Tonight, Jimmy Kimmel taped a special segment alone onstage before the Jimmy Kimmel Live! audience was seated. In it, he struggled to address yesterday’s school shooting in Uvalde, Texas which took the lives of 19 children and 2 adults. “Here we are again – on another day of mourning in this country,” Kimmel, whose youngest
Sponsored by Battle Quest Comics By Brian Hibbs Sorry if you missed me, but man does writing that NPD BookScan column take a lot out of me! Nearly everything about how Direct Market comic book retailers do business changes yet again, in our ongoing chronicle (“part one” is here while “part two” is here with
Sony has revealed that over 20 “major” PSVR 2 launch games have been confirmed from both first-party and third-party developers, during an investor relations presentation headed by Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan. While some of these games have already been announced by several developers, many are still unknown or have been revealed but with
Later this year BOOM! Studios will release Hollow, a new supernatural romance graphic novel from writers Shannon Watters and Branden Boyer-White, artist Berenice Nelle, colorists Kaitlyn Musto, Kieran Quigley, and Gonçalo Lopes, letterer Jim Campbell, and cover artist Naomi Franquiz. Today the publisher has released a new preview for the graphic novel, which reimagines the legend of Sleepy Hollow with a modern,
No prizes for guessing what you’ll spend your time doing in Slap the Rocks, the latest game from publishers Eastasiasoft and Ratalaika Games. If you guessed slapping rocks, well, you got it in one. Across thirty levels, you’ll be pushing rocks into holes to create paths that will lead you to treasure. It’s a simple
If you are the kind of person that cried when the tiny Yarn Yoshi amiibo were announced, and then again when Mega Yarn Yoshi arrived, then prepare yourself for this next salvo of fluffy Yoshi content: Gelato Pique, the Japanese brand responsible for Animal Crossing slippers and soft PJ versions of Mario’s overalls, has expanded
Any multiplayer game that makes me push up my glasses and lean forward in my chair is right up my alley, and Roller Champions, the hyper-competitive roller derby, certainly appeals to that competitive sensibility. I split my sides as my team relentlessly tackled the enemy team in a highly toxic manner, fist pumped to zero
Arma Reforger Early Access reviewed by Luke Winkie on PC. Also available on Xbox. Narration by Mark Medina. Arma Reforger is a promising evolution of the Arma formula, and it and the eventual Arma 4 have a chance to be special. On a massive island map, powered by the gorgeous Enfusion Engine, you’ll have the
Arma Reforger is not Arma 4. Bohemia Interactive has made that abundantly clear during the slightly confusing rollout of the new entry in the storied military simulation series, which hit early access on Steam last week. Instead, it’s meant to be a “test bed” for features and design choices that may or may not be
Will Friedle is no stranger to voicing bad guys, but more often than not he’s cast to play heroes. In the new Teen Titans Go! & DC Super Hero Girls: Mayhem in the Multiverse crossover animated film, he gets to have it both ways playing not only Lex Luthor but also the King of Atlantis
Play video content AE Networks “Kings of Pain” star Adam Thorn signed up to get bitten by a venomous lizard, and while he survived … the pain was so unbearable he ended up vomiting. Adam put his arm, and as it turns out his stomach, on the line for his History Channel show — getting
There’s something to be said for being on the air for five seasons and still being one of the top television shows. 9-1-1 continues to be a star, but unfortunately, this season was a tough pill to swallow at times. I roped fellow TV Fanatic Jasmine Blu into a conversation about the season at large.
