Vault Announces VAMPIRE: THE MASQUERADE Series

By Staff Reports Vault Comics is thrilled to announce that they have partnered with Paradox Interactive to publish the official Vampire: The Masquerade comic book series. The first comic in the series will be available for purchase from comics retailers across the US in July 2020. The comic is co-written by Tim Seeley, Tini Howard,…Read moreRead more

Stjepan Šejić Releases the Full Set of Sunstone Volumes for Free Amid Coronavirus Crisis

By Staff Reports Looking for something to do while isolated at home? Comic book creator Stjepan Šejić has you covered if you like mature readers comics. He released the full set of his Sunstone comic book PDF’s, all six volumes, for free. Free! In a Facebook post, the creator mentioned to  “stay safe out there….Read moreRead more

All of Devil’s Due’s Digital Comics Are Free This Week

By Staff Reports In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Devil’s Due Comics wants to do their part by helping you stay healthy and safe, and combat another side affect of all of this – CABIN FEVER! All digital comics offered through our webstore are free to download for the next week. So cozy up with…Read moreRead more

Vault Announces BLEED THEM DRY: A NINJA VAMPIRE TALE by Hiroshi Koizumi, Eliot Rahal, & Dike Ruan

By Staff Reports Vault Comics is thrilled to announce, BLEED THEM DRY: A NINJA VAMPIRE TALE, a new comic series created in association with Lotus, Nagoya TV, and F.J. DeSanto. Created by Hiroshi Koizumi, written by Eliot Rahal, drawn by Dike Ruan, colored by Miquel Muerto, and designed by Tim Daniel, BLEED THEM DRY weaves…Read moreRead more

Your First Look at POWER RANGERS: RANGER SLAYER #1 Special From BOOM! Studios

By Staff Reports BOOM! Studios, under license by Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), today revealed a first look at a brand new one-shot special issue POWER RANGERS: RANGER SLAYER #1, from acclaimed Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers writer Ryan Parrott, superstar artist Dan Mora (Once and Future, Klaus), colorist Raúl Angulo,…Read moreRead more

NBA to Suspend Season Following Wednesday’s Games

By Staff Reports The NBA announced that a player on the Utah Jazz has preliminarily tested positive for COVID-19. The test result was reported shortly prior to the tip-off of Wednesday’s game between the Jazz and Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena. At that time, Wednesday’s game was canceled. The affected player was not…Read moreRead more

BOOM! Studios Reveals New Look at HEAVY VINYL: Y2K-O!

By Staff Reports BOOM! Studios revealed today a brand new look at HEAVY VINYL: Y2K-O! This original graphic novel, available in stores March 2020, reunites the acclaimed team of filmmaker and writer Carly Usdin (The Avant-Guards), artist Nina Vakueva (League of Legends: Ashe – Warmother), inker Irene Flores, colorist Natalia Nesterenko, and letterer Jim Campbell…Read moreRead more

Another Release Day Sellout From Image- Decorum #1 by Hickman & Huddleston

By Staff Reports The highly anticipated Decorum #1 by bestselling, comics titan Jonathan Hickman (House of X, Powers of X, East of West) and artist Mike Huddleston (Middlewest, House of X) has sold out at the distributor level, same day as release. It is being rushed back to print in order to keep up with…Read moreRead more

E3 2020 Cancelled Due to Growing Concerns Over Covid-19 Virus

By Staff Reports After careful consultation with our member companies regarding the health and safety of everyone in our industry – our fans, our employees, our exhibitors and our longtime E3 partners – we have made the difficult decision to cancel E3 2020, scheduled for June 9-11 in Los Angeles. Following increased and overwhelming concerns…Read moreRead more

Action Figure Review: Alter Nation Quillroy

By Nolan P. Smith Check out my review Quillroy from the Alter Nation action figure line by Panda Mony Toy Brands! Check out a photo gallery below! Visit Panda Mony’s Alter Nation page at https://pandamony.toys/alter-nation/. Visit PastramiNation.com for news, reviews, giveaways and more! Follow us on social media! Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pastraminat… Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pastramination Twitter: https://twitter.com/PastramiNation Pinterest:…Read moreRead more

