Geek News for Thursday, July 23, 2009

July 23, 2009

The Green Hornet’s car, Tron’s Legacy, DS Drums, artificial brians, and more in today’s geek news.

MOVIE NEWS

The first poster for Jonah Hex was revealed at Comic-Con. (via Superhero Hype)

Jonah Hex Poster

Jonah Hex Poster

Also revealed at Comic-Con was the title of the sequel to TRON, TRON Legacy. (via Coming Soon)

TRON LEGACY

TRON LEGACY

And again revealed in San Diego was the Black Beauty, the car of the Green Hornet. (via MTV Splash Page)

The Black Beauty

The Black Beauty

Also down at San Diego, Microsoft and Ubisoft anonunced their plans to create short films based off of Halo and Assassin’s Creed, respectively. It was stated that Halo will be in an anime style, while Assassin’s Creed will be live action. (via Los Angeles Times

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TELEVISION NEWS

The first picture of bounty hunters, Aurra Sing (from The Phantom Menace and newly revealed Sugi were revealed today by Entertainment Weekly.

Aurra Sing in Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Aurra Sing in Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Sugi in Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Sugi in Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Kryptonsite has some new spoilers for the new season of Smallville.

And Herosite has some spoilers for the new season of Heroes.

VIDEO GAME NEWS

Wanna know you’ll be playing drums on the DS when Band Hero comes out later this year. Well then, here you go. (via Kotaku)

Band Hero Drums for the DS

Band Hero Drums for the DS

MISCELLANEOUS NEWS

Professor Henry Markram stated at the TED Conference that scientists could create an artificial human brian with in a decade. (via BBC News)

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