I really cannot wait to see this, I was an early fan of the tv show (at least for this side of the pond) and books, even the text adventure
. pretty positive aside from the usual whining about how not every character fit exactly into the reviewer's preconceptions of what they should be (think LOTR, and how wrong in the end they were, IMHO).
also, see here
for pics of the commercial tie-ins. taken from the link given, which itself was shamelessly stolen from /.