About Stuart Conover

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Stuart Conover is a father, husband, blogger, published author, geek, entrepreneur, editor of Buy Zombie, horror fanatic, science fiction junkie, lives in a world of comics, and a casual gamer (all of this when his wife lets him of course.) He fell in love with science fiction and horror at the same time while watching the movie Alien at probably far too young of an age while still being extremely impressionable and has been happily obsessed with both since! Around the same time he had also developed an unhealthy addiction to comic books. While he was able to break free (at least from the comics) for 8 years he (like many addicts before him) has fallen back into the habit of reading them on a weekly basis. When not having too much on his plate for any healthy person he tries to skimp on sleep enough to get an eye straining amount of movies and television shows watched.
Favorites: Dune, Alien, Battlestar Galactica, Star Trek, Star Wars, Warehouse 13, Eureka, Falling Skies, Game of Thrones, Dexter, Stargate, The Walking Dead, and everything mainstream Marvel.
Location: Westmont, IL

Stuart Conover - Writer

  • Comic Book Review: ‘FF’ #4

    Posted Sunday, March 3rd, 2013 07:15 pm GMT -4

    The FF series was the Future Foundation portion of the Fantastic Four prior to the relaunching of the Marvel titles. When Reed, Sue, Johnny, and The Thing went off on their little space adventure, they didn’t want to take the children of the Future Foundation with them. Since their travel was supposed to be partially […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Avenging Spider-Man’ #4

    Posted Sunday, March 3rd, 2013 04:45 pm GMT -4

    The Avenging Spider-Man is the new Marvel Mash-up franchise we all know and love. Who doesn’t enjoy seeing our favorite wise cracking web-slinger team up with people who either love, hate, or learn to respect him (or that he gets even more on their nerves)? It’s a fantastic concept but what happens in the world […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘X-Men Legacy’ #6

    Posted Sunday, March 3rd, 2013 02:05 pm GMT -4

    I won’t lie, I’ve been neglecting reviewing the re-launched X-Men Legacy series for the website. I was a huge fan of the plot line before it ended off but the focus on Legacy so far has been Legion. For those of you unfamiliar with the character, Legion is named David Charles Haller and is Charles […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Uncanny X-Men’ #2

    Posted Sunday, March 3rd, 2013 12:11 pm GMT -4

    The Uncanny X-Men is meant to be one of the stand out titles currently in the X Universe. In it’s pages we get to see the fallout of AVX and the team Cyclops has put together to start a mutant revolution. Of course that would be much easier if any of his team actually still […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Uncanny X-Force’ #2

    Posted Saturday, March 2nd, 2013 05:00 pm GMT -4

    With Wolverine disbanding his little black ops squad of X-Force, there was room for a new one to be formed. While Cable might have formed his own to work with, there was a group of X-Men who were in charge of taking care of problems for the mutants on the whole. Storm was leading them […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Astonishing X-Men’ #59

    Posted Saturday, March 2nd, 2013 04:00 pm GMT -4

    Astonishing X-Men has recently been dealing with Warbird’s changing nature just prior to that the focus was on Northstar and Kyle’s marriage and what that meant for them. In Issue #59 we return to the marital issues that are plaguing the two but we also are introduced to a story arc that is going to […]

  • ‘Iron Man 3′ Pepper Potts Poster Has Been Released! (And More!)

    Posted Monday, February 25th, 2013 06:32 pm GMT -4

    Well folks it’s another day closer to ‘Iron Man 3‘s’ release and the character posters keep coming! This time we have the Pepper Potts poster (say that 10 times fast) and it shows a very solemn looking Gwyneth Paltrow holding an extremely damaged Iron Man helmet. There have been multiple rumors of new Iron Man […]

  • New Movie Image Has Carrie All Bloody

    Posted Monday, February 25th, 2013 04:20 pm GMT -4

    I’m not going to lie, when I heard they were remaking ‘Carrie‘ I’m sure I felt exactly how everyone else did – horrible. The thought of another horror movie remake is cringe worthy for most fans of the genre at this point. Hollywood just can’t seem to come up with much new that works and […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Morbius: The Living Vampire’ #2

    Posted Sunday, February 24th, 2013 09:45 pm GMT -4

    Previously on the tales of Spider-Man, Morbius was imprisoned for losing control of his blood lust. When that happened he became at odds with everyone who he’d been able to build a relationship with over the years. Recently during Spidey’s battle with Doc Ock he was able to escape. Now he’s living on the streets […]

  • Book Review: ‘Last Days’

    Posted Sunday, February 24th, 2013 05:38 pm GMT -4

    When I initially received Last Days by Adam Neville, I was completely skeptical from the book’s description. How could they pull off a book in a “Blair Witch Project” style setting? There’s no way it could plausibly be that interesting or really drag you into the story right? That’s what I felt but I’ll always […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Alpha: Big Time’ #1

    Posted Sunday, February 24th, 2013 01:51 pm GMT -4

    “With great power comes great opportunity.” That’s not quite how the saying went that brought Peter Parker to being such a role model to the super hero community, but it’s the advice that we read in the first issue of Alpha: Big Time. The problem here though is it’s not exactly Spider-Man giving him advice. […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Nova’ #1

    Posted Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 07:20 pm GMT -4

    With Marvel bringing in the cosmic level of characters back into the forefront to promote Guardians of the Galaxy, it was only a matter of time before we once again saw Nova grace the page. The problem though is that the last Nova, Richard Rider, is dead. Who is taking up the cause? How can […]

  • ‘Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome’ Deleted Scenes

    Posted Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 01:10 pm GMT -4

    When ‘Battlestar Galactica’ ended, many were saddened that it came to a close. After that came ‘Caprica,’ a look at the world of ‘Battlestar Galactica’ before they created Cylons. Not quite as many people missed it when it went away. Most recently we’ve had ‘Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome‘ which was a webseries made into a […]

  • Book Review: ‘Android Karenina’

    Posted Sunday, February 17th, 2013 04:15 pm GMT -4

    When Quirk Classic came up with the idea of ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies‘ they probably had no idea how great of an idea the ‘classic’ novels might be. It spawned a few sequels, ‘Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters‘ and also this little science fiction themed gem ‘Android Karenina‘. Don’t expect the humor though […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘X-Men’ #41

    Posted Sunday, February 17th, 2013 03:30 pm GMT -4

    The standard X-Men title is coming to a close this week before it’s relaunch on the all female X-Men comic in the Marvel NOW! campaign. So with an ongoing storyline, were they able to wrap up the current plotline? Did they do a good tribute to the series in general? How did the final issue […]