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Just another stuck up, half-witted, scruffy-looking Nerf herder.

Stop Motion Pioneer Ray Harryhausen Dead at 92


Well, Ray Harryhousen is dead. Isn’t that a nice way to start the summer ? Yesterday afternoon, the famed stop motion animator who created some of film’s most memorable monster characters succumbed to old age at Hammersmith hospital in London, England. He was 92. Harryhausen was an early pioneer in stop motion visual effects. His ...

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Calm the Hell Down: Disney and Lucasfilm


Earlier today, the science fiction community had a bomb dropped on its head when it was announced that George Lucas, the creator of the Star Wars franchise, would be selling Lucasfilm to Disney for 4 billion dollars. I’ll be the first to admit that when I first heard the news, I was filled with an ...

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That 70’s Show: Seasons 5 & 6 Review


Greetings friends, for it is I, ThrustBone. Look on in awe, as I shower my essence upon thee! Earlier in the week our friends over at Mill Creek Entertainment provided me with review copies of their DVD releases of the fifth and sixth seasons of That 70’s Show on DVD. This excited me, as I ...

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New Super Nintendo Game Set For Release in 2013


Yes, you read that right, The SUPER NINTENDO ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM and all of us who are lucky enough to still own one (this internet personality included) will receive a new third party release in 2013. Nightmare Busters is being produced and published by a two man indie game studio named Super Fighter Team, who are ...

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ThrustBone Reviews: Torchlight 2


Listen, I’m just going to come out and say it, Torchlight 2 is better than Diablo 3. It has everything that the most recent release from the big D promised it would have: Randomized maps, a superior loot system (in which going to town is still not only a viable option, but an encouraged one) ...

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Watch Responsibly: Surf Ninjas


Hello! Welcome to another installment of Watch Responsbly, The game where you drink along to your most beloved (or hated) films. As anyone who has seen the front page as of late can surely attest to, There has been a great deal of sadness in the news lately. Nintendo is ceasing production of their namesake ...

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Oscar Nominated Actor Michael Clarke Duncan Dead at Age 54


Hollywood actor Michael Clarke Duncan has died due to complications brought on by a heart attack he suffered on July 13th 2012. Best known for his academy award winning portrayal of John Coffey in The Green Mile, he most recently starred as Leo Knox of the fox series The Finder. Duncan was born in 1957 to ...

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Re-Imagined Star Wars Helmets Auction To Benefit The Make A Wish Foundation


Say what you will about George Lucas and his treatment of the Star Wars franchise over the past decade or so. Suffice it to say, at the very least he does have a charitable heart. His youngest daughter Katie and only son Jett were both adopted following the release of Return of The Jedi, and ...

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