Riot Games Throws Shade At Blizzard With "Teamfight Tactics" News

Riot Games Throws Shade At Blizzard With “Teamfight Tactics” News

Riot Games decided now was as good a time as any to bash on Blizzard as the company threw shade at them over a Teamfight Tactics announcement. The company released a few details this week on various projects during their new weekly livestream, but one of the big items of the day was a mobile […]

Pepe Larraz’s Cover for the House Of X/Powers Of X Hardcover

Here’s a look at Pepe Larraz‘s new cover for the House Of X/Powers Of X hardcover, hitting comic book stores on December 11th, and bookstores on December 24th. A two week lead for the direct market, handy in the run-up to Christmas. That’s the standard cover, while the Direct Market-only version not available to bookstores […]

"Call of Duty: Modern Warfare" Is Apparently Doing Away With Loot Boxes

“Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare” Is Apparently Doing Away With Loot Boxes

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is going to be ditching loot boxes and introducing a few other mechanics instead. Activision took to the official Call of Duty blog with a statement. The team is focusing on “creating the best game possible” while also “bringing the community together.” Beginning with Modern Warfare, the team will be […]

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“The Boys”: Eric Kripke Reveals Patton Oswalt Set for Season 2 “#SecretRole”

It’s been a long haul, people – but by now, millions of you know it was more than worth the wait. Amazon Prime Video‘s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series The Boys has been sticking some righteously sweet superhero three-point landings since it premiered on Friday, July 26 – and spoiler? Check out Bleeding Cool’s two-scoops-of-spoilers-filled […]

“Cat Lady” Makes Her Way Into Early Access This Week

VIZ Media announced today that their upcoming game Cat Lady from developer Rose City Games is being put into Early Access. You can try the game out now ahead of time for $10 on Steam, as they will eventually release it sometime in the Spring of 2020. But like a lot of Early Access titles, […]

Atlantis Attacks... Again at Marvel in 2020 from Greg Pak and Ario Anindito

Atlantis Attacks… Again at Marvel in January from Greg Pak and Ario Anindito

Marvel just brought back Acts of Vengeance as Acts of Evil, so it’s no surprise the House of Slightly Used Ideas is looking to revive another classic Summer Annual crossover event. This time, however, it will be a Winter five-issue limited series as Atlantis Attacks #1 is coming in January from Greg Pak and Ario […]

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“The Batman”: Paul Dano Eyed for The Riddler

Paul Dano is in negotiations with Warner Bros for Matt Reeves’ The Batman with Robert Pattinson in the title role. Variety reports the role as the Riddler, but the studio won’t confirm. The Dano casting news comes on the heels of Jonah Hill pulling out of the project. Variety speculates Dano may have been Hill’s […]

Rockstar Games Releases A “Red Dead Redemption 2” PC Trailer

Rockstar Games released a brand new trailer this week for Red Dead Redemption 2, showing off the game in glorious 4K on PC. You can check out the trailer and the proper description for it below as we slowly wait for it to be released on November 5th. And yes, it looks far better on […]

920London: Image Comics Brings the Furry Emo Romance in New OGN from Pervert Artist in April

920London: Furry Emo Romance in New OGN from Pervert Artist in April at Image

Image Comics has announced 920London, an original graphic novel by Remy Boydell, co-creator and artist of The Pervert and other works, hitting stores in April 2020. We’re not likely to top the headline with anything we say here, so why don’t we skip right to the press release. PORTLAND, Ore. 10/17/2019 — The critically-acclaimed co-creator […]

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“Riverdale” Season 4: Oh, Jughead, My Jughead! “Fast Times at Riverdale High” Sucks Out All the Marrow of Life [SPOILER REVIEW]

Greetings, friends, classmates, and most importantly foes. This week’s episode of The CW‘s Riverdale was back to our regularly scheduled cuckoo-crazy shenanigans after last week’s tribute episode to the late Luke Perry (and his character Fred Andrews). Before we get into exactly what shenanigans happened in this week’s episode, you should be warned that spoilers […]

"Death Stranding" Actor Pleads With Press Not To Spoil The Game

“Death Stranding” Actor Pleads With Press Not To Spoil The Game

With Death Stranding on the way in a matter of weeks, it stands to reason some info is going to leak. Because that’s normally how these things go. The game makes its way out into the world, journalists and influencers get their hands on it, and people end up talking out of turn about something. […]

The Outer Worlds – Official Announcement Trailer

“The Outer Worlds” Has A Ridiculous Day One Patch Size

So just in case you were wondering if you needed to clear some hard drive space for The Outer Worlds, YES! Yes, you absolutely do. This week, Obsidian Entertainment revealed when the game would go live globally for PC, PS4, and Xbox One users. But with that news came a bit of a shock as […]

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“The Outsider”: HBO Releases Official Teaser for January 2020 Stephen King Adapt Series

