15, 2003 IGN FimFilm forces is once again leading in
the unconfirmed rumors department. Click
here to see what they have to say now.
October 18, 2003: The complete Season Two
box set will be out in the UK on November 3rd. There will be several new to Region Two
features including five - count 'em - five commentaries. However two of the commentaries
will be for Won't Get Fooled Again. To see what other extras will be in the set, click here. To learn about region encoding, go to the DVD FAQ page.
COMMANDO AERYN'S ON HER
October 10, 2003: Thanks to everyone who voted
in our Save Aeryn poll, Peacekeeper Aeryn Sun
action figure is "on the water". In other words, she's been shipped and will
be available either later in October or early in November! We have some exclusive images
of the figure in our Action Figure News pages.
In other action figure news, we've learned that Plush
Rygel still has a chance. Toy Vault
needs a retail partner. They're "taking it to toy fair, to see if they can get any
retailer to commit to a print run."
CLAUDIA BLACK INTERVIEW
October 12, 2003:
GameSpy has a new interview
with Claudia Black, (and Dwight Schultz, Kate Mulgrew & Michael T. Weiss) regarding
their voice-over roles in Lords of EverQuest, a new RTS game to be released this
autumn. Click here for the interview or here to read more
about the game itself.
SEASON 4 US & SEASON 3 AUSTRALIA DVD RELEASE
8, 2003 UPDATE: Season 3 will be released in Australia (Region 4) today. There are
several extras that weren't on the Region 1 or 2 disks. Click
Here to see what they are. For more information about region encoding than you ever
wanted to know, go to the DVD FAQ at DVD Demystified.
ADV has scheduled the release
of the first of the Season Four DVDs. It will be available in December and contain the
first five episodes of Season Four: Crichton
Kicks, What Was Lost, Parts I & 2, "Lava's a Many Splendored Thing, and
Promises. The SRP is $39.98.
SEASON FOUR TRADING CARD EXPANSION SET
September 27, 2003: Rittenhouse
Archives is now offering an expansion to their Season Four Farscape ArtiFex cards. There
are nine parallel cards in the set, each signed by Virginia Hey. Only 60 of these
sets are available at a retail price of $250. Originally the cards were slated to be
included in the Season Four set, but there was so much complaining from collectors due
to the scarcity of the cards that the set was held back, although the Zhaan card was
included in the original release at the rate of 1 in 480 packs. Click
here to order the set from Rittenhouse.
SCI FI MAY SUE THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT
October 22, 2003: This one falls
into the You've Got to Be Kidding Me department. According to E Online, the Sci Fi
Channel is looking to force the government to release documents pertaining to the
mystery of UFOs. Click here to read the full article.
A VERY BELIEVABLE "RUMOR"
September 28, 2003: Thanks to Danny at Tough Pigs, a terrific
site for all things Henson, the reality of Farscape's return seems, well, real. Danny's
inside source, Anonyfrog, has given him accurate news tips in the past. We've posted the
news on our Spoilers
pages in case there's someone out there who doesn't like good news.
CLAUDIA TO VOICE LORDS OF EVERQUEST
September 24, 2003: Claudia Black will join
several other genre stars in voicing Sony Online Entertainment's Lords of Everquest,
a new RTS game which will be released sometime this fall. Click Here to go to Cinescape for more information. Thanks to JMC
for passing this along!
INTERESTING NEW LINKS
September 27, 2003: Gigi Edgley will be
releasing a CD soon and Donnie has sent a link to the site where it will be sold. There
are some great pics of the making of the CD along with a sample of the CD itself. Click Here for Gigi and
"Keepers of the Peace" is a fan-fiction
spin-off series at ScaperSwede's site. The first episode, written by ScorpSik (the
talented artest exhibiting in our Artwork Gallery)
has already been posted. Click
here and follow the links to Keepers of the Peace.
Be sure to keep an eye on Karlsweb's
spoiler pages. That's where we'll be posting interesting (but unconfirmed) rumors.
SCI-FI NOW OWNED BY NBC UNIVERSAL
October 9, 2003: After months of
negotiations, General Electric and Vivendi have signed a definitive agreement. The new
company, NBC Universal, will be 80% owned by GE and 20% by Vivendi Universal
Entertainment shareholders. For more articles on the subject, click here.
MSNBC SAYS SCIFI NEEDS ITS OWN EMMY CATEGORIES
September 25, 2003: Farscape got a tiny mention
in an article about the Emmy Awards at MSNBC's website. The author, Sarah D. Bunting,
believes that the awards are out of date and that some new categories need to be added -
for example specific awards for scifi and crime/cop shows. Click here
to read the entire article.
TASCAPE RETURNS FOR THE THIRD YEAR
September 13, 2003: Australia's Farscape
convention, TaScape, will be returning to Sydney on January 16-18, 2004. Cast
and Crew of Farscape have been invited (nothing certain yet, but stay tuned) and a
number of events have been planned. Click here for
more information, including info on how to donate items for the raffle.
MANY FACES OF GIGI EDGLEY
September 16, 2003: Gigi appeared at Page's Bar
last weekend and Paul has loads of great pictures at his website. While you're there, take a look at the DVD vidcaps and
images from several other cast appearances.