Star Wars TIE Fighter: Total Conversion (TFTC)

Star Wars TIE Fighter: Total Conversion (TFTC)

This Star Wars TIE Fighter: Total Conversion (TFTC) of the classic game looks incredible! While I am hesitant to download everything I need for it due to time constraints, I am severely tempted. The mod itself is over seven gigabytes of data and required a few things to run it. Worth it? The proof is [...]

Seasonal Viewing Habits

Seasonal Viewing Habits

I have very specific seasonal viewing habits. In the Spring my entertainment skews heavily toward Star Wars while in the late nineties it began to delve mostly into sword and sorcery fantasy in Autumn. That morphed into being primarily Tolkien based media after Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings trilogy became readily available. It is [...]

Revisiting Star Wars Rebels

Revisiting Star Wars Rebels

Recently I found myself wanting to revisit Star Wars Rebels. Easily dismissable as a "kid's show", Rebels begins small but establishes a feel of Star Wars almost immediately. Utilizing much of the original concept material by Ralph McQuarrie and Joe Johnston, the atmosphere feels original and familiar at the same time. When I say the [...]

The Star Wars Battle Pod, Where is it Today?

The Star Wars Battle Pod, Where is it Today?

So I was looking through the archives here at the lair, and I ran across this video from 2015. It was extolling the virtues of the Star Wars Battle Pod by Bandai / Namco, and it was unveiled at the New York Comic-Con on October 8, 2014. Being the fan of Combat Flight Sims that [...]