Review: Fangirl (2013) by Rainbow Rowell

Fangirl cover

Fangirl, Rainbow Rowell’s third novel, is chock full of the great characters and witty dialogue readers have come to expect from Rowell, all while delving into a fictional world within a fictional world. It’s imaginative, great fun, and well worth a read (or two or three).

Movie Review: Son Of Batman (2014)

Son Of Batman

DC continues to knock it out of the park with their titles and Son Of Batman is another one. Based on the story arc written by Grant Morrison, this film deals with Batman being introduced to his son, Damian. The son he had after an intimate encounter with Talia al Ghul, the daughter of one of his most dangerous foes, Ra’s al Ghul. The son that he never knew he had until now.

Movie Review: Scooby-Doo! Wrestlemania Mystery (2014)

Scooby-Doo Wrestlemania Mystery

Those meddling kids and their dog are back at it once again in the new animated film, Scooby-Doo! Wrestlemania Mystery. If you’re a fan of Pro-Wrestling, then you know what to expect with a title like this. The Mystery Inc. gang has met many famous people during their hijinks over the years. This time they meet the Pro-Wrestlers of the WWE. As it usually goes, this meeting of worlds turns into a mystery that must be solved.

Michael Lark Lazarus #7 Interview, Part 1

Lazarus Cover 7

A great comic series is as much a product of the breathtaking artwork as it a product of stellar writing. When the two blend together into a seamless story, the story carries much more weight than if only one factor carried the series. Fans of Lazarus know that the partnership between Greg Rucka and Michael Lark […]

(P)Review: Jason Tagmire’s Storyteller Cards and SC: Fantasy

Elf Bard

When I heard that Jason Tagmire, designer of the retro-pixelly deckbuilding card game Pixel Lincoln, was doing a new Kickstarter for a fantasy-themed deck of Storyteller Cards with art by Campbell Whyte (the Australian artist behind 8-Bit Dreams, a series of 365 daily drawings inspired by old Nintendo games), the combination of factors seemed so perfect for […]

Comic Review: Lumberjanes #1

Lumberjanes #1

Lumberjanes is pretty much a perfect cocktail of everything you could love between the covers of a monthly comic book issue.  Not only is the writing top notch from Noelle Stevenson and Grace Ellis, but Brooke Allen’s art is also sophisticated and sharp, with panel after panel of verbal cues that support the jokes and […]

Mark Morris’s Noah: Vegetarians, Giants, and the Hollywood Revival


After decades of turning away from The Ten Commandments and The Greatest Story Ever Told, Hollywood is having a good old fashioned revival in 2014, with numerous biblical and faith-oriented movies both in the theatre now and upcoming. The most successful this year so far is Noah, which definitely isn’t grounded in your great grandmother’s […]

This Week’s Releases- 4/9/2014


This Week’s Releases (4/9/2014) It’s no secret that we love our X-men here in Conway, and there is plenty of reasons to be stoked this week: All New Doop and All New X-Men to name a few. Check in with Matt, Brian and Mara to see what else is coming out this week!

Thought Bubbles: Trade-Waiting for Grant Morrison


I’m about three months behind on reading new comics. I’m collecting a lot of books I’m really excited about right now, with concepts that I’m intrigued by or by creators whose work I consistently enjoy. But none of that has changed the fact that I’m about three months behind on reading new comics. There’s only […]

Comic Review: Detective Comics #30


Of late, it seems that DC Comics has been working on paring down their Bat-titles. Gone are Batman Incorporated and Batman: The Dark Knight, leaving only three solo Bat-books on stands. Much of that paring is likely in anticipation of the soon-to-launch Batman: Eternal weekly series, but the fact remains that there are now fewer […]

Captain America’s “To Do List” Around the World

The Winter Soldier

Different region-specific versions of Steve Rogers’ to do list from Captain America: The Winter Soldier have popped up online.

Bonus Stage: League Of Legends, WoW, Pokemon and More


Welcome to Bonus Stage: issue 31! Bonus Stage is your regular dose of gaming goodness, where we bring you the finest game inspired art, videos , cosplay, music and more!