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EA’s ‘Apex Legends’ Reaches 25 Million Players After One Week

Today, Respawn Entertainment’s Vince Zampella announced on the official EA blog that Apex Legends has reached 25 million players since its launch last Monday. The game had over 2 million concurrent players at its peak over the weekend. The newly released free-to-play game had initially reached one million concurrent players, and 10 million players over its initial ...

Sony Interactive Entertainment Appoints Jim Ryan as President & CEO

After assuming temporary leadership of Sony last year, Jim Ryan has officially been appointed the new President and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment. The new role will officially become effective on April 1st. According to Sony: "Current SIE President and CEO John (Tsuyoshi) Kodera will dedicate his focus on creating innovative user experiences and further enhancing the network ...

‘Dragon Ball Super: Broly’ Becomes Series’ Top-Grossing Film Ever

Dragon Ball Super: Broly has become the series top grossing film, after a strong $9 million opening weekend debut in Japan last December. But after the good news came from Deadline, with the outlet confirming the final opening day total for the new Dragon Ball film came at a whopping $7.06 million. Which completely demolished openings from ...

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Film Review

Bohemian Rhapsody manages to be a fun celebration of Queen and Freddie Mercury’s life, one which is entirely superficial, for they were playing it safe rather than trying to be as bold or brazen as its larger-than-life subject. At its centre, Mr. Robot’s Rami Malek manages to capture all the glamour of Freddie Mercury. The ...

Our 1000th Post: The Talkies Story

We never saw it getting this far.  And yet, here we are, on post 1000. The three of us decided to suspend our usual coverage of the entertainment world to write this. A story that covers the last 20 months. The story of Nick, Artur, Mathew, the team we’ve built, the stories we’ve covered, the ...

‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ Producer Clark Spencer to Present Exclusive Footage at Fan Expo Canada

Fans attending this year's FAN EXPO CANADA in Toronto will be in for quite the treat as Ralph Breaks the Internet Producer, Clark Spencer (Zootopia, Wreck-It Ralph, Lilo and Stitch), will join the convention to give an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at Ralph Breaks the Internet with some never-before-seen footage from the film. During the subsequent Q&A, Spencer will ...

Jerry Seinfeld Discusses the James Gunn Situation: “If They’re Jokes, It Doesn’t Matter”

Jerry Seinfeld admitted he doesn't actually know exactly what James Gunn said through Twitter a decade ago to get him fired from Disney now, but the veteran comedian nonetheless defended what was said — if Gunn was in fact just joking.  In an interview with The New York Times posted Wednesday, the stand-up discussed a number of topics, including ...

Tessa Thompson Cast as Lady in Disney’s ‘Lady and the Tramp’ Live-Action Remake

Disney has found its "live-action" Lady. Tessa Thomspon has been cast as the voice of the upscale Cocker Spaniel, Lady,  opposite Justin Theroux's Tramp in Disney's remake of Lady and the Tramp. The Lego Ninjago Movie filmmaker Charlie Bean is directing the remake, expected to debut on Disney's upcoming digital streaming service (rumored to be titled DISNEY DIRECT), ...

Ewan McGregor Claims There Are “No Plans” for Obi-Wan Kenobi ‘Star Wars’ Spin-off Film

For more than a decade since the release of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, star Ewan McGregor has shared his affinity for playing Obi-Wan Kenobi, having regularly volunteered his services to play the character in a new film in any capacity. Unfortunately, if such a project is currently being developed, McGregor is apparently unaware of its progress. In a ...

Moon Knight Was Almost Featured In ‘Iron Fist’ Season 2

Iron Fist season 2 is just around the corner, and it seems at one point it was very close to including Moon Knight. Alice Eve is bringing the comic character Typhoid Mary to life in the new season of Iron Fist, but during discussions about the character showrunner Raven Metzner revealed that she wasn't the only new addition to the ...

‘Star Trek 4:’ Chris Pine and Chris Hemsworth’s Future In Doubt as Talks Fall Through

Thor and Steve Trevor will no longer be boldly going anymore where no person has gone before. The two actors were in negotiations to star in Star Trek 4, currently set to be directed by S.J Clarkson but sources tell THR that talks between the two actors and the companies making the new installment, Paramount Pictures and Skydance ...

Sony Details What’s Next for their “Spider-Man/Marvel Universe” After ‘Venom’

Venom, the highly anticipated comic book adaptation that hits theaters in October, isn’t just an attempt to do justice to the legendary symbiote after a lackluster appearance in 2007’s Spider-Man 3. It’s also a big-budget bet by Sony Pictures that the world of Spider-Man can spawn its own cinematic universe to rival what Disney has ...

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