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December 17, 2014 – 7:45 am |

In the final piece of The Hobbit film trilogy, director Peter Jackson pulls out all the stops and gives fans the most epic fantasy battle ever created on film.

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Music video skewers steampunk pretenders

December 10, 2011 – 1:25 am |

Tip of my affected stovepipe hat to Topless Robot.

Games that will kick AZ — with your help

December 9, 2011 – 8:38 pm |
Kings of Air and Steam

Recently Wired magazine’s GeekDad blog unveiled a curated page on Kickstarter to highlight crowdfunded projects worthy of their attention. Among them I found several Arizona-born games:

CLIQUE — The Card Game (about halfway to goal)
DiceAFARI (struggling …

EXCLUSIVE – Amazing Arizona Comics: ‘Quayle Bait’

December 9, 2011 – 9:47 am |

Hey, if Al Gore can invent the Internet, why can’t Dan Quayle clone people? The question is, WILL QUAYLE SUCCEED?

Doctor Who Christmas special: A prequel

December 8, 2011 – 10:45 pm |
Doctor Who Christmas special

Related: The Time Lord’s wives: Sex, love and marriage in Doctor Who | TRAILER: Doctor Who Christmas special

Poisoned Pen’s Yuletide Universe gathers 8 local SF/F authors

December 7, 2011 – 8:12 pm |
The Unwanteds

This coming Sunday, December 11, at 2 p.m., The Poisoned Pen bookstore in Scottsdale is hosting a Yuletide Universe event with eight local authors who write in the science fiction and fantasy genres. It is a chance to meet and mingle with the authors and pick up some signed books for gifts or for your own reading.