Tag: Video Games

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 5, 2015
Skylanders Charges into Gamescom with Exciting Announcements and Franchise Firsts COLOGNE, Germany – August 5, 2015 – Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), continues to blaze the toys-to-life trail with Skylanders franchise firsts, racing and online multiplayer gameplay on console in Skylanders® SuperChargers, developed by Vicarious Visions. Whether fans…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2015
Our Arkham Knight edition Batman is the most technologically advanced yet! He has to be in order to face the lethal strike of Scarecrow and the deliriously violent Harley Quinn! The mysterious Arkham Knight seems to be calling the shots! Take him out and Batman will be handling the unmasking for once!     Coming…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2015
Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, Star Wars™ Battlefront™ and KINGDOM HEARTS III To Headline Disney Interactive’s Hall D23 Presentation and Expo Pavilion BURBANK, CA – July 13, 2015 – D23 EXPO 2015 will feature the biggest Star Wars™ and Disney video games in a special presentation in the signature 7,500-seat Hall D23 theater and in Disney…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 3, 2015
MILWAUKIE, OR—Dark Horse Comics, Activision Publishing, Inc., and Treyarch have teamed up to deliver a thrilling comic book series written by decorated comics veteran Larry Hama (G.I. Joe) and drawn by Marcelo Ferreira (Transformers, TMNT)! The Call of Duty®: Black Ops III comic book series follows an elite group of cybernetically enhanced soldiers as they…

 

by Cesar Zamora
June 19, 2015
Today I’ll be wrapping up my coverage with a video showing off the new Toy Box Hub world. Here is your entry point into the game and playsets. In the video I also show the new Farming system in the game that’s used to boost your sidekicks. I made the video in conjunction with the…

 

by Cesar Zamora
June 16, 2015
Last night I attended an event hosted by Disney Infinity, promoting the new Inside Out Playset for the 3.0 version of the game. The video game presentation was followed by a screening of the movie (which is fantastic). The event was held at the majestic El Capitan theater on Hollywood Blvd. It's a #disneyinfinity movie…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 15, 2015
Three-Episode Mini-Series Featuring Iconic Comic Book Character Announced at 2015’s Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles   SAN RAFAEL, Calif., June. 15, 2015 — Leading publisher of digital entertainment Telltale Games and Robert Kirkman, the Eisner Award-winning creator and writer of The Walking Dead for his Skybound imprint at Image Comics, announced today a new installment for the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 13, 2015
Leading Videogame Publisher Drives Strong Licensed Business for Skylanders, Call of Duty, Destiny and Guitar Hero Live   LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), lands at Licensing Expo 2015 with a powerhouse portfolio of some of the most compelling and immersive entertainment properties in the world….

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 10, 2015
Anthony Plans to Serve as Creative Director for Turtles by Melo, New Cross-Category Consumer Products Program, Expected to Debut Spring 2016 LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nickelodeon and NBA Superstar Carmelo Anthony today announced plans for a partnership to create Turtles by Melo, a brand-new consumer products line inspired by the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles hit franchise. A…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 7, 2015
Funko’s game room just got a whole lot more crowded! Pop! Games: Blizzard Mystery Minis Blizzard has become a major entity in the video game industry by earning a reputation for games with detailed plots that are beloved by fans! Our Blizzard Mystery Minis series spans classic titles from Diablo to Warcraft and Starcraft, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 25, 2015
System Software Update v2.50 to Enable Suspend/Resume, Facebook Friend Search, Remote Play and Share Play Enhancements and Much More  SAN MATEO, Calif., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC (SCEA) today announced it will release system software update version 2.50, codenamed “Yukimura,” for the PlayStation®4 (PS4™) system on March 26, bringing highly-anticipated…

 

by Cesar Zamora
March 24, 2015
Today marks the release of the  final 2 figures to enter the Disney Infinity Pantheon: Loki and Falcon! Now it may be late in the game since Disney Infinity 2.0 launched in September BUT these  2 figures actually keep the gameplay interesting by allowing you to play as different characters  in the Avengers Playset Game…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2015
This weekend kicks off Toy Fair 2015 so since I have an action figure website and Jason has a toy company it only makes sense that we spend a good chunk of this episode talking about toys and the toy industry.  We have quite a bit of “behind-the-scenes” toy talk in this episode so we…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 25, 2015
We can still say “Happy New Year” to each other since it’s still January, right?  I thought so. There’s a lot of housekeeping/catch up in this episode.  Since it’s been a few weeks between episodes and there was a holiday “break” we had a chance to see and catch up on a lot of stuff…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 16, 2015
What would Batman be without his cowl? Since we know you’ve always wanted to be as intimidating as the Caped Crusader, pick up your own Batman: Arkham Origins Cowl Full-Scale Prop Replica today! Masterfully sculpted, hand finished, and hand painted, this outstanding reproduction is battle-worn. After all, not even Batman can fight crime every night…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 15, 2015
 Downloadable Content Brings Show’s Iconic Characters to Popular Open World Sandbox Game REDMOND, Wash – January 15, 2015 – Minecraft players can soon bring the characters of Springfield to life in fully-textured, cubic glory when Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and Xbox launch THE SIMPSONS content packs for Minecraft Xbox 360 and Xbox One editions. Scheduled…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 29, 2014
A Connecticut news station has posted a cool “History of…” video as part of their holiday news coverage of what was then a local Hartford buisness – Coleco.   Coleco made some action figures, and famosly was the first company to mass produce the Cabbage Patch Kids, but many fans knew them for the electronic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2014
The third installment of Ace Chemicals Infiltration has premiered at PlayStation Experience. The Dark Knight’s journey into the heart of the facility concludes with an epic confrontation. But that’s not all! Watch the video to the end for a sneak peak of the Scarecrow Nightmare DLC, exclusively for PlayStation 4.

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 10, 2014
We are NOT at New York Comic Con this weekend… but we wish we were. At least I THINK we wish we were. There was a report published on Thursday that NYCC had surpassed SDCC in attendance. And not just by a little, by something like 20,000 people! They say there are roughly 130,000 +…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 30, 2014
Happy National Podcast Day everybody!  Thank you for listening and sharing it with us here at the Geek Shall Inherit podcast!   If you dig what we do on GSi this would be the perfect opportunity to recommend us to a friend on this national day of podcast celebration.  We love talking all things pop culture with…

 

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