Bright Falls Live-Action Film Prequel to Alan Wake

Alan Wake

Turn down the lights but keep your flashlight and batteries handy, as Xbox 360 unveils “Bright Falls,” a six-part live action series that serves as a thrilling prequel to the mystery unfolding in “Alan Wake.” Each episode will bring you to the edge of your seat and spur your curiosity with the same eerie and suspenseful cliffhangers as in the game. TV fans will find that the series evokes the same ghostly chills as “Twin Peaks” did when it premiered 20 years ago this month.

The first two episodes of “Bright Falls” will be available for viewing exclusively on Xbox LIVE April 30 before debuting at BrightFalls.com on May 4. New episodes will then be released on May 8 and May 14, leading up to the shocking conclusion with the final two episodes on May 18.

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Daffodil #3 review

Daffodil vampire comic

Daffodil, Achilles and Globuline continue to hunt the mysterious and bloodthirsty Nosferatu who is running rampant, leaving a devastated countryside and a trail of bodies torn limb from limb behind him. If Nosferatu and his hordes cannot be stopped, his path of destruction will inevitably lead the greatest conflict between humans and vampires the world has ever seen. But Daffodil and her team are not the only ones looking for the great Count, and not everyone’s motives are so pure. She’ll have to make sure that Rotweiller, accompanied by his pack of canines, and Bones, a holy priest irresistibly attracted to the vampires’ sensuality, don’t find Nosferatu first!

Read our Daffodil #3 review.

Hulked-Out Heroes #2 preview

Spinning from the shocking twist ending of Fall of the Hulk, the most incredible new character from the House of Ideas: Hulkpool! What sacrifices will he make for the greater good? What horrible decisions will change the world as we know it? And what do Devil Dinosaur, Rawhide Kid, Rama Tut, and Bluebeard the Pirate have to do with this?

Check out the Hulked-Out Heroes #2 preview.

Fall of the Hulks: Red Hulk #4 preview

As the Fall of the Hulks comes crashing to the ground, we rejoin the evil geniuses who set it in motion…the Intelligencia! It was the sinister alliance of M.O.D.O.K., the Leader, the Thinker, the Wizard, and the Red Ghost that kicked things off with the creation of the Red Hulk, and it’s beginning to look like betraying the group was the worst mistake of Red Hulk’s career. Can the creation best the creators, or will the Intelligencia prove themselves Red Hulk’s rightful masters?

Check out the Fall of the Hulks: Red Hulk #4 preview.

Marvel Zombies 5 #2 preview

Machine Man is back! Zombies of the multiverse, watch your rotting backs! To obtain a cure for the zombie virus for Morbius the Living Vampire, Aaron Stack, Agent of ARMOR, must traverse alternate realities hunting down the plague in all its myriad forms…with a most unusual (but somehow oddly appropriate) partner! First up: in the Alterniverse known as ‘The Territory,’ the Old West never died. But when the greatest gunslingers of Marveldom — Two-Gun Kid, Phantom Rider, Kid Colt, and many others — rise from their graves in Boot Hill, the stage is set for a High Noon showdown.

Check out the Marvel Zombies 5 #2 preview.

Jason Henderson talks Alex Van Helsing

Van Helsing book

Jason Henderson is a multi-talented writer, with his hands in many honey pots. With a career that spans writing for comics, prose, and and video games. He made a big splash in the comics world with his 21st century take on an old evil in “Sword of Dracula.” Now he is expanding on the vampire universe he created with a young adult series called “Alex Van Helsing.”

We caught up with writer, Jason Henderson, to talk about Alex Van Helsing.

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The Living Corpse movie pic

Living Corpse movie

The Living Corpse co-creator, Ken Haeser, has posted an image from Shoreline Entertainment’s website that shows the first glimpse of the undead hero himself, The Living Corpse.

Shoreline describes the movie as:
A computer animated adapation of the underground hit graphic novel by Ken Haeser and Buz Hasson.

A guilt-ridden Corpse takes on a heavy burden when he agrees to help a Fallen Angel keep the other undead in their graves and the powers of evil from corrupting our world.

Check out the Living Corpse promo pic from Shoreline Entertainment.

Nightmare Before Christmas Jack and Sally Kubricks 2-Pack

Nightmare before Christmas toys

This adorable 2-pack of Kubricks features the unforgettable Jack Skellington and Sally from Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas. Each features multiple points of articulation, stands approximately 3-inches tall, and comes in a displayable window box.

Check out the Nightmare Before Christmas Jack and Sally Kubricks 2-Pack.

Left 4 Dead 2 The Passing available today

Left 4 Dead 2 the passing

The first game add-on for Left 4 Dead 2 brings the original Left 4 Dead (L4D1) Survivors down south for a meeting with the L4D2 cast, while delivering new single-player, multiplayer and co-operative gameplay for the PC and Xbox 360.

The Passing also introduces a series of weekly game mode events dubbed “Mutations.” These week-long runs of new gameplay modes range from “Realism Versus” mode to “Chainsaw Massacre,” which gives all players chainsaws with an unlimited supply of gasoline. There are over 20 Mutations planned, each playable on all L4D2 Campaigns. Mutations are exclusively available to owners of “The Passing” DLC.

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Rufnex – new action/horror comic book

The Rufnex comic

ALICE COOPER has lent his likeness to the upcoming action/horror comic book, The Rufnex, created by Miguel A. Insignares, the writer and artist of the project. Miguel A. Insignares’ previous credits include the official comic book adaptation for the 2004 film, Dawn Of The Dead.

Synopsis: A group of merciless prisoners agree to a near suicide mission on a remote island in exchange for their freedom. Their mission soon takes a horrific turn as they discover the island is crawling with hordes of ravenous zombies. When the carnage begins, they must overcome their differences if they are to escape from the island of the dead.

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