Comic Books

  • Comic Book Review: ‘The Superior Foes Of Spider-Man’ #17

    Posted Saturday, November 29th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5

    So, this comic. That’s right ladies and gentlemen, this is the last issue of the ‘The Superior Foes of Spider-Man‘ and even though I haven’t been covering the series I wanted to give it a send off in style. Or, as much style as any series that is cancelled can get. As the last page […]

  • Throwback Thursday: Mattel’s ‘Secret Wars’ Versus Kenner’s ‘Super Powers’ Part 1

    Posted Thursday, November 27th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -5

    With Christmas just around the corner, in this week’s Throwback Thursday column we’re taking a look at some classic toy lines. Two of the most fondly-remembered toy lines of the 1980s were based on DC and Marvel Comics’ rosters of super heroes.  Toy company Mego once held the rights to the characters from both and […]

  • Navigate Your Way Through ‘Secret Wars’ With A Full Map Of Battleworld

    Posted Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -5

    Marvel Comics shocked True Believers everywhere when they announced an all-new ‘Secret Wars‘ at this year’s New York Comic Con. In the weeks following, a series of teasers featuring some of the company’s biggest events were released with the tagline “Summer 2015.” We got throwbacks to ‘Civil War,’ ‘House of M,’ ‘Planet Hulk,’ ‘Armor Wars,’ the 90s X-Men animated series, […]

  • TV Recap: ‘The Flash: Power Outage’

    Posted Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 01:22 pm GMT -5

    Though Arrow’s taking the week off—presumably in anticipation of his two-part showdown with Central City’s newest hero — Barry Allen and the gang make up for it as they get to deal with a double dose of villainy, including a familiar time-obsessed baddie. Ten months ago… Farooq and two friends are enjoying a night out, […]

  • CM Punk Bids Farewell To ‘Superior Foes Of Spider-Man’

    Posted Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 09:00 pm GMT -5

    Since its debut last year as part of ‘Superior Spider-Month,’ Nick Spencer and Steve Lieber’s ‘Superior Foes of Spider-Man’ has been one of my favorite Marvel comics on my pull list, even though the web-slinger wasn’t even in it. Unfortunately, though many feel the same way that I do, the book wasn’t exactly a best […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – November 26th

    Posted Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -5

    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 11/19/2014. 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. Captured within the Cartel’s lair, Elle and Coop fight […]

  • Rocksteady Studios Releases New ‘Batman: Arkham Knight’ Ace Chemicals Infiltration Gameplay Video

    Posted Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 06:00 pm GMT -5

    Rocksteady Studios has released a brand new gameplay video for their upcoming open-world action game ‘Batman: Arkham Knight.’ The newest three-and-a-half-minute gameplay video shows off a dramatic edited walkthrough of Batman doing a one-man “infiltration” of the Ace Chemicals plant, which has been taken over by a militia of criminals and mercenaries. It features footage […]

  • TV Recap: ‘Gotham: Lovecraft’ (Mid-Season Finale)

    Posted Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -5

    ‘Gotham’’s mid-season finale is here and things heat up as Dent and Gordon put the pressure on the underworld as the search for Thomas and Martha Wayne’s killer continues. Things don’t go as planned for our white hats as we find when assassins hit the streets and young Bruce Wayne finds his inner hero and […]

  • Nebulous Future: James Gunn Wants to See More Nebula in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2′

    Posted Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 04:00 pm GMT -5

    James Gunn, director of “Guardians of the Galaxy” recently opened up about his love of the Nebula character in the first film, and his hopes for the her in the future of the franchise in a recent interview with Yahoo Movies. “I have so many plans for Nebula…I love Nebula. I fell in love with […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: We Want To Believe

    Posted Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -5

    Hey howdy hey and welcome to an new edition of Toy News Tuesday! For those of you who haven‘t been here before, Toy News Tuesday is the one weekly column right here on where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the […]

  • Toy Review: Marvel Minimates Wave 59 ‘All New X-Men’

    Posted Monday, November 24th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -5

    The X-Men have been dominating comic books since their debut over fifty years ago back in 1963. The original team was made up of Cyclops, Marvel Girl, Angel, Beast, and Iceman; all of whom remain some of the franchises most popular characters today! That makes it no huge surprise that Marvel has decided to bring […]

  • Crossing Streams: New Photos From ‘Arrow’/’The Flash’ Crossover Released, Plus More Info On the Villain

    Posted Monday, November 24th, 2014 10:00 am GMT -5

    The excitement is mounting for this week’s ‘Arrow’/’The Flash’ crossover event, fueled by details released by the creative team in the episode synopsis and photos from the episodes themselves. Below you can see a rundown of the second episode of the crossover, ‘The Brave and the Bold,’ and all 17 of the photos released by […]

  • TV Recap: ‘Constantine: Danse Vaudou’

    Posted Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 06:00 pm GMT -5

    Even without occultic goodness or voodoo, New Orleans is a strange and mysterious place. Filled with the mythical, magical and murderous, the Big Easy houses the biggest fun and, in this week’s ‘Constanine,’ a hotspot for the Rising Darkness’s influence on the supernatural world. A drunk cop stumbles into an alley and bears witness to […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Avengers & X-Men: Axis’ #6

    Posted Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -5

    So my number one complaint as of late has been a severe lack of the villains in my series and in the latest issue of ‘Avengers & X-Men: Axis’ we actually see what many of them have been up to, but is it enough to turn the tide on a stale crossover? Let’s find out […]

  • Marvel Cries Fowl With ‘Howard The Duck’ Ongoing Series From Chip Zdarsky

    Posted Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5

    Fan favorite artist Chip Zdarsky has been making quite a name for himself in the comic book community. Aside from staying well connected to his legions of fans through social media, his live appearances are things of legend. For instance, how many people do you know that crash panels on a regular basis? His fun-loving […]