2017 Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con Balances Fandom and Flash

The fifth year of the Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con (ALVCC) balanced comic book core and guest star flash, integrating celebrity guests and panels into its programming without diminishing its focus on comic book fandom. An undeniable success for both...

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Anthem is Bioware’s Destiny

Well, now we know what Bioware's "A" Team was working on while they were letting the "B" team (mis)handle Mass Effect: Andromeda. Anthem looks to be Bioware's take on Bungie's Destiny, an online, open-world co-op action-rpg. Players customize their Javelin exo-suit,...

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Xbox One X, Because Microsoft Loves the Letter X

So Microsoft finally unveiled their next iteration of the Xbox One, the Xbox One X (not to be confused with their previous next iteration of the Xbox One, the Xbox One S). And my first question is, why the...

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The Glorious Insanity of The God of High School

Take a typical high school martial arts manga. Toss it in a blender with Flame of Recca, Dragon Ball Z, Naruto, and Shin Megami Tensei. Then strap it onto a nuke and launch it into the sun. That might...

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Review: 2016 Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con Succeeds by Focusing on Comics

The 2016 Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con (ALVCC) returned June 17-19, bigger and better than ever. Year after year, ALVCC has demonstrated continued growth, and this year they upgraded their venue to accommodate this growth, leaving behind past appearances at...

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Secret Identity Show’s Fun and Unique Take on Superhero Life Is Still Searching for Its True Identity

NOTE: The following impressions and review are based on an advanced screening of the first five episodes of the show. Quick summary: The "transmedia" online video series, Secret Identity Show, offers a fun and unique take on both superhero (impersonator) life...

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The Secret Life of Superhero Impersonators: Secret Identity Show Debuts Full Season

Ever wonder what the lives of the people beneath the heroic spandex on Fremont Street might be like? Debuting its full season online this month, Secret Identity Show (SIS) offers a  humorous look at the lives of (fictional) superhero character impersonators...

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Volition’s Agents of Mayhem Continues the Saints Row Legacy of Superheroic Action

Saints Row franchise developer Volition just released the trailer for their upcoming single-player open-world shooter, Agents of Mayhem. While no particular details have been released, it looks like a refinement of the open-world shooty-destruction-with-special-powers that marked Saints Row 4, with hints...

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Comic Pick of the Week: Spider-Women Omega #1

Sure, it's the conclusion of the Spider-Women crossover between Spider-Woman, Spider-Gwen, and Silk, but this issue also gives us the joy of Spider-Gwen as '90s-era Cable. Delightful.

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