And just like that, another part of my childhood dies.
Actor and writer Sonia Manzano announced she’ll be leaving Sesame Street after 44 years on the show. Manzano played one of the most familiar characters on the show, Maria, who ran a repair shop in town. Across 44 years on Sesame Street, Manzano had become one of the more popular characters on the show, but some her best work actually happened off camera. As a writer for Sesame Street, Manzano racked up an impressive 15 Emmys for her work. Sonia’s departure leaves a pretty big hole for the show to fill, but she’s confident everyone will be just fine without her.
While she hasn’t announced any [...]
Ok, so maybe this isn’t an actual Walking Dead spinoff show, but I’d still totally watch it! Survivin With Daryl looks to be an upcoming YouTube series from the Layton Brothers, and features Ben Layton as Daryl Dixon. Ben has transcended the role of a mere imitation, and appears to be an exact duplicate of Reedus’ Dixon, mirroring everything from the voice to the mannerisms. In the pilot episode, we get to see Daryl teach us how to properly skin and cook some captured food, along with a few brief tips for survival in the zombie apocalypse. Check out the super hilarious video below, and if you like it, head on over to YouTube and hit that subscribe button.
The long rumored remake for Final Fantasy VII has finally been revealed and it looks amazing. Or at least the trailer does. During Sony’s press conference at E3, the first ever trailer for the remake was unveiled and the crowd on hand went absolutely berserk for it. Insanely awesome new graphics, backed by a enthralling story, will blend with a nostalgic curiosity to make this release a must have for any gamer.
FFVII was one of the first classics from the legendary library that the PS One boasted. The remake will have the original director, producer, and writers on board, which means there’s a very high chance we’ll get an equally high quality product this [...]
It’s a full show this week! Rob, Maria, and Matt have a rather lengthy talk about the new Apple Music service, Oculus, and Cyber Dust. Matt obsesses over a robot sex doll, and Rob and Maria ponder some weird VR scenarios.
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