“Star Wars: 1313″ first gameplay video makes its debut


Star Wars: 1313 was officially announced before E3 had even started, though the reveal was little more than a vague description. The first bits of gameplay have now been released. Spike’s E3 coverage was fortunate enough to premiere the footage.  Keep in mind, this is still only a fragmented segment of the game, but it is still [...]

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Ubisoft reveals a new trailer and two gameplay videos for “Assassin’s Creed III”


Ubisoft held a press conference at E3 yesterday and with it, some extra goodies for Assassin’s Creed III. The pre-rendered CGI trailer follows Connor across the frontier as he seeks revenge for the British oppression of his people. The first gameplay video shows Connor fluid movement through the trees in the middle of winter, wandering through an [...]

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“Pikmin 3″ and “New Super Mario Bros. U” announced for the Wii U


Nintendo’s E3 press conference as come to a conclusion.  The event started with a huge bank thanks to the much ancitipated announcement of Pikmin 3, a game fans have been longing for.  While the conference itself may have been short on details about the Wii U hardward, Nintendo made up for it by demoing a TON of [...]

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The Weekly Lytherus Giveaways are Taking a Summer Break

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Hi all! Over the next few weeks the team here at Lytherus is going to be making some major changes to the layout of the site, on top of planning our Comic Con coverage (which is going to be awesome!). To accomodate all of this, we’re going to take a little break from our giveaways happening [...]

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Sony announces new “Harry Potter Book of Spells” – an interactive spellbook


Sony is going to be publishing a new book using their newest “Wonderbook” that was presented at their E3 conference.  “Wonderbook” is an augmented reality platform for the Playstation 3 – or in other words, a very fancy pop-up book. The first book to be published using this technology will be a Harry Potter book of [...]

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“Halo 4″ debuts brand new gameplay trailer and a new enemy – definitely not Covenant


Wandering through the lush jungle around the Forward Unto Dawn’s crash site, the AI voice of Cortana rings forebodingly in Master Chief’s ear as he encounters a mysterious (but no less deadly) enemy in Halo 4′s newly released gameplay demo. The conclusion of Halo 3 was nearly five years ago and since then we have gotten sneak peeks and hints at [...]

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Video Game Releases – June


This month the video games are, how can we say this, mediocre.  Nothing over the top amazing, and nothing totally lame either.  So without further ado, we give you the June video game releases:   Pikmin 2 (Wii) After several years of waiting American Wii gamers will have the opportunity to put their hands on the [...]

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Nintendo’s “Wii U” controller finalized; and it looks very familiar


Las year at E3, Nintendo showed off a more primitive version of their next-gen console, the Wii U.  However, as we get further away from the initial announcement, the new system looks ready to appear in final form. The company revealed the final design of the Wii U’s Tablet controller during their pre- E3 Nintendo Direct video earlier tonight. And [...]

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Throwback Review: Jack Brooks Monster Slayer is a Raging Fun Horror Movie


Ever since he watched monsters brutally slaughter his family during a childhood camping trip, local plumber Jack Brooks (Trevor Matthews) has had major anger management issues. But when a busted pipe disturbs an ancient evil, Jack will unwittingly unleash a force that transforms his kindly night school professor (Robert ‘FREDDY KRUEGER’ Englund) into a ravenous, tentacled, [...]

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This Week In Trailers: “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter”, “Red Lights”, “Branded”


The latest trailer for Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is much less action-oriented, instead focusing more on Abraham Lincoln’s character.  Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter hits theaters on June 22nd. Check out the new trailer for Red Lights, a thriller with elements of paranormal. Directed by Rodrigo Cortes and starring Sigourney Weaver, Cillian Murphy and Robert De Niro, [...]

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