Saturday, August 11, 2012

Breaking Links (Avengers 2, Game Consoles, and More!)

Image by knightowls. Major thanks to Kat Chen for pointing that out!
Aside from the fact that I still have a horrible wracking cough (sounds awful, but actually isn’t all that bad), this has been a pretty cool week. Found out a lot of wonderful things about a lot of wonderful people, so I’m feeling the love and wanting to share!

Come closer! I must hug you!

Oh well. Guess I’ll have to give you links instead.

1. In dibs! news, Ouya is a kickstarter funded woman-created gaming console that’s going to retail for just $99! Seeking to unite the worlds of casual gamers and more hardcore console jockeys, Ouya has an Android-based operating system, and looks like it’s going to be a pretty big step forward for the industry. Or, if not that, then at least pretty cool. Check out the specs here, and a fun new game you should totally be playing here.

2. In squeeeeeee news, Joss Whedon has been confirmed as the writer-director of Avengers 2, which should put all of our nervous hearts at ease. He’s kind of a little bit good at this. It’s also pretty cool to think that prior to Avengers he’d never directed a hit movie, and now they’re giving him another one! He’s also contracted to help Marvel develop some TV shows, and I just want to say that I am pumped. Check out the full story here.

3. In urgh-you’re-a-good-person news, Misha Collins from Supernatural has long been a celeb-crush of mine. Or rather, a celeb-friend-crush. I mostly just want to get some tea and pick his brain. Anyway, a few years ago he started a non-profit with his Twitter followers called Random Acts. They just completed their second trip down to Haiti to help build new structures for towns devastated by the earthquake a few years back. Click here to read more about the trip and find out more about how you can help! It’s pretty cool.

4. In yes-more-Game-of-Thrones-jokes news, the good folks over at Cracked! have made a really funny video about the psychological effects of watching Game of Thrones, especially if you play the companion game, Game of Thrones: The Game (of Thrones). It’s funny. Trust me.

'Game of Thrones': The Board Game -- powered by

5. In best-kind-of-progress, Garry Trudeau’s Doonesbury will be hitting an important turning point soon. The main character of the daily strip (which is one of my faves) will be shifting from Michael Doonesbury to his daughter, Alex. It’s a pretty cool announcement, especially given that this is really the first time anything like this has happened. Check out the full story here, and if you aren’t, you should read Doonesbury. True facts.

6. In yes-two-videos news, I don’t actually have a lot to say about this video except to explain that as we contemplate the pictures Curiosity is sending back from Mars, it’s good to get a larger perspective on our cosmos. And I suggest that we all do it by watching this awesome time lapse vid of the night sky. Seriously, pop on some Enya and just chill to this.

Well, that’s it for this week! Tune in tomorrow at 6pm PDT for Crossover Appeal (you can find us on Facebook and Google+), and we’ll be back on Monday.

If you feel like there’s anything we missed, or you want to promote your own stuff, do it in the links below!



  2. Use the lucky patcher at to keep the link from breaking and providing the best gaming experience.

    1. Hey, I really like this blog and it was very helpful for me to thank you so much. Also, check out our blog.
      KineMaster Diamond APK

  3. Download thousands of games and apps on the aptoide application at This is a good application that I often use

  4. Download thousands of games and apps on the aptoide application at This is a good application that I often use

  5. Thanks for sharing, I just like the valuable info you provide for your articles. I'll bookmark your weblog and take a look at once more right here regularly.

    movierulz plz

    New comedy movies

    Raksha bandhan quotes

    free amazon prime account


    jio rockers

  6. Download Lucky Patcher APK – latest version – Mod for Android to remove ads, make in-app purchases for free, and rewrite many apps to do what you want them lucky patcher

  7. great article its really helpfull for me thanks for sharing

  8. Wow, nice post. I really liked it. I love to share it with my friends and family members. I have also written the similar post that
    IDM Serial Key
    Spotify Premium APK
    Dragon City Mod APK
    AVG Cleaner Pro APK
    8 Ball Pool Mod APK
    uTorrent Pro APK
    Amazon Prime Mod APK

  9. Instagram MOD APK instagram apk latest Download 2020 (Many Features Unlocked)· Download Instagram Mod APK – Latest version free unlimited features

  10. Hey if you love whatsapp then please check this amazing mod known as fmwhatsapp & download hamraaz app

  11. Astonishing learning and I get a kick out of the chance to impart this sort of data to my companions and expectation they like it they why I do ARK Survival Evolved PC Download

  12. free download
    Internet Download Manager Crack Patch with the full latest version is the most popular software for downloading videos, documents, and most fast speed software.
    IDM Crack Download 64 bit is a tool to increase the downloading speed, resume, and schedule download.

