The Wonder Woman Origin Trailer is Here!

Wonder Woman

DC Comic’s Wonder Woman Hits Theaters This June By Nolan P. Smith June cannot come soon enough. This summer, we finally get a full-fledged movie dedicated to one of DC Comic’s greatest heroes, Wonder Woman. Starring Gal Gadot as Diana, aka Wonder Woman, this film looks better and better every time new footage drops. Check…Read moreRead more

Toy Fair 2017: DC Collectibles Reveals Superman/Doomsday 2-Pack, Bombshells and More

DC Collectibles

Justice League and Wonder Woman Movie Collectibles Due Out This Year as Well from DC Collectibles By Nolan P. Smith The New York Toy Fair always brings out the best in companies, and this year is no different. DC Collectibles wowed with a variety of collectibles, including statues based on the upcoming Wonder Woman and…Read moreRead more

Toy Fair 2017: Mezco Wows with 2017 One:12 Collective Lineup, Includes Netflix Daredevil, Darkseid and Popeye

Mezco One:12 Collective

Mezco revealed their latest One:12 Collective Figures at Pre-Toy Fair Event By Nolan P. Smith Mezco has been winning the 1/12 scale figure war in my book, as their releases have been top notch. Figures like Batman V Superman’s Batman and Armored Batman, The Dark Knight Returns Batman, Green Arrow, Daredevil, and more have all…Read moreRead more

Pastrami Nation Podcast: The Movies Podcast!

What movies are hitting in 2017? We break it down this episode! By Nolan P. Smith Check out the latest episode of the Pastrami Nation podcast! This time, in a podcast recorded at and broadcasted live at QBC Toys and More in Victorville, CA-Nolan, Jason, Mychal, Robert and Nick talk about the biggest movies slated…Read moreRead more

Trinity #1 Review- Time to Breathe

DC Comic’s Trinity Sits at the Front of the Table By Nolan P. Smith The Rebirth event has been a complete success for DC Comics, cementing a slew of books to the top of the mountain. With Trinity, we get a series devoted to DC’s big three: Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman. So what could…Read moreRead more

SuperToyCon Cosplayers

By Nolan P. Smith Photos by Nolan P. Smith and Jason T. Smith Check out some photos we snapped of cosplayers at SuperToyCon this past weekend in Las Vegas. Though there weren’t a whole lot of cosplayers walking the convention floor, we found some pretty great costumes! Check them out!

Justice League Trailer

No, that title isn’t misleading, the trailer for the Justice League movie made its debut at the San Diego Comic Con. In case you haven’t seen it, here it is!

SDCC 2016: Cosplay from the Con Floor- Part 1

By Nolan P. Smith The San Diego Comic Con is going forward with full steam, check out a few of the awesome cosplayers we came across today, and keep checking back for more con coverage, right here on Pastrami Nation!

Wonder Woman #1 Review: A New Way Home

Wonder Woman

By Nolan P. Smith As her Rebirth Special laid the groundwork, this beginning to the new series starring Wonder Woman shows the Amazonian Princess trying to sort through her past to see what’s real and what isn’t, which leads her down a path to a very familiar face. Greg Rucka and Liam Sharp deliver an…Read moreRead more

Pop Culture Corner: Why Batman V Superman Worked

Batman V Superman is a fan’s dream come true: here’s why By Nolan P. Smith (Originally published on High Desert Daily) (Victor Valley)– The time has come, and I can now say I have seen one of the most highly anticipated comic book inspired films of all time. With Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice,…Read moreRead more

Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice Review

The Dark Knight versus the Man of Steel- Welcome to Batman V Superman By Nolan P. Smith (California)– DC Comics had made no secret that a lot is writing on Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice. Having some lackluster outings at the box office in the past (Green Lantern, Jonah Hex, Superman Returns), this film…Read moreRead more

SDCC 2015: San Diego Comic Con 2015 Cosplay- Cowboy Bebop, King of Fighters, Harley Quinns and More

By Nolan P. Smith Photos by Nolan P. Smith and Jason T. Smith The San Diego Comic Con has come to an end, so relive the moments with some Comic Con cosplay! Here’s a brand new batch of photos straight from Comic Con! From a few Harley Quinns, a female Spike from Cowboy Bebop, the…Read moreRead more

Justice League Gods and Monsters Chronicles- Wonder Woman

By Nolan P. Smith Bruce Timm, the man behind some of the most iconic animated series of all time (Batman: The Animated Series, Justice League Unlimited) is back with another animated project with DC Comics. This time, its an alternate take on the universe that’s for a mature audience with Justice League: Gods and Monsters….Read moreRead more

WonderCon Anaheim 2015- The Women of WonderCon

By Nolan P. Smith (Anaheim)– With WonderCon having been a huge success once again, it’s time to look back at the amazement we witnessed firsthand. So, first off, let’s take a look at the Women of WonderCon 2015! Pastrami Nation’s Nolan, Jason, Puppetmaster Jason, and DimSumHottie were all in attendance to see what the Comic…Read moreRead more

WonderCon 2015: Let the Coverage Begin!

By Nolan P. Smith (Anaheim)– WonderCon 2015 is drawing to its close, but the pictures are just beginning to roll in! The Pastrami Nation crew attended the massive comic convention this weekend in Anaheim, and what we witnessed can only be explained as a fanboy’s dream come true. Comic books, action figures, high end collectibles,…Read moreRead more

Zack Snyder Tweets Out Photo of Jason Momoa as Aquaman- Unite the Seven

By Nolan P. Smith Zack Snyder just tweeted out a photo that will make comic book fandom around the world ecstatic. The director of the much anticipated Superman V Batman: Dawn of Justice film hitting in 2016 just tweeted out a photo of actor Jason Momoa as Aquaman, with the words “Unite the Seven” plastered…Read moreRead more

The Women of WonderCon 2014

By Nolan P. Smith Photos by Jason T. Smith (Anaheim)– WonderCon is now just a memory, but it is a pretty great memory! As with every con, cosplay is always a huge factor of it. So, with that said, we bring to you the Women of WonderCon 2014!  

SDCC 2013: Cosplay From The Last Day of Con

It’s over!But not yet. Comic Con might be over, but the pictures, the news and the excitement are just starting up! Check out some great, and some strange, cosplayers from the last day of con, and make sure to check back for more right here at Pastrami Nation!

WonderCon 2013- Women, Heroes, and Oblivion

(Photographs by Jason T. Smith-Pastrami Nation) By Nolan Patrick Smith-Pastrami Nation (Anaheim) On Easter weekend, superheroes, zombies, G.I Joes and more invaded the Anaheim Convention Center for WonderCon 2013, leaving fun to be had all weekend. This is the second year that WonderCon has come to Southern California, as they normally hold their event in…Read moreRead more