Amun Re

Tonight on GeekNights, we review Reiner Knizia's Amon Re. In the news, Katamari and Guitar Hero are possibly slated for the Wii, and there was actually some boardgaming news.

Encryption

Tonight on GeekNights, we explain the basics of encryption. In the news, Hans Reiser pleads "not guilty," and Apple TV.

H.P. Lovecraft and Call of Cthulhu

Tonight on GeekNights, we talk a bit about H. P. Lovecraft and the Cthulhu Mythos. In the news, the USPS raises stamp prices, and the RIAA isn't having a good go of it.

Here is Greenwood

Tonight on GeekNights, we review some classic anime with Here is Greenwood. In the news Freedom (Cup Noodle) gets a simultaneous release, CPM runs afoul of Libre, and there's going to be a Dragon Ball MMO.

X-Com: UFO Defense and Star Control 2

Tonight on GeekNights, we have a blast from the past with reviews of two classic PC games: X-Com: UFO Defense (download) and Star Control 2 (download). In the news, Devil May Cry 4 becomes Sony May Cry, and boot discs are back.

Version Control

Tonight on GeekNights, we talk about Version Control Systems, such as CVS or Subversion, in fairly nontechnical terms. In the news, we have a crazy lady and an interesting use of patents.

Vacations

Tonight on GeekNights, despite several tangents, we talk about vacationing. In the news, there's Voodoo in Yonkers, and murder in your search history.

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