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The Only Rule of Fight Club 2 is…Let’s Talk About It!

The Only Rule of Fight Club 2 is…Let’s Talk About It!

Jul 28, 2014

Fight Club 2 was announced and unlike a lot of the Internet, we don’t think that is a bad thing.

The Amazing Spider-Man #1 Review

The Amazing Spider-Man #1 Review

May 3, 2014

The Amazing Spider-Man #1 is a double-sized issue, triple if you count the included Inhumans #1, and the majority is better than Peter’s recent film outing.

Collider #1 Review

Collider #1 Review

Aug 20, 2013

 Fringe was a television show that was a cross between a police procedural and hard sci-fi.  The show slowly became one of my favorite shows of all time.  The reason I’m bringing this up is because Collider by Simon Oliver reminds me heavily of the best episodes of Fringe. Collider brings us in to the world of Adam Hardy and his time in the Federal Bureau of...

Interview with Penpal’s Dathan Auerbach

Interview with Penpal’s Dathan Auerbach

Aug 19, 2013

Dathan Auerbach joins us in the Geekenstein Labs to talk about his novel Penpal, which started as a single short story on Reddit’s /NoSleep, grew into four long chapters and then evolved into the novel. Now Penpal is being adapted into a movie. It’s the dream every internet writer has and Dathan shares his process and complete incredulity at the...

5 Best New Comics of 2013…So Far

5 Best New Comics of 2013…So Far

Aug 10, 2013

As we are now half way through the year, some people might be looking for some new comics to add to their pull list. They want a new place to easily jump on and get invested in some great stories. Some of these are limited series or just started, but they are some of the best content created this year. 1. East of West Everything lately has been about the...

Weekly Webcomic Wrap-Up 6/2/13

Weekly Webcomic Wrap-Up 6/2/13

Jun 2, 2013

  Welcome to the first installment of the Weekly Webcomic Wrap-Up. While we create a header image allow one of this week’s selection from Kris Straub’s Chainsawsuit to entertain you. There was just something about being mocked by the people whose sole job is to create laughter that made me smile.   If you haven’t read Trenches, you...

Regular Show #1 Review

Regular Show #1 Review

May 31, 2013

When I was growing up most of the comics based off of shows were pretty reasonable to say the least. Comics based off of Nickelodeon and Disney shows appeared in their respective magazines but those died like most magazines is the early two thousands. While the stories would often be hit or miss they still maintained the feel of the show.  Flash-forward to...

Ten Grand #1 Review

Ten Grand #1 Review

May 10, 2013

I watched Constantine twice. I got over Keanu’s acting about an hour in, but the concept a guy who battles the forces of heaven is pretty interesting.  That’s what I think drew me to the new series by writer J.Michael Straczynski. The former writer of Amazing Spiderman brings us to the world of Ten Grand. It’s Alive!!! For a first issue Ten Grand gives a...

Johnny Red: Angels Over Stalingrad Review

Johnny Red: Angels Over Stalingrad Review

Apr 1, 2013

Battle Picture Weekly, or Battle, was a British war comic magazine that ran through the 70s and 80s, and Johnny Red was one of the more notable ongoing stories. Johnny Red was a Royal Air Force pilot who was disgraced after killing an officer and joined the Merchant Marines with a stolen Hurricane to continue fighting the Nazi scourge. Now the battle has taken...

Comic Covers of the Month – March 2013

Comic Covers of the Month – March 2013

Mar 31, 2013

Guardians of the Galaxy 1 (Phantom variant) by Humberto Ramos and Edgar Delgado The phantom variants are only available in a small amount of comic shops across the world. This one for Guardians of the Galaxy is an homage to X-Men 141, “The Days of Future Past”. It also features Thanos the cosmic villain, who looks like he’s going to be a huge...