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Thoughts on the GameCube

We bought Aaron a GameCube for his birthday, an early birthday present. We also bought a few games for him, a couple of which are interesting in a SF [...]

July 23, 2003 // 3 Comments

Harry Potter 1 & 2

I just finished up the first two Harry Potter books, in about 3 days total, and I have to say, they are rather good. I wasn’t sure what to expect, but I got my [...]

July 21, 2003 // 3 Comments

Second Life

Second Life is a Massively Multiplayer Online…World. It looks interesting, with the best feature being that people, in game, can build, not only their own houses, but [...]

July 21, 2003 // 1 Comment

Starfire Boardgame

SDS Starfire Site I remeber playing this waaaaay back in 1980. At that time, the game was one of those that game in a re-sealable plastic bag and had cardboard punch-out [...]

July 20, 2003 // 0 Comments

Interview with David Brin

David Brin has an interesting interview at the Science Fiction Weekly Interview. Brin is one of my favorite authors. Someone whose books I’ll read regardless (I need to [...]

July 18, 2003 // 2 Comments

SF Classics

Check out the website Science Fiction Cassics . The site’s creator used to work on scifan.com and has authored an excellent essay on classic science fiction [...]

July 18, 2003 // 1 Comment

Guilty Pleasure

I have a confession to make. It’s not an easy thing to admit. But, they say, the first step on the road to recovery is to admit you have a problem. So, here I am, [...]

July 17, 2003 // 2 Comments

New UMMORPG – Wish

Wish, by Mutable Realms, is supposed a new kind of online role playing game, an Ultra-Massively Online Role Playing Game. Their aim is to get 10’s of thousands of [...]

July 16, 2003 // 10 Comments

Knights of the Old Republic

Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic Review for Xbox at GameSpot gives KotOR a 9.1. They liked the combat and voice actinng the best. All I can say is, #$@#$ XBOX! They did [...]

July 15, 2003 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Blade Runner (The Director’s Cut)

REVIEW SUMMARY: Cool visuals, but ultimately a boring movie. MY RATING: (Add 1 if you read Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep) BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Cop hunts for criminal [...]

July 15, 2003 // 44 Comments

Rocket Cars

Rocketry – – Estes Blurzz Rocket Fueled Dragster! I gotta try one of these babies out. Warning, do not go to the Estes web site to look for more info. Their site [...]

July 14, 2003 // 1 Comment

28 Days Later – Scary as Hell?

REVIEW SUMMARY: A better ‘zombie’ movie than most, but not without flaws. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A man wakes up in a London hospital after being in a coma for [...]

July 14, 2003 // 2 Comments

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