Archive for the ‘Featured’ Category
The 10 Best Quantum Leaps
21 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on March 11, 2011 under Featured, Lists
Doctor Who may be a long running time travel series, but science fiction fans in the US have a special spot in their heart for Quantum Leap. While it only lasted five short seasons; the adventures of Dr. Sam Beckett have endured the years and the show has become a beloved classic. If there could be one show I would bring back for more seasons, it wouldn't be any of the Star Treks, it wouldn't be... more.
The 10 Best Pieces of Star Wars Music
17 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on March 4, 2011 under Featured, Lists, Star Wars
There's no doubt that Star Wars has the best movie soundtracks of all time. There's really no debating that actually. But if you were to burn a Star Wars "mix tape" CD to listen to in your car, what are the ten tracks that absolutely should go on it? Below we've collected the ten pieces of Star Wars music that are an absolute must on such a CD. Star Wars Main Title Um, duh? Does this real... more.
10 Reasons Why RIFT Should be Your New MMO
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 22, 2011 under Featured, Gaming, Lists
Trion's RIFT launches next week, but those who pre-ordered actually get to start playing this Thursday. After months of beta events, the game has won over the hardcore MMO player base. However many people chose to not take part in the beta events, and they honestly don't know what they're missing. Below are ten reasons why RIFT should become your new MMO. It's not WoW RIFT is not World o... more.
5 Memorable Games on the Virtual Console
3 CommentsPosted by James Livett on February 20, 2011 under Featured, Gaming, Lists
If there's one thing that always strikes me as soon as I enter the Wii Shopping Channel it's "Bloody hell that's a lot of games!" If I had piles of disposable income lying around (and if the Wii had a bigger memory capacity that could be measured in some other form than blocks. I mean blocks? Really? LEGO blocks don't help I'll bet, but I'll save my rantings for another time...) I'd probably hav... more.
Top 4 Actors Rumored for Eddie Dean: THE DARK TOWER
4 CommentsPosted by Eric Elliott on February 18, 2011 under Featured, Lists
With Javier Bardem supposedly offered the role of Roland Deschain in Ron Howard's upcoming Dark Tower series it is time to consider the casting rumors of the rest of the Ka-Tet, starting with Eddie Dean. Every member of the Ka-Tet, including Oy, goes through a very complex character arc but none evolves quite a... more.
10 Reasons Why You Should Play Star Trek Online
37 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 17, 2011 under Featured, Gaming, Lists
Star Trek Online has been out for a year now, and no MMO in recent memory has made such a huge improvement in its first year. STO went from disappointing for some Star Trek Fans, to a great online version of the Trek Universe in less than twelve months. If you tried STO last year and haven't played since many of the improvements have been implemented, or never tried the game out; here are ten re... more.
5 Sci Fi Films That Everyone Loves (Except for Me)
11 CommentsPosted by Chris Wojcek on February 16, 2011 under Featured, Lists
Writing this, I know I'm going to catch more flak than a guy juggling grenades, but that's part of what makes the "Furious" part stick in the title of this website. The upside is that, in theory, everyone is entitled to their own opinion. Below are five films that the sci fi community loves, but I really did not enjoy at all. Avatar I did not, in any way, care for this film. In fact,... more.
5 Plot Holes We Just Don’t Discuss
103 CommentsPosted by Chris Wojcek on February 14, 2011 under Comics, Featured, Lists, Star Wars
Plot holes are inevitable. To err is human, and as such, no work of fiction will ever be without plot holes. Heck, there are plot holes in religious texts, so what makes us think a comic book or film about space travel will fair any better? That said, there are a few that are glaring, with little to no explanation, and it seems we just accept them as they are. Kryptoniansmore.
10 Fantasy Games Every Fanboy Should Play
3 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 11, 2011 under Featured, Gaming, Lists
We recently gave you 10 Science Fiction Games Every Fanboy Should Play, and now it's time for the other end of the spectrum. Below you'll find the ten fantasy games that are a must to experience at least once, although many of these on here are worth playing through multiple times. Baldur's Gate... more.
10 Science Fiction Games Every Fanboy Should Play
9 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 2, 2011 under Featured, Gaming, Lists
We all play videogames, but what are the best science fiction-themed games that a fanboy should know and love? Below we've drilled the list down to the ten best franchises across all platforms. It doesn't matter if you're a PC or console gamer, there's something here for you and they're all good. The Mass Effect Trilogy BioWare's more.