Pastrami Nation will Return on November 11th

By Nolan P. Smith Editor Pastrami Nation is going on a brief hiatus until November 11th. That will be the day of our next podcast and more! Why you ask? Well, I am getting married this weekend and will be out of state on our honeymoon until November 11th. Thank you to everyone who reads, watches, and supports Pastrami Nation! […]


By Staff Reports L.A. Comic Con, L.A.’s largest event for comics, gaming, sci-fi and pop culture, is converting their session passes to 1-day and 3-day weekend passes for the December 3–5 event at the Los Angeles Convention Center. There are no additional requirements, steps, or cost for fans who have purchased single-session or multi-session weekend passes. Sessions were originally developed […]

McDonald’s USA Unveils First-Ever NFT to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of the McRib

By Staff Reports McRib season is almost here, and no one is more excited than the McRib superfans that eagerly anticipate its return to McDonald’s menu each year. From sliding into our DMs asking “when is the McRib coming back?” to creating a locator tool where fellow fans can report McRib sightings, they’ve proven their love for this delicious, yet elusive […]

Dr. Squatch and Halo Power Up Consumers’ Shower Routine with New Spartan Scrub Soap

By Staff Reports Dr. Squatch, a fast-growing men’s natural soap and personal care company, today announced the launch of Spartan Scrub, their limited edition soap made in collaboration with 343 Industries. This partnership celebrates the 20th anniversary of the legendary Halo franchise, powering up consumers’ shower routine with a new soap that will leave them energized, focused, and ready to take […]

LA Comic Con Just Got Bigger: Show Expands Footprint and Genres Adding eSports, Square Footage and More!

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– L.A. Comic Con, L.A.’s largest event for comics, gaming, sci-fi and pop culture, is proud to announce its expansion physically and experientially, as it will take over the West Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center for the first time, thanks to its partnership with PCB Productions, a cross-platform content creation company for interactive, VR, film, television, and […]

Six Flags Magic Mountain Announces Record 20th Coaster WONDER WOMAN Flight of Courage

By Staff Reports Six Flags Magic Mountain, the undisputed “Thrill Capital of the World,” in partnership with Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment and DC, unveiled plans to add yet another record-breaking coaster—WONDER WOMAN™ Flight of Courage—to its unparalleled thrill ride lineup. Six Flags Magic Mountain’s record 20th roller coaster—the most at any theme park in the world—will debut as the tallest […]

Legendary Comics Announces the Official Graphic Novel Adaptation of Denis Villeneuve’s Epic Film Dune

By Staff Reports Legendary Comics, in cooperation with Herbert Properties, LLC, announced today the official movie graphic novel based on Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures’ Dune, the critically acclaimed film adaptation of Frank Herbert’s seminal bestselling book from Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Denis Villeneuve. Both the graphic novel and the film, currently in theaters worldwide, tell the epic hero’s journey […]


By Staff Reports Hasbro Pulse Con 2021 showed off some brand new figures for the new Fortnite line of action figures! Revealed were: FORTNITE VICTORY ROYALE SERIES THE SEVEN COLLECTION: THE SCIENTIST Figure (HASBRO/Age 8 years & up/Approx Retail Price: $44.99/Available: Winter 2022) THE SCIENTIST drops off the Battle Bus and glides into the Victory Royale Series! This FORTNITE VICTORY […]

ALL-NEW Batman: The Dark Knight Returns Figures from McFarlane Toys

By Staff Reports Collectors! Get ready to expand your McFarlane Toys DC Collection with the brand new Build-A-Figure collection, featuring The Batman, Superman, Robin, and The Joker. Collect them all to build the MASSIVE Horse that Batman rides into battle from The Dark Knight Returns! Incredibly detailed 7” scale figures based off the DC Multiverse. Designed with Ultra Articulation with up to 22 moving parts for full range of posing and […]

Marvel’s Hit-Monkey Trailer is HERE!

By Staff Reports Check out the all new trailer and key art for Hulu Original series “Marvel’s Hit-Monkey.” The series premieres on November 17th, 2021 with all ten episodes.  SYNOPSIS: After a Japanese snow monkey’s tribe is slaughtered, he joins forces with the ghost of an American assassin and together, they begin killing their way through the Yakuza underworld. CAST: George Takei, Jason Sudeikis, Olivia Munn, Ally […]

DC Fandome DC Reveals: Direct Statues and THE BATMAN MOVIE Action Figures

By Staff Reports Legendary Comic Artist and McFarlane Toys CEO Todd McFarlane shared new details about McFarlane Toys recently announcing a partnership with DC Direct to create new DC collectibles and revealed the FIRST LOOK of the McFarlane Toys DC Direct lines!  Watch DC FanDome 2021 Here!  In 2022, McFarlane Toys will start releasing  BRAND NEW DC statues and figures, […]


