Life Is a Game So Fight for Survival: A Look Back at Battle Royale

This weekend marked the release of The Belko Experiment, the long-awaited collaboration between genre stalwarts James Gunn and Greg McLean which pits a group of office workers in a scenario where they’re forced to kill each other at the behest a… Continue Reading

One-Shot Manga Battle Royale: Angels’ Border Heading Our Way in June

Post Thumb: /may14/brangelss.jpg We know there are a lot of Battle Royale fans who frequent this site so when word came of a one-shot manga from VIZ Media heading our way written by Koushun Takami, author of the original novel,… Continue Reading

TCA: The CW on Supernatural Season 9; More about The Originals, The Selection, Cult, and Battle Royale

Post Thumb: /studios/thecw.jpg It was The CW’s turn to shine at the Television Critics Association’s winter 2013 session today, and president Mark Pedowitz touched on all the network’s shows that are of interest to genre fans, including a possible ninth… Continue Reading

The CW President Mark Pedowitz Offers Updates on Battle Royale, Supernatural, The Selection, and More

Source Name: Deadline Source Url: Post Thumb: /studios/thecw.jpg The Television Critics Association’s summer press tour is under way, and The CW’s president Mark Pedowitz has shed more light on new projects “The Selection” and “Battle Royale” along with passing… Continue Reading

The CW Looking to Bring Battle Royale to the Small Screen as a Weekly Series

Source Name: The Los Angeles Times Source Url:,0,5414971.story Post Thumb: /jan12/br.jpg Sometimes news comes our way that immediately starts making our heads hurt. This is one of those times. An American remake of the classic Japanese film Battle Royale… Continue Reading

Dates Set for Grimm Up North’s 2012 Grimmfest Film Festival; More Summer Screenings Announced

Post Thumb: /aug11/grimmthumb.jpg The dates have been set for Grimmfest 2012, Grimm Up North’s annual festival of horror and cult movies. It gears into action in Manchester, UK, this October 4th-7th at The Dancehouse theatre. From the Press Release: A… Continue Reading

New York Asian Film Festival Announces 2011 Lineup

Source Name: Subway Cinema News Source Url: Post Thumb: /jun11/nyaff.jpg The New York Asian Film Festival turns ten years old in 2011, and while this year’s offerings are light on horror, we’d be remiss if we didn’t recognize the… Continue Reading