Welcome to another round-up of Fast Pulses where we pick some of the hottest stories from around the internet on a good mix of TV, Movie, Video Games and Comics. Today’s update includes some exciting news for Oculus Quest fans as well as some news about a TV Adaptation of a Science Fiction classic.
Aftershock Release New Artwork for New Graphic Novel ‘Horde’
CBR has released some brand new preview images from Aftershocks forthcoming new horror-based comic Horde, which is penned by Marguerite Bennett with art by Leila Leiz and Guy Major. In a statement regarding the comic Bennett said that “The script was monstrously demanding.” You can read her full statement and see some of the art pages from the comic here at CBR.
Stephen King To Write Final Episode of CBS All Access Series ‘The Stand’
Acclaimed horror writer Stephen King is set to write the final episode of CBS All Access’s adaptation of his popular book ‘The Stand’. King will not only write the last episode of the show but will also be including a new coda that didn’t exist in his 1978 novel. For those not familiar with ‘The Stand’. The book tells the story of an apocalyptic vision of a world decimated by plague and embroiled in a struggle between good and evil. You can learn more about this at TV Line.
CBS All ACCESS To Make TV Series Of ‘The Man Who Fell To Earth’
TV Line also reports that CBS All ACESS is set to do a television series adaptation of the classic 1976 movie ‘The Man Who Fell To Earth’, which starred the late David Bowie in the principal role. This series will be based on the Walter Tevis sci-fi novel that inspired the movie. ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ showrunner Alex Kurtzman is on board as EP and lead writer. You can get the full story here at TV Line.
ILMxLAB Set To Preview Episode II of ‘Star Wars: Vader Immortal’
RoadtoVR has released details that ILMxLAB the developer behind the hit Oculus Quest game ‘Star Wars: Vader Immortal’ is to preview the games second episode at the official Disney fan event, D23 Expo. According to various reports. The second episode of the game will focus more on the player learning to develop their force powers under the twisted tutelage of none other than Darth Vader. Scifipulse.net gave their thoughts on the games first episode last month. You can find out more here at RoadToVR.