeing the redheaded beauty on the big screen YET. Scenes with Mary Jane Watson (Shailene Woodley) will be cut from The Amazing Spider-Man 2. Director Marc

Warner Bros releases ‘The Lego Movie’ trailer. What!?

So here I was browsing YouTube for something to fall asleep to (it’s kind of like how people need to sleep with a fan on, even when it’s 40 degrees).

Murdered: Soul Suspect – A new kind of murder mystery game (E3 2013)

The teaser trailer for Murdered: Soul Suspect caught my eyes when I first saw it a week before E3. Published by Square Enix and developed by Airtight Games, the teaser

E3 2013 – Interview with Dark Souls 2 Director Yui Tanimura

During our E3 adventures, myself and fellow writer Ryan Southard sat down with co-director for the much anticipated Dark Souls 2, Yui Tanimura, speaking via a translator, to discuss the