Tuesday, January 17, 2017

The Evil Dead return in Bornless Ones, coming this February!

The Evil Dead return in Bornless Ones, coming this February!
In the tradition of The Evil Dead, and starring The Newsroom’s Margaret Judson and Teen Wolf’s Michael Johnston, writer/director Alexander Babaev‘s Bornless Ones comes to theaters and VOD February 10.
Having just moved to a remote home near an institution to better care for her brother Zach, Emily invites a few friends over to help her unpack. They soon discover strange symbols etched into the boards on the windows. In an effort to clean the house they clear them away, soon realizing the gravity of their mistake as they one by one become possessed by an evil force.Margaret Judson, Devin Goodsell, Michael Johnston, Mark Furze, Bobby T, and David Banks star in an “atmospheric and demon-filled fright-fest” in theaters and On Demand 2/10.
BORNLESS ONES in theaters and VOD February 10

SLIVER.tv Launches Global Partnership with ESL One, Intel Extreme Masters and DreamHack to Live Stream in Virtual Reality 14 Premiere Esports Tournaments in 2017

SLIVER.tv Launches Global Partnership with ESL One, Intel Extreme Masters and DreamHack to Live Stream in Virtual Reality 14 Premiere Esports Tournaments in 2017
Cupertino, CA – January 17, 2017 -- SLIVER.tv, the leading esports 360º virtual reality entertainment platform, is announcing its broad-reaching 2017 partnership with ESL and DreamHack, two of the top esports tournament organizers in the world.  ESL's mega events like ESL One and the Intel Extreme Masters series, DreamHack’s DreamLeague, DreamHack ASTRO Open and DreamHack Masters reach over 50 million global esports fans of competitive games including Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO), League of Legends (LoL) and Dota 2, and bring together the best of the best esports teams and players in the world.Mitch Liu, founder and CEO of SLIVER.tv, said:
“We are thrilled to be working closely with two of the largest esports tourney organizers in the world in 2017. Our vision is to forever transform the esports spectating experience by providing new perspectives and insights into live esports streams. In partnering with ESL and DreamHack across these 14 global events, we have the opportunity to showcase our 360 virtual reality, live replays and stats technology to millions of esports fans worldwide.”
SLIVER.tv has been Beta testing its VR Live Cast tournament platform for the past three months in collaboration with ESL, at events such as ESL One New York and Intel Extreme Masters in Oakland. Powered by the company’s Virtual Camera array patented technology, the new stream enables spectators to step into and experience top esports games in fully immersive 360º virtual reality. The most recent event, IEM Oakland drew over 130,000 unique viewers across SLIVER.tv’s web 360, mobile and VR apps platform and drove 40% greater engagement and 13x more video content consumed over the first event.Stuart Ewen, Product Manager of ESL, said: "Our partnership with SLIVER.tv at ESL One New York and IEM Oakland last year exceeded our expectations, and our fans, teams and players were blown away by the first-ever live broadcast of CS:GO and League of Legends in VR. We are delighted to partner with SLIVER.tv this year across 7 events starting with Intel Extreme Masters in Katowice, Poland where in 2016 we saw over 100,000 attendees and nearly two million peak concurrent online viewers.  With the help of SLIVER.tv we hope 2017 will be even bigger and better.”
Marcus Lindmark CEO, DreamHack AB, said: “DreamHack was impressed with SLIVER.tv’s success with ESL events last year and its unique offering. We decided to work exclusively with SLIVER.tv globally in 2017 on 7 events and leverage its turnkey end-to-end VR Live Cast platform solution so we can focus on our production. DreamHack ASTRO Open is one of the longest running esports circuits in the world with over 150 million started streams alone in 2016. We are looking forward to an even more successful year with the addition of the new 360 VR streams.”SLIVER.tv - DreamHack 2017 EventsDreamHack Masters Las Vegas - Feb 15-19DreamHack Masters - Q3 Date and Location TBADreamHack ASTRO Open Austin - Apr 28-30DreamHack ASTRO Open Atlanta - Jul 21-23DreamHack ASTRO Open Montreal – Sep 8-10DreamHack ASTRO Open Denver - Oct 20-22DreamHack ASTRO Open Winter - Nov 30-Dec 2
DreamLeague Season Seven Playoffs - Dates and Location TBA
DreamLeague Season Eight Playoffs - Dates and Location TBA
SLIVER.tv - Intel Extreme Masters 2017 EventsIntel Extreme Masters Katowice, Poland - Feb 25-Mar 53 Addtl IEM Global events - Dates and Location TBASLIVER.tv - ESL One 2017 EventsESL One Cologne - Jul 3-8ESL One New York - Sep 1-15ESL One Addtl event - Date and Location TBA
To watch any of the live esports events in VR and 360, visit the SLIVER.tv website or download the SLIVER.tv Android and iOS apps to view in 360 video and in Google Cardboard. For a premium experience, users can download the SLIVER.tv Samsung GearVR, Oculus Rift and HTC Vive apps to watch in full VR.
·      Website - http://www.SLIVER.tv
·      Google Play Store- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=tv.sliver.android
·      Apple App Store - https://itunes.apple.com/app/sliver.tv/id1122750888?mt=8
·      Oculus GearVR - https://www.oculus.com/experiences/gear-vr/1170793196320382/
·      HTC Vive - http://store.steampowered.com/app/525100/
·      Oculus Rift - https://www.oculus.com/experiences/rift/1212860585450625/
About SLIVER VR Technologies, Inc.Based in Cupertino, California, SLIVER.tv is the leading esports 360º entertainment platform, founded by successful entrepreneurs led by CEO Mitch Liu. The company launched its industry-defining platform in Fall 2016 with cutting-edge, patented technology designed to provide esports spectators with a uniquely immersive and cinematic experience in 360° and VR.  Backed by top-tier Silicon Valley venture capital firms, including DCM Ventures, Sierra Ventures, The VR Fund, Colopl, and more, SLIVER.tv is on a mission to transform the interactive esports entertainment industry. For more information, please visit www.SLIVER.tv.


