NacelleVerse Toys, Featuring Biker Mice from Mars, RoboForce, Sectaurs, and More Now Available at Walmart

By Staff Reports Nacelle, the Burbank-based diversified media company known for Netflix’s The Toys/Movies That Made Us, Disney’s Behind the Attraction, and the upcoming NacelleVerse animated universe featuring Biker Mice from Mars and RoboForce, is excited to announce that NacelleVerse toys will now be available at Walmart. Starting the Summer of 2024, NacelleVerse action figures will be available in select […]

Mickey & Friends Release First Single from Simple Plan as Part of a New Album of Reimagined Disney Hit Songs

By Staff Reports Today, Disney announced that the first single from the upcoming album A Whole New Sound is multi-platinum band Simple Plan’s rendition of “Can You Feel The Love Tonight,” in honor of The Lion King from Walt Disney Animation Studios and its 30th anniversary. This pop-punk cover, available now on all streaming platforms (including Amazon, Spotify, Apple Music […]

Blank Slate Challenge: A New Game with a Cooperative Twist is Now Available

By Staff Reports The Op Games, a leading creator of board games announced the release of its Blank Slate Challenge (MSRP: $14.99), a thrilling game of insight and synchrony. Building on the success of its predecessor, Blank Slate, this new iteration introduces a cooperative aspect that challenge partners and is designed to spark laughter and friendly competition. A game full […]

Strawberry Shortcake Berry Bake Shop Playset Review

By Nolan P. SmithEditor When The Loyal Subjects (TLS Toy) announced the launch of nostalgic favorites like Strawberry Shortcake and Rainbow Brite, fans of all ages were ecstatic. Growing up, my sister loved Strawberry Shortcake, so I was excited to review the new Strawberry Shortcake Berry Bake Shop—a big thanks to TLS Toy for sending this over. Let’s dive in. […]

Road to SDCC: BOOM! Studios Announces San Diego Comic-Con 2024 BRZRKR Convention Exclusives

By Staff Reports BOOM! Studios announced today the exclusive BRZRKR items available for purchase at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2024 (Booth #2229) from July 24-28th at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA. Available each day of the convention, BOOM! Studios will be selling BRZRKR: A FACEFUL OF BULLETS #1 with an exclusive convention cover illustrated by InHyuk […]

L.A. Comic Con Announces Back to the Future Cast Reunion Featuring Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson and Thomas Wilson for October 4-6, 2024 Event

By Staff Reports Los Angeles Comic Con, L.A.’s largest event for comics, gaming, sci-fi, anime and pop culture, today announces a very special Back to the Future cast reunion for this year’s event, taking place October 4-6, 2024. The legendary team of actors, including Michael J. Fox [Back to the Future, Spin City], Christopher Lloyd [Back to the Future, Taxi], […]

Eagle Force – Operation: Monster Force Lt. Griffin “The Eraser” Review

By Nolan P. Smith Editor As a longtime enthusiast of Fresh Monkey Fiction’s Eagle Force, my journey began with its debut, which I eagerly supported. Witnessing the brand’s development over time has been a genuine thrill, culminating in their latest offering: Lt. Griffin, also known as “The Eraser.” This character isn’t just another addition to the lineup; he’s a pivotal […]

Red Sands: Episode 4 – “Rock Springs” Review

By Nolan P. SmithEditor The time has come. We have reached the end of the road for “Red Sands.” Everything has been building to this point: who lives, who dies, and what lies ahead? That’s what I aimed to find out. Created by Michael Barrett, Joshua Ampuero, and TJ Wimbs, “Red Sands” follows an ex-military soldier and his brother as […]

Action Figure Review: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles BST AXN Jennika (Comic Noir)

By Nolan P. SmithEditor I’m thrilled to present this advance review. A big shout out to The Loyal Subjects for sending over one of the most anticipated action figures, Jennika. This assassin-turned-turtle leaps straight from the IDW Publishing comic series, and today, we’re diving into the Comic Noir version. While it’s unclear where this version will be available, you can […]

Ready…Fight! MARVEL vs. CAPCOM Fighting Collection: Arcade Classics Brings Seven Timeless Games in an All-in-One Package!

By Staff Reports Join fans from around the world in celebrating the legacy of some of the most beloved fighting games with the release of MARVEL vs. CAPCOM® Fighting Collection: Arcade Classics with physical and digital versions across Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4, and PC via Steam in 2024! Announced during today’s Nintendo Direct, this jam-packed collection includes seven timeless games in […]

Comic Con Radio Hits the San Francisco Bay Area With FandomCon – July 19-21, 2024

By Staff Reports Comic Con Radio, one of the top pop culture and fandom outlets in the world, headquartered in Los Angeles, today announces it will be bringing “FandomCon” to the San Francisco Bay Area.  The show is a one-of-a-kind, pop culture celebration for fandoms across all ranges that intertwines the most beloved elements of a typical comic con, to […]

Los Angeles Comic Con Announces Early Bird Tickets On-Sale for October 4-6, 2024 Event, and First Event Headliner

By Staff Reports Los Angeles Comic Con, L.A.’s largest event for comics, gaming, sci-fi, anime and pop culture, announces the launch of early bird three-day passes and VIP tickets for L.A. Comic Con 2024, set to take place October 4-6. In addition, it was announced that “Obi-Wan Kenobi” star Ewan McGregor will appear Oct. 5-6 for a panel, photographs and […]

