February 5, 2010

Welcome to Milo Ventimiglia’s Ultradome!

Milo Ventimiglia and Russ Cundiff on the set of "ULTRADOME" at Collector's Paradise.

Heroes star Milo Ventimiglia along with Russ Cundiff, the producer of his production company Divide Pictures, have put together a special web series called Ultradome! The series is about geeks debating over which comic themed character could take another down in combat. Eventually though, the debates get so intense that the geeks shift their verbal battle to the Ultradome: an arena where the fighters take on the personas of their defended characters and fight to the death!

Two episodes have premiered already, the second of which was filmed on location at my comic shop Collector’s Paradise here in Los Angeles. This episode features two girlfriends arguing over which is the best all time Harrison Ford character: Indiana Jones or Han Solo. Look closely and you’ll notice one of the ladies is played by actress Jaimie Alexander (the brunette) who will be playing Sif in the 2011 Thor movie. Check out the Ultradome episode below:

“My whole life has been spent engaged with friends in intellectual debate … like whether Captain Kirk is tougher than Spock or if Middle Earth is a more difficult place to live than Tatooine,” Milo Ventimiglia told the Hollywood Reporter. “With Ultradome, we can bring these debates to the public and settle them in the most logical way possible: through armed combat.”

Said Collector’s Paradise owner (and my boss) Edward Greenberg about Ultradome, “A few weeks ago, on an early Saturday morning (5am) I was at the store waiting for Milo Ventimiglia and crew to show up to shoot something cool and secret for MSN’s Parallel Universe site. I did not know exactly what it was, but I knew with Milo it would be cool and interesting and Russ (Milo’s partner in Divide Pictures) promised to promote the shop in it, so why not.”

Why not indeed! So whom do you think would win this epic battle: Han or Dr. Jones?

Andy Liegl



  1. Han and Indy never looked so good! lol Nice premise reminds me of a certain game lol

  2. Eli

    That is awesome! It also reminds me of a certain game, evolved to the next step.

  3. Eli

    Oh, and Han wins hands down!

  4. I agree with you Eli! lol But “Indy” had the better outfit…in the video lol

  5. Totally: Han all the way!!

  6. Princess Powerful

    Wow. I’ll have to check it out. Also, one of the girls looks like Zaboo’s gf from The Guild XD.

    Who’d win in a fight? Han Solo. What if MacGyver was in the fight?

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  8. Al

    I know it’s 3 years later but is there any chance of this video being reposted? The Bing link no longer works (it plays the first second and then moves onto the next video; clicking replay comes up with “video no longer available.”) Putting it on YouTube would be the best option, obviously.

    • Kristin

      Not from us, no. We just had a link to embed. We don’t have access to the video file itself, so we can’t “put” it anywhere. Your best bet is a Google search and some digging.

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