This Week’s Comics – 7/27/11
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on July 27, 2011 under Comics, Featured, News, Reviews
It's been a while since we've been able to do a review round up of this week's comics; and we'll try to stay on top of them when possible. This week brings the second part of the big X-Men crossover of the year, Schism; a couple new Green Lantern books and Detective Comics. Marvel The Amazing Spider-Man #666 Writer: Dan Slott Art: Stefano Caselli Colors: Marte Gracia The Good ... more.
Marvel Asks Retailers to Buy More DC Comics
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on July 26, 2011 under Comics, News
During DC's big Blackest Night crossover; Marvel initiated a "Comics for Comics" program where retailers could send in 50 covers from DC's Blackest Night comics in exchange for a limited Siege Deadpool variant cover. The result was that many stores simply ordered more issues of Blackest Night to get the cover (or to replace stock they used to get it), and obviously Marvel didn't learn their lesson... more.
The 10 Most Epic Comic Crossovers
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 12, 2011 under Comics, Featured, Lists
It's summer and that means that it's time for Marvel and DC do to large company-wide crossovers that affect all of their books. We decided to look back over the years and select the ten most epic crossovers that Marvel and DC have done over the years. These are the ones that either had lasting effects on both universes or were just awesome in concept. more.
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.
DC’s 2011 Crossover: Flashpoint
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on January 14, 2011 under Comics
Today, the official DC Source blog revealed some interesting teaser images for 2011's big crossover; Flashpoint. They are in the form of logos which reveal that Bruce Wayne is running a series of Casinos, Wonder Woman and Aquaman will be married, and Barry Allen has...a ring! With Blackest Night and Brightest Day, the Lante... more.
DC Universe Online Beta Ends Tonight…Fight Jim Lee!
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on January 5, 2011 under Comics, Gaming
Tonight the beta for DC Universe Online on both PC and PS3 will end, but not before one huge fight. They will be ending the beta in a huge battle modeled after the cinematic intro. And if you're a villain you can fight against Jim Lee who will playing as Batman tonight at 6pm Pacific on the PC version and one hour later on the PS3. Here are the times for the battles: PC BETA 2 / Wednesday Janua... more.
DC Universe Online Gallery – Gorilla Grod Fight
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on January 4, 2011 under Gaming
DC Universe Online releases a week from today. The beta is in full throttle now with patches coming pretty regularly and and game is looking better and better with each patch. Leading up to the launch we’ll be posting a gallery of screens from the game, and each will focus on something different. Today we have screens focusing on the Gorilla Grod fight that Meta heroes will experience at the end... more.
DC Teases Smallville Season 10
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, News
Today the official DC Universe blog revealed a teaser poster for the 10th Season of Smallville. The Superman series may have taken a nosedive in the last five years or so, but we can't help but want to see the very last episode. Both to see the show put out of its misery, but also to see The Suit! The poster definitely teases that the suit is on the way, and it's previously been said that it will ... more.
DC Universe Online ‘Who Do You Trust’ Director’s Cut Trailer
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on September 24, 2010 under Comics, Gaming, Videos
SOE has released a "Director's Cut" of the awesome CG trailer Blur Studios did for their upcoming DC Universe Online MMO. There really isn't any new footage, but the trailer features Jim Lee and Blu Studios Director Tim Miller providing commentary over the video. Sony's DC Comics MMO comes out in November, and it's looking pretty cool so far. You're able to create a superhero in the mold of one of... more.
This Week’s Comics – 7/28/10
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on July 28, 2010 under Comics
We're fanboys and a such love comics. Some people choose sides, Marvel or DC, while others stay neutral and remain "indie". We recognize that people love comics as much as us, so we're going to try to keep you up to date with the big things going on in comics each week, and end the week with reviews of some of that week's releases. This week sees some big hitters on the DC side, and a couple im... more.