The last seven days marked yet another busy week for fantasy and scifi news and we’ve got it all summarized for you in our “Last Week on Lytherus” post! Batman dominated the news yet again with all of the buzz surrounding the recently-revealed Batwing! Hunger Games also hit a few high points with the official release of a still featuring Gale during the Reaping, as well as the announcement of a release date for the second film in the movie adaptation series. Our most-commented article this week was NPR’s list of Top 100 Fantasy and Scifi books — is your favorite on it? Plus we had some incredible video game news, including the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive announcement, DotA 2 screenshot leaks, and more. Plus Riddick 3, World War Z, Pottermore, Bleach, and more!
This Week’s Breaking News:
- Date Set for Hunger Games Movie Sequel, Catching Fire
- NPR’s Top 100 Fantasy and Science Fiction Books
- Several New “Breaking Dawn” Photos Reveal Honeymoon Scenes
- Valve Officially Announces Their Newest Title “Counter-Strike: Global Offensive”
- New “Hunger Games” Photo Reveals During the Reaping
- Step Aside, Pottermore: Twimore Has Arrived, Bringing With It… “Erupting Star”
- Incredible Close-Up and Filming Views of the Batwing from “Dark Knight Rises”
Latest Lytherus Reviews:
- Movie Recommendation: “The Adjustment Bureau” And The Price Of Free Will
- TCR: Spider-Island Catch-up
- Batman: Arkham Asylum – Batman Done Right, Fantastic Introduction to Upcoming Sequel!
Weekly Lytherus Columns:
Last Week’s Book News:
- Bloodlines by Richelle Mead: Exerpt, and Cover Reveal for Sequel!
- Pottermore Welcome Emails Go Out — But Just a Tease
Last Week’s Movie News:
- Teen Fantasy and Scifi Movies Sweep “Teen Choice Awards” — Again
- “Riddick 3″ Finally Looking to Start Casting, Reveals Possible Plot Details
- “World War Z” Movie Release Date and Plot Synopsis Released, Fans Riled Up
- New Trailer for “Star Wars: The Complete Saga” Teases New Scenes and More
- Will We See the “Batwing” in “Dark Knight Rises”? Set Videos Say “Yes”
- “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” Writers Reveal Possible Trilogy
Last Week’s Video Game News:
- EA’s New Origin Offers Insane Deals on Hit Titles, Most Games $5 or Less!
- ‘Mass Effect 3′ Attempts to Please All By ‘Balancing’ Game Between Hardcore Fans and Newcomers!
- Freddy Krueger Invades The Dreams of Your Favorite Mortal Kombat Fighters Tomorrow!
- Diablo III’s Five Character Classes: Overview
- Walmart Drops Price On Nintendo 3DS Early!
- Bandia’s New Online Trading Card Game: “Cyber One”
- Open Beta for ‘Assassin’s Creed: Revelations’ Begins in September!
- Google+ Joins Forces With Zynga To Bring Your Favorite Games To Your Circles!
- Bethesda Releases New “Skyrim” Playable Races Screenshots
- Possible DotA 2 Screenshots Revealed? You Be The Judge!
Last Week’s Anime News:
- Tiger & Bunny Season Two Underway?
- Blue Exorcist and Madoka Social Games Coming Soon!
- Bleach: Fade To Black, Coming To DVD In November!
Last Week’s TV News:
- Two More Tries at a Successful Comic-Based TV Show: Jessica Jones and Hulk
- HBO’s ‘True Blood’ Renewed For A 5th Season!