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Iron Man is a fanboy's dream come true

May 2, 2008 – 7:09 pm |
Iron Man is a fanboy's dream come true

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I saw Iron Man this morning and it was amazing! After drooling for months over the images and trailers and overall hype surrounding the movie, I guess that shouldn’t be a …

Sign up to see the galaxy in 'Stargate Worlds' game

May 1, 2008 – 10:17 pm |
Sign up to see the galaxy in 'Stargate Worlds' game

Want to get in on the ground floor of what may be the next great MMORPG?
Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment, which is based in Mesa, is currently taking registrations for accounts in Stargate Worlds, an immersive computer …

Geek in Review 5/1/08: Comings and goings

May 1, 2008 – 9:57 pm |
Geek in Review 5/1/08: Comings and goings

For those of us without BBC America, the raucous Doctor Who spinoff Torchwood is now available on the iTunes Store. Excuse me while I hunt down those gift cards … (Outpost Gallifrey)
As expected, Sir Ian …

Anime festival this weekend, convention Memorial Day

May 1, 2008 – 1:33 pm |
Anime festival this weekend, convention Memorial Day

If you just can’t get enough anime (and who can?), head out to Samurai Comics in Phoenix for an Anime Fest noon to 7 p.m. Sunday (May 4) at the shop, just north of Camelback …

Grand Theft Auto 4 delivers the goods

April 30, 2008 – 5:06 pm |
Grand Theft Auto 4 delivers the goods

If you’re one of the millions of people who bought Grand Theft Auto IV yesterday you already know the truth: The game rocks! The open world of Liberty City is the perfect place to …

JediGym: It's a killer workout!

April 29, 2008 – 9:15 am |
JediGym: It's a killer workout!

Feel the Force. Feel the burn.

Sweet BETRAYAL: Free 'Star Wars' book download!

April 29, 2008 – 8:33 am |
Sweet BETRAYAL: Free 'Star Wars' book download!

If you’ve never had the chance to sample the Star Wars EU, or if you’ve simply lapsed a bit, the gods of tie-in fiction have granted you a reprieve: Now through May 13, when the series-ending Invincible goes on sale, you can download a free PDF, audiobook or eBook of the first volume in the series, Betrayal.

New Dark Knight trailer online this Sunday

April 29, 2008 – 3:18 am |
New Dark Knight trailer online this Sunday

If you weren’t one of the lucky individuals able to participate in the Joker’s latest scavenger hunt (and since there was no love for the Phoenix area, you probably weren’t), Whysoserious.com/HappyTrails/ will be your first …

Steam 'Wars'

April 26, 2008 – 9:24 am |
Steam 'Wars'

What happens if you take Star Wars and re-imagine it in a Victorian world of steam engines, rivets and corsets?

Peruse Darwin's manuscripts online

April 26, 2008 – 9:15 am |
Peruse Darwin's manuscripts online

Time was you had to be a scholar and visit Cambridge University to study Charles Darwin’s manuscripts.
Now you can just click your way to them, for free: http://darwin-online.org.uk.
In addition to the naturalist’s notes and books, …