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July 28, 2014 – 4:29 pm |

“The defining chapter of the Middle-earth saga,” indeed.

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‘Star Wars: The Complete Saga’ is … complete

May 5, 2011 – 12:37 am |
Star Wars prequels Blu-ray

I’ll say one thing for George Lucas: He doesn’t do things halfway. The long-awaited Blu-ray release of ‘Star Wars: The Complete Saga’ — all six movies together for the first time — comes out Sept. 16 in the U.S., and it includes more than 40 hours of special features, much of it seen previously by neither man nor droid.

Full theatrical trailer for ‘Conan the Barbarian’

May 5, 2011 – 12:13 am |

Here’s the epic new theatrical trailer for Jason Momoa’s Conan the Barbarian, bringing the gritty Cimmerian swords and sorcery of Robert E. Howard back to the big screen this August:

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May 6-8: LepreCon packed with Hugo nominees, fascinating panels

May 4, 2011 – 4:30 am |
Chicks Dig Time Lords

Is your sci-fi sense tingling? It’s not just Free Comic Book Day on Saturday — the entire weekend is a nexus of genre activity with Arizona’s science fiction and fantasy convention LepreCon 37 taking place Friday through Sunday at the Tempe Mission Palms.

Nintendo tweaks Wii pack-ins, cuts ‘Wii Sports’ loose as part of $19.99 game lineup

May 4, 2011 – 12:06 am |

‘Mario Kart Wii’ and the Wii Wheel now come bundled with the $149.99 system; ‘Wii Sports’ available for purchase separately for the first time as part of a $19.99 Nintendo Selects line.

Pirate’s life for ‘Doctor Who’

May 3, 2011 – 10:36 pm |

Yo ho ho!
With the dramatic two-part season premiere behind us, Doctor Who can finally give us a lighthearted adventure on the high seas.
Or can it?
Not-so-random thought: Will ominous marks on skin be a recurring theme …