As the “Stephen King-ification” of the world rolls along, HBO‘s adaptation of the author’s bestselling supernatural novel The Outsider is offering viewers their first official teaser for the upcoming limited series. Andrew Bernstein (Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, The Umbrella Academy) is on board to direct several episodes (along with executive producer/cast member Jason Bateman) and serve […]

My Hero Villains Funko Pop Vinyls Get NYCC Exclusives [Review]

My Hero Villains Funko Pop Vinyls Get NYCC Exclusives [Review]

My Hero Academia is easily a modern anime treasure. With a great cast of characters, we are introduced to a world of superheroes that we have never seen before. Not only do the heroes shine but the vast variety of villains really captivates audiences. There are a lot of collectibles out there for the My Hero […]

Todd McFarlane Hosts a Spawn #301 Party – and All Spawn Fans are Invited

Todd McFarlane is holding a party for the release of Spawn #301 at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Chandler, Arizona, on Saturday October 26th from noon to 5pm and all Spawn fans are invited. Those who can make it to Arizona, that is. The Spawn Historic 301 event is open to the public and admission is […]

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Nintendo Boasts $15 Million Switch Sales In North America

Nintendo announced today that its current console, the Nintendo Switch, has surpassed $15 million in sales in North America to date. They noted that sales were up 20% in September, which they attribute to the release of the Lite versions of the console. Not to mention the Switch has been the best-selling console for the […]

"BTS World" Adds It's Own Halloween Themed Update

“BTS World” Adds It’s Own Halloween Themed Update

The folks over at Netmarble, not to be outdone by other popular game apps, decided to throw a Halloween event into BTS World. Starting today after you update the game, you can get new storylines involving all seven members of the band in special ghost stories. Basically, you’re playing band manager as everyone else is […]

Aliens Expanded Universe Returns with Ultimate Alien Rhino from NECA

“Aliens” Expanded Universe Returns With Ultimate Alien Rhino From NECA

Aliens is another classic science fiction film that has greatly impacted pop culture. The first two really captivated audiences, and well, the third one didn’t really sit well with a lot of fans. However, we were introduced to the quite unique and iconic Aliens Kenner figures. Some of these included a vast variety of animal […]

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“The Stand”: Greg Kinnear Joins CBS All Access’ Stephen King Limited Series Adapt

CBS All Access‘ 10-episode limited event series adaptation of Stephen King‘s The Stand has added yet another familar name to the emsemble cast, with Greg Kinnear (Little Miss Sunshine, House of Cards) set to join the streamer’s post-apocalypse-set project. Kinnear joins previously-announced cast members Alexander Skarsgard, Whoopi Goldberg, James Marsden, Amber Heard, Heather Graham, Odessa Young, […]

"Battle Planet - Judgement Day" Receives A Launch Trailer

“Battle Planet – Judgement Day” Receives A Launch Trailer

Wild River Games and THREAKS have released a new launch trailer for Battle Planet – Judgement Day as it comes out on PC and console today. If you want to check the game out, you’ll spend a lot of it running for your life on different planets. In what the devs rever to as a […]

Do Retailers Think Matt Kindt & Matt Smith’s Folklords #1 Is The Next Hit Series?

Retailers Think Matt Kindt & Matt Smith’s Folklords #1 Is The Next Hit Series?

Last week we told you that speculators were already honing in on Matt Kindt and Matt Smith’s Folklords #1 as the next big creator-owned hit comic. Much like we suspected first, the new series has the signs of being another hit creator-owned book for Boom Studios by appealing to Middlewest fans by inverting the traditional […]

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“Castle Rock” May Not Big Enough for Both Annie Wilkes, “Pop” Merrill [VIDEO]

With Hulu’s critically-acclaimed Stephen King “shared universe” series Castle Rock having premiered its second season at New York Comic Con (NYCC) 2019 and the series set to debut on October 23 to strong early reviews, the horror anthology from creators Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, and executive producers J.J. Abrams and King, is taking a moment to introduce […]

Bethesda Provides An Update On The “Fallout 76” Wastelands Release

Bethesda Softworks provided an update for players today regarding the Wastelands update coming to Fallout 76, as the content has been pushed. The short version is that the devs want the final product to be polished before it gets dropped into the game, so it has been pushed back to Q1 2020 while they work […]

Robocop Is Coming Home with Us Dead or Alive from NECA

Robocop Is Coming Home With Us Dead Or Alive From NECA

Robocop is one of those cult classic iconic movies. He is on par with the Terminator and Judge Dredd. All three have significance in the 80s and a major impact on science fiction films. Hiya Toys bring us back to 1990 with our RoboCop 2 RoboCop figure. He does come with two accessories one being a hand with the data probe […]

Cyclops, Wolverine and Jean Grey - Marvel Comics' First Throuple?

Cyclops, Wolverine and Jean Grey – Marvel Comics’ First Throuple?

