As promised, Empire kept releasing new X-Men: Days of Future Past covers until 3am EST last night; most of them were of characters we’ve seen before, but the Sentinel that will menace the X-Men in the future is definitely new. Plus, the best looks at Bishop, Sunspot, Warpath and more! via io9
NEW Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor walkthrough is making my inner fantasy geek freak out
Warner Bros and Monolith have finally shown off some gameplay of their upcoming next-gen open-world romp though Middle-earth and damn is looking sexy. Now, we all know it’s early days but for a pre-Alpha showing it’s hitting all the right notes. The mocap for the Orcs is looking as fiendish as I had hoped and the Nemesis System is aiming to bring something new to big open-world RPGs. Shadow of Mordor is slated for mid 2014 on PS4 and Xbox One.
Kevin Francis Gray’s 2005 body of work was so hugely appealing: London youths—the freaks and oft-romanticized street tribes of the East End—were cast as towering Rodin-like figures. These figures wore jeans, tanks, and sneakers; their faces obscured by hoodies and veils. It was urban ghetto-gothic street style immortalized in ancient materials like bronze, marble, and black resin. A once fleeting feeling was rendered permanent, mythical almost.