Archive | July, 2009

Apps of the Week

July 31, 2009

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[photoxhibit=13] I’m back with another healthy dose of apps that have caught my eye.  Since it’s been a couple weeks I decided to throw in an extra review…mainly because I think the third app is somewhat hilarious (not the content mind you, but for the fact that I have no reasoning for why you’d need […]

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Spinal Tap coming to Rock Band next week.

July 31, 2009

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Tap Satan

Next week will see the release of many tracks from Spinal Taps “Black Album” along with a few remixes from “Back From The Dead”. All tracks will be available for the Xbox 360 and Wii on August 4th, with the PS3 receiving the tracks on August 6th. No official price point or if there will […]

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Planet Hulk Animated Movie Trailer

July 31, 2009

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Direct Link to Youtube Video I’m honestly not too familiar with this storyline.  But, the movie looks pretty cool.

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First Trailer for Wes Andersons Fantastic Mr. Fox

July 31, 2009

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Wes Anderson (director of Rushmore, Bottle Rocket, Royal Tenebaums, etc) has adapted Roald Dahls book The Fantastic Mr. Fox for the screen. What is great about this is instead of going the animation or computer animation route, he went all stop-motion animation. The film looks great and stars the usual Anderson cast in many of […]

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SF 20: The Art of Street Fighter from Udon

July 31, 2009

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Udon Entertainment, the publishers of the actually quite good Street Fighter comic books are set to release a sweet book of character designs and art from the Street Fighter video game franchise.  As someone who generally sucks at video games and particularly sucks at Street Fighter, I must say that it is with  the property’s […]

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New Season of Curb Your Enthusiasm Begins on Sept 20th, plus info on Jason Schwartzman and Zach Galifianakis’ new show.

July 31, 2009

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Curb Leon Handshake

HBO provided information today about their upcoming fall schedule and series renewals. First of all Hung, True Blood and Entourage have all been renewed for additional seasons. But the big news is that the new season of Curb Your Enthusiasm is set to begin on Sept 20th. This will be the 7th season for Larry […]

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“Happy Friday”

July 31, 2009

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Happy Friday Nerd City. No sleep till Brooklyn! Beer! If you have not noticed I have been on a bit of a kick with craft beers in a can friends. This week I came across a six pack of Brooklyn Lager. Brooklyn Brewery is from New York city, who knew!?! Brooklyn has been making some […]

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Official Guitar Hero 5 track list released

July 30, 2009

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Activision has released the full 85 song track list for Guitar Hero 5 today, and I’ll tell you I’m not that impressed. Out of the 85 songs there are only about 10 or so that interest me, which I why I wish Activision would release these tracks as DLC for those who already own so […]

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Robotagami by Dustin Wallace

July 30, 2009

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Recently, I stumbled upon this amazing piece by Dustin Wallace.  It’s literally an Origami robot made of sheet metal! From Dustin: Robotagami -  Foldable, poseable, robotic figure cut from a flat sheet of metal then bent like Origami to become a collectible piece of artwork.  Robotagami are designed to be art that anyone can collect […]

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