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    On Set With Four Color Eulogy

      In April I attended Wizard World Comic Con in St. Louis and afterwards told you about our friends at Archlight Studios and Pirate Pictures.  Their goal was to film an independent motion picture right here in our hometown entitled Four Color Eulogy.  Thanks to […]

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    Comic Review- Ordinary #2

    The world of ORDINARY created by Rob Williams (Dark Avengers, Cla$$war, Low Life) and illustrated by D’Israeli is as rich visually as it is narratively. It has one of the most inventive powers I may have ever read in a comic, the power of being […]

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    C2E2 Dark Horse – Aw Yeah Comics! Panel

    This was an interesting Panel of “Local Guys Make Good” with the boys from Aw Yeah Comics in Skokie, IL  who have written for DC, Dynamite and of course Dark Horse.   Moderated by Dark Horse Editor in Chief Scott Allie the guys from Aw Yeah […]

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    C2E2 – Saturday

    The crowds keep filing in.  People come from all over to this mecca of comics – or Geekdom as I call it.  In traversing the many aisles and booths of C2E2 today I met many interesting people. One of the best things about conventions like […]

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    C2E2 – DC New 52 Panel -Quick Hit

      The New 52 panel consisted of: Dan Jurgens (insert credits), Jimmy Palmiotti (credits), Gail Simone (credits), Aaron Kuder (credits) and they discussed their current and upcoming titles.     Two big points of discussion were: Batman at 75 Year of the Bat. Massive story […]

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    Wizard World St. Louis Local Artist Spotlight

      Indie films have been a big part of my generation.  Films like Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs, Kevin Smith’s Clerks, and Richard Linklater’s Slacker showed us all that success can be had in the movie industry without the backing of the big budget studios.  Whether you like these films or not, […]

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    Wizard World St. Louis 2014 Recap

        Another year brings us to another St. Louis Wizard World Comic Con.  This year was WOW.  The convention took place in one of the halls of the America’s Center last year and attendance quickly surpassed that hall’s capacity.  This year Wizard World took […]

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    Dallas Sci Fi Expo – Day 1

    Today and Tomorrow Comic and Sci-Fi fans get a treat at the Dallas Sci Fi Expo. It’s a convention similar to other comic and sci fi conventions in Irving Texas at the Irving Convention Center, featuring top artists from the comicing world, featured celebrity guests […]

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    Fill That Doctor Who Gap in Your Life

    Whovians had a bit of an overdose these past few months with the 50th Anniversary special, and then the Christmas Special. However, now begins the long, dark, teatime of our soul, as the new series with Capaldi’s premiere isn’t due until Autumn 2014. The good […]

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    Geek Girl’s First Con

    My name is Geek Girl, and I’ve never attended a Con. *Hi, Geek Girl* This has been my shameful secret. Despite living in both Atlanta, and New York City, I had never attended a con before yesterday. Work, money, other reasons always prevented me. However, […]

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    BRAND-NEW COMIC: BATMAN ARKHAM

    BRAND-NEW COMIC: BATMAN ARKHAM Based on the hit video game Batman Arkham City! The title is on sale on 2nd January 2014 in all good newsagents and W H Smiths. According to Titan’s promotional materials, this comic: “Welcome to a bold new era forThe Dark Knight - Batman:Arkham! An exciting new-look comic containing 76 pages, featuring […]

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    Batman/Superman

    Batman/Superman #1 is the brand-new bi-monthly UK comic featuring the best of both the Man of Steel AND the Dark Knight! http://titanmagazines.com/batsup Titan Publishing just released a new Batman/Superman comic (12 December 2013). It’s an interesting cross-over story. One of the things that struck me […]

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    Mt. Rushmore of Comics

    I heard this great debate recently on sports talk radio about the Mt. Rushmore of coaches and who belonged on it.  This got me thinking about all the different possibilities to have this discussion.  There may, perhaps, possibly be more of these in your future […]

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    X-Men: Days of Future Past

      The first trailer for the forthcoming Fifth X-men film has been released.  This may be Director Bryan Singer’s greatest undertaking.  The trailer has so many pieces; people who have and haven’t read this classic story will find so many things to be excited about.  […]

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    Comic Review: Number Cruncher #4

    Titan Comics just released the final issue of Number Cruncher. The battle between Operative 494 and The Mathematician finally comes to a head. Who will outsmart whom? If you have read any of my other Number Cruncher reviews, you know that I have loved this […]

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    Geek Comic Review – Death Sentence #1

    Death Sentence #1 by Monty Nero and Mike Dowling is a unique approach to the “superhero”, or rather super powered, genre. It, so far, is about three people making their way in the UK with VD. The great thing about VD, other than the fact […]

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    Geek Book Review: Turbulence by Samit Basu

        If you are a fan of the superhero genre in any form, then Samit Basu’s Turbulence should be the next must-read story on your list.  Basu delivers an inventive new take on the classic superhero story while still managing to stay true to […]

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    DC Has Lost Its Mind, and what’s worse, they don’t see to care

    This past week, DC Comics posted this contest. And the Internet subsequently exploded. The contest offers potential winners/artists four panels/scenarios in which to draw Harley Quinn, all of which involve suicide, the following taken straight from the contest details: PANEL 1 Harley is on top […]

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    Ben Affleck as Batman? Why you should stop crying, bitch.

    It’s been some time for the news of Ben Affleck being named the new Batman for 2015′s sure-to-be Summer blockbuster Batman vs Superman and it would seem that the fervor has lost little of its tenor. In reality there are numerous reasons why this is […]

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    Who Sold Their Soul to Kevin Smith? Afleck is New Batman

    When the news that Ben Afleck had been cast as Batman in the Man of Steel sequel hit Twitter last night, I honestly thought Kevin Smith was having some fun. When I realized it was not a joke, I was suddenly very depressed, but not […]

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