“Torchwood” Delivers Ratings on BBC1


Fans fretting there may not be a fourth season of “Torchwood” can breath a sigh of relief today. The move to BBC1 has, so far, been a huge success for the show and almost assures the series will get a green light for a fourth season. Ratings for the first night of the third season […]

Warner Purchases Midway Game Rights


Get ready for more big-screen video-game adaptations. Warner Brothers has purchased the movie rights to Midway video games.  This means that we could soon see movie version of “Mortal Kombat,” “Spy Hunter,” “Space Invaders,” “Pac-Man,” “Rampage” and “Joust.” Yes, you read that right–the “Joust” movie could be back. Heaven help the voice mail line. Warner […]

“Half Blood Prince” Will Have Midnight Debut

Can’t wait to see the next installment of “Harry Potter?” Then hopefully your local theater hasn’t sold out of midnight showings for the latest installment. Following the trend of most recent blockbusters, “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” will have a midnight opening next week. If you’re interested in finding out more about the movie […]

Engler Responds to Name Change Criticism on Twitter

Last week, we reported that SyFy digital exec Craig Engler had set up a new Twitter feed to respond to questions about the newly rebranded network. And while SyFy may have hoped to get questions about its programming, including the new series “Warehouse 13″ and the return of “Eureka,” a lot of the questions were […]

Producers Preview Secrets of “Warehouse 13″


After months of speculation, the new series “Warehouse 13″ will debut tonight at 9 p.m. EST on SyFy. The series, which follows two  Secret Service agents find themselves abruptly transferred to Warehouse 13: a massive, top-secret storage facility in windswept South Dakota that houses every strange artifact, mysterious relic, fantastical object and supernatural souvenir ever […]

Gamers Playing More, Buying More Used Games


In the current economic recession, gamers are escaping the realities of everyday life a bit more and doing it a bit more economically a new Nielsen report indicates. “The Value Gamer” is report based on a survey of the first five months of the year.  According to the survey, gamers are spending an additional one […]

“T.J. Hooker” Movie Planned


It’s not exactly sci-fi, but it did star one of the icons of “Star Trek” and sci-fi television. If you’re a child of the 80’s, you may remember that William Shatner had a successful television series called “T.J. Hooker.”  On the series, Shatner played a veteran patrol sergeant, who ruffled feathers with his no-nonsense attitude […]

NASA Twitters in Spanish


NASA’s Twitter messages from Earth have gone bilingual.  The space agency announced yesterday that it is adding a Twitter feed in Spanish according to the Associated Press. Astronaut Jose Hernandez will deliver updates from outer space in both English and Spanish.  Hernandez grew up in a migrant farming family and did not learn English until […]