Capcom's Remember Me

This looks like a trip! At this week’s Gamesom, Capcom revealed another entry to their legendary library: Remember Me. Here is the deal on Remember Me, straight from Capcom: Neo-Paris. 2084. Personal memories can now be digitized, bought, sold and traded. The last remnants of privacy and intimacy have been swept away in what appears…Read moreRead more

Catwoman Revealed For Injustice: Gods Among Us

She has her claws out! Today, Warner Brothers sent out some screenshots of yesterday’s reveal that Catwoman will indeed be in the new DC Comic’s fighting game: Injustice-Gods Among Us. Check out a few screenshots, courtesy of Warner Bros, as well as the reveal trailer! Injustice is set to drop sometime in 2013. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HlSh52S_T1M&w=640&h=360]

Another Invincible #100 Teaser: The Death of…Allen the Alien???

Say it ain’t so. In a follow up teaser from yesterday’s Invincible image, Image Comics sent out another banner hinting at the death of…Allen the Alien? Allen is one of the most beloved characters in Robert Kirkman’s Invincible. A being with enormous power and a kind heart, Allen has fought alongside and against Invincible on…Read moreRead more

Imperial Snitch gets the Vinyl Treatment

If you’re a fan of Disney’s very popular Vinylmation figures,then like myself, you can’t wait for August 25th to hurry up and get here. That being the release date for Star Wars Vinylmation Series 2 at Disney theme parks and Downtown Disney locations only. Now we’ve already shown you the character line up in our…Read moreRead more

Marvel Comics Talks Fightin' Fanboys with TNA's Samoa Joe

Joe’s gonna kill you… The Marvel Comics website has an interview up with TNA Pro Wrestler Samoa Joe. In it, the Samoan Submission Machine talks when he got in to comics, his favorite books and characters, his upcoming 4-way match at Hardcore Justice, and who he would tag team with in the Marvel Universe. Here…Read moreRead more

Invincible #100- The Death of…

Got this cryptic image today from Image Comics… let’s hope it’s not the death of Invincible, one of the greatest superhero to come out of the modern age from the creator of The Walking Dead, Robert Kirkman. More info to come…make sure to visit www.imagecomics.com for more on Invincible.

Grimm Season 2 Starts Tomorrow, August 13th at 10/9 C !!!

(Photo courtesy of NBC Universal) Are you ready? Grimm, the runaway smash hit from NBC, is back for season two starting August 13th!!! Having watched the entire first season, I can tell you that Pastrami Nation has been waiting for this! Grimm had an amazing first season, an awesome showing at the San Diego Comic…Read moreRead more

Chopping Block Review: The Victories #1

Review by Nolan P. Smith- Pastrami Nation Writer: Michael Avon Oeming Artist: Michael Avon Oeming Release Date: August 15th, 2012 Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Website: www.darkhorse.com Michael Avon Oeming is one those comic book creators that grabs your attention right from the get go. I own much of his works, from his crazy popular Powers,…Read moreRead more

Chopping Block Review: It Girl and the Atomics #1

Review by Nolan P. Smith-Pastrami Nation Writer: Jamie S. Rich Artist: Mike Norton Release Date: August 8th, 2012 Publisher: Image Comics Website: www.imagecomics.com Mike Allred’s Madman is an independent staple in the comic industry. The zany world of Frank Einstein is one of the most original, colorful worlds seen on the four-color page. The Atomics…Read moreRead more

Legendary Comic Book Artist Joe Kubert Passes Away at 85

The comic world has lost a legend, and the world lost a great man. Joe Kubert, who’s name needs no introduction to those vested in the world of comic books, has passed away today at the age of 85. Kubert is best known for his work on Hawkman, Sgt. Rock and a slew of other…Read moreRead more

Dark Horse Horror: Gets Under Your Skin

Yes, under our skin indeed! Our friends over at Dark Horse Comics sent two very cool, very interesting images out this week, so I wanted to share them with you. Dark Horse publishes a variety of genres: from action, sci-fi, horror, comedy, superheroes, you name it, they make it. Check out what Dark Horse has…Read moreRead more

Dead or Alive 5- Opening Declaration and Box Art!

It’s a great year for fighters! September 25th marks the release of another storied franchise fighter, Dead or Alive! Created by Team Ninja and published by Tecmo Koei America, Dead or Alive 5 brings back the fighters for an all new tournament, and this times brings in some familiar faces from the Virtua Fighter franchise…Read moreRead more

It Girl and the Atomics #1 Sells Out! Back to the Presses!!!

Another sell out! Spinning out of the mega popular Madman comics, It Girl and the Atomics #1 has sold out already! Here is the official press release from Image Comics: THE GIRL’S GOT IT New MADMAN spin-off sells out, gets 2nd printing Berkeley, CA – August 10, 2012 — IT GIRL AND THE ATOMICS #1,…Read moreRead more

Batman and DC Unlimited Wave 2! Wonder Woman! Dark Knight Returns Batman!

Now I am impressed! After the reveals of the press photos for Mattel’s DC and Batman Unlimited first waves, we are already hit with some photos of the second! The second waves for both lines are set to drop in early 2013, and revealed so far are: Batman Unlimited Series 2 – Dark Knight Batman…Read moreRead more

Mattel Releases Press Images of the First Waves of Batman Unlimited and DC Unlimited

DC is bouncing back! Mattel released info on the upocming Batman Unlimited and DC Unlimited lines, which are due to hit later this year. Here is the line up as well as some images. I am not the biggest fan of the new 52 designs, but these look really good! Batman Unlimited Wave 1 –…Read moreRead more

WWE Releases Abraham Washington- No More Millions of Dollars!

