Welcome to Captain's Log -- your round-up of sci-fi randomness from around the web. Here's what's happening:

Hello Kitty was just made for Star Wars. That above picture shows only 3 of the many Kitty recreations at Geekologie, including stabs at superheroes and Star Trek.

Russia wins the retro space race with an old probe. [io9]

Forces of Geek hears that Rosamund Pike is vying for the role of Emma Frost in X-Men: First Class.

Frank Frazetta and Frank Miller artwork are fetching hundreds of thousands of dollars, according to Hero Complex.

Mortal Kombat video sends the net into a speculative whirlwind. Topless Robot finds out why.

AICN may have found the title of the Fantastic Four reboot ... Could it be as simple as Fantastic Four Reborn?

Does Darth Vader have BPD (borderline personality disorder)? [LiveScience]


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