Action Figure Review: Alter Nation’s Albert VII

By Nolan P. Smith I am excited to review Albert VII from the Alter Nation action figure line by Panda Mony Toy Brands! Check out the video and a gallery of photos below! Visit Panda Mony’s Alter Nation page at https://pandamony.toys/alter-nation/. Visit PastramiNation.com for news, reviews, giveaways and more! Follow us on social media! Instagram:…Read moreRead more

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Lootcrate Unboxing Video

By Nolan P. Smith Check out my video as I take a look at the latest Lootcrate box featuring the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! Make sure to visit Lootcrate at www.lootcrate.com for info on their upcoming crates! Visit PastramiNation.com for news, reviews, giveaways and more! Follow us on social media! Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pastraminat… Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pastramination Twitter:…Read moreRead more

John Layman Serves Chew Fans Two Extra Helpings: New Spinoff Series Chu This June, Outer Darkness/Chew Trade Paperback in July

By Staff Reports Fans of the New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning, beloved humor/crime comic Chew by John Layman and Rob Guillory will be served an all-new spinoff series from Layman, and with art by Dan Boultwood, in the forthcoming Chu from Image Comics. For fans hungry for more—Skybound’s popular Outer Darkness/Chew crossover will…Read moreRead more

It’s Two Against the World in Ettin—Available Now!

By Staff Reports WizKids is pleased to announce that Ettin, a team-based competitive drafting game from the mind of Ken Shannon, is now available in North American game stores! In this fast-paced strategy game, players form teams of two and battle against enemy teams over three Ages, drafting cards with their allies on one side…Read moreRead more

Fans Desperate for Mercy #1 Overtake Stores in Search of Remaining Copies, Launch Issue Sells Out Upon Release

By Staff Reports Image Comics has greenlit an emergency second printing of Mirka Andolfo’s Mercy #1 in order to keep up with the wild and rampant demand for the dark and delicious new miniseries that hit stores today and sold out at the distributor level instantly. The highly anticipated Mercy #1 issue marked the first…Read moreRead more

“This is the Way” Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con Brings Pop Cultures Biggest Stars to Las Vegas in 2020

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– As announced exclusively via ComicBook.com, Amazing Comic Conventions LLC is excited to announce that AMAZING LAS VEGAS COMIC CON! is returning to Las Vegas from June 26th to 28th with a FIRST WAVE of headline talent from Disney+ and Lucas Film’s The Mandalorian, Funimation’s My Hero Academia as well as…Read moreRead more

The Cimmerian: Queen of the Black Coast #1 Review- Return to Form

By Nolan P Smith  Who doesn’t love a good story featuring Conan? The barbarian turned king has been around since the 1930s and has been the subject of many films, books, comics, and more. Thanks to ABLAZE, we get a look at one of the earliest tales of Conan in all its uncensored glory.  The…Read moreRead more

Let’s Kickstart This! United States Space Force Action Figures

By Nolan P. Smith It has been far too long since I took a moment to shine the light down on a well-deserving crowdfunding project. Spotlighting Kickstarter projects has been a staple here at Pastrami Nation for years, and it will continue to be! Whether its comic books, video games, action figures, art, you name…Read moreRead more

Check Out the My Big Break Almost Podcast with Spencer Wilding

By Staff Reports We wanted to share this great interview with Spencer Wilding, the man who brought Darth Vader to life Rogue One: A Star Wars Story! An accomplished kickboxer and actor, Wilding overcame a lot on his journey to the silver screen. Check out the interview below, and look for an interview with Spencer…Read moreRead more

X-O MANOWAR #1 Sword of Shanhara Variant Covers Revealed

By Staff Reports X-O MANOWAR features exciting “Sword of Shanhara” 1:25 variant covers by all-star artists! The debut issue by Harvey Award-winner DENNIS “HOPELESS” HALLUM (Star Wars: Darth Vader – Dark Visions) and breakout star artist EMILIO LAISO (Marvel’s Spider-Man: Velocity) goes on sale in just three weeks (March 25th), and it will feature a jaw-dropping 1:25 variant by ERICA HENDERSON. Issues…Read moreRead more

