John Upchurch Returns to Image Comics With ”Lucy Claire - Redemption”

Roc Upchurch Returns to Image Comics With ”Lucy Claire – Redemption”

As we noted in our article on Image Comics’ December 2019 solicitations, there is a new title debuting from Image Comics in December,  Lucy Claire: Redemption by John Upchurch. John is better known by the pen name Roc Upchurch, co-creator of Rat Queens.  In October 2014, Upchurch was arrested on charges of domestic violence, first reported […]

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“El Camino”: Netflix Releases BTS Look at Post-“Breaking Bad” Jesse [PREVIEW]

After months of rumors, mindless speculation, and several instances of serious misdirection, Breaking Bad fans finally received the news they were waiting for: Vince Gilligan is returning to tell one more (???) tale with El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie. Written and directed by Gilligan and set to premiere on Netflix on October 11 (and […]

Image Comics Solicitations for December 2019

Image Comics Solicitations for December 2019

Take a look at all that Image Comics has to offer in December 2019 and beyond. We already talked about a very special Christmas present from Mark Millar, but there is much more besides. Might be worth breaking one or two out… DIE #10 December 4, 2019 OCT190197 Age Rating: M $3.99 “SPLIT THE PARTY,” […]

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“Kidding” Season 2 Moved to February 2020; Paired with “Homeland” Final Season

In “The Wonderful World of Television” these days, there are any number of reasons why a show gets cancelled or saved… has its premiere moved up or pushed back… or gets nearly completely retooled. In the case of Showtime and the second season of Jim Carrey, Michel Gondry, and Dave Holstein‘s award-winning and critically-acclaimed series […]

Playing with Nuclear Radiation Mutations in Double Fine's "RAD"

Playing with Nuclear Radiation Mutations in Double Fine’s “RAD”

Double Fine and Bandai Namco’s RAD is a 3D action rogue-like game set in a post-apocalyptic world where humanity has faced it’s doom twice over sometime in the mid-1980s. So everything is neon. Players take on the role of a teenage protagonist who ventures into the Fallow, which is a constantly changing radioactive wasteland filled with […]

Mark Millar, Frank Quitely, Netflix and Image Comics Have a Surprise Comic For Christmas

Mark Millar, Netflix and Image Comics Will a Have a Surprise Comic Out For Christmas

Well, that’s an interesting one. Mark Millar and his employer Netflix are publishing a comic book through Image Comics just in time for Christmas, without telling anyone what it is. In a fashion slightly reminiscent of Robert Kirkman with DIEDIEDIE and Boom Studios with Angel, at least retailers know this one is coming. They just […]

“Ghostbusters 2020”: Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson Among 1984 Cast to Appear

The original 1984 band is almost all back together again with stars Dan Aykroyd and Ernie Hudson signing on to appear in Jason Reitman’s Ghostbusters 2020. Having Aykroyd on board comes as little surprise since he created the franchise alongside the late Harold Ramis (who died in 2014), and director Ivan Reitman. Aykroyd, Ramis, and […]

"A Purrtato Tail" is an RPG about Cats that are also Potatoes

“A Purrtato Tail” is an RPG about Cats that are also Potatoes

A Purrtato Tail is an RPG about cats that are also potatoes, and you connect them together to create bridges in order to complete dungeons and face off against bosses. It’s honestly, both fascinating and horrifying at the same time. The game is slated to release in 2020. When I got the pitch from Drunk […]

WatchWorks Comics Closes in Mocksville, North Carolina

WatchWorks Comics of Mocksville, North Carolina, Closed

Chris Underwood, owner of comic store WatchWorks Comics in Mocksville, North Carolina, posted the news to Facebook earlier in the month, It is with a heavy heart that I have to announce that today is the last day for WatchWorks Comics. I always wanted to be a part of something that I have loved since I […]

