Yesterday, the nominees for the podcast awards were announced at podcastconnect.com Slice of Scifi has been nominated in two categories: People Choice Podcast of the Year Top Rated Voting will start today at www.podcastawards.com. So everybody go there and VOTE!!!
First, a keen-eyed SF fan spotted the air-ambulance used in the “Ariel” episode of Firefly sitting in a junkyard with other cool equipment props. A search is under way to find the owners of the junkyard to see about purchasing the air-ambulance. Next, via WHEDONesque, we have an eBay auction of the Illyria costume that […]
Source: ComingSoon.net Submitted by: Kyle Nin At the booth for Pocket Books at the recent Comic-Con there were all sorts of interesting things in the works.
Source: Sci-Fi Wire CCP announced the launch of EVE Online: Cold War Edition, a massive content upgrade to its massively multiplayer title EVE Online. The upgrade introduces a new beginning player experience and lessens the learning curve for newcomers, the company said.
Source: Trek Web Written by: S.K. Sloan All nominations are in the Technical Category The only UPN Network Emmy nominations for 2005 were garnered by a program and franchise that UPN has let slip through their fingers. Star Trek:Enterprise got the nod for three Emmy nominations in the Technical category, one of which is in […]
Source: Yahoo News – E Online Written by: Joal Ryan Optimus Prime has a prime release date: The Fourth of July. Transformers, the long-planned, live-action movie based on the robot-morphing cartoon, comic and toy franchise, will roll into theaters July 4, 2007, DreamWorks and Paramount Pictures announced Wednesday. Michael Bay (The Island, The Rock) will […]
I hear a very familiar instrumental tune being played, and I stop in wondrous amazement, and just listen to the music and watch the jets of water dance with the crescendos and decrescendos of the symphonic piece, and the lights turned the water into streams of green, red, yellow and blue. [Read more…]
Written by: S.K. Sloan The genre of Science Fiction and the Supernatural Drama will be no stangers at the 2005 Emmys this year. Hollywood has taken notice and is getting on the small-screen bandwagon by nominating 5 leading shows in the drama category. In my experience this is the first time that this many programs […]
Source: Digital Spy Written by: Neil Wilkes Submitted by: Les ITV has purchased the UK rights to upcoming sci-fi series Supernatural. The show, which will air on US network The WB from the autumn, stars Jared Padalecki and Jenson Ackles as Sam and Dean Winchester; two young brothers “bound by tragedy and blood to a […]
Source: Newsday.com Written By: Diane Werts (Staff Writer) Submitted by: Nina Those in the genre say it encompasses more than space and special effects and deserves critics’ respect and Emmy consideration Case in point: A vice president in the TV industry recently asked me what TV shows I watch for enjoyment. I mentioned my favorite […]
Written by: S.K. Sloan William Shatner is at the Top of His Game When most people reach Shatner’s age they think about slowing down or taking long vacations to the Keys. Not William Shatner. He is staying very active these days.
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that software companies can be held liable for copyright infringement when individuals use their technology to download songs and movies illegally.
The unanimous decision handed the music and movie industries a crucial victory in their ongoing battle to curb Internet piracy — a campaign centered on lobbying for new laws, filing thousands of lawsuits against Internet users, and winning a ruling from the nation’s highest court. [Read more…]