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'Watchmen' spoiler (yes, it's about the squid …)

February 10, 2009 – 9:40 pm |
'Watchmen' spoiler (yes, it's about the squid …)

Out of the Watchmen panel at last week’s New York Comic Con comes word of many fans’ worst fears being realized in long-awaited film adaptation of the graphic novel.
OK, so their worst fears might have …

Rush tracks come to Wii 'Rock Band 2' catalog

February 10, 2009 – 9:02 am |
Rush tracks come to Wii 'Rock Band 2' catalog

Harmonix and MTV Games today added seven tracks from progressive rock band Rush to the Rock Band Music Store catalog of downloadable content for Nintendo Wii. The lineup features master recordings from Rush’s most successful …

'Teen Titans' scribe works on 'DC Universe Online'

February 10, 2009 – 1:00 am |
'Teen Titans' scribe works on 'DC Universe Online'

Sony Online Entertainment has recruited award-winning writer Marv Wolfman to join the creative team behind the DC Universe Online massively multiplayer game for PlayStation 3 and PC.

Die of dysentery all over again on your iPhone

February 9, 2009 – 11:19 pm |
Die of dysentery all over again on your iPhone

The classic Apple II game Oregon Trail is coming to the iPhone. How many of us in elementary school in the ’80s and ’90s set out from Independence, Mo., and lost our virtual pioneers to …

'Dead Rising' again for Xbox 360, PS3, PC

February 9, 2009 – 2:24 pm |
'Dead Rising' again for Xbox 360, PS3, PC

Capcom today confirmed that Dead Rising 2 is in development for three different gaming platforms: the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Windows. The sequel to the 1.5 million-plus selling Dead Rising will “take the franchise …

Apple mogul Woz on 'Dancing With the Stars'

February 9, 2009 – 10:48 am |
Apple mogul Woz on 'Dancing With the Stars'

Hitting the dance floor March 9 in the two-hour season premiere of ABC’s Dancing With the Stars will be none other than Apple Computer founding engineer and Segway polo team member Steve Wozniak.

'Clone Wars' will rage for a 2nd season on Cartoon Network

February 9, 2009 – 10:41 am |
'Clone Wars' will rage for a 2nd season on Cartoon Network

No surprise here: Cartoon Network has picked up Star Wars: The Clone Wars for a second season starting in the fall. The first season finale will air March 20.
See also:
Movie review: ‘The Clone Wars’
‘Visual …

Wii Shop Channel releases for Feb. 9, 2009

February 9, 2009 – 10:25 am |
Wii Shop Channel releases for Feb. 9, 2009

A new WiiWare game transports you to an eerie high school haunted by supernatural villains, while a classic Virtual Console title puts you in the heat of battle as a heroic mercenary.

Atomic Comics giving away 200 free copies of 'Darkness'

February 9, 2009 – 12:01 am |
Atomic Comics giving away 200 free copies of 'Darkness'

Atomic Comics will be giving away 200 copies of Darkness issue #75 on Wednesday at its Mesa store, 1120 S. Country Club Drive, No. 105.
The violent, mystical mob thriller — think The Godfather meets Supernatural …

One to beam up?

February 8, 2009 – 9:25 pm |
One to beam up?

Scientists have taken a step closer to achieving one of science fiction’s holy grails: Teleportation. The January 23rd issue of Science details how researchers from the Joint Quantum Institute at the University of Maryland have …