Five reasons to indulge your inner nerd

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1 If the new trailer is anything to go by, Tron Legacy is going to be a visually impressive affair (think Lawnmower Man, but without the bad hair).

2 It has been filmed from start to finish in digital 3D.

3 It boasts a stellar cast: Jeff Bridges (hero), Michael Sheen (villain), John Hurt (sage), and Olivia Wilde (eye candy). 

4 In an act of crash-helmeted solidarity, the soundtrack has been composed by Daft Punk.

5 It gives us another excuse to bring your attention to Jay Maynard, an individual who possibly paid far too much attention to Blue Peter demonstrations as a child.