"Samurai Gunn 2" includes a Campaign, Co-Op Mode, and a Visual Novel

“Samurai Gunn 2” includes a Campaign, Co-Op Mode, and a Visual Novel

Beau Blyth, co-creator of Hyper-Light Drifter, and studio Teknopants are bringing Samurai Gunn 2 to the Nintendo Switch as a limited-time exclusive before the game launches on other platforms. Much like the original Samurai Gunn, the sequel includes a brutal, fast-paced free-for-all verses mode designed for 2-4 players. The controls in versus mode have been improved, and new […]

House Of X/Powers Of X Hardcover Jumps a Hundred Pages and Another Ten Bucks

House Of X/Powers Of X Hardcover Jumps a Hundred Pages and Another Ten Bucks

The House Of X/Powers Of X collected hardcover lined up for Christmas may be slightly heavier on the wallet than expected. But also heavier in the hands. Collecting House Of X #1-6 and Powers Of X #1-6, the series by Jonathan Hickman, Pepe Larraz and R.B. Silva, Pepe Larraz and R.B. Silva has been a critical and commercial hit. […]

Giveaway: "Toy Story 4" Blu-Ray Combo Pack

Giveaway: “Toy Story 4” Blu-Ray Combo Pack

Would you like to win a Blu-ray combo pack of Toy Story 4 before it comes out on October 1st? All you need is a Twitter account. Disney and Pixar were kind enough to give us a copy of their upcoming home release and we’re looking for one lucky winner to receive it. What do […]

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Review: The Legend Of Zelda: Triforce Alarm Clock

With The Legend Of Zelda: Link’s Awakening on the way, we thought it might be good to review another Zelda product with this Triforce Alarm Clock from Paladone. Months ago when this fun little item was introduced, half the staff here wanted this by their bedsides. Because it doesn’t matter what age you are, when […]

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Eve Ewing Confirms End of Ironheart Series, Promises Return After Incoming

Earlier today, Bleeding Cool reported on the lack of a new Ironheart issue in Marvel’s full December solicitations, with November’s Ironheart #12 looking like the final issue. Now, writer Eve Ewing has taken to Twitter to confirm the news and comment on her run with the series. well, i knew our very observant readers would […]

We Explore The World Of "John Wick Hex" During E3 2019

“John Wick Hex” Shoots Onto The Scene This October

According to a new trailer, John Wick Hex will launch for Microsoft Windows and Mac on October 8. The game will exclusively be purchasable via the Epic Games Store for $19.99. John Wick Hex was announced in May, right as John Wick 3: Parabellum was hitting theaters. Following the reveal, John Wick Hex was first publically […]

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“The Walking Dead” Promotes 7 to Series Regulars for Season 10 [PREVIEW]

While the cast and crew of AMC‘s The Walking Dead roll along with their deep-dive production-wise on the tenth season, life in the franchise’s universe has become a lot like the NFL: neither have off-seasons anymore. With a strong ensemble cast (and a “Big Bad” fronted by Samantha Morton in an award-earning turn as Whisperers […]

“For Honor” Launches A New Event, “Wrath Of The Jormungandr”

Ubisoft announced a brand new event today in For Honor as players will ravage their way through the lands during the Wrath Of The Jormungandr. Like a lot of these events, you’re getting a new storyline as well as some special gear and challenges to take part in. This one revolving around Ragnarok, because as […]

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Will Gwen Stacy Marry the Jackal in December’s Ghost-Spider #5

Marvel is teasing another wedding issue for December, taking place in the pages of Ghost-Spider #5, by Seanan McGuire and Takeshi Miyazawa. This time, it’s Gwen Stacy and The Jackal that appear to be getting hitched in this series that sees Gwen regularly visiting the 616 Marvel Universe for college.  Can they make a long-distance […]

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“Smallville” Star Tom Welling Set to Leap “Crisis” in a Single Bound

With the September days quickly giving way to October, it’s time for new about The CW‘s “Arrowverse” shows returning to start flying in every direction. With Arrow shuffling off the network’s programming coil after an abbreviated 10-episode eighth season (making The Flash the “elder states-show” of the “Arrowverse” as it speeds into its sixth season), […]

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“Kenrith, the Returned King” Dech Tech – “Magic: The Gathering”

Magic: The Gathering is well into its 26th year of play, and with its 82nd expansion set, Throne of Eldraine, Wizards of the Coast has outdone itself yet again. Between Collector’s Packs, normal booster packs, the Brawl decks slated for release alongside the set, and the Buy-A-Box Promo, Throne of Eldraine is worthwhile for any […]

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Where’s Loki? Not in Marvel’s December Solicitations. Canceled?