Red Sands – Episode 3: “Aftermath” Review

By Nolan P. SmithEditor We are diving back into the seedy world of Red Sands with the third episode, “Aftermath.” As the penultimate episode, it picks up right after the bloodbath climax of the previous episode. Created by Michael Barrett and Joshua Ampuero, the series follows an ex-military soldier and his brother as they take on a cartel in the […]

White Boat #1 Review

By Nolan P. SmithEditor DSTLRY has been on an impressive streak lately. My journey with DSTLRY began with the book “Gone,” which captivated me instantly. Last month, I picked up my first physical issue, “Spectregraph,” and was thoroughly impressed by its print quality. This time, I dove into “White Boat #1” by two of my favorite creators, Scott Snyder and […]


DSTLRY is proud to announce its Next Batch of new comics, an incoming slate of books leading the charge into 2024 from the most talented, trailblazing writers and artists in the medium. When these book hit shelves in late summer, they’ll (of course) be presented in DSTLRY’s magazine-size format, perfect-bound at 48-pages an issue minimum. Their digital iterations will go on sale for one […]

First Look: Luchaverse

By Staff Reports It all starts here with the three-part launch of the epic new shared Luchaverse!  The world’s most famous luchadores battle in the ring by day, and serve humanity as monster hunters and world protectors by night. In this series, Masked Republic Comics and Massive Publishing bring back the glory and tradition of real-life lucha libre stars in comic […]

DSTLRY Launches Sci-Fi Noir Space Opera LIFE from Brian Azzarello, Stephanie Phillips & Danijel Žeželj

By Staff Reports DSTLRY, the next-generation publisher redefining creator-owned comic books and collectibles, proudly announces LIFE, an innovative six-issue series that unites co-writers Brian Azzarello (THE BLOOD BROTHERS MOTHER, 100 Bullets) and Stephanie Phillips (Grim, Harley Quinn) for the first time. Joined by artist Danijel Žeželj (Nostalgia) and colorist Lee Loughridge (SOMNA, Deadly Class), the team constructs an interlocking flip […]


By Staff Reports Drive is driving home on 4K Ultra HD August 27th! Ryan Gosling stars as a Hollywood stunt driver for movies by day and moonlights as a wheelman for criminals by night. Though a loner by nature, “Driver” can’t help falling in love with his beautiful neighbor Irene (Carey Mulligan), a young mother dragged into a dangerous underworld […]


By Staff Reports DesignerCon (DCon), the art, design, and collectibles mega-show, announced it will depart Anaheim, CA and make a new home in Las Vegas, Nevada for its upcoming 19th annual convention, taking place November 15-17, 2024. DCon 2024 will be held at The Expo at World Market Center (WMC) in Las Vegas for the first time, embracing the brand’s […]

Comic Book Review: Spectregraph #1

By Nolan P. Smith Editor DSTLRY has been consistently delivering some of the most intriguing narratives in the comic book industry. When I heard about Spectregraph, my excitement grew, and I decided to review it with a physical copy in hand. As a lifelong comic book aficionado, there’s something uniquely satisfying about holding a comic book and experiencing its artistry […]

Red Sands – Episode 2: “A Reckoning” Review

By Nolan P. Smith Editor The second episode of “Red Sands” introduces a new character as the stakes rise and danger looms ever closer. Created by Michael Barrett and Joshua Ampuero, this episode features a seemingly chance meeting between Eddie (Michael Barrett) and Myra (Tiffanie Kendra). Eddie is quickly smitten, but his brother Hunter (TJ Wimbs) remains wary of new […]

Massive Publishing and Printed In Blood Announce Exciting New Partnership Focused On High-End Artbook Releases

By Staff Reports Printed In Blood, the boutique publisher who specialize in premium licensed artbooks, have entered into an exclusive distribution deal with Massive Publishing to service the direct-market and trade bookstores. Until now, Printed in Blood’s catalog of prestigious artbooks (including iconic titles such as John Carpenter’s The Thing, Aliens, Stranger Things, and Ghostbusters) were only available directly from […]

Vote for Michael Quick for Carla Hall’s Favorite Chef!

By Nolan P. Smith Editor It is time to rally! Voting opened today for Carla Hall’s Favorite Chef, and we are encouraging everyone to vote for the High Desert’s own Michael Quick! Vote below and vote daily! Learn more about Michael’s journey and this amazing opportunity on the Pastrami Nation Podcast, live May 21st at 7PM PST on YouTube, […]

Speed Grapher Vol 1 Review

By Nolan P. Smith Editor Back in 2005, I dived into an anime series called Speed Grapher. Dark, edgy, and right up my alley, it quickly became a favorite of mine. So, when I saw that Titan Comics was reviving Speed Grapher, I knew I had to jump in once again. Written and illustrated by Tomozo, this first volume reintroduces […]

Comic Con Revolution Returns w/ Star Wars, X-Men ’97, Comic Book Icons, Wrestlers & Much More

By Staff Reports Comic Con Revolution, the Inland Empire’s number one Comic Convention, returns to the Ontario Convention Center on May 18th & 19th for year seven. This year’s show is packed with a loaded guest list highlighted by Star Wars animated voice talent that includes Ashley Eckstein, Matt Lanter, James Arnold Taylor,  Dee Bradley Baker, Steve Blum, Daniel Logan, […]