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Top 10 Movies of 2016 (Jason, Mark, Sean, & Mike)

While you’ll see a whole hell of a lot of STAR WARS and MARVEL in the lists below, surprisingly there were a great number of films showing up in our Top 10’s that took us by surprise! There were a lot of Indie insta...


Top 12 Films We Didn’t Review in 2016 But Are Amazing!

1. THE WITCH Modern horror is filled with shocking images and harsh noise cues that are designed to make you feel uneasy and have you jumping at just the right moments, thankfully THE WITCH takes the genre back to the quiet, un...


JOHN WICK 2 Trailer and Top 10 Reasons to Be Excited

I hope you just watched that trailer….FIVE TIMES! Moreso, I hope you’ve seen the original JOHN WICK. If not, stop reading this you damn fool and get to it! I didn’t review the original, but Mark Espinosa and I...



Top 5 Comic Book Picks For November 2016

1. MOTRO #1 / Oni Press Written by Ulises Farinas with Erick Freitas / Art by Ulises Farinas Artist and writer Ulises Farinas’s MOTRO from Oni Press is something special. It’s the kind of book that just feels lik...


Field Trip: Detroit’s YOUMACON 2016

As October comes to a close and November settles in, thousands of fans of anime, video games, and nerd culture descend on downtown Detroit for YOUMACON, Michigan’s largest anime convention.  After a quick jaunt up I-75, my c...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for September 2016

1. DOOM PATROL #1 / DC’s YOUNG ANIMAL Written by Gerard Way / Art by Nick Derington This is DC’s first book in their “Young Animal” line aimed at more mature, and dare I say “edgy”, readers...



Top 5 Comic Book Picks for August 2016

1. DARTH VADER #24 / Marvel Comics Written by Kieron Gillen / Art by Salvador Larroca In case you haven’t heard, Marvel’s DARTH VADER ongoing series is officially being cancelled with issue #25 being the last. Y...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for July 2016

1. SNOTGIRL #1 / Image Comics Written by Bryan Lee O’Malley / Art by Leslie Hung Of course I’m going to check out a comic called “Snotgirl” starring a beautiful young woman with green ooze frothing f...


Top 10 Celebrities We Bumped into at SDCC 2016

The San Diego Comic-Con is a magical place. Take away the body odor and the endless supply of egg farts and one may just say it’s heaven on Earth. It’s a chance for us plebeians to walk among the gods and goddesses of Holly...



Top 5 Comic Book Picks for June 2016

1. BATMAN REBIRTH #1 and BATMAN #1 / DC Comics Written by Tom King & Scott Snyder / Art by Mikel Janín & David Finch Say goodbye to “New 52” and hello to “Rebirth”. DC is in the midst of reb...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for May 2016

1. DC UNIVERSE REBIRTH #1 / DC Comics Written by Geoff Johns / Art by Gary Frank and Various It’s time for DC to rebirth itself. Anyone interested in jumping in, or back in, to the DC universe should ply close attention...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for April 2016

1. POE DAMERON #1 / Marvel Comics Written by Charles Soule / Art by Phil Noto I say it all the time and I will say it again…Marvel is absolutely kicking ass with their new STAR WARS comics. Seriously, I’ve read e...



Top 5 Comic Book Picks for March 2016

1. HEAD LOPPER #3 / Image Comics Written by Andrew Maclean / Art by Andrew Maclean Writer/artist Andrew Maclean’s HEAD LOPPER is so damn cool. Swords, blood, magic, heroes, villains, good, evil, mystery, action, and o...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for February 2016

1. X-MEN: WORST X-MAN EVER #1 / Marvel Comics Written by Max Bemis / Art by Michael Walsh Pay close attention X-Men fans because writer Max Bemis’ WORST X-MAN EVER is the real deal. This 5-part mini-series doesn’t...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for January 2016

1. STAR WARS #15 / Marvel Comics Written by Jason Aaron / Art by Mike Mayhem As we all cool off from the STAR WARS and DARTH VADER crossover event series VADER DOWN, writer Jason Aaron slows things down a bit and revisits th...



Top 5 Comic Book Picks For December 2015

1. SUPERMAN: AMERICAN ALIEN #2 / DC Comics Written by Max Landis / Art by Tommy Lee Edwards Superman has been around for a long ass time. There have been billions of stories told over the years seemingly covering just about ev...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for November 2015

1. STAR WARS #11 and #12 / Marvel Comics Written by Jason Aaron / Art by Stuart Immonen What can I say, I have STAR WARS fever! Marvel is hitting home run after home run with this franchise and that has a lot to do with wri...


Nerd Rants: Mark’s STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS Reactions

WARNING: This article is going to contain heavy spoilers.  Exit now at your own peril ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. You still here? Han Solo ...



Top 5 Comic Book Picks for October 2015

1. BLACK MAGICK #1 / Image Comics Written by Greg Rucka / Art by Nicola Scott It’s a Greg Rucka kinda month with his first book on the list BLACK MAGICK #1. It can be quickly described as a story about a tough as nails ...


Field Trip: YOUMACON 2015

This an account of a four day long convention.  If you are merely curious about specific features of the convention, the relevant paragraphs are in red, everything else is in black and covers my personal experiences at the con...