Remembering Victor Lundin


The actor who played the first Klingon on classic Star Trek has passed away.

Remembering Richard Matheson


Prolific writer Richard Matheson has passed away at the age of 87.

Send a TARDIS Into Space


So how do you plan to celebrate fifty years of Doctor Who?

Remembering Jack Vance

Jack Vance

Science-fiction writer Jack Vance has passed away at the age of 96.

How Will You Celebrate Geek Pride Day?


May 25th is Geek Pride day.

Pre-School Bans Kids From Playing As Superheroes


For many of us, pretending to be your favorite super hero on the school playground was just part of growing up. That won’t be the case for a group of pre-schoolers at an undisclosed pre-school where playing as your favorite superhero has been banned.

“Pokemon” Ballet


Here’s two words most of us never thought we’d hear together…Pokemon Ballet.

Remembering Ray Harryhausen


Special effects pioneer Ray Harryhausen has passed away at the age of 92.

Petition Started Recognize Asimov’s Home


The Philadelphia Weekly has started a petition to recognize the home of one of the greatest writers of science-fiction with a historical marker.

Girl Scouts’ New Merit Badge: Game Design

Girl Scouts

The Girls Scouts of Greater Los Angeles Chapter has partnered with Women in Games International to design the requirements and curriculum required for a newly introduced patch: one for Game Design.

Did “Family Guy” Hit Too Close To Reality?


A recently aired episode of Family Guy has been pulled from Hulu and the Fox web site in the wake of recent events in Boston.

Richard LeParmentier, R.I.P

Admiral Motti

The recognizable actor passed away Tuesday.

Remembering Jim Mees


While the name Jim Mees may not be immediately familiar to many, odds are you are familiar with his work.

Banks Announces Next Novel Will Be His Last


Best-selling author Iain M. Banks announced on his website that his next novel, The Quarry, will be his last.

Remembering Jane Henson


Jane Henson, who helped pioneer the Muppets with her husband Jim Henson, has passed away at age 78.