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October 2004


October 31, 2004 // 1 Comment

REVIEW SUMMARY: Excellent thriller . MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Two men awaken in a decrepit room to find themselves chained to the wall. Both have a hacksaw (which cuts [...]

REVIEW: Infinities edited by Peter Crowther

October 30, 2004 // 0 Comments

REVIEW SUMMARY: Two excellent novellas, one good one and one political snoozer in a handsome volume. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Anthology consisting of four 2001 novellas [...]

Guild Wars World Premiere Event

October 29, 2004 // 9 Comments

You can download the Guild Wars client software from here and kick the tires. The Beta starts next week, I think for those droolers that pre-ordered the [...]

SW Episode III Teaser Poster

October 29, 2004 // 0 Comments

…over at the official Star Wars website. Not that I subscribe to the official Star Wars newsfeed or anything. Editor’s Note: I’m pretty sure John meant Ep3 [...]

If computer/console gaming is not your bag…

October 28, 2004 // 0 Comments

Hasbro (via the Milton Bradley brand) will be releasing a new batch of Star Wars games next year. One of them uses a wireless lightsaber controller with a game running on [...]

Life Imitating Star Trek

October 28, 2004 // 0 Comments

In my daily round of website perusing, I saw this link on Engadget. I give the technology a few years and we will soon be performing Level 2 diagnostics on all sorts of [...]

More Star Wars games

October 28, 2004 // 0 Comments

For the Revenge of the Sith movie (that has not been released yet) – but that does not stop the announcements. I know its not a big announcement, nor is it a [...]

Blog Explosion

October 28, 2004 // 1 Comment

Blog Explosion is a website geared toward increasing blog traffic using a “reciprocal browse” approach (you browse me and I’ll browse you). I’m not [...]

Leftover Century City Episodes

October 28, 2004 // 0 Comments

The good news: Although Century City (whose one episode I saw left me undecided) was cancelled after only four episodes, 9 were shot. The leftover 5 episodes will be [...]


October 28, 2004 // 0 Comments

SciFi Wire reports that prduction is set to begin on the ABC miniseries Desperation, based on the Stephen King book. If memory serves, it was a decent book. Hopefully, the [...]

If You Like Sealab 2021…

October 27, 2004 // 0 Comments

…on Adult Swim on CartoonNetwork (not carttonnetwork, which doesn’t work anymore), then you’ll like this one — definitely NOT [...]

A Couple of Funny Shows

October 27, 2004 // 25 Comments

I know Scott the Golden Boy hates South Park, but he would have enjoyed the season premiere tonight. Where else, could he have seen members of PETA (doesn’t it stand [...]

For the Love of All That’s Good and Decent

October 27, 2004 // 2 Comments

Do not print these Star Wars masks out and make your kid wear them! You should do it for yourself, ya big fanboy. That Leia mask looks plain creepy. But now you can pretend [...]

Here’s Ya Freaking Supermodel Article

October 27, 2004 // 0 Comments

When John told me that I was merely satiating my craving for attention when posting the MLB piece, he likened me to the long-haired shock-jock Howard Stern to which I replied [...]

More Romans in Space…

October 27, 2004 // 0 Comments

Gaming Report had a link about designing your own Legionaire contest being run by Triskele Games. The rules for the contest state that folks are to come up with thier own [...]

Jump to Lightspeed Launches

October 27, 2004 // 1 Comment

My hourly stroll through /. has a post that Jump to Lightspeed for Star Wars Galaxies has launched today. So get out there and see if you can make the Kessel Run faster than [...]

R. A. Salvatore Interview…

October 27, 2004 // 2 Comments

…at SciFi Weekly. I’ve been threatening to read one of his books for weeks now. So much to read, so little [...]

Its Your Last Chance!

October 27, 2004 // 4 Comments

Until 2007, to see atotal lunar eclipse!. Tonight! This announcement brought to you so the unawares among us (you know who you are) get the message. The festivities start [...]

Science Fiction Genre Explained

October 27, 2004 // 1 Comment

Wirehead attempts to explain the genre of science fiction and its sub-genres. As mentioned by the author, this is a topic of much [...]
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