I am Spock. Remembering Leonard Nimoy.

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It is not often I am at a loss of words, but today I find myself dumbstruck by the news of Leonard Nimoy‘s passing. There will be those who express themselves better, but I would be remiss if I didn’t try to take a moment to recognize and honor this actor who created one of Pop Culture’s most famous characters, and one of my personal heroes, Star Trek’s Mr. Spock. Like many of my generation, I discovered Star Trek during its period of constant syndication during the 70’s.  It aired nightly at midnight, and I would sneak out of bed, … Continue reading

Twitch Announces TwitchCon 2015

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First official Twitch community convention comes to Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA on September 25-26   Twitch, the world’s leading social video platform and community for gamers, today announced TwitchCon 2015, the company’s first ever convention dedicated to Twitch’s community of partners, broadcasters, and viewers. What: TwitchCon When: September 25-26, 2015 Where: Moscone West, San Francisco, CA Created as a celebration of all things Twitch, the convention will attract members of the Twitch community from all over the globe. Attendees will have the chance to mingle with each other and their favorite broadcasters, experience live content from the convention … Continue reading

Guess Who’s Back for Series 9. [XXX XXXXXX] Returns to Doctor Who! (Spoilers, duh)

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It’s still a long way until August, when the 9th series of Doctor Who returns to our screens, with Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman.  Of course there will be other familiar faces to pop up.  The Doctor and Clara are always bound to run into some old friends and enemies along the way. Now we don’t always report on spoilers like this.  We want to make sure if you don’t want to know ahead of time that that you have plenty of time to stop reading. And just to be extra safe here’s a picture of a kitten in a … Continue reading

Valiant Uncovers Ninjak’s Lost Files

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Colin King a/k/a Ninjak, Valiant’s master spy/assassin and sometimes Team Unity ally gets his own series starting this March, as part of the Valiant Next campaign (which has already brought the smash hits, The Valiant, Ivar, Timewalker and Divinity).   But 32 pages is not enough to tell his story, so Valiant has announced that this new series will include a second feature each month, Ninjak: The Lost Files, written by series writer Matt Kindt and with art by Butch Guice, which will expand the series to a whopping 40 pages, and it will still cost the usual $3.99 cover price! … Continue reading

Adrianne Palicki’s Mockingbird Bumped Up To SHIELD Series Regular

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  Adrianne Palicki, and her character Bobbi “Mockingbird” Morse, will be hanging around with the S.H.I.E.L.D team for a while longer, as the actress has just been signed as a series regular for the rest of the second season of the Marvel TV series, when it returns in March.   She first appeared in the series in the 5th episode this season, A Hen in the Wolf House. Palicki hasn’t been a stranger to comic book series, but oddly enough until her turn as Bobbi Morse, all her appearances have been in DC related series.  She was cast as Wonder Woman … Continue reading