The Blog Is Yours: Worst Superman movie: III or IV?

Excitement is building for Man of Steel. I recently rewatched the original Superman starring Christopher Reeve, which had long been hailed (until The Avengers came along) as the perfect superhero movie. And that got me thinking that the franchise has brought us some real stinkers as well. (I’m looking at you, III and IV!) Which was the worst?

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‘The Empire Strikes Back’ — Worst trailer ever for the best movie ever?

I’ve only seen this trailer a few times, and each time it completely throws me. Maybe it’s the presentation. I mean, I know it was, like, forever ago, but the announcer sounds like a super-geeky combination of a pre-pubescent Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill. The voice even seems to change at least once during the […]

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Modifying video game controllers, the Evil way

In a piece for Sunday’s East Valley Tribune, reporter Nicole Klauss profiled Evil Controllers, a Tempe company that modifies video game equipment. As Klauss writes, it’s not always just about having an advantage: Part of the company’s business model includes customizing controllers to help people with disabilities enjoy video games. Do you use “modded” controllers […]

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