Recent content by Alex Co

  1. A

    A Note From Your Friendly Neighborhood Editor in Chief

    As a former Newsie for The Escapist, and one who worked with Josh before, I know he's going to do wonders in his new position. I am sad for the layoffs, though. Congrats, Josh! You deserve to be an EIC. Safe to say, you're possibly one of the few upper management people I've worked with that...
  2. A

    Game of Thrones Season 5 "Nude Scene" Shooting Snag Resolved

    Game of Thrones Season 5 "Nude Scene" Shooting Snag Resolved One important nude scene from A Dance With Dragons appearing in Season 5 of Game of Thrones has now been resolved, according to HBO. If there's one thing HBO's Game of Thrones...
  3. A

    Jesse Eisenberg: Batman v Superman Lex Luthor is "Complicated, Challenging"

    Jesse Eisenberg: Batman v Superman Lex Luthor is "Complicated, Challenging" Actor Jesse Eisenberg who will play Lex Luthor in Batman v Superman reveals he has some input in the villain's big-screen adaptation. Earlier this year, Warner Bros. raised more than a few eyebrows when it "street...
  4. A

    Captain America 3 Directors Speak Out on Ending Cap's Story

    Captain America 3 Directors Speak Out on Ending Cap's Story Anthony and Joe Russo, who will come back to direct Captain America 3, states that for a "satisfying" story, there needs to be a "beginning, middle and an end." If you've been keeping tabs on Marvel's Cinematic Universe, then...
  5. A

    Game of Thrones Author Gets Requests for Male Sex Scenes

    Game of Thrones Author Gets Requests for Male Sex Scenes George R.R. Martin, author of the A Song of Ice and Fire novels where Game of Thrones is based,, reveals he gets requests from people asking for explicit male sex scenes, and most of these come from women. It's safe to say that A...
  6. A

    Terrifying Robot Scarecrow Will Scare Both Animals and Humans

    Terrifying Robot Scarecrow Will Scare Both Animals and Humans A Turkish farmer has created and patented a "Scare-Bear" robot scarecrow to fend off bears, and it's terrifying! While scarecrows are normally used by farmers to scare off birds and other animals to protect their crops, a farmer...
  7. A

    Michael Bay Might Not Direct Next Transformers Movie

    Michael Bay Might Not Direct Next Transformers Movie Director Michael Bay has said he wants to hand over helming duties of Transformers 5 to another director, so he can work on other projects. If the last four Transformers films wasn't your cup of tea, then you might in luck. Director...
  8. A

    Marvel Gifts Infinity Stone to Guardians of the Galaxy Director

    Marvel Gifts Infinity Stone to Guardians of the Galaxy Director For his 44th birthday, Marvel gave Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn, his own Infinity Stone. While Thanos is willing to slaughter thousands of lives for an Infinity Stone, it seems all he had to do to get one was to...
  9. A

    Josh Brolin Confirms Three More Thanos Marvel Film Appearances

    Josh Brolin Confirms Three More Thanos Marvel Film Appearances Josh Brolin, who voiced Thanos in Guardians of the Galaxy, mentions he knows of one more appearance for the villian in a Marvel movie, but there's "one or two" that he doesn't know about. While the rumor that Josh Brolin would...
  10. A

    Google, Yahoo Partner to Create Encrypted Email System

    Google, Yahoo Partner to Create Encrypted Email System Rivals Google and Yahoo are pairing up to develop a secured email service by 2015, that could make it impossible for hackers or even the government to read users' messages. With Google...
  11. A

    Batman v Superman Director Zack Snyder Defends Aquaman

    Batman v Superman Director Zack Snyder Defends Aquaman Batman v Superman director Zack Snyder called a radio station up and defended Aquaman from the bashing that was taking place. While it's still Zack Snyder...
  12. A

    Game of Thrones Author Comments on Lack of Racial Diversity in Series

    Game of Thrones Author Comments on Lack of Racial Diversity in Series George R.R. Martin says he does have some "characters of color" who will have larger roles in Winds of Winter, but admitted these are secondary characters. If you're a fan of either HBO's Game of Thrones or the A Song of...
  13. A

    Joss Whedon: I Would Not Want DC to Do What Marvel Does

    Joss Whedon: I Would Not Want DC to Do What Marvel Does Avengers director Joss Whedon says both DC and Marvel has movies he adores, and also thinks the Avengers and Guardians of the Galaxy will get "mixed together" at some point since "it's Marvel." With DC and Marvel both turning their...
  14. A

    Marvel Sued by Intern in Class Action Wage Lawsuit

    Marvel Sued by Intern in Class Action Wage Lawsuit Intern Kenneth Jackson who worked at Marvel in 2008 claims he was "wrongfully" classified and denied minimum wage while at the company. Kenneth Jackson, a former intern at Marvel Entertainment, has filed a class action lawsuit against the...
  15. A

    Avengers: Age of Ultron Filming Wraps According to Joss Whedon

    Avengers: Age of Ultron Filming Wraps According to Joss Whedon Director Joss Whedon let us know Age of Ultron wrapped by tweeting an image asking "What the hell do I do now?" Just last week, the Fantastic Four film reboot's Kata Mara (Invisible Woman) Joss Whedon's...