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  • ‘Typeset in the Future: Typography and Design in Science Fiction Movies’

    ‘Typeset in the Future: Typography and Design in Science Fiction Movies’

    There are two types of people in this wicked world: People who pay attention to fonts and typefaces and people who don’t. But even we font-ignoramuses might be interested in the upcoming new book by Dave Addey entitled Typeset in the Future: Typography and Design in Science Fiction Movies. More precisely, seven science fiction movies: “In Typeset in […]

  • Booze Dogs: Liquor-Infused Bratwurst

    Booze Dogs: Liquor-Infused Bratwurst

    Usually when someone calls someone else a “booze dog,” it’s meant as an insult, as in “wake up, you blasted booze dog,” etc. But now the phrase is a brand name as well: Booze Dogs, a new line of liquor-infused bratwursts. And the bratwursts are sold by their own canine mascot: “Step into the world of […]

  • ‘Welcome To Marwen’ Official Trailer (Video)

    ‘Welcome To Marwen’ Official Trailer (Video)

    The Z-Man is back with a new movie that looks to test the patience of even a die-hard fan like me. I’m talking about Robert Zemeckis, whose upcoming new movie Welcome to Marwen stars Steve Carrell as a man who retreats to the fantasy of his homemade dolls in order to deal with the intense pressures of the […]

  • ‘Scrabble’ Tile Lights Spell Good Decor

    ‘Scrabble’ Tile Lights Spell Good Decor

    Despite a love of words, I’ve recently begun to think of Scrabble as a game for my always expanding list of “theoretically fun” items. But the game still carries some deep, primal appeal, as evidenced by the fact that I think these officially licensed Scrabble Tile Lights from Firebox are pretty cool. The Scrabble Tile Lights’ key feature is probably the jumbo […]

  • ‘Creed II’ Official Trailer (Video)

    ‘Creed II’ Official Trailer (Video)

    Adonis Creed’s first cinematic outing was a massive, culturally significant hit, which means the man is going to have to step back into the ring (at least) one more time. Today, the official trailer for Creed II hit the internet, along with an official plot synopsis: “Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed. Between personal […]

  • PlayStation Hits Reissue Series Returns, Games Will Cost $20

    PlayStation Hits Reissue Series Returns, Games Will Cost $20

    Good news for everyone who thinks video games are too expensive. To commemorate the fifth anniversary of the PlayStation 4, Sony is bringing back the beloved PlayStation Hits series, which brings back popular titled in newly affordable editions. Here’s a list of the titles included in the first new wave of PlayStation Hits: Battlefield 4, Bloodborne, Doom, DriveClub, Infamous: Second Son, Killzone: Shadow […]

  • IGTV: Long-Form Instagram Platform Coming This Week

    IGTV: Long-Form Instagram Platform Coming This Week

    One of the chief advantages YouTube has in the online video marketplace is the fact that it allows users to blather on indefinitely as much as an hour at a time. Now, Instragram users can do the same, with the impending roll-out of IGTV, a long-form video platform that will allow for videos anywhere from 15 […]

  • ‘Star Trek vs. Transformers’ Comic Series Coming Soon

    ‘Star Trek vs. Transformers’ Comic Series Coming Soon

    Star Trek and Transformers are two science-fiction adventure franchises that have captivated fans for decades. Now, the crew of the Starship Enterprise and the Autobots are meeting up, not in a Paramount feature film but a comic book miniseries called Star Trek vs. Transformers from writers John Barber and Mike Johnson and artist Philip Murphy. Johnson spoke up on the project in a […]