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March 29, 2015 – 7:45 am |

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?

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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 …

Nebula, Saturn nominees announced, setting up summer sci-fi award season

March 4, 2015 – 12:01 am |
Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Nominees for this summer’s Nebula and Saturn awards honoring genre fiction have been revealed.

REVISITED: 20 DuckTales episodes that never get old

February 28, 2015 – 9:15 am |

While you wait for DuckTales to make its return to television in 2017, check out some classic Uncle Scrooge adventures from the late ’80s and early ’90s.

Leonard Nimoy’s final post on Twitter is a perfect moment to hold onto

February 27, 2015 – 11:22 am |

A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. LLAP
— Leonard Nimoy (@TheRealNimoy) February 23, 2015

Quackaroonie! Disney announces DuckTales’ return

February 25, 2015 – 11:07 am |

Disney has announced an all-new DuckTales series for Disney XD in 2017.

What if nerds won the Oscars? 87th Academy Awards edition

February 20, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Emma Stone in Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Academy Award season is upon us and that means it’s time to fire up the NERDVANATRON 9000 and determine who should win the Oscars based solely on “nerd cred.”

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Daredevil #88

February 8, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Daredevil #88 – June, 1972

“Killgrave, the Unbelievable Purple Man” first appeared in a Stan Lee story in Daredevil #4, making him one of the first baddies that DD ever went up against…

Doctor Who is coming to LEGO

February 4, 2015 – 10:56 am |

LEGO will produce a Doctor Who set based on a fan concept submitted to the company.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Adventure Comics #391

January 25, 2015 – 7:45 am |
Adventure Comics #391 – March, 1970

It’s announced that Glee actress Melissa Benoist will be Supergirl in the CBS TV series. I don’t know about Glee or Ms. Benoist, but I do love classic Supergirl.

Netflix, nerd rage and Doctor Who

January 23, 2015 – 10:45 pm |
Colin Baker in Doctor Who

Crisis averted: Doctor Who isn’t leaving Netflix. But do its “fans” deserve this deliverance?

Marvel Movie (Trailer) Madness

January 5, 2015 – 9:03 pm |

Trailers are dropping for several Marvel movies.

Get Simpsonized at Simpsons Trivia Night!

January 2, 2015 – 10:18 am |

Simpsons fans are guaranteed a great new year if it starts like this, with a Simpsons Trivia Night at Bragg’s Factory this Saturday, January 3.  Form a team to answer questions about Springfield, and get …

Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest to make heads spin with Linda Blair

November 25, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Linda Blair

The latest announcements of Fan Fest 2014 celebrity guests are sure to make heads spin as the line-up includes the original “head-spinner” herself, Linda Blair.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Fantastic Four #36

November 23, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Classic Comic Cover Corner – Fantastic Four #36

Before the Kree on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and before the Inhumans there was simply Medusa, the scarlet female quarter of the villainous Frightful Four.