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July 24, 2014 – 7:45 am |

Some of the coolest things seen Wednesday night were Batman related, as the caped-crusader is celebrating his 75th anniversary at San Diego Comic-Con this year.

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LibCon: Chandler library celebrates anime, manga, sci-fi and gaming April 23

April 12, 2011 – 10:46 am |

Chandler’s library is planning a comic-book, gaming and sci-fi convention for teens later this month.
Called LibCon, the free event will be 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 23 at the Chandler Senior Center, 202 E. …

Nintendo reveals second-quarter game lineup

April 12, 2011 – 7:06 am |

Here is Nintendo’s lineup of games releasing in the next three months, most notably ‘The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D With Master Quest,’ ‘Mystery Case Files,’ ‘Dust to Dust’ and ‘Wii Play: Motion’ with the Wii Remote Plus. Click through for the full list of second-quarter titles.

50 years of human spaceflight

April 12, 2011 – 12:05 am |

Fifty years ago today — April 12 — Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human being to journey into outer space. Google marks the occasion with a special Google doodle, natch.
Via Politically Illustrated

Things I’ve learned today: 4/11

April 11, 2011 – 9:25 pm |

A rare Superman comic stolen from Nicolas Cage more than 10 years ago has been found. (Associated Press)
Grammy Awards categories now formally recognize video game music. (Geekosystem)
The creator of the video game cartridge has died. …

Photos: Steampunk Street and Sci-Fi Friday in downtown Mesa

April 11, 2011 – 1:07 pm |
Steampunk Street (Tim Hacker, East Valley Tribune)

I got detained at the office Friday night, so I wasn’t able to make it to downtown Mesa’s “Sci-Fi Friday” edition of its monthly Second Friday block party as I had hoped. But East Valley …