A ‘Torchwood’ reunion for Syfy’s ‘Three Inches’

James Marsters (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Smallville, Caprica) is reuniting with fellow Torchwood alum Naoko Mori for a Syfy drama about a trio of underwhelming superheroes. Three Inches will star Noah Reid as Walter, a twentysomething everyman who has the ability to move objects a short distance — 3 inches — with his mind after […]

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Acclaim goes out with a whimper (again)

A social gaming company has shut down what was left of the legendary video game publisher Acclaim just a few months after purchasing it. Playdom, itself recently acquired by Disney, has ended all support for any remaining Acclaim-branded titles. Reimbursements are being offered to former customers who purchased “Acclaim Coins” for the martial arts MMORPG […]

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Nintendo DSi, DSi XL will be $20 cheaper starting Sept. 12

Nintendo announced Monday that it will drop the suggested retail price of its Nintendo DSi and DSi XL systems by $20. Starting Sept. 12, the DSi will cost $149.99 and the DSi XL will cost $169.99. Both feature two built-in cameras and multimedia editing software, with Facebook upload capability when connected to the Internet through […]

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Bazinga! Jim Parsons wins an Emmy for ‘Big Bang Theory’

After getting robbed of an Emmy with his first nomination last year, Jim Parsons was finally honored this weekend with the award for best lead actor in a comedy series for his work as the neurotic theoretical physicist Sheldon Cooper in CBS’ The Big Bang Theory. Parsons beat out some pretty serious competition, including three-time […]

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