Things I’ve learned today: 4/15

Events, Gaming, Movies, Music, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Television

Sophie Aldred and Sylvester McCoyThe producers of the upcoming DVD editions of some of Sylvester McCoy’s episodes of Doctor Who are holding a contest on Twitter to get fan commentary for “Dragonfire,” “The Happiness Patrol” and “The Greatest Show in the Galaxy.” Ace! (DoctorWhoNews.Net)

Your Best of East Valley blogger — and my Video Games Live companion —  Jonathan Simon, as always, has the definitive list of geeky things to do over the weekend in Arizona. (Lightning Octopus)

The Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix has achieved Smithsonian Institution affiliate status. (East Valley Tribune)

HBO’s Game of Thrones: For boys or for girls? (io9 rant)

Are we paying too much for video games? (Den of Geek)

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