Star Trek Continues "The White Iris" Is Back on YouTube

After almost 3 weeks of waiting the popular fan series Star Trek Continues has their latest episode, “The White Iris”, back on YouTube. The episode debuted at Phoenix Comicon on May 30th and went live online the next day.  It seems though that somehow wires were crossed and the episode was pulled by YouTube (although it was still available on the Official Star Trek Continues website and Vimeo) under investigation…

Arnold Schwarzenegger Pranks Fans in Hollywood

Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum is famous the world over for its realistic looking wax replicas of real people.  But one figure was a bit more than realistic as some tourists found out the hard way! It’s all in good fun and for a good cause as Arnold Schwarzenegger wanders Hollywood and Highland taking selfies, posing with fans and occasionally scaring just a few unexpected passersby. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w81g199L8YA&w=560&h=315] He did it…

Live Action Akira Fan-Made Trailer is Awesome!

When I was growing up there were two types of Anime Fans.  The kind that understood Akira (or claimed they understood it) and those that didn’t. It was almost like a test when you were asked “Do you understand Akira?”  You only got one chance at it.  You didn’t come to understand Akira later – you just understood it, or you didn’t. If you said yes you were met with…

When Gay Meets Geek

Growing up when I did there were no openly gay characters in comic books, science fiction, or fantasy.  In every story the boy got the girl; unless it was one of those rare storylines where the protagonist was female.  In those cases she got the boy. As I got older and realized I was gay, I searched desperately for someone like me in the fantasy worlds I loved.  Eventually I…

Renowned Actor Sir Christopher Lee Dies at 93

“I think acting is a mixture of instinct, imagination and inventiveness. All you can learn as an actor is basic technique.” – one of the most memorable quotes from Sir Christopher Lee. From his beginnings as one of the Horror Masters to James Bond, Star Wars to Lord of the Rings and even Heavy Metal singer, Sir Christopher Lee spanned the decades, generations, genres and mediums to become one of…

Yoda, Princess Leia and Darth Vader Tell Star Wars from Their Perspective in New Books

What do we want? More Star Wars! When do we want it NOW! But it looks like we will have to wait until at least September. That’s when the new line of Star Wars: The Force Awakens toys are due on the shelves and now from StarWars.com we also find that we are being treated to a re-imaginging, or perhaps, a re-telling, of the original trilogy through the eyes of…

Independence Day 2 First Poster Revealed

Wandering the halls of the Licensing Expo currently happening in Las Vegas Collider has brought us a first glimpse at an Independence Day 2 Poster! Looks like those aliens are back and in bigger ships than ever! From the official synopsis: After Independence Day redefined the event movie genre, the next epic chapter delivers global catastrophe on an unimaginable scale. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated…

First Trailer for Ridley Scott's "The Martian"

When a storm on Mars forces the evacuation of the exploratory crew, Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is somehow left behind.  With no way to contact Earth or his crew mates (although he does eventually do just this) he must figure out how to survive for at least four years, til another mission arrives. The Fox film is based on the book by Andy Weir, with a screenplay by Drew Goddard….

Interview with Nathan Blackwell of Voyage Trekkers

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BSK9spGFurI&w=560&h=315] To learn more about Voyage Trekkers visit their Official Sites http://www.voyagetrekkers.com https://www.facebook.com/VoyageTrekkers