Hard Copy: DC Primal Age Comic Book is a Target Exclusive

DC PRIMAL AGE—a new comic book based on the popular retro-style Funko action figure line of the same name—is now available for purchase exclusively at Target stores.

The 100-page one-shot is rooted in the sword and sorcery genre and creates a barbarian mythos behind the Funko action figures, presenting glimpses into the reimagined backstories and superpowers of Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman and other iconic DC characters. Continue reading

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Equipment: In Stores Now from Diamond Select…Aquaman, Shazam and New Kingdom Hearts

The new year is well underway, and DST has delivered a truckload of toys to your local comic shop! Vinimates based on the recent Aquaman Movie are washing ashore, and Vinimates from the upcoming Kingdom Hearts III video game are telling a Toy Story! Plus, a Gallery PVC of Shazam, just in time for the movie, and an assortment of Kingdom Hearts action figures! It’s the best of all worlds! Find a comic shop at comicshoplocator.com or order through your favorite online retailer! Continue reading

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Hard Copy: New Edition of War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells with a Short Story by Gary Morgenstein

War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells has been the introduction into science fiction for many people. This novel has been assigned by countless English teachers since it was first published. This tale of Martian invasion has sparked the imaginations of many a sky watcher; as well as inspiring a radio play that caused mass panic (which is a bit of an urban legend). Continue reading

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Equipment: Captain Marvel Soars Into Walgreens Stores with New Minimates!

The highly anticipated Captain Marvel movie is almost here, and Marvel mania is at an all-time high! So what better time to launch the Captain Marvel Minimates line, with an exclusive assortment of two-packs at Walgreens stores nationwide!

Marvel Movie Minimates Captain Marvel assortment soars into Walgreens on Jan. 15, with four different two-packs, all of them exclusive to Walgreens stores! Captain Marvel herself comes packed with the Kree Starforce member Bron Char, while Marvel in her Starforce uniform comes with Starforce member Korath (first seen in Guardians of the Galaxy). Continue reading

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Vids: Warner Home Entertainment Announces Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald Release Date

Welcome back to Hogwarts when “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald,” the second of five all new adventures from the Wizarding WorldTM created by J.K. Rowling, arrives on 4K UHD Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD Special Edition and Digital.

The 4K UHD Combo Pack and the Blu-ray Combo pack include an extended cut of the film with more than seven minutes of deleted scenes added, available as a digital download. Also featured is an audio introduction by director David Yates and over an hour of fantastic special features. Continue reading

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Transmissions: Review of Season 1 of Star Trek: Discovery

I had been a bit apprehensive about watching the latest incarnation of Star Trek, Star Trek: Discovery; a new Trek is a prequel set 10 years before Kirk commanded the Enterprise. Two of the things that made me question the direction of this new series were the introduction of a new type of drive called a Spore Drive and the introduction of Spock’s adoptive sister. Neither of these things have ever been spoken of before and yet they suddenly appeared.

CAUTION: SPOILERS AHEAD
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Vids: Jerry O’Connell and Cast Set to Attend World Premiere of Reign of the Supermen This Thursday 1/10 in Los Angeles

Jerry O’Connell, the voice of Superman, heads an impressive lineup of cast and filmmakers set to attend the World Premiere of Reign of the Supermen, the next entry in the popular, ongoing series of DC Universe Movies, at The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills this Thursday, January 10, 2019. Filmmakers and members of the voice cast will attend the event for red carpet media interviews and a post-screening panel discussion. Continue reading

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Equipment: Marvel is Celebrating 80 Years and it will be a Year Long Party of Special Releases…Here is a Look at Some of Hasbro’s Releases

2019 officially marks the 80th anniversary of Marvel! To acknowledge 8 decades of iconic stories, Marvel has planned an exciting year-long celebration across publishing, animation, new media, collectibles, games, and more. Superheroes have come a long way in 80 years.

Hasbro is thrilled to be joining Marvel in the celebrations and to kick things off we’re excited to share preorder links to Marvel Legends Series 6-inch Professor X with Hover Chair and Deadpool with Scooter. Here is a look at these 2 figures and read more to find out what 2019 has to offer for Marvel fans. Continue reading

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Vids: A Fairytale Twist On Deadpool 2 The Whole Squad Can Enjoy Arrives On Digital With Movies Anywhere And Blu-ray™ January 15

From the studio that brought you Anastasia and Ever After comes a fairy tale that doesn’t go by the book. Everyone’s favorite disreputable Super Hero returns with a twist on Deadpool 2 that the whole gang can enjoy. Watch Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) as he teams up with Domino (Zazie Beet), Cable (Josh Brolin) and the rest of the X-Force to prove that family is not an F-word. With over 20 minutes of new footage and jam-packed with surprises, you’ll wonder why the fudge they even bothered with the original version. Continue reading

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Equipment: Diamond Select has Their Sights Set on Warmer Days with the Announcement of these Hot Summer Releases

2019 is almost here, and DST is already gearing up for summer! With six months to go until swimsuit season, DST is offering pre-orders on a bunch of great items, based on Bruce Lee, DC Comics, Kingdom Hearts, Marvel Comics and the Marvel Cinematic Universe! Read on for details, then pre-order through your local comic shop, or your favorite online retailer! Continue reading

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