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Visit to EGX

Sep
27

Thursday at 10:30 I arrived at Earls Court to attend EuroGamer. As I approached, I noticed the queue wrapping around the side of the building and my heart sank. How long would we have to wait to even enter the arena?

Never Be Ashamed of Your Fandom

Sep
23

We all have our fandoms.  There are shows, video games, a certain kind of movie that catches our attention.  There's something about a particular show or movie that we feel a connection with.  We shouldn't feel ashamed.  There's nothing wrong with enjoying something that brings joy into your life.  There are many fandoms to choose from.  If you're into Sci-Fi, you can choose from Star Wars, Star Trek, Doctor Who, X-Files, Battlestar Galactica, just to name a few.  If you're into the realm of fantasy you have your pick of Lord of The Rings, Dungeons & Dragons, Magic and many more.  If you're a jock you can choose from hockey, football, boxing, soccer, mixed martial arts.  You can join any number of them.  There's no rule as to how many you can join.

Pain Killer Jane Resurrected For The Big Screen

Sep
10

The Sci-Fi channel (in the days when it was called that, not SyFy), had a TV show based on the comic, Painkiller Jane.  It centered around a DEA agent, Jane Vasco (Kristanna Loken) who was given the task of tracking down genetically engineered criminals.  Along the way, she discovered she had healing powers.  The show didn't quite take off.  There may be hope as news as developed that a movie is in the works.

Kickstarter Will Help Bring Forth 'Super Troopers 2'

Sep
10

Super Troopers became a hit, earning legions of fans.  A sequel became the subject of many rumors.  Recently, a member of the comedy troupe, Broken Lizards, Jay Chandrasekhar, revealed that the sequel will be a made using Kickstarter.

New Study Offers Insight into PC Gamers

Sep
10

PC gamers are often a passionate sort, fully enthused about their gaming rig’s technical prowess and extensive game library.

'Walking Dead' Companion Series Becoming A Reality

Sep
07

The Walking Dead has definitely made an impact on both television and current culture.  Based on the hit comic book series, the show focuses on how society has dealt with a zombie outbreak.
Robert Kirkman, along with  Sons of Anarchy producer Dave Erickson, have begun work on what's being called a 'companion series.'

Why It’s Time for a Twin Peaks Reboot

Sep
05

Let’s start with the obvious: Twin Peaks is a masterpiece. The brainchild of Mark Frost and David Lynch (the patron saint of uncomfortable weirdness), it premiered on ABC in 1990. It went on to become one of the most popular shows on ABC, and has inspired countless pop culture references and parodies, not to mention the undying affection of a worldwide audience.

Could Video Games be helping Your Children?

Sep
04

Natural parental instincts cause an intrinsic need to better our children in every way possible, be it through education, worth ethic or simply morals.

The Rock Will Be Playing A DC Anti Hero

Sep
03

A while back, there were rumors that Dwayne Johnson, The Rock, would be playing a DC comic book character.  Speculations filled the Net as to which character.  The top three rumors were Johnson could play Shazam, Cyborg or the Green Lantern.  The wait is over as news broke that Johnson will be a DC anti-hero.

One of My Favorite Cartoons: 'BraveStarr'

Sep
03

When I was a kid, two genres would instantly catch my attention, Westerns and Science Fiction.  In 1987, a show was made that combined both genres.  BraveStarr told the tale of Marshall BraveStarr (voiced by Pat Fraley) who fought to protect the citizens of the planet, New Texas.

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