“Transcendence: Origins” App Puts You In Control Of The Fate Of Humanity

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Transcendence, Wally Pfister‘s directorial debut, opens in theaters tomorrow, and to help generate some much needed interest in the film, Warner Bros. has launched a smart phone app that allows you to get into the story and future of humanity, and dictate the terms of how it ends.

This nifty game is actually a prequel to the film. Hit the jump to learn more. [Read more...]

Evolve Yourself With This “Transcendence” App

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In the new film Transcendence from director Wally Pfister, Dr. Will Caster (played by Johnny Depp) is an artificial intelligence researcher whose goal is to create the world’s very first sentient AI.  After an accident forces Dr. Caster to become the guinea pig for his own experiment, he transfers his consciousness into a network where he quickly begins to evolve beyond anything he ever imagined. Now with this new app released by Warner Bros., you too can see what happens when you merge your physical presence with your digital one. Check out the results and get more details after the break. [Read more...]

Family Guy: The Quest For Stuff Needs You To Save Quahog

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Movie Viral was able to attend a celebration at the Drunken Clam in honor of Family Guy’s newest game app The Quest for Stuff. On hand were cast members such as (Mayor) Adam West and Alex Borestein (Lois Griffin).  West kicked off the event with a small introduction that this correspondent was able to capture via Instagram. Hit the jump to see the video, and all the specs of the game. [Read more...]

“Make Your Movie” Instagram Contest Puts Your Dance Skills To The Test

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Instagram contests are quickly becoming more and more popular with marketing teams asking participants to upload pictures or videos using specific hashtags. This will not only help know who is actively participating in the contest but promote the movie because of the use of the infamous hashtag.

Now the upcoming film Make Your Move has a instagram contest of their own, and they are utilizing the app’s video feature to do it. As you may have guessed, you will need to show off some of your best dance moves to win some prizes. Hit the jump to learn more. [Read more...]

Track The IMDB Ratings Of Your Favorite TV Shows With GraphTV

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If you ever wondered what all the IMDB rating numbers on individual episodes of your favorite shows would look like as a collective, well, as they as, there is an app for that. The nifty tool let’s you visually explore the ratings of TV shows in the IMDB database. Now this isn’t quite exactly a smartphone app, but it might as well be.

Created by Kevin Wu, GraphTv allows you to explore the chart of ratings for your favorite shows based on those exact IMDB ratings. There are a couple of flaws to this site however. Hit the jump to see what they are. [Read more...]

See “Captain America: Winter Soldier” Before Anyone Else Using The “Captain America Experience” App

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There are many smart phone apps that allow you to experience the movie in a whole new way, hether it is a game or a photo splice.  To help promote the upcoming release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Marvel has released the Captain America Experience, an app that gives smartphone users the opportunity to put Captain America himself in a photo of their choosing.  After that you can share the photo with your friends and family all over your social network.  

Not only that, but if you share the photo on Instagram and Twitter with the hashtag #CaptainAmerica, you will be entered to win a chance to be part of one of ten cities to see Captain America: The Winter Soldier in its entirity before the film’s April 4 release. Hit the jump to get more details. [Read more...]

Gameloft Teases “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” Official Game

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Popular game developer Gameloft is offering a first look at the official game for the upcoming movie Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Given the recent Super Bowl trailer hype and comic releases, this should help keep the marketing attention on the film, now just a couple months away. Hit the jump for more details, and to take a first peek at the new game. [Read more...]

Sherlock: The Network App Invites Fans To Help Solve Cases

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In conjunction with series 3 airing in the U.S. on PBS Mystery, BBC Worldwide has released a viral video to promote a new app Sherlock: The Network inspired by the world of the show that users can buy to join in on the game. With 10 cases that users can aid Sherlock and Watson in, the BBC and the folks over at The Project Factory have come up with a fantastic interactive platform for fans to feel like they’re part of the team. There are even videos of John berating you and Mycroft recruiting you.  It’s really fun to see the clips of the actual cast including Freeman and Cumberbatch talking to you. Hit the jump to read about the details of the game. [Read more...]

Official Game Released For The New “Robocop” Movie

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On the heels of the upcoming Robocop film reboot, a new video game based on the movie has been created for all Apple mobile devices. After the break, check out info about the game along with a quick video trailer and a few screenshots.

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Google Chrome Experiment Puts “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” On The Map

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Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings and Hobbit trilogies cover a lot of territory, and not just metaphorically speaking. Middle-earth is a vast land that harbors all sorts of unique locales which are usually only touched upon in the films. Seeing as the crux of both trilogies relies heavily on our own knowledge of where we have been and where we will soon be going, it seems only natural to have a guide to keep track of the immense world that J.R.R. Tolkien has created.

So, with the release of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug closing in, New Line Cinema and Google have partnered up to give us an interactive guide into the world of Middle-earth unlike any other. Not only filled with useful information on its inhabitants, the guide also provides some unique ways of immersing yourself into Middle-earth that goes beyond just a simple mapping system. Get more details after the break. [Read more...]