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2012-02-14 08:00:00

SiXiTS, a new-media production company, today announced their partnership with Doug Chiang Studio and Academy Award® Winner Doug Chiang as well as their first project together. The creative team will work together to develop a mobile game for portable platforms entitled ROBOTA: Vengeance as the first step in a partnership that looks to bring the ROBOTA universe to the world. The initial game will be funded with the help of a Kickstarter campaign that is looking to raise $100,000 by March...

2009-07-23 14:00:00

LOS ANGELES, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Wars(TM): In Concert, a unique multi-media event featuring music from all six of John Williams' epic Star Wars scores, begins its worldwide arena tour on October 1, 2009 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. Narrated live by Anthony Daniels (the actor who portrayed C-3PO in all six films), the production features a full symphony orchestra and choir, accompanied by specially edited footage from the films displayed on a three-story-tall,...

2008-09-15 09:00:33

By Siobhan Synnot EVER since he was a boy, Liam Neeson tried to see both sides. "That's why I could never be a really good fighter," he says. "I don't have that killer instinct. That's just the way I am, you know?" Ignoring, for now, those teenage years as a Northern Ireland boxing champion, it's true that the 56-year-old actor has played far more lovers than fighters on screen. Almost 20 years ago he may have caused a small sensation by playing bare-knuckle fighter Danny Scoular in a...

2008-08-09 15:00:27

By Gunnar Johnson Even though it was released only a few weeks ago, The Dark Knight is already one of the top 10 grossing movies of all time, according to the Internet Movie Database Web site, imdb.com. Shown here are the other nine films on the list. Can you put all 10 in the correct order? (Amounts are based on movie ticket sales, and don't include video rentals, television rights and other revenues; figures, which are not adjusted for inflation, are as of yesterday on imdb.com.)...

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2005-05-28 09:56:05

NEW YORK -- Now that any die-hard "Star Wars" fan worth his lightsaber has seen "Episode III: Revenge of the Sith" at least once, what's a Jedi to do? The end of the "Star Wars" movies leaves a gaping hole in the galaxy of geekdom. And it begs the larger question: Is the era of the superfan over? No longer is there any variation of "Star Trek" on TV. The Grateful Dead essentially passed with Jerry Garcia, and even Phish is done now. The seminal pop-cult experience may be a thing of the...


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vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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