Comic Books

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Batwoman’ #29

    Posted Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 06:00 pm GMT -4

    Batwoman zones in on Wold-Spider, the art thief who has been targeting the works of an obscure painter from the Great Depression named Eisenstadt.  Though the painter is something of a nobody, Batwoman starts to figure out that his final works before his suicide are actually clues leading to a larger prize. Upon Maggie’s insistence, […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Serenity: Leaves on the Wind’ #3

    Posted Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -4

    Things are looking bleak in ‘Serenity: Leaves on the Wind’ right now. With Zoe in Alliance custody, bounty hunter Jubal Early tracking down Serenity, and the crew running on fumes from lack of supplies, Captain Malcolm Reynolds is left in a tough spot and has to make some incredibly out of the box decisions. But […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wonder Woman’ #29

    Posted Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4

    Things are falling apart as First Born has driven Apollo, who had usurped Olympus for himself, to commit “suicide” rather than give over control to this new found god.  Apollo’s twin, Artemis doesn’t fare any better against this newly powerful god, nor does Wonder Woman, who still doesn’t embrace her legacy as the new God […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Superior Spider-Man Annual #2’

    Posted Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4

    There is so much going on in the world of ‘Superior Spider-Man’ right now. With the ‘Goblin Nation’ storyline reaching it’s climax, the days of Otto Octavius as Spider-Man are coming to an end. But before the return of the proper Peter Parker in ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ next month, there are still so many stories to […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wolverine And The X-Men’ #2

    Posted Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -4

    In the first issue of ‘Wolverine and the X-Men’ #1, we saw that class isn’t back in session! What we’re actually getting here is a bit of what is going on between semesters with Hank in space with a few of the more interstellar kids, Wolverine trying to find a good role model for Evan, […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘X-Men’ #12

    Posted Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -4

    We haven’t covered ‘X-Men’ in a couple of issues so I’ll do a brief recap of what has been going on. The series opened with the ancient creature Arkea coming to Earth to take over the planet. She was briefly stopped and just as quickly was back into attacking the world. While the all female […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Uncanny X-Men’ #19: ‘Uncanny X-Men Vs. S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Part 1

    Posted Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4

    I was a bit disappointed with the artwork in the last issue of ‘Uncanny X-Men’ and the way it portrayed the story. Just to reiterate the art wasn’t bad, it just didn’t feel like it fit this iteration of the X-Men. Thankfully, Chris Bachalo is back and all of my complaints from the last issue […]

  • On The Upcoming ‘Hellboy Day’, We Have A Preview Of The ‘Hellboy’ Comic Sampler!

    Posted Friday, March 21st, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -4

    Saturday, March 22, is Hellboy Day which is a celebration of the 20th anniversary of Mike Mignola’s greatest gift to the world – Hellboy. While there are a slew of events going on around the world and a special hardcover art book entitled ’20 Years of Hellboy’ being released, you might think that is enough? Well you […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Daredevil’ #1

    Posted Friday, March 21st, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -4

    I did not start off this week planning to write a review on the first issue of the new Daredevil. Right off the bat that should tell you something is up about this issue. It wasn’t editorial demand. It wasn’t even real curiosity as I bought this book on a whim. What it was is […]

  • Black Canary Takes Centerstage In 20+ Pictures From ‘Arrow’ Episode 2.17 ‘Birds Of Prey’

    Posted Friday, March 21st, 2014 02:01 pm GMT -4

    It looks as if the producers of ‘Arrow’ have saved the best for last for DC Comics fans.  As the second season of the hit CW action series grows closer to its finale, the show is serving up some major fan service.  This week, in episode 2.16 fans got to see a live action take […]

  • Comic Review: ‘Ms. Marvel’ #2

    Posted Friday, March 21st, 2014 10:00 am GMT -4

    It’s official. Two issues in, and this is my favorite Marvel comic I have ever read. In this issue, the magic fog of whatever (well, Terrigan Mists, but magic fog is so much more descriptive), Kamala Khan discovers that she can shapeshift. And not just shapeshift in the change-your-appearance-from-one-conventional-thing-to another kind of way, but shapeshift […]

  • SPOILERS: First Look At Elizabeth Olsen As The Scarlet Witch In ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’

    Posted Thursday, March 20th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4

    It had previously been rumored that ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ would feature a mid-credits scene tying this movie to ‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron‘, specifically that it would feature the actual onscreen debut of Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Elizabeth Olsen as Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch, respectively.  Now that Marvel has begun screening the movie […]

  • TV Recap: ‘Supernatural: Blade Runners’

    Posted Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 05:22 pm GMT -4

    The Winchesters’ search for the First Blade continues in this week’s ‘Supernatural’ but first Sam and Dean must find their uneasy ally, the current King of Hell and quipmaster Crowley, who’s not in the best shape what with his human blood addiction and all… While Dean is trying his best to contact the former Cross […]

  • ‘Arrow’ Updates: Clip From ‘The Suicide Squad’ And ‘Flash’ Characters Set To Appear

    Posted Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 04:27 pm GMT -4

    Episode 2.16 of ‘Arrow’ is set to air tonight, Wednesday March 19th, and will feature the formation of DC Comics’ villains-as-government-operatives team codenamed The Suicide Squad.  Amanda Waller (Cynthia Adai-Robinson) draws John Diggle (David Ramsey) into service with the volatile team and he… doesn’t seem to care for the idea. Here is the official synopsis […]

  • Drop Everything! Here Are The First 11 Minutes Of ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’!

    Posted Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 08:50 pm GMT -4

    The next big Marvel movie doesn’t hot theaters until April 4th, but the first eleven minutes of ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier‘ are now available for your viewing pleasure online.  This is the first big sequence before the opening credits and helps set up the tone for the rest of the big action flick.  We […]