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Nintendo’s Pokemon-at-20 Super Bowl ad abstract, global, inspirational

February 8, 2016 – 9:30 am

Train on. And game on.

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Review: Deadpool – Juvenile superhero for adults only

February 10, 2016 – 7:30 am

DeadpoolDeadpool fans rejoice, after 25 years your film is finally here and it’s every bit as insolent and insane as you wanted. If, like me, you’re not a Deadpool comic book fan, I still predict you’re going to enjoy the heck out of this movie, even if it’s a reluctant guilty pleasure. This flick is undeniably funny and has some awesome cool action sequences that are sure to win you over.

For the uninitiated, Deadpool was originally created in 1991 by comic book writer Fabian Nicieza and artist Rob Liefeld. The character has changed quite a bit over the years, with the input of multiple authors and artisans, morphing from a straight-up villain into the irredeemable “merc with a mouth” antihero that his fervent fans love today.

The character is an amalgamation of Marvel’s Spider-Man, Wolverine and Punisher, and DC Comics’ Deathstroke mercenary; and this is his second rendition on the big screen (the first being in the universally panned X-Men Origins: Wolverine in 2009.) In the new film his origin is completely redone, and imaginative fans will tell you this is due to the warped timelines created in the X-Men: Days of Future Past movie (a theory that works for me.) In fact, this new film is considered to be a part of the X-Men film franchise.

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Check out all the new content in Heroes of the Storm!

February 9, 2016 – 7:53 pm

There are a LOT of new stuff for Heroes of the Storm to talk about!

Nintendo’s Pokemon-at-20 Super Bowl ad abstract, global, inspirational

February 8, 2016 – 9:30 am

Train on. And game on.

Psylocke powers up in X-Men: Apocalypse Super Bowl TV spot

February 7, 2016 – 7:14 pm

Olive Munn shows off a bit of her Psylocke powers in the new Super Bowl TV spot for X-Men: Apocalypse.

Today, we celebrate our Independence Day: Resurgence commercial

February 7, 2016 – 7:00 pm

Welcome (back) to Earf’.

Michael Bay adds brain to Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2

February 7, 2016 – 7:00 pm

Can the addition of fan-favorite brainbox Krang save this franchise?

Bare Necessities in Jungle Book live-action remake trailer: Meet the new Baloo

February 7, 2016 – 5:09 pm

That’s a pretty stirring rendition of the old “Bare Necessities!”

Ant-Man pops up in Super Bowl TV spots for Civil War, Coke

February 7, 2016 – 4:43 pm

Choose a side, in hashtag form (naturally).

How to celebrate Edgar Rice Burroughs at Amazing Arizona Comic Con 2016

February 7, 2016 – 8:00 am
John Carter, Warlord of Mars #24

Among the Edgar Rice Burroughs-related guests at this year’s Amazing Arizona Comic Con are Chris Claremont and George Perez.

Review: Pride and Prejudice and Zombies – Good mannered Misses meet ghouls

February 4, 2016 – 7:30 am
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

If you’ve always felt that early 19th-century literary works and their film adaptations do not feature quite enough monsters, then Pride and Prejudice and Zombies is the film for you.

LEGO game tease spoofs first trailer for The Force Awakens

February 2, 2016 – 12:00 pm

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be released for PC and gaming consoles June 28.

Amazing Arizona Comic Con 2016 to celebrate love and war

February 2, 2016 – 7:30 am
Rob Liefeld and Deadpools at Amazing Arizona Comic Con 2015

If it’s Valentine’s weekend then it’s time once again celebrate your love… of comics!

When is a season pass not a season pass? When it’s for Star Wars, apparently

January 31, 2016 – 10:00 am
Star Wars rebels season pass

Viewers of Star Wars Rebels who are using legitimate third-party apps say Disney is trying to get away with jacking up the price for something they’ve already bought.

Review: The Finest Hours – Insurmountably odd

January 29, 2016 – 7:30 am
The Finest Hours

Coast Guard heroes face insurmountable odds in a desperate attempt to rescue a ship lost at sea. Unfortunately, The Finest Hours is simply insurmountably odd.

Major updates to Diablo and Heroes of the Storm!

January 24, 2016 – 10:15 pm

A new Patch and Season in D3, plus a new hero and plans on the horizon for Heroes!