Pacific Rim: Uprising
Actor John Boyega has been spotted in Jaegar armor filming scenes in Australia for the “Pacific Rim” sequel. Steven S. DeKnight helms the follow-up to Guillermo del Toro’s 2013 mecha vs. kaiju movie. Scott Eastwood, Cailee Spaeny, and Jing Tian also star with a February 2018 release targeted. [Source: Instagram]
A listing on Gameseek in the UK appears to have suggested that the Nintendo Switch console will be released in stores on March 17th and will be priced around £199 (USD$245). Gameseek has now removed the date completely from their site. Nintendo has previously officially confirmed a March release but hadn’t set a specific date. [Source: Game Seek]
D.A. Pennebaker’s vintage concert film “Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars” will score a theatrical re-release across Europe on March 7th as part of a celebration of the life and music of David Bowie. Tickets for the screenings will be on sale from January 11th.
CinEvents is organising the event which includes a new film produced by Mojo magazine exclusively for this screening. The documentary/concert film captures Bowie and his band performing at London’s Hammersmith Odeon on July 3rd 1973. [Source: Variety]
The Walking Dead
Robert Kirkman, creator of “The Walking Dead” comic and a producer on the AMC series adaptation, says that though he can’t say how long the series will survive, he’s positive about the show’s chances for at least a few years.
He tells Comicbook.com: “No telling how long the show will last. Very hopeful we will last to Season 10 and beyond.” Despite a ratings hit this season, the show remains far and beyond the most watched show on cable.
NetherRealm Studios’ has revealed that “Injustice 2,” the sequel to the DC Comics inspired fighting game “Injustice: Gods Among Us” release date on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One for May 16th.
For the first time gamers can take control of how their characters look, fight and develop across a variety of game modes. Batman, Superman, Supergirl and Aquaman take on new villains like Atrocitus and Gorilla Grodd. [Source: NetherRealm Studios]