HARD-HITTING HORROR SERIES GLITTERBOMB ARRIVES IN PAPERBACK THIS MARCHCollecting the first four issues, plus inside-Hollywood essays from Holly Raychelle Hughes
Fan-favorite writer Jim Zub (WAYWARD, SKULLKICKERS) and red-hot new artist Djibril Morissette-Phan (The Ultimates, All-New Wolverine) will release the first trade paperback collection of their explosive horror series GLITTERBOMB this March from Image Comics.Farrah Durante is a middle-aged actress hunting for her next gig in an industry where youth trumps experience. Her frustrations become an emotional lure for something horrifying out beyond the water: something ready to exact revenge on the shallow, celebrity-obsessed culture that's led her astray."GLITTERBOMB is a very special project for Djibril and I,” said Zub. “Delving into the dark heart of celebrity with wonderful collaborators like K. Michael Russell, Marshall Dillon, and Holly Raychelle Hughes has been a thrill. We're excited for readers to read this opening salvo as we reload and take aim at new targets in the next story arc."The entertainment industry feeds on our insecurities, desires, and fears. You can't toy with those kinds of primal emotions without them biting back...GLITTERBOMB, VOLUME 1: RED CARPET (ISBN: 978-1-5343-0051-4) hits comic book stores Wednesday, March 1st and bookstores Tuesday, March 7th. It can be ordered by retailers with Diamond code JAN170804 and is available for preorder via Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Indiebound, and Indigo.
Select praise for GLITTERBOMB:“A gut-punch of glitz and blood and starf**ked culture. You want to read this.”—Chuck Wendig (Blackbirds)“A dynamite debut.” —IGN“GLITTERBOMB is a scathing look at fame and our quest for it.” —Horror Talk“Taut, human, creepy s**t. Finding a new angle on the Hollywood meat factory is hard as hell, but this is all kinds of neat.” —Kieron Gillen (THE WICKED + THE DIVINE)“The horror of GLITTERBOMB comes from a very real, very dark place.”—Newsarama“Sharply written and drawn, with deft insight into the trappings of celebrity culture, GLITTERBOMB just might be the ultimate Hollywood horror story.” —Karen Berger (Founder of DC’s Vertigo imprint)

NERD PLAYN - ASTRONEER 12/28/16 From Ed Johnson NERD


NERD PLAYN - ASTRONEER 1/16/17 From Ed Johnson NERD