Gifts for the Geeky: Comics

Now that Thanksgiving is over, there’s only one thing to do until Christmas: shop! If you’re looking for something for that comic book fan on your list here’s a few ideas. All of these are available in collected editions from your local comic book shop or online.

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Weekend Reading

Wizard Rock: A Sneak Peek at Jingle Spells 3 (Techland at TIME.com) Harry Potter Spells on your iPhone Living large in Japan is no laughing matter with new government-imposed waistline measurements (NY Daily News) Atari Adds An Arcade To Its Web Page (Kotaku) Sex Advice From Dungeons & Dragons Players (Nerve) Real American H.E.R.O.ES: Knowing […]

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Traci Lords beats Pixar to ‘Mars’

We already know that Pixar is working on John Carter of Mars, a big-screen adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ pulpy Barsoom tales that began with A Princess of Mars. But with a planned release of 2012, who knows if we’ll ever see it? Especially if they make it a Christmas Day release, which would put […]

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LEGO ending Bionicle toy line, but they’re not closing the book

LEGO is ending its popular Bionicle toy line after the next release in January, according to a post on Wired’s GeekDad blog. Next summer the company will launch a “new, more flexible buildable figure property” from the creators of the Bionicle line. The announcement, reposted on GeekDad says, the new product will be geared toward […]

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