Darth Vader Kicks Batman's Ass - In Video Games, At Least

While The Dark Knight » 10/17/08 3:00pm 10/17/08 3:00pm may have proven that Batman reigns supreme at the box office, his video game counterpart has discovered that there's an even more powerful - and more dark - sales force out there. Sales of the videogame may have been impressive (half a million sold last month alone), but it can't stand in the…

Force Unleashed: Giving Us Something New To Talk, Yell and Scream About

On September 17, at 4 AM I got this text: "It just took me a friggin hour to bring down the star destroyer, but oh man was it ever sweet." Indeed. That would be my buddy Jake, and I too would know the joy that is mind-crashing a star destroyer to the ground, but not until many days later. Unlike my friends that can… » 9/27/08 5:00pm 9/27/08 5:00pm

First Pics Of Harvey Keitel In Life On Mars, Plus What The Spirit's Really About

Some new photos this morning aren't just spoilery, they're also sort of giddy-making. There's our first look at the new supporting cast of the American Life On Mars » 8/21/08 6:00am 8/21/08 6:00am, who look a lot like the British version, plus sexy cast photos from and Joss Whedon's . Not only that, but we have a scary new plot synopsis of Frank…

Darth Vader Slays The Wookiees In Force Unleashed Concept Art

A new behind-the-scenes book on the Force Unleashed » 8/19/08 3:06pm 8/19/08 3:06pm video game is out today, and its pages are bursting with fantastic concept art. The book, written by video-game writers W. Haden Blackman and Brett Rector, tells the story from the first concept still to the finished game. It also explains their original pitch to…

Flight Attendants and Jedi Apprentices Blow Your Mind In This Week's Comics

It's a relatively light week at comic stores this week, but that's to everyone's benefit, as what is » 8/19/08 9:00am 8/19/08 9:00am coming out may just blow your mind so much that you wouldn't be able to read anything else anyway. New (non-) , new futuristic superheroes, the return of Spider-Man's favorite alien and something to deal with your…

The Secret Apprentice's Tortured Story Comes Out

The plot thickens for Darth Vader's sexy, angry Secret Apprentice. A new trailer from Entertainment Weekly reveals major plot points for the new Star Wars: The Force Unleashed video game, and show us just how crappy of a father figure Vader really is — cutting off his son's hand is nothing compared to this. Also… » 7/09/08 2:00pm 7/09/08 2:00pm

Force Unleashed Better Than Admittedly Bad Games, Says Lucas Employee

With The Force Unleashed about to hit consoles the world over, you may be slightly worried that it's not going to be "the greatest Star Wars game ever" (as some have said) and, instead, just another in a long line of crappy games based upon George Lucas' double trilogy of daddy issue movies. Thankfully, the people… » 5/14/08 7:30am 5/14/08 7:30am