Free Comic Book Day: Tomorrow!
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 6, 2011 under Comics
Every year, the first Saturday of May is Free Comic Book day at your local comic shops. The rules regarding who can actually get a free comic vary from shop to shop. Some only allow the comic to be free to kids under 13, while other shops give them away to anyone. And these are special comics that each publisher puts out for the day and are only available on Free Comic Day. As a lot of people want... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, News, Reviews
Nearly ten years ago, I stepped out of a showing of Fellowship of the Ring in awe. Someone finally got a fantasy movie right. Today when I stepped out of Thor, I had a similar feeling. After more than a decade of reducing comic book movies to reality and tossing out anything remotely fantastical; someone finally embraced a comic book and put everything on screen as it should be. Thor isn't walking... more.
Fear Itself #2 Review
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 5, 2011 under Comics, Reviews
Marvel's major 2011 crossover continues this month with the second (of seven) installments in the main series. While the previous issue set the stage with Sin gaining Skadi's hammer and the Asgardians abandoning Earth; issue 2 gives us a peek at just how epic and destructive Marvel intends this event to be. The issue picks up immediately following the first one with Odin and gang arriving at w... more.
The Epic Green Lantern Theatrical Trailer
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 4, 2011 under Comics, News, Videos
After that amazing WonderCon footage of Green Lantern, we we beginning to think things couldn't get better for the movie leading into its release next month. Then Warner released the theatrical trailer (which you'll probably see with Thor this weekend), and it looks even more epic. In addition to showing scenes of Hal's training on Oa with Kilowog and Sinestro, the trailer finally reveals the Guar... more.
New Green Lantern Posters Feature Alien Lanterns
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 2, 2011 under Comics, News
Over the last week, Warner has been slowly releasing new Green Lantern posters. In addition to character-specific ones that feature Hal, Sinestro, Kilowog, and Tomar-Re; they've also released an awesome theater banner (above) that shows off a bunch of the alien Lanterns as well as a new poster (below) with some of the key Lanterns from the movie. Personally, I think this is a great idea to sho... more.
Anaheim Comic Con Photo Gallery
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 1, 2011 under Comics, News
The 2011 Wizard World Anaheim Comic Con is underway, and we're there. Nothing really eventful happened, outside of someone stealing a $100,000 copy of Amazing Fantasy #15 from a dealer. Don't feel too sorry for the dealer, as the guy had the book laying on his table unsecured and wasn't even keeping an eye on it. We were shocked to see it just sitting there as the dealer had his back to it while h... more.
The 10 Most Awesome Marvel Movie Moments
5 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on April 29, 2011 under Comics, Featured, Lists
We're just one week from the big screen debut of the Odinson, and the official kick off to another summer of comic book movies. With Marvel currently on a roll leading up to the massive crossover movie The Avengers next year and the introductions of Thor, Captain America, and the 60's era X-Men this summer, we decided to look back at the past Marvel movies for the most awesome moments that got o... more.
Furious Fanboys at Wizard World Anaheim 2011
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics
That's right! We're going to be at this year's Wizard World Anaheim Comic Con this weekend. We've teamed up with our good friends at I.E. Comics & Games and spent the last week building a pretty awesome booth. I'll be spending a lot of time at the booth, and with my netbook in hand I'll be bringing you live coverage of a... more.
New X-Men First Class Trailer
0 CommentsPosted by James Livett on April 27, 2011 under Comics, News, Videos
I freely concede defeat in trying to get the video to imbed! That matter of my own technical ineptitude aside, there's a totally awesome new trailer for the First Class movie! I'd say just click the link below but I'm certain you're all already so hyped you've completely bypassed this fairly irreleva... more.
The Stark Expo Becomes a Reality
4 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on April 26, 2011 under Comics, News
Remember the very "Disney" vibe they tried to create with Howard Stark and the Stark Expo in Iron Man 2? Well, it looks like that Disney connection may become a reality when the Stark Expo is installed in Disneyland's Tomorrowland. What began as just a rumor on Twitter and Disneyland messageboards is apparently not really a rumor; sources say it's well beyond that. Apparently Walt Disney Imagineer... more.