  13. An interesting dialogue is price comment. I feel that it is best to write more on this matter, it may not be a taboo topic however usually individuals are not enough to talk on such topics. To the next. Cheers. Thor the Dark World PC Download

  14. I think this is an informative post and it is very useful and knowledgeable. therefore, I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this article. WWE 2K20 PC Download

  15. Thanks for Sharing such an amazing article. Keep working... Your Site is very nice, and it's very helping us.. this post is unique and interesting, thank you for sharing this awesome information

    Udyog Sarathi App 2021 | Udyog Sarathi App Download

  16. Thanks for Sharing such an amazing article. Keep working... Your Site is very nice, and it's very helping us.. this post is unique and interesting, thank you for sharing this awesome information

    Happymod APK

  17. Backuptrans Android iPhones WhatsApp Transfer Free Download: It is always wise to find a tool to help users manage messages, including MMS/SMS, for their android and iPhone devices. Through this application, users can smoothly backup and restore messages include photos, videos, and other attached files on the computer.DOWNLOAD Backuptrans Android iPhones It is very easy to use its users just to connect their Android and iPhone to their system and then click transfer within a short period. It provides all facilities which you required to transfer any files.

  18. Thanks for sharing that post. See the I love it!!!
    Do you know about GBWhatsApp. This app have many feature. Try that.Download free Minecraft game for your pc and android. See the Dramafire. Teamviewer alternatives are available. Are you music lover see Spotify premium apk article.

  19. Thanks for sharing this valuable information to our vision. You have posted a trust worthy blog keep sharing.

    Derivative Calculator
    How to find the height of a trapezoid
    Area of a Rectangle

  20. Thank you for posting such a great article! BIPARD It contains wonderful and helpful posts. Keep up the good work

  21. Thanks for sharing, great article. descargar sonidos whatsapp what do you think?

  22. You can play great avengers and marvel games on

  23. this pics are so beautiful. thanks for sharing these information with all of us. Kinemaster Lite

  24. The popularity of various applications is also increasing in view of the growing demand for Smartphone. Sometimes the demand for all such programs or apps like
    Lucky Patcher Mod APK in our smart phone increases. We are definitely looking for programs that have numerous benefits.

  25. Almost any online gamer favors enough wow classic tbc gold, nevertheless most players don’t want to execute any activity in the game to get gold. People can implement the MMOGAH platform to tbc easy gold farming without undertaking any pursuit. Through the use of this specific site, a person can obtain more understanding about wow classic tbc gold.

  26. A gaming fanatic can ideally receive wow classic tbc gold via a number of ways, including farming material, grinding mobs, and doing tasks, however most game enthusiasts favor to grab gold via the MMOGAH platform. When you have a look at this amazing site, you can get a lot more information regarding wow classic tbc gold.

  27. This comment has been removed by the author.

  28. With the assistance of classic wow gold, players can get a number of items in the game without obstacles, including, potions, gear, enchantments, plus much more. It is also simpler to raid and level up by using gold within the game. By making use of this important site, a person can acquire more knowledge about classic wow gold.

  29. Having the Path of exile currency is much simpler for everybody through the help of the MMOGAH online store. MMOGAH helps every individual to receive the currency through safeguarded delivery methods. By utilizing this site, everyone can get more information about the Path of exile currency.

  30. Lucky Patcher is a useful application software designed for patching and modifying files in a format .apk lucky patcher mod apk is suitable for many Android games and programs. There are such games and applications that have a standardized code for interaction with the app store, but at the same time quite powerful protective tools against all kinds of changes.