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Funny Books: Avengers Assemble!..Ah, I Mean Again [Avengers #16]

Jan
30

Funny Books is back, and ready to piggy back on that sweet, sweet Avengers gravy train. From now until the premiere of Avengers: Age of Ultron, Funny Books will take a look back at some of the Avengers’ most important moments. Up next is Avengers #16, 1965, by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, which introduced the world to the All-New, All-Different, Avengers!

The Most Helpful Styrofoam Cup Ever! [Go Your Own Way E14]

Jan
23

In this sequel-tastic tale, we resume our role as Clover Seven: Ace Attorney to fight our most challenging court case yet! Can we unolock the secrets of the heart and find out who poisoned the guy?

Funny Books: Look Out Patriarchy, Here Come The Lady Liberators! [Avengers #83]

Jan
23

Funny Books is back, and ready to piggy back on that sweet, sweet Avengers gravy train. From now until the premiere of Avengers: Age of Ultron, Funny Books will take a look back at some of the Avengers’ most important moments. The following moment may not be too important for the series overall, but believe me, it’s a must read. I’m talking Avengers #83, 1970, by Roy Thomas and John Busema, starring THE LADY LIBERATORS!!

Warning: Possible Sexism/Feminism Ahead. Emphasis on the “Possible.”

Funny Books: Captain America Lives Again!!! [Avengers #4]

Jan
16

Funny Books is back, and ready to piggy back on that sweet, sweet Avengers gravy train. From now until the premiere of Avengers: Age of Ultron, Funny Books will take a look back at some of the Avengers’ most important moments. This week, the Avenger’s change the face of Marvel Comics forever by bringing back a little known kid from Brooklyn, Captain America!, in Avengers #4, 1963, by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby.

Wild's End No. 5 is More H.G.-Wells-meets-Wind-in-the-Willows Charm [Comic Review]

Jan
15

Wild’s End has proven quite the surprising title thus far: it’s tempting to call it War of the Worlds with fluffy British anthropomorphs, and accurate though that might be, it says nothing to the value of a simple story done correctly. The artwork of I.N.J. Culbard and writing of Dan Abnett are simple, understated, and miraculously tackle quaintness more on the side of realism, despite taking place at the turn of the century in a country we’re normally used to cartooning with accents and stuffy mannerisms.

Avengers: Age of Ultron Trailer #2: Shot-by-Shot Analysis and Breakdown

Jan
13

The second Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer has arrived, and despite the fact that it's shorter than the first, Marvel has managed to cram in a lot of little details. Read on for a shot-by-shot breakdown of everything in there (or if you just want to watch the trailer, spoiler-free, that's below too).

The Pull List: Archaia Comics' 'Feathers'

Jan
10

Welcome to The Pull List, a weekly column where we check out a first isssue of a new series and tell you whether or not to follow the comic based only on that. This week I picked up the new, creator-owned mini-series from Archaia, Feathers, intrigued by its premise of a boy/crow street urchin inhabiting a labyrinthine, 19th-century slum. 

New England Brewery Creating H.P. Lovecraft Beer Series

Jan
09

If you like your beer with a side of weird fiction, then these brewers have just the thing for you.

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Funny Books: Introducing the New Ant-Man! [Marvel Premiere 47 & 48]

Jan
09

Funny Books is back, and ready to piggy back on that sweet, sweet Avengers gravy train. From now until the premiere of Avengers: Age of Ultron, Funny Books will take a look back at some of the Avengers’ most important moments. This time, we’re ganna explore the obscure origins of Scott Lang, the second Ant-Man and star of the upcoming Marvel movie, Ant-Man!

Jeremy Renner Is Suiting up Again as Hawkeye: 4 Possible Reasons Why

Jan
08

Jeremy Renner is once again suiting up as Hawkeye, but with principle photography on Age of Ultron finished, what for?

The Pull List: Unbeatable Squirrel Girl Can't Lose!

Jan
07

Welcome to The Pull List, a weekly column where we check out a first isssue of a new series and tell you whether or not to follow the comic based only on that. This week saw the release of a new ongoing Marvel series that I've been excited about since I first read about it. That's right: Unbeatable Squirrel Girl!

The Gambit Movie Will Arrive Next Year, Here's Everything We Know So Far

Jan
06

A standalone X-Men film starring Gambit movie is inching closer to reality. Today an official release date was revealed, bringing a second X-movie to 2016.

Nazi Demigods in Space--'Twilight' Eviscerates Golden Age Sci-Fi Comics

Jan
05

The opening scene: commandos in a South American jungle eye a compound defended by a confederation of sentient machines and disenfranchised animal/human hybrids. A negotiation fumbles, the simian rebel leader is beheaded, and the cowardly executioner is canonized. So goes the future envisioned in Twilight, riddled with false idols and an undying quest to quench man's thirst for greatness.

Funny Books: Avengers Assemble! [Avengers #1]

Jan
02

Funny Books is back, and ready to piggy back on that sweet, sweet Avengers gravy train. From now until the premiere of Avengers: Age of Ultron, Funny Books will take a look back at some of the Avengers’ most important moments. We begin with the story that started it all, Avengers #1, 1963, by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby.

Universal Studios Japan Releases Teaser for Attack On Titan Attraction [Video]

Dec
29

Universal Studios Japan just released an awesome trailer for their upcoming Attack on Titan: The Real attraction which will be part of the Universal Cool Japan event running from January 23 to May 10. 

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