Sean Bean Cast in HBO’s Game of Thrones

The Hollywood Reporter has some big casting news for HBO‘s television adaptation of George R. R. Martin‘s Game of Thrones fantasy series.  Sean Bean has been cast as Lord Eddard Stark, one of the main characters from the book.  Bean, whose resume is quite long, is recognizable to many as Boromir from Lord of the […]

E3 Roundup: Day Three

Day Three of the Electronic Entertainment Expo has just about come to a close in Los Angeles (Though this is technically Day Two of the official E3 Conference).  With the big three press conferences over, the rest of the convention focuses on announcements from individual developers and publishing companies. Today featured press events from THQ […]

E3: Brütal Legend Trailer

Tim Schafer of Double Fine Productions was showing off his new action/adventure game Brütal Legend at E3 yesterday. The heavy-metal–themed game stars Jack Black as Eddie Riggs, a double axe wielding (both guitar and giant axe) roadie, and features such metal greats as Lemmy Kilmister of Motörhead and the Prince of Darkness himself Ozzy Osbourne to […]

E3 Roundup: Day Two

Day Two of the Electronic Entertainment Expo is in full swing.  Today saw Nintendo and Sony hold their annual E3 Press Conferences, and it was a big day for both companies.  There were some huge game announcements, new footage from hotly anticipated games and new hardware unveiled by both Nintendo and Sony.  Read Dork Shelf’s […]

E3: Star Wars: The Old Republic Trailer

The first trailer for BioWare‘s upcoming massively-multiplayer game Star Wars: The Old Republic debuted at E3 today.  The Canadian developer previously developed the single player Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic role-playing games. Is it me or is that trailer almost better than all of the Star Wars prequels combined?  Regardless, I’m sure Bioware […]

E3 Roundup: Day One

The Electronic Entertainment Expo—E3 kicked off with a bang in Los Angeles today.  Microsoft got the ball rolling with their press conference this morning, and they did not disappoint.  There were major game and peripheral announcements aplenty, as well as first looks and gameplay demonstrations for many sequels.  Check out all the highlights after the […]