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Lou’s Favorite Hero: Simon Belmont

August 22, 2014 |

There are heroes, classic heroes that echo through the great hall in my mind. Their glittering statues are effigies of righteousness and hope. There is one statue that I stop and bow to, light those little sticks of incense and … Read More

Alvaro’s Favorite Hero: Iron Man

August 21, 2014 |

As Jeramy wrote in his post, picking a favorite anything is never easy.  Moments after you pick a favorite, you tend to look back and realize there was something else you liked even more. For me, however, the choice was … Read More

Comic Review: Teen Titans #2

August 21, 2014 |

I fully admit I’m not giving these new 52 reboots an honest chance. I’m expecting them to wow me from the start since they’re already based on decades of comic lore. I wouldn’t expect that with any other series, and … Read More

10 Things We Learned In Our D&D Game, Week 1

August 21, 2014 |

With the release of D&D Next (aka 5th edition), Jeramy Pappas and I have embarked upon an Eberron campaign. Jeramy is playing as a changeling warlock and I am playing a half-elf thief. Together, we are tackling DM Russell Jones‘ … Read More

Game Review – Diablo 3: Ultimate Evil Edition (PS4)

August 20, 2014 |

Everyone is talking about Diablo 3: Ultimate Evil Edition and for damn good reason. Guess what though, you guys — we already reviewed the PC title and we already reviewed the base game on console, so what else could we … Read More

Review: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

August 20, 2014 |

Going in to see the new, remade Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles live-action movie, I certainly had my reservations. Being a fan of the Turtles for as long as I can remember, I have very fond memories of the entire TMNT … Read More

TV Review: The Strain, Season 1 Episode 6

August 20, 2014 |

At one point in this week’s episode of The Strain, Occultation, Vasily Fet returns to his parents’ home to warn them to leave the city. His father expresses his discontent with his son and mentions a declined scholarship to Cornell … Read More

Candice’s Favorite Hero: Gregory House M.D.

August 20, 2014 |

It’s a strange thing when you contemplate who you could choose as a personal hero of yours. You could choose someone real and someone that actually makes a difference to Humanity but that’s a bit heavy for a place like … Read More

Jeramy’s Favorite Hero: Green Arrow

August 19, 2014 |

The task of choosing a favorite anything that you’re very fond of is tough. If you really love to eat, choosing a favorite food is difficult. If you love movies, picking a favorite is near impossible. When it comes to … Read More

Daily Crate at the Cons: Gamescom Highlights Wrap-Up!

August 19, 2014 |

Gamescom is over! And after days of trying out games and talking to developers, there’s plenty of intel and interesting news to talk about. Time for some highlights!

Let’s start with Super Smash Bros 4, the highly anticipated sequel to … Read More

Jen’s Favorite Hero: The Crow

August 18, 2014 |

When choosing a favorite hero, I’m always hard pressed to choose between Swamp Thing and Eric, aka The Crow. Both entered my life at a crucial time and as such, both are much endeared to me. While Swamp Thing has … Read More

Super Smash Bros. Character Showdown – Zelda vs. Sheik

August 18, 2014 |

It was the rumble in the jungle last week here at The Daily Crate, when we put the iconic Donkey Kong head-to-head with the monkey in his shadow, Diddy Kong for another Super Smash Bros. Character Showdown. Donkey Kong goes … Read More

Voice Actor I’m Obsessed with this Week: Doug Cockle

August 16, 2014 |

I am quite possibly as obsessed with voice actors as I am with video game soundtracks. However, unlike soundtracks, my obsession with voice actors goes well beyond video games. Anime, cartoons, video games, movies—I love ‘em all, even the really … Read More

Joshua’s Favorite Hero: Batman

August 15, 2014 |

When HEROES was announced as August’s Loot Crate theme, it felt like the perfect balance to the previous theme of VILLAINS. For every action, there is a reaction, and in the case of good versus evil, for every villain, there … Read More