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Ben 10: Up to Speed Game Launches!

Ben 10 – the world’s favorite ten-year old superhero is now a mobile game.

Ben 10: Up to Speed tells the story of how Ben Tennyson discovered the Omnitrex – and alien artifact that allows him to transform into powerful alien heroes – while on vacation with his Grandpa Max and cousin Gwen.

Ben 10: Up to Speed launches on January 12th and will be available on i0S, Google Play and Amazon for $2.99.

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Orphan Black Companion Book Coming!

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Television’s most entertainingly convoluted series is getting a companion volume from the publishers of such edifying and entertaining titles as Investigating Sherlock and The Doctors Are In.

The Science of Orphan Black – The Official Companion (placeholder cover above) will examine Orphan Black’s science from clones to epigentics; from the real diseases on which the sestras’ disease is based to the philosophies behind Neolution.

The Science of Orphan Black, by Casey Griffin and Nina Nesseth, with Graeme Manson (series co-creator) and Cosima Herter (science consultant) will be in stores on June, 2017.

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Bluefin Taking Pre-Orders for Bandai’s Soul of Chogokin Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Megazord!

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Bandai’s Soul of Chogokin Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Megazord (above) is slated to be released in May of 2017.

The 10-inch figure is created by combining five iconic Power Rangers Dinozords to create the giant robot from the TV series.

Read on for details – and an extensive gallery of this unique collectible – and, as always, double-click on thumbnails to embiggen.

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Dark Horse Unveils Three-Eyed Raven Snow Globe!

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Dark Horse and HBO Global Licensing have added the Three-Eyed Raven Snow Globe to their Game of Thrones product line.

The base of the globe is inscribed with the words the raven spoke to Bran Stark, ‘Look for,, beneath the tree.’

The Three-Eyed Raven Snow Globe goes on sale on April 5, 2017. Details follow the jump.

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First Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Soundtrack In Stores Today!

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The CW’s musical dramedy Crazy Ex-Girlfriend has released a twenty-five track soundtrack album – Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Original Television Soundtrack (Season 1 – Volume 1).

In stores today, the soundtrack features a selection of songs from the show’s first season along with five original demos. Follow the jump for details.

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Doctor Who/Sherlock Christmas 2015 Gift Guide!

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Whovians and Sherlockians are some of the hardest fans to buy gifts for at Christmas. Thanks to BBC Worldwide, there are a number of gift ideas now available to mollify even the pickiest of them.

Whether it’s a Sonic Screwdriver, a Sherlock or Fourth Doctor Pop! figure; the doctor Who CLUE® board game or Sherlock TITANS: The Baker Street Collection, there are plenty of spiffy tie-ins to tantalize and amaze. Follow the jump for a host of cool gift ideas.

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Investigating Investigating Sherlock!

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Investigating Sherlock – The Unofficial Guide is an examination of the BBC’s contemporary Sherlock Holmes series, Sherlock. The author, Nikki Stafford, has done a number of books such investigative tomes on television series (Bite Me! The Unofficial Guide to the World of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, the Finding Lost series) but this is the first that I’ve read, and it is a lovely bit of scholarship without being in slightest bit dry.

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Who Goes LEGO? The Doctor – That’s WHO!

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Yes, it’s finally happened – The Doctor is going LEGO.

LEGO announced today that it will be producing a Doctor Who LEGO set. The concept for the set was generated by a website where Whovians could pitch their ideas. The winning design came from Andrew Clark, who pitched a concept that included several Doctors and monsters.

The new Doctor Who LEGO set should be available by the end of the year. For more, follow the jump.

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Do You Have The Strain?

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Worried that you might have been infected by The Strain? It does seem to be spreading rather quickly…

The Strain Transformation App is a free download – available through the iTunes and Google Play stores. Fans can see how The Strain would transform – from diagnosis through to full on vampire. The app also allow the infected to share photos of the process and post warnings t friends’ Facebook pages – and gives the infected access to exclusive video as well as The Strain social media.

Further details lurk beyond the jump.

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Upcoming Disney Channel Movie Descendants Gets Prequel Novel!

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Melissa de la Cruz has been chosen to pen Isle of the Lost, a prequel novel for the Disney Channel’s 2015 original movie, Descendants. Isle of the Lost will feature the teenaged children of such classic Disney villains as Maleficent, Jafar, Cruella de Vil and the Evil Queen and be set on the prison island to which those villains have been exiled. Now, Mal, Evie, Jay and Carlos are coming of age on the island.

Melissa de la Cruz is the bestselling author of such popular series as The Ashleys, Au Pairs and Blue Bloods.

Descendants will premiere on the Disney Channel in 2015. Isle of the Lost will be published by Disney Publishing Worldwide with a release date of May 5, 2015. For more, follow the jump.

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