Star Wars Battlefront 2 Fallout: Disney’s Not Happy, and Wall Street is Panicking

A.K.A. Star Wars Battlefront 2 Controversy, Episode 6: Revenge of the Jedi. Well, we all know EA pulled the microtransactions from Star Wars Battlefront 2. “Temporarily“. That’s not the interesting part, though. No, the interesting part is why they did it. The night before they announced that decision, they had apparently been... Read More | Share it now!

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Star Wars Battlefront 2 Temporarily Pulls Paid Currency Support on PSN

A.K.A. Star Wars Battlefront 2 Chapter 5: The Empire Strikes Back. The nonstop tire fire that is the Star Wars Battlefront 2 controversy simply won’t stop providing. In this case, the developers have disabled the purchase of crystals (the in-game premium currency) on both PSN and Amazon. They have not done so on Xbox Live (yet), however. Some... Read More | Share it now!

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Star Wars Battlefront 2 is the World’s most Hateable Vampire

A.K.A Star Wars Battlefront 2 Part 4: The Revenge. You know what the difference between the last one of these I did and this one is? Last time, I didn’t have a lot of hard data as to how EA shot themselves in the foot. But thanks to Star Wars Gaming, we now know that it’ll take either 4,528 hours of gameplay (or $2100 on average) to... Read More | Share it now!

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Marvel Heroes Has Been Shut Down

FASERIP in peace. Marvel and Disney have ended their relationship with Gazillion Entertainment. And, yes, that means that Marvel Heroes is shuffling off into the cold night. From an e-mail sent to numerous outlets from a Disney representative: We regret to inform our Marvel Heroes fans that we have ended our relationship with Gazillion Entertainment,... Read More | Share it now!

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Star Wars Battlefront 2 Controversy Part 3: Tokyo Grift

You know what, EA? Fuck you. I really can’t explain why I expected better from EA. Truly can’t. But naturally, they fix one thing publicly and ruin another in an attempt to get accolades for not really changing anything. Because now, in addition to cutting prices on heroes, they’ve done the same to the amount of credits you get for... Read More | Share it now!

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Cast of Thor: Ragnarok Puts on Live Show Version

The Odinson doth enjoy community theater. James Corden’s run of The Late Late Show is no stranger unusual theatrical performances. But their version of Thor: Ragnarok might just take the cake. James Corden got most of the primary cast of Thor: Ragnarok together to put on a very special performance. Specifically, a play version of the entire... Read More | Share it now!

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Disney Confirms Beyoncé Cast as Nala in Live Action Lion King Remake

Prepare for the Lion King Original the Character-pocalypse. Look, I’m not a huge fan of the weapons grade intertextuality Disney uses for these live action remakes. But, whether I like them or not, they’re happening, and people like them. And some of those people surely like Beyoncé, who has been cast as Nala in the film. Disney... Read More | Share it now!

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Mark Ruffalo Accidentally Streamed the First 10 Minutes of Thor: Ragnarok

Welp, guess we’re getting another Hulk recast. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ At the Thor: Ragnarok Premiere, Mark Ruffalo decided to give all of the fans a quick livestream on Instagram before the film started. The problem? He forgot to stop it before sticking his phone in his pocket. Mark Ruffalo leaked a sneak peek of #ThorRagnarok from yesterday's... Read More | Share it now!

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You Can Get Your Very Own Robotic Stormtroopers

These are the droids you’re looking for! Thanks to UBTECH, you can now secure your galactic domination with their First Order Stormtrooper robots. Their 16-inch tall Stormtrooper robots. They can’t hold a tiny E-11 blaster rifle, which is probably for the best, since even robot Stormtroopers can’t hit the broad side of a barn.... Read More | Share it now!

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Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Now Has Multiplayer Support Again

Time to do things the high ground way. Star Wars: Battlefront 2 (the original, 2005 game, not the new one) has been without official multiplayer for about 3 years. When GameSpy closed its doors, that was pretty much it. Which sucked, because that was the major draw of the game. But hark! Disney has heard your plaintive wail! They posted this Steam... Read More | Share it now!

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