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New releases for the week of Monday, June 15, 2015

With it being the week of E3, game releases are limited to just one title, with Payday 2: Crimewave Edition hitting the PS4 and Xbox One. Other than that, it’s all about the movies this week. Coming to home video is Neil Blomkamp’s sci-fi flick Chappie, the Liam Neeson/Ed Harris action thriller Run All Night, the Vince Vaughn led comedy Unfinished Business, and the horror movie The Lazarus Effect. Pixar is back on the big screen with Inside Out along with the comedy/drama Dope and the indie film Infinitely Polar Bear. Time now for this week’s list and, as always, release dates are subject to change.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

GAMES

Payday 2: Crimewave Edition- PS4, Xbox One

DVD/BLU-RAY

Chappie

The Newsroom: Season 3

Run All Night

Two and a Half Men: Season 12

Bravetown

Spirited Away (Blu...

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New releases for the week of Monday, June 8, 2015

This second full week of June is all about the dinos, as Jurassic World stomps into theaters on Friday and bringing to gamers across a host of platforms a new LEGO movie tie-in. And if dinosaurs aren’t your thing (and why wouldn’t they be?), maybe dragons and other fantasy based beasties are, and if so you could get your fix as Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited comes to the PS4 and Xbox One. On the home video front the action packed comic book movie Kingsman: The Secret Service arrives on Blu-ray and DVD, along with the sci-fi thriller Project Almanac and the comedy The Duff. So, now time to head off to this week’s list and remember, as always, release dates are subject to change.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

GAMES

Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited- PS4, PC, Macintosh, Xbox One

Opera...

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heroes of the storm

New releases for the week of Monday, June 1, 2015

The first week of June seems to be a calm one as far as major game releases go, with perhaps the biggest release going to Blizzard Entertainment and their new battle arena game Heroes of the Storm. The indie game The Swapper debuts on the Xbox One, and the PS4 and PC get the non-combat MMO Wander, a game where you can play several beasts and even a sentient tree. On the home video front we get the sci-fi spectacle Jupiter Ascending from the Wachowskis, the new Spongebob movie, the caper flick Focus, and the sports drama McFarland, USA. Theaters get a Wednesday release this week with the big screen adaptation of the HBO comedy series Entourage, with the comedy action movie Spy, the drama Love & Mercy, and the horror prequel Insidious: Chapter 3 hitting local cineplexes on Friday...

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New releases for the week of Monday, May 25, 2015

A diverse group of game releases will be available on this final full week of May, with Nintendo having the biggest title in Splatoon, coming for the Wii U. Rogue Legacy makes its way to the Xbox One, and Badland gets a GOTY treatment. Telltale Games releases the next episode for Game of Thrones, and we get to play as The Executioner in a DLC pack for The Evil Within. On the home video front we get the fantasy adventure The Seventh Son and the thrillers The Loft and Cut Bank. Hitting theaters this week we get to see Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson try to survive a massive quake in the disaster flick San Andreas, and Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, and Bill Murray bring some laughs in the romantic comedy Aloha. Now off to this week’s list and, as always, release dates are subject to change.

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New releases for the week of Monday, May 18, 2015

Releases may be short in quantity this week, but there are some major goodies heading to your consoles and PCs. The much anticipated continued adventures of Geralt of Rivia hits the PC, PS4, and Xbox One in The Witcher III: Wild Hunt. Those still enjoying Bungie’s shooter MMO Destiny get a new expansion with the House of Wolves. Life is Strange drops its third episode, and you can try out your hand at farming n Farming Simulator 15 on Sony and Microsoft’s consoles. The 3DS gets a Puzzles & Dragons double pack, and the Vita gets a new outing from the Hyperdimension Neptunia franchise...

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New releases for the week of Monday, May 11, 2015

A little busier week this time around for releases, with plenty of indie titles like Toren, Ultratron, Nom Nom Galaxy, and Lost Orbit hitting this week alongside major releases like Project CARS for the PS4 and Xbox One and Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster gets remastered again for the PS4.On the home video front we get the Michael Mann thriller Blackhat, the Johnny Depp spy comedy Mortdecai, the drama Still Alice with an award winning performance by Julianne Moore, and the Adam Sandler movie The Cobbler. Perhaps the biggest release this week comes on the silver screen, as director George Miller returns his post apocalyptic hero Mad Max to the cinemas in Mad Max: Fury Road...

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New releases for the week of Monday, April 27, 2015

Not a huge week in terms of game releases, but the summer movie season does kick off in a big way come Friday. Already a hit in overseas markets, The Avengers: Age of Ultron storms into movie theaters across the US on Friday, along with the romance drama Far From the Madding Crowd (presumably for those handful that won’t be seeing Marvel’s anticipated sequel). On the gaming front you get to survive the zombie apocalypse with State of Decay: Year One Survival Edition on the Xbox One and PC, along with the JRPG Omega Quintet and playing on the links with The Golf Club Collector’s Edition...

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New releases for the week of Monday, April 20, 2015

Very lackluster week for new releases, with the biggest being Shovel Knight coming to all three of Sony’s platforms. Not much arrives on home video either, where we get the first season of Teen Titans Go!, and a trio of action movies- The Marine 4: Moving Target, Everly (with Salma Hayek), and the Liam Neeson led sequel Taken 3. Theatrical releases are a mixed bag, with comedies Little boy and Rock the Kasbah, the thriller The Forger, the action adventure Kung Fu Jungle, and the fantasy The Age of Adaline. So, off we go to this week’s short list and, as always, release dates are subject to change.

Monday, April 20, 2015

GAMES

Slow Down, Bull- PC

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

GAMES

Shovel Knight- PS3, PS4, Playstation Vita

Infinity Runner- PS4

Sayonarra UmiharaKawase +- Playstation Vita

DVD/BLU...

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New releases for the week of Monday, April 13, 2015

Two big releases this week allow players to indulge themselves with plenty of chaos and bloodthirsty action. Mortal Kombat returns with all new fatalities and a hefty roster of fighters to do bloody battle with for the PC, PS4, and Xbox One (those PS3 and Xbox 360 owners sadly have to wait awhile, as the version for those systems has been delayed). PC owners get to jump into a life of crime and many leisure activities with the release of GTA V. Coming to home video are an array of choices, from horror (The Babadook, Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death), drama (Big Eyes, Map to the Stars), animated (Batman vs. Robin), and action (The Man with the Iron Fists 2, Kidnapping Mr. Heineken)...

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Daredevil: Hell’s Kitchen gets its hero in a worthy series

NOTE: While I’m going to try and keep this review as spoiler free as possible for those who haven’t seen all 13 episodes for the Netflix series, some minor ones may creep in here and there. For the most part, this will be a general, overall review of the entire series, without taking each plot point in turn for the individual episodes.

Daredevil leapt off the comic book pages to the big screen in 2003 and wasn’t overly received well by either fans or critics. Some complained that Ben Affleck just wasn’t right for the role of Matt Murdock, that Michael Clarke Duncan brought nothing to the role of Wilson Fisk (aka The Kingpin) other than his size, that Colin Farrell was a bit over the top as Bullseye, and that Jennifer Garner’s Elektra missed the mark...

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