• Comic Book Review: ‘Love And Capes Ever After’ #2

    Posted Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4
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    The second installment of  Love and Capes features a young and adorable Crusader on the cover.  Even if I didn’t already like the series, that image along would make me pick it up.  Creator Thom Zahler’s art style may be the friendliest I’ve ever seen.  It invites you to pick up the comic and then […]

  • At The LHC: Desperately Seeking SUSY

    Posted Monday, March 21st, 2011 06:08 pm GMT -4
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    The Large Hadron Collider at CERN in Geneva is now up and running but instead of being delighted, many theoretical physicists are beginning to get worried. They see the fruits of their long and illustrious careers potentially turning to ashes. The reason? The LHC hasn’t found SUSY.  Alessandro Strumia, a theorist at the University of […]

  • Weekend Box Office 3-21-11

    Posted Monday, March 21st, 2011 03:04 pm GMT -4
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    Genre films held 8 of the top 10 spots this weekend at the box office. Action thriller ‘Limitless’ took the top spot with $19 million while ‘Rango’ held onto the second spot again with $15.3 million in its domestic gross this weekend. Last week’s number one film ‘Battle: Los Angeles’ took third with $14.6 million. […]

  • RPG ‘Blood Game’ Now In Open Beta

    Posted Monday, March 21st, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4
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    The Germany-based browser games developer and publisher Playa Games recently announced the launch of the open beta of its new browser game ‘Blood Game,’ a role-playing game featuring a sinister vampire setting. According to CEO Hannes Beuck, ‘BloodGame’ surpasses previous browser games with its revolutionary graphics quality and twisting story. With the launch of ‘Blood […]

  • Square Enix Group To Help Disaster Victims In Japan

    Posted Monday, March 21st, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4
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    Japan has a long way to go in their recovery efforts after the devastation they endured over a week ago.  Thankfully, countless companies and people have been donating their time and money to lessen the suffering of the Japanese people, and now Square Enix has decided to do the same. Square Enix Group announced that, following […]

  • Indie Comic Review: ‘Space Cowboy’ (Plus A Bonus Interview With J. David Spurlock)

    Posted Sunday, March 20th, 2011 02:10 pm GMT -4
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    Get an autographed copy! Read through the entire Space Cowboy review and interview on how to enter. When I think of old time sci-fi the words pulp and noir come to mind, followed closely by camp and cheese. In Vanguard Productions’ Space Cowboy by writer J. David Spurlock, the pulp and noir are definitely well […]

  • Chicago Vying To Be Home For Space Shuttle Orbiter

    Posted Saturday, March 19th, 2011 09:08 pm GMT -4
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    Like 21 other institutions, Chicago’s very own Adler Planetarium is hoping to be one of the chosen ones that will have the privilege of housing a Space Shuttle Orbiter.  While no one knows exactly which cities will be selected, The Adler Planetarium released a rendering of the state-of-the-art glass pavilion and learning center it would […]

  • ‘Apocalypse 2012′ App Available For iPhone And iPad

    Posted Saturday, March 19th, 2011 06:01 pm GMT -4
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    Watch the evening news for just ten minutes and it’s not difficult to fathom the fact that we’re facing unprecedented times.  From earthquakes, tsunamis, flooding and other disasters occurring around the world, many believe we’re speeding toward the Apocalypse.  So what are we to do? Lawrence E. Joseph, acclaimed investigative journalist and best-selling author, has […]

  • TV Review: ‘V’ Mother’s Day (Season 2 Finale)

    Posted Saturday, March 19th, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4
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    On Tuesday March 15th ABC wrapped on season 2 (and possibly the series) of their alien invasion drama ‘V’. In the episode “Mother’s Day”, the sophomore show held nothing back. To be honest, it would have been great to see some of the risks they took in the finale a little sooner in the series. […]

  • Kids Invited To Compete Via Microsoft Kodu Game Lab

    Posted Saturday, March 19th, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4
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    There’s no doubt that most kids love gaming and technology. With the vast array of gaming systems out on the market today, it’s hard to find a child who doesn’t own one. Well, Microsoft knows and appreciates the enthusiasm kids have for gaming. In fact, they recently announced the full availability of Microsoft Kodu Game […]

  • Interpret: Nintendo 3DS Must Be Both New And Different

    Posted Friday, March 18th, 2011 09:12 pm GMT -4
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    It’s common sense that new products need to appeal to be both innovative and different in order to carve their own niche.  But according to a recent study, even though Nintendo 3DS future purchasers are young and avid gamers, their gaming system has yet to distinguish itself among the myriad of others that are on […]

  • ‘Homefront’ Invades Store Shelves

    Posted Friday, March 18th, 2011 06:08 pm GMT -4
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    Did you ever wonder what would happen if America was invaded by foreign country?  ‘Homefront,’ a new videogame now in stores, depicts the invasion and occupation of America by a nuclear-armed Greater Korean Republic in the year 2027. ‘Homefront’ depicts an America as you’ve never seen it before – crushed by the heel of a […]

  • Movie Review: Paul

    Posted Friday, March 18th, 2011 11:38 am GMT -4
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    I’m a sucker for parodies when they’re done well, and Paul is just that, a sarcastic, crude parody of all those great alien films we’ve grown up with, notably including E.T. The Extraterrestrial and Close Encounters of the Third Kind. He’s three feet tall, can become invisible if he holds his breath, and talks like […]

  • ‘Battlestar Galactica: Blood And Chrome’

    Posted Friday, March 18th, 2011 11:04 am GMT -4
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    Attention, ‘Battlestar Galactica’ fans! If you’ve ever wanted to know what Young William Adama’s Adventures in the First Cylon War were like, you’re about to find out. Production has just been completed in Vancouver on Syfy’s highly anticipated 2-hour pilot, ‘Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome.’ This is the all-new chapter in the ‘Battlestar Galactica’ saga, […]

  • Zombies Now Invading Facebook

    Posted Friday, March 18th, 2011 07:57 am GMT -4
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    You’ve seen zombies in movies and on television, crawling through streets on an endless hunt to devour human flesh.  There’s no escape; we all know it’s true.  But just when you thought the internet was safe, zombies come to Facebook.   Digital Chocolate, a leader in social games across growing platforms, recently announced the launch of […]