This week marks the introduction of the latest commercial tie-in line of LEGO brick series. Pirates of the Caribbean LEGO sets mark the beginning of the push for the latest installment of the Pirates of the C. franchise, On Stranger Tides, which sounds a little like a laundry snafu to this Sci-Guy, but the half-dozen sets that [...]
After a long break, some of our heroes return to make with the blah-blah about “Super” “Game of Thrones” and “Being Human”. Plus the Manga Minute where we talk about the demise of TokyoPop and Lychee Light Club!
Mister Wonderful: A Love Story began as a serialized comic strip in The New York Times Magazine, but has now been compiled and supplemented into one single hardbound volume. Made up of a series of strips with the Cinescope shape of a Sunday funny, Daniel Clowes (Ghost World) delivers the story of Marshall, a shlubby [...]
Way back in Marvel’s Strage Tales #159, comics readers learned that agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Supreme Headquarters International Espionage Law-enforcement Division) had access to specially modified cars that could fly. As you can see in the photo to the right, the first S.H.I.E.L.D. flying cars looked like modified Porches. Fast forward to 2011… S.H.I.E.L.D. now stands for [...]