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Andrew Girdwood is a gamer, a geek and a blogger. He's responsible for most of the drivel you'll find here on Geek Native. He's oddly proud of that. You can find out more about Andrew from his about me page.

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A League of Legends cinematic: A New Dawn

While I’m no fan of PvP I’ll admit that League of Legends is so popular it has me curious. It seems to produce great cosplay as easily as could be. It’s also fair to credit League of Legends with a great combat cinematic. There’s drama in this action scene. What’s going on? Who’s going to […]

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Impressive Assassin’s Creed Unity parkour in Paris

I know. I know. Dressing up in assassin’s robes and showing off a little parkour skills is not new to the internet. This team takes the parkour stunts to a whole new level. If you’ve seen the trailer for Assassin’s Creed Unity you’ll recognise the arrival of the four assassins. You’ll also recognise the wrist […]

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SJ Games promote new Munchkin messenger bag

I had no idea transporting card games was so dangerous! I totally need a Munchkin Messenger Bag right now! The branded messenger bag is currently priced at $74.99. It will ship internationally but isn’t available on other sites like Amazon.co.uk. It’s the first bag I’ve ever seen that actually been designed to hold game boxes. […]

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Short film: Unbinilium

Shot with a Canon 550d (with infrared modification) and a Canon 5D Mk 11, Unbinilum walks that line between a sci-fi and an overly dramatic poem. Either way, the narrator Martin Magestro walks us through the end of the world as we know it. Directed by Christian Scheck and Jonathan Albert, Unbinlium is the story […]

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Darth Vader’s Hot Wheels

What if Darth Vader was into Hot Wheels? If you’re one of the lucky souls at San Diego Comic-Con between the 23rd and 27th then you’ll be able to check out this car. This life-size Darth Var is the result of Hot Wheels and Star Wars working together. There’s an LS3 engine, 526 horsepower and […]

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Official Ant-Man movie poster

It’s not been an easy ride for Ant-Man but now, at least, there’s an official movie poster. There’s Michael Douglas, Paul Rudd and an ant steed. Look at that ant! Also; there’s the Ant-Man costume which looks pretty high-tech. There’s a lot of neon. I said “official” poster … and that kinda works as it […]

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Final Fantasy character designer remakes Batman

This is what Tetsuya Nomura did to the Dark Knight. Nomura’s best known for Kingdom Hearts but he’s a character design on Final Fantasy too. This remake is kind of offical to. That’s not to say that Batman will now star tto look like this but that the redesign is part of the Square Enix’s […]

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Doctor Who: Commonwealth Games opening trailer

Just before the Commonwealth Games opening the BBC ran a new trailer for Doctor Who. It’s very much a re-cut of the 12th Doctor’s current introduction. The dinosaur in London is back. Mr long-eye alien is back. The Garrus (Mass Effect) alien is back. Clara’s inability to say whether the Doctor is still a good […]

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Supergirl approves of the new Batgirl costume

Previously I’ve recommended Mike Maihack’s Batgirl & Supergirl series. I stand by that. The most recent strip published on Deviant Art shows Supergirl approving of the new Batgirl costume.

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5 ENnie award winners already announced as voting opens

5 ENnie award winners already announced as voting opens Team EN World opened the voting booth for the 2014 ENnie Awards this week. Voting started with 5 winners being announced for the 2014 Judges’ Spotlight award. So, who won? Hobomancer Companion from Hex Games Deep Magic from Kobold Press Rocket Age RPG from Cubicle 7 […]

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