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Sink your teeth into Deep Silver’s Escape Dead Island

by Chris Batemanon 01/07/2014
The Dead Island franchise seems to be as alive and active as ever, as today it was announced that, in addition to the forthcoming Dead Island 2, and MOBA Dead Island: Epidemic, Deep Silver have also been working away on the cel-shaded, survival-mystery game, Escape Dead Island. In a post on the Playstation Blog, Alex […]

Bryan Singer teases X-Men: Apocalypse script on Instagram

by Chris Batemanon 01/07/2014
Oh, Bryan Singer, you tease! The X-Men director has taken to Instagram to share a tiny snippet of the X-Men: Apocalypse script with us: Though very little is given away, the shot looks like a follow-up to the post-credit scene that featured at the end of X-Men: Days of Future Past, with mentions of a ‘sprawling […]

E3 2014: Ubisoft Press Conference

by Chris Batemanon 10/06/2014
Well, what can I say? Ubisoft know how to put on a good show. Following up from EA’s rather mediocre showing, Ubisoft’s conference was the first to have me truly excited this year. Aisha Taylor was on presenting duty again and was a delight to watch, making some particularly funny remarks and quips whilst showing […]

E3 2014: Microsoft Press Conference – It’s all about the games, baby!

by Chris Batemanon 09/06/2014
Microsoft have just wrapped up their E3 Press Conference for this year and I have to say, I’m fairly impressed. Continuing their recent trend, Microsoft’s presentation demonstrated that they are continuing to listen to the Xbox community. Gone were the long speeches about the potential of the Xbox One, the tirade of media apps and […]

Marvel Casts Josh Brolin as Thanos

by Chris Batemanon 31/05/2014
Finally, we know who will be taking up the role of Thanos in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe. According to Latino Review, who broke the news, Josh Brolin, who will also be starring in Frank Miller’s upcoming Sin City: A Dame To Kill For, will be providing the voice of The Mad Titan in Guardians of the […]

Superman takes on Goku in the latest Epic Rap Battle

by Chris Batemanon 19/05/2014
We here at Geek Pride love the videos that the guys over at Epic Rap Battles of History pump out, particularly when they pit our favourite fandoms against one another. After last week’s amazing clash between Walter White and Rick Grimes, this week they’ve gone for the daddy of all ultimate geek battles – Goku […]

New Trailer for Christopher Nolan’s ‘Interstellar’ Warps In!

by Chris Batemanon 18/05/2014
Moviegoers who have gone to see Godzilla this week may have been lucky enough to catch the new trailer for upcoming sci-fi film Interstellar, directed by Christopher Nolan, best known for The Dark Knight trilogy, Inception, and for producing Man of Steel. Fortunately, Warner Bros. have now put the trailer up for everyone to see, […]

Halo 5: Guardians Coming Autumn 2015

by Chris Batemanon 16/05/2014
The next instalment of Microsoft’s blockbuster Halo franchise is officially titled Halo 5: Guardians and, according to an Xbox Wire blog post by Bonnie Ross, General Manager of 343 Industries, the Xbox One exclusive will be hitting shelves in ‘fall of 2015’. Bonnie Ross had the following to say about Master Chief’s next adventure: Any […]

Alien Invasions and Dinobot-Riding Action in the latest Transformers: Age of Extinction trailer!

by Chris Batemanon 15/05/2014
The second trailer for Michael Bay’s upcoming Transformers: Age of Extinction is out now! Featuring menacing government agencies, Earth-invasions and, most importantly, Optimus Prime riding a Dinobot, Extinction is certainly looking set to be another fun, mindless, CGI-fest, full of robot-on-robot action (no, not that kind.). Check it out below:   Transformers: Age of Extinction […]

Batman: Arkham Knight Officially Announced

by Chris Batemanon 04/03/2014
It’s here! The finale in Rocksteady Studio’s epic Batman Arkham trilogy has finally been announced! Game Informer revealed today that Batman: Arkham Knight will be coming to Xbox One, PS4, and PC later this year, following an apparent leak on UK retailer GAME’s website. The retail listing suggested that the game will serve as the […]