By Kevin Hoskinson From Lion Forge Comics comes “Haphaven,” a witty, smart and super entertaining book filled with adventure, bravery, and superstition. It’s all packaged in a story that is akin to Alice in Wonderland with its sense of wonder and danger. Learning from her father the superstitions of the world, young Alex Mills is a teenager who does anything […]
By Amie Macias “Through dangers untold and hardships unnumbered…” There isn’t a woman around who hasn’t seen Labyrinth, who can’t recite that passage from memory – or truthfully, any fan of the cult classic that won’t recite back with you the lyrics of Magic Dance. Don’t know what I’m talking about? Well, all I can say is you remind me […]
By Staff Reports As first revealed at The Brazen Bull, the Eternal Warrior lets loose in the INCURSION #2 preview! The epic first issue dropped last week and it was only a taste of what’s to come! Alex Paknadel, Andy Diggle, and Doug Braithwaite’s INCURSION is a can’t-miss event as it introduces a brand-new threat to the Valiant Universe while […]
By Staff Reports Vault Comics is thrilled to announce that, after extremely high demand, These Savage Shores #1 will receive a very special printing as part of the new VAULT LINES series of deluxe black-and-white special edition issues highlighting the astonishing original inks from Vault artists. Printed on deluxe heavyweight paper, Vault Lines introduces a brand-new presentation venue to the […]
By Myke Fabela Hey guys, Myke Fabela here back with with the latest Myke Drop! This time, we look at Bloodshot Rising Spirit #3 from Valiant Entertainment! Bloodshot is one of my favorite characters in Valiant, give it a listen!
By Kevin Hoskinson Late last year, actress Kristen Bell announced on Twitter that “Veronica Mars” was coming back to TV via Hulu. It was a surprise announcement to be sure, but one that got fans (affectionately known as “Marshmallows”) excited. After three seasons on the air, a successfully crowd-funded movie, and a couple of novels, marshmallows were sure that they […]
By Steven Seggerman Tyr: Chains of Valhalla is a side-scrolling shooter much like that of Mega Man, except in all the worst ways possible. I want to get this out of the way now; I hated this game. I hated just about everything in regards to this game. If you are a fan of fun, don’t pick this up. I […]
By Myke Fabela Get ready for another Myke Drop! Myke Fabela reviews IDW’s TMNT #91 as the series marches to a landmark #100 issues! Check it out, let us know if you agree or disagree!
By Staff Reports Off with his head! Scout Comics has lost its head when it comes to the annoucement of their latest 2019 release, Headless. HEADLESS is created by Alexander Banchitta (Captives, Champions of Earth, Hard Tales) and featured stark, stunnung artwork by Robert Ahmad (Captive, The Devil in Disguise, It Came Out On A Wednesday, ThrillVault Anthology), is a […]
By Staff Reports As first revealed on Syfy Wire, Valiant Entertainment is excited to share the identities of the main characters of its upcoming sci-fi action series, PSI-LORDS, coming in June from writer Fred Van Lente (IVAR, TIMEWALKER; GENERATION ZERO) and artist Renato Guedes (SHADOWMAN). The character designs were rendered by concept artist Jonathan Arthur Ashley. Meet Artisan, Beacon, Hazard, and Tank, four […]
By Daniel Schwartz It has been a long journey from King Robert’s visit to Winterfell in Season 1. More beloved heroes and terrifying villains have met their end than in any other TV series. Season 8 should be no different. With no book to use as a reference, fans are left to speculate how the journey will finally end in […]
By Staff Reports BOOM! Studios today revealed a first look at the highly anticipated FIREFLY: BAD COMPANY #1, the first oversized special issue from the company’s sold out continuation of Joss Whedon’s sci-fi epic, in partnership with 20th Century Fox Consumer Products, giving us the secret origin story of the infamous Mrs. Reynolds, available in stores March 2019. Writer Josh […]
By Wudood Omran Do you ever hear voices in your head? Imagine if those very same voices were responsible for your “success” in life? Aiden McCormick, an ex-marine, is a hotshot Detroit detective in 2055. And he has a little secret, three vials in his coat pocket. All that remains of his fallen comrades from a tragic mission gone wrong. […]
By Kevin Hoskinson It’s the dawn of a new era for Atomic Robo, and it’s up and running with the latest issue in the new series. Issue #1 was a great intro to the series, both serving as a great jumping point for new readers as well as a great continuation for those returning to see the latest adventures of […]
By Nolan P. Smith When it comes to original comics in the past decade or so, you cannot make a list without including The Umbrella Academy from Dark Horse Comics. The off-beat, smart series following a strange retired superteam tasked with saving the world by Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba has taken the world by storm, leading to the Netflix […]
By Staff Reports Power-Con is proud to reveal the exclusives for the 2019 Power-Con show! Please note that the product you see here is not final, and subject to change including, but not limited to, accessories, colors, and details. • Masters of the Universe Classics Collector’s Choice 3-Pack: Slamurai and two Snake Troopers This 3-pack completes the release of the MOTUC […]
