Comics, Video Games

Somebody Wants to Take You for a Ride


Looks like the intro to Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 got leaked in an alley behind the internet. Like the game itself, the intro is very exciting, flashy, and mostly incomprehensible. Two things: 1) I wonder what those other cinematics were, then? The ones wheer Deadpool is fighting Dante and the like? Were they just promos? Are they game endings? 2) I would totally play a game where Mayor Mike Haggar runs around with a lead pipe and Felicia from DarkStalkers on his back. (Via Gamma Squad)

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Robert Bricken is one of the original co-founders of the site formerly known as Topless Robot, and its first editor-in-chief, serving from 2008-12. He brought the site to prominence with “nerd news, humor and self-loathing” as its motto, raising it from total internet obscurity to a readership in the millions, with help from his savage “FAQ” movie reviews and Fan Fiction Fridays. Under his tenure Topless Robot was covered by Gawker, Wired, Defamer, New York magazine, ABC News, and others, and his articles have been praised by Roger Ebert, Avengers actor Clark Gregg, comedian and The Daily Show correspondent John Hodgman, the stars of Mystery Science Theater 3000 and Rifftrax, and others. He is currently the managing editor of Despite decades as both an amateur and professional nerd, he continues to be completely unprepared for either the zombie apocalypse or the robot uprising.