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Xbox 2 thoughts

As I sit here and realize that we have had very few posts that might generate some comments over the last couple days (save John’s “asteroid” post.) I have [...]

January 26, 2005 // 3 Comments

A Terry Pratchett fan site

In the process of looking for a picture for JP, I came across this website: The Adventures of Cheery Littlebottom. The art is not so great but it does cover alot about Terry [...]

January 25, 2005 // 0 Comments

Support the arts darned it…

The Clarion Science Fiction and Fantasy Writer’s Workshop are holding an auction to pay for this year’s sessions. Some fine items are up for sale including a [...]

January 19, 2005 // 0 Comments

Snowing in Houston

I am sure this probably does not really fit the category of Sci Fi but its still a bit odd to see it actually snowing in Houston. And it feels a bit more like Christmas for [...]

December 24, 2004 // 5 Comments

The physics of Santa

Some researchers have spent some time figuring out if its physically possible for Santa to travel around the world on a single evening, and the results are found here. The [...]

December 24, 2004 // 1 Comment

From Farscape to SG-1

Both Ben Browder and Claudia Black join the Stargate SG-1 this next season. It should be interesting to see how he fits into this series. And before somebody makes a snide [...]

December 23, 2004 // 3 Comments

Play Anarchy Online for free

Thats right ladies and gentlemen, Anarchy Online has now offered a totally free MMORPG. I played this one early on and the lag was horrendous, but I have heard its improved [...]

December 15, 2004 // 2 Comments

Life imitates movies

From Engadget, there is now a new xray scanner in use in Heathrow airport that seems to do a similar job to the one we saw in Total Recall. Although I am not sure I would [...]

November 10, 2004 // 0 Comments

Rant: Gaming and Hype

As a disclaimer to our readers, this post has very little to do with Science Fiction, and is a rant about something I have taken notice of. It is my opinion and is not [...]

November 9, 2004 // 3 Comments

Review: Prey

REVIEW SUMMARY: MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: An unemployed software developer/architect is called to investigate an issue at a plant where his wife works that is building [...]

November 8, 2004 // 5 Comments

Review: Dawn of War

REVIEW SUMMARY: MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Its the future and a planet is under attack by maurading space orcs. The Imperium’s finest warriors, the Space Marines, are [...]

November 8, 2004 // 1 Comment

Episode 3 Teaser Trailer available

And how I managed to find this one before John surprises me, but I forgot he does not frequent Star Wars related sites. The downer is that you need to be a goofy Hyperspace [...]

November 4, 2004 // 18 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

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

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