Ashley Rotton

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The Unique Weapons of Ancient Japan

When I imagine a samurai, I envision a warrior with a sword. And not just any sword, but the world-renowned Japanese katana – a curved blade …

Marvel, FOX negotiate for X-Men TV series - Alternative Press

If you have a Netflix subscription and enjoy Marvel comics, you've likely seen the excellent, Netflix-exclusive <i>Daredevil</i> series, which has garnered …

Comics

Deadpool Red Band Green Band Trailers Release Date Revealed

We knew the first trailer for 20th Century Fox's <i>Deadpool</i> was imminent, but we didn't know a second trailer was also on the way as well.<p>According to …

Comics

Chris Pine Won't Be Playing Green Lantern - He's Playing Wonder Woman's Boyfriend

Over the past couple months, there have been conflicting reports that Chris Pine – Captain James T. Kirk in the recent <i>Star Trek</i> movies – was in talks to either play Hal Jordan/Green Lantern or Steve Trevor in the DC Cinematic Universe. You’re probably at least passingly familiar with Hal Jordan. …

Abby Wambach Kissing Her Wife After Winning the World Cup Will Warm Your Heart

Rich Lam—Getty Images<p>Bob Frid—EPA<p>Carmen Jaspersen—EPA<p>Carmen Jaspersen—EPA<p>Erich Schlegel—USA Today Sports<p>Elaine Thompson—AP<p>Ronald Martinez—Getty Images<p>…

Abby Wambach

Cthulhu Dice – Curse your opponents before you lose all your marbles and go insane

The Cthulhu Mythos is turned into a game of dice in Steve Jackson's <i>Cthulhu Dice</i>. The demonically beating heart of the game is a large, beautiful, and …

Fantasy football finally has its own Comic Con

Those who enjoy running a fantasy football empire will finally have their own convention this summer. The number of teams, attendees, exhibits, …

Feminism is for pigs too: Miss Piggy receives feminist award from Gloria Steinem

<b>Miss Piggy (NBC)</b><p>Miss Piggy joins a list including Sandra Day O’Connor, Toni Morrison and Anita Hill<p>Colin Gorenstein<p>June 5, 2015 6:09pm (UTC)<p>Male chauvinist pig? More like female feminist pig.<p>Miss Piggy was honored with the Sackler Center for Feminist Art’s First Award Wednesday, joining a long list …

On Red Wolf and Indigenous Representation in the New Marvel

Yesterday Marvel Comics released the first teaser image for All New, All Different Marvel, the post-<i>Secret Wars</i> relaunch for the Marvel Universe. …

24 Sci-Fi Novels You Can Read for Free

These Project Gutenberg books will open your mind to imaginative worlds<p>Science fiction has been around as a genre for more than 200 years. That's such a long time that many of the greatest works have fallen into the public domain, providing a way to get free and easy access to many of these …

Marvel Looking to Cast Jason Statham as Bullseye in DAREDEVIL

Netflix To Stream Second Season Of 'Knights Of Sidonia'

Following the success of the first season of Knights of Sidonia, Netflix has picked up the second season to be aired in July.<p>Set in the far off future, it covers the remnants of humanity traveling across the stars in the massive generational starship called the Sidonia as they try to escape the …

Cyberpunk RPG Technomancer will make its debut at E3

Back in April, a new post-apocalyptic cyberpunk game was announced by Bound by Flame devs Spiders, and as well as getting some lovely new …

Build a steampunk world in Blender

Have you ever struggled with translating the fictional world from your head to canvas? Have you spent hours in Blender just to realise that the …

Lost STAR WARS Theatrical Short BLACK ANGEL to Get Feature Film Adaptation

Darth Vader is for girls, too: the young fan who forced Disney to change toy labels

My new feminist role model? An eight-year-old Star Wars buff. She’s just one of a younger generation that is taking companies to task for gender stereotyping<p>Star Wars fan Izzy Cornthwaite wanted a Darth Vader costume and lightsaber for her eighth birthday. But, upon exploring the UK Disney Store’s …

Why Is The Best Version Of Star Wars Illegal?

(Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)<p>The other day I sat down to watch the original Star Wars trilogy with some friends. One of our group had …

Star Wars

Extremely Fun Trailer For DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW

'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Character Report Card

Created by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. Played by Chris Evans.<p>Chris Evans as Cap has been one of the most pleasant surprises of the Marvel movies. Given …

Green Lantern to Deadpool, Daredevil to Batman: 6 Stars Who Played Multiple Superheroes

Ryan Reynolds has been posting Deadpool pics non-stop, and it's been so much fun that it seems we've all collectively agreed to cut him some slack …

IGDA’s Kate Edwards confronts Gamergate and diversity in gaming head-on

Kate Edwards, the executive director of the International Game Developers Association (IGDA), isn’t shy. She took on the issues around Gamergate, the gamer rage controversy that started last August, in a fireside chat last week at the GamesBeat Summit. She said she was frustrated about the length …

10 Awesome Things To Buy On Star Wars Day

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Star Wars was first introduced to the world back in 1977 when <i>A New Hope</i> made its way onto the big screen. The success of …

Star Wars

Marvel CEO Doesn’t Believe in Female Superheroes

Marvel CEO Doesn't Believe in Female Superheroes<p>Marvel CEO Ike Perlmutter has his mind made up about superheroines — they aren’t profitable. An email …

13 Surprising Facts You Didn't Know About Words And Writing

From Conversation Sparks, a collection of fascinating, little-known facts.

D&D Neverwinter MMORPG Game Launches On Xbox One (video)

Xbox One gamers that enjoy MMORPG games maybe interested to learn that the Dungeons & Dragons Neverwinter game is now available to play for free on …

'TIE Fighter' Anime Short Hits All The Right Buttons

A new anime styled Star Wars short takes the side of the Empire and finally shows off what TIE Fighters can do in the right hands.<p>Taking lone animator Paul Johnson four years to create, the entire short is a definite love letter to 80’s style anime. From fantastically layered shading to full on …

Roll20, A Customizable Online Dungeons & Dragons Platform

Roll20 is a fully customizable, virtual Dungeons & Dragons platform that allows you to organize and play through campaigns with your friends whether …

Dungeons and Dragons

Brigmore Witch from Dishonored

Today's Daily Cosplay: <br>Previous Daily Cosplay:<p>February 7, 2015<p>Dishonored<p>My real name is Christina, I’m currently living in Minsk, Belarus. Dishonored …