THE WALKING DEAD CO-COMPOSER SAM EWING RECORDS ORIGINAL ORCHESTRA TRACK FOR RADIANT BLACK

By Staff Reports This week’s Radiant Black #3 by Kyle Higgins and Marcelo Costa will treat fans to a creative departure for the series and focus on main character Nathan’s writing process. As a special treat for Radiant Black fans, Sam Ewing (co-composer on The Walking Dead) composed and recorded a live orchestra track to tie-in with the recent issue’s story—one […]

UNIVERSAL MONSTERS ACTION FIGURES COMING IN 2021 FROM NECA

By Staff Reports U.S.-based National Entertainment Collectibles Association (NECA) has announced plans for its full line of Universal Monsters action figures. Working closely with Universal Brand Development, LUGOSI LLC, and Chaney Entertainment, the figures will capture the horror world’s most iconic figures in NECA’s long-running Ultimate format. The first figure (arriving in July) will be Frankenstein’s Monster from Frankenstein (1931), […]

Scout Comics’ LAST STOP Is Now In Development with Sean Robins (SR-48, OPEN ROAD)

By Staff Reports Scout Comics & Entertainment Holdings Inc. is proud to announce that LAST STOP, created, written, and illustrated by Trey Walker and Hoyt Silva, is in development with producer Sean Robins (SR-48, OPEN ROAD) with SCOUT COMICS attached to produce.  LAST STOP is about the world’s last superhero Lincoln Adams (AKA Unstoppable). Disillusioned, Lincoln must make peace with the changing world around him-can […]

Surprise SOMETHING IS KILLING THE CHILDREN #1 Offered with BRZRKR #2 on April 28th

By Staff Reports BOOM! Studios today announced that fans of  BRZRKR, the original comic book series from the iconic star Keanu Reeves, who purchase BRZRKR #1 and BRZRKR #2 will be eligible to receive a free surprise eighth printing of the premiere issue of James Tynion IV and Werther Dell’Edera’s Eisner Award-nominated hit phenomenon, SOMETHING IS KILLING THE CHILDREN #1, […]

IMAGE/SKYBOUND LAUNCHES SKYBOUND X—A WEEKLY EVENT SERIES WITH NEW STORIES FEATURING RICK GRIMES AND THE FIRST APPEARANCE OF CLEMENTINE

By Staff Reports Image Comics and Skybound Entertainment will launch a five-issue, limited comic book series, SKYBOUND X. This exciting comic event will feature iconic characters such as THE WALKING DEAD’S Rick Grimes, TELLTALE’S THE WALKING DEAD’s Clementine, and more Skybound favorites. Heavy hitter creators including Robert Kirkman, Ryan Ottley, Tillie Walden, Donny Cates, Joshua Williamson, Chip Zdarsky, James Harren, […]

Full Micro Con Schedule Announced for THIS SATURDAY

Come to Micro Con on Saturday April 17th for an epic lineup of panels and exclusive content! Grab a snack, kick back and enjoy content featuring Giancarlo Esposito, Sideshow, SpongeBob Squarepants, Women of Sci-fi, Top Cow Productions, Legion M, and more! Secure your tickets today and we hope to see you virtually next Saturday morning! Get tickets HERE! Sideshow announces […]

TRANSFORMERS Optimus Prime Auto-Converting Programmable Advanced Robot – Collector’s Edition

By Staff Reports Introducing an industry first Auto-Converting, Interactive, Programmable, Voice Activated, Mobile Controlled – Optimus Prime Robot. In collaboration with Hasbro – Robosen brings your favorite TRANSFORMERS hero, Optimus Prime, to life with a fully immersive experience through voice activated actions, mobile app controls, and endless hours of creative and fun ways to program Optimus Prime to walk, punch, […]

Transformers Roll Out at Icon Heroes

By Staff Reports Transform and roll out! Transformers have arrived at Icon Heroes and are ready to roll right into your office and home! The Transformers line of products features resin and die cast collectibles, enamel pin sets, office accessories, and more! Matrix of Leadership Bookend (Previews Exclusive)Based on the Transformers Generation One animated series and movie, the Matrix of […]

Moon Knight’s New Mission…Is Justice

By Staff Reports The Fist of Khonshu returns this July! Moon Knight, one of Marvel’s most enigmatic and compelling heroes, is back in an all-new ongoing series written by Jed MacKay(Black Cat) and making his Marvel Comics debut, artist Alessandro Cappuccio (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers). MOON KNIGHT #1 will spin directly out of the recent “Age of Khonshu” arc in […]

Introducing Radioactive Red Rage Toxie from Super7

By Staff Reports It’s Toxie, like you’ve never seen him before! With translucent green glow-in-the-dark injection and UV reactive color-changing paint, this ULTIMATES! figure will have three different looks, as if Toxie is reacting to climate change!! His standard appearance features bright neon paint, and in sunlight, Toxie will almost instantly change to an angry red! In the dark, he will […]

“Godzilla vs. Kong” Crushes at the Box Office, Closing in on $300 Million Worldwide in Only 12 Days

By Staff Reports Riding the wave of a massive opening in international markets, including $137.1 million in China so far, “Godzilla vs. Kong” debuted this week in the U.S. in theaters and on HBO Max, taking in $48.5 million at the domestic box office over five days, pushing the Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures film close to the $300 […]

