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Wonder Woman #13 – June, 1945

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Wonder Woman #13

August 24, 2014 – 7:45 am |

The new WW, Gal Gadot, took the “Ice Bucket challenge” earlier this week and it made us wonder if Wonder Woman herself had ever endured such a chilly adventure.

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Book review: ‘Marvel Comics 75 Years of Cover Art’ is not without its issues

August 27, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Marvel Comics 75 Years of Cover Art

Marvel Comics
75 Years of Cover Art

If you are a fan of comic book history and great comic cover art, then Marvel’s seventy-fifth anniversary commemorative book, Marvel Comics 75 Years of Cover Art, is a must-have tome that will likely be treasured for decades to come — but it does have some issues, and I’m not talking about the comic continuity kind.

Printed by the Dorling Kindersley (DK) Publishing Company (the folks who publish the large-scale genre-centric reference picture-books like “Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Episode Guide” and “Batman: The Ultimate Guide to the Dark Knight”), 75 Years of Cover Art is a huge volume, weighing in at over 6.5 lbs. it is truly a heroic act to hold this book for more than ten or fifteen minutes in one sitting. Read the full story »

Saboten Con jam-packed with gaming fun this weekend in Glendale

August 25, 2014 – 12:30 pm |

Saboten Con is slated to take place this labor day weekend in Glendale

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Wonder Woman #13

August 24, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Wonder Woman #13 – June, 1945

The new WW, Gal Gadot, took the “Ice Bucket challenge” earlier this week and it made us wonder if Wonder Woman herself had ever endured such a chilly adventure.

Review: Sin City: A Dame to Kill For – Part Dame, part same, part lame

August 22, 2014 – 7:50 am |
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

Frank Miller’s “A Dame to Kill For” tale is completely intact and is worth the price of admission on its own, but the rest of the film is not nearly as great.

Review: Life After Beth – Dysfunctional zombies

August 22, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Life After Beth

If you dig goofy movies like “Napoleon Dynamite,” but think they’d be better with a few walking dead thrown in, then “Life After Beth” is the movie for you.

Star Wars sampler: Our first look at post-EU books set in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

August 19, 2014 – 7:00 am |
Heir to the Jedi

Last month, Del Rey released advance preview chapters of its first four Star Wars novels to be released in the “new era” of Disney ownership of the Star Wars franchise