Talking about the sequel to Blade Runner in Metro, Ridley Scott seems to have finally settled an argument that’s been raging for over 30 years… “It’s not a rumour – it’s happening. With Harrison Ford? I don’t know yet. Is he too old? Well, he was a Nexus-6 so we don’t know how long he can live [laughs]. And that’s all I’m going to say at this stage.”
Remake Of The Week
From the man who brought you the Death Star “trench run” using the minimalist magic of Minecraft, Paradise Decay, comes another classic scene from the original Star Wars trilogy. The virtual set took over two months to design and build, and the video itself requiring nearly a week to film and sync with the movie’s actual soundtrack.
Chess Set Of The Week
Another version of that battle on Hoth. This is just stunning, but, we think, not so practical for actually playing with. Created by Brickplace Custom, discovered via Geeks Are Sexy.
Is it just us, or does this border on animal cruelty? Talking of which…
Animal Uprising Of The Week
PETA (People For The Ethical Treatment Of Animals) has launched a campaign against Pokémon Black And White 2, stating that it promotes animal cruelty and likening the way Pokémon are treated to the treatment of abused animals. PETA has even released a spoof game on its website in which Pokémon fight back against their trainers. Vive la revolution!
Animated Gif Of The Week
Proving that the best things often do come in small packages, the whole of Raiders Of The Lost Ark (well, nearly) in teeny-tiny form.
Deleted Scene Of The Week
Discover why that Cave Troll in The Fellowship Of The Ring was so cranky.
Obligatory Portal Award Of The Week
Portal core cookies, submitted to Cheezburger by aikathedog.
Marching Band Of The Week
The halftime performance of The Ohio State University Marching Band, during an American football game against Nebraska. The band plays popular themes from games including Space Invaders, Pokemon, Mario, Zelda and Tetris with absolutely stunningly choreographed coordinated marching to go with it.