Jun 072015
 
Nichelle Nichols Recovering from Minor Stroke

Like every other Star Trek fan, I was concerned when I read that Nichelle Nichols had suffered a stroke late last week. We then learned over the weekend that the stroke was a minor one, and that she is now recovering. We at Starbasegeek.com pray for a speedy and full recovery for our favorite communications [Read more…]

Jun 032015
 
New Batman: Arkham Knight and Fallout 4 Trailers

Some new trailers have been released for both Batman: Arkham Knight and Fallout 4. The Batman: Arkham Knight trailers showcase Red Hood and Harley Quinn respectively. Both are extra playable characters in the upcoming video game. Harley Quinn is obtained by pre-ordering the game. Doing so gives players a story mission for her as well [Read more…]

Jun 022015
 
The Horror of a Big Trouble in Little China Remake

An ominous rumbling began to be heard yesterday across the internet. At first, I ignored and discounted it, but then enough people starting linking to news stories that I was compelled to verify the truth. To my everlasting horror, it was true that there was serious talk about a Big Trouble in Little China remake. [Read more…]

May 272015
 
Not All Geeks Are The Same

An interesting thing happened a few years ago at a Dragon Panel I was attending. The purpose of the panel was to essentially chew out the SyFy channel over their numerous shortcomings, especially how they viewed their target audience. It was a fun panel with people in the crowd giving their two cents. I particularly [Read more…]

May 262015
 
My Love/Hate Affair with SyFy

When it was announced in the early 1990s that there was going to be a cable channel devoted to sci-fi programming, I just about flipped my gourd. Such news was received with rapture as finally geeks were finally going to get some love in the form of their own channel. That channel was, of course, [Read more…]

May 232015
 
Mad Max: Fury Road Review (2015)

It’s hard to believe that it’s been 35 years since the last Mad Max film. The creator of the franchise, George Miller, is back with Mad Max: Fury Road with Tom Hardy taking over the signature role from Mel Gibson. It’s been far too long since an epic post-apocalyptic movie came out, and the trailers [Read more…]