• Producers Of ‘Alien v. Predator’ Survive Copyright Lawsuit

    Posted Monday, April 18th, 2011 06:08 pm GMT -4

    If you thought surviving against a bunch of blood thirsty aliens or predators was hard, winning a copyright lawsuit can prove to be even more difficult.  You could imagine how trying things have been for the producers of ‘Alien v. Predator’ when they were slapped with copyright claims by writers who claimed to be the first to […]

  • IDW Publishing Delivers Over One Million Comic Apps

    Posted Monday, April 18th, 2011 02:04 pm GMT -4

    IDW Publishing has confirmed its leadership position in the digital comics world with the announcement of another major milestone – distribution of over one million apps on the Apple App Store. Demonstrating the breadth of IDW’s overall digital strategy, more than three million IDW digital comics have been distributed across all platforms worldwide, as total […]

  • A Fifth Fundamental Force?

    Posted Monday, April 18th, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4

    On Wednesday April 6th Fermilab at Chicago reported an anomaly. Their Tevatron accelerator smashes protons and antiprotons at relativistic speeds and measures what comes out. So here is what they found: for a particular collision-type which produces W and Z bosons (the force carriers of the weak force) as well as jets of other stuff, […]

  • Javier Bardem Close To Becoming Roland Deschain in ‘The Dark Tower’

    Posted Monday, April 18th, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4

    Stephen King’s ‘The Dark Tower’ is coming to the silver screen and Javier Bardem is that much closer to closing a deal to portray Roland Deschain.  According to Deadline, the movie is planned as a trilogy and is based on the 7-novel series.  In between the filming of each movie will be a limited run […]

  • Comic Book Review: Batgirl #20

    Posted Sunday, April 17th, 2011 05:07 pm GMT -4

    My favorite Bat-Universe femme fatale is back and she’s fighting the mysterious group known as the Order of the Scythe and their little errand boy Slipstream. Before we get into Stephanie Brown’s speedy showdown this month, let’s talk cool gadgets courtesy of a generous grant made possible by the Batman Inc. organization. Corporate sponsorship definitely […]

  • Atari’s ‘Yar’s Revenge’ Now Available For Xbox 360

    Posted Sunday, April 17th, 2011 01:41 pm GMT -4

    Past Atari players probably remember the ever popular ‘Yar’s Revenge.’  If you’re into classic games, then you’ll be happy to know that Atari, still one of the world’s most recognized publishers and producers of interactive entertainment recently announced the release of ‘Yar’s Revenge.’   Making its digital debut, ‘Yar’s Revenge’ is available on Xbox LIVE for […]

  • Vfx Expert Tim Miller To Direct ‘X-Men Origins: Deadpool’

    Posted Saturday, April 16th, 2011 06:08 pm GMT -4

    Visual Effects guru Tim Miller, who’s well renowned for his work through Blur Studio, will be directing the movie ‘X-Men Origins: Deadpool,’ according to Deadline. Mike Fleming reported that “In ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine,’ Ryan Reynolds made his first appearance as Deadpool, also known as Wade Wilson, a smart-mouthed mercenary with terminal cancer who undergoes military […]

  • Celebrities To Voice ‘Iron Man,’ ‘Wolverine’ Anime Series

    Posted Saturday, April 16th, 2011 02:04 pm GMT -4

    It’s frustrating to watch your favorite superhero anime show and have the voices not be a good fit for the character.  Well, Marvel’s Head of Television Jeph Loeb is trying to avoid that by casting celebrities for the roles.  In fact, he recently announced casting for two of the company’s much anticipated anime series, ‘Iron […]

  • Hastings To Hold ‘Mortal Kombat’ Release Parties

    Posted Saturday, April 16th, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4

    If you’re excited about the release of the new ‘Mortal Kombat’ game, you’re not alone.  Hastings Entertainment, Inc., a leading multimedia entertainment superstore retailer, has announced its plans for chain-wide midnight release parties for the new ‘Mortal Kombat’ video game. Fans are encouraged to join their local Hastings for a midnight release party on Monday, […]

  • In Case You Missed It Here’s The Full Length ‘Cowboys & Aliens’ Trailer

    Posted Saturday, April 16th, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4

    In case you missed it, Universal Pictures has just released a full length ‘Cowboys & Aliens’ trailer for their upcoming summer tentpole film. Blockbuster filmmaker Jon Favreau (‘Iron Man’) directs Daniel Craig and Harrison Ford in an event film for summer 2011 that crosses the classic Western with the alien-invasion movie in a blazingly original […]

  • ‘Sanctuary’ Returns To Syfy Channel Tonight With A New Episode

    Posted Friday, April 15th, 2011 07:09 pm GMT -4

    ‘Sanctuary’ returns tonight on the Syfy Channel (10/9c) with a new episode that starts the second half of season 3. In tonight’s episode “Pax Romana”, Magnus and the Sanctuary team face the challenge of Hollow Earth. About the show: Stem cells, gene therapy, transplants, cloning; The very meaning of the word “humanity” changes daily in […]

  • ‘Smallville’/’Supernatural’ Return Tonight With New Episodes

    Posted Friday, April 15th, 2011 05:01 pm GMT -4

    Tonight on the CW Network ‘Smallville’ (8/7c) returns with a new episode that begins the countdown to the series finale. In the episode “Kent”, Clark is shocked to find a mirror box in the barn. Clark Luthor surprises him and sends Clark Kent back to the alternate reality where Clark runs into a very angry […]

  • ScienceFictionTV Episode 4

    Posted Friday, April 15th, 2011 04:07 pm GMT -4

    This week on ScienceFictionTV: “The Game of Thrones” dinner party and iPhone app; movie plans for “The Martian Chronicles” and “The Dragonriders of Pern”; reviews of “Engineering Infinity”, “Fear Itself” and “Dragon Age”; news about Mortal Kombat and Mass Effect; and, a surprise for our host, Kristen Nedopak.

  • Sci-Fi & Fantasy Apps For The iPhone

    Posted Friday, April 15th, 2011 02:04 pm GMT -4

    It’s true that there is darn near an app for everything these days. I try out a lot of them, especially if they are related to photography, organizers, star charts, and fantasy or science fiction. It’s not at the addiction level, but it’s close. You can benefit from my almost-obsession though. These are the fantasy […]

  • ‘Mass Effect’ To Become Anime Feature Film

    Posted Friday, April 15th, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4

    BioWare and FUNimation Entertainment have come together in an agreement to create an anime feature film adapted from one of the video game industry’s most revered franchises, ‘Mass Effect.’ Tokyo-based anime and international feature film production company T.O Entertainment, Inc. has signed on as a co-producer on the video. Based on the ‘Mass Effect’ universe, […]