By Nolan P. Smith Photos from NecaOnline.com I have been awaiting NECA’s reveals for the New York Toy Fair, as NECA is one of my all-time favorite companies. Their Predators and Aliens are amazing, and it looks like we are set for an awesome 2019. Reveals at the show include Toony Terrors 6 inch line, from the new Godzilla: King […]
Toy Fair 2019: DC Collectibles Goes Lucha with ¡LUCHA EXPLOSIVA! , Reveals New DC Prime Line and More
By Staff Reports Masks. Muscles. Mayhem. Mexican Luchadores and a new premium-grade action figure line are among the highlights as DC Collectibles, the award-winning line of collectibles, at this year’s American International Toy Fair in New York. Expanding its diverse catalog of must-have collector’s items, DC Collectibles will present an exciting slate: DC ¡LUCHA EXPLOSIVA! is a thrilling and imaginative new universe […]
By Nolan P. Smith Photos from Hasbro Pulse Hasbro knocked it out of the park with Marvel Legends at the New York Toy Fair. Tons of new figures were revealed, for me the standouts are the Spider-Man Doppleganger, Cannonball, first appearance Wolverine and Hulk two pack, Korg, Silver Samurai and the Alex Ross inspired classics. Take a look and let […]
By Nolan P. Smith Photos from Hasbro Pulse It’s morphin time! Hasbro has shown off their new Lightning Collection for the Power Rangers line of action figures. Since acquiring the license, fans have been clamoring to see more, and here it is! Plus, Gamestop gets an exclusive Goldar figure! Who’s on board for this new line of figures?
Pastrami Nation Podcast Scheduled Feb 20th at 7:00 PM PST- Dungeons & Dragons, Spencer & Locke, Toy Fair 2019 and More!
By Nolan P. Smith Join us for our next Podcast! It is Feb 20th at 7pm PST, broadcasting LIVE from Linebreakers in Victorville, CA! We will dive deeper into the world of Dungeons & Dragons, talk about Action Lab’s Spencer & Locke, as well as the best we have seen coming out of Toy Fair 2019! Tune in on […]
By Nolan P. Smith (Photos from the Mcfarlane Toys Instagram) The New York Toy Fair 2019 is in full effect, and McFarlane Toys is amazing everyone with their reveals. The company, founded by comic book legend Todd McFarlane, is known for figures based on McFarlane’s Spawn, The Walking Dead, NBA and NFL Sport Picks among others. Last year, the company […]
By Staff Reports Bluefin, a Bandai Namco group company and the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan and Asia, proudly announces a new action figure product line it will carry from Storm Collectibles as it opens pre-orders for “Gears of War.” A pair of officially licensed new 1/12 scale figures for Marcus Fenix and […]
By Staff Reports Lucas Blanc, a notorious assassin, is contracted by a powerful NGO to execute a figure known as The Messiah, a man so influential that he stopped a riot in Los Angeles with a single word. That is the set up for Crucified, a brand new series hitting this year from Scout Comics. Described as “James Bond meets The […]
By Staff Reports Following his critically acclaimed and sold-out SAVAGE SWORD OF CONAN series, writer Gerry Duggan, along with his best-selling INFINITY WARS artist Mike Deodato, will embark on a new and epic adventure this May in Marvel’s all-new series SAVAGE AVENGERS! Spinning out of the events of AVENGERS: NO ROAD HOME, SAVAGE AVENGERS will find Conan fighting alongside an […]
By Staff Reports Khary Randolph (We Are Robin, Black, Tech Jacket) and Brandon Thomas (Horizon, The Many Adventures of Miranda Mercury, Noble) ignite a generational war in an all-new, action-fantasy series—Excellence—launching from Image/Skybound Entertainment this May. This new series features a creative team comprised entirely of creators of color. “Excellence is all about contrasts—characters that are capable of doing these […]
By Staff Reports Beginning in April, IDW Publishing will launch an all-new front in the War on Drugs with the official Narcos comic book series, an original story set within the continuity of the first season of the drama series, a Netflix Original produced by Gaumont. Written by Ryan Ferrier (G.I. Joe: Silent Option) with art by Vic Malhotra (The […]
By Staff Reports Batman, Superman and the entire roster of DC’s iconic characters have a new place to hang up their capes and cowls. McFarlane Toys, an award-winning toy company, announced today they have entered into a three-year global licensing agreement with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC, to release DC Multiverse collector figures in both mass and […]
By Staff Reports Get ready for a throwback to classic platformers as Rad Rogers invades the Nintendo Switch with guns drawn. Rad Rodgers, an homage to classic ’90s-era platformers from developer Slipgate Studios and publishers 3D Realms and HandyGames, a THQ Nordic company, locks and loads on Nintendo Switch February 26 with all-new content including local co-op, versus mode, and […]
By Nolan P. Smith Get ready to die, die, and die again, yet have a blast while doing so! Salt and Sanctuary, the brutal hand-drawn 2D Soulslike platformer from Ska Studios with over 900,000 downloads, is now on Xbox One. This is easily one of my favorite games when I played it on the Nintendo Switch. Now, the problematic romp […]