Chris Tabone

Smart, sophisticated, more than a little nerdy.

Superman’s home planet found – for real

The famed planet of Superman’s birth has been discovered in real life. Astrophysicists have discovered a small planet matching Krypton’s description orbiting red dwarf star LHS 2520, and its only 27.1 light-years from Earth. Krypton was discovered at the request of DC comics, who wanted a real life planetary tie in with their up coming Action Comic Superman #14 “ Star light, star bright” where we ...

Resident Evil: Retribution out on Blu-ray this January

Resident Evil: Retribution will be arriving on our shores on January 10, 2013. What better way to kick off a new year by watching the Zombie Apocalypse play out in your own living room. There is also a lot of platforms to choose from, with the flick coming out on DVD, Blu-ray and a 3D Blu-ray edition. The release follows the trend of DVD/Blu ray releases where the special features are noticeably d...

Brand New Story for Star Wars VII?

Yesterday we broke the story that Star Wars Episode VII has been given a release date. While we rejoiced in the news, we quickly started speculating on what the story would be. There is so much material set after Return of the Jedi that we assumed it would be one of those story arcs. Grand Admiral Thrawn? Warlord Zsinj? The Legacy Era? But a souce in Lucasfilm has revealed the story will be comple...

Disney buys Lucasfilm; Sets date for Star Wars Ep VII for 2015!

In an absolutely unexpected move, Disney have purchased Lucasfilm Ltd for $4.05 Billion dollars AND announced that Star Wars Episode VII is set for a 2015 release! Let me give you a moment for all of this to sink in… Now that you have recovered from being blindsided, lets go over the implications. Disney purchased Marvel back in 2009 for around $4 Billion dollars and since then they have given us ...

17 minutes of new Spiderman!

The Amazing Spider-Man is being released tomorrow on Blu-Ray and DVD, and its bringing a whole lot of deleted scenes – 17 whole minutes to be exact. We will get to see yet another alternate Uncle Ben death scene, more interaction between Peter and Connors and Peter final bringing Aunt May those darn eggs! It was easy to miss Spidey’s latest incarnation, especially in the shadow of The ...

Justice League v Avengers 2?

Now that DC knows that a team superhero movie can bring the mega millions, the Justice League movie is being rushed to completion. The release date for the Justice League movie has been moved up to Autumn 2015. DC have had some hit and miss success with their comic-to-movie translations so I’m sure fans will be secretly wishing for a job done well instead of a job done fast. It is also no mi...

New Title And Release Date For Jack The Giant Killer

Jack the Giant Killer will now be Jack the Giant Slayer. Waner Bros have modified the title of its upcoming fantasy flick. One possible reason may be because “slaying” sounds a lot classier than “killing”, but no official reason has been released as yet. As the official synopsis reads:  “Jack the Giant Slayer tells the story of an ancient war that is reignited when a young farmhand unwitting...

More Twilight expected

It appears the undead just wont die. With the release date of Breaking Dawn Pt. 2 on the horizon (Nov 15, 2012), those of us who are not teenage girls rejoiced. There was light at the end of the tunnel. The Twilight phenomenon was coming to an end. Well, the dream of living in a Twilight-free world has come crashing down around us as rumours fly of a continuation of the franchise. There are no con...

Agent Coulson Lives Again In S.H.I.E.L.D. TV Series

It seems that death can be beaten by fan power, as it was announced that Clark Gregg would star in the up coming S.H.I.E.L.D. TV series. Gregg made a personal appearance at New York Comic Con with video messages from Joss Whedon and Kevin Feige confirming that fan favourite Agent Phil Coulson will be heavily involved in the anticipated series. But in what capacity? Well, that’s anyone’s guess. It’...

Thor: The Dark World Story Revealed

Here is our first look at Thor: The Dark World via official plot synopsis, more than a year out from its official release date. It doesn’t offer anything new, but it does confirm what we suspected, and that is a good thing. Read it here; ‘Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World continues the big-screen adventures of Thor, the Mighty Avenger, as he battles to save Earth and all the Nine Realms from a shadowy...

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