Mike’s Amazing World of Comics is a fantastic resource for comic book indexes, cover galleries, and more. Perhaps the coolest feature on the site though, is the virtual Newsstand. Just enter a month and year (or cover date) and the site returns a page showing the cover of every comic on the stands that month. […]
Tag Archive 'DC'
Hey–NYCC has come and gone, but if you need to catch up on action figure news from Hasbro and Mattel, head on over to The Fwoosh and Action Figure Pics.
Head on over to TheShortBox.com where we attempt to answer the question. DC has attempted to ‘de-age’ their heroes with the New 52 reboot. The stumbling block for Batman? Robin, Robin, and Robin.
Let your O.C.D. freak flag fly with some great new apps for action figure collectors. A full checklist for your plastic horde is now only a touch screen away. Three Brothers Apps’ “Collection” series of mobile apps allow you to track your collection with checklists, want lists, pictures and cross referencing. There are versions for […]
“This is all about the chair, isn’t it?” – Hagop’s Girlfriend In the latest installment, my girlfriend reviews the DC Club Infinite Earths exclusive Metron figure, by Mattel.
The Geek Guru known only as “Tenbones” has joined with Costume Contumely to share his vast wisdom with the world. It’s the only advice column dedicated to issues of geekdom (that we know of!). If you’re in need of wisdom, insight, or direction, you can email Tenbones at: email@example.com. This week: Star Wars indoctrination and […]
If the New York Yankee starting lineup were DC Comics’ Justice League, here’s who they would be: Derek Jeter – Batman He’s the leader, but he’s no rah-rah cheerleader type. He leads by example. And when you get out of line, he won’t yell at you; he’ll just stare at you with a withering disappointment […]
“I would say you could get rid of all your other superheroes because this is the zenith of action figures. It will never be better than this. This guy wins the award.” -Hagop’s Girlfriend My girlfriend is back with another review. Today, she takes a look over the DC Universe Classics Legion of Superheroes 12-pack […]
We have coverage already going up at TheFwoosh.com here and here, with more to come as the weekend develops. Go check it out!
Posted in Interviews on Aug 9th, 2011
If you’re a comic book reader, you probably know that “Kirby crackle” refers to the signature, spherical representation of “crackling” energy rendered prolifically by the great Jack Kirby. You should also know that Kirby Krackle is a nerd rock band with its own crackling energy. They’ve just released their third full album, Super Powered Love, […]