Author: HarleyQ

Square Enix’s ‘Gravel’: An off-roadin’ simulatin’…racer?

I’m not much of a racing game fan. In fact, it’s been a while since I’ve played one that doesn’t have “Mario” or “Kart” in the title, so I was willing to give GRAVEL a shot. It’s a combination of off-road courses with arcade racing. GRAVEL takes you to exotic locations around the world, where you compete in various challenges across over 50 tracks and choose from dozens of vehicles – provided you either obtained...

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night @ NYCC

  While at New York Comic Con, I was able to get some hands on time with Bloodstained: Ritual Of the Night, the Kickstarter-funded side-scrolling platformer RPG coming to all major consoles in 2018 courtesy of 505 Games. The ‘Church Level’ demo chronicled the exploits of Miriam, an orphan who is afflicted by an alchemist’s curse, which is slowly turning her skin into crystal. In order to stop the curse, Miriam must explore a dangerous castle and locate...

New Kidrobot Wonder Woman Art Figure by Tara McPherson

Available now from KidRobot is the Wonder Woman Art Figure by NYC based artist, Tara McPherson. Just in time for the Justice League movie, Kidrobot has released an 11 inch tall figure of Wonder Woman in 2 different styles. The traditional color style and the Kidrobot.com exclusive style is in greyscale (and limited to 300 pieces worldwide). See below:     Packaged in a beautifully designed box with her signature lasso of truth and balanced on a...

Square-Enix NYCC Showcase Roundup

Before I made my voyage to this year’s New York Comic Con, I made my way to Square Enix’s Showcase, where I was able to test out a few upcoming titles.   First up:   While not particularly “new” this version of Rise of the Tomb Raider has been enhanced for Xbox One X. Xbox One X players can choose from one of three visual modes, including: Native 4K: (full 3840 by 2160) for highest fidelity resolution...

Marvel Contest of Champions – New Character Morningstar Revealed at NYCC

Kabam made their fourth annual appearance at New York Comic-Con this year and brought along some brand new goodies for their free-to-play mobile fighting game Marvel Contest of Champions.  This year’s special treat was the reveal of Morningstar, an original Marvel character created especially for the game. In addition to being the first to try out Morningstar, comic con attendees were also able to try out Marvel’s classic hero, Blade, before their in-game debuts later this month. For a little...

Batman: Arkham Knight Batmobile Edition Cancelled!

The ultimate blow to a collector… Remember that  Limited Batmobile Edition of Arkham Knight that I told you about way back when?  If you jumped at the chance to preorder it at your favorite retailer, they unfortunately will have to let you know that it has been just recently cancelled. With just days left to the launch of one of the most anticipated games of the year, Warner Bros. has pulled the plug on this edition citing issues with the transformable Batmobile....

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Batwatch March Edition – Batman: Arkham Knight PS4 Bundles Announced

Batman sure has been busy… Earlier this month, Batman: Arkham Knight,  the final entry in Rocksteady’s Arkham series got slapped with a Mature rating. A few weeks later, it was announced that it would be released at a later date – which is now June 23, 2015. And now today, Sony has announced that not one, but two Batman: Arkham Knight themed bundles that will be released. For the limited edition Batman: Arkham Knight PlayStation 4 bundle, it will cost you $449.99 and...

FUNKO Pop! Vinyl Batman Arkham Asylum Collection

New From FUNKO POP: Batman Arkham Asylum

Hot off the presses and just in time for Halloween comes Funko Pop’s latest addition to their ever growing library: Batman Arkham Asylum.  Previously, Funko has released Pop Vinyls of famous movies, tv shows and video games, to name a few, but this new entry in their catalog is actually being categorized in their Heroes line. As per their press release: Pop! Heroes: Arkham Asylum Picture this… Arkham Asylum is home to Gotham’s most vengeful...

Bat-Watch September Edition: Release Date Confirmed for Batman Arkham Knight

It’s the return of  “Bat-Watch” as there is  an update on the latest and final entry in the Batman Arkham Trilogy. After being delayed earlier in the year, Batman™: Arkham Knight has finally been given a release date along with details of two collectors editions – Batman: Arkham Knight Limited Edition and Batman: Arkham Knight Batmobile Edition.  Both will be available in limited quantities at launch in North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand for the PlayStation®4 and Xbox One.  The Limited...

Funko’s FRIDAY Giveaway GALORE!

Are you ready for Funko’s Friday Giveaway?   Not only are they giving away: Piece #1 of Clear Glitter Raphael Hikari Sofubi Figure! But also in celebration of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy hitting theaters today you can enter for a chance to win: Thats right…   One lucky winner will recieve the prize pack above, which the includes the following items: A complete set of Guardians of the Galaxy Pop! Vinyl Bobble Head Figures A...

New Digital Content for Nintendo Consoles

Nintendo adds new games to the Nintendo eShop this week which are available on the Wii U system, as well as the Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 2DS and Nintendo 3DS XL systems. Be sure to check out the Nintendo DSi™ Shop for the Nintendo DSi system and the Wii™ Shop Channel for the  Nintendo Wii console for newly added content as well. Let’s recap their press release highlighting this week’s featured digital content: Nintendo eShop on Wii U Pushmo World – Pulling the puzzle...

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New York Comic Con: Special Edition

ReedPOP, the world’s leading producer of pop culture events including New York Comic Con,  kicked off its latest creation this weekend: Special Edition: NYC. This event was solely to provide fans with the opportunity to connect with artists, socialize with fellow collectors and search for those ever elusive back issues. The event is a pure celebration of comic book culture created specifically for die-hard comic book fans, creators and publishers. If you have ever gone to...