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  • Blogs

    December 18, 2012

    7 Songs About Hobbits NOT By Leonard Nimoy

    I'm keen to catch The Hobbit soon. If nothing else, the Seventh Doctor apparently goes full-on wizard battle against the Witch-King in it, and I would have paid just to see that scene alone. The rest of it looks cool too, though. In the meantime, I have to wait for an overnight babysitter to free u ... More >>

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    July 18, 2011

    Saturday Night: Final Fantasy: Distant Worlds At Jones Hall

    ​The Houston Symphony feat. Susan Calloway Distant Worlds: Music From Final Fantasy Jones Hall July 16, 2011 Rocks Off scrambled like a mad bastard last year in order to catch Final Fantasy Distant Worlds at the Houston Symphony. This year, we were only marginally better prepared, but no less ... More >>

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    December 1, 2009

    Here's Some Help In Winning A Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince DVD

    ​Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince comes out in DVD a week from today, and we are giving away three of them to only the most devoted Potter fans.We've asked a local expert to work up a 20-question quiz. Now, we've read all the books and seen all the movies, so we expected to do somewhat all r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2009

    Nerd Alert: Trailer for "The Beatles: Rock Band" Debuts

    After almost two years of programming and tinkering, the developers of the Beatles edition of the "Rock Band" videogame have released a trailer for the game in advance of its release in the fall. The visuals in the trailer are faithful to the boys from Liverpool, down to every detail. We were as ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    July 24, 2008

    Diminished Expo-tations at E3

    E3 revelations are hit and miss — unless you really dig chopping wood

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    April 3, 2008

    Paging Freaks: Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition 2008

    Guinness writes the book on gaming, but doesn't shatter any records

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    January 31, 2008

    Samurai Warriors: KATANA

    Doesn't Make The Cut

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    December 27, 2007

    The Best Games of 2007

    A look back at gaming's greatest hits

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    August 30, 2007

    Persona Grata

    Meet the last great RPG for PlayStation 2

  • Home Entertainment

    July 26, 2007

    Mechanical Bull

    A few more changes would've helped Transformers.

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2007
  • Home Entertainment

    July 5, 2007

    Resident Evil 4

    The terrorizing townsfolk of Resident Evil 4 shamble onto the Wii.

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2007
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    April 12, 2007

    God of War II

    enters the pantheon of classic games

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2007
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    December 7, 2006

    All Dressed Up...

    PlayStation 3 has potential -- but for the moment, little else

  • Home Entertainment

    November 2, 2006

    Déjà Dance

    Newest DDR: Same game, fresh set list.

  • Home Entertainment

    August 24, 2006

    Glacial Profiling

    Slow-paced Valkyrie Profile offers dull apocalypse.

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    July 13, 2006

    Turning Japanese

    Like the anime, Naruto: Ultimate Ninja is goofy fun

  • Home Entertainment

    February 23, 2006

    Law and Disorder

    Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney is guilty of being bizarre fun.

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    December 15, 2005

    Generation Next

    Microsoft's Xbox 360 fires the first shot in the next-gen console war

  • Home Entertainment

    December 15, 2005

    They've Got Game

    Barbarians, brain-eaters and beagles round out the best of 2005

  • News

    November 10, 2005

    Road Trip

    How a mid-list band spent six weeks in an RV, fueled by chili

  • Calendar

    September 22, 2005

    Joystick Jams

    Slam it home without breaking a sweat at the NBA Live 2005 tourney

  • Calendar

    August 18, 2005

    Streaking Comets

    Our WNBA squad preps for a playoff run

  • Music

    June 23, 2005

    Warped Minds

    A day at punk rock's biggest summer tour takes more than just stamina

  • Calendar

    May 6, 2004
  • News

    February 26, 2004
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    February 5, 2004

    Turkeys Fly

    Houston actually pulls off one crazy week

  • News

    February 6, 2003

    Young Guns

    Some are ready to die. Others aren't -- they just want a chance at a better life. But even the most careful of local teens who enlist in 2003 may find their plans for a desk job interrupted by war.

  • Film

    December 5, 2002

    Off Balance

    Human feelings are lethal in the childish Equilibrium

  • Calendar

    November 7, 2002

    Velocity = Size + Sound

    Velocity Games has changed the face of arcades

  • Culture

    July 4, 2002

    Ice Ice Maybe

    A decade after Vanilla Ice melted down, he's back with the man who made him

  • Culture

    May 2, 2002

    Skate or Die

    In the 1970s, the Z-Boys were hell on wheels. Today, they're shredding the big screen.

  • Music

    February 7, 2002

    Travis Street Turnaround

    After the Alamo of the oil bust, this Travis lives to fight another day

  • Culture

    January 17, 2002

    Devil's Advocate

    Audiences love Jerry Bruckheimer. Critics don't. Like he cares.

  • Culture

    November 29, 2001

    When In Doubt...

    Classic gifts

  • Film

    May 17, 2001

    Mouse Bait

    Shrek plunders the Magic Kingdom for empty laughs