I live near the Hong Kong escalator and ride it back up from work everyday. It’s pretty awesome. Sleeping Dogs did a nice job recreating the city.
It’s io9, you will be outnumbered here by the anti-Snyder feelings until the movie actually comes out.
Everyone needs a hobby, and io9 commentators need to feel good by unleashing their snark on a Zack Snyder movie.
Your outrage is seriously off base. It’s not about how white people “can’t” practice martial arts. It’s about how the actual character of Iron Fist was one designed to make seemingly “exotic” aspects of East Asian culture more accessible to a primarily Caucasian audience. THAT’S WHY THE CHARACTER, WHO WAS SPAWNED OUT… Read more
Why is whiteness the default setting and the best one when it comes to tackling race and class? There is NO reason a person of Asian heritage couldn’t be a billionaire spoiled kid, nor any reason why these themes couldn’t have been investigated by an actor of mixed race. There is nothing in Danny’s canon that… Read more
Here’s a logical, non-emotional reason to rebuy legally - Unlike console games which you can usually emulate pretty easily, a lot of these older PC games are bitch to get working on modern machines, even if you find a working torrent. The time it’ll take to set ‘em up and get them running is often worth more than the… Read more
smh at the dude talking about 30 FPS porn
Stop beating this dead horse, io9.
Are you seriously comparing breast cancer with the marketing strategy for a movie? Seriously?
Interesting... Here in Hong Kong we got the international poster too, which I saw in the subway the other day and felt was very forgettable. Seeing the original poster, in comparison, actually makes me want to watch this movie! But then again, I understand English, so... :\