Tag Archives: anniversaries

  • ‘The Dark Knight’ Getting Limited 10th Anniversary Re-Release

    ‘The Dark Knight’ Getting Limited 10th Anniversary Re-Release

    Even superheroes get old, so it shouldn’t shock me that it’s been almost ten years since I went to see The Dark Knight at its midnight premiere in my hometown theater, then was so excited by it that I couldn’t get to sleep after I finally made it back home. Now, the film is on the cusp […]

  • ‘Elvis’ 1968 TV Special Coming to Theaters

    ‘Elvis’ 1968 TV Special Coming to Theaters

    Yet another 50th anniversary being observed this year is the 1968 comeback special broadcast by Elvis Presley on television. Even if you’re not a fan of the King, you’re probably familiar with certain aspects of the special’s visual presentation, like his black leather stage costume. And even if not, you’ll soon have the chance to […]

  • Tabasco Diamond Reserve Hot Sauce

    Tabasco Diamond Reserve Hot Sauce

    We seem to be reaching some kind of anniversary nexus point, and we can now add another occasion to the pile: The 150th anniversary of Tabasco hot sauce. To celebrate, the hot sauce brand has released, and I’m not kidding about this, Tabasco Diamond Reserve. Since I don’t possess the capacity to write about special edition […]

  • ‘Street Fighter II’ Getting 30th Anniversary SNES Re-Release

    ‘Street Fighter II’ Getting 30th Anniversary SNES Re-Release

    Time comes for us all, and like it or not, Street Fighter II is turning 30 years old this year. And like everyone else turning 30, the game is desperately trying to recapture its own youth, in this case with an authentic SNES cartridge re-release from Capcom and an assist from production studio iam8bit. Street […]

  • ‘OK Computer’ 20th Anniversary Deluxe Reissue Coming Next Month

    ‘OK Computer’ 20th Anniversary Deluxe Reissue Coming Next Month

    One of the most important rock albums in the history of the form turns 20 this year.  To celebrate, Radiohead is putting out a new deluxe 20th anniversary reissue of OK Computer, which will feature oodles of bonus content as well as a completely new remaster from the album’s original analog recorded elements. Those bonus features […]

  • ‘The Fifth Element’ Getting 20th Anniversary Re-Release

    ‘The Fifth Element’ Getting 20th Anniversary Re-Release

    Twenty years ago, the world was introduced to The Fifth Element, Luc Besson’s outrageous and baroque science-fiction action thrill ride, starring Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman, Milla Jovovich and the infamous Chris Tucker. Now, in honor of the film’s 20th anniversary and well in advance of whenever in the 23rd century it’s set, the movie is coming […]

  • Find Your Park Playing Cards From the National Parks Service

    Find Your Park Playing Cards From the National Parks Service

    The United States National Parks Service is getting the best headlines of their 100-year history thanks to a few instances of social media defiance of new president Donald Trump. By some strange coincidence, this is happening while the NPS is celebrating its own 100-year anniversary, and now you can order a pack of Find Your […]

  • Nikon 100th Anniversary Celebrated With Retrospective Video

    Nikon 100th Anniversary Celebrated With Retrospective Video

    In 1917, a company then known as Nippon Kogaku K.K., now simply Nikon, was born. Like all brands that are lucky/devious enough to survive a hundred years, it’s now Nikon’s solemn responsibility to commemorate their existence, and to do that we now have a pretty cool video looking back on the last century in honor […]