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March 22, 2015 – 11:29 am |

This article on AdWeek got me thinking this week.
Basically, Showtime solicited a bunch of artists to join a contest to generate art for an upcoming boxing match.  One artist declined with a snarky letter that essentially …

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Jayson Peters is Nerdvana's creator, evangelist and editor emeritus for life (and beyond). A former East Valley Tribune web editor and news editor, he is now digital media director for The Pueblo Chieftain in Southern Colorado and part-time faculty at Pueblo Community College teaching web design. Before that, he taught Online Media at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University, where he also studied journalism.

Review: Heir to the Jedi lost amid Star Wars’ literary legacy

March 25, 2015 – 9:00 am |

This is one adventure you can safely miss.

Star Wars: Aftermath cover teases post-Endor canon reset

March 17, 2015 – 12:22 pm |

Written by Chuck Wending, Aftermath picks up where Return of the Jedi left off.

Nintendo charts mobile future with DeNA, stands firm with new NX hardware announcement

March 17, 2015 – 7:35 am |

Nintendo is working on a new console, code-named the NX, as well as a plan to roll out games on mobile devices under a deal that will involve the successor to Club Nintendo.

Gareth Edwards’ Star Wars: Rogue One to star Felicity Jones; Episode VIII gets release date, writer-director

March 12, 2015 – 10:39 am |

Felicity Jones will star in Star Wars: Rogue One, which begins filming in summer 2015 for release on Dec. 16, 2016.

Nebula, Saturn nominees announced, setting up summer sci-fi award season

March 4, 2015 – 12:01 am |
Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Nominees for this summer’s Nebula and Saturn awards honoring genre fiction have been revealed.

REVISITED: 20 DuckTales episodes that never get old

February 28, 2015 – 9:15 am |

While you wait for DuckTales to make its return to television in 2017, check out some classic Uncle Scrooge adventures from the late ’80s and early ’90s.

Leonard Nimoy’s final post on Twitter is a perfect moment to hold onto

February 27, 2015 – 11:22 am |

A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. LLAP
— Leonard Nimoy (@TheRealNimoy) February 23, 2015

Quackaroonie! Disney announces DuckTales’ return

February 25, 2015 – 11:07 am |

Disney has announced an all-new DuckTales series for Disney XD in 2017.

Doctor Who is coming to LEGO

February 4, 2015 – 10:56 am |

LEGO will produce a Doctor Who set based on a fan concept submitted to the company.

Netflix, nerd rage and Doctor Who

January 23, 2015 – 10:45 pm |
Colin Baker in Doctor Who

Crisis averted: Doctor Who isn’t leaving Netflix. But do its “fans” deserve this deliverance?

FROM THE NERDVANA ARCHIVES: Crafty gamers can deck dungeon halls with bargain gift wrap

January 5, 2015 – 10:00 am |

Tis the season for holiday bargains – and some Christmas wrapping paper comes with a grid on the reverse side perfect for tabletop gaming miniatures.

Roll up 1d12 months of 2015

December 27, 2014 – 9:00 am |

If you’re still looking for the perfect desk calendar to see you through the year, try this: a printable papercraft dodecahedron calendar that’s the same shape as the 12-sided dice often found at the table …