Yesterday, looking at the new X-Men #1 out this week by Jonathan Hickman and Leinil Francis Yu, we noted what appeared to be… convenient living quarters for Scott Summers – Cyclops and his wife Jean Grey – Marvel Girl. And adjacent to them, Logan – Wolverine. Whose interest in Jean Grey – and hers of […]

“Zombieland: Double Tap”: Emma Stone Pitched “The Walking Dead” Crossover

The world of Zombieland provides a unique sandbox for the cast and crew where they’re not constricted to focus on the bleak. Speaking with Uproxx, director Ruben Fleischer said Emma Stone had a crossover idea to feature some of the cast of AMC’s The Walking Dead for Zombieland: Double Tap. “Emma had a funny idea […]

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PUMA Announces New “Tetris” Sneakers & Apparel

PUMA announced this morning that the company would be releasing a new line of shoes and apparel tying into their partnership with Tetris. Both companies had come together back in February 2019 for a partnership deal, but this is the first time we’re seeing the fruits of that deal. We have the details below on […]

DC Sends Replacement Copies of Dollar Comics: Batman #497 After Page Miz Up

DC Sends Replacement Copies of Dollar Comics: Batman #497 After Page Mix Up

It appears that the dollar comic reprint of Batman #497 that DC Comics recently published had a few pages printed out of order. Well, what do you expect for a dollar? But DC Comics are taking this more seriously and are sending all retailers replacement copies, matching the numbers that retailers ordered, as well as […]

Sega AGES "Shinobi" is Dropping Soon in Japan

“SEGA AGES: Shinobi” Is Dropping Soon In Japan

Curious about the next entry in the SEGA AGES line? It looks like the action-packed side-scroller Shinobi is coming up soon for Japanese gamers. Shinobi is making an appearance in the line some time ago, but it’s been without release dates so far. However, it looks like it’s closer to a debut for Japanese gamers […]

LATE: Batman Vs. Ra's Ah Ghul Continues to Slip...

LATE: Batman Vs. Ra’s Ah Ghul Continues to Slip…

I mean, it’s no Doomsday Clock or Shazam, or course. But Batman Vs. Ra’s Al Ghul continues to slip down the schedules. Last week, Bleeding Cool reported that the Neal Adams series would see its third issue slip from the planned 16th of October to the 20th of November, and its fourth issue from the […]

The Predators Are on the Hunt with New Figures from Hiya Toys

The Predators Are On The Hunt With New Figures From Hiya Toys

Predator, the original film has always been a movie that has intrigued me. I’m curious if back in the day I knew they were going to watch an alien movie and not a war movie. The storytelling of an alien visitor hunting humans isn’t a new concept but that film really made an impact on […]

When Alan Davis Draws You as a Scoundrel Rat For Savage Sword Of Conan #10

As first revealed by Bleeding Cool, Roy Thomas returned to Marvel Comics to tell a two-part Conan comic book story with Alan Davis and Cam Smith, starting in Savage Sword Of Conan #10, published yesterday. It also features the first appearance of Simino, a new character based upon Roy Thomas’ manager and friend of Bleeding […]

"Torbran, Thane of Red Fell" Deck Tech - "Magic: The Gathering"

“Torbran, Thane Of Red Fell” Deck Tech – “Magic: The Gathering”

When I say Magic: The Gathering is without question my favorite game, I mean that beyond the shadow of a doubt. I love the fantasy themes blended with the underscoring tropes of modern science-fiction, I love the characters and setting, and I love the gameplay. When I say that my favorite color of Magic is black by […]

The Daily LITG, 16th October 2019, Happy Birthday Steve Marchant

The Daily LITG, 17th October 2019, Happy Birthday Steve Marchant

Welcome to the pretty-much-mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. A run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. The bigger news, slightly knocked back yesterday, involves the future of Image Comics – and its aim to sell more than DC Comics with a new […]

“GRIP: Combat Racing” Adds The Iconic DeLorean 2650 With New DLC

GRIP: Combat Racing is getting a blast from the past as they will be adding the DeLorean 2650 to the game in a new DLC package. For a mere $2, you can now add this special car to the game and race in style. Well, race in ’80s style, and pretend Doc Brown decided to […]

Scorpion Shows His True Face in BBTS Exclusive Figure

Scorpion Shows His True Face In New BBTS Exclusive “Mortal Kombat” Figure

Scorpion and Subzero are probably the two biggest names to come out of the Mortal Kombat franchise. These two front runners have always had something special, with one being the master of fire and the other ice. Big Bad Toy Store is showing off their love for Scorpion with the newest figure from Storm Collectibles. […]

"Mortal Kombat 11" Gets It's Own Halloween-Themed In-Game Event

“Mortal Kombat 11” Gets It’s Own Halloween-Themed In-Game Event

It seems like every single game on the planet is getting a Halloween event, and Mortal Kombat 11 is no exception as they have one on the way. The team at NetherRealm Studios will be dropping a week-long event next Friday on October 25th and running it until November 1st. During that time you’ll be […]