Following up on our report about the lack of Ironheart in Marvel’s December solicitations, a possibly final solicitation for Invaders, and a definitely final solicit for Future Foundation, it’s come to our attention that no new issue of Loki is solicited in December either. Instead, we get a trade paperback collecting the first five issues […]

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“Supergirl” Season 5: Cara Buono, Mitch Pileggi Join in Recurring Roles [PREVIEW]

With the September days quickly giving way to October, it’s time for new about The CW‘s “Arrowverse” shows returning to start flying in every direction. With Arrow shuffling off the network’s programming coil after an abbreviated 10-episode eighth season (making The Flash the “elder states-show” of the “Arrowverse” as it speeds into its sixth season), […]

Harley Quinn Statue Coming from XM Studios is Beautifully Mad

Harley Quinn Statue Coming from XM Studios is Beautifully Mad

Harley Quinn has had a big fan base ever since her first appearance in Batman the Animated series. Her popularity was so big that they introduced her into the comic world with Batman Adventures #12. The love for her character has not died and we finally got to see her on the big screen in […]

Absolute Carnage #1 Gets a Fifth Printing and 16 Marvel Comics Go Back to the Press

Absolute Carnage #1 Gets a Fifth Printing as 17 Marvel Comics Go Back to Press

Out a week before Hallowe’en, on October 23rd, is the little crossover event that could.  And later today, Marvel Comics will inform comic book retailers that Absolute Carnage #1 is going to its fifth printing. But it’s not alone. It has friends. Symbiotes, even. It will be joined by a third printing of Absolute Carnage […]

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NYCC Funko Pop Game Finishes Strong with Final Reveals

NYCC is nearly upon us and Funko has finished their Exclusive Funko POP reveals. This makes over 60 amazing Funko Pop to release for the October Convention. To start with the reveals we will be getting not one by two Funko Pop Animation series figures. Dragon Ball Z fans can rejoice with Piccolo and Vegeta making their […]

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“Nancy Drew”: Can Nancy “Uncover” the Truth in Time? [TEASER]

With Josh Schwartz, Stephanie Savage’s Fake Empire, and CBS TV Studios’ new take on Nancy Drew set to follow the team from Riverdale on The CW‘s Wednesday nights beginning October 9, fans are learning a little more about the mysteries that surround Horseshoe Bay, Maine. When a current murder shows possible supernatural connections to the town’s dark […]

"Terminator Resistance" Receives An Announcement Trailer

“Terminator: Resistance” Receives An Announcement Trailer

Reef Entertainment along with Studio Canal and Teyon announced today that their next game, Terminator: Resistance, would be on the way this November. The game will be released for PS4, Xbox One, and on Steam for PC on November 15th, 2019, two weeks after the next film in the franchise, Terminator: Dark Fate. This one […]

Which Avenger Will Captain Marvel Kill Before the End of The Year?

Which Avenger Will Captain Marvel Kill Before the End of The Year?

The solicitations for Captain Marvel #13 may make worrisome reading for some. Much has been made of the Dark Captain Marvel storyline coming in the book, alongside the appearance of Star, a supervillain who has been absorbing Carol Danvers’ powers and redirecting them at her, and forging a new superhero identity in the process. Upcoming […]

Funko Pop Round Up - Batman, Spyro, and Tiger Woods?

Funko Pop Round Up – Batman, Spyro, and Tiger Woods?

Funko Pops have easily swept across the nation in the past few years. Originally starting as Wacky Wobblers they updated to a more defined and iconic bobble-head or vinyl figure. They gain series and franchises contracts constantly giving us a whole new set of Pop figures to collect. Recently, Funko Pop single figures have been […]

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The Return of Omega The Unknown From Marvel Comics in December?

