Author: Mike Masters

May 8, 2012 No comments exist

On this week’s show, Kristin and Megan of The Fantosee joined us to talk the latest in movie news and give their take on The Avengers. Mike and Bryce were both a little late to the party, but after the break we all ASSEMBLED (see what I did there?) to dish what’s going on in the world of video games. Here’s the talking points:

MOVIES
News – Nick Frost to star in Brit rom-com
News – Justin Lin talks with David Tennant about Fast Six
News – JGL developing Little Shop of Horrors remake
Review – The Avengers

FLIX WE PIX
Mike – That ’70s Show
Bryce – Kevin Smith: SModimations
Rick – 30 Days 

VIDEO GAMES
News – Microsoft possibly preparing $99 subsidized Xbox 360
News – Lots of details for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2
Trailer –Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 (live action reveal)
Trailer – The Unfinished Swan
Retro Review – Need for Speed: Most Wanted
Back Log Review –  Halo: CE (Anniversary Edition)
Review –  The Walking Dead

Be sure to check out The Fantosee’s YouTube page for awesome videos of their interactions with fans at movie premieres, WonderCon and more!  Be sure to show them some love and follow them on twitter!

Also, here is the link to donate to Jay’s AIDS Life Cycle ride. So please check it out and donate. It’s all for a fantastic cause

May 2, 2012 No comments exist

 

Back at full strength this week, the SSWL crew talked their asses off, so let’s cut right to the chase. Here is what we covered:

MOVIES

News – Josh Trank Developing Reboot for Fantastic Four
News – Jobs‘ the indie film finds its ‘Woz’
News – Forbes Fictional Riches Characters List
Review –  The Raid: Redemption (Rick)

FLIX WE PIX
Mike – Resident Evil: Degeneration
Bryce – The Human Centipede 2: Full Sequence
Rick – Antitrust

VIDEO GAMES
News – Skype hits the Vita
News – Bioshock for the Vita will be the focus after Infinite
News – Metal Gear Rising for the Vita spotted in developer presentation
News – Uncharted series turned into movies by a fan
News – Adam Sessler leaves X-Play and G4TV
Review – Cytus (iOS and Android)
Review – Trials: Evolution (XBOX Live Arcade)

April 2, 2012 No comments exist

This week on a very special SSWL. . .

Wait. . .who am I kidding? It was just your regular ass, high energy edition of the show. Once again we were all in the same room and the world did not explode, which means we will just have to try harder next week. Here is what we covered:

MOVIES
News – Kevin Smith explains possible future of the Clerks franchise (video)
News –Anchorman 2 is official and here’s the announcement (video)

TECH
News – Google’s self-driving car takes a blind man to Taco Bell 

FLIX WE PIX
Bryce – Saved by the Bell
Mike – The Philadelphia Experiment
Rick – CNBC Originals: The Facebook Obsession

VIDEO GAMES
Rumor Talk – The next Sony console
Rumor Talk – How Assassin’s Creed 3 will use the Wii U controller
News – Vita exploits found in PSP games
Game Talk – Draw Something

March 27, 2012 No comments exist

This week on SSWL, Bryce re-joined us at full capacity and we had a completely off the rails super fun show. We were all over the place for the most part, so I’ll do my best to make sense of it all. This, I think, is what we talked about:

TV
News – Clerks cartoon making a comeback

TECH TALK
News – Adobe Photoshop CS6 in beta
News – Netflix app update in the works for iPad
News – Overheating iPad drama
News – Funny WiFi names
News – Instagram and Hipstamatic join forces
News – YouTube adding improvements to it’s uploading process

MOVIES
News – Chloe Moretz in talks to play Carrie
News – The Expendables 2 to be rated R
Discussion – Michael Bay producing Ninja Turtles and all the rage that comes with it
Review – 21 Jump Street (Rick)

VIDEO GAMES
News – Adventure Time game coming to Nintendo DS
News – Little Big Planet Karting pisses Mike off
News – Your face gets fixed in next Mass Effect 3 patch
Discussion – Mass Effect 3 drama rantings
Review – Uncharted: Golden Abyss

 

March 20, 2012 No comments exist

With his arch nemesis ET finally getting the job done and succeeding in taking him out, Bryce was not on the show this week (sad face). But have no fear cause, as mentioned on this week’s show, Rick and I have discovered one of Bryce’s deepest, darkest secrets regarding his lineage. We believe this discovery has provided us a solution, allowing Bryce to be back in full force next week. Now that that bit of business is out of the way let’s get down to brass tacks and let you know what we covered on this 53rd edition of SSWL:

WONDER CON/MOVIES
Panel Experience – Sound of my Voice
Panel Experience – Prometheus
Panel Experience – Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
Panel Experience – Battleship
Panel Experience – Lockout 
Panel Experience – Snow White and the Huntsman
Panel Experience – Resident Evil: Retribution
Panel Experience – Loopers
Panel Experience – The Amazing Spider-Man 

TECH TALK
News – Homeless being used as hot spots at SXSW
News – iOS 5 showing 4g data on devices
News – Kevin Rose and Milk join google 

VIDEO GAMES
News – NEO-GEO handheld is real and here are the details
News – Ratchet and Clank HD coming to North America this fall
News – More Tony Hawk HD details w/ a video interview with Hawk
News – Giant Bomb acquired by CBS Interactive announcement and The whole story behind Jeff Gerstmann’s dismissal from Gamespot in ’07

Footage of the panels I was at can be seen soon, at “The Fan To See” Web Show. You can also find them on Twitter @TheFanToSee Also Don’t forget to check out Flash Flood Media and ShotGaming for interviews and more.