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October 2004


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 [...]

October 31, 2004 // 1 Comment

REVIEW: Infinities edited by Peter Crowther

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 [...]

October 30, 2004 // 0 Comments

Guild Wars World Premiere Event

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 [...]

October 29, 2004 // 9 Comments

SW Episode III Teaser Poster

…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 [...]

October 29, 2004 // 0 Comments

If computer/console gaming is not your bag…

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 [...]

October 28, 2004 // 0 Comments

Life Imitating Star Trek

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 [...]

October 28, 2004 // 0 Comments

More Star Wars games

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 [...]

October 28, 2004 // 0 Comments

Blog Explosion

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 [...]

October 28, 2004 // 1 Comment

Leftover Century City Episodes

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 [...]

October 28, 2004 // 0 Comments

If You Like Sealab 2021…

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

October 27, 2004 // 0 Comments

A Couple of Funny Shows

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 [...]

October 27, 2004 // 25 Comments

For the Love of All That’s Good and Decent

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 [...]

October 27, 2004 // 2 Comments

Here’s Ya Freaking Supermodel Article

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 [...]

October 27, 2004 // 0 Comments

More Romans in Space…

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 [...]

October 27, 2004 // 0 Comments

Jump to Lightspeed Launches

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 [...]

October 27, 2004 // 1 Comment

R. A. Salvatore Interview…

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

October 27, 2004 // 2 Comments

Its Your Last Chance!

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 [...]

October 27, 2004 // 4 Comments

Science Fiction Genre Explained

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

October 27, 2004 // 1 Comment

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