NINJAK VS. THE VALIANT UNIVERSE Digital Series Debuts Sooner Than You Think!

By Staff Reports As first announced at the 2018 Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2), NINJAK VS. THE VALIANT UNIVERSE will begin streaming on on April 21st, starting with the first of six episodes! Each subsequent episode will debut one per day thereafter, culminating in the finale on April 26th. The bone-shattering series will…Read moreRead more

Westworld Returns April 22nd on HBO

By Staff Reports The Emmy®-winning drama series WESTWORLD returns for its ten-episode second season SUNDAY, APRIL 22 (9:00-10:10 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. A dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the birth of a new form of life on Earth, the show was created for television by Jonathan Nolan & Lisa Joy,…Read moreRead more

Titan’s Road to the Thirteenth Doctor Begins in July

By Staff Reports Titan Comics and BBC Studios are proud to announce The Road To The Thirteenth Doctor – a three-part comic event beginning this July and leading into Titan’s all-new Thirteenth Doctor ongoing comic series launching in the Fall. The Road To The Thirteenth Doctor features new adventures of the Tenth, Eleventh, and Twelfth…Read moreRead more

Game of Thrones: Season 1 Available on 4K Ultra HD Disc This Summer

By Staff Reports Relive the warmer days and calmer nights of Westeros when Game of Thrones: Season 1 makes its highly-anticipated debut on 4K Ultra HD optimized for Dolby Vision High Dynamic Range on June 5th from HBO Home Entertainment.  Heralded as an “HBO triumph” (Boston Globe), Season 1 of the visually stunning fantasy epic,…Read moreRead more

WonderCon 2018: Sunshine and Superheroes

By Nolan P. Smith Photos by Nolan P. Smith and Jason T. Smith As the storms rolled in this past week, leave it to the annual WonderCon convention to bring clear, sunny weather to Southern California, as well as superheroes, villains, artists, writers, actors, directors, scientists and more. “WonderCon 2018 was full of anything and…Read moreRead more

WonderCon 2018- The Coverage Continues

By Mychal Fabela Photos by Mychal Fabela What’s up guys, it’s Mychal Fabela, bringing you photos from WonderCon 2018, taking place at beautiful Anaheim, CA! Check out some photos of the awesome cosplayers we met and the amazing booths at the exhibit hall. We will be bringing you more all weekend, so make sure to…Read moreRead more

WonderCon 2018: Day One!

By Nolan P. Smith Photos by Nolan P. Smith WonderCon 2018 blew into Anaheim and the storm clouds subsided in Southern California. Yes, it is time once again for the Anaheim Convention Center to be taken over by pop culture greatness as WonderCon is back! One of the conventions planned by Comic-Con International, WonderCon boasts…Read moreRead more

The Tick Season 1 Review: A “Spoon” Full of Fun

The Tick

By Daniel Schwartz When Amazon Studios announced a new series based on The Tick, many fans of the blue-clad hero were nervous. A live-action attempt had already been made (with the awesome Patrick Warburton) and fell flat on its face. Could Amazon do better? The answer is Yes. Not only is the series fun, but…Read moreRead more

Long Beach Comic Expo Part II: Cosplayers and More!

By Nolan P. Smith Photos by Nolan P. Smith and Mychal Fabela Here is the last part of our Long Beach Comic Expo coverage, complete with a video where we caught up with some awesome cosplayers including Elizabeth Rage! Thank you again to the Long Beach Comic Expo for allowing us to cover this awesome…Read moreRead more

Long Beach Comic Expo 2018- The Coverage Begins

By Nolan P. Smith Photos by Nolan P. Smith and Mychal Fabela The first con of the year for Pastrami Nation was a great one as Mychal Fabela and myself visited sunny Long Beach, CA for the Long Beach Comic Expo. The convention was terrific- easy to navigate, amazing cosplayers, a great selection of booths,…Read moreRead more

Say Farewell to the Twelfth Doctor with New Releases From BBC Home Entertainment Featuring Exclusive Bonus Content

By Staff Reports On February 13, 2018 celebrate the end of an era as BBC Home Entertainment releases Doctor Who: Twice Upon a Time, the highly anticipated 2017 Christmas special, on Blu-ray and DVD, and Doctor Who: The Complete Peter Capaldi Years on Blu-ray, featuring never-before-seen bonus content. DOCTOR WHO: TWICE UPON A TIME Street…Read moreRead more

Jessica Jones Season 2 Trailer

By Nolan P. Smith Well Marvel fans, it’s a day of trailers for us, as we already saw the Deadpool 2 trailer, now we get the trailer for the second season of Jessica Jones on Netflix! Marvel’s JESSICA JONES returns for a second season on International Women’s Day, March 8, 2018 on Netflix. So what’s…Read moreRead more

Audio Unboxing: January 2018 LootCrate

By Mychal Fabela Wait, you never heard of an audio unboxing? Well, get ready to experience it firsthand! THE Mychal Fabela is back with an audio unboxing of this month’s Loot Crate! Loot Crate is a monthly subsciption box that is pretty much a must have for pop culture fanatics. Check out his unboxing, spoiler…Read moreRead more

Farewell to Twelfth Doctor on BBC America Brings Record-Setting Viewership and Social Engagement on Christmas Day

By Staff Reports Viewers tuned in record numbers to BBC AMERICA on Christmas Day 2017 to say goodbye to Doctor Who’s Twelfth Doctor, played by Peter Capaldi, in the special Doctor Who: Twice Upon a Time. The annual programming event notched 2.2 million total viewers and 1.1 million adults 25-54 across its two Christmas telecasts…Read moreRead more

Happy TPB Review: Not Your Average Imaginary Blue Horse

By Nolan P. Smith Back in 2012, Image Comics released a series from the twisted minds of Grant Morrison (We3, JLA) and Darick Robertson (The Boys) called Happy. A sick, violent, rated R book with a Christmas slant to it, I loved the series when it initially hit. Fast forward to 2017, and SyFy is…Read moreRead more

Longmire Season 6 Review: Nothing Gold Can Stay

By Nolan P. Smith The poet Robert Frost said, “Nothing gold can stay”. This couldn’t be more true when it comes to the sixth and final season to Longmire. Now a Netflix exclusive, this season takes every loose end and ties it up nicely. But does Sheriff Walt Longmire get to ride into the sunset?

Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con Amazes With Year Seven

By Nolan P. Smith Photos by Nolan P. Smith I remember attending the first Los Angeles Comic Con, then known as the Comikaze Expo. Fast forward to 2017, and Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con (LACC) is no longer the “new kid” on the convention circuit- they are a heavyweight contender. Once again residing in…Read moreRead more

Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con Kicks Off This Friday

By Jason T. Smith (Victor Valley)– Halloween is just around the corner. It also means that it is time once again for Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con. Formerly known to many as the Comikaze Expo, Stan Lees L.A. Comic Con has graced Southern Californians for 6 years and counting with comic book greatness in…Read moreRead more

The Art of Rick and Morty Review: A “Rick”ing Good Time

From Tiny Rick to Hamurai, It’s all in The Art of Rick and Morty By Nolan P. Smith One of the most popular animated series on the planet has to be the absurd, sometimes frightfully realistic Rick and Morty. The misadventures of a genius grandfather and his not so genius grandson just returned for a…Read moreRead more

Long Beach Comic Con 2017 Heats Up The Southland

Long Beach Comic Con is what a comic convention is all about By Nolan P. Smith Photos by Nolan P. Smith This weekend, Long Beach became the Labor Day weekend destination as the Long Beach Comic Con invaded the city’s convention center. I have visited this convention for the past two years, and I must…Read moreRead more

Long Beach Comic Con 2017 Returns September 2-3

By Staff Reports Vacation time has been spent, and our thoughts turn to children making their way back to school, Pumpkin Spice Lattes and a slight chill in the air. Before you break out your box of sweaters and slip into your usual fall rhythm, we’d just like to remind you… It’s Time for LONG…Read moreRead more

SDCC 2017- The Walking Dead Season 8 Trailer

AMC Shows Trailer for New Season of The Walking Dead, and Possible Time Jump By Nolan P. Smith “I hope you got your shittin’ pants on.” AMC showed the world the latest trailer for season 8 of The Walking Dead at the San Diego Comic Con, which can be seen above. The most noteworthy part…Read moreRead more

SDCC- Dylan O’ Brien, Tyler Posey Tearfully Say Goodbye to Teen Wolf During Packed Hall H Panel

Teen Wolf Casts Says Goodbye at SDCC By Staff Reports The cast of MTV’s “Teen Wolf” sat before a packed Hall H of over six thousand, die-hard fans at San Diego Comic-Con for the eighth and final time. An MTV first in Hall H, the cast took the room by surprise with Dylan O’Brien and Charlie…Read moreRead more

San Diego Comic Con 2017- First Round

San Diego Comic Con is Here! By Nolan P. Smith The San Diego Comic Con is here, and in full effect. The first, full official day is now in the books, and what a day it was! Check out just a few of the photos from the convention floor, and get ready for even more…Read moreRead more

SDCC 2017: Check out the trailer for ABC’s Inhumans

Inhumans Hits IMAX September 1 By Nolan P. Smith At the San Diego Comic Con, ABC showed the world a brand new trailer for their upcoming series, Inhumans. The hotly anticipated new Marvel series follows Marvel’s own royal family in an adventure that crosses from the silver screen to the TV screen. The first two…Read moreRead more

San Diego Comic Con Kicks Off This Week

Comic Con Brings Plenty to the Convention Center and Downtown San Diego By Nolan P. Smith (Victor Valley)—In Southern California, the summer means vacation, beach visits, and the return of the San Diego Comic Con. Pastrami Nation will once again be covering the show all week, bringing you a ton of photos and information throughout…Read moreRead more

Doctor Who Gets Its First Female Doctor with Jodie Whittaker- The Thirteenth Doctor

New star of BBC AMERICA’s hit series Doctor Who Announced Today By Staff Reports The BBC and BBC AMERICA today announced to the world that Jodie Whittaker will be the new Doctor Who. She will be the Thirteenth Time Lord and take over from Peter Capaldi who leaves the global hit show at Christmas.

SDCC 2017 Exclusives & Debuts from IDW & Top Shelf

IDW brings Ducktales, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Locke & Key and More to SDCC By Staff Reports IDW is ready for San Diego Comic-Con International— are you? Get prepped for the biggest convention of the year with this complete list of IDW’s hottest exclusives and debuts. All of your convention must-haves in one convenient place!

Doctor Who Review: A Tale of Two Masters

By Daniel Schwartz Warning: Spoilers below for the episode “World Enough and Time”. Any Whovian that watched social media knew John Simm would be reprising his fan-favorite role as The Master. Who knew he would do it so dramatically? Beginning the episode with a hilarious scene where Missy assumes the role of Doctor Who and…Read moreRead more

HBO Brings Game of Thrones and Westworld to Comic Con International: San Diego

HBO brings two of their biggest shows to SDCC By Staff Reports The HBO series GAME OF THRONES and WESTWORLD are confirmed for panels and autograph signing sessions at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2017. Below is information on the two panels.