SDCC14: Fantastic women write about Fantastic Females in this excellent book panel


  When a panel has Fantastic Females in the title it’s expected it will be good. Really good. And it did not disappoint. MC’ed by Chris Marie Green (Only the Good Die Young) the stellar panel consisted of Deborah Harkness (The All Souls Trilogy), Marjorie Liu (Labyrinth of Stars), CJ Harper, who is made up of [...]

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SDCC14: Parkour your way through this ‘Assassin’s Creed Unity’ course and gameplay

Assassin's Creed Unity at San Diego Comic Con

Ubisoft went all out yet again at San Diego Comic Con, potentially topping last year’s authentic pirate ship on San Diego bay. On the lawn directly across from San Diego Comic Con sat a professionally built and designed parkour course, themed from the ground up to look straight out of Ubisoft’s next Assassin’s Creed release, Assassin’s [...]

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Fresh off the Slab Horror Movie News August 3, 2014: ‘The ABC’s of Death 2′, ’31’, and ‘Jersey Shore Massacre’ (Plus more!)


Lots of horror movie news, ranging from sequels to ambitious films, a new film from music’s horror rockstar, and so much more! Just as an FYI, this article may be classified as NSFW. At the end of the normal article, there is a little bonus information about a sequel that I did not know was made. [...]

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SDCC14: Adventure outside of the con and see some of the sights and sounds of a city transformed into a fantasy world

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San Diego Comic Con is known as the largest pop culture convention in the West. It’s an epic experience for anyone who enjoys movies, television, anime, video games and more. It’s a haven for those who may be known as nerdy elsewhere, a place to call home (for one week out of the year). To an [...]

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SDCC14: Exclusive first look at footage from ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ at the Avengers Gallery


Marvel announced quite the surprise halfway through this year’s San Diego Comic Con: just after their panel, the most anticipated Comic Con movie panel, a press release went out announcing an exclusive Avengers: Age of Ultron Samsung Gallery. The press release also teased a special video screening for the first 200 fans to enter the Gallery. [...]

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SDCC14: Adventure through ‘Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel’ Laser Tag

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Two things get the Lytherus team excited: the world and games of Borderlands, developed by 2k Games, and laser tag. When received a press release announcing that 2k Games was partnering with the Nerdist to bring a Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Laser Tag experience to San Diego Comic Con, we jumped at the opportunity. The helpful folks [...]

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Be prepared to ride out the zombie apocalypse


A coworker of mine recently sent me the link to the Special Edition Hyundai Tuscon, Walking Dead Edition. While I’m not a huge car person not do I typically really care about vehicles other than a means to get from point A to point B, this SUV is pretty badass. With Walking Dead detailing and a [...]

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SDCC14: Survive the apocalypse with our team on a real life ‘Last Ship’ at the TNT party


Nothing says fun quite like a party and no party can sound more exciting than one themed to replicate a TV show, held on top of the USS Midway – a decommissioned aircraft carrier – docked in the San Diego bay. Epic enough? Our team was given press access to one of the most talked about [...]

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SDCC14: Journey to the Captiol in this ‘Hunger Games: Captiol Gallery’ tour!


Lionsgate may not have brought a Mockingjay Part 1 panel to this year’s Comic Con, but they brought an entirely new fan experience to chew on: the Hunger Games Captiol Gallery, a Panem-themed Hunger Games installation of epic proportions. The Lytherus team was given a media tour of the experience and its exclusive trailer screening theater. [...]

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Review: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ is a masterfully executed epic space entry into the Marvel universe


From the beginning, many scoffed at the very idea of James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy movie, calling it a silly gamble on Marvel architect Kevin Feige’s part. Some even expressed skepticism that bordered on disappointment, bitterly remarking on the obscurity of most of the movie’s characters and how box office bombs are a real thing. [...]

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