Comic Books

  • What’s On Comic Book Stands – December 4th

    Posted Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    Here is the list of new comics, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 12/4/2013. 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. In ‘The Star Wars’...
  • ‘The Walking Dead’ Showrunner Scott Gimple Discusses The Bloody Mid-Season Finale (SPOILERS)

    Posted Monday, December 2nd, 2013 09:00 pm GMT -4 by
    SPOILER ALERT! If you haven’t watched he mid-season finale of ‘The Walking Dead’ ‘Too Far Gone’, stop reading as there are spoilers aplenty!  (But if you have Twitter or Facebook and had everyone spoil it for you (Jerkwads), read on.) For those...
  • Will The Shocker Also Appear In ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′?!

    Posted Monday, December 2nd, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    We already knew that ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′ featured two major villains, Electro (Jaime Foxx) and The Rhino (Paul Giamatti).  Then days ago, a leaked storyboard indicated that another villain would make at least a brief appearance.  (SPOILERS!)  But could...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wolverine And The X-Men’ #38

    Posted Sunday, December 1st, 2013 05:00 pm GMT -4 by
    We enter this issue of ‘Wolverine and the X-Men’ with Wolverine welcoming some new students to the class right after ‘Battle of the Atom’ is letting off. The introduction is cut short though as all of a sudden S.H.I.E.L.D. shows up on their front door...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘New Avengers’ #12

    Posted Sunday, December 1st, 2013 01:00 pm GMT -4 by
    With ‘Infinity’ coming to an end this week, the latest issue of ‘New Avengers’ acts as an epilogue to the whole event. The issue catches up with the members of the Illuminati after Thane and the Avengers quelled the scuffle with Thanos and now they’re free to revisit...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Avengers Arena’ #18

    Posted Sunday, December 1st, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    About a year ago, a brand new book called ‘Avengers Arena’ from Dennis Hopeless and Kev Walker that sounded like Marvel’s version of ‘The Hunger Games’/’Battle Royale’ debuted to mix feelings. But as the book progressed and the audience explored Murder World, fans...
  • Disney Delays/Cancels Plans For ‘Star Wars’ Attractions At Its Theme Parks

    Posted Saturday, November 30th, 2013 09:00 pm GMT -4 by
    When Disney acquired Lucasfilm and Marvel Comics, fans speculated that it was merely time before the super studio integrated elements from these franchises into its theme parks, namely Disneyland in Anaheim, CA, and Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL.  (I have a friend who was...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘The Walking Dead’ #117

    Posted Saturday, November 30th, 2013 07:00 pm GMT -4 by
    “All Out War” carries on here, after Holly “threw herself on a grenade” taking Rick’s place in driving their truck through Negan’s fence, allowing the “roamers” in.  Negan mistakenly takes Holly for Andrea, despite her protests,...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wolverine And The X-Men’ Annual’ #1

    Posted Saturday, November 30th, 2013 03:00 pm GMT -4 by
    ‘Wolverine And The X-Men’ is a book that follows both Logan and the students in his class. In this ‘Infinity’ tie-in the focus is on one student. Most of the rest of his class were involved with the pretty underwhelming ‘Infinity: The Hunt’...
  • Accoding To Alan Moore, Adults Who Like Superhero Movies Are “Emotionally Subnormal”

    Posted Saturday, November 30th, 2013 01:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Photo Credit: Nikki Tysoe / Flickr For a creator whose work has often involved superheroes in the past, Alan Moore seems to be pretty opinionated on adults who enjoy the genre. In the 80s he was responsible for three of the most well known superhero tales of all time including...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Infinity’ #6

    Posted Saturday, November 30th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    After three months of extremely epic events in the pages of Jonathan Hickman’s ‘Infinity’, the Marvel Comics crossover has finally come to an end. After the Avengers saved the universe from the Builders, they learn that their home world is being threatened by frequent foe...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘All-New X-Men’ #19

    Posted Friday, November 29th, 2013 05:00 pm GMT -4 by
    In the last issue, we saw the original X-Men now taking up home under the room of Cyclops’ team. While it hasn’t been clearly stated that they are going to be doing their own thing at his school, so far they have gotten their own unique uniforms and had their own...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Justice League Dark’ #25

    Posted Friday, November 29th, 2013 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Since the Justice Leagues are (mostly) all imprisoned due to the events of ‘Forever Evil’, John Constantine– safe in the House of Mystery– is desperate to locate Zatanna and the others.  Unfortunately, he winds up with the sinister Nightmare Nurse, who...
  • ‘The Walking Dead’ Showrunner Discusses Rick Vs. The Governor Round 2

    Posted Friday, November 29th, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    SPOILER ALERT!  This article will discuss hints about the upcoming mid-season finale as well as the comic books! The last two episodes of AMC’s ‘The Walking Dead’ have focused on The Governor (David Morrissey) and what he’s been up to since the end of...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Aquaman’ #25

    Posted Thursday, November 28th, 2013 07:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Geoff Johns wraps up his epic run on ‘Aquaman’ which managed to elevate the character’s popularity to perhaps  its highest ever.  Aquaman got seriously injured by the Dead King, Atlan the first king of Atlantis, but Arthur reveals that he possesses Atlan’s...