Apr 18, 2014

Disney To Publish New Interpretations of the Star Wars Saga by Bestselling Authors

By Lightsaber Rattling

Yesterday the launch of a new publishing program was announced by Lucasfilm and Disney Publishing Worldwide. The new initiative is being called the “Star Wars Saga Program,” and will feature...

Apr 18, 2014

Retro A to A Challenge: P – Porcupine Tree 2007 (and Special Thanks)

By Alex J. Cavanaugh

Porcupine Tree – Fear of a Blank Planet – 2007 This band has undergone many changes over the years. Their earlier work is surreal and trippy, but they continued to...

Apr 17, 2014

Podcast Release: Rebels Report #10: Hera Speaks – Vanessa Marshall Interview

By Lightsaber Rattling

Via Rebels Report: In this episode we had the chance to sit down with the incredible and passionate Vanessa Marshallwho is the voice of Hera on Star Wars Rebels. First up...

Apr 17, 2014

Podcast Release: Guest On The ForceCast Clone Wars Roundtable

By Lightsaber Rattling

I recently had the pleasure to sit down with Eric and Spencer on The ForceCast: Clone Wars Roundtable: 605 – An Old Friend. We dug in and picked apart the...

Apr 16, 2014

Retro A to Z Challenge: N – Nightwish 2011 (and Ninja Secrets...)

By Alex J. Cavanaugh

Nightwish – Imaginarium – 2011 This is a symphonic metal band turned prog rock. A cool concept album, it tells a very strange tale and even has an accompanying film....

Apr 14, 2014

Retro A to Z Challenge: L – Lord of the Rings 2001

By Alex J. Cavanaugh

Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring – 2001 The three-movie saga launched with Fellowship, and the world fell in love with epic fantasy again. Director Jackson brought the...

Apr 11, 2014

Dark Fantasy Review: The Summoning by F.G. Cottam

By Beauty in Ruins

There is something unique about the British horror novel . . . a certain feel and sound that sets it apart from its North American counterpart. I'm not just talking...

Apr 11, 2014

Retro A to Z Challenge: J – John Carter 2012 (and new How to Train Your Dragon Trailer and George RR Martin Killing Characters)

By Alex J. Cavanaugh

John Carter – 2012 Loosely based on Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Princess of Mars, this film was supposed to launch a new epic series. A perfect blend of space opera, Western,...

Apr 10, 2014

Apex Magazine: Operation Fourth Story

By Beauty in Ruins

First released this past November, Apex Magazine Issue 54 features stories from Bogi Takács, Vajra Chandrasekera, Keffy R.M. Kehrli, and Jim C. Hines; nonfiction pieces from Michael Damian Thomas and Lynne M....

Apr 09, 2014

The Darth Maul Game That Could Have Been

By Roqoo Depot

IGN broke a story about a game project that Red Fly started which would have starred Darth Maul and went under the working title Damage. The game would have come...