Monthly Archives: October 2018

Attack on Titan Live-Action Film Coming Because…..

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Reading Time: 2 minutes WHY?       Filmmaker Andy Muschietti who directed Stephen King’s ‘IT,’ will now focus on building a series of films based on a franchise that since 2009 has won over fans all over the world. This is according to The Hollywood Reporter. with Harry Potter franchise producer David Heyman attached to the project along with Masi Oka (Heroes) and Barbara Muschietti

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‘Castlevania’ Producer in Talks to Create ‘The Legend of Zelda’ TV Series

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Reading Time: 1 minute From Castlevania to Legend of Zelda TV Series       It would seem that Nintendo is in talks with Castlevania show-runner Adi Shankar. As mentioned Adi Shankar Produces Netflix’s show Castlevania which has had success on the platform. He mentioned on his Instagram profile that he is in talks with a Japanese gaming company to adapt one of their games. If

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Yum!!! The Origin of Chocolate

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Chocolate!       New evidence has emerged that suggest humans were harvesting and ingesting cacao, the bean from which chocolate is made, much earlier than previously thought.  In recent research it was found that as long as 5,300 years ago is when humans consumed cacao which is a full 1,500 years earlier the previous results of the origin of chocolate. 

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Nintendo Land Construction Underway at Universal Studios

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Nintendo Land is Finally Coming   Nintendo Land is currently being constructed in Japan and Hollywood with a third coming to Orlando. Nintendo is now upping its game in branding. Taking its fandom out of the house and into a world based on their favorite games. The company has enjoyed a fruitful year this year. The success of the Nintendo Switch

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Starbucks Japan Asks, Candy Apple Witch, or Poison Apple Princess?

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Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s actually the other way around, but they’re both as sweet as each other. Feast your eyes on this year’s Halloween treats from Starbucks, Japan…     For the witches this Halloween, one whole caramel cookie, crushed into a blend of chocolate sauce and sweet apple compote. It balances the flavors and textures and makes for a wicked Frappuccino. Or

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Sega Has Finally Received The Retro Console Treatment

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Lets Get Retro! Sega!         Dreamcast was the last console Sega has made. That was back in 1999. One of the great things about Sega though is that they allow 3rd party companies to reproduce modern-day versions of the Genesis and Master System—emulation-based which have not gone so well. Sega has managed to stay thriving by allowing

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