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Blizzard Blitz: March 29th – Blackrock Mountain launches April 2nd!

March 29, 2015 – 4:38 pm |
Blizzard Blitz: March 29th – Blackrock Mountain launches April 2nd!

Even though Blackrock Mountain for HearthStone is launching this week, there is a LOT of Heroes of the Storm to talk about this week inside the Blitz too!

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.

Blizzard Blitz: March 22nd – A Season Ends and a Beta Starts

March 22, 2015 – 9:35 pm |
Blizzard Blitz: March 22nd – A Season Ends and a Beta Starts

In a few weeks both the Beta for Legacy of the Void starts, and Season 2 for Diablo 3 ends!

When Exposing Myself Isn’t Enough: This Artist’s Thoughts

March 22, 2015 – 11:29 am |

This article on AdWeek got me thinking this week.
Basically, Showtime solicited a bunch of artists to join a contest to generate art for an upcoming boxing match.  One artist declined with a snarky letter that essentially …

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…

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.

Blizzard Blitz: March 15th – BlizzCon, BlizzCon, BlizzCon!!

March 15, 2015 – 4:58 pm |
Blizzard Blitz: March 15th – BlizzCon, BlizzCon, BlizzCon!!

Have you heard?!?  The next BlizzCon has been announced!!  Look inside for all the details about when you can buy tickets!

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Menace #5

March 15, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Menace #5 – July, 1953

Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling pop culture commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner!
Menace #5 – July, 1953
Cover Art by Bill Everett
If there’s one …

Review: Cinderella – A perfect fit

March 13, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Cinderella

A true family film masterpiece that ranks along with Disney’s best. It fits perfectly into the glass slipper mythos and expands upon it in delightful ways.

Blizzard Blitz: March 8th – A Rather PAXd Week

March 9, 2015 – 9:06 pm |
Blizzard Blitz: March 8th – A Rather PAXd Week

This week Blizzard visited PAX East and unloaded a lot of news on their franchises, including Overwatch!  Get all the details inside!!

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Amazing Spider-Man #101

March 8, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Amazing Spider-Man #101 – October, 1971

This would be the perfect story for Drew Goddard to bring to life on the big screen, where Peter Parker has to deal with having grown two extra sets of arms.

Review: Chappie – Robots be illin

March 6, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Chappie

Should robots be given sentient intelligence? If it means they will become urban hip-hop gangsters as happens in the film Chappie, then I vote a resounding no!