September 2007

‘Torchwood’: First impressions

Expectations achieved. That was my first thought while watching the pilot episode of “Torchwood,” the “Doctor Who” spinoff that...

New wrist straps! Wii!

Nintendo is once again giving away free, new-and-improved wrist straps for its Wii Remotes. All you need to do is fill out this form.Associated Press file...

It’s DVDay

Here are some of the sci-fi and fantasy TV offerings available today on DVD: “Charmed: The (Eighth and) Final Season” gives the sisters Halliwell...

Lock and load: Wii Zapper out Nov. 19

Nintendo has announced that its Wii Zapper accessory will be released Nov. 19 for $19.99 – AND it comes bundled with a “Link’s Crossbow...

‘Iron Man’ teaser trailer goes live!

Image courtesy of Paramount Pictures and MarvelIn case you missed it, the teaser trailer for Jon Favreau’s “Iron Man” has gone live. The...

At last we meet again, Dr. Jones!

All of the speculation is finally over; the official title of the next Indiana Jones movie will be “Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal...

Tobey Maguire to adapt ‘Robotech’

“Spider-Man” star Tobey Maguire is planning to produce and possibly headline a live-action film based on the ’80s anime series...

Madeleine L’Engle, 1918-2007

Publisher’s Weekly is reporting that Madeleine L’Engle, the author of children’s fantasy classics such as the 1963 Newbery Medal-winning...

Google Earth Flight Simulator

The new Google Earth update not only features Google Sky, but also has a built-in flight simulator. It’s easy to use, fun, and best of all FREE. To get...