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Articles by Bob Leeper

Bob Leeper co-owned Mesa’s art and collectibles shop Evermore Nevermore, a pop culture haven that was instrumental in reviving the once-sleepy downtown scene by attracting eclectic artisans and other creative forces while organizing events such as Steampunk Street and ENCREDICON.

Review: True Story – Truly boring and depressing

April 17, 2015 – 7:45 am |
True Story

This new Hill and Franco film is all its uninventive title suggests. It is a true story, but the dull way this truly depressing tale is told is sleep-inducing.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Fantastic Four #150

April 12, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Fantastic Four #150 - September, 1974

It’s unlikely that we’ll ever see a film based on the 1974 team-up of The Avengers, the Fantastic Four and The Inhumans, but one can dream of the possibilities.

5 old school things to look for in Avengers: Age of Ultron

April 11, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Avengers #16 - May, 1965

Ultron has been part of Marvel’s comic universe for 47 years, so there is certain criteria within the Avengers canon that should be adhered to in the new film…

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew #5

April 5, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew #5 – July, 1982

If you are like me you’ve wondered how Easter became such an odd amalgamation of activities, and Captain Carrot adds yet another variable into the mix – aliens!

Review: Furious 7 – Unloose the beast

April 3, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Furious 7

Comic geeks have nothing on car racing nerds when it comes to convoluted plots, nevertheless, we’re here for edge of your seat action and eye-rolling melodrama.

Mesa’s Main Street to celebrate Free Comic Book Day

April 2, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Gotham City co-owners, Kevin Johnson and Miguel Vega, are prepping for May 2nd's Free Comic Book Day event on Mesa's Main Street

Free Comic Book Day is happening May 2nd when Gotham City Comics & Coffee teams-up with Mesa’s Main Street businesses to help celebrate the nationwide event.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Batman #219

March 29, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Batman #219 – February, 1970

Ben Affleck, from the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, made an appearance before Congress last week, but has comics’ Batman ever gone to Washington?

Review: It Follows – Just because you’re paranoid doesn’t mean ‘It’ isn’t out to get you

March 27, 2015 – 7:50 am |
It Follows

‘It Follows’ exemplifies low-budget horror filmmaking at its best and it is better (and creepier) than most of its hoity-toity high-budget cousins to boot.

Review: Get Hard – Hardly funny

March 27, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Get Hard

If you’ve seen the films Stir Crazy, Trading Places, Bringing Down the House or any other odd couple comedy flick then you’ve pretty much already seen Get Hard.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Detective Comics #371

March 22, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Detective Comics #371 – January, 1968

The recent controversy over artist Rafael Albuquerque’s Batgirl #41 variant cover has more to do with the victimization of comic fans than of Batgirl. Here’s why…

DevCon 2015: Saturday Photos

March 21, 2015 – 7:06 pm |
DevCon 2015 at ASU West

Saturday afternoon we took a trip over the hills and far away to that mystical place called northwest Glendale to check out ASU West’s DevCon fan convention.

Review: The Gunman – Sean Penn shoots, misses

March 20, 2015 – 7:45 am |
The Gunman

If Stallone had a pretentious brother, tweaked on steroids and cigarettes, who wanted to try his hand at an action movie, he might be Sean Penn in The Gunman.

DevCon fan convention returns to ASU West

March 19, 2015 – 9:30 am |
Author, Sharon Skinner

Got those low down mind messin’ no-cash-for-comic-con blues? Don’t fret young Jedi, ASU West has you covered with their second annual free DevCon fan convention,

2015 International Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival bends the laws of nature

March 17, 2015 – 12:00 pm |
Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's Island of Dr. Moreau

Man playing God is usually not good thing unless it takes place at the International Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival and this year’s event has that motif covered.