You may remember the character of United States Naval Aviator “Iceman” from Top Gun who was a rival to Tom Cruise’s “Maverick.” While its sequel Top Gun: Maverick has the return of Tom Cruise, a Top Gun movie would be nothing without “Iceman.” After begging for a role in Top Gun: Maverick, Val Kilmer’s wish
Jussie Smollett‘s new project will hit the streaming screen for his first time since the actor was allegedly attacked in Chicago … and he’s got a super-powerful Hollywood friend in his corner. Jussie and Monami Productions head Mona Scott-Young were spotted out in NYC earlier this week. Sources with direct knowledge tell us the two
Broadway’s 2021-22 season – 10 weeks shorter than usual, plagued by Covid and the cancelations it caused, not to mention the tourists who didn’t show up – took a beating at the box office, with season-end numbers no less stark for being expected: The industry took in a total of $845,414,915 at the box office,
UPDATE MAY 25 – 2 P.M.: In updated numbers, This Is Us‘ series finale bumped up to a 1.3 rating in the 18-49 demo and 6.4 million viewers. Per NBC, the finale marked the series’ best demo rating since November 10, 2020 and the highest total viewership since November 17, 2020. Since debuting in 2016,
Audio player loading… We quite liked Ni No Kuni 2 when we reviewed it back in 2018, calling it “an ambitious, beautiful JRPG that keeps on giving.” Instead of following it up with another big budget console game, developer Level-5 took a different approach, releasing a mobile MMO titled Ni No Kuni: Cross Worlds in
If you’re looking for a new kind of aerial challenge to take on, then we have good news: the Microsoft Flight Simulator Top Gun DLC is out now, it’s free, and it’ll casually ask you to land a ludicrously powerful fighter jet on the deck of an aircraft carrier. The Top Gun DLC was announced
Anyone following the saga of Sony and the pricing for PS Plus upgrades will feel like they’ve been on a bit of a rollercoaster today. Sony has now officially gone on record to say any pricing discrepancies between PlayStation Plus Extra and PS Plus Premium upgrade fees were due to a “technical error” and those
When all the lights in Gotham go out, you want the superhero who’s at home in the shadows to keep you safe. That’s how Batman: Fortress #1 begins, and the darkness only grows from there. Brought to you by Gary Whitta and Darick Robertson, Batman: Fortress is an eight-issue limited series that shouldn’t be missed.
It looks like PlayStation One classic Dino Crisis will be included in the PlayStation Plus Classics catalog if an image of the game’s main protagonist is any indication. Various folks on social media have posted images of the artwork showing Regina online. The image came from the PlayStation Plus storefront in Asia (thanks, resetera). While
Rabbids: Party of Legends brings the Rabbids back in a new multiplayer party game, coming to Xbox One on June 30. After an accidental spin in their washing machine, the Rabbids are transported to a world inspired by Chinese legends, where you can join them on a hilarious journey full of chaos and colorful characters
The NPD Group which tracks software and hardware sales in the United States of America has published the most played games in the first quarter of 2022. A number of games were originally released a fairly long time ago such as The Sims 4 and Grand Theft Auto V. Nintendo will be pleased to see
The Playstation Days of Play 2022 sale has now begun and will be running for the next couple of weeks. There are discounts across PlayStation Direct, the Playstation Gear Store, the PlayStation Store, and third-party retailers. Those interested in the Playstation Store sale will find it offers discounts of up to 80% on nearly 700
This week, the chickens from Devil’s Reign come home to roost in Devil’s Reign Omega #1, the epilogue for the street level crossover event! Plus, we’ve got rapid reviews of Legion of X #1 and ASM (2022) #2! What did you think of this week’s fresh Marvel Comics issues? Let The Beat know, here in the comment section or
It’s Wednesday and a good day for PS5 restock news for those in both the US and UK. Not only is the official PlayStation Store holding a drop, but retailers are about to deploy new-gen Sony system drops of their own! Read on for the latest info in this PSLS PS5 Restock Update for May
Most games you’ll find featured in Game of the Year lists revolve around fantasy, larger-than-life stakes, the far future, or distant past. These are places that want to transport players to completely different worlds, new experiences unlike anything you’ve ever had before. Behind the Frame: The Finest Scenery, which releases for the PlayStation 4 on
Chinese indie studio Xiameng are bringing a Wuxia martial arts RPG to the West with Codename: Wandering Sword, which looks like a pixel art version of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. The game’s graphics riff on the ‘HD-2D’ style of RPG that Square Enix introduced with Octopath Traveler. Have a watch of the trailer below.
Will Smith continues to lay low, missing out on an event to highlight the cast of “Bel-Air” — the revamped version of ‘Fresh Prince’ — which of course, was the launching point of Will’s career. NBC continued its FYC event in Hollywood Tuesday, a promo for the network’s shows and to create some Emmy buzz.
The Lincoln Lawyer started its life at CBS, but the network ultimately decided against bringing the series to life. Netflix swooped in to save the day, and it sounds like the move has been a success for the streaming service. The legal drama launched at No.2 on the Netflix Weekly streaming rankings last week, and