Articles Posted in the " News " Category

  • SDCC OnPeak Hotel Sale: How’d You Do?

    Did you get your preferred room in the SDCC OnPeak hotel sale? Did you get at least your back up room? Did you completely strike out? Comic-Con International used OnPeak to organize their hotel sale for their world famous San Diego event for the 2016 convention year. The annual mad dash for a room is […]

  • Behold! The First Trailer for “Rogue One”!

    With the release of the trailer for the upcoming Star Wars not-quite-spinoff Rogue One, we get our first real look at the epic extended universe. The extended universe is one of the best things about Star Wars, because it allows you to explore more than just the lives of the few main characters from the original trilogy. With […]

  • iZombie Ratings Slip – Can the Season 2 Finale Save Them?

    Earlier today, TV Ratings Report announced that the iZombie ratings dropped to a season low with last night’s episode “Reflections of the Way Liv Used to Be“. The exact numbers were that “the show slipped a tenth to 1.1 million viewers” and to a 0.4 rating among people 18-49. I actually hate that iZombie ratings […]

  • BBC “His Dark Materials” Adaptation Has Its Writer

    We’re one step closer to BBC’s adaptation of His Dark Materials – we have a writer! Jack Thorne has signed on to pen the fantasy series, which is based on Philip Pullman’s best-selling trilogy – The Golden Compass (aka Northern Lights), The Subtle Knife, and The Amber Spyglass. I don’t think we have to worry about the script being spectacular; […]

  • Rebecca Sugar Q&A Is a Real Treat for Fans

    Animator, director, and composer Rebecca Sugar conducted a Questions and Answers session at the recent 2016 MoCCA Arts Festival, where she explained a lot about her current projects, as well as how her earlier works led her to her current position. Sugar, who has produced numerous independent comics and worked as a storyboard artist on […]

  • Wizard World Announces Convention Cruise for 2016!

    What could possibly be better than a Wizard World comic convention? How about setting the comic convention on a cruise ship to the Bahamas in December? They even sweeten the deal by including all your meals and open bar with the price of admission. Are you hooked yet? Read our before commenting. Please do not […]

  • Kylo Ren Goes Beyond Emo, Saves Ashes of Fallen Enemies

    In case you haven’t heard (and if so, how in the world haven’t you?) Star Wars: The Force Awakens was released on Blu-ray today! Along with its release, Entertainment Weekly has dubbed this their “Star Wars: The Force Awakens Blu-ray week”, with today’s behind-the-scenes story featuring Kylo Ren and his table of ashes. Not quite […]

  • Lucky Comic Shop Gets Benedict Cumberbatch Dressed as Doctor Strange

    One lucky comic book shop got a surprise visitor this week: Benedict Cumberbatch dressed as Doctor Strange. The lucky shop – JHU Comic Books in New York City –  is no stranger to  having special guests pop in for signings and meet and greets, but having Benedict Cumberbatch dressed as Doctor Strange show up to celebrate wrapping […]