Activision and Vicarious Visions continue to demonstrate a knack for pairing video games with physical toys in fun ways, as we see in the latest visit to Skylands, Skylanders: Swap Force.
Vicarious Visions president Guha Bala chats with Digital Trends about what's to come in Skylanders: Swap Force and how the dev teams strikes a balance between kid-friendly play and depth for the older crowd.
Vicarious Visions appears to have another winner on its hands in Skylanders: Swap Force, a revised take on the kid-friendly series that - true to its title - allows for different parts of characters to be swapped around, to varying effect.
With the comic book industry proving that films based on unreal properties can be wildly successful, Hollywood has turned its eye to video game properties. Here’s a look at the films based on video games, and how likely it is they make it to film.
"It was like I was Mission Control," says Sebastian Cordero of filming 'Europa Report'. The movie explores the realities of space travel, bringing some much-needed SCIENCE back to the science fiction genre.
"The important thing about a revolution is that it's bigger than you," says Downloaded director Alex Winter in our discussion about his new Napster documentary and the 10-year process of bringing it together.
Red director Robert Schwentke comic book adaption of R.I.P.D., starring Jeff Bridges and Ryan Reynolds, blends the fun and the familiar for a supernatural buddy-cop adventure.
“There are moments in the film when you may think it's an animation piece, but it's actually a real person," says Scott Farrar.
"We went into it as if there had never been another Superman movie before ours," says Man of Steel producer Charles Roven. Man of Steel opens on June 14, 2013.
Brad Pitt's adaptation of the novel World War Z manages to carve out something new in a crowded field, and proves that there's still something fresh to be found in the world of rotting, flesh-hungry corpses.
Zack Snyder and Christopher Nolan go heavy on action and emotion for Superman's return to the big screen.
"I want this story to be told by the people," filmmaker Jeremy Snead says of his project 'Video Game: the Movie,' which recently smashed its Kickstarter goal of $60,000 and continues to climb.
Marvel Studios executive vice president of visual effects Victoria Alonso chats with Digital Trends about the challenges of piecing together the eye candy in Iron Man 3 with the various teams scattered around the globe.
From "DirectX Box" to "720," it's been a long, strange trip for Microsoft's Xbox gaming console.
What will Microsoft's next-generation of Xbox bring to the table? We sift through all the rumors and present the most likely. We will also continue to update this post as new news - like the recently confirmed unveiling - are announced.