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12 in ’12: The Top Dozen Geek Moments of the Year

12 in ’12: The Top Dozen Geek Moments of the Year
Posted December 29, 2012 at 12:00AM | By Kevin Marshall | Views: 3,678

Whether you’re into gaming, tech, comics, or some combination of the three, 2012 was a Hell of a year to be a geek. All Access has selected a dozen moments that highlight the Year in Geek, in no particular order.

Fans Go Nuts Over "Amazing Spider-Man" #700, SPIKE Was There First

Fans Go Nuts Over "Amazing Spider-Man" #700, SPIKE Was There First
Posted December 27, 2012 at 12:00AM | By dsussman | Views: 2,302

Well, SPIKE was there first, people. Back at Comic-Con 2012, we exclusively unveiled the cover of the Dan Slott-penned landmark comic book "Amazing Spider-Man" #700. Due to the mind-blowing plot twists featured in the pages, fans are now up in arms about the content of the book as well as the future of Peter Parker and our favorite neighborhood...

5 LEGO Sets That Make Us Totally Jealous of Children

5 LEGO Sets That Make Us Totally Jealous of Children
Posted December 20, 2012 at 12:00AM | By dsussman | Views: 2,133

This week on All Access Weekly, our host Katie Linendoll will talk with LEGO Master Builder Pete Donner. That’s right: LEGO now has master builders, and trust us, Pete is deserving of that title. It really, really makes us wish we were kids again. Here are five of their products that make us the most jealous.

The Ultimate Geek Holiday Wish List

The Ultimate Geek Holiday Wish List
Posted December 19, 2012 at 12:00AM | By Kevin Marshall | Views: 2,254

PROGRAMMING NOTE: be sure to tune in to All Access Weekly this Thursday at midnight/11c for Katie Linendoll’s holiday gift guide! Oh, c’mon, let’s be real. It’s the season for giving and merriment and all that, but it also means PRESENTS! And presents are awesome, especially if you’re a geek. It’s nice to have a moral pinned at the end...

VGA 10: The Best Unaired Acceptance Speeches

VGA 10: The Best Unaired Acceptance Speeches
Posted December 13, 2012 at 12:00AM | By Kevin Marshall | Views: 17,958

It’s been almost a full week since VGA 10 and people are still talking about what went down. If you missed it, it was without a doubt our biggest and best awards show yet. The highlight, perhaps, was seeing Samuel L. Jackson mode. Check out our fantastic host as he takes control of the situation in Halo 4, rescues eggs in Star Wars Angry Birds,...

Top 5 Peter Jackson Films

Top 5 Peter Jackson Films
Posted December 13, 2012 at 12:00AM | By Kevin Marshall | Views: 7,112

“The Hobbit” is opening this weekend to fanfare and very high expectation given that its predecessor was the legendary “Lord of the Rings” trilogy. But it’s not just the Tolkien mythos that makes this exciting: Peter Jackson is once again in the director’s chair. Here are our top five Peter Jackson films.

VGA 10 Trailer Premieres

VGA 10 Trailer Premieres
Posted December 10, 2012 at 12:00AM | By Kevin Marshall | Views: 9,228

While VGA 10 celebrated achievements in the video game industry in the past year, it also provided us a look at what the landscape will look like in 2013 with no shortage of world premiere trailers. Here are some of the teasers and trailers you missed if you’re one of those woeful few who didn’t tune in to get a first look.

Legendary Video Game Music

Legendary Video Game Music
Posted December 06, 2012 at 12:00AM | By Kevin Marshall | Views: 1,435

This week’s episode of All Access Weekly will feature an interview with the producers of “Legend of Zelda: Symphony Goddesses.” The production combines the legendary music from the franchise with original arrangements, with the end result being a four-movement symphony.

All Access Weekly Look at the VGA 10 Nominees

All Access Weekly Look at the VGA 10 Nominees
Posted December 04, 2012 at 12:00AM | By Kevin Marshall | Views: 7,568

The prized Vector Monkey is up for grabs this Friday, December 7th on Spike. Let's get to know a little bit about our nominees.

Danica Patrick in Sonic All Stars & Real People We Wanna See in Video Games

Danica Patrick in Sonic All Stars & Real People We Wanna See in Video Games
Posted November 28, 2012 at 12:00AM | By Kevin Marshall | Views: 2,259

All Access Weekly is back this Thursday after taking a couple weeks off to celebrate the holiday. Look, we had a big meal, okay? That turkey wasn’t going to thaw and cook itself. We may be the fastest five minutes in gaming, tech, and comics, but we need a little more time to prepare a proper Thanksgiving meal.