Daily Archives: October 22, 2003

Senate Approves Anti-Spam Bill

As was rumored earlier today, the Senate gathered enough folks together this evening to push through an anti-spam bill, that (they say) takes the best of the six hundred or so anti-spam bills that have been introduced this year. [...]

Comic Book Updates for 10/22/03


DC Comics

The big news this week, of course, is AVENGERS/JLA #2 (of 4), shipping out this time from DC (which is why the Avengers are first in the title – aren’t these guys polite to one another?). Buy this [...]

Carrey is the “Six Million Dollar Man”

Variety reports that Jim Carrey will star in a film adaptation of the classic television series, “The Six Million Dollar Man,” for Dimension Films. The film will be directed by Todd Phillips (“Road Trip,” “Old School”). Phillips will also co-write [...]

Former Blizzard Masterminds Form Flagship Studios

A group of former Blizzard folks, including those responsible for the wildly successful Diablo series of games, have officially launched their own development house, Flagship Studios, based in San Francisco.
The new company was founded by David Brevik, Max Schaefer, Erich [...]

Lawsuit Against Wal-Mart and Sony

CNN is reporting that two families are going after video game publisher Sony, designers Take-Two Interactive and Rockstar Games and retailer Wal-Mart for selling copies of the game Grand Theft Auto III.
A $246 million lawsuit was filed against the designer, [...]

FASA Revamps Site

FASA Studios, developers of Crimson Skies and Mech Warrior, recently revamped its entire website to reflect both the launch of the new title, amongst other things. The site has updated details on its past and present titles, as well as [...]

Age of Mythology (Demo)

Age of Mythology transports players to a time when heroes did battle with monsters of legend and the gods intervened in the affairs of mortal men. In Age of Mythology, players wage war using human armies and diplomacy, progress through [...]