Saturday Trending Topics: An Unexpected Journey Blog Takes The Hobbit To Goblin-Town

In which Goblins are hideous but have to look beautiful at the same time: Teasing the second film already? Reminds me that even when part one is with us, just a few weeks from now, the waiting won’t be over. Being a nerd can’t be good for my blood pressure, surely?

Most-Read Comic Stories Today:

The Biggest Judge Dredd Error IDW Could Make

Okay, maybe the second biggest. He doesn’t take his helmet off or anything.

Spider-Man 2099 On The Cover Of Superior Spider-Man #1

Don’t worry though, it’s just a sketch cover, being sold by Dynamic Forces. Considering what most believe to be Dan Slott’s red herring of a tweet a few weeks ago, placing Miguel in the new series, this appears to be a rather entertaining bait by artist Ken Haeser…

Diamond’s Hallowe’en Costume Competition Winners

Recently, Diamond Comic Distributors ran a Hallowe’en Costume Contest through a series of comic book stores, with prizes to be spend in store. With a variety of categories including children and adult versions, here are the winners…

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today:

Today Really Is The Day To Buy All Of The James Bond Movies

This year marked 50 years since the release of Dr. No, and the inception of James Bond as a big screen movie icon.

Latest, Greatest Hobbit Videoblog Digs Into Post Production, Goblin-Town

I enjoyed pretty much every second of this fourteen minute Hobbit videoblog. I’ll let Peter Jackson explain what it will all be about.

Chevy Chase’s Next Gig – A Griswolds Union For Some TV Ads

When Chevy Chase departed from the cast of Community this week pretty much nobody was on the edge of their seats wondering what his next move would be. How the mighty are fallen, etc.

Most-Discussed In The Forum Today:

“Hey! Quasi-Pretty-NOT-Hot-Girl, You Are More Pathetic Than The REAL Nerds” – Tony Harris (UPDATE)

On Twitter, Tony Harris asked people to retweet his Facebook post below. Well, this is a kind of a retweet. I guess.

The Return Of Uncle Ben In Amazing Spider-Man #700

Marvel have released the following pages from Amazing Spider-Man #700. They do spoil aspects of Amazing Spider-Man #698, so watch that if when you’re going in if you’re not totally au fait with what went down…

Why You Should Not Despair At Amazing Spider-Man #698 (SPOILERS)

The following article will act as if you have read Amazing Spider-Man #698. If you have not, you may want to look elsewhere, until you have. I think it’s a really clever comic and well worth the recommendation. But some of you are going to have real problems with it. And I’m going to explore those – and why this could be a real opportunity for the comic.

 

Garth Ennis Parodies The Treatment Of John Constantine By DC Comics

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Atoll Moves From Heavy Metal To Vault Before An Issue Is Published, And Court Of The Dead Is On Hold (UPDATE)

Double Take To Give Away Ten Thousand Graphic Novels At New York Comic Con

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The Flash Director Is Hinting That Cyborg Will Appear In The Movie… With Funkos

Toldja-ish. Todd McFarlane’s1:1000 Variant Cover To Venom #1 (UPDATE)

Westworld Gets An Eye-Catching New Poster And Featurette About Its Themes

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46 Captivating Cosplay Shots From Chester Comic Con

Comics Industry Folk React To… The First Presidential Debate

Firewatch Is Getting Turned Into A Movie

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Hard Case Crime Comes To Comics