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Thor Issues #1 And #2 Review

***Small Spoilers*** Thor #1 The new Thor sees Jason Aaron take one of Marvel’s most recognizable characters in a very new direction. Not only is Thor a new person, this person is a whole new gender. This bold direction is [...]

December 9, 2014 Features
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New Comic Goodness: December 10, 2014

Check out this big lump of New Comic Goodness for the week of December 10, 2014. Only 17 more days till Christmas, so you should be finishing up your lists and checking them twice to find out which comics you [...]

December 8, 2014 News
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Marvel Announces Film Slate

Marvel held a press conference on Tuesday, October 28 at the El Capitan Theater in Hollywood to make some announcements that should whet the appetites of comic book movie fans while simultaneously causing Hollywood itself to take shelter from this [...]

October 28, 2014 Movies and TV
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Avengers: Age of Ultron, First Trailer

“Dammit, HYDRA!” That is Marvel’s official tweet regarding the leak of the first trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron. This most-anticipated bit of footage was supposed to drop with the Oct. 28 episode of Agents of S.H.IE.L.D television show – perhaps [...]

October 23, 2014 Movies and TV
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Con Report: New York Comic Con – Day 3

So day three of New York Comic Con, Saturday, was a big day for panels. That’s pretty much what I did all day, sitting through five panels in total, so I’m just going to dive right in and give some [...]

October 12, 2014 Features
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Con Report: New York Comic Con – Day 2

Day two of New York Comic Con started off for me with with an immediate dash to the Marvel booth. They were having a drawing for a 75th anniversary signing event which featured 75 creators that have done work for [...]

October 11, 2014 Features
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Con Report: New York Comic Con – Day 1

New York Comic Con officially opened at noon today, but DC decided to kick things off early. At 10:30, they held a joint ceremony with the US Postal Service to unveil the Batman Limited Edition Forever Stamps. Jim Lee and [...]

October 10, 2014 Features
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Marvel Comics Review: Thor #1 (Spoilers)

Writer: Jason Aaron Artist: Russell Dauterman SPOILER ALERT A Roxxon sub explores the depths of the oceans in search of an anomaly when it is smashed by a giant hand. The undersea Roxxon home base gets stormed by a horde [...]

October 2, 2014 Reviews
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Top Ten Comics That Should Have Llamas

Llamas are everywhere. They have really become cultural icons of the advancement of society. Every time you see a llama, you can’t help but say, “Aww, a llama!” Movies like Disney’s The Emperor’s New Groove have helped to catapult llamas [...]

September 30, 2014 Features
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Fall Television Preview: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Hail HYDRA! Oh, wait, those are the bad guys. Of course, those are also some of the folks that we thought were good guys all last season. So, now what do we do? Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is a TV show [...]

September 23, 2014 Movies and TV
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And S. H. I. E. L. D. Agent Skye’s Father Is…?

So every now and then I break my DC love fest and actually write something about the “other” big company that puts out comics or something.  All kidding aside, I just finished rewatching Captain America: The Winter Soldier (which, I [...]

September 20, 2014 Movies and TV
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Marvel Comics Review: Thor God of Thunder #25

Writer: Jason Aaron Artists: Esad Ribic | RM Guera | Simon Bisley The final issue of Thor: God of Thunder is comprised of three stories. They are held together by a framing sequence of Thor’s granddaughters in the “far future” of [...]

September 18, 2014 Reviews
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Walmart Takes Cosplay To A New Level

Fans of cosplay now have an option to immortalize themselves in super hero form by way of an action figure kiosk at select Walmart stores. [...]

September 18, 2014 News
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Marvel Comic Review: Hulk #5 – spoiled

Hulk #5 Duggan, Bagley, Hennessy, Keith SPOILER ALERT! I will most certainly be SPOILING! After the climactic conclusion of the last story arch, Tony Stark took it upon himself to fix the damaged portion of Bruce Banner’s brain with Extremis. [...]

September 17, 2014 Reviews
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Marvel Comics Review: Death of Wolverine #2

Warning: Minor spoilers if you haven’t read the previous issue Writer: Charles Soule Artist: Steve McNiven The last issue started with THE END. Issue #2 of Death of Wolverine begins with POISON. Wolverine travels to Madripoor in order to get an [...]

September 11, 2014 Reviews