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The intergalactic heroes at Starfighters Arcade in Mesa will soon be moving their vintage video-game gallery to a bigger and better East Valley location.

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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.

Splatoon: drawing a postmodern path for Nintendo

July 21, 2015 – 9:30 pm
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Everything about Splatoon is unconventional.

No joke: Suicide Squad trailer unleashed

July 13, 2015 – 1:53 pm
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“What makes you think you can control them?”

New trailer pits Batman v Superman v Wonder Woman v Alfred v Lex Luthor v some senator v Ma Kent v everybody …

July 11, 2015 – 2:13 pm
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer (Warner Bros.)

“Black and blue. God versus man. Day versus night.”

Watch Comic-Con’s behind-the-scenes look at Star Wars: The Force Awakens

July 10, 2015 – 7:04 pm
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Comic-Con attendees who braved Hall H were treated to a heartwarming behind-the-scenes look at Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Sherlock Christmas clip: ‘I’m hardly in the dog one’

July 9, 2015 – 4:27 pm
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At last! A clip of Sherlock’s Victorian-flavored Christmas special!

Doctor Who returns Sept. 19

July 9, 2015 – 3:47 pm
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Get ready for Doctor Who series nine, coming Sept. 19 to BBC America.

Wedge Antilles returns in Star Wars: Aftermath novel

July 8, 2015 – 9:44 pm
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Descriptions for several books and comics in the “Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens” series are detailed a bit more.

‘A Love Story': Christie Golden on Star Wars’ dark romance, novelizing Clone Wars scripts

July 7, 2015 – 2:11 pm
Dark Disciple

Christie Golden shares some behind-the-scenes perspective on her new Star Wars novel Dark Disciple.

Everything is awesome: LEGO Movie directors to shoot Kasdans’ Han Solo script

July 7, 2015 – 1:59 pm
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Han Solo’s origin story will be told in a Star Wars Anthology film directed by the men behind The LEGO Movie and written by Lawrence Kasdan and son Jon.

Dark Disciple: Clone Wars-era tale ties up TV’s loose ends, leaves us wanting more

July 6, 2015 – 7:06 am
Dark Disciple

Forget about the Asajj Ventress and Quinlan Vos you think you know.

Free RPG Day returns June 20

June 15, 2015 – 6:15 am
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Free RPG Day is June 20 this year.

Guardians of the Galaxy, Annihilation top winners at 50th annual Nebula Awards

June 6, 2015 – 10:30 pm
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The 2014 Nebula Awards were presented Saturday at the Science Fiction Writers of America’s 50th annual event Saturday in Chicago.

Who leads the Empire after Return of the Jedi? This guy says he does

June 4, 2015 – 10:00 am
Star Wars: Uprising

Is this our first glimpse at the founder or leader of the First Order?

Trek’s tribble troublemaker David Gerrold headlines LepreCon

May 26, 2015 – 5:26 am
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David Gerrold, who wrote “The Trouble With Tribbles” for the original Star Trek, will be guest of honor at LepreCon, June 25-28 in Phoenix.