Comic Books

DragonCon 2019: A Weekend in Review

Posted: September 6, 2019 at 12:04 pm   /   Comic Books, Convention Reviews, Featured

Let’s be honest… no amount of words I write will ever be enough to capture the magic and wonder of this convention. Literally every time you think you’ve seen the craziest or most obscure costume you’ve ever seen, the next corner you turn proves you wrong. DragonCon is known among the community as the Mardi […]

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Wizard World St. Louis 2019 – A Weekend in Review

Posted: April 11, 2019 at 2:28 pm   /   Comic Books, Film, St. Louis Events

Another successful year has come and gone for Wizard World Comic Con in St. Louis, as attendees and guests filled up America’s Center to celebrate all things in geek and pop culture. The crowd varied for all three days, as Sunday definitely brought a massive number of attendees because the thirst for Momoa, I must […]

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Photos: This Year’s C2E2 in Chicago Brings Out the Fans in Droves

Posted: April 10, 2019 at 10:15 am   /   Comic Books, Reviews

This year’s C2E2 in Chicago was held March 22-24 at McCormick Place. The event featured a Clueless reunion with Alicia Silverstone and Paul Rudd. There was a special screening of the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles as well. Guests such as Silverstone, Rudd, CM Punk, Marty Scurl, and many others mixed it up with the […]

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C2E2 2018: A Weekend in Review at the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo

Posted: April 13, 2018 at 8:27 am   /   Comic Books, Convention Reviews

Have you ever been sick at a con? After this past weekend in Chicago, I can certainly say I have. Despite that fact, this year’s C2E2 was a whole lot of fun and provided some great memories I will cherish for a long time. This year, we were much more prepared for the con. We […]

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Review: Planet Comicon 2018 (Kansas City, MO)

Posted: February 28, 2018 at 12:21 pm   /   Comic Books, Local

Planet Comicon was not my first con of the year. I know I probably should have covered Wizard World STL, but it was a bit of a letdown to be completely honest. It feels like the ghost of what Wizard World STL used to be. The ticket prices go up every year and apparently so […]

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Wizard World Comic Con St. Louis 2015 Cosplay Contest (Photos)

Posted: May 25, 2015 at 1:09 pm   /   Comic Books, Local, St. Louis Events, Videogames

The annual Wizard World Comic Con St. Louis took place this past weekend at the America’s Center in downtown St. Louis. On day two, hundreds of cosplayers took part in the annual cosplay contest, one of the biggest draws of the convention. Take a look at all of the photos from the contest, featuring special […]

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Who Could Be The New Spider-Man?!

Posted: February 15, 2015 at 4:59 pm   /   Comic Books, Film, Local

Finally.  After years of speculation and two lackluster (albeit not from a money making stand point) entries into the Spider-Man mythos, Disney/Marvel and Sony Pictures have come to an agreement to share the rights to The Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man. This deal will bring Spider-Man into the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and will allow Marvel to […]

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WB and DC Comics Announce Movie Slate Through 2020

Posted: October 15, 2014 at 12:42 pm   /   Comic Books, Film, Local

  No need to bury the lead folks.  There you have it,  the DC Cinematic Universe has been set.  At a shareholder meeting today, Kevin Tsujihara (CEO of Warner Brothers) made the blockbuster announcement.  Not only will Zack Snyder’s Justice League be broken up into two movies, but we will also get a stand alone […]

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Marvel Announces New “Miracleman” From Morrison & Quesada

Posted: September 4, 2014 at 1:51 pm   /   Comic Books, Local

Over the past year, Marvel has been releasing reprints of Miracleman (every issue has been out of print for the past 20 years) from British publisher Eclipse Comics. The book was written by Alan Moore and featured art from Alan Davis, Garry Leech, Chuck Austin, Rick Veitch, and John Totleben. Neil Gaiman and Mark Buckingham would pick […]

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The Long Box – Casting Call: “Batman: Under the Hood”

Posted: August 22, 2014 at 11:25 am   /   Comic Books, Film, Local, The Long Box

With the recent rumors about the plot of Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice, I decided to take a look at one of my favorite Batman stories from the last 10 years. The Bat-Franchise is one of Warner Brothers most lucrative properties.  The advantage of having Ben Affleck make his debut in a non solo Batman […]

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