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Spider-Man Homecoming: more than the tech (trailer).

June 9, 2017 | By | Reply More
Spider-Man Homecoming: more than the tech (trailer).

Here’s the new Spidey movie trailer, focusing 0n the Stark Industries supplied suit that Spider-Man gets to love just a little too much. In the cinemas July 5th 2017. Here’s the official blurb …. A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Tom Holland), who made his sensational debut in Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound […]

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Back Issue # 97 July 2017 (magazine review)

June 7, 2017 | By | Reply More
Back Issue # 97 July 2017   (magazine review)

This issue of ‘Back Issue’ is devoted to bird people or rather super-heroes with name associations to them more than powers similar to birds. Editor Mike Eury gives a list of characters that have already been covered in earlier issues and this issue is predominately DC characters. Having said that, both lists seem to omit […]

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Wonder Woman interviews: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Patty Jenkins and Charles Roven.

June 6, 2017 | By | Reply More
Wonder Woman interviews: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Patty Jenkins and Charles Roven.

Via the wonder of the intertubes, we bring you interviews with the people behind the new Wonder Woman film. Yes, DC have actually gone and made a decent superhero flick (if you discount the occasional non-Turkey Batman movies – usually featuring the Joker). Gal Gadot and Chris Pine interviewed. Robin Wright interviewed. Patty Jenkins interviewed. […]

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Your ticket sales are a wonder, Wonder Woman!

June 5, 2017 | By | Reply More
Your ticket sales are a wonder, Wonder Woman!

Director Patty Jenkins’s comic-book movie, Wonder Woman, soared to the top of the box office on its opening weekend, earning £6,180,000 in cinemas across the UK and Ireland, and still climbing. The Warner Bros. Pictures release, which stars Gal Gadot as Diana Prince / Wonder Woman and Chris Pine as her ally Steve Trevor, marks, […]

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Preacher (second season mayhem) trailer.

June 2, 2017 | By | Reply More
Preacher (second season mayhem) trailer.

Are you looking to find God? Well, the good – or bad – news, depending on your take on such things, is that Jesse, Tulip and Cassidy are also on a shocking road trip to find a somewhat missing God hiding out on Earth. Hell wants to stop them, dead. Naturally. Doh! The Season 2 […]

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A Super-Hero Trashed My Property: a review of your rights by: GF Willmetts

May 29, 2017 | By | Reply More
A Super-Hero Trashed My Property:  a review of your rights by: GF Willmetts

Super-hero films, like their original comicbook counterparts, don’t address the problem of the aftermath of these super-battles. Generally speaking, these don’t tend to happen in the city suburbs but in the middle of the cities, like the shopping districts not the usual haunts like the warehouse district or by the docks which are less civilian […]

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Dinnusos Rises by Tej Turner (book review).

May 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
Dinnusos Rises by Tej Turner (book review).

Dinnusos Rises is a new club in town, gathering place for the fringes of society. Artistic types flock there to enjoy the murals and enjoy the haunting melodies of the house band, Sunset Haze. The political group Taxus Baccata is gaining followers and many of the club’s patrons find themselves caught up in their growing […]

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Back Issue #96 June 2017 (magazine review).

May 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
Back Issue #96 June 2017 (magazine review).

This issue of ‘Back Issue’ is devoted to the sixty issues of ‘Marvel Fanfare’. In his interview, Al ‘Editori-Al’ Milgrom explains how it came to be. Editor-In-Chief Jim Shooter at the time explained to Milgrom that they advertising money wasn’t going to production so a direct distribution comic was possible without adverts, so they went […]

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Spider-Man: Homecoming (3rd trailer fun).

May 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Spider-Man: Homecoming (3rd trailer fun).

The trailer for the Spider-Man: Homecoming movie has a sneak peek at Peter’s Stark-supplied suit with A.I. and all the gadgets. No wonder he cries like a little baby when he loses it! How’s a teen student going to save the world?

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Draw! # 33 Spring 2017 (magazine review)

May 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Draw! # 33 Spring 2017  (magazine review)

It shouldn’t come as a surprise from ‘Draw!’s cover that the first 40 pages are devoted to an interview with Bill Sienkiewicz and editor Mike Manley which is mostly shop talk about techniques and equipment. On the latter, it’s interesting to discover that’s been a drop in quality standards for pens and paper in America. […]

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