Omega the Unknown was a comic published by Marvel Comics from 1976 to 1977, written by Steve Gerber and Mary Skrenes and drawn by Jim Mooney, ran for 10 issues before cancellation for low sales. Despite its short run, it has remained as a cult classic. Steve Gerber promised to wrap up its unfinished plotlines […]

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“Crisis” Management: The Monitor Sports Ultimate “Cheat Sheet” On Set [PREVIEW]

With the September days quickly giving way to October, it’s time for new about The CW‘s “Arrowverse” shows returning to start flying in every direction. With Arrow shuffling off the network’s programming coil after an abbreviated 10-episode eighth season (making The Flash the “elder states-show” of the “Arrowverse” as it speeds into its sixth season), […]

Review: Games Workshop's "Aeronautica Imperialis"

Review: Games Workshop’s “Aeronautica Imperialis”

Games Workshop has come out with a lot of games in the span of their existence – and I mean a lot. Between Warhammer, Warhammer 40,000, Necromunda, Age of Sigmar, Warcry, Kill Team… It’s a lot to handle. So, when Games Workshop came out with their primary airspace-combat game Aeronautica Imperialis and sent it our way, I was a bit skeptical of the design […]

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Walt Simonson Returns to Thor in December

Legendary creator Walt Simonson is returning to Thor this December at Marvel Comics… but not as the new writer. Simonson joins Tom DeFalco, Kathryn Immonen, Ron Frenz, Sal Buscema, Mike Hawthorne, and more in one of Marvel’s 80th-anniversary one-shots. The comic was revealed in Marvel’s full December solicitations, which you can view here. Of course, […]

"Remnant: From The Ashes" Receives A New "Leto’s Lab" Trailer

“Remnant: From The Ashes” Receives A New “Leto’s Lab” Trailer

Perfect World Entertainment has released a new trailer today for Remnant: From The Ashes, this time showcasing the upcoming free addition of Leto’s Lab. This is a completely free dungeon that will be added to the game today, dragging you through a new area that needs some extra attention. Enjoy the trailer as you download […]

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“The Rookie”: eOne Afton Williamson Harassment Investigation Clears Accused [OPINION]

The company that produces ABC‘s The Rookie has released the highly-anticipated results of their investigation into the racial and sexual harassment claims of former star Afton Williamson. On Tuesday, Entertainment One (eOne) released a statement claiming that an “independent investigation” has cleared the individuals accused by Williamson, as well as the Executive Producers, of any wrongdoing. […]

New Jawa and EG-6 Hot Toys Figure is Making Us Scream Utinni

New Jawa and EG-6 Hot Toys Figure is Making Us Scream Utinni

Jawas have filled our mind with wonder and mystery since their first appearance in Star Wars: A New Hope. The abduction of C3PO and R2-D2 showcases these little creatures. The little salvagers are here to scrap and make deals. Hot Toys is bringing a Jawa and EG- 6 Power Droid Figure Set. The 1/6 figures […]

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JJ Abrams’ Spider-Man #4 Solicitations Will Stop Lying To You (Spoilers)

At midnight on Tuesday night, a number of comic stores held launch parties for the new Spider-Man comic book series by JJ Abrams, Henry Abrams and Sara Pichelli.  Some folk knew what was coming. And that Marvel Comics had been lying to everyone in the solicitations for the first three issues. Well, with the fourth […]

The "Dauntless" Collectors Edition is Absolutely Stunning

The “Dauntless” Collectors Edition is Absolutely Stunning

Phoenix Labs and Indiebox put together an absolutely stunning Collector’s Edition for Dauntless that includes a massive behemoth statue, an art book, and a steelbook for the game’s soundtrack. Since Dauntless never got a physical release, the steelbook contains two discs for the game’s soundtrack, a decal, and a code for the Aetheric Armor set. The […]

