Batman Beyond: The Complete Series Comes to Blu Ray and Digital in October

By Staff Reports Batman Beyond, the landmark animated television series that illuminated the imagination of a new generation of Batman fans with its creation of an altogether new hero, is celebrating its 20th anniversary – and you get the gift! Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has remastered the heralded series for its first-ever presentation on Blu-ray™…Read moreRead more

VIZ Media To Showcase One-Punch Man At Licensing Expo 2019

By Staff Reports VIZ Media showcases one of pop culture’s hottest brands as it highlights ONE-PUNCH MAN at Licensing Expo 2019. Season 2 of the runaway hit anime series just launched on HULU with new simulcast episodes streaming weekly on the same day as the Japanese TV broadcast premiere. VIZ Media is the master licensor…Read moreRead more

Best of 2018: Action Figures and Collectibles

By Pastrami Nation Staff Photos by Jason T. Smith 2018 brought the world some fantastic action figures, making it so hard to choose just 5. Hasbro released some amazing Marvel Legends, Mezco’s King Kong is a work of art, Creative Beast Studio’s debuted their impressive Beasts of the Mesozoic, and the Transformers shined with Power…Read moreRead more

Designer Con 2018 Shatters Expectations

By Nolan P. Smith Editor Photos by Jason T. Smith and Nolan P. Smith (Victor Valley)– Designer Con took place at the Anaheim Convention Center this past weekend, and for me, it became the best con of 2018. Designer Con has grown leaps and bounds since I last visited years ago. Now in Anaheim, the…Read moreRead more

Designer Con Lands in Anaheim This Weekend

By Nolan P. Smith Editor (Victor Valley)– The popular arts take over the Anaheim Convention Center this weekend as Designer Con returns for its 2018 show. The three-day event kicks off on November 16th and runs all weekend. Designer Con is an annual art and design convention that brings all forms of art forms under…Read moreRead more

Los Angeles Comic Con Brings Pop Culture Greatness to Southern California

By Nolan P. Smith (Victor Valley)– Beginning this Friday, the Los Angeles Convention Center will be taken over by superheroes, comic book creators, celebrities, and the one and only Jack Black as the Los Angeles Comic Con (LACC) brings an action-packed convention for 2018. From October 26th through October 28th, the convention aims to deliver…Read moreRead more

Pastrami Nation Podcast: Toy Fair 2017, John Wick Chapter 2, The Great Wall and More

Pastrami Nation’s latest podcast covers the amazing toys of Toy Fair, the John Wick sequel, and the international blockbuster The Great Wall For our latest podcast, the group (Nolan, Jason, Robert, Mychal and Erik) talk about their favorite reveals at the New York Toy Fair, the awesomeness of John Wick Chapter 2, the surprise international…Read moreRead more

Pastrami Nation Podcast: Nintendo Switch, X-O Manowar, American Gods, Image Comics and More

By Nolan P. Smith We are back with another exciting podcast! For our special Groundhog Day episode, we talk about the Nintendo Switch, the upcoming X-O Manowar series, the awesome series Curse Words, the amazing American Gods and the TV series and comic series it has spawned, and the anniversary of the iconic Image Comics….Read moreRead more

Pastrami Nation Podcast: Rogue One- A Star Wars Story Round Table

Pastrami Nation Breaks Down Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and More We are back, back again! Welcome to the latest Pastrami Nation podcast! We are excited to discuss the biggest movie this month, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story! Plus, we talk about what movies we are looking forward to in 2017, and what…Read moreRead more

Five Days of Christmas Giveaways Becomes a Christmas Eve Giveaway!

By Nolan P. Smith As it is the season to be giving, we have decided to give away more items than we originally planned and move our Christmas Giveaways from online to our favorite comic shop: on Christmas Eve, we will be at QBC Toys and More in Victorville, CA at 6:00 p.m.: we will…Read moreRead more

Comikaze Expo is Now Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con, Takes Place Oct 28-30

Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con Flys Into LA October 28-30 By Nolan P. Smith As fans of the hit convention Comikaze Expo get ready for the 2016 convention, they will be attending the show with a brand new name. Now known as Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con, the convention is packed with fan…Read moreRead more

Funimation Entertainment Confirms Exclusives for San Diego Comic Con

SDCC Exclusive “Dragon Ball Z” and Limited Edition “One Piece” Funko Pop! Vinyl Figures Will Be Available to Fans During the Convention Until Sold Out By Staff Reports– Funimation Entertainment shared final details today on its line-up of exclusive and limited edition merchandise for San Diego Comic-Con 2016 taking place later this week. This year,…Read moreRead more

Countdown to Comic Con Giveaway Week 3: Video Game Funko POPS!

Our Countdown to Comic Con giveaway rolls on with a special edition in honor of the upcoming E3 Expo! Check out the video, and leave a comment on this page, or on Facebook, to be entered for a chance to win one of 2 exclusive Funko POP figures: Gentleman Claptrap or Power Armor! Contest ends…Read moreRead more

Countdown to Comic-Con Giveaway #2! Doctor Who Pop Exclusive!

Doctor Who Pop

Win a Doctor Who Pop Eleventh Doctor Summer Convention Exclusive By Nolan P. Smith Here goes week 2 of the Countdown to Comic-Con here at Pastrami Nation! Every week up right up to the San Diego Comic Con in July, we will be giving away something full of pop culture awesomeness! This week, we will…Read moreRead more

Countdown to Comic Con Giveaway! WIN a SEALED Funko Deadpool Pop! Mystery Figure!

Want to win a Funko Deadpool Pop! Mystery Figure? Enter Now! By Nolan P. Smith This week marks the kick-off of Pastrami Nation’s Countdown to Comic Con Giveaway! Every week up right up to the San Diego Comic Con in July, we will be giving away something full of pop culture awesomeness! This week, we…Read moreRead more

BBC Worldwide North America Presents the Holiday Gift Guide for Doctor Who and Sherlock

By Nolan P. Smith The fine folks at BBC Worldwide North America sent us over a holiday gift guide for fans of two of the biggest shows in pop culture- Sherlock and Doctor Who. So whether you know a fan of Holmes and the good Dr. Watson, or you have that Whovian in your life…Read moreRead more

Warner Bros. Consumer Products Licensees Take on Comic Con International; San Diego

By Staff Reports Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) is heading to Comic-Con International: SanDiego (SDCC) 2015 in support of its licensing partners as they feature exclusive products and giveaways throughout the four-day event.  From Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice to DC Super Hero Girls to Scooby-Doo and more, fun offerings can be found for…Read moreRead more