Ryan Fleming

Ryan Fleming

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Ryan Fleming is the Gaming and Cinema Editor for Digital Trends. He joined the DT staff in 2009 after spending time covering local news, travel features, and politics. He has also been a frequent guest on podcasts, radio programs, and TV spots. Ryan is a diehard gamer and follower of the gaming industry, an avid filmgoer, and a passionate supporter of his alma mater, the University of Kansas. Find Ryan online at: Facebook: www.Facebook.com/RyanFlemingPDX Twitter: @RyanFlemingPDX XBL: Iridium Six PSN: IridiumSix

Filming on Star Wars Episode VII is underway, and casting is nearly complete

Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn has confirmed that filming for Star Wars Episode VII is already underway, casting should be complete shortly, and the script – despite some issues – is “where it needs to be.”

Gaming

Jim Starlin’s space epic comic Dreadstar heading to the big screen

Comic book legend Jim Starlin has been writing, penciling, and inking comics for decades, but now one of his oldest works, Dreadstar, is heading to the big screen.

Gaming

Bruce Lee joins EA Sports UFC when it launches on June 17

Bruce Lee, the founder of Jeet Kune Do who went on to become a major film star in his home of Hong Kong, as well as in the United States, will be joining the roster of EA Sport UFC.

Gaming

Richard Donner confirms he’s working on a Goonies sequel

Director Richard Donner recently stated that he was working on a sequel to 1985’s Goonies, and that he wants to bring back the original cast. At least, that’s what he claims.

Gaming

The new Gauntlet reboot honors the old, but only in the best ways

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Arrowhead Game Studios are back with a new Gauntlet, built from the idealized memories of past Gauntlet games.

Gaming

Xbox One external storage support update coming soon

Microsoft's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb confirms that the Xbox One will soon accept external storage. No date yet for the release of the console update and no word on size limits or media support.

Gaming

Johnny Knoxville and Tony Shalhoub join Michael Bay’s TMNT

Actors Tony Shaloub and Johnny Knoxville have been confirmed as part of the voice cast of Michael Bay and director Jonathan Liebesman’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

Gaming

Diablo III: Reaper of Souls DLC reaps sales of 2.7 million after one week

Activision Blizzard has announced that the recently releases Diablo 3 expansion pack, Reaper of Souls, has sold a respectable 2.7 million copies in just one week.

Gaming

Microsoft promises a Halo ‘digital feature project,’ whatever that is, later this year

Microsoft and 343 Industries have announced a new, Ridley Scott-produced ‘digital feature’ for the Halo series to be released later in 2014. This won’t be the promised TV show, but it won’t interfere with it either.

Gaming

Microsoft brings the Xbox One’s Kinect to PC, Xbox One graphics to DirectX 12 (Updated)

The next-generation of Microsoft’s Kinect that debuted with the Xbox One is coming to the PC. No word on when it will launch, but according to Microsoft it will be soon.

Gaming

Fantastic Four reboot casts its Doctor Doom

Josh Trank’s reboot of the Fantastic Four has cast its Doctor Doom. Wrath of the Titans and War Horse’s Toby Kebbell will fill the role of the superhero team’s arch enemy.

Gaming

From Elder Scrolls Online to Child of Light, check out all the games coming in April

April has several major releases coming our way on all platforms, from The Elder Scrolls Online MMO to 2014 FIFA World Cup to Child of Light. Check out a full list of April’s releases here.

Gaming

Call of Duty shows off the next stage of Extinction, Episode 2: Mayday

Activision has a new trailer for the next Call of Duty Extinction episode, titled Mayday. The episode comes as a part of the upcoming Call of Duty: Ghosts Devastation DLC, which hits Xbox Live on April 3.

Gaming