CONtv Premieres Its First Original Movie: Mythica: A Quest for Heroes

| March 31, 2015

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Today CONtv premiered Mythica: A Quest for Heroes, the first original movie exclusive to Wizard World and Cinedigm’s digital network.  The high fantasy movie was created by Arrowstorm Entertainment, features Kevin Sorbo, and was called by “the ultimate movie for fantasy fans, gamers with a penchant for RPGs, tabletop, and LARPing, and anyone who […]

Marvel polling fans on which Avengers: Age of Ultron IMAX poster to use

| March 31, 2015

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Marvel Studios is asking fans to vote on which Avengers: Age of Ultron IMAX poster to use for its theatrical showing. Those who attend the IMAX showing of Angers: Age of Ultron on opening night will receive the winning poster. Marvel is polling fans based on popularity on social media. The four IMAX posters (seen in the gallery […]

IDW Publishing Previews for April 1st

| March 31, 2015


This week at IDW, Larry Hama and S L Gallant’s “Death of Snake Eyes” begins in G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #212, John Romita’s Amazing Spider-Man Arifact Edition is released, and My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic begins. Creature Cops: Special Varmint Unit #3 (of 3) Rob Anderson (w) • Fernando Melek (a & […]

Full List of IDW Publishing’s EC Comics Covers in July

| March 30, 2015


IDW Comics has released a checklist of all twelve variant EC Comic covers, and their artists, for their EC Comics Cover Month in July:   Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency #3 – Robert Hack Edward Scissorhands #10 – Drew Rausch The Fly: Outbreak #5 – Alberto Ponticelli Ghostbusters: Get Real #2 – Doc Shaner Godzilla […]

IDW Publishing To Release Godzilla in Hell This July

| March 29, 2015


IDW Publishing announced that Godzilla in Hell arrives this July, a mini-series with a rotating talent pool to include James Stokoe (Godzilla: The Half Century War), Bob Eggleton, Dave Wachter (Godzilla: Cataclysm), Ulises Farinas, Erick Freitas, Brandon Seifert, and others to be announced later.  In Godzilla in Hell, the renonwed kaiju plummets to the depths of […]

Wizard World and CONtv Announce Con Film Festival

| March 27, 2015

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Wizard World and CONtv announced today that select Wizard World conventions—Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia (May 7th-10th), Sacramento (June 19-21), Chicago (August 20-23) and Austin (Oct. 30-31)—would host the Con Film Festival “to showcase the next generation of pop culture entertainment.” As you might expect, there is some prize money available for winners, but the big […]

IDW’s Emerald City Comic Con Signing & Panel Schedule

| March 25, 2015


IDW Publishing has released their signing and panel schedule for Emerald City Comic Con this weekend at the Washington State Convention Center.  You can find IDW at booth #1802, and there will be plenty of merchandise, as well as your favorite creators and an exclusive Agnes Garbowska variant of Jem And The Holograms #1 ($5, […]

BOOM! Studios Solicitations for June 2015

| March 25, 2015


BOOM! Studios has released their June solicitations for all of their imprints, including BOOM! Box, KaBOOM!, and Archaia, and there are several intriguing new series launching: Strange Fruit, Broken World, The Fiction, Freaks Squeele!, and a comic book tie-in to the Cartoon Network show, Clarence. BOOM! STUDIOS SOLICITATIONS FOR ITEMS SHIPPING JUNE 2015 BOOM! STUDIOS NEW […]

Watch: DC All-Access 308 “EXCLUSIVE Batman Unlimited Clip + Inside Arrow”

| March 24, 2015

This week’s DC All-Access gives us an 83 second clip from the upcoming all-ages animated movie, Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts, featuring not only Batman but Green Arrow.  Then, Brian Ford Sullivan and Beth Schwartz, writers from CW’s Arrow, discuss the process that goes into creating a season of that show. After looking at IZombie-fied selfies submitted by fans, […]

Burt Reynolds to Make Wizard World Debut in Philadelphia, May 9th

| March 24, 2015

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Burt Reynolds will appear at Wizard World Philadelphia this May the 9th in his first Wizard World appearance. Reynolds has starred in dozens of films and TV series, and is one of the most recognizable actors of the past half century. A certain generation of Nerdspan’s readers will fondly remember Burt Reynolds from the hijinks […]

Planet Comicon 2015

| March 24, 2015

  Planet Comicon returned to Kansas City for their largest event yet recently. The event, held once again in Downtown Kansas City’s Bartle Hall took place the weekend of March 13-15. With their most diverse lineup yet, Planet Comicon is ready to announce themselves as a rising player on the burgeoning convention scene. A diverse […]

IDW Publishing Previews for March 25th

| March 24, 2015


Jem and the Holograms #1 and Miami Vice Remix #1 will undoubtedly sell a lot of copies and shake up Twitter next week, and the second issues of the critically acclaimed D4VE and Zombies vs. Robots are good additions to your pull list.  Other gems include Anti-Hero, drawn by Nate Stockman and Paul Little, the artistic team from Reyn, and the consistently good My Little Pony: Friendship is […]