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November 24, 2014 – 2:59 pm |

The teaser for Star Wars: The Force Awakens was released Friday in select cinemas and on iTunes.

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Local heroes vs. zombies at Amazing Arizona Comic Con

January 2, 2012 – 5:23 pm |

The first genre convention of the year, Amazing Arizona Comic Con, hits next weekend, Jan. 6–8, at the Mesa Convention Center in downtown Mesa. And with a cadre of cool off-kilter shops along its Main Street, downtown Mesa proves once again that it is the center of the Nerdiverse!

EXCLUSIVE: Amazing Arizona Comics presents ‘The Fall of Zombie Santa!’

January 2, 2012 – 11:40 am |

The first Amazing Arizona Comics strip of the year is the last for Zombie Santa . . . unless faithful readers demand more! I reiterate my assertions from Zombie Santa’s inaugural adventure here: No.  Allegory.  Intended.

Video: Catching up with local comic book artist Jean Arrow

January 2, 2012 – 8:08 am |
Geekssociated Press

On Dec. 13, gaming geeks for miles around assembled for the third installment of Laughing Moon Con 3 at Desert Eagle High in Goodyear, AZ. Geekssociated Press was there and caught up with local comic book artist Jean Arrow.

$7 Saturday screening supports second season of Star Trek satire

January 2, 2012 – 12:23 am |
$7 Saturday screening supports second season of <em>Star Trek</em> satire

The first season of ‘Voyage Trekkers’ is in the books, and the locally produced web series that skewers ‘Star Trek’ tropes is hoping to raise money for a second mission with a screening this weekend at Phoenix’s FilmBar. For $7, you can catch the whole first season at either 8 or 9 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 7 — while mingling with the cast and crew.

Nerdvana update: 1d12 months of 2012

January 1, 2012 – 1:01 am |
Nerdvana update: 1d12 months of 2012

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 …