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October 24, 2014 – 8:05 am |

If you are a fan of old school action movies or first-person shooter videogames, then you’re going to have a blast with John Wick, A doggone good revenge flick.

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Go see Lion King again for the right reason (and it’s not the 3-D)

September 16, 2011 – 4:30 am |
Disney's The Lion King 3D

This Friday, The Lion King returns to theaters for a limited 3-D engagement. This, no doubt, is to promote the film’s upcoming Diamond Edition release on Blu-ray Oct. 4 and singe-disc DVD re-release Nov. 15. My family and I got to go to an advance screening last month and while it was great to see this classic again on the big screen, I was less than impressed with the 3-D aspects. In fact, I hardly noticed them.

Clone Wars: You can’t miss a season premiere of this magnitude!

September 15, 2011 – 5:30 am |

With ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ returning for a fourth season Sept. 16, many questions remain. Having seen the first two episodes, I can tell you that exactly none of these questions will be answered in the season premiere.

An Arizona celebration of anime at Saboten Con

September 14, 2011 – 5:30 am |
Johnny Yong Bosch (Saboten Con)

We’re coming up on another of the Valley’s signature pop culture events: Saboten Con, a growing anime convention Sept. 30 to Oct. 2 at Phoenix’s Hilton Squaw Peak Resort off state Route 51 on 16th …

Scottsdale art museum hosts comics workshop, book signing

September 13, 2011 – 4:36 am |
Art Out of Time

The Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art is hosting two events on Sept 18 and 22 that dovetail with the tandem comics-themed exhibitions IDIOS KOSMOS : KOINOS KOSMOS “Us Versus Them” and “Masters of Collective Reality,” …

MCC student earns scholarship at Pokemon championship

September 12, 2011 – 12:00 pm |

A Mesa Community College student placed in the Top 8 in the Senior Division of the Pokeom Trading Card Game World Championship Aug. 13-14 in San Diego.