Tag: 300

  • Weekend Box Office- March 14-16, 2014

    Poor Jesse. Without Walter everything is falling apart. Need For Speed was expected to finish first this past weekend, but had to settle for a disappointing third place with $17.8 million. A new Fast & Furious franchise this is not. 300: Rise of an Empire held strong in its second weekend even though it lost…

  • Weekend Box Office- March 7-9, 2014

    It looks like after seven years the Spartans still hold sway over the box office. The follow-up to 2007’s 300 easily opened at #1 with $45.1 million. Even better was its international gross of $87.8 million meaning the sequel, which only had a budget of $100 million, is in the black after one weekend. Mr.…

  • 300: Rise Of An Empire Trailer Is Cercei-rrific

    Hard to believe it has already been six years since 300. Remember all the finely sculpted abs, slow-motion fighting and Lena Headey’s nipples? Seriously, go back and watch it. They are glass cutters. Anyway, there is always room for a follow-up and so there is 300: Rise of an Empire and the first trailer has…

  • This Dragonborn Statue Will Shout 300 Bucks Out Of Your Wallet

    Soooo what is the dragon shout for “take my money now”? Gaming Heads have crafted this 1/6 scale figure of Dovahkiin the Dragonborn from [amazon_link id=”B004HYK8Y8″ target=”_blank” container=”” container_class=”” ]The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim[/amazon_link] to make all of your nerd friends jealous and all of your other friends wonder about why you can’t spend money wisely. It stands…

  • Wii U Shows Strong First Week Sales

    Nintendo’s sixth home console is off to a strong start but not quite the sales that its predecessor saw. Reports are that Nintendo sold approximately 400,000 Wii U consoles in its first week of release. That is a strong start but not as big as the Wii’s release which saw 600,000 units sold back in…

  • Halo 4 Sales Set New Record

    Master Chief Still Has The Appeal. Microsoft has reported that the November 6th launch of Halo 4 was the largest in the franchise’s history. The return of Master Chief grossed $220 million dollars on launch day alone which math should tell us is over 3.5 million copies sold. Microsoft expects first week sales to be…

  • G4 Cancels X-Play And Attack Of The Show

    Shows Canned In Wake Of Networks Re-Branding. Sad news today that G4 has cancelled both Attack of the Show and X-Play with the network changing brands next year from a tech channel to a more GQ-inspired men’s channel. Cause apparently men don’t play video games. Both shows will have farewell runs with the final episodes…

  • God Of War: Ascension Pre-Order Extra Is Sparta Approved.

    How About Some Leonidas With Your Kratos? In today’s video game culture it is normal to have different retailers offer you assorted pre-order bonuses to get you to reserve a game at their store. Gamestop may have jumped the Spartan shark with their latest bit of offer for the upcoming God of War: Ascension. When…