Movies: Samuel L. Jackson has joined the cast of Spike Lee's Oldboy live action film, based on Garon Tsuchiya and Nobuaki Minegishi's manga of the same name. [Los Angeles Times]

Picks: JK Parkin was kind enough to invite me to participate in Robot 6's weekly "What Are You Reading?" feature - and also to note my love of pugs. [Robot 6]


Movies: Ma-Ma puts the Judges on lockdown in a new Clip from Dredd 3D. [Den of Geek]

Toys: Andrea Petrachi's kitbashed robots merge vintage tech with assorted parts for awesome sculptures. [Kotaku]

Gaming: New images of the Nintendo 3DS port of Dragon Ball Heroes, Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission, gives players an idea of what to expect of the card-based battler when the title drops in Japan this spring. [Crunchyroll]

Digital: A new line of titles from upstart publisher Contraband Comics will launch on August 22 exclusively on iVerse. [ICv2]


Tokusatsu: This past weekend at Power Morphicon, Saban introduced its Power Rangers Mega Force cast (in their Goseiger suits) and showed off clips including footage from Super Sentai 199 Hero Great War. [JEFusion]