Latest Articles for Author: Caitlin George

Last-gen flashback: ‘rule of rose’ (2006)

Last-Gen Flashback: ‘Rule of Rose’ (2006)

Though many recall the glory days of survival horror (which lasted roughly from the late 90s to the mid 00s), few remember a chilling 2006 title called Rule of Rose. Those who had the good fortune (or misfortune, as some might see it) of playing it remember it as, if nothing else, a creepy and…

Indiana jones and the push for a fifth film

Indiana Jones And The Push For A Fifth Film

When everyone’s favorite archaeologist Dr. Henry “Indiana” Jones rode off into the sunset at the end of 1989’s Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, few expected the character or his beloved film franchise (which also included 1981’s Raiders of the Lost Ark and 1984’s Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom) to ever return to…

‘silent hills’: everything we know so far

‘Silent Hills’: Everything We Know So Far

Last August, Sony made available a downloadable demo called “P.T.” (which, it was later revealed, stood for “playable trailer”) that was developed by a company named 7780s Studio. Those who downloaded this trailer and played it discovered that it was actually a preview for Konami’s newest entry in its legendary video game series Silent Hill,…

Youth cites “dexter” as inspiration for murder that he committed

Youth Cites “Dexter” As Inspiration For Murder That He Committed

Youth violence has unfortunately become a common headliner in modern news coverage. Last January proved no different for British news consumers, who opened their newspapers, turned on their televisions, and checked their favorite websites to see the face of Steven Miles. Dexter Inspired Murder? Miles, a 16-year-old whom his peers noted for his odd behavior,…

Ebay and payment division, paypal, to split into two separate companies

eBay And Payment Division, PayPal, To Split Into Two Separate Companies

After many years of a functional joint operation that bordered on symbiosis, eBay’s board of directors has decided to split the parent company from its payment division, PayPal, and make the latter its own company. eBay/Paypal Split Although the news may come as a shock to most online shoppers (or anyone familiar with e-commerce, for…

Last-gen flashback: the ‘dino crisis’ series

Last-Gen Flashback: The ‘Dino Crisis’ Series

Pretty much any gamer who was around in the 90s will rave about the glory days of video game publisher CAPCOM’s ultra-successful survival horror series, Resident Evil. A select group of those gamers—comprised mainly of huge Resident Evil fans and hardcore survival horror enthusiasts—will also reminiscent about a lesser known survival horror series published by…

Amanda Bynes Hit With New DUI Charge

It seems that 28-year-old actress-turned-fashion prodigy Amanda Bynes has landed herself in hot water with the law again. After making it two years into a three-year probation period that was slapped on her due to a reckless driving charge (brought on by a DUI that she received in 2012 and two hit-and-run incidents in which…

Kevin smith officially announces ‘clerks iii’

Kevin Smith Officially Announces ‘Clerks III’

Whine-and-diners of Quick Stop Groceries and Mooby’s can rejoice: Kevin Smith, writer and director of Clerks and Clerks II, has officially green-lit a third and final entry in his sharp-tongued film series about the everyday lives of people who stand behind the counter and ring the register for a living. Perhaps because of its heart…

Researchers accidentally make crude light sabers

Researchers Accidentally Make Crude Light Sabers

Star Wars geeks may not have to wait much longer to get their hands on real-life light sabers. A joint effort between the physicists of Harvard University and those of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has unearthed a way to solidify light. According to Harvard physics professor Mikhail Lukin, this new technology is a theoretical…

“resident evil: revelations 2” reveals return of two characters

“Resident Evil: Revelations 2” Reveals Return Of Two Characters

In an exciting new twist, CAPCOM has forgone its usually choices of Resident Evil leading characters (namely Chris Redfield, Jill Valentine, and Leon Kennedy) and instead opted to shine the spotlight on Chris’s younger sister Claire in the upcoming Resident Evil: Revelations 2. Claire’s Comeback Claire, as longtime fans of the series know, first appeared…

Top five most memorable ‘silent hill’ antagonists of all time

Top Five Most Memorable ‘Silent Hill’ Antagonists Of All Time

The sleepy little resort town of Silent Hill may hold peaceful weekends full of sailing and sight-seeing for its tourists, but what it has in store for its protagonists is a whole other monster (literally!). Wandering the streets of Silent Hill has never been a walk in the park for the survival horror series’s stars…

An incredible look at ‘fatal frame’ through the years

An Incredible Look at ‘Fatal Frame’ Through The Years

Earlier this year, Tecmo Koei announced the long-awaited next entry in its sleeper-hit franchise, Fatal Frame, entitled Project Zero: Nuregarasu no Miku (Fatal Frame: the Black-Haired Shrine Maiden). Shrine Maiden will be the fifth major entry in the series, which also includes a remake of the second game and a 3DS spin-off. Before Shrine Maiden…

Last-gen flashback: ‘haunting ground’ (2005)

Last-Gen Flashback: ‘Haunting Ground’ (2005)

When fans of survival horror reminisce about the glory days of the genre—which lasted roughly from the late 90s to the early 00s—they typically think of classic titles such as Resident Evil, Silent Hill, and Fatal Frame. Not many remember or have even heard of a 2005 underground title released by CAPCOM (the same company…

HeForShe: Emma Watson Launches UN Women’s Campaign

Some might deem it magical that a child star should grow up to be as socially conscious and determined to do as much good in the world as the character for which she became famous for portraying. That is apparently what happened to Emma Watson, the young actress whose name the world learned when she…