Indie Comics Spotlight: Benjamin Morse-We Are Scarlet Twilight

By Nolan P. Smith Editor and Chief  Welcome to Pastrami Nation’s Indie Comics Spotlight! We hope to help spread the word of amazing independent works with our comics and creator spotlights! With this installment, we shine the spotlight on Benjamin Morse and his current Kickstarter project, We Are Scarlet Twilight. Pastrami Nation: Tell us about yourself and your current project. Benjamin Morse: […]

Award-winning Animation Studio LAIKA Expands Into Live Action

By Staff Reports LAIKA, known for the Academy Award®-nominated animated films Coraline, ParaNorman, The Boxtrolls, Kubo and the Two Strings and Missing Link, is expanding into live action. The studio has optioned Seventeen, the upcoming first novel by acclaimed screenwriter John Brownlow (The Minaturist, Sylvia). Currently in production on its sixth animated feature film, LAIKA secured the rights in an […]

Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s Introduce Godzilla vs. Kong-Inspired Limited Time Offers Globally

By Staff Reports CKE Restaurants announced today its partnership with Warner Bros. and Legendary Entertainment to promote the premiere of the highly-anticipated cinematic actioner Godzilla vs. Kong timed to the film’s release, with special edition menu offerings at Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s restaurants around the world. Godzilla vs. Kong is in theaters internationally and, as of today, March 31, in […]

Funko Enters NFT Market with Majority Stake in TokenHead Developer

By Staff Reports Funko, Inc. (“Funko,” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: FNKO), a leading pop culture consumer products company, today announced it has acquired a majority ownership stake in TokenWave, LLC, the developer of TokenHead, a leading mobile app and website for showcasing and tracking Non-Fungible Token (“NFT”) holdings. TokenHead is available on iOS and Android, and currently displays over 10 […]

Get Your Hands on the Rare Glow-in-the-Dark Witchblood #1 Variant

By Staff Reports Vault Comics’ sold out, smash-hit comic WITCHBLOOD is getting a hyper-limited edition variant cover featuring beautiful glow-in-the-dark treatment printed on deluxe heavyweight paper. With cover art by Lisa Sterle, and design by Tim Daniel, this limited edition cover—a tribute to the poster for the classic film, Easy Rider (Witchy Rider, if you will)—features glow-in-the-dark ink on deluxe heavyweight paper. This very special variant is available only on […]

Igloo and Parks Project Team up to Help Fund Public Lands Conservancy With New, Recycled ECOCOOL Playmate Coolers

By Staff Reports Igloo in partnership with Parks Project launched two new, special-edition Playmate coolers made with post-consumer recycled resin — part of Igloo’s ECOCOOL™ collection, the world’s first coolers made with post-consumer recycled resin. Both custom-designed Parks Project ECOCOOL Playmate Elite coolers — with a portion of proceeds benefitting the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) to help fund park […]

Legendary Entertainment Launches Two New NFT Collections for Fans and Art Lovers in Celebration of the Epic Feature Film GODZILLA VS. KONG

(Credit: BossLogic) By Staff Reports In anticipation of Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures epic action-adventure motion picture Godzilla vs. Kong, Legendary Entertainment is launching two new exclusive NFT (non-fungible token) collections specially created for fans and art lovers alike. Celebrated fan artist Boss Logic and Terra Virtua Ltd will each offer two unique lines of digital collectibles that represent […]

Two Brothers Team Up to Create a Tale That’s One Humorous HELL of a Thrill in Midnight Massacre

By Staff Reports Amy is too clever, too creative… and far too comfortable with her job at the local amusement park, but that’s about to change. This summer, from Action Lab Studios, brothers and co-writers John Matsuya and Ben Matsuya (Jupiter Jet) take thrill-riders on the twist and turns of their all-new hilarious theme park horror OGN, Midnight Massacre! Grab on and […]

Help Wanted: Nerf Seeks Chief TikTok Officer

By Staff Reports The NERF Marketing Team at Hasbro kicked off a nationwide search for a trend-obsessed and highly-creative NERF fan to take on the title of NERF Chief TikTok Officer (Nerf CTO). The coveted position will pay $10,000 a month for up to three months to help develop strategy (read: give our marketing team some clout), create content (make […]

Jazwares and Epic Games Extend Partnership for Fortnite Toys and Collectibles Through 2025

By Staff Reports Jazwares, a global leader in toys and licensing, announced its partnership with Epic Games for Fortnite toys and collectibles has been extended through 2025, in a deal brokered by IMG.  Starting January 2022, Jazwares will be the exclusive toy partner for Fortnite four-inches and under action figures and their compatible vehicles, playsets, accessories and more. Jazwares will […]

Your First Look at the Series Finale of the Sci Fi Epic ORIGINS From BOOM! Studios

By Staff Reports BOOM! Studios revealed today a first look at ORIGINS #6, the final chapter of the limited series by acclaimed writer Clay McLeod Chapman (Absolute Carnage: Separation Anxiety), illustrator Jakub Rebelka (Judas), colorist Patricio Delpeche (Strange Skies Over East Berlin), and letterer Jim Campbell (Alienated), that presents a stunning view of a future where humanity’s last hope may […]