All right, this is just a quick post this afternoon. I journeyed out to Joshua Tree National Park last night to see the peak of the Perseid meteor shower. I have to say, it was pretty spectacular – in four hours of viewing I managed to take in some 363 meteors, including some really big bright ones. Lovely show. If you’ve got clear skies this evening, do yourself a favor and take a peek out at the sky tonight – the shower’s still going for the next couple nights.
Meanwhile today, I’ve got a Blu-ray review double-feature for you Star Trek fans, featuring my take on CBS’ recent Star Trek: The Next Generation – Season Four and also the new Star Trek: Enterprise – Season Two, which streets next Tuesday (8/20). Both are good, but I have to say you Enterprise fans are going to be really blown away by the extras on Season Two. Check out the reviews for all the details. I’ll tell you, it’s sure a good time to be a fan of TV Trek. […]
We’ve got a quick Sunday post for you with a bit of breaking release news...
As expected FUNimation officially announced at the Otakon convention yesterday that they’re going to release Shinichiro Watanabe’s landmark sci-fi anime series Cowboy Bebop on Blu-ray and digital (via Daisuki) in 2014. There’s no other details available yet other than “coming in 2014” but no matter – we can’t wait to see it. Meanwhile, here’s the official trailer (below). Be sure to watch in 720p. Sure looks good in HD! 3... 2... 1... Let’s jam! [...]