Friday, April 29, 2011

Japan Freakin’ Loves Trains~

Recently, a new line of Japan’s Shinkansen (aka bullet train) opened up in Kyushu. This is how the people welcomed the transport. My goodness. The background music is Boom! by Maia Hirasawa~

via : jalopnik

Transformers 3 Dark Of The Moon Theatrical Trailer~

Transformers 3 Dark Of The Moon Theatrical Trailer from Michael Bay Dot Com on Vimeo.

Michael Bay takes wraps off the full trailer for Transformers 3: Dark of the Moon, revealing more than ever as the Decepticons take on the Autobots (and mankind) and make a mess of Chicago~

via : vimeo

Thursday, April 28, 2011

X-Men: First Class (Trailer 3)~

You’re probably sick of the first 10 seconds by now, but trust me, this is the meatiest trailer yet~

via : yahoo

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

FfYR – Revisited (Full Version)~

(NSFW) You’ve seen the trailer, now sit back and trip out to the star-studded extended promo video for Beastie Boys’ album, Hot Sauce Committee Pt~

via : hulu

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Sony Rebuilding Playstation Network After Attack~

So tomorrow (April 27th) will mark one week since the Playstation Network was brought down after an attack on the system last Wednesday, April 20th. Sony reports the network will remain down indefinitely as they rebuild the system from scratch (and dent). In more important news: there's been no word if the hackers responsible managed to steal my avatar. Credit card info, please -- I know what they were after~

via : dvice

Monday, April 25, 2011

Balancing Sticks~

You’ll want to sit back and grab a cup of coffee as this clip takes a while to get going. But trust me, you’ll be awe-struck by this man’s balancing skills as he sticks sticks on top of other sticks~

via : stuffistolefromtheinternet

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Watch 12 Minutes Of Battlefield 3 Footage~

EA has released a 12-minute video featuring gameplay footage from Battlefield 3~

via : ea

New Rurouni Kenshin Anime Series Announced~

Its been more than fifteen years since the release on the Rurouni Kenshin (るろうに剣心) anime series based on Watsuki Nobuhiro same titled manga series. Now we have news confirmation that a new anime series is currently underway!~

According to the latest June issue of Shueisha’s Jump Square magazine, a new Rurouni Kenshin anime project is currently in the works, while more information will be revealed in subsequently issues of the magazine~

via : esuteru

Sunday, April 17, 2011

Gamers Heart Japan~

Many respected individuals involved in the western videogame community are featured in this 1 hour long youtube video, sharing their love for Japan and Japanese video games. The video aimed to encourage people to donate to the Red Cross relief funds for the 11 Mar Touhoku Earthquake~

via : youtube

Friday, April 15, 2011

Cowboys and Aliens Trailer Debuts~

Apparently the first full trailer aired during American Idol last night (which is whyi missed it yesterday. Not exactly a fan) looks awesome~

via : youtube

Operation Raccoon City~

Capcom has released a new trailer of Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City showing the 4 playable characters and also Leon that could be killed in the game~

via : gamersyde

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Little Girl Joins Dark Side w/o Thinking Twice~

This is a video of little Sarah Gallego at Disneyland who, after being presented with an opportunity to train with the Jedi Academy, opts to bow to Darth Vader and join the Dark Side instead. Boy must her parents have been embarrassed! Or devil worshipers. I swear, you never can tell with people these days (I think my neighbors are into Civil War reenactments)~

via : youtube

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Persona 4 Anime Series Officially Announced~

Aniplex has finally released the official website for the upcoming Persona 4 anime series that is adapted from the same-titled RPG from Atlus~

The website has revealed that the series is being directed by Kishi Seiji at AIC ASTA. The anime series will be retaining the original cast from the game:

* Namikawa Daisuke (Narukami Yu)
* Morikubo Shoutaro (Hanamura Yousuke)
* Horie Yui (Satonaka Chie)
* Koshimizu Ami (Yukiko Amagi)

