Film vs. Reality: Sword Battles!

Imagine this for a moment… Your eyes are blurry; the smell of sweat mixed with blood fills your nostrils. The gash on top of your left eyebrow is starting to compromise your sight, but you have to push forward. Your entire Men-at-Arms are in disarray; the lines are broken and … Continue reading

‘Ragnarok’ a review of John Hodgman’s apocalyptic stage show


Last week Netlfix experienced ‘the end of the world’. No, the video service didn’t reach a bitter and inevitable end at the talons of Quetzalcoatl, the feathered Aztec serpent god. Instead, Netflix premiered Ragnarok, the apocalyptic themed comedy show, featuring John Hodgman. John Hodgman began his minor celebrity by appearing as the … Continue reading

An interview with adult actress and gamer girl Bella-Nikole Black


I had the pleasure of conducting an interview with adult actress and gamer Bella-Nikole Black, who’s quickly rising as an Adult Entertainer and really enjoys gaming and its community. She has starred in multiple films and worked in a League of Legends parody, with quite a resume under her belt. … Continue reading

‘Doctor Sleep': Stephen King’s new book


Master of the macabre, Stephen King, will be releasing his newest novel September 24th and it happens to be a “sequel” to The Shining. Doctor Sleep continues the story of, the now adult, Danny Torrence as he tries to reconcile his past. Check out the official synopsis below. “On highways … Continue reading

Win 2 free tickets for Marvels of Burlesque show in Los Angeles tonight!

marvel burlesque peepshow menagerie

If you’re a fan of burlesque shows and Marvel Comics, you should definitely check out the 2nd annual Marvels of Burlesque show in Los Angeles tonight by Peepshow Menagerie. The Marvel parody show will feature sexy performers as Marvel characters including Mystique, Storm and Black Cat, and female versions of … Continue reading

Future Fashion

Intimacy Dress

When people think of the future, visions of flying cars and hover boards crowd their brains. Maybe there will be colonies on Mars and our children will be taught by holograms. Regardless of what the future may hold, each of us has a visual inkling of how it should look. … Continue reading

NR Interview with Newton Thaiposri, founder of Riot Arms Prop Fabrication and Photography


You’d be hard pressed these days to find a video game character without an iconic, badass weapon. You have Cloud with his Buster sword, Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine with Samurai Edge, the list goes on and on. It’s one thing to be able to make these props, but it’s … Continue reading

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug trailer attached to Man of Steel


The first official trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug will be attached to Man of Steel screenings – which open in theaters on June 14th, 2013. The trailer is not a teaser trailer – it is the full 2:30 minute trailer for the movie. It is also set … Continue reading

Extra Credits launches Games for Good on Rockethub


For those of you unfamiliar with the Penny Arcade TV series Extra Credits, you’re missing out. Under the slogan “Because games matter,” Extra Credits takes five minutes every Wednesday to discuss with the global audience any issue that they see fit in modern gaming. The series, presented by game designer … Continue reading