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Comic Books 

The Best Horror Comics of May 2017!

May was a major month for comic books, and genre comics in particular. Image, Dark Horse and IDW pumped out a number of stellar works, but they weren’t alone in their mission to entertain; a handful of indie publishers also jumped into the mix, and made a case for recognition with some top-notch reads. Here’s […]

Comic Books 

The 10 Must Read Horror Comics of 2017

Three full months have come and gone since the calendar called for a swap, and inside of those three months we’ve seen a few kick ass movies (GET OUT, SPLIT, THE DEVIL’S CANDY and FREAK OUT are among the years’ finest, thus far). That’s enough to keep most of us interested, but it may not […]

Comic Books 

Remembering Five Legendary Horror Comic Book Hosts

Let’s just be as real as we can here: The Crypt Keeper’s popularity is virtually unrivaled among hosts of classic horror comics… and classic horror comics are just about essential to the evolution and advancement of story told in both print and on celluloid. Comics predate EC and Tales from the Crypt (which, if memory […]

Comic Books 

Hail To The King: Celebrating 100 Years of Jack Kirby

Groups of men started hanging outside a specific building on Forty-Second Street in Manhattan. The appearance of these strangers was preceded by a fair amount of letters that had been showing up for a few weeks. It started with one or two letters at first, but by the second month, the office was getting dozens […]

Comic Books Films 

NSFW: Final LOGAN Trailer Spills Blood & Drops F Bombs!

So, they’re really going for that R rating! 20th Century Fox just unveiled the second and final trailer for the upcoming LOGAN, the third in the solo WOLVERINE franchise. This also marks Hugh Jackson’s last time wearing the claws on screen. Lot to soak in here, so give it a watch: Looks like they’re putting […]

Comic Books Films 

Ten Horror Comics Long Overdue for Big-Screen Adaptations

We don’t need to pull up comic sales figures to know that there are more genre titles in existence today than ever before. That’s a glorious thing, because the medium is perfect for horror. While we’re now frequently seeing comics adapted for both the big and small screen, there are a handful of titles that […]

Comic Books 

A Sneak Preview of 2017’s New Horror Comics!

As 2016 comes to a close, many people wish it good riddance with an eye towards the new year. With that comes a new slate of comics to look forward to: Marvel’s got huge monsters; Vampirella awakens in the future at Dynamite; and at Dark Horse, Angel earns his first solo series in a long […]

Comic Books Films 

Meet The Man With The World’s Most Fully Functional BATMAN Suit

So, I bet a lot of you out there think you are the world’s biggest Batman fan? You might have to take a back seat and give it up for Julian Checkley. The Ireland based FX artist and suit maker currently holds the Guinness World Record for “most functional gadgets on a cos-play suit.” A huge […]

Comic Books Films TV 

The SPIDER-MAN / HULK TV Movie That Almost Was!

Marvel may be the masters of the superhero cinematic universe right now with their multi-connecting blockbuster event movies every year, but there was a time when their most successful adaptations lay in the confines of the TV landscape. That glorious time was the late 70’s! In 1977, CBS had produced the first live-action version of […]

Comic Books 

Summer Reading: Catch Up On Some Great Comics

Summer. A time for sitting in the sun on a beach, or if you’re more like me, hiding away in a dark room with stacks of comic books. We, the ones David Wain and Michael Showalter so aptly named “the indoor kids” have a love for the four color page, and we enjoy it no […]

Comic Books 

Buried Alien And The Secret Comic Book Crossovers

The second comic books came into existence, readers started demanding crossovers of their favorite characters. Over the years, fans have gotten to see Marvel and DC have multiple crossovers. We got to watch what would happen if the the Terminator fought RoboCop. We saw the exciting battle between the Predator and Tarzan. Heck, we even […]

Scary Fun 

Watch the World’s Most Epic Dad Turn His Four-Year-Old Into an Action Movie Star

This has been a pretty rough week for all of us, so I thought maybe I could do my small part to help by ushering a little awesomeness into your weekend. As kids, we’ve always imagined ourselves as our favorite movie, TV and comic book heroes when we’re playing with our toys (and by “toys” […]

Comic Books 

Where Is The SUPERMAN We Once Knew And Loved?

When I was 10, my dad took me to see SUPERMAN IV: THE QUEST FOR PEACE. At the theater, I met Superman. He gave me a coloring book. He was really, really, super cool, and I was beyond excited. In my 10 year old head, I was meeting a true hero. I mean, I knew […]