This Week’s Comics 8/24/11
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 24, 2011 under Comics, Featured, Reviews
Cowabunga! The Turtles make their triumphant return to the comic pages, with Kevin Eastman writing the four once again. There's some good Marvel stuff this week as well, but all of that is overshadowed by the return of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! IDW Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1 Written by: Kevin Eastman & Tom Waltz Art by: Dan Duncan (Layouts by Kevin Eastman) The Good ... more.
5 Things From SWG That Would Make The Old Republic Better
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 19, 2011 under Featured, Gaming, Lists, Star Wars
Star Wars: The Old Republic is obviously one of the most anticipated games of not just the year, but of all time. It's coming off the crushing disappointment that was Star Wars Galaxies and the hopes and dreams of Star Wars fanboys around the world are pinned on this game to deliver to them the definitive Star Wars MMO experience. While a lot of people didn't like Star Wars Galaxies, especially... more.
This Week’s Comics – 8/17/11
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 17, 2011 under Comics, Featured, News, Reviews
This week, the Schism that will tear apart the X-Men gets bigger and more DC comics experience their final issue before the relaunch in September. It's a pretty good week, so let's get started! Marvel X-Men Schism #3 Written by: Jason Aaron Art by: Daniel Acuna The Good Schism is really just setting up the events that will cause the X-Men to split into two teams. Sort of like the... more.
5 Suspects in Game of Thrones Theft
0 CommentsPosted by RK Rugg on August 16, 2011 under Featured, Lists
George R. R. Martin posted this past weekend that two autographed scripts from the first season of HBO’s Game of Thrones, based on his A Song of Ice and Fire series, were apparently stolen from while traveling via the USPS. The scripts were meant to be auctioned for charity at the World Science Fiction Convention in Reno, Nev., this week. The final shooting scripts for “Baelor” and “Fire... more.
Our 10 Picks for the DC Comics Relaunch
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 12, 2011 under Comics, Featured, Lists
The big DC Comics relaunch kicks off in just a couple weeks with the release of Justice League #1. Naturally, 52 comics is a lot to sift through for one month of comic buying, so we've whittled down the list to the ten books out of the New 52 that are must-reads. Justice League Jim Lee finally teaming up with Geoff Johns to relaunch Justice League? If this isn't already in your saver at yo... more.
This Week’s Comics – 8/10/11
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 10, 2011 under Comics, Featured, News
Spider Island begins! In addition to the big Spidey crossover kicking off (as he doesn't really fit in with Fear Itself) the other big, and disappointing, Marvel event this summer continues and the final issue of Detective Comics hits stores. Marvel Amazing Spider-Man #667 Written by: Dan Slott Art by: Humberto Ramos The Good Dan Slott has been building the Spidey-verse up to ... more.
20 Examples of Final Fantasy Cosplay
0 CommentsPosted by Jason Peffley on August 7, 2011 under Featured, Gaming, Pics
[imagebrowser id=1] Whether you love them or hate them, cosplayers will always be a part of our lives. From Star Wars to Street Fighter and everything in between. Some can pull it off, others not so much. But at the end of the day it's the love for the game that matters most. Here are 20 Final Fantasy fans showing off their cosplay skills.... more.
The Planet of the Apes Primer
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 4, 2011 under Featured
Fox's big reboot of the classic Planet of the Apes series hits theaters this Friday, and if you're unfamiliar with the classic science fiction franchise; allow me to bring you up to speed. The Planet of the Apes film series is actually based on a French novel titled La Planète des singes by Pierre Boulle. The original 1968 movie is based on this book, but alters the story in the end to reveal... more.
This Week’s Comics 8/3/11
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 3, 2011 under Comics, Featured, Reviews
It's actually a pretty small week for comics. Marvel has the big reveal of the new Ultimate Spidey in Ultimate Fallout #4, but the big news is on DCs side with the long-awaited Flashpoint #4 and the finale of a couple of the Flashpoint spin-offs, including the awesome Batman: Knight of Vengeance. Marvel The Punisher #1 Written: Greg Rucka. Art: Marco Checchetto The Good I am ... more.
5 Reasons Why The Old Republic Will Crush WoW
4 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on July 29, 2011 under Featured, Gaming, Lists, Star Wars
The mythical "WoW-killer" has become so unbelievable that most people feel that the only thing that will kill World of Warcraft is World of Warcraft. But this year BioWare is releasing The Old Republic. The MMO builds on one of the most popular gaming series in history and it's arriving at the perfect time to take a huge bite out of Azeroth. Here are some reasons why The Old Republic may just crus... more.