Star Wars Actor Andy Serkis Says New Trailer Nails The Last Jedi's Tone and Feel

“I thought the trailer was spectacular, and very intense. It absolutely reflects the tone and the feel of the movie,” Star Wars: The Last Jedi actor Andy Serkis, who plays Supreme Leader Snoke via performance-capture, told us over the phone this week when asked for his reaction to the film’s brand new trailer.

Serkis added, “I do think this movie is going to really surprise people with its plotline and story and its tension in it.”

Serkis, whose directorial debut, Breathe, opened in limited release this weekend, went on to praise The Last Jedi’s director, Rian Johnson.

“Working with Rian, he’s again, a fine, fine director. He totally owned this world, and he’s a great actor’s director too,” Serkis said...

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Assassin's Creed Origins Season Pass Content Detailed

Ubisoft has detailed the content included in the Assassin’s Creed Origins season pass, as well as a host of free content that will be made available to players post-launch.

In a post on the Ubisoft blog, Ubisoft revealed Assassin’s Creed Origins will have two major DLC packs included in the season pass. “The Hidden Ones” will launch in January 2018 and will take place years after the events of the main game. It will feature a growing Brotherhood as they clash with an occupying Roman force, and will raise the level cap for players.

The second DLC pack, “The Curse of the Pharoahs,” will launch in March 2018 and will focus on Egyptian mythology. Players will battle undead pharaohs and other monsters with new skills and a further increased level cap.

The season pass will include both DLC pack...

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Learn About Egyptian History in Assassin's Creed Origins

Assassin’s Creed Origins will get an educational mode early next year called Discovery Tour by Assassin’s Creed: Ancient Egypt.

Ubisoft says the free update will let players explore Ancient Egypt in Assassin’s Creed Origins without worrying about combat or time constraints. This includes visiting Alexandria, Memphis, the Nile Delta, Great Sand Sea and more.

Learn About Egyptian History in Assassin's Creed Origins
Early next year Ubisoft will add an educational mode to Assassin’s Creed Origins called Discovery Tour by Assassin’s Creed: Ancient Egypt.

Throughout these locations in Assassin’s Creed Origins there will be guided tours, according to Ubisoft. For example, you will be able to learn about the life of Cleopatra or the mummification process.

“It’s a dream come true for us to offer Discovery Tour by Assassin’s Creed: Ancient Egypt, an e...

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New Star Wars: The Last Jedi Poster Revealed

A brand new poster for the next installment of the Star Wars saga, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, has been revealed.

The official Star Wars Twitter account has released the new poster for The Last Jedi ahead of tonight’s new trailer reveal, which director Rian Johnson warns some fans might want to avoid.

New Star Wars: The Last Jedi Poster Revealed
The latest poster from the Star Wars Twitter account.

The poster features images of the cast, including Rey wielding a lightsaber as well as General Organa.

Hope Corrigan is an Australian freelance writer for IGN. You can follow her on Facebook and Twitter.



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The Dynamic Between Batman and Wonder Woman in Justice League

Wonder Woman and Batman know how to work together in Justice League.

In an interview with US Weekly, Gal Gadot (Wonder Woman) and Ben Affleck (Batman) spoke about how the two superheroes have changed since their fight with Doomsday in Batman v Superman.

According to Gadot, Diana Prince is more mature now since her solo adventure during World War II and “understands the enemy better than anyone else.” Meanwhile, Batman is “finding hope again” in Justice League, and has to find a way to “open up and play well with others.”

Fighting side by side with Superman and witnessing his death is what really made Wonder Woman and Batman feel closer to each other.

“Since they’ve fought together, they know each other’s strengths,” said Gadot.

“They also understand the hope Superman stood for, that wa...

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God Eater 3 Officially Revealed

After teasing a new installment in the God Eater franchise several months ago, Bandai Namco has officially pulled back the curtain on God Eater 3.

For an early glimpse at the next entry in the popular action role-playing series, check out the official announcement trailer for God Eater 3 below:

There’s currently no word when or what platforms the game will be released for, with Bandai Namco only specifying that God Eater 3 will get a worldwide release for home consoles.

In the game, players will be able to team up with their fellow God Eaters and use their special God Arc weapons to slay the monstrous beasts called Aragami that are wreaking havoc upon the world.

Bandai Namco confirmed a new God Eater project was in the works by revealing a teaser trailer at Tokyo Game Show 2016...

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Which Iconic X-Men Character Isn't Returning for Marvel Legacy?

Marvel continued their major NYCC this afternoon with a panel focused on all things X-Men. It’s certainly an interesting time for the franchise, what with the start of Marvel Legacy and the return of iconic characters like Wolverine, Jean Grey and Professor X.

However, there’s one major X-Man who apparently won’t be returning to life anytime soon. Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso responded to a fan question by saying that there are currently no plans to bring back the adult version of Cyclops, who was killed during the Death of X miniseries last year.

Fans should expect here to be plenty of friction between the young and old versions of characters like Wolverine, Jean and Iceman...

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Pacific Rim: Uprising Photos Revealed

In anticipation of its upcoming trailer drop and presence at New York Comic Con, Universal has revealed a bunch of new Pacific Rim: Uprising images.

The images, which are currently exclusive to EW, show off new Jaegers Gipsy Avenger and Guardian Bravo, as well as stars John Boyega who plays new pilot Jake, Scott Eastwood as his co-pilot Lambert, and newcomer Cailee Spaeny as Amara, a plucky young wannabe.

Pacific Rim: Uprising Photos Revealed

Gipsy Avenger via Entertainment Weekly

Boyega also dropped a few plot details around Pacific Rim: Uprising (so if you want to go in fresh, stop reading now).

“Jake is the prodigal son,” Boyega told EW, concerning his relationship with Stacker Pentecost, played by Idris Elba in the original Pacific Rim...

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Flash War Will Answer Who Is the Better Flash, Barry or Wally?

During DC Comics’ Dark Nights: Metal/New Age of Heroes panel at New York Comic Con, three announcements for new stories and comic books were revealed.

First among them was “Flash War,” a new storyline from writer Joshua Williamson and Howard Porter. Williamson explained how he always gets asked who is the better Flash, Barry Allen or the classic Wally West, so he’s going to use this story to address that fan debate. It will kick off in The Flash Annual #1, out in February.

Flash War Will Answer Who Is the Better Flash, Barry or Wally?
Art by Howard Porter. (DC Comics)

A new comic that is part of DC’s new Dark Matter/New Age of Heroes line was revealed titled The Curse of Brimstone by writer Justin Jordan and artist Philip Tan...

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New Justice League Trailer Coming, Hero Images Revealed

A new trailer for Justice League will be released this coming Sunday, October 8.

Warner Bros. teased the impending arrival of the new trailer by posting a collection of new hero images on the official Justice League Twitter account. Check out the gallery below to see the new images, which spotlight Ben Affleck’s Batman, Ezra Miller’s The Flash, Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman, Jason Momoa’s Aquaman and Ray Fisher’s Cyborg.

While you patiently wait for the new trailer to arrive this weekend, check out the five new colorful Justice League character posters that were revealed earlier this week.

Justice League will be released in theaters on November 17. According to Affleck, the DC ensemble film will feature a “more traditional Batman” than BvS. For more on the upcoming film, read up on the late...

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