FILM REVIEW – ‘LIVESCREAM’ (2018)

Currently touring the film festival circuit is LIVESCREAM, the latest film from Octopunk Media and writer/director Michelle Iannantuono. To begin with, it’s very difficult to properly categorize this film, as there are very few, if any, films made quite like this. The entire film is presented as a video gaming live-stream (much like you’d find…

NEWS – Former IGN Editor Fired After Plagiarism Allegations Surface

Digital gaming and technology publication IGN Entertainment, one of the world’s largest online media outlets has fired former editor Filip Miucin on grounds of plagiarism, after several readers of the website uncovered and revealed that dozens of his articles and videos were directly copied from other websites without attribution. Following the firing of Miucin, IGN has…

NEWS – Pro Wrestler/Actor Kane Elected Mayor of Knox County, TN

KNOXVILLE, TN: Glenn Jacobs, better known by his stage name ‘Kane’ of WWE has been elected as mayor of Knox County, TN. Knox County is of course the home county of Knoxville, the third most populous city in Tennessee (behind Nashville and Memphis, respectively) and the home of Jacobs. Standing at 7′ tall, and weighing…

BOOK REVIEW – ‘A DARKER SHADE OF MAGIC’

Another book I stumbled upon late last year is A Darker Shade of Magic by: V.E. Schwab. The cover looked interesting and the jacket offered an interesting look at three different Londons and magic. I thought, “what the heck,” and bought it. It starts in the first of the three Londons, Grey London, which is our…

NEWS – Billy Dee Williams Set to Return to Star Wars

Billy Dee Williams, the actor who famously played the galactic gambler Lando Calrissian, will reprise his iconic role for Star Wars: Episode IX, the next installment in the Star Wars Franchise from Lucasfilm. Chatter about Williams joining the production, which is set to begin later this summer, increased in recent days when the actor bowed out of…