Interestingly in the manga series, the protagonist was called Seta Souji but in the anime series he is named Narukami Yu instead~

via : p4a

13 Assassins (Red-Band Trailer)~

A group of unemployed samurai must help stop an evil Lord and save the country from the rule of tyranny in this martial arts epic~

via : youtube

Saturday, April 9, 2011

Lightsaber Golf~

BBC Two combines Star Wars and pro-golf in this lightsaber-filled promo for the Masters 2011 tourney. Looks like Tiger has truly gone to the dark side with the Emperor’s Force lightning skills~

via : nb

Sengoku Basara : The Last Party Movie Trailer~

The movie trailer has been released for the upcoming Sengoku Basara Theatrical Film will be premiering in Japan on 4 Jun 2011. The movie is titled Sengoku Basara : The Last Party, and will be set after the first two season. Ishida Mitsunari has vowed to avenge Toyotomi Hideyoshi and appears before Date Masamune. Meanwhile, Tokugawa Ieyasu railles the military commanders for the decisive grand “Battle of Sekigahara.”~

via : basara-movie2011

Friday, April 8, 2011

Brink (Trailer 2)~

In case it’s fallen off your radar, this gameplay trailer for brink is a great reminder of the game’s incredibly bright and detailed graphics, weapons and customization options. Drops 05/17/11~

via : youtube

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Mass Effect Anime Movie Summer 2012~

EA and FUNimation have announced a new partnership to create an "anime feature film" based on the critically-acclaimed RPG franchise Mass Effect. T.O Entertainment, a Tokyo-based anime film production company, will co-produce the movie. According to EA, the anime film will "tell the tale of an epic science fiction adventure set in a vast universe filled with dangerous alien life and mysterious, uncharted planets."~

Mass Effect series executive producer Casey Hudson will serve as executive producer on the film alongside his Funimation and T.O Entertainment equals~

"Over the last few years, we have revealed different pieces of the Mass Effect world through different media. Extending the story through an anime medium is another amazing opportunity for us," said Hudson. "Partnering with FUNimation ensures that we will bring this rich universe to life with the utmost quality and the same attention to detail that the Mass Effect games are known for."~

"It is thanks to the enormous and passionate Mass Effect fan base that this movie is made possible," said Gen Fukunaga, President & CEO of FUNimation. "With production underway on the Dragon Age video, we are excited to team up with another BioWare team to add an exciting new chapter to this vast sci-fi world."~

The Mass Effect anime film is currently in production and will release both digitally and on home video in summer 2012

via : scrawlfx

Yoshida Brothers~

Ryoichiro and Kenichi – are shamisen virtuosos that have carved a place for the traditional Japanese instrument in modern music. More videos here. Get their music here~

via : domo

Han Solo in Carbonite Ice Tray~

Now you can roll like a Hutt mob lord and eat Han Solo with this silicon tray. Carbonite is scarce though, so you’ll have to settle for ice or jelly~

via : entertainmentearth

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

The New X-Men Anime Series~

Madhouse's X-Men anime finally kicked off in Japan on Friday~ get to watchin~

via : madhouse

Sunday, April 3, 2011

Green Lantern (Clip)~

Warner Bros. released this action-packed four-minute clip from the Green Lantern, after showing a ten-minute version that wowed fans at WonderCon~

via : appletrailers

Saturday, April 2, 2011

Everything Must Go (Trailer)~

Will Ferrell stars in this bittersweet comedy which takes place after the protagonist loses his job and home, and ends up living, and ultimately changing his life through an extended yard sale~

via : youtube

Friday, April 1, 2011

Hawken (Gameplay Trailer)~

This indie-made mech combat FPS is looking pretty spectacular, even in this unfinished work-in-progress state. No word yet on when we’ll be able to play it~

via : devicemag

The Hangover Part II (Trailer)~

(NSFW: Language) The Hangover gang is back, but this time they wake up drunk, disorderly and disoriented in Bangkok, (Thigh-Land), not Vegas, with a monkey instead of a baby in tow~

via : youtube