Read now while you’re still able to connect words into sentences and paragraphs. This is frat boy 101, a guidebook to killing kegs, a Spring Break champ training manual. It is what it is, bro. Don’t hate.
Here’s some fuel for your superhero fetish: The limited-edition, 10-disc Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One Collection includes a replica of Nick Fury’s iconic briefcase packed with Blu-ray 3D & Blu-ray versions of The Avengers; Captain America: The First Avenger and Thor, plus Blu-ray versions of Iron Man; Iron Man 2 & The Incredible Hulk.
Give your eyes a rest form the screen and read this book about the early days of the Facebook empire from an insider’s perspective. Unfortunately it won’t solve your anti-social social addiction or improve your damaged sense of personal identity but it will illuminate the business culture of this iconic company.
Reject, jerk, genius comedy duo Jay & Silent Bob, aren’t just international superstars in their own minds. They’re the real deal. This 4-hour disc takes you across the pond to three sold-out live shows from their 2012 stage tour.
Just watching HBO’s Game Of Thrones isn’t enough. Diehard fantasy fans of America’s most popular cable series definitely need more. This hardcover book delivers: set photos, production and costume designs, storyboards, and insider stories give you more of what you’re fiending for.
All the awesomeness packed into this 25th anniversary Street Fighter Collector’s set is enough to cause a rise in the faded sweatpants of many an aging armchair ninja. It features 4 different versions of the classic game, 25 years of soundtrack music, a documentary on the game’s influence, a 64-page art book, and an 8-inch tall flaming, light up statue of Ryu, the game’s icon.
Ouya is a new kind of gaming platform for TV that throws a curve ball at the gaming industry establishment. First, all their games are free to play. Second, the small console and luxurious controller are only $99, third it’s powered by Android & designed to allow developers to create & build their own games with the system. Ouya delivers in September.
When Phaidon Books’ series Masters Of Cinema first came out, we posted about them. Now, the publisher has had added some new masters to the ongoing series, taking readers inside the mind, process, and artistry of the world’s most talented directors. New additions include the Coen Brothers, Tarantino, Polanski, and George Lucas.
New York Times #1 Best-selling author Christopher Andersen went in deep and got the raw scoop on Mick Jagger’s private life, which, until now has always been pretty hush-hush. Andersen interviewed legions of women who have “intimate” knowledge of Magic Mick. That in itself makes it worth a read.
Kobe, LeBron and many of today’s hoop all-stars are great players but none can touch the game-changing power of the ’92 U.S. Olympic team of Michael, Magic, Larry, and Charles. Sports journo Jack McCallum puts this legendary team in perspective offering his take on how one team changed basketball forever