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August 28, 2015 – 12:00 pm

Even the most casual student of pop culture is aware of Jack Kirby’s comic book accomplishments, but did you know that he co-created the romance comic genre?

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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.

Finn lights up in new Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser on Instagram

August 27, 2015 – 10:55 am
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A new teaser released Thursday on the Star Wars Instagram account shows John Boyega’s character Finn igniting his lightsaber.

No Puppy love: Hugo Awards results reject ‘Sad,’ ‘Rabid’ political block voting

August 24, 2015 – 1:00 am
Rocket Raccoon

The annual Hugo Awards were presented — some of them, anyway — on Saturday at Sasquan, the 73rd World Science Fiction Convention in Spokane, Wash.

Transform and roll out! Splatoon gets Autobots vs. Decepticons event

August 18, 2015 – 10:28 am
Splatoon Decepticon

Transform (into a squid) and roll out (with a Krak-On Splat Roller).

Star Wars news: Episode VII poster, Episode IX director, Rogue One cast, Disney park expansions

August 15, 2015 – 5:11 pm
Star Wars: The Force Awakens poster by Drew Struzan

Lots of Star Wars news out of Disney’s D23 Expo.

EW reveals some of the mystery behind The Force Awakens’ Kylo Ren – hinting at more

August 12, 2015 – 12:00 pm
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Who is Kylo Ren?

New Doctor Who trailer teases Series 9 adventures

August 12, 2015 – 11:59 am
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Doctor Who returns Sept. 19.

Korean TV spot remixes The Force Awakens trailers, adds one thing

August 10, 2015 – 11:18 am
First Order muster

Thanks to this first television spot for The Force Awakens out of Korea, we have our first look at a new scene in a good while.

RIP Castlevania

August 1, 2015 – 8:01 am
Super Castlevania IV

Castle’s been sold folks, move along.

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
Leia

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.