The Truth Is Out There, and On Sale Today: The Complete X-Files for $75


Now that we know the show is coming back, isn’t it the perfect time to binge-watch every single episode and movie, just to get immersed in the mythology again? Well, here’s your chance: the complete series and both movies in one box set, totallying 54 discs, for just $75 today on Amazon. I want to believe! Continue reading

Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 015: ‘EMP Museum’


This episode Captain Owen starts us off with singing a little “Baby Beluga.” We then talk about his Batman Painting Book, a trip to the zoo with Papa and Gigima (his great grandparents), and a trip to the EMP Museum and the ‘Star Wars and the Power of Costume,’ ‘What’s Up, Doc?,’ and ‘Infinite Worlds’ exhibits. We finish off the episode playing Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote, or as Captain Owen calls it–Dog and Ostrich. Continue reading

‘Project Mc²': Smart Is the New Cool

Project Mc2

This month there’s a new Netflix Original Series about geeky girls: ‘Project Mc²’. It’s targeted at tween girls and is intended to make STEM a bit more popular. I sat down and watched the first season with my daughters to find out if it works. Continue reading

Visit the Mechazoic as Dinotrux Comes to Netflix


‘Dinotrux’ presents a world populated by both Dinotrux and Reptools. Each of the former is a combination of a real dinosaur and a specific type of construction vehicle (e.g., a triceratops/bulldozer mix or a T-rex/wrecking ball mix). The show is aimed at 4-8 year olds, and each episode was developed to be a 22-minute movie – your kid’s first action movie, if you will. Continue reading

‘The Walking Dead: No Man’s Land’ Starring Norman Reedus


‘The Walking Dead: No Man’s Land’ is a new mobile game from Next Games launching in October to coincide with the Season 6 premiere of AMC’s ‘The Walking Dead.’ Norman Reedus, as fan favorite Daryl Dixon, will guide you through learning the game and help you out along the way. Continue reading

Felicia Day’s New Book Lets Us All Be Weird Together


‘You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost),’ Felicia Day’s memoir, was released today and is the perfect book for every geek. Continue reading

Enjoy ‘Adventure Time: The Complete Fifth Season’ on Blu-ray and DVD

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I cut the cord a few years ago, and, to be honest, I haven’t really looked back. There are shows I miss, but, between Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime, I manage to keep (reasonably) current on most of them. Still, there are some extra-special series, and those are the ones that inevitably end up on my media shelf. Continue reading

When Connected Lighting Meets TV: Oh Hell Maybe.

Syfy Sync + Hue w/ Sharknado
Image Credit: Syfy

Does the campy ‘Sharknado’ use the Philips Hue lighting system to signal the first sparks of the integration enhanced environment in daily life? Continue reading

BattleBots Week 5 Recap – The Great Eight, Fire Flips, and the De-Icer


BattleBots Week 5 – aka the quarterfinals. As always, Anton Olsen and Kishore Hari are here to breakdown the best bouts, worst moments, and everything in between. Spoilers galore, so just watch the embed bouts before reading the commentary. Continue reading

Bluestreak Comes to ‘Angry Birds Transformers’ With Droids and Crafting

Today’s update for ‘Angry Birds Transformers’ not only adds Bluetreak and Prowl characters (played by The Blues), but also offers new helper droids that players can craft and call into special levels for added firepower: Continue reading

‘Powers’ Comes to Blu-Ray and DVD


If you are a fan of Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming’s ‘Powers’ comic book series, you’ve no doubt at least heard of the ‘Powers’ show. If you missed it, the wait is over as ‘Powers Season 1′ was released on Blu-Ray and DVD yesterday! Continue reading