Archive for May, 2007

Torchwood To Air In America

Friday, May 25th, 2007

ICv2 reports that Torchwood is indeed coming to American TV soon. It looks like both Torchwood and Doctor Who Season 3 will both be coming this season. Torchwood is a great show and I recommend that anyone that hasn’t already watched the show in the UK check it out.  Current Music:  The Nextmen – Amongst […]

R-Type Tactics is com…wait…what

Thursday, May 24th, 2007

  So R-Type Tactics is coming soon for the PSP from IREM. Now I love the R-type series for it’s great shoot’em up action, but I’m having trouble imagining that in a Role-Playing strategy game in the like of Final Fantasy Tactics. Here is a quote from this IGN article on the announcement: Speaking with […]

New Book on the Cultural Effects of Japanese Anime

Monday, May 21st, 2007

Just read about an interesting new book that is coming out later this year on the cultural effects of Japanese anime on global culture. The book can be pre-ordered here and the website also has some additional information on the book as well. The nice thing about the book is that it has contributors from […]

A New UNKLE Album Coming Soon!

Tuesday, May 8th, 2007

  Just read this interesting bit over at ComfortComes:  UNKLE return with their third album, War Stories, due out July 24th via James Lavelle’s new Surrender All. Co-produced by themselves and Chris Goss, guests vocalists include Josh Homme (Queens of the Stone Age), Ian Astbury (The Cult), and 3D (Massive Attack), while there are also […]

New Order No More?

Monday, May 7th, 2007

Ack! It looks like New Order is breaking up. Here is the news from ComfortComes:     New Order are to split? Peter Hook told Xfm that the band have broken up. ”Me and Bernard (Sumner) aren’t working together."  The last couple of New Order albums have been fun and they will be missed, who knows, maybe […]

Warren Ellis Talks about Direct-to-DVD Castlevania Movie(s)

Monday, May 7th, 2007

The folks over at GameSetWatch have a post about Warren Ellis talking up his script work on the upcoming Castlevania animated movie. They sound like they should be some kickin’ movie, or should I say movies, since Warren is now saying this is looking to be a trilogy! Current Music:  Breakestra – Sunny Delight