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Green light: Mario Kart Wii just around the corner

April 8, 2008 – 9:45 pm |
Green light: Mario Kart Wii just around the corner

What do gamers have to look forward to after Tax Day?
April 27 is the release date for Nintendo’s Mario Kart Wii. This latest installment in the popular racing franchise that stretches back into the mists …

Best Bargains in Gaming: Wii Zapper with Link's Crossbow Training, $20

April 8, 2008 – 8:00 am |
Best Bargains in Gaming: Wii Zapper with Link's Crossbow Training, $20

The Wii is getting a lot of use around my house, and never more since we discovered Link’s Crossbow Training. The game, which comes bundled with the Wii Zapper attachment, is short but sweet, and …

Happy Monday! Have a toy for your desk

April 7, 2008 – 8:00 am |
Happy Monday! Have a toy for your desk

All you need to be the envy of your cubiclemates is a printer, a sheet of letter-size paper and this URL: http://home.comcast.net/~kymcat3/.
You can print out Cubeecraft paper toy versions of characters like Dr. Venture, a …

'Battlestar' is back in the game

April 6, 2008 – 12:00 pm |
'Battlestar' is back in the game

I won’t go into much detail about the season premiere of Battlestar Galactica — my colleague Albert Ching has already done that over at Channel Surfing — but it bears mentioning that SCI FI Fridays …

Just a movie? It's INDIANA JONES!

April 5, 2008 – 12:07 pm |
Just a movie? It's INDIANA JONES!

George Lucas is trying to downplay the chances of Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull ever living up to the inevitable hype. He probably doesn’t want it to come down with a …

Geek in Review: Nothing but STAR WARS

April 5, 2008 – 12:05 pm |
Geek in Review: Nothing but STAR WARS

Clear your schedules: George Lucas’ CGI Star Wars epic The Clone Wars will air on Friday nights along with Batman: The Brave and the Bold, which will feature the Caped Crusader teaming up with Green …

ZELDA movie? April Fools can be so very cruel …

April 4, 2008 – 11:42 am |
ZELDA movie? April Fools can be so very cruel …

Many gamers got excited about three days ago when gaming supersite IGN debuted a trailer for a movie based on Nintendo’s classic adventure RPG franchise The Legend of Zelda.
Here IGN comes clean about the production …

Who do you trust? Marvel's Secret Invasion has begun!

April 3, 2008 – 6:39 pm |
Who do you trust? Marvel's Secret Invasion has begun!

IMAGE COURTESY OF MARVEL COMICS
Hot off the press, Marvel launched its summer blockbuster Secret Invasion yesterday with an epic, jaw-dropping first issue. The eight-part series written by Brian Michael Bendis with art from Leinil Francis …

NBC goes SCI FI

April 3, 2008 – 1:32 pm |
NBC goes SCI FI

The Peacock network this week unveiled its new fall lineup for the 2008-09 television season, the earliest its ever done so.
Does the early bird get the worm? Only time will tell …
Old favorites Heroes, Chuck …

A brief history of the Expanded Universe (Star Wars geekery)

April 1, 2008 – 10:59 pm |
A brief history of the Expanded Universe (Star Wars geekery)

What does a diehard Star Wars fanatic do when he’s not watching the Trilogies or blogging about the upcoming television series (plural) set in a galaxy far, far away? He curls up with a good …