Board games based on movies have a reputation of being, rushed, cheap knockoffs that exist only to make a quick buck off of someone’s enthusiasm for a certain property. If a board game is based on a popular film or film series, you don’t even need to pick up the box to know it’s garbage wrapped in cardboard.
But Fantasy Flight’s… Continue reading The Last Sci-fi Blog: The 'Star Wars' Game You Need to Play While You Wait for 'Episode VII'
Everyone’s talking about Guardians of the Galaxy these days, but Marvel isn’t the only studio with a big, geek-friendly movie this August. The heroes in half-shells return to the big screen this weekend in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and later this month, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For finally arrives in theaters. Naturally, there’s no shortage of cool comics, collectibles and other swag tied to these movies… Continue reading The Geek Beat: What You Need to Read, Watch and Buy in the Month of August
Oh, it’s on!
Beginning Wednesday July 23 with a preview of its massive convention floor, the 2014 San Diego Comic-Con will unleash all sorts of awesomeness on pop-culture fans for four straight days. From movies to TV to comics to video games and everything in between, this is arguably the biggest and most celebrated pop-culture convention in the world, and this year promises a… Continue reading San Diego Comic-Con 2014: All the Big Movie Panels You Need to Know About
He’s one of the pillars of the Justice League, having been an original founding member of the team, and is the subject of great storytelling by some of comics’ best creators.
“He talks to fish, so what?”
That seems to be the representative attitude by many people who don’t know about the character beyond the fact that he dwells in the ocean, but fact is… Continue reading Everything You Need to Know About Aquaman, DC's Newest Big-Screen Superhero
Sometimes good musicals come from directors you might not expect. Brian De Palma made Phantom of the Paradise. Robert Altman made Popeye. And now Clint Eastwood brings us his adaptation of the Broadway hit Jersey Boys. So since anyone can make a musical, here are some directorial candidates who need to make one ASAP.
Even… Continue reading If Clint Eastwood Can Do It, Anyone Can: 10 Directors Who Need to Make a Musical