• First Zombie Marketing Division Created By MGH

    Posted Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 03:10 pm GMT -4

    Are you a fan of zombies?  Apparently, you’re not the only one who’s fond of these fiendish flesh eaters.  MGH, an integrated marketing communications agency, recently announced that it has become the first agency in the world to launch a marketing division solely dedicated to zombies. Additionally, it has added its first zombie-focused client: ‘Run […]

  • What’s On Comic Book Stands – April 13th

    Posted Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 01:01 pm GMT -4

    Here is the list of new comics, trade paperbacks and more shipping 4/13/2011. As always check with your retailer for availability, as not all releases may be on sale in all areas at the same time. Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about the cast of The Walking Dead is available. The Survivor’s Guide is a handy […]

  • Study Claims Video Games Beneficial For Stroke Victims

    Posted Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 10:55 am GMT -4

    My grandfather suffered a stroke when I was very small.  He lost the ability to speak and suffered some damage to one side of his body.  A few years later he died, having had another one. I was only 4 years old when we lost him. Why am I sharing this?  Because back in 1980 […]

  • 2011 Eisner Award Nominees

    Posted Monday, April 11th, 2011 09:09 pm GMT -4

    The 2011 Eisner Award Nominees have been announced. This prestigious award, named for acclaimed comics creator Will Eisner, celebrates the 23 year of awards highlighting the best publications and creators in comics and graphic novels. The ballots for this year’s awards will be sent out in mid-April to comics creators, editors, publishers, and retailers. The results in […]

  • NASA Broadcasts Launch of Soyuz In HD

    Posted Monday, April 11th, 2011 06:08 pm GMT -4

    It’s one thing to watch a movie in high definition; it’s yet another thing to watch the launch of a Soyuz spacecraft. But that’s exactly what NASA wanted to do, and they broadcasted the event in HD when the spacecraft lifted off from the Baikonur Space Center in central Kazakhstan at 02:18 Moscow Standard Time […]

  • Comic Book Review: Brightest Day #23

    Posted Monday, April 11th, 2011 02:04 pm GMT -4

    It all comes down to this, forget Hawkworld, forget the Aquaman’s battle (and apparently Aqualad for that matter), forget Martian Manhunter’s rogue green Martian female running amok and you can forget Firestorm and the Anti-Monitor. The penultimate issue of Brightest Day answers a bunch of questions and sets everything up nicely for the finale in […]

  • Book Review: ‘Engineering Infinity’ (ed) Jonathan Strahan

    Posted Monday, April 11th, 2011 12:21 pm GMT -4

    The classic era of hard science fiction was distinguished by its setting, usually characterised by extreme physics or engineering:  tidal forces around a neutron star, strange orbital dynamics, relativistic star craft. In these exotic environments, functional characters played out familiar plots in the fuzzy warmth of optimistic American values. In the 1990s, a new generation of […]

  • ‘I Am Number Four’ Coming to DVD/Blu-ray May 24

    Posted Monday, April 11th, 2011 10:29 am GMT -4

    Maybe you missed it in the theaters or perhaps you enjoyed it so much you want to own it – no matter which one best describes you, chances are you probably won’t want to miss the release of ‘I Am Number Four’ on Blu-ray, DVD, Movie Download and On-Demand starting May 24th. Just in time […]

  • Computer ‘Watson’ To Appear At Trivia Championships

    Posted Saturday, April 9th, 2011 09:12 pm GMT -4

    Do you remember the excitement when Watson was pitted against two human opponents on ‘Jeopardy!’ and won?  There’s no doubt that Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter played well, but in the end the machine prevailed. Well, a panel discussion on Watson has been scheduled as part of the Trivia Championships of North America (TCONA). Ken […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Love and Capes Ever After #3′

    Posted Saturday, April 9th, 2011 06:08 pm GMT -4

    The superhero comedy situations continue in issue 3 of Love and Capes Ever After. Mark and Abby are putting the finishing touches on the house so they can move. Abby’s sister Charlotte comes to visit Darkblade, and Amazonia gets bent out of shape with envy. Abby attends her high school reunion. All normal day sort […]

  • ‘Wizard Of Oz’ Adaptation To Be Produced Using CG Animation

    Posted Saturday, April 9th, 2011 02:04 pm GMT -4

    If you like contemporary remakes of classic movies, you’ll probably enjoy this newest project.  Starz Animation Toronto, Multiple Media Entertainment (MME), and Gigapix Studios announced that they are set to begin production on the stereoscopic CG animated feature film, with the working title OZ3D, a humorous and contemporary adaptation of the L. Frank Baum classic […]

  • Former California Governor Announces ‘The Governator’

    Posted Saturday, April 9th, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4

    Former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has announced his latest endeavour, the multi-platform property ‘The Governator’. Recently, when Schwarzenegger tweeted that he was looking for work, after finishing his term as Governor, many people were speculating about his possible involvement in a number of potentially high profile properties. With new versions of many of his former […]

  • ‘Monkey Quest’ MMOG Launched By Nickelodeon

    Posted Saturday, April 9th, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4

    With the myriad of massively multiplayer online games (MMOGs) being developed that are geared for children, is it any surprise Nickelodeon wants a piece of the action?  The popular kids’ network recently announced the launch of ‘Monkey Quest,’ an adventure-packed, free-to-play virtual world and MMOG featuring console-quality game play.  Designed for kids and families, ‘Monkey […]

  • SpaceX Unveils Final Specs For World’s Largest Rocket

    Posted Friday, April 8th, 2011 09:12 pm GMT -4

    Big things are happening for SpaceX and they want to tell you all about it.  Elon Musk, CEO and Chief Technology Officer of Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX), held a press conference on Tuesday, April 5th at the National Press Club in Washington to discuss his company’s latest venture. If you didn’t catch it, here’s what […]

  • ScienceFictionTV Episode 3

    Posted Friday, April 8th, 2011 03:13 pm GMT -4

    Kristen Nedopak hosts ScienceFictionTV with reviews of the movie “Source Code”, comics “Dollhouse” and “War of the Green Lanterns” #3, commentary by Amy Ratcliffe on the TV show, “Supernatural”, and special coverage of HBO’s “The Game of Thrones”.