Your First Look at ORIGINS Graphic Novel from BOOM! Studios

By Staff Reports BOOM! Studios revealed today a first look at ORIGINS, a brand new original graphic novel by Arash Amel (A Private War), Joseph Oxford (Me + Her), and Lee Toland Krieger (The Age of Adaline), acclaimed writer Clay McLeod Chapman (Absolute Carnage: Separation Anxiety), illustrator Jakub Rebelka (Judas), colorist Patricio Delpeche, and letterer…Read moreRead more

Premium Bandai USA Brings Exclusive Gundam Models and Dragon Ball Figures to North America

By Staff Reports Premium Bandai USA is Bandai’s official online store and focuses on stocking high-quality anime, video game, and Tokusatsu merchandise. These limited edition and variant products are not available from any other domestic retailer and include action figures, model kits, jewelry and other collectibles based on many popular anime and video game properties…Read moreRead more

X-O Manowar #1 Review: Power Suit

By Nolan P Smith Valiant Entertainment has some of the coolest characters around. Leading that charge has to be their gold and blue armored warrior, X-O Manowar. The Visigoth warrior plucked from his time and bonded with a sentient alien armor has been Valiant’s heavy hitter since he debuted back in 1992. Since then, he…Read moreRead more

King of Nowhere #1 Review

By Nolan P Smith  A deer driving a car, a six-armed man beating up a fish, massive iguanas wandering the lands: welcome to Nowhere. More precisely, welcome to the King of Nowhere #1 from Boom! Studios.  By W. Maxwell Prince, Tyler Jenkins. Hilary Jenkins and Andworld Design, King of Nowhere is a dream inside of…Read moreRead more

Bang! #1 Review

By Nolan P Smith We all love a great spy story. The suave and charismatic super spy, the beautiful women, the intrigue and danger- they captivated us on film, on the television, novels, comic books, and more. It is the fictional character life to live until it’s not, and it’s over with a bang. Welcome…Read moreRead more

Comic Book Review: Tomorrow #1

By Nolan P. Smith The end of the world isn’t coming; it is here. For twins Oscar and Cira Fuentes, they struggle to find each other from across the nation as they bear witness to a new kind of contagion. This is the story to Tomorrow #1 from Dark Horse Comics Berger Books imprint.  From…Read moreRead more

Feel The Thrill of TT ISLE OF MAN – RIDE ON THE EDGE 2 With A New Gameplay Video

By Staff Reports Bigben and KT Racing are pleased to release a new gameplay video for TT Isle of Man – Ride on the Edge 2. More immersive and realistic than ever, the motorcycle racing simulation TT Isle of Man – Ride on the Edge 2 offers fans of motorcycle racing an unprecedented experience. Watch…Read moreRead more

Your First Look at THE QUOTABLE GIANT DAYS From BOOM! Studios

By Staff Reports BOOM! Studios today revealed a first look at the brand new THE QUOTABLE GIANT DAYS, collecting a mixture of witty and humorous quotes from the Eisner Award-winning series by creator John Allison (Bad Machinery) and panels from the original Giant Days comic book series, as well as brand new illustrations from acclaimed…Read moreRead more

Mad Cave Announces New Series from 2019 Talent Search Winners: Dry Foot

By Staff Reports Mad Cave Studio announces Dry Foot, a series by Jarred Lujan, with art by Orlando Caicedo (Pound) and colors by Warnia Sahadewa (Shades of Magic). Letterer Justin Birch (RV9) rounds out the creative team. Here is a synopsis of the story: Diego Gomez is tired of the drugs and violence that surround…Read moreRead more

Pastrami Nation and Apollo Restaurant Present a LIVE Food Challenge on March 10th in Victorville

By Nolan P. Smith Pastrami Nation’s Jason Smith takes on the Funny Farm challenge live at the Apollo Restaurant and streaming on Facebook on March 10th at 7:30 p.m. PST. Join us live at Apollo or on Facebook! Want to challenge him? Leave a comment on the Facebook event HERE! We will announce his challenger…Read moreRead more