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Alex Ross: a life in comic-book art (documentary).

July 24, 2020 | By | Reply More
Alex Ross: a life in comic-book art (documentary).

Here’s a 30-minute documentary on the life and work of comic-book artist Alex Ross. Alex first became known with the 1994 miniseries Marvels, and has worked on a series of titles for Marvel and DC Comics, such as the 1996 miniseries Kingdom Come, which he co-wrote. Since then he has done covers and character designs […]

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The Boys 2nd season: The Whale (sneak peek).

July 24, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Boys 2nd season: The Whale (sneak peek).

Here are some superhero hunting vigilantes having a whale of a time – The Boys season 2 streams September 4th, 2020 via Amazon Prime.

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Star Wars: Squadrons (game play video).

July 24, 2020 | By | Reply More
Star Wars: Squadrons (game play video).

Here’s a look at the new EA dog-fighting Star Wars game, Star Wars Squadrons. It’s set after the Battle of Endor and the destruction of the second Death Star, with a choice of two customisable pilots who fly either for New Republic’s Vanguard Squadron or the Empire’s Titan Squadron. The multiplayer supports up to 10 […]

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Draw! #8 Spring 2004 (magazine review).

July 23, 2020 | By | Reply More
Draw! #8 Spring 2004 (magazine review).

I decided it was cheaper to buy Draw! # 8 Spring 2004 as part of a multi-bundle from TwoMorrows than individuals issues. Even reviewers have to buy back issues and in the current isolation, hopefully find some time to draw and paint. I find these mags inspiring and fun to read. Although this issue is […]

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Star Trek Picard interviews: Michelle Hurd (video).

July 23, 2020 | By | Reply More
Star Trek Picard interviews: Michelle Hurd (video).

Michelle Hurd, who plays “Raffi” in Star Trek: Picard, is interviewed about her role as Picard’s former Starfleet first officer, one who struggles with substance abuse.

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Keanu Reeves comic-book with added Keanu Reeves (news).

July 21, 2020 | By | Reply More
Keanu Reeves comic-book with added Keanu Reeves (news).

Here’s something to look forward to, BOOM! Studios is publishing BRZRKR, a twelve-issue limited comic-book series written by Keanu Reeves and Matt Kindt, with art by Alessandro Vitti (Marvel’s Secret Warriors). It’s described as a brutally violent tale of an immortal warrior’s fight through the ages. The anti-hero bears a striking resemblance to Keanu Reeves […]

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Ramen face mask beats all but the fog (weird news).

July 21, 2020 | By | Reply More
Ramen face mask beats all but the fog (weird news).

Japanese animator Shibata Takahiro has created a COVID defender face mask that resembles a bowl of ramen – realistic right down to the fog of steam from the boiling noodles. Why? BECAUSE HE COULD!!! 眼鏡の人専用マスクをつくりました。 眼鏡が曇るほど、ラーメンが熱々にみえます。 使いにくさ、この上なし。 pic.twitter.com/rSV0tmlleA — しばたたかひろ | Takahiro SHIBATA (@iine_piroshiki) July 13, 2020

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Back Issue #31 September 2008 (magazine review).

July 17, 2020 | By | Reply More
Back Issue #31 September 2008 (magazine review).

With a Howard The Duck cover, I doubt if you need to be told that this issue of ‘Back Issue’ is a ‘Steve Gerber Tribute Issue’. Gerber (1947-2008) had a unique voice in comicbooks and pushing the genre. Howard The Duck was certainly his voice for absurdity as Roger Ash explores the character’s history, it […]

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Terrorism in Star Trek (documentary: video).

July 17, 2020 | By | Reply More
Terrorism in Star Trek (documentary: video).

A 30-minute look at the subject of the theme of terrorism in the Star Trek universe and how it was tackled. With Star Trek, we often think of aliens, starships, and a future in which humanity thrives. But what about terrorism? Does it still exist? Sadly, it does.

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Project Power (Netflix superhero film: trailer).

July 17, 2020 | By | Reply More
Project Power (Netflix superhero film: trailer).

Project Power is a superhero movie directed by Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost, starring Jamie Foxx – where a new drug imbues its takers with superhuman abilities. The film follows a hero’s quest to rescue his daughter from the sinister forces behind the drug. Streaming on Netflix on August 14th 2020.

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