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“Y: The Last Man” Finally Gets a Director

Very rarely do news items elicit a fist pump of delight, but the news that Dan Trachtenberg (The Totally Rad Show, Portal: No Escape) is set to direct New Line… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for January 9th, 2013

  It’s Comic Book Day, everyone, and it’s looking like a week chock full of beginnings and goodbyes with hotly anticipated first issues from Brian Wood and Dan Slott, and… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

Console Yourself with Nvidia and Valve

Although many have lamented that CES is becoming less and less fun as the years go on, there are still plenty of surprises to be had for consumer electronics aficionados…. more

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #11

Happy New Year, everyone, and welcome back to another exciting edition of TOKYOPOP’s Cosplay Friday, your one-stop shop for the best cosplay around the web. Let’s just cut to the… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for January 2nd, 2013

Have you recovered from your crippling New Year’s Day hangover yet? Nothing goes better with a little hair of the dog than a heapin’ helpin’ of brand new comic books,… more

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #10

Chances are that you’re stuck in airport security, waiting for a car to take you to airport security, or maybe you just work for airport security and you’re on your… more

Comic Book Day: Chasing Down Joe Madureira

To many of us – myself included – Joe Madureira is living the dream. He’s made a name for himself in comics with titles like Uncanny X-Men and Battle Chasers,… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for December 19th, 2012

Deck the halls with boughs of holly and deck your shelves with books of comic, because it’s a very merry edition of Comic Book Day and we’ve got some top… more

A Real American Hero: Larry Hama on “Robot Chicken,” “G.I. Joe,” and More

Yesterday, Kyle brought you inside the action figure-filled brains of Robot Chicken’s Zeb Wells and Matthew Senreich, but today we’re saluting a real American hero, a man who brought the… more

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #9

Nothing like the smell of fresh cosplay in the morning! Hot glue, foam rubber and newly sanded wooden swords of varying shapes and sizes. Actually, I don’t have a sense… more

An Unexpected Interview with the Cast and Crew of “The Hobbit”

Wake up and smell the lembas bread, because today marks the return to Middle Earth as the long-awaited The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey comes to theaters in an unexpected amount… more

Two New Studio Ghibli Movies This Summer? Christmas Came Early!

Historically, December 13th has been a big day for announcements from Japanese animation powerhouse Studio Ghibli, and this year is no exception. For the first time since 1988′s dual announcement… more

Star Trek Into Darkness: Identities Revealed! Cumberbatch! And More!

Space, the final frontier. Well, a final frontier with room for sequels, that is. Recently, I went on the closest thing to a field trip that I can imagine -… more

An Unexpected Pair of Posters from Olly Moss

Yon can spruce up the walls of your hobbit-hole with a pair of The Lord of the Rings posters from artist extraordinaire Olly Moss. We would have expected a Hobbit-themed… more

9 Minutes of “Star Trek Into Darkness”? We’ve Seen It!

If you’re going to see The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey at midnight on Thursday (or at any point thereafter) on IMAX, then be sure to bring a tricorder along with… more

Comic Book Day: Sam Humphries Talks “Uncanny X-Force” and Aztecs

Sam Humphries may just be the nicest guy in comics. He’s also the most Horatio Alger-esque. After his self-published Our Love is Real sold out its initial run in 9… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for December 12th, 2012

With a new Man of Steel trailer, the impending release of The Hobbit, and 9 minutes of Star Trek footage to look forward to, it’s a pretty good week to… more

Beta’d: Spike and Machinima Video Game Award Show Round-Up

Nothing like the end of the year – it’s a time for looking back at all the awesome games we played and have lavish award shows to celebrate them. Over… more

Party Like It’s “Space: 1999″ with These Preview Pages

It’s been a while since Martin Landau and Barbara Bain have graced our screens as Commander John Koenig and Doctor Helena Russell stationed at Moonbase Alpha, but now Space: 1999 … more

TOKYOPOP: Cosplay Friday #8

Welcome back, dear readers, to another action-packed edition of TOKYOPOP’s Cosplay Friday, your one-stop shop for the best cosplay around the web this week. What will today’s bounty hold for… more

“Anomaly” Detected: The Longest Original Full-Color Graphic Novel Ever Published

To many in Hollywood, Skip Brittenham is one of the industry’s most prominent lawyers. But Skip isn’t just a high-powered entertainment lawyer; he’s also the driving narrative force behind Anomaly, … more

EXCLUSIVE: A Sneak Peek at Brian Wood’s “Star Wars” and More!

In a galaxy very, very close, Dark Horse will be putting out a brand new monthly Star Wars comic book beginning on January 9th, 2013. At first glance, the news… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for December 5th, 2012

Ah, Wednesday, you’re a cruel mistress – you only mark the halfway point of the week, but you try to soften the blow with a bevy of brand new comics…. more