Comic Books

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Cyclops’ #3

    Posted Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    The young Cyclops that has travelled to the present from the past has decided to ditch the ‘All-New X-Men’ and hang out in space with his dad that he thought was dead. In the second issue, he noticed that Corsair is up to all kinds of nefarious things and young Scott has become convinced that his […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘X-Men’ #17

    Posted Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4
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    It’s been a few issues since we’ve been covering ‘X-Men‘ as the current story line that has involved the villain known as ‘Future’ has felt lackluster and forced the entire way through. Now that it is coming to a close, I had to see how they wrapped it up and what direction they were pointing […]

  • ‘The Flash’ Has Found Its Plastique In Kelly Frye

    Posted Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Just days after The CW and the producers of ‘The Flash’ announced that they were seeking an actress to play Bette Sans Souci better known as the explosion generating super villain Plastique, comes word that they’ve found their girl, Kelly Frye. Frye first came to prominence on the 2007 sitcom ‘Roommates.  After that, she made […]

  • SDCC 2014: Mark Waid Brings Agent Coulson’s Team To Marvel Comics With ‘S.H.I.E.L.D.’

    Posted Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    After appearing in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and developing a devoted fan following, Agent Phil Coulson made the jump from the big screen to the pages of Marvel Comics in 2012 alongside Nick Fury, Jr. AKA Marcus Johnson. Since then, Coulson has gone on to join the Secret Avengers and pop up in various other […]

  • SDCC 2014: IDW Releasing ‘Galaxy Quest’ Comic Book Sequel

    Posted Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    When you look at IDW Publishing’s roster of titles, you see some of the most popular characters in film, television, and comic books all in one place. The company specializes in licensed properties and delivers original stories featuring ‘My Little Pony’, ‘Star Trek’, ‘Ghostbusters’, ‘Judge Dredd’, ‘The Crow’, ‘Transformers’, and many more, but now they […]

  • More On Evangeline Lilly’s ‘Ant-Man’ Character, Plus Fan Outcry

    Posted Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Janet Van Dyne, also known as the long-running Marvel Super Hero The Wasp, started off as the sidekick to Ant-Man (her eventual husband, Hank Pym) and was a founder of ‘The Avengers’, even coming up with their name.  She was a constant part of the team and even their leader for extended runs, so fans […]

  • SDCC 2014: Marvel Announces First Three ‘Star Wars’ Comics

    Posted Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Way back when Disney acquired Lucasfilm, many assumed that it was only a matter of time until ‘Star Wars’ returned to Marvel Comics. After they produced the first run of comic books based on George Lucas’ hit movies in 1977, Dark Horse took over the license in 1991 and continued to released stories set in […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: SDCC Aftermath

    Posted Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 04:16 pm GMT -4
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    Just breathe people, San Diego Comic Con is OFFICIALY OVER! We can all take a few minutes to step back and take in all of the awesome that was the last week. Now that you’re calmed down a little bit, it is our esteemed pleasure to welcome you to another all new Toy News Tuesday! […]

  • Watch The Comic-Con Trailer For ‘Gotham’ Here

    Posted Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 01:28 pm GMT -4
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    The CW isn’t the only network delving into the vast library of DC Comics this fall.  Fox is betting big on the Batman prequel ‘Gotham’ which depicts the events following Bruce Wayne’s parents murder, as a young James Gordon (Ben McKenzie) rises up in a corrupt Gotham police department (which may include his partner Harvey […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – July 30th

    Posted Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 7/30/2014. As always, check with your retailer for availability, as not all releases may be on sale in all areas at the same time. Here is what’s on my pull-list this week. New from Dark Horse Comics ‘Deep Gravity’ #1. He didn’t […]

  • Today’s PSA: Do NOT Buy A Turtle After Seeing ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’

    Posted Monday, July 28th, 2014 08:40 pm GMT -4
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    Call it the ’101 Dalmatians’ effect.  After the live action movie starring Glenn Close came out in the 90s, parents rushed out to buy dalmatian puppies for their kids only to discover that that breed of dog wasn’t the best for young children and abandoned those pups. The American Tortoise Rescue, a nonprofit based out […]

  • The ‘Arrow’ Season Three Trailer Reveals Two Major New Bad Guys (And A New Potential Hero)

    Posted Monday, July 28th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Last season of ‘Arrow’ we met Nyssa Al-Ghul, portrayed by Katrina Law, the daughter of the leader of the League of Assassins, Ra’s Al-Ghul.  And while the League and their leader were mentioned, Ra’s Al-Ghul did not physically appear on screen.  But come this fall, that will change as the mastermind Eco-terrorist will make his […]

  • ‘Constantine’ SDCC Trailer Hints At More From The Supernatural Side Of DC

    Posted Monday, July 28th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Arrow’ focuses on the more down-to-Earth side of DC Comics, while ‘The Flash’ will welcome the more science fiction aspects.  It looks like NBC’s ‘Constantine’ will embrace the supernatural corner of the DC Universe and not just the title character played by Matt Ryan (who looks flawless in the role, by the way).  Very early […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Storm’ #1

    Posted Sunday, July 27th, 2014 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Marvel’s first lady (no offense, Carol Danvers), finally gets her own on-going solo comic.  Ororo Munroe, better known as the weather manipulating mutant Storm, is finally stepping out on her own after strong leading roles in ‘X-Men’ and ‘Avengers’ and being (briefly) married to the Black Panther. Written by Greg Pak, the book is overall […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Deadpool Vs. X-Force’ #2

    Posted Sunday, July 27th, 2014 05:30 pm GMT -4
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    In the first issue of ‘Deadpool Vs. X-Force,’ we were thrown back to the 90s as Cable had a glowing eye, ‘X-Force’ wasn’t officially formed yet, and Deadpool was still the Merc with the Mouth. Only we’re not in the 90s as someone gave everyone’s favorite crazy person a time machine and set him loose […]