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Taiwanese metal band CHTHONIC music app game ‘Rhythm Crusher’ available worldwide

Taiwanese metal band CHTHONIC music app game ‘Rhythm Crusher’ available worldwide

After more than six months of development, the ChthoniC mobile app game “CHTHONIC – Rhythm Crusher” is now available for iPhone and iPad users worldwide. The app, which includes 12 classic works from ChthoniC’s six studio albums, is a rare rhythm game for mobile devices using exclusively heavy metal music. Players can play solo or connect online to challenge other fans, and all five members of ChthoniC can be used in the game. Developed by Chun-Mu Mediatek, “CHTHONIC – Rhythm […]

ARTSPLOITATION FILMS announce acquisition of three new horror films

ARTSPLOITATION FILMS announce acquisition of three new horror films

Artsploitation Films is pleased to announce the acquisitions of three new cutting edge international horror films all by young and upcoming directors: HORROR STORIES, MEMORY OF THE DEAD and WITHER will all be given full stateside releases by the new label based in Philadelphia. President and CEO Ray Murray said about all three films: “With this trio, we go deeper into our horror series (the other release being Hidden in the Woods). The three films here are truly edgy, stylish […]

Nader Sadek ‘MAYHEM’ art exhibit opens today in Philadelphia

Nader Sadek ‘MAYHEM’ art exhibit opens today in Philadelphia

Famed artist and visual effects director and driving force behind the all-star death metal project that bears his name, NADER SADEK is being featured as part of a group exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia. The exhibit, which runs from February 6th until July 28th, 2013, will feature masks worn by Attila Cshiar during his performances with Sunn O))) and Mayhem. The masks where designed and fabricated by Nader Sadek in his NYC studio in 2007. Mayhem […]

AVANTASIA reveal ‘The Mystery Of Time’ artwork

AVANTASIA reveal ‘The Mystery Of Time’ artwork

Highly-acclaimed British fantasy artist Rodney Matthews (Thin Lizzy, Asia, Nazareth, Magnum) is the talent behind AVANTASIA’s album artwork for The Mystery Of Time. States AVANTASIA mastermind Tobias Sammet: “It is a great honor for me to have Rodney create the artwork . . . Since the new album is a conceptual album and its story has a magical and enchanting atmosphere, there was no other painter I could think of to create the artwork. I’ve had several creative conversations with […]

Metal Life Magazine Exclusive Interview With Matt Hawkins (Top Cow Productions)

Metal Life Magazine Exclusive Interview With Matt Hawkins (Top Cow Productions)

MetalLife.com Interview With Matt Hawkins (Top Cow Productions)  By: Eva Jarkiewicz Date: Jan, 2013 The other day Eva from Metal Life Magazine sat down with Matt Hawkins, President/COO of Top Cow Productions, Co-Creator/Writer of Think Tank to discuss a variety of Top Cow projects. I recently had the pleasure of having lunch with Matt Hawkins, this time we enjoyed Rush Street in Culver City. Before getting down to business we took the time to relax and catch up a little since it […]

AMORPHIS reveal ‘Circle’ cover artwork and track list

AMORPHIS reveal ‘Circle’ cover artwork and track list

Finnish masters of melacholic dark metal, AMORPHIS, have revealed the cover artwork and track listing to their upcoming 11th studio album Circle. The album is set to be released on April 19, 2013 (Europe) and April 30 (North America) via Nuclear Blast records. Circle, The follow-up to 2011’s highly successful masterpiece The Beginning Of Times (Finnish charts: #1, German charts: #16) was produced and mixed by no less than HYPOCRISY and PAIN mastermind Peter Tagtgren (CHILDREN OF BODOM, CELTIC FROST, […]

new still from upcoming thriller FRANKENSTEIN’S ARMY

new still from upcoming thriller FRANKENSTEIN’S ARMY

On Saturday, January 26th, MPI/Dark Sky Film’s highly anticipated FRANKENSTEIN’S ARMY will have its World Premiere in director Richard Raaphorst’s homeland at the Rotterdam International Film Festival. To celebrate the world premiere, Dark Sky has released two new stills from the film. The first still features a Machete Zombot in the corpse cooler: The second still features Viktor (Karel Roden) in his laboratory, a Machete Worker Zombot standing sentry: FRANKENSTEIN’S ARMY takes place toward the end of World War II, […]

After Dark Films kicks off After Dark Originals 2 with DARK CIRLCES

After Dark Films kicks off After Dark Originals 2 with DARK CIRLCES

After Dark Films kicks off After Dark Originals 2 with its first chilling feature of the new series that will send shivers down your spine. DARK CIRCLES, written and directed by Writer-Director Paul Soter (of Broken Lizard infamy, the team behind CLUB DREAD, SUPER TROOPERS and BEERFEST and starring Pell James (The Lincoln Lawyer) and Johnathon Schaech (That Thing You Do). “Hopefully this will serve as some kind of cinematic equivalent of birth control.” — Paul Soter, Writer/Director of Dark […]

85TH Oscars to feature special celebration of James Bond

85TH Oscars to feature special celebration of James Bond

The 85th Academy Awards® will include a tribute to the James Bond movie franchise, which is celebrating its 50th Anniversary this year, the telecast’s producers announced today. “We are very happy to include a special sequence on our show saluting the Bond films on their 50th birthday,” said producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron. “Starting with ‘Dr. No’ back in 1962, the 007 movies have become the longest-running motion picture franchise in history and a beloved global phenomenon.” The 85th […]

Metal Life Magazine Exclusive Interview with Marc Silvestri – Top Cow Productions

Metal Life Magazine Exclusive Interview with Marc Silvestri – Top Cow Productions

MetalLife.com Interview With Marc Silvestri  By: Eva Jarkiewicz Date: Aug, 2012 Eva from Metal Life Magazine was able to connect with Marc Silvestri, founder of Top Cow Productions and Cyber Force creator, via phone to discuss the Cyber Force Returns Kickstarter and what Top Cow is doing in an attempt to change the “landscape of mainstream comics in the US”. Be sure to check out our related story Top Cow – Kickstarting the Comic Book Industry? After sorting out some pesky cell phone […]

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