7 Memorable Batman Parodies and Rip offs
12 CommentsPosted by Kahunah on September 24, 2010 under Comics, Featured, Lists
Ever since Bruce Wayne donned cape and cowl, he has had more than his fair share of imitators. Some have come in the name of comedy, some as a placeholder for writers that didn't have the rights to use the man himself. Here for your reading pleasure are some of my favorite pretenders to the th... more.
5 Theories about ‘The Event’
6 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on September 21, 2010 under Featured, Lists
NBC's The Event premiered last night and even before the first episode aired it's been hyped as a replacement for Lost. Equal parts Lost and 24, the first episode left everyone with plenty of questions. Well, here are five theories as to what may be going on in the series. Naturally spoilers are below, so if you haven't seen the episode yet check it out before going over these. 1 - Aliens ... more.
10 of the Most Ridiculous Spider-Man Story Arcs
14 CommentsPosted by BrettJF on September 20, 2010 under Comics, Featured, Lists
We all love Spider-Man. After all, who wouldn't. The story of an ordinary kid caught in an extraordinary situation desperately trying to catch a break is as old as adolescence itself. The story lines then, shouldn't be all too hard. All the writers have to do is put themselves in Peter Parker's tights and o... more.
The 10 Most Badass Gunslingers in Science Fiction
20 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on September 16, 2010 under Featured, Lists
Old West style Gunslingers seem to be a perfect fit in science fiction, and whenever they pop up they instantly make whatever they're in better. From Star Wars to shows like Stargate; there's no shortage of scoundrels ready to pull a gun at a moment's notice and make you're day go from bad to worse. Here are ten of the best gunslingers in science fiction. Han Solo Anyone who doesn't reco... more.
9 Nerdy Toys That Make Us Wish We Were Still Kids
0 CommentsPosted by BrettJF on September 15, 2010 under Featured, Lists
As geeks, we're often prone to sporadic bouts of latent Peter Pan syndrome. After all, we still keep up with mediums and franchises attributed to young teenagers at best. It's nothing to be ashamed of, but sometimes when we pass by the toy aisle at the local Walmart, we can't help but feel occasional pangs of nostalgia and wish that we were of the stature to justify purchasing them once again. H... more.
5 Worst Comic Writers Still Getting Paid
9 CommentsPosted by BrettJF on September 14, 2010 under Comics, Featured, Lists
We're willing to forgive the comic book industry's occasional foibles given the stressful stream of work on deadline. However, there are writers out there with such a consistently terrible batting average that it leads us to wonder how they're even still working. Many of these scribes have one magnum opus to their credit, but one good deed hardly absolves someone from a lifetime of sin. Here a... more.
8 Fan Homages to Yoda which won’t make you ‘Use the forks’
5 CommentsPosted by James Faust on September 9, 2010 under Featured, Lists
Yoda is awesome! He is basically the Mr Miyagi of that galaxy far far away. He was responsible for equipping Skywalker with the tools to fend Darth Vader off from being able to "sweep the leg", he also lived to 900 years old. It is incredible he made it past his teen years considering those wing nut ears and how easily he would have been bullied at Jedi Junior High. Taking the above into acco... more.
10 Useless Final Fantasy Characters
11 CommentsPosted by BrettJF on September 7, 2010 under Featured, Gaming, Lists
RPGamers of every generation have had their hand in at least one installment of the Final Fantasy franchise. Whether you love it, hate it, or disagree with what direction the series has taken; you have at least one character which has frustrated you from time to time. Each has one character or class so ineffective that players avoid using them altogether. These are some of the characters we'... more.
The 5 Dumbest Comic Story-lines
22 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on September 6, 2010 under Comics, Featured, Lists
Comics are known to sometimes be nothing more than soap operas with thought bubbles, but sometimes the stories can get seriously ugly. Over the last fifteen years or so, there have been some real facepalm moments and below we point out the five dumbest story-lines in recent comics. #1 - One More Day Joe Qu... more.
11 Fanboy-tastic craft projects
2 CommentsPosted by Kahunah on under Featured, Lists
There's no doubt about it... Fanboys are generally very creative people. Past the obvious crafting effort necessary for convention costumes and cosplay, there is a large dedicated segment of fanboys that use their craft skills for all sorts of extraordinary knickknacks and doodads that any fan would love to own. Here are a few of my ... more.