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Simeon Cortezano

  • Profile: Simeon's specialty may be in gaming, but every now and then, he's got an opinion regarding general nerd culture. As a child of the late 80's and early 90's, he grew up on shows like The Real Ghostbusters, Power Rangers, Ninja Turtles, and Perfect Stangers. Simeon graduated with a B.A. in Political Science because he thought it was "cool," but still doesn't quite understand how the American government works. He hails from the East Coast - home of championships, spring snow storms, and spring heat waves. Simeon also really enjoys Hot Pot. Check him out on Twitter at @SimeonCortezano

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If you had any hopes of The Gifted crossing over with other X-Men related titles, you can stop. At least for now, any possibility of crossovers were shut down during Friday’s panel at San Diego Comic Con. However, it wasn’t all bad news as fans were treated to an extended trailer for the new series. In the trailer, fans will finally get names with the faces they’ve been seeing, as well as better demonstrations of the powers that will be featured on the show. For a look at the extended trailer, as well as more news from SDCC 2017, make the jump.

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More news from D23 as Pixar announced a new project that is set to take place in a “suburban fantasy world,” according to the report. No humans exist in this world, however, there are plenty of elves, trolls, and sprites. This will be the first time that Pixar will fully dive into a world of fantasy. For more information as well as a small description of new movie will be, keep reading after the jump.

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Alright folks, the time to panic has officially ended. And now it’s time to get back to work on the Han Solo film. So far at least one star has chimed in (Woody Harrelson) since the new changes, and it sounds like everything is going to be okay. Plus, thanks to a source over at TMZ, pics from the set (prior to the changes behind the scenes) were taken and it looks everything like the interior of a Han Solo movie should look like. More details after the jump.

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Some disappointing news for Star Wars fans, today. In an announcement made earlier today, it seems that Phil Lord and Christopher Miller have parted ways with Lucasfilm over “creative difference” with the upcoming (and still untitled) Han Solo movie. However, despite the set back, the scheduled release of Memorial Day 2018 is still goal. It’ll be interesting to see how long that date will stick, and, more importantly, how long it will take to find replacements for Lord and Miller. This isn’t just any ordinary film – it’s quite the undertaking.

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Big Trouble in Little China was never one of those blockbuster hits. In fact, when it debut, it was far from it. However, over the years it developed a cult following which has prompted things like board games, t-shirts, and numerous petitions for a sequel. While the later may be a little further from reach than expected that doesn’t mean fans can’t find the answer in other forms of media. From BOOM! Studios, you and other fans will be able to get their hands on a new comic book series which follows a much older Jack. Hell on Earth no longer is just a saying – it’s the real deal. It’s been some time, but Jack’s found himself all alone during these times. Until his radio finally picks up a signal. On the other end is a voice claiming they can fix things – fix it all.

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Look, I apologize. I want to apologize to every fan that was disappointed because I think I owe them that.” In honor of it’s 20th anniversary, Vice Magazine decided to write a feature piece on 1997’s Batman & Robin. As part of their story, they reached out to the infamous, Joel Schumacher, who directed the film. For some, “disappointed” is probably more of an understatement, and others may feel they’re owed more. It’s hard to believe, but twenty years was a long time ago. But when it comes to the tale of Batman & Robin, the sting feels like it happened just yesterday.

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With E3 2017 finally under way, the biggest names in gaming have begun to hold their annual E3 conferences. It’s here where people from all over the world who couldn’t make it to Los Angeles clamor around their computer screens and hope the rumor they heard months ago comes true. Microsoft’s Xbox opened their conference with news about the Xbox One X. In addition to calling it the most powerful console, it is also the smallest Xbox they’ve created. For more details about the Xbox One X check it out after the jump.

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In the land of comic books, this one is a doozy. If you haven’t read the latest issue of Batman in DC’s Rebirth Universe, then you should bookmark this article and come back. What happens in it is pretty big. In the pages and on the big screen, the big, black bat has always been kind of a loner ever since his parents died (spoiler alert). Aside from Alfred, maintaining a close and personal relationship has been out of the question. This issue explores why he’s been a loner. It doesn’t go into too much detail, but it does ask the right questions. At the end of it all, it pushes him to do something no one saw coming.

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Earlier last month, fans learned that Maisie Williams and Anya Taylor-Johnson were the first two stars cast in the film adaptation of The New Mutants. At the beginning of the week, news broke that Rosario Dawson would be taking on the mentor role of Dr. Ceilia Reyes. And now, today, THR is reporting that Charlie Heaton has been cast as Cannonball. More after the jump.

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When the world of Harry Potter finally came to life in 2001, no one had the words to explain what it was they were seeing. In 2011, the final movie premiered in theaters. Then in 2014, it became kind of immortalized in the real world when Universal Studios Florida created The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter. Three years later and the theme park is now getting a new night time light show called “The Nighttime Lights at Hogwarts Castle.” And you can check out a preview of the show after the jump.

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