How Scott Pilgrim Blended Comics, Film and Video Games

"Transmedia" has become something of an annoying buzzword lately, or at least, a loaded one. It calls to mind corporate boardrooms where phrases like "maximum brand impact" and "synergy" are bandied about. » 2/13/13 5:30pm 2/13/13 5:30pm

How A Video Game Rock Band Made Me Long for Winter in Toronto

I've only been to Toronto once, and it was in high school for a band trip. I think we went to "Medieval Times"?


But the New York-based chiptune/rock band Anamanaguchi makes me want to go back. Not for any big event or anything, just to sort of slack off and wander around. Maybe get into some boss fights. » 5/03/12 7:30pm 5/03/12 7:30pm

Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World Vs. the Retro Game Master

When not playing old video games, Shinya Arino is cracking jokes on Japanese variety shows. And when he's not doing that, he's doing other things, like commenting on Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World. » 8/26/11 7:30am 8/26/11 7:30am

The Scott Pilgrim Video Game Could Have Been A Big Adventure

When comic book series Scott Pilgrim came to video game form last year—as Ubisoft's Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World: The Game—it played like an old-school beat 'em up, with pixelated style. But it could have been a very different adventure. » 2/21/11 3:40pm 2/21/11 3:40pm

10 must-watch movies that influenced Scott Pilgrim

In celebration of today's Scott Pilgrim DVD/Blu-ray release, guest editor Edgar Wright is posting all day at io9. First up: his detailed list, given to io9 exclusively, of the top 10 DVDs that influenced Scott Pilgrim. » 11/10/10 2:57pm 11/10/10 2:57pm

Scott Pilgrim Comes Together In A Beautiful Package

November is shaping up to be the second coming of Mr. Pilgrim. In addition to a DVD/Blu-ray release of Scott Pilgrim vs. the World and updates to its game adaptation, the video game-infused comic book series is getting attractively boxed. » 10/25/10 8:00pm 10/25/10 8:00pm

This Custom Scott Pilgrim NES Blu-ray Case Deserves To Be Official

Edgar Wright's adaptation Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World is coming to DVD and Blu-ray on November 9, but sadly not in this fantastic fan-made case that accurately apes NES boxes (and cartridges) of old. » 10/05/10 8:00pm 10/05/10 8:00pm

Scott Pilgrim Gets DLC In November

Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game will get its first downloadable content extension early next month, delivering two bonus game modes and a new playable character: Knives Chau. » 10/02/10 7:00pm 10/02/10 7:00pm

Scott Pilgrim vs Some Badass Animated Gifs

The super-talented Paul Robertson was one of the main men to thank for Scott Pilgrim being one of the best-looking games we've seen so far this year. Here, we take a look at some of the reasons why that is. » 8/16/10 5:30am 8/16/10 5:30am

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World Movie Review: You're Gonna Get It

Scott Pilgrim, a rock and roll hero in his own mind, meets the girl of his dreams, Ramona Flowers. To win her, Scott must use a skill set one can only learn from video games and comic books to succeed. » 8/13/10 2:00am 8/13/10 2:00am

A Look At How Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World: The Game Was Pitched

Graphic novel Scott Pilgrim is not only getting a movie this week, but also a video game. This is an early pitch vid for Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game. » 8/11/10 6:00am 8/11/10 6:00am

You Know What Scott Pilgrim Needs? More Zombies

Scott Pilgrim Vs. the World director Edgar Wright calls in some friends from Shaun of the Dead to adds a little more awesome to Ubisoft's 2D downloadable Scott Pilgrim video game. » 8/03/10 1:20pm 8/03/10 1:20pm

Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game vs. Comic-Con

The comic book series may have reached its end, but fortunately the video game adventures of Scott Pilgrim kick off in August. This new Comic-Con trailer for Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game is too awesome to miss. [GameTrailers] » 7/20/10 11:40pm 7/20/10 11:40pm

Scott Pilgrim's Epic Tale Comes To A Close

Will Scott defeat Ramona's seventh evil ex-boyfriend and live happily ever after, or will he finally realize that he and Kim Pine were meant to be together? Find out today, as the final volume of Scott Pilgrim hits store shelves. » 7/20/10 2:40pm 7/20/10 2:40pm