• Doctor Who: Who is Clara Oswin Oswald?

    Posted Sunday, December 30th, 2012 05:25 pm GMT -4 by

    It’s been a few days since Christmas when Doctor Who dropped a bombshell about that new companion we’ve all been waiting for, and I think it’s time to start figuring out who she is. I’ll admit that when I saw that the new companion was going to be named Clara and played by the same […]

  • Exploring SyFy’s Transmedia Project ‘Defiance’

    Posted Sunday, December 30th, 2012 03:25 pm GMT -4 by

    Throughout the history of television, there have been a number of shows that have found unique ways to communicate to their faithful viewers. Whether it has been through novels, webisodes, or interactive “alternate reality” games, the concept of transmedia storytelling continues to evolve in news ways as technology becomes more accessible. Nothing has been quite […]

  • EA Shuts Down ‘Medal of Honor’ Gun Promotion

    Posted Sunday, December 30th, 2012 01:25 pm GMT -4 by

    The events of the Newtown, Conn. shooting has once again brought up the long-debated issue of violence in video games, as several media and government officials have linked shooter Adam Lanza with the popular online game Call of Duty. According to the UK’s Sun publication, Lanza spent many hours playing the first-person shooter while tucked away in his basement […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Before Watchmen: Nite Owl’ #4

    Posted Sunday, December 30th, 2012 11:30 am GMT -4 by

    This issue of ‘Nite Owl’ marks the first ‘Before Watchmen’ title to wrap things up (besides ‘Moloch’). After what seems like forever, we finally get to the end of this story featuring Danny Dreiberg and his early exploits as the high-tech hero. In the finale of J. Michael Straczynski’s tale, Nite Owl, The Twilight Lady, […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Avenging Spider-Man’ #15.1

    Posted Saturday, December 29th, 2012 06:25 pm GMT -4 by

    This week is a milestone in Marvel Comics history. With the release of ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ #700, the 50-year-old title comes to an end and Peter Parker is no longer under the mask of our friendly neighborhood Spider-Man. The only other book to hit comic book store shelves from Marvel this week besides the monumental issue […]

  • J.J. Abrams Grants Dying Man’s Wish (Updated)

    Posted Saturday, December 29th, 2012 04:27 pm GMT -4 by

    With all the cynicism in the world today, it warms the heart to see a Christmas wish happen – and this one comes courtesy of J.J. Abrams himself! The request came from Gary Hendrix, a friend of the dying man, Dan, who has worked with him setting up the New York Asian Film Festival for several years. On […]

  • OMG! Comics’ Most Shocking Moments 2012

    Posted Saturday, December 29th, 2012 02:51 pm GMT -4 by

    As the year draws to a close, we thought it would be the perfect time to look back at the most “Oh my God!,”  “What?!” and “What were they thinking?!” moments… and there have been plenty!  It was hard to narrow down this list!  Not quite making the cut were Ultimate Captain America being elected […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Aquaman’ #15

    Posted Saturday, December 29th, 2012 01:31 pm GMT -4 by

    The “Throne of Atlantis” crossover begun in Justice League #15, continues here, with Aquaman rescuing Commissioner Gordon and Detective Harvey Bullock after Gotham is deluged by a massive tsunami, as part of the Atlantean Acts of War.  Mera pushes her power to the limit and Gotham fares better than Metropolis or Boston, the other two […]

  • ‘John Dies At The End’ Trailer Warns Of Piracy Consequences

    Posted Saturday, December 29th, 2012 11:14 am GMT -4 by

    With the news that ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part I,’ ‘The Avengers’ and ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ are in the top 10 of most pirated movies of the year, it’s no wonder that many independent filmmakers are trying to discourage people from downloading their films illegally. Not that anyone reading this does that, right? […]

  • Watch Elijah Wood Get Bloody In First 6 Minutes Of ‘Maniac’

    Posted Friday, December 28th, 2012 08:25 pm GMT -4 by

    The tendency for studios to reveal the first few minutes of a movie is becoming a trend. Just this year alone the first minutes of ‘John Carter,’ ‘The Awakening, ‘ ‘Lock Out,’ ‘Snow White and the Huntsman,’ and most recently ‘Warm Bodies’ are just a few that the studios have put out to try and […]

  • Marvel Editor-In-Chief Addresses ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ Death Threats

    Posted Friday, December 28th, 2012 07:30 pm GMT -4 by

    It’s fitting that on Stan Lee’s birthday that we’re getting a ton of news about arguably his greatest creation. At least, it’s his most amazing. Everyone knows that ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ #700 came out this week and with it came a huge, Earth-shaking change that have many fans divided. Though the character’s creator was playful in […]

  • NBC Officially Closes The Doors On ‘Mockingbird Lane’

    Posted Friday, December 28th, 2012 05:55 pm GMT -4 by

    While the news may not come as a surprise to most people, NBC has officially decided to pass on Bryan Fuller’s reboot rendition of ‘The Munsters’ titled ‘Mockingbird Lane.’ The announcement came from creator/executive producer Fuller himself on Twitter: This marks the end of a 2 year long journey for the project. ‘Mockingbird Lane’ was […]

  • First Gameplay and Details from ‘The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct’

    Posted Friday, December 28th, 2012 04:55 pm GMT -4 by

    When The Walking Dead television show hit back in 2010, it took the world by storm. The long-running comic series already had an impressive following, but bringing the zombie apocalypse to cable TV brought in a whole new audience, and video games were just bound to follow. After the success of Telltale Games’ The Walking […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Justice League’ #15

    Posted Friday, December 28th, 2012 02:56 pm GMT -4 by

    I’ve made no secret of my disappointment with Justice League.  For what should be DC’s best book, it hasn’t come together as one would hope.  The characterization has been over-the-top and quite honestly, the heroes come across as either unlikeable or boring.  The art has been inconsistent and in general overly fussy.  And the plots […]

  • Stan Lee (Playfully) Insults Dan Slott On Twitter

    Posted Friday, December 28th, 2012 01:55 pm GMT -4 by

    Unless you’ve been living without internet, you probably have heard of the monumental turning point in the Spider-man saga that was written by Dan Slott in issue #700 of the ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ comic book. If not, then I suggest you stop reading now as a MAJOR spoiler will be revealed by none other than Stan […]