The Holidays are the must suicidal time of the year, so stave off the reaper for 7 more days by buying yourself some junk with the help of Riot Radar, a weekly column detailing new releases in music, movies and games for the upcoming week. Retail Therapy: It’s real and it works.
With Starfox delayed until spring and Zelda delayed indefinitely, WiiU’s last big holiday season is resting on the admittedly excellent looking shoulders of futuristic J-RPG Xenoblade Chronicles X. Can it live up to the hype?
Speaking of mindfucks, Seattle drone metal space cadets Sunn O))) offer more dense, blackened, sonic nightmare-scapes on their 7th LP, “Kannon.”
Modern film geniuses as diverse as Scorsese, Fincher and Anderson converge to pay tribute to then-up-in-coming French Director Francois Truffaut’s legendary 60’s profile of American shock master Alfred Hitchcock, and how it’s peek behind the curtain helped them shape their own unforgettable art in Hitchcock – Truffaut.