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Phoenix Comicon disinvites guest over ‘art swipe’ furor

March 10, 2014 – 9:15 pm |

Phoenix Comicon organizers have struck a celebrity guest from the lineup after learning he tried to sell T-shirts that used another guest’s artwork without permission.

What if Metroid had lyrics? Brentalfloss takes video game schtick to the next level

March 6, 2014 – 10:15 pm |

Brentalfloss’ “METROID: Fight for Love” features vocals that abring an emotional backstory to the classic NES side-scroller Metroid.

No DuckTales: Rocker sets Scrooge McDuck graphic novel to music, with album art from original creator

March 1, 2014 – 8:36 pm |
The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck by Don Rosa

Don Rosa’s graphic novel chronicling the adventures of the world’s richest duck have inspired a Finnish musician to create a progressive-rock soundtrack.

What if nerds won the Oscars? 86th Academy Awards edition

March 1, 2014 – 1:00 pm |
Nerdvanatron 9000

Welcome to our 3rd edition of our critically acclaimed series that looks at who should win Academy Awards based on nerd cred.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Incredible Hulk #271

February 23, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Incredible Hulk #271 - May, 1982

Rocket Raccoon did not appear on the cover of a comic until his second outing, in The Incredible Hulk #271, the jade giant’s twentieth anniversary issue…

Photos: Willy Wonka screening and Golden Ticket Event at FilmBar

February 3, 2014 – 8:00 am |

At the recent “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” screening at FilmBar there were Oompa Loompa cut outs for taking pictures and staff handed out chocolates in which there were three hidden golden tickets.

Meet Highlander star and more at this weekend’s DarkCon

January 8, 2014 – 8:00 am |

Adrian Paul, Duncan MacLeod from the Highlander TV series, will be doing a Q&A, meet-and-greet and signing autographs with photo-ops at DarkCon.

Lightning Octopus: Anime Convention This Weekend In Mesa – Taiyou Con

January 2, 2014 – 8:00 pm |

The Phoenix area loves kicking off the new year with a few nerd conventions, and Taiyo Con 2014 is starting it all this weekend.

Review: Saving Mr. Banks – Disney does Poppins

December 20, 2013 – 7:48 am |
Saving Mr. Banks

This biopic about the making of Mary Poppins and the backstory of its over-protective author is a wonderful film and a treat for film history buffs.

Review: Inside Llewyn Davis – Odd folk music odyssey

December 20, 2013 – 7:45 am |
Inside Llewyn Davis

The Coen brothers tackle the Greenwich Village folk music scene of the early Sixties with an entertaining odyssey of oddball characters and obscure references…