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Book review – Heroes of the Comics: Portraits of the Legends of Comic Books

August 11, 2014 – 7:00 am |
Drew Friedman’s “Heroes of the Comics: Portraits of the Legends of Comic Books

Friedman’s “Heroes of the Comics: Portraits of the Legends of Comic Books” sings the praises of many of the previously unknown pioneers of modern pop culture.

San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Sunday photos and Con recap

July 30, 2014 – 6:30 pm |
San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Sunday Photos and Con Recap

After waiting in the Hall H line Friday night (for Saturday’s movie preview panels) and being awake for 45 of the previous 48 hours, Sunday at San Diego Comic-Con 2014 felt like some strange “walking …

San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Saturday’s Hall H review

July 29, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Colbert & Hardwick

For movie fans there’s not much that can match being the first to see advance footage of your favorite films while sitting in the electric atmosphere of Hall H.

Classic Comic Cover Corner (San Diego Comic-Con 2014 Edition) – Detective Comics #27

July 27, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Batman #1 - Back Cover

Batman owns the San Diego Comic-Con this year, celebrating his 75th anniversary during the show, so we’re going to look at his historic milestone one more time.

Nerdvana at Comic-Con: Reports from Hall H

July 26, 2014 – 1:18 pm |

Big news from San Diego Comic-Con 2014.

San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Thursday – Caped crusading

July 25, 2014 – 7:45 am |
San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Thursday

Thursday saw bigger than usual mid-week crowds at San Diego Comic-Con 2014 (at least from my unscientific perspective), which is a testament that comics, genre movies, and costuming continue to infiltrate the mainstream – which …

San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Wednesday – Preview Night

July 24, 2014 – 7:45 am |
San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Wednesday – Preview Night

Some of the coolest things seen Wednesday night were Batman related, as the caped-crusader is celebrating his 75th anniversary at San Diego Comic-Con this year.

Pre-Comic-Con pop culture roundup

July 23, 2014 – 9:51 pm |
The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies

Don’t forget to follow Nerdvana on Twitter (and elsewhere) for live coverage from San Diego Comic-Con!

Keep tabs on San Diego Comic-Con with us

July 23, 2014 – 8:15 pm |

We’re reporting live from San Diego Comic-Con.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Avengers #67

July 20, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Avengers #67 – August, 1969

Did you know that the evil villain, Ultron, appeared in five issues of the 1960’s Avengers comic books before he ever made his first cover appearance? It’s true!

The Ape-Man Cometh – Shooting begins on new Tarzan film

July 16, 2014 – 5:00 pm |
The Beasts of Tarzan - art by Neal Adams

It’s Christmas in July for monkey-minded pop culture fans with The Dawn of the Planet of the Apes release and now word that the new Tarzan has started filming!

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Incredible Hulk #197

July 13, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Incredible Hulk #197 – March, 1976

As far as I can tell, Hulk #197 is the only instance where Bernie Wrightson officially penciled Marvel’s infamous muck-monster – and it’s pretty darn cool.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Incredible Hulk #180

April 27, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Incredible Hulk #180 - October, 1974

Do you have few extra hundred-thousand dollars lying around? If yes, now is your opportunity to own one of the coolest pieces of original comic art ever created…

Video Review: Knights of Badassdom – Doesn’t completely succubus

April 1, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Knights of Badassdom

This is a small film with a lot of heart, a mash-up of old school horror, heavy metal, comedy and Dungeons and Dragons role-playing…