That’s a wrap, folks. Abraham Washington, the mouthpiece to the WWE Tag Team the Prime Time Players, has been released by the WWE today, which can be found HERE. Here is the official quote from the WWE: WWE has come to terms on the release of WWE Superstar A.W. as of today, August 10, 2012….Read moreRead more

Marvel NOW: Rick Remender and John Romita Jr Take Over Captain America + Cover Art!

For me, this is the dream team. Rick Remender, who has wowed me since Image Comic’s Sea of Red (which you should all go check out!), is now in the driver seat for the sentinel of liberty, with the legendary John Romita Jr. bringing the story to life this November. Marvel.com spoke with Remender about…Read moreRead more

Marvel NOW: Jason Aaron and Esad Ribic Take the Reigns of Thor- God of Thunder

The Thunder God Rises Again. Marvel.com has an article up with Writer Jason Aaron and artist Esad Ribic as they take on the Asgardian in Thor- God of Thunder. Looks like Thor is in good hands, as a new villain in the series will be The God Butcher, a being that goes around killing immortals…Read moreRead more

The Winners of Pastrami Nation's SDCC 2012 Giveaways Are…

The winners of the first ever Pastrami Nation giveaway are: KEELEON and J_R_SQUARED! Congrats to both of you!!! Please contact Pastrami Nation by Twitter @nolanpsmith and send your email address and mailing address in a private message! We will then let you know what prize you won and get it sent out to you next…Read moreRead more

Marvel NOW: Mark Waid & Leinil Yu Talk the Indestructible Hulk + Cover!

The Hulk will smash! Yes, that line above is wrong on purpose. In an interview with Marvel.com, writer Mark Waid and artist Leinil Yu talk about the new Indestructible Hulk book, which hits this November. Waid is a legend in the comic book world, with my personal favorites being Irredeemable and Daredevil, and now he…Read moreRead more

Marvel NOW: Deadpool #1 Cover, Interview, and His Villains-The Presidents of the United States

Yes, the Presidents of the United States. With the reveal of the cover for the all new Deadpool #1, Marvel.com has an interview with the new creative team, where the villains for the first arc are revealed as our past Presidents. Yup, only in Deadpool. Head over to check out the full article HERE and…Read moreRead more

Marvel NOW: Fraction Talks Fantastic Four and FF + Covers For the Two New Series!

The family’s all here. Marvel.com has an interview up with writer Matt Fraction, the new writer for both Fantastic Four and FF come this November. Fraction will be teaming with legendary comic artist Mark Bagley for Marvel’s first family, and with off the wall sensation Mike Allred for FF. As you can see in the…Read moreRead more

Joss Whedon to Write and Direct Avengers 2!

It’s good to be Whedon. Joss Whedon, the phenom behind the Avengers film, has signed on for Marvel Films through 2015. What does this mean? He will write and direct Avengers 2, develop a Marvel TV series and more! Here is the official word from Marvel.com: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes have reason to celebrate, as “Marvel’s…Read moreRead more

Rest in Peace David Rivera

As you have noticed today, we haven’t posted anything new. There is a reason for that. Early this morning, at 1:30 am, I got the horrible news that my good friend David Rivera had died Tuesday night after being hit by a suspected DUI driver. David was the biggest comic book fan I know, and…Read moreRead more

45 Minutes Left for Agent 88!!! HUGE Update and Peter Mayhew…aka Chewbacca!

The time is upon us! Digger and his Agent 88 Kickstarter project has only 45 minutes left to go!!! The amount raised is HUGE, check out the page for the full number!!! Make sure to go check out the Kickstarter page now while there is still time! http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1460783231/agent-88-the-web-series ALSO, check out a video with the…Read moreRead more

23 Hours to Go for the Agent 88 Kickstarter Project! + A Word with Ernie Reyes Jr…AKA Keno from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2!

Times almost up! Digger’s Agent 88 Kickstarter Project has less than a day to reach it’s goal. HUGE amounts of support have poured in, and he is almost there, but almost doesn’t get funded! Make sure to go over to the Agent 88 Kickstarter page, which is: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1460783231/agent-88-the-web-series, and back this awesome project! There are…Read moreRead more

He-Man has been Saved! Check out the Annoucement from Mattel's Scott Neitlich!

I guess the fans really do have the power! Matty Collector announced today that the He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Classics line blew away the required number of subscriptions for the line to go forward! So looks like we will get Ram Man after all! Plus, the fan’s choice winner is: Geldor!!! As…Read moreRead more

Disney and 20th Century Fox Negotiating: Which Could Mean an Extension for Daredevil Reboot and Characters Returning to Marvel!

He is coming…. Galactus!!! Variety reported some interesting news for Marvel fans. Disney and 20th Century Fox are apparently in negotiations: so that Fox can get an extension on the timeline for their Daredevil do-over, and for several HUGE characters to go back to Marvel, so that they can be used in the core Marvel/Disney…Read moreRead more

Mickey Rourke is Marv Once Again for Sin City-A Dame to Kill For

Most people think Marv is crazy. He just had the rotten luck of being born in the wrong century. He’d be right at home on some ancient battlefield swinging an axe into somebody’s face. Or in a Roman arena, taking his sword to other gladiators like him… Mickey Rourke, who has been everywhere in the…Read moreRead more

Marvel NOW: Iron Man #1 Cover and Details Revealed

No longer the armored Avenger…no…Iron Man is now the Iconic Avenger. Which fits as his armor is as every bit iconic as Captain America’s shield and Thor’s hammer. Marvel.com posted an interview today with new series writer Kieron Gillen, where he talks about Iron Man, the man behind the mask, and what’s in store for…Read moreRead more