Adi Shankar, producer of Adventure Time and more recently of Netflix's adaptation of the classic game Castlevania, is on a quest to animate all the iconic action-adventure games.Read More
Things We Saw Today: This Justice League Teaser Should Whet Your Appetite for the Upcoming Full Trailer
Are you ready for some Justice League action? Unfortunately (or fortunately, depending on your perspective), you'll have to wait until November 17 to see it in theaters.Read More
"They have their own goals independent of the men around them."
Fassbender touched on Marion Cotillard 's character and, naturally, I had some thoughts about what he said.Read More
Nobody expects the magic apple of the Spanish Inquisition!
The latest trailer reveals what the Templars are after, and why Callum Lynch must try and stop them.Read More
This Assassin’s Creed Featurette Explains the Animus, Which Never Made Sense Even In the Games, So Good Luck
So far, all of the promotional teasers and images for the Michael Fassbender-fronted Assassin's Creed movie adaptation have looked incredibly cool. But what about the story? That part... might be tricky to do well.Read More
What is this? A Spanish Inquisition?
Let's face it, moves based off of video games tend to be terrible. But it looks like Assassin's Creed will be one of the elite few to actually get it right.Read More
Ah, the soothing joy of a well-executed headshot.
Just because you’re on medication doesn’t mean the anxiety is 1000% gone. There is still residual anxiety that hangs out and likes to rear its ugly head. That’s where I discovered the joys and pleasures of the violent video game.Read More
Things We Saw Today: It’s a Wrap For John Boyega on As-Yet-Untitled Kathryn Bigelow Film About 1960s Detroit Riot
John Boyega took to Twitter to announce that he's wrapped on Kathryn Bigelow's untitled Detroit riot film.Read More
Starts at 1:00 PM PST / 4:00PM EST.
Tune in right here at 1:00PM PST / 4:00PM EST for Ubisoft's E3 2016 livestream. We'll be watching as well, and you can catch our live reactions over on Twitter: @TheMarySue.Read More
Happy Tuesday! It's time to share our weekly pull list from the Mary Sue's Pull Wisely crew: me, Jessica Lachenal, and Teresa Jusino.Read More
If you were hoping that, one day, the chosen one would show up and bring balance to video game movies (sorry, too much Star Wars lately), Assassin's Creed has the potential. However, like all video game movies, there's a strong possibility that it will succumb to the dark side—as in, it could be awful.Read More
Let's compare notes: how many big-budget contemporary video games have a female protagonist?Read More
An interview with AC Syndicate's Melissa MacCoubrey.
We talked to Melissa MacCoubrey (@Melqartiii), one of the writers of Assassin's Creed: Syndicate, to get a better idea of the process Ubisoft went through in developing the lauded character of Evie Frye, Master Assassin.Read More
Running and fighting the same way every year since 2007.
Hey, have you played the new Assassin's Creed? It kind of plays like every other game in the series, with nearly decade-old parkour and combat mechanics. If you've avoided it, you're not alone; low sales numbers show that the franchise is growing stale. But here are five ways to help rebuild the Assassin brotherhood from the ground up.Read More
Insert other feline-related puns here.
This cosplay, inspired by the look of Michelle Pfeiffer's Catwoman in Batman Returns, is utterly fabulous. Model Violet Love is featured in a series of photos that certainly evoke the overall mood of the film.Read More
Is there enough Charlotte de la Vega?
Welcome to the new Pull Wisely, TMS’ new video comic review series! Join the illustrious Jessica Lachenal and me as we go in-depth into a new comic. We’ll be offering reviews, critiques, and all sorts of thinks and feels about a brand new issue every single week… when we’re not making silly jokes and puns about it. You know how things go around here at The Mary Sue.Read More
Assassin's Creed Syndicate will have the franchise's first transgender character, and his name is Ned Wynert.Read More
"And over here is the Ubisoft roller coaster of game quality!" (<3 Ubisoft.)
Rayman Raving Rabbids was one of the best things to come from the Nintendo Wii—not really because the game was incredibly great, but because the Rabbids are so darn entertaining. Well, Ubisoft is putting that franchise and others to good use in the real world as they prepare to open their very own theme park. (Hopefully rides won't all be waggle-based.)Read More
Titan Comics' upcoming comic adaptation of the Assassin's Creed games will star a brand new lady assassin character named Charlotte de la Cruz; she sports the iconic hooded look in several of the variant covers released today.Read More
SHHHHHHH. Stop laughing. He's trying to brood.
Some day, in some distant time, video game movies will succeed comic book movies and have their own oversaturated golden age—and they'll range in quality largely from mediocre to great, and everything will be awesome. Unfortunately, we're stuck in the present.Read More