This Is Not the Game I'm Looking For, and Some Batman Thoughts

NYCC week is here, which means a lot of work, but at least my day job is publishing its first print magazine for the event. Yay us! Besides that, lots of emailing, editing for future weeks, and planning personal stuff. Tomorrow is the EA Preview Event, where I’ll get to play the publisher’s upcoming line-up. »10/07/15 7:27am10/07/15 7:27am

Fluffeh Puppehs + BB-8 Toy = Cuteness Meltdown

On the barren desert world of Jakku, brave astro-droid BB-8 is beset by a swarm of menacing giant canids... Okay no, the editors at Vanity Fair decided to see how a quartet of cute li’l doggies would react to Sphero’s new remote control BB-8 toy. The results are predictably adorable, and don’t end in tragedy, like… »9/03/15 8:46pm9/03/15 8:46pm

That Time Peyton Reed Trolled Star Wars Fans

Back on December 19, 2000, the independent radio program The Best Show On WFMU appeared to have scored a major scoop. An anonymous caller claiming to have worked extensively on both Star Wars — Episode I: The Phantom Menace and the upcoming Episode II before he was “unceremoniously let go” by “control freak” George… »9/02/15 9:51pm9/02/15 9:51pm

Mexico, Star Wars and an Argument Against Same-sex Couples Adopting

So in August 11th the Supreme Court in Mexico upheld the decision to make it absolutely legal for same sex couples to adopt children. Mind you, it was not illegal before, but as you know, progress sometimes has to come forced by laws to make it difficult for people to use their prejudice against minorities. Some… »8/13/15 2:07am8/13/15 2:07am

What Would The Star Wars Universe Look Like 4000 Years After Episode 6?

With the exception of Rebels, none of the new canon material of the Star Wars EU has really wow me. It seems to be just doing things we’ve seen before and it feels like they are restricted in what they can write about by Disney’s dictations. Hopefully, this will improve with Episode 7, but there are some areas that… »8/12/15 12:05pm8/12/15 12:05pm

Just Started To Watch Star Wars Rebels: Please Tell Me It Gets Better?

I while back, I watched the Clone Wars for the first time and really enjoyed it for the most part with the exception of it having a bad opening movie and first season. Now I have started watching Rebels, starting with the shorts & the movie and I’m sorry to say but I thought they were worse than the Clone Wars movie. »7/01/15 10:50am7/01/15 10:50am