Meet Phil Tippett and his Mad God

Norm takes you behind the scenes of special effects pioneer Phil Tippett’s Mad God project. Phil, who worked on Star Wars, Robocop, and Starship Troopers, has been making the stop motion shot film for over 20 years. Mad God is his masterpiece, and this is a rare look at the models and props that Phil has collected over the years for the project.

E3 2012: Microsoft’s Xbox SmartGlass Technology

We chat with Microsoft’s Peter Orullian about the newly announced Xbox SmartGlass technology at E3 2012. This is an app that will let you interact with games and video on the Xbox 360 from any smartphone, tablet, or PC, but is potentially much more than a remote control. Watch how it’ll work.