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MacWorld: I need some Air

January 15, 2008 – 2:00 pm |
MacWorld: I need some Air

If you have $1,800 to burn, you can push the envelope – around the new MacBook Air, that is. It’s an ultra-thin, mostly wireless powerhouse with an optional flash-drive upgrade.
Now, I’m not at MacWorld, and …

Übergeek Wil Wheaton at Comicon in Mesa!

January 10, 2008 – 11:37 pm |
Übergeek Wil Wheaton at Comicon in Mesa!

Wil Wheaton, the Stand By Me star who went on to pilot the Enterprise as Ensign Wesley Crusher in Star Trek: The Next Generation – and was therefore reviled and envied by geeks everywhere as …

Soulcalibur 4 gets a jolt of Star Wars

January 10, 2008 – 7:49 pm |
Soulcalibur 4 gets a jolt of Star Wars

One of the greatest fighting games of all time is getting an upgrade this year that not only includes high-definition graphics and online play but two Star Wars characters! Darth Vader will appear as a …

LEGOs and lightsabers and whips – oh, my

January 9, 2008 – 9:08 pm |
LEGOs and lightsabers and whips – oh, my

The Star Wars trilogies are full of fantastic ideas – lightsabers, cyborgs, droids, hyperspace and more. A few months back the History Channel came out with a one-hour special called Star Wars Tech that explored …

del Toro raises some more Hell

January 6, 2008 – 10:31 pm |
del Toro raises some more Hell

Image courtesy of Dark Horse Comics

Yahoo movies has the trailer for Hellboy II: The Golden Army up. The sequel to the 2004 movie is again written and directed by Oscar nominated director Guillermo del Toro …

Serenity star out, Hulk in at Mesa Comicon

December 28, 2007 – 10:18 pm |
Serenity star out, Hulk in at Mesa Comicon

Sadly for the thriving community of Browncoats in the Valley, actor Nathan Fillion has been forced to cancel his scheduled appearance at the Jan. 26-27 Phoenix Cactus Comicon in Mesa (reported here), citing a scheduling …

The Wheel of Time turns once again

December 25, 2007 – 11:18 pm |
The Wheel of Time turns once again

Novelist Brandon Sanderson has been selected by the family of author Robert Jordan to finish the final novel in the Wheel of Time series. The completion of the series was up in the air after …

A little Serenity at Comicon in Mesa

December 22, 2007 – 11:48 am |
A little Serenity at Comicon in Mesa

This just in: Nathan Fillion, AKA Capt. Malcolm Reynolds in the short-lived Fox series Firefly and it’s big-screen sequel Serenity, will attend Phoenix Cactus Comicon, Jan. 26-27 at the Mesa Convention Center, located on the …

Seasons greetings

December 21, 2007 – 9:25 am |
Seasons greetings

/Film has a retrospective of the Star Wars-themed Christmas cards that Lucasfilm has sent its employees and allies over the years. You can also see them at StarWars.com.
From our galaxy to yours, have a very …

Hobbit film back on track!

December 18, 2007 – 2:53 pm |
Hobbit film back on track!

Peter Jackson and New Line Cinema have finally kissed and made up. And that means that there will be a big-screen adaptation of The Hobbit after all. A two-part movie to be shot simultaneously, in …