Author Archives: James

Hard Copy: A Review of the New Novel, A Mound Over Hell by Gary Morgenstein

Great science fiction transcends its own narrative; it is impossible to pigeonhole it. The most significant works of science fiction were so important precisely because they did not remain within the original, limited definition of the genre. Philip K. Dick, … Continue reading

Posted in Hard Copy | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Equipment: New Captain Action Attack on Mars Uniform Set Coming Soon

Captain Action fans will be thrilled: this year’s San Diego Comic-Con will debut new prototypes of the upcoming Captain Action 1/6th scale line of uniform sets, accompanied by a big publishing announcement. The new 1/6 scale uniform sets will kick … Continue reading

Posted in Equipment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hard Copy: New from IDW Comics…Star Trek vs. Transformers

The starship Enterprise finds there’s more to the final frontier when Kirk and his crew come face-to-face with the strangest life forms of all: the shape-changing robots of Cybertron! Prepare to beam up and roll out this September with Star … Continue reading

Posted in Hard Copy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Equipment: New Offerings from Diamond Select Toys Including Muppets, Batman and Marvel Goodies

The June Previews catalog is out, and pre-orders are open for a slew of upcoming items from Diamond Select Toys! Contact your local comic shop or your favorite online retailer to put in your orders for our first Galery PVCl … Continue reading

Posted in Equipment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Astronaut Selection (Contest): Win a Copy of Pacific Rim: Uprising from Universal Studios and Geekstronomy

Everyone loves a giveaway. This time around we have the giant robot vs. giant monsters blockbuster, Pacific Rim: Uprising. Thanks to our friends we can offer one (1) lucky winner a Blu-ray copy of the film. Entering is as easy … Continue reading

Posted in Astronaut Selection (Contests) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Training Simulations: Turtle Beach Expands ESPORTS Roster with Allegiance Gaming

Turtle Beach (NASDAQ: HEAR) (NASDAQ: HEAR) the leading gaming headset and audio accessory brand, today announced a new partnership with esports franchise Team Allegiance. This partnership will see Turtle Beach equipping Allegiance’s Rocket League team as they do battle in … Continue reading

Posted in Training Simulations | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Equipment: Hasbro Announces San Diego Comic Con Exclusive Star Wars Figures-Fan Favorite Doctor Aphra!

The first announcement from Hasbro regarding SDCC is a big one. Fans have wanted a Doctor Aphra figure for a long time and she is finally here! This makes us wish we were going to be in California in July.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Equipment: Hasbro Announces San Diego Comic Con Exclusive Star Wars Figures-Fan Favorite Doctor Aphra!

Equipment: Marvel Select Star-Lord Action Figure from Diamond Select Toys

I have been a big fan of the Marvel Select figures from Diamond Select Toys for years. My favorite is still the Hawkeye figure from The Avengers (2014). It could be because that was my first Marvel Select or maybe … Continue reading

Posted in Equipment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Equipment: Marvel Select Star-Lord Action Figure from Diamond Select Toys

Equipment: The Ecto-1 Vehicle from Playmobil with Special Guest Reviewers The Red Cup Review

Ghostbusters is one of those properties that truly appeals to children of all ages. There are fans now sharing the movie with their children or in some cases their grandchildren. I guess it is fair to say that the Ghostbusters … Continue reading

Posted in Equipment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Equipment: The Ecto-1 Vehicle from Playmobil with Special Guest Reviewers The Red Cup Review

Equipment: First Look at the Hasbro Marvel Legends 6 Inch Venom Figures…Including Spider-Ham!

Fans of Venom cannot wait for new film movie starring Tom Hardy as the poor unfortunate soul who merges with an alien life form to become one of the most popular villains in the Marvel Universe. With the movie still … Continue reading

Posted in Equipment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Equipment: First Look at the Hasbro Marvel Legends 6 Inch Venom Figures…Including Spider-Ham!