By Staff Reports BANDAI SPIRITS Co., LTD. (President and Chief Executive Officer: Nao Udagawa, Head Office: Minato-ku, Tokyo) will be operating “THE GUNPLA SHOWROOM DUBAI” from late October, 2021 to March 31, 2022, at the Dubai Mall, a shopping mall in Dubai in the city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, concurrently with Expo 2020 Dubai that will begin […]

HorrorFest International to Take Place Oct 20th-23rd

By Kevin Hoskinson HorrorFest International is just around the corner, and like years past, it promises to bring the chills to beautiful St. George, Utah. Running from October 20th – 23rd, the long-running festival will showcase filmmakers from all around the globe, featuring both short films and full-length features. The event will include filmmaker Q & A’s, storyteller panels, a […]

Jada Toys Reveals Universal Monsters Frankenstein’s Monster Deluxe Action Figure as a Next Level Exclusive

By Nolan P. Smith Jada Toys, mainly known for their amazing die cast collectibles, has jumped into the world of six inch figures with Universal Monsters. Not only that, but they have an amazing Next Level exclusive just in time for Halloween- and its the man himself, Frankenstein’s Monster. Here is all the info on the black and white exclusive, […]

Adult Swim and Crunchyroll Reveal November 13 Premiere Date for Blade Runner: Black Lotus and First look at Shenmue the Animation

By Staff Reports Adult Swim and Crunchyroll’s highly anticipated new series Blade Runner: Black Lotus is set to premiere on November 13 at midnight ET with two new back-to-back episodes, revealed during New York Comic Con’s The Future of Blade Runner: Black Lotus virtual panel along with a new trailer and key art from the series. The panel featured Shinji Aramaki (co-director), Kenji Kamiyama (co-director), Joseph Chou (executive producer), and […]

Disney+ Releases First Trailer For All-New Adventure Comedy “Home Sweet Home Alone” Premiering On Disney+ Day

By Staff Reports The trailer for Disney+’s all-new adventure comedy “Home Sweet Home Alone” is here! The reimagining of the beloved holiday film franchise will unleash comedic mayhem this holiday season, so be sure to check out the trailer and these new images from the film today. A Disney+ Day premiere, “Home Sweet Home Alone” will debut November 12, 2021 […]


By Staff Reports GKIDS, the acclaimed distributor of multiple Academy Award®-nominated animated features announced today it will bring BELLE to cinemas nationwide starting January 14. BELLE, from Oscar®-nominated filmmaker Mamoru Hosoda and Japan’s Studio Chizu is an original story written and helmed by the celebrated director whose previous films include Mirai, The Boy and the Beast, Wolf Children, Summer Wars, […]

Legendary Savage He-Man Joins Masterverse Toy Line Ahead of Part 2 Release of Masters of the Universe: Revelation

By Staff Reports Few characters in the Masters of the Universe franchise have so much mystery surrounding them as the legendary savage version of He-Man. Inspired by a unique Mattel promotion in the early 1980s, fans have never before learned the true backstory of this iconic and elusive character, nor seen him represented on screen. Today, with the announcement of […]

Xencelabs Signs Hunt’s Photo & Video as an Authorized U.S. Reseller

By Staff Reports Xencelabs Technologies Ltd. has signed Hunt’s Photo & Video as an authorized reseller in the United States. The new relationship creates a wider audience for Xencelabs’ full line of Pen Tablets and accessories through the strong reputation and relationships Hunt’s has formed within the photography and digital imaging markets. Started in 1889 as a family-owned drugstore, Hunt’s […]

Creative Beast Studio Launches New Tyrannosaur Line of Collectible Dinosaur Action Figures With Kickstarter Campaign

By Staff Reports Creative Beast Studio launched a Kickstarter campaign to support the creation of its new line of Tyrannosaur-themed scientifically-accurate dinosaur action figures. As part of the studio’s “Beasts of the Mesozoic” brand, the Tyrannosaurs represent the third series following the Raptors and Ceratopsians. It includes fan favorites Tyrannosaurus rex, Yutyrannus huali, Gorgosaurus libratus, Tarbosaurus bataar, and Albertosaurus sarcophagus. […]

Movie Review: Muppets Haunted Mansion

By Rebecca Benson Families stooped over, carefully eyeing the pumpkins for picking–right off the vine. The cool, crisp air Fall brings stings your cheeks; the cold settling over your skin as you gaze at the surrounding hillsides. And what better way to end the Fall festivities and keep on with the Halloween spirit than to watch Disney’s The Muppets Haunted […]