New Moon Box-Office Records
Posted by 2 CommentsXtreamerAdmin on November 19, 2009 under The Desk
Twlight: New Moon became the number one midnight theatrical showing of all time. On top of the midnight records, it earned staggering box-office numbers this weekend, taking over the number three spot for the biggest opening weekend of all time. The Twilight Saga: New Moon took in $26.3 million last Thursday (Nov. 19) at midnight, surpassing this past summer’s midnight record holder, Harry Po... more.
RTI ST-7 Universal Controller
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Remote Technologies Inc. (RTI) is coming out with a slick new ZigBee-compatible touchscreen that can mount on the wall, sit on the coffee table, and perform numerous feats of remote control-ness. The forthcoming ST-7 features two-way wireless via ZigBee RF technology. It also includes wireless Ethernet, 13 programmable hard buttons and a handy dandy little Blackberry-style trackball with custom... more.
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A Fox summer sensation, Glee follows the occasionally musical adventures at William McKinley High School in Lima, Ohio, centering on the school’s glee club (hence, duh, the title). Led by the school’s Spanish teacher, Will Schuester (Matthew Morrison), the club combats all the usual stuff — indifferent school administrators, hostile popular kids, et cetera — while singing and dancing their... more.
Dragon Age: Origins
Posted by 38 CommentsXtreamer on under Featured, The Desk
Championed as the "spiritual successor" to Baldur's Gate 2: Shadows of Amn (widely considered one of the best fantasy role-playing games of all time), Dragon Age: Origins carries a great deal of expectations. Big-budget RPGs are becoming rarer and rarer in this world of social gaming, online piracy, and console games that require multimillion-dollar development budgets. Further refining the Bio... more.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Review
Posted by 48 CommentsXtreamer on under Editorials, The Desk
One of the most anticipated games is finally arrived, consuming most of my xtreamer hour already. The Good: Action packed story that keeps you on the edge of your seat the whole time. Multiplayer and Spec-Ops will leave you with endless hours of fun while still keeping the core gameplay of Call of Duty 4 but adding tons of more features. The Bad: Fairly short campaign. The single... more.
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"V" - new ABC series “Where were you when JFK was assassinated? Where were you on 9/11? Where were you this morning?” "V" is a modern re-imagining of the classic '80s mini-series. Giant spaceships appear over 29 major cities of the world, and Anna (Morena Baccarin), the beautiful and charismatic leader of the extra-terrestrial "Visitors," claims to come in peace. But a small numbe... more.
Posted by 15 CommentsXtreamer on November 18, 2009 under The Desk
In Nazi occupied France, young Jewish refugee Shosanna Dreyfus witnesses the slaughter of her family by Colonel Hans Landa. Narrowly escaping with her life, she plots her revenge several years later when German war hero Fredrick Zoller takes a rapid interest in her and arranges an illustrious movie premiere at the theater she now runs. With the promise of every major Nazi officer in attendance, th... more.