I recently read an article on Frag Dolls,which happens to be one of my favorite geek websites to browse. It’s basically a website about how a bunch of geeky girl gamers, recruited by Ubisoft, take multiplayer shooters to a whole new level. They even compete in special tournaments and have won several awards. They are proof that you don’t have to be a boy to be a geek or a gamer. So you can see how this would appeal to me.
Due out in the summer of 2012, the Spider-Man series will be rebooted. Featuring a new cast and a new director, this incarnation is hoping to be truer to the Spidey series. In addition to setting an atmosphere similar to the rebooted Batman series, this movie will be based around the Ultimate Spider Man series.
I am an avid player and fan of the free online game Vindictus made by Nexon. Vindictus is a brutal hack and slash style MMO that plays like a glorious love child of Devil May Cry and Monster Hunter, with an interactive environment making use of the Source engine seen in Half-Life and Team Fortress.
Paramount has released a new trailer for J.J. Abram’s newest film, Super 8. We get more of a sense of the story. A group of kids, one of them the son of the local sheriff, are filming a movie when they are interrupted and witness a horrific train wreck.