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Free Comic Book Day 2014: Comprehensive collection of comic shop activities

April 24, 2014 – 7:45 am |

The 2014 Free Comic Book Day will be here before we know it, and the Valley’s comic shops have a plethora of activities planned to help celebrate May 3rd’s unofficial holiday.

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Free Comic Book Day 2014: Comprehensive collection of comic shop activities

April 24, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Lady Cap at Free Comic Book Day

The 2014 Free Comic Book Day will be here before we know it, and the Valley’s comic shops have a plethora of activities planned to help celebrate May 3rd’s unofficial holiday.

LepreCon 40 features artist Steam Crow, author Gail Carriger

April 23, 2014 – 11:37 am |

LepreCon, Arizona’s annual sci-fi and fantasy fandom event emphasizing genre art and literature, will be May 8-11.

Zombie apocalypse comes to Chase Field

April 22, 2014 – 7:00 am |
Zombie

The Arizona Diamondbacks will celebrate zombies at Friday night’s game versus the Phillies at Chase Field.

Local heroes kickstarting ‘Zero Complex’

April 21, 2014 – 12:00 pm |
Zero Complex

“Zero Complex” is a web-series about cosplayers turned real heroes that is described as “Kick Ass” meets “Community.”

Wheel of Time series, Doctor Who celebrations up for Hugo honors

April 21, 2014 – 1:00 am |

The nominations for the 2014 Hugo Awards were announced Thursday at Loncon 3 in London.

Dark Horse Comics to publish The Art of the Venture Bros.

April 20, 2014 – 2:00 pm |

Dark Horse Comics announced Sunday that it will publish The Art of the Venture Bros., confirming rumors that circulated at last year’s San Diego Comic-Con.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Sub-Mariner #25

April 20, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Sub-Mariner #25 – May, 1970

Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner!
Sub-Mariner #25 – May, 1970
Cover art by Marie Severin and Sal Buscema
When it …

Review: Under the Skin – Alien avant-garde

April 18, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Under the Skin

Would you die to see Scarlett Johansson “bare it all”? Apparently most men in Scotland say, “Yes”, to that prospect; at least according to Under the Skin…

Review: Transcendence – Silly sentience cinema

April 18, 2014 – 7:40 am |
Transcendence

Transcendence, desperately tries to be a smart sci-fi story about the dangers of technology mixed with artificial intelligence; but ‘intelligent’ it is not.

Star Wars Episode VII secrets revealed through … Tinder?

April 16, 2014 – 11:36 am |

Could Star Wars be shooting in the deserts of Abu Dhabi? Thanks to a popular dating app, it may be so.