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Nightfall debut shows live-action Halo series still a sideshow to games

Commentary: The latest attempt to bring the sci-fi shooter series outside its game origins is more of the same, illustrating the failures of keeping the best plot points away from the medium that could do them justice.

By November 6, 2014

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Apple's Cook calls Einhorn suit 'a silly sideshow'

CEO Tim Cook says during a Goldman conference that the company doesn't have a Depression-era mindset and the lawsuit filed by David Einhorn's Greenlight hedge fund is a waste of time and money.

By February 12, 2013

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Comic-Con 2013: The 404 Show Sideshow Collectibles booth tour

The 404 Show's Jeff Bakalar tours the Sideshow Collectibles booth, a toy distribution and production outlet known for the most realistic and detailed figures around.

By July 21, 2013

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D'oh! 'MythBusters' to take on 'The Simpsons' best stunts

Exploding toilets! Runaway wrecking balls! Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman will bust or prove "Simpsons"-inspired moments in their new season premiere in January.

By December 18, 2014

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Help Wolverine take on City Hall

Marvel's moody mutant Wolverine could get his own epic statue in the halls of government if fans have their way. Not that he's ever been fond of red tape.

By September 30, 2014

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Han Solo and Chewbacca collectibles look real enough to hire

Super-realistic figures with 30 points of articulation and highly detailed bodies and costumes kick off Hot Toys' "Star Wars" line.

By September 25, 2014

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When it comes to digital games, Microsoft's not playing around

Many on Wall Street thought Microsoft ought to exit the game business, but since taking over as CEO, Satya Nadella has taken the opposite tack. Here's why.

By September 15, 2014

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Give this giant 'Kawakita' Godzilla statue a good home

This 5-foot-tall "Kawakita" Godzilla from Sideshow Collectibles could be your new roommate for a mere $3,000. Just don't expect him to do the dishes.

By May 18, 2014

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Buy a full-size Han Solo in carbonite for $7,000

Clear some space in your living room, your "Star Wars" action figures will be dwarfed by this life-size Han Solo embalmed in carbonite.

By April 8, 2014

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'Meh' earnings a sideshow to the real Microsoft story

The ongoing decline in the PC biz led to a forgettable quarter, but Microsoft's real test starts next week with what its CEO accurately describes as a "new era."

By October 18, 2012