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Blackity Black MECCA Convention with Maia Crown Williams [Interview]
One of the conventions that have been a regular visit for me as a vendor is MECCAcon in Detroit. Founded in October of 2013 by Maia Crown Williams, Midwest Ethnic Convention for Comics and Art  (MECCAcon) is a division of Amonyet Enterprises that runs large comic book and literacy conventions, international film festivals, and art residencies[...]
Detroit: Become Human
Quantic Dream's Detroit: Become Human has finally gotten its release date and it is not far away at all. Detroit: Become Human has been in a weird spot for a little while The game was first criticised last year for its PlayStation Experience trailer which featured a rather graphic depiction of domestic violence, leaving many to wonder[...]
'Justified' Producers Tap Elmore Leonard Detroit Novels For TV Series
So it looks like Carl Beverly and Sarah Timberman will be making a return trip to the world of Elmore Leonard, as the Justified executive producers have optioned three of the late author's Detroit novels as the source material for a new television series to be marketed to cable and streaming networks Working through their[...]
New TV Spot For Kathryn Bigelow's 'Detroit'
It's a movie based on the civil unrest that rocked the city of Detroit in the summer of 1967 With Bigelow behind the camera we are going to see a movie that isn't going to flinch for a second when it comes to how bad things can get and how horrible human beings can be[...]
John Boyega New Film Tells The True Story Of Violence In 1967 Detroit
Detroit tells the true story of the riots in the summer of 1967, one of the darkest moments of civil unrest in American history The film is from Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker, Zero Dark Thirty) and stars John Boyega, Will Poulter, Algee Smith, John Krasinski and Anthony Mackie. Detroit will be in theaters August 4th. https://youtu.be/HFeWsDpy9y0Video[...]
Not So Fast, Detroit: Become Human And Dreams Are Not Confirmed For 2017
Yesterday, I wrote about a video PlayStation shared that suggested that Detroit: Become Human was confirmed for a 2017 title. Well, it seems PlayStation may have pulled the throttle a little too quick on that one Speaking to a fan over Twitter, Playstation boss Shuhei Yoshida said that the trailer contained a mistake regarding bother Dreams[...]
New PlayStation Video Seems To Confirm Detroit: Become Human For 2017
We've not heard from Detroit: Become Human in a long, long time The game showed at E3, but bar that, it has been almost radio silent from Quantic Dream. However, we do have a nice new detail, and that is we aren't too far from the game The title turned up in this PlayStation 4 sizzle[...]
Detroit Become Human Shows Off Extensive Player Choice In E3 Trailer
They've made a name on it, and, if nothing else, generally put out fascinating titles based on the idea of narrative choice, for good or for ill. In the trailer, it's hard to know if anything has changed during Detroit Become Human's production, but what was shown tonight at Sony's E3 Press Conference looked different to[...]
Quantic Dream Announce New Game Detroit
Their narrative heavy content is quite controversial, but seeing what they do next will always be fascinating, to me anyways. Today at Sony's Paris Game Week conference, developer lead David Cage announced their next game, Detroit It focuses on Kara, an Android, and seems to be focused on her trying to figure out 'life' as a[...]
Did Zack Snyder Defend Aquaman On The Radio?
Batman v Superman is currently filming in Detroit and when the DJ's on a local radio station 97.1 The Ticket started saying disparaging things about Aquaman… things got interesting A man called in and identified himself as Zack and said he was on the way to the set He said he called in to defend[...]
Writers Looking For A Place To Live – The Motor City May Be For You
Detroit, Michigan is the first major city in the country to declare bankruptcy It's economically devastated and filled with abandoned homes There's an organization called Write-A-House that is trying to match up writers and those abandon homes. This unique program takes volunteers and teaches them the skills to refurbish the abandon homes then takes those homes[...]
One More Uncanny Avengers #1 Variant For Detroit Fanfare Comic Con
If it didn't already have enough covers, here's an exclusive Uncanny Avengers #1 cover for the Detroit Fanfare held on October 26th, 27th and 28th, by Ryan Stegman, who will be a guest at the show. And while you're at it, here's an advance look at an X-Men Legacy variant from Pascual Ferry… If it didn't[...]
Avengers Movie Only Has A $40 Million Budget?
That was $140 million, more like $200 million in today's money. Well, the Plain Dealer reports that the Ohio governor is trying to attract a Marvel/Disney movie with a budget of $40 million to film in Cleveland, previously scheduled for Detroit. Which is The Avengers. But $40 million? Okay that may just be the amount spent filming in location[...]
Frozen In Time – James Hodson's Race
He told My Fox Detroit "it's very important for scleroderma patients to have that type of a support structure To have somebody to lean on, whether it's a family member or a close friend, and she's definitely that for me She's the strength when I need it." For those who would like to support Hodson and[...]