“Permanent Record”: US Government Sues Edward Snowden Over his Memoir

“Permanent Record”: US Government Sues Edward Snowden Over his Memoir

Permanent Record, Edward Snowden’s memoir came out today. It has gone on sale in 20 countries, including the US, UK, Germany and Canada. And just as quickly, the US government has filed a lawsuit against Snowden and his publisher MacMillan Books. Snowden was a contractor for the National Security Agency who leaked highly-classified secrets of […]

Funko Pop Round Up - Addams Family, Greatest Showman and More

Funko Pop Round Up – Addams Family, Greatest Showman and More

Funko is constantly new and upcoming Funko Pops. We have luckily gathered all the newest releases to get you caught up. This time we have collected all of the most recent sets of figures to can collect. First up we have the Addams Family! This series is based on the Addams Family (2019) animated film. Gomez, […]

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Full Marvel Comics December 2019 Solicitations… 2099 and 2020 are Incoming…

No more Frankensteining. Here are Marvel Comics final solicitations for 2019, all lined up for December… it begins with Incoming, kicks off with Annihilation Scourge, and ends Tony Stark: Iron Man in time for Iron Man 2020… INCOMING #1 AL EWING. DAN SLOTT, CHIP ZDARSKY, KELLY THOMPSON, GREG PAK, EVE L. EWING, MATT ROSENBERG, ED […]

The Vast of Night Acquired By Amazon Studios

Before Its TIFF Premiere “The Vast of Night” Was Acquired by Amazon Studios

The Vast of Night was acquired by Amazon Studios ahead of the film’s Canadian premiere during the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival. This is the first film in years–if not ever–to premiere during the Slamdance Film Festival and go on to screen during Toronto. The film, directed by Andrew Patterson, would go onto become a […]

"Attack on Titan Tactics" is Now Available on iOS and Android

“Attack on Titan Tactics” is Now Available on iOS and Android

DeNA, Crunchyroll Games, Funimation, and Kodansha have launched the mobile RTS game Attack on Titan Tactics on iOS and Android in North America today. The game is an officially licensed mobile title based on the anime series, and can now be downloaded in the US, Canada, and Australia. Attack on Titan Tactics is a tower defense […]

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“The Stand”: Whoopi Goldberg Reveals New Mother Abagail Hairdo

A week after a major wave of casting news for CBS All Access‘ 10-episode limited event series adaptation of Stephen King‘s The Stand was released, Whoopi Goldberg took to The View to show off the new white locks she’s sporting “for the next four months” as Mother Abagail. Goldberg revealed that Mother Abagail was “over […]

"World War Z" Receives The "Six Skulls" Update With New Content

Saber Interactive’s “World War Z” Gets A Season 2 Roadmap

Focus Home Interactive and Saber Interactive are already preparing for the second season of World War Z with a brand new roadmap. As you can see from the graphic they made, there’s some awesome bonuses on the way. The one we’re especially excited for is PvE Crossplay Support, which looks like it will be one […]

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Are We Getting a Brand New Tony Stark: Iron Man for 2020? (Spoilers)

Yesterday’s Tony Stark: Iron Man #16 by Dan Slott, Jim Zub and Valerio Schiti began the Ultron Agenda storyline, as all the cast of Machine Man 2020 continue to rejoin and plotlines merge together. Not the only things that are merging together… as Tony Stark has to deal with a fused-together Simon Williams and The […]

“Arrow” Season 8: Willa Holland Returns, Recurs as Thea Queen

With the September days upon us, now’s as good a time as any to update ourselves on pre-season news before The CW‘s “Arrowverse” shows return. With Arrow shuffling off the network’s programming coil after an abbreviated eighth season (making The Flash the “elder states-show” of the “Arrowverse” as it speeds into its sixth season), Ruby […]

The Latest LootAnime Box is a "Fruit's Basket" Collector's Dream

The Latest LootAnime Box is a “Fruits Basket” Collector’s Dream

The latest LootAnime subscription box contained a few collectibles that would be essentials for any Fruits Basket fan. The theme of the box was “New Beginnings” for the new Fruits Basket anime which premiered earlier this year on TV Tokyo. The 2019 anime is the second adaptation of the popular Fruits Basket manga, and is naturally a […]